Post
This experience may contain mature content, as flagged by the community. Please click away if you do not want to see this content, or if you are not of age. To report inappropriate content, please email us.

I Have Scars On My Heart That Tell a Story

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 83 People

    IStirring Winter’s MidnightWinter born.

    Snow melting from my father’s boots inter-lacing with my mother’s water shattered on the linoleum. He had walked from the river knowing; leaving his torch, his shift, and his truck that would not ignite in the cold. Knowing.Hours before my mother knew. His children...
    StanleyAnneZaneLatham StanleyAnneZaneLatham 26-30, F Mar 26

    Your Response

    Cancel

    My True Friend

    Moving back to where I originally come from, has opened my eyes. I see everything around like a battle field. Broken homes, broken bottles, roach clips on the ground, but what I found in this chaos is my friend. My friend helps deal with everything around me. My friend takes the...
    SadN8v SadN8v 26-30, M 1 Response Nov 13, 2013

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Doesnt Everyone.???

    i mean life is super great and all but really it is just one big ice pick stabbing away at our hearts... its up to us to remain happy people and try and make the best of it and then every once in a while we bump into the good stuff and hopefully that makes it all worth it
    sothisisme sothisisme 22-25, F Jan 6, 2009

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Deep Wounds And Scars

    on my legs on my arms on my heart deep inside me they try to heal but people cut them open
    bellamajors bellamajors 13-15, F Apr 20, 2012

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Counting the Scars On My Heart

    Last night I was thinking about the scars I have on my heart..what events in my life left a permanent scar and what events healed and did not leave their mark.  Those that left scars also changed me permanently. I think this is an interesting topic to explore.  I...
    Izabella Izabella 56-60, F Aug 26, 2008

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Glad You’re Better The sandpapery sound of

    a leather sole scrapping a slab of sidewalk. The smell of autumn when she struck the match. Falling. The amber flame stretched long; she thought, something that is both steady, yet wavers. She tilted the match horizontal and watched as the tips of the flame formed a...
    StanleyAnneZaneLatham StanleyAnneZaneLatham 26-30, F Apr 15

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Oh My God.

    i was "sleeping"- well i was trying to- and i was in my thought train. my mother unlocked the door- since it was locked- and than it cut my heart. i was like ow that hurt. it seriously felt like a knife cut your heart open. she scared me to death and i was panicing...
    zipseal zipseal 18-21 1 Response Jan 6, 2009

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Related Experiences

    I use to cut a lot, then went from only cutting once a month to where I am now; twice a day. I know I need to stop or at least cut down on it but it's hard. Each cut tells a story...
    JustAskAnything JustAskAnything 13-15, F 1 Response Sep 2

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Old battle scars from my days in the military
    Jawzenator Jawzenator 31-35, M Sep 9

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Theres even more in my body Nd i hate it!! I always have to cover them for not feeling ashamed Every time i go to the street or anywhere full of ppl i just feel ppl staring at my...
    Minju96 Minju96 16-17, F 1 Response Sep 10

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I was rejected. This is hard for me to accept, let alone write a story about. But I guess awareness and acceptance are both ingredients to overcome this, to which I have vowed to...
    adjustedfocus adjustedfocus 31-35 1 Response Aug 27

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I wasn't even looking. She was a woman I shared interests with and was pleasant to chat with. I found myself hanging on her words, anxiously waiting for the next opportunity to...
    nipplelover43 nipplelover43 36-40, M Aug 23

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I met my man at age 11 years old (16 years ago). We were neighbors in a "ghetto" complex and were friends for many years. We got together in 2010. I lost my virginity to him...
    roselani2005 roselani2005 26-30, F 1 Response Aug 23

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Jesus Christ gave me a heart for the truth, not what I believe to be the truth, but actual truth that cannot be refuted. Do I know the whole truth? Of course not. I can only...
    VoloProVeritasVV VoloProVeritasVV 56-60, M Sep 11

    Your Response

    Cancel
    No children should deserve to be abandoned.. Orphans always make me heart break </3 And I admire those people who adopt orphans and raise them as their own kids.
    JamesLindberg JamesLindberg 22-25, M Sep 3

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I am realizing now more than ever that I am stronger than I think sometimes. I realize that I have to take care of myself and I shouldn't necessarily depend on anyone to take care...
    easynuh easynuh 26-30, F 1 Response Sep 11

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I need a co-writer for a realistic drama novel about a woman in prison SO BADLY. PLEASE HELP ME!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! I AM BEGGING YOU
    marcuscash marcuscash 18-21, T 5 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Nothing scares me more than feeling the urges come back in situations where im supposed to be strong I learned to supress it, i learned to say no to myself. But the feeling...
    SingItForTheKids SingItForTheKids 18-21, F 2 Responses 3 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    i try to be kind.i try to make a fake roshana..but i cant hide the real roshana....i annoy my friends....i dont trust people....omg...
    00roshana00 00roshana00 18-21, F 4 Responses Aug 26

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Ugh if only you know how much I love you but you left me💔 Bye Lucarria ):
    mannymarty mannymarty 13-15, M Sep 1

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I feel like nothing I'm doing right now is even right for me. And the thing is I knew it all along but never did anything about it that much. I can't even concentrate properly on...
    ajrestless ajrestless 18-21, F 1 day ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Hi, my name is Emma and I am a cutter in recovery. I want to tell everyone about this because this can become an addiction. I started cutting at age 12, I am now 15. It started...
    Muppo23 Muppo23 13-15, F 1 Response Sep 1

    Your Response

    Cancel
    1 Im small and skinny 2 I'm a blackbelt in mixed martial arts 3 I'm am a humorous kid 4 I cant watch scary movies 5 i am very helpful/nice person 6 I care for a lot of people...
    MichaelEgitto MichaelEgitto 13-15, M 2 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Poetess: I am not perfect.. body..mind... Like all the most beautiful people in my life, I am imperfectly perfect.. I am me.. my body is a little storybook of experiences that...
    PaintedPoemCpl PaintedPoemCpl 36-40 2 Responses Sep 7

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I'm recovering from anorexia. I have a heart condition. I have a stomach condition. I have several neurological disorders. I have scoliosis. I'm recovering from bulimia. I have...
    wh0isit wh0isit 16-17, F 1 Response 6 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I have scars.. Up and down my arms and legs. Got them on my hips, and chest. Why? Because I grew up in a town full of white people. Some parents wouldn't let there kids hangout...
    YoungLovee15 YoungLovee15 13-15, F Aug 26

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Once upon a time when we were friends, I gave you my heart, the story ends. No happy ever after, now we're friends. (All of my heart by ABC.)
    Littlemissshy7 Littlemissshy7 41-45, F 1 Response Sep 10

    Your Response

    Cancel
    A ten word story should have some heart. Don't fart.
    KatieTreat KatieTreat 51-55, T 1 Response Sep 10

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I am 18 years old and I have had bulimia for over 2 years now. It all started at the end of grade 10 when i decided i wanted to lose weight (i was 150-155 pounds). I will go...
    becky632 becky632 18-21, F Aug 29

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I was diagnosed with EM in March 2014 since then I have had it monthly so 5 times already!! I have it now!! It's so annoying I get all blisters in my mouth and still have scars all...
    Jemhk22 Jemhk22 22-25, F Sep 6

    Your Response

    Cancel
    It's a bit random but it's 2am and I can't sleep so what the heck. My mum hit my sister hard enough to bleed and then a couple days later she put an iron to my stomach and pressed...
    GrrFace94 GrrFace94 18-21, F 2 Responses 4 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Thinking of you ~C~. I always do. There hardly passes a moment in the day where you're not on my mind. My love for you is firmly ingrained in my soul. I know what your...
    bobrido bobrido 46-50, M 2 Responses Aug 24

    Your Response

    Cancel
    ANNOUNCEMENT: Starting as of right now, I WILL NOT ADD you to my circle if you are an established user and have no profile picture, or are just the using the EP pictures. It...
    1LikeMind 1LikeMind 46-50, M 1 Response Aug 24

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I have had many women I have dated and especially two that became friends with benefits. I was more serious on my end with these two and was contemplating initiating the "L" &"M...
    xmannos xmannos 36-40, M Aug 29

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Especially, Adult men who will be if not balanced operate a drastically better chance of heart attack, stroke, and Loss of life. If you are a victim, you'll want to talk to a...
    Anthony825d5cr0 Anthony825d5cr0 31-35, M 1 Response Aug 24

    Your Response

    Cancel
    So much so, I created the group. I challenge you to find an experience group I am in, which I haven't posted a story in.
    Heellover Heellover 36-40, M Aug 26

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I have a heart disease known as Tetralogy of Fallot, and I've had since before birth. This is a defect that causes a hole in ones heart, and I had surgery after I was born. This...
    StarShineGirl StarShineGirl 16-17, F 2 Responses Sep 6

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I've always wanted a loving family and also just someone special to actually love me..I always dreamed of having a Christmas with a family, one where it's not just stupid presents...
    PrincessPolarBear PrincessPolarBear 16-17, F 1 Response 5 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Is it wrong that I feel weird telling my family I love them but I have no problem telling my best friends (which is like 4 or 5 people) and my boyfriend (if I had one) I love them...
    whyusteens whyusteens 13-15, F 1 Response Sep 1

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I have to keep telling myself this. I can do this. I can graduate college with an offer letter. I can get at least 65 for my english. I am not going to disappoint my old man. I can...
    minyue minyue 18-21, F 1 Response 6 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I have a short horror story A random old ep perv messages you. (Guess what's the happy ending .-.)
    DysfunctionalPiano DysfunctionalPiano 13-15, F 4 Responses Sep 9

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I want to be more sociable but I've been alone for so long I get terrified when it's time for me to socialize and it's extremely frustrated. I went to ask for a job at a local...
    justalea justalea 18-21, F 2 Responses Aug 28

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I think you should know what it's like for us women..: To have cramps feeling like someone just stuck a knife in your side and is twisting it.. Headaches Food craving Fatigue...
    Angelwuvsyu Angelwuvsyu 16-17, F 2 Responses Sep 3

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Well I got my tattoo done today, it's my second one and last one unless I have kids then I'll have their names. The story behind this one is that I come from two scottish clans...
    Catmando05 Catmando05 22-25, F 3 Responses Sep 5

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I have a heart but none of you didn't even bother to see it.
    Totalnothing Totalnothing 16-17, F 5 Responses Sep 11

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I'm a puppet on a string Tracy Island, time-traveling diamond Could have shaped heartaches That come to find you foreign, some velvet morning Years too late She's a silver...
    AlfieEscandellDerosa AlfieEscandellDerosa 13-15, M 4 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I have a question, tell me if I'm crazy or not. I have two more years of public high school left and I used to do really well in school until last year when I ****** up really bad...
    TheRouge TheRouge 16-17, F 2 Responses 1 day ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I suffer from anxiety disorder from my teens and the doctors told me that i had anxiety depression years and years i was taking drugs for depression in the end my brain analyse...