Like my friend D exclaimed, “Pandemic or no pandemic, this judging (especially on social media) has to, has to STOP!” & I can’t agree more. But, for now, limiting myself to appeal against the condemnation the content creation community has faced.
When the second COVID wave hit, we saw multiple posts on social media admonishing travel bloggers (& other kinds of influencers) for blogging & posting while the country was going through a catastrophe. The blogging/ influencing/ vlogging community was called ‘heartless’ & ‘selfish’.
Now, we are not influencers by any stretch of imagination, nor do we blog/ post on an everyday basis. But we found it odd that people were quick to belittle & chide without even asking why the person was doing what s/ he was.
Judge less, love more…
- People have different coping mechanisms for crisis situations. A few find solace in getting support, a few try to solve the problem, a few take to physical activity amongst others. There are maladaptive coping mechanisms too, but we will not get into those.
Similarly, for a few people, a way to cope could be sticking to their routine. Doing…
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