Wonderful post. I see so much that I can relate to. Just wonderful.
This assemblage piece is a work in progress which I’m developing for a performance.
This post modestly observes that the deficit model for autistic people is neurologically biased.
For me one of the clearest differences between myself and the neuro-majority is one of pace. In comparison my processing speed can appear snail like – but is this bad?
Generally, I like significantly less volume of input in my life than my NT contemporaries. And I’ve noticed that I like to go deep into the kind of ‘information bank’ I prefer.
In this state experience and thought tends to the profound and considered. Like so many autistics I know I go full on in and bask in the kind of emersion that generates my favourite state, that of flow.
Once in flow I turn what I’m handling this way and that. I see the object of my interest from many angles as I…
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