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If you don't know what autism is: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Autism.
I have been diagnosed with a light form of autism, but it only really bothered me in my early childhood.
Also, this description of autism isn't perfectly accurate, it's just my personal experience.
My autism in a poem:

Submitted:Oct 27, 2011    Reads: 11    Comments: 1    Likes: 1   

I roll my head,




While in bed.


Sameness dominates me.

Leave everyting the way I want it to be.

Leave it! Leave it! Leave it there.

I don't want change, are you not aware?


I can't do more than one thing

At the same time, you know.

My brain is focused on

this one thing I can't let go.


I always plan my day,

changing it if I want to.

But don't change it for me,

I'll scream and cry if you do.


And now I look at this poem,

With no hint of rhyming order.

I might even believe I have,

Multiple personality disorder.


I'm smarter than the average,

But I'm not a social guy.

Even if you're my best friend,

I won't look you straight in the eye.


I want to be alone,

Because I trust myself only.

You won't hear me scream inside,

Because I prefer to be lonely...


I'm autistic, but

At least I'm being myself.


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