I wrote a letter to myself 10 years ago, inspired by Tsh’s “Dear Me” letters as part of The Art of Simple’s final year. Since 2010 is the year I became a mother for the first time, and my firstborn girl is about to turn 10 in a few weeks, it felt timely.
I’m so grateful for what social media’s taught me. And yet… Scroll, scroll, scroll. Like, like, like. Double-tap, retweet, thread, share-on-Stories. Is this how we’re meant to interact as a community? Is this what it means to be neighbors? Are these platforms making us more fully human, more fully who we’re meant to be?
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