Exploring a mix of ideas, and waffling on a bunch. Maybe I'll come back and edit a bit every so often.
You are chained to things that make you unproductive. Unproductive not only in terms of your responsibilities but also your desires. They are a strain not only on your time but also on your peace of mind.
Unplugging targets a wide number of associated things, freeing up time and considerations to be put toward things which are specifically-desired. Instead of effort being put toward problems, passion is put toward desires.
This action is meant to take the whole day, and be regularly repeated. It is meant to be a defined branch of time management and a fundamental philosophy.
The right way to go about all of this would be to print this off. Better yet, write it all out by hand; make it yours.
This original concept was written quite differently: Unplugging--2007-05-27
Reading, writing, practicing an instrument, drawing, painting, home improvement, car tinkering, a language, etc. We all have some thing that brings us joy, or that we simply want to be able to do. You must discover your art. Think deeply on this matter.
- [ 1 ] www.youtube.com/watch?v=ACK2CZ0Qu-Q (private)
- [ 2 ] www.youtube.com/watch?v=L-PnxRWTu-U (private)
Her early writings reveal the path to her indoctrination.
For one day, don't use anything at home that requires electricity, except the fridge, stove, alarm clock and emergency phone calls.
Try it just once and appreciate how much TIME you have. Clean, read, or lounge around. Eat by candlelight.