Spectacles Versus Eye Patch

This post starts out discussing compensations, how to balance between strength training versus accommodation when trying to improve on a skill or problem area, and finally talks about self-advocacy. I think glasses make me look smart. But an eyepatch - that would probably make me look tougher. Sometimes I have trouble processing all the information…

The Soldier and the Rock

Untreated ADHD symptoms can put you in a stress position when you are trying to function as a teacher, student, leader, follower, or a partner in any relationship, be it parent, child, friend, sibling, spouse, co-worker... Imagine you're a soldier in the Roman army, standing in formation, looking straight ahead while the commander paces among…

The Unguidable Mind and Credibility

I once dabbled in conspiracy theories. Right around 9/11, finding myself in a new town with no friends or family in the same time zone, the shock of witnessing that spectacle of terror set my mind racing to piece together some kind of understanding. The Internet provided a panoply of explanations, and I was free…