autism

Being Labeled “High Functioning” Kept Me Isolated and Hindered My Personal Growth

cw: ableism, functioning labels, attempted suicide   When I was 12 years old, I was diagnosed with "high-functioning Asperger's Syndrome". I didn't know it then, but this essentially translated to "you're basically normal, so you're going to get none of the help you actually need, as well as have your struggles hand-waved." While I did… Continue reading Being Labeled “High Functioning” Kept Me Isolated and Hindered My Personal Growth

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Happy April!

Welp, I'm a day late for #RedInstead, and I didn't do anything for it this year. Whoops. Sadly, I've been having an extremely hard time balancing my IRL and online lives. However, my mood overall has been improving, and I'm feeling far more positive than I've been in the past couple of months. I chock… Continue reading Happy April!

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Welp

I'm trying to keep this thing updated, I really am. Unfortunately I just can't seem to find decent subject matter to write about. So, uh, life update I guess? My mood's still suffering, as is my sleep. I'm still having nightmares about my ex, and I still don't know what to do about it. I'm… Continue reading Welp