What to Do When You Feel Alone

What to Do When You Feel Alone

There are times in your life where you will feel that you are alone, and you feel sad. This can happen when you are dealing with something hard or just because the world is too much to handles sometimes.

When this happens, it can be tempting to just sit around and not do anything and let your sadness overtake you.

What do you do when you feel overwhelmed and isolated in your life? There are things that you can do no matter what is going on in your life that will help you to feel better and help you when times are hard.

Do You Feel Alone?

If you feel alone then you might be going through something in your life that is hard at the time. There are ways that you can fight this loneliness and you can feel better.

Stop Feeling Alone in a Crowded Place

Even though it is hard to explain, sometimes people can feel alone even when they are around a large group of people. Even in a crowded room, you might feel even lonelier than ever.

You need to look at the stress that is holding you back and causing you to stay quiet. When you begin to feel this way, you need to start journaling what is going on in your life and why you feel that people around you don’t like you or accept you.

Stop making people cause you to hold back who you are. The person that you see that is often talkative and excited might still feel as lonely as you feel.

Think about what you can do to feel happy and when you are in a group, learn to talk more and to have better conversations. Some people are introverted and there is nothing wrong with this.

Stop Feeling Alone with Friends

Once you realize that you don’t have to feel alone in a crowd, you need to make sure that you aren’t feeling alone with the people in your life that are your friends and that love you.

Find out why you feel this way. Ask yourself if you feel that you have outgrown those people. Are they someone that was your friend in a different part or time of your life, and you feel like you have lost these connections?

People around you will not know what you are struggling with if you don’t tell them. Tell them what is going on and why you feel like you do.

Sometimes you might see that there are issues with people in your group such as jealousy or resentment. What happened in your life that caused these things? If you want to get closer to your friends, you have to deal with these things.

Stop Feeling Alone in Your Relationship

There are many single people that want to be in a relationship and if they have been in one and broke up with their partner then it can be hard to face. This can bring loneliness to your life and can cause you to feel out of place.

Having a partner doesn’t mean that you will not be lonely. Sometimes being in a relationship will cause you to have more loneliness than you imagined.

Loneliness can be there in a relationship and as people begin to change, it can cause the feelings to change.

Stop Feeling Alone in Your Marriage

Being married does not mean that you will feel whole. Sometimes the communication in a marriage can be hard and you might struggle to understand what is going on in your life.

If you feel that you are not able to fix things with your partner and be close to them, this can cause there to be stress.

You need to learn to listen to what your partner is saying, not just hear them. Pay attention and understand what they are saying to you. Ask your partner to listen to you.

Talk about things that happened in your past and when you fell in love with each other. Make sure that you spend time together and that you don’t let your busy life cause you to fall apart.

Stop Feeling Lonely After a Breakup

When you go through a breakup it can be heartbreaking, especially if you and your partner were close. What should you do when you feel empty when they leave you? No one is going to act the same after a breakup and many people will have to grieve.

Allow yourself to grieve and give yourself a place where you can express what you are feeling and not hide these emotions. Talk to someone in your family or friends that you trust.

What caused your relationship to not work out? Figure out what happened and then move forward. Make room to better who you are, find a better job and to develop. Let this learning experience teach you and let you get on a different path.

What to Do When Loneliness Comes

If you feel sad and alone, you need to figure out how to change the way that you are looking at things. Know what is bringing your sadness and this will help you to figure out how to battle it.

Learn to Be Vulnerable

It is scary to be vulnerable and this is a time where you can possibly be rejected. If you are afraid of being yourself and being rejected, you have to work through this.

You can only be close to people once you become vulnerable with them. You need to make sure that you let yourself be vulnerable and if the person you are being vulnerable with is not giving you the same, move on.

Being Thankful

When you feel lonely, being thankful can change your mindset. Write down things you are thankful for so that you can go back and look at it. Be open to what you are wanting in life and write that down too.

Be thankful for the small and big things that happen such as getting a promotion at work but also that you can see the birds, flowers, and other things in nature.

Go Into Nature

Take time to go out into nature and get fresh air and smell the flowers. Listen to what the birds sing, how the wind blows and how the grass feels under your feet.

Take time to go out and walk and spend at least a half an hour outside each day. This can change your mindset and help you to communicate with nature and feel better. This will show you that you are never alone.

Move, Move and Move

When we have too much energy and we aren’t able to do anything with it, it can make you feel alone. Take time to go work out or move your body. Dance around your living room or join a gym. Find something that will make your mood feel better.

Even going for a short walk can improve your mood dramatically and give you a positive mindset.

Connect with Similar People

Find people in your life that feel the same way that you feel and make strong connections. Join a group online and find people with similar interests.

Take a class or join a book club. Find places to volunteer your time. Each of these things give you a chance to make new friends so that you will not be lonely.

Law of Attraction and Loneliness

Using the Law of Attraction can help you to not feel lonely. The Law of Attraction tells us that whatever we feel we will attract. If we learn to attract positivity in our lives, then we will get positivity.

Spend time to do different techniques to change your mood and make new opportunities in your life and make new friends.


  1. The strategies mentioned, like moving your body and connecting with similar people, seem logical and achievable. They could serve as useful steps for someone dealing with emotional isolation.

  2. The article provides a comprehensive guide on how to deal with feelings of loneliness, whether in crowded places, among friends, or within relationships. The suggestions like journaling and spending time in nature seem practical.

  3. It’s interesting to note how the article covers different types of loneliness, including in marriages and after breakups. The advice on being vulnerable and thankful is repeated often in self-help literature.