This summer, it was particularly difficult being single, even for someone like me, who has always embraced being the “single” girl among my group of close girlfriends. For the past three months, I’ve attended three different weddings and witnessed some of my best friends get married. But as I stood by the altar, overjoyed and excited for my friends’ new lives, I couldn’t help feel alone. I also want someone to share happy and sad moments with; someone who will inspire me and be challenged by me.
But instead of comparing lives and playing the grass is always greener, I compiled a list of reasons (freedoms!) why you should enjoy flying solo and appreciate moments of solitude. [continue reading…]