Could you go a year without Internet access?

There are a lot of us out there that by the end of the week want to disconnect from all electronic devices and even the Internet.  Recently, I have considered disconnecting from all TV except for sports but the Internet is a whole different story.

That is what makes Paul Miller’s (of The Verge) experiment of the pas year a pretty amazing feat.  The linked article is well worth the read as he recaps his thoughts about this year and rejoining the Internet rat race.

I was wrong. One year ago I left the internet. I thought it was making me unproductive. I thought it lacked meaning. I thought it was “corrupting my soul." 


Could you go a year without Internet access?