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ASPoetry : illustrated poems from an aspie life

Author: Wenn Lawson; Alice Blaes Calder
Publisher: London ; Philadelphia : Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2006.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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'Life is like a poem; sometimes it rhymes and sometimes it does not.'. - from the Introduction. Wendy Lawson's well-known poetry reflects the many aspects of a life lived with Asperger's Syndrome. In this illustrated collection of poems and short prose pieces, including some from her childhood and teenage years, Wendy engages with her past and present, writing frankly about childhood, self-discovery, adulthood and  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Poetry
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Lawson, Wendy, 1952-
ASPoetry.
London ; Philadelphia : Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2006
(DLC) 2005034524
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Wenn Lawson; Alice Blaes Calder
ISBN: 9781843104186 1843104180 1846424704 9781846424700 1280566558 9781280566554
OCLC Number: 133162962
Description: 1 online resource (127 pages)
Contents: COVER; ASPoetry: Illustrated Poems from an Aspie Life; Contents; ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS; INTRODUCTION; Childhood; Discovering Self; Adulthood; Friendship; Interests.
Other Titles: AS poetry
Responsibility: Wendy Lawson ; illustrated by Alice Blaes Calder.

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In this illustrated collection of poems and short prose pieces, including some from her teenage years, Wendy engages with her past and present, writing about childhood, self-discovery, adulthood and  Read more...

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