I Like Spending Time Alone

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    I miss my alone time but I didn't appreciate it until it was gone.  I wish I could turn back time and I would make sure I have some alone time just for me each day.
    fungirlmmm fungirlmmm
    46-50, F
    2 Responses Mar 20, 2009


    I enjoy having quiet alone time. It doesn't matter if I'm doing something specific, or nothing at all, it helps me unwind.
    KatieJane KatieJane
    36-40, F
    1 Response Sep 2, 2009
    sugarbiscuts sugarbiscuts
    31-35, F
    Mar 7, 2016

    I know it ain't helping me

    so much. I'm not so talkative when I'm in public. think i'm a funny guy but still don't have the right friends. I enjoy spending time alone and thinking more than hanging out with others.
    Sebastian10 Sebastian10
    18-21, M
    2 Responses Oct 24, 2015

    happy easter frends!.

    ..im jus gona go ahead n nip ep in th bud rite now insted of draggn it out...thats jus my nature...greatful to hav met som cool people from all over...i wont delete my account so u guys can keep reading my old stuff;)...send ur email to my inbox if u wana keep in touch...love u...
    sugarbiscuts sugarbiscuts
    31-35, F
    Mar 27, 2016

    Mom Says I'm A Loser.

    I'm 16, live at home with my mom and younger brother. She's a drunk and favours my brother. She would always tell me how much of a loser i am that i sit at home all day, and honestly, its really hard to hear over and over again. I just blamed the words on her drinking and not her...
    katieamber52 katieamber52
    18-21, F
    Jul 27, 2011

    ilike spending time alone

    but idont like the feeling of being lonely...ilike to be in the company of others but sometimes ijust dont feel like talking to them...does this make sense...
    sugarbiscuts sugarbiscuts
    31-35, F
    Sep 1, 2015

    Feeling Alone Equals Feeling Whole

    Today I had lots of welcomed alone time. Kids and husband gone, I made use of the time doing only the things I enjoy doing....which I never have enough time to do. I read a book, a magazine, surfed online (just a tad), ate peppermint icecream, worked on some creative...
    ghostie ghostie
    41-45, F
    Dec 20, 2009

    It Helps Me Think

    it helps me think .  after work  and before my gf wakes up . i  write on ep  . i check my email .
    deleted deleted
    Aug 22, 2009

    To Think and Meditate

    It is something that we all need from time to time, a spot in the day just to collect your thoughts and have the quiet to sort them out. I think that it is almost a need of just having the time where the TV is off and the phone doesn't ring, the kids aren't yelling, where you...
    mtvlm mtvlm
    41-45, M
    4 Responses Apr 28, 2009

    because I am used to it.

    .. but not always
    MrLazyCloud MrLazyCloud
    22-25, M
    Jun 18, 2015

    What If.

    I don't know why being alone is so looked down upon in society. When we see someone sitting by themselves, we often think "aw poor thing." What if that person WANTS to be alone.
    OxymoronFreak OxymoronFreak
    18-21, F
    Nov 13, 2013

    Gives me time to reflect on life

    and the things that make me happy and the enjoyment of being able to sit and read and gather my thoughts
    Waynal Waynal
    56-60, M
    1 Response Jun 18, 2015


     For the total development of the human being, solitude as a means of cultivating sensitivity becomes a necessity. One has to know what it is to be alone, what it is to meditate, what it is to die; and the implications of solitude, of meditation, of death, can be known only...
    burwi333 burwi333
    36-40, M
    Sep 28, 2010

    Spending Time Alone

    ...i love it. I can´t understand people who says things like "i can´t stay lonely" or people who needs always company, maybe can´t eating if they have not company. I cook for myself, go walking, reading, listen music... Of course i enjoy company, but just the people i love...
    Ga79 Ga79
    31-35, F
    Dec 12, 2012
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