The Republic of T.

Black. Gay. Father. Vegetarian. Buddhist. Liberal.

July 31, 2008
by terrance
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I Got (Some) Skills

Damn. I guess eight of of ten ain’t so bad. I started going down this list of 10 skills you need to succeed at almost anything and I was doing fine until I got to number seven. 7. Math You … Continue reading

January 17, 2008
by terrance
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What I Have Learned

What I have learned as an adult with ADD and a working parent. I have to become my mother. I have to become my father. I have to learn what they learned. It does not matter what I want. It … Continue reading

November 29, 2007
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Outgrowing ADD?

Well, if my own life serves as any indication, the answer to the above question for some kids with ADD/ADHD is no. Some kids won’t outgrow ADHD. New findings that attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder may stem from a developmental delay that … Continue reading

January 18, 2007
by terrance
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It feels good to know I’m not alone. Mentioned earlier that I have a penchant for procrastination. Not that I particularly like procrastinating. It’s just that it comes with the territory as far as some aspects of my life are … Continue reading

December 3, 2006
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This sweet potato soufflé is something I whipped up to take to a holiday party yesterday evening. (For the uninitiated, those are marshmallows on top. Think of them as a meringue.) For some reason it occurred to me to take … Continue reading