What does being alone mean to me? There is two different feelings attached. One of them is being lonely, the other one is being alone, solitude. The much better one is the second one of course. It gives you room to dream, to relax, to meditate, to connect to yourself and everything around you. While you can be lonely but still surrounded by people, solitude means it’s just you. You and what ever is out there. Here are my takes on solitude, pictures of places I find my solitude.


Sunsets, nature, hikes, mountains, being outside, snorkeling alongside of creatures like this beautiful turtle. Enjoying a beautiful view. It all gives me my solitude.


Without great solitude, no serious work is possible. – Pablo Picasso

I am not going to write much for today’s assignment in photo101 ‘solitude’. I chose two pictures I took a couple of months ago already as I was running around all day and now the weather got bad. I believe that ‘solitude’ is captured in both pictures.

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