Being all emotional and not knowing why

Being all emotional and not knowing why

Lennon has been quite emotional for a few weeks actually and this evening it was another I am crying and I don’t know why moments. I think in the past we have always attributed it to his medication, and yes while he is in Steroids, I don’t think it is always about what kind of medication he is taking. I think sometimes he is genuinely just emotional because he has a communication breakdown within himself – not everything is connected for him the way it is for other kids his age – add in that he is still emotionally delayed and doesn’t possess all the verbal skills, trying to decipher is like learning a new language. Most times I can only take him into my arms…

Ask about feelings and you get too much

Ask about feelings and you get too much

I think this morning I realized that sometimes we ask of him some of the things we cannot do ourselves. Describe how you feel… It has got to be the toughest question then add a mix of mood swings and being a kid and trying to fit in and to want to be good and not annoy everyone with the sky lander you want but you just have to share because if you don’t… Well, you just might explode. Yea that was a complete run-on sentence with a purpose… Now imagine being 10 years old with ADHD and OCD ..and trying to control your emotions because that is what is expected of you .. To be normal to behave in a way that society deems…