Advantages of Being an Autistic Woman

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I recently found out I am on the autism spectrum. I’m very high functioning, which is one reason it took me a while to figure it out. I’ve always felt like a misfit though, like I didn’t belong. I didn’t pick up on social cues and would laugh at inappropriate times.

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Shefali O'Hara

Shefali O'Hara

Cancer survivor, artist, writer, engineer. Grew up in NYC, living in Austin. Love animals, books, hikes, art, travel, D&D and fireworks.