So it’s Friday again, the weekend and worse still it is a weekend deep in the heart of the American Summer, days they fill with visions of being among friends and family, enjoying the outdoors and in general having fun in the sun before the cold hand of Winter drives everyone back inside.
However, these days are not fun for everyone.
There are people who, like me, whose weekends (and every other day) are filled with watching random stuff on the internet, maybe grabbing something to eat and wishing sleep could be an all day event because for people like me it is better to be asleep and dreaming then to awaken to the harsh empty feeling that is social isolation.
It is something I have dealt with for an estimated ninety-five percent of my life and it has never gotten any easier to cope with. In fact, it has gotten worse with time…