Written by Emily
When you like a blog or company on Facebook, a little box appears with suggestions of similar blogs or companies you might also like. When you like Girl, Always Interrupted, a box appears with the suggestion: ABC StormTracker.
Thank you, Facebook.
I wanted my box to show literary greats or women with rocking bods the likes of which no Victoria Secret model has ever seen or the website for creative genius. There had clearly been a mistake in an algorithm somewhere.
And then I returned from a weekend away.
I stepped into what was formerly my living room and was now, from the looks of it, a war zone of mangled toy parts, broken crayons and something that had been discarded after a thorough chewing. My kids and my husband had survived my absence, the house…just barely.
Three hours later, the screaming started.
Facebook, I was miffed by your comparison between my life and natural disasters, but …
Facebook, you are good.