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I 'm Stuck In a Rut

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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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    healey57 healey57 22-25, M 5 days ago

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    The song that's stuck in my head is Sunshine and whiskey by Frankie Ballard..
    lorrena19 lorrena19 18-21, F Apr 5

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    Stuck in a marriage with a husband who doesnt love me. How lonely...
    gloangel93 gloangel93 18-21, F 4 Responses Apr 10

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    Picture Perfect - 10 Years. It's been stuck in my head for DAYS!!
    EgoInSomnisResurget EgoInSomnisResurget 18-21, F 1 Response Apr 10

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    This happens to me all the time tho it will be different songs drifting in and out and not all the the songs stuck in my head i fully like either
    liamcrowhurst1 liamcrowhurst1 18-21, M Apr 13

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    Even I'm ashamed of this. My kids like pop music and I get into too a bit. But I have Nick Jonas ( jealous) stuck in my head. Holds head down and walks away.
    holehearted79 holehearted79 31-35, F 2 Responses Apr 16

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    And then I catch myself walking to the beat. I get self-conscious even though nobody else knew (because no one else can hear the songs that play in my mind), and I start to walk...
    TheBadgeringWitness TheBadgeringWitness 26-30 2 Responses Apr 16

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    I come on this site in the attempts to express the things that are dying to get out but end up not because I cannot do it and I'm stuck that all these emotions are starting to...
    neutralwalrus neutralwalrus 70+, M Apr 17

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    I currently have The Ghost Of You stuck in my head lol
    MariexOkay MariexOkay 13-15, F 1 Response Apr 17

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    Mine by Phoebe Ryan Omg!! This song has been stuck in my head for two days now haha.
    smeckledorfed smeckledorfed 18-21, F Apr 17

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    "Goodbye Agony" by Black Veil Brides. I think this song is permanently stuck in my head… and I don't think I mind. <3
    QueenOfTheNerds QueenOfTheNerds 31-35, F 3 Responses Apr 18

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    Im stuck in this horrible place that I cant get out of. I want my life back
    Ang012685 Ang012685 26-30, F 1 Response Apr 18

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    I feel like I'm stuck in my life , I'm so ready for change I'm about to go to high school and I've been doing volleyball for a year and I'm already tired of it , I want a new house...
    talialampkin talialampkin 13-15, F Apr 19

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    jar of hearts:Cristina Perry. its stuck in my head.. i think the lyrics of the song is beautiful and the way she sings it
    leftaalone leftaalone 22-25, F 2 Responses Apr 21

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    I have Impossible by shontelle stuck in my head
    bribri590 bribri590 18-21, F 2 Responses Apr 21

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    We never go out of style... - Taylor swift Heard this song last night.. I don't knw all the lines but this line got stuck in my head..im singing it since morn
    iused2kno iused2kno 16-17, F 1 Response a week ago

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    I wonder if anyone else has this problem where a song gets so stuck in your head that you wake up in the middle of the night with it running in your head. I will sometimes wake up...
    Thisroad Thisroad 36-40, F 2 Responses 3 days ago

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    Grow Up by Paramore. Stuck on replay...
    BrandedScarlet BrandedScarlet 36-40, F 3 days ago

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    "She's a beast I call her karma she'll eat your heart out like Jeffrey dommer" ALL WEEK THIS ONE PART HAS BEEN STUCK IN MY HEAD
    EllieLoveless EllieLoveless 13-15, F 3 days ago

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    I need to stay but want to run far far away ! SO is a **** ! He walked on out on job he could t cope with just before Xmas (self employed so no income immediately!!) and has only...
    Unhappyhenrietta Unhappyhenrietta 46-50, F Apr 6

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    Dance the Dark Morris by stealeye span.
    sroonaka616 sroonaka616 18-21 19 hrs ago

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    OMI - Cheerleader You can not listen to this song and be sad
    stompey stompey 16-17 9 hrs ago

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    we all need that friend that has no limits
    LotusPsychosis LotusPsychosis 18-21, F Apr 6

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    Our last night - liberate me
    Lawso Lawso 18-21, M Apr 5

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    Love me like you do...la la...love me like you do...
    Shi7 Shi7 41-45, F 2 Responses Apr 5

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    I am the muffin man. The muffin man. The muffin man.
    convertihd convertihd 46-50, M Apr 5

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    Send in the clowns. Theres got to be clowns.
    convertihd convertihd 46-50, M Apr 5

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    All the right friends in all the right places. But were going down. My own edit. Powerful pals wrecked us all.
    convertihd convertihd 46-50, M Apr 6

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    Every night the devil comes and walks through Dancy's dreams, takes him the hand and leads him back the New Orleans....
    Josh1978 Josh1978 36-40, M 1 Response Apr 8

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