Blog Articles

Autism from the inside.
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Acceptance

I’m Not Broken, But I Have Been Hurt

I used to despair that I was always a little (or a lot) different no matter how hard I tried to fit in. Figuring out I’m autistic explained why, but created a complicated relationship with that feeling of being broken.

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Masking

How to Unmask

Once you’ve figured out that you’re masking, and want to do so less, how do you unmask? Here’s my philosophy.

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