Last week, I started thinking long and hard about what webpages I interacted with and how I interacted with them. I realized that I waste a lot of time on the internet, and decided that I wanted this to change. I made it my goal to use social media to create something good, and not just to consume the unending flow of check-in’s, posts, and cat memes. Step one was learning to be quiet, to stop engaging with the nonsense, and so far I’ve done pretty good. Obviously I didn’t g
A few days ago, marked the 11th anniversary of opening my Facebook account. I started reflecting about all the time I spent carousing the site, and about a month ago, I started logging how much time I was spending on it. After realizing how much (an average of 3.5 hours a day!), what I got out of it, and what that time could have been used for; I decided to delete my account, marking the end of an era for me.
But from the ashes, I will rise anew! Over the coming months, I