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NaNoWriMo 2015. Day 23.

NaNoWriMo 2015. Day 23.

Not enough coffee in the world. This may drive me to drink. I am pretty sure I am sitting in a public coffeeshop and may just have forgotten my pants today. 233 more words

How I Lengthen My Attention Span

I first noticed my attention span shrinking when I sat down to read a book that I was anticipating. I opened the first page, then INSTANTLY picked up my phone to check my social media for the fourth time. 405 more words

My Truth

Creative Process(ing), PiBoIdMo, Day 14

“How tall is your Reader? What do kids notice at that height? And more importantly, what am I missing? …time for a change of perspective.” ~ Julie Gribble


Is Your Attention Span in Need of Attention?

I was commenting to someone recently about how short my attention span is, and how consequently I often have trouble following the plot of movies if they’re any more complicated than a rom-com. 154 more words

Random Musings

Dumbing down

Do you ever have the feeling that you’re gradually dumbing down? I do. Since I left university 12 years ago, it just seems like I don’t stimulate my brain enough. 847 more words

Writing for Goldfish

According to the National Center for Biotechnology Information, the average attention span of a human being has dropped from 12 seconds in 2000 to 8 seconds in 2013. 288 more words


Psychotherapy 12: See above.

This week my therapist will go by: Oshkoshbegosh

Had a couple of weeks off. I’ve arrived at the last two sessions not being able to remember anything I’ve spoken about. 1,083 more words

Mental Health