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I Abstained From Alcohol Since I Do Not Need It to Be Social

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    I should be happy but I feel worse now, officially worse. It's may not be the worst but I'm hurting. The bad thing is that I can't get help or tell anyone or my mother. She's part...
    Lovelife090994 Lovelife090994 18-21, M 36 mins ago

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    I'm 15 years old now and I have been aware that my mom is an alcoholic since I was 9-10. so I'll start from the beginning I remember the first time I realized something was wrong...
    anonymous347 anonymous347 13-15, F Apr 20

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    They are sometimes unpleasant, but I think I need to so I can move forward. Well I wrote about being a gambling addict, and I've done some soul searching stuff, and come to a few...
    kinkysexybabe kinkysexybabe 36-40, F 3 Responses Apr 13

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    The things I find fun do not include drugs or alcohol. I need my kids and a park. I need a camera and a good setting. I need a book and a rainy day. I need a game and a good...
    curious1988 curious1988 26-30, F 7 Responses 5 days ago

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    i have been suffering from MD since i was a kid cause my daydreams are way better in my reality. I was shy in school and was bullied. Since I found out about MD I'm trying to fix...
    rchristina rchristina 31-35 3 Responses Apr 5

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    I don't experience visual hallucinations usually. It's pretty much the same every time. I'm awake and I can't move. I feel like I'm having a seizure from the shaking sensation. And...
    Holliswoods24 Holliswoods24 22-25, F 1 Response Apr 25

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    I think I'm gonna take some time off from here much needed!
    bigbill75 bigbill75 36-40, M Apr 16

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    College student here from michigan in need of a strict, caring disciplinarian.
    collegeb15 collegeb15 18-21, M 2 Responses Apr 20

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    First I would like to get something out of the way. Yes, I am a Socialist. I tend to identify with Social Democracy because it is the most easily-reachable and realistic option...
    Jugemu Jugemu 31-35, M Apr 11

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    Can't understand how in some so called civilized countries there's laws that forbid people drinking before 21. Makes absolutely no sense. In my country the legal age is 16 but no...
    unknownpoetx unknownpoetx 26-30, M 1 Response Apr 7

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    I'm not sure if I have MD. Hello, so I'm new to this site but have seen it around for quite some time. As I've done random searches on the internet, I came across this and thought...
    WardenChult WardenChult 18-21, M 1 Response Apr 18

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    I didn't even know MD was a thing until I Googled "I'm obsessed with my original characters" after a four day long daydreaming binge. I was always an imaginative, creative child...
    clementine86 clementine86 26-30 Apr 17

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    Does it get any easier? Other alcoholics are always telling me that with time it gets better, life gets easier and you get stronger the longer you fight the urge to drink. "Sober...
    TheOneTheyWarnedYouAbout TheOneTheyWarnedYouAbout 22-25 2 Responses 2 days ago

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    i currently have an alcoholic boyfriend that i can take no longer.. its time for me to finally run........what i should have done years ago. its just tough and hard when you love...
    Latinheat123 Latinheat123 26-30 4 Responses Apr 16

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    When I developed Social Anxiety during middle school I became extremely isolated, socially and physically. I stopped going to school and stopped talking to people, even my family...
    KnightOfJustice KnightOfJustice 18-21, M 1 Response Apr 4

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    I separated from my ex boyfriend 3 years ago.. We had a very intense relationship I moved to another state to be with him but it all went bad and I left and moved back home.. I had...
    ozgirl77 ozgirl77 31-35, F 3 Responses Apr 7

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    me and my boyfriend didnt break up… but we are on a ‘break’ bc i became too needy and he wants me to grow more independent so we can be stronger together. we both agreed not...
    insanityler insanityler 18-21, F 5 Responses Apr 7

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    My Fake Mother (in relevance to my other stories) is draining me of all my money. She takes my Social Security money and pays her hitmen boyfriends to molest and mutilate me. She...
    ONESTARRYSTARRYNIGHT ONESTARRYSTARRYNIGHT 26-30, F Apr 18

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    It's a real shame. Drugs have caused hell for my life, alcohol and pills particularly. No, not me using them, I learned my lesson from the unfortunate hell that my mother went...
    themingowman themingowman 36-40, M Apr 7

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    After thinking about it for a long time, recently I have decided to stop drinking alcohol altogether. I have been drinking very infrequently for the past year because I very rarely...
    pixieowl pixieowl 26-30, F Apr 22

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    I am dead inside, I'm ready to give up. I have no drive, no strength to carry on! I'm 19 and I've never had a girlfriend. I've had sex before (nightclubs, through pure, unadultered...
    DeanMart1n DeanMart1n 18-21, M 1 Response 1 day ago

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    I am autistic, since childhood, I've always been at home. from friends that I've somehow managed to make, I never really connected or even hung out with them, besides school.I...
    cudi123 cudi123 18-21, M 1 Response 1 day ago

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    If my Step Dad didnt have a drinking problem, I probably wouldnt be here right now. I know it seems kinda profound, but let me lay it down for you. I have a Mom and two Dads. My...
    ItsHayley ItsHayley 18-21, F 3 Responses Apr 17

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    She's an alcoholic, crack head, selfish, psychotic, user and needs to leave us alone. She won't work, turns tricks for her alcohol and dope money, does whatever she wants, and has...
    FluffyKat FluffyKat 31-35, F Apr 21

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    So till this day I still get really anxious over the simplest things. I always need someone by my side so I can feel okay and safe. Thinking about growing up and becoming an adult...
    charites0 charites0 16-17, F Apr 7

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    Am a 23 year old male in college and i struggle with shyness.social anxiety and depression.this led to another problem of isolation and anger.The anger mostly stems from not being...
    oteki1 oteki1 22-25, M 6 days ago

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    So. .long night, early morning. . Still have stuff on my mind. I just want to forget it all sometimes. Anyway, I was fine, and then my mood shifted by another person that came into...
    littlejxoxo littlejxoxo 26-30, F Apr 18

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    I've been watching intervention obsessively for the past 5-6 months. I find it really interesting about how people recover and how I act. I would say out load joking "this show...
    mysticdragonlady mysticdragonlady 36-40, F 2 Responses 3 days ago

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    I smoke weed, drink alcohol and pop vyvanse to feel normal, numb myself and forget about my past. I'm a wreck, and no one knows how badly I need help yet I can't seem to bring...
    Niavati23 Niavati23 18-21, F 2 days ago

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    I guess this will suffice. My apologize for the wall of text, and bless you if you dare to read it all. Today's topic is: relationship issues, or rather the lack of a relationship...
    TK13 TK13 22-25, M 1 hr ago

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    I never judge anyone and am here to comfort everyone 24/7 :3 if you ever need a friend don't feel shy and come talk with me! I have felt abandon and left out so many times because...
    MisophoniaKitten MisophoniaKitten 13-15, F 57 mins ago

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    Yes, who needs drugs and alcohol when we have chocolate? Ahah :D
    iwillsavethenature iwillsavethenature 18-21, F 14 Responses Apr 5

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    It's really long but reading it would mean a lot. When I was 5 I was raped and haven't told anyone. When I eventually switched schools I became emotionally unavailable and had no...
    omni3543 omni3543 13-15, F 6 Responses Apr 12

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    Don't Need Drugs and Alcohol to Have Fun
    hope1022 hope1022 22-25, M 2 Responses Apr 12

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    I used to associate shyness as a bad thing. There was never day month or year that people would point that out about me. I didn't have too many friends when I was little. I shyed...
    Candycane711 Candycane711 22-25, F 2 Responses Apr 14

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    Social Workers Doing The Same Job As Psychologist the Job of a Social Worker, Seems to be getting more and more similar to that of a Psychologist. I started to attend counselling...
    anyka anyka 31-35, F 1 Response Apr 22

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    Might be a long read...idk i have no1 to talk to and just feel like writing about my day. I live with my mom, brother and my moms alcoholic partner, hes been violent in the past...
    braster25 braster25 26-30, M Apr 6

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    I decided not to drink tonight. I sunk pretty low last night. I drank 4 shots before bed because I couldn't sleep. I woke up a few hours later literally peeing in bed and couldn't...
    Scal92 Scal92 22-25, F 6 Responses Apr 15

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    Hi, I'm Abby. I'm currently 17 going 18. I'm from Malaysia. I have a mother and a father. I have two older half-sisters and a half-brother. My father is my mother's second husband...
    abskingggk abskingggk 16-17, F 3 Responses Apr 17

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    I completely understand that many people on here have substantially greater problems than the one about which I am choosing to vent here. So I apologize for that. I apologize that...
    jahein137 jahein137 18-21, F 4 Responses Apr 19

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    I am also suffering from severe SA, I am telling this because next thing I will tell is about something different from this topic but not too much. What I am saying is, if you don...
    IMSAF1991 IMSAF1991 22-25, M 2 days ago

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