Do I really want this?

Do I actually love media? I ask myself that sometimes. It takes away our lifes, replaces many tasks people once had to do. Both in a good and a bad way. I don’t want to talk about how we’re more connected than ever; it has been overdone. Modern Media is something very special. I can …

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Media-Trauma-Bond

A healthy relationship is defined by boundaries, understanding and open communication. My relationship with media is severely lacking these qualities. If these are the three pillars, responsible for the foundation of a relationship, my marriage with media will give our kids plenty of quality content to discuss, in their therapy sessions. The silver lining however, …

Falling for media

My relationship with media has always been complicated, as is everyone else’s, I suppose. It’s always been hard for me to actively participate in online spaces. Although there’s millions of different communities online, I’d never been a part of any of them. I mostly observed what other people were doing, like watching a strange and …

Fever Dreams in Media

Sometimes my interactions with media feel like fever dreams; they’re extremely vivid– it’s like a looking glass into the building blocks that build both my materialistic and psychological preferences. The media I consume reflects my personality, and sometimes it sheds light on parts of me I never knew existed. I’d be lying if I said …

my home away from home

You know how they say “Home is a place where we belong. A place to return to.”  But what if you don’t have a place to return to? What if your whole life you’ve been moving countries, schools, apartments?  I know I sound like im going through my midlife crisis, but its true, I have …

Why I love my media

My relationship with media is certainly turbulent. I may curse it several times a day for constantly making me feel that I am not enough. It does not, however, change the fact that I love it. And there are multiple reasons for that. Media helps me realize who I am.Media has an enormous power to …

From: me, to: Media

Media is so versatile but it’s hard to comprehend whether I say that with optimism or pessimism. Being surrounded by all-encompassing media is a bit overwhelming with its constant existence, however my life seems to be split between online and offline. It’s like I try to stay away from media and its social aspects, but …

Shower Thoughts: My Media

My Relationship with Media… and yes, I capitalised the word relationship for emphasis. This relationship is up there with a level of importance similar to that which I have with my family, friends, partner or better yet with myself.  I am in a relationship with media.  A turbulent, fluctuating one.  We have grown up together, …

media tells me I am not alone

I’m the kind of person who is pessimistic when it comes to sad things, but I’ve become optimistic lately, and it all started with the media. Most of my close friends tend to hide their negative feelings and only share happy things with me, which creates a dilemma where I feel as if everyone is …