I Want To Be Single Forever

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 43 People

    At My Best When Alone

    Being with someone would only complicate Things its best that i stay alone and never get Involved with anyone , I need to retain my strong sense of self to protect my sanity
    Fyuiy Fyuiy
    22-25, M
    Jul 21, 2013
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    2 Responses Nov 10, 2014

    Never getting hurt again.

    Never getting lied to. Never getting used. Never have someone pretend to love me again. That all sounds pretty good right now.
    paliglass paliglass
    36-40, F
    Nov 9, 2014

    Be Consistent...

    You know what I f**king hate? When I was single AND wanted to be in a relationship and get married (which I only believed because I had been told implicitly since birth that that is the way you have to live your life), no one ever said, "You may feel that way now, but you may...
    itsallaparadox itsallaparadox
    26-30, M
    5 Responses Apr 9, 2013

    I have chronic depression

    because of relationships. Staying single is not just a choice of mine, it is my way to survive!
    maricarangelica maricarangelica
    18-21, F
    1 Response Jan 2

    I'M Beginning To Feel This Way.

    A lot has happened to bring me to the conclusion that I'm not meant to be with anyone. One I don't want to have kid honestly the idea never appealed to me at all. I don't want to get married nor am I looking to leave any sort of legacy. I'm in a relationship now and as much as...
    newasexy newasexy
    26-30, F
    2 Responses Apr 7, 2013

    Okay basically basically I have alot of family

    problems dont live with mum or dad they both mentaily ill so i told my friend and she goes to me why dont you get a boyfriend. Like waaah I dont need a boyfriend what will they do for me I know shes trying to be nice nd all but how will a boyfriend make my life easier noo way...
    sabbz sabbz
    18-21, F
    May 11, 2014

    The Shortest Fairy Tale Ever

    Once upon a time, a guy asked a girl, "Will you marry me?" The girl said, "No." And the guy lived happily ever after and rode motorcycles and went fishing and hunting and played golf all the time and drank beer and scotch and had money in the bank. The End Thanks to my amazing...
    itsallaparadox itsallaparadox
    26-30, M
    3 Responses Jun 6, 2013

    Single like a pringle.

    Only person I will ever need is my lord savior Shrek. I praise thee for eternal happiness and the ability to help other without anything in return.
    TheAnonymousTroll TheAnonymousTroll
    16-17, M
    1 Response Nov 9, 2014

    Never getting hurt again.

    Never getting lied to. Never getting used. Never have someone pretend to love me again. That all sounds pretty good right now.
    paliglass paliglass
    36-40, F
    1 Response Nov 9, 2014

    Me too. Wish I would have figured

    that out before getting married.
    melhgriff melhgriff
    31-35, F
    1 Response Nov 9, 2014

    Never getting hurt again.

    Never getting lied to. Never getting used. Never have someone pretend to love me again. That all sounds pretty good right now.
    paliglass paliglass
    36-40, F
    Nov 9, 2014

    Burden

    Part of the reason why I want to be single forever, is because I don't want to be a burden on someone. I am almost certain that I will have dementia, or some form of debilitating disease like that one day, and I don't want anyone to have to suffer through it too. Unfortunately...
    itsallaparadox itsallaparadox
    26-30, M
    3 Responses Mar 28, 2013

    Never getting hurt again.

    Never getting lied to. Never getting used. Never have someone pretend to love me again. That all sounds pretty good right now.
    paliglass paliglass
    36-40, F
    Nov 9, 2014

    Related Experiences

    I want to say thank you to EP and all the cool people and the following people in particular who made my time here so enjoyable. I will have forgotten a few for sure, and I have...
    FeetAreFantastic FeetAreFantastic
    31-35, M
    2 Responses Apr 21
    Although I'm single and mingling, I still believe I've made so much progress internally, emotionally, and spiritually without having a bf/husband or kids to prove otherwise. I've...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    2 Responses Apr 20
    One final farwell, and a gigantic thank you to ep for bringing me to the place where I would find the love of my life, my soulmate... one year ago on Friday, April 22nd, he asked...
    MichelleBell422 MichelleBell422
    26-30, F
    Apr 20
    So many things I could free myself of but don't. Do I simply not do so because I am weak? Or is the excuse of procrastination be used because I am weak? I am weak yet not. You are...
    GrinchFairy GrinchFairy
    16-17
    Apr 20
    This is my last. A full two days before I thought I'd be posting it. I thought it'd be a long, sappy ode to EP... But I don't think I can. I don't feel like I want to go back to...
    VioletVivid VioletVivid
    26-30
    1 Response Apr 19
    That I love you. Two years ago, I found you here, & now that the place that gave us our beginning will soon be gone, I just wanted to write one last goodbye, before we start...
    AlaiahMay AlaiahMay
    18-21, F
    Apr 17
    I don't think majority of people understand that when your single everything is more there like all you see is more couples and people getting engaged and having kids. I mean I'm...
    Kimmyextreme Kimmyextreme
    18-21, F
    3 Responses Apr 16
    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
    1. What is your name? You may call me by "Sydney". 2. How old are you? 13-15. Just to keep myself a little bit mysterious, you know? 3. Are you sure? ... I was a second ago!! D: 4...
    CherryJelly CherryJelly
    13-15, F
    Apr 16
    I'm single by choice rather than by lack of choice. I've been told I have attractive features here and there, but I don't really like hearing that. I mean, it feeds my ego 100% of...
    Knitemair Knitemair
    16-17, M
    1 Response Apr 16
    great..tumko hug karne ka baat pe bhi chhid hua..I don't know if there is anything about me that u accept..i don't know if there is any way by which u will ever be better...kaise...
    BrokenSB BrokenSB
    22-25, F
    Apr 15
    Am I the only one who doesn't want anybody touching my bump? I mean, it isn't big enough for many to notice, but I've never been someone to enjoy random people touching me...
    ThePeepingTomahawk ThePeepingTomahawk
    22-25, F
    2 Responses Apr 15
    I'm posting this because I want to record my EP journey. Even if I'd left all of my stories intact, it wouldn't really have shown the true picture of what this site was to me, it's...
    Emptysoul30 Emptysoul30
    22-25, M
    Apr 14
    We have become very familiar with EP. Whether aware or not, we have accepted it as a home/a playground, a scape from our realities. It became a refuge and a dumpster for things we...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    1 Response Apr 14
    Christuner666 Christuner666
    26-30, M
    Apr 14
    You Never Allow Me To Express My Sadness When You Betrayed Me I'm sorry if you think that I am selfish even my friends didn't knew about this relationship I hope you can see what...
    SnowOnFleek SnowOnFleek
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Apr 14
    That is my gift for you all single people!!!! enjoy the life and be living like nothing keeping you!! you are free :Dalso riding solo now! but later who knows ;) you will be...
    gamesBOSS gamesBOSS
    18-21, M
    Apr 14
    Now that this site is set to expire soon, I want to say that since I joined when it was still young I still remain single. I realize now that I can't be in any serious relationship...
    asert12345678 asert12345678
    31-35, M
    2 Responses Apr 14
    I want a boyfriend I have been single for a while I just want someone I can text text on a normal bases and say I love you too
    faithjohnsonb faithjohnsonb
    16-17, F
    4 Responses Apr 13
    The only relationships I've been on in ate long distance relationships. Even those are hard for me to hold on to. They usually leave without a warning, without a single goodbye or...
    Marie107 Marie107
    22-25, F
    4 Responses Apr 13
    The things that drive me are poverty, and pain, and knowing that I don't want to end up being alone and I want to do something with my life . Basically, i just want to have someone...
    hazaramujahideen hazaramujahideen
    70+, F
    5 Responses Apr 12
    Nowadays, men have a hard time finding women that are trustworthy. They will never believe a woman if she says she wants a good man that treats her right because women nowadays...
    Peridot23 Peridot23
    22-25, F
    Apr 12
    So I see people are trying to post more experiences and let more things off their chest and telling their stories before EP closes. So I decided, hey, I might as well join the...
    jaeger053 jaeger053
    16-17
    Apr 12
    ...And act as if it's some kind of disease. Maybe I'm single because I want to FUCKEN be!!!.
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    1 Response Apr 12
    I guess I'm single because I'm at a point in my life where I prefer something genuine. I don't want to settle and just be with anyone. I here that people say they're shocked I'm...
    gorjus1 gorjus1
    31-35, F
    Apr 12
    I guess I feel this way because all my life, I haven't been in a real relationship. My friend is married with a child while I'm single. Don't get me wrong, I'm really happy for her...
    ILoveBacon23 ILoveBacon23
    18-21, F
    3 Responses Apr 11
    Not that I did much. I was a little lost when I came of age twenty two years ago but never did much if anything taboo, technically nothing. But my mom spread untrue rumors and I...
    juju7325 juju7325
    41-45, F
    1 Response Apr 11
    When I was 14. I had my first boyfriend. He was 4 years older than me. I was deeply attached to him and losing him felt as losing my self. We had a two year relationship where he...
    AConfusedLeo AConfusedLeo
    70+, F
    1 Response Apr 11
    I think I always knew. However it wasn't until I was in my 30's that I would admit it to myself. All through my teens and 20's, in spite of all the obvious clues. I went through...
    AlbertSAT AlbertSAT
    66-70, M
    7 Responses Apr 11
    I want to stay young forever. But not by dying young. I want to stay young forever and also live forever. Does anyone in this group have some practical suggestions of things that...
    TheImmortalist TheImmortalist
    22-25, F
    Apr 10
    I think I'm still single because I actually respect myself and I'm a hard ***
    DiamondAuthority DiamondAuthority
    18-21, F
    4 Responses Apr 10
    I'm tired of being single. I want a guy who's 13-14, will care about me, someone I can trust, looks fit lol. I just ugh! I really want to be in a relationship
    aleena1233xx aleena1233xx
    13-15, F
    1 Response Apr 10
    Ok so here's the thing. I do think I'm ugly. Sometimes I even think I'm the ugliest person in this world but realistically speaking, I'm not THAT bad. I'm just sorta average...in a...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Apr 10
    I've been single for about 3 years now. No one had shown any true interest in me and I figured I'd always be alone. I had resorted to just saying and telling myself I'd always be...
    MeekaMonstahh MeekaMonstahh
    22-25, F
    Apr 8
    Ah years in counting It's hard to find why I'm actually single
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    4 Responses Apr 8
    After going through it all, sifting feelings and emotions from past experiences and reality, I've come today to let go. And ironically, the announcement from EP almost solidifies...
    cbnfvr cbnfvr
    26-30, F
    Apr 8
    Anyone have snapchat? I'm a transgender man, and so lonely. People with penises only
    kucocrazy1 kucocrazy1
    31-35, T
    Apr 8
    My friend sent me the link to this video: https://youtu.be/irfd74z52Cw I cried watching it. Although the pressure to get married is nowhere near as crazy as what it is like in...
    VioletVivid VioletVivid
    26-30
    Apr 8
    have been single since I had my virginity stolen from me! anyhow, that was on New Year's Eve of 2013! haven't had sex again or a girlfriend. I guess you could say, I'm timid...
    JjKr88 JjKr88
    22-25, M
    2 Responses Apr 7
    Why can't we love the people who are good for us??? Recently broke up with my boyfriend and I still love him.. but now this other guy who I've been talking to is dropping hints...
    cupcakes1995 cupcakes1995
    18-21, F
    3 Responses Apr 7
    honestly, it does worry me a ton. every girl I've spoken to has had at least 1 bf by my age. I'm almost done with college, and it'll just be increasingly more difficult to find...
    msingenuous msingenuous
    22-25, F
    2 Responses Apr 7
    if you live in Utah are a kind female who takes care of her body, and wants to go on a date hit me up. I bend over backwards to make people happy.
    hypnomagic hypnomagic
    22-25, M
    Apr 7
    I went out with her three time and we had a great time then... she wouldn't return my texts or my calls and two weeks later I was able to her from her and all she said was, you...
    hypnomagic hypnomagic
    22-25, M
    2 Responses Apr 7
    i wanna be a single mother
    someoneimpregnateme someoneimpregnateme
    22-25, F
    1 Response Apr 7
    Lolol true true true. Many people are single, oh well. My life is how it is. Now goodbye, I am going to go hide🙈 1universe 8 planets 192 countries 180497 islands 85 seas 7...
    Kayla429 Kayla429
    13-15, F
    2 Responses Apr 6
    I am not trying to rush things but often times, things get ready lonely around here. I just wish that I had an idea on who he looks like and where he is. I want to be able to hold...
    ILoveBacon23 ILoveBacon23
    18-21, F
    1 Response Apr 5
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