Talk To Me

When I first started this blog, comments were added to the bottom of each blog post.

It engendered interaction, it was fun to communicate with readers and even sometimes argue about the different interpretations of our shared disorder.


Buoyant People Win

I can’t drown.

Well, I shouldn’t drown, I’m perfectly capable of doing it. All I need to do is to panic, or get knocked out with my face in the water.


Tired? Or Exhausted?

I have ADHD, as you’re all aware. I must have told you a thousand times by now, right? Forgive me for repeating myself, I’m exhausted.

And specifically, I have the combined type of ADHD that includes being both inattentive and hyperactive.


A Moth To A Flame

I’ve never lit a candle outside. I’m old, but not that old.

But I’ve seen moths around an outdoor light. They seem crazed by the light.



Time Tetris

How old are you? If you’re too old, you might not know this, but if you’re too young you also might not get what I’m talking about.

There’s a game called Tetris,


Making Myself Happy

What does it take to make someone with ADHD happy?

Well, that depends on the person. We’re not much alike.

That is to say that the commonalities we share have little to do with what we like or enjoy.


Out Of Context

ADHD is a disorder.

It’s real. It has devastating effects. It makes life difficult for those who have it.

But its real devastation is to the credibility of those who deny it.


Welcome To The Swamp

You’ve heard the expression, “I’m swamped!” right?

I’ve heard it. I’ve laughed at it.

I’ve been swamped the way some people get swamped and I call that ….