Have you ever been surrounded by people who love you or like you enough to talk to you, yet you’re drowning in loneliness?
What is loneliness and what makes this feeling emerge? First of all, I’ve spent countless hours alone riding my motorcycle, playing video games or walking around trying to find something to take a picture of and this feeling of loneliness never arose while actually being alone. Why can you be alone and not feel lonely, yet you’re around people and you feel lonely? The two big variables that determine the feeling to emerge are:
What are you doing and how much you like it?
Chronic loneliness can lead to depression, premature aging, and health problems