Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder, ADHD is something I was born with.
I’m reluctant to label it as an affliction because, as far as I’m concerned, it’s not; it’s just something that makes my brain function differently from what is considered to be normal.
Back then though, after hearing that conversation, I concluded my brain was broken, so I decided to seek help and find a way to repair it.
The prescribed drug made everything clear. It felt strange to have, for the first time ever, the chaotic thoughts stop bouncing, sit quietly, listen, and follow instructions.
But there were consequences…