I Know That A Shovel Can Hurt

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 5 People

    Part 2 Second year is an interesting story. So much happened and yet so little. It started well, I returned to Uni and thanks to that final night out we’d all become friends...
    Tobey94 Tobey94
    18-21, M
    Apr 21
    A few weeks ago I found myself chatting with a young woman in PM. Nothing inappropriate. A friend of friends, somebody that had orbited around our group but whom I never connected...
    JonE65 JonE65
    46-50, M
    Apr 21
    his name is Jakob.. and i wont ever see him after this summer.
    MusicIsMyLife2016 MusicIsMyLife2016
    13-15, F
    1 Response Apr 20
    this is something crazy which a friend is going through, she asked me to help her but I don't know how to advice her..''i really don't know what to do now,I fell in love with and...
    Rosalindaag Rosalindaag
    22-25, F
    Apr 20
    this is something crazy,a friend asked for my help but I don't know how to advice her.'' I fell in love with this man who is
    Rosalindaag Rosalindaag
    22-25, F
    Apr 20
    https://youtu.be/dGR65RWwzg8
    Joysummers Joysummers
    31-35, M
    Apr 20
    I am a 15 year old girl with two almost divorced parents. I am so sad and I have been so depressed during the past two weeks I didn't know what to do. Seeing my mom hurting and...
    wondur wondur
    13-15, F
    1 Response Apr 19
    This will be a long post but I hope you bear with because this is something that’s been eating at me for a while. I fell in love with the most amazing girl I’ve ever met. The...
    Tobey94 Tobey94
    18-21, M
    Apr 19
    Free pass to hit me. Knock me down... Can't happen online but.. It's free universe do it! Let it happen. I have the answers. I know what I have to do but I can't help how I feel...
    LeahLovee LeahLovee
    70+, F
    3 Responses Apr 18
    I like this girl in my tech school but I can't tell her because she wouldn't care. She talks to a lot of guys and craziest part is we have a snapchat and we had a great convo on...
    YourSecretAdmire22 YourSecretAdmire22
    22-25, M
    1 Response Apr 18
    i used to think that sentences about being hurt inside are just cliché but idk nowadays i guess i understand
    daddyleoreo daddyleoreo
    18-21, F
    Apr 18
    My dad has cancer and it's hard to sit there and play it cool When really i know I can do nothing to help him It's almost like I am losing a battle But he is trying to stop...
    sunzoshi99 sunzoshi99
    13-15, F
    3 Responses Apr 18
    its odd how it happens. you open up to people. you trust, you care and they care too. but then it happens. you realize you start holding back because you dont care to cause pain...
    ArnoldJRimmer ArnoldJRimmer
    46-50, M
    Apr 17
    Im Missing my kids dad so bad it hurts im crying. no we didnt break up but have been separated since July 28 2015 reason why is because i had to go D&A treatment there is...
    LoneRanger34 LoneRanger34
    22-25, F
    Apr 17
    I have a teen age daughter that is getting ready to move away for school and it breaks my heart. We have always been so close and over the course of the last year we have had so...
    Helpless24 Helpless24
    41-45, F
    1 Response Apr 17
    "If you can do something, do it even if you are unwilling to, and see the best of it. Would it hurt and change you if you go on that trip? No. So what if you don't like them...
    SparkofDecency SparkofDecency
    18-21, F
    1 Response Apr 16
    With the end near and seeing some of the negativity that has been presented about EP, I wanted to take a few moments and tell everyone about the positive that EP brought to my...
    fungirlmmm fungirlmmm
    41-45, F
    12 Responses Apr 16
    Now that this site is closing i feel like i need to let him know something, I miss him. I miss him so much my heart aches at the thought of him, I don't know if he'll ever see this...
    Skeletonhat Skeletonhat
    13-15, F
    Apr 16
    Today was the first day i let all the feelings ive kept inside out and cried myself to sleep. its funny that i can be surrounded by so many people yet none of them can see how...
    natttdd natttdd
    22-25, F
    4 Responses Apr 15
    I can't keep this **** in anymore. The real reason y I'm goin to a therapy center is cause I've had thoughts on hurtin & killin myself. That's the real reason besides my mom. It's...
    SuchHorribleThings SuchHorribleThings
    16-17, F
    1 Response Apr 14
    This past few days have been rough. This isn't a short story, be aware. Over a year ago, my mother had been going through changes in her life. She was aging, and had not been...
    Wudugat Wudugat
    18-21, F
    1 Response Apr 13
    I don't know how will I talk to the person who is like a father to me. I been avoiding him since the last time I saw him. I did something that I am not proud of. He already warned...
    DeathThrone DeathThrone
    22-25, F
    2 Responses Apr 12
    I managed to hurt my hand trying to perform a 'wheel' pose. I'm not flexible in the slightest and I was trying to see if I could do it. I half managed it. My hand hurts now after...
    brokenpetal brokenpetal
    26-30, F
    Apr 12
    I want to say. This is a really dumb group. And those who know me very well...I don't really get upset at very many things. This is a rare exception. Get turned on or attracted...
    drooniedat drooniedat
    41-45, M
    Apr 11
    Love is an emotion that is hard to understand, it can consume us and overtake us when we least expect it. It creates havoc with our emotions and causes us to say and do things we...
    sensualbeauty1 sensualbeauty1
    46-50, F
    2 Responses Apr 10
    And you'll never know how much I hurt.
    ToughKitty ToughKitty
    31-35, F
    2 Responses Apr 10
    I have met people who wallow in misery and love blaming everyone but themselves for making the wrong choices in life.You either pick yourself up,dust yourself off,learn from your...
    sparklingdiva sparklingdiva
    31-35, F
    Apr 10
    I'm attracted to men who are already in long, committed relationships because on some level I know they can never actually commit to me. I'm afraid I'm a terrible person with no...
    kenna2 kenna2
    22-25, F
    2 Responses Apr 10
    (I refer this to Christians going through TRIALS or/and TEMPTATIONS, lest a fellow wishes to wrongly counter the write-up)  Dear Christians and whomever this may concern, God...
    Lincoln98 Lincoln98
    16-17, M
    2 Responses Apr 10
    Why talk about others, I think I don't even know myself lately its like nobody gets me my significant other to the most It's like I have made his life hell he's not that happy as...
    Floz Floz
    18-21, F
    Apr 9
    I want to start by saying how much I love myself. It's really a god complex at this point, but you have to love yourself to love other people right? I'm 18, and doing well. I got...
    CrikeyM8 CrikeyM8
    18-21, M
    Apr 9
    There are somethings that annoy me so bad! I couldn't find a proper section but here it goes. I can't understand how a person goes around throwing the "L" word (love) to this girl...
    brokenALAS brokenALAS
    22-25, F
    Apr 9
    Ever since I was in school I had always been an outsider. I was always the weird kid that nobody talked to. I had a few friends throughout my school years but those friendships...
    Heretic9320 Heretic9320
    18-21, M
    Apr 8
    I was in love with a girl who I loved so much and she loved me madly.. An orphan who lost her mom and brother, but I came to fill that emptiness inside her heart. Two years...
    MessyGlaze MessyGlaze
    22-25, M
    1 Response Apr 8
    Look, I know it can sound completely insane, but it's true. I can be sitting next to someone and hear a rude comment about the person behind us. I can hear other people speaking in...
    Bowties0stuff Bowties0stuff
    13-15, F
    2 Responses Apr 8
    Fuc,k the liers who say they love you but they really don't Fuc,k the pretenders who'll make you believe when nothing true Fuc,k the maniacs who'll do everything to score Fuc,k...
    mysticalexis224 mysticalexis224
    22-25, F
    3 Responses Apr 7
    Fuc,k the liers who say they love you but they really don't Fuc,k the pretenders who'll make you believe when nothing true Fuc,k the maniacs who'll do everything to score Fuc,k...
    mysticalexis224 mysticalexis224
    22-25, F
    4 Responses Apr 7
    Fuc,k the liers who say they love you but they really don't Fuc,k the pretenders who'll make you believe when nothing true Fuc,k the maniacs who'll do everything to score Fuc,k...
    mysticalexis224 mysticalexis224
    22-25, F
    4 Responses Apr 7
    Fuc,k the liers who say they love you but they really don't Fuc,k the pretenders who'll make you believe when nothing true Fuc,k the maniacs who'll do everything to score Fuc,k...
    mysticalexis224 mysticalexis224
    22-25, F
    2 Responses Apr 7
    I'm confused because I'm falling for my friend. We've been friends since high school. And I just realized that I'm treating her differently than my other best friends now that we...
    reps reps
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Apr 6
    I wish I could be different and secure in my own skin but I'm not. I no longer trust before not trusting. I no longer think innocent before guilty. Worst of all, I no longer...
    rottenrobi rottenrobi
    46-50, F
    3 Responses Apr 6
    I admire someone. More to like her as an idol.. the way she thinks, the way she treats ppl. I can give 5 stars to her, her attitude. But, I'm getting confused. She's talking back...
    inspirit05 inspirit05
    22-25, F
    Apr 6
    I have hurt myself before but I feel so stupid for doing it. I selfharmed and **** and I just regret all of it. But seeing these scars tells me that I am strong. Because eve tho I...
    kimm1203 kimm1203
    13-15, F
    Apr 3
    Sad that nice guys do exist but I may never meet them because of few guys that have hurt me so that I don't want to respond to guys on EP anymore. A person can just be blown off...
    kncswkr kncswkr
    61-65, F
    2 Responses Apr 2
    Sad that nice guys do exist but I may never meet them because of few guys that have hurt me so that I don't want to respond to guys on EP anymore. A person can just be blown off...
    kncswkr kncswkr
    61-65, F
    Apr 2
    Sad that nice guys do exist but I may never meet them because of few guys that have hurt me so that I don't want to respond to guys on EP anymore. A person can just be blown off...
    kncswkr kncswkr
    61-65, F
    Apr 2
    I'm sure if this is a good thing or a bad thing...but I'd love to believe that it's a good thing. when we had a family problem, people are so tense, the situation are so tense...
    soyyoprincesa soyyoprincesa
    22-25, F
    Apr 2
    So why do they make me cry? I mean, I've beaten the eggs, I've battered the fish I've even whipped the cream But I never hurt an onion So why do they make me cry? ...just a...
    TValentine TValentine
    56-60, M
    1 Response Apr 2
    Hi everyone, Especially my friends... Its been a long time since i posted anything..but today it is very important to say few words. i have been a member of this site for a few...
    deepvalley deepvalley
    22-25, F
    1 Response Apr 2
    im so tired. i keep hurting others and ******* everything up. i cant even take care of myself. people have every reason to hate me and i dont deserve to be loved but god im so...
    hollowmirage hollowmirage
    18-21, F
    1 Response Apr 1
    I know he was't traing to hurt me...no body said it was gonna be easy to be with him like this. When i chooesd to be with him in these conditions i knew i was probely gonna get...
    jrcervin jrcervin
    18-21, M
    Apr 1
    I don't want to hurt him anymore either. How do I stop this cycle of, "I'm sorry" "We can't do this anymore" and then, "I missed you" "I love you" and "I don't want to say goodbye...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Apr 1
    It hurts :') I feel like i'm dissolving. I want to smile but I can't smile. I tried my best to make her reconsider but all I did was deepen my scar. The feeling sucks because it's...
    JehanGuiang JehanGuiang
    18-21, M
    1 Response Mar 31
    It hurts. To no longer feel you are special in that person's eyes anymore. To feel like you aren't good enough for them, that you weren't important enough to keep in their lives...
    princessundermaintence princessundermaintence
    18-21, F
    Mar 31
    Since I was born, my cousins have bullied me non-stop. My parents didn't protect me from them. They are my dad's nephews and he didn't want to turn against their parents because he...
    Candace2Min Candace2Min
    22-25, F
    6 Responses Mar 31
    Me and my boyfriend self harm and have been helping each other stop. Helping each other get better and heal. But there are bad days and I don't know how to handle them. We both...
    Sadgirlwithoutarazor1 Sadgirlwithoutarazor1
    18-21, F
    1 Response Mar 30
    I think I'm falling for him! so i only met him 9 months ago when i started my job, he works there too, i thought nothing of it until about 4/5 months ago where we finally had a...
    BarbiesAreFake BarbiesAreFake
    22-25, F
    Mar 30
    narcissists : do a lot of research about them and how to "deal" with them .. but main thing is get away or hav them moved far far away . know that they know they can stil affect u...
    cdwishimatgurlCalandraBelle cdwishimatgurlCalandraBelle
    36-40, T
    1 Response Mar 30
    Absolutely pointless to hurt an animal unless it's attacking someone, and as for hurting children...
    TValentine TValentine
    56-60, M
    1 Response Mar 30
    He called me a sponge...said I take everything I can from a person and give nothing in return. I don't know if he was just being mean or if he actually believed this. But I show...
    ASadCatNamedNadia ASadCatNamedNadia
    18-21, F
    Mar 30
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