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I 'm Stuck In a Rut

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 102 People

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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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 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 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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    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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    I feel the pain wake up inside i take the blame so i can hide all my scars you've stayed the same so long i've tried to break the chains so i can find all your scars
    shatteredglass378 shatteredglass378 16-17, M 1 hr ago

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    I had a dream about a burning house. You were stuck inside, I couldn’t get you out. I lay beside you and pulled you close And the two of us went up in smoke. Love isn’t all...
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    every taylor swift song AND I HATE HER SONGS SO MUCH UGHH
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    "Online" by Gnarled Barkley- I'm online I'm on the line once I clear this mirror I'll be feeling fine...
    siggy10 siggy10 31-35, M a week ago

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    Everything is aweeesome, everything is cool when you're part of a team...
    stephanie29 stephanie29 31-35, F 8 Responses a week ago

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    Why is it always annoying songs that I hate that get stuck in my head? Its never a song I like.
    ReallyTallDwarf ReallyTallDwarf 31-35, M a week ago

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    i don't know if i have completely moved on from my ex. its just not that easy i guess. Every time i drive past the places we used to hang out i can still feel my insides rupture. i...
    zarkovsky zarkovsky 18-21, M Aug 21

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    been there done that! never ever again....it will be known straight from the beginning I want daily intimacy and no head games..my ex wanted booze more than me and her children...
    thebustierthebetter thebustierthebetter 46-50, M Aug 21

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    Fury of my love by flying colors. It's a beautiful song. It's a progressive pop/metal supergroup and the musicians especially mike portnoy r insanely talented. The vocals of this...
    bendadrummer21 bendadrummer21 16-17, M Aug 20

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    Your dress, my shirt We love, I live and never learn I crash, I burn You leave, I hurt Like clockwork
    trouble131 trouble131 18-21, F Aug 20

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    Real by Years and years. Olly is so cute!!!
    StillFlawless StillFlawless 16-17, F 1 Response Aug 20

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    "..My heart is drenched in wine But you'll be on my mind Forever.." Norah Jones- "Don't know why" has been playing over and over in my head for the past few days..
    Penthouser Penthouser 22-25, F Aug 20

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    Kiss me hard before you go ..summer time sadness
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Aug 18

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    Marian Hill - One Time https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=1VFDYHJYtsI I can really relate to this song.... No one night stands for me
    Orangerocket Orangerocket 36-40, F 1 Response Aug 18

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    A few years ago I had a strange dream that for some reason I still think of...and I am unsure why. I was in a cabin somewhere in the woods. I lived alone and every day I stepped...
    thanatophobic thanatophobic 22-25, F 1 Response Aug 18

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    I had this dream when I was about 10 years old and I still remember it vividly and clearly so very well till this day! I was walking along this concrete smooth path with lots of...
    LittleMilwee LittleMilwee 22-25, F Aug 17

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    Jesus, this got old years ago...No way in hell was it all just a phase. This was something, is still something, so much more consequential. So much more anxious and deprived...
    s0undgarden s0undgarden 16-17, M 2 Responses Aug 17

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    Incubus is so catchy. It's not who you were; it's who you are, and we've come this far, lover. No, I won't rest 'til the world knows the name Isadore.
    XlizrocksY XlizrocksY 22-25, F Aug 17

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    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Cvu0Q4Cl7pU&sns=em
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Aug 16

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    In my dream , I went to heaven .
    GirlyCasey123 GirlyCasey123 22-25, F 2 Responses Aug 16

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    Monkeys and Giraffes. I get attacked by one of these in various scenarios almost daily. Bastards.
    HmmLife HmmLife 18-21, M 1 Response Aug 16

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    I have all these brilliant media concepts just begging to be made -movies, TV shows, cartoon, videogames, books; you name it, but my Asperger's leaves me without the ability to...
    FluttershyLabeouf FluttershyLabeouf 18-21, M Aug 16

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    When I was younger maybe 6 or 7 I had a dream that my parents locked me in a room and turned all the lights off and I cried and cried for the longest time and they left me there...
    DifferentIsFab DifferentIsFab 13-15, F Aug 16

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    Once when I was very little, under the age of 5 (I have a painfully eidetic memory), I had a dream that my family - my mom, dad and my two older sisters, were abandoning me. I...
    mlnchla mlnchla 22-25, F Aug 15

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    I had the same dream over and over for years. I am just standing in the outer corridor of a strange round stone house, looking out at the dry land and in to someone sitting on a...
    sunnyyyyy sunnyyyyy 26-30 1 Response Aug 15

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    I had a dream when I was 5 years old and I was with my mother and sister running from a huge blue cyclop and we got to my friend's home and my brother was there and he shoot an...
    asyk1 asyk1 13-15, M Aug 15

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    It was a really weird dream...I saw that a dinosaur ate my sister...It was a nice dream until the dinosaur ate me:/ LOL
    Eva88XOXO Eva88XOXO 13-15, F 1 Response Aug 15

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    My boyfriend of two years now went through an extreme illness about four months ago and he almost died. I was there every step of the way, we spent two weeks in ICU and I didn't...
    droze524 droze524 18-21 Aug 15

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    Right now it's My Way :Fetty Wap feat Monty I like the Drake feature more coz that's what he played for me all day.
    deleted deleted 26-30 Aug 14

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