Solitude has become a topic of fascination in modern Western societies because we believe it is a lost art – often craved, yet so seldom found. It might seem as if we ought to walk away from society completely to find peaceful moments for ourselves.
Yet there is a quote I really like from the Solitude: In Pursuit of a Singular Life in a Crowded World (2017) by the Canadian journalist Michael Harris: I don’t want to run away from the world – I want to rediscover myself within it.
I want to know what happens if we again take doses of solitude from inside our crowded days, along our crowded streets. Steadily, slowly, research interest in solitude has been increasing.Read more on themindsjournal.com