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I Need to Stop Feeling Sorry For Myself

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 108 People

    Chin Up Girl!

    i know i've always been a bit pessimistic, whiny, oh woe is me'ish, but i really do need to think and get a life already.... So what if i have chronic anxiety, i have air in my lungs, i have all my limbs intact, i don't have a life threatening disease, i have all my faculties...
    prettyinpink prettyinpink 46-50, F 7 Responses Nov 10, 2007

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    What A Night...

    I don't know what it is about me where I have random days where I feel sorry for myself. One night I couldn't sleep and all of the emotions just came pouring out of me. I actually cried. It was unusual, I'm not much of a crier. During this night, my first thought was about my...
    MrShortStory MrShortStory 18-21, M 1 Response Dec 20, 2012

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    Sorry

    i used to be a happy go lucky girl ..but death came and took my best friend and so i  am alone alot ...at times i wish i could just forget ...and know that i can't ..but still ..i just can't seen to shake it off ..five yrs is a long time to keep trying to find one's way ..will...
    goodseemore goodseemore 41-45, F 6 Responses May 4, 2011

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    Need To Build Self Confidence And Be Happy

    Sometimes I think I was chosen by god to be punished for everything in my life. Since I was a child I was a difficult one or I guess the different one? Cranky, unhappy with myself and always felt that I deserved more than anyone. I was raised by parents that never got along and...
    klean klean 26-30 1 Response Sep 29, 2011

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    Beautiful, Brainy, Breezing Through Life - Nope!

    This is my story. I was a plump child, who grew into a plump teenager. In school, I was average. In my group of friends, I was the least intelligent. My cousins - of which I have many - were among the best. I am the youngest of 5 children, and my siblings teased me. My...
    Oddduck Oddduck 36-40, F 4 Responses Sep 5, 2009

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    I'd Like To Hear Your Stories Of Success With This

      How to get over Feeling Sorry For Myself? I could write a book on my story, but I'll just say this: I don't want to fall into this very writing itself being what we're trying to avoid, Pity Parties. And there is a thin line between our compassionate...
    dogheart dogheart 51-55, M Apr 27, 2010

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    Now Really...

    "I think that the first time I reach this site to tell a story and not to confess or vent. Just for that: GO ME!" Dunia0000 in 04/04/2011.When I was a child my dreams were all about making money, working for an international organization and travelling the world. For years I...
    Dunia0000 Dunia0000 26-30, F 1 Response Apr 4, 2011

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    Help

    Right now and most days I feel extremely sorry for myself. I have Multiple Sclerosis and it has severely altered my life. My problems are unusual, even for MS, but the constant fatigue has takeN away all things that I like to do, including working. I have tried to march forward...
    WiltedFlowers WiltedFlowers 46-50 Feb 24, 2011

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    I Am Unhappy.

      What is my deal? I am so unhappy and I don't know how to stop it. I feel sorry for myself, I want to have the good things just come to me without the hard work. I know this isn't a great way to think, when so many people work so hard for what they...
    balloonred balloonred 18-21 3 Responses Feb 2, 2009

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    I truly believe this about following ur heart and all but be ware the heart can be desiving as well sorry for my spelling anyways guard ur hearts and pray on makes changes oh...
    riderz4christ riderz4christ 36-40, M 1 hr ago

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    Ugh. Not even dating, more like 3 early hookups and then months of bullshit pen-pallery (living 2 hrs apart is a significant hurdle to getting together often, still almost a full...
    HelenTarnation HelenTarnation 41-45, F 11 Responses 1 day ago

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    Alright. Yesterday started off great. I was so exhausted that I didn't wake up at all until my alarm went off at 1pm. Then I saw my friend had messaged me asking if I'd like to...
    WingsofTime WingsofTime 22-25, F 1 Response 1 day ago

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    I need advice about a guy and taking care of myself. I have recently moved to a new town, so I have no friends here or people I can trust. Anyway, I have been dating this guy for...
    unpredictableprediction unpredictableprediction 22-25, F 3 Responses 3 days ago

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    help me find a song related to my situation so I can feel sorry for myself😂, wanting a weep. love a guy who my friends and family hate because he's been horrible to me, but I...
    samanthaannemccann samanthaannemccann 16-17, F 1 Response 3 days ago

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    Dear me, I've always loved you. Sometimes I look at you in the mirror. There's not enough words I can use to describe how damn sexy you really are. some people will hate u but...
    TripTank TripTank 18-21, M 2 Responses 4 days ago

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    Dear Tummy, I’m sorry for being empty, I had nothing to offer. I’m so scared when I hear you raged at God but so afraid when your labels became my labels too. I am so sorry...
    tummytum tummytum 22-25, F 5 days ago

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    It's 7am. I've been up all night reading. I am only here now because I am troubled. I want to state that everything I post on here is everything that is happening in my life. I...
    WingsofTime WingsofTime 22-25, F 1 Response 5 days ago

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    "i m sorry for letting u for every thing i ve just couldnt done and i beg myself i m sorry" i m sorry - eminem ft 50 cent
    SEDDIKMBM SEDDIKMBM 16-17, M 5 days ago

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    I wrote this a couple of years ago and I have made a lot of progress since then. Wanting to be liked I have this strange need for people to like me. Okay, that may not seem so...
    justmerae1 justmerae1 46-50, F 4 Responses 5 days ago

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    I have goals that I want to achieve
    Anthony2400 Anthony2400 22-25, M 5 days ago

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    Last year, i realized that i have been working too much for the past few years. Now I am showing poor performance at work. I can't concentrate and forget things very often...
    Nionio Nionio 31-35, F 1 Response 5 days ago

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    When I finally get to be alone ( not surrounded by people who pretend not to c me), I still feel smothered by all the emotions swirling through my head and heart. When I start to...
    Muddflap Muddflap 16-17, M 6 days ago

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    I keep trying to forget what I did. The night my dad died I left the room. He was on hospice and he was at home. I hired someone to care for him 24 hours a day but I gave him...
    strawberyblond strawberyblond 70+, F 2 Responses 6 days ago

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    please pray for my brother to get well bc he's very ill
    AbigailBrooklyn AbigailBrooklyn 13-15, F 6 days ago

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    I have a ex boyfriend. It was pretty much over. But I hope to help the girls and women in need one day. Me and him? We broke off then get together then broke off then again. Yea...
    sxyylove sxyylove 16-17, F 1 Response 6 days ago

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    As long as you are best person you can be no one can ask for more
    polylove0210 polylove0210 18-21, F a week ago

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    I see what it does to you. You can't stand to see me in pain. I know you'd take it all away from me if you could, but you can't. I know you hate feeling helpless. I'm sorry for...
    oddpodd oddpodd 22-25, F Jan 30

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    I am so sorry my little angel... My puppy's eyes have been itching him, and I now know why. I was holding his blanket when I put my hands to my eyes and I could not stop...
    ONESTARRYSTARRYNIGHT ONESTARRYSTARRYNIGHT 26-30, F 1 Response Jan 30

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    My wife's brother died yesterday. A tragic life. High school football star, "A" student, hansome. bright future. Drafted in 1969 and after basic training sent to Vietnam, given a...
    hancockian hancockian 66-70, M 5 Responses Jan 28

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    I am busy mastur......... One of those nights i guess
    Solopleasure Solopleasure 41-45, M Jan 28

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    (Sorry for the cross-posting.) I do not have a mentor now, but I have been mentored by a nice gentleman before. Here is my confession of what I have not done well when I receive...
    anthonyshorts anthonyshorts 36-40, M 1 Response Jan 27

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    (Sorry for the cross-posting.) I do not have a mentor now, but I have been mentored by a nice gentleman before. Here is my confession of what I have not done well when I receive...
    anthonyshorts anthonyshorts 36-40, M Jan 27

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    "Don't make excuses for nasty people. You can't put a flower in an ******* and call it a vase."
    ChaoticEnigma ChaoticEnigma 36-40, M 1 Response Jan 27

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    I enjoy getting together with friends but then there are those times when I need to have time to myself to do the things I want to do. I am kind of a quiet person and I appreciate...
    tiffany101402 tiffany101402 13-15, F Jan 25

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    I never imagined the turn of events my life would go thru 2015. I truly believe that my new years resolution , i had set for myself that year, might have trigger a ticking time...
    4rmSin 4rmSin 26-30, F Jan 24

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    So many problems in my life. But I stay strong, make them wonder how I'm still smiling. . :)
    melodyyyy melodyyyy 18-21, F Jan 24

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    I got involved with a guy 2 years ago, then we lost touch, back in Sept of last year we reconnected and spent every weekend together... I thought we were dating... The thing was...
    ifollowmyownstar ifollowmyownstar 31-35, F 1 Response Jan 24

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    I have delayed sleep phase problems. I was sleeping at night. My friend woke me up Ask me about a problem that could have been solved if she didnt ask me in the first time...
    rainyrainsky rainyrainsky 26-30, F 1 Response Jan 24

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    Seeing as I skipped yesterday's entry, it's safe to say that I'm a commitmentphobe. I went out drinking with some friends who said it was going to be girls' night out only for two...
    WingsofTime WingsofTime 22-25, F 1 Response Jan 23

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    You and I were young... I didn't know... I can't let go... I'm so mute with disgust and dazed with awful images of how it must have felt. I can't help you and I pray constantly for...
    Everyheartbeat Everyheartbeat 26-30 Jan 23

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    i am a very imperfect person. It hurts me knowing that i cannot have something, or when i lose something i had before.. It's hard for me, seeing you are no longer the person you...
    blitzkrieg7 blitzkrieg7 22-25, F Jan 23

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