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

I Cannot Fix You

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 140 People

    I Wish I Could But I Can't

    This does not just apply to one person. There are many people around me that are struggling, all in different ways, some in more extreme ways than others. And if I could fix you I would trust me. I would take your pain away, I would make life easier on you, make you healthy...
    CalypsoChisisi CalypsoChisisi 18-21, F Dec 11, 2012

    Your Response

    Cancel

    That Is Up To You

    As much as I want to "fix" you and make all your problems disappear, I can't. That is just simply out of my control. This is something that you have to do, but you must first accept that you're not alright. If you can't accept that, then nothing is going to change. I can no...
    SavedByHim SavedByHim 18-21, F 1 Response May 9, 2012

    Your Response

    Cancel
    miimii0069 miimii0069 26-30, F 2 Responses 4 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Your Mighty High On Yourself

    why would i want you to fix me your the one who assumes im broken. trust me you have way more problems that i do or i ever will. i do not rely on a "god" or any other supernatural mumbo jumbo. logic and common sense work for me
    promethius50 promethius50 46-50, M May 18, 2012

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Only You Can Fix You

    There have been many times in my life when I have loved someone so much and so selflessly, that I was willing to sacrifice my life and my happiness and my time and even my health to "fix" them. I felt that these people just needed someone to really genuinely care about them, and...
    SpiritOfTheRabbit SpiritOfTheRabbit 31-35, F 1 Response Jun 6, 2012

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Push & Pull

    you push me away with cruel words and actions you push and push until I break until I’ve retreated and hid until I’m distant and cold then you pull me closer with gentle words and touches you pull and pull until I’m in your arms until I feel safe and assured until my heart...
    LG76 LG76 36-40, F 8 Responses Jun 14, 2012

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Related Experiences

    Although I never fully admitted to my parents about being gay, I recently told them admitted that I cannot perform with women (since they continuously ask why I am not married or...
    GoodLookingArabMale GoodLookingArabMale 31-35, M 2 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Like how today I feel it's all just so unfair. That you will get to move on and start a whole new life and I will be picking up the pieces of a broken family. How I'm going to be...
    sp7799 sp7799 36-40, F 7 Responses 4 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    And I'm so so angry about it all. I feel I was short changed and betrayed all these years married to the same man. I'm trying hard to not lash out and be as nasty as he's been...
    sp7799 sp7799 36-40, F 4 Responses 1 day ago

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Your Response

    Cancel
    The wealthy love commodities. So much that they made clients some. Fix nothing. Medicate Violate the body Incarcerate. Walking talking commodities. And if the...
    Converted Converted 46-50, M 2 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Sadly, duct tape can't fix stupid. But... it can muffle it.
    deleted deleted 26-30 2 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I get so frustrated with life that I often take it out on myself. I've damaged my eyesight and I've broken and bloodied my nose- all from beating myself. If life hates me, then I...
    Mossonarock Mossonarock 41-45, M 2 Responses 3 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    More accurately and importantly, I like how I am and do not want to be "fixed" . I see my flaws as adding character!
    GJOFJ3 GJOFJ3 56-60, M 8 Responses 3 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I'm sorry that i cannot fulfill your desire. I know we both think we are the coolest among the rest, you and I are the craziest. I thought i know the deepest part of you, my...
    2ndbest 2ndbest 31-35, F 1 Response 3 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I just found out something... Something that broke my heart. Something that keeps me sad for days. Someone who has a place in my heart just blocked me... I don't know what is he...
    JustAnotherGirlOnEP JustAnotherGirlOnEP 18-21, F 3 Responses 6 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I had a big happily growing family me, my sister my brother,my parents . Things of changed a lot these past years my parents broke up I wouldn't say it's my dad's fault because my...
    sageavvocato sageavvocato 13-15, F 1 Response a week ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Born into an abusive family. My father was physically and verbally abusive and it never let up until one day he was arrested. My mother, of course, stayed with him because she didn...
    Liftofferik Liftofferik 26-30, M a week ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    If I only wanted things that money could buy, I would be perfectly content with life. Instead I want true love from a woman I have never met. You cannot buy love, you cannot pay...
    stewartgreen stewartgreen 18-21, M a week ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    From what my dad said and what I've read it also brought back the Apollo 13 astronauts. Unfortunately it hasn't fixed a broken space program.
    NaughtySue NaughtySue 36-40, F 1 Response Aug 20

    Your Response

    Cancel
    My ex boyfriend was broken. 10 years older than me and his life was a mess. He couldn't stay away from drinking he already ruined his life because of it. He had no drivers license...
    beanie1417 beanie1417 22-25, F Aug 20

    Your Response

    Cancel
    u must fix yourself.... I can't fix u, but I can love u while u fix yourself
    craigslist504 craigslist504 36-40 Aug 20

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Sometimes when I see a boxing match either live or on television, afterward one of the boxers becomes someone that I think about constantly. Always the winner but its not in a...
    CelticBoxingGuy CelticBoxingGuy 41-45, M Aug 19

    Your Response

    Cancel
    1: What would you name your future daughter? Jasmine 2: Do you miss anyone? Yes, my grandpa 3: What if I told you that you were pretty? I would probably say, “Thanks, you too...
    FortyTheRapper FortyTheRapper 22-25, M 2 Responses Aug 19

    Your Response

    Cancel
    well I picked this one ironically because I went through a terrible time after my car accident in2003..it's funny how life works cuz I was a popular kid,teenager plAyed three...
    damonandrew damonandrew 36-40, M 2 Responses Aug 19

    Your Response

    Cancel
    it is hard sometimes...cuz if I could change the world, you would be the sunlight in my universe, n u wood think our love was really something good....eric clapton what happens...
    craigslist504 craigslist504 36-40 1 Response Aug 18

    Your Response

    Cancel
    This can be more. Your representative involving Celebrity Person and founding father of the company creating and also posting the idea stated backers can expect http://www...
    b253561005 b253561005 22-25, M Aug 17

    Your Response

    Cancel
    WARNING: When you read this, you'll start to understand life a little differently. What you tell me and what happens after you read this are two very different situations. I am...
    dragonsteel dragonsteel 26-30, M 6 Responses Aug 17

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I used to think duct tape could fix anything. So, I tried to use duct tape to fix my social life. People got pissed at me cause they couldnt get that s-t out of their hair!
    Mossonarock Mossonarock 41-45, M Aug 13

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Most of the time people come to me for advice at random. that confuses me because i try my hardest to put on a 'get the f away from me' persona. its not that i dont care its just i...
    dnikalee1 dnikalee1 13-15, F Aug 12

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I recently lost my best friend. We had need friends for over 20 years, he was someone that I felt I could trust with anything, we were always there for each other and our spouses...
    BestMe3 BestMe3 36-40, F 3 Responses Aug 11

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I live in the Southern United States (so basically, the worst part of the U.S. if you're LGBT+). I remember that when I was 12-15, I attended a small church with a very involved...
    Boulier Boulier 18-21, F 9 Responses Aug 10

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Years ago, I found myself in need of a job, quickly. So, I went to the nearest Temp Agency. They immediately placed me with a local call center that needed help with covering call...
    WripTyde WripTyde 46-50, M 3 Responses Aug 10

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I like most come from a broken family, have had bad experiences as a teenager and lost my sense of normality in relationships/family, or is it conformity? I can easily detach...
    Needstounleash Needstounleash 31-35, M 2 Responses Aug 9

    Your Response

    Cancel
    This is just something I want to get off my chest and hopefully for someone it'll help. It's long and not very uplifting - but, the message? I can't think of a more simple and more...
    Mac11985 Mac11985 26-30, M 1 Response Aug 8

    Your Response

    Cancel
    That has been my number 1 reason for most of my sorrows.... Worry over pleasing one and all. Worried over if I was good enough. Worrying over not meeting someone's expectations...
    MorningBreeze MorningBreeze 56-60, F 5 Responses Aug 8

    Your Response

    Cancel
    You will notice occasions that you feel your pc may be going considerably faster than it should. It’s time and energy to take a look at some methods to help make your computer...
    vagarland65 vagarland65 36-40, M Aug 7

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I find that life can be so hard!!!! So much pain and suffering, living and supporting husband with gambling addiction for over 8 years was hard enough but was willing to help him...
    Jillyum Jillyum 46-50, F 6 Responses Aug 7

    Your Response

    Cancel
    It wasn't broken, but I tried to fix it anyway.
    Bramwellbooth Bramwellbooth 46-50, M 4 Responses Aug 7

    Your Response

    Cancel
    being cool is being your own self, not doing something that someone else is telling you yo do we are the kids that your parents warned you about dont let anyone dull your sparkle...
    NarutoShippudenFanGirl NarutoShippudenFanGirl 16-17, F Aug 7

    Your Response

    Cancel
    As the prayer says... God, grant me the serenity to accept the things I cannot change, The courage to change the things I can, And the wisdom to know...
    nunos nunos 51-55, M 6 Responses Aug 6

    Your Response

    Cancel