Post
Experience Project iOS Android Apps | Download EP for your Mobile Device

I Have Lost My Way

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 84 People

    It Starts With One Thing..

    Like most of generation-X my parents were emotionally distant and i was raised by the television. I lost my way a long time ago, about age 16, when i stopped trying, trying to find answers to why I let people walk over me, why i had to be such a "nice guy" to girls and why I didn...
    Semisane Semisane 22-25, M 5 Responses Jul 10, 2010

    Your Response

    Cancel

    I am a high school freshman.

    I'm an advanced classical guitarist, and everyone always said that I'm so talented. Last summer, I attended Interlochen Arts Camp, as a classical guitar major. I had the time of my life and I decided to apply to their boarding high school, Interlochen Arts Academy. I was...
    californiaguitargirl californiaguitargirl 13-15, F Feb 11

    Your Response

    Cancel

    There's no path for me to walk on to lead me to

    the right way. I cannot seem to find the person I once was. This person I am now has gotten so lost. I've made turns, cut through the alleys. Yet I end up coming back to them. Where am I? WHO am I? Do I have anything to come back to? There's no GPS to lead me to the correct...
    distanceandspace distanceandspace 18-21, F 1 Response Feb 2

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Struggling to Find My Way Out

    I was married young had two children. I have NEVER been responsible when it comes to finances. We have struggled for 31 yrs this way. I suffered from depression and never really knew it about three yrs ago I was diagnosed with depression and being bipolar. In 2007 I was laid off...
    swan2857 swan2857 51-55, F 1 Response Dec 17, 2008

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Frustrated To The Max!!

    I try being a good employee. But the more and more I do and harder I try to make everyone happy someone always finds something to whinge about. Today has been extremely frustrating! (I wonder why I even bothered coming in today) This morning I came in at 7am to set up for a...
    angela81 angela81 31-35, F Feb 8, 2011

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Lost My Way

    Lost my way,Have indeed,Where in the hell am I?O don'no!Please,Help me,Find my way.
    lazycrazybasket lazycrazybasket 46-50, M Mar 8, 2012

    Your Response

    Cancel

    8 Years

    I remeber how it started. I saved up $2700 dollars to move out and go to college. My parent in need of financial support asked me to stay at home. They assured me it was just for six months. I went to college and worked 40 hours a week and collected financial aid. It never seemed...
    kowalski kowalski 26-30, M 2 Responses Oct 6, 2007

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Related Experiences

    I have lost 3 stone in 7 months and i am very proud of myself! I have always been a yo yo dieter but within the last 6 years of being in a long term relationship i found it hard to...
    OrangeLemons24 OrangeLemons24 22-25, F Oct 13

    Your Response

    Cancel
    So here's me roughly 10 years ago. Artist, musician, technician, teacher, touring with my band part time, working on some kids books and short movie scripts. Owned my own business...
    platoflats platoflats 36-40, M 1 Response Oct 6

    Your Response

    Cancel
    A handful. I lost all of my great grandmothers and great grandfathers, I lost one grandparent(my paternal grandfather) and the rest are still with me. I have lost an aunt in a car...
    T3chmupp3t T3chmupp3t 18-21, M 2 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    "It's better to have lost at love, then never to have loved at all!" "I Won't Forget Ypu" by Poison http://youtu.be/BJJ_HJ-9JNM
    scootter01 scootter01 31-35, M Oct 13

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I have lost 100lbs total and 70lbs in the last 6 months. My recent friends never saw me when I was heavier and now don't understand where I'm coming from. I started at 220lbs. They...
    Changeallaround Changeallaround 22-25 1 Response Oct 19

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I am not sure if I actually have lost her as a friend. But it has been more than a week since we last talked. She told me she is going trough hard times. And that I am maybe the...
    Zim0 Zim0 18-21, M Oct 20

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I have been at this weight loss thing for 2 and a half months and I am proud to say I have lost almost 30 pounds. Now I'm at the point where I am border lining under weight weights...
    AnUnknownOne AnUnknownOne 13-15, M 6 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    In 2008 my 3 year old Nephew Chaince died from strangulation from a mini blind cord. He died a week after Christmas, in some ways I am lucky to have known and lost many people in...
    davidmuhn davidmuhn 46-50, M Oct 22

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I just over a year and a half ago I lost my mother to cancer. I don't consider myself a super emotionally sharing person, but there are days that it seems I can't control them...
    Jhinsek Jhinsek 31-35, M 2 Responses 3 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I understand she is my mother and I am supposed to respect her yet I can't respect anyone who treats me the way she does. If we have a disagreement and we try to talk it out she...
    Saphic33 Saphic33 26-30, F 2 Responses 6 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I lost my little sister in December 2008. She was only 19 and had just given birth to her son. She was able to enjoy her baby for 12 days before she was murdered by the baby's dad...
    tobelikeme tobelikeme 26-30, F Oct 4

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I lost my virginity when I was 14. I was a **** addict and I tried self-pleasuring. My classmates taught me to watch ****. It felt good, yes, but now that I am 20, I regret all of...
    arielle444 arielle444 18-21, F 2 Responses Oct 12

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I lost both my parents in my young adulthood, well I just turned 24, so technically I still am a young adult, but I feel so old. I lost my dad to Potts disease (TB of the spine...
    Priya07 Priya07 18-21, F Oct 16

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Working in retail is a great way to see the fall of humanity. Not many people want to talk, or even show any signs of emotion. They usually just blarp out what they want and go...
    ValhallaAwaits ValhallaAwaits 18-21, M Oct 8

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I have gone through lots of disappointments lately ( out of job, failed exam, long waiting for pertinent program, being away from my aging parents ). For a very long time my...
    sexysandra sexysandra 26-30 1 Response Oct 20

    Your Response

    Cancel
    It hurts a lot. You find someone who becomes a big part of your life, and you need them. Then one day, they aren't there anymore and you're left with that empty space feeling lost...
    rirxalri rirxalri 16-17, F Oct 1

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I'm so lonely. It's been a year since my ex left me - I'm still not over it. His name still comes into my head everyday. Our relationship was good, until I got depressed and that...
    ems177 ems177 18-21, F 1 Response Oct 8

    Your Response

    Cancel
    If you have read my other story that I posted in this experience, you would know I lost a lot of important people throughout my life, people who I love dearly, I posted that story...
    Secret179688 Secret179688 18-21 Oct 10

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I lost my v card when I was 13. I regret it so much people bullied me for 3 years because I made one mistake.
    lovelymaddi lovelymaddi 16-17, F 1 Response Oct 12

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Dunkin has been gone for 24 hours now. My beautiful boy was always by my side, purring, and cuddling. I feel lost and alone.
    funlecy1 funlecy1 46-50, F 8 Responses Oct 12

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Two months ago I thought she hated me, like everything I do is bad. But a month ago I found out that she was 6 weeks pregnant. :O my sister informed me via text, and I was excited...
    Trishhh Trishhh 22-25, F Oct 15

    Your Response

    Cancel
    My younger brother died a month ago from blood cancer. He was 18 years old. I can't stop thinking that it should be ME, not him. He was such an amazing guy, he could have achieved...
    cyanesque cyanesque 22-25, F 1 Response Oct 17

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I lost my grandfather to cancer after he had it twice,a third time took him from me :( that was 3 years ago and I still miss him a lot
    metalchick18 metalchick18 18-21, F 1 Response 1 day ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    After recently miscarrying I feel like I have no support from anyone. Not the father, friends or family.. I really don't know how to move on from this, I know I have to but I don't...
    daniellerookexx daniellerookexx 18-21, F 5 Responses Oct 4

    Your Response

    Cancel
    and I have problems sometimes in making decisions...especially the ones about whether this right or is this wrong, I know that I have to be careful, because I could do the wrong...
    alittlebitnaughty alittlebitnaughty 46-50, M Oct 6

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I found out I was 5 weeks pregnant on august 14th. I was so happy and from the moment I found out about my angel I loved him/her more than words could say. I carried that little...
    Roadtorecovery31997 Roadtorecovery31997 16-17, F 1 Response Oct 11

    Your Response

    Cancel
    My cat Armand ran away two months ago. . . we still haven't found him. I really miss him; he loved to cuddle.
    RebekahWriter13 RebekahWriter13 31-35, F 3 Responses Oct 11

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Harrison(16) and Joseph(15) you will always be in my heart why did you have to leave!!! I wish you never killed yourself and we're still here with me where you belong.
    MusicFreak81314 MusicFreak81314 13-15, F Oct 12

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I have been abused physically and mentally by my mother and stepfather for 6 years of my live. every night i would pray for a better family but instead things just got worse.I...
    jonathan10018102 jonathan10018102 13-15, M 2 Responses Oct 18

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Just wanted to apologize for not answering most of my messages this past week. Very sad about the loss of Dunkin and haven't been in a chatty mood. Don't give up on me, I will...
    funlecy1 funlecy1 46-50, F 4 Responses Oct 20

    Your Response

    Cancel
    My boyfriend and the father of my child was very dear to me. He was a wonderful and amazing person. It's actually very recent. His buddies went out to a bar in Baltimore city one...
    Saywhatyouwantdragon Saywhatyouwantdragon 22-25, F 4 Responses Oct 20

    Your Response

    Cancel
    for a while now since my dad died 2008 and i was alone in my struggles. I haven't been going to church since then either. But i wanna get it back somehow or I feel I'm not gonna...
    Tristan421 Tristan421 31-35, M 3 Responses a week ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I was really depressed last November to the point that I didn’t believe I was depressed and told my 2 best friends I was bipolar when I wasn’t. I also told one of them I was...
    em27soccer em27soccer 16-17, F Oct 7

    Your Response

    Cancel
    We met on her 2 years ago during the summer. I was new to the site so, even being behind a computer screen, i was still shy. She talked to me and soon we became friends. Talked...
    BaileyJean15 BaileyJean15 13-15, F 2 Responses Oct 18

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Do you know that u will never be forgiven for stupidity. Life will never give u 2nd chance
    depress55 depress55 36-40, F 1 Response 5 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    My life is a joke. If anyone hears the full story will definitely laugh with me.
    depress55 depress55 36-40, F 5 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Honestly all some guys can think of is their penis... Penis Penis Penis! Can you say Penis on here???
    AsteriasAura AsteriasAura 36-40, F 6 Responses Sep 30

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Not all people. This just annoys me. The Wall Street Journal publishes a story on how a degree helps relationships. I'm sorry, but no. That's bullshit that thousands of people now...
    PuckDrop PuckDrop 18-21, M Sep 30

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Ive allways being a normsl ok person ...but i hot this friend one day that changed my life she was married i can honesty say we were just friends for about 5 years one day she got...
    nicholas1974 nicholas1974 31-35, M Oct 1

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Somebody asked me if I knew you. A million memories flashed through my mind, but I just smiled and said...... I used to
    Delta14 Delta14 26-30, F 1 Response Oct 1

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Are you ever in an alright or good mood and you just see or hear something that just kind of makes you go oh. And then your day is ruined.
    emgg emgg 13-15, F 1 Response