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I Am So Unhappy With My Life

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 61 People

    Is It Me?

    this might take a while & not sure if it's in right place but need to talk! all my life I've been abused & rejected, never felt loved. mum was very abusive, physically & emotionally... always told me I was ugly, worthless and not as good as my older sister. I was a very withdrawn...
    haze54 haze54 51-55, F 1 Response Jul 27, 2013

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    I am a full time sophomore in college.

    But I unhappy, lonely, and struggling. I have friends. I have a best friend. I have a loving family. I have everything I need. And yet I'm not happy. I wake up every morning wishing that I never did. I'm unmotivated, uninspired, alone, and sad.
    lonedoge lonedoge 18-21, F 2 Responses Mar 9

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    Unhappyness Is Cruel Thing

    I have always planned my life. And it was going very well  and I  was not thinking that everything will turn out this way someday. But one day  I suddenly have chosen wrong direction and I cannot change anything already. From that day my life started to go down and...
    argham argham 22-25 1 Response Oct 7, 2008

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    So Unhappy

    i'm in a place in my life where, i dont know whats going to happy next. i have three kids and everything i do its for them. i dont do anything for me. i have always been unhappy and the couple of minutes of happiness i alway know its going to end. so i hurry up and end it because...
    kwilder2 kwilder2 31-35 1 Response May 23, 2010

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    In The Last Few Years

    I lost the spark in life, I lost all my ambition. I used to know exactly what i wanted and how i was going to get there, but in the last few years i have been a whole other person i have been borderline suicidal. I have attempted to kill my self And done everything in beatween...
    kv048k0knl kv048k0knl 16-17 1 Response May 20, 2010

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    Am I Ugly?

    I know it's a strange question and im not fishing for compliments. I have just been struggling with my appearence and confidence levels. And i just want to get this off my mind. Please give your honest opinion i feel like i need to know. :)
    Hammer92 Hammer92 18-21, M 1 Response Sep 9, 2011

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    Unhappy With My Life Part 1..(friend Betrayal)

    I am a 36 year old single mother of a new 5 month old baby girl who I love to pieces. My story: I just recently broke off from my 2 best friends (who are long distance). Both of my supposed friends "did not send" my new baby a gift when she was born. This really hurt my...
    whatismypurpose whatismypurpose 36-40, F 1 Response Dec 12, 2011

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    I Feel Like Everyone Hates Me

    I work as a superviser and was promoted within the company. My staff were all my friends when I was promoted. Now they take advantage of me and dont want to hang out or talk to me. i am easier on them because they are my friends. but i feel like they resent everything i ask them...
    Jan 19, 2013

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    Unhappy

    My name is jennifer. Im 28 yrs old. Im a mother of four and marryed 13 yrs. I have started feel unhappy alot laterly and I want to die. I feel lost like I dont belong here. I know I shouldnt feel this way but I cant seem to stop crying everyday. I just want to die.
    jen19842 jen19842 26-30 2 Responses Sep 30, 2012

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    Waiting For The Other Shoe To Drop

    My husband just confronted me with credit card bills claiming he knew nothing about me having them.  Which is a bald face lie he's watch me use them, but it is all my fault even though most of the clothes charged were for him.  Everything is all my fault.  The girls don't do...
    nonofyourbusiness nonofyourbusiness 41-45, F 1 Response Jun 3, 2012

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    My relationship. Everything.

    I just don't know what to do. I'm so miserable. Taylor just isn't here for me, she makes me feel worse now. But I can't leave her because I love her and I don't want to make her sad
    Betrbleave Betrbleave 18-21, F 1 Response Aug 29

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    Everyone Thinks I Have The Best Life Ever

    Hi my name is Belen but you can call me lisa if you wantt to be honest with you am only 16 i went throught hell and back with my family i also have a kids i have 2kids. One of them is 2 and her name is Emely and the other one just turned 1 amd her name is Lupita. Yes i go to...
    belenserrano belenserrano 16-17, F May 23, 2011

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    I Am Empty

    I am totally empty. My husband left me seven yrs ago Not fir anyone else he just left. We still talk as friends which everyone gives me flack but we are not as spouses. We haven't divorced because everything else keeps happening. I live in our hone and he helps with the...
    Sparkle932 Sparkle932 51-55, F 1 Response Mar 17, 2013

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    I Am Lost

    I have been meaning to write down how i have been feeling for a while now but had nowhere to put it. When coming across this website i figured it was the perfect place to express my feelings and tell my story. I am a 16 year old girl who doesn't remember what it's like to be...
    dancer7477 dancer7477 16-17, F 1 Response Jun 12, 2012

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    I Don't Know What To Do Anymore.

    My life has been a struggle from the age of 7 when my dad passed. But that's not what i'm here to talk about. First lets start with what i feel my problems are, i never ever used to think i was ugly but as i get older i am totally convincing myself i'm ugly through what people...
    Hammer92 Hammer92 18-21, M 2 Responses Aug 16, 2011

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    I feel so unhappy in life and have so much on my chest, I don't even know if life is really even worth living. I know I could never actually do it but sometimes I just think things...
    xXxDreamer24xXx xXxDreamer24xXx 16-17, F Sep 30

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    I have a degree but I work as a customer service. I feel like my life is empty I mean people younger than me have theis life pointing towards a bright future, they do residences...
    monaxi monaxi 18-21, M 1 Response 6 days ago

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    In your opinion , how much should you be unhappy to commit suicide؟
    nilz94 nilz94 18-21, F 1 Response Oct 6

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    I have lived and survived a life of poverty and abuse..all of them...emotional, physical, sexual etc. I'm also a product of my generation..smart and a late bloomer, life...
    khewster khewster 31-35, F 5 Responses Sep 22

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    I had a sexual dream just now. A dream where I am on the couch with a man..we are kissing and touching. There is sexual tension. I can feel him wanting to undress me etc etc. Then...
    inthesilence inthesilence 31-35, F a week ago

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    Today I feel like I'm gonna break!!! I cannot believe I allowed myself to get this low. Those that supposedly love me are just sucking the life out of me. Taking & taking. Sad part...
    mylifeoutloud mylifeoutloud 41-45, F 2 Responses Sep 25

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    I don't love myself and don't really want to live. But the people in my life wouldn't have the love I give them anymore and I wouldn't have the love they give me. As little as...
    ImNotReallyFine ImNotReallyFine 13-15, M Sep 22

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    I'm okay living with imperfect people and an imperfect life. We're human we can't explore without mistakes, and I'm okay with difficult people, or at least I try. ;)
    kiddishguy kiddishguy 26-30, M Sep 24

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    As I sit down at my desk, room cluttered with clothes from the night before, a table lamp, fluorescently lighting the room. As I stare at the pen and a empty sheet of paper. An...
    WarzJack WarzJack 22-25, M Sep 27

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    That's me. I'm so tired of his attitude.
    gottabebettertoo gottabebettertoo 31-35, F 3 Responses 7 hrs ago

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    My wife and I are both ex catholic. We are looking for a few close friends, to talk to about our beliefs
    skyboy4545 skyboy4545 61-65, M 4 Responses 4 days ago

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    I just can take it anymore .. I don't want to be here ..I'm better off dead:)
    Nobody1000 Nobody1000 13-15, F 1 Response Sep 30

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    What are we supposed to get out of it if its just a chance to pointlessly sit around and wait to die?
    TheKidInTheCorner TheKidInTheCorner 13-15, M 1 Response Oct 7

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    as simple as that!! this ep crap says please make your story longer well not much to say
    kinskibu kinskibu 31-35 Oct 11

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    Getting into relationships is good but getting hurt after all is the disaster.
    Lummaa Lummaa 13-15, F 2 Responses 4 days ago

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    Ugghhh I hate being bored.
    TheQueen2809 TheQueen2809 18-21, F 3 Responses 2 days ago

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    What is there to do when unhappiness comes your way. Even though you try to balance those chakras daily, keep good thoughts in your mind, try to smile and act content with life but...
    lutqueet lutqueet 56-60, F 1 Response Oct 8

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    I just typed out a condensed version of my eating disorder past -- I wanted to share it until I realized it really isn't condensed at 3 pages single spaced... I have struggled my...
    thelittlethings333 thelittlethings333 26-30, F Oct 11

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    I'm so unhappy with my life right now. I'm a very intelligent guy with a wide skill set, and I'm stuck in a really ****** job. I was in college, but I dropped out because I cannot...
    hockeyfanm13 hockeyfanm13 22-25, M 2 Responses 1 day ago

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    Each one of these words are so simple to say on their own, yet when you put them together it can transform into the hardest statement for someone to speak. "I love my life" and I...
    Cinci1993 Cinci1993 18-21, F 3 days ago

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    Been immigrants my family traveled to Sydney, Australia via small boats during the war. I had a very rough childhood growing up. My dad left my mum after I was born. A guy moved...
    zenzuu zenzuu 26-30, M Oct 2

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    I'm really just sick of my life. I don't have a broken home, or horrible parents or anything. I just hate the repetitiveness of life, going to school, coming home, doing homework...
    Jennnaaa Jennnaaa 13-15, F 2 Responses Oct 6

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    I think that its a good thing that we feel like we are meant todo something more with life,(i just came up with this so if its confusing i apologize in advance) A while ago in...
    zackattack38 zackattack38 18-21, M 1 Response Sep 28

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    its at night when usually everything just hits you. your past comes to mind and memories come alive. on this earth I have only been in love once. and I lost it. I don't know how...
    thenun232 thenun232 18-21, F Oct 8

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    School has always sucked for me. The pressure to succeed academically as well as the verbal and emotional abuse that came with not doing so, that always got to me. But in the 9th...
    Buckweezy Buckweezy 18-21, M 1 Response 6 days ago

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    "You really shouldn’t say ‘I love you’ unless you mean it. But if you mean it, you should say it a lot. People forget.” – Jessica, age 8 I've read quite a few people...
    rtvbvfde rtvbvfde 26-30, M Sep 23

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    I can't deal with life. I am very social but if no one is there to help me or be my crutch I shut down. I isolate myself because I'm afraid people don't like me and theyre going to...
    Alylovespuppies Alylovespuppies 18-21, F Sep 27

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    Texted my xbf if he still wanted to be friends even though he broke up with me. At least I had move on and let the past be the past and looking forward. There's always a part of...
    amly68 amly68 22-25, F 1 Response Sep 24

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    I also found this: General Timeline of Recovery Q: How Long Will It Take Me To Heal From This? A: There is no set time line. On the average it's 1-2 years to heal from betrayal...
    NOWHealing NOWHealing 61-65, F 2 days ago

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    What follows is an account of a dream I had 35 years ago. It was of a place I read about after “seeing” (as in a vision) it in the dream. You’ve heard of it; it’s heaven...
    CallmeIshmael CallmeIshmael 61-65, M 2 hrs ago

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    I am happy in my own company, and confident enough to say that if I ever were in a relationship that I was unhappy, I'd be headed for the door. I just dont see the point in...
    ultimatehacker ultimatehacker 26-30, M 3 Responses Oct 9

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    I watched the Movie, "American Hustle", there was a scene when a woman was crying with her lover saying, "I am afraid of change". Change doesn't fear me. It excites me. I made a...
    4BlackForest 4BlackForest 36-40, F 4 Responses a week ago

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    Right now, I need to focus on mending my insecurities and problems. Here are some quotes that I can relate to. I'll come back and read these every time I feel like breaking down...
    WingsofTime WingsofTime 22-25, F Oct 10

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    To begin with, to all the women out there who tell men like me it's all about confidence just be happy with who you are and people will like you. I call BS because for someone who...
    LifesFight LifesFight 18-21, M