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Important Things That Guide My LIfe–Part 1 by Adam P. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Autism & Autism Spectrum So, you may wonder, how do I keep from being an angry Aspie who melts down and rages at the neurotypical world.  Medication?  That has helped in the past, and helps many i ... Read on »
Sprinkle Don’t Douse by Adam P. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Autism & Autism Spectrum Some one is quite warm and you mist them with a little cool water.  Very nice.  A bit refreshing.  Then you open up a fire hose on them.  Ouch. We Aspies have a tende ... Read on »
Eye to Eye by Adam P. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Autism & Autism Spectrum Often we Aspies have difficulty making eye contact, knowing when to and when not to stair.  I have developed a routine when in casual conversation, so that the other party ... Read on »
There Is Hope (Remembering 9/11) by Adam P. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Autism & Autism Spectrum Fires burn Countless mourn We realize we are but dust As walls collapse Our strength fails and Hope fades What super power can bring it bac ... Read on »
There is Hope (Remembering 9/11) by Adam P. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Autism & Autism Spectrum Fires burn Countless mourn We realize we are but dust As walls collapse Our strength fails and Hope fades What super power can bring it back? Fear g ... Read on »
Grief Expressed as Anger by Adam P. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Autism & Autism Spectrum In June of last year, I left my quest to be a missionary, and got a contract as a tech writer.  I was told it would be 6 to 18 months, and that they really, really wanted ... Read on »
This Weekend’s Concert Canceled by Adam P. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Autism & Autism Spectrum There’s a medical emergency in my wife’s extended family, so we need to leave town. The concert has been canceled. Adam Read on »
Aspie Family Performs Concert of Music by Adam P. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Autism & Autism Spectrum Parmenters in Concert Saturday, June 11th @ 2pm (Including special musical guests) Red Brick Coffee House 105 N. Paw Paw, Lawrence, MI 49064 269-6 ... Read on »
One……Thing……At…..A…..Time by Adam P. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Autism & Autism Spectrum I’ve been frantically looking for work as a technical writer or project manager for months.  I’ve even submitted my name to do some songwriting and recording.  Just one of ... Read on »
I Called in Advance in it Didn't Work Out by Adam P. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Autism & Autism Spectrum I have to confront some one about inapropriate behavior in a professional environment (that's as specific as I can be).  I could let it go and nothing would come of it, but ... Read on »
Art by an Aspie for sale - Darkness Hides from the Sun by Adam P. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Autism & Autism Spectrum Darkeness Hides from the Sun.  Original Oil on canvas by Adam Parmenter. $50 plus $25 for shipping. Purchases via PayPal or money order.  For more information send m ... Read on »
I’m Back!!! by Adam P. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Autism & Autism Spectrum (@Aspie @Aspies) Well, I think I’ve been away for about a month.  I just reached the overload limit in life and started switching to survival mode.  Job hunting and p ... Read on »
Aspie Artwork by Adam P. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Autism & Autism Spectrum Here are some paintings that I've done in the past.  Right now, oil painting is a great stress reliever. Hit the link below. http://www.facebook.com/album.php?aid=8289 ... Read on »
Fibromyalgia by Adam P. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Autism & Autism Spectrum Back in May of 2007 I published a short post proposing a link between sensory defensiveness and Fibromyalgia .  Over the years of this blog, that one is the most read and mo ... Read on »
Best and Worst Jobs for Aspies by Adam P. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Autism & Autism Spectrum (#Aspie #Aspies #Aspergers)  Just read an interesting post by Darian Peters called, Best and Worst Jobs for people with Aspergers .  Some interesting thoughts, but don't kno ... Read on »
Best of Aspie’s, Inc.–Watch My Mouth by Adam P. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Autism & Autism Spectrum (Originally posted August 30, 2006) I sat through a two day training on Microsoft Access at New Horizons Computer Training Center . It was actually quite useful reall ... Read on »
What do you really believe? by Adam P. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Autism & Autism Spectrum What is the meaning of life?  What is my purpose in life?  We ask that question, often not in those words, but we ask it.  We usually don't think about it too hard and just ... Read on »
The Silent Core by Adam P. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Autism & Autism Spectrum This is a poem I wrote a few years back.  It was inspired by my daughter when she was in elementary school. So much of what my daughter experienced, then and now, happened i ... Read on »
Surviving High School Tip 2 by Adam P. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Autism & Autism Spectrum Develop a very serious hobby. Aspies that don’t fit in anywhere except with other Aspies are just seen as weird.  An Aspie with a skill that neurotypicals recognize a ... Read on »
Surviving High School Tip 1 by Adam P. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Autism & Autism Spectrum (Tags #Aspie #Aspies) The topic came up on Facebook about having problems in high school.  I had plenty in junior high.  For high school, my parents moved me to a small C ... Read on »