I Am Sad About My Mother

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 73 People

    Family Crazyness

    Salvation comes to me from the strangest places.  I was listening to a radio program, "Coast To Coast AM".  The host was interviewing Dr. Barbara Oakley.  She had written a book, "Evil Genes".  Presto.  I had a clarification about what...
    gardenbug gardenbug
    70+
    Nov 30, 2008

    Dog Pee

    It smells it's on their floor it doesn't get clent everyday it makes me feel so sad mum is getting older but can still use a mop why doesn't she keep it clean?! it makes me feel sad...............................    
    mysticmum mysticmum
    36-40, F
    Aug 10, 2007

    The Downward Slide

    I got word from my father that my mother injured herself "falling out of bed."  Evidently he was the only one home when this happened at 4:00 pm.  Additionally my mom required stitches and it is believed (my father's belief) that her hand was cut on a...
    ginger1979 ginger1979
    41-45, F
    2 Responses Jul 22, 2007

    We Just Don't Get Along...

    We just don't get along. It has been harder since i married Kirst, but lets hope xmas brings us all closer.
    tamkeen tamkeen
    18-21
    1 Response Nov 29, 2008

    Loss of More Than Just a Mom, a Friend

    My mom was a super wonderful lady. She passed away a few years ago from a car accident. Here's the thing I was thirteen and had just started my period and we didn't have any feminine hygyiene products in the house so she went to the store to buy me some along with a few other...
    teenmania teenmania
    16-17, F
    Aug 15, 2007

    I Get Sad

    i get sad bout my mom that she is not livin her life the way she should be, that she limits herself that she doesnt have more outlets, i think of this a lot, i just want her to be happy
    Donalh Donalh
    22-25, M
    3 Responses Jun 14, 2008

    My Mom And Me

    When I was little I was so terrified of my mother because she had a really bad temper.  I feel like her temper was a very destructive force in my life, it affected everything and everyone.  She got mad about everything.  And I mean really mad.  I spent the year of grade 12...
    satelliteoflove satelliteoflove
    22-25, F
    1 Response May 5, 2012

    Changing Residences

    I am sad about my mother because in less than two weeks I will be placing her in a residential Alzheimer's care facility. I don't know how I'm going to manage this. Mama has been with me 24/7 for the past two years. I've taken about five days off so I could do things with...
    jw812 jw812
    51-55
    1 Response Oct 3, 2009

    I m tired of being sad today ,

    because my grand mother has been admitted in the hospital today , idk when she will be good .
    Sonjay22 Sonjay22
    22-25, M
    1 Response Mar 16, 2015

    My Mother's 78th Birthday....did She Know What It Was About?

    July 1 is my mother's birthday.  This year she turned 78.  Her life is a horror of sorts given that she is being robbed of her faculties by Alzheimer's disease. I love her, and yet I wasn't there.  I feel sad but I am sure seeing her would have made me sadder...
    ginger1979 ginger1979
    41-45, F
    1 Response Jul 3, 2007

    Sad and Angry......

    because she has been ill since january, and after many doctoe hospital appointment's we have only just been told she has live cancer, i am sad because sine febuary i have ask'ed repeatedly if she could have cancer because of the symtoms my mum has been showing.. all have said No...
    mini1 mini1
    41-45
    Jul 12, 2008

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    deleted deleted
    26-30
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    I always feel ashamed of hating my mom, but I just can't help it no matter how much I try to be patient and understanding towards her behavior. She's emotionally abusive to...
    alex0995 alex0995
    18-21, F
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    Apr 17
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    22-25, F
    1 Response Apr 17
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    46-50, F
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    twilightbutterfly twilightbutterfly
    36-40, F
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    LeahLovee LeahLovee
    70+, F
    7 Responses Apr 12
    I was always good in everything. I was always an enthusiastic person with high range of positivity. On the other hand my mom is a sick manipulator and an abusive person. All...
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    16-17, F
    Apr 11
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    ThunderWaffles ThunderWaffles
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    aproudwoman aproudwoman
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    LysanderFremont LysanderFremont
    26-30, M
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    toniyl toniyl
    36-40, F
    Apr 10
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    EkuV EkuV
    18-21, F
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    SladeBolinLeaderofEp SladeBolinLeaderofEp
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    chelliebean01 chelliebean01
    18-21, F
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    Kimberlybucklandz1093 Kimberlybucklandz1093
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    hippiechick333 hippiechick333
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    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Apr 8
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    OpenlyHonestly OpenlyHonestly
    22-25, F
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    astro00 astro00
    22-25, M
    Apr 7
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    yayepisoverimsad yayepisoverimsad
    22-25, F
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    Torinado Torinado
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    lifeseemstosuck lifeseemstosuck
    18-21, F
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