Sometimes I feel like I’m not exactly a complete autistic person.
What does that mean?
Well, it’s kind of hard to pin down, but I’ll do my best.
I can say with certainty that it’s not like I feel like a fraud. I know that I’m on the Asperger’s/autism spectrum. I knew it before I went for my formal evaluation. I knew it when I looked up the characteristics. I knew it when I read the incredible blog posts of other people on the Asperger’s/autism spectrum. I knew it when I started blogging. I knew it when I joined social media. And finally, it was corroborated by my formal diagnosis.
So, I know that I’m for real. Oh, there have been a tiny (single-handed) few people who were pretty much out of touch with reality, who tried to accuse me of being a fraud, or somehow less-than-real.
But I am…
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