Social Media Makes Me More Creative and Less Productive
I'll admit it; the more I use social media the less productive I seem to get. At the same time, the more I use social media, the deeper I think, the more creative I get, and the more connected I feel. So... sort of a catch-22. Social media both detracts and enhances my life.
I work from home, on a computer, so it is too easy to keep checking email, glancing at Facebook, and peeking at my Twitter stream. I used to spend those moments when I was trying to figure out a plot line in a book lying quietly on the sofa, thinking. Now I am much more likely to skim some status updates while I try to work out the literary situation in my mind.
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