Not My Choice

There’s a lot of trouble out there in this big old world, trouble surrounding ADHD. And the bulk of that trouble seems to center on people who have declared that…



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…



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…



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…



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…



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…



Are You Special?

If you have ADHD then you had a pretty good chance of being in a “special” class. And it was always about challenges. Either they felt the curriculum challenged you…