You'd think I'd have been upset. But a few years ago, when a psychiatrist told me I had Attention Deficit Disorder,* it was a relief. That diagnosis -- one I'd always suspected -- didn't exist during my childhood. But it explained a lot about my life. Why I experienced so much failure in school, jobs, … Continue reading It all ADDed up — Part I
"There are no extra pieces in the universe. Everyone is here because he or she has a place to fill, and every piece must fit itself into the big jigsaw puzzle." --Deepak Chopra I admit it. I have an addiction. I also have mild depression and anxiety … Continue reading My ADDled Brain’s ADDiction
"You initially become funny as a kid because you're looking for attention and love. Psychologists think that's all to do with mother abandonment. I think John Cleese has his depressions, and Terry Gilliam's the same. All of us together make one completely insane person." … Continue reading Run For Your Life: Coming Out From Under the Covers
"I've always suspected that writing by hand on paper resulted in better writing, but I never knew quite why."
“Spring is nature's way of saying, 'Let's party!'” --Robin Williams So today is May 1. May Day -- celebrated by some to honor workers and by others to welcome the coming … Continue reading Spring ain’t all it’s hyped up to be