Our personas are so controlled on social media, we can truly present the best, most glamorous, funniest side of ourselves. Is it wrong? Does it matter? I recently met someone who I had only seen on social media. On a normal day, without the perfectly coiffed hair and precision applied make-up, and the flattering… Read More Facade or Fakery?
Follow for a Follow? Not Here I can’t be the only one who finds it awkward when I get requested on social media by someone who I feel obligated to accept, or ‘follow back’? It was part of the reason I deleted the Facebook app – because I found myself submerged in the stories of… Read More Follow for a Follow?
I have deleted the Facebook app from my phone. I have not logged in for over three weeks. And I do not intend on doing so anytime soon. I’d been debating it a while. I couldn’t do it to myself anymore. Out of nothing more than habit, scrolling through the minutiae of other people’s lives.… Read More Goodbye Facebook
I’m fairly certain that we all get irked by particular things when it comes to social media. These are the ones that gripe me the most… The Flawless Y’know the person. The one who has it all. The one who is always smiling and posting enviable status’, talking about this holiday, or that amazing gesture,… Read More The Flawless, The Moaners, The Over-Sharers