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I'm writing an essay on somebody who is writing in their journal in third person and was looking for a word/character trait that will describe a person who feels that they are an outsider to their own life?

  • When this happens temporarily during a psychedelic experience, it's often called "ego death." I don't think that's what you want, but just thought I'd mention it. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ego_death – RaceYouAnytime Apr 28 '17 at 18:19
  • They are detached – Jim Apr 28 '17 at 18:27
  • Welcome to ELU. It looks like you've already got a couple of answers there, although not formal ones. With single word requests, ELU asks that you provide a sample sentence and show us the research you've done thus far to answer your question. – Xanne Apr 29 '17 at 5:29
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A word to describe such a person is: self-alienated. The person writing this journal has become self-alienated.

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