Take Away Distraction

Distraction is my worst enemy. If you have ADHD, it’s likely yours as well.

In fact, calling this thing “Attention Deficit” is kind of a joke. I pay attention,


I Am Not!

I have ADHD. I am often not able to focus on things just because they need to be done.

I have to set controls in place in order to maintain focus.


ADHD & Addictions

I’m trying to figure out why so many of us have addiction issues.

Okay, I’m not a scientist, not a doctor of medicine or a researcher. That’s all true.


No Luck At All

I’ve begun considering the concept of luck lately.

And I’ve come to the following conclusion, there’s no such thing.

I mean, there’s the perception of good luck,


Too Smart

Have you heard it yet? Have you had someone tell you that they know you don’t have ADHD because you’re too smart?

Have you had someone tell you that their child was offered a diagnosis of ADHD but they refused to accept that because they knew it wasn’t true.


Life Long Learning

There’s a reason we, the people with ADHD, often feel like we don’t belong. It’s that we get left behind.

No, I don’t mean picked last or not at all for games and sports,


Anxious Much?

Seriously. Do you feel anxious about things?

And are they things that you’re embarrassed to try to explain?

I know the feeling. I suffer from anxiety and I’m really embarrassed by the different aspects of its manifestation.


Turned Up On Bust

I’m not sure how prevalent that bit of slang is. I’ve only heard a couple of Newfoundlanders use it. It means turned up so high or fast that it can’t help but break down.