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  1. S

    Who wants to write a book this March?

    I used to be a part of a few online groups who would do something called February Album-Writing Month. Basically what that would entail is spending the whole month creating an album, not necessarily to release it to the world immediately thereafter (even though that's certainly an option), but...
  2. autism-and-autotune

    Is the notion of writing a memoir silly?

    Since my diagnosis, I've been indulging in memoirs of fellow individuals with Autism. The first couple books I read with my fiancee include Unmasking Autism by Devon Price (much recommended!) and But you Don't Look Autistic by Bianca Toeps. On the docket is one book by Temple Grandin (her...
  3. vespertineautumn

    Has anyone read 'Crippled' by disabled academic and journalist Frances Ryan?

    Has anyone read 'Crippled' by disabled academic and journalist, Frances Ryan? Note: This is queried on account of the prospect of a non-fiction book group being created. Full-title citation below: Ryan, F. (2019) Crippled: Austerity and the demonisation of disabled people. Verso Books.


    My name is Michael Tanzer and I published because I thought it was important to share my story, my voice. I am an adult who has Autism. Many people with autism have a voice, but are not always “heard”. It seems as though others often speak about or of them. “MICHAELISM: My POV on Life with...
  5. Vindicator Phoenix

    People/Characters Similar to You

    Which famous people and/or characters resemble you (in appearance and/or personality)? Feel free: to include multiple people/characters and to describe your similarities to them. To whom do you relate?
  6. Jenisautistic

    Writing a story about an guardian angel

    Hello I have an idea for a story where a young girl Loses her parents in a car accident (caused by a drunk driver) her brother saves her However this siblingThis older brother is actually her guardian angel He dresses up as a superhero for her But she doesn’t know that he’s a superhero They...
  7. Jenisautistic

    Book Review: Out of my mind by Sharon Draper

    I’m just going to repost what I have in the description in case you don’t see it I haven’t read this book for a very very long time so it’s like I’m giving another first impression It was hard to say anything without spoiling it Sometimes I have a little problem communicating and when I’m...
  8. Jenisautistic

    Fish in a tree first impressions/review and a bit of an update

    hi I’ve been trying to read better over the few months or so . And for every book I readI’m going to try to reviewing . This is fish in a tree by Lynda Marllaly hunt I’ve heard that hey if you talk about the books you read you’ll understand it better . And I’m trying to not let my...
  9. Jenisautistic


    Rolling with the trend of people showing their books on YouTube and doing book hauls. so I decided to make my own Book Haul video. i’m trying my best not to try to read and understand when I read as much as I can .even though reading makes me want to throw up and makes my head spin I still love...
  10. M

    The Book Club

    This is a thread dedicated for any book discussion. I’ve noticed from the “topics you talk often about “ that there are a few who like to read. So, if you want to talk about your favorite book that you’re currently reading again, have a book that just spoke to you and your soul or have a...
  11. Desertphile

    The business of writing, from a Level One Autistic point of view

    A year ago I wrote a memoir titled DESERTPHILE: A PERFECTLY SANE MISANTHROPE HIDES IN THE DESERT. I am still looking for a literary agent to represent that manuscript. Is there anyone here who has autism and has written a memoir? If so, how many I get a copy to read? Thank you.
  12. Jenisautistic

    writing about The Outsiders *Spoilers* And trying to push through a possible shut down

    Going through a brain fog right now. Although right now at this moment it’s not bad as it was before. Have some stuff going on. Sometimes I get like this Like the blank page I started on. Creative and in a way just plain in a rut. But still staying positive! Possible shutdown ? Anyway...
  13. Mr Allen

    Should I write a book about my life so far?

    It would be kind of an autobiography, in some ways a comedy, others rather tragic. And if I wrote and got the book published, who would play me in the movie of it? :D
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