The Positive Black Woman™

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I recently watched a video by Prince Ea where he shared his insight into why some people who consume social media are depressed. He believes it comes from comparing our lives to the lives of others. I agree with him, but it depends on the intent behind the comparison and the frequency performed by the individual.

Social media is an amazing tool to share information, to market products and services, and to entertain others. It is also used as a tool to measure our lives to others.

I personally feel comparing becomes an issue when we start to envy others or when it causes us to belittle our own unique journey. It is important to remember we do not all have the same gifts, purpose in life and the same struggles. Therefore, there is no one set way to achieve your aspirations. This is a…

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