"You have already noticed how the quality of your attention has changed the more you read on screens and digital devices…
"You remember who you were as a reader but cannot summon that 'attentive ghost' with the joy you once felt in being transported somewhere outside the self."
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FWIW, I don't buy a lot of the arguments being made in this article—but I share that intuition of having lost or replaced my "reading self" in the past few years.
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