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I Pretended To Be An Amputee

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 59 People

    Empty Sleeve

    I DON`T KNOW WHERE TO START.THIS IS THE FIRST TIME I`VE GONE PUBLIC.WOULD LIKE YOUR COMMENTS I AM ATTRACTED TO FEMALE ARM AMPUTEES WHO LET THE THIER EMPTY SLEEVE JUST DANGLE.I TOLD MY FIRST WIFE ABOUT THIS.SHE SAID OK IT WOULD NOT BOTHER HER.WHAT A LIE.SHE SAID NASTY THINGS TO...
    kingo12 kingo12 70+, M 2 Responses Oct 10, 2010

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    I once fooled my grandmother into thinking I

    only have a right arm.One day,when I visited her house and picked up my tea,I made the mistake of using my left hand.She said nothing,but I could tell she was suspicious.Later,my uncle walked in on me ******* off.I was doing the business with my right hand but holding the phone...
    KurMujunTheJoker KurMujunTheJoker 18-21, M Oct 8, 2014

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    I Bought A Second Prosthesis For Somebody Who Would Like To Pretend

    i still hope to meet somebody who also likes pretending to be an amputee. i think it would be a great pleasure doing it together. so i bought a second prosthesis which i would give away to somebody who would like to pretend too. if there is somebody out there who would like to...
    roqueroque2 roqueroque2 46-50, M 1 Response May 20, 2013

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    Pretending With Peg Legs

    This started even earlier, but when I was about 10 years old I built myself a peg leg. I would fold up my right leg inside my pants and walk around on it. After I became proficient at it, I thought one day "what if a one legged man had an accident, and lost his other leg? If he...
    dakampw dakampw 51-55, M 1 Response Jul 12, 2011

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    Great Pretending

    As a little boy I was captivated by persons with a missing a limb or walking on crutches. I dreamed of a white long leg cast, but unfortunately I never needed one. When I had grown up I still had that strange desire of being an amputee and so I decided to buy a pair of forearm...
    roqueroque2 roqueroque2 46-50, M 2 Responses Jan 8, 2013

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    One Leg Pretending

    I use to just do it at home. Now, after realizing that I am not alone, I have begun pretending in public areas too. I fold and wrap up my right leg tightly so I look like a real amputee. Some people stare, most go about their business. I just feel like the "real" me doesn't need...
    ampspotter ampspotter 36-40 4 Responses Dec 26, 2011

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    Hi everyone here :-) I am a DAK amputee

    pretender and wannabe from Australia. Would be nice to meet likeminded and understanding people to maybe pretend together and share experiences.
    Malbiid Malbiid 41-45, M 4 Responses Jun 24, 2014

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    Purging?

    Maybe someboycan help me with this what I've found on other site BIID.org: "Every once in a while when the shame and guilt becomes unbearable, transabled individuals throw these things out. Part of the hope is that by getting rid of the tangible "toys", the shameful BIID related...
    gkubinski gkubinski 36-40, M 2 Responses Jun 11, 2013

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    Dak Wannabe

    I cant rember when i started pretending. Some of my early memories involve me on crutches, looking for crutches at the goodwill and using them there while mom was shopping. I knocked over a model train set at a grage sail while useing a pair of crutches that where for sail there...
    1stamput2b 1stamput2b 26-30, M 3 Responses Dec 30, 2012

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    Life With Biid

    My story starts like other persons with biid, it started very young seeing amputees out in public mostly using crutches or arm amputees. In my younger years many people had contacted polio using leg braces and crutches,not many amputees used fake legs or arms as they called them...
    les1 les1 66-70, M 1 Response Dec 30, 2012

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    I Pretended To Be An Amputee

    When I was a kid, I would take a belt and tie up my leg or arm and try to do things as an amputee.  I've always had a thing for, been fascinated by and attracted to people with differences.  Not sure why that is.  I was born around the time of thalidomide, maybe...
    deleted deleted 26-30 2 Responses Apr 30, 2010

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    Pretending to be an amputee was how I started

    my journey with biid. As a teenager, I would fold my leg up and bind it with an ace bandage. I would then put on tights and a skirt over it. I would use the crutches we had around the house, or practicing hoping bare foot or with one shoe, including a heel(surprised I didn't...
    WendiWheels WendiWheels 31-35, F 1 Response Jan 4

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    Watching For Amputee'S

    Having biid for sixty plus years, I'm always looking for amputees,whether at supermarkets,big box stores or anywhere I go out in public. I have learn from many years of experience, when you are looking and hoping to locate an amputee,9 times out of 10 they are know where to be...
    les1 les1 66-70, M 1 Response Feb 25, 2013

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    Sociological Survey

    Hello Please spread this information amongst all BIID friends you know:) My name is Grzegorz Kubinski, I'm a PhD in sociology and I'm writing a book about contemporary intimacy. But the subject I'm really interested in, is not the relationship between people, but between people...
    gkubinski gkubinski 36-40, M Jun 17, 2013

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    Related Experiences

    Hi, I apologise for jumping onto your forum firstly. I'm not an amputee myself, however I do support a young lady who is a double below knee amputee. As part of her support, I'm...
    HMH29 HMH29 26-30, F 1 Response Jan 28

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    When I was in high school, I was often bullied for not looking good enough. I was always picked on because I do not have redeeming qualities except for being able to pass pop...
    crisseysaurus crisseysaurus 18-21, F Feb 16

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    I was in my early twenties when it happened; I had just completed my enlistment in the Army and a year of college, so I was a little off age-wise from my classmates and co-workers...
    petergavin69 petergavin69 41-45, M Jan 27

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    I went out today with my friend and I pretend that I was 9 months pregnant with twins and when we went into shops, all the staff didn't notice that I was faking my pregnancy.I went...
    ilovetobepregnant ilovetobepregnant 26-30, F 1 Response Feb 18

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    I went out alone today and went into a shop where they sold all kinds of maternity stuff.I was having my 9 months triplets belly on and when I asked the staff some things and she...
    ilovetobepregnant ilovetobepregnant 26-30, F 3 Responses a week ago

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    I would love to go out in public with my huge belly... But until now i only go ro quiet places...
    MyPregnantBelly MyPregnantBelly 36-40, M a week ago

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    when I was a child, I used to stuff balloons down either my shirt or pants to pretend to be pregnant but when I was in school I became terrified of pregnant women after I was...
    ninetales666 ninetales666 22-25, M 6 days ago

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    I hope to get a fursuit just like this huge pregnant cat http://s3.amazonaws.com/ep_albums/88329604/449514/kua52-88329604-i.jpeg that way I wouldn't get so scared of pregnant women...
    ninetales666 ninetales666 22-25, M 6 days ago

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    Independent investigation details Israel’s deliberate targeting of civilians in Gaza.    A new independent medical fact-finding mission in Gaza has detailed...
    peza peza 51-55, M 2 Responses Jan 29

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    1) Why won't God heal amputees? Because God is imaginary, and he doesn't answer any prayers. Every "answered prayer" is actually a coincidence. All scientific evidence supports...
    findmeholdmehasbeenfound findmeholdmehasbeenfound 18-21 7 Responses Jan 30

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    I'm the youngest of my parents' children; a little bit of the Irish-Catholic "Unanticipated Joy". My brother and sisters are in excess of ten years older than I am. We were a loud...
    petergavin69 petergavin69 41-45, M Feb 7

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    It's been almost a year. March twelfth will be a year since I threw him out. Sometimes I still miss him, but then I remember everything that happened between us. And it's not even...
    StarlightWincan StarlightWincan 22-25, F 2 Responses Jan 27

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    Ever since I was a little kid I knew I was different. I never imagined being married or dreamed of my wedding. I never pretended to have beautiful jewelry from a guy. I pretended I...
    cristy1989 cristy1989 22-25 Feb 12

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    Two Ojibwa Indians in a canoe had been blown far from shore by a great wind. They had gone far and were hungry and lost. They had little strength left to paddle, so they drifted...
    warriorwolf1818 warriorwolf1818 16-17, M Jan 27

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    The story of Cait, the girl I couldn't save - How many times have I met someone here, on Experience Project, and learned of the abuse they have gone through in their lives? Too...
    themanoflegends themanoflegends 22-25, M 1 Response Jan 27

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    When Tomorrow Comes Part Six - Chapter Twelve Jock was gone for several days. I appreciated and understood why - but we had barely gotten started before his father had come home...
    MaryJanine MaryJanine 56-60, F Jan 28

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    this guy told me he loved, and when i saw him the next day he totally pretended like he didn't know me! what are guys' problems!!
    freegirl29 freegirl29 13-15, F 6 Responses Jan 28

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    Is it strange that, in the beginning, I pretended to feel for other people in a loving or relationship-fueled way, hoping that I would find a spark somewhere or that something...
    BloodStainedRabbit BloodStainedRabbit 18-21, T 4 Responses Jan 28

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    Suffering in silence is the worst. I've completely lost myself. I don't know who I am. I've lost interest in everything. Sometimes I feel so low I feel like shutting the world out...
    jiajee jiajee 18-21 4 Responses Jan 28

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    My ex boyfriend was a guy called Iain he used to be my boyfriend at university that was until he went on a field trip and got some woman in the class to give him oral sex. when he...
    louisetiger1 louisetiger1 31-35, F Jan 29

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    I have survived so many things in my life, some of those things were very hard. I found out my husband was cheating in 2006 and turned to drugs to relieve the pain the feeling so...
    deleted deleted 26-30 2 Responses Jan 30

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    I don't know how to tell this story... Late last August, the man I thought to be my father took my 4 year old sister and I to see our grandparents before the end of the summer...
    mickey19974 mickey19974 16-17, F 2 Responses Jan 30

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    I feel like I could go off the edge at any second. Do not pretend you care. I am done dealing with people who pretended to care when I cared as much as a thousand little puppies...
    whyusteens whyusteens 13-15, F Feb 1

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    I used to be really emotional when I was little and it was so hard to control sometimes, until I guess I started getting bullied and abused at that point things just sort of...
    Lyricsweet Lyricsweet 18-21, T Feb 1

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    1: What would you name your future daughter? I like the names Madison, Lauren and Anna. But of course, my partner will get a say too. :P 2: Do you miss anyone? Yeah, i do. 3...
    DropsofJupiter1 DropsofJupiter1 18-21, F 6 Responses Feb 2

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    Help and input needed for book three. After you read, “The Manalapan Connection” and “The Manalapan Connection II” you will know what a special relationship David and Eva...
    lasergraph lasergraph 61-65, M 1 Response Feb 2

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    1: What would you name your future daughter? Haven’t gotten that far ahead of things as yet. 2: Do you miss anyone? Maybe.. 3: What if I told you that you were pretty...
    Enderguy Enderguy 26-30, M 1 Response Feb 2

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    When Tomorrow Comes Part Six - Chapter Nineteen I slipped into the front door of the cottage, trying to avoid Mother's questions about where Jock was and about his failure to...
    MaryJanine MaryJanine 56-60, F Feb 3

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    i felt lonely though i have plenty of friends .... its that no one understands how i feel like last year it seems a boy was following me and i knew it must be love so i donno how...
    cupidisinlove cupidisinlove 13-15, F Feb 3

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    Why me? I have been trying to think which part of my life I want to write about. So much hurt, so many regrets, so few smiles. It must be me, there must be something wrong with me...
    sjb54 sjb54 51-55, F Feb 3

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    When Tomorrow Comes Part Six - Chapter Twenty When Jock showed up next morning, I didn't answer the door. I lingered on the other side of the curtain, brushing my hair while...
    MaryJanine MaryJanine 56-60, F Feb 4

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    I love my wife. There are times I feel very lucky to have her in my life. She is a great loving and caring mother to our daughter. We have good times together. We can talk for...
    Alston76 Alston76 36-40, M Feb 4

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    Hi, I'm Angelina. I wanted to tell you about myself before I get into the post so you have a better understanding of my situation. I'm 13 years old, in 7th grade, and I'm an honors...
    AngelinaBlog AngelinaBlog 18-21, F 1 Response Feb 4

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