I Am Alone

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    I'm actually embracing this loneliness

    because people **** me off. like I can't stand people who are too serious but I the same time if your ignorant, that's bad too.
    deleted deleted
    1 Response Jan 10, 2016

    Does anyone want to talk I'm bored

    and have no one to talk to.
    BlueBoy2015 BlueBoy2015
    18-21, M
    1 Response Feb 11, 2016

    I Am Alone

    I keep running away from people afraid of getting hurt. It could be depression, maybe it is PTST. I don't know... I know that I'm scared.  Addition:Everything we do is about balance between the effort we put in and what we get out as a reward or pleaser. For an Extrovert person...
    WisePearls WisePearls
    41-45, F
    1 Response Oct 10, 2013

    I Hate Being Alone

    I hate being alone, because I get more depressed, and lonely. I do have a cat but I still feel alone, with no one to share a hug, or go for walks with, or just talk/ I don't know how to communicate with some people, maybe it is because after my fiance' died, I lost touch on...
    swatches swatches
    41-45, F
    11 Responses May 25, 2007

    I am alone but i find it comforting.

    ..i have no one to blame.. I chose to be alone..
    MissBrave22 MissBrave22
    26-30, F
    1 Response Jun 28, 2014

    I don't have anyone to talk to.

    I feel empty and sad. I don't know what to do.
    MysteriousRose MysteriousRose
    22-25, F
    3 Responses Mar 18, 2015
    BlueBoy2015 BlueBoy2015
    18-21, M
    Dec 29, 2015

    The Window The light falls dim upon my pane,

    This lonely night indeed, Dreaded waves of emptiness, Will swallow up my need. The same moon shines in your sky, So close, yet far away. The ache of new, yet still unknown, frames this vacant day. I crawl upon my bed to rest, My mind and weary soul. Maybe sleep will visit soon...
    deleted deleted
    2 Responses Jun 4, 2015

    As a child I had plenty of friends,

    but slowly everyone started leaving. This used to bother me throughout my life until recently that I've stopped caring. My world seems to have dimmed to a solemn grey, and I'm perfectly okay with that. Well I feel good about myself, so yea, I find it amusing when some stranger...
    Ryu15987 Ryu15987
    22-25, M
    3 Responses Jul 5, 2014


    i am with people. i talk to them. i care for them. i do a lot with them but still my heart feels so lonely. why do i feel it. why am i so lonely. i still don't know the answer.
    me2you2me me2you2me
    22-25, M
    5 Responses Jan 9, 2013

    A drifter. A nomad on a quest

    for the antithesis of home and the constant. I do not seek enlightenment for that void has been filled with a darkness. The mind's bedlam refuses to allow an anchor, demanding upheaval for my every breath. I have known hunger that dug it's claws into my soul. I have cradled...
    Frankenstein99 Frankenstein99
    36-40, M
    Jul 28, 2015

    I sit here and look at the stars

    and think about how many other species are out there and how many people are on this earth and know that I will be alone forever.
    BlueBoy2015 BlueBoy2015
    18-21, M
    3 Responses Dec 7, 2015

    Always waiting, always watching.

    Hoping someone will come and break this cycle of loneliness. I get lost in my world, and it's starting to become painful that my fantasy world, where I am not alone, isn't real. I had no idea this could hurt so much, but slowly I'm just becoming numb. Or is that just a defense...
    LikeICare13 LikeICare13
    13-15, F
    Mar 13, 2016

    I have nobody. I have surrounded myself with

    people who are fake just because I need to talk to somebody.
    hazaramujahideen hazaramujahideen
    70+, F
    7 Responses Apr 19, 2016
    BlueBoy2015 BlueBoy2015
    18-21, M
    Dec 22, 2015

    I need that one special person to protect me,

    I don't do self harm I just get harmed by people but I always try to stay positive
    Jakdoran29 Jakdoran29
    16-17, M
    5 Responses Jan 4, 2016
    Arya098 Arya098
    22-25, F
    2 Responses Feb 4, 2016

    I meet so many people,

    but they are leaving me in just a few days. It makes me sad, depressed and alone all at the same time. Never had someone to talk to and such. Really sucks.
    deleted deleted
    Feb 24, 2016
    BlueBoy2015 BlueBoy2015
    18-21, M
    1 Response Dec 29, 2015

    - Facts - I have experienced sexual,

    physical and mental abuse. I shook hands with death when I was 6 years old and have continuously waved at him as he passed in and out of my life while holding hands with the people I care about the most. Secretly I wished he'd hold my hand to - but I was never worthy. I have...
    kaiakoala kaiakoala
    22-25, F
    Dec 12, 2015

    being in this house by myself is kind of not

    so great right now. idk how i find myself in such situations, but here i am. somehow my ep people are far more present than the people in my city are. its the holidays everyones working more and i just have to understand that. i find solace in the fact that im apparently a...
    snapeandziggy snapeandziggy
    31-35, F
    1 Response Dec 4, 2015
    BlueBoy2015 BlueBoy2015
    18-21, M
    Feb 11, 2016

    My name is Dave, I'm new to the EP community,

    and thought this would be as good a place as any to start sharing, since "I am alone" sums up my life so succinctly! I've lived by myself, in a modest apartment, for about fourteen years now; before that I lived with girlfriends who had their own places, or had roommates, but I...
    LiquidThinking LiquidThinking
    46-50, M
    1 Response Mar 11, 2014

    Years ago everyone i knew seemed to vanish.

    It was so hard for me to move on then i remembered what my mom always told me. life will never be perfect but its the perfect moments that make it worth while... I guess i'm still waiting for the perfect moments.
    Ilovewolves12 Ilovewolves12
    Dec 30, 2015

    they say to be alone is " separate,

    apart, or isolated from others". but thats not true. you can be surrounded by many people. I think the worst feeling in the world is to feel alone. I can deal with being depressed, I can deal with being sad, I can even deal with stress. but to be alone in this world. yet...
    justasia justasia
    22-25, F
    Jan 30, 2016

    I am 23 years old and about to graduate college.

    I had an abortion September 3rd. There's not a day that goes by that I don't think about it. I feel like it had to have been the worst decision of my life. I feel absolutely awful, it has changed my whole aspect about life. I went on vacation to my native country and slept with...
    suelen0507 suelen0507
    22-25, F
    4 Responses Dec 6, 2015

    I think the hardest part is realizing how

    utterly alone I am in my own head.
    gentlepanic gentlepanic
    22-25, F
    4 Responses Jan 19, 2014

    it's here in these woods

    when I am thinking to myself. alone in solitude and isolation. away from outsiders while my family is inside enjoying themselves I am out here. the only company being the demons I've tried to long to ward off. the very beings I had run from my whole life acting as my company...
    SladeBolinLeaderofEp SladeBolinLeaderofEp
    18-21, M
    1 Response Mar 6, 2016

    I'm All Alone Now

    About 3 months ago I was in an auto accident. My husband was driving and a drunk ran a red light and hit our car on the drivers side. My husband and 6 month old daughter were killed and I was severely injured. I spent a month in the hospital recovering. I couldn't stand to live...
    MadisonS MadisonS
    26-30, F
    28 Responses Nov 25, 2011

    I surround myself with lots of people

    but there are sometimes when I look at someone in the eyes and realize that they dont understand me. And even I explain everything to them they wont understand how hard it is. How much you have to fight everyday only to control your emotions.
    deleted deleted
    3 Responses Feb 5, 2016

    I hate when I am alone.

    It makes me so vulnerable. Thinking. Ending cries. Heartache.
    Sen22 Sen22
    22-25, F
    5 Responses Oct 9, 2015

    I Have Been All My Life

    only one person understands who i really am. who knows how i feel. and they are to far away. alone always i guess "/
    xrheex xrheex
    18-21, F
    1 Response Jan 29, 2012

    And I'm feeling alone.

    Everyone has left me. :(
    lovesthenightsky lovesthenightsky
    26-30, F
    4 Responses Apr 9, 2016

    I'm all alone on new years eve noone wants to

    talk to me even family don't wanna be with me :'(
    deleted deleted
    2 Responses Dec 31, 2014

    I am Alone. Because I walk,

    and talk in a sea of people. But never am I there. Sadness has built it's home within me. And lives indwelt in there. Pain, my companion, reminds me the price I have yet to pay. The price for the past, the future, the yesterday. My songs they wreath the wall in tears. My...
    ecofox ecofox
    26-30, M
    1 Response Mar 18, 2015

    It's not necessarily a bad thing.

    I've contacted 4 friends so far today to see if they wanted to hang out after I got off work and so far all 4 of them have had different reasons for not being able to. I used to let it bother me. Wondering if it was my fault; did I do something wrong. So on, but now I realize...
    Devilscar Devilscar
    22-25, M
    Mar 23, 2016

    There is a void where something

    once was. A yearning, missing piece that will never be again. The gapping hole bleeds and all I can do is hold on and wait for the bleeding to stop. I am alone and I hurt.
    jrf9782 jrf9782
    31-35, F
    2 Responses Jun 13, 2015

    But its not a bad thing,

    its easier to be away from people. People are petty,sensitive complicated. Maybe someday i'll meet someone whom I can be myself with. But until then am going to try an enjoy some quality alone time with myself.
    huttuh huttuh
    22-25, M
    3 Responses Jun 3, 2015

    For a moment the feeling of being special

    overruled the sensible part of self. So starved for an intimate connection you grab at the chance to be adored and cherished. Tue world and it's problems fall away for a time and you are wrapped in the warm embrace of a chance encounter and new possibilities. But like most...
    jrf9782 jrf9782
    31-35, F
    4 Responses Jun 7, 2015

    Beautiful Melancholy

    I am alone but I don't feel very much lonely at the moment. Matter of fact, I would rather be alone than be caught in mind-numbing social situation. I have lots of unpleasant pasts which I don't wanna unearth as much as possible because sometimes it hurts. Like in the movie said...
    deleted deleted
    10 Responses Nov 25, 2011

    When you have free time to talk to someone

    and hang out but there's no one to talk to.
    deleted deleted
    1 Response Jan 26, 2016

    It's hard being alone I suffer loneliness

    because I'm a carer and have been since a child, it's hard to not long for a soulmate. The one I want is difficult and reckless with my feelings and the ones I don't want can't wait to hear from but I stay away.. My problem is I only want that One or is rather just be on my own...
    TheSuperheroLife TheSuperheroLife
    31-35, F
    5 Responses Jul 5, 2015
    Valentine19 Valentine19
    18-21, F
    6 Responses Apr 12, 2015

    Hey I have no one to talk to.

    Does anyone want to text?
    BlueBoy2015 BlueBoy2015
    18-21, M
    1 Response Jan 21, 2016
    BlueBoy2015 BlueBoy2015
    18-21, M
    1 Response Jan 8, 2016

    All my life I have been

    so alone. I have family but I don't tell them about my depressive thoughts and emotions because it will upset and hurt them. But I am alone, with only my thoughts keeping me company. Everyday I fight the urge not to kill myself, I can't be the only one who feels this? It's...
    deleted deleted
    May 12, 2015

    I think it's time I give these ladies the

    ******* for a guy they want. I've tried to be nice to girls and all I do is get rejected and friend by everyone last one of them. Every girl I know has friend zoned me. Maybe if I treat them like **** and disrespect them I might finally be able to get a gf. I should also lie to...
    BlueBoy2015 BlueBoy2015
    18-21, M
    6 Responses Jan 22, 2016

    I felt the agony. The pain return.

    The song of my only love, a hopeful love disappearing. Everyone is gone and I am here, listening to a beautiful song while my heart weeps. I wish I could throw it away, but my body smiles at the agony. The pain. The pain stops me from feeling emotion. I am a sociopath, and in...
    twistedrope twistedrope
    18-21, M
    Jan 1, 2016

    I've just got home from drinks with friends.

    . feeling slightly drunk and more than a little horny..
    Spanishgirlinuk Spanishgirlinuk
    36-40, F
    8 Responses May 1, 2015

    I mean I know that person is still there.

    . They know who they are even tho we've never met in person.. But I just... Idk maybe the forgot about me...
    Suicidalgirl2k15 Suicidalgirl2k15
    13-15, F
    1 Response Feb 12, 2016

    Yes! true, so no friends to

    even hang around, it feels really sucked up! :/
    IamMoon IamMoon
    22-25, M
    Jan 6, 2016

    Even at school today,

    I was standing all by myself. I had absolutely no one else to stand with or talk to. It was just me and my phone. No one actually cares. They care about other people. Not me, never me. Guess I gotta live with it.
    BloodEpiphone BloodEpiphone
    16-17, F
    3 Responses Feb 10, 2015

    Shadows of rage follow the path I tread,

    Comfort nor shade I seek in this odyssey of pain, Welcome is the anguish simmering roads inflict weary feet, Decorum of civilization appearing insincere to the mind, Heeding not the words of wisdom or lingering whispers of love, Alone I walk the soul blazing into embers of...
    deleted deleted
    2 Responses Apr 16, 2015

    It's just me. I don't know what I did

    but I did something. Now it's just me
    deleted deleted
    Dec 31, 2015

    I was once considered important to someone

    but I think I have drifted to the back of their mind and they only want to talk to me if they want to or when they want something. If that person is reading this you know who you are. We used to text everyday but we hardly even talk now.
    BlueBoy2015 BlueBoy2015
    18-21, M
    Feb 12, 2016

    I don't mind being alone.

    It is not as bad as you would think. I tell myself when lights out is, I eat and drink when I want, I get to leave the apartment whenever j feel like it, and best of all, I don't have to worry about people stealing my food. Being alone is good but.. I wish I had a dog to keep...
    03xxRomeoBravo 03xxRomeoBravo
    18-21, M
    1 Response Jan 7, 2016

    Most people that say they are lonely they start

    laughing and hanging out with friends the next day. Most people don't know what it feels like to be truly alone for many hours on end
    Ugnius2121 Ugnius2121
    18-21, M
    1 Response Jul 4, 2015
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