It is interesting to see how the domino effect, also called chain reaction, works. The domino art installation below reminds me of this. As James Clear explains, our behaviours are interconnected, so it takes one change in our behaviour to obtain a specific result. We’re also slightly lazy. We’ve needed a global pandemic to to start buying more frequently from small businesses.
Following this, our habit of checking social media may be a result of checking our mobile phone so often. If we don’t check, there’s FOMO.
The picture below shows the Tumbling Telephone Boxes installation in Kingston town centre. I like that use of old phone boxes in an artistic way. In fact, this installation is one of the aspects that come to mind when I think of Kingston, with its buzzy atmosphere and restaurants opposite the river.