Post
Experience Project iOS Android Apps | Download EP for your Mobile Device

I Enjoy Spending Time Alone

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 288 People

    I Rather Be Alone

    at times i start to feel like i'm losing it. like i'm the crazy one. perhaps i've gained their hatred? perhaps i've earned this loneliness. why my family insist on finding an excuse to fight with me? to hate me?. i don't want to fight nor will i give in to their childish attempts...
    veronica4ever veronica4ever 26-30, F 4 Responses Oct 14, 2011

    Your Response

    Cancel
    bohemiangroove bohemiangroove 31-35, F Aug 13, 2012

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Time With Me Alone Was Awesome

    Today I went to the super market n went driving even stop to have some coconut water by the savannah and I enjoy n miss spending time with me . Lone time with me is something I don't get often and need to have more.
    Mahaliajackson Mahaliajackson 31-35, F Nov 3, 2013

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Related Experiences

    I spend a lot of time alone, I have no friends or anyone to talk to . or anyone who calls me. I have no one on the weekends to go out with. Just to do even some simple things with...
    nwtrexp nwtrexp 41-45, M 1 Response 5 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I absolutely love my alone time, because then you are in my thoughts all alone!
    GJOFJ3 GJOFJ3 56-60, M 3 Responses 2 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    This is Binx. She's quite the ham ! I looked over tonight and this is her sleeping next to me with her tongue out lmao! What a goofball lmao
    ArtsyFaerie32 ArtsyFaerie32 31-35, F 2 Responses Feb 16

    Your Response

    Cancel
    i just can't function without it. i need to be able to just be me.
    RememberingSunday22 RememberingSunday22 36-40, F 1 day ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Don't you??? It's a great way to escape from the rest of the world. You can learn a lot by sitting on your toiley for a few days.
    giggleturd giggleturd 31-35, M 1 Response Feb 10

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I had an uncomfortable conversation with my sister last night because ot 'Throwback Thursday' on FB. She posted an old pic of all the kids in our neighbourhood and tagged everyone...
    krychick krychick 46-50, F Feb 6

    Your Response

    Cancel
    As much as I am enjoying my single life as it is now, i cannot bear to go back in the past with my ex who i been on and off with for over 3 years. I learnt from my mistakes and...
    agdnn agdnn 26-30, M Feb 4

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I consider myself to be a movie aficionado, but I don't have friends who enjoy films like I do. I love really any kind of film, from silent films to cult-classics to modern day...
    Fighting4Freedom Fighting4Freedom 16-17, F Feb 8

    Your Response

    Cancel
    She clearly hasn't completely let go... I mean I've moved on and been with my current girlfriend for about 6 months now, living in CT and back in NY my ex is still finding ways to...
    LeeOmar88 LeeOmar88 26-30, M 1 day ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I went to the nursing home a few days ago with a friend to visit her grandmother. As they were visiting I couldn't help but notice one of the residents sitting off to herself and...
    SirLaughalots SirLaughalots 36-40, M 8 Responses Feb 7

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I am so alone at .All family went out for 3 weeks .Hope I will cope with this loneliness and enjoy my time cause I can do anything ;-) whatever I want . Right now listening Miley...
    lifenoteasy lifenoteasy 26-30, M 1 Response Feb 16

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Since joining this group, it got me thinking that I needed to run naked on the treadmill again. I had some time alone today, and needed to run. It was ( and still is) very cold...
    PHBalanced PHBalanced 46-50, M Feb 3

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I'm enjoying my time with myself these days .
    snowmoon123 snowmoon123 31-35, F 2 Responses Feb 16

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Ive been feeling alone a lot these days. I don't have many friends, I have a tiny family, and single. I met a guy on here a while ago that I love but he lives so far away. He's...
    JustDevy JustDevy 18-21, F Feb 4

    Your Response

    Cancel
    During the past 30 years Ive moved at least 15 times. In the past 3 years Ive moved 5 times alone. A divorce kind of disrupted my living situation. Ive been at my current residence...
    Xhaxabrel Xhaxabrel 26-30, M Feb 16

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I'm alone ,afraid , and thinking of so many things
    NOEDABOSS23 NOEDABOSS23 13-15, M 5 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    i am very lonely because i spending Valentine's day by myself this year. i don't have a boyfriend and i don't know who else to hang out with. i getting fed up spending Valentine's...
    db174 db174 31-35, F 2 Responses Feb 14

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Most social situations end up with me being alone or wanting to go home. Many of the times I've gone out, I'd end up with the wrong crowd- people who do drugs and drink, despite it...
    RhinosaurusRex RhinosaurusRex 18-21, F 9 Responses Feb 16

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Enjoy our beer but never feel sleepy on an afternoon while you are with your girlfriend :)
    samanthathegreat samanthathegreat 31-35, F 1 Response 3 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Ben Harper - I Shall Not Walk AloneBattered and tornstill I can see the lighttattered and wornbut I must kneel to fightFriend of minewhat can't you spareI know some timesit gets...
    FlatbushGuy21 FlatbushGuy21 46-50, M Feb 17

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Though walking the beach in Chicago (especially in the wintertime) doesn't even compare to a walk on the beach in some beautiful tropical paradise. I have found peace within myself...
    musiclover74 musiclover74 36-40, M Feb 11

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I have such an incredible life at first glance; I'm educated, recently lost 30 kilos, stay healthy, I have a roof over my head, travel the world and have some extraordinary...
    hnmad hnmad 31-35, M 1 day ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Being alone never seemed to bother me until we had to put my dog down in December. I always got excited for when my parents would go away on business and I got the house to myself...
    lezbihonest93 lezbihonest93 22-25, F 4 Responses Feb 10

    Your Response

    Cancel
    it was nice day I dressed red short skirt with red sandal and enjoy my day with a little red rose :)
    girlyboy83 girlyboy83 31-35, T Feb 15

    Your Response

    Cancel
    After a long day at work, coming back to your room, only to find your roomate and her friends talking...and you have to talk and chitchat, when you really want to shut the door and...
    starlit11 starlit11 22-25, F Feb 20

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I enjoy being alone, specially for the enjoyment of silence. I just dislike being around people all the time, it can get a little annoying.
    logicthinker logicthinker 18-21, M 2 Responses 5 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I like to be alone at home at times. It gives me time to be myself and relax. I can also enjoy other things by myself.
    planter715 planter715 51-55, M 2 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Most of the time I don't need other people, and I like being alone, but late nights like this push me. I only get lonely when I'm tired, so I'm consistently lonely after 2:00 am...
    Unbeholden Unbeholden 18-21, M 2 Responses Feb 13

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I'm usually alone and want the company of other but lately I'm alone and I feel ok about it. I prefer to be by myself so I can enjoy the view. I like to observe more than I like...
    SeriousSquirrel SeriousSquirrel 22-25, M Feb 14

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I'm almost always "around" people. but I feel you need to enjoy the company in order to not feel alone :/ You can deduce that I'm not often pleased with my company or the people...
    LadyWildFlower LadyWildFlower 22-25, F 3 Responses Feb 20

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I enjoy being in my own company.. not that I am anti social or anything. I have a lot of friends and a nice social circle. But at the end of the day, I want to be alone in my room...
    Bizarree Bizarree 18-21, F Feb 8

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Lately I've been feeling kind of lonely for first time in a long time. I usually enjoy my solitude but it's turning into loneliness nowadays. Being around others mentally exhausts...
    WhatTheFrenchToast WhatTheFrenchToast 18-21, M 6 Responses Feb 9

    Your Response

    Cancel
    A bodybuilding 12 year-old boy name Max loves strong stormy winds. He's very muscular, especially his huge pecs, very charming, and he loves his super long double coated high...
    PBWeatherpro PBWeatherpro 18-21, M Feb 21

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I never thought that the types of food have fixed time , I am hungry I can eat any thing any time :D
    as3adsamy as3adsamy 22-25, M 3 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    So this is the second poem I've ever written. I'm curious what you all think. Please be honest. An Ode to Music: You are always there for me Even when no one else is When I'm...
    MadAsAHatterXII MadAsAHatterXII 18-21, M Feb 15

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I knew it would eventually end. Six months in he told me what I should have accepted five months before, his live-in ex was actually his real-time girlfriend. They had their...
    coppertoned coppertoned 26-30, F Feb 20

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Just finished "you get so alone at times that it just makes sense" By Charles Bukowski This was the first time iv read his work. I could see how one would have to have a taste...
    VolcanicMermaid VolcanicMermaid 18-21, F Feb 21

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Well where do I begin? My parents told me when I was in reception, I was always in my small bubble and liked being in my own company. I didn't really care for friends at that age...
    loubylou93 loubylou93 18-21, F 1 Response Feb 2

    Your Response

    Cancel
    So I've always enjoyed my own company since a young age. I still do now but it has caused me to be socially awkward, I have no clue what is the social norm lol dating and meeting...
    XwonderlustX XwonderlustX 26-30, F 5 Responses Feb 21

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I enjoy being alone. I am able to entertain myself in ways I can't when I'm around others. But I hate being lonely and left or forgotten. That causes a person to be lonely.
    planter715 planter715 51-55, M 15 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I'm taking it a night at a time. I keep looking in the mirror and hating everything I see. I talk to strangers when I can. but. it's just a bandaid.
    ZombieBaitMaiden ZombieBaitMaiden 31-35, F 5 Responses Feb 3

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I think the best experience is being alone with yourself for a long period of time. It forces you to realize what you like about yourself and what you don't. It also naturally...
    courtneyroselia courtneyroselia 26-30, F Feb 5

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I probably will not be able to be right beside you if you need my help, but I will do my best to make you feel like i'm there with you. If you're feeling down, or just want...
    moose73630 moose73630 16-17, M 3 Responses