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    The Friday Muse – Writing With ADHD

    Living with ADHD is not easy. For those who don’t know what ADHD is, it is Attention Deficity Hyperactivity Disorder. It’s a bit different from ADD in that it creates hyperactive tendencies on top of a difficult time focusing. I was on Ritalin for nearly fifteen years of my life for it, and now that I’m into full adulthood, I’ve struggled with recognizing what is my personality and what is an actual trait of this disorder. My mind wanders. I suffer from social anxiety. I procrastinate. I tend to speak before thinking. I tend to live within my mind. I didn’t know what ADHD was growing up. Not entirely. I…