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SimplyWandering's Recent Activity

  1. SimplyWandering rated Kalinychta's post Agree in the thread Being yourself vs trying to fit societies’ expectations.

    I, too, was misdiagnosed with bipolar disorder years ago. It’s a common misdiagnosis because so many of us experience what’s called...

    Oct 16, 2019 at 5:46 PM
  2. SimplyWandering rated Shaun-Junior Bishop's post Optimistic in the thread Im not sure how long i can keep going. Can someone please give me advice.

    Thank you so much for all the support guys, it has helped me souch. This forum has made me feel not so alone anymore. I feel like i know...

    Oct 16, 2019 at 12:09 PM
  3. SimplyWandering replied to the thread HAPPY BIRTHDAY...EVERYBODY.

    Ah thanks, much appreciated. I actually forgot about it until my mother and bf mentioned it

    Oct 16, 2019 at 7:33 AM
  4. SimplyWandering liked SusanLR's post in the thread Isolation getting worse.

    I see you are a fairly new member, so welcome, ghostie. Are you happy when you are alone and isolated? Is the anxiety just when you go...

    Oct 15, 2019 at 10:15 AM
  5. SimplyWandering replied to the thread Is this phrase acceptable to describe autistic people?.

    One of my NT acquaintances/friends who knows I am Autistic often says to me “that’s weird,” “your weird” and when I say I am not weird...

    Oct 15, 2019 at 10:13 AM
  6. SimplyWandering rated Streetwise's post Winner in the thread Being yourself vs trying to fit societies’ expectations.

    I want to find a world where I don’t feel the way I do

    Oct 15, 2019 at 10:08 AM
  7. SimplyWandering rated Judge's post Agree in the thread Being yourself vs trying to fit societies’ expectations.

    I just look at such a question this way. It isn't a matter of forcing myself "to fit in". Mainly because no matter how much I might want...

    Oct 14, 2019 at 5:25 PM
  8. SimplyWandering liked Pats's post in the thread Being yourself vs trying to fit societies’ expectations.

    I actually feel it in a sense. I'm myself and won't change or conform in many ways, but in other ways there is pressure to conform....

    Oct 14, 2019 at 1:34 PM
  9. SimplyWandering liked AHClemist's post in the thread Being yourself vs trying to fit societies’ expectations.

    For me, "fitting in" was always a matter of hiding in plain sight. The less anyone noticed me, the better. Rather than act out and be...

    Oct 14, 2019 at 1:33 PM
  10. SimplyWandering replied to the thread Being yourself vs trying to fit societies’ expectations.

    I edited it. That is now available. Thanks

    Oct 14, 2019 at 9:54 AM
  11. SimplyWandering replied to the thread Im not sure how long i can keep going. Can someone please give me advice.

    :) Welcome to the site , Shaun. Unfortunately I don’t know much about the laws in the UK. I’m just curious what you think a diagnosis...

    Oct 14, 2019 at 8:56 AM
  12. SimplyWandering rated LateBloomer's post Agree in the thread Being yourself vs trying to fit societies’ expectations.

    I know exactly how you feel , being chronically misunderstood is isolating . For me , I think that between my lack of social skills ,...

    Oct 14, 2019 at 8:49 AM
  13. SimplyWandering rated OrdinaryCitizen's post Agree in the thread Memory issues part of ASD?.

    Here are my symptoms tell me if any of you have same and how typical are memory problems for people with ASD? I have no problem...

    Oct 14, 2019 at 7:38 AM
  14. SimplyWandering posted a new thread.

    Being yourself vs trying to fit societies’ expectations

    I bet I am not the only one here who feels this way. I try to be myself , but I find it difficult to be ignored and not listened to. I...

    Forum: General Autism Discussion

    Oct 14, 2019 at 7:24 AM
  15. SimplyWandering rated Aspychata's post Winner in the thread NT's vs Aspie thinking..

    But l do understand the OP's point. l can look at something from many different ways because my brain likes to visit all the different...

    Oct 13, 2019 at 8:14 AM