adhd · Blog Challenges 2019

Uplifting Update: Successful Folks with ADHD

These three challenges this month have been undeniably rewarding, but still incredibly tough.  I've really been pantsing it lately -- especially with my Camp NaNoWriMo project -- so I've been trying to take my own advice and, when I'm feeling exceptionally blocked or just generally burnt out, letting myself phone it in a bit, sigh,… Continue reading Uplifting Update: Successful Folks with ADHD

Blog Challenges 2019 · Creative Writing · creativity · Personal Writing

Poetry and Imposing Restrictions

Say it with me:  I work best under an externally imposed structure.  I need some sort of scaffolding and some sort of blueprint or guide to follow in order to best function.  That's why schedules and checklists work well for me, and why I always performed exceptionally well in class, but often had panic-ridden, down-to-the-wire… Continue reading Poetry and Imposing Restrictions