Draft a narrative that shares your personal experience. Choose a forty-eight hour period and do not engage in any social media activity. Depending on your habits, we will define social media to include at least the following:
You may also ban video games and/or any instant messaging if you would like. The trick is to make it as difficult as possible for yourself, so you have more to write about.
For even more fun, don’t tell anyone you’re doing it. Act normal. Then, reflect on your experience. What was the most difficult part of the day? Why? What was the easiest? Why? What was the most difficult platform to avoid? Why do you think the project was so difficult? How did your friends or relatives respond to your behavior?