“Loneliness truly is the tax we have to pay to atone for a certain complexity of mind.”
The basic assumption is that no respectable person could ever feel isolated
– unless they had just moved country or been widowed.
we can start to send out messages in a bottle:
we can sing, write poetry, produce books and blogs, activities stemming from the realisation that people around us won’t ever fully get us but that others – separated across time and space – might just.