Writing an article about my autism changed my life. I embraced my identity and see it as an asset. I no longer needed to explain to myself. Maybe I didn’t get certain jobs or dates as a result of sharing about my autism; on the other hand, it was also liberating, because it revealed who would accept me. I no longer must guess or be secretive. Covering the autistic community allowed me to be vulnerable with people like me. It led me to embrace my multiple identities as a Latino as a disabled man, and as an autistic person.

Positively Purging-I welcome your feedbacks in the comments and your likes and passing the real life wisdom on to others as I embark on this new venture of “positively purging“, as I know each of these pieces represents something…

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