Autism n Aspergers

Socials and Meltdowns: Autism and Socializing

Socials and Meltdowns: Autism and Socializing


August 20, 2017    Aaron Parsons

A sort-of meltdown at a social I attended a few months ago confirmed that my struggles on the autism/Aspergers spectrum really suck on a physical level (also, welcome to the …

Getting Stuck: Rituals, Routine, Obsessions, and Aspergers

Getting Stuck: Rituals, Routine, Obsessions, and Aspergers


August 13, 2017    Aaron Parsons

Rituals, routine, and obsessions are a featured characteristic of those who struggle with Aspergers. This is unfortunately one of my weaknesses known as getting stuck. It is also an occasional …

Making Peace: Autism and Acceptance

Making Peace: Autism and Acceptance


August 9, 2017    Aaron Parsons

I attended a geek/fandom-based bible study last year. It’s a small group full of Christians who are into geeky things. It’s pretty cool actually. We were talking about Pokemon, Jonah …

Repetitive Homework: Autism and Repetitive Stuff

Repetitive Homework: Autism and Repetitive Stuff


August 4, 2017    Aaron Parsons

When I talk about Homework, I’m not talking about the subjects I’ve learn in school or college. The older I get, the more frustrated I am with schoolwork, especially when …

Getting Over Shyness and Other Autism Myths

Getting Over Shyness and Other Autism Myths


August 3, 2017    Aaron Parsons

So I was talking to a person who I thought was a friend. We had gone back years. He saw how I grew and struggled with Aspergers Syndrome throughout the …

Rising Up: Autism and Awareness

Rising Up: Autism and Awareness


August 2, 2017    Aaron Parsons

Is autism or autism awareness on the rise? Let’s talk and get right into it as there are a ton of factors to consider when discussing the two subjects rising …

Will My Autistic Friend/Child Be Saved? Autism and Romans 10:9

Will My Autistic Friend/Child Be Saved? Autism and Romans 10:9


August 1, 2017    Aaron Parsons

Disclaimer: The words in the post may or may not be edited as I’m still trying to figure things out with the Lord’s help. I understand it’s a very sensitive …

Look At Me: Autism and Eye Contact

Look At Me: Autism and Eye Contact


August 1, 2017    Aaron Parsons

“Look at me…LOOK AT ME!” My supervisor has a way of getting people’s attention. He could be wondering why or if my right eye has taken five minutes to itself. …

Can’t Say What I Want to Say: Autism and Communication

Can’t Say What I Want to Say: Autism and Communication


August 1, 2017    Aaron Parsons

Kids with autism always get the bad rap for being mischievous when others see the screaming, hitting, self-abuse, stimming, and even biting. I understand where this is coming from. We …