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Book / Thrillers

November 13, 2022

Reads: 234

Comments: 5

Shelves: 4

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The Bennetts are the picture-perfect family: at least, that’s what they want the subscribers to their famous vlogging channel to think. Between Mom’s obsession with their impeccable reputation and Dad missing from the picture, seventeen-year-old Alyssa’s life is anything but normal when the cameras are off. Her parents’ divorce was… Read More
Danger ulike any we've faced before Read More

Reads: 186

Comments: 4

Shelves: 1

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A piece discussing how the world is changing with the trend of gaining followers growing. Written for a Review Chain Contest. Read More
Social media lends required support to the people in the evening of their lives Read More

Tags: social-media

This is a story about Digital Ecology. Inspired by recent articles or essays I read on the site. Perhaps we are all fish, being watched... Read More
A teenager befriends a gorilla at her local zoo and soon addicts her new friend to social media. This story was first posted on April 23, 2022 but it was written in early January of 2022. In early April of 2022, I discovered a news story in a Chicago newspaper… Read More

Reads: 159

Comments: 1

Shelves: 2

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A SpaceX astronaut in an open marriage recounts a lost love on his travels. Read More

Reads: 180

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

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Why do you torture me so? Read More

Tags: social-media

Short Story / Humor

February 19, 2022

Reads: 148

Shelves: 1

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A paper letter from a disappointed customer is sent to Facebook headquarters. Will it do any good? Read More

Poem / Poetry

January 12, 2022

Reads: 96

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

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Poem / Humor

November 21, 2021

Reads: 168

Comments: 3

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Online negativity Read More

Tags: social-media

Poem / Humor

October 06, 2021

Reads: 292

Comments: 3

Shelves: 1

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They're everywhere on social media Read More

Reads: 182

Comments: 2

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Billboard for idiots Read More

Tags: social-media

A black creature before me whose lips are painted a horrid red. I wish my eyes could erase the sight of the living undead. Some past memorabilia should be left solely within the darkness. I wish I can throw it back into the abyss. Read More
This about the evil of social media and how many people are influenced by it. Read More
Robert2046 spends a day researching media accounts of horror and violence and gains a haunting self knowledge in the process. Read More
Sympathy and victimology are elements that weaponize change. Such is the culture of disinformation to push bias, agendas, and cancel sustainability. Exodus 2:11 is on replay because we prefer to watch and judge over thinking and fact checking. Integrity and accountability do not contravene with humanity and sympathy; victim culture… Read More
A student gaining world wide fame for saving a farm-animals life. Read More

Poem / Young Adult

February 17, 2021

Reads: 215

Comments: 4

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This poem is about social media and influencers. It's about how seeing everyone look so 'perfect' online can effect young people and their self-esteem. Read More
This ran through my mind a lot during an extensive quarantine. Read More
An essay on debating controversial issues on social media. Read More

Reads: 852

Comments: 1

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Written in 2016. Read More

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"Love stories with happy endings are always the best. ^w^ I'm glad MC was brave enough to keep holding on and be honest with her feelings. I like..." Read More

A short general essay on the controversial topic of should employers look at your personal social media. Read More

Reads: 1110

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

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In this essay I ask are social media influencers narcissists, to which I explain why this is partially true. Read More
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