People, people, people! Who would’ve thought? I surely didn’t! Between figuring out wills, who we're leaving our kids to, who gets my collection of Hello Kitty paraphernalia and all that other good stuff, now I have to figure out what to do with my online identity when I leave God’s green earth? Gah!
The other day I read this interesting article on Unclutterer.com about including instructions for handling your online identity when you kick the bucket.
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Do I really want my kids to read my ranting and raving about childbirth? It definitely wouldn’t be helpful: I plan on leaving them with memories of me seeming more Mother Teresa than Medusa.
And what about my legacy as the Perfect Mom? Surely, if my blog, Twitter stream and/or Facebook status stays online, people will figure out quickly that I was absolutely NOT perfect!
What. A. Conundrum.
Well now. I suppose I will have to look into this online identity business…