I Like Solitude

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    I Crave Solitude

    Always have done, from a very young age. When I watched the movie ' Castaway ' I felt such envy for Tom Hanks and I still dont understand to this day why he wanted to get off the island ? Except I do understand of course, he's not like me, hes normal. I'm such an easy going...
    rich2210 rich2210
    46-50, M
    2 Responses Nov 22, 2010

    This a repeat of a blog I wrote.

    There is a Magic place near where I live, I go there quite often when I feel the Need for solitude. It is a small wooded area at the top of a cliff at the edge of the Baltic sea. Some of the beech trees are pretty old, I love beech trees, the smooth Grey bark, but then the...
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    2 Responses Sep 25, 2015

    Solitude Is Not Loneliness

    Suzanne Vega gave a nice description of the difference between solitude & loneliness when talking about her song "Solitude Standing".
    Dragon56 Dragon56
    61-65, M
    Nov 5, 2009

    Occasionally I just need to go; to get away

    from everyone and everything. I drive somewhere like a park or a mountain, or a river, or an abandoned place. Somewhere quiet and I sit and think. I review my life; where I've been, where I am, where I may be headed, how I'm affecting people around me. No one around me to ask...
    Hobvin2884 Hobvin2884
    41-45, M
    Jan 11, 2014

    Clears My Mind

    Sometimes having solitude feels good, it helps me think and get my head back on stright. I can also write or read better when its quiet and or im alone
    BeingTrue28 BeingTrue28
    26-30, F
    1 Response Oct 23, 2010
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