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I Am Searching For Who I Am

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 108 People

    Mental Break

    I am taking a break from life I am going to an isolated area by myself for a few weeks. I can't figure out how to quit hurting the ones I love I ruin every relationship I have ever been in. I hope I find a way to change myself for the better
    xHurley xHurley 31-35, M Feb 27, 2013

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    Who Am I Really??

    How did I get so lost?  I always had a good sense of self growing up.  I was so confident- I always put my all into reaching and accomplishing every goal I ever had.  I was healthy and active and quite happy.  Now I am so uncertain,  scared, unhealthy...
    chiak chiak 36-40, F 3 Responses Feb 18, 2009

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    The Questions

    Is it real? Is it made up? Is it what I want? Is it what I have or do I really have it after all?
    fungirlmmm fungirlmmm 41-45, F 1 Response Jun 20, 2012

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    Who The Hell Am I?

    During my senior year of hs I made the tragic mistake of giving in to peer pressure and transforming my self into someone I'm really not. Up until that time, I'd had my act totally together; my grades were high, I had a small but very close circle of friends I could rely on, and...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Mar 25, 2012

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    Sacred Name

      I remember searching for my true name. Then when I had the good fortune to drown I was able to embrace the Devine on the other side. I felt that I could ask one quick question and asked what is my true name? The answer was literally Devine. My ideal self was I-Devine...
    Dewduster Dewduster 66-70, M 3 Responses Feb 19, 2009

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    Self-discovering.

    Hi! I'm new here so... I hope I can find someone to share my feelings with. :) Here goes... Each day, I feel like I'm forgetting who the real me is. My personality changes each day and it leaves me clueless to why it's happening. Then suddenly I'm escaping from my...
    techystones techystones 18-21, F 1 Response Oct 6, 2009

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    Still Searching For Real Me..

    I have always had this feeling of not really knowing the real me and besides that..having a low esteem and confidence. Recently..I am kind of gaining my self esteem and confidence because of my partner who encourages me and also always tell me the things I am good at that gives...
    lifeblock lifeblock 26-30, F 3 Responses Jun 30, 2011

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    Who Am I?

    I don't know who I am. I don't think I ever did to be honest. I have tried to search within me but I just am afraid to anymore. Afraid I will get lost somehow. I am scared of few things but one thing I am is of never finding who I am in life. I don't...
    kthimm1 kthimm1 18-21, F 1 Response Apr 6, 2009

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    Related Experiences

    I don't expect others to blindly accept me and not have some of their own personal standards. I like to surround myself with people who realize and enjoy the fact that life is...
    ProcessOfBecoming ProcessOfBecoming 18-21, T 2 Responses 2 days ago

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    I'm a therian in California looking for members to join the Ominous pack.
    TobiasUnknown TobiasUnknown 13-15, M 4 days ago

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    M Search For Enlightenment A friend and I were talking today about our dreams. I have asked many people in my life about what their biggest dreams are. Most say earn enough to...
    texaspilot texaspilot 46-50, M 11 Responses 4 days ago

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    Not for my appearance, or my actions. Not for my personality, or the way I think. As long as I'm not hurting anyone for doing them, I'm not apologizing.
    eleaaaanor eleaaaanor 16-17, F 5 days ago

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    nope! I am one of a kind and i will not change and or apologize for who i am.you can accept me or not accept me I'm okay with that you obviously weren't good enough to be in it
    cieloissky cieloissky 16-17, F 5 days ago

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    ...i used to do everything they wanted me to do, except have friends. when i started talking to guys to meet them as friends back when i was 25, 10 years ago, i started going out...
    sunriseinmyeyes sunriseinmyeyes 31-35, F 5 days ago

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    I'm a feminist and intellectual who is also a sugar baby and girlfriend. I make my decisions based on my own morality and I am not ashamed.
    secretsugar secretsugar 22-25, F 2 Responses 5 days ago

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    I am Lucie-Joséphe Marie-France Ducos of La Trinité, Martinique. I'm nineteen years old and a survivor. I am looking at my choices for a future that will be bright!
    Ducostrinity Ducostrinity 18-21, F 6 Responses 5 days ago

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    I have many sides, I am sarcastic, sometimes I'm funny, other times I'm protective, or on the mood for a fight, sometimes I just want to curl up with a book, some days I want to...
    Youngandsarcastic Youngandsarcastic 13-15, F 1 Response 5 days ago

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    I don't care who you are. If you accept me I'll accept you. If you don't accept me then you're missing out on a great person/weirdo/friend/nerd/student/student/Etc. You're missing...
    eharber97 eharber97 18-21, M 6 days ago

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    I'll like to be accepted for me not for people think I am I'm bi I do think girls are cute but some boys make me feel so strange inside but anyway I'm also something no one truly...
    Antcraft101 Antcraft101 22-25, M 2 Responses 6 days ago

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    For a long enough time, I was so ashamed that I liked Men too, I'd feel very guilty of fantasizing about them, it would throw me in a depressive mood afterwards, which lead to bad...
    curiousdweller curiousdweller 22-25, F 12 Responses 6 days ago

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    All i want is acceptance from my family and from the society because being gay is not too easy for me ????????
    Mhaerkit Mhaerkit 16-17, M 6 Responses Feb 2

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    never waste your time trying to explain who you are to people who are committed to misunderstanding you...
    deleted deleted 26-30 6 Responses Jan 31

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    I think I may have found someone to share things with. Not sure if she is a soulmate yet, but she is really amazing. We have been dating for 3 months now and last night we kissed...
    TryingToLoveLifeNow TryingToLoveLifeNow 18-21, F 2 Responses Jan 31

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    I am a licensed educator who was never able to find a teaching job. I tried different things in my life but I have always wanted to teach kindergarten. I am afraid that because of...
    ahughes27 ahughes27 26-30, F Jan 30

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    I want people to accept me for who I am. I have flaws but that doesn't make me a bad person and when people point them out it makes me miserable cause all I wanna do is live my...
    deleted deleted 26-30 7 Responses Jan 30

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    It's my birthday. That means I get to act anyway I want. Followed by me doing the same thing every day for the rest of the year.
    savoy2 savoy2 46-50, M Jan 30

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    hi. I am me and no one can change that, so accept me for who I am, or leave me be.
    JTurner2002 JTurner2002 13-15, F 1 Response Jan 29

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    Day 2.. Rejected 2.. Don't ever entertain who says "love you" with in one day.. Hehe.. **** happens..
    zmilenseor zmilenseor 31-35, M Jan 29

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    "Your religion is against homosexuality, am I right?" she asked as she brushed her hair. "Yeah." I replied without paying too much attention. "Why do you ask?" I glanced at my...
    homeskilletx homeskilletx 18-21, F 8 Responses Jan 29

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    I was reflecting about somethings that are going on in my life right now and I've realized that I can really be who I really am with some determinate people, just a few ones that...
    gloomykidd gloomykidd 13-15, M 1 Response Jan 28

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    This is how God made me! So I embrace every flaw in my being! I can't wait for the 'Truth' to come, His perfect time! I can't wait to be relieved from my misery and mystery! So now...
    22depth 22depth 22-25, F Jan 28

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    Yes,I accept everyone for who they are.you may make bad choices but no ones perfect I make plenty of mistakes.if u feel comfortable to share anything to me then Thats good enough...
    cieloissky cieloissky 16-17, F 4 Responses Jan 27

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    I have reached a point in life where I feel it is no longer necessary to try and impress anyone. If they like me the way I am, good. I they don't, it's their loss. This is my life...
    RLBi RLBi 22-25, F 11 Responses Jan 26

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    Don't lie yourself girl! you are lazy for real! you can't do it for real! Why you said it was not your fault? it's not because of the weather, your illness, situation, people...
    kimlys kimlys 18-21, F Jan 26

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    Oh, To Be Loved Like This For Who I Am, As I Am. Maybe a futile dream in these autumn days of my life, but hope lives on. And because love battles not just in its own burning...
    Carissimi Carissimi 56-60, F 3 Responses Jan 25

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    I'm the type of person that loves communication with anyone and everyone. If you are nice and sweet to me I do the same. Im just tired of having someone there than all of a sudden...
    mlarso1985 mlarso1985 26-30, F 1 Response Jan 24

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    i love wearing silky nighties feel so good against my body
    rogerbryant12 rogerbryant12 51-55, M 1 Response Jan 24

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    why are those are hitted in HEART which are true to love, why CNT the love b forever nd never part above,, evn do I adore u how cn u leave me,,??? how can u say its over whn for me...
    arjish arjish 18-21, M Jan 24

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    My name is Lilian Nyaguthie Mwai, am a Kenyan citizen living in Finland. I have decided to come out and share my story so the world can know that racial segregation still exists. I...
    Marvelas Marvelas 22-25, M 4 Responses Jan 23

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    I am who I am...I refuse to live according to how you want me to be. I only have one life and I choose to live it doing what makes me happy...being me :) If someone doesn't like...
    bluesky1223 bluesky1223 18-21, M 1 Response Jan 22

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    I accept them for who they are, but this doesn't mean I enjoy everyone's company. I'm simply saying that people show you who they are... Don't expect them to be someone they are...
    HeUsedToBeMine HeUsedToBeMine 31-35, F 1 Response Jan 22

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