Feeling connected to our world could be just a daydream away.
"The eternal quest of the individual human being is to shatter his loneliness."
That's a quote from journalist and activist Norman Cousins. I think he was onto something.
I would argue the most ironic thing about that eternal quest Cousins speaks of is that so many of us are on it. Together. And in the U.S., a growing number seem to be (unfortunately) joining in on the journey.
A 2010 survey found that 35% of...