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the Confessions of a Wanderer

It’s all about perspective, isn’t it?

Social Media has now made it so that everyone out there on the internet, both friends, family and strangers alike can see the most glamorized version of our lives, they can see what we choose to portray. What results in turn is that everything gets somewhat sugar coated, people only see the pretty colorful pictures, the moments that are perfectly captured on Instagram/Facebook/Twitter , they don’t see the tears, they don’t see the frustrations, they don’t see the hardships.

This is something that I’m realizing now more than ever. Every time I catch up with a friend, talk with a family member, or mention something about my time in Barcelona people think it was a fairytale, like a dream. They recall the perfectly edited pictures I’ve posted, the beautiful images, videos and adventures I shared on Facebook. They think it was a year of…

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Author: mikethepsych

He says he's a psychologist but aren't we all?

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