Dying to Live Again: ASD After 30

Let me out.

The way I see it, when we are born, we are rapidly ushered onto an elevator, each year of life a floor. With each ding, we are rushed by more and more people. The lift is filled with narrow thoughts, words, and ideas. There is nowhere else to turn as we ascend to the floors with the bigger views, and the better office space. But it’s always about making it higher and higher for everyone around me. And there is this penthouse for…

--

--

--

Pronouns: they/them/their + Email: ajcatapanowrites@gmail.com + URL: judecatapano.medium.com + IG: @jude_catapano_art

Love podcasts or audiobooks? Learn on the go with our new app.

Recommended from Medium

I talk to myself all the time.

How To Wake Up Well (Pt. 1)

There’s no need to be afraid of being bad at something.

Free App to Relieve COVID

The Importance of Routines

Who is Happy?

Will Making Your Bed Every Morning Change Your Life?

The Ritual of Mindful Goals

Get the Medium app

A button that says 'Download on the App Store', and if clicked it will lead you to the iOS App store
A button that says 'Get it on, Google Play', and if clicked it will lead you to the Google Play store
Jude Catapano

Jude Catapano

Pronouns: they/them/their + Email: ajcatapanowrites@gmail.com + URL: judecatapano.medium.com + IG: @jude_catapano_art

More from Medium

Please, do interrupt me.

plain beige image that reads “listen first — respond more” in black sans serif text

It’s Time We Expand the Neurodiversity Conversation Beyond Autism

Derealization and other dissociative disorders are NOT an excess of dissociation.