Maintaining a sense of self when your career relies on an online presence

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I don’t think of myself as an “influencer.” I share a lot of pictures, thoughts, and ruminations on social media, but I don’t feel that my tastes, preferences, or opinions are superior to those of anyone else. I’m a writer. Over the years, I have accumulated bylines in various Dallas-based publications, and I have goals to work my way up to getting published in…