Why do we stare at screens in communion with people who don’t love us?
I read this in a comment on Russell Brand’s insta this morning about a book he was reading by David Foster Wallace. How true and thought provoking it is…
And I’ll be the first to raise my hand. I’m guilty as charged.
I tell my kids I be there in a minute… when I’m scrolling through Instagram. I act like I’m listening to my partner… as I check how many people have viewed my Insta story. I pull up to the traffic lights… mindlessly reaching for my phone.
I know I’m not the only one guilty of this. (Please tell me I’m not the only one?! Phew, thanks! x)
Why have we become more invested in what total strangers are doing while we ignore the loved ones who are right in front of us? Continue reading