Why I avoid writing about autism while being autistic

By Vadim Dovganyuk

It’s weird to tell you this, but since the start of my blog I’ve been scared of 1 single subject, which is autism. Yes, I’m an autistic blogger and am scared to literally tell about my own experiences, which is also the reason why most blog posts I dared to share before eventually got hidden…

A good life is not a flawless life

By Vadim Dovganyuk

You may know people who say they have a good life, as do I, as I am one of those people who say so. Which seems strange to some people, as I have had a complicated start of my life, which included abuse, neglect, war, and institutionalized care. Still, things have become brighter, and today…

My opinion: Gender Inequality

By Vadim Dovganyuk

[Blog posts starting with “My opinion:” are based of my complete honest view about a certain subject. Unlike most other blog posts, they are not intended about making you agree, neither do I truly care if you agree, they are just about sharing my opinion] Inequality… Just saying that term will already make you aware that…

Awareness starts with being more aware yourself

By Vadim Dovganyuk

Today is World Mental Health Day, the day that should happen every day… That is the real problem when it comes to all those “special days”, the fact it should not be special! And, yes, it is probably easier for me to say that as I have mental health differences. Differences, I use that term…

We just think differently

By Vadim Dovganyuk

Foreword This blog post contains several Greek phrases, they will however all be followed by translations. All phrases were translated from Russian to English and then to Greek by native-translators, and may be translated wrongly, or have lost meaning. There was no true need for Greek translations, but it felt to me more personal as…

I am proud to be different

By Vadim Dovganyuk

I’m autistic… … If that just made you gasp or anything, you are one of the people that makes the problem in “mental health problem”. The list of locations I have lived at is longer than my age, even when you would express the list just by country… Yet, those 15+ locations made something very…