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Writer. Credits: HIGNFY, Dead Ringers, The News Quiz, The Now Show, The Mash Report & more. Author of Drama Queen, pub. May 13 - repped by @Rowan_Lawton she/her

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I felt this in my soul https://t.co/qK42concQo
12/1
2020
@Scriblit That’s horrible. Thinking of you! Get well soon!! 💗
11/29
2020
This is the best thing I’ve seen all day! Man quits Facebook - his family receives an actual condolence card from p… https://t.co/uuv5jXqzc8 @Amandycat Let’s do some weekend sobbing! @7ellis96 I think you’ve misunderstood how sobbing worksIf we’re IRL friends and I haven’t sobbed hysterically down the phone at you this week, let me know. Scared I’ve missed someone out.
11/27
2020
I’m Jewish so my household bubble is a bubbalahOr a bauble. I don’t care which term we use as long as I invented it.This Christmas edition of a household bubble is a BubléGiven that every single one of you has responded with a different emoji or gif, I rest my casePetition for an emoji that’s shorthand for “I have no idea how to respond to that”If you have to say “does that make me an antisemite?” deep down, you already know the answer @RottenInDenmark *laughs in Jewish* @MisterABK I’m still laughing at that visual gag hours later5 Things Wizards Are Sick Of Hearing https://t.co/MQKldXvCAr
Retweeted by Sara GibbsBrb just clubbing a squirrel to death and gnawing on it raw while chucking my faeces at poor unsuspecting neurotypicalsToday in Just Trying to Exist While Autistic, William Shatner advocates a traumatic type of “therapy” designed to m… https://t.co/2hxJVMWg0tPlz like and share to show how connected we all are https://t.co/JnM3TqGlbH
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11/26
2020
Hope I can become a universally adored global icon so I can one day needlessly shit on my legacy 🙏🏻If your Very Sensible Indeed outlook has you reasoning yourself into sharing bizarre conspiracy theories which are… https://t.co/yssNpWZDco @hughster What’s he doing 🤦‍♀️🤦‍♀️🤦‍♀️ @stand_for_all @vonny_bravo Do it. Say I made you. @EmmaMKCrosbie 😊💗 @vonny_bravo *raises glass* this feels like it might be an autistic thing 🎉 @annaandthering It’s a date!!I am 100% exiting this pandemic dressed like an eccentric elderly dame whose glittering Hollywood career is 50 year… https://t.co/LfQWqe6n6q @IamGregP Didn’t have a TV in the house until my teens so unlikelyI assumed he was ItalianWhen I was a kid I thought Gusto was a person who was super encouraging, because whenever anyone did anything enthu… https://t.co/eh5jjANHLMMy husband and I both dreamed about rainbows last night! WHAT DOES IT MEAN @JessalynSmall Oh no!! We’ll have to find another way to confuse them!I am 100% on board with the T-Rex being the new autism symbol. https://t.co/YgdhAjJ21H @awesomebrandi @AndriaMoore2 ...those statements as they sound way off. I also don’t expect NTs to necessarily know… https://t.co/hSdWLaP8jC @awesomebrandi @AndriaMoore2 I don’t know a lot about Paige, beyond that she’s a Tik Tok star and that’s so far bey… https://t.co/5xHeXOQpr8 @AndriaMoore2 Thank you so much Andria, it means a lot that you listened and responded. That’s how progress is made xThis is how it’s done. Thank you so much for listening. https://t.co/ox16ASlBH9
11/25
2020
@elsalwilliams Ears. (Yes) @westulon That’s so kind! I can’t speak for all autistic people and the book is just my personal experience, but I… https://t.co/NESIQq4AJk @RegularAvgGuy @EricMGarcia Sorry but when the point of the article is basically “this woman wants people to listen to her” then yeah, it is @cquilty52 I wish I’d done that! But sadly I’m just sitting at the boring top of the stairs @CaroDMcD I’ve taken them off 😂 @lornlornlors They’re Jeffrey Campbell - got them from Free PeopleThe nineties in a shoe https://t.co/NQYd1cPvCc @jaxd38 Yes and that’s totally fine - but it’s also Paige’s preference and the article is literally about how people ignore her preferencesIn contrast, here is a rather good article https://t.co/yXtVFcdeYJFor me, the Sia issue isn't just about the film itself. It's also about the multiple levels of ignorance that allow… https://t.co/7ab9yqQEP0
Retweeted by Sara Gibbs @ambersalamander Gonna need a plus one for that event, bringing my autismI’m not a person WITH autism. I’m not diseased. I’m autistic. The same way I’m Jewish, not a person with Judaism.If the people sanctimoniously trumpeting to others to listen to us aren’t actually bothering to listen to us and do… https://t.co/FOt5IYdEYkFML. Even this Buzzfeed article with its heart in the right place can’t get this shit right. Paige literally says,… https://t.co/RJVc40cpebSia’s fans trying to pit disabled people against each other in some kind of suffering Olympics. Not that it matters… https://t.co/ge5RUyGvFlFYI this is how Sia’s fans are talking to disabled people. These are the consequences of her “love letter” to our c… https://t.co/NPTXIze3vV
11/24
2020
@yourewrongabout https://t.co/HnbCqTc6Qa @Amandycat @hellomumpy Thanks Amanda! And good god, no! It’s your experience! With my sensory and executive functio… https://t.co/6Y2MFUOavb(7): Let’s use this moment to promote nonspeaking/AAC user voices! Here are some powerful advocates I follow right… https://t.co/147ugoWlv4
Retweeted by Sara GibbsAnd for the record, Sia, I’m disabled. Not differently abled, not special abilitied, not someone to pat on the head… https://t.co/UWfs3KFT4TI don’t have a lot more in me right now. I’m drained from fixating on this. I can’t bear the thought that in future… https://t.co/H4fHwnasNV @vonny_bravo Sending love, Vonny. It’s completely disrupted my life to be honest. I’ve lost sleep, shed a lot of te… https://t.co/6kGQu3BS2t @fodderfigure I know. It’s horrific. I felt such a burden of responsibility writing my book. It felt like a fragile… https://t.co/A2uZpFXkZhTo Sia, we are just a passing fascination - a concept she’s always had a “thing” for. For us, she has bulldozed yea… https://t.co/SsUIyyogafAnd that’s when it’s MINE to tell. This story doesn’t belong to Sia. Yet she’s treated it with all the care of a we… https://t.co/eWSipl4LXcI thought of the weight of responsibility I’ve felt this last year explaining my own heart, my own brain, my own li… https://t.co/0yeGg4Bd8QThen I thought of the damage this will do for future generations of autistic children. I thought of the year I’ve s… https://t.co/iIWKrKPkznI don’t know if I’ll ever be able to explain how it felt to watch that trailer. The visceral pain of being patronis… https://t.co/SzmNmMtQzKI don’t know what to say to the Very Sensible crowd who think this whole backlash is manufactured outrage. I don’t… https://t.co/VtIq430gc1If after “three fucking years” of research you’re still using functioning labels, you’re either lying or you haven’… https://t.co/5Y1FNLtD1AIf in your “three fucking years” of research, you haven’t come across the notion that Autism Speaks is widely regar… https://t.co/mksYYpKroQIf you can’t even provide appropriate accommodations on set for an autistic actor to not become so distressed they… https://t.co/kKxZ6xmIbUIf you are so ignorant about disability that you can’t even say the WORD disability, preferring patronising alterna… https://t.co/2X2bHiHWm4Sia claims to have spent “three fucking years” researching autism. Three fucking years in which she didn’t learn on… https://t.co/X4XCmZrC32I can’t count the number of late-diagnosed autistic people I know who cite not being like Rain Man as the primary r… https://t.co/DpzmyZKrIMPortraying disability isn’t just another art project. It’s not just another role for an actor to sink their teeth i… https://t.co/vr7xVLXb3iYou know what? No - it wasn’t my last word on the subject. I have been distressed about this Sia stuff for days. It… https://t.co/GXGMByYv8F
11/22
2020
She didn’t want to have to talk about us like we weren’t in the room - so she shut the door to the room and locked us out.Her whole premise is about us (shock) being people, actually. Magical, inspiring people, she seems to think. Yet st… https://t.co/LnOci0A1MgDon’t want to talk about us like we’re not in the room? Bring us into the room & listen to us. Bring autistic write… https://t.co/3bIsB5oCywThis is my very last word on the subject, I promise. But I just watched an interview with Sia where she said it’s c… https://t.co/Lrd2VhZAvC
11/21
2020
@TudorAcid Thank you! Not really back and by no means better just been in proper tears today over this and felt lik… https://t.co/32r5nG29VrI’ve been thinking about this all day and it feels somewhat like Sia had no idea autistic people have actual though… https://t.co/IOlJWCNiZyA message to all fellow disabled creatives feeling affected by the Sia debacle today: our voices are valid, vital &… https://t.co/0yV0IV7SGkSome true colours on display here and they’re not pretty. I’m logging off again now so won’t be able to reply but b… https://t.co/joRsO8T02M @Sia Your behaviour around this has been alarming. How dare you heckle the community whose story you’ve hijacked? H… https://t.co/7uEy7D8AylP.S. I don’t hold out much hope for a movie about autism made by someone who supports an organisation most autistic… https://t.co/vUByoWvfvZAnd also please remember that autistic people will have had to fight and work infinitely harder to get to the top o… https://t.co/ztkmJyohkOSo please - please - PLEASE - if you, a neurotypical person, want to do an autistic project because we fascinate yo… https://t.co/dcHmFuJNjuthat they don’t ‘ring true’. Our own, lived experiences don’t ring true. Why? Because they don’t resemble movie aut… https://t.co/XH5FuqnsbrI’m not saying MY projects were it, but every single autistic creator I know has a story like this. It means there’… https://t.co/4gKlaWWqatAlso, every time a neurotypical person makes an autism project, they are taking up space. I have had multiple autis… https://t.co/t7cJ8eeDxhtotally different? I don’t recognise myself in any of the autistic characters written and played by non-autistic pe… https://t.co/BBGBjc7Eytinto the world. This not only damages the way the world views us, creates more stigma around us & paints us as some… https://t.co/Z5sLaLUasFEvery time a non-autistic person makes a project about us for art, it sets us back in numerous ways. The first is o… https://t.co/O7LYZI4nUPI’m really not supposed to be here. I’m currently not well enough to be here. But this Sia movie has been brought t… https://t.co/qYWXrTnXRc
11/20
2020
Taking a couple of weeks off socials & messaging services to get my pain stuff under control again. I’ll be back 30… https://t.co/KZKME0gACx
11/16
2020
Same energy #TheCrown https://t.co/Tvtb67bnqm @TudorAcid That’s a while off for me yetPetition for a @yourewrongabout The Crown season 4 watch party @1rorycowan I’d say it’s the most common response I get @elsalwilliams I’m the chilli hot chocolate. Sweet with a kick.“You’re autistic? You must be very mild” https://t.co/LF774Mb2cDMy favourite type of tweet is the “OMG this blew up” follow-up tweet after something unexpectedly goes viral, thank… https://t.co/oZB6MXs9Ex
11/15
2020

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