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I M Dreading Thanksgiving

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 12 People

    Will Be Bad

    I won't have anything to do anything with. UGH! And i love turkey and the other stuff so much!
    deleted deleted 26-30 3 Responses Nov 10, 2009

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    deleted deleted 26-30 3 Responses Nov 26, 2014

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    I Don't See How Anyone Would Be "excited"

    About attending my families Thanksgiving this year. It's always a VERY dry holiday... my family doesn't drink... There will be NO alcohol.. Maybe if my family was the kind to drink and be merry.. I would attend, but no. Family gatherings are boring, in every sense of the...
    QueenOfHearts QueenOfHearts 22-25, F 8 Responses Nov 10, 2009

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    I Hate Holidays!

    I despise holidays because I don't have any good memories of them from when I was a child.  It stays with you.  I especially hate Christmas because I can never afford much for anyone and then some relatives give me all sorts of stuff..my mother is the worst...she gives...
    sparklyindigo sparklyindigo 41-45, F 1 Response Nov 28, 2007

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    Turkey Day

    another reason 4 my mom 2 get drunk me siting listening 2 grandpa talk about the price of soda having 2 take care of my little cousins so they dont break stuff and spending 2 days with my family;what a great hoiliday!NOT
    asleepordead asleepordead 16-17, F 1 Response Nov 21, 2007

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    Why is it that the holidays brings out the

    craziness in the family?? I wish we could just skip over Thanksgiving!!!!
    MyCrazyLife63 MyCrazyLife63 36-40, F Nov 8, 2015

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    I May Have to Fake Sickness...

    I cannot stand holidays because I end up spending them with people who think I am a total loser. Now that I am in Michigan, I have to go to my sister-in-law's every holiday. But even my own family thinks of me as a loser too. My husband is a great person, great husband, except...
    LovesJeanValjean LovesJeanValjean 41-45, F Nov 21, 2007

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    AwesomeAlert AwesomeAlert 51-55, M Nov 26, 2014

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    Canceled.

    my mother canceled thanksgiving.. ::sigh::
    BarNapkinPoet BarNapkinPoet 22-25, F 3 Responses Nov 22, 2007

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    So Much That I'm Secretly Hoping to Get Into a Car Accident On the Way So I Don't Have to Go.

    there's no way i can explain to you exactly how awful the holidays are in my family, so you're kinda just going to have to take my word for it. but basically the scenario is this. my parents divorced when i was about 16 and my brother was about 14. my mom lives alone in the house...
    journeyfulloflaughter journeyfulloflaughter 26-30, F 14 Responses Nov 20, 2007

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    Related Experiences

    just recently i had lost my grandma to pancreatic cancer .we bearly found this out right after thanksgiving or last year .she went into the hospital cause she has stomach pains and...
    rayy17 rayy17 16-17, F 2 Responses 6 hrs ago

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    You leave me so frustrated because you will not listen to me, nor believe me. All the lies, leaves me enveloped in pain and grief, then left to deal with it.I've never lied to you...
    Grace2U Grace2U 66-70, F 4 Responses 22 hrs ago

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    I've noticed a change in my mood in the past month or so and I think it's because of Spring and Summer approaching. I don't know why but I'm dreading the hotter months and the bugs...
    emjm013 emjm013 18-21, F 1 day ago

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    Sometimes I just feel like giving up. Waking up everday carrying this pain of social anxiety is ruining my life. I have days where im positive and optimistic, then I have days like...
    painfullyconfident painfullyconfident 22-25, M 3 Responses 1 day ago

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    To say I hate my job is a vast understatement. This place is absolutely horrible. Worst Machine shop I have ever worked at. Filthy and dingy and dim lit. Machines are ancient and...
    Broken31 Broken31 31-35, M 1 Response 1 day ago

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    I don't make my teen boys spend much time on Christmas, Easter, or Thanksgiving with me; however, I'll be damned if I will not have those boys by my side each and every year they...
    JeweledGypsy JeweledGypsy 41-45, F 1 Response 2 days ago

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    I really don't want to care about anyone anymore, but it's so hard to not get attached to someone. I had Ryan for 9 1/2 months before he died near my birthday I had Gavin then he...
    Atljjay Atljjay 18-21, F 3 Responses 2 days ago

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    I used to believe that a ham was an animal. You know, you've got your chickens, your roosters, your hens, your hams... I only learned that it came from a pig sometime in High...
    AprilRobertaLudgate AprilRobertaLudgate 18-21, F 1 Response 2 days ago

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    Anyone else get super annoyed with SS brags about mommy every damn day? That's all I hear every time the kid comes over. Mommy's fav color, mommy's fav song, mommy bought him this...
    krazykristen krazykristen 22-25, F 5 Responses 3 days ago

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    When I was a teenager if you asked me who my best friend was, that was simple, it was my dad. I loved to hang out with him. We would play Scrabble, go to baseball games, or just...
    mnmsmom98 mnmsmom98 31-35 3 days ago

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    I love to cook. I can honestly say I'm an amazing cook. I'm a cooking school drop out but I'm still truly passionate about the food I prepare. I have a cookbook collection that is...
    Cowrie35 Cowrie35 26-30, F 3 days ago

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    So I grew up in Texas where all different races were around me and we were all friends even though I was a loner but that's not the point. So when I was little I used to get so mad...
    Rhea03811 Rhea03811 13-15, F 4 days ago

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    I've been dating my girlfriend that I totally love and adore for almost a year and a half, and we've gone through a few rough patches like everyone does, but have always been able...
    samanthagtg samanthagtg 56-60, T 6 Responses 4 days ago

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    I have a English presentation next week and a Welsh oral exam. Just thinking about it causes me to start to panic and tremble slightly, and the closer it gets the more I'll panic...
    KuroiMakaOkami KuroiMakaOkami 16-17, F 4 days ago

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    Fix It With Philippians 4:6 “Do not be anxious about anything, but in every situation, by prayer and petition, with thanksgiving, present your requests to God. And the peace of...
    WynterSolstice WynterSolstice 36-40, F 4 Responses 6 days ago

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    There was one person that I met on my first job. A person whom become my friend, best friend, partner in all the crazy stuffs that I do. Every day we had exchanges of messages...
    stunnedprincess stunnedprincess 22-25, F 6 days ago

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    Sometimes, on nights like this (when I'm dreading the next day), I wonder why...Why I do the things I do? I'm trying to help everyone else and that selflessness comes at the...
    PassiveActivist PassiveActivist 70+, F 6 days ago

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    Farewell Mahlon Chapter 3: May 2011 “Why does your room have two beds in it? You got a roommate or something?” Deirdre took two steps into my bedroom before stopping to look...
    HellenicinHouston HellenicinHouston 41-45, M a week ago

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    I haven't been spanked since Thanksgiving and that is a record, so maybe it was just time. I have been cutting accross our neighbor's property as a shortcut, which they don't mind...
    ashannon18 ashannon18 13-15, F 5 Responses a week ago

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    I hate funks. I really do. I know they only creep around when I allow them to seep into my mind and tarnish all the pretty thoughts and memories I have up there. I wish I wasn't so...
    MsJessicaRabbit MsJessicaRabbit 26-30, F 3 Responses Jan 27

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    OPEN HEAVENS FELLOWSHIP DAILY DEVOTION JOY IS ACTIVATED IN GOD'S PRESENCE Psalms 16:11 (NET ) You lead me in the path of life; I experience absolute joy in your presence...
    ganyoji ganyoji 22-25, F Jan 27

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    I'm a survivor of molestation. One of my children is a rape survivor. I didn't find out until two days before Thanksgiving and that is when my world came crashing down on me. I...
    Arubaskies Arubaskies 41-45, F 12 Responses Jan 26

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    My stress level is higher than it has ever been. I am getting on a plane with my daughter tomorrow to take her back to Alaska, I don't have any money to feed her during this 14...
    MinkeyMouse MinkeyMouse 26-30, F 2 Responses Jan 25

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    I slept with of my long time friends who I've always had a bit of a crush on. We were "talking" for a couple of months after it first happened, and hooking up when he would come...
    stephrome stephrome 22-25, F Jan 24

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    “The mass of men lead lives of quiet desperation. What is called resignation is confirmed desperation. From the desperate city you go into the desperate country, and have to...
    PassiveActivist PassiveActivist 70+, F Jan 24

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    SO PISSED OFF. My period always gets here at the wrong damn times. I've gotten it on my birthday, on Christmas Eve, Thanksgiving, and now got it when I have made plans with my...
    ghostofthesun ghostofthesun 22-25, F Jan 21

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    The last time I posted I had just started college and was talking about how I was wearing socks without shoes all over campus. I’m still doing that, and I’ve even gotten a...
    robwearssox robwearssox 18-21, M Jan 21

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    I haven't been here in a long time but Me and my ex boyfriend have been single since May , we've been on and off on trying to fix us and get back together ( he always comes back to...
    Madelinex24 Madelinex24 18-21, F 1 Response Jan 20

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    Me and my ex boyfriend have been single since May , we've been on and off on trying to fix us and get back together ( he always comes back to me) he's talked to servals girls and...
    Madelinex24 Madelinex24 18-21, F Jan 20

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    During Lenten season, I'm primarily Vegan. After Easter, I'm primarily Vegetarian. Halloween-Thanksgiving-Christmas, I eat basically everything in sight. New Year's to Lent, I don...
    PassiveActivist PassiveActivist 70+, F Jan 19

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    What am I feeling anxiety about right now. I need to sort it out so its not just a mess of I feel like I'm being shanked repeatedly. My god, I'm suddenly reminded of the fact I...
    Hush92 Hush92 18-21, F Jan 18

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