Tuesday, September 24, 2013

Severing the digital cord

Another Tuesday, another Op-Ed for The Universe.

Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, Pinterest, LinkedIn, Tumblr. That's just six different ways online you can be connected with a single person. Then we can Facetime, text, call and email; we read each other's blogs and send each other Snapchats.
Have you ever really thought about all the ways you can reach one person? You can keep tabs on many of your friends without even talking to them. You can keep tabs on people without them even knowing you are keeping tabs on them.
Social media and all the forms of digital communication we have help us keep connected to our friends and family, but what about when, for whatever reason, we need to sever ties with someone?
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