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The Autistic Joy Found in Collecting Related Things

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Not as special interests, just collecting a thing can be soothing, calming, joyful and fantabulous.

by Erika Sanborne

It's not a special interest
Image description: A middle-aged person (Erika) with short hair is wearing eyeglasses, smiling, holding a toothpick in their teeth for some reason, and happily showing off a finished plate of four slices of tiny toast, with mustard and turkey hotdog and basil arranged on top as if this food were much more fancy than it is.