What is ADHD Really?

Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder. A friend recently pointed out that the very name of the disorder stems from the "publicly negative" aspects of ADHD. Like most mental disorders, ADHD runs deep. Small attention spans, and high bursts of activity do characterize ADHD, but so does forming new relationships too quickly, Sensory Processing Disorder (SPD), and…

Teacher in the Gray — Part 4

Virtutem Lunae Soft white light bathes the landscape. A canyon, lifeless only moments before, breathes with new life. Streams whisper through the narrows, gleaming in the moonbeams snaking between trees. A lone fern contrasts sharply with the muted reds of a sandstone wall. Stars paint the canvased sky, winking from their high perches. A gentle…

My Miscellany of Maladies

It's no secret that mental health lacks recognition worldwide and mental healthcare often lacks social or financial support. To change this trend, we need to openly discuss mental disorders in their unadulterated form. By publicly displaying my mental disorders, I hope to open discussions among others about various disorders and give people with mental health…