Category Archives: Alone

The Perceiver’s Vantage Point

Being solitary is being alone well: being alone luxuriously immersed in doings of your own choice, aware of the fullness of your own presence rather than of the absence of others. Because solitude is an achievement. Alice Koller For a … Continue reading

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Loneliness and Solitude

In our language we have two words, Solitude and Loneliness. Solitude is being alone Without thinking about being alone. While Loneliness is being alone And being aware you’re alone. When I read those words in a small book from 1981 … Continue reading

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Opportunity to Discover

The only sounds I can hear is the hum of my computer, the ticking of the old school clock on the wall in the hall and the furnace when it clicks on and off. I live in solitude and no … Continue reading

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