Being the one in control of what moves me, what I feel obligated by, and what attachments I have to fleeting experiences is not an authority that I’m willing to concede to the arbitrary whims of an app on my mobile phone. I think more and more people are going to retake this agency over their feelings about being social, as well. That’s a joyful thing.
Anil Dash on JOMO [Joy of Missing Out]
Reminded about this post after deciding not to attend the phantogram + m83 + symphony concert tonight
Methinks that JOMO is going to be my theme for this Fall.