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…



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…



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 …. life. Real…



Dichotomy Of Attention

Inattentiveness seems to be defined as “not paying attention to what you’re supposed to be paying attention to.” But what, or who, decides what you’re supposed to be paying attention…



Overboard!

Overboard: adv. 1. Over or as if over the side of a boat or ship. 2. To go to extremes, especially as a result of enthusiasm. Does this seem like…



Today I Rave

Yesterday I went on a bit of a rant. I’m sorry. I really am. I mean, I meant every word of what I said, but, if you read it, I’m…



Dead Grass

Here in Canada we’re experiencing a drought. It hasn’t rained in a while, weeks really And there are a lot of negative repercussions from that. Crops are going to fail….



ADHD? Who Cares?

I always have ADHD. It’s something that is a part of me. And there are those who suggest that it is no different from having brown hair (or grey, maybe?)…



One Of Those Days

Where’s my wallet? I never go anywhere without it. It never leaves my pants pocket except when I have to pay for something or show my ID. So why can’t…



ADHD At Church

I didn’t find out I had ADHD until I was almost fifty years old. No, it isn’t that I have mild ADHD, and it isn’t that ADHD is not that…