Chuck Audette

Rookie - 59 Points (Poetry Hell, Vermont)

Adult Adhd

Poem by Chuck Audette

Adult ADHD
has gotten me
too much TV
can't you see?

surfin the web
can't concentrate
I'm at my job
but my brain is late.

chores at home
still not quite done
and I should exercise
but my mind has run

I want to write more
but this is all I can do
losing track
this poem's about who?


Comments about Adult Adhd by Chuck Audette

  • Savita TyagiSavita Tyagi (1/6/2016 8:43:00 AM)

    Hahaha! I am giving into it! But at my age feel no guilt! Just a privileged and bore amenity! Enjoyed your poem of the day too. Reminded me of that famous movie. Too bad name slipped from mind!(Report)Reply

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  • Pamela SinicropePamela Sinicrope (10/11/2015 10:24:00 AM)

    I have similar problems, but its with my iphone...(Report)Reply

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  • Poetry Hound (10/23/2012 3:13:00 PM)

    Hey Chuck! This is a hilarious poem. Now you have to do one about ADD (without the H) . Good to hear from you, buddy. Your comments inspired me many a time.(Report)Reply

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  • Diane HineDiane Hine (7/31/2012 7:44:00 PM)

    I see you've already got 17 comments for this, obviously because everyone identifies with it, including me, so let's make it 18!(Report)Reply

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  • Original Unknown Girl (12/3/2008 4:36:00 AM)

    ha ha... I think we all suffer from this at some time or another.... (or some of us have it terminally - LOL!) Brill! HG: -) xx(Report)Reply

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  • Barry A. LanierBarry A. Lanier (8/14/2008 3:39:00 PM)

    I'm always trying to remember that 'great' poem I forgot.........(Report)Reply

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  • ~ Jon London ~ (5/23/2008 10:09:00 AM)

    Great poem, The devil finds work for idle hands they say.....Lucky for us we now have this amazing poem to read, Thanks for sharing Charles. '10'
    Funny work.

    Best wishes
    Jon(Report)Reply

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  • David Desantis (5/15/2008 10:02:00 AM)

    hahaha damn it, we suffer from the same issue! ! Lol oh well, atleast your always finding something new to do...funny poem, great job man.(Report)Reply

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  • Alison Cassidy (1/9/2008 4:06:00 PM)

    A light-hearted look at a serious subject. Ever thought of trying stand up? love, Allie ♥ ♥ ♥ ♥(Report)Reply

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  • Amanda Lukas (4/3/2007 10:36:00 AM)

    And that's how I found my nickname: 'The Queen of Procrastination'!(Report)Reply

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  • Amanda Lukas (4/3/2007 10:36:00 AM)

    And that's how I found my nickname: 'The Queen of Procrastination'!(Report)Reply

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  • Lee Degnan (12/19/2006 9:43:00 PM)

    This is a great poem and... HEY! Let's go ride our bikes! !
    I suffer too. But at least I'm not bored. lol
    Lee(Report)Reply

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  • Original Unknown Girl (11/8/2006 10:06:00 AM)

    Concur with all of the above! ! think I must have adult adhd too! Great poem here! HG: -)(Report)Reply

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  • jack russell (9/12/2006 5:48:00 AM)

    Many will identify with this...including yours truly :) But...just how DO we break the infernal mould? I think that's what I meant...
    Keep taking the pills :)
    Jack(Report)Reply

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  • THE LAST REMNANT OF SANITY BIDS YOU ADIEU (8/25/2006 10:13:00 AM)

    Yep....guilty as charged.(Report)Reply

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  • Dee Daffodil (5/1/2006 9:06:00 AM)

    Chuck,
    I enjoyed this one a lot. You have I think a terrific sense of humour. P.S...I've often been there myself (easily distracted) .
    Hugs Dee(Report)Reply

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  • Esther Leclerc (2/23/2006 3:55:00 PM)

    I don't know why this is so low-rated; I think it's good. I can relate as I think it may be my problem (reading lots on subject for some time) . Humorous take on a not-fun disorder (cursed genes!) , and what is life without humor re: affliction? Thanks!(Report)Reply

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  • Willow Moon PearceWillow Moon Pearce (2/9/2006 10:58:00 AM)

    Its a thing not realised by many people - it is a sensitive poem...............willow(Report)Reply

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  • Duncan Wyllie (1/31/2006 5:19:00 PM)

    Dear Charles
    First of all thankyou for kind words about: Not Just A Man, A Just Man
    they were much appreciated.
    Your poem speeks to me about trying to get an order to things, life, thoughts etc..
    Very Well Written.
    Love Duncan(Report)Reply

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  • KB & CO. (12/28/2005 12:39:00 PM)

    I so can relate, know where ya coming from, hmmm....what?(Report)Reply

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Poem Submitted: Monday, April 4, 2005