Content warning: So much religious imagery and metaphor; self harm; suicide kind of; OCD being terrible; toxic social justice; ableism; homophobia; mention of other forms of -isms and the un-fun things that go along with it.
This was written for Autistics Speaking Day in November, 2014. I wanted to post it here as well, since I am pretty proud of this.
I’m now 21 and have been professionally diagnosed since writing this! It has been an interesting year and a bit.
Hi all! I’m Casey. I’m a student teacher from Australia, and I plan to do my Masters in Special Education. This year I will be living in Japan as an exchange student, which I am sure is going to have a lot of interesting challenges considering my brain. So it might be fun to blog about that here, along with my other…