A lightbulb moment
Solitude is a critical time we need to reflect on the bigger picture that includes us. Loneliness to me is when we stop getting adequate input from others regarding that broader perspective or the sense that we're not alone as we deal with life's challenges..
Loneliness is something far too many people suffer from, thankfully not me
Where is Joyce in the thicket of these 16 quotes? I enjoy your experience and words above and beyond those quotes from diverse time periods and other social settings. "Who are you?" says the Cheshire cat.