T- is it TRUE?
H- is it HELPFUL?
I- is it INSPIRING?
N- is it NECESSARY?
K- is it KIND?
Before I start, I need to give you a history of how I used to feel about making friends online. My husband Dan is the kind of person who had online friends for as long as I’ve known him. I actually remember once telling him it was “creepy” that he talked to people that he never met and called them “friends”. I thought there was no such thing as creating real meaningful relationships online because I truly didn’t understand it at all. I’m woman enough to admit that I was wrong.
This is about you. Yes you! I know you needed to hear it.
Lately I’ve been faced with a few too many tragedies. Too many people passing away way too soon, and too many other close calls for comfort. I’ve noticed that through these times, I find myself looking back through their posts almost every day. I look at every photo and video they ever uploaded, every status that they ever made just trying to remember all of it... just everything about them.
I find myself getting to know them better with their posts. I love tracing back through the best times in their lives. I find myself looking at the messages they’ve left behind as their legacy for us to live by today.
So my challenging question to you is this: