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I Am Trying To Find My Path In Life

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 465 People

    I Think I Know Where I'm Going But What Will I Do Once I Get There?

    At the age of 41 I just finished my BA. I planned on grad school to be a counselor but I seem to really be dragging my feet and I'm not sure why. I've had a lot of crappy jobs in the past but I'm not currently working and I really am so excited about going to grad school. So what...
    Sherritasworld Sherritasworld 41-45, F Jan 22, 2013

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    Ever feel bored of the monotony of life?

    Is buying stuff and paying it off all life is chalked to be? I still haven't found what I'm looking for...
    CopperHeart CopperHeart 41-45, F 2 Responses Mar 8, 2014

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    My log, December 15, 2013: 2:20 am Oh girl

    this boat is sinking, There's no sea left for me, And how the sky gets heavy, When you are underneath it, Oh, I want to sail away from here, And God, he comes down, down, down, down, down, down..... (Macklemore &Ray) There is too much on my mind today to write it all. Too...
    Alexob13 Alexob13 18-21, M Dec 15, 2013

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    Idk what I'm gonna do with my life anymore,

    my best friend is leaving town and it's never gonna be the same again, that frustrates me, not only because of that, I just don't have anything to motivate me in life.
    victoriaalvarez victoriaalvarez 13-15, F 1 Response Jun 12, 2014

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    The Wolf Is My Spirt Animal

    For any who read it if you think you can help that would be greatly welcomed and appreciated. I am very plain i do not need much i work a low level job. I have walked away from a lot of oppertunities in life because i feel they are not right. Im am a reader im a writer i chose...
    Mickey241545 Mickey241545 18-21 Sep 11, 2012

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    I just want to escape my current situation

    and find what i want to do.
    lukehyde1994 lukehyde1994 18-21, M 2 Responses Jun 12, 2014

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    a few years ago i started a new life its a big struggle. at first i took my time to get myself together and then i started. small steps and a few big ones here and there. and by...
    vince89 vince89 26-30, M 1 Response May 16

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    There are so many things I can't change that I am unhappy with: My face My body The past The people I have lost The friends who have left The path my life has taken The time I...
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    moonii moonii 18-21, F 1 Response May 7

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    Just having a bad day, wondering where I went wrong in my life. I feel like such a failure some days, like today. I don't know how I managed to end up married and divorced before...
    ifollowmyownstar ifollowmyownstar 31-35, F May 7

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    I see many different stories and I am sure that they are all very important to you guys in some way. I am glad that EP is still up and running, sometimes it is hard to find someone...
    Ldar Ldar 18-21, F May 18

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    And I'm trying, which is actually going good. I'm trying to think as positive as I can and think as less as I can about negative things. It's been helping me cause I see that I...
    IrwinsScars IrwinsScars 16-17, F 1 Response May 23

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    I am a drummer and damn good at it! I am not much of a keyboardist or vocalist but am one hell of a poet! Working solo now for eight years has been adventurous. There are so many...
    HallowOneBand HallowOneBand 36-40, M 1 Response 5 days ago

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    You see, I used to be pro-choice. But then I found out the truth about abortion, and the fact that it simply can't be the solution to anything. When you're pro-choice, you are...
    deleted deleted 26-30 18 Responses May 2

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    I had a friend for 25 years. The last two we fell in love. we spent a few years breaking up an getting back together. She cheated on my and i still obsessively tied to be with her...
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    I choose the path that I want to take...not the path you choose for me.
    XPinkX XPinkX 18-21, F 1 Response May 17

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