Day: July 21, 2018

Drinking with ADHD

The artificial anger and despair that comes with drunkenness is a frightening phenomenon, and for me it was every bit as addictive as the giddy happiness. I’ve always liked to wallow.

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Day 39 – Mood swings

When the meds kick in and I cheer up a bit, I use the energy to write the first few thank you cards for the wedding – the long ones, to family. It gets emotional.

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I find it very hard to get it through my head that, no, I won’t “finish this bit off tomorrow”*. I’ve always had a bit of an issue coming to terms with things ending. This might be the longest thing that I have ended.

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The Year of Calm

If I try to identify a thread that runs through the negative areas of my life – lateness, half-finished tasks, frustration – it is a lack of calm and clarity.

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