I Don't Want To Share My Stories On Facebook

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    Why I Don't

    Well for starters, most of my "friends" on facebook, are actually friends and family in real life, lol. secondly, theres something freeing about telling complete strangers stuff i could never tell anyone else. its freeing, its therapeutic, and the most they can do is "cyber...
    darktippedrose darktippedrose
    31-35, F
    7 Responses Jan 14, 2012
    Tagstar2000 Tagstar2000
    16-17, M
    Aug 30, 2015

    LadyHeartnMind LadyHeartnMind
    31-35, F
    2 Responses Aug 25, 2015

    I don't use Facebook like a diary.

    It's much easier to vent on EP, with people who share similar experiences. If my Facebook friends knew my secrets and some of the stuff I've been through, they'd treat me like a different person. On here we have the security of anonymity. I like that. :)
    ThatOneGirlWithTheBlueEyes ThatOneGirlWithTheBlueEyes
    18-21, F
    1 Response Jan 28, 2014

    I Don't Want My Ep & Facebook Intertwined...

    EP is my place to write, comment, gesture and interact with my friends here. I don't want my stories or anything of mine on Facebook. While I do have Facebook I dont use it alot and a lot of my friends there are from work. I do not want that intertwining with EP in any way, shape...
    snowbunny1002 snowbunny1002
    46-50, F
    36 Responses Nov 5, 2010

    i always get a bit paranoid

    that my stories automatically get posted onto my facebook
    amylfs92 amylfs92
    22-25, F
    1 Response Aug 24, 2015

    There's to many people I no on Fb.

    . I even tryed a fake Fb account then friends started 2 add that one.. few Q got asked y I have 2 Fb. twitter I post lot on there about 5 friends on there on here 0 friends post everything on here it's like my diary
    deleted deleted
    Oct 28, 2015

    But I Still Do...omg I Am Insane!!!

    I am hopelessly addicted to the FB!! I am always checking it and telling all my "friends" and etc whatever the **** I am doing...whether it be interesting or not...and I am always lookin' at kids pictures and blurbs about Jesus and God's gonna take care of it all and other...
    backslider1966 backslider1966
    46-50, M
    Jan 5, 2013

    No, I Don't

    I write here on EP, because here is where I feel safe, here is where I can write about my feeligns, my past, and just let it all go, without keeping that "brave" face on or that "I'm fine" act that I have to do with my family. I write here, because these are the people whom I...
    deleted deleted
    Oct 25, 2012

    The Grumpy Old Man Doesn't Get It....

    Just what the love of Facebook is. I created my own Facebook page in 2011, and within a few days I couldn't find the reason why I joined on my own page. It was so cluttered with everybody else updating their status and whatever else they do on Facebook that I got lost. This...
    huboo huboo
    51-55, M
    1 Response Jan 25, 2012

    Don't Assume That Is Is Okay To Share My Stories On Facebook

    I joined Facebook for 1 week and then canceled my account for a reason. I am not interested in sharing my information with the entire world of with a site that has zero privacy rules. Thank you for doing the right thing. Love, Light and Blessings, Elf
    56-60, M
    35 Responses Nov 8, 2010

    Facebook & Ep Should Be Kept Separate!

    EP is supposed to be an "anonymous" community....   Facebook is where pretty much the whole world is located, and all of my family, coworkers, lifelong friends, ex-school mates, etc are located!   If I were to post my EP stories on facebook, I'd certainly no...
    Creamsicle Creamsicle
    41-45, F
    13 Responses Nov 27, 2010

    Waiting For Facebook.Com

    There I was tidying up my EP profile, deleting a few friends that never really were friends, deleting a few stories to de-clutter my profile a bit. All of a sudden things started running really slowly and in the little black box were a series of comments "waiting for EP Link" was...
    Inspector999 Inspector999
    51-55, M
    3 Responses Aug 4, 2013

    Not Cool Ep, Not Cool At All!

    It seems that many people are extremely upset at the idea of linking their stories from here to facebook and I can certainly understand why. My question is....who in the heck thought this was a good idea? Did anyone from the EP staff ask their members about this? Is so I never...
    deleted deleted
    2 Responses Nov 8, 2010


    With all the negative publicity that Facebook has received for not respecting privacy, I am horrified that EP has sold out and teamed up with Facebook. One of the reasons I like EP is its anonymity. I am free to be me without fear that my family or employers will know my business...
    Jennie5 Jennie5
    36-40, F
    16 Responses Nov 12, 2010


    If I wanted to share my blog and stories on FB I´d link them myself. I don´t like FB. I don´t want them there. It is pretty scary that nowadays anyone who passes by EP and has a Facebook account can make them public without my consent ( together with my personal info and email...
    deleted deleted
    2 Responses Nov 8, 2010

    It Would Ruin The Whole Point Of The Site

    I came here after a really really rough year. I came here to vent when I needed to get something off my chest. For the majorirty I still use this site for that, but I never imagined i'd end up staying on when I had nothing much to say just to read other peoples stories because...
    MiracleWhipTrickster MiracleWhipTrickster
    18-21, M
    4 Responses Nov 24, 2010

    Looking For Real Life Stories To Anonymously Share On Award Winning Blog

    Blog anonymously with us provides you with the opportunity to finally speak out, to share your inner fears and start facing up to those demons that continue to haunt you. A chance to get off your chest what’s keeping you awake at night, or sharing your story in the hope of...
    therealsupermum therealsupermum
    31-35, F
    Jan 21, 2013

    Facebook Is For Stalking Only

    I love Facebook, but I can't write these kind of things there. I mean, I could, but it is quite a different social network than EP or my blog.
    SuperEmily SuperEmily
    26-30, F
    Mar 22, 2013

    I feel anxious whenever I do it.

    I feel like others don't want to hear what I think and anything about me,strange feeling
    Captain777 Captain777
    26-30, M
    Jun 14, 2015

    FB is stupid! U can only post what they want u

    2 post..besides, most posts r LAME 2 the MAXX!!! FB can 💋 my ***!!
    pyeito pyeito
    31-35, M
    1 Response Jan 12, 2014

    Facebook Unmasked

    I've never been able to connect with the whole Facebook scene. I've always seen it as a fictitious profile wherein people can create their idealized self and post it for the world to see. It's fake, nothing but a mask for people to hide behind. I want someone to know whats going...
    danii92 danii92
    22-25, F
    1 Response Aug 5, 2013

    I feel like I'm sharing too much information

    with people who probably don't care.
    plsdontsitonme plsdontsitonme
    22-25, F
    Jun 13, 2015

    People on fab are so damn judgmental

    and they're your friends! We'll my friends will be like "Who gives a ****."
    countrygirlISTaylor countrygirlISTaylor
    18-21, F
    Jul 31, 2014

    Ep Is Where I Go Just For Me.

    I have a fb account and like staying in touch with family and friends that way. That's how I found out about some of my family. But most people don't know me half as well as they think they do. And it's best that way. I tried sharing things with people that aren't "normal". And I...
    GirlLearningHowToSmile GirlLearningHowToSmile
    26-30, F
    1 Response Jun 13, 2012

    After working out, I feel like Hercules!

    Now I am ready 2 take on the devil!!!!
    pyeito pyeito
    31-35, M
    Jan 13, 2014

    Opening up to my family

    and friends sets up a very awkward situation. They know my business but they've chosen to look the other way. That's their deal and my deal is to not seek their help. The stories I put on here are for the member's eyes only. If a family member or a friend of mine so happens to...
    Niran3 Niran3
    22-25, M
    Mar 11, 2015

    No I Don't

    I don't have a Facebook account, a twitter account or been on Friends Reunited - I've never been interested, never seen the appeal.... and yet i'm here on EP and posting stories left, right and center.... maybe its the anonymity, i don't know, but rest assured it will only be...
    lostlittlefirefly lostlittlefirefly
    36-40, F
    1 Response Nov 8, 2011
    deleted deleted
    Apr 28, 2014

    I wish I could write about myself on facebook

    like the way I do on EP, but I can't because I hate to deal with what some people who are my friends or family judge me because where I come from, we have certaint thing that are cool in this town and things that are not, and if I post something different from what they post...
    Tagstar2000 Tagstar2000
    16-17, M
    Nov 27, 2015

    The Dumbest Idea Since Facebook Was Invented....

    was EP linking up with them as a business partner online. what the hell does Facebook have to do with EP? The sites are poles apart... yes, this site can double as a social network, but EP is not primarily for social interaction... if one chooses to they can accept no friend...
    Areyan Areyan
    7 Responses Nov 11, 2010

    A Poem Bour Facebook

    FACEBOOK, SlutBook, meet just to F*ckBook, tryin to be sneaky but then get caught UpBook, ShameBook, LameBook, using a fake NameBook, corny in the streets but on here you got GameBook, JokeBook, PokeBook, everybody's QuoteBook, in pictures you got money but in person you...
    rochelle1993 rochelle1993
    22-25, F
    May 7, 2013

    Do Not Do This EP.

    I do not want my stories as dinner conversation in a forum I did not choose.  I don't do those I WANT TO BE SEEN NETWORKS. I want to connect with people on a deeper level than FACE level, okay. Do not vote for this...leave this alone PLEASE! Most everyone has seen this...
    livingwell livingwell
    51-55, F
    4 Responses Nov 12, 2010


    I came to EP to express myself with the freedom I didn't (or I think in my case couldn't) share in the real world. And EP gives me that. I understand complety of how easy it is to post a link onto Facebook, I understand how easy it is to actually get my stories if someone...
    TheWanderingSupertramp TheWanderingSupertramp
    26-30, M
    5 Responses Nov 5, 2010

    Me Too..

    I would never in my life connect EP with Facebook or share my life on there the way I do here... I'm here because I like the ability to be sort of anonymous and really bare myself to people who care without... Well, the people on facebook are the one's I have problems with a lot...
    deleted deleted
    Apr 27, 2011

    Id rather share them here,

    them people would see how grumpy i am
    BlackAngel523 BlackAngel523
    26-30, F
    2 Responses Jul 20, 2014

    Broken Foundation - Part 2

    After getting the truth from her my stomach just turned and turned. I was so angry with her. She has spent her life time using, deceiving and manipulating good people, family and friends. God only knows how many people she owes money to from being a rent runner. Now some of her...
    trinight2 trinight2
    Jan 2, 2013

    Now Kiddies, Don't Share On Fb

    Please, please don't click on the "share on fb" or Like FB" on my stories. This is such an invasion of privacy and I hate it too X@
    CatchCabby CatchCabby
    56-60, F
    18 Responses Nov 8, 2010

    I feel like I'm sharing too much information

    with people who probably don't care.
    plsdontsitonme plsdontsitonme
    22-25, F
    Jun 13, 2015

    Friend Or Follow

    I like this site better because I can post whatever the **** I want and not give a **** about what anyone thinks. I don't post much on facebook because I no I won't get many likes and knowing that makes me not like posting whatever like I can on here. And it really stupid how my...
    the808heartbreak the808heartbreak
    22-25, F
    Jul 27, 2013

    Who Would Understand?

    No one from school would ever understand me and i dont expect them to.. They dont want to and i dont want them to.. But thats why they will never know how i really think.. Which is deep.. I think very deeply.. I have very deep likes and dislikes and i want people to know just...
    HeartAndWings HeartAndWings
    18-21, F
    Jan 27, 2013

    Lol - I always get anxiety

    whenever I get a notification from family members on Facebook saying I've been tagged in a photo I want to cry.
    Sunshineh13 Sunshineh13
    22-25, F
    1 Response Apr 18, 2015

    It's A Sad Fact . . .Nobody Pays Attention

    I tried to start a blog on FB, I am a writer by nature, especially if I am going thru something difficult or I am sad. I used to keep a journal when I was a kid, and have tried as an adult. I am also a talker, I wear my heart on my sleeve and it helps to let it out and be heard...
    KattG KattG
    46-50, F
    12 Responses Dec 31, 2012

    I don't want to share anything with facebook.

    I can't put anything on there without someone cornering me and making me look stupid. Every time i log on I am too afraid to put anything up.
    battlefighter battlefighter
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Jan 19, 2014

    Not Too Complicated To Understand

    I joined Experience Project because I felt it to different from all the other social site's. Ep has alot of benifit's to offer and help's many people. Facebook has nothing to offer and is very unsecure and for the most part stupid. If I wanted my storie's on Facebook I would have...
    Robert1256 Robert1256
    51-55, M
    9 Responses Nov 20, 2010

    It's Gone!!!!! But Then Again..... It's Not:(

    Hey everyone, it appears that the Face Book Link Button has disappeared. I emailed EP to thank them and to tell them that I hoped this was a permanent deletion. I wish it had come a little earlier as I already moved 6 of my stories to "Friends Only" blogs for safety and deleted...
    justwonderingif justwonderingif
    46-50, F
    20 Responses Nov 11, 2010

    Why Need Them There Too??

    I write here on EP, because here is where I feel safe, here is where I can write about my feeligns, my past, and just let it all go, without keeping that "brave" face on or that "I'm fine" act that I have to do with my family. I recently deactived my facebook account, because...
    deleted deleted
    2 Responses Nov 9, 2010

    As I know a lot of my friends on Facebook in

    person I do not want them to judge me. As it took me ages to make them accept me.
    sroonaka616 sroonaka616
    Feb 12, 2015

    I don't even want to share my experiences here.

    I'm far too opinionated and my writing style is...odd. On Facebook, I feel it's supposed to be my little corner, but instead consistently have to think "Who will see this! What if I offended someone?!" So much weaksauce, I know....but it's complicated.
    deleted deleted
    2 Responses Jun 15, 2015
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