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In cold and lonely solitude
soul but bare for all to see
peace and tranquility do allude
until acceptance bends to me

Photography/ “Surrender”/ December 2017©AmyRose… 152 more words


Comfort in Solitude

Once in a blue moon

I find comfort in solitude

Snow so white it welcomes the light of death 

By simply taking away your breath… 80 more words


Practicing Contemplation While in a Crowd

I’ve been trying to develop a more contemplative life, using Thomas Merton’s New Seeds of Contemplation as my primary guide. I’ve written some about aspects of this journey, such as in  625 more words


An exhausted introvert

Sometimes it’s exhausting not having any neurotypical friends.

That said, don’t massively enjoy having neurotypical friends. They don’t tend to be very understanding; they’re melodramatic about relatively trivial problems; and they always come out with cliches like “stay positive” and “keep calm and carry on”. 480 more words

Silence ....

A quiet room ,

A large window .

Sun rays touched me ,

Through those glass panes .

I sat there looking out .

Why was the world so silent ??? 65 more words

Fancy Meeting You

Dear Loneliness,

We meet again.

Wasn’t it in the summer of this year when you sneaked through that door and disrupted my solitary contentment again? Look, you and I just don’t really get along well. 482 more words


Fortress of Solitude

My recent trip through the English countryside was my fifth time visiting the country. I didn’t plan to visit the UK this many times. It was just a stroke of luck and an opportunity that I couldn’t pass up. 531 more words