Pretty Girls Don’t Get Less Than A Hundred Likes On Their Selfie

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I thought I was depressed because of social media.

I posted a picture of myself on Instagram and five minutes later, I deleted it, because nobody liked it. I thought I looked pretty in it. I genuinely loved the picture, but in a span of five minutes, I decided I didn’t like it anymore, because nobody else did.

Two weeks later I posted it again with a stronger filter and increased the brightness, and I got 57 likes, and I felt good again, but then an overwhelming feeling of disappointment washed over me. I liked the first picture better, so why didn’t I keep it up?

It’s because I define my worth by how many likes I get on a picture or a post, and the realization of that fact actually causes my stomach to flop.

We’re the generation of social media. We all have four core social media accounts…

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2 thoughts on “Pretty Girls Don’t Get Less Than A Hundred Likes On Their Selfie

    1. Hi Abby, thanks for reading this post,, social media has such an impact on the live’s of a lot of people, and if used correctly can be very positive,, but on the flip side it can also do you great harm. It’s all about how you use social media, and how much you let it affect your mental and well being, it’s nice to meet you, thank you.

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