Social Media or No Social Media

Dear diary,
Have you noticed that there are some songs that when you watch the video it just gives you joy? I was watching the video of No Limits by Usher this morning and I was just smiling all through. I don’t even really like the song but that video just brought back all my dreams of being a dancer (doesn’t seem to be happening soon, though😩). I watched it over and over again. It’s just really nice. I feel the same way when I watch the video of Guillotine by Jon Bellion. I absolutely love that song and the video was just the icing on the cake.

I was watching Blackish yesterday (I’ve been watching a whole lot of stuff recently😂😂) and the major topic on the episode I was watching was social media and its dangers. It reminded me that I had written something in social media before. It’s been quite a while so I’m re-posting it for all of you who haven’t read it. I hope you enjoy it.

Keelie's Diary

Dear diary,

Oh, dear. It’s been quite a while since I wrote to you and truly I am sorry. The good news is I’m back and with a very troubling observation that I’m hoping will catch everyones attention. I frequently use whatsapp and BBM to chat and communicate to my friends when we are not together. And truly, I thank God for technology for without it so much would still be so hard to accomplish. Yet I sat in my room one day and ached for a friend. I looked at my phone and saw that I had numerous messages from my friends yet I ignored them all. That was really rude of me, true, but I just couldn’t take it anymore. It was then that I realised that it’s not the same. When you see someone in person and when you talk to them on those apps, it’s just…

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