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I Don't Know What to Do About My Life

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    I Don't Know - I don't know,What to do,This mess called life,Needs sorting outPerhaps,I need a break,if that don't work,Well, I don't know.
    lazycrazybasket lazycrazybasket 46-50, M Feb 2, 2012

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    Slowly Suffacating - From the time I wake to the time I close my eyes, I literally feel the heaviness of my life gone wrong.  My husband has been unemployed for almost 2...
    barelystanding barelystanding 36-40 1 Response Jul 28, 2010

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    I Don't Know What I Should Do Now With My Life - I still want to study and work part time  I am thinking that marriage and babies are too late friends are non-existent for the...
    czaristacrystals czaristacrystals 36-40, F 1 Response Oct 3, 2011

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    Success - Everyone wants to be successful right? Wrong. If that was the case, then I would not spend a majority of my leisure time doing absolutely nothing, whether it is on the...
    IronicHypocrisy IronicHypocrisy 18-21 1 Response Jun 6, 2012

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    Confused - I don't know what should I do,and what I can do.......
    shiningsweet shiningsweet 18-21, F Apr 13, 2013

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    Midlife Crisis Anyone? - I am 37 years old and I seem to not know what to do with my life. I used to be an achiever and enjoyed my life as much as I could. I was always happy go...
    nybagels nybagels 36-40 2 Responses Jan 25, 2012

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    No Idea What to Do... -   I’m not yet 30, and have felt this way for certainly most of the last 15 years, resulting in a number of episodes in that time. These issues...
    Muppetdave Muppetdave 26-30, M 4 Responses Oct 4, 2009

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    Simply Confused... -  I can honestly say that this life i'm living, isn't the one that i am fully satisfied with. When i'm in church, standing in that group of teens, singing...
    pandaaboo pandaaboo 16-17, F Feb 10, 2011

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    Confused - I don't know what should I do,and what I can do.......
    shiningsweet shiningsweet 18-21, F Apr 13, 2013

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    Please Give Me Some Advice. Confused -      I got into Cal Poly in San Luis Obispo two years ago. I enjoyed the school somewhat, I was trying to make friends...
    Intense1234 Intense1234 18-21, M 1 Response Mar 20, 2010

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    No Direction In Life... - What can I say? I'm just another poor sap who doesn't know what to do with himself. I'm almost 22 years old, and I'm at a complete loss as to what I'm...
    avmaktslave30 avmaktslave30 22-25, M 4 Responses Sep 10, 2009

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    Never Ending Quest - Ever since I graduated from high school in 2004 I have been trying to figure out what it is I want to do. I have been involved in youth programs, volunteered...
    SumeraMarvatilsa SumeraMarvatilsa 22-25, F 1 Response Apr 2, 2010

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    Change - I find many people judge me on my past. I have spent alot of time in prison because of commiting crime to support a drug habit. I used and abused drugs to escape from...
    tbee tbee 26-30, M Dec 31, 2009

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    This Is a Tough One - Just having a difficult time trying to figure out what is my passion and purpose in life. On top of my working life, I am trying and have tried different...
    kwbrown kwbrown 31-35 3 Responses Jun 29, 2009

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    I Really Need Help - So this are my problems: My problems are the ones about 'getting along with your parents' even though I'm so young. I don't get along with my parents. I...
    suntpraf10 suntpraf10 16-17, F 2 Responses Mar 15, 2009

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    Not Clue - In a lot of ways i'm very similar to other stories posted.In elementary school I was a straight A student without even trying and that continued into high school...
    sheverne sheverne 18-21, F 1 Response Mar 22, 2010

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    The Different Girl - I've always been the girl who didn't fit in... The girl who looked funny... The girl who wanted to be popular... The girl who would do anything for attention...
    lovaticforever13 lovaticforever13 13-15, F 5 Responses Dec 5, 2012

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    My Life Is A Joke - I just finished smoking a cigarette, I think that is my fourth one today. After a while I just stop counting and although I know it can cause cancer I am so...
    Litebub Litebub 26-30 2 Responses Sep 23, 2010

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    The End - Well if you've seen my stories then you know my relationship some . Well it hasn't gotten any better . An I really don't know what to do anymore . Do I stay an try to...
    Sleeponit Sleeponit 36-40, F 1 Response Nov 27, 2012

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    I Know - I have been unemployed for almost a year now and I fear for my future and I often ask myself what's to become of me. I just don't know where I stand concerning down the...
    MySweetLord MySweetLord 36-40, F 1 Response Oct 4, 2009

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    Scary Future - everyone i know can be able to say what they want to do in future except me. i keep telling myself im too young to know but i've got to grow up someday! its like...
    TheGirlNextDoorToYou TheGirlNextDoorToYou 13-15, F 1 Response Dec 22, 2011

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    I Don't Know What To Do :( - I am twenty years old - which I keep being told is young and recently I have come out of university after only my first year. It wasn't that ...
    SazBunny SazBunny 18-21, F 2 Responses Dec 21, 2009

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    27 Year Old Unemployed Software Engineer. - I took an admission to a course in software engineering in 2001 and completed it in 2009.  As for now I don't have any clue that...
    kakadeakshay05 kakadeakshay05 26-30 May 26, 2010

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    Going to Have a Breakdown Soon! - I was always one of the "smart" kids in lower school, the kind that get put into the "extended" math programs and is the top...
    Kitlet Kitlet 22-25, F Aug 17, 2009

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    I Don't Want To Cheat - I really don't want to cheat on him but he is pushing me to do so.
    ithinkthisway ithinkthisway 26-30, F Sep 18, 2013

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    Confused - I don't know what should I do,and what I can do.......
    shiningsweet shiningsweet 18-21, F Apr 13, 2013

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    No Direction - It's really awkward when I go to my advisor so I can register for classes.  I chose to major in English just because it has always been my best subject and I...
    MsStarrShine MsStarrShine 22-25, F 1 Response Apr 1, 2010

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    Change Of Mind - My entire life I have always worked hard in mapping out my plans for the future.  I never wanted to be unsure of where I wanted to go in life or who I wanted...
    WildandYoung WildandYoung 18-21, F 4 Responses Sep 24, 2010

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    ....tell me what I should do. Please please please is there a way to fix this?.....Is there a way.....to keep from ending everything?..... .....I hurt you if I stay, I hurt you if...
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    I am already in my early twenties and I still get bothered and stressed out that my parents don't like each other. Ever since we were little, though they didn't fight in front of...
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    Before I began this is a lesbian story between me and my friend. The year was almost over and she was going to leave before the school year would end. In the middle of the school...
    2Brokenhearts 2Brokenhearts 22-25, F Mar 20

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    I have a friend who lives in South Carolina who calls me often anytime she has trouble with her husband or her three kids. Now, I've known this girl for years, but when she calls...
    Whoami30 Whoami30 26-30, M 2 Responses Mar 25

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    My mother all my life has been a liar. In a way I feel as though the lies are finally catching up to her but instead of giving up in the fight she continues to manipulate the...
    Moonchild205 Moonchild205 18-21, F 3 Responses Mar 27

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    I don't know what I want anymore, with school that is. I have always wanted to provide, but I just don't see that happening what with how my college grades are turning out. I just...
    CryingAndStressed CryingAndStressed 18-21, F Mar 20

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    I really don't know. It's been years, to be completely honest. There's something, making me feel something that's close to anxiousnes and sadness, but I don't know what it is. When...
    OskarDR OskarDR 16-17, M 3 Responses Mar 23

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    I don't know what to do at this point. My boyfriend broke up with me a couple weeks ago. I'm very depressed all the time and cry too much. I think I'm mourning, but I'm so sick of...
    Ijustdontknow44 Ijustdontknow44 18-21 1 Response Mar 20

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    I won't be able to afford schooling next year and I'm not sure how to tell my parents. My fafsa application has been frustrating me and today is the deadline for my school. I...
    ikg00 ikg00 18-21, F Mar 31

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    I've been through a really bad break up lately - My fiance of 1 year and I just weren't able to make it through the wedding planning phase - we'd met in university, decided we...
    Susumu999 Susumu999 22-25, F Apr 6

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    jasminepage jasminepage 16-17, F 3 Responses Mar 19

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    So there's this girl I'm seeing. I really like her and i know she likes me too but just when i started to develop strong feelings for her, she had leave back to london with her...
    kar9 kar9 26-30, F Mar 25

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    I'm terrified of the future...of my future. I have anxiety every time I think about it. I don't know what to do
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    We'll I'm on the track team at my school,and at our first track meet I met a boy named koby😍. My bestfriend Jordan introduced us. Ever since then we have been talking and I like...
    rainee12 rainee12 13-15 Apr 6

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    what is friendship worth? my so-called friend,best friend she lied. she still is. i found out that she went behind my back . i trusted her with everything. but she was telling...
    secretwriterx secretwriterx 16-17, F Mar 22

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    When is enough, enough? I honestly don't know what to do. My husband is secretive and I feel like he is extremely deceitful. This ***** with my head in the worst way possible...
    lj1127 lj1127 31-35, F 3 Responses Mar 23

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    I have recently been infatuated with this guy. I catch him staring at me sometimes and I think he is really attractive. Ever since I've become infatuated, I've been feeling...
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