I missed Ariane’s post, but Leah Kelley thankfully pinned it and brought it to my attention. It is a powerful letter from Laura Nagle, star of Vectors of Autism and one of my favorite people. It will touch your heart if like me you missed it the first time around.
The following was a “comment” sent to me by Laura Nagle, who is the star of the wonderful, powerful and not to be missed documentary: Vectors of Autism: Laura Nagle. I couldn’t just include it in the comments section, you will see why. So I asked and received Laura’s permission to publish it here as a post on its own.
Laura Nagle writes:
“I self diagnosed with Asperger’s Syndrome several years ago. I told my sister, who told our father who confirmed my suspicions with recollection of my official autism diagnosis long ago, before the flood. I soon learned of a local chapter of the Autism Society of America, meeting in Flagstaff. I went there. Walking into that first meeting was a large and difficult step. I am so glad that I summoned the courage.
You see, I have always been autistic. I have always been a…
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