being alone
People with limited social contact in their lives were more likely to die earlier, providing a rather sound argument for better social services, outreach, and support for older adults.
ulcers
The magical mixture of depression, obsession, not eating, acid reflux, and copious amounts of coffee festering in my empty stomach was the perfect recipe for an ulcer.
in

Jul 14, 2014 at 4:00pm | 85 comments

work
At my last 9 to 5, I felt alone, but could never figure out if that was because I was black or because I hated everybody.
in

Oct 22, 2012 at 3:30pm | 50 comments

isolation