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I My Life Is Going Nowhere And I Dont Know How to Stop It

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 142 People

    What'S Wrong With Me?

    I don't know what is wrong with me. I feel like a crazy person. I have no self esteem and think I am a horrible person. I also feel like there is no end to the madness of life. I just don't know anymore.
    insanity77 insanity77 26-30, F 1 Response Jan 30, 2013

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    Just Because You Are Pretty Doesn't Mean Your Life Is Great

    My life is pretty much this: wake up/go to school try to learn come home call friends sleep thats it, day after day. my parents supposibly have "big" plans for me, but i dont know what they are. Their friends always just comment on how pretty I looked today, or...
    justaprettyface justaprettyface 16-17 8 Responses Feb 7, 2009

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    I Need to Know and Clear the Voices In My Head!

    What a dubious title I must admit!I am not going crazy. I needed to share this with someone, anyone and get some sort of closure from it. A relative recently verbally attacked me and started telling me how lazy I am ( I have two jobs!), how amazing his family is...
    Unhappy29 Unhappy29 26-30 7 Responses Apr 22, 2009

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    Help Me

    Help me, I'm on this roller-coaster, it's called life, Taking me nowhere, Turning me, Inside out, Upside down, Back to front, I don't know what to do, I want off! I no longer fell this way, things are much better now. I couldn't resist writing when I saw this group.
    lazycrazybasket lazycrazybasket 46-50, M Nov 7, 2011

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    Dead End

    I hate retail. I hate stupid customers. If this is what I have to suffer through for the rest of my life I might as well end it now. I don't even have the energy to apply for jobs anymore. Two years with only one interview in my chosen field. Needless to say it didn't Go well if...
    Daniellekeeping Daniellekeeping 22-25, F Jan 7, 2012

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    Job Interview and Need Some Pointers Please!!!!!

    Hello all....I was hoping to get some tips for a job interview I am having on Monday. It is for a managerial position......a very important step towards that elusive dreamy career path.:D It is only the first step...an initial telephone based interview with competency questions...
    Unhappy29 Unhappy29 26-30 2 Responses Apr 24, 2009

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    We'll if you are not going anywhere you can not

    stop, silly. Take that step in any direction!! Isn't it wonderful to have that choice? (^ν^)
    CaseyLeCuteUn CaseyLeCuteUn 18-21, M Mar 26, 2014

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    Feeling Depressed

    I have been feeling low and have no energy most of the time. Stuck in a job that pays well but is unexciting. Need some major motivation to get out of the depression. Any advice.
    timzy123 timzy123 36-40, M 6 Responses Apr 14, 2010

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    Trapped In My Own Personal Nightmare

    I always thought I was going to BE somebody. From the time I was in middle school I was rocketing towards whatever stars I could find. I spent my formative years up until college making excellent grades, devouring books on all subjects, learning to sing, dance, act, paint, and...
    hotelvoodoo hotelvoodoo 26-30, F 1 Response Sep 19, 2013

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    I Know How You Feel

    i know what your saying. i have a good story maybe i will tell you some time.
    sebastion06 sebastion06 22-25, M Apr 10, 2011

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    Lost

    I thout this site was for helping people figure out ways to fix things in there lifes that they can figure out for them selves if i wanted some hore to call me a winer i would have called my mother so take your site and shove it so far up your ****** and have a great day..
    shawn3 shawn3 26-30 2 Responses May 27, 2008

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    This Is Not How It Was Supposed To Go...

    I'm 23. I've screwed up any chance of studying further. I've changed courses 3 times, dropped out. I've been working at the same bookstore for 5 years. The company is going downhill, there's no chance of getting a promotion. I can't find another job. I'm still living with my...
    thebookboy thebookboy 22-25, M 2 Responses Nov 28, 2011

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    Why Keep Going?

    Ihave no idea what I'm doing with my life. I came to college because Ithought it was the right thing to do and Ireally didn't know what else to do but now that I'm here Ijust hate it and know that its not where I belong but Idont know where else to turn. I'm scared because I don...
    stillwaiting23 stillwaiting23 18-21 Nov 3, 2012

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    I Can't Find My Way

    I went to school because I thought it would solve this problem. I went to Asia because I thought it would solve this problem. I came home because I though it would solve this problem. The truth is, life is very painful. Everyday gets harder and harder. I have no road map...
    LittlePasta LittlePasta 26-30, F 4 Responses Dec 24, 2009

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    Not How I Thought It Would Be

    I am 24 years old and the only responsibility I've ever truly had was being a student. But recently that has ended and I feel as though I have no path to follow in life. I had heard all the horror stories about post-grad life and how difficult it would be to make a career for...
    arose004 arose004 22-25 5 Responses Nov 16, 2011

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    ONESTARRYSTARRYNIGHT ONESTARRYSTARRYNIGHT 26-30, F 1 Response 7 hrs ago

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    Dont want to. It makes me feel better...my way of dealing with stress.
    OurUltimateHope OurUltimateHope 18-21, F 21 hrs ago

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    I haven't heard from him since Monday afternoon. I'm feeling so discouraged. I don't know how long a normal amount of time between seeing or hearing from someone is, but he did...
    WingsofTime WingsofTime 22-25, F 2 Responses 1 day ago

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    This is most likely my final and last post on EP. My body burns and aches because all the pain I'm holding in. I feel like if i don't let it out somewhere, I'm going to crumble...
    Krchan2 Krchan2 18-21, F 1 Response 1 day ago

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    I don't know why I got this website back...
    lillynya lillynya 13-15, F 2 days ago

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    My parents raised me to take care of them. They rarely worked so, money growing up was always tight. They used to collect welfare and disability benefits for us. They would take me...
    angelique422 angelique422 26-30, F 2 days ago

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    I saw you today My heartache from 12yrs ago I waited for those feelings to resurface and they haven't. I should be glad but I'm not anything. I havent thought about you in years...
    Guilty1982 Guilty1982 31-35, F 3 days ago

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    I (a lesbian) hit my girlfriend Saturday while drunk(I don't drink often, maybe twice a year.) She kept calling me ***** and I lost it. I only hit her once. She hit me 8 times. I...
    Maia12345 Maia12345 36-40, F 5 days ago

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    My boyfriend and I have been together for almost 10 years. This past December I found out he had been talking to a woman on Facebook and it was, in his own words, more than friends...
    helpmekeepittogether helpmekeepittogether 36-40, F 1 Response a week ago

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    I don't know how to tell my family I'm attracted to older men and women cause they are very religious
    Staytripping Staytripping 16-17, F Feb 5

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    Why is it that when you get hurt over and over again, you come to expect it? I just started a new relationship and I'm not used to being treated right. It scares me. I don't want...
    NightshadesSnowflake NightshadesSnowflake 13-15, F 2 Responses Feb 4

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    So music is there to explain....
    Mars000 Mars000 18-21, F 1 Response Feb 3

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    Sometimes I'll try to explain how I feel, but it always seems like something is lost in translation. Not necessarily different than how I feel, but just not complete. And that...
    OdetteRose OdetteRose 22-25, F 1 Response Feb 3

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    I visualize my words in my head but sometimes I cannot say how I feel and my words come out the wrong way.
    purplepas purplepas 41-45, F 2 Responses Feb 2

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    I don't quite know How to say How I feel. Those three words Are said too much. They're not enough. I love the cover of this song by Sleeping at Last.
    rainandbooks rainandbooks 13-15, F Feb 2

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    If you're ever feeling extremely low, or just a bit sad then feel free to share your feelings with our community: http://live-another-day.boards.net/
    driftingalone driftingalone 16-17, F Feb 2

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    no one cares about me. I am useless and have no friends. No one here can tolerate me. I'm done with everything.
    hope92520 hope92520 13-15, F 3 Responses Feb 1

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    I always feel awkward in conversations both in real life and online. I feel like I don't talk enough back to keep a conversation going. But I can't think of anything more to say...
    FaerieGrrl98 FaerieGrrl98 16-17, F 2 Responses Feb 1

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    So this guy has been asking me out for a while and I'm not into him so I have been kinda chatting to him... I've been going by the assumption that if I ignore them log enough they...
    LilyMae1995 LilyMae1995 18-21, F Feb 1

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    I rarely struggle with putting things into words....but with you my brain is scrambled..my thoughts are emotions and they aren't as easy to explain...just one thought over and over...
    kuronekko kuronekko 31-35, F 1 Response Jan 31

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    And I barely know how to do that right...
    MildImplosion MildImplosion 13-15, M 1 Response Jan 31

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    I'm in a relationship that makes me happy and I am happy with that person but I don't know if I'm wasting my time with them. We enjoy each other's company and we enjoy talking and...
    Fire413a Fire413a 18-21, M Jan 31

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    To those telling me I sound weak or afraid. I guess I'm someone who has emotions when I'm going through some crap times. Not all of us have our $hit together. Some of us have...
    katariffik katariffik 31-35, F 3 Responses Jan 30

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    The love of the ones around u, family, friends, partner, It's what makes ur life worth living.
    darkspiritwolf darkspiritwolf 18-21, F Jan 29

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    It's something that almost all of my friends know because they are in a relationship while I have no idea what it's like.
    DiketaDrako DiketaDrako 13-15, M Jan 29

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    Love is the ultimate form of success, our given goal in life.
    jroyal32 jroyal32 16-17, M Jan 29

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    Love is like a little child, taking care of a beautiful precious flower; wishing, hoping not to be left alone, ever; watching it closely, making sure the flower won't die on her...
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