Tag Archives: Facebook

Without Facebook

I’ve been thinking about writing this post for about a year. It was going to be called, “Six Months Without Facebook”. Six months turned into a year and I told myself, “A Year Without Facebook” would be a suitable title. … Continue reading

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I Don’t Know You Anymore

I was late to the Facebook scene. I didn’t make an account until the summer of 2009, a month after I graduated from high school. Throughout high school, I was constantly pestered to “get Facebook.” I held out. I remember someone … Continue reading

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Like It Or Not

I can’t help but feel like Facebook just wants to be loved. And when it doesn’t feel loved, it starts to feel self-conscious and neglected. It will never express its true feelings. No. That would hurt too much. Instead, it … Continue reading

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Are We Supposed To Tweet Forever?

I woke up yesterday and deleted my Snapchat account from my phone. It wasn’t a premeditated act. I didn’t go back and forth for a week pondering the decision. I didn’t talk to anyone about it. It was a spur … Continue reading

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An Ode To The Internet

O look at you sitting there on my computer screen, I’ve been accessing you since before I was a teen; First it was Explorer and then Safari, Thank you for letting me search pictures of calamari. I used Yahoo back … Continue reading

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The Facebook Cycle

What’s on your mind? Every day, Facebook asks us this simple question. Some of us answer it. Some of us avoid the question for a few days like a text message from someone we don’t want to talk to. Eventually, … Continue reading

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The Friendship Quiz

Now, before you start scoffing at the title and think that I’m going to be talking about a cheesy way to get to know your friends, you’re wrong. So save your scoffs, and trust me. I’m going to go out … Continue reading

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My “Freshly Pressed” Acceptance Speech

It all started last Wednesday night at exactly 9:43PM. I was sitting on my couch watching Masterchef on television. I looked at my phone and saw that I had a message. I realized it was an email. It was an … Continue reading

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You’re Not A Fan

As an avid sports fan, there is something I need to get off my chest. No, it’s not Mom’s spaghetti. Nor is it chest hair, you sickos. I’ve been following sports ever since I was about 6-years-old. No one sat … Continue reading

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