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I Am Lost About My Life

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    Cant get over him #2

    This is the update... Normally people would say things about how its got better; but after more then a year, i dont think that it has. I got comments on they kno and dont kno how this feels. Well i wish i knew how i felt. Well jus to let yall know, i still havent got over him...
    behkii behkii 18-21, F Aug 4, 2010

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    Moving Forward

    Most of my life has been one horror after another. Beginning from the age of 4 and up. Childhood filled with horrors that would make a best selling novel. There was a time when all I could do was lay on floor crying. Then, through receiving the treatment I needed I was able to at...
    deleted deleted 26-30 4 Responses Dec 13, 2011

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    Days...

    I guess it started when my dad left my mother when I was eleven years old, I just got angry with him and it fractured me. I have always been a nice person and it's not like my life is bad, I have a place to live, I can afford food, and all the little things I need. I just have no...
    Jan 20, 2013

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    That's It?

    I worked hard in my life, and i was proud.  I knew where i was going, knew how to get it, and I was going to get it.Then somehow i lost all my confidence. reality sets in, and i was forced to face it.  But another part of me is saying, the me before would have never...
    commond commond 22-25 1 Response Jan 25, 2010

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    Cant Get Over Him

    Me and my ex have been truely brokin up over a year. Between that time we have both tried to make it work for our baby. I never stop loving him but he thought he wasnt ready to settle down. After everything he has put me threw, youd think anybody is smart enough just to...
    behkii behkii 18-21, F 2 Responses Apr 2, 2009

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    SO CONFUSED!!

    NOT about my baby daddy(chris) this time ... this is about my recent relationship... I had a boyfriend which is now my ex(X) for almost a year and a half. He was great and loving but i felt that my heart was never completely his(X) because it still belong to chris. I tried to...
    behkii behkii 18-21, F 1 Response Sep 6, 2010

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    ...this Is Life...?

    Is this all life is..? Looking back on everything you’ve ever done and wondering what if or why? Reflecting on every thing that you’ve ever done and feeling guilty about things you cannot or could not change, neither then nor now. Theres nothing here in this life im...
    MakeMeFamous331 MakeMeFamous331 18-21, M 1 Response Dec 6, 2009

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    i found out my dad isnt my biological dad

    when i was 9 and i have felt sort of left out since i discovered this. my mom got pregnant 3 months before she got married and then dad ran away when she was 6 months pregnant. they had only dated a few months :P when i turned 2 my mom remarried and then divorced when i was 5...
    alonealot alonealot 13-15 1 Response Aug 11

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    Directions?

    I am afraid that my life is going to pass me by and when it does I will have done nothing for no one on this earth. I feel that I have no purpose for being here and I should just die and get it over with. Sometimes I don't feel this way but here lately the way everyone has been...
    justawish justawish 16-17 6 Responses May 30, 2009

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    I Lost My Life Goals Help

    Hello there, I'm 17 years old and I think I lost my life goals... My parents are divorced, I can live with that. My mother is living in Portugal, and I'm living with my dad and sister in Canada. My dad is an hot headed person, basically the minor thing results in a discussion...
    lifeproblemsteen lifeproblemsteen 16-17, M 1 Response Jan 21, 2013

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    Almost Over...

     So things have been getting better after i told my parents what happened. and what he had done, he had taken advantage of me when i was vulnerable when he knew i was to young to completly understand. So with the help of friends I have been praying more than i have ever in...
    illneverforgetwhathappened illneverforgetwhathappened 18-21 Dec 15, 2010

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    I Was Lost And Now Take responsibility For My Reality.

    For most of my life I have gone through phases of feeling like I know exactly what I want to do and then something happening and being catapulted back to the lost sea of my own psyche. That lost feeling is suffering to me, it feels terrible. I feel like I have no place in the...
    MelodieofMovement MelodieofMovement 22-25, F 3 Responses Oct 9, 2010

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    Talking to a lot if you in here made me think

    more about my life. I think I'm bi-curious and would like to find a woman I could associate with. Please no fakes and I would love for her to respect my privacy. If I can begin to know and trust I will show myself. I'm just too afraid to be outed. Please be at least 21 :).
    liquorxsmile liquorxsmile 22-25, F 1 Response Mar 27

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    What the Hell......

    So,   I am healthy, not bad looking, intelligent, live in an awesome place, have a healthy, perfect son.................WHY am I so miserable??????    I have no stability, no friends, no passion about anything.    If you saw me walking down...
    flatliner flatliner 41-45, F 3 Responses Aug 9, 2008

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    i live in a dreamworld ,

    im lost in my head, i want to hide away from the realworld, i have depression,i lack confidence, i have a terrible memory,i have seizures 3-4 a month. i am male 43, a loner , i barely have a social life. im technically still a virgin, my heads a mess, i am so shy i live in a...
    defoekeane defoekeane 36-40, M 1 Response Mar 2

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    My Life

    My life,It's lost,My next trick,Findin' it again,When I do,Sure as hell,Ain't losin' it again.
    lazycrazybasket lazycrazybasket 46-50, M Feb 28, 2012

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    Which Path Do I .... Chose Thats Right For Me

    Two paths  and I can only cxhoose one I used to beleive the right path was the one is the one with the glowing energy balls the dark creature just enjoying life. But now i am growing up and noticing everything does'nt turn up the way it loooks like . For instance I 'm tall...
    harboraqua harboraqua 13-15, F Jun 20, 2010

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    Related Experiences

    I was watching My Blueberry Nights and it made me think a lot, especially about a topic that seems to recur here on EP, namely breakups, broken hearts, lost loves, and starting...
    sometimeslonelytoo sometimeslonelytoo 41-45, M 1 Response 6 days ago

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    Ive been through quite a lot and i feel like ive lost my self battling through them.. My story is quite..i must say uncommon. Basically my whole family lied about my own identity...
    eyeris2195 eyeris2195 18-21, F Aug 19

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    I don't know where to begin really... I have bipolar and when I am well I do very well, I am good at my job, socialize with my friends and family and enjoy life to the fullest...
    Alwayslost11 Alwayslost11 26-30, F 2 Responses Aug 4

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    This has more to do with my parents and family. For a long time now my dad has always gone to websites so he can talk to girls and most recently he got into contact with his old...
    ashlynn1014 ashlynn1014 16-17, F 2 Responses Aug 5

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    I feel so lost... I have this dream and goal, of becoming a police officer, and serving 1 term in the US Navy... But recently my plans may have been changed both due to me not...
    ECrierie ECrierie 16-17, M Aug 12

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    Well, things have been hard lately. I've always been a anxious kind of person. It got bad in college, but I learned to deal with it. It's become unbearable since I've graduated...
    lolwhutisthis lolwhutisthis 22-25, F 1 Response Aug 6

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    I am so confused. I don't know what to do with my life. All I want to do is just run away because things at home are just so terrible. I'm afraid that one day I won't be able to...
    lvcr lvcr 13-15, F Aug 12

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    Reaching for the Moon blew my mind. The art of losing isn’t hard to master; so many things seem filled with the intent to be lost that their loss is no disaster. Lose...
    Juliasupertramp Juliasupertramp 18-21, F Aug 4

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    It's hard to become positive at this point. For the past 3 years my family and I are suffering big time. We lost our house I grew up in, my dad is back in the hospital and possibly...
    broadwaybabe99 broadwaybabe99 13-15, F 2 Responses Aug 12

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    it's one of the moments where i want to write about something i feel crazy thinking a thousand thoughts at the same time i have a not perfect yet loving family but they're already...
    shenghuidai shenghuidai 26-30, F Aug 14

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    Sometimes i even wonder why god put me here. Like yea ik earth is amazing once you get a life but most people just care about them self now. I guess their ain't that many nice...
    Manny570 Manny570 16-17, M Jul 29

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    I never thought this is where I would be in my point of my life. I had a bf for 6 years and I thought for sure we would get married and have a family. But all that went out the...
    feelinglost84 feelinglost84 26-30, F 1 Response Aug 7

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    So i am in my early 20s, unemployed and don't know whats going to happen in life. I feel and abandoned and homeless. Not literally. I have an amazingly supportive family though id...
    Ambiguoustruth Ambiguoustruth 22-25 Aug 7

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    I finally had the courage to get help. 3 weeks in hospital and I see improvement. Maybe it is just the drugs talking, but whatever it is, I feel better. Happier. Not to long ago...
    NiennaG125 NiennaG125 13-15, F Aug 20

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    I'm not sure where my life is going... Nowhere at the moment I suppose. If you've got any suggestions or opportunities let me know. I don't feel like I want anything in life and it...
    Holdontothefire Holdontothefire 18-21, M 4 Responses Jul 29

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    I mean life is a opportunity that God gave you , you must enjoy every little moment like what i said before you regret the no's you said in the past, make from your life a journey...
    ActuallyGrace ActuallyGrace 13-15, F 2 Responses Aug 2

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    Do you ever have those days where life seems.... unreal? dreamlike? as though you have stepped into another relem... I enjoy spending alot of time by the river at my house. There...
    a1uM1nuM448 a1uM1nuM448 13-15, F Aug 12

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    Madame Bovary […] in the depths of her soul, she was waiting for something to happen. Like a sailor in distress, she kept scanning the solitude of her life with anxious eyes...
    A1m1A A1m1A 46-50, M 1 Response Aug 2

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    My boyfriend and I will be celebrating our 5th anniversary together soon. I don't know if I want the relationship anymore. I love him to no end but there are issues I can not get...
    Avadear Avadear 22-25, F Aug 17

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    The long answer is I don’t know. I’ve let myself chug along, and now it’s time to choose a different path. Admitting that makes it real. I’m telling the world I don’t...
    lifechapter lifechapter 36-40, M 1 Response 20 hrs ago

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    When life acts like a timeline of the biggest events of your life, when you feel like you're at a crossroads in life, when the clock ticks away the last precious minutes before an...
    TheNextSin TheNextSin 22-25, F Jul 30

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    Every now are then we have a wake up call. We realise life isn't as bad as we think it is! We realise how lucky we are in fact! Working in the hospital I meet people who need me to...
    cjay89 cjay89 22-25, F 1 Response 1 day ago

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    When life gets tough I take a look around at all the blessings in my life. I know my life is hard right now, but I got so much to be thankful for. I have food to eat, clothes, a...
    DeterminedToMakeLifeWorthIt DeterminedToMakeLifeWorthIt 16-17, F Aug 3

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    Life throws us many challenges.Many changesMany twists and turnsTry to live life to the fullAdapt to changeEmbrace the simple thingsNo mater whatLife goes on
    charlie1960 charlie1960 51-55, M 1 Response Aug 13

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    12 Mile Road is one of my favorite Hallmark movies. It has it all, all in taste - family togetherness, family brokenness, marriage, divorce, babies, kids, teens, adults, animal...
    blossomingbeauti blossomingbeauti 36-40, F Aug 15

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    It isn't a movie. I have seen a lot of TV in my life. The scene of the school dance in the Disney series Girl Meets World where Cory Matthews dances the father-daughter dance not...
    blossomingbeauti blossomingbeauti 36-40, F Aug 18

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    Tomorrow Is Forever, Claudette Colbert. The Bishop's Wife, Cary Grant. The Keys Of The Kingdom, Gregory Peck. Pride Of The Marines, John Garfield. Goodbye Mr. Chips, Robert...
    johnny048 johnny048 46-50, M Aug 19

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    But jerks wont let me. They lock me up. Or ban me. Or sedate me. Even when i try leavin city life for health. They prove to be out here trying to rule.
    Livyn4pals Livyn4pals 46-50, M Jul 31

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    i have Heard my perents having sex and i thing that have done something with my sex life i am very confused even iam 35 and merried
    ag1111132 ag1111132 31-35, M Aug 3

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    Instinct - Anthony Hopkins Shawshank Redemption The Last Castle Sliver So many avenues for thought in different parts of your life through movies
    Bound34 Bound34 36-40, F 1 Response Aug 11

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    My life sucks a right now...I have no idea how to deal with these things I don't think that I can.
    juliahamilton24 juliahamilton24 13-15, F 1 Response Aug 19

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    I have been really down for the past 2 years. It happened because of lots of things, but the main ingredient was a broken heart. Either way, lots of other things played a factor...
    milehighHeartbreak milehighHeartbreak 31-35, M 2 Responses Aug 20

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