I Have a Very Short Attention Span and I'm Easily Bored

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    It's making my grades suffer.

    I need to force myself to pay attention but it's so hard!
    no6pain6no6gain no6pain6no6gain
    16-17, F
    Jan 28, 2015

    I have really bad ADD

    and it sucks. They told me it would go away as I get older but I believe it's gotten worse. I don't have the ability to focus on one thing at a time. Going to a crowded place is sensory overload for me. We have a lot of meetings at work and I have a rough time. I tend to space...
    TotalityOfMe TotalityOfMe
    36-40, M
    4 Responses Jan 28, 2015

    My mom is convinced there is 0 chance of me

    being even mildly ADHD, despite the results on the multiple tests I've taken. Welp.
    alexandr4 alexandr4
    18-21, F
    Nov 5, 2014

    SO SHORT like a paragraph is all i can manage

    to read unless it is REALLY interesting i cant really concentrate for more than a second maybe? so i dont bother, it bored now
    fartyfartface fartyfartface
    26-30, M
    Jul 18, 2015

    I'm supposed to be cleaning

    but I can't I'm bored...
    Naniebananie Naniebananie
    16-17, F
    Jan 27, 2015

    That's why I know little of everything .

    I am curious person of everything beside history and politic . So I really admire any kind of expert. Especially those spend their whole life to focus on studying one thing . Even can sacrifice the joy that comment place people have
    Mrshouhou Mrshouhou
    26-30, F
    Jan 29, 2015

    I don't think it is adhd.

    Although sometimes it feels like my mind is running 200km/hr that I wasn't able to think clearly about certain concept yet and my mind is already wandering to other unrelated things.
    filledspaces filledspaces
    26-30, F
    1 Response Nov 6, 2014

    I have ADD so school sucks

    for me and I don't take meds for it so I'm crazy at school😝
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Nov 4, 2015

    I am guilty of this. It's hard

    for me to concentrate on one thing for too long.And I get easily bored.
    deepaforeverangel deepaforeverangel
    22-25, F
    2 Responses Nov 6, 2014
    Alylovespuppies Alylovespuppies
    18-21, F
    Jan 28, 2015
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