René Brooks, today's guest blogger, blogs at Black Girl Lost Keys, which she founded to share the experiences of people of color with ADHD. She is hoping to dispel the myths surrounding the disorder and help all people reach an understanding of the special challenges people of color face with this diagnosis. Her work has been featured on See in ADHD, Kaleidescope Society and ADHD reWired. You can also find her on Twitter @RoseyTrellis and on Facebook at Black Girl Lost Keys.
I Struggled. I Cried. I Failed. Then, I Was Diagnosed — and Reborn
I couldn’t sleep. I couldn’t wake up. I couldn’t ever catch up at work. And... more »
The Day My Emotional Trash Can Overflowed
I packed down my feelings until I could smush no more. Then, in one particularly... more »
The 3 Ways I Overcommit, Get Overwhelmed, and Fail
It’s my natural instinct to bite off more than I can chew, to always say... more »