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I Am Very Unhappy With My Life

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    I Am Just Unhappy

    I have really no one to relate to I do not know really how to socialize with people or be myself I have no real job or high school diploma I have experience in lot of office job but no one will take me. I want to scream at the top of lungs but it feel like no one hears me. I want...
    starmoon76504 starmoon76504 26-30, F 5 Responses Apr 18, 2012

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    My Life Is More Than Disappointing

    I've been through a lot over the course of my 22 year existence, and most of it left me scarred, broken, and suffering from several mental illnesses. Everything I do is a challenge, and it seems that no matter what I do, I lose.
    gorejussxpsycho gorejussxpsycho 22-25, F 1 Response Jul 23, 2013

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    Tired Of My Life....

    I am extremely unhappy with my life. I don't even know why I am posting this, no change is going to come of it anyway. I am 39, been married for 11 years (2nd marriage) and have 5 awesome kids. I know, I should be happy, but I am far from it. 5 years ago I got injured in the Army...
    suburbiahell suburbiahell 36-40, M 3 Responses Jun 24, 2012

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    I Wish My Life Was Different

    I don't know if someone will read this ,but in case they will i want to say my english is not very good.I just found this site accidentaly,cause sometimes i need to write that i feel unhappy since i can't tell it to the people i know.I don't have inspiration to live , I lost it...
    Summer9 Summer9 26-30 5 Responses Mar 3, 2011

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    Unhappy. I am very unhappy.

    Today, I realized how messed up my life is. My best friend doesn't even give a **** about me. My friends insult me endlessly. No one actually really likes me. But while wearing my mask, no one knows. No one knows that that happy girl who plays with a water gun in class, laughs...
    imamelonslut1954 imamelonslut1954 13-15, F 18 hrs ago

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    Not Completely But Getting There

    I am growing unhappy with my life. I just turned 42 years old and all my birthday did was remind me that Im getting older and I have not realy accomplished anything or gotten anywhere. The only good thing that keeps me from being totally unhappy is that I have a wonderful woman...
    IndyJoe IndyJoe 41-45, M 14 Responses Apr 20, 2009

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    Why Can't I Be Happy

    When I was growing up, I remember my father constantly complaining about his job, which always seemed to keep him from doing the things he loved. I always vowed that I would follow a path that would make me happy, that happiness was more important to me than money or prestige. It...
    searchingforhappiness searchingforhappiness 31-35 3 Responses Jan 11, 2009

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    My Life Used To Be Amazing... What Happened? Where Did I Go Wrong?

    I don't know if anyone is ever going to read this, but I just need to spill it out once and for all. Maybe it'll finally help me sleep... As a child and until the age of +- 15, I used to be the happiest girl in the world. I was a popular girl with a lot of friends, smart, always...
    NiniMay NiniMay 18-21 2 Responses Dec 17, 2012

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    I need to live my life.

    I feel like I have being living a lie. I need to live d way I want to live but if I do I will lose u. I live my life to much to please ppl.
    Mahaliajackson Mahaliajackson 31-35, F 2 Responses Jan 10

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    This Relationship Is Killing Me !

    Lately i feel lost, wondering how did my life end up here . What did i do , i tend to blame myself not others. Its all about the relationship i have with my husband. When i met him he was already in the middle of his divorce. So yes i gave him a chance we talked a lot over the...
    valdes53 valdes53 31-35 2 Responses Apr 29, 2013

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    Wish I Was Content

    I wish I could be content with my life right now, but the truth is is Im not. There is something more out there...something else. I suppose I should tell you where I am in life right now. Here goes...I am 19 and in college. I have no major as I cant decide what to do with my life...
    hopelessromantic137 hopelessromantic137 18-21, F 2 Responses Feb 20, 2012

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    L.O.S.T.

    I have been away from home now since August 2011. My home is on the other side of the world. It is a place with a lot of freedom, a lot of security, simple. Only problem, I love surfing and the ocean. I am a hard working person. Studied architecture for 7 years, working as a...
    Sophiemaria Sophiemaria 26-30 1 Response Mar 6, 2013

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    Despair - I Feel So Empty, Trapped, Depressed

    I am married to a man who is chronically ill.  He should be dead but he just hangs on.  He is not the man I married.  I promised I'd never leave him.  So I am stuck living in limbo.  I can't do what I want.  I had a bad childhood - sexual abuse...
    foreverlost foreverlost 51-55 3 Responses Oct 18, 2008

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    Crossroads

    i am very unhappy with life on an almost daily basis. i feel guilty for being so unhappy. i have a beautiful kid. im young (ish) - still in early 30's anyway. college degree. own a home, car , blah blah blah. but, my job is dead end, boring, miserable, etc. and my relationship...
    jc1616 jc1616 31-35 2 Responses Oct 18, 2010

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    I'M Just A Normal Person

    I don't know why I thought I could do it all maybe there is still part of me that can but I sure haven't been able to touch that part of my self. I don't know why I thought I could deal with this bull **** and still step out in to the world. The worse part is I beat my self up...
    devyn122 devyn122 18-21, M 1 Response Mar 28, 2013

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    I'm 19 and in college.

    I don't particularly like the school I'm at either. It's a really small school. I prospered In high school. I was homecoming queen and Cheer captain. But as soon as I left... I've been on an extreme never ending roller coaster ride... I've been searching for a person I can call...
    ebuggy14 ebuggy14 18-21, F 1 Response Apr 4

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    Just because you see me smile,

    laugh and act like happy well I'm not... I cry all the time behind close doors... I don't have anyone I can talk too.. It's just me.. I don't have anyone.
    Sammie099 Sammie099 13-15, F 2 Responses Feb 7

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    Ever since this girl first walked into our

    school for the first time, I couldn't take my eyes off her, and I know I probably wasn't the only one gazing at her beauty. Through my mind I was thinking "you know what, I'm gonna try to talk to her, I need to man up, I need to know how to talk to a girl and here's my first...
    elugo123456789 elugo123456789 18-21, M Apr 4

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    I don't know what makes me happy.

    I don't have thoughts of "I would love do this". How do I center myself and really find out? I have a real bad time concentrating, my thoughts are all over the place. I just wish there was something that I could do to bring a smile to my face. I never had a 'hobby'. Was never in...
    akafan akafan 46-50, F Mar 29

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    I Feel Like I've Hit A Wall

    I'm nineteen years old. I've been with my boyfriend for two years now. When he and I got together, I was confident that I was going to be taken care of when we ended up together. But now I feel so stupid and unhappy. My boyfriend and I are completely different people now. He's...
    TheManatee TheManatee 18-21 2 Responses Oct 10, 2012

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    Constant Slumps And No Helpful People Around

    This year so far hasn't been the best. Ever since January I have experienced severe, drastic mood swings and in May my mental state got a lot worse. I have been through many, many trials when it comes to my mental health. I've been through so many storms that I literally can't...
    msteresa87 msteresa87 22-25, F Oct 23, 2011

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    :L

    im 13, and i dont give a flying **** at this point if im being selfish or not im tired of putting up with all of my familys stupid motherf*cking **** they pile all their problems on me as if im an adult and when i say something they SNAP IM SO SICKKKK OF IT I HOPE THEY BURN IN...
    kittybonkers kittybonkers 13-15, F 1 Response Aug 24, 2013

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    I Think Someone Put A Target On My Back.

    I do not understand how I am always supposed to be taking care of others feelings but when it comes to me I am too much. Someone does something stupid and I am the bad guy, They come to me and I non my head to keep from anything worse from happening and I am the bag guy. This...
    NsprDash NsprDash 22-25, M 5 Responses Feb 16, 2013

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    Without A Partner

    I feel so much stress all I ever wanted was to take care of my wife and family. I had hoped that she would be by my side my other half my friend. But as the years have gone by she chose to be friends with the kids. Not being a parent. She would complane to me when they would act...
    aogme aogme 41-45, M 1 Response Oct 20, 2012

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    I Just Dont Know What To Do

    Growing up my mum always had different boyfriends, she would move them in with us straight away. I hated them, I hated her. They would always do bad stuff to me and my brothers. My mum never cared she was always drunk and high. We had to look after ourselves and she never ever...
    lonelyalways96 lonelyalways96 16-17, F 1 Response Jan 2, 2013

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    Regret

    I arrive at the same point time after time, stranded within the same place, unable to escape. I strive to be something more because doing anything else, in my opinion, will never be adequate. I cannot manage to continue even one second of my average life knowing that I have a...
    puppychair123 puppychair123 18-21, M 1 Response Apr 14, 2013

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    I Can't Find My Purpose

    I used to have a direction in life. I used to know where I was going. I wasn't perfect, my life was not perfect, but I was happy. I really wanted to get into a particular college, and so I dedicated most of my free time for a few years towards achieving this goal. I gave up on a...
    whatsername whatsername 18-21, F 4 Responses Nov 15, 2010

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    Life Is Nothing But Ugly Truth

    I really hope that anyone can give me a reason for me not to feel this hopeless. cause there's nothing i'm good at, nothing at all. i'm a loner and very anti-social, i hate to be with many people, it's so damn annoying... i have no motivation to do anything at all, i feel so...
    HakujitsuSeiten HakujitsuSeiten 18-21, F 4 Responses Dec 29, 2012

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    What Happened

    The other night I found myself sitting in my car across from my old high school, wondering how the hell I got there. . I hadn’t been back for over 5 years.The lights of the school gave out an eerie glow in the night that lit up the walls of the school like an old dream from the...
    moose09 moose09 22-25 2 Responses Aug 14, 2011

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    My Life...

    My life.. The worst thing in the world.. Starting from the beginingg: Mom and Dad were screwing around with drugs and alcohol at (mom being 17/18, dad being around twenty or so), a prom after party.. Mom got pregnant, again.. With me.. Didnt tell anyone in the family she was...
    RachelMarie96 RachelMarie96 16-17, F 4 Responses Aug 18, 2012

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    Tired Of Wanting More

    I guess to start, ill say, I'm 28 with only a GED. Recently got a dui. I live with my sis, work a dead end restaurant job 3 days a week. I met the most beautiful girl ever at my job 3 years ago. The only thing is she has a bf and she loves him. But she also fell for me. As I have...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Apr 25, 2011

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    The Remedy For Weakness Is Not Brooding Over Weakness, But Thinking Of Strength.

    Thinking all the time that we are diseased, will not cure us; medicine is necessary. Being reminded of weakness does not help much. Give strength; and strength does not come by thinking of weakness all the time. The remedy for weakness is not brooding over weakness, but thinking...
    Abhih123 Abhih123 22-25, M Mar 6, 2013

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    By Declaring We Are Weak, We Become Weak, We Do Not Become Better.

    Whatever you dream and think of, you create. If it is hell, you die and see hell. If it is evil and Satan, you get a Satan. If ghosts, you get ghosts. Whatever you think, that you become. If you have to think, think good thoughts, great thoughts. This taking for granted that you...
    Abhih123 Abhih123 22-25, M Jul 30, 2013

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    The Remedy For Weakness Is Not Brooding Over Weakness, But Thinking Of Strength.

    Thinking all the time that we are diseased, will not cure us; medicine is necessary. Being reminded of weakness does not help much. Give strength; and strength does not come by thinking of weakness all the time. The remedy for weakness is not brooding over weakness, but thinking...
    Abhih123 Abhih123 22-25, M Mar 6, 2013

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    I Hate Where I Am In Life

    I've been married for 15 years now, but I have not been in love for years. I think that started shortly after he refused to believe and support me after I told him I was going through post partum depression nearly 10 years ago. There's so much more that's happened than just that...
    deleted deleted 26-30 2 Responses Sep 21, 2012

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    Life Sucks

    My teacher always had a saying and it was the most truthful thing someone has ever said- "Rule #1 Life is not fair." No it definetly is not. My life totally sucks well not totally there are a few good things but way more bad than good. I feel like abandoned and unloved. It's like...
    HurricaneLeia HurricaneLeia 26-30, F 3 Responses Mar 13, 2008

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    Getting Old - Achieved So Little

    I have been retired for a few years now and I feel angry, sad, frustrated and worried about my situation. When my father died I took early early retirement (I'm still only mid 50's) thinking I would be able to follow my various hobbies and have more time with family and friends...
    SkymanUK SkymanUK 51-55 Dec 12, 2008

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    Constantly Disappointed

    I'm constantly disappointed with my life. It's not that I don't get what I want. Well, maybe a little bit, 'cause what I want is happiness and the problem happens to be the fact that I don't even really feel truely satisfied, truely happy anymore. I'm a first year student in a...
    krentuu krentuu 18-21, F Sep 21, 2012

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    Where Did It Go Wrong?

    I am a 21 year old male and I've felt relatively unhappy for as long as I can remember. Where did it all go wrong? I was never a social butterfly and constant moving, poverty, and familial abuse and neglect stunted my social development. I had few friends growing up and...
    apathyanddisenchantment apathyanddisenchantment 18-21, M 4 Responses Oct 10, 2012

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    Hate

    Every since I was a child I've struggled with self- worth. I do not connect with people easily. Whenever I do get close to someone they end up tossing me aiside like I'm nothing. My dad has never been around, and my step-dad commited suicide. So I can't help thinking, I wasn't...
    nerdbabe102 nerdbabe102 18-21, F 8 Responses Nov 10, 2012

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    Whats The Point

    Life seems pointless these days. I wish people cared or people would notice im not okay!! I dont talk about my problems because people will think im a freak. I struggle everyday, mostly my thoughts are of me hurting myself. My home life is completely **** if I even have one. I am...
    lonelyalways96 lonelyalways96 16-17, F 6 Responses Nov 11, 2012

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    i'm finding myself having a lot of wrath

    and it takes a lot of energy to keep calm. everyone is literally so annoying, i need new friends seriously.
    basedgodschild basedgodschild 16-17, F Apr 1

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    WTF???

    Just so pissed-off, it sounds weird but it all started because I couldn't get past level 152 in Candy Crush! Then I start screaming at Jesus, telling him he doesn't love me and complaining about my miserable life. 50 years old, single, a Food-Server at a diner, don't drive...
    Lafeen Lafeen 51-55, M 1 Response Aug 10, 2013

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    I Failed To Do It

    we pay for the failures we make in the past in the present day. I know its still possible and we can still succeed but its just soo much harder. I feel defeated. I hate living here, i hate working here, at my dads whom i live with. Its just depressing, im slowly losing my sanity...
    BronzeEspada BronzeEspada 26-30, M 5 Responses May 26, 2011

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    Sad!!

    Have been seeing this man for about 4yrs now. When we met he told me he was married but him and his wife are just roommates. At first did not want to get involved. But then she has called my house has come by my house so I know she knows about me. We go away together she never...
    143wth 143wth 51-55 2 Responses Mar 31, 2012

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    I Am So Lonely And Leading Unhappy Life....

    Hi friends, I am new to this site.I was reading some real stories of you guys and found that there are people living empty and unhappy life like me. Where to start from... okay start from childhood...i was unwanted child in my house because my father never wanted a girl.I was...
    faithfulloyal faithfulloyal 31-35, F 3 Responses Mar 18, 2012

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    I Hate to Complain Yet I Do It Daily

    I don't know if anyone will comment on this, but I guess it is about expressing my feelings and not what others think. I just want to know that someone out there understands what I'm going through. I want to graduate this year but because I let too many...
    woman2women woman2women 26-30, F 3 Responses Oct 26, 2008

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    Bad Brain

    Don't really feel like hammering out my entire story I'll probably do that in another post. But a bit down lately my brains a bit damaged from taking some ecstasy a while aback and a handful of bad decision has left me with in an uni deal state. I have always thought about...
    devyn122 devyn122 18-21, M 2 Responses Jan 2, 2013

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    I Feel...

    Like everyone has a better life than me. They dont have any problems...noone has got what I've got...makes me feel even more lonely...it's so depressing. When I hear people talk about their life, they've always got the things that I want...I feel like I'm the only one who's got...
    Alysh7 Alysh7 18-21, F 2 Responses Jan 28, 2013

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    Am I Depressed?

    I think my life suck..I am 30 years old and my life does not make me happy. I have really bad financial problems..I make less money than my bills are. This is I guess the most  stresfull thing of my life. I have no boyfriend...behind me are 3longterm relantionships, but all...
    kocka kocka 31-35 4 Responses Oct 26, 2010

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    I have a feeling my life is coming to a end

    soon....I can finally be happy and out of everyone way... I will enjoy my ride to hell...
    Sammie099 Sammie099 13-15, F 1 Response Mar 29

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    I Must Touch My Suffering...

    I am very unhappy with my life. Overall, I would definitely do things differently if I had the information I have today, but I think everybody could say that about something in their life- Generall speaking, its not that bad... I have seen worse and it could be worse but for me...
    aniave aniave 31-35, F 4 Responses Dec 1, 2009

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    Dear EP, Mood: Apathetic I'll spare you the details of my gory life :}D Even though the gore is mostly in my head :{( Don't worry I'll spare you from hearing the Emo Song come...
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    I am struggling with life. A lot. Whether it's with connecting with other people, struggling with my inner demons, or battling my procrastinating ways, I struggle all the time.
    Whoami30 Whoami30 26-30, M 1 Response Mar 25

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    I struggle with life everyday, I thought nearly dying would make me feel different but it does not, if anything worse and I don't know why
    godswish49 godswish49 46-50, M 3 Responses Apr 4

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