I Am Not a Joiner

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 13 People

    Kicking And Screaming Into Life

    High School never ends. He who joins the most clubs and dies with the most toys wins. I only join things at gun point, out of necessity or to get something I need. Reasons I might be the way I am: - When I was a child I wanted to be a boy scout but my father wouldn't pay...
    Eorishere Eorishere
    66-70
    Jun 14, 2013

    It's True!

    Ah, you don't believe me because I'm here joining groups. But groups in the real world give me the heebiejeebies. I've never met a manifesto or a mission statement I could live with. [shudder] Andre Cordrescu once talked about the lowly sea cucumber who, when it found its...
    humdinger humdinger
    46-50, F
    1 Response Sep 13, 2007

    Nope.

    oh, the sweet irony in joining this group. In the EP, sometimes as I join a group I feel that I am being one of the crowd, which has its good and bad points. Good- - I am part of a community where I have the voice enough to say, `yeah! me too!`, and tell my own side of the...
    Cinderelly Cinderelly
    36-40, F
    2 Responses Sep 14, 2007

    I'm Not A Joiner

    I find it kind of funny that there is a group for this... I'm simply not a joiner. Never have I felt moved to applaud, cheer, boo, do the wave, or any of that. I've only ever politely clapped because I felt obligated as a family member or as a friend, not really even audibly. It...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Jun 9, 2012
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