ILLUMINATION
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ILLUMINATION

A Neurodivergent Superpower

An absolute sense of ethics

A sign about teaching morality and knowledge
Photo by George Pagan III on Unsplash

Autism runs in the family

I’ve grown in self-awareness because I understand my family of origin (my FOO) has autism. One of the characteristics I recognize in myself is a strong streak of black and white thinking. Therapists have always pointed it out to me and attributed it to my bipolar mind, but I’m questioning where it comes…

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Jackie Olsen

Jackie Olsen

Come for the insights on aging, leave with a doggie bag full of frogs and exoplanets. Now more poems about vacuuming! she/her/hers