I am deliberately transitioning into living more ‘Slowly.’ One of the aims of the Slow Project is to share what some practical strategies I’ve explored to enable others to do the same, allowing others to learn from my successes, ongoing challenges and insights. It is now 2 years since I began the Slow Project so I figured now would be a good time for a check in. There has been a lot of change in that time. I started by quitting my job, initial explorations into Slow and how…

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‘Slow’ is much more than simply ‘a slow pace’ or a measure of how much activity is conducted vs time. Slow is a meme that encompasses various expressions of the adaptive response to our addiction to speed that has cemented itself in modern culture. This reaction is an adaptive response to the deleterious effects of Fast culture. This wordcloud is displays all the stuff I’ve found so far that has been pre-fixed with ‘Slow.’ There is definitely something happening at the level of cultural dynamics. Memes are like…