Flashes of light, a barrage of beeps and loud musicwe live in an overstimulated, frenzied atmosphere. Bring back pockets of silence and darkness in your life
In our gadget-driven, consumerist lives, our eyes focus on pixels while our ears are tuned to pings and rings. A visit to any mall on weekends bears testimony to the fact with we live in a busier, noisier and brighter world than our forefathers. While diminishing attention spans, shallower relationships and a blurring of work-life boundaries are the generally acknowledged downsides of a fast-paced lifestyle, two facets that are even more fundamental to human experience, silence and darkness, are also gradually fading.