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I Sometimes Feel Lost

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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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    Nobody thinks I appreciate anything.

    . Idk I just I don't know
    FandJ15 FandJ15 16-17, F May 30, 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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    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 22-25, F Aug 22, 2013

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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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    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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    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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    I Don't Know Why I'm In School

    Well I do, but its not the reason I should be in school. I'm in college because my family wants me to be, because its how I was raised. You go to school, get an education, get a job, have a family, pay bills, and die. Thats what has been feed to me all my life, but why does that...
    WheresMySanity WheresMySanity 18-21, F 2 Responses Nov 6, 2012

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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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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 Jul 18, 2010

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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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    Related Experiences

    I am turning 41 years old in 2 weeks and when I look back at my life I keeping asking myself the same question over and over. I do not know why I was born or brought into this...
    ShyGuyInFL ShyGuyInFL 36-40, M 4 Responses Jan 9

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    Lemme explain:I did well in school. Got good grades, listened to my parents for the most part. And now I'm feeling lost because I don't have much passion for anything anymore. Well...
    spreadyourwings spreadyourwings 22-25, F 7 Responses Jan 9

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    I feel lost all the time. No one understands. I feel like an orphan all the time. I'm supposed to be grown up but I have no idea what I'm doing. I have no one to hold my hand and...
    WWB82 WWB82 31-35, F 1 Response a week ago

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    I am using my sister, Lexi's, account right now because I need advice on what to do right now. Lexi is currently in the hospital fighting for her life and I see her crying but she...
    spankedbarebottom spankedbarebottom 18-21, F 7 Responses Jan 17

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    Ok there's alot I'm feeling so I'm just typing what I'm thinking. Not in any order... Ok so I hate being told what to do. And I feel all my life that's all anyone ever does. I...
    LizC815 LizC815 22-25, F 1 Response Jan 7

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    I'm not always sure what's going on I guess. I'm aware of everything but it's more a matter of perception. I know this girl and I sometimes wonder where she has gone. In her head...
    figaromary figaromary 18-21, M Jan 10

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    Sometimes I just feel like nobody sees me. It's like I'm not there and I never will be.
    mockingjay6312 mockingjay6312 13-15, F 1 Response Jan 14

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    For two years I've been nothing but hurt by people. I've lost the last person in my life because I couldn't let him in. It's not that I'm afraid, I'm not afraid of anything. I just...
    StrandedandAlonr StrandedandAlonr 16-17, M 1 Response Jan 4

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    Sometimes you have to step back and breathe!
    Babygirlr77 Babygirlr77 36-40, F 3 Responses Jan 7

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    So I'm in 8th grade and basically in 6th grade this girl, (Lets call her Shelby) Shelby and (Lets call her Makayla) Shelby and Makayla were best friends. As well as in 7th grade...
    PastelOreos447 PastelOreos447 13-15, F Jan 2

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    I don't know why but sometimes a fit of rage develops in me bursting to get out, and the bad part is that I feel like destroying the world but this feeling in me quickly dissapears...
    ajkasher ajkasher 22-25, M 1 Response Jan 19

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    So I'm moving soon, to another town and my boyfriend is staying here to go finish his schooling and the time is coming up a lot faster than we expected. And I'm terrified, cause...
    Loislane29 Loislane29 22-25, F Jan 4

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    and need advice I am using my son's peter account he is in the hospital fighting for his life cause one of his close friends are in the hospital fighting for her life and I am lost...
    peter95 peter95 18-21, M 3 Responses Jan 18

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    Wow this is like, the third story I've written today. cx Anyways, I guess I just got a sudden inner panic attack, where I feel like i need to organize all of my thoughts, but I...
    PorcelainGrenade PorcelainGrenade 13-15, F 2 Responses Jan 6

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    I'm in my early 20s and at this age, like so many around me, I feel like I should be getting started in my career, getting into different relationships, saving up to buy a place or...
    BlueSilver91 BlueSilver91 22-25, F 1 Response Jan 6

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    I am adopted. And even though I've known this since i was 12 years old (I'm 24 now), I still feel unwanted. My adoptive family loves me, and they support me. But somehow, I can't...
    cth2os cth2os 22-25, M 1 Response Jan 1

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    And sometimes I just wish I was.
    LifeTheCageDeathTheKey LifeTheCageDeathTheKey 18-21, M Jan 18

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    I have friends & family I can always talk to but they cant do what a female could do for me...Being single is fun but I get lonely sometimes
    YouDontKnowTheHalfOfIt YouDontKnowTheHalfOfIt 18-21, M Jan 18

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    So the last few days have been hell for me because i don't know where i am with my bipolar, all i know is i have spent money i did't have which got me in trouble with my husband...
    BrokenWildChild BrokenWildChild 36-40, M Jan 19

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    I have been working full-time and going to school full time since last August. Since then, I have been on an emotional roller coaster and I feel like I can't handle anything...
    McKinseyA McKinseyA 18-21, F 1 Response Jan 21

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    I hate the feeling of being lonely in your own home even when you have a family that lives with you. Just feel like I don't connect to them. Such an odd feeling
    Anon0109 Anon0109 22-25, F 1 Response Jan 21

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    I know that is not true, but emotion can sometimes trump intellect. I have plenty to offer to the "right" people and to society, except for material wealth, business sense, blind...
    Doviov Doviov 41-45 3 days ago

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    Today has felt like a marathon. 6 hours sleep, first day back at college being surrounded by people I feel I must force a smile for. How little they know. So first, my best friend...
    paytonchalmers paytonchalmers 16-17, M 1 Response Jan 5

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    Last year , a people tells me my future isn't I'll like to have it. He called me to change my dream and learn other things that was good to me .. Am I really need to change my...
    DorisNg DorisNg 13-15, F Jan 6

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