“We willingly accept the loss of concentration and focus, the division of our attention and the fragmentation of our thoughts, in return for the wealth of compelling or at least diverting information we receive.” - Nicholas Carr, author of “The Shallows: What the Internet Is Doing to Our Brains.
Brutal, eh? The quote is from ‘Addicted to Distraction’, an opinion piece in the New York Times by Tony Schwartz of the energy project
. Guess where I saw it?
Right now, I’m more inspired than ever to avoid distractions. Maybe ’monotasking
’ will help? At any rate, thank you for taking the time to focus
on this newsletter each week!