I Need Help to Get My Life Back On Track

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    I feel broken. I have been betrayed

    and lied to so much(family betrayal), so much trauma physical(very bad dental Mexico) and am emotional tonight and feeling sorry for myself. I don't want to be in a victim mode - though I think maybe I am.:'( these past few years I am struggling a lot. I'm always saying sorry...
    nsight nsight
    46-50, F
    Jun 21, 2015


    not really sure what to write here.  I'm a soon to be a 41 mother, 1 daughter and 1 grand daughter, that wishes she could just run away from everything and everyone and start over. I feel stupid, an emotional reck, lost and alone.  I'm sick of everyone telling me to...
    razaberry razaberry
    41-45, F
    10 Responses Nov 28, 2009

    I've fallen one, seven ,

    three and just tired of it. So much that you would think i would have the hang of it all ready. This plan Jane is just fed up.
    miracle3054 miracle3054
    36-40, F
    1 Response Jun 23, 2015

    I'm 20 years old and I've experienced more

    than my fair share of pain. For the first 18 years of my life I had to deal with a lot of bullshit coming from all directions but mainly from my "family". Adopted by my own family for a government check and just plain used from birth as a means to an end. Physical abuse sexual...
    Gary405 Gary405
    22-25, M
    2 Responses Feb 22, 2014

    Although the stark truth is that,

    unless you are some kind of miracle worker, it is beyond the help of any human now...
    ItReallyDoesntMatterAnyMore ItReallyDoesntMatterAnyMore
    41-45, M
    2 Responses Nov 17, 2014

    Self Help

    january 1, 2012 I just woke up from suggestive hypnosis and for the past couple months I've been getting flash backs from my past.  Ive been under hypnosis for 10 years think i was put under around 2003 or 2004. I had a psychosis episode in high school which ruined a lot of...
    selfhelp1987 selfhelp1987
    1 Response Mar 8, 2012

    I'm pretty sure I can't mentally move on

    until I confront my past abuser. because of her I am scared of the dark, find myself ugly, became socially awkward, can not stand silence and I am consistently looking back on my time with her.
    InsaneSusy InsaneSusy
    22-25, F
    2 Responses Jul 16, 2015

    I hate that people think

    that I am a hoe bag... i am really not. I may have had sex before marriage but I waited until I had been dating my boyfriend for 2yrs (I was 19) and until I was out of high school to have sex. I plan to spend/devote my life with to my boyfriend. Unfortunately a group of guys...
    InsaneSusy InsaneSusy
    22-25, F
    Mar 18, 2015

    I am on mission: Love self,

    After a rocky few months of mostly downs, I have decided to stop hiding away and shouting at myself, blaming myself for everything. I am going to try to start loving myself. Step one - banish everyone out of my life that sends off negative energy to me, as for people I work...
    pixxeh pixxeh
    22-25, F
    Mar 30, 2014

    Been really confused with life lately it's a

    really long story like a whole life story...I just feel lost I feel useless and continue asking myself why do I even bother trying I keep failing at everything
    paranormal936 paranormal936
    13-15, F
    1 Response Nov 21, 2015

    I Need To Get My Life On Track Period!

    I had such a great start: graduated high school with good grades, had a nice first job and a great boyfriend… there was a lot of promise for my life, it seemed. Then…I don’t know. Things started to spiral. Downward. Now, I’m almost 24, living with my parents and sibling...
    deleted deleted
    4 Responses Jul 15, 2012

    I've been in recovery of a substance abuse

    addiction for about 4 years now and I'm going through another relapse. I've been trying to get into a clinic for medical treatment and counseling for over a month always to hit an obstacle. It's frustrating because I don't want to use anymore . I had the money for my appointment...
    ishola5466 ishola5466
    36-40, M
    1 Response Feb 3, 2015
    savoy2 savoy2
    46-50, M
    Jan 11, 2016

    First step is getting rid of all of these

    obligations I don't want and finally concentrate on myself.
    savoy2 savoy2
    46-50, M
    Jan 7, 2016

    Ever since I was little,

    I was told I'm no good, nothing will come of me, no one will love me, etc. I've never had anyone to encourage me, stand up for me & protect me (not even from the perverts). Most of my life involved keeping up appearances despite the abuse, putting a smile on my face. No one...
    genie1981 genie1981
    36-40, F
    3 Responses Sep 1, 2014

    Abandoned And Walking Around In Disbelief

    6 1/2 years ago I met a man named Robert. He wined me, dinned me and treated me like a precious lady. He eventually moved in to my home with myself and my daughter. I had a good job and was very successful after being a single parent for many years. He had a good job and was...
    lovestorybroken lovestorybroken
    5 Responses Apr 8, 2012

    I Need Help To Get My Life Back On Track

          im 18.i have no place to live, no job, no money and no future. I have no family as i am (the black sheep).I am having to live at my friends house and sleep on his daughters sofa bed.I need help.the council are not giving me a house as i cant get priority.I am...
    charlie0110 charlie0110
    5 Responses Feb 29, 2012

    Yeah! Me too..please!

    Please! Please! Help me! Before I quit.
    astrangeryouwereonce astrangeryouwereonce
    26-30, F
    Nov 19, 2014
    savoy2 savoy2
    46-50, M
    Dec 21, 2015

    I Can't Trust Him

    My boyfriend of 1 year cheated on me 2 months ago, I found out through Facebook. He seemed devastated and it was the first time I have ever seen him cry. He said he would fight for me and he was stupid. We agreed to try and make it work but I can't help myself thinking that he...
    Unicorn95 Unicorn95
    22-25, F
    1 Response Oct 16, 2013

    Feeling Like A Hopeless, Failure.

    I am a recovering addict now drinking heavy and hurting my family. I am so mean and harmful when I drink, and then I don't remember it. I call my 7 year old son names like pie e of ****, loser, and stuff. I want to make it all stop. I am so broken inside, and I don't feel good in...
    Sadsoul1980 Sadsoul1980
    36-40, F
    2 Responses Mar 27, 2013

    Helping others to get their lives on track is

    what I do, and why I'm here. I am a mentor who has a passion to guide, teach and motivate others along their jourey to self-improvement and success. Making life changes can be a hard task for one to accomplish on their own. So, if you are in need of help with your life, feel...
    deleted deleted
    3 Responses Aug 15, 2014

    Yes, this is about a girl.

    Ok i met her two months ago i met her in college. We dated for three awesome weeks. I made her feel amazing and she in return. Then i said something she didnt relly liked and she said she just wanted to be friends. I said ok and we didnt speak to her all december. I just saw her...
    lovemovies21 lovemovies21
    22-25, M
    Feb 8, 2015
    savoy2 savoy2
    46-50, M
    Jan 14, 2016


    I am so alown im only young my life has ternd what i deal with should not be dealing with a girl such as me my brother and sister that i love so much i am not aloud to see, i dont have a pic of my dad only of the good times and the bad of my brother and sister im only aloud to...
    jasmine123123 jasmine123123
    2 Responses Jul 19, 2013

    Need Hope

    Hello I'm a 24 year old single father of two handsome young boys which I love to death... I'm recently divorced, not something I had ever thought would happen to me, we'll yeah it did... Give you a Brief look in to what happen, my ex wife left me and my sons for another man...
    Tommygun89 Tommygun89
    26-30, M
    2 Responses Oct 3, 2013

    I'm Worn Out But Need To Fight On.....again.

    I think it could probably be said I am a survivor, a fighter, go getter. I've been strong and fighting on for so long, i'm just so weary and tired of it all. I brought up my kids myself having been married to an Alcoholic. I made sure my kids were well provided for by working...
    aly112 aly112
    51-55, F
    4 Responses Apr 29, 2012

    I just tried to set an appointment with a

    therapist. I need this so badly. I'm at the end of my rope and if j don't get help soon I will diminish.
    nh8907 nh8907
    26-30, F
    Aug 26, 2015

    I feel like my life is just spiraling.

    I say I want to make changes and make better choices but I keep making the same ****** decisions. And I know it sounds easy to say "well stop making them" but I wish it was that easy.
    leex1234 leex1234
    22-25, F
    3 Responses Jul 17, 2015

    I'm Not Sure What To Do With My Career

    I just need to share this and get it off my chest. Currently I'm unemployed, looking for job. Unfortunately the economy is not good, outlook is bad so I really don't know what to do next. I have sent out many applications but have yet to receive reply. No interviews yet. I know...
    rainbow707 rainbow707
    36-40, F
    4 Responses Nov 21, 2011

    Can anyone help donate to my fund raiser

    so I don't end up homeless? Even something like $1 would help.. https://www.youcaring.com/fayth-447397
    fayth2015 fayth2015
    31-35, F
    1 Response Oct 23, 2015

    My Awful Life

    hi i am a 15 year old muslim boy living in ireland. my family is a mess, i have 3 siblings and my parents are always fighting. my parents are divorced but my dad will not move out of our home even though it belongs to my mom. my dad fixes computers and he gets paid very little...
    johnabnoun johnabnoun
    4 Responses Aug 21, 2011

    So I am a bit frustrated with my life right now.

    Actually I'm VERY frustrated but I don't know what to do about it. I'm going to be 28 years old pretty soon and I still live at home. I have a pretty good job as a receptionist, but it's partly the job that's making me so unhappy. I've been in receptionist/entry level admin work...
    sweetsexxylexy sweetsexxylexy
    22-25, F
    1 Response Jul 24, 2015

    I'm only 14 so I know I've not completely

    ****** up but I just need help with some things, it's kinda hard to talk to anyone else it's too difficult 😒 .. But basically I'm really **** in school , in all my subjects I'm so dumb.. I have no friends, I drink & smoke my problems away, I'm deeply insecure, I think I...
    Alicolette Alicolette
    16-17, F
    4 Responses Nov 16, 2014
    HayleyCroneoff15 HayleyCroneoff15
    16-17, F
    2 Responses Feb 15, 2016


    Im only 19 and am in my first year in collge, this year has been a really tough year i lost someone close to me to suicide and a couple of weeks ago i was raped. My family have been really supportive but there is people around me that are making things very hard for me, i...
    0177S 0177S
    18-21, F
    7 Responses Dec 19, 2009

    Please advise me. I'm isolated & depressed.

    I'm going through a difficult time right now. I'm trying to break up with an emotionally distant & mentally abusive partner. I feel vulnerable & worried. I need to get away. I just need to hear some advise from people who have experienced similar. Please advise me.
    manchesterfatgirl manchesterfatgirl
    Dec 14, 2015
    TheUnseenSameIsTheTbfhest TheUnseenSameIsTheTbfhest
    22-25, T
    Jan 7, 2016

    There is someone out there

    who in her own sweet way is doing so.
    savoy2 savoy2
    46-50, M
    Jan 23, 2016

    Sometimes I have to stay far from a person I

    love, as I can't have her.. But how hard it is to let her go, she still have a big portion of my soul..
    Tabooish Tabooish
    Jul 17, 2015
    savoy2 savoy2
    46-50, M
    Jan 24, 2016
    savoy2 savoy2
    46-50, M
    1 Response Dec 23, 2015

    Hi im Nicole and I help people get there lives

    back on track and on the right path I am a psychic Spiritual advisor Life coach Reiki master If you would like more info on my session plz feel free to pm me 🙏
    psychicnicole psychicnicole
    26-30, F
    Aug 25, 2015

    Help Me

    everyone need help sometimes and i m no exception either as a human being there are some conditions which mak us so helpless and alone so we need to satnd up again and fight for our servival here friends and dear ones play vital role
    zara786 zara786
    41-45, F
    9 Responses Nov 21, 2011

    just was bullied with economic abuse

    and it spread really bad. I realize my mother is trying to kill me and i am not kiddin, I am broke no car, no job and in need of medical attn. have drama around me and hate where I live. any advice she is on a war path and so many ppl are trying to kill me. or make me kill...
    needadvices needadvices
    51-55, F
    Jan 12, 2015

    Theres Nothing...

    i am gettin help .. but if i don have enough will n b strong enough to change things ,things will stay to nothing..n even if theres some change i don see it...... for some time is like u r seeing the steps u r doin n then again u r back to same.. i have to push myself n change...
    amysangels amysangels
    22-25, F
    9 Responses Mar 31, 2011

    After leaving my husband

    and being alone for almost half a year, I began to realize how alone I am. My husband drove all my friends away, completely cut off all of my communication with anyone but him and now that he is gone I am alone. An old friend of mine, whom, I haven’t spoken to in four years...
    macabre00 macabre00
    26-30, F
    1 Response Feb 15, 2016

    My life and depression has gotten

    so bad that I've lost my appetite, and my interest in things. Nothing makes me happy anymore. You could tell me that I've just won a ton of money, but I would still feel like this. I have to force myself to eat, so I don't get too skinny. I really don't want to be too skinny. I...
    NeonPurple NeonPurple
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Mar 17, 2014
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