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

I Don't Love My Parents

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 11 People

    It Just Hit Me...

    For the first time, I can really say that I don't love my parents. I know it sounds bad, but they've done enough to deserve life behind bars. Anyway, my Father has recently taken up smoking cigarettes. When I thought about the reason why I don't stop him, it suddenly hit me...
    BlackHaru BlackHaru 22-25, M Aug 30, 2010

    Your Response

    Cancel

    I think my parents love me,

    but I always put it this way: they, especially my mom, were like little kids who wanted a puppy but don't know how to take care of it. I have no emotional attachment with them whatsoever. I still talk to them only because I'm still partly financially dependent on them. I hate...
    ashcrnd ashcrnd 22-25, F 1 Response Apr 3, 2014

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Studies have shown that a baby's love comes

    more from warmth and comfort and cuddliness of the mother rather than from the fact that the mother provides food. Just because you feed your baby doesn't mean they will love you, especially if you neglect them otherwise. This goes for pets, too, and this is probably why I love...
    Qwerkyqwerty Qwerkyqwerty 16-17, F 1 Response Apr 11, 2014

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Related Experiences

    This isn’t really a story as much as it is relating some life experience and my own personal feelings. All my life, I’ve been told by my peers that I am very intelligent. I...
    rpg456 rpg456 51-55, M 12 mins ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I have come to the conclusion that life just really doesn't seem worth living most of the time. After my husband died when we were in our 20's, everything has been bad ever since...
    sleep2dream sleep2dream 36-40, F 1 Response 41 mins ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I don't. Not saying i can't but I just do what comes naturally. I never try to force it. Some days it seems like all the right things come out and everything flows out perfectly...
    KingOfOral603 KingOfOral603 36-40, M 1 hr ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    When I was 17 I met somebody that I had genuine feelings for as I have never been close with any other guys even now that I'm 19. What I don't understand is how he can lead me on...
    Samira12 Samira12 18-21, F 2 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Go & touch the sky .................... If my calling cripples your wings don't you worry I will happily embrace silence .Your peace & happiness counts and I do care. No matter how...
    winterfall winterfall 36-40 3 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    My mom fired me 2 days ago for leaving my desk to see my boyfriend for 30 minutes, and as a result we missed a call and she was embarrassed about it. She fired me on the spot...
    StayCsBS93 StayCsBS93 18-21, F 1 Response 6 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    People fight with someone, then they're sad that they ended up alone ?? People cheat with their partner, then they're sad when they feel worthless ?? People mistreat their kids...
    NobodyFrvr NobodyFrvr 22-25, M 1 Response 9 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    When A Profile Is More Than Just A Profile Some goodbyes are temporary. Sometimes it's more of a "until we meet again" But some goodbyes signal the end. The worst goodbyes...
    Some1umayNo Some1umayNo 46-50, M 5 Responses 10 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I know this is gonna sound like one of those absolutely ridiculous love stories but hear me out please..This guy who I consider one of my best friends we dated for a year & a half...
    cocososowowo cocososowowo 16-17, F 12 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    i am thinking about my Dad. it's not that i don't love him, it's that i'm tired of feeling like a 2nd class family member (can't think of other way to put it.) i think my dad loves...
    kpl2014 kpl2014 26-30, F 14 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    My parents are divorced for almost 12 Years now. The reason for their divorce is that my father is a very unpredictibal person. One moment he jokes around the other moment he...
    theBoringFriend theBoringFriend 18-21, F 4 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I've ranted a lot about the reasons I don't like/want children, so I'll just give this shorter condensed version. They get underfoot. Their high-pitched voices hurt my ears...
    Stratosara Stratosara 26-30, F 4 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I know I am young but I have had a rough life so far and don't really see my life getting much better as I get older. I haven't really been loved by my family the way most people...
    prettyinpink24 prettyinpink24 13-15, F 1 Response 5 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Whenever I think of connecting with my father, I make sure to make myself see how much he doesn’t deserve it, because you know what? My life is already empty of any love and I...
    MissGaga MissGaga 22-25, F 5 Responses 6 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    My first experience of love was begin when I was in 11th standard.. he was my classmate from 6th class to 12th class.. but till 10th class we've never talked,but in 11th class we...
    Cutieeshweta52 Cutieeshweta52 18-21, F 7 Responses a week ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    What the hell do I do? My parents are both unreliable, and are putting me in a bad position. I lived with my father up until 8 months ago, as he was abusive, pulling me around my...
    Emigirl7 Emigirl7 16-17, F a week ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I don't like celebrating my birthday, because, when I turned 15 no one remembered even my parents.
    iseektobeme iseektobeme 16-17, M 1 Response a week ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    well I don't think she did, It basically started when our IT teacher told the boys to sit down but make sure that a seat was available next to us, then she told the girls to sit in...
    Ralbarda Ralbarda 13-15, M 1 Response Aug 25

    Your Response

    Cancel
    My name is Amanda Lynn Paige. I don't really like Amanda because it sounds like I'm introducing myself as a man. (a man- duh!) {thank you rachel from friends} My mom wanted me...
    BunheadSalamander BunheadSalamander 16-17, F Aug 25

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Big decision to make and I need some advice. So allow me first to give you some background. I first met my wife not too long after a really bad heartbreaking relationship where I...
    TiredDaddy TiredDaddy 41-45, M 1 Response Aug 24

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Big decision to make and I need some advice. So allow me first to give you some background. I first met my wife not too long after a really bad heartbreaking relationship where I...
    TiredDaddy TiredDaddy 41-45, M 2 Responses Aug 24

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I don't love you. I have love for my family that I actually give a **** about and a few people but other than that no. In fact I hate you and hope you die burning with a ****** big...
    YOURFAVXO YOURFAVXO 22-25, F 5 Responses Aug 24

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I've been out of high school for two years and I chose not to go to college at the moment (which is fine!) but my best friend just graduated this year and is moving to college this...
    raby1996 raby1996 18-21, F Aug 23

    Your Response

    Cancel
    My parents (actually my mom because I don't talk to my dad so much) say that they love my sister and I equally but they don't. It's clear to me that my mom likes my sister more...
    sk761921 sk761921 22-25, F Aug 22

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I believe everything has to be earned, respect, trust, love etc. So I don't understand the whole 'respect your parents and elders' thing. Should they not have to earn it first? why...
    Hayden23 Hayden23 13-15, F 1 Response Aug 22

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I have been having a problem with food for the last few months. I am recovering from a stimulant addiction where I almost never had to eat, maybe a few times a week tops. I can't...
    EmTheRedhead EmTheRedhead 22-25, F 1 Response Aug 22

    Your Response

    Cancel
    "Confused, Complain." 4.12.15 I'm 14. I'm always in situations where I'm always so close to something. Or so far from an opportunity I then wither out of control. What I'm...
    eztahhelp eztahhelp 18-21, F Aug 22

    Your Response

    Cancel
    How should I respond to my boyfriends mom? Here is the story of what is going on. My boyfriend has learning disabilities(reading,writing,) but he can function. He can hold a...
    AtadbitLost AtadbitLost 22-25, F Aug 20

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Getting what I want will not necessarily make me happy. For I know from the back of my mind you don't love the way I loved you all these years. The everlasting stars in my eyes...
    mozartdoesnotreek mozartdoesnotreek 18-21, F Aug 17

    Your Response

    Cancel
    So many people are always hating on the 1%. Not me, why would I? Just because they are more successful than me? No, I'm not one of those people. If you think you should have what...
    CopperFoil CopperFoil 16-17, M Aug 17

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Think about it..kids are the only people you're allowed to hit. You hit a dog and they will throw you in jail for that sh*t. Tt really f*cks them up too.
    Braiden14 Braiden14 13-15, M Aug 16

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I can not find anyone who loves me back. I'm gay. I have dated only once but it was long distance. All the guys who I have crushed on are straight or they don't know what they are...
    AlphaSolaAmator AlphaSolaAmator 13-15, M 2 Responses Aug 16

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I don't share my feelings and most of my opinions, especially to my parents. You know why? Because every time I do, I'm either wrong or just not good enough...
    0KatieKat0 0KatieKat0 18-21, F Aug 16

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I was talking to a friend of mine the other day. She’s a wonderful mother, and about 75% of her time and energy is all about her kids. So quite naturally she regaled me with a...
    Sarahbellas Sarahbellas 26-30, F 3 Responses Aug 16

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I have seen it time and time again. People with their kids out in public yelling at them and calling them stupid. It's like they are very irritated by having kids because of all...
    allisonhashope allisonhashope 13-15, F 2 Responses Aug 15

    Your Response

    Cancel
    These days I don't know how to feel, act, or what to do. I'm always confused by my parents, and I don't know if it's me or them. They think they're the perfect parents, and when I...
    simmerdame simmerdame 16-17, F 1 Response Aug 15

    Your Response

    Cancel
    My dad isn't a big part of my life anymore, he departed from my life while growing up from a young age. As I get older I do start to miss him more than I ever did as a child. The...
    xMellowButterflyx xMellowButterflyx 18-21, F Aug 14

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I fell in love with a young man, I'll call him Kenny* that was two years younger than I. I was 21 at the time and he was 19. I was a senior in college and he was a sophomore...
    lola822 lola822 22-25, F 3 Responses Aug 12