In this post, Subtle talks a bit about masking as part of the #TakeTheMaskOff campaign in the autistic community. (Image description: Five figures are standing in a line. The one in the middle is red and has a magnifying glass over their face.)
In this post, Subtle talks a bit about their experiences trying to befriend Japanese people while studying abroad in Japan. A "Tomodachi Quest" if you will. (Featured image description: Image contains an old white Japanese castle behind a sakura tree as well as five people on the right looking at books and technology screens.
In this post, Subtle talks about how they learnt to re-embrace stimming, (Image description: Three black birds flying in the sky with their wings spread out. Background is a blue sky with clouds.)
In this first episode of Subtly Subjective, Subtle recounts their time with Dragon Quest IX and how it shaped themselves as an autistic person. (Featured image shows a variety of characters in a medieval town including a woman weilding an axe, a small man wearing a green uniform and a shoulder haired woman wearing an multicoloured dress.)
In this post, Subtle discusses changing approaches to various situations and what it means in the context of do-overs.
In this post Subtle discusses more about his asexuality and how discovering it changed his view on relationships. (cn: bullying, abuse, sex, ableism and misogyny)
The first post of 2018 on this blog will briefly discuss the importance of self-awareness and why it’s important for autistic people to develop this skill. This is something that I have personally undergone a lot lately so it has given me food for thought, hence the inspiration for this post.
Hi all, Today’s post will be breaking an unintended post drought as I am currently recovering from a burnout during my term at university and I’d like to talk about it in the hope that people will understand it a bit more. The following is written from the perspective of an autistic/ADHD student in the … Continue reading University Education & Autistic Burnout
In today's post Subtle explores a recent social situation in which an autistic person is referred to as someone else's "best friend" for the first time.
In this latest piece, Subtle outlines what stimming is, what it could mean and more.