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

I Believe Some Bad Things Can Be Blessings In Disguise

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 414 People

    The bullies taught me to stand up

    for myself. Her death taught me not to take people for granted. My depression helped me to become a stronger person. The divorce proved to me I can get through anything. The alcohol abuse pushes me to create a better life for myself. I've learned so much and all because of the...
    ComplicatedGirl18 ComplicatedGirl18 18-21, F 1 Response Feb 25

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Good Things Come In The Guise Of Badness

    though the ashes of destruction can come re-growth more beautiful than was before. so many times in my life have bed things happened constantly. yet in a way those things have shaped me into whatever the hell you can call me today. lately i have been noticing things that were bad...
    CaptainJackass CaptainJackass 22-25, M 10 Responses Dec 29, 2010

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Bad Things Is Good

    I learn the sometimes when bad things happen it ment for the good like losing a job sometimes a better one comes along and sometimes loving someone that you thought loves you God move them and you feel hurt and you find a love you never know ever could of happen. Taking a bus at...
    lifeChoices lifeChoices 31-35, F Oct 31, 2011

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Just like things that come across

    as good things to the weak mind are really bad things in disguise.
    awsome2 awsome2 18-21, T Mar 17

    Your Response

    Cancel

    There are a lot of bad things

    that were blessings and more importantly learning experiences for me. Knowledge and growth are always blessings in itself.
    Shannon87 Shannon87 26-30, F Feb 26

    Your Response

    Cancel

    What is a Panic AttackA very important question

    if you're struggling with this condition. You should really understanding exactly what's going on behind the scenes.So what is a PA?A sudden feeling of acute and disabling anxiety.`Ok, that's the textbook definition, but i don't think that clears things up too much so let's go l...
    Lifeafterpanic566 Lifeafterpanic566 31-35, M Feb 23, 2014

    Your Response

    Cancel

    His name was Fleming,

    and  he  was a poor  Scottish farmer. One day, while  trying to  make a living for  his family, he  heard  a cry for help coming from a nearby  bog. He   dropped his toolsand  ran to the   bog.There, mired  to his waist in  black  muck, was a  terrified boy...
    jml2000 jml2000 56-60, M 5 Responses Jan 3, 2014

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Having panic attacks?

    Here's some advice from Tyler Durden. 
    Lifeafterpanic566 Lifeafterpanic566 31-35, M Mar 7, 2014

    Your Response

    Cancel

    At This Very Moment

    I know right now as I type this there is someone special in my life who has had something difficult happen right as the holiday season starts. I have to say with faith,hope and love from God and me that things will turn around.I see things looking very,very,different next year at...
    beachykeen beachykeen 51-55, F 2 Responses Nov 23, 2011

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Help Me! I Obsess Over Everything!

    Question: I have been living with panic attacks and anxiety for about 16 years. It started after I stopped using drugs. I constantly thought I was going to or was in the act of having a heart attack. Then, it started me checking windows and doors repeatedly every night, and the...
    Lifeafterpanic566 Lifeafterpanic566 31-35, M 1 Response Sep 9, 2013

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Got in a bad car accident coming back from

    Christmas break. My car is totaled, but with the loss of this car, I feel as though I was truly blessed in that I wasn't killed. Actually, I walked away without a scratch. Awkwardly enough, everyone I know is looking at the bad aspect of what happened. I, on the other hand...
    savedbygrace030312 savedbygrace030312 26-30, F Jan 1, 2014

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Related Experiences

    So last week at this time I was getting ready for my trip to meet the person I fell in love with on line: EP Link Nearly a week has past and I could not be happier with how our...
    alteregoeleven alteregoeleven 46-50, M 2 Responses 8 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    There are numerous older men in the world who are single and seeking someone special in their life. For all such men, AgeMeet.com has been created as a reliable online platform to...
    earthlingcc11 earthlingcc11 26-30, F 15 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I cannot believe I can still say this, but yes I do believe a long distance relationship can work. My ldr failed miserably and I am a bit sour about that type of relationship for...
    xWarriorPrincessx xWarriorPrincessx 22-25, F 11 Responses 21 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Your Response

    Cancel
    So I'm in this long distance relationship and it sucks. I've been with this beautiful women of mine for eight months now and she had to move on the other side of the US to further...
    Sean49 Sean49 22-25, M 6 Responses 2 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Times are hard, I know, we all know There's so much going on Discrimination and Injustices all over the world Where did we all go wrong What happened to love each other Love your...
    lostthoughtz lostthoughtz 22-25 3 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I believe in love .
    cashetty69 cashetty69 51-55, M 6 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Hoping and praying for the best.. It's sad in a country like mine, most gay relationships have to be an LDR.. And all those looking for a serious relationship know how tough that...
    simplychat simplychat 26-30, F 2 Responses a week ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    (Image credit: https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/User:Kokin)(Image credit: https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/Special:Contributions/Barbaralv8)I created this group cuz I came...
    LordJackass LordJackass 18-21, M 1 Response a week ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    So yesterday, I was at a party. And a mate of mine was being called by a girl that was stalking him. I was a slight intoxicated, so I pick up, and introduce myself as Vladimir. Of...
    GeorgeRashnikov GeorgeRashnikov 18-21, M Aug 23

    Your Response

    Cancel
    This one bothered me the most and it still does even though I don't have to deal with it. Countless people from family members to school officials have told something similar to...
    SapphicMinion SapphicMinion 26-30, F 7 Responses Aug 23

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Im in a long distance relationship with someone and i really do hope it works out. i mean we talk like everyday and see eachother. Is it possible to fall for someone even if ur...
    laulaud laulaud 18-21, F 6 Responses Aug 23

    Your Response

    Cancel
    It's the overload of catastrophic events in the news that get to me. I think my maternal hormones were overproducing once upon a time. I could only see things from a mother's...
    vocaleyes vocaleyes 56-60, F Aug 21

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Love is love whether across the room or across continents. True love does not lessen when crossing time zones or seas. Mountains are no obstacle and neither should be the...
    LeChemineau LeChemineau 41-45, M 1 Response Aug 20

    Your Response

    Cancel
    God I ******* hate long distance relationships :/ living 2 hours drive from my boyfriend sucks.. Even worse when I'm the only one with a car yet I can't even drive up and see him...
    Catho Catho 18-21, F 3 Responses Aug 19

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Dated a lot of girls in person, but the only one I ever actually fell in love with was a long distance relationship. We were both young and had absolutely no idea how to properly...
    Erizabesu Erizabesu 18-21, F 1 Response Aug 19

    Your Response

    Cancel
    When I was 8 my sister was born and my mom had really bad postpartum depression .She would constantly hit me and she never tended to me ,I basically raised myself .I resent her...
    jcat09 jcat09 22-25, F 1 Response Aug 19

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Relationship in real word is bad luck for me... so I am thinking of long relationship anyone here would like to talk and willing to be with me for long relationship...
    sreyance24 sreyance24 16-17, M Aug 19

    Your Response

    Cancel
    There are numerous older men in the world who are single and seeking someone special in their life. For all such men, AgeMeet.com has been created as a reliable online platform to...
    alicacc11 alicacc11 26-30, F Aug 19

    Your Response

    Cancel
    They can be hard but I've seen them work. I've seen more fail and succeed but those that have succeeded seem to be as happy as close distance relationships.
    4thGeneration 4thGeneration 22-25, M Aug 18

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I hate the thought of hanging around with your partner 24 h a day, 365 days. Many problems would come up. I wouldn't move into his flat and he wouldn't move into mine. Maybe we'd...
    MutedVoice MutedVoice 18-21, F 1 Response Aug 18

    Your Response

    Cancel
    i met this guy on zoosks dating site.i was a little sceptical about it ,because i have never met any one online before.we talked on the phone for hours.then I found out that we had...
    sherriexyz sherriexyz 41-45, F 1 Response Aug 18

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I'm 23. I just moved 7months ago to LA from a country 8,000miles away from here. 3months ago I met this guy who is 20 and still goes to college in Wisconsin. His cousin is the...
    JUSTME1217 JUSTME1217 22-25, F Aug 17

    Your Response

    Cancel
    am I? or is of obsession? or do I really even care, anymore? idk? my moods change so much! right now, I'd say....nah, I'm over it. I'm fine, and then something triggers n awakens...
    StreetgirlnamedDesire504 StreetgirlnamedDesire504 36-40 1 Response Aug 17

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I seriously wish I was in a LD relationship, not like jump into one right now, but really meeting someone and getting to know them, and then eventually becoming more. I just...
    UpCloud UpCloud 18-21, F 3 Responses Aug 16

    Your Response

    Cancel
    My whole childhood is built on drugs, mothering my sister, being the one to make sure everything's okay, and being the strong one. Memories of my childhood aren't all bad. I have...
    Flower124 Flower124 18-21 Aug 16

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I just found an old journal of mine. I had to be 15 or 16 years old. I was a tortured soul to say the least. After reading it no wonder I'm so much of a loner. In the beginning it...
    solojo solojo 31-35, M 1 Response Aug 15

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Why is it that when you have the money to spend on a new computer you can't find a damn thing at the store that is actually worth buying?
    Raeyna Raeyna 41-45, F 1 Response Aug 14

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I think many, many people study for a drivers test, then forget everything they learn the minute they get their license. I am tired of inconsiderate, reckless, drivers...
    comeonletsgo comeonletsgo 61-65, M 1 Response Aug 14

    Your Response

    Cancel
    It coud be hell some nights...
    alexsomebody alexsomebody 22-25, M 2 Responses Aug 13

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I seriously rather have a LD relationship. There exciting! Of course we would set dates up to see one another, but phone calls, Skype and FaceTime, I'm all for it. The excitement...
    UpCloud UpCloud 18-21, F 5 Responses Aug 12