Woven Together Differently

Adventures in social media enlightenment


2 Comments

Productivity versus presence

Image by Sebastien Wiertz. Used under a CC 2.0 license.

Image by Sebastien Wiertz. Used under a CC 2.0 license.

I recently wrote about my digital spring clean. I deleted a number of my social media accounts because I felt that I was spreading my efforts too thin and also because I felt that it would help me to be more productive.┬áProductivity is something that I worry about constantly, sometimes to the detriment of my ability to relax at the weekend and when on holiday. I always feel as though I need to be doing something productive and lately I’ve been striving to use my time even more effectively.

However, I recently came across an article about Alan Watt and his writings on happiness and living with presence, which made me question my relentless drive for productivity. Continue reading