Picking a Thousand Scabs: Coping in A-Sharp

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Arianne Garcia


In this poem, the author describes a pre- and post-diagnosis review of her life and the effect a lack-of an autism diagnosis had on her focus moving through education whilst being a Latinx youth. The author writes about her experiences coping with communication and social deficits, racism, abuse, and autistic burn-out, to shape a perspective for educators apply for their learning environments.

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