I Lack Self Control

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 107 People

    Don't Go to Sleep Until 4-6am, Sleep Until 3pm

    It's retarded, ridiculous, and frustrating. I'll stay up till all hours of the morning wasting my time away not doing anything productive or meaningful, and then finally go to bed between 3am and 7am and sleep ten hours (waking between 3pm and 5pm). Two things bother me about...
    liferiot liferiot
    26-30, M
    2 Responses Jan 14, 2007

    ~ In Certain Areas of My Life/personality ~

       In love, with certain emotions.... I can come off a bit 'much'. Most of my lack of self control is with food. Especially if I'm depressed about something. I am trying to work on that, & for the most part I think I'm achieving it, but I still have setbacks. That's...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    2 Responses Jun 6, 2009

    But Only With Certain Things

    I actually have tremendous self-control with some things that many people have a hard time with. When I was a kid, I could limit myself to one halloween candy per day no problem. If I need to limit myself to one drink because I'm driving or I need to be fresh the...
    anonyc anonyc
    36-40, M
    5 Responses Dec 30, 2008

    The Chemical Reality Of The Body

    I just turned 23. My name is Sierra, and I am a senior at Cornell. I'm graduating in May. Instead of pursuing academic aspirations these years at College, I chased severe, chronic, and degenerative health conditions/symptoms. I took a number of biology courses, pursued...
    skh66 skh66
    22-25
    2 Responses Mar 3, 2012

    Self control is when you start eating your

    popcorn once the movie starts..
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    1 Response Aug 9, 2015

    Emotional Outbursts

    I'm a little too impulsive, too impatient and emotional to have a lot of self control, i like to express emotion and externalise my feelings.
    AtomicWater AtomicWater
    41-45, F
    4 Responses Oct 30, 2010

    Bartenders keep giving me free drinks

    after I say I am done and I pay. And I keep drinking them even though I should be done for the night...
    Myzery Myzery
    31-35, F
    3 Responses Feb 25

    I'm just sitting in my room,

    trying to keep myself occupied but it's not working. Finished the homework, nails are dried, room is spotless. There's literally nothing to do and apparently it's ignore Lexie night for everyone and I'm feeling sorry for myself and I'm so tempted to just hit up my ex and see if...
    babyllove21 babyllove21
    18-21, F
    1 Response Jan 20

    Self Control

    Self control,Sometimes,It's lacking,As a result,When I blow,You'd better be clear!
    lazycrazybasket lazycrazybasket
    46-50, M
    2 Responses Feb 8, 2012

    Working on self control

    and and the fact that I may have anger issues is something i need to learn to cope with
    markmcparker markmcparker
    13-15, M
    1 Response Apr 7, 2014

    I Figured Out Self-control But...

    So I get it. I get self-control, but now it seems like I'm procrastinating the very means by which I get it. First let me explain what I got:- so there is the prefrontal cortex and the limbic system. the prefrontal cortex is the strong disciplined one with a lot of motivation...
    BruceALi BruceALi
    18-21
    1 Response Mar 8, 2012

    Oh yess!! I lack this thing!

    ! I don't know whether I just lack this or don't have this at all! :P lol I get overwhelmed with emotions sometimes and do things which I may regret later...
    Youtuberr Youtuberr
    18-21, M
    Aug 10, 2015

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    I am a catholic woman and I am against birth control of all kinds. I just love being pregnant . I come from a large family and I have a large family with 8 Kids I am planning on...
    Dagmar86 Dagmar86
    26-30, F
    1 Response Apr 21
    I love him being in control! I feel safe and secure, loved and even appreciated letting him be in control. I can take care of myself but sometimes I need guidance and I am not...
    InLoveWithTheSun InLoveWithTheSun
    31-35, F
    Apr 20
    Selfie of my high heels of the day, they are so soft and so COMFORTABLE!!!!! I LOVE THEM!!!!!
    JennyTom JennyTom
    41-45, F
    1 Response Apr 20
    Yesterday, I was taken to the doctor due to my weight loss. Apparently the cause of it is one of my depression meds. They said that I was 8% skinnier than last December, and that...
    DreamOfAFox DreamOfAFox
    13-15, F
    1 Response Apr 19
    I’m posting this hoping for feedback from a third party. I’ve been told by friends that my boyfriend is abusing me emotionally. - He only supports what I do if he likes it...
    LoreleiLoch LoreleiLoch
    18-21, F
    Apr 19
    I think self respect is so important. If you don't respect yourself, people will walk all over you and take advantage of you. And that's not good
    DiamondAuthority DiamondAuthority
    18-21, F
    Apr 19
    I want someone to make me self-spank myself and maybe give me more punishments :3
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Apr 19
    My parts of self is as follows : on my left there is a woman with stone and amethyst as skin with similar shilloute as me. In my fore brain there's a 5 year old boy who got angry a...
    vivianescrooge vivianescrooge
    22-25
    Apr 19
    Figured I'd post one last random selfie before EP is gone forever xD .....that is until the new version comes out like a few days later ....@_@......
    Eric2745 Eric2745
    16-17, M
    Apr 17
    I want someone to control my bladder
    sexykylie sexykylie
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Apr 17
    Here's my last good looking EP selfie pic of me with my sexy strat! It's been real everyone . Comment below. Love ya guys and will miss you tons
    MrHeartaFire MrHeartaFire
    41-45, M
    Apr 16
    If anyone wants to give me dares or control me than reply here or message me
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Apr 16
    Message me to control me in a little bad girl
    wedgiebitch11 wedgiebitch11
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Apr 16
    who would like selfish people??? lol. seriously though, everybody has selfish moments. Life isn't about doing crap for everyone else 24/7, but it also shouldn't be lived in a way...
    kk1874 kk1874
    31-35, F
    1 Response Apr 16
    It's been a couple months since I've done anything, and while that's good I'm latching onto other things to fill the hole. So yes, yay I'm not doing it or finding the urge to do it...
    Annababy188 Annababy188
    18-21, F
    Apr 16
    Another selfie Love those snapchat filters tbh
    Smileydork Smileydork
    16-17, F
    3 Responses Apr 15
    Just a random selfie lol lol
    Smileydork Smileydork
    16-17, F
    3 Responses Apr 15
    I want to know myself more but i 'm also scared about what i 'm going to discover about my self
    farfar1984 farfar1984
    31-35, F
    Apr 14
    I know how ridiculous the concept of my stories are, I didn't really need a whole group of trolls to try and point that out for me - besides it's hypocritical that they get to...
    Monstermaster13 Monstermaster13
    22-25, M
    Apr 13
    I have absolutely no self esteem. Completely empty.
    SadCaliforniaDad SadCaliforniaDad
    46-50, M
    2 Responses Apr 12
    I was friends with these two other girls, A and B. One would say we were the bestest of friends since form 1 to 3. However, during our form three years, there was another addition...
    lunamcmxcix lunamcmxcix
    16-17, F
    Apr 11
    I've held my pee now for about 19 hours. I need to pee badly! Please! Help me to control my urge. I am about to burst!!!!
    Aysha78 Aysha78
    36-40, F
    9 Responses Apr 11
    A selfie of my leather skirt today, its so SOFT!!!!! I can't stop rubbing the leather, LOL:)
    JennyTom JennyTom
    41-45, F
    1 Response Apr 11
    Selfie of my leather:)
    JennyTom JennyTom
    41-45, F
    1 Response Apr 11
    No makeup selfie!!! My last for EP and how fitting because I've never been more comfortable in my own skin than on EP. Even though I want to be an entertainer, I'm actually a shy...
    ERMAHGERD1 ERMAHGERD1
    26-30, F
    7 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
    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
    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
    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
    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
    Apr 10
    ok so for the past 6 years I have been dealing with self esteem issues. there are some days where I wake up and I hate my self. I have the way I look and I feel like im never good...
    nijjana nijjana
    18-21, F
    1 Response Apr 9
    I have been self harming since I was 13 years old. As of today, I'm 24. That's over 10 years I've struggled with this dependency. I'm currently 14 days clean; two weeks. Before...
    Eissacle Eissacle
    22-25, F
    2 Responses Apr 9
    I self harm. I've been cutting my legs and arms for about 3 years now. 4 of my best friends know. I was abused, molested, and bullied. I was bullied because people at my old school...
    Choirbabe6 Choirbabe6
    16-17, F
    2 Responses Apr 8
    At some point in life... maybe it comes with age, I don't know... but at some point, nothing that you discover about yourself is surprising... no matter how good and wonderful or...
    Move4Word Move4Word
    46-50, M
    1 Response Apr 8
    Feeling a bit dead after a couple of hours at the gym, but here's a selfie :)
    mattywheels25 mattywheels25
    31-35, M
    Apr 7
    Feeling a bit dead after a couple of hours at the gym, but here's a selfie :)
    mattywheels25 mattywheels25
    31-35, M
    1 Response Apr 7
    My daughter takes so many selfies like her mom does, LOL
    JennyTom JennyTom
    41-45, F
    5 Responses Apr 7
    Everything I do and say recently has been making me feel awful. I think everything I do is a huge mistake. and the fact that people think I'm a monster doesn't help. I hate being...
    CloudedDreams5 CloudedDreams5
    22-25, F
    1 Response Apr 7
    Trust me at the end of the day, it's your battle and you have to fight back. No matter how many people you think you have who will stand for u ... No one will be there.. They will...
    Dezeena Dezeena
    26-30, F
    Apr 5
    I like seeing them, and I like taking them. There are some really creative and well taken selfies out there!
    bobdunkin00 bobdunkin00
    51-55, M
    1 Response Apr 5
    Sometimes when you've screwed things up too much it's best if you don't speak at all. Just let things happen as they go. Don't worry yourself too much about the situation. Talking...
    LeahLovee LeahLovee
    70+, F
    Apr 4
    Selfie of my pig suede high heels, I love them:)
    JennyTom JennyTom
    41-45, F
    1 Response Apr 4
    ehhh and I hate to admit it. I'm not weak! but I just need an escape sometimes. I've just been running away from the truth all my life, I never told anyone this coz well, I ain't...
    slytheringuy slytheringuy
    16-17, M
    7 Responses Apr 4
    So what advice would you give your past self?
    Hannah1100 Hannah1100
    13-15, F
    Apr 4
    It"s been 3 months since the last time i selfharm i hope i can stop completely ;) ;)
    sayakamiki sayakamiki
    18-21, F
    4 Responses Apr 4
    My damn roommate is a 3 month no self harm!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
    haircutluv haircutluv
    31-35, F
    Apr 4
    I don't have much self confidence. I doubt myself a lot and that's one thing I don't like about myself.
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    3 Responses Apr 3
    Selfie of my leather boots:)
    JennyTom JennyTom
    41-45, F
    4 Responses Apr 2
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