I Fell in Love With the Version of Myself I Portrayed on Social Media

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2020, the average person spent 2 hours and 24 minutes on social media daily. That’s 114 minutes, 8,640 seconds, and enough time to walk 7 miles. Two weeks ago, I felt something was not right. I would open social media, scroll for a few minutes, knowing I was not entertained, exit the app and then reopen the app like they birthed something new and fresh in the 10…