I can relate to a lot discussed here. Our world is definitely different from “standard-issue” experience.
Part 3 of the 5 post series, Not Autistic Enough
Everywhere around me is music. I call this music Shadow Songs. Just as everything around us casts a shadow, everything I see sings its own unique music. I have published many tracks of my shadow songs.
Recently I visited New York City with a good friend and my daughter as we were bringing her back from college for the summer. We visited the 9/11 Memorial Site. In this retelling of my experience, I try to describe the sensory experience it had one me.
For those of you who have not read my book, I Am Snamuh, I may need to explain a few things. I have a constant soundtrack and dialogue going on in my mind. My communication is often interrupted by something I call word muddle, which is my mind shuffling through my entire catalogue of words in order…
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