About the Author

I wrote that thing you like (or don’t).

When I’m not writing, I’m coaching colorguard/winterguard or spoiling my nieces, nephews, and cats.

If you’re curious about my professional writing services, check out my portfolio here.

About This Blog

I started blogging in 2007 or thereabouts. For a long time, this blog served as a dumping ground for odd ideas and random thoughts I found funny.

Recently, I’ve been focusing its contents a bit more. You’ll find advice on fiction writing, freelance writing, harnessing creativity, and managing various forms of neurodivergence.

Questions? Want me to talk about something I haven’t yet? Drop your ideas in the comments here!

18 thoughts on “About

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  16. Cam says:

    Yet another Girl Scout handbook question! (But NOT an appraisal request)
    Do you happen to know what year the Junior handbook switched from being printed on uncoated paper to coated? Early 1970s, but do you happen to know exactly what year/impression? I have a copy of the Eleventh impression (1969) but it’s on uncoated paper.


  17. Megan McLaughlin says:

    Hi. I am writing a book on autism and human rights in the United States. In my chapter on early interventions, I wanted to quote something you said in your old blog, Autistic Academic. However, I can’t find it online anymore. Is there any way to get access to your old post on “functioning and functioning labels,” where you talk about your experiences with ABA and masking?
    You can respond either on my WordPress account or directly to:


  18. Matthew Braunschweig says:

    Have you given A Generation of Sociopaths a read? It is a fairly good explanation of the “why” underlying your simpsons piece. Interestingly, it discusses how boomers have lived that unattainable lifestyle by mortgaging future generations week being, and ginger mHomer is literally right in the middle of the boomer gen


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