Beware of insular, artificial worldsâ€¦workplaces, cyber-space, any place where reality is absent. The absence of reality will eventually shut off your intellectual fire-power. Be careful. Working in a disconnected fictional world will stagnate your intellectual growth. So will staring at a computer screen, counting how many fictional friends youâ€™re accumulating and how many likes get pressed to your chronic complaints or public broadcasts of personal privacy that opens a window into your personal and family life, allowing the wrong people admission into your inner circle. Youâ€™re mind will deteriorate and eventually disintegrate. Spending the majority of your life in a cartoon world distorts your perception of reality. Soon, it will attack your judgment. Get out in the real world â€“ save yourself.
-copyright (2011) Jordan Publications Inc. – excerpt from my next book.