Yesterday’s tweet from @livedtime, the daily stillness lead to a great video:The innovation of loneliness http://t.co/s1WAfX4fFV
A beautiful video. Of course I recognise lots of these negative factors from my own online life. But I also get some real connections. Thee are made possible by being able to hook up with people who share interests that are not local.
When I started using computers I found a series of interests, professional and personal that were not common locally By being online I could find pals to discus these things.
A lot of things I ‘share’ online are probably not of a great interest to the majority of my, say, twitter followers, but they sometimes do find a target.
The other thing about lonlieness or being alone is that is is sometimes nice: