Are you an immersive daydreamer, a maladaptive daydreamer, or something in between?

The ability to immersively daydream is something we were born with. It’s the way we process our thoughts. It sets us apart from normative daydreamers, but not in a good way or a bad way; it’s just a difference. Maladaptive daydreaming disorder (MaDD), on the other hand, is an addictive behaviour that has the potentialContinue reading “Are you an immersive daydreamer, a maladaptive daydreamer, or something in between?”

To those who have felt judged for being a daydreamer, and those who thought they had the right to judge them…

When people first find out that their style of daydreaming has a name and that other people do it too, one question I often see is “Is it a disorder?” Some of the people who ask this question have been daydreaming for as long as they can remember and, beyond assuming that no-one else daydreamedContinue reading “To those who have felt judged for being a daydreamer, and those who thought they had the right to judge them…”