The Cage

I am a nonspeaking teen who types to communicate. I learned to communicate this way when I was nine years old. This was the year I learned Rapid Prompting Method (RPM) with Soma Mukhopadhyay, RPM’s creator. My life changed forever the day I met Soma.  Being able to communicate after many years of silence was […]

Poetry: Autism Is Invisible

Shoes on water, with only the sillhouette of a person standing in the reflection.

Autism is invisible. The autism was invisible When I said the TV was too loud. The autism was invisible When I asked why people say “how are you?” all the time. The autism was invisible When I bobbed up and down on the ball of my feet When walking in the house. The autism was […]