It’s 2.30 pm and I burried under a cocoon of blankets on my bed, laptop in prime position, my fingers tapping away as the light starts to dim a little. My eyes intent on the screen, lost in my own world for what only seems like a moment.
To any outsider, sure; I’m wasting my day. But is living a huge part of my life online always a bad thing?
Obviously there’s no substitute for putting down our phones or laptops, and actually getting up and doing something with our day. Technology will never replace real human interaction, or the physical and emotional benefits of being productive away from a screen. But there is still a hell of a lot of good in using these screens to our advantage. Continue reading