Why We Are Feeling Lonelier Than Ever

Zat Rana
Zat Rana
Nov 18, 2018 · 7 min read

Why is Fyodor Dostoevsky considered one of the greatest novelists to live?

In his memoir, Ernest Hemingway claimed that he couldn’t get through any of his books because of how poorly written they were. And there is truth to that: Dostoevsky isn’t known for his flowery prose.

There is, however, something else to his appeal. He knew what it meant to live as a human being…