Loneliness is difficult and affects everyone at some point or the other in their lives. It is easy to believe sometimes that you will always be lonely. There are, however, some things to consider before you decide that the best course is to move into a cave somewhere and dedicate yourself to be a hermit or hermitess.
Remember, a proactive approach empowers you, while a reactive approach relies strictly on the rest of the world to push you into solving this problem. Now ask yourself: