As with my 400th, 500th, 600th, 700th, 800th, 900th and now 1,100th post I am running the "Autism Is..." project. I still can't believe how strong this project has gone. Whether you want to add your own, or read other the numerous responses, I'm honored that so many people have taken part. And I would also like to thank all my readers and followers for the continued support. Knowing that so many people want all the info they can get is such an inspiration!
I did this once and I wanted to run this again. For today I want you contribute. This is a simple task and all I want you to do is finish the line, "Autism is..." I want as many answers as possible. If you've contributed before feel free to do so again.
Autism is still a gigantic mystery to most people outside of the spectrum and I want as many comments as possible. This truly is a spectrum disorder and no single voice can cover the whole spectrum. So, autism is...? There are no right answers, or wrong answers. Use one word, use as many words as the comment form below will allow (4096 letters). The only thing I ask is that we keep this positive and if you want you can mention if you are a parent, on the spectrum, professional, or have no ties to the spectrum. You also have many options as you can post your name, or do it anonymously.
So now it's your turn, "Autism is..."