I No Longer Speak to My Mother Or Much of My Family

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 8 People

    We divorced when he was 9. He lived with me for 2 years then decided to live with his dad because they were both very Sports driven and had more things in common. He was also used...
    Oasisskincare1 Oasisskincare1
    46-50, F
    Apr 20
    Does anyone else have a so called "christian" mother in law who hates you because you're a different christian religion than her? My MIL is the most controlling, manipulative...
    jillie36 jillie36
    36-40, F
    1 Response Apr 19
    I always feel ashamed of hating my mom, but I just can't help it no matter how much I try to be patient and understanding towards her behavior. She's emotionally abusive to...
    alex0995 alex0995
    18-21, F
    Apr 18
    My Mother In-law is a disturbing mix of arrogant and ignorant She has so many annoying qualities, there are too many to list. But to give you an example of the mental torture: She...
    amdaley amdaley
    36-40, F
    Apr 18
    My Mother In-law is a disturbing mix of arrogant and ignorant She has so many annoying qualities, there are too many to list. But to give you an example of the mental torture...
    amdaley amdaley
    36-40, F
    Apr 18
    How to Know When It’s Time to Give Up By Cloris Kylie Stock You might be experiencing a situation that isn’t working and wondering whether you should persevere a little...
    ArnoldJRimmer ArnoldJRimmer
    46-50, M
    1 Response Apr 17
    Where my mother is innocent and guileless, my father is anything but. He is a complex man. Every interaction with him feels like a chess game. He used to be so controlling when...
    VioletVivid VioletVivid
    26-30
    2 Responses Apr 17
    It was a typical lunch we had today when I've realized something. My mother asked me to get her a cup. After her sentence, I willingly stood up to get her a clean and nice-looking...
    SparkofDecency SparkofDecency
    18-21, F
    Apr 16
    I was told by someone close to me that no one will ever care for me or love me more than I will. At first I thought that's not true my family loves me way more that I do. (HA) It...
    miazhane miazhane
    18-21, F
    Apr 16
    She's just an unfathomable mess. Don't mistake that for being complex. She just obfuscates her intent and motivations and uses emotional blackmail to make others (namely me) feel...
    Obliterati Obliterati
    22-25, F
    Apr 15
    Since EP is closing soon, and I haven't posted my story yet, I figured now is as good a time as any. I was 21 when my mum passed away. We fought the majority of my adult life. I...
    antheaxx antheaxx
    22-25, F
    2 Responses Apr 15
    I need answers. I have a boyfriend who is constantly looking at this girl at my school, whenever I bring it up he says he is not, when I try to breakup with him he breaks down...
    StayingUnknown StayingUnknown
    16-17, F
    8 Responses Apr 15
    i suddenly got lonely in large group of people.just said good bye to sweet ladies(mother and daughter)everyone have place to go to.. ''home'' i don't...and another thing what...
    genjiipiexx genjiipiexx
    31-35, F
    2 Responses Apr 15
    I can't do it anymore guys. I don't have any friends or family anymore and I've never had a boyfriend. I sit in my room all day after school and stare at the wall while listening...
    classAteam classAteam
    18-21, F
    4 Responses Apr 14
    My family is broken. My parents absolutely DESPISE each other but they wont get a divorce. It's such an open subject to talk about because they just hate each other so much and...
    nevergoingtousethis nevergoingtousethis
    16-17, F
    Apr 14
    My family is the picture perfect type because of all of our accomplishments. However, we are all just desperate to be liked by strangers for reasons I dont know. When I was little...
    DayDreamer246 DayDreamer246
    18-21, F
    5 Responses Apr 14
    My mother texted me while I was at work earlier, telling me that she got my favourite food to have for dinner, followed by a couple of smiling emojis. It was sweet, and the emojis...
    VioletVivid VioletVivid
    26-30
    4 Responses Apr 14
    Love begins at home, and it is not how much we do... but how much love we put in that action. Mother Teresa
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    2 Responses Apr 14
    Man life can be a ***** and I'm surprised haven't killed myself yet because of it and the reason is because my mother cheated on my dad and she left so I went with him and with my...
    jdog1221 jdog1221
    13-15, M
    3 Responses Apr 13
    I am hanging in but am feeling really bad right now. I am paying dearly for what my family did to me. I am trying not to hate them. I am trying to forgive. I got turned down for a...
    321Peach 321Peach
    22-25, F
    2 Responses Apr 13
    Idk, I don't HATE them as people but I hate that I'm in this family. I'm 18-turning-19yo girl, 19-turning-20yo brother is autistic so I never got to be close to him, and all 5...
    RainbowPastel RainbowPastel
    18-21, F
    Apr 13
    I'm feeling scared I can't take the silence It is exhausting day after day to be outside online but lying down is so painful the white noise is so loud I could die alone I'm not a...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Apr 13
    5 years ago I joined this forum in hopes to not hurt anymore. Here it is and today I googled women without mothers. I came across this site and decided to join. When I went to...
    NoHurt NoHurt
    31-35
    Apr 13
    -Life In Transition: A Compilation of Memories-I was born biologically male, but over the course of my life, have realized that my mind and soul on the inside feels female. Women...
    KayleeBehrens KayleeBehrens
    18-21, T
    Apr 13
    I'm coming to realize many years after being an adult just how abusive my childhood was and how it shaped me. There was physical abuse, emotional warfare, and serious neglect and...
    Spidergal99 Spidergal99
    46-50, F
    5 Responses Apr 13
    This past few days have been rough. This isn't a short story, be aware. Over a year ago, my mother had been going through changes in her life. She was aging, and had not been...
    Wudugat Wudugat
    18-21, F
    1 Response Apr 13
    I dont even know how to write this. When i was 14, my mother took me out of school for a yr to take care of my dad. i had to change his dipers and feed him and turn him so he...
    wolfgunz wolfgunz
    46-50, F
    Apr 12
    Well, this is how much of a loser I am. The last person to talk to me just wanted me to get him cigarettes. I remember also I used to be funny, but then I had some problems with...
    Nickf20 Nickf20
    18-21, M
    Apr 12
    It finally happened and Im glad but bittersweet at the same time. Mom called my auntie to tell her that it'd attacked her physically and that she has to call the cops, that she's...
    CherrybombBetty CherrybombBetty
    31-35, F
    1 Response Apr 11
    I was always good in everything. I was always an enthusiastic person with high range of positivity. On the other hand my mom is a sick manipulator and an abusive person. All...
    hatemom12 hatemom12
    16-17, F
    Apr 11
    I don't actually hate my father, 'step-mom', and siblings. I distance myself from them because I am ashamed of myself. My father has been experiencing health problems and my...
    cmj03 cmj03
    51-55, F
    Apr 11
    i belong broken family sometimes it so annoying and my mother focus only her work and always nagging but im still glad that she my mother because i and my sister finished study...
    SAKuraXLee SAKuraXLee
    22-25, F
    1 Response Apr 11
    I wonder when I observe humans interact what a monster I must be that people are dismissive and defensive in person but normal to me online. No my tone doesn't change. Don't blame...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Apr 11
    American Child Turned European Child-French is not my native tongue,English is, because I was born in the United States to a black mother and spent my first 6 years of life there...
    SurahsGrandGal SurahsGrandGal
    18-21, F
    Apr 10
    As it stands I have not seen my mother in 18 years. At the start of it all it was extremely difficult, being a twin you would have thought that we would have been able to support...
    Stephenh1986 Stephenh1986
    26-30, M
    Apr 10
    Really Only Dealt With Him When Forced&Now Refuse To Speak To Him At All- my mother was his first and last interracial intercultural relationship and he left our household under a...
    ToBeDiskovered ToBeDiskovered
    22-25, M
    Apr 9
    I am one of six children. I have four sisters and one brother. I am number five. And sometimes that's what my mother calls me if she can't remember my name. I am 16 so as you can...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    2 Responses Apr 8
    Something So Often Taken For Granted- Though I love my family I don't always get along with my parents and siblings, I sometimes take having a home and a place to belong for...
    2ndBorn1stSon 2ndBorn1stSon
    22-25, M
    4 Responses Apr 7
    So don't know my dad and my mum is all over the place have helped her in the past sorting out my mothers crap now I'm just sick and tired running around after her and my youngest...
    Kelloggz90 Kelloggz90
    22-25, F
    1 Response Apr 7
    (I posted this as a comment earlier but ready need some help!!) As a 17 year old girl soon to begin the university application process, in which I will be interviewed a great deal...
    Pheeeb Pheeeb
    16-17
    1 Response Apr 7
    When I say I can't speak my mind... I don't mean I can't stand up for myself because I definitely can! As a 17 year old girl soon to begin the university application process, in...
    Pheeeb Pheeeb
    16-17
    1 Response Apr 7
    French, my mother tongue, and english, that I learned mostly by myself ! I also begun creating a language for the stories I write, called 'Norrois', but I'm far from being able to...
    AlipheeseVayentha AlipheeseVayentha
    18-21, F
    Apr 7
    I'm no longer him, you're no longer her, we could be them together.
    LovingDead LovingDead
    26-30, M
    2 Responses Apr 5
    I really hate my mother at the moment. I'm 20 years old, i have a part time job and I live with my mother, her husband and one of my younger brothers. I've had a lot of horrible...
    st0oie st0oie
    18-21, F
    4 Responses Apr 5
    Although my mother and I get into many arguments at times, I still love her. I have heard a few sad stories about teenagers who argue with their mother. A friend of mine who is...
    Tagstar2000 Tagstar2000
    13-15, M
    Apr 5
    When the relationship no longer serves you, do you abandon ship?
    EternalServant EternalServant
    31-35, M
    4 Responses Apr 5
    She was mad I wouldn't skip a church function yesterday when she wanted to go shopping. So she drove almost 45 miles just you show up at my church and yell at me. literally, she...
    CherrybombBetty CherrybombBetty
    31-35, F
    5 Responses Apr 5
    It is strange to sit with your mom and she is slowly dying each day . The last days wife and I sat with her while the rest of the family couldn't sit with her because they didn't...
    boldtimer boldtimer
    66-70, M
    2 Responses Apr 4
    There is a reason why the stereotypical, wise, old man seldom speaks.
    EternalServant EternalServant
    31-35, M
    2 Responses Apr 4
    I love my family.The ones who stayed after my mother had passed.No longer talk to us now.I love them but rather be happy with my only parent and siblings.
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    1 Response Apr 4
    One of my "friends" only calls me/wants to chill if they have nothing better to do; I am definitely not the first choice. To be fair, I usually don't call/text/contact friends...
    EternalServant EternalServant
    31-35, M
    1 Response Apr 4
    Once in my life I met a lady. She was in her elder years but yet she was one of my best friends. She used to be in my church and she would often come to visit our family and we...
    AnnaWarrior101 AnnaWarrior101
    16-17, F
    1 Response Apr 4
    My mother Irma Horta was born March 13th 1940 in Cuba, and was diagnosed with lung cancer in 2013 she passed away March 7th 2016. Surrounded by her eternal love Luis Espino, and...
    AngelEspino AngelEspino
    36-40, M
    2 Responses Apr 4
    Oh my god I hate her! My moms soo rude!She screams,shouts and brings up things from the past when she's angry! She's like a bully and when I get money from my family she's nice to...
    ashleyLee45 ashleyLee45
    18-21, F
    Apr 3
    Obviously i do. And i'm not really quite sure what to do about it. I have two other stories that i've written tonight about how much i think. So why not one more? Every time i...
    HarleyHart HarleyHart
    13-15, F
    Apr 3
    What if i don't achieve my dreams and goals for the future? What if i forget all about my hopes and dreams? Will i even care? What if i look back, and remember that i had hopes and...
    HarleyHart HarleyHart
    13-15, F
    1 Response Apr 2
    I hope this mother fxxker burns in the deepest pits of hell is what everyone is saying about me. I'm incompetent in so many thing, in life in general and am pretty much...
    EternalServant EternalServant
    31-35, M
    1 Response Apr 2
    Once upon a time I was led to believe that I was a member of a human family.with a mother a father and11siblings. And I belonged among them.apart of them.that I was loved.and cared...
    wolfserpent wolfserpent
    56-60, M
    1 Response Apr 1
    In New York City, we have a special high school application process. It pits children against children, thirteen year olds against thirteen year olds in a Hunger Games-like...
    Kia112525 Kia112525
    13-15, F
    Apr 1
    so after 4 yrs of not speaking to my SIL (the other daughter in law) I thought to call. come to find out my MIL has been feeding her the same line of BS pitting me against her...
    taintedalyce taintedalyce
    36-40, F
    5 Responses Apr 1
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