I Need My Space

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 111 People

    Breathing Room

    I love having close friends, and I love being in my relationship, and I love doing what I can to help people I care about (or even people I don't even know), but having my own space is important to me. I value solitude, and privacy. I think I'm at a point in my life where I'm...
    paperalias paperalias
    22-25, F
    1 Response Apr 18, 2008
    listening2014 listening2014
    36-40, F
    Feb 13, 2014

    I Need Space To Myself

    I need space to myself  don't really know why though.
    aquarius3 aquarius3
    66-70
    Feb 6, 2012

    For as long as I can remember,

    I've felt a strong need to share my life with someone special. Now, for the first time, I just need to be alone. I don't want to meet anyone, chat to anyone, be attracted to anyone, sleep with anyone, anything with anyone. I just want to be away for a while. In my mind I see...
    Iamhere4me Iamhere4me
    36-40, M
    Mar 28, 2014

    Leave Me Alone I'm Lonely

    I love my friends and family but sometimes I just want to be left alone, sometimes for weeks at a time.. oddly enough, I spend that time on here reading stories and talking to people about our issues... but it's nice to do something without someone hanging on me, and in peace and...
    BlasphemousAngel BlasphemousAngel
    31-35, M
    1 Response May 17, 2009

    Alone...not So Scary

    I don't know when the change came into my life...what it from my last divorce...there has been two...or from the fragrance of the dying embers of another exhausting relationship?  Can't claim to know and really not develing to deeply into it.  I know one thing finally...
    Keits Keits
    41-45, F
    Sep 18, 2007

    Desperately Seeking...

    I spend most of my time at work or looking after the Little One.  Don't get me wrong, I love having people around me but I also need my space.  For the first time in my life I can't remember the last time I was alone, except when sleeping or I'm...
    psyko psyko
    36-40, F
    2 Responses May 17, 2009

    Me Time!

    Everyone no matter if your single, in a relationship or married need that time alone where they just BE. Without anyone around them.  I believe this helps us develop into a better person for the world
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    1 Response Jan 21, 2013

    My Special Alone Time

    when I'm reading a book, people know to give me my space. Otherwise, I'll hurt them until they go away. Some people [my brother] learned the hard way other people [my cousin] were cautious enough to listen and leave me alone. Other times, when I'm not reading a book, I will just...
    stripesANDsunshine stripesANDsunshine
    18-21, F
    Aug 6, 2008
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