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I Am Lonely Even Among People and Tense

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 14 People

    Why do I feel lonely even when I'm surrounded by a room full of people?
    smileyryley smileyryley 13-15, F 1 Response Jan 18

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    Isn't suck when you have friends,siblings, ect. But still get so *#^*•' lonely ?!!
    Unstableteen Unstableteen 13-15, F Jan 6

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    I find that I am ok with chatting to people I don't know once I finally get comfortable with them, as I am very socially awkward but I just never seem to click with anyone.... At...
    XwonderlustX XwonderlustX 26-30, F 1 Response 6 days ago

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    I have a fiancé that I love dearly but at the same time I feel so trapped & alone, and like I keep spiraling nowhere but down.
    gilly92 gilly92 22-25, F 1 Response Jan 22

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    It's probably because of my uncle that past away recently and he took care of me when my dad was away doin business but am not lonely cause my 2 ep friends that I love to death...
    LAshortyy LAshortyy 18-21, F 2 Responses Jan 12

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    It's not in any way the same as being alone. Being alone is just being isolated. Being lonely is wanting someone near, but you still have no one. I'm tired of feeling alone and...
    SnowyBirdie SnowyBirdie 13-15, M 5 days ago

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    I was watching this video, and it made me realize why I feel lonely. Even when I am around other people.If we are constantly seeing relationships, and opportunities for...
    RoyalCrystalPalace RoyalCrystalPalace 26-30, M 1 Response Jan 14

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    I'm lonely , even though I'm in a loving relationship , I can't help but to think I complain to much about everything , and I'm really emo , but It does really hurt when all I...
    Delusionalkrysti Delusionalkrysti 22-25, F 2 Responses Jan 24

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    I feel like a vegetable. Vegetables who are there to be eaten and finished. That's how I feel. My life has no direction right now. I am known as a happy and gay person so I can't...
    Sheetalheer Sheetalheer 26-30, F 2 days ago

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    AS Ive been really hurt in the past by so called friends and/or potential partners especially 1 in 2005 who text me my 1st time as a female & said its ???? my previous name, or its...
    TrannyinSydney TrannyinSydney 26-30, T 1 Response Jan 4

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    I think that's what I really want. I act harsh and mean to those who care. I even push them away. It's just a facade though. People that have cared, genuiely cared have all left...
    ForeverStarrs ForeverStarrs 18-21, F Jan 5

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    In my room I have a picture on the wall that has provided me joy for many years. This picture shows a beautiful stream with clear water, graceful rushes along the shore and...
    wantadoover wantadoover 56-60, M 7 hrs ago

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    I had lots of friends growing up. Now I just know a lot of people but feel lonely. What happened? :(
    d0uggy d0uggy 36-40, M 1 Response 2 hrs ago

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    -Understand where people are coming from -Learn from your mistakes -Don't beat yourself up all the time or be too hard on yourself -Be yourself -Don't live in the past -don't...
    torr62 torr62 13-15, F 18 hrs ago

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    I am at my loneliest when I have time to think. and the things I think about the most are how awful of a person I must be to be this alone. at the end of everyday I am left to...
    lostguy19892014 lostguy19892014 22-25, M 1 Response Jan 22

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    Being alone doesn't necessarily mean that you are lonely. Sometimes I'll be alone, but still feel a sense of companionship. And sometimes I'll be among among others, and that's...
    rumblingheart rumblingheart 18-21, F Jan 24

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    Pushing away my bestfriend, my childhood friend has been hard. I almost can't believe I just did that. I haven't felt anything for a long time, till now. My cheeks are burning, my...
    AviatorHH AviatorHH 18-21, F 12 hrs ago

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    At about 24 I found a welfare shop that had the most exciting retro garments to look through, There were wigs and corsetry in super condition but best of all the 30's something...
    Lin79 Lin79 31-35, T Jan 24

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    I do remember a time when I wasn't lonely, though at the time I had convinced myself that I was. It wasn't until I lost it that I realised I had never known true lonliness. As a...
    PersonalGenesis PersonalGenesis 22-25, F 2 Responses Jan 5

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    Like my friend said, some people just aren't meant to have anyone. It sucks sometimes, but I find solace within my strength and independence
    CloseButNoGuitar CloseButNoGuitar 26-30, M 11 hrs ago

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    People just don't like me. Never have. I had very few friends growing up. Have no friends now. I was painfully shy and I know that had a lot to do with it. But even now when I...
    OnlyMySideOfTheStory OnlyMySideOfTheStory 36-40, F 1 Response 6 hrs ago

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    I lost my best friend Sept 29/14. He was a great guy. We had a lot in common. We became friends through work. We used to share our stories with each other every morning over coffee...
    nataliavr2003 nataliavr2003 46-50, F 1 Response Jan 19

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    My friends I mean. I don't understand them. They're all... "depressed". Why do they let such menial things get to them? Why do they dwell on the insignificant things? The things...
    Emeryemmy Emeryemmy 13-15, F 3 hrs ago

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    The worse thing about being depressed and lonely is not knowing that no one cares about you but knowing that no one will try to care.
    paradisiacal paradisiacal 16-17, F 14 hrs ago

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    sad and lonely and unwanted I can't take it anymore
    matrixwolf matrixwolf 16-17, M 8 hrs ago

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    Can someone please message me ? I'm trying to find someone who I can have an actual conversation with because I'm bored and lonely and yeah no creeps or perverts
    EssSmith EssSmith 16-17, F 1 Response 5 hrs ago

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    I pushed away everyone I loved my best friend, boyfriend. I regret it everyday of my life. i don't know why I so stupid but what I did was the stupidest mistake in my life. I'm...
    ashleysokolik ashleysokolik 13-15, F 1 hr ago

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    The idea of someone who truly cares for me is my only comforting thought right now in my life. It's a constant cycle, get up, go to school, try to not seem lonely, get back, go to...
    fatality500 fatality500 13-15, M Jan 13

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    What I would do, what I would give not to cuddle with just any random person but with that one special person. Unfortunately, I've come to understand that person doesn't exist for...
    Weretiger Weretiger 26-30 2 Responses Jan 15

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    What I would do, what I would give not to cuddle with just any random person but with that one special person. Unfortunately, I've come to understand that person doesn't exist for...
    Weretiger Weretiger 26-30 Jan 15

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    Have you ever been so in love with a person that you can't even face them when you have to part for awhile? When you look at them, you know that they're leaving. The thought of it...
    sweetice007 sweetice007 18-21, F 17 hrs ago

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    I take things seriously. I mean *really* seriously. When most people decide to go green, they start recycling their cardboard and use paper bags. Not me. When I felt I needed to...
    Unbeholden Unbeholden 18-21, M 2 Responses a week ago

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    I miss being close to someone,having someone that knew me being open with someone i really miss that.I only have one friend in "real life" and i dont really trust him too much in...
    simpleandpossible simpleandpossible 22-25, F 3 Responses Jan 17

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    I haven't gone out with my friends in a year now. I can't. It's because my mother makes such an ordeal over everything. I can't go out places with people unless my friends parents...
    fatality500 fatality500 13-15, M 3 Responses a week ago

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    It's funny because every time the sun sets I suddenly feel so alone. I always feel like there's something missing or like the day ended too soon. There's more to do, more...
    Michkay Michkay 18-21, F 1 Response Jan 8

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    Kindhearted people are every where but we feel them only when we are in need or in bad condition but have we ever thought how life would be for them? Right from childhood we can...
    psycruler psycruler 31-35, M 8 Responses Jan 14

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    I really find most people hard to deal with. They are so selfish and most wont do anything to help anyone unless it involves something in it for them. Even family members are lazy...
    galaxy3 galaxy3 36-40, F 4 days ago

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    I just feel so damn lonely all the time, even when I'm surrounded with people I really care about, I can't help but feel lonely. You see, it really annoys me how we can only be...
    wallfloweer wallfloweer 16-17, F 2 days ago

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    I seem to be one of the few people who genuinely takes delight at the happiness of others. Even if I don't particularly like someone, I still wish for them to be happy and enjoy...
    oneawkwardcactus oneawkwardcactus 31-35, F 4 hrs ago

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    I apologize for my English. And I'm bad with words. And I'm seldom able to put my feelings into words. But how I've been feeling these past few months, it's the worst ever. I've...
    MargoRothSpiegelman MargoRothSpiegelman 18-21, F 2 Responses Jan 2

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    I think I come off as charming and genuine. I seem sweet, kind caring, and really just like a great guy. Potential boyfriend written everywhere, but I'm not, at all. I'm unstable...
    CaptainBenza CaptainBenza 18-21, M 3 Responses Jan 10

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    My phone is constantly buzzing, whether it be calls or one of the many messengers I have. I have friends, acquaintances etc. who contact me all day. I have friends who visit or who...
    Arija18 Arija18 22-25, F 3 Responses Jan 20

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    Ever wondered what it's like to have no friends? It is very lonely and crushing. You begin to obsess about the fact that you have no friends and wonder why. You turn your harshest...
    yourpetmuzzie yourpetmuzzie 18-21, M 4 Responses Jan 3

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    Have you ever felt sometimes that you were not alive - living a life that has no meaning. A life where the world has come to an end - the kind of ending where colors have...
    Francoise25 Francoise25 18-21, F 5 Responses Jan 5

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    Hi, I just feel like sharing these feelings but I don't exactly have anyone to confide in. I am lonely. I am lonely in school primarily, I have people I talk to sometimes but I'm...
    StoriesAreBetter StoriesAreBetter 18-21, M 1 Response Jan 5

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