An outsider is a person who quite simply does not fit in with existence-as-we-know-it. Such a person is a fringe dweller, a dropout of humanity, a social oddball, and an alien endlessly coexisting in a society that doesn’t feel like home. On this website, we refer to the outsider as the “lone wolf” who walks […]
Things aren’t the same between you anymore. You don’t know what happened … but all of a sudden you don’t share that mutual connection you once had. And now you feel completely alone. You might feel lonely because your relationship dynamics have recently changed because of a new child. Or perhaps you feel lonely because […]
Early in life I learned a very important truth: our families can either make, or break us. They can inspire us to be the people we are today, and depending on our role within our family, we can either feel a deep sense of acceptance, or a deep feeling of rejection pervading our lives right […]
How whole do you think you are? In our natural state, we are filled with dualities. All our sensations, impressions, feelings and thoughts, are divided into good and bad, positive and negative, useful and harmful, necessary and unnecessary, pleasant and unpleasant. Our thoughts contradict our feelings, our instincts undermine our desire for peace and quiet. […]
A man can be himself only so long as he is alone; and if he does not love solitude, he will not love freedom; for it is only when he is alone that he is really free. ~ A. Schopenhauer There are supposedly two main characteristics that have helped us stand out in our evolutionary […]
Are you experiencing loneliness, isolation, and depression? Do you seem to be developing new perspectives and views regarding life? If so, you may be experiencing a Dark Night of the Soul. Take our free Dark Night of the Soul Test to discover your unique percentage score here.