I Really Need to Get My Life Together

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 457 People

    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

    And it starts now. I'm going to start by

    weening myself off of this website. Hopefully that will free up some time for me to pursue other ventures. I've been using this place as a crutch for years now, and that's a lot of lost time I won't be getting back. I need to move forward. My personal life is pretty stagnant...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    1 Response Jan 14

    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

    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

    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
    3 Responses Jan 17, 2014

    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
    1 Response Jul 26, 2013

    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
    1 Response Apr 21, 2013

    My life is real **** right now

    and I need to get my life straightened up. I can't seem to get my life together mostly because I don't have the will power to do it. It makes me really angry that I can't seem to get my life how I want it. Right now I'm trying to get better, both physically and mentally because...
    ZosoJimmyPage ZosoJimmyPage
    18-21, F
    1 Response Jul 26, 2015

    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

    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
    26-30, F
    1 Response Dec 8, 2013

    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

    I really do but I don't know

    where to begin. It's stressful just to think about it
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Jun 24, 2015

    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

    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

    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

    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
    1 Response Dec 7, 2012

    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

    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
    2 Responses Dec 2, 2012

    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

    I don't know what to do with myself .

    I'm lazy but I want to work hard. My mom had my brain tested that doctor asked me : " how does it feel to be a genius" but i cant remember anything important . I dont know GOD but I wanna and I need to learn how to love myself any tips??
    fkrtji fkrtji
    18-21, M
    2 Responses Apr 5

    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

    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

    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
    2 Responses Feb 22, 2013

    I need to get my **** together

    before it's too late. I used to be sorta happy back in the day, but now I'm always depressed and use drugs and alcohol to cure my issues. Alcohol mainly. Whenever I'm going through bad times and get depressed picking up a bottle seems like the only solution. I know it sound's...
    Amberrjade27 Amberrjade27
    26-30, F
    4 Responses Jul 27, 2015

    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

    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
    18-21
    1 Response Apr 12, 2015

    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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