Let’s discuss driving. This milestone seems simple to NT people, but life behind the wheel is daunting for most autistic individuals. Even so, lack of transportation is a barrier to employment. Also, relying on others for transport can become a source of anxiety and result in feelings of burdensomeness. The truth is, I failed my […]

Worldwide Outsider

If you’re going to travel to a country with a culture that is foreign to you, think on this: Locals who don’t know you’re on the spectrum will often perceive aspie eccentricities as intriguing cultural differences!

Research First

I rarely throw myself into a new environment. First, I research online, plan an hourly schedule, and look up maps. Once I arrive, I take a good chunk of time to just explore and understand my surroundings. The day is always much more fun as a result!