Seriously, I said. Life is pretty hard. It’s a cruel joke and our job is to find the punchline.
It’s the idea that someone else could dictate when I should start work, have lunch, how I should dress, behave, and ultimately be valued monetarily.
They have a way with words. Yes they can spin words and make you soothed by it. So yes, expect those long text messages that can appear like an essay.
We all had something in common: we all had this place where we could pour out everything about ourselves and our own lives.
So, for every creator on the Internet—especially minorities: strive to share more than just a pretty dress. Grace us with the styles, ideologies, and narratives unique to you.
More people like your photos online than the number of people you have talked to in the past month.
Social media actually may not foster the ‘pathetic’ ideals we once thought it did.
Internet writers (who contribute immensely personal stories to online publications like Thought Catalog, Broadly, and Medium) have been quoted calling their work “contributions to the Millennial narrative.”
Adventure doesn’t have to be found across the world. Find it in little moments, in spontaneity, in conversations that challenge your thinking. Embrace the confusion of this time of your life and accept it as a challenge to see and experience as much you possibly can.
The digital age is both helpful and harmful for writers who want to produce artistic work. Helpful, because it’s a wide stage for creative expression, but harmful because we can get lost in it or become inspired to take on too many things.