Episode 89 - Loneliness, Isolation, and Nostalgia: Justin's Plea to Embrace Sadness

In Episode 89, Keith and Justin reflect and expand upon Justin's latest blog post. In it, he processes his own feelings of loneliness and grief that accompanied his move to Boston. How should we react to our own feelings of loneliness? Is being alone inherently bad? What is the role of nostalgia in coping with trauma? How can we begin to build a new home? Where do you start when you lack a true community? Listen to find out what we think! In the beginning, the guys talk about Colin Kaepernick and his decision to sit during the national anthem, and whether it truly matters. Finally, the guys wrap up the show by giving their final thoughts. Speaking of thoughts, let us know what you think! Be sure to comment, rate, and subscribe to the podcast! Do you agree with Justin's idea, or do you think he's completely wrong! Let us know! Also, if you want to read more about this topic, be sure to check out Justin's blog post at: /react-text 

http://www.forgettingwalls.com/the-blog/2016/8/28/living-with-loneliness-the-hidden-virtue-of-sadness

Show Notes:

Intro Music: Dubstep - BenSound

Featured Artist: Arms for Elephants

Album: My Judas Scene

First Music Break: My Judas Scene

Second Music Break: This Divide