Tag: my asperger journey

What is good about knowing Asperger’s Syndrome

Aspergirls: Empowering Females with Asperger SyndromeAspergirls: Empowering Females with Asperger Syndrome by Rudy Simone
My rating: 4 of 5 stars ★★★★

Thoughts inspired by the book ‘Aspergirls’

Recently I read ‘Aspergirls‘ by Rudy Simone. None of the topics in the book were new to me, but I liked the coherence, overview and memoir/research interview/self-help format, and it left a strong impression.

Comfort zone addiction

I like that Simone both advocates self-acceptance and the need to leave one’s comfort zone (in small, gradual steps) to conquer the life zones that are usually* vital for a fulfilling life, ‘aspergirl’ or not. These include having friends, a partner, and a proper income.