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About Your Own Words - About the Workshops - About Maxfield Sparrow

About Your Own Words


Your Own Words Autistic Memoir Workshop teaches the importance of

writing about our Autistic lives. Your story and perspective are unique

and valuable. Writing about your life is healing and sharing your words

helps many people. This workshop provides a supportive and encouraging

atmosphere with interactive activities, teaching you tools and

techniques to help you write the stories of your life.


Sparrow (formerly Sparrow Rose Jones) is the author of

You Don’t: Essays from an Unstrange Mind


ABCs of Autism Acceptance

He travels the United States, teaching writing workshops

(YourOwnWords.org) and presenting on autism and neurodiversity.