Tags Archives: social media

The Truth About Body Shaming.

When did it become okay to put down our bodies to fit in or be accepted by people? We are a society that promotes hiding imperfections and feeling ashamed if our shape or size doesn’t match what is ideal. It wasn’t until I started researching the topi ...

Seeking Approval.

Why do the opinions of other people and their approval matter so much to us? In a way I envy my grandparents because they speak their minds freely and don’t care who likes them and doesn’t. My grandmother always says that she’s too old to sugarcoat ...

Unfollow..

There is quite a personal phenomena that occurs as one gets older. Sometimes we see it in our own grandparents as their mortality becomes actualized–all of the thoughts they’ve kept bottled in or whispered in the comfort of their house-robes b ...

Social Media Has Ruined News.

Every morning I turn to CNN to see what’s been going on in the world that I need to know about. This is crucial during the summer months, because there are no sports of any importance to me going on and ESPN is usually stuck on baseball highlights a ...

Love Diagnosis.

At one point in my life…for a solid two years, House was my absolute favorite television show. I have a thing for medical dramas and “who-done-its” and House, in my opinion, perfectly merged the two tropes. Every season there would be a ...