These are troubled times. The stresses and strains of isolation and fear in the reigns of a world pandemic can be a little overwhelming to say the least.
I am the kind of person who doesn’t mind a little isolation, in fact, its instrumental in my creative process. Balance is important as well and isolation can be overwhelming at times. In my case, just a walk in the woods can calm the feelings associated with isolation, the Japanese call it Forest Bathing. I don’t see anyone on my forest walks, but my sense of isolation becomes one of belonging. The forest offers me so much life. I rarely see animals or even birds but I get the feeling of belonging to the great big world