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1664: Oh, Linda by Josie Michelle Davis on The Distraction of Technology & How To Live In The Moment

2020-07-01 | 🔗

Josie Michelle Davis shares her thoughts on the distraction of technology.

Episode 1664: Oh, Linda by Josie Michelle Davis on The Distraction of Technology & How To Live In The Moment

Josie Michelle Davis is a full time stylist, a writer, and a lover of rescue mutts. She's a bit of a jack-of-all-trades and she spent years blogging DIYs and outfits. These days she's more focused on helping others learn how to change their mindset to achieve big goals.

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from the authors or websites just these subscribe. follow bun in your podcast up to get new episodes for free, but for now get right to it asked. Optimizing your life oh under my Josie Michel Davis's Josie Michel Davis, dot com. hiking through the rain forest, can be a magical thing, though greenery all around the far off sounds of birds. You ve we ever seen in a zoo chatting with one another, the light re on your face and the deep smell of mercy rocks was not so magical he's getting stuck in downpour under a lean to was a woman named Linda who insist on calling every when she's ever met and loudly talking to about how her arthritis is putting a bit of a damper on her dating life. I don't mind rain, for a few minutes mean for
stood together under the lean to watching the rainfall, with only the steady beats of drops falling around us. My love, the sound of rain, probably because I'm a fairly privileged white It is only really bad experiences with rain were when it put a bit of a damper on our families day at EPCOT, and I had to buy children's large, sweat bans because my genes got so through sir, Why doesn't always re on EPCOT Day, I mostly fine rainstorms, charming men even call me and was perfectly happy to stand with my husband's arms wrapped around me, watching the rain and slowed and then Linda came any on the edge of the lean to looking down the hill. When a middle aged woman came towards me waving frantically and yelling, I found you. I still hastily attempted to high by Frank, which doesn't So well, since Emma nearly six foot tall tree of ago, the woman quickly,
realized at me and my husband were not the date that she had lost on the mountain, but decided was best to hang out with us under the shelter. Anyway, I do what I always do and awkward social situations. And promptly pretended I'm deaf in Mute and have no way communicating with other human, so I may as well just face the opposite direction and why the rain, some more and hope you don't insist on talking to me, Linda unhindered by us not budding up to her, though you know we were thousands of feet up the side of a mountain. She somehow had the tea The tiniest bit of reception, her cell phone, which made it possible for her to voice to tax, leave, rambling voice, males and call everyone she's ever as we heard all about her date that presumably had abandoned her and left her for dead in a porter rican rain forest. We heard about how she was aggressively trying to get a co worker to spend more time with her despite this woman spurring her advances her words by the way parliament about how to
dating is when you have. Our right is in your hands. It was awkward to say the least after five minutes that felt more like an hour, we decided to venture into the pouring rain and hikers swiftly We could down the mountain in fear that Linda my catch up to us and we would be forces us into more phone calls and dictated text messages. I couldn't help. I think how incredibly is you would hike through the rainforest in still be unable to put your phone down? enjoy what's around you, but if I'm totally honest with myself, I do that too sure I don't make phone balls unless absolutely necessary. Why can't doctors just takes you anyway? It s, really, I'm not going to voice to tax Public, when my hands are perfectly free, I mean come on guys, the wife and bother texting at that point. sure way. More often than I realize I'm still Some are amazing and beautiful and too busy scrolling we're Instagram T even notice, I'm not someone who thinks technology is evil. Quite the opposite, in fact,.
I have no desire to get rid of my Iphone or live in some remote. I've been without internet thing. All that stuff is moslem. Actually I believe Instagram is truly pushed me creatively. I love that I can check on Eu Book or audio books from my library and read it right on my phone heck without internet and aim, I would have had half my boyfriend's, the real question. Is it able to disconnect when real life calls are able to put down my phone and enjoy the sound of rain in the actual rainforest. When is right there in front of me, I really hope so, but maybe There was there to remind me to pay attention and not miss out on what's happening, so thanks Linda, I really will try to be more present this year, and also we'll try my best to avoid arthritis by whatever means necessary.
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