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I Survive Life

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 113 People

    Day By Day

    that`s how i do it.it the only way i can do it.
    ghostofmyself ghostofmyself 36-40 Apr 2, 2009

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    Feeling Way Too Damn Good

    You might be a known crazy woman going manic if...Your daughter posts a jump castle on your facebook page and notes "This is so you Mom" and you reply, "Hell - yeah - clear out the kids - I could bounce all day." (and you have 6 grandchildren)You drive down the road on a great...
    jenvice jenvice 46-50, F Jul 8, 2013

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    I Gotta Get Better Before I Get To The End..

    I've had the plan for many many years, I have to become alot better skier first, it'll be an accicdent yet not. I need to have the ability to ski the extreme stuff, I'll be good enough to justify skiing at the limit, getting myself out of positions I should of never gotten...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Mar 14, 2012

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    My Life As It Stands

    I do not really know how to describe myself to the world. I am a mother of a beautiful little girl. I am a student in college. I am a great friend with no real friends except the ones who live too far away. I have lots of pets. I love to eat and cook and sleep. My favorite thing...
    lml369 lml369 22-25, F Aug 30, 2012

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    Survivalist Advice

    No matter how horribly life treats you, your heart still beats. Unless you take drastic action to adversely affect your health, your body wants to live. Even when your soul wants to lie down and die. My survivalist body has helped strengthen my soul in ways I never thought...
    xine07 xine07 22-25, F 2 Responses Oct 29, 2008

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    H O P E

    Hope is definitely not the same as optimism. It is not the conviction that something will turn out well, but the certainty that makes sense, regardless of how it turns out.----Vaclav Havel
    lookingwindow lookingwindow 41-45, F Dec 18, 2012

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    Still I Rise

    I could tell horror stories, but I won't. I've gotten strength as well as weaknesses from the trials and tribulations. Whether there is an after life or not, I live as a kind person. 
    dirtydarkness dirtydarkness 26-30, F Jan 17, 2012

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    We All Do

    Even though I try to be optimistic and to enjoy my life, this is often the way I feel. I always seem to be telling myself how the future is going to be amazing, but when I start thinking about the present, I'm not as positive. Don't get me wrong; I am grateful for the life that I...
    TheRealJade TheRealJade 18-21, F Jan 19, 2012

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    At The Point

    I am just triying to survive, just trying to hold on.It gets difficult, but that's what life is all about
    CrazyHippieChick CrazyHippieChick 22-25, F 1 Response Feb 16, 2011

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    DAILY

    I'VE HAD SOME GOOD DAYS AND SOME BAD DAYS. SOMETIMES I FEEL LIKE I'M WALKING THROUGH A MINE FIELD. PEOPLE WHO I'VE LOVED IN THE PAST WERE OUT TO DESTROY ME. TRIALS AND CIRCUMSTANCES MEANT TO BREAK ME DOWN ONLY REINFORCED ME. I AM STRONGER FOR IT, BECAUSE OF IT. I GUESS THAT WAS...
    fukkboii fukkboii 36-40, F 2 Responses Oct 30, 2008

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    Related Experiences

    Back in November my friends and I survived a near fatal rollover accident. I have no recognition of what happened. One of my friends was ejected about 50ft from the car and was...
    1mxv11 1mxv11 18-21, M 2 Responses Feb 22

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    Here is what I know from my life experiences. I can never trust anyone. Nobody cares about anyone but themselves. People will lie to your face and pretend to care about you just...
    Zzzwriter Zzzwriter 41-45, M 1 Response 6 hrs ago

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    I grew up in a home with neglectful and/or abusive and absentee parents, and as a result I wasn't taught anything about life, and just general life skills that every person should...
    Undeadly Undeadly 41-45, F Feb 6

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    “The fear of death follows from the fear of life. A man who lives fully is prepared to die at any time.” - Mark Twain You only live once, and life is tragically short. It’s...
    Brunette4U Brunette4U 31-35, F 1 Response 7 hrs ago

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    A life of up and downs',twist and turns, The first fall needs a back-up Been through all the struggles but Im still living That is the life of a fighter The life of a successful...
    yassirarafat12 yassirarafat12 18-21, M 5 days ago

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    Golden Rules about Life... 1. Examine life, engage life with vengeance; always search for new pleasures and new destines to reach with your mind. 2. Worry only about the things...
    Brunette4U Brunette4U 31-35, F 7 hrs ago

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    So I ran away a couple of days ago, and they made me come back (they= police and family). They said they were gonna change and so far that's bullshit. I am leaving when I turn 17...
    nomnommings nomnommings 16-17, F 1 Response Feb 18

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    Money and power are but just one of the reasons why people becomes greed. Why people had to sacrifice. Why people do filthy things just to gain a lot of wealth. I won't deny, we...
    ShadesofWhite67 ShadesofWhite67 26-30, F 1 Response 6 days ago

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    After an end of something that I thought mattered. Set up and have discussed more business plans. Took myself, family & friends out to many outings and felt so much joy it was...
    BlueSkysAreCold BlueSkysAreCold 22-25, F 4 days ago

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    I don't know how to comprehend depression. it is so strange, it's easy to catch you off guard. it caught me when my dad died of pancreatic cancer in june of 2012. I am not the same...
    HannaTheSwedishChick HannaTheSwedishChick 16-17, F 2 days ago

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    i am feeling so so so lonely........ i have no one in my life... not any true love or a true friend with whom i could share my feelings. i hate being extra normal, which i am not...
    strongbutweak strongbutweak 13-15, F 1 Response 11 hrs ago

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    What is it that you really want to do ? What is your own special dream that you want to live out ? Do you believe your life is going to be a masterpiece like the Mona Lisa, or is...
    Brunette4U Brunette4U 31-35, F 1 Response 7 hrs ago

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    He is so far away, like the stars in the heavens above or the moon that looks down upon me. How I wish I could fly into the skies and into his embrace. To have the emptiness in my...
    walker13sl walker13sl 22-25, F Feb 6

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    well I have deleted my journal, I mean what's the point of recording all the unfortunate events that I have been through in the past couple of months, instead I will improve myself...
    Solitaire91 Solitaire91 22-25, M 2 Responses Feb 14

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    Will I just wake up one day and say this is it, enough is enough? I need to dig deeper than I've ever had to dig.......life is passing me by! Give me strength.
    Inspireme1 Inspireme1 46-50, F 4 Responses Feb 17

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    I'm scared to be a dad. My girlfriend might be pregnant and I am terrified that I am not mature enough to be a good father. This would be completely unplanned and I have no idea...
    vicarious1234567 vicarious1234567 26-30 2 Responses Feb 25

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    Am proof. Have survived many. Unfortunately.
    convertihd convertihd 46-50, M 20 hrs ago

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    4:02 pm i want to shortlisted them and start a new life i will mention them one by one and then shutting down by myself. may them happy in life
    aishahGhaz aishahGhaz 18-21, F 16 hrs ago

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    I have several EP friends who have crossed over to my real life. I've been on this site 4.5yrs and have developed close friendships with some. I have a fantastic business partner...
    hadyourchance hadyourchance 31-35, F 15 hrs ago

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    I want to share, the blackest chapter of My life, i know, nobody Will read but Here i go, let me turn on the music... And: Under My smile, Im always smiling, under My flesh, i...
    Sorrowonmyheart Sorrowonmyheart 18-21, M 8 hrs ago

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    “Life is such unutterable hell, solely because it is sometimes beautiful. If we could only be miserable all the time, if there could be no such things as love or beauty or faith...
    Brunette4U Brunette4U 31-35, F 2 Responses 5 hrs ago

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    Life is always changing. No matter how you try to keep it stagnant, it will evolve. I realize that life is about finding the beauty and lesson in all things.
    Outmyshell Outmyshell 31-35, F 1 Response 5 hrs ago

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    Im 16 about to turn 17 i already have a daughter she is 5 months old couple of weeks ago i found out that i am going to have another baby. About a month ago i got expelled from...
    rolando1231 rolando1231 16-17, M 1 Response 2 hrs ago

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    How do i ever get confidence in myself I really hate I'm struggling with this all my life and it stops me from doing anything :( also I really hate it I'm gay and chubby ugh I used...
    quattrodsg88 quattrodsg88 26-30, M 16 hrs ago

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    Feeling sad.. life mein ek sachche pyar ki kami hai.. last year, pehle lagta tha ki sab mil gaya.. par kuchh din ki khushi, phir udaasi.. kabhi akelapan mehsoos hota hai... kya...
    rko683 rko683 31-35, M 7 hrs ago

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    My life has been consumed, I have moved to 6 different "homes" and currently, I still don't have my own bedroom because I'm stuck at this stupid boarding school and I hate it to...
    FoxFan64 FoxFan64 13-15, M 6 hrs ago

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    I am feeling so relieved today,,,,, I know we can't go back and make a brand new start ,,, but we can start now to make a brand new end,,,,:))) what a life;))
    mdbest4u mdbest4u 26-30, M 1 Response 4 hrs ago

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    ok maybe not hate.... but I know for sure that I hate myself. I'm not that attractive, people think I'm weird so they dont talk to me, I'm not smart in school so I doubt i'll ever...
    mandycandy0123 mandycandy0123 16-17, F 2 hrs ago

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    Whether it is a boy or girl everyone wants or have a dream about their life partner and i am no different On this day I feel like pouring my heart here for my sake alone and even...
    FightingTillTheEnd FightingTillTheEnd 31-35, M Feb 15

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    So, for starters, I'm 20 and I live in NC. I'm an Eagle Scout, a college student, and a christian. My life hasn't been one of perfection or glitz and glamour, but it hasn't that...
    MyLifeInANotebook MyLifeInANotebook 18-21, M Feb 8

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    Don’t have a thought attack. This weekend was a true test to apply the principles I have been learning for the past couple of months. I was presented with a very difficult...
    KemiKill KemiKill 36-40, F 16 Responses Feb 9

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    Fear. That is all it started. I have been through a busy childhood. My childishness was early taken away from me, and at a very young age, such as six years old, I learned to act...
    diane1996 diane1996 18-21, F 3 Responses Feb 11

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    I really don’t like living, I hate my life and I just don’t feel like if I belong in this world. My family thinks I am dumb and that I will never achieve anything in life. I...
    Miserabelle Miserabelle 16-17, F Feb 13