Loneliness can be both good and bad based on the situation in which you feel lonely. If you are in a good mood, then loneliness can be a great refreshment to plan for what’s next or do something you love the most. If you are feeling lonely and in a bad mood, it is essential to be strong and best to call someone to talk about your problem. This may help you find a solution and avoid you feeling so lonely. In the article, let’s see more about Cheer Up the Lonely Day about its history and celebration.
History of Cheer Up the Lonely Day
It is said that Francis Pesek of Detroit, Michigan created the Cheer Up the Lonely Day. Pesek’s daughter, L.J. Pesek, reports that he was a quiet, kind, wonderful man with a gold heart. The idea came to him as a way of promoting kindness toward others who were lonely or forgotten as shut-ins or in nursing homes. That’s why Mr. Pesek’s birthday was celebrated as Cheer Up the Lonely Day on July 11th.
How to Celebrate the Day
On this day, you can assist a friend or someone you know who is lonely by engaging in fun activities such as watching movies together, listening to music, planning a tour, vacation, or road trip, going out to eat, playing your favorite double or multiplayer game, reading a book or suggesting a book, and so on. You can also celebrate the day by sharing your tip on overcoming loneliness on the social media platforms like Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, etc., with the hashtag #CheerUptheLonelyDay. Not only your friends, but you can also help even stranger who feel lonely. It is our job to make everyone in the world not feel lonely.
Songs to Listen to on this Day
- Marshmello – Alone
- Skrillex & Diplo ft. Justin Bieber – Where Are U Now
- Avicii & Nicky Romero – I Could Be the One
- Martin Garrix & Dua Lipa – Scared to Be Lonely
- Mark Johns – Molino
- Kygo – Not Alone
- Late Night Alumni – Empty Streets
- Dash Berlin – Waiting
- The Chainsmokers – Wake Up Alone
- Above & Beyond – Can’t Sleep
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