An Aspie / autistic person goes to a high school reunion 


the silent wave

Last year at this time, I was preparing to go to my high school reunion.

I had never gotten around to writing about it. Today, I will.

It would be the first reunion I had ever attended; there were indeed five-, ten-, and fifteen-year reunions, but circumstances had always prohibited me from going. Last year marked the 20-year. And despite being on the heels of my most significant self-discovery ever, I was going to go, come hell or high water.

I was split between two worlds–one of excitement, and one of apprehension. This would be my first airline flight since my Asperger’s/autism spectrum discovery, and I was knee-deep in the torrential undercurrents of the reframing process, becoming aware of–and honest with myself about–how things actually affected me, coming to terms with it all, and making a little more room in my life for my newly-realized needs and adjustments.

Yeah. It…

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About Jonathan Caswell

Mr. Caswell has been composing poetry at least since High School. He has been on WORD PRESS for ten years and contributes to two other blogs beside this one. This blog has a Christian emphasis but all bloggers are welcome. Mr. Caswell chooses to---with permission--re[post material of interest

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