The new edition of "Good News for Eating Disorders Recovery" is now available, and I wanted to share this month's inspiring message with you here as well. I hope you find it helpful! 🙂
Your Loneliness is a Good Thing
Could I find anything weirder to say for an opening statement?
Probably not. I specialize in weird. 😉
Plus, loneliness has been on my mind in a big way over the last several weeks – I have been going through a big move, and being a real "nester" type personality, I have found myself clinging to anything that feels like home while I say goodbye to the old and hello to the brand new.
In the midst of this process, one day I found myself talking with a friend about loneliness. I was wondering out loud – why do we traditionally view feeling lonely in a negative light? Why is loneliness regarded as a condition to solve, fill, run from, ignore, or shame ourselves for?