I Love Living Alone

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 76 People

    Living Alone Is Great

    You are your own boss. You can come and go as you please and NOT have to answer to anyone I've been  loner ALL my life and have adapted to it well. My imagination is my best friend. I don't like being around people and least of all, living with someone else. I've had...
    mac68 mac68
    70+, M
    Aug 2, 2010

    Adapting Myself In a New World

    I'm a male, aged 46 from Malaysia. I've been married for past 18 years. Truly, it wasn't a good marriage since earlier. Misunderstandings, arguments and unhappiness occurred frequently. But, in the middle of that, we had 3 nice kids. There were no sincere relationship between us...
    raam23 raam23
    46-50
    1 Response Jul 30, 2009

    me too get to cross dress live

    as bi polar to do or become who ever I want whenever without breach of privacy!
    cross2play cross2play
    31-35
    1 Response Mar 4, 2015

    Language Barrier

    I love living alone... I guess in this forum it goes without saying!! But moving abroad to a country where I don't know anyone and I don't speak the language has taken the "alone" thing to a whole new level. I've gone from being out every night with really...
    kattou kattou
    26-30, F
    Dec 4, 2009

    I miss living alone I could cook what I want

    now that my aunts here I can't make my favor dish wtf
    LucidxxShivery LucidxxShivery
    26-30, F
    Mar 29

    Love Living Alone

    I to have been alone ALL my life ever since I was placed in a foster home 60 years ago. I have since learned to love myself and know that I am definitely MY own best friend. I've tried friendships, but to no avail. I never wanted to get married and have children, and have them go...
    macsketch macsketch
    66-70, M
    1 Response Oct 17, 2010

    Lonely All The Time....

    Hey I am a 19 year old guy with no friends or girlfriend I have always been lonely my whole life . Its not that I am very nerdy or creepy but its just I don't like people knowing me or discussing about my personal problems. there was a girl though who I thought could be "THE ONE...
    ashulikesyou ashulikesyou
    18-21, M
    2 Responses Oct 11, 2013

    Living Alone

    I love living alone because I don't have someone always telling me what to do or when to do certain things, also I love living alone because if I want to stay up all night or go to sleep or write on my books or if I want to give myself a enema and take a shower I don't have...
    mrasshole mrasshole
    51-55, M
    Apr 27, 2012

    Solitary Person

    solitary person I have ALWAYS enjoyed being a solitary person. I remember the day when it became a fact. The last time I saw my father before I was sent off to a foster home. Since then, and especially now when I'm the last one alive of my nuclear family, at the age of 71, I...
    macsketch macsketch
    66-70, M
    Aug 13, 2013

    At Long Last

    I moved out when I was 16, with my boyfriend at the time.  When we broke up when I was 19, it was the first time that I had actually lived ALONE alone.  I think that i was to young then to really appreciate.  Since 19 I have always had roommate, and now, at 26 I...
    Chauna Chauna
    26-30, F
    5 Responses Apr 6, 2007

    Lived On My Own For a Long Time

    I am will be turning 47 this year. With the exception of 4.5 years when I was married, I have been on my own from the age 25. If got divorced in 1996 and have lived alone with my two boys ever since. I have the boys one week and they go to their father's onw week. Every other...
    tylrhere tylrhere
    46-50, F
    2 Responses Apr 6, 2007

    I'll Finally Be Alone

    I've lost count of how many places I've lived in. I've been overseas twice already; once for 10 months, and the other for a whole 2 years. I've had so many room mates, flat mates and house mates that I can't even remember all their names. Now that I'm back home, I'll finally be...
    TCat TCat
    26-30, M
    1 Response Jun 19, 2007

    Never EXPECT. Never ASSUME.

    Never ASK. Never DEMAND. Just Let It Be :). If It Is MENT to be. It will HAPPEN :D :)
    GagandeepWadhwa GagandeepWadhwa
    16-17, M
    Mar 2, 2015

    About 1,5 years ago i had to leave the family

    house and... Well, I won't lie, it was pretty scary at the beginning, but as time passed, and i figured out the ways of managing this living alone thingy, I started to realise that I had noone else around me, and I cand be as random as i want. And man...i love to be random, and...
    vorosmark vorosmark
    22-25, M
    Feb 13

    Related Experiences

    This is something so painful that only people experiencing this will truly understand ... I'm from Australia , Sydney in particular I've known this guy since 15 mind you we fell...
    Lydiaaellise Lydiaaellise
    18-21, F
    Apr 21
    Part 2 Second year is an interesting story. So much happened and yet so little. It started well, I returned to Uni and thanks to that final night out we’d all become friends...
    Tobey94 Tobey94
    18-21, M
    Apr 21
    In the last week, as part of my recovery I reached out to my first love after 15 years to apologize for breaking his heart when we were kids. I didn't know that our love back then...
    wowodeals wowodeals
    31-35, F
    Apr 21
    Hi everyone. . I'm writing here as kind of an outlet. I've been keeping a secret for a long time. It's been around 25 years since I've been apart from her, my first love..aka the...
    maritimer maritimer
    41-45
    Apr 21
    My EP Story... and boy this is a long one Haha Last June, on the 19th I believe it was, I was looking for a question I had to be answered. It was like 2am during the summer and I...
    dathglas dathglas
    13-15, M
    1 Response Apr 20
    I want a guy who'll love me not just in secret but is also grateful and proud to have me in his life. I'm a treasure that should be protected, true! and I understand if he just...
    soyyoprincesa soyyoprincesa
    22-25, F
    5 Responses Apr 19
    This will be a long post but I hope you bear with because this is something that’s been eating at me for a while. I fell in love with the most amazing girl I’ve ever met. The...
    Tobey94 Tobey94
    18-21, M
    Apr 19
    Learn / read about the life towards God as quick as possible . Start living the life towards / serving God as much as possible . We read about God , from books etc - that's the...
    Stephenrko Stephenrko
    36-40, M
    Apr 19
    ⭐️I tip-toe on the fear of losing youYou swing around like a tether⭐️⭐️Try to find the words to make you stay⭐️⭐️Took my time and cover up the moonLooking less...
    gamesBOSS gamesBOSS
    18-21, M
    Apr 19
    I remember posting this quote before but I really do love it. It speaks about not being afraid to get hurt, that you have to take risks and put yourself out there. Life is not...
    VioletVivid VioletVivid
    26-30
    Apr 17
    If I had to chose one prayer to God For the rest of my life it would be to not live my life alone someday. I don't want to live alone someday and be like those people who never...
    YourSecretAdmire22 YourSecretAdmire22
    22-25, M
    1 Response Apr 16
    I feel so alone .. I feel so unloved you can say 😔 sometimes you know I feel like there's no point in living anymore My life is barely starting and I already wanna give up ..
    unperfectchild unperfectchild
    18-21, F
    3 Responses Apr 16
    I'm not the run-around-naked type. I live in the UK. It's too dang cold for nudity. I do like the freedom of being home alone though. I can do what I want, don't have to share the...
    AsYetNameless AsYetNameless
    13-15, T
    1 Response Apr 13
    Barlow Girl - Never Alone I waited for you today But you didn't show No no no I needed you today So where did you go You told me to call Said you'd be there And though I haven't...
    Dafhunter Dafhunter
    22-25, M
    Apr 12
    I love alone time but sometimes I wanna go out with friends... I don't have any though!!
    Daniaperr Daniaperr
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Apr 12
    Do you/have you ever watch anime with your parents??? Or do you prefer to watch anime alone??? Sometimes when I'm just chilling on the couch on Netflix and I'm about to start...
    Kumiko230 Kumiko230
    18-21, F
    11 Responses Apr 12
    Have you secretly dream of dreams that you shouldn't with your best friend? Have you have thoughts about her/him as more than a best friend? Do you picture the two of you as more...
    mysticalexis224 mysticalexis224
    22-25, F
    1 Response Apr 12
    Have you secretly dream of dreams that you shouldn't with your best friend? Have you have thoughts about her/him as more than a best friend? Do you picture the two of you as more...
    mysticalexis224 mysticalexis224
    22-25, F
    4 Responses Apr 12
    How did I do it. I wasn't in love with you for first few months but the way you loved me and care for me I fall in love with you. As I start falling in love with you. You was...
    rosecr rosecr
    36-40, F
    Apr 12
    I am currently a freshman in high school. I have always been an independent girl. I have never dated or kiss another boy until Christmas of 2015. Going back to 4th grade, I...
    NightStarz NightStarz
    13-15, F
    Apr 11
    I don't have anyone to talk to. No friends (or close friends who I can really talk to) or family who will actually understand. I don't have trouble making friends(though I am...
    Marie107 Marie107
    22-25, F
    10 Responses Apr 11
    Whenever I'm alone with you You make me feel like I am home again Whenever I'm alone with you You make me feel like I am whole again Whenever I'm alone with you You make me feel...
    itsMaggimay itsMaggimay
    36-40, F
    2 Responses Apr 11
    Lately i've been up alone just crying. sadly, its been happening more frequently than before. The reason to why i am crying is unknown but the pain in my heart exists. It is hard...
    itsjamieee itsjamieee
    18-21, F
    5 Responses Apr 11
    We finally got that cow hide rug from the tanners, its at the center of my living room!!!!
    JennyTom JennyTom
    41-45, F
    1 Response Apr 11
    I feel so alone..hard to fully explain. I've been in dark place unfortunately lately. I wouldn't really tell a lot of ppl in real life. That's why I'm on here to share and let...
    briantho92 briantho92
    22-25, M
    Apr 11
    Whenever I'm alone with you You make me feel like I am free again Whenever I'm alone with you You make me feel like I am clean again
    TheRealWelllaugh TheRealWelllaugh
    36-40, F
    1 Response Apr 10
    Whisper in my ear a wish We could drift away so far Your voice inside of my head like this it's infinite The hours alone tonight, we could drift away Flying here like this with...
    TheRealWelllaugh TheRealWelllaugh
    36-40, F
    Apr 10
    Love this song so much... sometimes you make me feel like i'm living at the edge of the world like i'm living at the edge of the world "it's just the way i smile" you said
    TheRealWelllaugh TheRealWelllaugh
    36-40, F
    Apr 10
    I've been in the fandom for a couple years now. They are my life. I've never ever seen them in concert, let alone have gone to a concert. I love Louis, Liam, Niall, and Harry so...
    BEBisawesome BEBisawesome
    13-15, F
    Apr 9
    I am a person who suffers from loneliness on a daily basis for some years now. To add to my suffering as a lonely individual, I also suffer from OCD, depression, and anxiety, which...
    mindpnda1 mindpnda1
    22-25
    Apr 9
    I love him. And whenever he's sick, or going through a hard time, or is sad or angry or depressed, I wish I could just be there. I wish I could be there telling him "it will be ok...
    Smileydork Smileydork
    16-17, F
    Apr 9
    I used to be in an LDR with a guy 12,000 km. away from me before my current bf now. I spent a lot of time and effort trying to make things work even we were apart. I started...
    HomelessSoul HomelessSoul
    26-30, F
    4 Responses Apr 9
    Wow I can't believe that I'm even writing about this they say writing is therapeutic and I always used to write but haven't in 5 years when my life changed forever. I always knew...
    Danielleirisgene Danielleirisgene
    31-35, F
    Apr 7
    I met my husband at work, it was in May 2014. He was my assistant general manager at the time. We bonded quickly, and fell in love. He was kind, funny, romantic, and always...
    Selina923 Selina923
    26-30, F
    5 Responses Apr 7
    Story In Your Eyes by The Moody Blues https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BgOtLKttDU4 I've been thinking about our fortune, And I've decided that we're really not to blame. For the...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    1 Response Apr 7
    I'm so tired. Tired of feeling so alone and empty inside. I feel like a constant third wheel to everyone. Up until this point in my life I never thought the world would be better...
    xpxlologi xpxlologi
    18-21, F
    7 Responses Apr 6
    I think of her when I hear this https://youtu.be/wboyObUxq_M Across the miles It's funny to me How far you are but now Near you seem to be I could talk all night Just to hear...
    poetz13 poetz13
    36-40, F
    Apr 6
    My life is just so cold, everyday people expect me to do anything alone, and just keep carrying on, but I can't. I have had some friends in the past, but they all left me, or even...
    GentleReader GentleReader
    16-17, M
    1 Response Apr 6
    07/04/2016 - Sleeping alone. Waking up alone. Both suck. But is it any better than sleeping next to someone who feels like a stranger? I love waking up and falling asleep next...
    shecanonlydream shecanonlydream
    26-30, F
    Apr 6
    Come smoke a cigarette and let your hair down Then pray for the rain to go away I'm trying to forget I let us both down Then pray for the sun to come again I never thought I could...
    2005angelwings 2005angelwings
    22-25, F
    Apr 6
    problem is i get both but i understand how i am my own worst enemy in this. how i manage to drive away any who would try to be close. its amazing if you look at it in a detached...
    ArnoldJRimmer ArnoldJRimmer
    46-50, M
    Apr 6
    problem is i get both but i understand how i am my own worst enemy in this. how i manage to drive away any who would try to be close. its amazing if you look at it in a detached...
    ArnoldJRimmer ArnoldJRimmer
    46-50, M
    Apr 6
    Hi guys... I recently got infected with HIV and I am trying to create awareness about living positively with the pandemic. Since EP is close. Please like my FB page so we can...
    peaches286 peaches286
    31-35, F
    1 Response Apr 6
    I never ever thought about love much until last year. I am a commitment phobe. I hated commitment but I was always curious to see if people would help me get over it. I was always...
    lifeseemstosuck lifeseemstosuck
    18-21, F
    1 Response Apr 5
    In my 19 years of living on this earth it's been 7 years since I've first encountered a poisonous infection sickness called love.. In in those 7 years I've only come across with...
    joshuaruiz1945 joshuaruiz1945
    13-15
    2 Responses Apr 5
    It's hard sometimes to let go of the things we love. Maybe it's not so hard. If love is the way we show that we don't mind giving things up than this should be easy. Regardless of...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    1 Response Apr 5
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