Dealing with loneliness.


“Loneliness is the poverty of self.”

Loneliness…I feel like it’s a touchy subject because people don’t really wanna admit they are because it’ll necessitate deep conversations and we’ll rather brush it off and end up doing things we would have never done under different circumstances. Others go as far as mistaking ‘loneliness’ with ‘being alone’ so let’s differentiate them right away.

Loneliness: sadness because one has no friends or company.

Beingalone: having no one else present; on one’s own.

So back to serious matters. Do you feel sad? Like no one is there for you? Like no one understands you? Do you isolate yourself? Somehow feel empty? Do you find yourself going back into toxic behavior or friendships/relationships then hating yourself later on? Then you are lonely. Sometimes you might even have people around you but there’s always a void, a need, some distance between you guys so what…

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