The intersection of technology and modernity has connected our world. Within that nre reality the space between local and global has evaporated.
We spend so much of our energy confronting the now. It exhausts our will to explore. We put up barriers to shield us from things outside our well defined networks. Within our curated world things can seem almost managable.
A world without any surprises limits us. It locks us into mundane patterns. It sustains routines that define how we interact with the world. A little more surprise could spark creativity. It might open the door to new opportunities. Some of the opportunities might even surprise is.