After gaining access to communicate his thoughts through typing, one of Trevor's first requests was for a cool haircut. And it was great. But sometimes, Trevor has trouble getting his mind and body to work in sync.
Autistic artist and writer, Ra Vashtar, shares "Crossed Wire's Song," a poem about being different, accompanied by "mind not to scale." an art piece exploring the experience of a mind that feels too big.
Using personal experience and science, I was able to self diagnose myself in my early twenties. Finding the average age of an autistic is 36 - 37 years old...I let that sink in for a few months as I started to battle with myself about what I should focus on in the next phase of my life.