I have felt for many years that we are all guilty of letting life pass by while we communicate with no one.
When I was a child people were concerned that too much time in front of the telly was bad for our health, ‘you’ll get square eyes,’ was the cry!
Now we face a new challenge, mobile devices, the smart phone, our ability to be always connected. It’s worse than just the time lost or the risk of not valuing our time effectively. It’s the damage to us as humans. I’m not saying people were right to warn of, square eyes, I’m commenting on the damage to society.
This leap in our ability to easily communicate is harmful to the human art of communication. (more…)