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I Really Need to Get My Life Together

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 233 People

    Lifes In The Gutter

    My life is going wrong right now. My car is broken and I won't be able to get another for 2 months, that means no job, no income, no transportation to hang with friends, no social life and especially discouraging no church. None of my friends who go to church live here anymore...
    LifeAintEasy LifeAintEasy 18-21, M 1 Response Jan 29, 2010

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    I tried to get my life on track

    and I did. Me and my boyfriend of 3 years have been living in a small apartment for a year now. Worst mistake of my life. I love my boyfriend but things have gotten rocky and now after this experience I find myself questioning why I love him. We moved in and it was perfect I was...
    kristinanichole93 kristinanichole93 18-21, F 2 Responses Jan 17

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    Not Going Anywhere

    Quite soon, I'm going to be turning 27 and I can honestly say that I feel I have accomplished absolutely nothing in my life. I feel stuck. And that thought seems pops into my head more and more often now. I'm going through a very rough breakup right now and it only seems to be...
    KeepSmiling429 KeepSmiling429 26-30, F Apr 21, 2013

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    Im Trying My Best To Be A Good Honest Man

    Hello all, i am 30 and my life is in shambles. I am overcoming addiction to booze and drugs ( even the soft ones). I have a beautiful, loving women that has stayed with me through all of it. we have been together for 11 years now and all i want in the world is her!!!! I find it...
    Lukasdesrochers Lukasdesrochers 26-30, M 2 Responses Sep 29, 2011

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    Depression

    I need help. I sought help but the cost, I can't afford. I have no insurance. Everyday I fear I'll lose my job. I make too many mistakes. I really want to be an artist. I haven't made art in years. I always have to budget. This week I jus got a seatbelt ticket and a $1k plus...
    Lllli Lllli 22-25, F 2 Responses Oct 6, 2012

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    Getting Back To Me...

    I have been married for 15 yrs and am separating and filing a divorce from my husband. Been in a marriage where he was ok that I was no longer in love with for more than half of our marriage. No I wasn't seeing anyone, just I felt like we weren't growing in the same direction...
    sesophie2011 sesophie2011 36-40 Jun 19, 2012

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    From College Star To Welfare Line

    So i was basically in the path to sucess i was 17 fresh out of high school already i had my college plans and no boyfriend perfect because i am a party animal i love to party have fun an just be me. Welll wrong i met someone and they changed me at first i didnt want to be with...
    Beautifulvision Beautifulvision 22-25 1 Response Dec 23, 2011

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    Feels Like Im Lost And A Loner.

    Im 23 years old i have 2 adorable childrens that i love dearly. Im not happy with my life. It feels like i haven't accomplished anything in my life for them and Im in a relationship that has turned for the worst. I want better things in life. I've been struggling half of my life...
    blackbeauty88 blackbeauty88 22-25 May 15, 2012

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    Somebody Help Me

    I'm a single mother of 5 but I only have 4 living with me I have no real friends and trying to get help taking care of my kids I have my CNA can't find a good job to help me take care of them I need legal help to get my oldest child back and really get my life back I stay in my...
    livingneedhelp livingneedhelp 26-30, F 1 Response Feb 22, 2013

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    Mom = My Roommate

    Im 26 and have borderline personality disorder. I have terrible fears of being left alone and being abandoned. I tried living in my own apartment when I was 20, but the self medicating got out of control, so I moved back home after 6 months. A failed suicide attempt last August...
    tmarker86 tmarker86 26-30, F 1 Response Dec 2, 2012

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    Life Has To Get Better...

    I just turned 25 years old last month, and I feel that even though I'm young, I'm so far behind in my life's accomplishments. I have been living with relatives for the last 9 years, and I need my own place. I've always held a steady job, but as of a few months ago, I was forced...
    mariejai mariejai 22-25 1 Response Nov 25, 2011

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    No One Seems to Understand How I Feel

    I'm really new at this type of thing I've never joined any website like this and actually spoke about my life. But, I was thinking maybe someone out there feels some what of how I am feeling or what I'm going through. I'm 27 years old and currently suffering from depression, and...
    Turtlelover2 Turtlelover2 26-30, F 4 Responses Jan 3, 2008

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    well my mom told mee tha she regret having mee

    nd stuff nd it really hurted mee alot mee nd my mom we r not the best family but we hav our ups nd downs but she went to far I think but I always scream tha I hate her nd stuff but I think its time for mee to get my life together I do bad at skool I disrespect my mom nd my...
    TayjaPhillips TayjaPhillips 22-25, F Dec 8, 2013

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    Trying Counts For Something, Right?

    I'm young. A little too young to be obsessively worrying about my life being a waste, but that doesn't stop me. I'm already behind. Eighteen years old, dropped out of school at fourteen, got fired from my job twice and haven't had one since, can't drive, don't have any real...
    JigsawLo JigsawLo 22-25, F 4 Responses Dec 4, 2009

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    Bullshit

    Im 21 years old i have a powerfull drug.addiction that continues to grow,i uave the.love of my life whis family tries to tear us apart im bipolar social diorder schizophrinia and adhd i have bad promblems and habe done horrible tgings i need help
    lilricky69 lilricky69 22-25 Jul 26, 2013

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    Only Going Backwards

    I feel as though I keep going backwards in my life. I struggled to get into university and the course that I've wanted to do my whole life, and now I'm wasting the opportunity that was given to me. I failed my first assignment and did not even hand in one of them. I seem to...
    notanotherrant notanotherrant 18-21 1 Response Apr 10, 2013

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    Lost && Cant Be Found!!

    Im 23 I suffer from depression && have a.drug issue. I have no income && 4 child which wit no income its hard. Alrite now im stayin with my sister. But I have no support from family or friends. I have also been ina abuseive && more realationship! I jus dk wat2do. Ik the steps but...
    teem2007 teem2007 22-25, F Dec 7, 2012

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    I Dont Know Where To Start....

    I am a few weeks away from 30. I have a 5 year old child. I have been evicted with all my belongings in storage. I got fired. I have been arrested for something I didn't do (a petty crime) that I am dealing with as we speak. I have no money. No where to turn. No one to speak to...
    Cafeaurain Cafeaurain 26-30 1 Response May 22, 2012

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    Just Don't Know What To Do

    So my life has been going through too many changes for me to even keep up with. I graduated college in May of 2010. At the time of my graduation, I had been dating my girlfriend for about 8 months. We decided to look for jobs in Philadelphia so we could be together. I spent...
    MarshallBurlington MarshallBurlington 22-25 2 Responses Dec 6, 2010

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    Revolving Door

    Hi, my life is one long toil of getting a door slammed in my face that I now think its a revolving one. I'm a single mom, juggling my teaching career with further study and I can't find a quality man. I feel life is passing me by, I take one step forward and three steps back, I...
    Chickybonbon Chickybonbon 36-40 Aug 20, 2012

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    Chaos

    Right now my living space is in total chaos. i need inspiration on how to get myself sorted and de clutter my life. I feel angry all the time and that's just not me normally. I know it's because everything is out of sync around me and I am struggling to get on top.s in my living...
    balrath balrath 46-50, F 4 Responses Jun 3, 2010

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    Related Experiences

    I got married about 6 months ago. I've never been good at making friends, but it hasn't bothered me until recently. I started relying on my husband for all my emotional needs...
    221BBakerSt 221BBakerSt 18-21, F Dec 10

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    I really need a female friend. I am very comfortable with girls. I am honest,kind guy. I have gone through lot but want to change and need some girl to talk to and be open and...
    divich01 divich01 18-21, M Dec 17

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    I'm so tired of being alone, like I just want a person who can keep it real and I can tell anything too, I really need a best friend :)
    Allj93 Allj93 18-21, F 4 Responses Dec 16

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    they are few but I can't always expect them to be there. lots responsibilities stress me out when I really need someone to talk to they're gone or busy. I just feeling lonely.
    Ikimoem0 Ikimoem0 18-21, F 3 Responses Dec 6

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    guys im getting so fat i really need someone to help me and i can help them? please please please
    tobeskinandthin tobeskinandthin 16-17, F 2 Responses Dec 9

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    I just want a friend who I can joke with, giggle with, laugh endlessly with, talk to for hours and hours till nightfall. The one I can run to with all my problems and secrets to...
    SweetcakesJr SweetcakesJr 13-15, F 2 Responses Dec 5

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    Someone to talk to, share my life with, pour my soul into.
    nessa4ever nessa4ever 18-21, F 3 Responses Dec 6

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    As we draw closer, my heart begins to race wildly. Im captivated by the sparkle in her eyes and the tiny sardonic grin that plays delicately on her lips. Closer and closer, time...
    ArnoldJRimmer ArnoldJRimmer 46-50, M 5 Responses Dec 12

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    My entire life I wanted to be a cop when I was fourteen I became a jr fire fighter I was obsessive to be a cop i devoted my life to working out and being perfect it was my...
    chris0478 chris0478 22-25, M 1 Response 1 day ago

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    I was verbally bullied my whole 17 years life by cousins and their relatives, people in school (even teachers) and everyone else just because i am fat and i look older than my age...
    iamjustbeingme iamjustbeingme 16-17, M 2 Responses Dec 4

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    I need a hug, a warm, loving hug, a coumferting one, the same kind a mother would give her own child when their upset, I really could use a hug right now... :(
    alexnewsom alexnewsom 18-21, M Dec 19

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    I am 21 years old and have never had any friends and don't really have any family anymore. It feels like the isolation is eating away at my mind. I have Asperger's syndrome and a...
    MadHatter08 MadHatter08 18-21 3 Responses Nov 29

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    I dont have friends.....I need a Best Friend....
    Skyyellow Skyyellow 18-21, F 1 Response Dec 8

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    I recently stopped talking to my best friend, because she decided that drinking and drugs are more important then a best friend. I need someone that I can talk to when things are...
    Rosie1129 Rosie1129 18-21, F Nov 30

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    Not like a "talk to me if you need me and I might respond" kind of friend. One who actively listens and lets me be a friend back
    thegrasswillgetgreener thegrasswillgetgreener 16-17, F 1 Response Dec 4

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    Me and my parents always argue about things. Not just "things" - I mean about my sexuality. They can't cope with me wanting to be a female so there constantly are tensions. It has...
    LindavdB LindavdB 16-17, F 2 Responses Dec 4

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    Woah, I'm finally back from all that drama. I'm feeling kinda shakes up right now and I just wanted to put this somewhere. I was home alone, then, the electricity tripped and I...
    jonho10 jonho10 13-15, M Dec 5

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    I have a lot of friends but there not really friends I can talk to about some stuff that's going on right now :/
    Jennapuff Jennapuff 13-15, F 2 Responses Dec 18

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    So I lost my only friend yesterday and I could really use someone to talk tošŸ˜•
    kronicmushroom kronicmushroom 16-17, F 1 Response 6 days ago

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    I need to so badly but if my mom finds out she's gonna take all my privileges away... I hate my parents so much sometimes
    mysticalgem mysticalgem 13-15, F 2 Responses 6 days ago

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    Sometimes all I need is a hug to make me feel better , so ya know , if someone could get over here and hug me that would be great
    EssSmith EssSmith 16-17, F 2 Responses 20 hrs ago

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    ive never had a best friend before actually i nevef had any friends everywhere i go i just get tooken advantage of and bullied i would like to see how it feels to have a best...
    ihatefakepeople ihatefakepeople 13-15, F 1 Response Dec 2

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    Yap, but gearing yourself to loosing it alone isn't all that exciting. I have been sang the song of been fat that i feel self concious and i started this group on facebook of those...
    suziewuzie suziewuzie 18-21, F Dec 9

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    Friendship is a Golden Chain Between 2 Hearts. Sharing 8 Feelings. +Love +Sad +Happy +Truth +Faith +Secret +Help +Feelingsā€¦ =Friendship
    rogi4u rogi4u 36-40, M 2 Responses 4 days ago

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    In my 14 years on this planet, ive only ever had one person so close as be a bff and she left when we went different schools. I'm kinder shy but I think bff are people that are...
    SmileHeather SmileHeather 13-15, F 4 Responses 4 days ago

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    I already have the apple to my pie :P. Or in this case by the picture, my milk to my cookie. Cause you like milk and I don't :P so yea, you get to be the milk, I'm the cookie :P I...
    wedgieshurtalot wedgieshurtalot 16-17, F 1 Response 4 days ago

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    Be careful for what u wish
    ActuallyGrace ActuallyGrace 13-15, F 2 Responses 4 days ago