It is extraordinary to note how many words we take for granted came into our lexicon in the late 14th and early 15th centuries and now form the bedrock of how we experience the world. These time were a time of great upheaval and innovation - the plague decimated the European populations and consequently the social systems that held it together. Great innovations came from this - the benefit which we literally see before us - the printing press. What we might not consider h
So about three weeks ago I finally ‘got over’ social media. Although intellectually I had been questioning it’s benefit in my life -in terms of how ‘social’ it really was vs. how much stress and feelings of inadequacy it produced I kept on, scrolling scrolling scrolling as I felt the very life seep from my pores. Then something snapped and I was cured praise the holy cupcake. What a difference it has made in my life.
Don’t get me wrong I still want to know what’s going