Loneliness

“I stretch my loneliness out from eternity to eternity.” — Rainer Maria Rilke, tr. by Robert Bly, from Selected Poems One ant, a single bee, an abandoned antelope, and a lone wolf doesn’t amount to very much on their own, and neither does a socially isolated human being. Some animals have evolved to rely on … Continue reading Loneliness

Lonely No More

There was a time when I walked the world in a deep and true loneliness. It is hard to describe it and if you’ve never experienced it you might not ever understand. The colors were gone and everything was grey. No one could hear me or see me and if the pain of the depression … Continue reading Lonely No More