Memoir writers are amazing --- they dig into the deepest, most intimate corners of themselves, drudge out the secrets hiding there and courageously share them with their readers. Obviously, though, this can be a little tough --- once you tell your story, everyone who thought they knew you looks at you in an entirely different way.
For this reason, 17-year-old Georgia Lyon
decided to write about her own experiences with autism under a pen name, and is only just revealing her own identity, now.
Read her poignant (and funny!) post below to learn more about Georgia, her book and why she decided to finally reveal her true self.