re: Can I sit still long enough to read a book?
Wed, Apr 14 2010 4:07 PM
A few weeks ago I came to a similar conclusion. The internet has been taking up such a substantial part of my time that I finally decided to delete my facebook account, stay off twitter, sign out of gchat and start living again in the real world. I took up golf. (Who knew I would like a male dominated sport so much?!?!)
But to respond to your question, I too have trouble focusing on reading, but I think all you need to do is find a really good book that engrosses you from page one. Then you'll have to finish it because you'll absolutely NEED to know what happens! And once you do that, your faith in your ability to read will come back, and soon you'll be thinking...should I delete my facebook account?
Two weeks ago I deleted my facebook profile and isc.net (an online competitive scrabble club)from my computer. Several people were mildly shocked but I realized that the more