The Five Rules of Social Media

Social media is pseudo-social. It is humans through filters of ego or lack thereof attempting to connect with others for self-gain, commiseration, or validation. By remembering that fact and following a few simple rules, your online persona and your human decency will stay intact. First Rule of Social Media Don’t take anything personally. Not all postsContinue reading “The Five Rules of Social Media”

Save Time and Love Longer

There once was a music storyteller named Jim Croce. He sang about saving time in a bottle so that he could spend eternity with his “you”. He told of how there never seems to be enough time to do the things that you want to do once you find them. In this hurry-scurry life, weContinue reading “Save Time and Love Longer”

Everything is not as it seems.

Photo by Sindre Strøm on We put on a face that we think the world wants to see when we go out in public. It is the professional and socially acceptable face. We hide the fact that we are not that person inside, maybe a little but not entirely. This illusion is not whoContinue reading “Everything is not as it seems.”

Weird is Relative

Is it just me or have you noticed that what we used to say was someone’s weird quirk or just part of their personality is now a necrosis or a personality disorder? What happened to a person just being weird? I think that the fuel behind this trend is the overuse of social media. MostContinue reading “Weird is Relative”