As I get older, I notice more and more 20-somethings yearning for recognition, for acknowledgement that they are special for being a hardworking college kid who spreads himself too thin.
So why does this matter? Are our NewsFeeds and Dashboards filling up so much of our short-term memory that we’re actually being affected by it?
I think so.
I thought as a student, I was supposed to raise my hand and speak my mind in class. That is, until my professor began paying me more attention than the others.
My best friend met her boyfriend in an airport. That’s right. She actually developed a relationship with that weird guy who talked to her just a little too much while waiting to catch a flight that, as usual, was delayed.