I Am Not Close With My Sibling

Sibling Rivalry 628 People

    I Don't Understand Why

    My brother and I are about eight years apart in age. Ever since I was a little girl, I always looked up to him. He usually would just ignore me and not care about my existence but that wouldn't stop me from wanting to be close with him. Anytime, he offered to let me in his room...
    18-21, F
    1 Response Mar 19, 2010

    My Siblings

    My Siblings are messed up in the head. One day My sister Bethany was planning a vacation to Indiana and my younger sister Sam said "You're leaving me here with all these ppl that have an attitude problem." I wouldn't even talk if I was her bcz she has an attitude problem too. I...
    DeeJayKelvin DeeJayKelvin
    18-21, M
    Jan 25, 2012

    Not Really

    My brother and I fought a lot when we were little. We didn't start getting along until I was in my late teens. I moved out when I was 18 and my brother ended up confessing to me that he missed me. We became closer after that, but still were not as close as other brothers and...
    howsab howsab
    31-35, F
    2 Responses Jun 16, 2011

    My sister and I are half-siblings

    and we're at least 15 years apart in age. We have never spent a lot of time together. We've never really went out anywhere together besides the park twice with her 3-year-old daughter. She'll go up town with her older sister (also half-siblings) and her nieces and it makes me...
    endlessxriker endlessxriker
    16-17, F
    Sep 19, 2014

    Or My Family

    i am not close with any of my family at all .  we just are not like each other at all .
    deleted deleted
    1 Response Feb 9, 2010


    My sister and I never speak and if we do, it's very seldom. We both live such totally different lifestyles. I am poor and single, she is wealthy, married, and parenting 3 kids. I believe she is ashamed of me and I will admit that I am jealous of her. I am disabled and she...
    MySweetLord MySweetLord
    36-40, F
    2 Responses Nov 24, 2009

    What A Distance.

    I have 4 siblings.. 1 sister, 2 half brothers on my dads side, and 1 half brother on my moms side.. My sister is 20 years old and my brothers are 29, 28, and 28.. Close ages, much? But anyways... There was such a large age gap between my brothers and me that I never really got...
    Amay408 Amay408
    18-21, F
    Feb 7, 2010

    Today was a very important day

    for me to be at college but my sister took my car and locked me inside the room ... Her car failed to start and I had offered to take her to college at 7 00 so that she can be on time for her 7 30 class but she wouldn't get up despite my attempts to wake her up , she woke up...
    Juiceyangel333 Juiceyangel333
    22-25, F
    1 Response Mar 6, 2014


    I think the term is estranged. When they need something from me they come around but unless I am handing out I don't exist.
    fungirlmmm fungirlmmm
    41-45, F
    11 Responses Nov 26, 2009

    Never Really Knew Them

    growing up i had a sister that got every thing she ask for i was never wanted or even cared about except to be yelled at or spanked as a rule for something she did of mu cousin did long story bu i moved out at the age of 12 in with my girl friend and her mother, and leanred...
    rickibrat2 rickibrat2
    61-65, M
    Jun 2, 2011

    He Wishes Me Dead

    I have a brother that thinks I am the Antichrist.... Why? My only reason..... He's not me.... I don't say this being a ego manic or anything... I seriously think this is his reason... As a child, I followed him around and looked up to him. He was four years older, so...
    deleted deleted
    2 Responses Jan 6, 2010

    yooooo... my sis is made at me cause i want to

    get light up shoes.... she mad cause she has em too. I she the only one whos allowed to have nice things?
    Otigan Otigan
    22-25, F
    Jan 5

    He Tried To Shoot Me In The Face

    It was July several years ago, My brother was strung out on meth and heroin, He was serving himself ice cream with a spoon and bending it so i recommended he use the actual ice cream scoop, he pulled out a 9 mil point blank in my face, which was his big mistake, I grabbed the gun...
    deleted deleted
    Sep 26, 2013

    Me,my Brother And The Rest Of The Siblings

    My dad has been around for a long time and before he had ever met my mother he had 4 kids. after meeting my mom he had another 2 kids my older brother and me. by the time i was born all my half siblings were long gone out of the house already having familys of their own. As of...
    mricinc mricinc
    18-21, M
    1 Response Mar 27, 2012


    I am with some of them, and with the others i am not. My brother and sister who i grew up with are important to me, but the ones who are 20 years older then me i don't really know to well.
    Arorin Arorin
    22-25, M
    Feb 12, 2010

    I Might As Well Be An Only Child

    Ah what to say about my sister..... hmm. that's about it. and her accomplishments.... ...well if you consider 4 children from 3 fathers an accomplishment and only having 2 of them with her, whom she barely takes care of and pawns off on the beast that is my mother which is...
    Vyx3n Vyx3n
    26-30, F
    1 Response May 21, 2011

    Perfect Sister

    I was 14 at the time and my sister was 12.  Were both athletic and pretty but shes really smart.  I couldnt care less about school so my parents like her more.  We both dislike each other.  We both take karate and tjitsu (sorry on spelling) so we decided to have a fight.  I...
    kates1 kates1
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Jun 16, 2011

    My Brothers And Me.

    So...Im not really all that close with my brothers. Well..it started from me actually...im the oldest brother, and i was an angry kid. coming from an abusive childhood...and i was never taught to show my emotions and i kept it inside..and the person that would constantly remind...
    RedWolfGuy RedWolfGuy
    22-25, M
    May 10, 2011

    The Sick Games Mothers Play

    For me sometimes writing is cathartic, not sure if this is going to be much help but I have been wanting to write this since four thirty this morning. I woke up to many thoughts, the one preeminent thought was that I do not really belong to this family. I thought that perhaps...
    jmac42 jmac42
    2 Responses Feb 19, 2011


    I was not particularly close with my younger brother either.As we were growing up, my mom would force me to let him tag along with me and my friends....sometimes, even when I was hanging out with my girlfriend. I grew to resent him, and as we grew older we also grew apart...
    Shaylan Shaylan
    41-45, M
    8 Responses Nov 8, 2012

    Completely Different

    Me and my two sisters don't get along for anything, we have no interest in the same things, we have different groups of friends. One many occasions my sisters have voiced there opinion that they wish I were dead not to sure how many times they have said it. But they push me to...
    Shaulascorpii Shaulascorpii
    18-21, F
    Nov 23, 2010

    Two Worlds Apart; She Is A Stranger To Me

    My sister (strange word to use really) and I are 13 months apart and you would almost figure we should of been close growing up. She was always the one with a lot of friends who was always going out and doing different, exciting things. She seemed to always have the better life...
    beautyfulchaos beautyfulchaos
    22-25, F
    Jul 22, 2012

    Only To The Ones That Speak To Me.

    my oldest sibling, well i dont care to speak with him. i'd rather not have any contact from him ever. my two step brothers are my world and i am super close with them. and the others that 'consider' me their sister (obviously not biological) but still we r obviously close.
    LittleFerrett LittleFerrett
    26-30, F
    Feb 13, 2010

    I Love My Sister, But..

    She's incredibly exhausting.. I'm 21 and she's 23, she moved out at 17...for attention... and pretty much her whole life she has been pulling for attention its not as if she doesn't get it either, my parents have paid for her to get breast implants, given her and her bf two...
    headachey headachey
    22-25, F
    3 Responses Feb 27, 2013

    My brother is 4 years younger

    than me. We don't get along most of the time. We are not close at all. He is actually really close to my husband. They hang out all the time. Growing up, we didn't spend much time together because my mom had me spend a lot time of time away from home. She would send me to stay...
    Nessa612 Nessa612
    31-35, F
    3 Responses Dec 4, 2013


    Ok so if you know me than you would know that i live with my older brother Miles and younger sister KatieI also have an older sister called Isabella i havent even made contact with her since i was like 8ishI also have another older brother named Patrick and i havent seen him...
    JessicaMarieHayze JessicaMarieHayze
    13-15, F
    Oct 7, 2011

    Not Us

    I have two older brothers, one I never see/speak to. I can't remember the last time. It has been years. No real reason for it. My other brother I see a few times a year.. family holidays and what not. Other than that we are incommunicado.  Sometimes I wish we were all...
    marriedintx marriedintx
    31-35, F
    Mar 21, 2010

    Hello, My name is Tami

    and I work on a talk show in NYC. We're looking to talk to people who need help resolving family issues. If this is you or someone you know call me at 646.205.4213. I look forward to hearing from you! Thanks! Tami
    tamiatkyle tamiatkyle
    36-40, F
    1 Response Nov 30, 2011

    Grew Up In A Abusive Home And I'm The Only One That Left

    My siblings and I (I have one brother and one sister) were all abused as children: mental, physical, neglect. I left the home at 18 and never returned. My siblings stayed in our childhood home well into their twenty's. They both deny that the abuse took place. And I guess...
    larazee larazee
    26-30, F
    1 Response Jul 20, 2012

    My Mom Drove Me And My Brother Apart.

    Even when we were kids, my brother and I were never close. We had sort of an 'uneasy truce'. Our home life was less than perfect, and we were in it together; we couldn't afford to hate each other! I accepted years ago that we'd never be good friends or anything, but I always...
    bunnybunnybunnybunny bunnybunnybunnybunny
    22-25, F
    1 Response Jan 11, 2011


    My parents live 700 miles away. My brother lives in the same city as I do. He has NEVER invited me for Thanksgiving. He made a token appearance at my birthday a couple years ago. He doesn't bother to call unless he needs something. He's my ONLY sibling and I'm afraid when my...
    kristijo2000 kristijo2000
    31-35, F
    Nov 26, 2010

    A Stranger To Me

    I have a half sister on my dad's side of the family I haven't talked to since my dad died.  I was done dirty about the circumstanes.  The thing is I didn't know I had another sister until the night my dad had a stroke and was in the hospital.  I was so excited to hear that I...
    tngurl25 tngurl25
    26-30, F
    Jul 8, 2011

    Spiteful Sister

    A couple of months ago i was in my basement, this is where we keep old books etc. I don't remember what i had gone in there for but whilst in there i spotted my old notebook. The notebook i used on my last days of high school, basically all my friends/classmates wrote in it and i...
    zeinabaddow zeinabaddow
    22-25, F
    1 Response Jun 1, 2011

    Trans Maybe Or Maybe Not

    Since the beginning of high school my brother has been experimenting I think. It started with him looking at **** and things like that. Then I found things for girls under his bed. Some of which were mine, considering I'm a girl. I then kept finding my makeup in his drawers. I...
    dontknowhowtodeal dontknowhowtodeal
    1 Response Jun 12, 2013

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