How We Gypsies See The Americans
Re-release of USA Government Banned Book
many years later, I still rarely speak a word and than only to
immediate family members, but now I'm also known for my extremely
long-winded articles which I write online. In my lack of speech,
writing took over as my main form of communication (which is why I'm
better at communication online, than I am face-to-face with someone:
online I can type). (edit for website: and on YouTube I can talk to a camera... ALONE... but not when someone walks in the room.)
been told I should go to speech therapy. I've never been to speech
therapy, probably never will. It's not that I can't talk or that I
having difficulty talking, I just don't like talking. Talking feels
weird. It feels rude. It feels intrusive. I don't like it. I do admit
however that my inability to speech properly is the biggest barrier I
have when looking for a job, interviewers commonly say "I'd love
to hire you, but I just don't think you'd be able to talk to the
customers" or "It'd be nice if you could speak clearly.
live off my writing income, but breaking into larger scale publishing
is not easy and short stories and articles don't pay much.
an Autistic, I can tell you outright that I really hate it when
people start sticking pills at me and telling me if I would take them
I'd be normal. You know what?
I have no problem with who I am, I do
not see any reason why I should change.
I am different, yes.
that, and have never denied it.
I just want people to stop telling my
to *be normal* or how nice it would be if I would *seek medical
help* because I wear cloths they don't wear, grew up in a culture they don't understand, accept gay people as friends, and have a speach impediment..
I'd just like the whole pack of them to leave me alone . . . I
don't need a bunch of little Hitlers in my life telling me how to act, how
to talk (which I don't and that pisses most people off), or anything
I am not you, why do you expect me to act just like you do?
am not a clone.
I am me.
And NEWSFLASH: Having gay friends is not a reason to "seek medical help". What the hell is wrong with you?