I’d Like to Come Out as Autistic at Work, But it’s Hard to Explain

Because I’ve been so programmed into internalized ableism myself that when I think about saying some of these things out loud to my direct supervisor, for instance, even I think I sound weird.

I mean, I could probably get through some of the more technical attributes, like explaining the concept of “executive dysfunction” and “masking” and “autistic…

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The MemorAutist

The MemorAutist

Jean Miller. 🤫 Uneducated Galilean. Renegades4Life. Micah 6:8. Sober 11+. #ActuallyAutistic | #hopewriters | Coming to you from White Trash, Rural America.