“Colonizing the night”

“How the 24-hour society is stealing time from the night” (from Aeon)

How important is the clock in your life?

Most days, do you feel that time is flying or “walking”?

Do you think people should be paid for doing a task, or by the hour?

How often do you kill time or waste time?

“Time-sickness, the feeling of being harried and hurried continually, is the disease of the age. Lack of time has become a common complaint. For many of us, there are not enough hours in the day to do all the things we want.”

The article offers some solutions to this modern problem. Are they realistic? Can you think of others?

Have you “colonized the night”?

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