What does happiness really mean? A never ending state of peace and self love? To be one with yourself and everything around you? To have achieved what you've wanted and to no longer want for anything?
When TikTok blew up and gained its wild popularity, I remained unphased to the growing hype surrounding the app. Let’s just say it wasn’t my cup of tea. Not that I even knew what it really was, but the little clips would leak onto other social media platforms, giving rise to its infamy.
Social media can be a special place to keep and share memories even after those in them are gone. A TikTok video that has since become my favorite, does just that. It captures the essence and character of a young woman, dancing with the father of her unborn child. The video is filled with so much joy, positive energy, and beauty.
We create content with the hopes of having it acknowledged. There's nothing more demoralizing than putting something out there only for it not to noticed. Perhaps, that might even be worse than having your content acknowledged but receiving negative feedback. Hey, at least someone gave it some attention.