Hurry, Hard!

Do you curl? Not likely. The number of people who curl make up a minuscule percentage of the population. Let me describe it to you. You take turns throwing rocks…



Opportunity Lost

Last June, the Mars Rover, Opportunity, sent its last message home. “My battery is low and it is getting dark” … and was never heard from again. It has affected…



Looking At Now

I’ve discovered the secret to a happy life. It’s all about perspective. I’ve wasted so much time looking forward at what I think I need to do. And I’ve spent…



Another Snow Day

Today, here in Canada, in my neck of the woods, it’s a snow day. And significantly, it’s the 13th snow day of the school year, which is apparently a record….



Pants? Check!

Life is unpredictable. And so are we. Doesn’t that seem like a perfect match? No? If you’re here, you likely have ADHD, or you care about someone who does. And…



Tearing Down The Bad Guys

On Wednesday, January 30th, Bell Canada once again facilitated the Bell Let’s Talk campaign. There were several things I noticed that were different this year. One thing was that bell…



This Old World

This old world has been turning for a long time. And we have been here only for a moment of that time. And it is hard to imagine things changing…



ADHD Ninja

I know a guy who can pass for someone with ADHD. And he knows he can do that too. Does this mean he’s too self aware to actually be a…



We Are Not A Few

In the U.S.A. there are 6.1 million children between the ages of two and seventeen who have been diagnosed with ADHD. At the wonderful age of eighteen, no one is…



Index Tabs

If I could have three wishes and I couldn’t wish for more wishes and I also couldn’t wish for money, I think I’d wish for index tabs first. Not the…



Using Some Discretion

The word discretion means several things. It means to have the freedom to act, as in “at your own discretion.” It also means acting with decorum, choosing actions that are…



Electric Ecstasy

Hey, you! Do you have ADHD? You do? How tidy are you? Me? Not so much. I work hard enough at it and I’m moderately successful at it, but I’m…



Can’t Slow Down

Have you ever been going too fast on a road and missed your turn because it surprised you? I get into a groove sometimes when I’m driving. You’d be surprised…



Am I A Space Cadet?

Sometimes we refer to ourselves as space cadets. It’s a reference to the foolish things that can occur in our lives because of our intermittent inability to focus. We’ve all…



Do It Yourself ADHD

I’m thinking of creating a game called DIY ADHD. The concept is simple. Actually, that’s a huge lie. The concept is complicated. Or maybe the concept really is simple, but…