I Have Been Alone On Holidays

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 31 People

    I've Been Shrugging

    From younger birthdays to the bashes on New Year's Eve, sure I've been alone a lot. I realize I never really cried or over thought it even as a child. It was something to be expected. Every day is the same, a celebration, events happen, I decide, time is a gift I can spend...
    Marowit Marowit
    26-30, F
    Aug 13, 2010

    In College

    Yeah, I went to a commuter college and was one of the unlucky few to be stuck on campus on all weekends and holidays. Don't get me wrong, I like solitude, but people just never seemed to notice or care.
    VincentValentine VincentValentine
    31-35, M
    Jul 22, 2011


    I have been alone for the holidays for so many years now that I am starting to get used to it.  It used to be very lonely but I have gotten used to the turkey sandwich on wheat with extra mustard, a big diet coke, and some pumpkin custard. I watch the Macy's Parade for...
    fungirlmmm fungirlmmm
    46-50, F
    Mar 17, 2010


    "We're born alone, we live alone, we die alone. Only through our love and friendship can we create the illusion for the moment that we're not alone." - Orson Welles   
    RedDust RedDust
    41-45, F
    1 Response Nov 25, 2012
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