I Feel Like My Memories Aren't Mine Sometimes

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    Was That Her Or Me?

    I confuse my own childhood memories with that of book characters and those of my friends. Whose memories are these, really? Some of them I only dreamed...
    OpheliacInsomnia OpheliacInsomnia
    13-15, F
    1 Response Jan 18, 2010

    I often forget memories

    and recently have been seeing memories that are me but things are slightly different and sometimes things that seem impossible given my life experiences. Lately it is my family but I have a different husband and lived somewhere else. Almost a parallel me. I get a sick feeling...
    notme231981 notme231981
    36-40, F
    Dec 11, 2013

    And That's Not Even The Half Of It....

    Sometimes I feel as if the memories that I have in my head are wrong. Not only that but i just feel that maybe they're partially right and I just forget things, or that they're completely wrong. Sometimes I think I half remember things that I'd forgotten, but which turn out to be...
    wardy131 wardy131
    18-21, M
    2 Responses Jun 8, 2010

    So, it starts out with a memory

    that I either recall often, or re-tell often. The repeated access of the memory is more like accessing the last time I thought of it, so that last access point sort of overwrites the original a little. Over time I'm not sure if it really happened, nor if I'm remembering it...
    LifeDispenser LifeDispenser
    36-40, M
    1 Response Aug 30, 2014

    They Don't Seem Real

    Most Of My Memories Seem Third Person. Like I'm Watching Myself And Some Of My Memories People Say Didn't Happen. Books Sometime Confuse My Memories And It Messes Me Up.
    RennaTigerwolf RennaTigerwolf
    18-21, F
    1 Response Oct 5, 2012

    It Scares Me

    I keep getting these 'almost memories'... Memories that are right there at the tip of my brain but i never really see the whole thing. The worst part is they are not my memories... This has happened a couple of times in my life but now, all of a sudden it's a constant thing and I...
    Duckie1107 Duckie1107
    26-30, M
    3 Responses Dec 30, 2012

    I'm getting memories from a few people,

    like one is going down this paved path to a lake, maybe it's somewhere in Sackville, not sure. Another one, I've been getting a lot, is this girl who used to goto Sackville High, I believe she graduated in 2008. She is very lonely, insecure, and sensitive. I have memories of...
    4EverBlissful 4EverBlissful
    26-30, F
    1 Response Aug 30, 2014

    Im Not Sure About What I Remember

    im only 18. yet i feel so separated from all my memories. i might have a little flashback here and there, but it feels so fake that im not even sure it happened to me, it almost seems like i may have just read it or seen it in a movie. i feel like my own memories arent my own...
    neverendingXdreams neverendingXdreams
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Jul 2, 2010
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