Woman jumping high between two hills, silhouetted against a sunset.
I … don’t think she’s gonna make it.

Identifying and accepting our individual strengths — and weaknesses — is crucial to our success

colorful salad bar with a wide variety of vegetables, meats, and cheeses

Because ‘spectrum’ is hella confusing

over-ear headphones around the neck of a young woman

I thought it was too late for change, but I was wrong

Photo by David Mark

Science shows that principles are no match for money

“The odd American idea that giving money to political campaigns is free speech means that the very rich have far more speech, and so in effect far more voting power, than other citizens.”

— Timothy Snyder

How could my most extraordinary skill also be my greatest weakness?

But my clumsiness was a clue I didn’t know how to interpret

Some autistic brains do a lot of heavy lifting behind the scenes

Karawynn Long

Autistic polymath reader & writer.

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