Post
Experience Project iOS Android Apps | Download EP for your Mobile Device

I Am a Child of a Battered Mom

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support

    my parents are divorced, and i live with my mom. im 17 years old and going into university next year. i dont want anyone to know incase they will pity me. i feel alone and the...
    anon069676690 anon069676690 18-21, F 3 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I'm challenged in the mom department and can't do it all, even though I really wish more than anything I could sometimes. But, despite my disability, I try to be the best mom I...
    mickitg mickitg 41-45, T 11 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    actually i AM a weird child... i do stuff -which my friends and people in my age wouldnt do in ''normal'' conditions-
    darklotus01 darklotus01 13-15, T 11 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Where we live there are still a lot of family owned small shops and businesses. My wife went to the book store with one of our youngest girls. They were sitting down in the reading...
    husbandanddad husbandanddad 36-40, M 12 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I love the moments of dusk! This is my favorite time of day, when the sky takes a soft blue-grey hue and there is a special kind of serenity in the air...Dusk brings me the most...
    Injoy1767 Injoy1767 46-50, F 17 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I FOUND HER. I am proud to say that i am no longer searching! so many have come and gone but i know that my Lake Cherish will always keep me warm and safe, so long as i am...
    EgyptianTundra EgyptianTundra 26-30, M 3 Responses 17 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I moved to Louisiana from Nebraska when I was 3. When I was 6 my step father abused me sexually. He was drunk and I didn't know he was my step father I thought he was my real dad...
    HaleyMHanak HaleyMHanak 16-17, F 2 Responses 1 day ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I was spanked from an early age, about 5. Even earlier if you count nursery school where the teachers would put me upside down in the air, bare my bottom and smack me till I...
    michellewilliams333 michellewilliams333 36-40, F 7 Responses 1 day ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Alright this is my first post on here ever, and the first time I've ever said anything about this. I'm very bad a wording my thoughts so it may not make sense. I'm not really sure...
    DiscreetUsername DiscreetUsername 18-21, F 2 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    While four-year-old Alfie loves ­dinosaurs, fire engines and cars, Logan prefers sparkly dresses, wands and Frozen’s Princess Elsa.But what makes their differences all...
    janecool janecool 16-17, M 4 Responses 3 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Neither Loved Nor Wanted-Imagine you are a eight or so year old child bounding around your bedroom one evening and for reasons you decide to leave your room and maybe go to the...
    Szusa07 Szusa07 18-21, F 1 Response 3 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Hiding away in the laundry closet. One day, I had a bad row with my older sister Brigitte at lunch time. As happened most of the time, Brigitte made it appear that I was the...
    Germanmom Germanmom 56-60, F 10 Responses 4 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I never claimed to be the perfect parent. I have made my share of mistakes. My oldest daughter was born when I was a teenager. My husband's family insisted we get married...
    SSBroken SSBroken 46-50, F 5 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I was raised primarily by my mother and my grandmother, I never knew who my father was and really didnt care because I had my mom (and grandmom). Life as an only was lonely at...
    EtTuJudas EtTuJudas 46-50, M 5 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I'm a mom. I want to be a mom, I try so hard to be a mom. Only thing is, my two amazing boys are with their father. A father who has chosen to deliberately eliminate me from their...
    solaces solaces 36-40, F 1 Response a week ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I don't know why some women get the urge to have a child to love and to care for somethimes. I am 17 and even with society deeming me a loser and an idiot, I would have a child...
    VioletSea VioletSea 16-17, F a week ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I'm not yet a parent, but I think a good spanking now and then has its place. I don't dismiss out of hand the studies that discourage spanking, though, nor do I assume that these...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Feb 3

    Your Response

    Cancel
    My mom and dad are divorced and both have remarried. I live with my mom and stepdad while my younger brother lives with our dad and stepmom. I don't really like being separated...
    tiffany101402 tiffany101402 13-15, F 2 Responses Feb 2

    Your Response

    Cancel
    "I just wanna say thanx for sticking up for me to Emily, but plz don't stay mad at her as I know you both share the same resentments towards me as a mother and I totally understand...
    Annurban Annurban 26-30, F 3 Responses Feb 1

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I have no words to explain the hatred for my mom. My mom disrespects me, insults me and makes me feel like **** all the time. I just found this site and needed to vent. I mean my...
    wickedheart1234 wickedheart1234 18-21, F Jan 31

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I was , 9 years old and we were poor, my mother was with, at the time a guy she wasn't married to and had now 2 kids with him, they were renting properties, making arrangements...
    vvonderwoman vvonderwoman 36-40, F 1 Response Jan 30

    Your Response

    Cancel
    If you start at the moment when I got pregnant with my first daughter I have been a mother for 30 years. I got pregnant at the ages of 18, and 20. I gave birth to my dear daughters...
    Samara333 Samara333 46-50, F 1 Response Jan 30

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I am afraid of my mother. She's scary. She's mean. She's a monster. Do you know the feeling when you did your best but it's not enough. When you get B or C in a test are your...
    dreamingfate dreamingfate 13-15, T Jan 30

    Your Response

    Cancel
    This story is my own, I’m not telling it to get pity but cause it helps to talk about it and I know it can help others in the same situation or who have been there…. This is...
    ChantouKimmy ChantouKimmy 41-45, F 5 Responses Jan 27

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I'm an active person. When I'm in a good mood, I would sing or dance. But every time I'm in a good mood, my mom would say," you must be very happy." She makes it sound like, being...
    JulieK8 JulieK8 18-21, F 1 Response Jan 25

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Disrespectful To My "Mom" She Doesn't Even Feel Like A Mom I Mean She's Never Even Really Done Anything For Me , Not For Birthdays Not For Anything , She's The Reason I Had Dayveon...
    deleted deleted 26-30 2 Responses Jan 25

    Your Response

    Cancel
    simply cannot remember a time when my younger sister (the baby of five siblings) did not express a distinct and vehement desire to dress like a boy. Aged two, she was found...
    janecool janecool 16-17, M 2 Responses Jan 25

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I hate my mom because she uses my dad, yells at us for no reason -just because she likes it-. She pretends like she is not okay just for attention but she isn't. Me, my dad and my...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Jan 24

    Your Response

    Cancel
    My sister in law was recently diagnosed with 2nd degree breast cancer. She called me couple of days ago, asking me if I could baby sit today and tomorrow, while she and my brother...
    Soossie Soossie 51-55, F 6 Responses Jan 24

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I have never been able to talk to anyone about my experiences growing up. From when i was very young arounf 4 or 5 until i left home for the first time at 20 i was regulary spanked...
    deleted deleted 26-30 11 Responses Jan 22

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Going to work today I notice just how unfit today's children are, as parents were pulling their children along on balance bikes and other parents was pulling their children along...
    Tin1964 Tin1964 51-55, F 4 Responses Jan 21

    Your Response

    Cancel
    My name is Lexi. I'm 16 in March...I have the desire to have a child. The feeling won't go away. My boyfriend also wants a child he's a year older than me...I'm just scared if we...
    lexilea14 lexilea14 13-15, F 5 Responses Jan 20

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I'm the dad. It took me ten years to realize it. My ex and I divorced ten years ago, and he got primary physical custody (we have joint legal custody, not that that means much...
    mutecalliope mutecalliope 31-35, F Jan 20

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I always wanted to be a mom. I've worked so hard since I graduated, got a brilliant job, even got a mortgage on a house recently.. All the while I took part time classes in home...
    MissSilverwood MissSilverwood 26-30, F 2 Responses Jan 19

    Your Response

    Cancel
    hi guys, just feel so strongly in my heart that the world as we see it today comprises of young people who at the heart of the matter have in some way been compromised. If you...
    Smokegetsinyoureyes Smokegetsinyoureyes 51-55, F Jan 19

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Being diagnosed with depression really suck on days like this. When you sit in the bed wondering how life would be like if you didn't mess up, if you had that one person who would...
    ILoveBacon23 ILoveBacon23 18-21, F 2 Responses Jan 19

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I remember being really little and not getting enough attention from my mother. I wanted her to play with me and hug me a lot more, but my mother was a serious drug addict. Part...
    razorkisses razorkisses 18-21, F 1 Response Jan 18

    Your Response

    Cancel
    When my kids were younger, I would often put them to bed, & in their cute little voices they would say, "Mommy tell us a story of when you were little." They would love hearing...
    marsandbob marsandbob 46-50, F 3 Responses Jan 17

    Your Response

    Cancel
    'The natural rights of the child to the control of his own person, rise up, from the moment of his birth, in opposition to the transmission to him of any ownership, which, in...
    ThomasSpencer ThomasSpencer 22-25, M Jan 17

    Your Response

    Cancel
    New here. Growing up my siblings and I got spanked a lot. I was the second oldest of 5, 3boys and 2 girls. Both parents were strict and often spanked us. We got it plenty of times...
    deleted deleted 26-30 6 Responses Jan 16

    Your Response

    Cancel