Category: The Aspie Life


As you might suspect, I went birding for Halloween. Paju, near the border with North Korea, continues to be very good to me. As the weather continues to cool, it should only keep getting better. Regardless, despite my low mood (who doesn’t have a… Continue Reading “Bird-Or-treat”

Straight from the Grouse’s mouth

the new handshake

Khongor Sand Dunes, Mongolia

In early October of 2017, a long break for Korean Thanksgiving (or 좔석) allowed me to visit a country that had always fascinated me and captivated my imagination. After I booked the flight, I told my father, rather excitedly. Used to pictures of me… Continue Reading “Khongor Sand Dunes, Mongolia”

How we live now, in a photo

Winnie bear

Yesterday, I took a picture of me cuddling my Winnie Bear. I sent it to a friend. Maybe she would find it cute. When you are down, bored, and animation is suspended, Look no further than your own Winnie Bear. Turn on your Netflix,… Continue Reading “Winnie bear”


Some sweet potatoes I cooked this morning

The sweet potatoes are roasting. The garlic is roasting. The onions are stir-frying. I am roasting, too. Roasting in inertia. I will remember HIV for triggering my hypochondria when I was 11. I will remember COVID-19 for triggering my boredom when I was 35… Continue Reading “ROAST OF INERTIA”

ASPIE Thoughts on covid-19

#abidebyrestrictions #practicesocialdistancing #washyourhands #thinkofthebulnerable #testtesttest #flattenthecurve #singlepayernow #medicareforall #wewillseethesunagain

On empathy

Today someone asked me, quite innocently, how I could be an aspie and an empath at the same time. I wasn’t offended at all. After all, she is a friend. However, I did say that a lot of the social skills I do have… Continue Reading “On empathy”

Anxiety in a crazy world

Sometimes, you have to settle for having “a day” πŸ™‚

Life...Take 2

I hope that someone sees this page and decides not to give up...

Karina Teuma

Sydney Marine Life, Marine Biology, Snorkelling, Freediving, Scuba Diving


Fishing tips and ideas

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Lost Cities. Sacred Spaces. Curious Places.


Travel Blog of a Budget Traveler sharing stories on travel, books & Vegetarian Food

P e d r o L

storytelling the world

Love Travelling Blog

Travel diaries providing inspiration for planning the perfect trip


the beauty of a life of travel

The Art of Blogging

For bloggers who aspire to inspire

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A list of blogs by Actually Autistic bloggers

Living with Autism

My life, experiences, facts and knowledge on autism.


Live to Inspire

The Frugal Expat

Not all who wander are lost

Aspie Nomad

Define yourself. Defy your limits.