Please Don’t Think That I’m Broken

Loneliness is a human condition, not a weakness.

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The processing of those 824 things that happened in my day falls solidly on the big ears of a trusted Chihuahua.

“Just be alone,” she said. “Just do it. Take this time to be you and discover yourself and be okay with yourself.”

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No amount of soul searching is a steadfast cure for loneliness. You can’t read a Brene Brown book and suddenly feel fine about being alone. I’ve tried. It didn’t work.

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Wanting someone close to me is not a weakness that needs to be brushed away. It’s an emotional experience that makes me human.

Flaming pinball, nerd, music lover, wine snob, horrible violin player. No, I won’t stop taking pictures of my drinks. vanessaltorre@gmail.com IG: vanessaltorre

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