We’re all so busy; what we’re doing is very important too.
Strange then that ours is neither a culture of elite productivity nor meaningfulness.
That’s because most of the busyness is a hoax.
But we’ve built an altar to it.
You at least, must name it for what it is.
Often being busy is little more than a distraction.
Being busy forgives just about anything.
I am so busy I –
- Forgot your birthday.
- Was late for lunch.
- Snapped when I got home at 8pm (I’m just so stressed).
Here are the proper names for those events – (more…)