You look from the outside in yearning for what they have But you don’t see the cracks papered over with tissue paper You don’t hear the lies they tell each other or the facts they fail to mention You just see the smiling faces in orchestrated snaps and insta stories Friendships based on common enemies […]
I was just having a conversation about people vying for attention and longing for connections, but instead of building and maintaining real, in-the-flesh relationships, they opt for more followers. More accounts to subscribe to. More thumbs ups, stars and hearts. “Social” media has created a virtual reality, a false sense of connectivity and the constant, unnatural desire for validation.
Social media is the reason why I haven’t finished the two books I’ve been reading since December! I live a lot of my life outside of the screen and I have chosen this week to slow down, but I neeeeeeeeeeded this reminder.
Show the original post some love!! 👉🏾 Put The Idols Down… — Nickkie&Co.
We entertain all the things in life other than the things that matter. Today, we need to start to making an effort to take breaks from the distractions and focus on the things that truly matter…
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Are your thoughts or reasons or actions really your own?
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Polluted airwaves spreading propaganda and hate, programs programming us, reporting the news they choose Why don’t they tell you about all the good deeds and news Why? Because it goes against their agenda plus bad news gets more views, right Screen zombies what a sight.. a new generation ready and ripe for the picking It’s […]
The art of conversation lost in a digital generation We sit in silence eyes glued to screens Ignoring those begging to be seen Whatever happened to deep convos getting lost in theories and ideas Meaningful words connecting energetically lingering stares Nowadays It’s all so rare -Dionne MT- Breathe Think Write Release A word via Generation Z […]Read more "Generation Z (a repost)"
“I’m reclaiming my time!” has to be my favorite quote of 2017 and I am as serious as Auntie Maxine with its usage. Last month, I met a fellow blogger, was introduced to her blog then read a post that changed my life. For those that aren’t ready to face the man in the mirror, the […]Read more "Reclaiming My Time"
Firstly, how cute is this little graphic☝🏾? Remember way back when when I posted tips on how to wake up with a routine to get it poppin? I mean refreshed. Enthusiastic! Ready. That was mostly for my readers because I think I have the morning routine handled. The nighttime routine tho…? eh. Nonexistent. Well, it […]Read more "turn off the lights…"
Stars sun and moon Blackberry galaxy and iPhone Dad is playing video games Mother is listening to her new tunes Grandma is in the nursing home So kids are watching a cartoon Gps tracking and drones Instagram Facebook and iTunes Technology took our relations away Only friend we need is a cellphone Yaz 2016 thefallingthoughts […]Read more "the only friend we need"