National Selfie Day

I guess it was inevitable but since 2014 June 19 has been National Selfie Day. Don’t look down your nose at this day, look up, it makes a better selfie. Think of it as a natural evolution to art’s time honored self portraits, and much faster and more spreadable thanks to social media. Indeed, you should post one today with the the hashtag #NationalSelfieDay.

I have only taken a few selfies myself but they exist. More exciting to me is that they are a major plot point in a new play I am writing. My plays tend to be based in past times, but this one is contemporary and has other internet goodies beyond just selfies. Now, if I could only clear out the clog in my quill pen, I will do just fine.

As always you can find more at and on Twitter @walterthinnes

3 thoughts on “National Selfie Day

  1. 1I love your positive attitude toward selfies and that you are bending this “phenomenon to your advantage. I tend to hate them, but dog selfies are fun!


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