I Am Going to Find Happiness

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 234 People

    Sometimes, it'd be nice to have a home to go to

    with my ma. On the weekends I have my daughter I spend it with my mother but at the end of the day I drop her back off at the homeless shelter and I myself, stay with distant relatives. It's a different kind of experience living at the mercy of others and I don't think our...
    Brokenheartdies Brokenheartdies
    22-25, F
    May 24, 2015

    Unrealized Satisfaction

    I have come to the conclusion that being happy means never being completely satisfied. It is our unknown potential that fills us with satisfaction. It is the hunger for more that drives men to the best and worst of all places.
    Ometz Ometz
    26-30, F
    1 Response Oct 4, 2010

    Found It!

    one day a woman searching for happiness told her village "I am going out into the world to search for complete happiness" decades passed when finally she returned wearily to her village they cried with joy at her return she just cried...suffering the lesson that happiness...
    8FOOTDREAD 8FOOTDREAD
    41-45, M
    3 Responses Apr 10, 2010

    It's Time

    I've learned many lessons, and lived many hardships, and I've grown and evolved, and even blossomed as a result.I'm ready to be open to happiness :-)
    rockyj rockyj
    31-35, F
    1 Response Jul 21, 2011

    Happiness Has Found Me - Not Today However

    I usually don't have to look for happieness. It usually finds me. I need to remember that, today.
    Peter123 Peter123
    46-50, M
    2 Responses Aug 23, 2011

    And I Will Never Stop

    During the sadness, I knowI have to educate myself againJust as I have to learn to read and writeI know I am going to find happiness againAnd I will never stop , only the day I die.
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    10 Responses Jun 24, 2012

    You Try So Hard to Make Someone Else Happy, You Forget About You...

    My girlfriend and I recently split up after over 5 years. Of course I am lost, confused, and lonely. I am not sure if miss her or the idea of her. I am not as hurt as I thought I would. For the longest time I was so afraid of losing her, and I thought my life would be over if...
    changingeveryday changingeveryday
    22-25, M
    3 Responses Aug 27, 2007

    This Will Put You On The Right Path To Eternal Bliss.........

    In a nut shell a girl dies, is taken to hell and heaven by the Lord Jesus Christ.She is shown Pope John Paul II, Michael Jackson & children as young as 8.It is easier to share the story on a video and to get your attention........Please watch from 48.30 for profound bits and to...
    childofgod74 childofgod74
    36-40, M
    Apr 15, 2012

    I need 2 things for total happiness; a purpose

    that makes me want to leap out of bed in the morning, and a lover that makes me want to leap back in at night.
    wise2L8 wise2L8
    51-55, M
    1 Response Dec 27, 2013

    Happiness Lies Within

    The very purpose of our life is happiness in order to achieve happier days happier weeks happier family,happier human community .....we should pay more attention to inner development dalai lama How true is this quote its one of my Fav quotes It helps when your feeling lost or a...
    didda didda
    41-45, F
    Apr 15, 2012

    I`m Finding It Always...

    I think one of the things that holds us back from finding happiness is feeling sorry for ourselves. Feeling like we don`t deserve to be happy, feeling like we can`t be happy, or feeling like we have never been happy. Someone once said, "Some people believe they don`t derserve...
    Janno158 Janno158
    16-17, F
    2 Responses Aug 4, 2011

    People And Places

    People and places Places I go Work Library Apartment Take a walk Run errands Go to the bank Go to the mal Take the bus Things I talk about The weather Work Movies Music News Sports TV shows Politics Movie Stars President
    Peter123 Peter123
    46-50, M
    Nov 5, 2013

    Im On the Quest

     im on a quest to find some sort of happiness in each day ... no matter how big or small im looking for it ...  I want to achieve inner peace and comfort in myself not other people and i dont want to be around any one who is gonna knock me down ... im working towards my...
    starstruck2xtrme starstruck2xtrme
    26-30, F
    2 Responses Dec 29, 2007

    Find It Here......

    This man: http://www.barryneilkaufman.com has taught me how to be happy from within myself just by deciding to be happy and NOT unhappy. It's a choice! I spent most of my life expecting or waiting for happiness to arrive from outside of me. There is reason for this which goes...
    jimrich jimrich
    70+, M
    Jan 28, 2011

    Related Experiences

    Well it's just about time to get going. I've had lots of fun here this past year or so. Pictures, RPs, pleasant chats. I'm both sad to see it go and happy to be free of it. Took up...
    secretlyhonest1 secretlyhonest1
    22-25, M
    Apr 21
    Who else is going to Warped Tour I'm going to a couple different ones I'm going to ones in the following states New York Georgia New Jersey California Maryland Virginia...
    Daddydomless Daddydomless
    22-25, F
    1 Response Apr 21
    The first time i heard the news, i still thought there was time, at least a month it was then. Now I dunno how it is 21st already. Guess this it then. I personally learnt a lot...
    urnesha urnesha
    16-17, F
    Apr 21
    Hey guys I'm in a huge rut at the moment and I feel like complete crap. I've fallen in love with a girl I met online on a depression support app. She's from the US and I'm from the...
    DeanMart1n DeanMart1n
    18-21, M
    3 Responses Apr 21
    Its funny because i have not been up here for months and TODAY i decided to get back up here and I find out EP is shutting down at 4pm.
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Apr 21
    Going to miss all of you. Don't know if who is going to other sites or just deleting accounts and being done.... But if you want to stay in touch feel free to email me Cmyk323...
    cmyk323 cmyk323
    36-40, F
    Apr 21
    my tumblr is dark--lotus. you can just search dark lotus in every website and u can find me.. gods, I will really miss here
    darklotus01 darklotus01
    13-15, T
    Apr 21
    /Going through the tracks of a Cage The Elephant album/ /Cigarette Daydreams started to play/ /eyes gone wide and the drink nearly choked me/ Well, that was a pretty nice song...
    SparkofDecency SparkofDecency
    18-21, F
    Apr 20
    Joined EP a little over a year ago and I've met many people on here. The one person I cherish meeting the most is my girlfriend Josie. So for my last post on EP I want to just say...
    jojosspam jojosspam
    16-17, M
    Apr 19
    I am going to similar worlds. They don't pretend to be the same people as those who developed and ran this site. They are just going to do a better job that the people who...
    silmarilion456 silmarilion456
    41-45, M
    1 Response Apr 18
    I really find myself in a closed circle the same person with same conditions repeat himself over and over again with different people in my life Maybe small things are different...
    Nouf1 Nouf1
    26-30, F
    Apr 17
    Pretty much The Fault in Our Stars, The Spectacular Now, 13 Going on 30, and dozens of other romance movies are what my expectations are. Yeah I'm ever finding love.
    nevergoingtousethis nevergoingtousethis
    16-17, F
    1 Response Apr 15
    I know I'll have lost my vision by then. That's all I know. I dunno WTF I'm going to do when I'm older - the issue with being a jack-of-all-trades - and it's given more brainaches...
    AsYetNameless AsYetNameless
    13-15, T
    Apr 15
    I am a transwoman, I hope to God that I could also find my true love, but if there is none I will still be happy because I know God loves me
    violetviola07 violetviola07
    18-21, T
    Apr 15
    honestly have no idea but i know where i wanna be in 10 years i wanna be good at my career i wanna travel a few places in the world i wanna do something crazy like touching a...
    bimvim bimvim
    18-21, M
    Apr 14
    so ... I met this person and love him dearly, although he doesn't know that... I wish our distance getting closer... just getting closer bit by bit
    Gina1993 Gina1993
    22-25, F
    Apr 14
    Sooo I'm staying with my supposed to be best friend but her and he gma tripping. Like I was like Ima stay at my girlfriend house tomorrow since Ima be over there she like no u can...
    theunlovedchild theunlovedchild
    18-21, F
    Apr 12
    I am a stranger in the eyes of loveI pray one dayI may dancelike that of moon’s silver dustWhere I find the chance to get lost in the arms of loveI can fall….Floating...
    nocool nocool
    41-45, M
    1 Response Apr 11
    So has anyone found a good forum to migrate to after EP closes? One that is fairly open minded and easy going and easy to use and welcoming and busy and such? I know about...
    JoannaBe JoannaBe
    41-45, F
    2 Responses Apr 11
    I joined Experience Project when I was going through a rough patch. I remember going on and typing my problems away. I got good advice from some people. Then, as soon as everything...
    nemophilist8 nemophilist8
    18-21, F
    Apr 11
    Yes I am and I can honestly say I'm so nervous about it. Its been 10 years since I went to college, and had to take some time off for other reasons(work, family, etc...etc). Now...
    Msprissy Msprissy
    36-40, F
    3 Responses Apr 11
    I'm ready to find my soulmate.I think found him,the wait is to long.Im in confusion right now.there is connection between us.Also love between us.im so scared he doesn't want me.
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Apr 11
    Wow, I rarely get on this site ever since me and my ex broke up. I found this site 4 years ago. And I loved it... Because I didn't want to go running off talking to someone else...
    wendysosa wendysosa
    22-25, F
    1 Response Apr 11
    She is asleepShe is off dancing among the starsPlaying with Orion’s beltCaught by Sagittarius’s arrowWishing that fancy cupid to hellShe is off in the distant...
    nocool nocool
    41-45, M
    2 Responses Apr 10
    10pm: Time for bed! Want to be refreshed in the morning 10:30: Crap! I forgot To do my homework.. 11:00: Homework is nearly done, I'm going to watch a movie while I finish it...
    EnchantedHopes EnchantedHopes
    13-15, F
    Apr 10
    Relatetothat is not any solution at all for me afterwards. First of all it looks like a nerdy database forum website, it is ugly. It doesn't have a mobile version. The worst of all...
    Gallantio Gallantio
    36-40, M
    3 Responses Apr 10
    (I refer this to Christians going through TRIALS or/and TEMPTATIONS, lest a fellow wishes to wrongly counter the write-up)  Dear Christians and whomever this may concern, God...
    Lincoln98 Lincoln98
    16-17, M
    Apr 10
    The only thing I'm not going to miss are the troubled trolls, who make fake profiles just to start trouble.
    yournotme yournotme
    36-40
    Apr 10
    We've been going out for about 5 months. Its been great and I love her. I should be happy and excited by this right? The only problem is that Im not sexually attracted to her but I...
    steviemac95 steviemac95
    18-21, M
    Apr 9
    Where is everyone going now that EP is closing? Any similar sites?
    kinkgal kinkgal
    18-21, F
    13 Responses Apr 9
    Happiness is in you. Keep it moving!
    notAloneWithYou notAloneWithYou
    36-40, F
    1 Response Apr 9
    I've always been a little odd. At the age of seven, i was watching crime shows, while my friends were watching disney channel. I was the kid reading James Patterson and Jeffery...
    bambam1155 bambam1155
    13-15, F
    3 Responses Apr 9
    Given the level of competition for property in Kingston, it can be difficult for people to find the right rental property for their needs. Anyone looking for the most relevant...
    property741 property741
    31-35, M
    Apr 9
    It's hard not to. I'm split into so many parts. So many thoughts and emotions that feel like they shouldn't be mine. But it's more than that, no one sees the things I do in music...
    justbnatural justbnatural
    22-25, M
    1 Response Apr 8
    Dont know when it started. I had become an emotional nightmare over the last year or so. I know it started when I just started to cry over all kinds of family deaths. Not when they...
    boldtimer boldtimer
    66-70, M
    Apr 8
    Since there's only a couple of weeks left of Ep, I'm going to find more time to come on here. Maybe every other day until they shut this site down. I guess I'll...
    shelikesher shelikesher
    70+
    1 Response Apr 8
    My boyfriend and I fought for 2 or 3 months because I suspected he was cheating when I noticed he started acting differently. It upset me because we shared a love that was...
    CMC93 CMC93
    22-25, F
    1 Response Apr 8
    I have accepted the fact that not everyone is going to like me or my nudist lifestyle. I do not apologize for my nudist lifestyle at all and never will. I am very comfortable...
    familynudiststogether familynudiststogether
    36-40, F
    10 Responses Apr 8
    I'm just going to say. Life is interesting. It's amusing how human beings work.. Specially men. "Men"
    LeahLovee LeahLovee
    70+, F
    4 Responses Apr 8
    I am lonesome since I crossed the hill, and over the moor and valley, Such heavy thoughts my heart do fill since parting with my Sally, I'll seek no more the fine n'or gay, for...
    GentleReader GentleReader
    16-17, M
    Apr 7
    We are going out to dinner tonight. I will treat my husband with a pair of his favorite leather high heels:)
    JennyTom JennyTom
    41-45, F
    Apr 7
    I want to share an idea I read in a political blog (antidem.blogspot.com) that I find amazing and really accurate. The writer said that equality is like unicorns. You may think...
    Cierzo Cierzo
    41-45, M
    7 Responses Apr 7
    I was here for a couple of years before but left. I never forgot this place and always missed the feeling I got from being on this site, which is why I came back. I've had some...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    3 Responses Apr 7
    A lot of things make me happy, and one of them is a man with an Australian accent! Wooooo. They are sooooooo sexy. I don't care what the guy looks like. He sounds Aussie.... I'm...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Apr 7
    My boyfriend broke up with me. I have had a difficult life, struggled with horrible depression and anxiety sense the age of 6years old, when i first started being addressed, as I...
    anonlovely anonlovely
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Apr 6
    Nice , friendly , polite , helpful, loving , caring - these are the ways I can relate to - a gentle man? Ummmm no no - that's cursing me technically - lol I don't want to act...
    Stephenrko Stephenrko
    36-40, M
    1 Response Apr 6
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