I Am Going Through a Tough Time

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    My dad has cancer. And he has been fighting

    this aggressive invader for more than a year. Just this week, two of my friends' dads passed away. One from cardiac arrest, and the other from cancer. These unfortunate events put me in the deepest dumps. I have not slept. I could not stop worrying about my dad. I know that will...
    VoiceInYourHead VoiceInYourHead
    36-40, M
    1 Response Mar 20, 2015

    Tough Time

    I am going through a tough time in my life.  I just don't know where to go from here.  My kids are getting older and moving on with their lives, I have been a stay at home mom so have no skills for jobs, I have grown appart from my husband and feel lost.  I do not...
    Optimisticgirl Optimisticgirl
    36-40, F
    3 Responses Jan 9, 2008

    My Daddy's Lessons

    I grew up in the mountains, and I was raised by a Dad who was extremely wise.  He did not have a good education, but was self taught.  He was jack of all trades and carpenter, electrician, mechanic, farmer..you name in.  In many ways he defines who I am today. ...
    againstthewind againstthewind
    61-65, F
    3 Responses Sep 29, 2007

    I'm Trying!

    Ever since Hubs and I became parents to a special needs child (multi layer emotional problems), I feel like my life has been yanked away from me.  We used to have so much fun..  camping and caving together..  all that changed with DS came along.  He's had a...
    Sabrina0202 Sabrina0202
    41-45, F
    9 Responses Apr 4, 2008

    So a while back i began talking to this cousin

    of mine not by blood were not even cousins actually. Basically I've known her since like the first time I went to Georgia I was about 9 she was 8 we were just cute little kids being friendly then those next few summers we kept going to Georgia and are bond strengthened, I live...
    Agai Agai
    26-30, M
    2 Responses Jan 30, 2014

    Everything feels uncertain right now.

    Everything. It feels like when there's an earthquake tremor and you reach for something steady amidst everything that's moving, but nothing is steady. It's disorienting and frightening. In the past I have used the tremor analogy to describe how it feels when someone you care...
    AboveTheTrees AboveTheTrees
    51-55, F
    Feb 2, 2015

    Can Anyone Help?

    Skyler is also known as my sunshine. Skyler is 9 1/2 yrs old and has Asperger Syndrome which is on the lower end of the Autism spectrum. Along with Asperger's Skyler also has PDD, ADD, ADHD,OCD, and a few other learning disorders. All this being said he can be a challenge at...
    angelzevil angelzevil
    26-30, F
    Mar 19, 2010
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