Recent events in my world have caused me to turn my attention toward anxiety and the manifestation of it in our lives.
People with ADHD have a tendency to replay situations in their minds and it’s usually situations that cause them to feel anxious.
Yes. Let’s play a game. Where’s my coffee cup?
After 61 years of life I’ve gotten pretty good at figuring out what I might have done with things I misplace.
Is there a difference between adult diagnosed ADHD and pediatric diagnosed ADHD?
Not in the mechanics there isn’t.
But in life, we have long discussed the differences between nature and nurture,
We don’t get a lot of compliments when it comes to our ADHD symptoms.
I’m not saying we don’t get any, but we mostly have to give them to ourselves.
When you have ADHD, you know what it’s like to be judged. I spend a lot of time remembering that from school, from work, from social connections.
It’s taken me to a place in my life where I am constantly keeping my guard up,
I suffer with ADHD. It’s also called ADD sometimes, but my variety definitely has the H in it.
I also suffer from FS, I think it’s called FS,
Life is like pie, the sweeter it is, the more you want of it.
Also, the flakier it is the more enjoyable it is.
Also, the filling isn’t everything,
How’s your impulse control?
Or is controlling them really the problem? How is it an impulse if we don’t follow through?
Maybe what it is is that we have impulses.
My report cards from school are like everyone else’s report cards from school.
That is, they have grades and comments on them.
And they are like the report cards of everyone else who has ADHD.
You know that thing that needs to be done in your house?
The one your spouse wants you to hire someone to do?
That thing that is maybe in the realm of the professional repair person?