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I Am Scared of Life

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    Most of time, I'm happy.

    But sometimes I feel very scared and unstable. I am trying my best to recognize what's given to me and appreciate what I have. Maybe I'm trying too hard. It gets to me sometimes and that I feel very alone and scared. It helps to speak it out loud. Well, I wish I was close to my...
    Emily712 Emily712 31-35, F 1 Response Jul 28

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    Challenges

    Challenges,Frighten me,Like life,It's the same,Don't like dicing around,Takin' chances,That's what life's all about,I 'm scared,Don't like it,Can I get off?
    startinover1 startinover1 46-50 May 15, 2012

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    Shut-in; From Promise To Disaster

    I am a 24 year old female and I have been a shut-in ever since I started college, but it all built up way before that. Up until I was 6 years old - I lived somewhere else. A place where I had many family members who cared about me. Lots of cousins my age. I was developing...
    che244 che244 22-25 Jan 2, 2012

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    I am afraid of relationships. So much so I have learned that it prevents me from having relationships. Even if I have met someone and we are planning to do something, I'll cancel...
    VarianWrynn VarianWrynn 46-50, M 1 Response 12 hrs ago

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    But it is. Everyday I wake up I think about my past. I can't move forward mentally. My brain is so consumed with my past self (childhood). I experienced so many trials as a kid...
    forestchild forestchild 22-25, F 1 Response Oct 30

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    I'm so F()$@ing Alone I know plenty of people in my life. I used to think I was alone when I was surrounded by people. Now I realize, I'm so alone because, I am alone. It's a...
    Atlas0Scar Atlas0Scar 18-21, M Nov 8

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    I'm scared of... probably hundreds of things in this world. Many of these fear came from my past, came from random moments and others were just because I had them. And most of them...
    jxstagirl jxstagirl 13-15, F Nov 7

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    Fear of life We are a living part of creation empowered by spirit. Inside each living creature lives a soul. It pushes us drives us affects us in every possible way. Every faith...
    anamikanta anamikanta 31-35 Nov 9

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    Yup I get scared. I get scared after watch scary movies at night and I get scared when I go on a night time walk. My biggest fear is being replaced. I hate it but I can't help it...
    Raptax231 Raptax231 18-21, M 1 Response Nov 5

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    ^ Of the results of my actions today and of never finding a significant other. I acted without thinking and did not handle a situation with my usual tact and grace. I'm scared of...
    Shiznitone Shiznitone 22-25, M Nov 11

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    Well here I am, back again and updating this topic. I have had a couple of weeks to give more thought to my life - am I happy with it at the moment?...... No! I feel restricted. My...
    tcennoC tcennoC 51-55, M 2 Responses Nov 12

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    So I know my other stories have been depressing and mostly me being so negative saying I'll never find love, or that happiness of a relationship.. well that's true, but it's just...
    kmisfit123 kmisfit123 16-17, F 1 Response 1 day ago

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    Life Is Awesome If you Do it Right 0. Respect Respect and honor yourself and others ( if they do the same to you , if not , then you do the same to them or try to completely...
    antoneli antoneli 18-21, M 4 Responses 3 hrs ago

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    A month ago, someone I know well passed away, I attended his funeral and we took him to the grave and I saw the whole ceremony till we closed the grave. Very strange feeling to...
    zolito zolito 31-35, M 2 Responses Nov 1

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    Its that wonderful thing we call fear...again! It must be! It surely is the only answer to explain constant procrastination. I have noticed ( not sure if you have ;) that it doesn...
    LifeOfARoseCat LifeOfARoseCat 36-40, F 1 Response Nov 9

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    I'm very lost right now. & I've been feeling so alone and depressed for the past month or so. I met this guy last year & we instantly hit it off. We became best friends and he...
    saralondono saralondono 13-15, F 2 Responses Nov 10

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    I can relate to this COMPLETELY... I found this story and copied a snippet from it… I have changed it a little bit cos some of it is not true but I changed it to the truth and...
    Misscoconut Misscoconut 16-17, F Nov 13

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    Its awful, feeling this way. Im TERRIFIED of being in a relationship. I'm scared that I will be played. I'm scared that I'll never be good enough, or pretty enough. When did this...
    Shanyyyy18 Shanyyyy18 22-25, F 2 Responses Nov 13

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    I'm so scared of it somedays. People treat old people like a disease or like they are a joke. Just because of their outward appearance. Especially teenagers. It makes me so sad...
    1lonelydaisy 1lonelydaisy 41-45 1 Response 2 days ago

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    I only have one week of high-school left. Ever. It feels so weird to think that I was in a "safe environment" for about 12 years and that I'll be 18 soon and I will have to make...
    Frangenia Frangenia 16-17 Oct 27

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    I don't know what life has in store for me and I'm going to be leaving for college soon. I guess I'm just scared that I'll be living alone for the first time in my life. How do I...
    Coletteisawesome Coletteisawesome 16-17, F Oct 28

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    It never really occurred to me that my teachers could be a danger to me or anyone around me until the day I graduated from Primary school. I saw this teacher(who never taught me...
    AbyssalSilence AbyssalSilence 13-15, F 1 Response Oct 27

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    in changing my life right now i mean i want to rewind my life right now and change some things that i've done and things that have happened so that the outcome of rewinding can be...
    moanaj moanaj 16-17, F 2 Responses 9 hrs ago

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    I really enjoy the lifestyle. Not just the bedroom stuff. Currently I am looking for a female sub. Her body type doesn't matter nor her experience in the lifestyle. If your...
    Cloudwolf1313 Cloudwolf1313 26-30, M 8 hrs ago

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    I'm scared of falling in love. I'm scared of being friends. I'm scared of talking. I'm scared if social interaction because what if they judge me
    rawerimadino rawerimadino 16-17, F 4 Responses Nov 4

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    I find myself over thinking new relationships, contemplating on if we are taking it to fast, getting to close. On how I can nurture this new fragile relationship so it could...
    Scarlett13 Scarlett13 18-21, F 1 Response Nov 5

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    It's my birthday in 6 days. If I'm honest I didn't think that I would ever see the end of my depression; if anything I thought it would see the end of me. At some point in the dark...
    js246 js246 22-25 Nov 6

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    I feel like I am stuck in the past, that I haven't been living up to my potential, and the older the more I feel like a complete failure. I'm 28 years and I haven't finished...
    banana257 banana257 26-30, F Nov 7

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    Not sure of what the future will bring. I have faith that whatever happens I can handle. But I would really like it if life would just cut me a break once in a while so i can...
    verityspice verityspice 36-40, F 1 Response Nov 8

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    I'm starting to notice my parents getting older. My mom works hard at home and I'm noticing things getting harder for her. And she doesn't have too many healthy habits. My dad...
    almaera almaera 18-21, F 1 Response Nov 17

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    It's not the actual dying I'm scared of, everyone dies, but it's the sadness people will feel when I'm gone, I cry everytime I think about it, what if it die while I'm young, I can...
    Bflyboo14 Bflyboo14 13-15, F Nov 17

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    My mom has said that she's okay with different sexual (and gender identities) for the most part but then she'll say things like my gay friend's son is bi because he's confused...
    CanaryChirps CanaryChirps 16-17, F Nov 17

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    I'm very scared of balloons. Especially the ones with helium. As a kid I ran out of the house when balloons were being popped by my mom. I can't stand the loud bang from a rubber...
    Balloonboy33 Balloonboy33 26-30, M 3 Responses Nov 4

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    Actually, I'm scared to hell of injections, but not from VC or IV needles or any needle used to draw blood outta my body. I know the needle will go directly to one of my veins. The...
    EarlPhantomhive EarlPhantomhive 18-21, F Nov 7

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    Everyone must think I have a terrible life and I hate everyone and I'm gloomy all the time on here! Use this website to vent and get it advice but when you meet me I'm always happy...
    LoveisBeautiful5013 LoveisBeautiful5013 18-21, F Nov 17

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    Every time I think about this my heart threatens to pound it's way out of my chest. Okay so I'm getting some feeling for this amazing guy. But I'm scared. And at first I thought...
    DeijiDaze DeijiDaze 18-21, F 4 days ago

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    Im going 18-19 and i know its young age to be upset but here it goes.... When i grew up i haded everything any1 could wish for a family,home,food and a good sense of humour and...
    Jcryan101 Jcryan101 18-21, M 3 days ago

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    If you work hard enough and don't lose sight of your dreams they will come true, but most people usually give up on this because they deem it as "impossible". Nothing is impossible...
    SunsetTears SunsetTears 18-21, F 11 hrs ago

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    It is not always clear what the reason is. With Thanksgiving just around the corner I am thankful those those people who have ventured through my life, either deliberately or by...
    lasergraph lasergraph 61-65, M 2 Responses 3 hrs ago

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    Hi my name is Sophiee and i would like to tell you about my boyfriend Ben when i met him i had given up on myself on life on everything and i had tried to commit suicide in the...
    SophieeChapman SophieeChapman 18-21, F 1 Response Oct 28

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    I am changing my entire life and I'm so scared it's hard to breathe sometimes. I moved to a new city and I'm trying to change careers. Its a weird process that has so many unknowns...
    Unseenthiseternalwanting Unseenthiseternalwanting 31-35, F Nov 2

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    Well I have to get test done on Monday to see if I have Leukaemia and lung cancer. My doctor is worried about me cause I have been bruising for no reason and he said that there is...
    Byebyebabe Byebyebabe 46-50, F 2 Responses Nov 2

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    Say what you want but this is my life & what you say, will not change the way I'm living my life. I've always been a self conscious person & I started to gain a little bit of...
    TheQuietOne92 TheQuietOne92 22-25, F Nov 2

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    soooo idk why i thought it would be a good idea to ask my dad about god's return and **** but like, he told me about this prophet who lived a long time ago and had a three part...
    theghostofmisty theghostofmisty 22-25, F Nov 4

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    last year i was raped and im always scared ive tried to kill myself everyday and night since it happened i feel so scared and alone my body is all cuts and scars i dont know what...
    alanahlouise alanahlouise 16-17, F 2 Responses Nov 9

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    I'm currently home alone with my two dogs and there are a bunch of noises in the bathroom from the wind blowing things around but I'm still scared as hell. Every time I try to calm...
    pkninja pkninja 13-15, F 3 Responses