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

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 140 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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    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 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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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 22-25, F 1 Response Sep 19, 2013

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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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    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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    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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    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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    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 hate the situations I put myself in and I hate myself. This is the only way I can put it. Everything is going wrong. I don't know how to turn this around. This has been going on...
    extraordinarygirlll extraordinarygirlll 18-21, F 1 Response Jan 21

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    This is the first deployment my boyfriend is going on and I don't know how I am going to be able to handle limited communication and not seeing him for 9 months. Any advice or...
    scarlettavery scarlettavery 18-21, F Jan 11

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    My dad died 5 months before I was born in a car accident, and I never got to meet him. I know that he was an amazing man. My mom was widowed for 8 years, with 4 children at home...
    chloeangela chloeangela 13-15, F 1 Response Jan 22

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    I'm 30, single with friends that are all married who don't hang out anymore I'm broke saving up money looking for apartments and just got out of a long relationship and just want...
    Darkne55 Darkne55 26-30, F Jan 1

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    did I spell that right? Yeah I know it sound kind of absurd but some how I can't be bothered to do anything Yeah I have passion. More like dead end ones. Like art and theatre (I...
    hollowboxies hollowboxies 16-17, F 1 Response Jan 5

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    You know how people try to change other people? Well I understand if it's to change nasty habits like drinking and smoking etc... But to try and change things they like to do and...
    TheFemaleGrimReaper TheFemaleGrimReaper 18-21, F 1 Response Jan 7

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    For over each of the past forty years I have sailed everything from a pram to a 55 foot yacht, I have raced as crew on a 53' ocean racer in some of the most competitive races ever...
    pdqsailor1 pdqsailor1 51-55, M 2 Responses Jan 3

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    Tell me what's on your mind, I just want to know how dirty your mind is
    Onefrog1979 Onefrog1979 31-35, M 2 Responses Jan 5

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    Can You Feel My Heart by BMTH. One of my all time favorites. The whole entire line is just amazing "I'm scared to get close and I hate being alone. I long for that feeling to not...
    Haleyh02 Haleyh02 18-21, F Jan 11

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    Right now is just epic. They say if a guy doesn't treat you right than you find someone who can. My boyfriend is not treating me the way he should, not at all. But I still love him...
    Brokenheart06 Brokenheart06 13-15, F 1 Response Jan 13

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    You really want to know how dirty my mind is? My last post is a fantasy layed out in the format of a short story; read that and it will give you a small idea ;)
    BiCPP BiCPP 18-21, M Jan 17

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    I seriously don't know how to react to flirt or flirt???? Gosh
    Actueeljdut Actueeljdut 18-21, F 5 Responses Jan 20

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    I really dont... I dont know how to say "no I dont wanna talk about that" or "no I dont want to do that" or whatever. And sometimes I just wanna say no, but... it hurts me to let...
    DeathAngelS300 DeathAngelS300 16-17, F 1 Response Jan 22

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    I know I'm a little young to feel this way but typing this may help me. First of all, I didn't care when I was little so as of now I weigh like 225... And I'm too lazy to do...
    MonkeyGirl0909 MonkeyGirl0909 13-15, F 1 Response Dec 30, 2014

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    I graduated college at the age of 25. I have no job, no social life, friends don't like hanging with me, my family sees me as a huge liability and merely someone who cooks for them...
    lotstodeal lotstodeal 22-25, F 1 Response Dec 30, 2014

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    Just finished high school failed actually. Barely any friends , sick mother and grandfather. No idea what to do with my life . Live in a small town don't have a job. Spend my days...
    anestacia anestacia 18-21, F 3 Responses Dec 30, 2014

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    I'm not sure of what i want. I guess that's normal when I'm barley going to start my life. I want true love. How will I ever get that if I can't even open myself up to anyone. I've...
    JossieEsp JossieEsp 18-21, F 1 Response Jan 4

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    I didn't know what missing someone from afar would be this damn hard. I think the hardest parts are at bed time. Yes I have the thoughts and memories, but sometimes it's not...
    TCL009 TCL009 41-45, F 1 Response Jan 4

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    Grief. Everything in life has a cost, a price to pay to have something. LOVE, the price to pay for having known it, had it, is the loss of it, the profound pain. Losing the one you...
    knightedone1 knightedone1 41-45, M 3 Responses Jan 15

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    people always say to talk to someone and things will get better. well that hasn't worked for me and won't work for me. All I want is to be loved by someone I can love in return. it...
    jarae jarae 26-30 8 hrs ago

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    When someone compliments me, I either blush or laugh it off. The other day, I was complimented on something physically that made me laugh. Now, I've been complimented on my legs...
    Pinky65 Pinky65 46-50, F 6 Responses 5 days ago

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    i have all my thoughts going crazy in my mind but once its time to say it it comes out like uhh... but yeah... you know.. i mean 😒 its so frustrating
    Takeme2Nirvana Takeme2Nirvana 16-17, F Dec 30, 2014

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    Happy New Year's eve everyone, I have finally figured out my New Year's resolution. This year I am going to work on my novel that I started. I'm going to spend more time with...
    jimenez230 jimenez230 16-17, F Dec 31, 2014

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    well im at a time in my life where i dont care about anything anymore. Some have told me thats not enough to want to kill your self. Well you know what its enough for me. These...
    Thatrandompersonme1 Thatrandompersonme1 16-17, M 2 Responses Jan 7

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    I can already hear her voicing her vehement denials. She is the least concerned by the various manifestations of vanity that usually seem to plague most of us. And if backed into a...
    pretender2687 pretender2687 26-30, M 1 Response a week ago

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    He never admitted it but I knew he really liked this other girl... maybe even loved while we were together, and she hurt him and he always talked about and cried over her.... I...
    iwillfly iwillfly 18-21, F 2 Responses Dec 30, 2014

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    For years upon years, I've been struggling with anxiety and symptoms of depression. This has negatively affected seveal aspects of my life, but me being the dumb and stubborn...
    sam394 sam394 18-21, F 1 Response Jan 2

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    How can someone as handicapped as Stephen Hawking live disabled for over 40 years? The life expectancy for ALS isn't that long. Living more than two years after diagnosis shouldn't...
    mengetpedicures mengetpedicures 26-30, M Jan 14

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    hey everyone,from the strange emotions i was walking through i reached my dream i wanted to have from the day i felt for her.......i got her love,i got my love back.......its all...
    vegeta420 vegeta420 22-25, M Jan 19

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    BPD is ruining my relationships. I have experienced a long string of turmoil with family and friends. Most of the time I feel as though the responsibility should be shared, but...
    mjs74 mjs74 26-30, F 2 Responses Jan 12

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    I'm going to a ****** rehab place in the next few days. already been once but didn't have an opened mind towards it, hopefully this time I see it all differently.
    jitterbug9 jitterbug9 18-21, M Jan 19

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    Tried being other people when I was younger. Either to try and fit in or to avoid conflict. Hated every second of it!!! Then, one day. After a long chat with a couple of friends...
    picklebobble picklebobble 46-50, M 1 Response Jan 19

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