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




January 18, 1994,


I think of E‘s expression … was it hinting at bewilderment? Or was it totally triumphant?


F‘s expression comes back to haunt me.


God … I need a sign. Is this a test?


Kalpita Pathak
Age 18


The sign I needed was a giant billboard explicitly stating what those expressions meant.

😕 or 😤?

Seriously. I am so grateful for @emojipedia. Helps me navigate. 😊