Travis shares extreme detail in how he escapes into his imagination to create a make-believe world that serves him great purpose in coping with the confusing social world. Escaping into imagination is an excellent tool that he uses to thrive with autism and be successful in life. Learn the ins and outs of his make-believe world. You will also learn the pros and cons of having a make-believe world.
Escape into imagination can be a thriving tool for autistic people that gets us through each day. Travis escapes into his imagination to create his make-believe world when he is feeling overwhelmed with sensory input and the social environment. He uses his make believe world to excel as a trombonist and an author. His make-believe world has served a great purpose for creating and enhancing his special interest talents in the real world.
Travis shares the positive and the negative of the make-believe world. He says escaping into imagination and creating a make-believe world can go one of two ways. It can either enhance and improve your experience in the real world and make you more successful in life or an autistic person can become so lost in the make-believe world they lose a desire to engage in the real world.
In book I in the series of Escaping into My Imagination Travis shares his personal experiences with escaping into his imagination and creating a make-believe world that has helped him thrive to find success in a real world he does not understand and a world that does not understand him.