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I 'm Stuck In a Rut

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 98 People

    Oh I Wish I Knew What to Do to Help Myself

    Omg where do I start... My hubby and my 3 old son and myself recently moved into my father in laws home. I know it is a good move. We were able to find a renter really quickly and all is going so smooth. Right now I just don't know what to do. I know moving drains anyone, but...
    doccooners doccooners 26-30 Jun 29, 2009

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    Stuck In A Rut

    Stuck in a rut,Help,Please,Get me out,Need out of 'ere!
    mrraincoat mrraincoat 46-50 1 Response Oct 11, 2012

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    Unmotivated Under Achiever

    i am a seasonal worker and have been for the last 3 years and i get more depressed with every ended season. i thought at one time i had a decent chance at a career after years and years of rearing my own children and everyone elses in my life who were hard at work with their own...
    housebum housebum 46-50, F 2 Responses Oct 14, 2009

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    Stuck In A Rut

    Stuck in a rut,Sure am,This dead-end job,Getting me down,Trouble is,I'm too scared to change,Take a chance,I'm not that type!
    lazycrazybasket lazycrazybasket 46-50, M 1 Response Nov 30, 2011

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    I Feel Like I'm Stuck In A Rut......help

    Hey everyone.My name is Kyle.Recently i have started feeling like i'm getting nowhere.Here's my reason's why.......I know what i want to do but i can't get into it because it took me a while to figure out (psychology and all the courses are closed)Also i don't have a job because...
    kbo1992 kbo1992 18-21 2 Responses Sep 1, 2011

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    Ahhhhhh .... Life Seems to Be Going No Where ... Fast

    Hello,   I started this experience for people who sometimes feel like me. So if you feel stuck feel free to talk about it. SOme days I just feel like lifes passing me by. If you feel stuck in your marriage, job, or just your same old same old routine I want to know.  ...
    missing missing 18-21, F 1 Response Sep 24, 2007

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    Work...

    god i know how you feel... i'm a long distance relationship.. i put in 50 hours a week... i go to school full time... i just feel like so much of my life isn't being lived right now... and when i have the time i feel like i'm just waiting on the side of the road for the next car...
    RocknRose RocknRose 26-30, F 6 Responses Sep 24, 2007

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    Serouisly Stuck

    I am always waiting for things to get better.  Like my married life, waiting for that good job,  waiting fro my adult chidlrne to see the light.  I feel so unhappy.  So i do not make any decision.  Because most of my decision is based on married life...
    stuck2009 stuck2009 36-40 1 Response Aug 17, 2009

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    I Need To Do Something With My Life.

    I'm a 29 year old nanny. I feel so confused right now and I feel like everyone is passing me by. The family I nanny for treat me like gold so it's not them it's me. I just don't want to do it anymore. Every year that goes by feels wasted on a job that's not really giving me...
    lanakingsley lanakingsley 26-30 1 Response Mar 20, 2011

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    I Wish He'D Come Save Me

    I met this guy when I was following up on an application, It's really hard for me to tell this story. I only got the job because he asked the manager to hire me. He told one of the managers that he was going to be with me. A few weeks after working there we started to spend time...
    LoveYouInfinityNbeyond LoveYouInfinityNbeyond 22-25, F 1 Response Jan 31, 2013

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    Last year I decided to

    so seim thing weird and awful. I finally went to the police and reported my parents for all the crimes they committed against me when I was a kid. I'm 35 now, so this all started 30 years ago. Just briefly, my sociopathic mother married a narcissist *********, and together...
    millicentmay millicentmay 36-40, F May 2, 2014

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    Ged

    I want to finish high school. At the rate I'm going, I'm going to graduate with Honours and am eligible for several scholarships. But my Foster father doesn't want me to graduate next year. I'm a junior now, by the way, and am two credits shy of graduating. My Foster dad doesn't...
    xXxAnonymousxWriterxXx xXxAnonymousxWriterxXx 18-21, M 4 Responses May 4, 2011

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    Monotonous Mountain of Mundane Madness

    We have been together for two years.  We have two kids each.  Both have the financial means to move into a larger place.   However, he would be sacrificing the inheritance of the house he rents from his family if he leaves now.   So here we sit another...
    WhatMattersCannotBeSeen WhatMattersCannotBeSeen 31-35, F Aug 3, 2009

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    If you are stuck in a job that you can't stand GET OUT OF THERE!!! trust me! I was stuck in a job I hated so much for 6 months and it ruined me. It caused me to have horrible...
    epsarah94 epsarah94 18-21, F Mar 17

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    Dammit, here I am again. Trying to write an online dating profile. And I come upon the subject of what I do for a living.. And I haft to tell about how I work at my father farm...
    mirkwood86 mirkwood86 26-30, M 1 Response 6 days ago

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    I dearly want to escape and live happily but I know it means eternal loneliness. When I think on it is rather be stuck in this unloving emotionally abusive situation. Because at...
    1lonelydaisy 1lonelydaisy 41-45 Mar 1

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    I'm gonna die lol. I have 'Shake it Off' by Taylor Swift stuck in my head.. Why has the universe done this to me? XD
    XxLittleBrotherxX XxLittleBrotherxX 18-21, M 1 Response Mar 4

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    Hi everyone, I luckily enough have a part time job which gets me out of the house. However, suddenly my hours have been cut and I am there only once a week. This has made me feel...
    dreamer3214 dreamer3214 22-25, F Mar 5

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    And I don't know what to do! Nor do I have resources or the money to do anything. I feel lost, out of my mind, like I'm losing myself..... I need to get away, to be me, on my own...
    mhLILRED mhLILRED 22-25, F Mar 5

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    Not the best song in the world... It's called "manipulation Session" by Shining... Here are the lyrics- Do me a Favor. And kill yourself (repeated). It's all about...
    iamFrightened iamFrightened 18-21, M 1 Response Mar 5

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    I have 'I want you to know' by Zedd and Selena Gomez stuck in my head.
    prettyrecklessways prettyrecklessways 18-21, F 1 Response Mar 7

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    I don't wanna be -by Gavin Degraw love this song and its so stuck in my head lol
    Jwolf1342 Jwolf1342 18-21, M 1 Response Mar 10

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    Stuck in my head for the past 2 weeks? Take Me to Church by Hozier's. That video with Sergei Polunin, beautiful and graceful!
    Nuovinzi Nuovinzi 41-45, F 1 Response Mar 14

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    As a trucker all i have to say is good luck with out them.Besides if you wernt behind the semi youd be stuck behind something elese
    daddybair daddybair 46-50, M Mar 15

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    I am running out of options. For the past three years, I have been seriously working on my mental health issues. I've been through a few therapists and doctors now. They used to be...
    Twon Twon 22-25 3 Responses Mar 19

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    I've had Jolene by Dolly Parton stuck in my head for a week now! But it's such a great song
    Neverthesame987 Neverthesame987 18-21, F 1 Response a week ago

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    I am a business owner with my ex husband. We were working on getting back together last year and both of us work in our very new business. Anyway, he decided to date our renter...
    Itsagooddaytolive Itsagooddaytolive 41-45 5 days ago

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    Steve miller band the joker has been stuck in my head for a week now -I'm a joker, I'm a smoker, I'm a midnight toker-
    hannahcallaway hannahcallaway 13-15, F 5 days ago

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    sometimes a song which i dont like gets stuck in my head.its really annoying
    Camouflage Camouflage 22-25, M 3 Responses 4 days ago

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    For some reason today I have Feed the birds from Mary Poppins stuck in my head. I don't know why but I wish it would go away!
    oneangryman oneangryman 51-55, M 1 Response 3 days ago

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    omg one time I had that one direction song beautiful stuck in my head as I was brushing my teeth which was weird because I don't even listen to their music and I don't even know...
    babyCakes327 babyCakes327 16-17, F 1 Response 3 days ago

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    I have Three Days Grace stuck in my head today, mainly Never Too Late. I love that song. :)
    ImaginaryAlchemist ImaginaryAlchemist 18-21, F 2 Responses 2 days ago

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    http://youtu.be/xdCp_j8Wyuw Why, oh yes it is stuck there. I went into work dancing and singing such a song, without even thinking about it. Entered the dining room... " shake baby...
    orchidspetals orchidspetals 36-40, F 1 Response 2 days ago

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    dancingWATERz dancingWATERz 51-55, F 1 Response 11 hrs ago

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    My fave band! Of.All.Time.No one can come close! No other band has the longevity that these guys have. They may be a bit jaded today( big word back in heyday of their 60's...
    Elandra77 Elandra77 56-60 4 Responses 8 hrs ago

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    it just sort of came into my head. so weird. Don't say you love me by the Corrs.
    abcdefghisabelmnopqrst abcdefghisabelmnopqrst 26-30, F 2 Responses 6 hrs ago

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    There was a king with magic handsThere was a crown and a touch of goldThe crown was up in the game of chanceWelcome King Midas
    beautyinman beautyinman 41-45, F 6 hrs ago

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    How do people concentrate for long periods of time (like more than an hour)? I can't even stay on task for more than 10 minutes! I honestly haven't noticed this before, but now...
    quirkyyy quirkyyy 16-17, F Mar 2

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    "Just a small town girl; living in a lonely world....."
    ClaireH19 ClaireH19 18-21, F Mar 2

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    "Sometimes I wanna quit this all and become an accountant, now. But I'm no good at math. And besides, the dollar is down!" -The (shipped) golden standard.
    ThisGirlLovesNerds12 ThisGirlLovesNerds12 18-21, F Mar 2

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    Fall Out Boy- Immortals. I blame Big Hero 6 xD awesome film though! :) xo
    tvdlover1865 tvdlover1865 18-21, F Mar 4

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    Blood in the chapel thorn in my side driving your soul open wide..Passion pour moi poison pour toi..
    beautyinman beautyinman 41-45, F Mar 4

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