On fast lifestyles

Since the Industrial Revolution launched a large subset of humanity into the illusion that we could conquer nature for our own purposes, linear ambition has been a kind of survival strategy.

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We’re always trying to keep up in a world of work that seems to constantly get faster and expect more of us, leaving us too burned out and apathetic to deal with anything that doesn’t directly affect us or our families.

Source: Adaptation Is Your Most Valuable Skill | Forge

On working from home during a crisis

You are not working from home; you are at your home during a crisis trying to work.