“There is a difference between having a genuine attention deficit disorder or compulsive behavior, and engaging in aimless pursuits to come up with social media posts that attempt to portray an interesting and fulfilling lifestyle. I know at least three middle-aged white men who confuse their lack of discipline for a popular neurodivergence, and their flailing provides no end of amusement. I shouldn’t be reveling in their ineptitude; a kinder, gentler me would foster open communication with them and see if I could steer them toward accomplishing something with their lives… but to the dark me that all sounds far too much like work.”
“You need to get out more,” she said.
2023.08.03 – 2023.12.21