UNMASKED: Snippets & notes from a lifetime collection of journals  (pre-diagnosis).
Advocating for autistic acceptance.




January 18, 1994,


Thank you for my inner peace and confidence. One leads to another. I’ve been in search of inner happiness (as has everyone else) and it suddenly came upon me. 


Kalpita Pathak
Age 18


Does inner happiness lead to outer happiness? Or is it more “at least I have inner happiness because everything else sucks”? Meh, doesn’t really matter. Fleeting though it may be, inner happiness is a bright light in a sometimes dark world. ✨🌏