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

I Can't Expect Others To Solve My Problems

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 43 People

    Many Problems!!

    i have many problems in life, just like everyone else, and i struggle to deal with them, just like most people, and sometimes i just look around me for inspiration on how to overcome these obstacles, and look to others for ideas on how to solve these problems, but sometimes i...
    cowshed123 cowshed123 31-35, M 2 Responses Feb 21, 2011

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Thats All She Wrote

    I need to get myself in the line of fire when it comes to my own problems and stay there to face them.  I can't expect others to solve my problems.
    JenniferSH636 JenniferSH636 22-25, F Feb 24, 2011

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Not My Probelmes At Times

    My problems can't be solved by others. They are my own problems that I live with. They are my own health problems. That I just live with. They have taught me to enjoy life.
    acjf acjf 22-25, F Feb 21, 2011

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Related Experiences

    I feel the need to, but I just can't. I just talk to people so I don't feel alone. Other then that leave me solve my quandaries and fight my vices.
    EmptyLaugh EmptyLaugh 22-25, M 1 Response 5 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Have you ever had this secret that you have to hide because you're too ashamed? Or you're just so tired of being strong that you can't hide it anymore? Well that's me, And here's...
    Jessica427 Jessica427 18-21, F 2 Responses Nov 16

    Your Response

    Cancel
    There are two kinds of problems: the ones you can talk about and the ones you can't
    lostCake lostCake 22-25, F 2 Responses a week ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I sometimes ask people to be honest and tell me if there's something happened. Yet, I can't talk that easily. I know how difficuilt it was to escape from the problems and bring it...
    candy8ar candy8ar 18-21, F 5 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I did my first pumpkin carving today with my girlfriend and her siblings! It was amazing! So much fun!! And still I come home.. Take my shoes and jacket off, sit down.. And still...
    MrCutBleedSmile MrCutBleedSmile 18-21, M 3 Responses Oct 27

    Your Response

    Cancel
    More of me venting than anything else... I do not celebrate holidays or my birthday or any other such holidays. It isn't that I am dull and boring, but I find it extremely...
    duhibrokeit duhibrokeit 31-35, M Nov 9

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I'm going to be glad today that my boyfriend's mom can't read my thoughts. I haven't said two words to her since Sunday and now I have to drive her an hour each way just to go pick...
    flutterby1979 flutterby1979 31-35, F 1 Response Oct 28

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I wouldn't consider this "home". I often feel like saying I want to go home when I'm technically already here. I live in Washington with my grandparents but I long for the day when...
    Unicorn1039 Unicorn1039 16-17, F Oct 28

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I protect myself so heavily that I never let anything out. It's like I just can't talk to people because I truly don't trust that they'll keep it to themselves. I even suspect this...
    SheIsBroken SheIsBroken 18-21, F 1 Response a week ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Everything becomes meaningless some days and when people complain to you about certain stuff you don't even feel sorry for them any more. Its just some days when you can't bring...
    AbyssalSilence AbyssalSilence 13-15, F Oct 28

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I USUALLY don't envy others for what they have. Not as a rule. Its not my nature. Except....except.....Jesus Christ! My kitchen is really getting on my nerves. It hasn't been...
    LilAnnie LilAnnie 56-60, F 3 Responses Nov 8

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I am so done telling people things! Don't expect me to open up to you just for you to run and tell someone ! When I open up to you that's big but when u break my trust u ain't...
    Bubbles0329 Bubbles0329 13-15, F 1 Response Nov 13

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I hate talking in person about things that are bothering me. Probably because I really don't like crying in front of most people. I have a much easier time talking online with...
    RestlessDreamer22 RestlessDreamer22 26-30, F 1 Response 2 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    It's not that I can't cook --but I've never really learned. My mom was overbearing in the kitchen and micromanaged me so much that I was turned off by the interactions and how long...
    Mandaryn Mandaryn 26-30, F 1 Response Oct 26

    Your Response

    Cancel
    So.. I'm having the hardest time getting over this and I need help.. advice.. anything. my boyfriend and I have been together for about a year. we met online while I was away at...
    mparks7 mparks7 18-21, F Nov 17

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I am currently on a one week coffee break (started yesterday) and currently I am still functioning. Funny thing is, I could hardly sleep last night and I can't even blame the...
    ConcreteSleeper ConcreteSleeper 31-35, M 18 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Hello people from EP! Well, I don't know were to start. My parents are getting divorce and I just don't know how to deal with it. I feel like I'm falling apart and this is all too...
    Daris21 Daris21 18-21, F 2 Responses Oct 26

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I will never let anyone walk all over my friends but I normally end up apologising for anything said when I'm at the height of anger. I can't be mean. It makes me feel so guilty, I...
    sfairy27 sfairy27 13-15, F Oct 27

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Sign Here. Torn pages of my life. Ripped to pieces in the muddy **** you smashed them into. Burnt and frail in parts never to be salvaged. A huge chunk of it is still stuck on...
    BunniesCry BunniesCry 31-35, F Nov 9

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I seriously can't wait to have kids. I can't wait to have my little stone warm house with a cute brick fireplace and have a little baby girl. I can't wait to dress her up...
    bella2399 bella2399 13-15, F Nov 16

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Hello EP readers. I don’t know what I hope to gain from sharing all this, but I feel compelled to do so. You will probably think I’ve lost my mind by the time that you get to...
    ThePolarPanda ThePolarPanda 36-40, M 1 Response a week ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I know that I most likely have depression, but I literally can't ask for help no matter how hard a try. It's like I can't scream "Help me!" because every time I try I can't seem to...
    bloomingheart bloomingheart 18-21, F 1 Response 5 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I consider my self to be extremely open minded. and i think i can accept everything about anyone. there are things i don't l but i can accept the most taboo, the most alien...
    Chinsei Chinsei 26-30, M 4 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I have been trying to break up with this man for the last three years. I had a very unstable home life growing up and it took me about 6 years of on and off school with full time...
    vrose004 vrose004 26-30, F 1 Response 2 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    It's not that I can't cook, it's probably that I'm too lazy too
    SairaE SairaE 16-17, F 1 Response Oct 26

    Your Response

    Cancel
    it's not that I can't cook. maybe not too many things, but I can just about manage. if it were a choice? I wouldn't want to cook!
    ira01 ira01 26-30, F 2 Responses Oct 26

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I can't cook anything! But I don't mind cause I wouldn't really want to!
    brookmay brookmay 18-21, F 1 Response Oct 26

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I can cook but I'm not an inspired cook, u know? I like cooking, but I can't just imagine ish in my mind and then BOOM - it's arrived! Kinda sounds like giving birth lol but in a...
    Terrain12 Terrain12 31-35, F 1 Response Oct 26

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Well I am a teenage girl at least. Some of my friends come into school with batches of cookies they made when they were bored. They make cake for a snack. For breakfast, if they...
    iiCHARLIii iiCHARLIii 13-15, F 1 Response Oct 26

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Working where I go into peoples homes to work on things. I am glad they can't. Cause the houses I go into. Omg. They would go off on me lol
    bloud13 bloud13 36-40, M Oct 26

    Your Response

    Cancel
    My mom and dad fight all the time and they are both to s5 up I'd to understand that they are destroying my own and my sisters lives I go to school on Mondays and everyone is all...
    willgooch willgooch 13-15, M Oct 26

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I finally have the chance to move out in January and have my own place, get away from this **** family of mine. I should be happy right? It is what I've always wanted. Something...
    SkinnImIn SkinnImIn 18-21, F 1 Response Oct 27

    Your Response

    Cancel
    No more coverage. A take a wack of meds. I can't afford them. They tell you not to quit them cold turkey but what choice do I have?
    absolom absolom 41-45 Oct 28

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I can't wait for the day when someone say "Will you marry me?" I would say yes But I know that day won't ever come When I get older I buy my own Tiffany &Co. Wedding ring and...
    lorrena19 lorrena19 18-21, F 1 Response Oct 29

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I can't wait for the day I can shove it in my families faces, that we moved out and will never trust them again!
    rosesheart rosesheart 26-30, F 1 Response Oct 29

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I can't wait for the day I say I do to the person I love.
    JordynRenee1023 JordynRenee1023 13-15, F 1 Response Oct 29

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Nothing to do and I can't sleep >.<
    Itsmarline Itsmarline 18-21, F 5 Responses Oct 29

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I Can't Wait For The Days Where I Can Say. How Was Work? I Made You Dinner.... I Put The Baby To Sleep.... I Do. (:
    Eriannaa Eriannaa 13-15, F 3 Responses Oct 29

    Your Response

    Cancel
    My husband to be is really an incredible human being. I've never met someone so loyal and dedicated to everything they do. He is so trust worthy and I feel so safe. I feel like no...
    Mousetoes Mousetoes 18-21, F Oct 29

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Some days I can't even handle people. I'm so glad they can't read what I'm thinking. so many people would hate me. Oh Well.
    JustDevy JustDevy 18-21, F 4 Responses Oct 30

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I am in love with my boss and she doesn't know it. She knows that I like her, due to the flowers and cards that I bought her, but I later found out that she had a boyfriend. I feel...
    marques30s marques30s 31-35, M Oct 30

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Starkid's eight musical ANI is finally coming to YouTube tomorrow! I can't wait it's going to be totally awesome just like the rest of their shows!
    Jred4ever Jred4ever 13-15, F Oct 30

    Your Response

    Cancel