I have a weekend assignment for you. I was recently introduced to a BRAND NEW website, called this moment. I intended to spend about 5 minutes on my initial visit and ended up staying for more like 45 minutes. I was completely blown away!
Clark was outside mowing the lawn and I went out, gave him the "timeout" sign and made him come sit in my office and watch the intro movie. It is that COOL.
I have to be honest and say that I haven't really invested much time or energy into the Facebook thing. I get it, but not really. I've never opened a Flickr account. I sometimes feel like I should, but then I think "Nah, just one more thing to keep track of." I do like and use Twitter — but the whole TweetDeck thing and managing it makes me feel utterly overwhelmed. But this, my faithful blog readers speaks to me — this moment combines the FUN of status updates, photo and video sharing and the global connection thing and takes them to a whole NEW level.
is what I never knew I always wanted — this is going to be my online story-telling tool. I am so IN!
The first "moment" I recorded was my attempt at capturing my thoughts and feelings after viewing the website and contemplating the world my children are growing up in. It is a world defined by creativity and connection. I can't even imagine the world my grandchildren …
Just promise me that sometime this weekend, you'll go take a look. And please, leave me a comment and tell me what you think!