Post
Experience Project iOS Android Apps | Download EP for your Mobile Device

I Am Trying to Understand This Love Thing

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 65 People

    This Thing-called Love...?

    Well, lets see.  How do I start this.  Sounds like something I would like to write about and hear about...ok, here it goes... The root of this topic has to do with my 10 year marriage, which has slowly been deteriorating.  Neither of us came from "great"...
    kiki1966 kiki1966 41-45 Jul 29, 2009

    Your Response

    Cancel

    This Thing Called Love

    This thing called love can be a mysterious thing.  It lives with-in you and it comes up now and again, when you are with your friends or family or just people you care about.  But then you meet someone and without knowing how or why this thing called love bursts to life...
    SAlan SAlan 18-21, M 1 Response Aug 20, 2009

    Your Response

    Cancel

    There isn't a lot to say about this,

    because I don't think enough words have been invented. I have a hard time in general loving others because I have been hurt so many times in so many ways, not just in romantic love, but oh my gosh. I have become apathetic in some ways. In warming up, I am remembering that it...
    4gotwhereIwas 4gotwhereIwas 26-30 Jan 8

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Any Ideas?

    Happy New Year everyone:) Hope you had an amazing celebration! Wishing the best for the year So i need ur help,,i have to do 2 course asignements:( i need some materials for translating. Does any of you have ideas whee can i get such infos? I am lost :( Many thnx
    Eraaa Eraaa 18-21, F Jan 6, 2013

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Related Experiences

    What's the big deal about it? Why do people place such importance on the three words, 'I love you'? It's not as if anyone actually knows, for sure, what love is. It's an intangible...
    loveyourselfalwaysxx loveyourselfalwaysxx 13-15, F Oct 1

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Sometimes I just feel clueless about the whole love game. Play hard to get. Act sweet. boyfriend-girlfriend. All that. I sometimes feel a bit weird for not getting that.
    wrongimpressions wrongimpressions 18-21, F Oct 2

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I don't understand how the world works, it has become the place for those who plays the game without rules, for those who believe in competition, for those who can tear to the top...
    Moon95 Moon95 18-21, F Oct 4

    Your Response

    Cancel
    You know, I still love and miss my ex, but I'm tired. I'm tired of caring about him. I'm tired of thinking about him. I'm tired of piecing together bits of information trying to...
    Foolhearted18 Foolhearted18 31-35, F 2 Responses Sep 26

    Your Response

    Cancel
    i really understand this thing i have experience love before but i gave my everything to that person but in the end i am hurt when i said to myself i hate love that is also wrong...
    shyLL1999 shyLL1999 13-15, F Oct 11

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Ok well I'm kind of bad at expressing my feelings I guess but I have to tell someone what I have been threw in the last 6 years. So anyways it began back in the spring of 2009 I...
    Jimpartridge Jimpartridge 31-35, M 1 day ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    For Annie... What is love? Is it something that spoils what is perfect, dirties what is good, takes away peace and friendship? No, love is not all these. Sometimes, it is the...
    wanderingfalcon wanderingfalcon 22-25, F 5 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Love is awesome, Love is forgiving, Love is understanding, Love is kind, Love is truthful, God is Love and without God you are without real true Love!!!
    fishin4eyes fishin4eyes 31-35, M Sep 21

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Jerry: So why do you like him? Elaine: Because he doesn't pay any attention to me and he ignores me. Jerry: So? Elaine: I respect that. There. I finally understand love. :)
    ftmFreddy ftmFreddy 18-21, T Oct 9

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Love is not to say,But to understand. Love is not to show,But to feel inside. Love is not to find faults,But to make the best. Love is not to demand,But to sacrifice. Love is...
    mahtab1996 mahtab1996 18-21, M a week ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    October 20. Detaching with Love. Sometimes people we love do things we don't like or approve of. We react. They react. Before long, we're all reacting to each other, and the...
    zeeva70 zeeva70 41-45, F 2 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I don't know what to do. I can't persuade him of anything. He has to figure it out on his own. I just hope the happiness and love I brought into this relationship is enough for him...
    WingsofTime WingsofTime 22-25, F 1 Response a week ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I have been involved with a married guy since the last 6 months. I have always managed to stay away from taken men. But failed this time. Innocent friendship of two workmates just...
    Lovelast Lovelast 31-35, F 1 Response Sep 20

    Your Response

    Cancel
    All Space is One I believe there is only One being the all. The One is rather like space. Everywhere is space and yet that space has been divided into dimensions, galaxies, solar...
    vector8 vector8 46-50, F 2 Responses Sep 29

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Somewhat of asking for advice/telling my story. I am a 21y old male who has somewhat just rediscovered my shaken gender identity. It's all rather confusing to me right now which...
    SqEdward SqEdward 18-21, M 2 Responses Oct 5

    Your Response

    Cancel
    100.It's the 3rd time I am trying to write this! 99. I am afraid I will miss a number 98. I should be sleeping right now 97. I had a panic attack yesterday 96. I love science 95. I...
    sparkydream sparkydream 18-21, F 1 Response Oct 8

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I WILL FIX YOUEp - you were sick so I came and I make you alive,Now please read this and understand and I will heal you next.Trust me.Here is story that my friend wrote. Her name...
    Bolek Bolek 41-45, M 1 Response Sep 30

    Your Response

    Cancel
    There was this guy I was dating he was sweet and nice very understanding , he helped me with my depression in the beginning I didn't want to burden him I told him to leave me . He...
    fiestychica fiestychica 22-25, F 1 Response Oct 6

    Your Response

    Cancel
    The Ironic Paradox of Normalcy Technically this isn't a paradox. It's ironic. But most people don't know that. That's why I'm posting it here, where people are likely going to...
    MathematicallyMindedFractal MathematicallyMindedFractal 16-17, F 4 Responses Sep 25

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Everyone always says to do what will make you happy. But I don't really know how to be happy. I guess to understand why I'm not happy I would first need to understand happiness...
    SlothQueen SlothQueen 16-17, F 1 Response 6 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    1. I have two brothers and two sisters. 2. I'm the second youngest in my family. 3. I have two best friends and we end up doing the weirdest things together like dancing to...
    channy205 channy205 16-17, F 2 Responses 19 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I have posted about this many a time before; truthfully I don't even know which category to post this in. Perhaps to get the most feedback I will just post it in more than 1. Is...
    itscake itscake 22-25, F 4 Responses Oct 6

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I wanted him to stay in my life. Even though I’ve cried, felt like I was going to die, and drank alcohol a few times before over someone I was in love with not loving me, I’ve...
    Roshunn Roshunn 26-30, F 6 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I wanted him to stay in my life. Even though I’ve cried, felt like I was going to die, and drank alcohol a few times before over someone I was in love with not loving me, I’ve...
    Roshunn Roshunn 26-30, F 6 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I wanted him to stay in my life. Even though I’ve cried, felt like I was going to die, and drank alcohol a few times before over someone I was in love with not loving me, I’ve...
    Roshunn Roshunn 26-30, F 1 Response 6 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I wanted him to stay in my life. Even though I’ve cried, felt like I was going to die, and drank alcohol a few times before over someone I was in love with not loving me, I...
    Roshunn Roshunn 26-30, F 6 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I wanted him to stay in my life. Even though I’ve cried, felt like I was going to die, and drank alcohol a few times before over someone I was in love with not loving me, I’ve...
    Roshunn Roshunn 26-30, F 1 Response 6 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I wanted him to stay in my life. Even though I’ve cried, felt like I was going to die, and drank alcohol a few times before over someone I was in love with not loving me, I’ve...
    Roshunn Roshunn 26-30, F 6 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    ... she hurts me all of the time, even if she doesn't realize she's doing it. My family isn't poor, but we know what it's like to have too much month left at the end of the money...
    yaguu yaguu 22-25, F 1 Response Sep 20

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Life in all it's glory and ever changing nature, brings us new days, old memories, better opportunities, hard lessons, broken dreams. But what life gives and in an abundance is...
    CaptRVN CaptRVN 31-35, M Oct 12

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Seeing someone had begun a conversation about the use of the word "Slip" as opposed to "Petticoat", stirred up some thoughts I have had on the matter for some time! Yes I have had...
    annettepansy annettepansy 51-55, T 2 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    My boyfriend and I have been together for 2 years and 6 months, to the day actually, while we have a good, solid relationship and he is very good to me, lately his bad habits are...
    hecallsmekitty hecallsmekitty 18-21, F 1 Response Sep 20

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I watch the people around me. Neighbors , strangers, so called friends more like people I just know not friends. Their all pretty much the same. Fake, faulty, back stabbing...
    NATIVEGODDESS2U NATIVEGODDESS2U 46-50, F 2 Responses Sep 27

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Pink Rabbits The National I couldn't find quiet I went out in the rain I was just soakin' my head to unrattle my brain Somebody said you disappeared in a crowd I didn't...
    Raindancej Raindancej 36-40, M Sep 29

    Your Response

    Cancel
    im typing this story with one hand, dont judge me grammar nazis. tonight im having probably the weirdest feeling of my life. coz i came back to home alive with a half chopped of...
    deathiscold deathiscold 70+, M 3 Responses Sep 30

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I hate when I write too much, forgive me. I've been single now for 3 months. My how the time flies. My ex and I were together for 5 years, engaged for about 2 but with no plans of...
    LockRobster LockRobster 26-30, F 2 Responses Oct 1

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I decided to end my previous story to make it shorter. Carrying on. At the end of the day, this is all I know. I haven't changed, and guess what? What made him love me HASN'T...
    WingsofTime WingsofTime 22-25, F Oct 2

    Your Response

    Cancel
    kid cudi -Ghost Gotta get it through my big head, I was so close to being dead, Yeah, life live it, and nobody self-trips, man i'm just walking without being led, see the world is...
    LunarDream LunarDream 13-15, M Oct 6

    Your Response

    Cancel
    A couple weeks ago, I made a post about trying to beat an addiction. I only got a couple responses, which is fine except for the fact that they were all from people telling me...
    disneyalltheway disneyalltheway 18-21, F Oct 10

    Your Response

    Cancel
    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

    Your Response

    Cancel
    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

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Light is darkness Darkness is something we can't seem to grow out off. Darkness is a reality that covers us and blinds us from what we see...
    Thelogicinme2 Thelogicinme2 18-21, M 1 day ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Oct 2014 Love born from Lust What would you do if I told you I love you If I said I'd leave my life for you behind What would you're reaction be When this between us started out...
    zanyzoey zanyzoey 36-40, F 2 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel