Category: Blog

  • My Thoughts on Commoditizing Ourselves Through Social Media

    My Thoughts on Commoditizing Ourselves Through Social Media

    Yes, I’m still talking about this because I keep thinking about it This week, I did the thing I’ve been contemplating and made my personal brand/life private on social media. It was a long-thought over decision, and I’ve been talking about it for months. So finally doing it felt great. What was surprising was how […]

  • Why I’m Making My Personal Brand Private

    Why I’m Making My Personal Brand Private

    The social media saga update we’ve all been waiting for Ok, here we go with the update on my months-long existential crisis over social media and what it’s become(ing). As I’ve shared before, I began feeling a sense of unease, low-level anxiety, and overall misalignment with social media in general when I started using it […]

  • A New Way I’m Thinking About Community

    A New Way I’m Thinking About Community

    How I feel after catching up with a best friend I feel like there’s been a lot of talk about the word “community” in the past year and I haven’t really paid much attention to it. I thought I knew what it meant and I didn’t feel interested in exploring it further. But then one […]

  • How Escapism Is Helping Me Remember My Worth

    How Escapism Is Helping Me Remember My Worth

    I think we’re mostly in agreement that 2021 has been really hard When I was younger, I thought escapism meant that you were irresponsibly avoiding important parts of life. After a while, I learned that occasional escapism was a fine stress reliever, as long as it was temporary and contained. I kept myself too busy […]

  • What I’m Learning About Trauma and Self-Worth

    What I’m Learning About Trauma and Self-Worth

    The things I’m interested in as an adult are different than the things I was interested in as a kid If you’re like me, your interest in trauma — how it works and how to heal it — has steadily risen with each passing adult year of life. It’s really hitting a stride for me […]