I Don't Want to Be Alone Anymore

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 117 People

    I try. I really do try.

    To make connections with people, to find common ground, to be a part of things. I just get rejected more often than most. You have to be a really special person to want anything to do with me, it seems. I fight loneliness like a convalescent, but it just keeps creeping back. I...
    FleetlordAtvar FleetlordAtvar
    26-30, M
    1 Response Mar 11, 2016

    I'm Not Ready to Say I Want People, But....

    I've had enough.  I'm ready for change.  I don't want to be alone anymore.  there- I said it.  After 5+ years of barely socializing, I've decided that I'm ready to start being open to letting people into my life. I'm not sure if I exactly know how.  I...
    solarxmoon solarxmoon
    26-30, F
    4 Responses Jun 1, 2009


    I'm afraid of being alone anymore. After being cheated on by my wife for 8 months with someone that was a friend, I have very detailed dreams of hurting and even killing this guy that was my friend. It feels so real that when I wake up I remember the dream as if I had just...
    byrd50 byrd50
    Aug 25, 2009

    I want to express so many emotions

    and feelings but I feel like there is no one for me to turn to. I have many friends but I don't want to talk to them about it. My family could care less. Feeling stressed, drained, and upset. #school #life
    soccerplayer111 soccerplayer111
    16-17, F
    Feb 25, 2016

    Dog cuddles are always good

    but makes me feel lonely =
    CaptainCanuck CaptainCanuck
    22-25, M
    1 Response Sep 18, 2014

    I Already Want to Be Alone

    Most of my life I quite unsuccessfully hoped there exist people who are like me at least a bit and who can understand me. I almost never met such people. I still always hoped all my life.  Now - reaching 40 - I see quite well that was a complete WASTE OF...
    Thought1 Thought1
    Sep 11, 2009

    It's Tough Being Alone In A Community Of Cliques, With No Friends And No Family...

    This morning a woman approached my car in the school parking lot and knocked on my window as I was waiting for the light to change. She was very 'polite' but had a gripe about my eagerness to get my kids to school on time. You see, there's a left turn lane to go into the school...
    AloneInMaryland AloneInMaryland
    31-35, M
    Mar 15, 2011
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