June 6, 2017

Beyond The Line On The Horizon

It’s been two weeks since I returned to the minefield. I thought I’d be playing wack-a-mole with the landmines I left for myself, but when I […]
May 18, 2017

I’m Ready to Go Home

I’m laying in bed with a dog, a dimly-lit laptop and a reflective mind.  I am at peace and I am so grateful for this moment […]
May 7, 2017

Operation Desert (re)Born

It’s been ten days since my last post, despite actively writing nearly every day.  I have finally told everyone why I’m in Arizona, including my sons’ […]
April 26, 2017

How to Replace Bad Habits and Beat Addiction

It’s hard to believe I’ve almost been here for four weeks.  It’s amazing to consider from where I came, to where I am today.  Two weeks […]
April 21, 2017

When I Grow Up, I’ll Grow Down

All-in-all, the last few weeks have been a soul-searching scavenger hunt.  I’ve spent ten years under the influence of stimulants off-and-on, which, when flipped on, left […]
April 19, 2017


“Imagination will often carry us to worlds that never were, but without it we go nowhere.” ― Carl Sagan   “Faites attention David!”  I still hear […]
April 17, 2017

Selfishly Me

I’m well on the road to recovery, but I’d be nowhere without the people who have stuck by my side, supporting me and showing me love […]
April 16, 2017
Jason Mraz

There’s No Shame in Being Crazy

I’m reminded right now of a Jason Mraz from the song Beautiful Mess: “There’s no shame in being crazy, Depending on how you take these Words […]
April 14, 2017

Everything Human is Pathetic

So you took the bait.  I confess, the title is a bit misleading, but to clue you in on its origins, Mark Twain is quoted for […]
April 12, 2017

Sonoran Healing

Today is the eighth day in the Sonoran desert and I can’t believe the healing I’ve experienced.  Perhaps I’m manic and I’m cresting my first climb, […]
April 11, 2017

Welcome to 1980HD

Welcome to 1980hd.com.  I created this blog to serve as an open journal of sorts to help me on my journey living with attention deficit disorder. […]