Aspoetry: Illustrated Poems from an Aspie Life Wendy Lawson is available to download
|Aspoetry: Illustrated Poems from an Aspie Life|
|Type: ||eBook |
|Released: ||2006 |
|Publisher: ||Jessica Kingsley Publishers |
|Page Count: ||128 |
|Format: ||pdf |
|Language: ||English |
|ISBN-10: ||1843104180 |
Wendy Lawson's well-known poetry reflects the many aspects of a life lived with Asperger's Syndrome.Aspoetry: Illustrated Poems from ...
Textbook 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 life affirming, these poems offer evocative glimpses of the Asperger experience, and will enrich readers' understanding of autism spectrum disorders.