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Let’s get one thing straight: I have a terribly low self-esteem. But my relationship with social media doesn’t affect me (as much).

Hand holding phone featuring Instagram profile in front of Times Square in New York City.
Hand holding phone featuring Instagram profile in front of Times Square in New York City.
Photo by Jakob Owens on Unsplash

It’s the usual dilemma of jealousy, envy, and annoyance, that comes with the comparison game: another person every day is engaged, married, received their Masters or PhD, pregnant, bought a house, bought a new car, gave birth, etc. It’s the question of whether you missed out on the school wide memo that you’re supposed to have all these things accomplished by 26 or 30 or 35.

As a content creator and blogger myself, my social media feed is…

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