I Am An Aspie

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 106 People

    It Took Me 32 Years...

    I am almost 34. I have always know I was different. I am sad I did not find this out when I was younger, it may have made things easier. I am educating my friends and family.  I am an amateur astronomer, I live alone, I have 2 cats and few friends but I am rarely lonely, I cry...
    John0321 John0321
    2 Responses Sep 24, 2012

    Lunch With A Friend Of A Friend

    I have 0 friends at the moment just my one relationship. All my social skills were learned. I was not born with super social abilities.I am not shy anymore but sometimes people think I am. Over time I learned to be quiet. When I'm quiet people think I'm nice. When I was younger I...
    NotApplicable NotApplicable
    22-25, F
    1 Response Sep 23, 2011

    34 Yr. Old Female Aspie :)

    Well, Ive always been different - (classic right?) Ill try to make this short... I  cant hold a job, I have 2 kids (both Aspies), my father and brother are also aspies. My mother, well..she's got her own issues and we dont talk much. My father still handles my finances and...
    mlr3475080 mlr3475080
    5 Responses Nov 22, 2010

    Discovering The Aspie World

    For as long as I can remember, I hated socializing. Sure, I'd have one or two really loyal, good girlfriends I'd hang out with as a kid, but I was incredibly nervous in social situations. Others brushed it off as simple shyness. People would ask why I was so quiet and lacking...
    aspiegirl44 aspiegirl44
    6 Responses Jul 30, 2010


    I am an aspie and proud of it. I went through out my life not knowing that I was an aspie till I was 20. It is a challenge everyday, but I accept it. I like the fact I am different from people my age. It makes me not so boring. I hate being boring. Being an aspie has opened my...
    superherojustin superherojustin
    22-25, M
    8 Responses Jun 8, 2012

    An Aspie Life Before Discovering Asperger's

    I am just discovering the organized world of Aspies. I'm in my mid 50s and lived my whole life just knowing that I lived on "the wrong planet", realizing I don't fit in, and fantasizing that there were other people out there with my "quirky" personality and...
    Shortguy5399 Shortguy5399
    56-60, M
    4 Responses Jan 24, 2009

    High Functioning Aspie With Bipolar Ii

    well I got a pretty good list. Um first it was language delay around 3 years of age. Then auditory processing disorder around the same time. In preschool I should signs of Asperger's syndrome. My mother says even before I was 5. I was hypersensitive to certain things like...
    NotApplicable NotApplicable
    22-25, F
    1 Response Sep 23, 2011
    Allwaysthink825 Allwaysthink825
    26-30, F
    2 Responses Sep 3, 2013
    Allwaysthink825 Allwaysthink825
    26-30, F
    Sep 3, 2013

    121 Out Of 200 - No Surprise There.

    Your Aspie score: 121 of 200Your neurotypical (non-autistic) score: 77 of 200You are very likely an Aspie
    zaaphod zaaphod
    46-50, M
    1 Response Dec 3, 2013

    Who Are You?

    what defines you as an aspie? what are your "symptoms" and how "strong" are they?
    Just2Me Just2Me
    22-25, M
    5 Responses Oct 4, 2010

    Finally An Explanation For Why I'm "weird"

    hi! :) this is a bit long (typical aspie rambling on a subject of interest lol!) so please bear with me. i would LOVE to hear your feedback and  comments on anything i've writted - agreements, disagreements etc etc etc  i'm a 43 year old woman, and  have recenlty...
    thetorbaygoddess thetorbaygoddess
    3 Responses Jan 1, 2011

    Aspie Me :)

    Ok here it goes, I am terrible at this... Well to be very honest I had no idea what Asperger’s was until about a year ago. That is when my wife touched on the subject with my oldest son. He was experiencing many of the symptoms. I would always argue that he was perfectly...
    cmelita cmelita
    Feb 13, 2013

    I'm an Aspie. I just found out a few years ago.

    Certainly explained a number of things, particularly my difficulty in social situations. I would really like to find a female Aspie. My hope is that an Aspie-Aspie relationship has a better chance than an Aspie-NT one. Unfortunately, the male/female ratio is something like 9...
    Chronotis Chronotis
    51-55, M
    Aug 12, 2015
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