I Grew Up

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 14 People

    I Don't Know Anymore

    I am 17 years old and have felt pretty low since the age of 12 but it's got alot worse in the last couple of months.It's all started since i was about 4 when my dad left me and my mum who was in and out of hospital, She then passed away when i was 6 years old and i lived with my...
    KatrinaMc KatrinaMc
    Mar 14, 2012


    i grew up on a small farm that always needed work. the town that i went to school in had only two hundred people in it and the school was focused on basketball and so was the whole community including my dad. it seemed i could never do the kind of farm work my older brother...
    justicebdun justicebdun
    18-21, M
    Jan 28, 2012

    But I Just Wanted Be In The Band

         I was not quite fifteen that summer, but I already knew what I wanted to do for a living some day.  I wanted to write songs.  I wanted to be the next Bob Dylan.  He was ambivalent, ambiguous, irreverant and very cool.  That was what I was going to be.      But...
    Manorkill1 Manorkill1
    61-65, M
    1 Response Jul 1, 2011

    The Bedroom I was in college,

    my father was a middle school math teacher and my mother was a stay home mom; very intelligent though she didn’t finish elementary school since she had to work to feed her siblings. Eight of them, she was a rock, very smart, social and have an amazing strength. She was very...
    AngelWench AngelWench
    56-60, F
    3 Responses Feb 17, 2014

    How I Grew Up, My Crazy Life

    Let me start by saying I'm currently a 16 year old bi curious male who has asperger's. Also in this story of my life I will not be using the real names of my friend and family, (to protect their identity of course) Also I'm not William Shakespeare so don't expect flawless writing...
    TheConfusedMitch TheConfusedMitch
    18-21, M
    Feb 12, 2011
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