While waiting for an appointment yesterday, I looked at the shiny gold coffee table in front of me. It caught me completely off guard. Every inch of it, top and bottom, was completely engulfed by magazines, spanning every topic imaginable. I couldn’t help but stare at it for a minute pondering what it said about us as a society. We have too much stuff.
We’re infiltrated by media.
We’re constantly bombarded by the thoughts and opinions of strangers. Even when we do put our phones down long enough to look up, this is what we find. It seems nearly impossible to quiet our minds while we have access to an entire world of information literally at our fingertips.
That isn’t going to change any time soon.
So we have to decide how we’re going to live, right in the middle of it. We have to be conscious of our moment-by-moment choices. We have …