I Am Just Being Real

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 897 People

    I am always so alone 😁😁😁 It could just

    be the effect of Facebook, but I feel as though people are always either hanging out with friends and / or family all the time! I'm a single 21 year old girl going to university, and I live alone in a studio apartment. I'll hang out with "friends" once or twice a week max (I...
    Peace021 Peace021
    22-25
    1 Response Jul 6, 2014

    I know I'm a lot to handle.

    Truly. I get that. I even attempt to tone it down. Or HAVE Attempted, at any rate. Cuz I don't think I CAN, anymore. And it's all his fault. =/ Not really, of course, but I Know I didn't create this experience Alone. And if I didn't do it All By Myself... And I wasn't...
    AdoraGel AdoraGel
    31-35, F
    2 Responses Jun 30, 2015
    adorable101 adorable101
    13-15, F
    Aug 13, 2014

    Everything I write, from the positive

    and funny stuff to the scary and depressing stuff, is just me expressing myself. That's why I am here. :D
    Whoami30 Whoami30
    31-35, M
    Aug 18, 2014

    Several days ago, I almost quit EP thinking

    that it has done me more harm than good.. So I took a break and reflected over what has happened the past days. Now, I'm back because I realized that it is ok to feel what I'm feeling. This is all normal and I just have to learn how to control and manage it. It's okay. It's...
    purplefreespirit purplefreespirit
    31-35, F
    1 Response Jul 25, 2014

    I am vry shy...I am a huge texter

    but wen I get in peoples face I freeze up n Barely talk 2 them...
    adorable101 adorable101
    13-15, F
    2 Responses Aug 12, 2014

    Well I've got open eyes And an open door But I

    don't know what I'm searching for I should know by now Well I've a big old heart This I know for sure But I don't know what my love is for I should know by now Well I wait in line So I can wait some more 'Til I can't remember what I came here for But I can't leave now 'Cause I...
    huckleberrybunches huckleberrybunches
    36-40, M
    Feb 27, 2015

    this site is not a fukin **** site like take ur

    nasty *** somewhere else plsssss . theres ppl on here with REAL issues in their life and scrolling past ur nasty posts are a waste of time . so byeeee
    kermienoel kermienoel
    18-21, F
    Jul 21, 2014

    Hi, I just want to tell my story.

    ...from the time that I joined the site, I've found some really great friends on here...male and female... When talking with everyone, I tell them that I have Cerebral Palsy, and the like, most do not care, they have their own stuff that we can bounce ideas off of each other...
    m4389 m4389
    41-45, F
    42 Responses Jul 17, 2014
    janestays janestays
    36-40, F
    21 Responses Jul 6, 2014
    cleanyoursoul cleanyoursoul
    26-30, F
    2 Responses Jun 23, 2014

    One of My guilty pleasures is watching

    Bollywood movies. There's something so surreal about watching their films, something so innocent something so childlike in adult situations ,then it literally brings tears to my eyes. Yes you can say I'm somewhat of an emotional person, but it's just so touching to see so much...
    Bssanglergrl1 Bssanglergrl1
    36-40
    5 Responses Jul 3, 2015
    autumnes autumnes
    18-21, F
    Apr 16, 2014

    I'm done with feeling like I have to one up my

    friends or keep up with the things they do. That doesn't define a solid friendship anyways right?
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    1 Response Jul 10, 2014

    I love movies, art, animals :) I look pretty

    when I feel good about doing what I like. I don't always look cute. I am over weight. I do over spend. I am lazy when not at work. Someone told me I'm a free spirit, I love it!
    rachelll01 rachelll01
    22-25, F
    1 Response Jul 13, 2014

    My mom passed away a year ago.

    She was 80 yrs old. I miss her but I don't miss her emotional issues. She was a very secretive person and held long time resentments. She was mad at me my whole life. When she died she spoke badly about me to my sisters. My sisters told me this but would not tell me what she...
    Carolyn0731 Carolyn0731
    46-50, F
    1 Response Jul 14, 2014

    I am too tired to even do anything.

    I am emotionally / physically / mentally exhausted. Pretty soon I'll quit my job at 7-11. I know I'm not appreciated there so I want out. But I'm hopeful for another job then I'll leave.
    lff57 lff57
    22-25, F
    Jun 25, 2014

    I didn't join this site to troll people's

    accounts or perv on the skanky women. I don't exaggerate my stories. I'm not trying to beef up some pathetic online persona. I just enjoy EP. everything I post on here is 100% true.
    mierdamundo mierdamundo
    31-35
    1 Response Jul 16, 2014

    I have an arrogant colleague

    who talks very bossy, I hate these kind of people, I that ok ?
    cleanyoursoul cleanyoursoul
    26-30, F
    3 Responses Jun 2, 2014

    Hello everyone, This can be your lucky moment

    if you see this message. I am offering you a business opportunity which can make your dreams become reality just the way it happened with thousands already. If you want to know more let me know😊
    cleanyoursoul cleanyoursoul
    26-30, F
    2 Responses Jun 19, 2014

    How I Feel

    I wake up & stare into this beautiful life; Why ain't i happy.
    mgd438 mgd438
    18-21, F
    1 Response Apr 1, 2013

    Like seriously, i've found a lot of mean

    and Stupid people on here along with pervs. And then the mean people come on and say stuff like "your fault about the perv". And i'm like"how?"
    chemically99 chemically99
    16-17, F
    Jul 13, 2014

    I am very emotional women,

    but I can control my emotions most of the time, I don't like to think, talk too much& I prefer to be realistic& positive, help people but not everyone deserves help. I experienced many times people don't appreciate help enough which is sad.
    cleanyoursoul cleanyoursoul
    26-30, F
    1 Response Aug 16, 2014

    wait the United States was founded to break

    away from the dictates of royalty AND religion?
    CallmeHopelessNotRomantic CallmeHopelessNotRomantic
    36-40, F
    1 Response Jun 30, 2015

    I am married to a Muslim man ,

    he is a nice man , he doesn't need more then 1 wife. I am European but I respect his religion a lot , I am not practising much his religion, he doesn't mind , we didn't get married Islamic way. Although I started to cover my head 1 and a half year ago, and to be honest it was my...
    cleanyoursoul cleanyoursoul
    26-30, F
    4 Responses Jun 22, 2014

    This is a good quote : Tell me

    and I 'll forget it, show me and I 'll keep in mind, let me do it and I 'll understand it.
    cleanyoursoul cleanyoursoul
    26-30, F
    1 Response Jun 5, 2014

    People please enjoy life!

    !! Doesn't last long, if you have a place where you can eat &clean , God gave you that to enjoy it, this is a big gift from God if you have a safe place to live , God wants you to prove people that you believe that your life has meaning , even if others can't see that.
    cleanyoursoul cleanyoursoul
    26-30, F
    2 Responses Aug 11, 2014

    Yes, this is me. 100% I feel no need to hide.

    I want to share and perhaps my sharing isn't needed for you, but for me. I've spent a lot of my life alone and tall walls surrounding me.
    OSoQuiet OSoQuiet
    36-40, F
    3 Responses Jun 3, 2015
    waterdips waterdips
    26-30, M
    1 Response Jul 30, 2014

    God loves all of us,

    and to prove that we love God , we have to show that in our behaviours, in every second of our heart beats we should keep in mind that we live because of God. Why our love towards God isn't proved enough ?
    cleanyoursoul cleanyoursoul
    26-30, F
    1 Response Jun 28, 2014

    My mother had a 30 year affair

    that resulted in younger sister who my mentally ill dad died without ever knowing she wasn't his.
    janestays janestays
    36-40, F
    3 Responses Jul 11, 2014

    Feeling lucky :) No own house,

    no proper friends , just 1 great husband, & plans , still feeling lucky
    cleanyoursoul cleanyoursoul
    26-30, F
    3 Responses Jun 18, 2014

    After a really long day yesterday,

    it was for me anyway, I plopped into my bed.I have to say I spend way too much time on this site because I'm really just not necessarily bored but it gives me something to do other than what I normally do. Had to change it up from the norm. Yesterday was an excruciatingly...
    Bssanglergrl1 Bssanglergrl1
    36-40
    2 Responses Jun 30, 2015

    I tend to naturally come-on to people around me

    and don't realize it. In my defense, listening to someone is the easiest way to get their attention.
    breathtakingyou breathtakingyou
    26-30, F
    1 Response Jul 7, 2014

    SHE KEEPS IT PUMPIN' STRAIGHT TO MY HEART,

    SHE KEEPS A PUPPET STRING IN MY HEART, SHE KEEPS IT PUMPIN' STRAIGHT TO MY HEART, SHE KEEPS A PUPPET STRING IN MY HEART, IM SO TIRED I CANT SLEEP, I AM A LIER AND A THEIF, SIT & DRINK PENNROYAL TEAAA
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Jul 8, 2015

    Do you ever paint a picture of yourself,

    your life, that isn't as accurate as you wish it were? Sometimes I applaud myself - my intentions and my ideals. I want to be the person I imagine I am. Restlessly, Scout
    jlfinch jlfinch
    31-35, F
    Jul 6, 2014

    I just had lunch with the most superficial

    person I have probably let into my life. We've not seen each other for quiet some time because I just stopped inviting her places. She uses my friendship to talk about herself and never wants to go where I like to go. She invited me to lunch so I decided what the hell. The whole...
    breathtakingyou breathtakingyou
    26-30, F
    Jul 14, 2014
    ILavIt ILavIt
    13-15, F
    1 Response Nov 6, 2014

    Just had a wonderful experience with a new

    friend.... <3 thank you for opening my eyes .... <3
    Bssanglergrl1 Bssanglergrl1
    36-40
    1 Response Jun 30, 2015

    Hey some of the people in my circle wanted to

    know how I smile. I don't smile often so it's hard to but here:)
    BlueWings1 BlueWings1
    18-21, F
    1 Response Jul 2, 2014

    I hate when people complain about a situation

    and then do NOTHING to change it. We all have choices. We all have consequences to our actions or inactions.(is that a word?) if you want something to BE different YOU have to BE different. You can't do the same thing you've always done and expect different results. Yes I...
    breathtakingyou breathtakingyou
    26-30, F
    1 Response Aug 2, 2014

    I can't ******* stand people

    who hang out in a bad mood. Why hang around at all???!!
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Jul 13, 2014

    I went to get a doc note & I found out

    that I'm type 2 diabetic. Wow. It's overwhelming. I've been so busy taking care everybody else that now I've got to really take care myself . This gave me an awaking. It's my turn to choose me.
    lff57 lff57
    22-25, F
    1 Response Jul 4, 2014

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