Why Loneliness is Essential for Growth

There is a silver lining, trust me.

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My early 20’s, roughly 22–24, was a very difficult period of time. I struggled with understanding and accepting myself. I struggled with self love. I had relationships where I was mistreated and I didn’t think highly enough of myself to stop it. I was going along the motions of life but couldn’t shake the feeling of being lost.