I saw a good YouTube video where author John Green says he wants to take a year off social media like Facebook, Reddit, Instagram and Twitter. He says he spends 20 hours a week on the platforms and doesn’t like how they are rewiring his brain.
Actually, I think it’s a good idea. I know being completely offline at events like Rites of Spring and Twilight Covening in the Berkshires is good for my brain.
And it is way too easy to get outraged on Facebook.
But, I don’t see myself stopping.right now. I do feel I get a lot of good interactions on Facebook so I want to keep it.
Here’s the video: