By Luke Jackson
Luke Jackson's vigorous choice of illustrated poetry permits vibrant insights into the interior global of individuals at the autism spectrum. With a spotlight at the adolescent years - possibly the main not easy time for someone with Asperger Syndrome (AS) - 16-year-old Luke considers concerns reminiscent of unrequited love, the pursuit of happiness and discovering calm amid the usually overwhelming confusion and frustration that accompanies AS. ''Crystalline Lifetime'' bargains a poignant influence of lifestyles with Asperger Syndrome and may turn out an illuminating learn for someone hoping to realize an knowing of Autism Spectrum issues (ASDs), and a resource of encouragement to readers dwelling with ASDs.
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Twisting acrobatically; Swirling. Like moving mist, They soar. Defying gravity; Pushing their way through The immaterial clouds. The dragons fly. This time; It may be their last. They have come to take them, And their fiery, vengeful breath, Is ineffectual. Dark shadows, Twisting, swirling. And then – They are gone. All is quiet. The dragons fly once more. Crystalline Lifetime · 47 Beauty Cherry Blossoms Twisting and turning, Wriggling, writhing out of reach, What are these I see? Cherry blossoms on the wind, Nature reaching out to me.
All is quiet. The dragons fly once more. Crystalline Lifetime · 47 Beauty Cherry Blossoms Twisting and turning, Wriggling, writhing out of reach, What are these I see? Cherry blossoms on the wind, Nature reaching out to me. Crystalline Lifetime · 49 Caged Possibilities Trying to hold on, A spanner in the works, Living for the good times, While all the time I hurt. Remembering the many joys, When not before so long, Just when things all seemed ok, Everything went horribly wrong. Then life didn’t seem so easy.
Goodwill triumphs, And sadness dies. Joy fills the emptyness. Crystalline Lifetime · 37 And all the roads Purpose of Life Trying to see what wasn’t there, While others wander without a care. With depression and anger, why am I not rife, I know that there is no point to my life. So why doesn’t it bother me? Why has life not yet devoured me? I am free of depression, sadness and stress. Suddenly life does not seem so pointless, Deities or gods, one cannot assume, The meaning of life, I shall now exhume.
Crystalline Lifetime: Fragments of Asperger Syndrome by Luke Jackson