Loved this article on what Facebook really is.
I started this post two weeks ago, got distracted and abandoned it. But facebook’s landscape this morning has me dusting it off.
Why does my dog’s new hairstyle get 50 likes and a ton of comments about how cute he is and my post about being so low I can’t function gets nothing?
I used to be a prolific “Facebooker”. I was online all day and would check in constantly. I “liked” posts for recipes and jokes, took the silly quizzes, posted pictures of vacations, and of course, the required pics of my animals.
As my mental illnesses have worsened over the last few years, my “facebooking” has slowed down considerably. Now, I mostly keep my account to watch out for my stepchildren and nephews.
But, I usually do a quick run through my wall in the morning just to see what people are talking about.
And today, they are…
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