I’ve gone six months without a blog post, often overcome with the sense of “does what I write really matter?” Well, of course it does. But not as much as this honest, courageous glimpse into “Loneliness and Social Anxiety.”
Edit: I’d like to thank everyone who has commented so far, and apologize for the fact that it took me this long to respond. I had no idea I was Freshly Pressed, and as I’d only received about 5 page views, 2 likes, and no comments in the several days I checked my stats, I never expected so many comments to get jammed up in the moderation queue.
It occurred to me the other day that it’s been about 7 years since I’ve had someone in my life that I could hang out with, and 9 years since I’ve had a close friend. How does time get away from you like that? I can’t quite explain it, except that in my depression I’ve learned to ignore the big picture in order to survive day to day life. I tell myself Tuesday was ok because my manager talked to me…
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