Advocating Alone


Powerful truth…..

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When you are an autistic advocate, advocating for yourself and others, the journey is oft times a lonely and isolating one.
The people you care about and advocate for will hate you. Those you advocate to will not want to hear the message you bring.

These are the times when I feel fatigued by the mental strain and stress of the constant battle.

It’s during these times we most need the support from those who know what it is like to be in this difficult place.

I wish I could say that we advocate all support each other. But that would not be the truth. But for those of us who do support one another we find courage and strength to fight another day.

Even without such support I could not abandon those I desire to serve. Though there may be times when all seems lost or futile still I…

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