How The American Dream Nearly Destroyed Me

Reflections On A Wasted Life, And Why I Don’t Regret It. They really should have seen it coming, my parents. After 4 years of college, my mother graduated with the ability to speak, read, and write French, Spanish, Portuguese, Italian, and Latin. Imagine the opportunities available to a woman with those skills! Unfortunately, this was … Read more

Some Shockin’ Good!

St. Paul’s Anglican Church, Harbour Grace, Newfoundland The Internet is a Strange and Wondrous Thing Especially for people with Attention Deficit Disorder, like me. I woke up this morning wanting to text my daughter, to share a memory. Some background is in order: My family’s ancestral home is in Harbour Grace, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada. … Read more

How I Handle My ADD

It ain’t ADHD, by the Way (Originally published on Medium) Photo by pina messina on Unsplash Attention Deficit Disorder. Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder. There’s a fine line between the two. I used to have the latter, but it matured into the former. And much like my depression, it’s been a lifelong companion. Consider: I have … Read more