Are daydreamers more prone to burnout and mental exhaustion?

Are daydreamers more prone to burnout and mental exhaustion? That’s a question I’ve been asking myself over the last few weeks. I suspect I’ve been suffering from burnout for the last six months or so, but I’ve been blaming pressure of work, the difficulties of balancing work and family life during the pandemic, uncertainty aboutContinue reading “Are daydreamers more prone to burnout and mental exhaustion?”

What your mind doesn’t do while you’re daydreaming

Normative daydreamers spend much of their time engaged in “mind-wandering”. Mind-wandering is when an individual’s thoughts shift away from the task at hand. I think of mind wandering as the random thoughts that pop into your head when you are in the shower, or driving, or doing some other task that doesn’t require your fullContinue reading “What your mind doesn’t do while you’re daydreaming”