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I Really Need to Get My Life Together

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 267 People

    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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    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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    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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    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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    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 22-25, F 2 Responses Jan 17, 2014

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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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    I REALLY need to get more organized!

    In college, I plan on keeping myself busy with as many things I can without crashing from being so busy. I wanna do this cause I know what it's like to not have any plans to do anything and not have anything fun to do. To go to school and to feel like I have no real friends...
    drama16queen1997 drama16queen1997 16-17 1 Response Apr 12

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    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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    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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    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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    So today was interesting. Let me start out by saying I ran out of pads.....yeah not good. So I get dressed. Nothing fancy just a simple pair of jeans and a pink short sleeve shirt...
    CuriousKitten101 CuriousKitten101 22-25, F 5 Responses May 7

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    I really really need a best friend can you be?
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    I woke up. It's early. 7:22 am! I reallyyyy need to pee! It's at like 6-10.
    CuriousKitten101 CuriousKitten101 22-25, F 3 Responses May 2

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    I've been watching my nephew all day. I've had to go pee so badly! But I had to watch him closely. By the time someone got home I was bursting! My mom walked in and said I could go...
    CuriousKitten101 CuriousKitten101 22-25, F 8 Responses May 12

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    This never fails, my weak bladder woke me up...again. It is 5:23 am and I woke up sweating and both hands stuffed in between my legs! I REALLY need to pee like badly! 6 out of 10...
    weakbladderAsh weakbladderAsh 22-25, F 2 Responses 6 days ago

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    Since i lot my wife to cancer, i have been having difficulty in get close to another lady. i really need a female friend to help me gain myself back
    Kisonas Kisonas 41-45, M 3 days ago

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    I have felt low for so long now, and everyone says it's sad how much my confidence has completely deteriorated over the last year, so I have decided that I am finally going to put...
    ViperaStellaris ViperaStellaris 13-15, F May 12

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    Like someone real and likes what I like and is just chill and cool and down to earth, free spirit who's just awesome asf and talks to me like everyday like I want that best friend...
    Batchick420 Batchick420 18-21, F 8 Responses Apr 23

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    I just need to vent about my life & be completely and totally honest. I just need to get it out. I am willing to listen to your problems as well. Just looking for a confidante...
    sfoss21 sfoss21 26-30, F Apr 25

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    Help, Help, Help! I have just binged for three days I can't believe how disgusting I am I neeeeed someone anyone to help me loose all this weight I weigh 55kgs and am 167 cm tall I...
    liveoli liveoli 16-17, F Apr 26

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    I want a friend,with whom i can share things with,Get support from ...I know a real Good Friends can make our life,with Lots of smile and Love... :)I Believe ...I will find my...
    MellowbikeGuy MellowbikeGuy 26-30, M May 8

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    A Light Has Dawned God has always been a God of Opportunity, not a God of "sentencing." There's no one who has to fail! There's no one who "can't make it." It's impossible...
    andreagrass13 andreagrass13 22-25, F 1 day ago

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    Over the past few years I've lost a lot of friends and right now I don't really have anyone to talk to, I don't really have a friend and it's getting lonely. Just need a nice...
    livs98 livs98 16-17, F 2 Responses May 11

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    I'm breaking down. I need a hug so badly right now.
    thehonestgentleman thehonestgentleman 18-21, M 4 Responses Apr 25

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    i have never really had a real friend everyone i know is fake i just need someone who will understand me and say everything is gonna be oky im trying to be stronge and stand alone...
    angie1996eye angie1996eye 18-21, F 3 Responses Apr 27

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    I need a hug but I have no one right now to give me one 😢
    butterflybaby123 butterflybaby123 13-15 1 Response Apr 29

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    I'm feeling rotten. I should be feeling on top of the world, and excited right now...my partner proposed to me over the last weekend, and bought me a gorgeous engagement ring, but...
    AFriend2All AFriend2All 36-40, F 6 Responses May 4

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    I had friends in Elementary and Middle school, but left due to social anxiety. I never really thought i needed friends after that. However, I've become lonely for a friend to talk...
    Uxie Uxie 26-30, F 3 Responses 4 days ago

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    I seriously just wanna have a long deep conversation with someone.. I don't wanna know (if you're fat,skinny, short, tall, black,Mexican,or white!) I wanna talk like we've known...
    Sherry0716 Sherry0716 16-17, F 6 Responses Apr 28

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    I need a buddy to help me stay on track! I'm feeling weak and hungry and I just can't give in! I need someone to help support me!
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response May 1

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    If this makes it to anyone's eyes who'd be willing to chat regularly about whatever. Our lives. The weather. Movies. Books. Pet peeves. To be a friend. I'd really be grateful. It...
    katariffik katariffik 31-35, F 3 Responses