A Year Without Facebook

Oh my god, I thought. I watched as pedestrians streamed into the crosswalk and across the street. Every one of them stared down at their phone as they walked, with only a cursory glance up for traffic. They look like zombies. A few days earlier I had read two articles that concerned me. The first … Read more

Living with ADHD

“Okay, for this next test, the computer is going to flash letters on the screen.” The neuropsychologist looked me in the eye to make sure I was following. I nodded understanding. “Every time you see a letter, hit the space bar. Unless it’s the letter ‘X’. Then, you don’t hit the space bar.” “Got it,” … Read more