'Maybe you live alone or are in a distance relationship' is correctly right within my life at the moment. Now that my son left home over two years ago & myself eventually starting a relationship which is reasonably distance many of my evenings are my own!
First off ditch the Television, get a computer connected to the internet, have an ideal dream whereas in the future you would like to become a certified article writer & freelancer to possibly make money form your venture.
This may take time & definitely persistence but the efforts involved now should pay off in the long run.
How do you spend your time?