Author’s Note: Hey monster lovers, Ra here! I’ve recently been asked to be a content creator for the blog, The Aspergian. This is such a huge honor for me, and gives me a great new avenue for sharing the message of monster love to more and more people. It’s a blog created by neurodiverse people who I am happy to be one of. So, without further ado, here is my first article, “Forming Myself in Their Image: A Tale of My Shoggoth.”
Having a voice is important to me, and I feel like I'm ready to speak more about myself through my work. With this in mind, I decided to give shape to a new creature woven from a part of myself that's often very difficult to express. This new being represents my Autism.