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What the Diagnosis?? The ADHD Masquerade and My New Reality

I don’t know how to write this post. Really, I don’t. I’m not truth-bomb mom, or some of the other viral personalities online you’ve actually heard of. I’m just a person sharing stuff online. I hope it reaches someone who needs it. The world of psychiatric diagnosis is fraught with peril, danger, setback, and occasionally …

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Stoicism: What The Stoics Knew About Realistic Thinking And Gratitude

Fascinating what we find when we dig into the history of a concept.  Stoicism isn’t even an idea I found particularly interesting or appealing until two days ago, when Tim Ferris shared a blog post from Aeon about the concept.  Aeon’s post Indifference Is A Power discusses why stoicism is “one of the best mind hacks …

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The Generation Game: Anger and Denial Grieving a Lost Opportunity

Having a plan is great.  I had one two weeks ago.  I did, I swear.  Had a plan for this post, too.  Something about entitlement culture.  After Grief and Depression teamed up to cause a crying jag in the shower, well… That’s pretty much what happened to this blog, and my YouTube channel.  I may …

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