I No Longer Dwell On The Past

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    Gotta Stop Thinking About The Past.

    I gotta stop using my past as an excuse of why i cant do anything meaningful in my life. I mean, i had a violent and scary past...and i was diagnosed with PTSD. but i forgived my father and mother last year...and burden was lifted off my shoulders. it shouldnt effect me anymore...
    RedWolfGuy RedWolfGuy
    22-25, M
    2 Responses May 9, 2011

    The last half of 2012 through 2013 has been the

    best time of my life so far. I have finally reached a point where I am mentally and emotionally in a good place (and now working on getting fit). I don't think I have felt so much like myself since before my parents divorced when I was 12. Wow. It feels good to be back to...
    AzaleaElise AzaleaElise
    26-30, F
    Jan 8, 2014

    Eternity Starts After Temporary Ends.

    I found a ten minute video a few years ago that I would like to share. It has given me a clearer understanding about eternity beyond our temporary lives. I hope you will copy and paste this link to be inspired. Video Testimony : Prophetic Destiny International : Mickey...
    randallforjc randallforjc
    46-50, M
    Sep 22, 2010

    Regrets? Fukk That!

    I like the name of this group.......... I no longer Dwell on the Past.....Hmm, its safe to say that ive effed up alot. And while there are times when the consequences of fukkin up do bring me down, if you were to ask me if id change anything about what I did to get to...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    1 Response Oct 12, 2009

    For A Long Time

    i carried so much emotional turmoil around...never letting things go, holding grudges. It just got to be too much. What's done is done. The best i can do is take what i learned from it, everything happens for a reason. If i dwell for too long bitterness begins to set in and...
    SweetlyLingering SweetlyLingering
    70+, F
    2 Responses Mar 20, 2012

    Look? Yes. Dwell? No.

    The past is past and cannot be changed.  I guess I've always known that, but it took a long time to really understand.  If we constantly look backwards, we are likely to miss opportunities coming toward us from the future.  And dwelling on the past does nothing...
    MossAgate MossAgate
    31-35, F
    Jul 15, 2010

    I haven't in a long time,

    I found that it did nothing but knock me down, make me angry, hurt and worthless. Why torture myself why continue to beat myself down...if only, if only nothing. What has happened,did indeed happen I can't change it, control it, make it better and or be a different person.the...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    1 Response Feb 14, 2015

    It Took So Long

    It took me so many freakin years to finally get over it. I still never really got over it man.
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    May 9, 2011
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