I Don't Like Critical Friends

A place to discuss difficult friends. 59 People

    No Such Thing As Constructive Criticism With Me

    I say, highlight the good, excetuate the positive, suggest improvements where needed but never ever critic unless you have a dam good reasonI was bought up with the old school of "if you can't say something nice say nothing at all"but I found as I grew so many people go out of...
    czaristacrystals czaristacrystals
    36-40, F
    24 Responses Feb 10, 2012

    Adressing The Constant Critic

    To my friend, a constant critic who's driving me nuts: I have a feeling whenever I'm with you, and that is I wonder how long will our friendship last. I feel I'm under constant criticism with you, mostly based on nothing. I've let most of it pass, because I'm not a rude person...
    whoslife whoslife
    36-40, F
    Aug 20, 2012

    What a Drag!

    I use to have a critical "friend" growing up! She was not pleasant to be around, because everything I thought of or said, she had some negative response to. I had gotten an invitation to be a model, when I was a teen, and ran to tell her... big mistake! Her...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    2 Responses Mar 25, 2009

    It Is All In The Spelling

    In my world there is "Criticism" and then there is "Critique" . The distinction for me is that to criticize is to give unsolicited opinions without also offering a better way. I can handle criticism and have done so many times, but I feel strong enough to learn from it, that does...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    1 Response Mar 13, 2012

    Critical Friend

    I have a friend who has many flaws, yet she is consistently critical of my life and me. In my opinion, her life is a complete disaster. Yet I am always a positive force in her life. I make optimistic comments. She, on the other hand, has no problem telling me most things I do are...
    Cassie12 Cassie12
    36-40, F
    8 Responses May 10, 2008

    Critical Friends

    Critical friends,Not for me,I'm not the type,I like helpful,Suggestive friends,People,Who are easy,To get along with,Not people,Who put you down.
    lazycrazybasket lazycrazybasket
    46-50, M
    1 Response Mar 6, 2012

    Life Is Too Short

    Constructive feedback is very different in nature to the mean spirited put downs and cleverly disguised remarks of a verbal sniper. Life is far too short to try to please the people for whom nothing is good enough. Around my being I choose to blanket my heart and hold close those...
    vibrante vibrante
    41-45, F
    1 Response Jan 13, 2013

    Related Experiences

    One final post. I really want to say thank you to all the people I've met here. Like honestly I'm so greatful because I met so many people that are just so cool and genuinely care...
    TheMoonIsFallingDown TheMoonIsFallingDown
    18-21, M
    6 days ago
    Goodbye experience project. Without you I'd be dead. This place has been a comfort for me and I am tearful thinking all these memories are now gone. My stories are gone, who I am...
    BeCautious1 BeCautious1
    16-17, M
    1 Response a week ago
    Accidentally found ep about a year ago. It's helped me cope with life. I've kept up with some of you some know some don't. I wanted to connect with some of you but some seemed so...
    gregloa gregloa
    51-55, M
    a week ago
    First I had to say goodbye to my friends in July 2015. Then my favourite teacher Miss Griffin. And now you guys :( I will miss everyone so much! Why is EP doing this? Omggg
    taytay1401 taytay1401
    13-15, F
    1 Response a week ago
    I will miss EP. Thankfully I am lucky enough to have met a few people I will never forget and especially a special someone here. We are together today and having a wonderful time...
    Doomflower Doomflower
    31-35, F
    1 Response a week ago
    So I will just say see you soon ep. I made a lot of good friends on here. They have helped me get thru one the hardest times of my life. Might never have made it out of the...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    a week ago
    This page has been a resource of support when I felt like the whole world would be against me. I am very sad to see you go entertainment project.
    v0lition v0lition
    41-45, F
    a week ago
    Well everyone, this is the last time I will be on EP it seems. I am so grateful I stumbled upon this place though. I've had the honor to talk to some pretty cool people out there...
    popeca3 popeca3
    18-21, F
    a week ago
    I'm 17 and I don't consider my acquaintances as friends either. A true meaning of a friend in my opinion is one who is willing to be there for you at any moment.
    iReallyLoveJorgie iReallyLoveJorgie
    16-17, F
    a week ago
    Hate them! I've made so many good friends on here that it's going to take me ages to contact everyone individually to say good bye. But you all know who you are. Good bye and good...
    Mick672 Mick672
    41-45, M
    1 Response Apr 20
    Goodbye to all those I have touched base with on EP . I have made some nice friends here and had some lovely conversations. If anyone wishes to continue please PM me and we discuss...
    Sj1976uk Sj1976uk
    36-40, M
    1 Response Apr 20
    Goodbye my EP friends, i wish happiness and love for you all because of the openness, warmth and love you have extended to me. I love you and may god give his guardian angels...
    Destinyhope30 Destinyhope30
    26-30, F
    1 Response Apr 20
    Don't like goodbyes but it happens. Since i'll probably be asleep as EP closes, i'll take this as my last post. Great site, despite the negative stuff I've encountered. I enjoyed...
    SparkofDecency SparkofDecency
    18-21, F
    1 Response Apr 20
    I just changed my reality to one I like a lot better. The opportunity came and I reached out and grabbed the proverbial brass ring. (Has anyone ever seen a merry-go-round with a...
    9minute 9minute
    18-21, M
    2 Responses Apr 20
    Simple and sincere language. I wish more people would listen to a song like this, because it deserves some ears. The content is not rly that applicable, but I'll set this as a...
    SparkofDecency SparkofDecency
    18-21, F
    1 Response Apr 19
    But have to say in couple of days, so why not now! Its a good-bye EP and to all members and friends. I really found some good friends here and few very amazing people too. This...
    SsL919 SsL919
    22-25, M
    1 Response Apr 19
    I just don't find them necessary. Is that good or bad? My chest is flat so I don't think it helps nothing. X)
    GiddyX GiddyX
    18-21, F
    3 Responses Apr 18
    That feeling when you hear, "Alright, I guess this is it." And then you hear everyone say "Yeah, I guess so, too. That's quite a journey, isn't it?" And i'm standing...
    SparkofDecency SparkofDecency
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Apr 18
    I don't like talking on the phone, no. However, it is nice to talk every once in a while. Just to hear your voice.
    ToughKitty ToughKitty
    31-35, F
    11 Responses Apr 18
    I don't like goodbyes no one likes goodbye's But sometimes goodbyes can be good Still very hard but good My auntie had a husband that beat her for years she use to sell...
    Dessily Dessily
    13-15, F
    1 Response Apr 17
    Ok everyone. Goodbye for now. Hope to see you on the other experience project 2. Still gonna have my same name I hope ;). Toodles my friends you know who you are I enjoyed...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    1 Response Apr 17
    I'm seriously going to miss EP so before they decide to shut down EP indefinitely I just want to say thank you to the creat or's... you gave us all a place to vent, ask ridiculous...
    Notquitesurewhatimdoinghere Notquitesurewhatimdoinghere
    18-21, F
    1 Response Apr 16
    It's not the people, it's the decision(s) that bother me the most. Now don't get me wrong we all make stupid decisions in this life. That's how we progress right? As we get...
    flibsley flibsley
    31-35, M
    Apr 15
    Dear Beloved EP Friends, I know I will see many of you at R2T, or Exp2 in the near future, so this is not good-bye. But we are experiencing an eviction of sorts—a forced...
    WindSylph WindSylph
    46-50, F
    5 Responses Apr 15
    http://exp2.xyz/ Awesome new version of EP, lots of nice ideas in it which I had in mind before and I even suggested but EP told me that they can't take into consideration, like...
    MissGaga MissGaga
    22-25, F
    6 Responses Apr 14
    Feint- We Won't Be Alone https://youtu.be/SItIaWAjI_4
    ArrowPewPew ArrowPewPew
    18-21
    Apr 13
    I learned my lesson, don't wear pull on leather boots in Humid weather, you will never get out of them, wear boots with a side zipper like these, LOL:)
    JennyTom JennyTom
    41-45, F
    3 Responses Apr 13
    Constant troll war after troll war. It was just so irritating and annoying as heck, to be made the butt of the joke by some obviously moronic internet trolls who tried to harass...
    Monstermaster13 Monstermaster13
    22-25, M
    1 Response Apr 12
    For the last time...I was not drunk. It's a long story, I was on this website that was supposed to be satirical and tried to convince a group of trolls to leave my favorite...
    Monstermaster13 Monstermaster13
    22-25, M
    1 Response Apr 12
    Reminds me of my stepfather who would abuse me in way I don't like so I told myself I'll never be with a drunk or a man that has goatee /beard or a lot of facial hair is a turn off...
    LucidxxShivery LucidxxShivery
    26-30, F
    Apr 12
    It seems like that is all that there is out in the world, people with the wrong intentions. Just be honest and don't hold anything in. Maybe it'll hurt, but I'm a strong person, I...
    NothingGoodIsLeft NothingGoodIsLeft
    18-21, F
    1 Response Apr 11
    Goodnight who else doesn't log off EP
    LucidxxShivery LucidxxShivery
    26-30, F
    1 Response Apr 10
    LOVE IT WHEN... I wrote this 3 years ago... I thought it might be fun, and even appropriate to bring it back before the lights go out here on EP for good. Love it when you come...
    WindSylph WindSylph
    46-50, F
    3 Responses Apr 10
    Three years ago I wrote about my circle as if it were a neighborhood. I asked everyone to post something on their status and I’d take that status and build it into a story...
    WindSylph WindSylph
    46-50, F
    5 Responses Apr 10
    An open letter to ExperienceProject team; The day I received an email with a subject "Until We Meet Again", I had a fuzzy feeling but doubting that it's bad. Until I read it, and...
    Beliebingxx Beliebingxx
    16-17, F
    2 Responses Apr 10
    ok.... so I thought I had friends I found out with a hard tight way. years ago a few months before my sister died I had a few freinds over. jon and ron two brothers who came from...
    dailyracingdadboy dailyracingdadboy
    26-30, M
    Apr 9
    I don't have to be grateful if I don't want to. I don't have to be grateful that I'm cuter and richer than all of you! so stop telling me to be :)
    kindaspoilt kindaspoilt
    13-15, F
    Apr 9
    I hate those words. Stems from my Grandfather walking out the door with "Goodbye" , I never saw him again as he died later that day. I must have said "I love you" or something...
    junedrops junedrops
    26-30, F
    1 Response Apr 9
    I like how some of my top dog haters and others are leaving EP. Stay tune, I might have a few things to say about them. I can't when they're here, reasons being valid. Connections...
    LeahLovee LeahLovee
    70+, F
    3 Responses Apr 8
    I used to work as a security officer and one of my colleagues was a very nice gay guy. Even though I'm 100% hetrosexual we both got on really well with each other. Then a much...
    deepsoulsaver deepsoulsaver
    46-50, M
    1 Response Apr 7
    It is sad to see the Experience Project die. I came here in 2014, and at that point, I was about one year into a serious illness that destroyed - and continues to impair - a lot...
    pone22 pone22
    41-45, M
    6 Responses Apr 7
    You know what confuses me? Black chicks say "we're queens", but then shake their ***** on YouTube for free....wondering why they can't get or keep a decent relationship... I know...
    yourguardingangel yourguardingangel
    22-25, M
    Apr 7
    she won't let me ask a question about Charlie Sheen
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    4 Responses Apr 7
    Goodbye EP I have had some good times and information on here and swapped many stories. If anyone who knows me would like to stay in contact send me a message x
    sheernessgolf sheernessgolf
    56-60, M
    1 Response Apr 5
    A few years back, I came onto this website to write about a very personal intimate experience. I put myself out there and I felt relief. Time went by, and my life became a bit of a...
    SolBee SolBee
    22-25, F
    1 Response Apr 3
    hello people. since this place is dying, here is a secret. my real name is Michael. i have a friend who told me that i have two sides to myself. she called them Mike and...
    ArnoldJRimmer ArnoldJRimmer
    46-50, M
    2 Responses Apr 2
    I guess this is time to say goodbye. It was a great pleasure knowing you lovely people. Thanks for all your help and advice. I don't feel like deleting all my stories but guess I...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Apr 2
    i hated it the most. cheating and being decietful are awful traits which i really dont like. its unfair when you are doing good things and what other do to u making u fool, playing...
    awaken30 awaken30
    26-30, F
    1 Response Apr 2
    One unpleasant experience I had was when I was interviewed by people on this website that I didn't like and they kept trying to ask me personal questions, on video/audio cam no...
    Monstermaster13 Monstermaster13
    22-25, M
    Apr 1
    stupid how someone can believe someone else lies so easy, if someone is bad mouthing their own flesh & blood, what makes you NOT think they aren't doing it to you too ?
    apperentlyicanthavemynameagain apperentlyicanthavemynameagain
    22-25, F
    2 Responses Apr 1
    Goodbye EP 😢 I will miss all my friends! ❤️
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    3 Responses Mar 31
    It makes me sad that I have to say goodbye to EP for a while. Spending nearly 6 years on here has probably been the best thing for me. I practically grew up on here, starting at a...
    HopeInConstruction HopeInConstruction
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Mar 31
    With EP and the majority of people on here, you can't care if people like you or not. There's will ALWAYS be someone who will disagree with what you say. I'll tell you the truth...
    Hannah1100 Hannah1100
    13-15, F
    2 Responses Mar 31
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