I The Black Sheep of the Family

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 46 People

    Disowned-ish.

    I am no longer invited to participate in activities with my father's side of the family.This is because of his wife.We had some issues.  She acted in such a way towards me and my family (ex and kids) that the kids asked me, "Mommy, why doesn't grandma love us anymore?"I don...
    DopeyGirl DopeyGirl
    36-40, F
    Jan 14, 2010

    "That's Me"

      I am the one who could never do anything right, but my sister, she was/is treated like she can never do any wrong. I got so sick and tired of being judges by people who really needed to look in the mirror, because they had done.still do way worse than I have ever done. I was...
    TwilightDream TwilightDream
    36-40, F
    1 Response Dec 2, 2011

    The Odd One Out

    I come from a large family. Our home had a mom, dad maternal grandmother and 6 siblings. (5 girls one boy) I am the middle child, the only one to graduate from college, the only one with a "professional career". The only one to have public press about success in the...
    codeblue codeblue
    51-55
    2 Responses Aug 21, 2009

    Forever Judged, Black Sheep. Banned From Extended Family.

    For the past couple years, we (DH, DD, DS) have been banned from all Family events. Some things happened that I was judged hardcore over... a lot of lies were told by one person that everyone believes. My lack of ability to confront and say the right things... has us no longer...
    Dimples3000 Dimples3000
    46-50, F
    Nov 11, 2013

    Miss Black Sheep

    In every family no matter wat race or country theres always one person who is not like the others and that is kown as a black sheep BAA! Im an adverge gal but i have alot of brothers i have 3 and my mom and dad They see me as a baby bird who cant fly I am the youngest with means...
    Stellabella14 Stellabella14
    18-21, F
    Oct 21, 2013

    My dad called me a disappointment.

    He looks at me around the house like I killed his favorite dog. I've been called that many times but no matter how many times I cry or try the hardest, it was not enough for him. He's a drunk so whenever he is drunk he calls me that. He calls me a disappointment (yet people...
    middlechild274 middlechild274
    22-25, F
    2 Responses May 15, 2014

    Wow! I just found out today on face book

    that there is a family reunion in Dallas On October 17th.Folks will be coming here from as far as Michigan! Not one single family member bothered to tell Me.Sooo I made them all a little video to share on face book... https://youtu.be/s130va8xVQc
    The1960texan The1960texan
    51-55, M
    5 Responses Oct 15, 2015

    Did I Bring This On Myself? Or Does My Family Really Prefer to Stay Away From Me?

      My mom re-married when I was 14 and we moved across the country away from my friends, family and bio-dad who died less than a year after I left my birthplace. We became a blended family of blood siblings and step siblings – I inherited three step sisters overnight...
    SiriusChick SiriusChick
    36-40, F
    Sep 26, 2009

    Go To Church

    Wtf my aunt tells me to go to church and makes fun of me for not going.... But you cannot even hold a 20 second spiritual conversation with her about souls, spirits and the supernatural without her freaking out and running away pretending as if i am some evil satanic witch...
    indigowitch indigowitch
    22-25, F
    1 Response Jun 1, 2013

    Oh Well

    At least I'm awesome=P
    musared musared
    16-17, F
    Aug 23, 2009

    Youngest in The Family

    Well I'm the smallest of the WHOLE Family :/ I have 7 cousins (3 girls, 4 boys) the oldest is 30 and the Youngest is 19 , My sister is 20 , my Brother is 21 and I'm 15 :) So basically we have Nothing in common they all treat me Like I'm 10 and barely anyone understands me not...
    Candy1211 Candy1211
    16-17, F
    Aug 16, 2012

    Did I Bring This On Myself? Or Does My Family Really Prefer to Stay Away From Me?

      My mom re-married when I was 14 and we moved across the country away from my friends, family and bio-dad who died less than a year after I left my birthplace. We became a blended family of blood siblings and step siblings – I inherited three step sisters overnight...
    SiriusChick SiriusChick
    36-40, F
    Sep 26, 2009
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