Isolation & Self-Help After an Autism Diagnosis » The Aspergian
I have lived my life as an Autistic. I only found out aged 46. I was relieved because it gave me so many answers to questions that had always plagued my existence, but it left me vulnerable. I was suddenly without armour, a bundle of raw and unprotected nerves. An Autistic’s life can be very lonely. Mine was. I never fit in, and I didn’t know why. I have been lonely all my life. I have severe social anxiety, so I distance myself from people as much as possible. After realizing I had autism, I felt even more distance, and the fact that IRead More →