Many people feel lonely– disconnected from others, adrift, and unhappy– even when they are in a committed relationship. Despite being surrounded by people and busy with life’s commitments, it’s common for people to feel as though they aren’t truly known and valued. This can lead to a sense of isolation, alienation, sadness, and a longing for true companionship.
We may see other people happily socializing and assume they connect deeply with others easily. We want what they have. The solution to loneliness is deep connection; sometimes the connection that you are missing is with your partner, and other times the connection you need to develop is with yourself.[Read more…] about Why Do I Feel Lonely In My Marriage?