I Feel Trapped and Unable to Do Something With My Life

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    I am a stay at home mother with 3 daughters. I thought I was doing a good job raising them well. I loved them. Played with them. Took them places. Taught them things. They lacked for nothing. Their fatherl didn't like the hard parts of being a parent. Having to say no. Doling out...
    lessthanworthless lessthanworthless
    46-50, F
    May 10, 2011

    Please Save Me

    I am a mother of three nearly grown kids, and one granddaughter. I have some collge behind me, and have always been good in school. I have many interests, and ususally succeed at what I do. So why do I feel so paralyzed when I try to map out the rest of my life? I can't even...
    bluehaiku bluehaiku
    41-45, F
    4 Responses Feb 25, 2009

    No one can actually tell I am hiding from the

    world. Days become tough Recently. I feel like I'm almost invisible and I'm scared of losing time. Relationship-wise, I'm still mentally stuck at the boy I met in Feb but we are obviously walking different paths now. I used to be fun, out-going and feel secure about myself...
    monatonie monatonie
    26-30, F
    1 Response Oct 8, 2014

    I'm 19 years old and my parents treats me like

    I'm still 10 year old little girl. I never get to hangout with my friends at all. Everyday I have to battle myself with suicidal thoughts, self harming, self image problems, memories of being molested as a child, I just really have a horrible mind and it really drives me crazy...
    Angrysalads Angrysalads
    22-25, F
    4 Responses Oct 7, 2014
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