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Spacing Out

Quick Look The mental state I enter when I am “off task,” without any particular focused activity going on. If caught, a friend will kid me (“Anybody home?”) or a boss will corner me (“Your phone’s ringing; have you gone … Continue reading

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Echo on Spacing Out

I have come to see silence as the mother of truth. Thomas Merton As far as inner transformation is concerned, there is nothing you can do about it. You cannot transform yourself, and you certainly cannot transform your partner or … Continue reading

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Practicing Spacing “In”

If you’re spacing out often, be honest with yourself. (I’m calling that “spacing in.”) If you need downtime, work it in; it’s crucial. At the very least, take a long walk; in the middle of it, sit down and let … Continue reading

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