Thanks for this, although not having one causes a different set of challenges (that’s for another article). Not taking a phone forces me to be in the moment, all the time. I’ve been known to buy a burner for the purpose of being able to call ahead, cancel or change reservations, or make essential in country calls. Other than that, a phone is an invitation to be distracted. Where I go in the world, you don’t wanna miss anything.

Get the Medium app

A button that says 'Download on the App Store', and if clicked it will lead you to the iOS App store
A button that says 'Get it on, Google Play', and if clicked it will lead you to the Google Play store