I Need to Get Over My Fear of Flying

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 15 People

    Terrified to Fly

    I have to fly in 3 days and im freaking out
    tracym417 tracym417
    36-40
    1 Response Jun 4, 2008

    Flying the Skies.....

    I am afraid of flying and I for one am glad the airlines are finally working on the airplanes. that will make me feel safer the next time i fly. the scenery in the air is so beautiful. that's the closes I can get to god and really enjoy his handiwork. I won't be afraid anymore...
    Tigger1 Tigger1
    51-55, F
    4 Responses Apr 11, 2008

    Terrified to Fly

    I have to fly in 3 days and im freaking out
    tracym417 tracym417
    36-40
    1 Response Jun 4, 2008

    Related Experiences

    I'm going to walk past the fear and not give it a single thought.
    beforethecalm beforethecalm
    36-40, F
    1 Response Apr 21
    I don't fear death, but I don't want to die. There is a difference of your preference.
    vallarmorguilis vallarmorguilis
    22-25, M
    Apr 21
    Hi I'm really confused and I need some help.. Please take this seriously...This is not a joke..It really happened...I’m an 18 years old girl...I’m in high school... When I was...
    Lonely50298 Lonely50298
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Apr 21
    I'm 15 and My boyfriend (of just over a year) is the love of my life ( Ik ppl will say I'm too young but i don't care) and the closest person to my heart. Our relationship has had...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Apr 20
    I was homeschooled through high school and I was raised by elderly relatives and separate from my brother. I grew up in a lower-middle class environment and was sheltered and as a...
    desertonion desertonion
    26-30, M
    2 Responses Apr 19
    It may be a bit pointless to post experiences when EP is about to close, but I might as well use the privilege to do so while it’s still available. I’d rather start off by...
    TrentNovac2 TrentNovac2
    18-21, M
    1 Response Apr 19
    "It's been awhile..." "Yeah, I know... sorry." "You don't need to apologize to me. It's entirely up to you if you want to come." "Yeah, I know... no one really cares if I..." "No...
    MarkPaul MarkPaul
    26-30
    Apr 18
    I'm so shaky and need it so badly. I have been taking it since I was 8 and the dose has gone up and down over the years, and right now I just need it. I feel horrible physically...
    IkIlLeDyOuRsOuLaNdAtEiT IkIlLeDyOuRsOuLaNdAtEiT
    16-17, F
    1 Response Apr 18
    I don't mind conversations of a sexual nature but there are also other things that can be discussed. Sexual conversation tends to lose its flavor when talked about over and over...
    BernadetteAshley BernadetteAshley
    31-35, F
    3 Responses Apr 17
    I really find myself in a closed circle the same person with same conditions repeat himself over and over again with different people in my life Maybe small things are different...
    Nouf1 Nouf1
    26-30, F
    Apr 17
    I need friends that have kind and want to travel as a group. No kids or anything . Anyone up to it I need like 3 new friends? ?? And that aren't going to f me over
    rosesandlilys rosesandlilys
    18-21, F
    1 Response Apr 17
    EP is shutting down soon, so I'm gonna say it. I'm not ready to grow up yet because I'll also have to move on from my past, which I still don't remember completely, only broken...
    EridianaAndErin EridianaAndErin
    13-15, F
    3 Responses Apr 15
    I feel I should get an outsider's view on this, maybe even a parent's perspective. I've been seeing an older man for a few months, and he's helped me get through tough times...
    2AMandstillawake 2AMandstillawake
    18-21, F
    1 Response Apr 14
    I have anxiety posting stuff on the internet. Even though I am hiding underneath all those invisible layers of accounts and usernames and pictures. I still feel as though other...
    NonexistentSpot NonexistentSpot
    18-21, F
    Apr 14
    How walking your dog can change your life One of the best activities you can do if you are a pet owner living in an apartment complex, is to take your dog out for a “pack walk...
    karunakat78 karunakat78
    36-40, F
    Apr 14
    I'm so angry both my dad, I always see pretty much everyone having a good relationship with their parents so why couldn't it be the same for mine? My parents used to be together...
    grimmjowguy grimmjowguy
    22-25, M
    Apr 13
    I don't fear my own death to some extent, but I'm devastated if someone close dies. At the end, we will all die, my parents will die, and many years after, I will also die just...
    lonelylifeindia lonelylifeindia
    26-30, M
    2 Responses Apr 13
    Oh for pete's sake! This one forum admin I've dealt with is the most oversensitive jerk i've ever had the misfortune of talking to. For one thing he pretty much accused me of...
    Monstermaster13 Monstermaster13
    22-25, M
    Apr 13
    And I am in love currently. I have a constant fear of being cheated on or left for someone else. I'm not sure why. I've reflected on my past. My mother cheated on my father, and...
    LiveForInspiration16 LiveForInspiration16
    18-21, F
    Apr 13
    It's Monday, of course. I'm already kinda beaten for the week, just tired of the same routine where I'm still doing so much for school. It's senior year. I really thought I wouldn...
    DanceOfBlades DanceOfBlades
    18-21, F
    1 Response Apr 11
    I don't think i can take it anymore. I'm so anxious and depressed and it's only getting worse. My life sucks so bad lately. I'm in the last high school class and exams are coming...
    NotThatGuy98 NotThatGuy98
    18-21, M
    1 Response Apr 11
    Our daughter was born on 7 February 2011. Polina is our child, a long-awaited daughter. From the moment, when we heard about cancer of the stomach - world in my eyes was darkened...
    Kushnir86 Kushnir86
    26-30, F
    Apr 11
    (I refer this to Christians going through TRIALS or/and TEMPTATIONS, lest a fellow wishes to wrongly counter the write-up) Dear Christians and whomever this may concern, God...
    Lincoln98 Lincoln98
    16-17, M
    1 Response Apr 10
    (I refer this to Christians going through TRIALS or/and TEMPTATIONS, lest a fellow wishes to wrongly counter the write-up)  Dear Christians and whomever this may concern, God...
    Lincoln98 Lincoln98
    16-17, M
    Apr 10
    Mind Traffic of thoughts passing one another Clashes and collapse I am gravitating toward them Will they make my realities? Realities are so relative Observations and lessons from...
    ChannelingTruth ChannelingTruth
    26-30, F
    2 Responses Apr 10
    I don't fear death not one bit but i do fear everyone i care for dying.
    KittyLoverForever KittyLoverForever
    13-15, F
    Apr 10
    I just needed to vent, the girl ive had the biggest crush on rejected me a couple months ago, it sucks i thought id be over her by now but for some reason all that sadness of...
    Melbourne1992 Melbourne1992
    22-25, M
    Apr 10
    The flavor of life can be bitter to so many, and I'm here to vent as the bad guy of my situation. There's a lot to be said. I sometimes don't realize why I talk so much when I do...
    RagiRam RagiRam
    18-21, M
    1 Response Apr 9
    My life has been okay for the most part. I honestly don't have much to complain about. Despite that something always seems to feel off. It's like I have feeling of constant tugging...
    BeatTheBest BeatTheBest
    18-21, M
    1 Response Apr 9
    Don't fear death, fear a live unlived, you don't have to life forever, you just have to live.
    Ruben1970 Ruben1970
    41-45, M
    1 Response Apr 9
    I hate my life. Wanting to die yea..I made a kind of poem thing which tbh I think is quite good🙈but this is basically me: We come from hurting houses, from aching hearts, from...
    ThinxAna ThinxAna
    16-17, F
    Apr 9
    I know I am drunk I know I am an *** but I need to say this right now. My uncle keeps nagging and nagging me about my school and saying I need to get a job because funding won't...
    SarahTeddy SarahTeddy
    22-25, F
    4 Responses Apr 9
    I'm unable to go on vacation for 6 years just because of this fear,I really want to visit our province but thinking about flying makes my heart beat faster and my breathing changes...
    unknownf3 unknownf3
    13-15, F
    2 Responses Apr 8
    Ever since I was in school I had always been an outsider. I was always the weird kid that nobody talked to. I had a few friends throughout my school years but those friendships...
    Heretic9320 Heretic9320
    18-21, M
    Apr 8
    I often like to read or study about all the tragic things that people have experienced or suffered, and I get quite overwhelmed as a result. It feels quite overwhelming, like I...
    astro00 astro00
    22-25, M
    Apr 8
    So this will be a long and complex story, but I need to get it out. It's how I deal with my feelings, and it's important for me to find an outlet to deal with my depression and...
    Tart2Bitter Tart2Bitter
    18-21, F
    1 Response Apr 7
    i have fear of losing people around me. I'm that kind of suicidal person, I see death as an answer to all of my problems. I want to die as soon as possible so that I will never be...
    icesky icesky
    18-21, F
    Apr 7
    For many days have passed. Many thoughts that comes in my mind saying that I have to get over this things. I have to stop this cycle of sin. I have the strength to say no to it but...
    Donnathena Donnathena
    18-21, F
    Apr 5
    Alright... So.. I have like little to no experience at all. I mean, I can't seem to keep a job. I don't know what it is- but I want to say that it's not me. The first Job I had...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    3 Responses Apr 4
    If someone could just read this and give me their opinion, that would be great. I am a freshman in high school (after summer break I'll be a sophomore). In 8th grade I was put into...
    HemophobicDaisy HemophobicDaisy
    13-15, F
    1 Response Apr 4
    I’ve dated this girl for nearly 4 months now, and things have progressed very fast between us right out of the gate. All in a good way of course, we have many things in common...
    whatif1n whatif1n
    31-35, M
    Apr 3
    Last year I had a 7-8 months period of depression. During these months, all I would do is sleep. I rejected all my friends and family. I started taking different pills, anything I...
    deepmaroon deepmaroon
    18-21, M
    Apr 3
    my mom made me go on this diet were I can't have any kind of carbs, sugar, or dairy. now I'm starving all the time! I try to tell her that starving me to near death will not do me...
    Melody6517 Melody6517
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Apr 3
    Another Night in HeartBreak HollywoodWoke up,around 4pm,springtime’s sunlight,through my bedroom window shining in,I’m in a house,somewhere off Mulholland,had a call...
    AaronLA AaronLA
    31-35, M
    Apr 3
    If you have overdraft protection and it denied your depit card do banks charge you ?My bank first said I hade over draft from fast food place that denied my card now they are...
    kellner27 kellner27
    18-21, F
    Apr 2
    RP IDEAS You're out living a good life. You have no family because all of them were drug addicts including ur sister but you're fine with no family. U have a bunch of friends and...
    rororunaway12 rororunaway12
    18-21, M
    Apr 1
    WHERE are we supposed to go now? I NEED a place like this, to relate to others. I have so little control over my life right now, and EP is my window to the world.
    MomToGirl MomToGirl
    41-45
    3 Responses Apr 1
    i have this friend who is more than a friend. it started out that we worked together. i work from home and he was a customer of mine. over time we started talking more and more...
    heatherau heatherau
    31-35, F
    Apr 1
    Everyone has a dream. Maybe you’ve had it since you were a child. Maybe it came to you more recently. Desires, wishes, and ambitions should be a part of all of our lives. You may...
    yayepisoverimsad yayepisoverimsad
    22-25, F
    2 Responses Mar 31
    How to over come insecurities in a marriage??? Going on seven years and I can't seem to shake them. Even though my husband is the reason why I have them, he has done so much to...
    DestinyCT DestinyCT
    26-30, F
    1 Response Mar 31
    I am very upset about EP being over by April 21. This has been a great blessing for me. People share the greatest stories, funnies, recipes, diet information, medical information...
    Alicehath Alicehath
    56-60, F
    Mar 31
    I met this guy who's in my High School. We became friends over time and soon really close friends. I feel a strong connection to this guy, though he is older than me. I feel so at...
    Wolfspirit223 Wolfspirit223
    13-15, F
    1 Response Mar 31
    I met this guy who's in my High School. We became friends over time and soon really close friends. I feel a strong connection to this guy, though he is older than me. I feel so at...
    Wolfspirit223 Wolfspirit223
    13-15, F
    Mar 31
    I am sad to know this site is going away. It has been tremendously helpful in my journey. I came to this site a year ago while trying to secretly cope with a breakup with my AP. I...
    Melnmoose Melnmoose
    36-40, F
    1 Response Mar 31
    Where are we?...oh yeah.. Wednesday... Lets think... Monday, although it was Easter Monday, still went around to moms, did all her shopping, and things, then went to see lornas mom...
    expressomarkie expressomarkie
    46-50
    Mar 30
    “For we are God’s handiwork, created in Christ Jesus to do good works, which God prepared in advance for us to do” (Ephesians 2:10 NIV) God put us on Earth to do a certain...
    yayepisoverimsad yayepisoverimsad
    22-25, F
    Mar 29
    I can't do anything, I can't stop procrastinating. The stress is eating away at me, and I think my depression is coming on again. I'm about to graduate, maybe school's just getting...
    whatsername0 whatsername0
    13-15, F
    2 Responses Mar 29
More Stories