Daydreaming is much more important than we realise. It is nature's way of allowing the psyche to catch up with itself. If we are always in a state of 'doing' rather than simply 'being,' we are constantly receiving a plethora of impressions and information ~ all of which needs processing.
The symptoms are getting worse. I wake up at night, my mind racing at a frantic pace, the ideas flooding me with a tidal
Boredom, like most emotions which I study, has a purpose and despite widely held views about its negative connotations, research recently conducted has suggested that boredom can have positive outcomes, including increased creativity.