— Jean Rhys, Smile Please: An Unfinished Autobiography (via killheji)
— Stephen P. Hinshaw and Richard M. Scheffler, authors of The A.D.H.D. Explosion: Myths, Medication, Money, and Today’s Push for Performance, argue that expanding access to early childhood education will decrease rates of A.D.H.D. (via oupacademic)
And, compare these numbers to those in a place like France, where these diagnoses are not rushed to, and therapy is proactive, and parents discipline their children, and children do not run the household or determine the household’s schedule, and we realize that it is likely our American culture—and nothing else—that so many children are struggling with the so called ADHD.
My man…bringing me supper.
Stardust .. “The atoms of our bodies are traceable to stars that manufactured them in their cores and exploded these enriched ingredients across our galaxy, billions of years ago. For this reason, we are biologically connected to every other living thing in the world. We are chemically connected to all molecules on Earth. And we are atomically connected to all atoms in the universe. We are not figuratively, but literally stardust.” ~ (Neil deGrasse Tyson)