Creation As Symptom

So on Wednesday we looked at the possibility that creativity is learned behavior and how having ADHD might make us more likely to learn that behavior.

But what if it actually is a potential symptom?


The other symptom

One of the “unsung” symptoms of ADHD is creativity.

Yeah, I know, there are “Professionals” who will say there is no documented proof that that is true.

But I offer this little treatise of logic as possible proof of,


Sometimes You’re The Bug

There’s an old saying, made famous by the band, Dire Straights, that tells us basically that we don’t get to choose a lot of what happens in our lives. Sometimes you’re the windshield,


Life In The Fast Lane

I’ve been going pretty fast these days. And I’m kind of pleased with myself about that.

I’ve been recognizing my ADHD moods even though I’ve been immersed in busyness.


Two To Three Times More Likely

Have you ever noticed that our English language can be misleading? It’s actually big business being a writer with the skill to quote things that are patently true in ways that present patently false perceptions.



Do I have ADHD? Or is it Stimulant Addiction?

You’re saying, “What about the attention stuff? What about the distraction stuff?”

Well, yeah, what about that stuff?


Front Porch Daze

So, I love this time of year. The summer isn’t here yet, but the summer weather has certainly begun. And we’re getting ourselves into the summer swing of things.

We’ve set goals to go paddling at least once a week on local bays and rivers,


Why I Self-Medicated

To begin with, I had nothing to compare my mind to, having never been in any other mind. We, any one of us, neuro-typical, or having ADHD, or Autism, or OCD,