I'm Nick, a writer and photographer living in Seattle's Capitol Hill Neighborhood. My writing explores youth culture and Gen Z’s relationship with capitalism, democracy, and the generations before us.
Will Young People Forever be Shackled to Social Media?
At age 24, I can hardly imagine my life without social media. I wake up. I check my notifications. Sometimes this ritual can make me happy, like when a friend reaches out to say something kind or laugh at a joke I shared. But most of the time, checking my phone in the morning is like dumping scalding hot water on my head.