I Am So Frustrated With My Life and Feel Stuck

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    deleted deleted
    Aug 24, 2015

    Nothing will ever go right.

    Ughhhh! I feel like I need to run away more as an adult than I ever did as a kid. I will never meet someone who understands it. I live in a vicious circle of depression. I try to do something to improve my circumstances, then something will happen, and I get dragged right back...
    Ag0405 Ag0405
    26-30, F
    1 Response Jul 21, 2014

    I had always been interested in the arts,

    Chinese calligraphy. I even spent a month in Taiwan to learn mandarin; I'm not Chinese. Now returning back to Singapore after a year there. I came back and found myself in a deep state of depression and feeling uninspired everyday. I feel that everything is not the same anymore...
    Malikbm007 Malikbm007
    26-30, M
    Mar 30, 2015
    learellie learellie
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Dec 24, 2015

    So Frustrated

    I am so mad lately. I know it's stupid because I know it's life and these are everyday small things. I hate when know one seems to listen to you. I hate that I am a supervisor at my job and no one has time to help me or follow what I want in order. I feel like when others tell me...
    Pjs21 Pjs21
    1 Response Mar 28, 2013

    I hate this situation I'm in right now.

    Do I belong anywhere?? WIll things ever get better?? I don't even know what to do or think anymore!!
    jennajones2397 jennajones2397
    18-21, F
    3 Responses Oct 28, 2015

    I feel like I'm stuck in my life ,

    I'm so ready for change I'm about to go to high school and I've been doing volleyball for a year and I'm already tired of it , I want a new house because I hate my room and I never go out anymore like I used too
    talialampkin talialampkin
    16-17, F
    Apr 19, 2015

    I have a daughter named Maya

    and she is 13 months old. I am not married to her father but we did get engaged a couple years ago. Sometimes I feel bad that I didn't wait until marriage and do things the right way. I always feel like the older generation looks down at me for that and I also don't feel...
    Saphirediamonds Saphirediamonds
    31-35, F
    Mar 18, 2015

    I don't even know why I'm sad.

    I have 5 siblings and I live w 4 of them and I don't like them, well at least I'm sure I don't like my 11 y/o brother, he's slow and I get mad at him for doing nothing sometimes idek what's wrong w me. My family's having financial problems so we can't shop or enjoy expensive...
    howlovelyx howlovelyx
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Apr 12, 2015
    obliviousmystic obliviousmystic
    26-30, F
    1 Response Aug 17, 2014

    My husband yelled at me again on the top of his

    lungs: " Get out, GET OUT, GET OUT". I got out of our bedroom, not surprised, but sad that I am still in this situation. I applied for a scholarship at his work. Months later they told me they would give me 250 dollars and ask for a photo. I didn't know what kind of photo they...
    chanqua chanqua
    1 Response Sep 7, 2015

    This mainly has to do with my job.

    I need it to pay the bills, but I'd rather be doing something I love. Why must it take so long to get anywhere in life?
    nocturnalhound nocturnalhound
    31-35, M
    Sep 4, 2015
    Ricesha Ricesha
    18-21, F
    Oct 17, 2015

    I am 26 years old, no husband,

    no children. What's wrong with me??
    DanielleMaree DanielleMaree
    26-30, F
    6 Responses Oct 5, 2014

    Feeling like a prisoner in my own body.

    I want to feel but I'm mentally numb, stress is killing me.... Feels like Moses, 15 years myself,lol. When does that's button click that allows me to feel okay about being okay..where does it come from? Why do I care but don't...s.o.s. exhausted. Stoic~
    deleted deleted
    1 Response Apr 21, 2014

    Alright, so here's my story.

    I'll try to keep this with an introduction or at least the shorter version. You can 't believe how 'happy' I am that I have found this site and to read that I am not the only person struggling with little things in life! I am happy to finally write my story down, knowing that...
    Guuguubarra Guuguubarra
    31-35, F
    1 Response Dec 26, 2013

    I am so bored. i am bored with my marriage.

    i am bored with my job..my friends..my surroundings. i want to move out of state.maybe even out of the country...i want to travel. i want to do something that helps people. i feel like my job does not contribute to society, to the community or to my own well being..but i dont...
    lunal0vegood lunal0vegood
    26-30, F
    1 Response Jan 23, 2014

    I'm sorry if I'm b*******

    and complaing about this but so what. You don't know how frustrating it is seeing someone with a boyfriend and I'm single and still waiting for my prince in shining armor
    deleted deleted
    1 Response Dec 31, 2015

    Im So Lost Right Now And Feel So Stuck

    You know what, it takes everyone around me telling me that I'm doing good or I'm doing better and that I've come along way, just for me to be able to think that. But overall I just feel like I'm in a hole with no way out. And being happy seemed to just turn into....a dream...
    chris619er chris619er
    1 Response Apr 9, 2012
    jonnvee jonnvee
    18-21, F
    1 Response Feb 9, 2015

    I'm sick of everyone trying to take control

    over me and my life choices half the things aren't even of their control and im stuck. Nobody is willing to listen around here and when they blow up at me it ends up my fault and it's reversed.
    CosmicEvan CosmicEvan
    22-25, T
    Oct 15, 2015

    50 yrs old, husband, dad

    and sales professional. Lost my job 18 months ago after 12 years with the same company, won 9 National Sales Rep of the Year Awards and still can't find a good job. Feel I have solid qualifications and submit resumes but don't get called for interviews. Doing all kinds of odd...
    UptightDAD UptightDAD
    51-55, M
    2 Responses Apr 21, 2014

    Tried my best to connect with somebody

    who could help me with my unconventional tastes.....not gonna happen. Adios
    deleted deleted
    1 Response Mar 19, 2015

    Alot Is The Word

    I'm in a weird spot. It sucks not always having money, not completing work, many things of wide range are frustrating for me. Whether its things going on in world such as the media screwing with everything and the two stupid political parties arguing over everything; social...
    BurningFist BurningFist
    22-25, M
    1 Response Sep 17, 2013

    Money money FREAKING money is the biggest pain

    in the a$$ then there's school then every-FREAKING-thing else **** **** aaaaaaaaahhhhhhhhhh
    BurningFist BurningFist
    22-25, M
    Dec 10, 2015

    Nothing seems important anymore.

    It feels like I'm becoming numb. Maybe I'm just tired.. Tired of struggling.. Tired of frustration.. Tired of existing in a world where on the daily I feel inferior. No, it's not a lack of self-confidence on the interior. It's a lack of resources which lead to a lack of...
    deleted deleted
    4 Responses Aug 25, 2014

    I want to travel outside my country.

    before i have money but still haven't got my passport now, I finally got my passport but don't have money.
    hellgaquinn hellgaquinn
    26-30, F
    Oct 30, 2015

    I'm 38. When I was 28 I met someone in my

    hometown and fell in love and moved to a far away city with him. We married and have the house and the baby and then he turned and we divorced at 35 years old. Took me 3 years to get over it and I woke up one morning and I feel old and exhausted. I wish I could leave this town...
    fearlessmom fearlessmom
    41-45, F
    2 Responses Jun 22, 2014

    I am running out of options.

    For the past three years, I have been seriously working on my mental health issues. I've been through a few therapists and doctors now. They used to be able to help me. I was on medicine that was making things a little easier to do and I was taking a class. I cared about making...
    Twon Twon
    3 Responses Mar 19, 2015

    I'm 20 years old and I feel

    so frustrated. I feel like I haven't done anything significant with my life and am tired of school. I just feel like I'm wasting time in school. I just want to start a business and not be a part of the rat race. I worry a lot and feel extremely frustrated. I don't really know...
    chocolatestarfish123 chocolatestarfish123
    22-25, M
    1 Response Jun 22, 2014

    I'm only in high school.

    I have an amazing girlfriend who honestly is the love of my life. (We are both the type of people who are that dedicated) She pulls me through a lot of things but I don't know grades are a huge portion of me and that is a struggle for me. I can't do have that perfect 4.0 that my...
    strugglingsam strugglingsam
    16-17, M
    Apr 20, 2016

    I am so depressed and unhappy with my life.

    Im 21 years old I still live at home. I want to desperately move out on my own because my mom house is filled up with like 8 people I don't even have my own room anymore. I'm workin a job where I barely make 600 every two weeks doing disgusting work that I hate (I'm a caregiver...
    coleworld01 coleworld01
    22-25, F
    1 Response May 13, 2014

    I don't know what to do about the anxiety i

    have every day at school. I'm constantly faced with the fact that i was once again sexually abused, and not inly that, but the ******* got off scot free. Plus, no one blames the teacher. No one but me.
    zydeko zydeko
    Feb 25, 2015

    So I'm 19 years old about to be 20 in

    lest then a month... I have a bf he leaves in Chicago and I was planing on going to visit him and ask my parents for permission to be respectful. Now, I regret even asking them because all they doing is not letting me go and making a big deal about. My mom even wants to talk to...
    ddanniiella ddanniiella
    22-25, F
    1 Response May 29, 2015

    every day goes by but with every day gone its

    another day I feel more empty I feel more alone school is the worst time I smile and laugh around people yet I'm crying inside my mom sees the pain this deep pain inside me stuck the pain I want gone to live to be able to be myself around everyone to be able to show people I'm...
    neonpinkcupcakelover neonpinkcupcakelover
    18-21, F
    1 Response Apr 2, 2015

    im tired of everyone's else's babies

    crying BUT..BUT i refuse to add to the masses
    deleted deleted
    1 Response Dec 26, 2015


    14 years old. Not pretty, not ugly, but average. I fall into the background, but always perfered being behind the scenes to being in front of the crowd. So why am I so frustrated? I get great grades, am on the honor roll, and have a nice selection of friends that support me. Why...
    iwantout101 iwantout101
    5 Responses Sep 10, 2011

    Life has become so monotonous

    and boring.. It just revolves around my family, job and my boyfriend.. everyday it's same thing.. can not go out or have to reach home on time.. its family after all.. They are concerned. then it's job.. comitment towards work.. my boyfriend who is always busy in his work and...
    deleted deleted
    2 Responses Dec 24, 2015

    i stopped taking my meds

    for depression. its been two days. just so done with everything and everyone.
    learellie learellie
    18-21, F
    1 Response Apr 1, 2016

    Please keep reading to the end,

    there's more to it than the title. Met a guy on the cruise I just got back from today. I can't stop thinking about him. He sorta showed interest to me but ya know, you never really can tell. I wish for once that the guy I love could love me back. He is everything I could want...
    CrazyMetalPunk CrazyMetalPunk
    16-17, F
    Apr 18, 2016

    I lost my Father at the age of 13 I am

    now 15 turning 16 in June. I miss him so much & ever since he had past things had never been the same. Me & my mom stop getting along & my sister & I have 3 brothers & I am very close with 1. My Daddy was the bread winner & as soon as he died things really took a turn with Money...
    sadgirl300 sadgirl300
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Apr 23, 2014

    I am sitting at work right

    now while my older sister sits in her chair and bosses me around; "Do this, call this guy, drop this off". I can't take it. I am a musician and the only thing withholding me from my dream is the family business which I was forced into. I wasn't made for the industrious world. I...
    Lorenzo23 Lorenzo23
    26-30, M
    1 Response Mar 31, 2014

    How do people concentrate

    for long periods of time (like more than an hour)? I can't even stay on task for more than 10 minutes! I honestly haven't noticed this before, but now that there's difficult and so much more work for me to do, I'm falling behind in my classes. I don't understand. Even when I...
    quirkyyy quirkyyy
    18-21, F
    Mar 2, 2015

    I have been feeling so confused

    and lost. In high school I was involved in everything and was the valediction. Now I feel completely stuck. Due to money I had to leave the university I was in, I was constantly sick and now have medical bills on top of money I owe to the college. Then 5 family members past away...
    MysticallyForbidden MysticallyForbidden
    22-25, F
    2 Responses Aug 24, 2014

    I am so lonely and craving

    for attention and love... I just want someone who love me and ride with me through everything. I feel so alone and idk what to do anymore. Humans need to be touched and I don't mean sexually I mean in general. Noones touched me for sometime now... Ughh
    oliviatee oliviatee
    18-21, F
    1 Response Sep 19, 2014

    sometimes I question

    why I'm Here Is this all a nightmare I will wake up from
    neonpinkcupcakelover neonpinkcupcakelover
    18-21, F
    Apr 4, 2015

    The only thing that makes me happy at the

    moment is seeing myself hanging from a ceiling or with a bullet hole in my head. fact is my life at the moment is no where near where i thought it would be at 19. instead i am depressed all the time and i have to work two full time jobs at really ****** fast food restaurants so...
    depressedastonvillafan depressedastonvillafan
    22-25, M
    1 Response Jun 2, 2015

    I'm still at university

    but I just feel like I do the same thing over and over again especially holidays. Somedays I just want to disappear somewhere or go on an adventure, find a perfect place to spend the day but being broke kind of makes that a bit more difficult. I don't know I'm just sick of my...
    Ailurus23 Ailurus23
    22-25, M
    1 Response Jul 21, 2014
    kcochrane2000 kcochrane2000
    16-17, F
    Dec 26, 2014

    I Want Out!

    ugh! I don't know what to do!! I just turned 40 and I feel my life is a bore! Definitely not where I wanted to be at this age! 18 yr marriage to a couch potato and still live at the same small condo! Nothing to show for all these years! I want to leave, but have so many second...
    Trekkeyone Trekkeyone
    3 Responses Dec 20, 2011

    I just want to go away

    and have some time to myself. I need to think things out. I need to get away, and I want to say what I feel, but I feel like they're not going to listen. I feel like crying over it, but tears won't do anything. I just want to get away from it all.
    Kperr14 Kperr14
    16-17, F
    3 Responses Apr 21, 2014

    I am on my PhD since 3 years

    and dont seem to be getting anywhere! My supervisor just doesnt let me live. my friend adviced i consult a professional to get through this. Lets see how it goes! Or else i'll just give up now. 
    willson191 willson191
    26-30, M
    1 Response Jan 29, 2015

    Trying to stay positive

    but the world is full of arseholes
    DanielleMaree DanielleMaree
    26-30, F
    1 Response Oct 16, 2014
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