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I Feel Lonely and Isolated

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    Higher Education

    I’m just days away from a higher education, come with me, and see that All misery and hate doesn't Come near, the clear skies Call out to my dreams that never seem to matter as I climb my way to the top of this vine, in time I will be somewhere else, but sit beside me and...
    silentmisery silentmisery 18-21, F Sep 10, 2011

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    I Just Don't Care Anymore...

    Every day, the world just seems more and more stupid to me. I look around and all I can see are stupid faces of people who are content with their pointless little lives, ignoring the fact that they do the same thing every day until the day we die, not having accomplished anything...
    oIROYALTYIo oIROYALTYIo 18-21, F 1 Response Oct 26, 2013

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    About Having Too Few Friends

    I have very few people that I can call, with no doubt, friends. Like already told in another story of mine, I happened to have a great female friend and fell deeply in love with her. Nothing ever happened, and now, I have many reasons to believe that our friendship no...
    gogore gogore 22-25 5 Responses Feb 13, 2009

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    Yesterday And Today

    It seems just like yesterday that I was 18, traveling down Rt. 206 in my 65 mustang headed to the Jersey shore. Sly and the Family Stone was playing "Hot Fun in the Summertime" , I had my hand up my girls dress and I knew I was going to get laid that night. Back then everything...
    theghost912 theghost912 61-65 4 Responses Jun 12, 2013

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    From Then to Now

    When i left school i had such a busy life. I had a full time job which i loved and was really close to the people i worked with, it was like a family. After almost 3 years of working there the company went into liquidation. it honestly felt like a shipwreck. I still had a busy...
    ZoeBelinda ZoeBelinda 31-35, F Aug 20, 2009

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    Unseen Injuries

    you say, i am your friend yet you cut me up, daggers and blades you say i am your friend but every second i see you you bring me down sorrow is what i got pain is what you carved in my skin. like a permanent tattoo i never wanted yet you gave without asking you used me as you...
    silentmisery silentmisery 18-21, F 3 Responses Sep 10, 2011

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    Why Do They Try?

    Just yesterday Srs comes and tried to get me to open up. I don't want to cause they won't understand me. I want people to understand but they just don't. My step dad always over talks me, puts me down and other things. My mom says she tries to understand, but she doesn't. No one...
    Wildwillow Wildwillow 13-15, F 3 Responses Feb 8, 2012

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    Spencer024 Spencer024 22-25, F Apr 30

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    Yes,,

    am lonely with all my friends and family..
    SalmaZeus SalmaZeus 22-25, F 1 Response Nov 2, 2012

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    Hello everyone, I am a fine art documentary

    photographer from the UK and I am currently working on a long term project on loneliness and social isolation. I suffer from loneliness myself, photography helps me to cope with this, so I understand what a sensitive issue this can be so I do understand if this request is not of...
    socialsculpture socialsculpture 36-40 1 Response Apr 29

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    I feel like I'm not wanted

    or needed by anybody in my family!
    Carrie5294 Carrie5294 18-21, F 2 Responses Jan 22

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    Too Strong A Personality?

    Last week I asked a good and close friend of mines why we never dated, and he told me that he wouldn't of known how to handle a woman with my type of personality. Not sure what he exactly meant, I asked for a clarification. He went onto say that not too many men could handle a...
    MissusBrightside MissusBrightside 31-35, F Mar 13, 2013

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    Leting It Out

    i am 19 years old, i have always been a shy peron, when i was a child i didnt speak at all with my classmates at school, as i grew up i started opening up but it was too late, i was already labeled the girl who is too quiet, so i wasnt popular, i was more.. invisible, although i...
    rataolvidada rataolvidada 22-25, F 2 Responses Oct 18, 2009

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    How Can I Get Them To Understand?

    Why can't I get my friends to understand me? I'm so tired of having to be what they want me to be so that they can be my friends. I know I can be a ***** but that's just who I am. I can't change that, :( but they want me to change and be happy go lucky all the time. This isn't...
    Wildwillow Wildwillow 13-15, F 1 Response May 21, 2013

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    Loneliness and isolation are something,

    that over the past decade, I have come to know with an alarming familiarity, which feels strange especially given my relatively young age of 20. I’ve never particularly fit in anywhere. During primary school my time was often spent alone, for reasons I could never fathom I was...
    Azero1 Azero1 18-21, M 1 Response Jan 24

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    Being Me

    iam a 22 y old yong lady well trying to be ,i spend most of my days lonly well most of my life ,i dont know since i was littll i couldnt deal with ppl and girl of my age i couldnt be like them ,iam the good girl only the good girl and i couldnt date because i never belived that i...
    midnighteve midnighteve 22-25 Mar 6, 2013

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    Where I Stood

    Im a solitary kind of girl. I have a few friends but none of them live near me, they all live in my ex hometown in Michigan. In the city I live in now, it's where I was born and partialy raised, I don't really know anyone. A few people I talk to at work but only at work are we...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Jun 1, 2009

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    Im NEVER good at making friends.

    :( Why do I feel so alone and ISOLATED despite my status in life? :( Sometimes I feel that I dont exist. Like, no matter how good I am in class recitation, my professor didnt remember my name. And, I know in myself that I dress well. But I need confirmation from others so that I...
    Spencer024 Spencer024 22-25, F 2 Responses Apr 19

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    Loner

    Today I just found this website by accident while searching for chat rooms and forums. I've never used chat rooms or posted on forums before, but today I felt compelled to look up some way to communicate with other people. The reason being my frustration with my life, I just...
    deleted deleted 26-30 2 Responses Aug 15, 2011

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    why is it so that i feel this isolated

    why can i not make firm attachments ....why are some people alone and then some people have a few people then some people have a lot of people then some people have a load of people ..wish i could live without people and live in a bubble all by myself without the need to be...
    psychicprayer psychicprayer 36-40 1 Response May 12

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    I Feel Distant But Not Lonely(I Tend To Get Of Topic Sometimes)

    I seem to have the flaw of assuming everyone is in a similar position as mine. For most people this might be true but it seems more often than not I do see things differently. I didn't really notice till recently or more precisely last year, my freshman year in High School. I...
    SomeModeratelyDaftBloke SomeModeratelyDaftBloke 16-17, M May 16, 2013

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    Nothingness Is All I Have

    My life has only one person in it, me. My day consists of sitting at the computer or reading eBooks on the laptop in bed, nothing more. Here I sit surrounded by my own filth, empty bottles of booze litter the floor, a mountains worth of half smoked cigarettes all around me, books...
    LordNothing LordNothing 26-30, M 2 Responses Jan 10, 2011

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    Just A Lonely Guy Who Is Hurting....

    I am married to a wonderful woman who since her mother passed some years ago, has left me lonely and without a real reaseon to go on. I don't have many friends, and what little socail activities we engage in is usually very breif.  I have become quite the recluse, I don't work...
    protagnot protagnot 46-50, M 4 Responses Mar 3, 2010

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    Related Experiences

    Every day I notice more and more how little I have in common with the people around me. I feel so isolated. Almost as if I am a pigeon between a group of parrots. We all get...
    AnomalousEarthling AnomalousEarthling 22-25, F 1 Response 5 hrs ago

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    My high school life came to an end last month, and i had a really close friend who i hanged out with all the time. So yesterday he had to move back to his hometown which is far...
    hasa123 hasa123 18-21, M 1 Response Jun 25

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    I feel lonely. It's weird cause a lot of people like me but I always feel alone even when I'm with a lot of people I hate that feeling. I hate it so much :(
    bballfanatic223 bballfanatic223 16-17, M 3 Responses Jun 24

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    I'm feeling lonely. If anyone wants to talk they can message me. I don't want to feel like this anymore.
    Nooneknowsmythoughts Nooneknowsmythoughts 18-21, F 3 Responses Jul 1

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    Hi I am feeling lonely any body there to talk...
    ivonita2 ivonita2 22-25, F 1 Response Jul 14

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    Anybody wanna talk? I'm bored and feel lonely, will somebody talk to me please?
    tjsk2311 tjsk2311 16-17, M 3 days ago

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    I feel very lonely at the moment... "As the fear very familiar to me overwhelms my every nerve of existence, I feel my heart begin to beat faster and faster, oh how I wish these...
    LilacLoner222 LilacLoner222 16-17, F Jul 1

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    I just came out of a relationship that was on again and off again for the last 6 yrs. Before that I was married to my first Ed for nearly 14 yrs (my second relationship was w/a...
    mamabutterfly mamabutterfly 36-40, F 3 Responses Jul 3

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    >I have been facing more loneliness than ever but have found God to be closer to me than ever beforein scripture Hebrews 13:5 "egkataleipō" is the greek for "forsaken" its says in...
    wiseprotector wiseprotector 41-45, M 2 Responses Jul 9

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    I wonder sometimes if I never meet a partner will this lonely feeling ever go away. Can I be happy and feel loved by someone who's not really mine.
    itsalwayssun65 itsalwayssun65 46-50, F 2 Responses Jul 3

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    I feel terribly lonely from yesterday but I donno the reason .
    DrowningInPain2 DrowningInPain2 13-15, F 1 Response Jun 28

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    My friends are either married or live far from me, I am single and I work long hours during the day. I have no one to talk to when I'm back home, let alone someone to go out with...
    PurpleQueen PurpleQueen 36-40, F Jul 7

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    I know God is here with me so technically I'm never alone but however I just feel like lonely like there's a space that needs filled with a girl who loves me a cares for me and...
    Zalbaar Zalbaar 13-15, M Jul 9

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    Hey, I would love to chat with someone I'm really lonely, please be friendly, I've had a **** day and am dreading going to work tomorrow, put me to sleep, tell me a story or just...
    chazwozza chazwozza 22-25, M 1 Response Jun 29

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    Yes I totally understand, I have been in the same town and I go to Church every week, but outside of church I don't have any friends that I hang with. It's really lonely.
    Kerry2014 Kerry2014 56-60, M Jul 3

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    It's been eight months since my wife told me about her affair and we are trying to work things out. She is distant and our relationship is rough. I know this is to be expected I...
    Rmoss73 Rmoss73 36-40, M 2 Responses Jul 12

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    Another lonely night. This night was tough. She is cold I told her I missed her in a text during the day. Tried to be playful. Came home in a good mood. Nothing got the cold...
    Rmoss73 Rmoss73 36-40, M 2 Responses a week ago

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    I'm laying on a comforter in my best friends room, she's asleep and kinda whined half the night about the horror movies I kept suggesting we watch. A person I'm quite fond of...
    aliengirl17 aliengirl17 16-17, F 2 Responses Jun 26

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    It really sucks being with someone for so long, I know he knows me and what makes me upset but it's like he doesn't even care. It's so unfair the way I'm treated and maybe I'm just...
    LeslieMarie247 LeslieMarie247 18-21, F 1 Response 2 days ago

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    Have you ever been surrounded with lots of ppl but still get this emptiness feeling. I don't know why but that's just i feel sometimes. i would like to find that special someone...
    Hotfairy1980 Hotfairy1980 31-35, F 1 Response Jul 6

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    I can't talk to my boyfriend, I feel so disrespected, my feelings don't matter, he just buys me things and expects for me to be quiet and not say anything about what he does. I...
    Yullie81 Yullie81 31-35, F 1 Response Jul 10

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    Is it wrong of me to feel envy toward others iv never had a truly happy moment that was for me iv had happy moments when I see my sister do great things or when I talk to my mom...
    kintobeans kintobeans 22-25, M Jun 25

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    I just feel so alone it kills me :( I've felt alone pretty much my whole 23years music has saved me.
    pardz pardz 22-25, M Jun 28

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    Hello my name is Daniel and I am 13-years-old and attend middle school. Ever since 1st grade kids bullied me by avoiding me and calling me names. The bullying got more violent each...
    GentlemanGhost101 GentlemanGhost101 13-15, M Jun 30

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    Hello my name is Daniel and I am 13-years-old and attend middle school. Ever since 1st grade kids bullied me by avoiding me and calling me names. The bullying got more violent each...
    GentlemanGhost101 GentlemanGhost101 13-15, M 1 Response Jun 30

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    Hello my name is Daniel and I am 13-years-old and attend middle school. Ever since 1st grade kids bullied me by avoiding me and calling me names. The bullying got more violent each...
    GentlemanGhost101 GentlemanGhost101 13-15, M 1 Response Jun 30

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    Yeah...thats how I feel today...
    whynoonelikeme whynoonelikeme 36-40, F 2 Responses