I'm seriously considering joining in Offline October. It's been started by 2 writer friends as a way of gaining back time wasted on the internet, a way to reclaim your creativity and time.
It's not just for writers - "It’s for anyone who believes the internet is dominating too much of
their time and they’d like to either have a break or get it under
I've been trying to cut down on the internet lately - and have been achieving a lot more - and have been 'in training' this week seeing how I'd go with only 1 hr internet / day. It's tough. It requires the breaking of a lot of habits. I tend to use the computer as a bit of a decompressor, a way to relax.
I really think I need to do this. Check it out and see if you'd also like to join in.