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Author Lawson, Wenn, 1952-

Title ASPoetry : illustrated poems from an aspie life / Wendy Lawson ; illustrated by Alice Blaes Calder
Published London ; Philadelphia : Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2006


Description 1 online resource (127 pages)
Contents COVER; ASPoetry: Illustrated Poems from an Aspie Life; Contents; ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS; INTRODUCTION; Childhood; Discovering Self; Adulthood; Friendship; Interests
Summary 'Life is like a poem; sometimes it rhymes and sometimes it does not.'. - from the Introduction. Wendy Lawson's well-known poetry reflects the many aspects of a life lived with Asperger's Syndrome. In this illustrated collection of poems and short prose pieces, including some from her childhood and teenage years, Wendy engages with her past and present, writing frankly about childhood, self-discovery, adulthood and friendship. Her poetry also conveys the day-to-day challenges presented by divorce, bereavement, emigration, disclosing homosexuality and Asperger's Syndrome. Both reflective and lif
Notes Print version record
Subject Asperger's syndrome -- Patients -- Poetry
Autistic people -- Poetry
Biography: General.
Coping With Personal Problems.
Coping With Disability.
POETRY -- American -- General.
Asperger's syndrome -- Patients.
Autistic people.
Genre/Form Poetry.
Form Electronic book
Author Calder, Alice Blaes
ISBN 9781843104186
Other Titles AS poetry