As people with undiagnosed ADHD, a lot of us spend much of our lives on a quest to find out who we are and what makes us tick. Or, in the face of undiagnosed ADHD, more likely to find out why our lives are NOT ticking as they should.
Who am I? …not just a question for adoptees
Like many who are diagnosed with ADHD late in life, I spent most of my life feeling like I had all the right ingredients for a successful life, but every time I tried to put them together, the recipe was a flop.
Sure, I coulda heaved the whole burning mess into the trash bin – but I’m no quitter.
So, it was either get my life cooking – or starve.
But how? What was the secret ingredient?