AUTISM AND THE RUBIK’S CUBE

AUTISM AND THE RUBIK’S CUBE FUN FACT - The Rubik's Cube is a 3-D combination puzzle invented in 1974 FUN FACT – And was invented by Hungarian sculptor and professor of architecture Ernő Rubik FUN FACT – And it was originally called the Magic Cube Now that you’ve had time to digest these facts, you’re probably wondering A) Have I gone… Continue reading AUTISM AND THE RUBIK’S CUBE

AUTISM AND ‘THE A WORD’, ‘THE GOOD DOCTOR’ AND ‘ATYPICAL’ DO THEY GIVE AN ACCURATE PORTRAYAL OF AUTISM?

AUTISM AND ‘THE A WORD’, 'THE GOOD DOCTOR' AND 'ATYPICAL' DO THEY GIVE AN ACCURATE PORTRAYAL OF AUTISM? OPINION PIECE The A word, The Good Doctor and Aytpical are in my view tick box television, in that it ticks the disability box and that’s where it ends. This show for me is another example of… Continue reading AUTISM AND ‘THE A WORD’, ‘THE GOOD DOCTOR’ AND ‘ATYPICAL’ DO THEY GIVE AN ACCURATE PORTRAYAL OF AUTISM?

AUTISTIC NICK’S TOP TEN MOST READ BLOG POSTS

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AUTISTIC NICK’S TOP TEN MOST READ BLOG POSTS As I fling open the wooden shutters and allow the sunlight to pour in. I look down across the town square to see excited villagers hurrying around with fixed smiles on their faces. Bunting is being stretched and attached to wooden posts. Tables are having virginal white… Continue reading AUTISTIC NICK’S TOP TEN MOST READ BLOG POSTS

AUTISM AND THE UMBRELLA ACADEMY

AUTISM AND THE UMBRELLA ACADEMY Recently I sat down and watched via Netflix “The Umbrella Academy” a dark comedy, superhero, fantasy, sci fi drama. “The Umbrella Academy?” THE UMBRELLA ACADEMY On October 1, 1989, 43 women around the world gave birth simultaneously, despite none of them showing any sign of pregnancy until labour began. Seven… Continue reading AUTISM AND THE UMBRELLA ACADEMY

AUTISTIC NICK’S FIRST WEEK BACK WORKING ON HIS DEVELOPMENT PROJECT

AUTISTIC NICK’S FIRST WEEK BACK WORKING ON HIS DEVELOPMENT PROJECT As readers of my blog know I recently took an overdue three week mental health break and last Monday it finally dawned on me that I was going back to work on it and frankly I was A) in shock that three weeks had sped… Continue reading AUTISTIC NICK’S FIRST WEEK BACK WORKING ON HIS DEVELOPMENT PROJECT