We're living in an era of loneliness. It's on the rise in the U.S.; according to a recent survey, more than half of Americans qualify as lonely. And yet, in public spaces, people rarely make eye contact or (God forbid) strike up conversations. If this sounds like you, there's a good reason to kick your antisocial habit. You might be happier if you start talking to strangers.
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Written by Mae Rice September 14, 2018
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