In praise of slow thinking in the internet age

Slow thinking is not just wise—it’s also a revolutionary act right now. In reactionary times, slowness, responsiveness rather than reactiveness, is a radical rejection of the internet’s perpetual call to action: Always be choosing sides.—Ephrat Livni, Quartz (via Chris Bowler)

I really resonate with this article. The territory it covers also has a lot to do with why I’m reading and writing poetry now.