I Am Scared of What the Future Holds

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 379 People

    What will be there for me in the future other

    than death? I struggle with this everyday. The point that it paralyzes me I neglect the fact that I must do something about my present. Its morbid, i know. Maybe i think to much about it. Which is why i am forgetting in order to prepare myself for the battle with the future i...
    pusongpalaboy pusongpalaboy
    36-40, M
    Jul 7, 2015

    Aren't we all are? Even

    if we detailedly planned it there are inevitable events where we fail to calculate and analyse. The future will always and forever be uncertain.
    thelittlemonster thelittlemonster
    22-25, F
    1 Response Mar 16, 2015

    I'm scared of what choices I will have to make

    in the future, what will happen, what won't, all the things I want to do what happens when I can't, it's scary thinking about the choices that you will have to make that will affect the rest of your life. But I'm also excited as it will be a new adventure
    ScarM3 ScarM3
    18-21, F
    Mar 15, 2015

    You might ask why I am scared?

    Well, I don't like the direction that the world is headed in, not only for the environment, but the way that people don't get along with each other, the way other countries can't get along with other ones, and also, being a citizen born in the US is great, but I don't think the...
    mavrick0417 mavrick0417
    41-45, M
    8 Responses Mar 17, 2015

    I've posted on here before

    and lately shy away from this sort of thing because when I am feeling down and need some sort of encouragement it tends to turn around and slap me while I'm already down, mainly by getting replies from people who insult me. My main prob is not being sure if I'm just too weird...
    LaGentilleDame LaGentilleDame
    31-35, F
    Feb 24, 2015

    My moms bipolar, my dad an alcoholic,

    because of his problem he's angry all the time and is abusive towards me! I was in a abusive relationship and was raped twice it seems like the pain never ends! I started acting out and I've made some pretty bad choices! I smoked weed, had sex a few times, smoked cigarettes, and...
    skysplits skysplits
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Aug 15, 2014

    I need a change moving

    or staying . Both roads carry a lot of changes and I am not ready :( but I do need a change !
    cryforthemoonlight cryforthemoonlight
    22-25, F
    Oct 14, 2015

    We are not here to wait

    for the storm to pass but to learn to dance in the rain!
    skysplits skysplits
    18-21, F
    1 Response Aug 19, 2014

    The only thing I fear I can't make my dream

    true in my life I fear I can't get through taking a competitive examination
    nimkansiri nimkansiri
    22-25, F
    Mar 16, 2015

    My life doesn't not suck,

    but I don't really like it; I'm always working to get better and better, I've reached some of my small goals, but it's the big ones that scare the hell out of me, I'm always afraid that I might not reach them, that I will probably retrograde, or something bad might happen...
    ZAINna ZAINna
    18-21, F
    1 Response Dec 19, 2014

    This is becoming more

    and more of a problem for me...😔
    Roz2014 Roz2014
    41-45, F
    1 Response Mar 16, 2015
    umayyad umayyad
    31-35, M
    Mar 28, 2015

    I'm scared I won't get into college I'm scared

    because I cry every night almost I'm scared because I don't have the best grade I'm scared of living in poverty I'm scared and young and oh so very scared that it hurts so much
    MkayDen MkayDen
    18-21, F
    1 Response Jan 20, 2014

    The future is uncertain.

    Whatever lies ahead of me I pray that it'll be good.
    thelittlemonster thelittlemonster
    22-25, F
    Feb 26, 2015

    The only thing to fear about the future is the

    damage we do to the earth as the years go by..... Everything else can be " fixed" ..... Ruining the earths ability to sustain human life can not
    rightthr7 rightthr7
    46-50, M
    Mar 16, 2015
    demming93 demming93
    22-25, T
    Mar 1, 2015

    Not Sure

    I hurt my wife by not showing her love. Worried about the future of our marriage.
    cdipholland cdipholland
    Jul 21, 2012
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