““We Don’t See Time; We Feel It”
Children and adults with ADHD don’t see events; they “feel” them.
Our internal clocks weren’t put together by a Swiss watchmaker, who sees time as a series of seconds and minutes, one coming precisely after the other. Some experts think that individuals with ADHD perceive time not as a sequence but as a diffuse collection of events that are viscerally connected to the people, activities, and emotions involved in them. “
As I research conceptualizations of time (as I’m looking for a particular thing that I’ll know when I see it), this qualifies, although I can’t find any backing besides the author.