Category Archives: Aspergers

A Little to the Left of Normal – A Short Note on Acceptance

So I have been convinced (publically at least) that I was on the spectrum for a year now and formally diagnosed since 16th December 2016. Four months of formal diagnosis and I have to say that while on the most … Continue reading

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Happy Valentines day! Have my books for FREE :D Coz I’m nice that way.

Well it’s that time again. I mean time for the free offer on my books. Because valentine’s is about love and I love you all dearly — so FREE FREE FREE BOOKS! Lol what other way can I show you … Continue reading

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January Challenge

Hi all and welcome to the first video from our January art challenge. For this month only the videos will be posted one week behind the prompt date but we will be ready to post February’s challenges on the correct … Continue reading

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Basically Hello

Hello everyone and welcome to Basically Creative, where all things artistic come to play. Basically Creative is a collaborative effort between Holly @HollyjollyfishDesigns and Karen @Thistleyroses. Not only are we best friends but we are also both studying Graphic Design … Continue reading

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A Little to the Left of Normal — Christmas-time Remeniscing

Hiya Luvvies! I thought to myself yesterday, Whoa! I’ve not posted a “Little to the Left of Normal”episode in AGES, and so I decided to post one today 🙂 I can’t remember how I got onto the topic, but I was … Continue reading

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A Little to the Left of Normal – Crippling Anxiety

Ok, so I have a rather sizable issue with anxiety. For the most part I can deal with it on the surface so no one knows. I can lead when I want nothing more than to follow at my own pace. I can stand and fight when all I want to do is run and hide. You do what you have to and you learn how to cope.

Thing is, when you pack too much scary shit into that little pocket you have in your head for holding this stuff at bay, at some point the seams are going to burst. Continue reading

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A Little to the Left of Normal: Episode 3 – Smoke and Mirrors

Hiya luvvies! Today I want to talk about Asperger’s and Dyspraxia. As a Dyspraxic Aspie myself, this post is based a little less on the fact sheets people like to google, and a little more on my actual experiences. When I … Continue reading

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