Autism CONTINUUM Disorder?

Okay, so this is probably going to be an unpopular opinion, but… Hear me out, okay? We keep saying things like the autism spectrum, on the spectrum, and my personal pet-peeve: high/low end of the spectrum. But what, exactly, is the spectrum? What do we mean when we say the spectrum? When most people think…… Continue reading Autism CONTINUUM Disorder?

Coming Out… As Autistic

A little bit of personal history about myself, but I’m curious to get your takes on it, as well. There are many overlapping areas between ASD communities and LGBTQIA+ communities (forgive me if my alphabet is inaccurate, please), although I’m positive there’s more than I can be aware of as a single, white, heterosexual, male…… Continue reading Coming Out… As Autistic

I’m So Excited to Post This, I Don’t Even Have a Title Picked Out Yet…

Okay, so maybe some of you have seen my recent string of tweets alluding to this post. If you haven’t, get on that. This is important. Also, just to provide a quick unrelated update on that WEGO Health Awards nomination, I was not a finalist, but I appreciate the endorsements I received. It means the…… Continue reading I’m So Excited to Post This, I Don’t Even Have a Title Picked Out Yet…

The Great Schism of Autism

Hello, Dear Spectrumites! I want to take some time today to talk about something that’s been bothering me for quite some time… The Great Schism of Autism. Okay, so what exactly do I mean by this? “Jon, are you getting political again?” Well… Yes, and no. Yes, in that the outcome of this Schism will…… Continue reading The Great Schism of Autism