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

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 139 People

    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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    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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    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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    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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    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 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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    It is all I know how to be. To be honest, I don't think I would want to be anything else but myself. I am just me, I am happy and I'm not going to change for anyone.
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    I lost my grandfather in january. He had a stroke and I kept hoping he will get better until the last minute. I refused to go see him like that, believing that he will get better...
    DDianaT DDianaT 22-25, F May 13

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    I .... WILL.... LEARN!!!! I don't know how but I will!!!
    RealmRunner RealmRunner 22-25, F 3 Responses May 18

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    in all honesty I really don't know how to flirt.
    peppit peppit 36-40, M 1 Response May 21

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    I don't really know how I feel anymore. I don't understand anything anymore.
    Babygirl3799 Babygirl3799 16-17, F 3 days ago

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    I do want to know, however it's probably best that I don't. Having no easy way out forces me to see things in a different light, which is good. People need me whether I feel like...
    PendulEmPlum PendulEmPlum 18-21, F 2 days ago

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    What do I do? What should I be doing? For almost a year I've done absolutely nothing to improve my life. After my old life collapsed all I've done was repair the basic package, I...
    OneHowlToTheMoon OneHowlToTheMoon 26-30, M 1 Response May 21

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    We met at a bar in my hometown two years ago. I moved after graduation. shes 5 years older and works there permanently, so she stayed. I told her I liked her and she said she liked...
    Angelandadan Angelandadan 18-21, F 2 days ago

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    I stopped trusting my husband before we even got married. We were on a trip at a beach with some friends and everyone was having a good time, but then we were at the pool. I had...
    Mystery08 Mystery08 22-25, F 1 Response May 2

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    First hurdle If you keep bothering about grammar, the presentation, the perfection of what you want to write, you never write anything. I am ditching that. I want to share the...
    xtaldart xtaldart 31-35, M 2 Responses May 4

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    Here is the background of our relationship: We are both at our early 30, now living together for the 8th months. I am a foreigner in his country, basically no family or friend...
    formagerie formagerie 31-35, F 1 Response 5 days ago

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    I've been actively suicidal for a long time, I've tried overdosing and cutting arteries and have been hospitalized many times. Life just isn't working for me. I live right beside...
    medicinedreams medicinedreams 16-17, F 1 day ago

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    How to overcome oil leakage problems of speed reducer? I. Reparation: Take some as examples, scrape it if the joint surface of Worm Speed Reducer case cover is not closely sealed...
    decantercentrifuge decantercentrifuge 22-25, F 1 Response May 11

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    I come across so many people dealing with suicidal thoughts, self-harm, depression, loneliness, loss... just people going through a hard time and are at their wit's end, pouring...
    astateofdisarray astateofdisarray 18-21, F 1 Response May 12

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    and it is better that way. your lives are fuked anyway. how a fuked vent *** to a how is about to explode of all the *** they are drawn in. it is better that way. no body will...
    sam1992really1 sam1992really1 22-25, M May 18

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    I'm 5'6 and 19. I would like to be shorter but whatever. Am cool! as for the short girls that are 5'1 and 5'3 and those height who are saying oh they wish they were taller.. ugh...
    legzydawly legzydawly 18-21 7 Responses May 19

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    I'm going to end up beating the **** out of my boyfriends best friend's girlfriend. How do you deal with someone you're forced to hang out with and all you want to do is rip their...
    Indomitable6811 Indomitable6811 18-21, F 1 Response May 19

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    I am 43 and I don't have friends or get invited anywhere by my family or my husbands family. I have not been invited by anyone in a very long time it has been so long that I have...
    Zuki101 Zuki101 41-45, F 2 Responses May 22

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    I don't get why this is such an issue for some people. Be proud of who you are and quit trying to be something you are not. I don't know everything and i you won't catch me saying...
    violet1698 violet1698 31-35, F 1 Response 2 days ago

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    "Beautiful: Beautiful is a woman who has a distinctive personality, one who can laugh at anything, including themselves, who is especially kind and caring to others. She is a...
    meetmeinthepouringrain meetmeinthepouringrain 22-25, M 1 Response May 2

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    WrapMeFitnFab WrapMeFitnFab 26-30, F 1 Response May 5

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    I left home when I was 16 yrs old. I quickly learned the harsh realities of REAL LIFE. I have seen many disheartening things. I have learned most life lessons the hard way, and I...
    BrokeBandit BrokeBandit 36-40, F May 9

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    Its really easy. Im taking classes. It 3 hours of going down a pole
    paperangel15 paperangel15 16-17, F May 11

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    Im just so sad about everything. Nothing is going right. I dont eat or sleep. And im just so lonely... Even tho i have friends.
    james13456 james13456 16-17, M May 23

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    Killing yourself is not painless and quick because you burn in hell for all eternity and that hurts way more than whatever temporary problem you are going through. Instead, turn to...
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