Standing in Line.

“He said that life boils down to standing in line to get shit dropped on your head.

Standing in Line.

“He said that life boils down to standing in line to get shit dropped on your head.

Researchers have found that distraction is the antagonist of attention, not its opposite. It’s an interesting distinction. Distraction is the devil in your ear — not always the result of an attention deficit, but borne of our own desires. We are distracted because we want to be.
— This altogether pause-giving New York Times piece about what actually happens when we text and drive offers a poignant reminder that “attention is an intentional, unapologetic discriminator [which] asks what is relevant right now, and gears us up to notice only that.”  (via explore-blog)
Reblogged from .mattfraction
Inside every cynical person, there is a disappointed idealist.
— George Carlin  (via whenthepawn-hits)
Reblogged from Booklover

Resisting Reading.

I wasn’t always an avid reader. I used to be quite resistant of it.

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I haven’t always been an avid reader. I have always had great reading skills but reading books for leisure was something I resisted up until I went to college.

I was often bullied, made fun of and nicknamed from elementary school until the end of junior high school. Nerd & Geek culture wasn’t like it is now. If you were different, you were bullied and you couldn’t be more different if you did…

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