I Miss Lots of Opportunities

They just seem to fly right on by.... 352 People

    Frustrated. Very.

    I feel exhausted. wow. that took like ten attempts to spell out rite. huh. i'm not looking for any sympathy, or "you poor thing" - i know my probs are nothing in comparison to those with depression, or who come from really abusive families, or battle alcoholism...
    BowsAndBones BowsAndBones
    16-17, F
    4 Responses Jun 17, 2007

    Lack of Energy..

    I just have too less energy to take an opportunity..
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Jun 25, 2007

    I Should Have Turned Left ...

    Through all the wrong turns I've taken in my life, it's easy to see what I'm living without.  But to do things for unselfish reasons makes it liveable ...
    gottaBhappy gottaBhappy
    51-55, M
    6 Responses Mar 15, 2009
    itssmee itssmee
    22-25, F
    Mar 20, 2014

    I'm Watching My Life Go By

    All the I could haves... or should haves... I'm paralyzed by fear of the unknown. I miss soooo many social events because I'm too anxious to leave my house.  Usually because I'm feeling fat that day. I burn myself out so I can't compete. I focus on the negatives. I...
    wantingnothing wantingnothing
    26-30
    5 Responses Aug 13, 2008

    Since I Do Not Know Day to ...

    Since I do not know day to day how I am going to feel I do lose a lot of opportunities.  Its hard for me to plan things outs and I have a bad tendency to talk myself out of opportunities because I do not want to let anyone down.
    Livinginpeace Livinginpeace
    41-45, F
    Jun 24, 2008

    For starters, I miss opportunities

    when I hold back from making impulsive decisions. It's easier for me to just go out on a whim and trust that whatever happens, happens. I'm braver that way and amazing things do happen. The thing is that I have so many logical reasons holding me back from doing all that I want...
    ollyanne ollyanne
    18-21
    Oct 6, 2015

    I'm Afraid

    I miss out on so many different opportunities simply because I'm afraid. I'm afraid I'm not good enough for them, that when I go out and people see me for who I really am, that I just won't be good enough. That they'll turn me away and I'll be alone...again...like I am now...and...
    Lonliness Lonliness
    18-21, F
    Jul 12, 2010

    No One Is Honest With Me ... So I Miss Out

    having been done over so many times and being abused i have missed out of some great opportunities for employment and education and more importantly for romance... i am never in sync for love... the rape taught me the toughest lesson of my life like the childhood abuse its just...
    czaristacrystals czaristacrystals
    36-40, F
    Mar 16, 2011

    Don't Miss This One

    If you are hungering and/or thirsting after the truth then visit  www.theway.org    and check it all out especially the "contact us" and write to them for a "Church in the Home" near you.    Sorry , snail mail is all that is...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Jun 24, 2008

    i Believe I Miss a Lot of O...

    i believe i miss a lot of opportunities because i am too afraid to talk to people, or make some sort of first move. i need to focus on what i want and how to get it.
    thedreamisover thedreamisover
    18-21, F
    Jun 24, 2008

    Scary

    I'm sure i miss many opportunities. I am a home body and scared of the unknown. I couldn't just get up and go out into the world and do something crazy, travel on the spur of the moment or on my own. On the other hand if you give me a food that i haven't tried before I'll usually...
    IntoxicatedDesire IntoxicatedDesire
    18-21, F
    1 Response Jun 24, 2008

    I've Missed Lots

    Opportunities,I've missed lots,Too scared,To take a chance,That's changed,I've grown,No more,LostĀ opportunities!
    cndrewdrvr8 cndrewdrvr8
    46-50, M
    Sep 10, 2011
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