Loneliness—A Heart’s Cry for Love, Pt 3

Loneliness—A Heart’s Cry for Love, Pt 3

In Part 2 of this series, I talked about three kinds of loneliness.  For a bit of discussion on the first two, Simple Disconnection and Absolute Loneliness, click here. Existential Loneliness The third kind is Existential Loneliness, defined as the “unexplainable...
Loneliness—A Heart’s Cry for Love, Pt 2

Loneliness—A Heart’s Cry for Love, Pt 2

In my last blog, I made the case for the crippling nature of loneliness and that “. . . .our hearts ache with a yet unsatisfied yearning for love, and the pain of that fact keeps us looking for love in any handy place we can find.”  I also asserted that Love remains...
Loneliness—A Heart’s Cry for Love

Loneliness—A Heart’s Cry for Love

One popular film a few years ago, opens with Bridget Jones alone in her apartment, singing along with the radio, her tears and frustration building to a crescendo as she bellows out “All by myself,. . . . I don’t wanna be all by myself anymore!”  She mimed the...
Over Reaction Born of Despair?

Over Reaction Born of Despair?

Alone in the office, working on my overdue blog article, I was distracted by a blurb that came across my news feed – a live shooter in California, at YouTube Headquarters.  Identified as Nasim Aghdam, the shooter appears to have become angry at YouTube over new...
Optimum Flow

Optimum Flow

The casually dressed man stood on the manicured eighteenth green of the PGA Senior Professional Championships at West Palm Beach. He stood fifty feet from the pin, determined to get to the hole in two strokes, tie for the lead, and force sudden death.  He walked...