I am bored. What is there to do?

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  1. janesix profile image61
    janesixposted 5 years ago

    I am bored. What is there to do?

  2. Sonneborn profile image59
    Sonnebornposted 5 years ago

    Don't be bored anymore.  It's really as simple as that.  You have the basically unlimited amount of information and and activities available to you on the internet.  You also have the entire enigmatic vastness and depth of human thought to use to your advantage.  There is no reason you should ever be bored.

    1. janesix profile image61
      janesixposted 5 years agoin reply to this

      why yes, yes I do have limitless things to keep me occupied, I just needed to be reminded!

  3. kallini2010 profile image78
    kallini2010posted 5 years ago

    My suggestion - stay bored.  Challenge yourself to stay bores as long as you can. Chances are your creativity will wake up. Yes, any minute now.

    1. janesix profile image61
      janesixposted 5 years agoin reply to this

      Too late, my boredom only lasted ten minutes...

  4. chiradeep profile image62
    chiradeepposted 5 years ago

    I am soon coming with the solution through a new hub in 2 days till that time keep listening to good music.

  5. Georgie Lowery profile image95
    Georgie Loweryposted 5 years ago

    Go Play You Don't Know Jack on Facebook. Paint your toenails green and freak people out. Go to the 7-11 and see if they have cherry Slurpee's (I'll take a medium, please). Learn how to make Play-Doh. I don't know. You could just make a peanut butter and jelly sandwich and go read a book. That's what I'd like to do right now.

  6. ChitrangadaSharan profile image57
    ChitrangadaSharanposted 5 years ago

    I wonder, how  do you get time to get bored. There is so much to do in life, so much to learn, so much to enjoy, so much to see. Sometimes, I think  twenty four hours are not enough. You need to change your attitude first. Take interest in yourself, in people and things around you. Life is beautiful and full of opportunities, enjoy it.

  7. Deepak Chaturvedi profile image68
    Deepak Chaturvediposted 5 years ago

    Listening to music yes, ofcourse music will give you healing touch and meanwhile you would find the way to get rid this boredom.

  8. Ethan Green profile image89
    Ethan Greenposted 5 years ago

    Teach yourself to juggle? But it's addictive though, so you may end up regretting the lack of boredom in your life...

  9. sradie profile image72
    sradieposted 5 years ago

    I think boredom, provided it is not from some physical ailment, comes from  an inactive imagination, a lack of creative thinking or just plain laziness. Whenever I find myself being bored I also find it is because I have settled into and accepted the mundane. There are plenty of adventures to break the cycle. It's simply a matter of determining what interests you and pursuing it. It could be something simple like reading to something more involved like wildlife photography and a million things on either side or in between those two ideas. Life is short, there is precious little time to be wasted on boredom.

    1. kallini2010 profile image78
      kallini2010posted 5 years agoin reply to this

      I think boredom these days is the result of being constantly ENTERTAINED.  We are on the receiving end.  Entertain me! Or I am bored. Bored?  Only boring people ....

    2. sradie profile image72
      sradieposted 5 years agoin reply to this

      We are definitely and entertainment culture. We want entertainment delivered to us with nothing more than a little monetary consideration given in return. When I was a kid, we learned to entertain ourselves.

  10. whonunuwho profile image74
    whonunuwhoposted 5 years ago

    Read a book. take a walk, call a friend, volunteer to help in the public or at a school, bake a cake, or new desert, go shopping(stay within limits), call your mother, visit the library or local museum and do family research, get on the internet and look up interesting fact about the weather or science, go for a jog or bike ride, go fishing with a friend or camping, hiking, or bird watching., write a book or get on Hub Pages, Read the newspaper want ads for a part time job which you may need since you are so bored.

  11. SidKemp profile image90
    SidKempposted 5 years ago

    I went to a very unique high school that thought of boredom as a state of mind. I leaned that, whenever I'm bored, I need a challenge. Pick up something you want to do. Make it ten times harder. And do it.

    If you want to write a hub, write a beautiful, brilliant hub.

    If you want to do a pushup, learn safely how to do a one-armed pushup - best not to try until you can do 100 regular ones!

    Make it hard, make it fun!

  12. Crissylite profile image75
    Crissyliteposted 5 years ago

    best time to get your creative juices going, pop in a movie, or just quiet your mind

 
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