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I Have An Insane Family

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    I'll start with the oldest person in my immediate family and work my way down. My mother has never been diagnosed as being mentally ill and yet, she is raising my oldest brother's children to believe that they should get pregnant at age 10, if it is possible. Her entire life...
    HighYouCantSustain HighYouCantSustain 22-25, M 2 Responses Nov 4, 2009

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    When no one builds you up and only cuts you down, it's hard to feel confident. Sure, they say you can ignore people who put you down, but when it's your family, how do you ignore...
    Daquiri928 Daquiri928 46-50, F 1 Response 7 mins ago

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    I want nothing more than to have crazy large family with a loving wife. I want our house to be bursting at the seems with love and life from our ever expanding brood. I don't have...
    doof3 doof3 26-30 1 Response 2 hrs ago

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    For the past few years, I have been on a quest to be happy. I was actually catapulted into this quest by a dear friend I met on here four years ago and still text daily. I...
    ANewCreation4Him ANewCreation4Him 36-40, F 3 hrs ago

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    hey there fellow unfamilia folks! I have a qu. Do you find yourself to be alone in being family-less and although maybe have friends who feel bad for you...but still can't relate...
    islandadrift islandadrift 31-35, F 4 hrs ago

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    My family was going on vacation. We all packed and left. My brother was acting really insensitive the whole time, like oblivious. For example he set his phone down on a suitcase I...
    PinkMellow PinkMellow 18-21, F 4 hrs ago

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    I'm on my second marriage and they've both been hell. Every person I've tried to have any kind of relationship with has hurt me. I have no family and no friends. I am alone in this...
    drag0nf1y1 drag0nf1y1 26-30, F 7 hrs ago

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    Everything changed when I started talking Vyvanse You know how people will occasionally see things that aren't there in the dark? Usually it might just be the fact that there's...
    dbCat dbCat 18-21, M 8 hrs ago

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    I Am Part Of Randomgirl42'S EP Family ME TO WOOP WOOP BILLLYS BACK *******
    lolnyancatlol lolnyancatlol 18-21, M 8 hrs ago

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    I have reactive Depression that kicked in when my Dad was diagnosed. Things got even worse when my Mum left him for an alcoholic who uses her for sex. My family have fallen apart...
    tinyheart8888 tinyheart8888 18-21, F 1 Response 9 hrs ago

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    I really do hate myself sometimes. I feel like I'm intentionally being a horrible person and it's killing me. I'm horribly mean to my family members but super nice to others.. I...
    PandaVibes PandaVibes 16-17, M 1 Response 9 hrs ago

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    Paranoid schizophrenic. My aunt has been having increasingly worse delusions, especially since she retired. Since she is not a harm to herself or others, there's no requirement for...
    XlizrocksY XlizrocksY 22-25, F 1 day ago

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    Spoke to my mom a few days ago and one of my uncle's (great uncle, actually- my grandmother's brother) is in the hospital. He's not been well. After my grandmother's passing in...
    iSpyce iSpyce 26-30, F 3 Responses 1 day ago

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    My brother and yes idk it's just weird
    ElsaTheFrozen ElsaTheFrozen 13-15, F 1 day ago

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    What on earth is family support? Just material support, I think. What can't non-family people give material support? Because material needs are a big burden. If one spends so much...
    ExileMyself ExileMyself 26-30, F 1 day ago

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    I don't even know where to start... But, I've been abandoned since the day I was born... My mom was on heroin (& methadone) when she was pregnant w me. When she gave birth to me...
    AMORDEAMOR AMORDEAMOR 36-40, F 1 Response 3 days ago

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    My father and mother divorced, my mom moved away with her new husband and they have a new kid. I have no one in a new country, I have no family, no one. I have no friends and I...
    goodbyemylastsummer goodbyemylastsummer 18-21, F 3 Responses 4 days ago

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    My parents had 4 girls in a relatively short time span, within about 6 or 7 years. Then 15 years later, while my parents were in their mid -40s, they had me, their only boy. My...
    harknbark harknbark 46-50, M 5 days ago

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    I know I'm the black sheep of the family because when my mother passed away and my grandmother passed away I have no family I have a dad but I've never met him I know when I have...
    me0883 me0883 22-25, M 2 Responses 5 days ago

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    My 14 year old sister was diagnosed with leukaemia at end of June it's been hard on all the family but she is being so brave about it
    MerlinsWolf MerlinsWolf 22-25, F 6 days ago

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    This is my dilema and the most obvious is that it is NOT a dilema but the feelings I have makes everything feel so wrong. I in a sense do know the person I am inlove with, but I...
    LoveUnite LoveUnite 26-30, F 1 Response 6 days ago

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    I really didn't sign up for this. I wish I could just lead a normal life, have a family and be loved by someone. Now I'm just trapped in your shadow and an uncertain future. Of...
    CrystalSekhmet CrystalSekhmet 22-25 1 Response a week ago

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    Having one of those nights...feeling sorry for myself. Haha I really wish I knew what I'm doing wrong or why I'm unattractive to guys. My parents always told me my weight is the...
    Beyoutiful056 Beyoutiful056 22-25, F 83 Responses a week ago

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    My grandma is also saying **** about my grandpa so he gets very angry and starts beating her. My grandma hates my grandpa's guts and says he will have a terrible life after he is...
    AnAnonymousAnon AnAnonymousAnon 22-25, M 1 Response a week ago

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    My mom has schizophrenia. She hasn't had an episode in about a year. But she refuses to get on her medicine. The time she last had one scared me. She was hurting herself and...
    recovering97 recovering97 16-17, F 1 Response Aug 26

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    I don't know how to handle this even though my dad was diagnosed three years ago. Does anyone want to talk?
    karaschnegs karaschnegs 16-17, F 1 Response Aug 23

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    Remember to keep that mask on, honey. Wouldn't want anyone to know you have feeling or anything. Right? Story of my life! Sigh... Keep smiling . Ignore the pain. Bury it deep. Go...
    WinkWink78 WinkWink78 36-40, F 2 Responses Aug 22

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    What does it feel like? When im raging I feel invincible. All I see is red, you can't stop me and I am not backing down for nothing. Im not scared of anyone or anything. Feels...
    anonamanda001 anonamanda001 18-21, F Aug 21

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    Interesting and helpful article for how to help people with Schizophrenia who hear voices and how to deal with them. From Stanford; research believes the quality and tone of voices...
    LoveIsWithinYou LoveIsWithinYou 26-30, M Aug 21

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    I really want to get married and have children . I'm tired of seeing other happy families
    Juiceyangel333 Juiceyangel333 22-25, F 3 Responses Aug 21

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    While technically I do, I no longer consider my family my family. I don't like it one bit but at the same time I feel it is the only way to protect myself. When I was a child my...
    vovine123 vovine123 41-45, M 1 Response Aug 21

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    Just found out my grandma has it.
    ssamuel ssamuel 13-15, M 4 Responses Aug 20

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    I'm having a hard time dealing with my husbands recent diagnoses of stage 4 cirrhosis. We got more bad news today! I'm scared and overwhelmed and I think I'm going to have a...
    cynthiashortridge cynthiashortridge 31-35, F 2 Responses Aug 20

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    When I was younger I had a family. Not the best family but a family. I lived with my parents had a brother, knew my grandparents uncles aunts and cousins. We weren't all close but...
    RuRave93 RuRave93 22-25, F 1 Response Aug 20

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    You can't understand how my mind is layed out we are all individuals I bet we are all insane or is it really just me who has full conversations with myself there's like five of me...
    polarbearlove polarbearlove 16-17, F Aug 18

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    Although this might be a little TMI, I become absolutely obsessed with having kids and babies a week and a half after my period ends. I literally get so excited over what I am...
    pianokat pianokat 18-21, F 2 Responses Aug 17

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    I really am in disgust with this rotten family, and constantly think of killing myself. Never have they ever showed any love twords me. My idiotic mother - Early back on she had a...
    MysteryZ MysteryZ 18-21, M Aug 17

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    Not a one, it's very difficult sometimes especially being a single parent too People have no idea what I would give for just a little help here or there, a trip to the grocery...
    Plaincountrygirl Plaincountrygirl 36-40, F 4 Responses Aug 17

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    I have been estranged from my family for almost 4 months. I have decided to leave my hometown for good. I am going to Shreveport, Louisiana in November. I have no family or friends...
    TeuhAmunet TeuhAmunet 22-25, F Aug 16

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    me and my fiance are looking for a girl who is 18 or older to move in with us in texas as a submissive or slave you will also be part of our family we have one daughter she is 14...
    daddysprincess2233 daddysprincess2233 18-21, F Aug 16

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    The other day I had a moment I was being out of control. I wound up going to the hospital later that day because I couldn't control myself I was so upset. I have little to no...
    carri15 carri15 18-21, F 1 Response Aug 16