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I Sometimes Feel Lost

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 382 People

    Neverending Story

    So I thought I had it figured out... Not life! Cause as far as i'm concerned that is an unanswerable question. But I thought I had myself figured out.I was happy (to an extent) with who I am and where I was.Then the simplest thing made my judgement become clouded yet again. I...
    Emsy Emsy 26-30, F Nov 27, 2011

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    Careers....just Me Rambling ...and Rambling

    All of my old highschool friends seem well established with spouses and careers.  Most are married, and have careers and either own businesses or have a musical career of some sort.  Most are in bands or are in the movie, play writing business.  There is are a few...
    Yohanna Yohanna 36-40, F 2 Responses Sep 4, 2008

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    Sometimes I Feel Lost

    It can be when I'm in a big city and don't know the places I feel lost or sometimes I feel lost when I just don't know what to do.
    aquarius3 aquarius3 61-65 Dec 5, 2011

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    I'm waiting for him to answer an email.

    .. I sent him one telling him how I feel and he is yet to reply. When I spoke to him he told me that he had read the email but hadn't had a chance to reply. That was 2 days ago. I know I should read into it... Not responding to msg and not answering my calls. And yet he calls...
    BlueRose77 BlueRose77 36-40, F 1 Response Nov 28, 2014

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    I Feel Lost.......

    I feel lost, I am a victim of sexual abuse. I sometimes wonder what my life would've been if this wouldn't have happened to me. Its so hard for me to trust, I wish I would be more open towards new people but I push people away. I just need someone to understand me for once...
    amba17 amba17 26-30, F Aug 22, 2013

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    In The Familiar Yet Alien Wrld Around Me

    I feel like my goals do not exist in this lost world, like I am circling around and there is no sign to show me the way out, like all those trainings I had do not apply to this world, And I have to smile and look confident so I don't scare others
    LordVoldemort LordVoldemort 36-40, F 3 Responses Nov 7, 2010

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    Nobody thinks I appreciate anything.

    . Idk I just I don't know
    FandJ15 FandJ15 16-17, F May 30, 2014

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    I Feel Lost Most Of My Life!

    I am new to this sight! "Boy" am I ever "Lost"..... I have nobody to talk too,to confide in or share my problems with. I have noone to cheer me up when I am down. I have nobody to make me happy or even to smile. I have noone to give me a helping hand when I  am struggling in...
    Anto815 Anto815 46-50, F 6 Responses Jul 20, 2010

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    I Am Beside Myself!

    I am 27 yrs old. I have a 13yr old son. I have a wonderful man in my life and you may think that my life is going very well. For the past 5yrs I have been depressed. I have no idea what to do with my life. I have a list of things that I don't want and a short list of things that...
    shay28 shay28 26-30, F 1 Response Sep 27, 2009

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    Positive Girl Becoming Negative

    I'm 25 and still don't have any direction with my life. I'm a server at a restaurant and am working towards nothing. I always thought I wasn't meant to do something average. I used to be strong and driven but now I feel hopeless. I know my talents, I just don't know what do with...
    babybear4 babybear4 26-30, F 1 Response Apr 11, 2013

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    But then I remember to tell myself: "Everything

    I desire is within me." And I know that the answers will come when it's the right time.
    YeuxNoirs YeuxNoirs 22-25, F Nov 22, 2014

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    There are times in my life

    that I feel as I have no accomplish anything in life. I am just aimlessly going through life. Wondering who i am and what I have done.
    angelodusty angelodusty 51-55, M 1 Response Mar 1, 2014

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    About Me

    What I write down might not always be pretty or inspiring, but it comes from my heart. I try to do whats best for me and everyone around me, sure I might or will screw up at times but at least I tried. I try to keep an open mind and try not to pick fights, but some people just...
    MyLoveSkylark MyLoveSkylark 18-21, F Oct 3, 2012

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    Lately

    with afriend dieing and another in the hospital in bad shape.it seems it just took the wind out my sails.and i have to watch my niece and nephew deal with the fact their mother is dieing.it really has left me feeling lost and depressed.
    ghostofmyself ghostofmyself 36-40 2 Responses Apr 5, 2009

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    People get mad at me

    and don't even tell me why. I hate it. And I feel stupid and just want to ask a million questions but that's so annoying to them. Well him more specifically. When that happens I feel like I'm trying to be careful not to shatter something I hate it. It's like if you don't like...
    FandJ15 FandJ15 16-17, F Jun 14, 2014

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    Sometimes...

    Sometimes I do feel lost. I do have sad days, when I realize that my anxiety disorder isn't getting any better... and that I am still stuck in the house, most days. That my therapist sucks and she won't help me in this. Well, to be fair, she doesn't know HOW to. She only knows...
    deleted deleted 26-30 2 Responses Mar 23, 2009

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    Half Here...

    The truth is that I still feel lost. While it does get a little better everyday, I’m still not whole. I miss my person. My little misses her best friend…I feel so disconnected still and I don’t know how to fix it. I don’t reach out to others..its not something I’m...
    kittysoftpaws kittysoftpaws 36-40, F 1 Response Mar 20, 2013

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    Stormy Life

    Life is not about waiting for the storms to pass by; It is all about learning how to brave the storms.
    Stacy8989 Stacy8989 18-21, F 1 Response Jul 18, 2010

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    And today is one of those days,

    unfortunately. Although I know it'll pass as long as I keep moving, it's still a perplexing feeling.
    YeuxNoirs YeuxNoirs 22-25, F 2 Responses Jan 31

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    I feel like I'm not wanted.

    I feel like I'm not needed. That I wont be missed. That I'm expendable. I feel like this in both my personal and working lives. I do not have a significant other. My children live hrs from me. I have a dead end job. I seem to only meet guys are just want sex. Ok, that has it's...
    jrabbit1321 jrabbit1321 46-50, F May 15, 2014

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    I wonder why God put

    so much struggle in my life when I see others living the life I always wanted. I try to be a good man but it seems that I'm never good enough for one reason or another. If I didn't have my inner strength I'm not sure where I would be.
    Mr504 Mr504 36-40, M Oct 24, 2014

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    What To Do?

    Ok lets start off by saying Im TRYING to become a nurse (an RN). The only reason I chose to do nursing was to please my dad. The school system where I live absolutely sucks. I rely on my scholarships and grants to attend school. To get into the nursing program there is about a...
    lyly2591 lyly2591 18-21, F 3 Responses Nov 6, 2012

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    Like Now...

    If you were to ask me how I am feeling, and I couldn't use the word numb, I would have to say lost, its the best way to explain how I am feeling right now....I feel like I am lost in the woods, walking around, looking for a way out, scared, and unaware of what is going on around...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Nov 20, 2009

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    Most of the Time

    It seems like whenever I think I'm finally getting somewhere and getting my life together, bad things happen and completely throw me off track. I start getting depressed and then I feel lost in a fog. I don't want to give in to my own misery, but I can't help feeling like I...
    mimsy2 mimsy2 26-30, F 2 Responses Jan 12, 2009

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    There is so much going on at the moment, I don't know how much more I can take. I've been so depressed these past month and a half. My dad lost his job a month ago. My mom has a...
    maloryrose maloryrose 16-17, F Feb 10

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    I feel lonely sometimes, and it feels like a desperate need for someone to be with you. I am not really that lonely for example my mom, dad, and sibling. But in other cases with...
    MichaelEgitto MichaelEgitto 13-15, M 1 Response Feb 23

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    Sometimes it feels like no one cares, my friends don't and whenever they ask I can't tell them because I don't feel comfortable talking to them so that's GREAT.
    Tabithaaa Tabithaaa 16-17, F Feb 18

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    Well, I am not devoutly religious.. but I can't help wondering about how I feel when I sometimes accompany my parents to a temple. Even if I don't pray to God, even if I don't ask...
    princessodette princessodette 22-25, F 3 days ago

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    My life completely changed. I am really lost without him in this world. He was the kindest most loving and sensitive man there is. I am sick with the flu and it made me even sadder...
    TopKatQueen TopKatQueen 36-40, F 1 Response Feb 6

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    My relationship is going down the drain. I know I should leave him but I love him too much and I don't think I am strong enough to do that. I just think I will be lost without him...
    haybree haybree 18-21, F 1 Response Feb 10

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    I'm in my first semester of nursing school and some of my profs are ******* me off. One of my classes, we spent the entire period covering the syllabus the first day of class. Then...
    Sariliz Sariliz 18-21, F 2 Responses Feb 24

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    I'm not sure if I've changed or if there's something wrong with me. But here's my story. I'm a 21 year old female in college, and have/had a great group of "friends" to hang out...
    xuanx3 xuanx3 18-21, F a week ago

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    My life has been like a whirlwind lately, and I feel like everyone is constantly pestering me. I haven't even had time to think about myself and when I do, it usually upsets me. I...
    The2ndLaw The2ndLaw 18-21, F 4 Responses Feb 5

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    I hate to admit it but things affect me alot more than they should. People say its too soon for me to feel this strongly for someone. Ive been seeing him for four months and now...
    BeccyLouiseee BeccyLouiseee 18-21, F 1 Response Feb 7

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    I used to be able to have the 'oomph' to go out and do stuff with everybody. Now I feel stressed, alone, and walking around like a zombie. I find it incredibly difficult to do my...
    Annabellyn Annabellyn 16-17, F Feb 10

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    Anyone else feel like they're driving down a road blinded? I have no idea what I'm doing with my life. There's so many things I want to do and so many places I want to go but I...
    BrookeCaldin BrookeCaldin 18-21, F 3 Responses Feb 13

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    I feel like nothing I ever do is never good enough... I try to do whatever I can for my fiance but it's still not enough to make him happy...
    Supernaturalgirl94 Supernaturalgirl94 18-21, F 1 Response Feb 16

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    My first relationship was 4 years ago, he was only infatuated with me an blind to the truth, all he would talk about is my amazing 'body' which was annoying, he was unattractive in...
    Tabithaaa Tabithaaa 16-17, F Feb 18

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    I feel like I ruin everything and that I'm no use to anyone I'm so lonely..
    savvyoliv1111 savvyoliv1111 13-15, F 3 Responses Feb 19

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    i feel as if i have no where to go................. my life is just a blur now. i leave class through my mind. i leave a public place through my mind when i am shopping with my...
    WolfsParadice WolfsParadice 36-40 Feb 20

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    Life can really feels so lonely and alone. I don't know why lately I'm beginning to feel lonely and it's like there's this emptiness in me which seems to get bigger and bigger. I...
    VicMarie VicMarie 36-40, F Feb 22

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    There was a time when I just wanted to be with you but you tried your best to pull yourself away. I understood. I embraced your choice...I created my own prison. From a distance...
    winterfall winterfall 36-40 Feb 24

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