Being Single On Purpose Day 36 – Accepting Loneliness and Being Willing to Trade Away a Lifetime of Good Sex for a Really Good Online Fundraising Genius
So in September I chose to take on a season of singleness (3 months, although I’m thinking I’ll make it four and see out 2014 without another bad date).
I did it mostly to figure out how to overcome the loneliness that has been haunting this usually single extrovert on and off for the better part of 12 years. And the ironic plot twist that the rest of you saw coming:
I finally realized around Day 30 that I can’t overcome loneliness.
I have to figure out how to accept the reality of it.
Yeah, sure, YOU know that. But it was a big punch in the face to me. (more…)