Hey, guess who’s back in Internet-Town?
She was the Instagram model who made a sizable fortune from her Insta-fame, only to then Insta-shame the very system that made her famous? Mmm hmm? Yeah?
Well. She’s BACK.
Upon hearing word that Essena was reaching out to her mourning fanbase, I checked her Instagram, Twitter, Facebook, Tumblr AND Website pages for signs of life. Nothing.
And then a little birdy told me the Essena had actually sent an email to her followers. An email!
Tres retro, babe.
book lengthy email, Essena fills us in on her new life in the real world, where she is working in a pub, hanging out with non-famous buddies, and writing a book.
“I had the problem,” she wrote.
“I was suffering. I shared that. It went viral. I had no control. I became a trend and a way to guarantee views.
“For me the internet right now does not feel healthy.
“I’m getting a job at a local bar.