I Am Trying To Cope

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    Good Friendship Lost..

    I am trying to cope with losing my best friend of nearly 10 years. she got a boyfriend during the beginning of the year (her first boyfriend ever, she's 20) and I didn't like him. Still don't. he was just really creepy and gave me weird vibes. especially after he proposed to her...
    blackbirdi3 blackbirdi3
    18-21, F
    Apr 26, 2012

    I Feel Lonesome, Stressed And Depressed.

    Several years ago I moved to Florida. It was a gutsy move. I realized I would be leaving behind my family and friends. I have to say its been several years since I moved and I have to say, I feel like crud. I am lonesome. When I am lonesome I find myself getting stressed easily...
    Jocko44 Jocko44
    31-35, M
    Nov 15, 2011

    So Many Decisions And I'm So Damn Lost

    My boyfriend left his phone at the bar when I was at the baby appointment because i'm 8 months pregnant. Something told me to get it and look through it. I found an older woman in his phone that was sexting my boyfriend. I called her and left my number and she called me back...
    mandyfizzle mandyfizzle
    26-30, F
    1 Response May 31, 2012

    Daddy Issues.........

    Well I haven't been on experience project for over 1 year and I was reading some of my old stories,  and I used to be such a positive person who could see the silver lining almost all the time,  even though I have had an incredibly hard life I always seemed to overcome...
    Wonderfulinsanity Wonderfulinsanity
    26-30, F
    1 Response Nov 24, 2011

    A Beautiful Poem My Cusin Wrote Me..

    His one little voice will always be heard Even if only heard within our hearts His soul flutters freely, just as a bird That same loving soul will always play a part He will whisper through the darkest of times Urging you to stand tall with your head high Though life may taste...
    louisejustin louisejustin
    26-30, F
    Jun 19, 2013

    Gone But Not Forgoten

    heres a update since i went and saw my sister grave more than a yr ago by myself i admit its gotten better doesnt change the fact she's gone doesnt change the fact she's no longer a part of my life doesnt change the fact she never got expereince prom driving gradation college...
    saintsforever saintsforever
    31-35, M
    1 Response Jan 7, 2012

    Its Been 7 Yrs

    its been 7 yrs since my sister was murdered i think about that day everytime i see her picture and i think to myself what could i have done different but those are just memories and thats all i have of her
    saintsforever saintsforever
    31-35, M
    Nov 8, 2011

    My Boyfriend

    I am 18 yrs old. Yes I do know that am young but I know what I feel is real. I meet my boyfriend Jason when I was like 12 or so. We grew up together. He knows all my secerts and knows how I act and he still love's me. He is everything that I have ever dreamed of in a man. He is...
    hollycutie hollycutie
    Nov 14, 2011

    Trying to cope with being laid off job market

    is crap and then when you do go for interview your over qualified really why call me in you saw my resume ugh WTH
    deleted deleted
    1 Response Aug 10, 2015

    Men Wearing Womens Bras

    I have worn womens bras since I was 15. I started to experience a lot of breast growth and it never got any less as I got older. As the years went by my breasts got even bigger and it was too uncomfortable to let them hang loose so I decided to get a bigger bra. I have got used...
    melman353 melman353
    36-40, M
    6 Responses Nov 8, 2011

    I Think My Teen May Be Gay

    I discovered a gay **** book he created. I would like advice on how best to speak with him
    Kvirgin Kvirgin
    46-50, F
    Jul 22, 2012

    This Divorce Has Been So Devestating...............

    I am functioning well. Going to work, taking care of the children, ect. Emotionally it has been a long journey. I have falling down and stood back up so many times already. My body has taken a beating. I have fallen again and I must stand up for good this time because i am...
    michael4480 michael4480
    36-40, M
    4 Responses Nov 8, 2011

    I'm trying but it's stronger

    than me. So much stronger, and I've been fighting for so long. I think I'm starting to give up.
    Theendisirrelevant Theendisirrelevant
    16-17, F
    Nov 23, 2015

    Fighting My Demons

    I am trying to deal with life the best i can right now and i am trying to cope.. But things are hard for me.. Between lying to my friend about my self injury and lying to my boyfriend about me really being happy.. I am not everything that they want.. It is hard for me to express...
    HeartAndWings HeartAndWings
    18-21, F
    1 Response Feb 14, 2013

    Letter To My Unborn

    The pain i feel is not physical. It's because I felt you when I heard your heart beat. It kills me because I HEARD u fighting and fighting hard, and I feel terrible because I let you down... But I want to let you know, I will grow stronger from this. Your life was not taken for...
    BorderlineMind BorderlineMind
    22-25, F
    1 Response Nov 19, 2012


    Your dependency on society is the greatest opportunity in running fast on spiritual path. Does it sound the opposite? No, it is the right approach, meet people, greet people, talk to them, help them, love them. Do all the worldly acts but in spiritual manner. What does...
    Sunilsayshello Sunilsayshello
    18-21, M
    Nov 21, 2011

    To Loose A Soul Mate Is To Loose The Life We Once Knew.

    My heart goes out to all of you who are suffering with heartbreak and sadness in your lives.  I truly know where you are coming from and what pain you must be in...My Ex and I were togeather for 7 years and although very diffrent from eachother we made a really amazing couple...
    torrentandcrystal torrentandcrystal
    3 Responses Nov 14, 2011

    I appear as a happy, lucky girl.

    No one knows whats going on inside me. Or what I've been through in the past. My brain is a monster and my heart hurts all the time. I am very blunt and fun to be around with but once I'm home I have a hard time doing anything or getting back out. I feel like none really cares...
    Freeyourself3 Freeyourself3
    22-25, F
    7 Responses Dec 18, 2013

    The Things That Ive Learned From

    moms death were that while you are trying to cope with the lose of a loved one you still have other family and friends that are there with you and are going through their own pain. i started to see how precious my loved ones truly were then. i love you guys!! =)
    rhadhd rhadhd
    31-35, M
    1 Response Nov 17, 2011

    My Sister Was Murdered By Her Husband On Christmas...she Was 30yrs. And Had 3 Kids

    Almost three years ago on christmas ,dectectives came to my house with terrible news. my sister had been violently stabbed to death. I already knew who had done it before they told me. "steve" my sisters husband have stabbed her in the back with more than one kitchen knives. he...
    sandi67501 sandi67501
    1 Response Nov 8, 2011

    I Am Trying To Endure...

    I'm starting to talk to my ex girlfriend again because she tells me that she really loves me and i still love her very much. We were dating for a year and a couple of months then she started flirting with one of my friends and i found out without her knowing and i tried telling...
    letmyvoicebeheard letmyvoicebeheard
    18-21, F
    Nov 14, 2011

    Guilt defends my depression every day now

    for the past nine weeks; is this how much of a struggle getting up will be when I know nothing can ease the weight?
    Kkgunny Kkgunny
    18-21, F
    Mar 31, 2015

    Ptsd, A Divorce Virus

    I suffer from PTSD (combat stress related) and am not making it easy on my wife. I am getting help, but its just not working fast enough. I apparently have made my wife unhappy and am prepared to let her go for her happiness...to free her from my problems. She is a good women and...
    egarciae2 egarciae2
    1 Response Dec 28, 2011

    I Wonder....

    Sometimes i wish i could switch places with her. That it was me instead of her she had so much to live for but now its gone. It was taken from her along with her innocent and her life. I had no doubt she would've been amazing person. Those who knew my sister knows she could bring...
    saintsforever saintsforever
    31-35, M
    4 Responses Nov 17, 2011

    The Enlightenment (an Inner Journey Of Maa Sunita Tatvamasi)

    Maa Tatvamasi previously had been known to the world as Dr. Sunita Sharma. She was born in Delhi, India and completed Her education in Delhi only. She spent Her childhood in very small one room home with very big family. The noise of the atmosphere made Her learn how to listen...
    maatatvamasi maatatvamasi
    41-45, F
    1 Response Nov 19, 2011

    My dear friend This shall never end The fault

    between us Is your Penis this may not Seem nice Mr.small In size damn demise the kryptonite But damn you will Forever be mine
    LuxuriousBitch LuxuriousBitch
    26-30, F
    2 Responses Mar 30, 2015

    Not doing very well I have to say.

    Right now, I am not coping with anything at all. School work has become harder and harder, and socialisation always makes me feel awful as I never know what to say. It has become a great effort to talk to people now, made worse by a workplace that demands chatty, friendly people...
    CaitlinBuchan97 CaitlinBuchan97
    18-21, F
    10 Responses Mar 30, 2015

    I am trying to cope with becoming a memory to

    my exboyfriend. We had such a beautiful time and we're both so young. I don't want to be a memory. I imagined marrying this man despite our differences. I can only try to move on and hope he comes back in time. Time heals everything, right?
    Anomalyx Anomalyx
    26-30, F
    Nov 23, 2014

    Trying to cope with this throwing up

    and dizziness! Wtf just go away please
    xdontletmedrownx xdontletmedrownx
    18-21, F
    Apr 10, 2015

    Dr. Sunita Sharma-------- The Divinity – 101

    Some people smoke. Some take alcohol. Some consume drugs. Many people are over-eaters. Many are carefree about their obesity and many are welcoming hidden suicide like they are exposed to aids, cancer, terrorism and etc. Your body is a Temple or Church or Gurudwara or Mosque. You...
    Sunilsayshello Sunilsayshello
    18-21, M
    Nov 15, 2011

    with Satanic parents

    and sis. My parents and my sister are Satanists. I don't feel good anymore. I am all alone too. I feel like running away from home. I do not feel well. My parents will never stop cursing me and i hate them. I do not have somebody for me to love me to take care of me . I am just...
    Thedepressedgirlatthewindow Thedepressedgirlatthewindow
    18-21, F
    3 Responses Mar 31, 2015

    I find comfort being in this house.

    Some of the greatest memories I have happened in here. When I pass by specific spots, I can't help but relive the memory associated with it. I remember where her chair use to be. After she died, there was talk about getting rid of her chair and I was really upset about...
    bawstenbrewin bawstenbrewin
    22-25, F
    Feb 29, 2016

    Where Did I Go Wrong?

    How did I even get to this place of feeling so empty and sad inside? The last three years have been the hardest of my life. I'm still coping. I cant tell if my life is getting better or worse sometimes. I've been through so much that I so desperately want to be in a happier place...
    TyThe90sKid TyThe90sKid
    26-30, F
    2 Responses Sep 5, 2013


    First, I wanted to look up the definition of "cope". Cope- To face and deal with responsibilities, problems, or difficulties on fairly even terms with some degree of success. Alrighty then. My mother is an opiate addict. For the last couple of years things have grown worse. My...
    DesiraeWaldrop DesiraeWaldrop
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Nov 8, 2011

    Trying To Cope With Being A Stepfather....

    I am having many difficulties in coping with being a stepfather. I have been married to my wife for 3 years and she has two sons ages 11 and 8 from her first marriage. We together have a nine month old daughter. The most troubling and immediate problems that I have are as...
    scotthamby7 scotthamby7
    46-50, M
    1 Response Sep 17, 2012

    Eagles Looks N't Have That Experience Of Desperation To Become Outstanding

    Just as one Silver eagles blower We are dissapointed to find out they not have your sensation of desperation to become outstanding following the decrease within the Cardinals upon Sun. Skelton click Doucet exiting the particular backfield for any go-ahead TD that will level a...
    jerseysupply jerseysupply
    22-25, F
    Nov 14, 2011

    Diagnosed With P.o.t.s

    I am 20 years old and I have been experiencing symptoms since the end of July and just now found out I have P.O.T.S. I have had every test known to man and was told that all of my symptoms were just in my head. I was told to go see a psycologist and that everything was just a...
    hope937 hope937
    1 Response Nov 8, 2011

    i am trying to come to terms

    that i cant become a mum yet due to my health and i am finding it hard to cope with cause i am have wanted to be a mum since i was 18 now i am 23 and i am so trying to cope because everytime a friend or a family member are preg i get so upset and i cry for days cause i wish it...
    westlife213 westlife213
    26-30, F
    Apr 2, 2014
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