Is Social Media Posting a Valid Form of Journaling? (Podcast)

Player above not working? Either click here, or right-click and “Save Link” to download the episode. In a recent report, it was calculated that Americans spend more time on social media than any other major Internet activity, including email. (Business Insider Sept. 26, 2014) We are sharing photos, composing tweets, displaying our likes, commenting on friends’ activities and posting status updates in bite-size chunks. Certainly we are capturing fragments of our life. But is this the same as the self-reflective art of journal-writing? To help me tease apart the threads of this question, I’ve invited Bakari Chavanu back to the...

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