Category Archives: aspergers

Finally

Breakthrough Corporation 1805 Maryville Pike Knoxville TN 37920 Dear Breakthrough Corporation, Enclosed with this letter is a donation check for $477.00. That may seem like an odd amount (and literally, it is) but there is a reason for this unusual … Continue reading

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World Autism Day

Today is World Autism Day. Since The Elder and Myself both fall under the umbrella of Autism, this is our day, kind of. Now, I don’t expect The Elder to do anything special for World Autism Day, well maybe he … Continue reading

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Awareness on good ole Rocky Top

Rocky Top Markets is going to help us raise autism awareness by offering a fundraiser at their 38 locations in the East Tennessee area, which covers over 12 counties. This event will last during the months of April, May and … Continue reading

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The Mysterious Aspergers

This Article has been around for some time now (Aug 2007). It’s the New Yorker article about Tim Page, an adult with Asperger’s, he recently spoke at the University of Missouri and here is the student newspaper article about the … Continue reading

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UPDATE: Prise de Fer

Yesterday I posted about Nathan, a young fencer who has Aspergers Syndrome. Well, I received an email from his father with some information about Nathan and his dog: The dog came from Susquehanna Service Dogs in Harrisburg, PA. They train … Continue reading

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Prise de Fer

Prise de Fer (French : Literally take the steel); also “Taking the Blade”; an engagement of the blades that attempts to control the opponent’s weapon. See also beat, press, expulsion, bind, croisé, envelopment, opposition, transfer. I was chatting online with … Continue reading

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Step in the Right Direction

I’m in a much better mind frame now then when I was just 1.25 hours ago. I made it to the bank, got the letter I needed, had some fees reimbursed, paid a bill that was late (and I didn’t … Continue reading

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GI Joe and Naked Oatmeal

In the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM IV) the following is one of the symptoms for diagnosis of Asperger’s Syndrome (p77)B. Restricted repetitive and stereotyped patterns of behavior, interests, and activities, as manifested by at least one … Continue reading

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Aspergian Christmas

Earlier in December, I had decided that I was going to write a post about Christmas’ past and how what I experienced was related to my Aspergers and what stuff was just “the Holidays”. But instead of being an Oracle … Continue reading

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Ransom: Good Marketing

Seasoned Readers here know that I am a sucker for great Marketing. I have been known to purchase a certain Diet Soda just about exclusively because they run a Reward program that involves Codes that I put in My account … Continue reading

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