On a recent poll with my readers, the results were not surprising:
The poll was not anonymous, and I know many of my readers. Several of the "way too much" respondents are married, have children, have jobs, are surrounded by people all the time, and YET... they feel alone. I can relate.
Loneliness is harmful to your health.
But how do we fix it?
We've never been more "connected" in our lives?
Or have we?
I have found 10 ways to feel more connected in a digital world. These are not from some article or YouTube video. These are just what has worked for ME. I hope they work for you too:
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Please support my other hope*writers by reading their works based on the prompt word LONELY:
Is God Lonely for You? By Sharla Hallett
Loved vs. Lonely by Lisa Crowder
Simple Is Better Lent - When Lonely is OK by Dianne Vielhuber
Open Letter to the Lonely Mom by Ashley Olivine
Breaking the Stigma: Understanding and Talking About Loneliness by MelAnn