I Still Don't Know What I Want to Be When I Grow Up

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    Nearly fifty and I STILL don't know!

    !!! Who wants to grow up anyway???
    picklebobble picklebobble
    51-55, M
    Sep 16, 2014

    I'm graduating with my bachelors degree this

    may, but I'm still not sure what I want to do. Grad school is in the plan but I'm unsure of what my ultimate goal is. I feel like I should have this figured out by now, here I am with a degree and still completely confused.
    mmgirl22 mmgirl22
    22-25, F
    2 Responses Mar 7, 2014

    I'm in an entirely different place

    than I was the last time I posted here. At that time I was very distressed and wanted to give up, but at least I knew I had to hang in there! I'm to a point now, that I finally understand the important things. I am not concerned about what particular career to choose. I've...
    cherryxblossom cherryxblossom
    26-30, F
    5 Responses Mar 7, 2014

    I Am Apparently A 'grown Up'

    But I don't feel like it. I haven't got a clue about anything, what I'm supposed to do, how I'm supposed to cope. I'm in awe of all these normal people that seem to go through life so effortlessly. So much in awe, I want to stab them with their own self worth.
    newmurderer newmurderer
    7 Responses May 15, 2010

    I'M 27 And Lost

    I have concluded, our current methods for high school education are all wrong! Instead of teaching students the importance of 'choosing a career' and throwing out a few random, popular options that they will either completely ignore or choose due to a lack of further education...
    cherryxblossom cherryxblossom
    26-30, F
    Apr 8, 2013

    What Will I Do When My Kids Are........

    .....all in school?? I really seriously don't know what I will do. I guess I will try to find a retail job so that I can be home when my kids are home. OK let me back track a bit here. My three kids are 2, 4, and 6 years old. My oldest will going into first grade soon. Next in...
    BucketFullOfSunshine BucketFullOfSunshine
    Aug 7, 2008
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