I Stumbled Upon Ep Accidentally

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    Looking For Ways To Cope

    I literally stumbled on EP by accident looking for ways to cope in the wake of my uncle's death Valentine's Day of this year. I can honestly say that it was one of the best 'mistakes' I've ever made and I wouldn't trade it for all the world. EP, despite having its fair share of...
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    2 Responses Oct 7, 2009

    Searching For Answers

    I was doing an search for information about depression one day in college and someone's story was part of the results.  I clicked on it and little did I know I would be sucked into this place.  Complete accident and never expected.  I love it here, minus the...
    filthydieseltech filthydieseltech
    22-25, F
    1 Response Mar 25, 2010

    Pure Randomness

    It was complete randomness that I found this site.  I wasn't looking for anything that this wonderful site offers.  I was on facebook, messing around on one of the quizzes, then at the side I saw this link.  It was a heritage link.  I thought it...
    SerenaDragonfly SerenaDragonfly
    22-25, F
    2 Responses Jan 18, 2009

    A Cooincidence

    I am a boy who wants to be a girl. I don't need to get into that very much, but I googled it, and I found it on experience project. I found more about this website and its now my thing I AM SOO GLAD
    confessionstotell confessionstotell
    13-15, M
    May 16, 2012

    Gotta Go!

    I don't even remember how I stumbled into EP.  I liked the concept but got bored of the BS fairly quickly.  I deleted my account and few months later a friend at work was ranting about this site she found....yep, EP.  So I created a new account and here I am...
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    2 Responses Oct 5, 2009

    Can't Remember How....

    I can't remember now how I found EP, but I can say that I am very happy I have!! I was feeling low, like everyone, things get to you, life seems to take over sometimes, and you are looking for an outlet, somewhere to 'disappear', to just be.... and I found that here; But i also...
    lostlittlefirefly lostlittlefirefly
    36-40, F
    Jun 9, 2012

    Glad I Did

    I came across this site from a link on facebook i think it was music to match your mood. well anyway it was a total accident but I'm glad I did find this site I really enjoy it I can vent here with out having people criticize me. It's a great site especially considering the fact...
    mak314 mak314
    26-30, F
    Mar 27, 2008


    One of my facebook friends did this app where he selected his heritage.  So I decided I wanted to do it too.  When I filled out my heritage, there were like ten questions to answer.  I answered them and was redirected to EP.  I groaned because I didn...
    urbrandofheroin urbrandofheroin
    22-25, F
    May 18, 2009

    I Was Searching For Sureys.

    Bang. I found Experinceproject.
    mother1983 mother1983
    31-35, F
    2 Responses May 10, 2010

    Checked Something On Google;

    i was chatting with my friend on MSN and i was just checking something on line i think it was something to do with sadness and i saw EP. i clicked and i was like whats this? i clicked it and began reading and reading and reading. then i showed it to my friend that i was talking...
    zipseal zipseal
    Feb 14, 2009

    What Is Ep?

    One day I was just browsing the Internet looking for whatever that interested me at that moment lol.  Anyway I just suddenly came across this site and I loved it so much that I joined and started collecting all the experiences that I now have and continue to do so.  I...
    atttddiva atttddiva
    26-30, F
    Mar 6, 2009

    Looking For Help

    I was looking for a diabetic support group and stumbled upon EP and I have been hooked since I have tried other sites but I keep coming home to EP
    librakitty05 librakitty05
    41-45, F
    1 Response Jan 5, 2009

    Trying To Spell Experience

    Googling the word to figure out if I had spelt it right and suprise a social network happy i found it
    MissTori MissTori
    18-21, F
    Dec 23, 2012

    Just Wanderingaround the Net

    I was chatting with a friend, and to tell you the truth, I wasn't interested in the conversation at all.  So, I started to wander around the Internet and found EP.  I joined that day, but it took me a week or two actively comment.  Now, I can't imagine not being...
    goddessone goddessone
    41-45, F
    2 Responses Mar 19, 2008

    Until we all meet again,

    stay strong what ever you guys feel you are struggling with. Remember life comes in waves, ride them out and try to have as much fun riding!!! Amen M
    nyzbeast nyzbeast
    Apr 21

    Can't Remember How...

    Well not quite true... I'm a google freak so it would have been via there... but I can't remember what I was googling... some would say it's age... (the remembering bit..)
    simplyus simplyus
    46-50, M
    Sep 26, 2008

    Hi, my name is Jamie.

    As you already know, I actually found out about this on accident. I was trying find a solution to my problems and I guess I just stumbled upon here. I learned that people on here are different than people of the outside world.
    LovingChihiro LovingChihiro
    18-21, M
    2 Responses Jan 7, 2014

    That One Night In January

    I remember it clearly: It was my friend Allie's birthday so I was makin' a CD for her of all the songs that reminded me other and out friendship. Lolz... I was searching on google "best friend songs" and EP came up, of course I didn't know, and it came up to that song...
    stripesANDsunshine stripesANDsunshine
    18-21, F
    Jun 9, 2008

    Google and It Will Be Found

    One day I was doing random google searchs on different topics and a stoy from this site poped up and I have been here ever since.
    Grits4life Grits4life
    46-50, F
    3 Responses Aug 26, 2008

    EP has been OK. Met some cool people

    and others that don't fit in the cool category. If any of my friends want to stay in touch, please message me. Ciao
    gnikool gnikool
    56-60, M
    Apr 20
    ZombieBaitMaiden ZombieBaitMaiden
    31-35, F
    Jun 17, 2014

    "I Stumbled Upon Ep Accidentally"

    I ended here by searching for stories of the sexual nature. For after my traumatic injury I was exploring different things to do. Was not looking for the same ole same ole. So in Feb 09 was searching and came to this site from another page. I became curious very quick. Turns out...
    cjpsf5 cjpsf5
    41-45, M
    Apr 18, 2009


    I was procrastinating on the computer as usual (that sounds wrong to me >.<) when I found EP. I believe it was through Google, however I can't remember what I was searching. Anyway I'm glad I found it! It's now one of my favourite websites. I think the whole idea of...
    UnseenBlossom UnseenBlossom
    18-21, F
    Nov 19, 2008

    Was Google's Fault!!

    I too like sooooooooo many others discovered EP by complete accident! I was googling at work for a gift.......and the keyword I used apparently was the same for a story that someone had written here. So I came on and read it and thought what is this place? So I signed up and...
    MegJgeM MegJgeM
    36-40, F
    Nov 19, 2008

    Lol...like most I found this site

    while roaming online. I decided to give it a try, I was shocked by a lot of experiences here, roamed around found experiences I could relate to , started answering questions, hearting stuff, well I'm here.....I like My circle:)
    Treasure7 Treasure7
    36-40, F
    Mar 15

    Searching Wiki For Something Better

    I was looking up 'social network' on wikipedia. I used to love 43things but their new makeover made them less user friendly. I knew there had to be something better out there for me...facebook was too empty, myspace too fake, linkedIn too business-y. And then there was EP...
    ohsovery ohsovery
    26-30, F
    May 6, 2008

    Well I Was Feeling Down

    It felt like there wasn't anyone who was like me. So I just googled 'people like me' and there the first site was EP I don't know why but it felt like i was going to be happy on this site and I am. I'd tell my friends to join but this place feels like its just for me...
    chaosXIII chaosXIII
    22-25, M
    14 Responses Jun 19, 2009

    Some Days I Wish I Had Kept On Going.

    i was just browsing the net when i came across an ad for ep and decided to register. for the most part, i'm glad i stopped and stayed but there have been times when i wish i had kept on going and bypassed this joint. there have been many good times but ep is also a reminder of...
    jerrica jerrica
    46-50, F
    4 Responses Jun 15, 2011


    I was searching for some text on depression, Then I found EP, It was Christmas and I felt really sad, And I have been in love with EP ever since
    LordVoldemort LordVoldemort
    36-40, F
    2 Responses May 11, 2010

    I came on here because I found a post about

    friends through google and since then I've been hooked xD
    deleted deleted
    1 Response Dec 30, 2014

    What Was I......

    looking for?  To be able to flirt with someone on-line? To find a friend?  To be able to what??? I don't know what I was doing in the surfing of the net that night, but somehow I got the Experience Project on one of the tabs on my browser. It stuck.  I found...
    mtvlm mtvlm
    41-45, M
    2 Responses Mar 3, 2009

    And would like find similar apps

    for meeting people - anyone know of any
    40fitguy 40fitguy
    46-50, M
    Sep 12, 2014


    I searched something through Google- and it found an experience with that name. I liked the idea of sharing your stories, so I registered. I am so glad now- I found many kind people here and it showed me that I'm not alone in my troubles. It helped me a lot, so all I want to say...
    nicerain nicerain
    18-21, F
    5 Responses Jun 23, 2008

    story of my life, thought it was like one of

    those quizzes or something lol and I decided to stay around
    Zurea Zurea
    26-30, T
    Sep 28, 2015

    I Felt Sad

    and then decided to google how i felt hoping someone had a solution to calm my nerves, and i found a group that i could relate to, read a few stories found more groups and i was hooked.
    agonyblue agonyblue
    Sep 25, 2011

    On One Of My

    extremely depressed days, i typed in "i'm hate my life and wish i was dead", and low and behold it led to a group/experience with the same title..i came on in..liked the site..joined..and the rest is history!
    lostprophet lostprophet
    22-25, F
    2 Responses Jan 7, 2010

    My Little Story

      Yesterday I joined this site after I stumbled upon it in a really unexpected way. I was talking to some guy, he was telling me how he got high with some serious drug, can't remember its name now, and what did he feel. It was fun talking to him, he was describing some...
    Sasasing Sasasing
    16-17, M
    Feb 3, 2010

    I Am New Here

    I just found this website about 20 minutes ago and it seems really cool. I hope I meet interesting people and stick around here for a long time.
    dopehat dopehat
    22-25, M
    Dec 14, 2012

    My First EP Interaction

    April 25, 2012 - SuicidalChick wow.. In what kind of place do you live? Never thought in my entire life that someone could go through such things in a such short period of time. I stumbled on this article as I was browsing "I am dead" on google, but now I see, that I'm not as...
    Dan193 Dan193
    22-25, M
    Apr 17, 2013


    I was looking for something in Google when a story from EP showed up in my search.  I clicked on it, not knowing at the time what it was or what EP was. I was curious after reading the story, so I set p my account and looked around.  I discovered that this was a...
    darknight darknight
    46-50, M
    2 Responses Aug 12, 2008

    I was searching for other things

    that are driving me, and ended up on here. Interesting what sort of topics are talked about and share on here. Would for sure not have expected to find something like this here, with the search terms i have put in ;) (oh and if anyone is curious what i searched for, the...
    MindDevourer MindDevourer
    36-40, M
    Dec 30, 2014
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