How I’m Limiting Social Media Time


How To Do Nothing advocates for humans to take back our attention, to withhold our lives from the capitalist social sphere.

Her basic premise — TO BE IN THE MOMENT — is buried under layers of academic pontificating. And that’s unfortunate.

So Here’s What I’m Doing to Be In the Moment

Let me expound upon Number 3.

And in the process, I was never in the moment, was I?

Algorithmic friendship is great for staying connected to readers and sharing rah-rahs, but it isn’t enough for flesh-and-blood humans in the thick of despair. At least, not for this one.

The in-person interaction IS THE UPDATE.


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