The Difference Between Loneliness and Aloneness

Image for post
Image for post

Many people believe that spending long periods of time in solitude is a lonely experience. And it certainly can be. But there are some important differences between loneliness and aloneness. The former is an unpleasant and painful situation, something we struggle with all too often. The latter, on the other hand, involves a comfortable state of mind, although the experience of aloneness can be quite hard to achieve.

Continue reading…

Originally published at www.samwoolfe.com on October 7, 2018.

Get the Medium app

A button that says 'Download on the App Store', and if clicked it will lead you to the iOS App store
A button that says 'Get it on, Google Play', and if clicked it will lead you to the Google Play store