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Discussion on: I was gone from tech social media for almost half a year. Here is why. (Yes, it was burnout.)

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Amelia Vieira Rosado ๐Ÿฃโœจ

Great piece! I'm a burnout survivor (that's how I like to put it ๐Ÿ˜…) and I'm quite passionate about the topic. I also sort of gave up blogging on here (due to other things that take priority and simply a dip in interest) and it's been liberating. I do want to blog again but will do so when I feel compelled to do it.

I guess my brain incapacitated me to prevent me from continuing my insane work routine.

YEP! That's exactly it! Your brain takes over and forces you to REST! That simple.

To anyone struggling with burnout: take your time, quit the hustle p0rn and disconnect for a bit. It does wonders.

P.S.: Not meaning to self promote, but I also wrote a piece on burnout (based on my personal experience). You are not obligated to read it, but in case you want to collect more perspectives and info, you could perhaps benefit from it too.