• SELF CARE

    On Being Alone

    Let me tell you that spending an entire week by yourself is a lot harder than you might think. I legitimately could not have been more wrong about my expectations on what I do during a full week of being alone. Usually, when I’m alone at home, I feel very motivated, I get a lot of stuff done, and I feel happy doing my me-things. Except this time, I didn’t feel any of that. I felt sad, I felt lonely, I felt drained.   I didn’t really understand everything that I was feeling at first, but it was pretty new to me. I had made all these plans, this huge To…