Is it true that people only like you when you’re happy?
The virtual world of the internet would certainly seem to back this up.
It’s one of the risks with choosing to live authentically – sharing the downs as well as the ups.
I find that, for example, if I put out a Facebook status update with an inspiring quote or message, I get loads of people “liking” it, but relatively few comments.
If I share an update that is honestly and openly talking about something that might not be going so well, I get close to zero likes, but loads more comments.
And the funny thing is that the comments tend to fall into two broad categories: [Read more…] about Do People Only Like You When You’re Happy?