I Sometimes Hate Growing Up to Learn the Truth

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 40 People

    Story3: A Brother I'll Never Know.

    My parents: My mom's had three marriages, I have an older half-sis, and a step-sis a year younger, both of them are now married with kids and all that. My dad's had four-I mean THREE marriages, I have an older half-sis (same age as other half-sis actually), and a...
    dedre dedre
    31-35, M
    3 Responses Jun 8, 2009

    Even Then Sometime We Never Know The Truth

    I have always wondered why many things happened as a child, and as I grew up with my birth family. Some things have been hinted at in the last few years but all the players are dead, or I do not trust them. All I really know is I to this day consider my second family my family...
    rickibrat2 rickibrat2
    61-65, M
    May 23, 2012

    Story2: My Mom Almost Dies On Purpose, and My Sister Tells Me 8 Years Later

    Back in 1990, my half-brother died in accidental suicide via Russian Roulette with a friend. I was nearly 8, it was traumatic, caused a lot of grief and loss within the entire family. Starting about two or three years later, my parents separated and were working towards a divorce...
    dedre dedre
    31-35, M
    4 Responses May 27, 2009

    Story 1: My Birth Was Questionable and I Never Knew

    My parent's met in San Diego, California, sometime in the very late 70's. My mother married very young to an Italian man in Illinois before that, she had two children by him, and they divorced. In walks my dad, to my mother the waitress, raising two kids in San Diego. He was a...
    dedre dedre
    31-35, M
    4 Responses May 24, 2009

    My Initial Entry Into This New Group I Created...

    I decided to make this group tonight. I searched around other experiences with similar spelling, ideas, and so-forth. I usually greatly despise those who create empty groups; you can call it an experience, but I see little gained in the EP community if you create a...
    dedre dedre
    31-35, M
    1 Response May 24, 2009
More Stories