I Am Misintrepeted and Misunderstood

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 194 People

    Foot In Mouth Disease

    It seems to be a problem of mine. I've lost jobs and friendships from it. I am getting down to not speaking at all, but even when I do decided to go that route on a short term basis then I still manage to be misunderstood.
    Spedunk Spedunk
    26-30, F
    1 Response Dec 3, 2009


    Funny, I'm always misunderstood so much that I feel as if I always have to defend myself!Especially since I'm quiet and shy, VERY quiet, that somehow people always think I'm upset because I'm jealous of another person. Everytime I meet new people and go into my shy mode, I am...
    kknm kknm
    Apr 12, 2012

    "What I Mean to Say Is"

    How many people feel this? Often times i am misintrepeted and misunderstood, so therefore i have to think about what i am saying and write what i mean. It's going to be a challenge to complete my book of poetry in 6 months to a year entitled "What I Mean To...
    access2me access2me
    26-30, F
    3 Responses Jan 9, 2009

    You Really Don't Know Me By Now?

    I swear after years of knowing friends and a life time of family NONE of them seem to know me at all! AND THE WORST PART IS THEY ALWAYS ASSUME SOME OUTRAGEOUS THINGS ABOUT ME. It's EXTREMELY frustrating to have my dad say I used to stab myself with needles while at my freaking...
    Kottan Kottan
    22-25, F
    2 Responses Aug 13, 2011

    Get My Drift?

    Just because a person is a chef doesn't mean they want to prepare a meal for you. Maybe they only work in four and five star kitchens. I think what you're looking for a fast food.
    KlaraVoyet KlaraVoyet
    46-50, F
    1 Response Mar 6, 2013

    End Of What Could Have Been A Beautiful Friendship

    I feel sad and crappy right now.  And angry. I'm sure I'll recover. I connected with this girl who was interested in acting and we started to become good friends.  Although I could have liked her, I didn't want to go down that path because of circumstances in my life...
    passionateactorxox passionateactorxox
    31-35, M
    8 Responses Dec 2, 2009

    I feel lonely but I don't want to look

    for someone..I know since I'll be sexual just to forget my pain for a.moment. im tried of running away... im not going to run away from my problems anymore. if I don't like I can say no and stand up for myself.
    butterflyofchange butterflyofchange
    22-25, F
    Dec 7, 2014

    Lost In The Unknown

    sometimes it seems like no matter how hard i try or what i do im never good enough never pretty enough for any body or thing. sometimes i feel like i have lost at the game of life and i should just give up but then at other times im on top of the world and nobody can knock me...
    noverholdback noverholdback
    18-21, F
    1 Response Jun 26, 2011
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