Facebook friends: Are they real?

I can be friends with you outside of Facebook.  Perhaps, it may be better for our friendship that way.   I have a long list of people that have requested to be my friend on Facebook.  I used to automatically click “accept” and go on.  Not anymore.  Now I carefully weigh the consequences. As a reporter, it was extremely beneficial to be connected with as … Continue reading Facebook friends: Are they real?

5 things I’ve learned from a Facebook hiatus

Recently I blogged about taking a break from Facebook. So, it’s been awhile.  What exactly have I learned from my Facebook hiatus? No one likes to email anymore, except one friend.  Thank you, Lauren!  (You can forget snail mail!) People EXPECT you to know the details of their lives that they post for the world.  Newsflash:  Most of the time, I never knew them even … Continue reading 5 things I’ve learned from a Facebook hiatus