Originally Posted by Big_Philly
I have Asperger's syndrome myself, and one trait of people with AS is that once they get hooked on something they will not let it go until they are done or reach perfection (I wish I'd get hooked on my classes and studying for finals...), sometimes getting into it more than is good for them if you know what I mean. So there is a risk that drums might be controlling your life, and I guess your mom's afraid of that. But if you have control over the amount of time you spend drumming and talking about drums I don't think there's any need to worry.
Thanks, Big_Philly. It doesn't control my life too much only about 75% of what I talk about is drums. I also spend a whole lot of time on homework because it does take me longer than usual to finish so I end up with about 1 or 2 hours of free time during the day which is used for drumming.