Image Description: a large cluster of smiley faces in the centre of the picture. In the background are multicoloured words against a black background like breath, here and now, accept, track, sense repeatedly printed in the background over and over again. Since the end of October 2016, I have been trying and failing to find … Continue reading The Dysfunction Junction: Is There A Specialist In The House?
Image Description: a large cluster of smiley faces in the centre of the picture. In the background are words like breath, here & now, accept, track, sense repeatedly printed in the background over and over again. Welcome to The Dysfunction Junction, a series of blog-posts I am going to write as I try to figure … Continue reading The Dysfunction Junction ~ An Introduction
In my family, Music is a big deal, and every Christmas I would make Mix-Tape Style CD's for my friends and family. Unfortunately, one of my parents would regularly work Christmas Day, and would listen to the CD on the way to work. My father is a walking encyclopedia on the History of Music. If … Continue reading Audio Stimming: Postmodern Jukebox
I've been friends with my mate Robert for nearly ten years, since Secondary College and he's one of the few secondary college friends I've managed to keep in contact with. However, my mate Robert has Autism, mild Aspergers to be specific, and while early on in our friendship it did cause a few communication problems … Continue reading My Social Skills – Part 2
On the 5th of March, my step-father Norman passed away from a heart-attack, his passing, on the surface, appeared to be a sudden shock and still does not seem real. However, in retrospect, the incident of a heart-attack was simply inevitable, my step-father's male lineage is severely afflicted with stubborn men suffering and dying from … Continue reading The Howl of The Black Dog
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=P368_AsiMkA Welcome, this week's post is about My Social Skills and, most importantly, my Lack there of them. I'm not sure if I should turn this into a series, I certainly have enough material to do so, but I'll see how it goes, technically I'm not supposed to be posting anything at all and should … Continue reading My Social Skills – Part 1
I hesitate with this post because I'm reluctant to complain about a first world problem, especially since there are so many people in different parts of the world actively stopping girls and women from gaining an education https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gjGL6YY6oMs However, I have been reassured that it's okay to give voice to our struggles, that when we … Continue reading Another Brick In The Wall
I have a couple of University assignments I need to work on this week, so I'm updating my blog today instead of on Sunday. Anyway, on with the Post! I am a big fan of Todd In The Shadows Pop Song Reviews and I was watching this last week: POP SONG REVIEW: "All About That … Continue reading The Impossible Status of Perfection