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Advice for the Adult (and not so adult) ADHDer

We’ve all grown up with stories like the tooth fairy who exchanges teeth for money, or a Santa Claus who [...]

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Marko Ferek and the Holy Trinity of Self-Delusion

For years I assumed that everyone could see the things that I could see. Wasn’t it obvious that our lives [...]

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A Story About Adult ADHD

The Everyday Health website has a post about an ADHDer who managed to control his symptoms. It was a challenge [...]

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Thoughts on a Wellbutrin-less Theme, or My Search For the Gift of Adhd

Thoughts on a Wellbutrin-less Theme, or My Search For the Gift of Adhd if only I could sit if only [...]

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Russell Barkley: The Plato of the ADHD World

…the history of philosophy is but “a series of footnotes to Plato”. – Alfred North Whitehead …all current and future [...]

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How do you describe ADHD to a non-ADHDer?

Note to the reader: This is my 400th blog post How do you describe ADHD to a non-ADHDer? At the [...]

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I Can’t Decide On A Title: “Memory, Anger & ADHD” or “Take This Gift and Shove It” or “Taming Your ADHD”

I’m pleased to report that the Verizon issue, as described in my post Don’t Worry…Get Angry, has been resolved. On [...]

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The Public Record of a Personal Transformation: Blogging About Adult ADHD

I am now in my fourth year of blogging about Adult ADHD. My thoughts about ADHD have changed. I’ve entered my post-ADHD phase.

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Have You Seen This Missing…And Angry…ADHDer?

I receive emails from many of my blog readers and I’ve decided to use the opening of this post to [...]

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Do You Agree With This 5 Min. Description Of Adding Negative Numbers, or Wadda Ya Think About Dis Theory of ADHD?

The question I ask is pretty straightforward. After viewing this video – Addition & Multiplication Practice – please let me [...]

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An ADHD Year In Review or: How I Learned To Stop Worrying And To Accept ADHD

It’s that time of year to reflect and ponder, to look at our triumphs and failures. It’s that time when [...]

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Time To Grow Up

There comes a time in life when we all must grow up, a time when we dispense with the mythology [...]

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ADD / ADHD Candid Health Series Videos

I’m proud to present this series of video interviews with ADHDers. In these videos you’ll meet Meagan, who talks about [...]

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Integrationists vs Separatists: The Two Worlds of Diagnosed Adult ADHDers

Ptolemy versus Copernicus. Integrationists versus Separatists. Both are describing the same reality yet arrive at radically different explanations for the [...]

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Sex And The Adult ADHDer: When Fantasy Meets Reality

Part I Part II Reality continues to ruin my life. – Calvin (of Calvin and Hobbes) amn! JLo looks mighty [...]

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ADHD: Awesome and Deadly

An email from an ADHDer. Subject: Open this email I have ADD and I want to share! Message: Hi Jeff, [...]

What It Feels Like To Have ADHD

ADHD – A Love Story (Part 6)

The Trap is Set

The Wanderer

The Child Within The Man

ADHD – A Love Story (Part 5)

The System Is Blinking Red

ADHD – A Love Story (Part 4)

A Quick Bite

ADHD – A Love Story (Part 3)

Thick As A Brick

How Do You Know If You Have ADHD?

The Warning Signs of ADHD

ADHD – A Love Story (Part 2)

Warning Signs

ADHD – A Love Story (Part 1)

The Ground Shakes

A Cure for ADHD

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The Perfect Month

What A Great Time Of Year

That’s What I Call ADHD-Friendly Software

A recent ADHD newsletter noted that The Brain — a mind mapping software — might be a useful tool for [...]

Life in the Modern Age

Sixteen months ago I moved from the world of entrepreneurship — a portmanteau comprised of the French word entrepreneur, which [...]

E-Card Fun

Some more e-card humor: Expressing Your ADHD Self…Digitally A Few Laughs, Giggles & Groans

While Rome Burns

I’ve started collecting screenshots of online advertising. I’m trying to understand the message. The ad below says that if I’m [...]

Kiss Your Distractions Goodbye

Do one thing at a time

ADHD Does Not Exist

I can’t tell what is more disturbing. A book titled “ADHD Does Not Exist: The Truth About Attention Deficit and [...]