I Shouldn't Be Alive

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 42 People

    No Lesson Too Late For The Learning

     FIVE NEAR DEATH EXPERIENCES BEFORE I WAS A YEAR OLD , AND TWO BOYFRIENDS WHO BEAT ME TO WITHIN AN INCH OF MY LIFE. I'M AMAZED I'M STILL HERE!  BUT I AM! I DON'T PUT MUCH STOCK IN THE "HERE FOR A GREAT , UNKNOWN REASON" OPINION. I'M A SURVIVOR , AND AM HERE...
    SWEETGYPSYROSE SWEETGYPSYROSE
    36-40, F
    11 Responses Nov 30, 2009

    Last Saint Patrick's Day I went out with some

    girl friends from cosmetology school. I hadn't really binge drank since I left college so I was excited for a real "night out" college style. I had it all figured out, I would eat dinner with my Granny, then head to Lansing and pick up a six pack on the way. I took my pills in...
    victoriaxbx victoriaxbx
    26-30, F
    Apr 8, 2014

    I Was Left For Dead

    I was stabbed at a party, almost killed, short story but I was barely alive. By a guy I didn't know, I have been shaken by this can anyone relate? I would love to hear a smiliar story.
    Cavemen Cavemen
    22-25, M
    Dec 30, 2011

    After spending more than five years being the

    object of hate and ridicule in my hometown for being gay, I finally found an accepting community after moving. Before I proceed let me just say that I don't hate specific types of people, but I have always had a distaste for the human race itself. Anyways, I went to college and...
    unsatisfiedbuffoon1 unsatisfiedbuffoon1
    22-25, M
    Feb 1, 2014

    But I Am So Deal With It

    I am a big enough person and also enough of a realist to know there are people who wish I would have stayed dead by the side of the road that night, and they may or not be right in having their thoughts. What is a fact and will remain so is that I was given second third, fourth...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    May 5, 2011

    Died For 2 1/2 Hours

    IM AN ELECTRICIAN,I WAS MAKING A PLUG FOR A GENERATER ON A DAIRY. THE PANEL WAS VERY BIG SO I HAD TO SQUAT TO WORK ON THE PANEL. THE TOP OF THE PANEL WAS LIVE BUT THE PART I WAS WORKING ON WAS NOT,SO AS I WAS PULLING THE THE 3" WIRES THROUGH THE BOTTOM OF THE PANEL THE DOOR BROKE...
    hernandez1977 hernandez1977
    31-35, M
    1 Response Oct 21, 2011

    Near Death Experience

    around the beginning of the year i was in a horrible car crash, i was driving home alone, not drunk, not high, not anything just for the record. Just driving home from my friends house and got side swiped by a drunk driver behind the wheel of a huge truck ... sad to say he didn't...
    86you 86you
    31-35, M
    1 Response Feb 19, 2012

    I was in a bad accident last week.

    I was driving to Tops to send a friend some cash and ended up getting t-boned! I was in hospital for almost 5 days but am feeling better now!
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    2 Responses Feb 7, 2015
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