I Have No Parents

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 132 People

    P#ssed At Cancer

    I'm only 40 years and both of my parents are gone. My dad died in 1999 from congestive heart failure. My mom died yesterday. The thing that upsets me is that the cancer was probably caused by a drug that was supposed to improve her quality of life. That drug is called Enbrel (sp...
    hougofamily hougofamily
    36-40, M
    1 Response Jul 29, 2011

    I'm 19 and am homeless

    and jobless. Both my parents are dead. And I really need help.
    JosephT78 JosephT78
    18-21, M
    2 Responses Jul 14, 2015

    My mom was a single parent to me

    and I'm an only child. She worked her *** off providing for me.. So I spent most of my time growing up with babysitters and family members. She did everything for me and I appreciate her. My dad wasn't ever around. I would occasionally go to holidays with his family which was...
    sunshiineee sunshiineee
    26-30, F
    2 Responses Sep 17, 2014

    I recently came back from Cameroon (5 months

    ago) and had to flee back to the UK due to domestic violence. While out there, my fiancé was verbally and physically violent towards me, which my parents supported by saying that I shoukd still stay with him. Since I had no money, I could not come back to the UK when the...
    GodsPrincesseOrchidee GodsPrincesseOrchidee
    26-30, F
    Mar 24, 2014

    No Parents

    My mother passed away three years ago. She had Alzheimer's. It was a frigging nightmare. She was a great person who raised five kids alone. Technically my father is alive. I've only met him a couple times, he has another family. I am lucky I had such a good mom. But sometimes it...
    Lisbeca Lisbeca
    41-45, F
    2 Responses Apr 23, 2012

    Lost My Dad To A Stroke

     When I was 7 my mother died in her sleep. It was a very difficult thing for me to understand at the time but I remember thinking how not "normal" I felt. Growing up I learned to avoid talking about not having a mother. It was better than trying to explain my story to...
    Kizzzzle Kizzzzle
    22-25, F
    2 Responses Jan 17, 2010

    No Parent's

    I have no parent's, it has been like this all my life. My mother took me to my dad's when I was ten. She was very abusive, i had a vision of my father being this loving father with arm's wide open, so happy to meet me. That image was quickly shattered... I went to live with my...
    midnightz midnightz
    36-40, F
    6 Responses Feb 20, 2008

    I Have No Parents Either

    Today is 5/14/12 Mothers Day-                               These holidays always seem so hard for me(Mothers day and Fathers day), deep within myself behind my smile I yearn for a mother and father that I wish I had. But I refuse to let my emotions get the best...
    Daniel323 Daniel323
    May 14, 2012

    Well, hi. First of all I think this is my I

    dunno could be first or second that I share my "life". So, my mom has passed away when I was 16, it was on March 2014. It was sooooooo stressing me out because... My mom and my dad divorced when I was about, maybe 2 or 3? And then my Mom never allowed me to contact him :( Maybe...
    monarch97 monarch97
    18-21, F
    Mar 18, 2015

    Im Alone

    my names Robert, but i get called bobby im 13 and i have no parents they died when i was three due to a drug over dose i am the youngest in my family i have a brother 1 year older than me named ryley he is 14 and i had a brother who was 8 but he died of cancer (lukeimia... idk...
    Robert2292 Robert2292
    13-15, M
    2 Responses Nov 27, 2012


    I have no mom, and I guess I'm bad but that almost make me happy. She was a drunk and was bad. When she died I didn't cry at first, and the when I cired I think it was more for the dad I never saw than my mom. I wish I had a dad but I never had. Mom did not know or care who it...
    Lidija24 Lidija24
    26-30, F
    2 Responses Sep 3, 2013

    Parents I Never Had.

    My dad passed away when I was a little girl, so I grew up without a father. My mother dated many guys, I got used to it after a while. I loved my father he was my best friend . I took care of my mother she drank & did drugs , she was still here for me but not as much as I was for...
    jadebigfan jadebigfan
    22-25, F
    Aug 5, 2013

    It's difficult for me to tell my story,

    I've never fully told anyone; I've never found the right words. I want to try it now. I want to put my feelings down an hope it lifts some of this weight off my chest. My abuse from my parents started when I was a baby. I remember being beaten nearly every single day. I was...
    LexiDoll LexiDoll
    22-25, F
    3 Responses May 12, 2015

    My Parents Are Dead.

    My dad died after i was forcibly taken from my home and my parents his death was brought about by crystal meth. I was 9 when he died. 8 years later 5 years after my grandparents adopted me and brought me back to michigan and 4 years after my mother returned to michigan my...
    draganaeros draganaeros
    26-30, M
    1 Response Jan 26, 2013

    18 And Alone

    In September of 1996 my father and I suddenly lost his wife, my mother, to a sever aneurysm that could not have been helped even with preventative care at the time. I never realized the sort of impact that kind of trauma could leave on a child until I got older and reached out...
    tsumugi tsumugi
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Jul 6, 2012


    my dad has recently went to jail for the 3rd or 4th time since i was born and i have lost all connections with him and in my mind i have killed him off he has crossed me and hurt me WAYYYYY too many times. i killed him. gone. my mom is a stupid hateful ***** who has caused pain...
    kittybonkers kittybonkers
    16-17, F
    Aug 14, 2013

    I Wish I Had Parents

    My parents were a very abusive couple. From the time I could remember I was always being beaten or locked away in my room for days on end. I had to **** or poop out the window and I got fed once a day if that. I told many people and not one person cared or even believed me. I was...
    4lc4pon3 4lc4pon3
    3 Responses Dec 9, 2012

    Alone But Alive

    i lost my dad when i was 11 and then my step dad walked out on us when i was 13 and after that my mother couldnt hold her sanity and i lost her this year at 17.its hard to accept, but what doesnt kill us makes us stronger.
    facestomp1992 facestomp1992
    18-21, M
    1 Response Sep 17, 2009


    I lost my Dad in 2002 and my Mum last year. I'm 24. I also have no grandparents.
    absolutelyunsure336 absolutelyunsure336
    3 Responses Jun 13, 2011

    No Parents

    I have been an orphan (had no parents) since i was 11 when my mother passed away from cancer, my father i didnt know and only saw him at my mothers funeral that i remember. i and my brother and sister grew up with two sets of aunts and uncles, not an easy time with one set. ...
    Marty1981 Marty1981
    26-30, F
    Jan 13, 2010


    My brother passed away 10 years ago at the age of 26.It killed my parents they were never the same.The only thing that gave the comfort and happiness was me getting married and having 2 amazing kids.My parents were the best.I know there are a lot of stories on here of horrible...
    zoos150 zoos150
    41-45, M
    Oct 14, 2013

    I Have No Parents.....

    It is painful for me sometimes knowing that I have NO parents. I never met my bio~father, and my bio~mother gave me away. I understand, and it is OK ! Some people are just not maternal. My grandparents however, were the BEST PARENTS that I could have ever had for the short...
    msfancypants msfancypants
    46-50, F
    Oct 15, 2012

    Twenty And Parentless

    I am 20 years old with no parents. My parents were ill when they died. They both led hard lives and were pretty old when they had me. They were smart and kind. They gave me freedom and advice. They gave me a deep love for culture, language and reading. My mom died when I was 17...
    tinywoman tinywoman
    22-25, F
    2 Responses Aug 4, 2013

    All Alone

    I lost both of my parents to cancer.  My dad died when I was 4 of lung cancer.  My mom died nearly 5 years ago from pancreatic cancer.  I have no siblings & very few other relatives.  Sometimes I feel liberated from typical family entanglements, but more...
    Leogirl Leogirl
    36-40, F
    1 Response Sep 25, 2007

    I went through so much in my life,

    that I barely even care for shxt now. Mom passed away when I was just 8 month old. And only seen her in 2 pics my whole life and I'm 21. After she passed away I was growing up with my mom's family when my dad,who used to send money to my aunty to take care of me, passed away...
    clifford509 clifford509
    22-25, M
    Sep 16, 2014

    Motherless , Fatherless , Waiting For Someone To Understand .

    K , since no one in my life has ever had to go through the pain ive had to deal with my whole life i am going to share it on here to see if anyone else can relate to what ive been through . So i am currently 14 and i have no parents , surprised ? i get that allot . So my mommy...
    teetee16 teetee16
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Apr 5, 2012

    Well I do have a "Mom" well she claims to be a

    mother when she doesn't even do the mother jobs. My father left because he wasn't a good man. He left me without a fight.. I thought I meant a lot to him but I don't. Same with my mom. She barely cares about me. She stops me from doing things, I can't go out on Nights, I can't...
    deleted deleted
    1 Response Feb 9, 2015

    Although My Natural Parents Are Alive...

    my natural father aviods me at all costs wnd we never had  bad blood between us. my natural mother is soo screwed up in the head and a total sociopath. my adoptive father is cold and does not know i am aware i was adopted by him. i wound up in foster care regaurdless. so...
    weareallhuman weareallhuman
    1 Response May 13, 2008

    PART ONE: The Nightmare That Has Been My Life

              I don't want My Story to be just another pathetic account but I guess there's no way around it...My story, as is all of our stories, a very sad and depressing one if not completely sadistic. The only reason I am posting this is to just get it out and perhaps...
    WishUponAStarSoBright WishUponAStarSoBright
    36-40, F
    2 Responses May 7, 2013

    I Hate AIDS/HIV

    So, my story began when my baby brother who was very sick and passed away. He spent most of his four tender years in and out of the hospital. I was only 9 years and couldn't understand what was really happening. Until 3 months later my mom also passed away. Let me start from the...
    Syrela Syrela
    2 Responses Aug 26, 2013

    I have no parents so I want to adopt new Parents

    I have no parents and want to adopt new ones as an adult. My parents were abusive and I really want to have a parental relationship with a couple who wants that too. I am thinking of placing an advert in the papers, but I feel really embarrassed by this. I have heard of adults...
    dreamscometrue864 dreamscometrue864
    3 Responses Jun 10, 2013

    Father Passed Of Alcoholic Liver Failure...

    When I was 5 years old my mother, after being "cured" 3 times, died of breast cancer. Since I was so young and had almost no memories of my mom, I never realized what I had lost. I grew up with my father, a doctor. He was absolutely heart broken from the loss of my mom. He had...
    Laurinjr Laurinjr
    18-21, F
    3 Responses Apr 28, 2010

    My Parents Are Alive But Have Never Been Parents.

    When i was 2 my brother died and my mother and father divorced. My mom immediately replaced him with an even worse choice of men. My stepdad was abusive to the point of almost killing my mom. they did drugs right in front of me from a very young age, and then my stepdad would...
    tattooedmomx3 tattooedmomx3
    31-35, F
    1 Response Jun 9, 2012

    I Miss My Mother Still.

    My mother passed unexpectantly when I was ten years old from a brain anuerysm. I have only met my biological father once when I was three and my stepfather has been in prison since I was two years old. My maternal great-grandmother raised me until I was fifteen when she started...
    cdb27 cdb27
    31-35, F
    1 Response Nov 7, 2010

    I have no mum or dad.

    They both died just when I was about to turn 2. I'm not as sad as you think a person with no parents is because I was too young to ever know them.
    DarcyCats DarcyCats
    22-25, F
    Apr 23, 2014

    Kicked Out At 15

    My parents split when I was still young and my dad abused me and my brothers all the time, whether we lived with him or just visited, it was constant torture. Then he disappeared when I was 6 or 7. Not without leaving many scars though. Then my mom got pregnant (before her...
    quietjackie quietjackie
    2 Responses Jan 15, 2012

    Verbally Abusive Father- Neglectful Mother

    As I type this I am full of resentment and sadness towards my parents. Everyday, in fact, I feel alone and abandoned. I'll start my story off from when I was a child. My parents fought constantly. They would scream at each other and sometimes become physical; pushing each other...
    saturdaymoon saturdaymoon
    Oct 21, 2012

    Pancreatic Cancer

    Five years ago I lost my dad to a heart attack.  My mom was already diagnosed with pancreatic cancer.  I quit my job, moved back home and helped my mom during the final months of her life.  She died almost a year to the day after my dad.  I learned alot that...
    wahoo wahoo
    36-40, F
    2 Responses Jan 12, 2008

    It's really sad that I have no parents,

    my dad died in 2010 and my mum has cut me off! I was very close to my dad and when he passed away I was affected really badly, my son had not long been born and I had a silly argument with my dad and he died before I could make up with him and let him see his grandson! My mum...
    deleted deleted
    1 Response Jun 25, 2015

    When I was a kid I grew up in a family of five.

    When I was 11 my bipolar 2 mother shot herself in our own backyard. My father and grandfather had to clean up the blood and brain matter because unless it's a homicide, it's up to you. My father was my best friend. Truly and honestly. I could tell him/ask him anything in the...
    8morethan92 8morethan92
    22-25, F
    1 Response Dec 15, 2015

    Awkward Life Much?

    I was born April 24,1997... Uh I'm not sure where to start and i feel like I'm a brat for writing my problems lol but whatever... Anyway when my mom had me she was in womens state prison in Madera. When my real dad found out he decided that he didn't want to have a kid so he...
    ChemicalKid ChemicalKid
    13-15, F
    2 Responses Sep 2, 2012

    Just Lost

    I lost both my parents at a very bad time, my mum died of a massive heart attack in 2001 and my dad died of bowel cancer 2003. This has been the hardest thing that I have had to go through in my life, I met a guy whom I love dearly but was abusive and always through things in...
    destroyedlife destroyedlife
    Feb 28, 2013

    Oh-I do have a 'mother'.

    The psychologists tell me I'm a 'parent infield child'-so true. Father dropped dead at seven. Had a five year old brother then. She didn't get out of bed for a year or so. Could not trust her with my lil bro.., missed a lot of school that year. Had to learn how to cook, clean...
    cherryjar cherryjar
    31-35, F
    Sep 22, 2014
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