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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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    I'm like the outcast of the family. My family does stuff with out me and I find out about it on facebook. I have have two sisters one younger one older the older one has 3 kids so...
    kdmb kdmb 22-25, F Jan 7

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    My uncle is 54 he has twin daughters, lives in telford which is about 45mins to an hour away from my family. He is a grandfather to two beautiful little girls. He is divorced and...
    lilygeorge12 lilygeorge12 22-25, F 2 Responses Dec 28, 2014

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    As a child, I remember be loved& cared by so many people from my own family. We never had problems nor gossip about others flaws. But when I got married I feel like my husband's...
    3voL 3voL 22-25, F Jan 20

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    I am 58 years old. I have never seen my father nor has he seen me. I have had a number of step siblings--most of them a great deal older than I. My marriage, which failed, produced...
    Cougarette Cougarette 56-60 1 Response Jan 2

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    My family has always been pretty messed up but recently I am the only one of my parents kids to have built a stable life for myself. I am the youngest of 7 I currently rent a nice...
    Brok3nSoul Brok3nSoul 22-25, F Jan 20

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    I am a mother of a couple young boys. I am breastfeeding them in my bed day and night. Also, I sleep with my sons in my family bed with my husband most of the time. I love the...
    mominkitchen mominkitchen 41-45, F 5 Responses a week ago

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    Everyone has family problems every once in a while.. So I don't feel like I should be complaining about mine, but I need to tell someone.... I really need a friend right now...
    bluegirlie98 bluegirlie98 16-17, F 4 Responses Jan 2

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    My brother aka my best friend just told me he is done with everything to do with life and I dunno what to do cause even though we ain't family I love him like he is. I know if he...
    spookiemoogie spookiemoogie 22-25, M 1 Response Jan 7

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    My family is like a Jerry springer episode.
    Floo64 Floo64 22-25, F 5 Responses Jan 20

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    Here's all the things my family's soap opera would contain. -Alcoholics - Drugs - Women abuse -Child abuse - Mental abuse -Tears -Runaways -Broken souls -Plot twists -Suicide...
    EvilAngels EvilAngels 18-21, M a week ago

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    My mom has paranoid schizophrenia. She also has bipolar tendencies. But sometimes she also acts like a different person all together. I have DID and am scared that I might be...
    Thingsunseen Thingsunseen 22-25, F 3 Responses Dec 30, 2014

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    I'm a survivor of phisically and sexually abused by my parents. I'm living all alone. I'm just thinking... if you are not pretty or die,people don't care.that's what i've heard...
    juryandrews juryandrews 31-35, F 3 Responses Jan 6

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    My mother's cousin (I don't know what name that relation has -- second cousin? IDK :P) has schizophrenia. A little while ago, he got in a particularly nasty breakup with his...
    Boulier Boulier 18-21, F Jan 18

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    You're on your own in this world, don't forget that Gen Y (Millenial Generation)
    tangledweb94 tangledweb94 18-21, M 5 hrs ago

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    About to pass the 48 hour mark for this migraine :(
    curiouskittykay curiouskittykay 26-30, F 2 Responses Jan 19

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    anyone want me and my friend? I always wanted to live in with a friend
    matrixwolf matrixwolf 16-17, M Dec 31, 2014

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    My great aunts son has schizophrenia. He's such a nice person. Sadly he can't keep a job and has been in and out of institutions. I don't understand why but he is somewhat shunned...
    upupandaway24 upupandaway24 18-21, F 1 Response Jan 5

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    I found my dad in the backyard switch swinging from a tree
    GRTaylor GRTaylor 26-30, M 1 Response Jan 6

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    I and out of foster homes my whole life, my mother was a Crack *****, drug addict, mental psychotic, angry mother who was abusive. father was a kind man but my stupid mother drove...
    AiymaSnikies AiymaSnikies 22-25, F 6 days ago

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    I just found out my mum has cancer.... Im absolutely gutted. Not sure what to do with myself! 😢
    RichieRich030680 RichieRich030680 31-35, M 5 days ago

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    one of the first things I had to get used to when I got married. Sometimes my step daughter needs a snuggle. I wouldn't want it any other way!
    gjessica gjessica 18-21, F 3 Responses 4 days ago

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    We bought an extra large bed to fit in the girls, they are older now but still sleep in with us some nights and need the space to let them do so.
    davebuckley davebuckley 41-45, M 4 Responses 4 days ago

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    My parents and sister all treat me horribly and I'm sick of it.
    Erinn2 Erinn2 16-17, F 1 Response 3 days ago

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    I feel as though I have no family. My mother left when I was very young. My dad later remarried and at the age of 16, my step mother kicked me out. I was forced to live with my...
    Sugarsparkles60 Sugarsparkles60 18-21, F 1 Response Jan 2

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    I'm 18 years old and I'm an avid Christian, but I can't help but hate my family for the things they put me through. They call me the "accident baby" in the family cause my parents...
    Lilliane19 Lilliane19 18-21, F 2 Responses Jan 9

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    To shorten the story, I have an ex fiance from 2004. My father died and he walked away due to my father's death. You know why as good as I do. I ended up having an emotional...
    DarkwingGoslyn DarkwingGoslyn 31-35 Jan 18

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    It's been a more than a year when this incident happened. I had a friend (she wasn't that close or anything, just in between an acquaintance to being a friend). She calls me...
    VVmommy VVmommy 26-30, F 2 days ago

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    Alright - I've got quite a story here. I have just recently met my biological grandmother for the first time. She has a mental illness - schizophrenia, among other small things...
    7Questions 7Questions 16-17, M 1 Response Dec 28, 2014

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    I just really can't believe this is happening to her. She was living such a happy life with her family. She would go off on facebook about all the fun and amazing things they were...
    BananaSmoothiee BananaSmoothiee 18-21, F 3 Responses Dec 29, 2014

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    My father died last yr, and my mother 22 yrs ago , I'm not married, and things with my brother are rocky. this christmas everyone was with their families. we are not catholic...
    jamieontherun jamieontherun 36-40, F 1 Response Dec 31, 2014

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    what i hope,, one day have a family and cute girl or son ,, to be in a family ,, then Go ahead where ever you want to take care of your family life and future ,,,
    yss91 yss91 22-25, M Jan 15

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    I have the best Father in the World.He worked hard throughout his life to give us all a good home,he really took care of his family.Now that i am grown,an adult and have a family...
    coastiewife36 coastiewife36 36-40, F Jan 1

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    This begins 5 years ago. I met a girl 5 years ago and we became close. I was young &full of life. Overtime, we decided that we would marry and perhaps have a family one day. I...
    waqman1 waqman1 26-30, M 1 Response Jan 5

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    I'm in love with my husband.. but he doesn't want to have children with me..I'm 41 w/no kids because I wanted to wait until I got married to have the family i always wanted for...
    desi35 desi35 41-45, F 3 Responses Jan 6

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    I seriously cannot shut my brain off. it's my saturday night (yes, I'm aware that it is in fact the wee hours of Thursday, but I work in a group home full time and my days off are...
    kiesterdee6 kiesterdee6 22-25, F Jan 15

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    There's this guy, in fact the same guy that I'm always talking about on here, the older one, I feel like such a school girl whenever I talk about him or ask for advice. Yet I just...
    alxvii alxvii 18-21, F Jan 16

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    Does anyone have any like physical symptoms that they are aware of before a transition or like do you have friends, family, spouses that notice any physical signs/symptoms before a...
    xobeautynvrdiesxo xobeautynvrdiesxo 26-30, T 3 Responses Dec 29, 2014

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    I am so happy I found this website. Im 27 years old and feel very alone and abandoned. I have a beautiful son and a husband. For the most part of my life I just felt like I have...
    wandapandabear wandapandabear 26-30, F 1 Response Jan 4

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    Ok so I want to have a loving wife I a. Great marriage, and a career that suits me, but here is the thing... What would you do? I am currently homeless living in my suv I am over...
    Ajushi Ajushi 36-40, M Jan 8

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    1. try dmt/lsd/ayahuasca/peyote 2. travel to Jamaica 3. graduate from humboldt university 4. have a work of mine published 5. volunteer in a foreign country 6. start a marijuana...
    upupandawayla upupandawayla 18-21, F Jan 9

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    I've never been one of those girls that get too into a guy and fall in deep passionate love. I'm a realist. I know everyone hurts everyone even if it isn't actually deliberate, it...
    cmlgx cmlgx 18-21, F 7 Responses Jan 11

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    I recently became single, 2 weeks later I start talking to a guy from work and I really liked him and he liked me too. However it's never so simple. He's in a complicated long...
    Toniommi Toniommi 22-25, F 2 Responses 3 days ago

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    I have a family history of cataracts, glaucoma and blindness on my maternal side. I just went to the eye doctor this past Saturday and I've been referred to a eye specialist for a...
    lemurgirl09 lemurgirl09 26-30, F 2 days ago

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