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I Struggle With Life

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    Every Day Is the Same Thing - I wake up hoping to meet someone fantastic on the internet. Because there's nobody in real life around me either, so I gave up on that a long time ago...
    LylaRocks LylaRocks 26-30, F 7 Responses May 5, 2008

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    It Cant Get Any Worse, I Hope... - rough few years i went to college right after high school and became addicted to drugs. i met a guy in rehab, fell in love with him. we tryed...
    goforit12345 goforit12345 22-25, F Jun 17, 2013

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    Worth Something - Anything? - I see the success of my family and friends and it actually hurts me. You're probably asking why I'm hurt by the success and happiness of others. It's...
    FutureisZERO FutureisZERO 18-21, M 1 Response Aug 10, 2012

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    Alone... - Along again tonight, I begged him to stay but he says his got to do tonight. God i hate feeling this weak like i need him so badly but right now i feel i am on the edge...
    BrokenAngel35 BrokenAngel35 31-35, F Oct 23, 2013

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    People Do Care - its that moment when your brother tackles you to the floor just to get a razor out of your hand from killing yourself. at the time i was mad at him i wanted to be...
    empurple empurple 18-21, F Feb 26, 2012

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    Sad - i am so far away from my family and friends I am in this place where the only thing keeping me up is my babies he wants a break but not one where we live apart only sleep...
    covergirl87 covergirl87 22-25 1 Response Dec 20, 2011

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    Nick Vujicic - He Loves Living Life; He Is Happy. - God bless Nick.Hope this one influences and rejuvenates us all....SummaryFull length video of Motivational TalkSo, TALK THE WALK...
    karmameter karmameter 36-40, M 3 Responses Sep 17, 2013

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    Not Just With the Decision to Live... - but with everything. i always feel like I am one step behind. I wanted to make things better for my parents. I moved out with my boyfriend...
    deleted deleted 26-30 2 Responses Jun 4, 2009

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    Dear EP, Mood: Apathetic I'll spare you the details of my gory life :}D Even though the gore is mostly in my head :{( Don't worry I'll spare you from hearing the Emo Song come...
    SquirrellyChanLuvsAcorns83 SquirrellyChanLuvsAcorns83 18-21 Apr 4

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    Yes, It's True! - I know it may seem like my life is nothing but rainbows, stars, and clovers... wait... that's Lucky Charms... eh, it still applies! Well, the way I get...
    deleted deleted 26-30 3 Responses Jan 23, 2009

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    I am single christian guy who struggles with homosexuality. I have being struggling with it since I was a teenager.I am now 24 and the battle is far from over. I am trusting in God...
    ronwhent47 ronwhent47 22-25, M 1 Response Apr 1

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    I Struggle Not With Myself But With Others; - I think I deal with my struggling with life by forming a philosophy, a way to live. I commit myself wholeheartedly to that philosophy...
    borntolove borntolove 22-25, F 1 Response May 24, 2008

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    I recently got charged with a dui and Although I am grateful I did not hurt anyone or myself, I am beginning to really struggle with the mistake I made and the aftermath it has...
    anonymously3737 anonymously3737 22-25, F 5 Responses Mar 21

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    I struggle with life everyday, I thought nearly dying would make me feel different but it does not, if anything worse and I don't know why
    godswish49 godswish49 46-50, M 3 Responses Apr 4

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    I have had rougher times while growing up. People who you thought you can rely on were the first ones who bailed out on you. I had to learn that at a much earlier part of my life...
    jerome0518 jerome0518 31-35, F Mar 1

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    I am going to the doctors tomorrow to see if I have a chemical imbalance in my brain. I think I'm depressed but not sure.
    firefly400 firefly400 18-21, F 1 Response Mar 9

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    Struggle - I sometimes struggle with day-to-day activity cos it just gets so hard and I don't really understand why. Things just become pointless and a waste of time, I struggled...
    sezy sezy 16-17, F 5 Responses Aug 8, 2007

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    It Was Never Meant to Be Easy. - I hear the expression, "Life wasn't meant to be easy"  an awful lot, and yes its true.  Its impossible to go through life...
    deleted deleted 26-30 8 Responses Jul 29, 2008

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    Mistakes - Everybody makes them. I becoming more and more okay with my predisposition as a human to making them. I just find frustrating how you never really know which way to go...
    Dulcette Dulcette 22-25, F 3 Responses May 28, 2011

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    Pain - I don't know how to change the way I am. I guess you can only be the person you are. I dream constantly about being another person. I don't want to be me. The hurting, the...
    AmZiCo AmZiCo 22-25, F 3 Responses Aug 5, 2011

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    I'm 29 and want to change my career totally! I'm married but unsure of my future with my husband bc he wants kids now and I'm not ready to! I'm too preoccupied with changing...
    anchorsaway1984 anchorsaway1984 26-30, F 2 Responses Jan 10

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    i'm diagnosed with different things and one of them alone makes living everyday a struggle. i take medications but they don't seem to work very well anymore, so it's time to change...
    Spilled Spilled 18-21, F 1 Response Jan 10

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    I Struggle to Stay Above 6feet In the Ground - As I deal with a new beginning stage of my life as I start over again . It is the most painful struggle to find existance again...
    TheStray TheStray 22-25, F 4 Responses Apr 19, 2008

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    Lupus ---the Body's Battle Against Itself!!! - I Struggle with Lupus!!! I was born with this Horrible Disease. N it's a Lifetime Struggle!!! Lupus Mimics over 800 Different...
    Lonelycricket Lonelycricket 51-55, F 2 Responses Feb 21, 2011

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    Feeling envy sometimes.... not good I know but I can't stop that feeling right now. Some people I know who already got their cases done so they would go to USA soon.... It would be...
    fakelife2013 fakelife2013 26-30 Apr 4

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    Sometimes - Sometimes life becomes so unbearable that you can't barely keep going and want to give it all up.   Despair takes over and whisper in your ear that life is...
    jc2009 jc2009 41-45, M 3 Responses Dec 17, 2010

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    And Not Just...Because I Want To End It - I do, on a level, desire to end my life. I am not going to do so. I struggle more with understanding why God would put me on this earth if...
    jellybean93 jellybean93 18-21, F Jun 3, 2013

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    I'M Still Trying To Find My Place - I'm a bit disappointed that I haven't found it yet. I've been looking for quite some time and I've also tried not looking. Neither help much...
    In4Terror4she4spoke In4Terror4she4spoke 22-25, F May 26, 2013

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    Stuck In Replay - my life is like a short vid stuck in replay. it play the same stuff over an over an over an over....im so bored an depress cause i fail almost everything so i got...
    AquilaAqua AquilaAqua 13-15, M May 29, 2013

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    I Am Not Well - I’m not well I’m not well and for so many reasons… I am under a lot of stress and feel unable to take any decision, small or big about anything. I feel...
    chichilimon chichilimon 26-30, F 1 Response May 30, 2013

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    But life never didn't anything to me, itself. It's just people who live their life choose to wreck mine. My life sucks.
    SuicidalSilence SuicidalSilence 13-15 Feb 4

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    Overload - Life's hard, the usual phrase is 'life's hard but it's good'. Somedays it is much harder to remember the good in life. There are days when I believe with ferverent...
    RoaringFlameLostinShadow RoaringFlameLostinShadow 31-35, M 4 Responses Jun 16, 2011

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    Money - Life is hard, but after you surpass the difficulties, it feels great because you achieve something and you overcome it successfully. I know my story is not that worse...
    theoabern0741 theoabern0741 26-30 1 Response Aug 1, 2013

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    Its Meaningless - and it's total Bull$hit. Life is someones version of a sick joke . you live then you die.... what about the hard work? what about all the **** you've had to go...
    luvdrunk luvdrunk 26-30, F 13 Responses Jun 26, 2011

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    ...... - It's 11:26PM thursday night, Another night I can not sleep even I woke up early this morning for work..... Another night without him... It has been 6 months already since...
    fakelife2013 fakelife2013 26-30 Jul 25, 2013

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    Why We All Struggle - We all need something to get our feelings out on, to take all the anger and frustration we feel and express it through that, rather than hurting other people...
    superficialife superficialife 22-25, F Aug 11, 2013

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    Going through the struggles of life on a daily basis....nothing more I can say.
    XxTheHighsxX XxTheHighsxX 16-17, F 1 Response Mar 4

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    Fading Away - Everybody tells me that things will get better but when... When does it get better because I've been patiently waiting, faking laughter and forcing smiles, pretending...
    DrowningInMyOwnSorrow DrowningInMyOwnSorrow 18-21, F 1 Response Sep 17, 2013

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    When life gives you lemons, you're supposed to make lemonade. When life gives me lemons, I feel like I don't know what to do with them.
    khokho204 khokho204 16-17, F Dec 7, 2013

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    Struggling with Mistaken Judgement. - One of my Close Friends was down after a really hard work at JOB due to a stupid judgement of the BOSS. It reminded me of my Days of...
    karmameter karmameter 36-40, M 2 Responses Dec 7, 2013

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    Or Do I? - I'm not sure. I need to think this through... Bear with me. My issue has always been with intellect. I spent much of my life judging myself by the societal benchmark...
    SevenTierCrazyCake SevenTierCrazyCake 31-35, F Mar 19, 2013

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    I dont know why but..it seems like im struggling w my life.I've started to hate my life even more after a few problems that i have to face.I mean i have the people that i love but...
    Shuhadah Shuhadah 13-15, F Feb 19

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    Being a human is bullshit. Sounds completely nihilistic, but that's because it is. Label it any way you want. I have no desire to even try anymore regardless of being told my life...
    LegitimateRabbit LegitimateRabbit 16-17, M 1 Response Feb 24

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    All of my psychic readings will give you instant insight into all areas of life such as Love, Finances, past, present, future and will give you a detailed look into your...
    PsychicAnna PsychicAnna 56-60, F 2 days ago

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    Honestly? Who Doesn't? - I struggle with life, of course. Everyone does in their own way. Who doesn't wake up in the morning with something to worry about? If you have nothing  to...
    SpiritOfTheRabbit SpiritOfTheRabbit 31-35, F 1 Response May 16, 2011

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    Struggle - Lately I feel like everything has been an uphill battle for me. Lost my job over 3 years and have yet to find something full time. My marriage is a mess. I feel...
    JC89 JC89 36-40 Jul 13, 2013

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    I am still fresh out of high school. I've been out 2 years? It sucks because everything is falling apart. No car anymore, barely any money at my job, and now? No place to stay. My...
    ohwee12 ohwee12 18-21, F 2 Responses Dec 2, 2013

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    Wats the Point - Wat is really the point?!?! everyday, more pain is dealt, then love is felt, (wasnt meant to rhyme), wats the point of gettin up in the morning, unless u intend to...
    deleted deleted 26-30 4 Responses Aug 26, 2007

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    The other day I went on a call for a lady who was having suicidal thoughts. I had never seen her before but she instantly reminded me of a suicidal patient I responded to about a...
    Hussarian Hussarian 26-30, M 2 Responses Nov 29, 2013

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    Life Is A Struggle, Accept It..... - Just Stumbled over this Video.....Dedicated to this group....Life is a Struggle, Life is a Journey, Accept it.Happy Journey to all of Us.
    karmameter karmameter 36-40, M 2 Responses Sep 7, 2013

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