I Am Confused About Life

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    Life

    Life,How confusing,Can someone help?I'm all in knots,Life's a mess,Needs sorting out,Any answers?Saw this group and felt like writing this - I'm out of this state now you'll be pleased to know.
    lazycrazybasket lazycrazybasket
    46-50, M
    Dec 3, 2011

    I Honestly Don't Know

    I can't talk to anyone, I only have myself in moments like this. No one understands me, its not like I do things on purpose, I do things without thinking of the consequences, I try to make things happen for the better not to make things harder on anyone, it sucks to be viewed...
    SourLove SourLove
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Apr 21, 2008

    Life

    Life,How confusing,Ups and downs,Ins and outs,Never know,What's next,It confuses me.
    startinover1 startinover1
    46-50
    Apr 3, 2012

    I made my EP account just over three years ago,

    to post about how my parents were potentially breaking up. I was immature and silly then, and a very different person. I'm very happy to be the person I am today, and looking back at my past is both funny and interesting. But, no matter how I personally have changed, some...
    dabram71 dabram71
    16-17, M
    Apr 16, 2015

    I Am Still Sitting Here

    I am still sitting here. I have come back to school to study for two years. Every once in while I asked myself whether it is a wise decision to give up a stable job and get back to something I left four years ago. People keep telling me how great it is for me to get back to...
    winniebree winniebree
    26-30, F
    Dec 15, 2008

    Right now I am caught between wanting to be a

    person who doesn't make stupid decisions and has way too much sex with the wrong people and wanting to say **** it, I am who I am...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    11 Responses Aug 28, 2015

    Humbled

    I really just wanted to add myself to the queue of individuals confused about life. Life seems to exist on two planes--the factual, comprised of objective circumstances like how many seconds someone's been alive, or the sum total of a mind's neural activity; and the perceptual...
    MM02138 MM02138
    41-45
    3 Responses Aug 21, 2012

    Confused..but Then Again Im Not.

    alright straigth to the point. im confsued. between Friendships, Relationship with this girl, my family, school, my life and where its going. idk what to do. when im by myself and this all comes realtiy and i have to think about it. i just freak out and get overwhelmed..but like...
    whatisgoingon whatisgoingon
    16-17, M
    1 Response Feb 18, 2009

    Why Am I Confused?

    i think i worry out too much about anything and everything, maybe thats why am so confused!!!
    georshar georshar
    36-40, F
    3 Responses May 3, 2009

    My Mom

    I feel like I am ALWAYS having to do things for my mom. I know its supposed to make me be a BETTER person in my life and, I understand that. But........why does it always have to be me??? Am I alone? Whats your advice?
    tlabrecque13 tlabrecque13
    16-17, F
    1 Response May 27, 2013

    Confused..but Then Again Im Not.

    alright straigth to the point. im confsued. between Friendships, Relationship with this girl, my family, school, my life and where its going. idk what to do. when im by myself and this all comes realtiy and i have to think about it. i just freak out and get overwhelmed..but like...
    whatisgoingon whatisgoingon
    16-17, M
    Feb 18, 2009

    Hmmm

    I just want to know what my purpose is. I'm very drawn towards wildlife conservation ...is that my calling? Not only life but where you go afterwards. I'm sceptic of God but believe I think in reincarnation...the cycle of life just continues... It's not just you're born...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    1 Response Dec 16, 2008

    ****'s hard right now.

    My mom is living in Japan away from my brother and I. My dad and her get along really poorly when they talk over email, and it always makes my dad pissed off and hard to talk with. In small ways, it really effects my life. Just the other night me and my dad were practicing...
    dabram71 dabram71
    16-17, M
    4 Responses Feb 12

    Confused..but Then Again Im Not.

    alright straigth to the point. im confsued. between Friendships, Relationship with this girl, my family, school, my life and where its going. idk what to do. when im by myself and this all comes realtiy and i have to think about it. i just freak out and get overwhelmed..but like...
    whatisgoingon whatisgoingon
    16-17, M
    Feb 18, 2009

    The break up with the girl I was dating made me

    realized how confused I am, and I really don't know what to do with my life. I'm in college, pretty close to graduating, but I'm not even sure if that's the right major for me..
    clixt clixt
    22-25, M
    Dec 29, 2014

    I'm confused about life

    because I don't have a goal in life right now. I don't know what I'm living for what my aim should be. Everyday I'm basically doing nothing, just read some books and watch some tv drama to pass the time. I don't feel any pain or boredom or anything, life can just go on like...
    kekehuang kekehuang
    36-40, F
    May 23, 2015

    Fog

    I've been very confused for along time,every time i wonder what i'm feeling or thinking it's always a safe bet "CONFUSED" the thing is i never thought i would be 23 years old and that confused i thought it would be a teenage thing,that i just had to get through &then everything...
    NnNn2 NnNn2
    26-30, F
    Aug 21, 2013

    Confused

    I am 40 plus years old ald confused about my life I suffer depression isolation anxiety ptsd etc. Terror started very young and it seems to have followed me all thru life I wont get into details but I realize if it doesnt change or I dont change by some miracle or strike of...
    missidontknow missidontknow
    41-45
    4 Responses Sep 7, 2008

    Confuse

    Today I am worried. Tomorrow I will feel more. I don't understand life anymore. When you do everything by the law because it is the rite thing to do you end up getting screwed. I always taught my kids values. The dos and don ts of life. To be respectful, not to judge, to always...
    wonderMe07 wonderMe07
    46-50, F
    2 Responses Feb 28, 2013

    Life

    i;m confused about life in general
    lalalalla lalalalla
    22-25
    4 Responses Mar 28, 2009

    Coming Out Story

    H i! You may find this interesting.    Please pass this on too... it can be helpful to someone http://www.amazon.com/Figuring-Out-N-S-B/dp/0979216303 http://www.myspace.com/figuringitoutbook Figuring IT Out by NSB - A Coming Out Story. This books has been rated...
    grehyzz grehyzz
    26-30
    Dec 3, 2008

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    I think life is less about what happens to you and more about how you react to it. we have these ideas and preconceptions that we carry with us that change how we see the world and...
    WhirlwindR WhirlwindR
    22-25, M
    Apr 21
    Last night my girlfriend came home earlier than she ever has and caught me, na'ked, watching p'orn, and stroking it with a mask and snorkel on. There's not really much to say at...
    jasonBK1 jasonBK1
    18-21, M
    Apr 20
    what is your opinion? ok, first of all when I meet my bf. he had a girl he like so much, but that girl didn't like she liked him as a really good friend, and when I came along...
    xojeexo xojeexo
    22-25, F
    Apr 20
    It is diffecult.. When you lost ur mom at 2 and you dad loves your brother more than you... But i try and i will survive
    xcutexgirlx xcutexgirlx
    13-15, F
    4 Responses Apr 20
    # 19. Before this ends, I'd love to tell 10 more things about myself. 1. My biggest goal or ambition is to provide for the needy. If earning money is the way to do it, then I...
    Abi936 Abi936
    22-25, M
    Apr 20
    Since today is the last day of being able to post for the foreseeable future, I thought I should let everybody know a few things about me. 1) I love the great outdoors. I could...
    HaleyAnnabelle HaleyAnnabelle
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Apr 20
    i seem to be an isolated entity and nothing comes easy to me ....i sometimes feel like my existence is purely to struggle ....i don,t have many people around me i don,t know...
    psychicprayer psychicprayer
    36-40
    Apr 20
    Life for me has always had more downs than ups, but somehow I've always managed to keep fighting through it. EP use to be a place I would come to vent and talk to people and it...
    nightskyvampire nightskyvampire
    16-17, F
    1 Response Apr 20
    I saved my ex's life in January, He was going to kill himself, but I was there to save him. To talk to him when nobody was there for him not even his family, When he sent that...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Apr 19
    the worst part about being confused as to where you stand in a relationship, is fear of misinterpreting communication and then hurting the relationship. but if you ask too many...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Apr 19
    This is gonna be a pretty long rant, sorry. You have been warned though. I'm 22, about to turn 23 in a couple of months, and I feel like I'm completely lost. I'm living with my...
    cyberwhat cyberwhat
    22-25, M
    1 Response Apr 18
    "People are sad because we constantly point out the negative things and forget to notice all the wonderful things in life"
    SilverUniicorn SilverUniicorn
    70+, F
    Apr 18
    Please keep reading to the end, there's more to it than the title. Met a guy on the cruise I just got back from today. I can't stop thinking about him. He sorta showed interest...
    CrazyMetalPunk CrazyMetalPunk
    13-15, F
    Apr 18
    Some days I am happy being alone, as I've consciously chosen this path. Then there are some days I wish otherwise.
    EscapingUrLies EscapingUrLies
    31-35, F
    4 Responses Apr 18
    A friend was over and she told me about this guy her brother was friends with. How he's a great guy and told me to add him on Instagram... So I did. He added me back liked some of...
    Klm7239 Klm7239
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Apr 18
    Im 17 years old and I was addicted to triple cs. Triple cs u may think are just some cough medicine thatll get u a high so youre not bored on a weekend but trust me it will RUIN...
    andy2198 andy2198
    16-17, M
    Apr 18
    Hello, I'm 20 years old now. I live in Ukraine. I first found this site at the beginning of summer 2014. Since that time many things happened in my life. There were good times and...
    lonelyrider95 lonelyrider95
    18-21, M
    Apr 17
    I'm done being so miserable. Nobody deserves that. Happiness is a choice and I'm choosing it now. You should too. The heck with the people who kick us to the ground and enjoys it...
    soyyoprincesa soyyoprincesa
    22-25, F
    2 Responses Apr 17
    My boyfriend doesn't care when I cry, he doesn't care when I'm mad, he just doesn't care he doesn't get jealous, he doesn't have sex with me, and Idk if he even wants to be with me...
    hungrybish hungrybish
    18-21, F
    20 Responses Apr 17
    Hey people of Experience Project. I've finally decided to post my situation on the internet and chose to do it here. It's kinda difficult to know where to start and this will be a...
    Mickee24 Mickee24
    22-25, M
    1 Response Apr 16
    Why not? The end is near... 1. I once got lost in the Ouachita Mountains and had to be rescued. We also learned that Man vs Wild is horseshit in a real life situation. 2. I've...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    2 Responses Apr 16
    Dinner for Schmucks is one of my favorites. It's not only the excellent comedy in it but the realizations all throughout the movie about how people treat someone they think is...
    SparkofDecency SparkofDecency
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Apr 15
    Its like the two of us talk everyday, but it seems that he likes someone else. He says we r still great friends, so what do you guys think? He's going to a different school then me...
    dogcrazy5 dogcrazy5
    26-30, F
    3 Responses Apr 14
    Once upon a time, there was a girl. A small skinny girl. She had purple hair and blue striking eyes. She walked so certain, as if she knew exactly where she was going. I felt those...
    nikolatasic nikolatasic
    18-21, M
    1 Response Apr 14
    I struggle day to day to not do it. I would go to my family, but I know what theyre gonna say. I would go to my friends, but I don't want to bother them, they might have more...
    CrazyfatCatLady CrazyfatCatLady
    18-21, F
    Apr 14
    I'm stuck between a rock and a hard place, gender-wise. I was born male. **** me. I ******* hate being male. You can guess which gender I'd rather be. So that be the hard place...
    AsYetNameless AsYetNameless
    13-15, T
    Apr 13
    seems people would prefer abandoning me rather then befriending me. even the people who told the false tale of being my friend and always sticking together had left me as well. it...
    SladeBolinLeaderofEp SladeBolinLeaderofEp
    18-21, M
    3 Responses Apr 13
    Sensitive people are the most genuine and honest people you will ever meet. There is nothing they won’t tell you about themselves if they trust your kindness. However, the moment...
    hazaramujahideen hazaramujahideen
    70+, F
    Apr 12
    So I see people are trying to post more experiences and let more things off their chest and telling their stories before EP closes. So I decided, hey, I might as well join the...
    jaeger053 jaeger053
    16-17
    Apr 12
    Okay so I'm new to this let's start off by me introducing myself I am a 24 year old female looking for advice , my heart is broke after a two year abusive relationship ended. I...
    whitneykitty1 whitneykitty1
    22-25, F
    12 Responses Apr 12
    Life is honestly too short to be sad or dwell on the negative things. It shouldn't be about worrying when the next bill will be, or how much food yoy have left, or even if you'll...
    LifeIsToShortToBeSad LifeIsToShortToBeSad
    16-17, M
    Apr 12
    One of the best things about being a lifeguard was after the crowds left the pools and us lifeguards could enjoy all the peace and quiet at the end of the day and lock up. And then...
    talking4fun talking4fun
    51-55, M
    1 Response Apr 12
    I got into a relationship last August with this guy i really like. and he likes me too. he is very genuine but also very realistic. we were good everything was perfect. however...
    alinaE alinaE
    18-21, F
    3 Responses Apr 11
    Christian Greed https://dochub.com/timesoftrouble/kWbzzO/christian-greed What can truly amaze a genuine believer that looks only to the Father is just how true his words on world...
    timesoftrouble timesoftrouble
    56-60, M
    Apr 11
    Why is life so unfair? And no, I'm not referring to my own. I'm referring to other people's lives. They have done nothing wrong, yet terrible things happen to them.. They get...
    Smileydork Smileydork
    16-17, F
    1 Response Apr 11
    sometime I think I'm genderfluid other times I think I'm trans or maybe just a tomboy I really don't know I'd love to find out though...
    LittleBabyFox LittleBabyFox
    22-25, T
    1 Response Apr 10
    Life can suck, it's full of users, liars, ********, etc. People that don't think twice about how their actions or behavior towards people will affect them. This is just the sad...
    kk1874 kk1874
    31-35, F
    Apr 10
    I have met people who wallow in misery and love blaming everyone but themselves for making the wrong choices in life.You either pick yourself up,dust yourself off,learn from your...
    sparklingdiva sparklingdiva
    31-35, F
    Apr 10
    I suppose this is where I can speak freely, not revealing my identity. Honestly, writing about my life, a stupid, sob story, I feel skeptical about it. Not knowing if anyone cares...
    Aselfconsciousturtle Aselfconsciousturtle
    13-15, F
    Apr 10
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