Story archives - tag: "loneliness"


I wrote a two-page response to a forum post about abusive parents, and two hours later started crying because I thought I'd heard my mother's voice.

tags: parenting abuse far from home loneliness homesickness contradiction [add]

2011-11-24 21:26:39 / Rating: 291 /


I realized I was lonely when i started kissing the sides of my fishtank to say good night to my fish.

tags: fish loneliness fml [add]

2011-08-29 08:16:40 / Rating: 590.75 /


I unfriended them all from my Facebook page because I didn't want them to share my joys or enjoy my sorrow.

tags: facebook college breakup friends loneliness empowerment finally [add]

2008-12-02 13:06:55 / Rating: 740.5 /


Last night I dreamt about high school and the loneliness haunted me throughtout the day.

tags: dream high school loneliness [add]

2008-05-06 14:51:57 / Rating: 511.25 /

You know you're a lonely person when you have to bake your own birthday cake.

tags: loneliness birthday [add]

2007-12-28 13:51:06 / Rating: 703.5 /


Sometimes when I'm home alone I talk to myself, then answer in another voice just to make conversation.

tags: loneliness insanity [add]

2007-09-13 13:56:05 / Rating: 665 /

Lonely Girl

"Cheating" makes it sound like there's malice and intent to deceive, but it's really more "stepping out," where I just need some fresh air.

tags: marriage loneliness cheating [add]

2007-08-19 21:36:44 / Rating: 548.5 /


Finally, he decided that he didn't love me anymore, so I guess all I can do is to become a good hindi speaking exiled particle physicist.

tags: heartbreak that's life work loneliness [add]

2007-07-05 12:28:25 / Rating: 628 /


She's ruined half of my music library for me.

tags: breakup heartbreak loneliness [add]

2007-06-07 12:42:38 / Rating: 3039 /

Hello Sailor

Since my man joined the military, I smile at anyone in a uniform.

tags: long-distance romance navy military loneliness pining [add]

2007-05-30 13:37:02 / Rating: 585.75 /


Sometimes, weddings where you don't know anyone are worse than funerals where you know who's in the coffin.

tags: strangers death loneliness depression marriage [add]

2007-05-29 15:58:04 / Rating: 802.25 /


As I sat crying at my senior prom, I realized I was totally alone.

tags: alone prom loneliness [add]

2007-05-14 13:32:08 / Rating: 600.5 /


Although he didn't know it, the dark stranger saved me from myself that day, in a way that not even I could understand.

tags: loneliness salvation stranger [add]

2007-03-20 16:41:08 / Rating: 429.75 /


It was so lonely growing up, the kindergarten teacher did not even miss me when I didn't come in after recess.

tags: unloved childhood loneliness [add]

2007-03-01 14:29:03 / Rating: 700.75 /


The work week seems to be a repeating blip that echoes a nasty scratch on the record of life.

tags: work life depression money time week weekend loneliness lonely sad music scratch skip world economy social crisis freedom [add]

2007-02-12 12:32:42 / Rating: 1007 /

mr honest

It seemed like a good idea at the time, but I never thought I would be left so alone.

tags: alone loneliness [add]

2007-01-01 16:10:28 / Rating: 513.75 /


Christmas is nothing but loneliness followed by 365 shopping days until even more loneliness.

tags: Christmas loneliness [add]

2006-12-27 12:01:46 / Rating: 484 /


I have never felt so empty and sad as I do this year at Christmas.

tags: loneliness holidays family [add]

2006-12-15 22:02:45 / Rating: 520.75 /

lonely lisa

It was then, as I sat at the dining room table while one roommate resided in her bedroom with her boyfriend, another roommate was talking on the phone to her boyfriend, and my third roommate's boyfriend was making her dinner, that I knew that I was truely alone.

tags: loneliness [add]

2006-09-28 11:39:08 / Rating: 438.25 /


I have begun walking down the street along side good looking strangers in the hope that other strangers will think I have good looking friends.

tags: humor friends loneliness [add]

2006-09-27 23:18:16 / Rating: 700.75 /