OPENING UP TAKES COURAGE. ONE FRIEND OF MINE HAS DARKENED HER FACE ON THE GRAVATAR PIC. I DON’T BLAME HER ONE BIT!
I believe that there are both good and bad things about technology today. Social media allows for people to fulfill their needs for social interactions. People can share the stories of their lives, much like we all do here on WordPress. Grandparents can connect with their granddaughter from 1200 miles away. A wife can see her husband from the comfort of their home in the states while he’s deployed in Iraq.
Social media holds an element of freer for me. A very terrifying one.
I stopped speaking to my mother in November of 2012. I stopped speaking to Suzie around the same time. I removed them from any form of social media applications that I used. Phone numbers were blocked. I have not spoken to them since.
When I started writing my blog, out of fear, I wrote under a pseudo name. I took great care and went to great…
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