Modern life leaves no room for pause – The Age article

Do you brag about being busy? This is a great article that debunks our belief that being busy is necessary to succeed.

Having many friends at retirement age, it surprises me how many still constantly complain of being too busy…taking care of the grandchildren, running errands, planning holidays, going overseas…it’s endless. I thought retirement was a time to take it easy, to sit and gaze out the window whenever you feel like it, because you can. Do people need to  justify being retired, by being busy just doing ‘stuff’.  Or are we all just in the habit of busyness?

Read the article @ TheAge.