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Mental Illness, and Other Delights

I have Attention Deficit Disorder. No “Oooh, shiny!” jokes, please.

Understandably, you’re probably confused or scoffing, since I don’t fit the bill of the average newly-diagnosed ADD patient. 1,151 more words

Meditative Mandalas

You’ve probably seen those “adult” colouring books in bookstores or book sections of stores, directed at relaxation, meditation, and so on. I have considered purchasing one almost every single time I’ve seen one, but I always think to myself, “I don’t have time to do that,” so I don’t. 424 more words


I've got ants in my pants, but if I took the time to take them off, I'd find that they ran away!

Living with ADHD, or any mental illness for that matter, is difficult not only for the person directly affected, but also for those people who have close relationships with that person. 709 more words


Multi Media and Messenging

Multi-media tools can certainly enhance messaging on the web. Text, audio and visual tools can help readers understand the message that is being sent, however they can also be a distraction if the right technique is not being used. 508 more words
Social Media And Media Tools

At age 5, I was already cutting hair! 

I’ve struggled with impulsive behavior since I was really young, and only recently have I overcome that struggle to some degree, and that’s only thanks to medication alone. 1,183 more words


The Greatest Story Never Told

Imagine yourself in a multiplex movie theater. Curiously, no walls separate the half-dozen theaters that form the multiplex. Miraculously, you are watching six different screens all at once, thoroughly understanding and enjoying every scene, word, character. 830 more words

Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder

I'm trapped in a prison of my own mind.

Do you ever experience those days where your symptoms are really bad, even though you’ve taken your meds?

Today is one of those days for me, and I feel like I’m in hell. 518 more words