Mikail Çiftçi

Screens R Us

A PSA to teens in regard to our overconsumption of tech.

A few days ago, I sat down to read a novel, an activity that I’ve enjoyed for a large portion of my life. I picked up Ghachar Ghochar by Vivek Shanbhag and was three pages in before I realized that I had my phone in my hand, mindlessly scrolling through memes on Twitter. My warped behavior and frenzied headspace embodied the rise of modern-day…