I Treasure My Quiet Moments

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 383 People

    Organize And Optimize

    As much as I enjoy the company of others, sometimes, I just need to talk to ... myself. Not out loud, and not really in words. I sometimes need quiet alone time to figure things out, whether it's how to tie a knot, or logistics of a dinner party, or how do I really feel about a...
    auroramaru auroramaru
    46-50, F
    Mar 19, 2012


    Sometimes I need a chill out time, with no one here and no phone calls, and no music for a few hours. It is a chance to recreate. Yes, sometimes I also **********. It is so beautiful, a real need for me.
    aoutdouze aoutdouze
    22-25, F
    Oct 6, 2013

    Complete Peace

                                            I treasure my quiet moments for sure but they...
    flourlady111 flourlady111
    46-50, F
    6 Responses Apr 18, 2009

    I Wanted To Live Alone When I Was A Teenager...

    I remember thinking how nice it would be to have my own space. I shared a room with a sibling and even my closet was full of clutter that my mother wanted to keep for herself. I thought when I get my own place I'll do things like watch whatever I want on TV, wear pajama's all...
    love2Balone love2Balone
    31-35, F
    1 Response Feb 15, 2011

    If I Get Any

    I love peace and quiet, it lets me think better and gain control over my thoughts, emotions and life.
    LordVoldemort LordVoldemort
    36-40, F
    5 Responses Apr 18, 2009

    Oh Yes.... ...

    Oh yes.... With 4 grandchildren to play with and cuddle. This proud Nana needs time out after a while. zzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzz { Nana nap time}. lol
    deleted deleted
    Nov 24, 2008

    Maybe Too Much

    I love my alone time so much that I forgot the date that I had planned for tonight.  Maybe I will be alone forever because I treasure my "alone" time.
    lagringa lagringa
    2 Responses Apr 3, 2010

    I Treasure My Quiet Moments...

    My quiet moments I treasure in my den . It brings me close to you. I can literally touch you ..it makes me bare my soul to you in serene moments of togetherness ..I feel you close within me… I feel your love shining upon my face, your kisses  upon my hair, and your very...
    trappedwings trappedwings
    31-35, F
    1 Response Jun 23, 2013


    Maybe it is because I had 4 children....there was never many quiet moments in that. Doors banging, questions asked, friends over, tasks needed, places to go, footsteps running through the house. One of my "sayings" to my kids was.....I can sit in the house and no one seems to...
    rowenbumble rowenbumble
    56-60, F
    1 Response Dec 31, 2012

    Late At Night

    When everyone else is asleep I get my most work done. I write, get one the 'puter, even make time to clean. No one else bothers me. It's so relaxing to be alone for an hour or five.
    bvb1123 bvb1123
    41-45, M
    Dec 30, 2010


     After i put the kids to bed ...  i sit and just listen to the quiet of my house ....  i love to draw in the outside noise ....and  just chill ...  i love it Silence is golden !!!!
    starstruck2xtrme starstruck2xtrme
    26-30, F
    Dec 28, 2007

     They Keep Me Going. ...

     They keep me going. I just need peace sometimes. Well, almost every day.
    lagringa lagringa
    1 Response Nov 24, 2008

    Mining the moment for something

    that feels good, something to appreciate, something to savor, something to take in, that's what your moments are about. They're not about justifying your existence. It's justified. You exist. It's not about proving your worthiness. It's done. You're worthy. It's not about...
    Femmeheartsoul Femmeheartsoul
    41-45, F
    May 18, 2014


    A person will learn from socializing but you will also learn a lot from being alone. I enjoy being alone as much as i enjoy being around with people i know. In solitude, i ponder on things that make me be me, about why some people's principles are i think crooked, about...
    yetintoodeep yetintoodeep
    1 Response Aug 3, 2009

    We All Need Those

    we need quiet moments to be in tune with ourselves. we all need those moments of peace and quiet in our lives. life's all too fast -paced sometimes.
    mistyeyedlass mistyeyedlass
    18-21, F
    1 Response Apr 18, 2009

    Pausing to hear morning sounds

    after I wake up, patting my dogs' heads as they lie down at my feet, walking through a quiet hallway, getting up to go downstairs in the middle of the night, pouring over a printed page, listening to the soft breathing of a sleeping partner, observing one minute of silence to...
    iCuriousBabe iCuriousBabe
    46-50, F
    1 Response May 28, 2015

    my Quiet Moments Are Great....

    my quiet moments are great.  when i have a mellow day i soak it up.  its good to get away from everything for a while.  not to long though.
    marleykiddo marleykiddo
    18-21, F
    Nov 24, 2008
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