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  • I wrote this January 27, 2012 (a year ago) and found it yesterday.

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    Our world is changing.
    How do all of these small world connections, help us, help each other?

    We have the ability to live well on our planet. We can and are building intelligent systems that make it easy. Technology allows us to manage real life tasks with less energy, automating what used to take so much time. We've worked hard moving at increasingly exponential speeds, trying to keep up with technology and so much information, that we created. Good, useful information. Why do I feel like I'm still running? Always trying to be caught up…

    Am I missing anything? Now seems like the time to stop, think and manage our time better. Use the knowledge and technology to simplify. To problem solve and find ways to experience life better - not faster. Do I really need to know so much? I work better, think better, understand and communicate better when I'm solidly focused, comfortable and able to discuss thoughts and ideas with someone else. There it is again ~ it's in the balance.

    The majority of people have good intentions. But are affected by the environments we continue to live our lives in. We're taught to fight for our needs over someone else. What if the choice is different? What if it's not a fight? Let go. Stop being afraid. Don't the best things happen when you're all in?

    We regenerate, change perspectives and adapt. As a group, we are dropping our walls (online) because we have an innate need to share experiences and connect. The machine (in between) holds up a false 'protective wall' so we feel more at ease. The responses we generate are generally honest.

    Being connected to each other online, we are experiencing our similarities all the time. Our need to share. We can use this connectedness to make collective decisions faster (it's happening). Balance more. Work less. As humans we are problem solvers that build on what we've done before. So we can bring new experiences & insights back into the ecosystem we are a part of.

    We do this to experience life better.
    Isn't this the point?

    It could be second, even first nature to use the technology and knowledge we've built to work with our planet. In a sense, going back to our instincts. Our natural laws. Using our intelligence.

    Why should we miss our life running...

    Where do I start... ?
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