Hyperfocused Passion

Symptom checklists often say people with autism have “restricted interests.” I think of them as hyperfocused passions. We’re like spiders, who spin a web everyday, adding to it new knowledge or design, to perfect our passions. No one would tell a spider try building a nest instead!

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