Loneliness is just as valid an emotion as love. Give it the same respect as the good stuff. It won’t drown you like quicksand, but it can slap you upside the head if you don’t acknowledge it.
Part rant, part mission statement, part reality check. I write this for myself and all the shit I’m guilty of, and for anyone who wants to take something from it. You’ve got to be your own drill sergeant sometimes…
It’s worth facing the possibility that when it comes to finding true love, you may never get what you want. If you’re at peace with that possibility, your life could be much happier.
I like my life. I like having my own place. I don’t like sharing, either physically OR emotionally. I may be painting myself into a relationship-free corner…permanently. Eek!
A lot can happen in four years. To me the Olympic opening ceremony just reminds me of who isn’t here anymore…and I know I’m not the only one.