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I Am Lost In Life

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    lost my soul, the day we unfold,

    to see what will show, forever a hole, my heart she stole, a year ago, i let her in, she brought me out, stomped on my emotions, i'll never trust a human, not ever again!
    goodguybadreligion goodguybadreligion 18-21, M Apr 13

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    There's days that I feel lost.

    No where to go or turn to. Not knowing what's the out come sometimes I feel alone in my life having hundreds of relatives that love and adore me. Yet I feel alone. There are days, night I kneel down to pray to you god for guidance. Ask you what's my true calling in this so...
    natashaxxs natashaxxs 31-35, F 3 Responses Jul 3, 2014

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    I Hate My Life... Sometimes I wish I could just

    lay in bed and not get up. Let myself wither to the point someone cares enough for me and comes and saves me, to show me affection and nurture me. I crave so much love. I'm upset with the world I live in because I came to suffer. The world has so much to offer, and it seems I...
    solomon3020 solomon3020 18-21, M 21 Responses Jun 5, 2014

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    I don't know what I want to do with my life,

    i have no clue where to start either, it feels kind of like everything i ever felt before has been wiped out and as much as i try to connect with anything or anyone in any way i can't. it's like everything has so much meaning but at the same time it doesn't or it doesn't matter...
    lostinthisworld45 lostinthisworld45 22-25, F 1 Response Apr 17

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    who am i ??? what i want ?

    where i want to go ? what i want to be ? some says life is journey of self discovery. for me, it has been journey of loosing self so far. but i have a probable solution. i read a book power of now and now i will follow it for at least 2 weeks and see what change it brings to...
    confusedsoul21 confusedsoul21 26-30, M 1 Response 1 day ago

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    i dont know if i should go to college,

    where i should go to college, what kind of job i want, or what to major in. my choices are astrophysics, aerospace engineer, economics, and political sciences.. id love to be an engineer or physicist, but im horrible at math. but then the other two dont really have any defiant...
    ThatOtherGuy17 ThatOtherGuy17 16-17, M 2 Responses Mar 24, 2014

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    I'm not sure what to do anymore.

    My dream has always been to settle down with an older man. Someone financially stable, smart, funny, strong( both physically is mentally) and will take care of me. Have a life like back in the old days. I'll stay home, cook, clean and take care of the kids. Have date nights...
    JordanJessie JordanJessie 18-21, F 3 Responses Mar 3, 2014

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    Just want to shrivel up in ball

    and sing- don't worry about a thing, because every little thing is going to be alright-
    XxSxarletxX XxSxarletxX 16-17, F Mar 11

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    Sometimes I feel like killing someone,

    I've been told multiple times I'm worthless, nothing, just another body taking up space in this world. I've been pushed. Beat. One time I was at a restaurant with a friend and she punched me and made it look like I was in the wrong, that moment I realized people were wicked...
    Bflyboo14 Bflyboo14 13-15, F 5 Responses Dec 1, 2014

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    All the time. I'm a software engineer

    who always wanted to be a physicist or mathematician growing up, but I'm not sure how much I care anymore. It's pretty sad. I know I have a job and make money, so yeah sure I'm "lucky" and shouldn't complain, but life and the universe has gotten so disturbing and hard that I...
    kchip11 kchip11 22-25, M 1 Response Apr 16

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    I feel so lost. I have no idea what I wanna do

    with my life.. I've had a whole free year to figure out what I wanna do in the future but I'm still uncertain.. I feel stuck and stressed because everybody is asking me what I'm going to do and they have high expectations. I feel like I need to go somewhere no-one knows me and I...
    Alessiina Alessiina 18-21, F 1 Response Mar 19

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    Sometimes I want to scream just to feel the

    sound leaving my body. Then for once someone will hear me when I make a sound. I'll be important for that split second even if it is just because they are wondering if I'm insane. No I'm not crazy just lonely and sad. Don't mind me.
    Phoenixatheart Phoenixatheart 26-30, F 1 Response 3 days ago

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    Those days when you can't

    even type how you feel. So blank. I don't know what to say. Life is tough.
    Xyanii Xyanii 22-25, F 3 Responses Jul 24, 2014

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    Take a breath. Life is hard.

    But well make it :) to anyone who's going through depression, low self esteem, internal struggles that are masked by your false content I'm here for you ;) I understand you because I am all those things but when I look at the sun painted across the sky it gives me hope :). I...
    internallybroken internallybroken 16-17, M May 30, 2014

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    Looking For Michelle

       Yep, that's what it said, LOOKING FOR MICHELLE.For those of you that may or may not have noticed, I haven't been on here in a couple of months. That's in part because I've been search for myself. Yeah, funny right? People say, How in the name off hell do you lose yourself...
    HELLSBABY HELLSBABY 31-35, F 5 Responses Oct 20, 2013

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    I don't know my purpose.

    I don't know where I'm going. I don't really have any goals. I'm just lost and going through the motions.
    antiquedahlia antiquedahlia 26-30, F 4 Responses Mar 30

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    This person made a large percent of my life 98%

    and a large percent of my heart, and I have lost this person. Three months later my life is in ruins I can't focus anymore I don't eat anymore I don't do anything no work I still have really really good grades like really good grades I'm just lost I don't know anymore My life...
    LeahLovee LeahLovee 16-17, F 1 Response Mar 3

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    *drinks 1 bottle of water* I am really good at

    taking care of myself. Like wow I'm so healthy.
    shymic shymic 18-21, F 1 Response Mar 26

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    I feel as though I am meant,

    or destined if you will, to do something great and lead a life of purpose and fulfillment. I feel I will have many followers in my endeavors and many fans. I feel I will be great... I just don't know what that thing is yet or how to do it once it comes. I really don't even know...
    kristenvslife kristenvslife 18-21, F 2 Responses Mar 27

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    I just want to be able to start a task,

    concentrate on it, and finish it. I just want to be successful. A lot is holding me back right right, past relationships, no motivation, the thought of me getting too old and being lost in life. I always feel like I got to catch up. I'm introverted and I think too much these...
    Experiencezzzz Experiencezzzz 18-21, M 1 Response 3 days ago

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    I see you have totally misunderstood what I

    meant when I said I agreed with the Bible text I didn't agree that I was included in your attack on me on what that Bible verse is saying that Bible verse has nothing to do with what I am doing and I totally don't understand how sending a Bible verse can get someone on their...
    dfries63 dfries63 46-50, M Mar 17

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    I have tried to write a journal to figure

    myself out,but it just makes me wonder more.. what the f??k am i doing
    forkinyoureye forkinyoureye 18-21, F 3 Responses Mar 18

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    Not on the right path,

    but which is? And this weekend consisted of my relatives giving me advice about how to behave and what to do when I'm over there. Everyone is looking forward to me going to college while I have to put on a smile for them. The harsh truth is I don't like what I'm going to study...
    AZChomp644 AZChomp644 18-21, M 2 Responses a week ago

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    And I was high on you,

    while you were high on everyone else ||
    Peachh Peachh 16-17, F 1 Response 2 days ago

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    lost and cannot be found fallen

    and hit the ground broken and cheated all hope is defeated stepping into the abyss never to escape this lost and cannot be found to this hell forever bound
    RegicideJester RegicideJester 22-25, M 1 Response May 8, 2014

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    Oh am I lost, I have been lost

    for years. I feel like I barely know myself anymore. I have this 'idea' of who I am, who I want to be, but the world doesn't know who I am. I don't show who I am or act or live the way I want to. I feel like there are two sides to myself, the side who loves life and knows what...
    kateegirl kateegirl 22-25, F Feb 25

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    I'm living in a country

    where is big unemployment and I can't find any kind of job, I'm moving to another continent soon and if I don't succeed, I'm done. And by that, I'm thinking of committing suicide after spending all off my money which I got from selling my home. I've had two apartments and my...
    Zpirit1978 Zpirit1978 36-40, M 1 Response Mar 23

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    I have days (many) when I feel very empty inside

    and dissatisfied... Today is one of them. Not necessarily because something has happened to make it a "bad day", just days where nothing satisfies some yearning inside me. I know I "shouldn't" feel this way by many standards; I have a good job, nice home, and a good family...
    salix75 salix75 36-40, F 2 Responses Jun 4, 2014

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    I'm at the point where I know I'm making

    terrible decisions but I really don't even care. Like I very well know I could end up drunk in the ditch by the end of the night but honestly I don't even care. If I somehow do find my way back home in one piece then lucky me. I don't have many people lookin out for me and I'm...
    alyssakayart alyssakayart 18-21, F 3 Responses Apr 14

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    I want to feel like I am someone's favorite.

    I want to be one person's, favorite person in the world, and they are mine. Love is the most important asset (I think) a person can have, if it is a true love. But it's so hard to find. Being in love, & spending your life with the person who wants to grow old with you, makes...
    DrexelFloriene DrexelFloriene 36-40, F 1 Response 3 days ago

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    What is love? People say love is given not

    taken Love is putting him first before you Love is doing anything to keep that someone happy Love is trust Love for me cannot be defined but only felt. We all been through experience where we loved that someone special who doesnt love you back and it really hurts. I spend...
    jiajee jiajee 18-21 5 Responses Jan 18

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    No one believes in my dreams &

    even I don't sometimes. My life is completely void of love. I'm Just always in a cold & lonely state of being
    TheFreeSpirit TheFreeSpirit 18-21, F 1 Response Apr 12

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    Okay so I'm 19 years old

    and a female and I want to be adopted into a loving home since a young age I was placed in a care made un wanted I've been up for adoption twice which both failed I'm just a normally human living independtly and wants to be loved and cared about this was me as a baby 😊
    daisydoo567 daisydoo567 18-21, F 2 Responses Dec 17, 2014

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    I Had It All Figured Out ...

    the first time i saw "Who's the Boss?" with Tony Danza and Judith Light I was 13.  i knew within the first five episodes what i was going to do with my life!  as time went on i made it.  i was an advertising executive with lots of big accounts, status...
    AbbyNormal AbbyNormal 31-35, F 5 Responses Jun 29, 2007

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    My Sob Story

    I spent 4 years and a small fortune earning my undergrad degree just to feel like I've learned nothing.  I went back to college to get a post-grad diploma for a year, and I'll be done in 3 weeks.  I haven't worked since the summer after undergrad because I feel like I...
    kalikka kalikka 18-21, F 4 Responses Aug 3, 2006

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    i was pretty close to my mom.

    i mean, she was everything to me. she was the only person that understands me truly. the only person that listened. the only person that gets me. the only person that accepted me for who i am. and my dad on the other hand was the total opposite. he would pick fights for no...
    flxwrs flxwrs 18-21, F 1 Response Jan 22

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    It's not that I've had a hard time making

    or keeping friends. Or even holding peoples interest. But looking back on my life. It appears I never took the time or invested the energy it takes to make those genuine and meaningful relationships that last and have a strong impact on peoples lives. And it wasn't that I didn't...
    thebeautifulprincess thebeautifulprincess 18-21, F 4 Responses Mar 8

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    Lost Expectations

    I have been exploring the idea that happiness can only be achieved when we have no expectations.  I believe all the pain we have in life is from not getting what we expected. Think about it: Lost Love: You never lose love.  You simply lose possession of that person...
    HeWhoPleasures HeWhoPleasures 41-45, M 31 Responses Oct 19, 2008

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    How do I find myself again?

    My head is in the clouds. I don't know what I am meant to do and I don't know what I want anymore. I am confused with what my purpose is or whether I even have one. I feel so alone and unsure. I am tired of feeling this way. I am tired of feeling so lost and thinking about it...
    Mela22 Mela22 22-25, F 4 Responses 5 days ago

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    Lost in my forever lasting battle between

    myself. in the never ending battle that me yes me who moans at lost Lost confused about the road ahead, alone without anyone to guide me. Mocked by the things I fear but I stand strong due to my rebellious soul. Lost so deep in my subconscious... How ever could I possibly...
    LeahLovee LeahLovee 16-17, F Mar 23

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    Where I Belong?

    they say i belong in a mental asylum and i just think what have i become. as i cry all they do is sigh. they give me pills and hope that it will kill, all my emotions. slowly as my mind starts to blur ,all i say is it was the Atlantic ocean. was it that ocean, that caused all...
    ProfessorPsycho ProfessorPsycho 13-15, F 11 Responses Aug 18, 2013

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    My Last.....

    I started college about a year and a half ago and was beyond excited. High school was hell mostly because of my over zealous mother who instead of allowing me to embrace our faith my way forced her God fear upon me. I was sheltered to an extreme. And idk uhow but I end up on the...
    lolipopsweet lolipopsweet 18-21, F 9 Responses Dec 13, 2012

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    Who am I? Why am I here?

    What is this life all about? There is a deep longing to think about and to know these things. I wonder do we all think about this or do some people just live their lives without much contemplation. It seems to me some people inherently know who they are and what they're here for...
    WearOutKyd WearOutKyd 26-30, M May 30, 2014

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    Wanting to do something.

    ... wanting to go places...wanting to BE something... but not even knowing where to start
    irreelevance irreelevance 16-17, F 2 Responses Nov 29, 2014

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    I have $20 in my pocket,

    and that's it. I have no home any longer. I have no family to go to, I have no close friends to go to, I have no guidance or support I can count on. Every bridge I've ever used to support myself with has been burned. My boyfriend/ex whatever you want to call him, is leaving for...
    kristenvslife kristenvslife 18-21, F 1 Response Mar 11

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    I THANK GOD FOR GIVING ANOTHER DAY!

    !! IAM GREATFUL, BUT SOMETIMES I FEEL LOST!!! IAM AT A NEW BEGINNING IN MYLIFE,FOR ONCE I SHOULD BE HAPPY,GREATFUL FOR ANOTHER CHANCE!!!!
    poohbear215 poohbear215 31-35, F