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I Come From a Broken Family

divorced, sepertaed or whatever..we are the children of the broken families united! 1,313 People

    I Know That All Of Our Parents Love Us But...

    thats truely happen to me those many days... Do u all think that Teenager is very serious with everything thing, i do too. Now aday i feel so stressful staying at home and saw my parents argue and yell at me. They said i`m very useless and never pity them , my mom said. she...
    zynn zynn 18-21 May 9, 2013

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    My mom is horrible ..

    Very stubborn & threaten me by saying wanna die .. Never take people's advice .. Never know how to take care of herself & always blame on others for her own fault..never admit that she's wrong ..
    sasha2104 sasha2104 31-35, F Apr 12

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    Someone help. I hate my mums boyfriend

    and he has been living with us for a month I only knew him for 4 months. He was talking loudly so I could hear so I shouted he came up the stairs and carried on. I told him to stop but he carried on and I got angry and shouted back. But he wouldn't stop. He keeps trying to turn...
    ambercrystal ambercrystal 18-21, F 1 Response Sep 6

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    Nothing Will Ever Be The Same.

    My parents are divorced. Have been for over 5 years. They were never right, I was about 7 when I finally realised it was all wrong. My dad moved into the spare room saying that my mum likes her bed warm and he likes it cool. What a lame excuse? This went on and on, finally one...
    alwayswithyou96 alwayswithyou96 16-17, F 2 Responses Aug 12, 2012

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    I'm 19 . My parents are getting divorce .

    I currently living with my mom in a small apartment with my other 2 sisters & a younger brother . Currently I don't have a car or money . I'm waiting for court to give us money from my dad because he kicked me out of the house & out my room . And my sister . & we went living...
    lordeley952 lordeley952 18-21, M 6 Responses Jun 19

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    My mom is getting remarried,

    and it's kind of freaking me out. They've only known each other for 5 months. I've only known him for 4. He seems cool, but can you really KNOW someone in that little time? Why would you want to spend the rest of your life with someone you barely know?
    birdandthebee birdandthebee 13-15, F 4 Responses Aug 30

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    Children's Aid Society had torn my life apart

    twice now. The first time I was too young to realize what they did. 18 years old now and watching them repeat what they did 11 years ago. They have decided to remove my siblings from a safe, loving home to place them with their father who is a controlling abusive man who is all...
    Jaimedee Jaimedee 18-21, F Apr 11

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    Broken Family... Hum...

    Broken families always affect you... Even if you don't want to admit it... My parents divorced when I was 13... I was crushed...  and I had the most ****** up years of my life right after... I'll spare you the details... To cut a long story short... I eventually got so...
    nokturn nokturn 21-25, M 8 Responses Oct 31, 2007

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    Being a member of a broken family should not be

    a hindrance for you to achieve your dreams and to have a good life.
    HwangNeulRin HwangNeulRin 18-21, F 1 Response Sep 6

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    When I was growing up my mom was divorced

    and a drunk. I was the oldest male in family so she decided to abuse me. I got hit with hands fists high heel shoes frying pans this is called tough love...... Then when she was wasted I became handsome and sexy and I would have to sit next to her while she cooed and whispers in...
    cumonu2 cumonu2 36-40, M Jun 18

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    Sometimes I Can Deal... Other Times It Gets a Bit Much

    There are times when I feel like I have come to terms with this completely.  But, then there are some moments when I feel myself breaking into little pieces.  There was this day I was on the train and I overheard this man telling this daughter that the most important...
    Oregano Oregano 26-30, F 1 Response Jan 15, 2008

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    Stop Hurting Me

    I am not a doll I am not a teddy bear that you could hug then throw away I am a human I'm your child I need love not hate and anger I need to hear you say that you love me not to hear all those scream and yell I want a hug not a scars in my heart I want to laugh and smile not...
    cookiestale cookiestale 16-17, F 2 Responses Aug 14, 2012

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    A cracked family portrait.

    It's my fault I live with my grandmother. I could have told my mom not to let her "friends" into the house. I could have told her not to go to the club. It's my fault I don't see my dad. I haven't seen him in 3 years, I thought he was dead until I was ten. He thought I was mad...
    CatWithScars CatWithScars 13-15, F 4 Responses Jun 25

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    So my life is kind of screwed up.

    This past year 2 ppl I was the closest died. Someone who told me they would never leave after 4 yrs they told me its to hard to be around me and my family. My dad is strung out on drugs again and my little brother still thinks he's coming back get him. I constantly babysit my...
    LifeRebel LifeRebel 13-15, F Jul 13

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    CAS decided that my mom wasn't able to take

    care of the children (6 and 3) on her own so they have the abuser and his mother temporary custody of the kids. The came for a visit from Monday - Thursday , sending them back was a disaster. The oldest was not happy to go back but understood she would be back in 4 sleeps, the...
    Jaimedee Jaimedee 18-21, F Apr 10

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    My mom was/is horrible.

    She openly favored my older sister and has even admitted that I was never meant to be born. She called me every name in the book growing up...fat, ugly, stupid, worthless, lazy, good for nothing, ect. I was a Daddy's girl, but he passed away when I was 19. Well, my mom let him...
    blisster blisster 26-30, F Mar 28

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    Mommy Kept Me Daddy Left Me

    I could have been blessed with both but my mother did a damn good job, I have broken the cycles of my family and continue to do so...his decision no longer affects me as much I dont hate him anymore, I just dont respect his choices.
    lovelyscribe lovelyscribe 22-25, F 2 Responses Nov 6, 2013

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    My mom is planning on filing

    for her fourth divorce next month. I have been through this so many times with her it makes me sick. She always needs me to come and help pick up her mess when it's over, until the next one comes along and she doesn't need me anymore. But she won't do this to my two little...
    lovelyss lovelyss 22-25, F 2 Responses Jun 25

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    Divorced Parents.

    My parents divorced 2 yrs ago and things are settling down but it was crazy and confusing. I still have certain feelings bout my dad leaving but he's still my dad and I miss him sometimes but I think my mom gets a little annoyed when I hang around him. She takes everything very...
    TwentythreePER TwentythreePER 13-15, M 1 Response Nov 7, 2013

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    My Story

    My parents divorced when I was 6.  I remember perfectly the day when my mom gave me the news. I burst into tears because I knew that decision was going to change my entire life, and it really did.  After that, my parents never spoke to each other again...
    BellaFairy BellaFairy 22-25, F 6 Responses Apr 24, 2009

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    Divorce:from The View Of A Child

    My parents have been divorced for as long as i can remember. when i was young it never really bothered me but as i got older it started bothering me. I have always lived with my mom and visited my dad for eight weeks during the summer, so i never really grew a strong bond with...
    SecretLifeOfTheUnknown SecretLifeOfTheUnknown 16-17, F Jul 20, 2012

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    Like so many it's called "broken"

    for a reason. I come from stress and strife, blood and battles, from a time when you fought at school and were not expelled but spent endless hours in the Principals office for being violent. I come from watching a parade of endless women in and out of my father's life and...
    Kathy0120 Kathy0120 51-55, F 1 Response Apr 27

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    Family Of Fuckups

    Mom: had my two brothers when she was 15 Dad: got my mom pregnant when he was 16. Noah: got two girls pregnant at 14 and 15. And he got a tattoo from his friend when he was 14. Hunter: Uses weed and ecstasy. He has a charge for gang related activity or something. Me: 11 charges...
    kate2000 kate2000 13-15, F 9 Responses Nov 21, 2013

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    Pretending It's Okay Hurts More Than Facing That It's Not

    Most peole think 'broken family' means the parents are divorced, they live seperately, have found different spouses, etc. etc. But that's not always the case. My parents aren't divorced. They live together, and have never officially brought up the topic of divorce. They live...
    Azum Azum 13-15 1 Response Jun 1, 2009

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    What Made Me Strong And Makes Me Weak

    It was my 19th birthday. For the first time in my life, I celebrated it with the whole family. My prayer was anwered that night. My dad, as a contract worker abroad, usually come home on March or April for the past years. At the end of my day, I was surprised when I saw my mom...
    dazzlingeyes dazzlingeyes 18-21, F 18 Responses Nov 8, 2010

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    I don't know where the brokenness began.

    . But I know it was passed down to my grandma, then to my mom and on to me. I have a good head on my shoulders, I know right from wrong and I always treat others with care. But I'm broken. I've been through so much in only 17 years, because of my family tree. I'm overly sensitive...
    wonderstar wonderstar 16-17, F 1 Response May 28

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    Is anyone on this forum

    that when your parents divorced they were able to maintain an amicable relationship? I am considering separating from my Husband and have two children. I would love to hear from you about how your parents divorce affected you. I want to make an informed decision since said...
    tresses tresses 36-40, F 2 Responses Apr 4

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    Called my mom last night,

    try and tell her how much she hurt me when I was growing up. All she did was laugh and lie... Yup. Seems like people's advice doesn't work
    lostunit lostunit 26-30, M 1 Response Jul 16

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    Thinking Of Writing My Dad A Letter..

    I haven't spoken to my dad in a while, I have another story that will give you a better understanding to our relationship. When we do talk it's very brief, uncomfortable, and painful to speak to him. I had a lot of built up anger towards him. Things I didn't understand, but I...
    elainedixie elainedixie 18-21, F 3 Responses May 24, 2013

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    I'm just really heartbroken

    because I can't seem to escape my past. My parents are divorced but I feel like they both neglect me and it hurts more than anything. My dad lives in another state and my mom my stepdad my baby sister and I are moving even farther away. The only person I can talk to is my best...
    thewondergirl thewondergirl 16-17, F 3 Responses Aug 20

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    I have an uncle and an aunt My uncle doesn't

    like my stepfather so he doesn't talk to us only when he has too My aunt will still talk to my mom and I but trashes my stepfather My stepfather is an ******* **** so I understand why they would hate him But that means I lost my family because of him
    annirawrmuffin annirawrmuffin 18-21, F Mar 28

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    I've been having a bad family situation

    since I was a kid, my mom always lie to my dad. She end up making her life more difficult and my dad is always been cheating from my mom. It's very difficult for me as I'm the oldest son, I have to survive and stand still, I'm glad my dad still support me in terms of education...
    Jasonaditya Jasonaditya 26-30, M 2 Responses Aug 25

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    my family is so broken i whis my parents would

    divorce because all i've seen them do during my whole life was fight and hurt each other
    opentalk opentalk 18-21, F 2 Responses Jul 16

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    My parents divorced when I was 5.

    I lived with my mom and eventually my step-dad and saw my biological dad every other weekend because he lives an hour and a half away. When I turned 16 I decided I wanted to move in with my dad and my step-mom to see what it was like, and because I felt like I was missing out on...
    brandie57 brandie57 18-21, F 4 Responses Jan 27

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    Don't really have one.

    When I was really little, my mom and dad fought all the time. My dad was on cigarettes, and still is. My mom is just depressed because she's too picky about who she likes. I'm usually the odd one out. My sister is very cruel to me. I don't have any good family memories except...
    BENDrowned BENDrowned 18-21, F Jan 20

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    My Very Eventful Past.

    So let's begin with my grandma. She had my grandfather, then she gave birth to my mum and my uncle. Then grandfather died in a car accident. She remarried to a step-grandfather. She then have birth to my aunt. Step-grandfather was a trouble maker. Always gambling and causing...
    PolarBearMel PolarBearMel 16-17, F 2 Responses Nov 5, 2013

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    When I was conceived,

    my parents were just dating. After I was born my mother gave me to my father . I have lived with him all my live an now I am 20 years old. He raised me. I didn't meet my mother until I was 7 years old.
    amandafrantic amandafrantic 18-21, F 1 Response May 6

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    Broken Glass

    i dont normally talk about my old family, but here is the story of my old family. since i was a small kid i can remember my mom and dad laughing every time i got hurt. they would laugh and tears would run down their faces from laughing to hard. tears would roll down my face too...
    th3cha0s th3cha0s 16-17, M 3 Responses Jun 29, 2013

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    Dear Dad: even though you didn't like me when i was growing up,i still love you

    ...as i sit here while the world flows like water around me,its as if i'm not moving at all....as a child i experienced many heart aches,i dont even know where to begin so i'll try to list them in order 1. my earlist childhood memory was when i was 2 years old and my mom jumped...
    CraziiBeautiful CraziiBeautiful 26-30, F 4 Responses Feb 8, 2013

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    Wonder what it's like

    for your family to love and care about you, I'll never know
    taylorsueb taylorsueb 13-15, F 3 Responses Apr 27

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    A Child Of Separated Parents

    It is not easy to express myself and this difficulty leads to many complications in my life and eventually regrets follow. but it was so natural to blame my self for Defeats throughout my life. Now, I'm left with shattered self-confidence, awful social skills, and bad...
    NooraAli NooraAli 26-30, F 1 Response Jun 9, 2013

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    My family is is little

    and broken but it still works......yea still works
    darkness49 darkness49 13-15, F Apr 26

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    Come In Terms?

    well someday I hope I can come in terms with my own family problem. my parents is finally divorced and I felt painfully aware of the situation. it broke my heart but I am calm enough to face it like every other teenager or adult. but there is still a nagging feeling of hollow or...
    seira94 seira94 18-21 1 Response Oct 8, 2013

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    I came from a broken family.

    they separated when I was in First High. My mom lives with his bf and my dad went to other country to find work. I remember me and my brother used to be asking money to relatives for us to eat and go to school. There is nobodys taking care of us but only us. No one tells us...
    Ryenowa Ryenowa 26-30, F Jul 5

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    I feel like no one wants me.

    My parents have recently divorced and me and my mom always fight. She always yells at me to pack my bags and that I'm going to live with my dad, but she never follows through. She also says that she and my sister are moving out without me and that my dad is going to live at my...
    foreveraloneforever foreveraloneforever 13-15, F Jun 29

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    All That Glitters Is Not Gold

    I posted this in another place but I will post it here as well. I'm going to try to shorten this as best I can while still keeping some key elements intact. Have you ever read stories about Lindsay Lohan and wonder how a girl so rich could fall so hard? ever find yourself in...
    RubyBloodDrop RubyBloodDrop 22-25, F 2 Responses Apr 11, 2012

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    My real dad left when I was about 5.

    ..mabye, I dont really remember. My mom was single for a while untill she met my step dad chris who has been in my life for years now. I love him to death....but the times are bad now, I swear and its all my fault because I do crazy **** just for the hell of it . Stressing them...
    heartzs heartzs 16-17, F 1 Response Sep 11

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    I thought my family was perfect,

    like the ones on tv. But of course, in the world we live in, that's impossible... I don't think my parents ever loved each other, even before I was born. They thought they did, but some things just aren't meant to be...
    emilesfault emilesfault 16-17, M 1 Response Aug 31

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    My mum is really into talking on the phone

    recently and I think she s talking to a guy. She s 50 this year, separated with my father 6-7 years ago. I didn't expect I would feel against it before, but now I realize my family will be broken forever once she has a bf and s new family, and perhaps my father will have his new...
    Ssslm Ssslm 26-30, F 3 Responses Jul 15

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    Should I ask my dad to get full custody of me?

    My mom and dad have been for almost 5 years now. My mom has struggled with alcoholism for most of my life, but once my parents got divorced I started to stand up to her. I didn't like staying with her when she drank so I didn't go to her house. I talked with her about quitting...
    ShiverMoor ShiverMoor 13-15, F 3 Responses May 4

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    My dad left when I was 2 months my moms old bf

    abused me, I have gone through so much in life in a short time so if you ever need someone to talk to I am here.
    abrokendreamer abrokendreamer 13-15, F 1 Response Apr 27

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