tired of busy-one-upmanship

We ask it to make small talk. To commiserate. To imply success. “So…are you keeping busy?” Yet in the asking we perpetuate the culture of busy. The culture of more. The culture of speed. I used to answer “Yes, yes, soooo busy…and you?” They would, of course, nod and list the MANIA that was their … Continue reading tired of busy-one-upmanship