Archives for September, 2011

ADHD (General)

I’m Cured!

...now that I have your

Ok, I'm not cured exactly, but at least ONE of my ADHD symptoms has suddenly evaporated. Turns out, it never was a symptom in the first place.    ...Let me explain.

When is an ADHD trait not an ADHD trait?

For the past year or so, I've been thinking I’m the slowest writer in the world. And...
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ADHD (General)

Zoë’s Pet Peeves: OMG! Fired. Again.

I've posted about work before. Let's face it, as an adult, it's a big part of one's life. As an ADHDer, it's also a big part of one's pain (for a lot of us, anyway.)

The most common advice ADHD gurus give is:  follow your passion. (No, I'm not talking about stalking that cute guy that just moved into your apartment building.)

This week, I got fired. Again. I'd...
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ADHD (General)

ADHD Olympics

I was thinking about how many awards events there are out there: Oscars, Grammys, Emmys, heck, there are even child beauty pageants (ew) and an Olympics just for farmers!

While a lot of us with ADHD started off with high aspirations and great expectations, by the time we're diagnosed as adults we can feel downright demoralized. Sometimes we feel like we’ll never excel at anything. This is depressing.

So - how...
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