Laptop screens light up our youthful faces
as we scroll down our bursting social media
timelines and newsfeeds, the gobbling goblin
that consumes each face with fake stories.
We cannot help ourselves to keep scrolling
and scrolling further down the prying page.
Someone sends a message, the notification
appears, an unfamiliar face – but the finger
scrolls the cursor down to click on the—
Error: 150 message not found.