Let’s talk about this societal concept called “seeking attention.”Read more
the depths of her surfacing emotions are oceanic — her current joys tide
in and out
as she gasps for air —
Let’s play quick a game. Raise one hand. (Do it — if you dare.)
Put a finger down if your screen time has gone up in the past month.
Put a finger down if you have posted on social media sometime during the current coronavirus outbreak (could be a static post, Story or even an instant message).
Put a finger down if you have watched a TikTok video (or 100+) in the past month. (Maybe you have watched so many that you actually understand where I got my idea for this intro…)
Put a finger down if you have scrolled on social media in the past four hours.
Put a finger down if you have been wanting to do something specific while at home (i.e. read a book, exercise, watch a new movie or play a game) but have chosen to pick up your phone instead.
Out of fingers yet? Yeah, me too.
In a world that is entirely stuck in social isolation, how are we supposed to obey state stay-at-home orders, stay connected with friends, keep our mental health in check and still limit our social media use all at the same time?Read more
Despite a global shortage in toilet paper, hand sanitizer and Clorox wipes, there is absolutely no shortage of opinions voiced on social media regarding the COVID-19 pandemic.Read more