Rebecca Sharrock

I'm an autistic person who is making a career from writing, public speaking and advocacy work. 

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Us Humans Are Too Curious for Our Own Good
2 years ago
When the New Horizons space probe launched in 2007 I couldn’t wait for it to reach Pluto in 2015 and finally reveal many secrets of that mysterious dwarf planet. Once that time came I was fascinated t...
The Perfection of Life
2 years ago
Technology is rapidly growing at an increased rate with every passing year. Computers are storing more memory, the internet is becoming faster and more widespread, graphics are getting ever more reali...
What Exactly is the Point of HSAM Research?
2 years ago
In the year 2000, a woman named Jill Price approached Dr. James McGaugh at the University of California, Irvine. She expressed that she had an unusual memory in which she would involuntarily relive he...
What Does Being Unable To Forget Feel Like?
2 years ago
Whenever people hear that I’m unable to forget any day of my life, I often receive questions as to how it feels to live with all of those memories, and about whether or not my mind rests at all. My an...
How Is Highly Superior Autobiographical Memory Identified?
2 years ago
Highly Superior Autobiographical Memory (abbreviation HSAM) is an extremely rare kind of memory that enables a person to easily retrieve details of every day of their life (or since they were young ch...
Through the Eyes of a Newborn Child
2 years ago
In my earliest days I would be laid down in a crib, staring at everything surrounding me. Even when I was days old I had no comprehension whatsoever of the future or past. All I knew and acknowledged ...