rebelling against low expectations

AuthorNathan Clarkson

is a writer, actor, a producer, a speaker, a poet, and a lover of stories. Nathan has appeared in national commercials, TV shows, and feature films. Even though he had OCD, ODD, ADHD, and other learning disabilities, Nathan was able to turn his “disorders” into “superpowers.” Nathan can be found in LA, New York, or Colorado Springs.

I Am “Different” (And That’s My Greatest Strength)


I’m different. This is something I have known for as long as I can remember. You see, I was the kid who just couldn’t sit still and focus. My fingers were always tapping on something while my mind changed thoughts like channels. I was the kid who just couldn’t shut-up; my constant refrain of “why?” often led to getting in trouble and sometimes yelled at by teachers. I was the kid who would wear...

rebelling against low expectations

The Rebelution is a teenage rebellion against low expectations—a worldwide campaign to reject apathy, embrace responsibility, and do hard things. Learn More →