On Authenticity and Social Media

On Authenticity and Social Media

As someone who has made most of my closest adult friends as a result of being active, open and honest in online spaces like Facebook Groups. I find this disconnection and hiding behind walls really sad. I crave reading peoples stories just as much as I long to share my own. There's nothing quite like being a part of a community where people are willing to feel safe, be vulnerable and reach out to one another when they need some support, help, or understanding.

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On Being An Upstander and Why it Matters.

On Being An Upstander and Why it Matters.

I honestly hadn't realised how much I'd accepted people throwing negative comments at me until someone stepped in and made it absolutely clear how NOT ok it was.

I hadn't realised how much it meant to me that other people didn't care enough to say anything until somebody did.

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