Driven to Distraction

For a while now, I’ve been making a concerted effort to engage in more reading – the paper-based type. To my surprise, it’s been really hard work! It’s as though at some point I’ve become so accustomed to the three-dimensional way of consuming information online, that my brain’s no longer willing to read and concentrate on just one thing at a time.

OK – since when did ‘digital’ take authority, provoking a sense of discontentment, anxiety even, when I hit the ‘off’ switch and attempt to slow down?

I’m sure I’m not the only one who’s asked this question; perhaps you, too, sometimes become so focused on Getting Things Done (GTD) that you forget you need to stop once in a while; in fact, perhaps you’ve forgotten how to stop altogether.

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