I Am Lonely and Need Friends

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 209 People

    Billy No Mates!!

    Three bites of the apple but no success. Three very painful relationships which left me deeply hurt but mistake was spoiling my men too much and they bit me hard. I love spoiling and loving people some might say doormat but I do not think so. just like giving pleasure and my...
    libbyloo13 libbyloo13
    56-60, F
    3 Responses Apr 17, 2012

    Wishful Thinking

    I used to have some friends before I moved away , became a family man , AND went sober . My wife (for a little longer) doesn't want to hike , explore , hunt , have a few ( only a few! ) drinks . I love taking my 6 y/o son outdoors but ya know its not the same . I miss having...
    Tanengreen Tanengreen
    36-40, M
    4 Responses Jan 18, 2010

    Life Turn

    you know how to tell my sad story, i am so lonely and depressed about an year ago i just wonna say to dear friends about my whole life and how i gonna lonely in life my childhood gone modrate i have better life in childhood but another part is my parent they fight each other...
    yash95 yash95
    18-21, M
    2 Responses May 15, 2013

    "lonely In A Densely Populated Planet"

    I have ended my marriage of 10 years a few years ago, and began the loneliest period in my life. I would like to make friends and correspond with.
    Sirkka Sirkka
    41-45, F
    1 Response Feb 7, 2012

    Pretty/bubbly/Danielle

    I wish i had a friend to go to wine bars with and to go out with. Since i moving I have not met anyone who i can say is my friend, someone i can have a laugh with some one who likes similar things to me.
    dgrant dgrant
    31-35
    Jul 9, 2009

    Life Is As Bad As It Gets

    I am just tired. I just realised by wanting to hang on to one guy, my roommate, my best friend, I have given up a lot of people and friends along the way. When we get into an argument, I have no one to really talk to. No one wants to hear my sob stories again. He got mad at me...
    lonelyindy lonelyindy
    22-25, F
    6 Responses Apr 20, 2010

    Married And So Very Alone.

    I have been married for a long time. My husband is controlling and I can not remember when the last time he said anything nice to me.My youngest is now in College. She was my light a reason to get up each day. She is independant now and she should be. She is a goodgirl and has...
    ssinger ssinger
    51-55
    7 Responses May 17, 2011

    Hey You....

    I am lonely and need friends... That seems like a good starting sentence.I am by no means a social butterfly. I have always had a group of friends I could text or call any time, and hung out with regularly. But now? None. I am a college student, surrounded by people. But yet I...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    4 Responses Jan 17, 2010

    TRUE Love

    AM LOVELY AND NEED TRUE LOVE.MY GIRL FRIEND LEFT ME BECAUSE I DONT HAVE MONEY.I FELT SHE DIDNOT LOVE ME THAT IS WHY SHE LEFT ME.I NEED TRUE LOVE.
    salemct1 salemct1
    26-30, M
    2 Responses Dec 29, 2008

    I want friends. White girl friends.

    They so cool but they seem not to like black girls for some reason. Some do some don't. I always wanted to be apart of a white girl group with black chicks in it like me.
    lorrena19 lorrena19
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Oct 31, 2014

    Real-Friends

    They say as you grow older you realize who your true friends are because they stick around. Well I guess i didn't have any because once I got married, had babies, and moved away from my hometown they all lost interest in keeping in-touch. I even had gotten back in touch with one...
    rwilliams356 rwilliams356
    26-30, F
    1 Response Aug 16, 2013

    Someone be my good friend.

    I lost all of mine.
    kuroze343 kuroze343
    18-21, F
    6 Responses Oct 17, 2014

    A Lonely Guy,,

    most of the people are become lonely,when they passed their valuable life most of all,,,but the shock est things that,,i'm only 21,,most precious time in life.so why i'm alone.i don't know.i want a very good friend who supports me most of my subjects,i also want to be a good...
    mohaimin mohaimin
    22-25, M
    4 Responses Aug 28, 2012

    Yes I Have Known Years Of Lonliness

    I have such empathy and sympathy with all lonely people out there, as I have know many, many years of loneliness, too much detail to put into a short story,, and as it is 2.18am now, I will save  that for anothe time. But I like many thank god for the internet and sites...
    Buxomboobs Buxomboobs
    61-65, F
    10 Responses Apr 14, 2010

    So I'm cuddled up with my teddy bear

    and cuddle blanket. :(
    KittyMask KittyMask
    22-25, F
    1 Response Jun 29, 2014

    Recently I've been feeling very alone.

    . Sometimes i just wish I had someone to talk to.. I have friends but I feel very distant from them. I love going out and partying but I feel like that's all me and my friends do, feeling a lack of social interaction otherwise.
    mneary519 mneary519
    22-25, F
    2 Responses Oct 30, 2014

    New to This, Want to Help By Sharing...

      Hello,   My name is Michael, and I want to relate something to each of you.  I like to write, so I will try to keep this succinct, but it might be a little long.   Are you as lonely as I am?  Likely, we all have different life situations that make...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    8 Responses Oct 22, 2008
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    May 29, 2015

    Widowed

    I am not sure why but the comment I just wrote disappeared. I am widowed times 4 years now. I am pretty much of a recluse almost never leaving the house. I need to make some friends and am not sure how to meet people anymore. I have two dogs
    sunnie9 sunnie9
    66-70
    Jul 18, 2012

    NEED Friends

    i AM LONELY AND I WISH I COULD MAKE FRIENDS. i WISH I HAD SOMEONE TO CALL ME AND ASK IF I WANTED 2 GO TO THE MALL OR SOMETHING
    Lenibernard Lenibernard
    16-17
    8 Responses Aug 10, 2008

    Widowed Man Looks For Assistance To Look After Two Young Kids

    l am a 37 year old  man employed as a  security guard  in zimbabwe.My wife passed away after a short illness and left two young kids aged   4 years and  the younger one was aged one month only and was just breastfed for only a two weeks.mother and l...
    muface muface
    36-40, M
    Apr 7, 2010

    In Love & Being Used ..... I Think?

    I met someone. I fell in love. That never happened to me before.  It was great. I think he is a player.  He has many different accounts on the web. ( more then he says he has. . ) I found some of them.  The writing is the same. the wording.....even the dates...
    IamPhantom101 IamPhantom101
    36-40, F
    1 Response Aug 14, 2010

    I Am Lonely

    I cant do it on my own................................tried but I just feel so empty.............................felt so let down with everyone who has used me..........................................but I know I am not a bad person or a demanding person...
    Isrujik Isrujik
    36-40, F
    2 Responses Nov 10, 2009

    Lack Of Genuine Friends

    I guess I just need to find people that have an honest intention of befriending me. Most of the people I'm acquainted with are nice to my face but then go and share with others what I have confided in them with. It hurts to know that I haven't got one true friend.
    Rachelfriend Rachelfriend
    36-40, F
    4 Responses May 10, 2013
    Shyloveman Shyloveman
    26-30, M
    Aug 2, 2014

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    i thought that being friends with a person for so long and helping them out and trusting them and loving them like family meant they would consider you as a bestfriend...they only...
    jessyrosa88 jessyrosa88
    26-30, F
    a week ago
    ATTENTION! I am creating a new social network for people like us! The beta will be released on May 1st! If you are tired of being lonely and having no one to relate then I suggest...
    qari1722 qari1722
    22-25, M
    Apr 20
    I joined EP three years ago because I was lonely and looking for someone to connect with. I met some great people but sadly no connection ever lasted. I'm upset that EP is shutting...
    chasingMonday chasingMonday
    31-35, M
    1 Response Apr 20
    I JUST NEED FRIENDS SINCE ALL OF MINE WAS ESTRANGED BY MARRIAGE AND NOW I'M TRAPPED IN IT
    Swl41t Swl41t
    31-35, M
    2 Responses Apr 20
    Who wants to be friends 😀
    Bootyo Bootyo
    26-30, M
    Apr 19
    I would like to find a friend to play naughty game with me.
    blushedcheeks blushedcheeks
    46-50, F
    4 Responses Apr 19
    I need friends that have kind and want to travel as a group. No kids or anything . Anyone up to it I need like 3 new friends? ?? And that aren't going to f me over
    rosesandlilys rosesandlilys
    18-21, F
    1 Response Apr 17
    Not all problems have solutions. My everyday life I have more problems in a day and sometimes takes time to solve it. 'Problems:' •Physically. I am weak I don't have a...
    dcrest dcrest
    13-15, F
    Apr 17
    I want friends. I don't want a lot. Just a few. Two or three really good friends who aren't the extremely outgoing type that randomly shout stuff in a crowded room to remind people...
    Nineismyname Nineismyname
    18-21, F
    3 Responses Apr 16
    Hi I'm Wayne. I'm 45 yrs old and I'm serving a life sentence in a Georgia prison. I need a few good pen pals because mail call is lonely when no body writes you. I have many...
    metallhead70 metallhead70
    41-45, M
    1 Response Apr 16
    Please I need someone to talk to. I'm a lonely person and I do not have many friends.
    MarcoThePhoenix MarcoThePhoenix
    18-21, F
    12 Responses Apr 15
    There are days when sitting in the same room is lonely . I love my husband with all my heart and soul . when we met the chase his perspective on life dreams ambition morals where...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    6 Responses Apr 14
    I have spent my short life moving around a lot. I have learned that to have a friend you gotta be one first. No one is going to walk up to you and audition for the part. You are...
    9minute 9minute
    18-21, M
    2 Responses Apr 14
    I want to be able to say I'm not lonely just because I'm alone, but it wouldn't be true. I am lonely. I have not one friend and the three I thought I had stopped talking to me it...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    4 Responses Apr 12
    The silence of the night is breathlessI feel lost and alonelike floating at the bottom of the seaA lost and lonelyforgotten meThe sky shinesfireflies looking downon a lonely and...
    nocool nocool
    41-45, M
    1 Response Apr 11
    I was friends with these two other girls, A and B. One would say we were the bestest of friends since form 1 to 3. However, during our form three years, there was another addition...
    lunamcmxcix lunamcmxcix
    16-17, F
    Apr 11
    I don't think i can take it anymore. I'm so anxious and depressed and it's only getting worse. My life sucks so bad lately. I'm in the last high school class and exams are coming...
    NotThatGuy98 NotThatGuy98
    18-21, M
    1 Response Apr 11
    I don't know why I'm writing this. EP's closing in a few days, so there's really no point. I just feel really lonely and this is one of my few outlets. :( I don't know why I'm...
    Timster91 Timster91
    22-25, M
    2 Responses Apr 10
    Me: *poking my sisters face at 3AM* Sister: *sits up confused* Me: Hi! Sister: Ugh. What do YOU want? Me: Rude much? Anyway, I just wanted to wake you up to say Merry...
    EridianaAndErin EridianaAndErin
    13-15, F
    3 Responses Apr 10
    Before I found EP, Lonely was just part of the day. It became the norm after ten years of my wife not having any physical touching due to her heart meds. My days were made up of...
    boldtimer boldtimer
    66-70, M
    Apr 9
    I only have one friend that lives in my area and he has other friends. Usually we all Just go together, but he very obviously was hinting he didn't want me to come. Sort of bummed...
    MadAsTheHatter MadAsTheHatter
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Apr 8
    I am 10 years married today. The 8th of April 2006. It was one of the best days of my life. A magical day! A fine day. A typical Irish wedding day!The sun came out! It rained! it...
    theoceanblue theoceanblue
    41-45, F
    3 Responses Apr 8
    Circumstances are difficult for me to get friends and I feel so lonely at home. The friends I had abandoned me or grew apart for whatever reason.
    SwedishDoll SwedishDoll
    18-21, F
    7 Responses Apr 8
    I am so lonely and bored I have nothing to do on the weekends but sit in the house I need someone to talk to
    121rainy 121rainy
    26-30, F
    6 Responses Apr 8
    Do i even have friends? Or are they just there cause they feel sorry for me? Whenever i voice my opinion or just say something, none answers. do i need to speak louder? or am i...
    Niallsgirl Niallsgirl
    16-17, F
    Apr 7
    It feels like no one cares, no one is there for me when I need to talk to someone, I tried to but it seems that no one wants to listen and think that I am weird and have no friends...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    5 Responses Apr 7
    So this will be a long and complex story, but I need to get it out. It's how I deal with my feelings, and it's important for me to find an outlet to deal with my depression and...
    Tart2Bitter Tart2Bitter
    18-21, F
    1 Response Apr 7
    Even when I'm with my friends I'm still lonely.
    nobodynumbah8 nobodynumbah8
    13-15, F
    4 Responses Apr 7
    My life is just so cold, everyday people expect me to do anything alone, and just keep carrying on, but I can't. I have had some friends in the past, but they all left me, or even...
    GentleReader GentleReader
    16-17, M
    1 Response Apr 6
    even after having so many good friends ,i sometimes feel so lonely and alone.i wished i had some 1 to vent right now.:(
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Apr 6
    Friendship is all about not turning your back on someone that you have come to care about, have formed a bond of trust and believe in them implicitly. When you have a true friend...
    sensualbeauty1 sensualbeauty1
    46-50, F
    1 Response Apr 5
    And it makes me do things that I know I am going to beat myself up over later. Hahaha Current case in point, last October, a guy who I went to high school with started working...
    Myzery Myzery
    31-35, F
    5 Responses Apr 5
    I've a felt as if I was meant to walk the earth by myself, despite having friends in a youth group in church and some sensible friends in school I've somehow felt distance from...
    NomadicBlade13 NomadicBlade13
    18-21, M
    Apr 5
    It may not be like me to post something like this, but admittedly I've felt so lonely for a good while now. And when I say lonely, I mean as in ALONE, with barely ANY friends. Why...
    TheMasterMan1 TheMasterMan1
    16-17, M
    2 Responses Apr 4
    Im a lonely person not gonna lie. Everything in my life went **** when i hit year 7/beginning of high school. I went from having lots of friends in primary school and when moving...
    ASpookyGhost ASpookyGhost
    16-17, M
    Apr 4
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