I Have Read Through My Troubles

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 56 People

    Trouble Double

    I don't know I feel that if you keep rehashing your past you are going to keep reliving it. At what point do you say enough is enough...
    farfit farfit
    Jul 11, 2011

    A Stressfull Life Requires Me To Read To Escape By Reading .

    I have been selected ( the army would call it volunteered) to be someone I don't choose to be, and do dangerous works I don't choose to do. I've been doing this dangerous work for 35 years. I'm burned out. Have been burned out for 35 years. So I escape when I can and read...
    Bayv Bayv
    70+, F
    Apr 3, 2010

    Books And Music

    have always been my retreat from troubles, from the world. Books, especially can just transform you into another world. I include non-fiction in that, because I love the pursuit of knowledge, and learning makes me happy!
    mizzen123 mizzen123
    46-50, M
    Feb 27, 2011

    Forever And Always...(except Once)

    Books have always been my only escape. My parents once tried to take them, but there are way too many. The only time when it backfired, was when I was really depressed and I was reading the Vampire Academy series and she was cutting herself in the book, which almost led me to...
    ColaBear ColaBear
    13-15, F
    Apr 2, 2010

    In My Mind !

    I do go over my past issues frequently so that it does not happen again in my future !I want to keep my troubles in my past !
    cjpsf5 cjpsf5
    41-45, M
    2 Responses Mar 28, 2011

    Paper Escape

    I have read and escaped into different books when I was going through hard times in my life. I remember reading the shopoholic series and getting lost in Becky Bloomwood's financial dilemna's. And reading Mommy Dearest while I was in the homeless shelter. And V.C. Andrews...
    deleted deleted
    Apr 2, 2010
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