social media

Motivation in the modern age of social media; keeping your social media feed positive by following inspirational influencers.

Aleisha Moore2 months ago
Goodbye Social Media
So, the title of this post does not actually mean that social media has disappeared, but it does mean that for me, at this very moment in time, social media is gone. I decided to delete my social medi...
Amidst the Sunset2 months ago
Join the Lounge!
So now I have to try to make 600 words for this to be seen... Here goes. I love writing for Vocal! I love reading other stories, I love learning new things, I love seeing into the bright minds of the ...
Mountain Sage3 months ago
Complaining
Back in 2011 I was in a dark place. I had just returned to Japan. Earlier that year in March I had been in Fukushima and ten kilometers away from the power plant when it had malfunctioned causing mass...
Eliana Meligas4 months ago
Am I Important?
How did we get here? To a place where our value is so dependent on what we share with the world via photos, comments, likes, and shares. As a 22-year-old beyond my years, I have still fallen into the ...
Kim Reyes4 months ago
5 Ways Vlogging Has Enhanced My Life
My best friends and I started vlogging one month ago, at the beginning of June. Since then, my life has substantially improved in every aspect. Here are five ways vlogging has enhanced my life:
Michelle Werbeck5 months ago
Why Social Media Is Ruining Your Life
When thinking of social media, I can’t help but think of that one person who always acts like your friend, but in reality, they’re waiting for the perfect moment to stab you in the back. Social media ...
Kar Mama7 months ago
Your Platform
Platform. We all have a platform, especially in the culture of today, where social media seems to run our lives and our every thought can be shared with thousands in a moment. I believe we are severel...
Ty'Esha Burton8 months ago
The Cursed Gift of Technology
I was sitting here tonight after my work shift watching a Miguel concert on my laptop. It was available via streaming by Yahoo Music (huge thank you to them, by the way). Right after his guitar perfor...
Weston Rundlett8 months ago
Why I Gave up Social Media and Came Here
Ah good ole social media... Where we can waste hours of our day with nothing to show for our time. Where misinformed adults and naive teens can rant with the confidence of scholars. Not to say nothing...
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Writer Geek 22229 months ago
Four Ways to Get What You Want Using Social Media
It is very important to understand that what you put out into the universe, you will receive back into your life. If you put out positive vibrations, by the rules of the Law of Attraction, you will re...
Lauren Miller9 months ago
Social Media Is Affecting Your Mental Health
Social media is affecting your mental health. Many people wonder why or how. The irony, I am writing this about social media to be posted on social media. We have become addicted to social media. Soci...
Jenna S10 months ago
The Deception of Instagram
First of all, Hello! This is my first post, and well, seeing as I came across Vocal via Instagram, I found it fitting that my first post was about that very subject. I'm a young(ish) female, and like ...
Jennah Morris10 months ago
'Chillin’, You?'
“Hey” “What’s up?” “Wyd?” *Insert emoji here* The basic conversation starters nowadays. As I get older, the probability of responding to any texts or messages consisting of those simple words is becom...
Chloe Gilholya year ago
The One Thing We Don't Do Enough of
I think that there’s one thing that society doesn’t do enough of, and that’s celebrating the success of others. It’s instinct to be competitive, and far too often, people bring down others for a tempo...