E. J. Dawson

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Those not on the social platform Twitter will have missed the enlightening conversations happening around neurodiverse authors and their writing being policed. I say this knowing full well that I myself have struggled with the idea of what it is to be an ND author. That writing our own unique story telling voices are breaking traditional rules of writing. I want to address the specifics of what I’ve uncovered in my battle… Read More

An Older Autistic – The hurtful way you are receiving an older autistic’s diagnosis #autistic #mentalhealth #older #diagnosis #aspergers

Yesterday at the dentist I had a breakdown. A full on public display of my autism. He was putting a needle in the roof of my mouth for root canal work, and I was breathing slowly and painfully through it. He told me to keep breathing, to breath with him, and I did but he went too fast. I lost it. The mask slipped through my fingers, my tenacious grip failing as… Read More