[AD/gifted: I was gifted this book, in exchange for a review. I have also previously collaborated with Jessica Kingsley Publishers. ]  A little while ago I wrote a piece for The Independent (yep, never imagined being able to write that!)… View Post

[GIFTED/AD: The items in this post were gifted to me at my own request for a review. I have previously collaborated with Say Nice Things and Nero’s Notes.] “Lydia, I have no idea what to get you for your birthday..”… View Post

Sometimes I feel like I am asked questions purely because I am on the Autistic spectrum; at other times, it’s hard to understand. Here are seventeen questions for you to ask somebody #ActuallyAutistic ! … View Post

Sometimes I wonder why I went into journalism. Journalists are brave, bold; they love to network, have no trouble talking to people. These days, you will probably see me standing at the edge of a group, just listening; I do… View Post

Back in January, for the first time ever, I met a man who has Aspergers Syndrome, who was also open about this condition, and what it meant to him. (The others are usually online, and have not been diagnosed.) We… View Post