Left Brain vs. Right Brain
Both ADHDers and highly creative individuals are thought to have differences in the left brain vs. right brain relationship.
“We have all met people who are good at grasping facts but tend either to be too literal in interpreting them or to miss the point altogether. Likewise, we know others (often people with artistic talent of some sort) who are erratic in dealing with facts and do poorly on tests but who have an amazing ability to grasp the gist of a story, the subtle shadings of meaning. We can only speculate whether these differences can be traced to hemispheric specialization” – Howard Gardner (author of “Multiple Intelligences”) from “Art, Mind & Brain.”
Right Brain Traits: