Giant Red Flags of Autism

I look back on my childhood and teen years now and see how autistic I was in almost every memory I have. It is so obvious to me now and sometimes I am very angry that no one noticed the obvious signs. On the other hand, I grew up in the 80s, and autism, especially high-functioning autism (also called “Aspergers”) was an extremely uncommon diagnosis among girls and almost no one understood how autism presented differently in girls. (I will try to leave aside…

Autist, Ironman Worlds triathlete, Writer, Right-Brained

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