I Think If We Fix Parents We Would Not Have To Fix Schools

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    In my life I have met many people and experienced many things. From martial arts to a heart transplant things always seem to normalize some way. The last story I will tell is my...
    Pyrodis Pyrodis
    18-21, M
    Apr 21
    To all who still think about suicide or have a depression. You don't have to be alone. we can be friends and I'll try to make you feel better and see the bright side of things. I...
    soyyoprincesa soyyoprincesa
    22-25, F
    Apr 21
    My 3rd grader has struggled in school from Headstart up to this very point. I noticed delays in his speech right before two years old. I expressed my concerns to his pediatrician...
    Vette601 Vette601
    36-40, F
    Apr 19
    I was 6 years away from retirement when I was unjustly fired and discriminated against at AT&T. As a result I lost my monthly pension that I would have received for the rest of my...
    EdwardKellner EdwardKellner
    41-45, M
    2 Responses Apr 19
    So I'm 27 married with one toddler. We have lived on our own ever since graduating from high school in a different city because we went to college. Now we've graduated. I got...
    panda8944 panda8944
    26-30, F
    Apr 19
    My bucket list is: 1: Find the person I loved the most, that involves me traveling across Europe. Only one more year, and I'll have enough money to do it. 2: Go on a drug fueled...
    Drifter15 Drifter15
    18-21, M
    Apr 18
    I don't know how this site works anymore so I guess it's best that it's leaving. did blogs disappear? i wrote some good sh*t there. oh well. Anyway. Goodbye, EP. It's been nice...
    Yoru Yoru
    18-21
    1 Response Apr 18
    We work together and it was awhile before he actually asked for my number. we're both the same age and we've gotten soo close..i like him a lot but we aren't rushing anything. I'm...
    A1Csladiie A1Csladiie
    22-25, F
    Apr 18
    I do make me have sex for good grades
    ninabxtch ninabxtch
    22-25, F
    4 Responses Apr 18
    in some ways I wish he would have done it to me. not him telling me what to do then me doing it to myself. because if he did it then I could blame him but I blame myself and it...
    Forevertired23 Forevertired23
    22-25, F
    2 Responses Apr 14
    Yeah probably would have had a more enriching life. Though I try to make the best of things now. but yes there would be that one thing i'd change. But...... For now, life...
    atticusimoes atticusimoes
    36-40, M
    1 Response Apr 14
    A year ago I attempted suicide for the first time. I don't remember exactly what the reason was at the time but it had to do with my parents and my life being screwed up in the...
    abby3333333 abby3333333
    18-21, F
    3 Responses Apr 13
    Going into freshman year of college, I expected it to be one of the best times of my life. Quite the contrary, in fact I've gone through some of my lowest points this year. If...
    SMA13 SMA13
    18-21, F
    3 Responses Apr 13
    A moment of silence please... Gone... Here no more... They were the best... Today I lost my favorite pair of skinny jeans. Ok, I know so dramatic lol. Well if you had this pair...
    cmyk323 cmyk323
    36-40, F
    1 Response Apr 13
    For those that have been betrayed, I want to leave stories in the archives that they might find helpful should they stumble across this site. Is your spouse's cheating your fault...
    kpitup kpitup
    56-60, F
    1 Response Apr 13
    For those that have been betrayed, I want to leave stories in the archives that they might find helpful should they stumble across this site. Is your spouse's cheating your fault...
    kpitup kpitup
    56-60, F
    Apr 13
    Today I almost fainted. I did not receive an important e-mail (it was about a result of a very important exam) so when my friend showed me his e-mail I felt a rush inside my body...
    Katerinafaith Katerinafaith
    18-21, F
    Apr 13
    This past few days have been rough. This isn't a short story, be aware. Over a year ago, my mother had been going through changes in her life. She was aging, and had not been...
    Wudugat Wudugat
    18-21, F
    1 Response Apr 13
    The upside of social media: You meet people you never would have met otherwise.The downside of social media: You meet people you never would have met otherwise.
    Rutterman Rutterman
    36-40, M
    2 Responses Apr 12
    I met with her last night at my therapy appointment. I haven't been to her house in 8 months. Honestly, I thought things would go smoothly like last time and I would have the upper...
    kayla459 kayla459
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Apr 12
    And I will again just by be alive, I am a sinner and that is for me to confess and not you to profess. I pray. I will pray with you. l do not pray for you do not think that you...
    DirtyRead DirtyRead
    36-40, M
    Apr 12
    When i say i think they dont trust me im almost sure about it .at one point in my life im nkt sure they ever really did. I may be acting ridiculous about this but it is how i feel...
    breakinghope breakinghope
    16-17, F
    1 Response Apr 12
    Why do I always go through this. You know when you really care about someone and they mean everything to you. Those people who impact your life unexpectedly. I fell in love with...
    Thelostsoulslasthope Thelostsoulslasthope
    13-15, F
    Apr 12
    even when I was a teen I was still sent to the corner as punishment. sometimes it was after a spanking or for a small thing that I did wrong. when it was for a small thing I...
    RubyWinter77 RubyWinter77
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Apr 11
    **Not Feeling Helpless Anymore - Gaining Control Of My Anxiety And Thoughts** Hey guys, I'm relatively new to this thread but I looove the support this community has. Wish I found...
    SyazKhan SyazKhan
    18-21, M
    2 Responses Apr 10
    since most of you left and this site is going down soon, I thought I'd post my most unusual turn on XD sometimes late at night I like to drive somewhere secluded, get naked from...
    DragonTheDragon DragonTheDragon
    26-30, M
    Apr 10
    So with my unexpected happiness lately, I've been remembering things. Things that were supposed to die so long ago. But why am I so happy and remembering things that I've...
    EridianaAndErin EridianaAndErin
    13-15, F
    Apr 10
    Social phobia is like when you hold onto trash because you're scared to throw it away, or wait for an hour to do something because you don't want other people to think you did it...
    NyBrid NyBrid
    13-15, F
    Apr 10
    Why do I have to rise my mom. She never raised me. She was never there for me. Some how I have to make sure she is fine. She pissed me off even more that same came to me drunk and...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Apr 9
    Did oral on a guy !! I don't know why people are so shock in less every girl in you past went down on you then I'll be the first to say no , i have to be married to think of that...
    LucidxxShivery LucidxxShivery
    26-30, F
    1 Response Apr 9
    Love is magical, pure and nice Or is it just a vice? Luring everyone to the unforeseen Death and blood hot on its heels Why is it so hard to love Or itโ€™s the forgetting part that...
    bujji14 bujji14
    22-25, F
    Apr 9
    A few years ago one night after dinner with friend of ours we went to the bar for drinks. He and I sat their while my wife went to the ladies room. In the middle of our...
    luckydog321 luckydog321
    70+, M
    1 Response Apr 9
    We are a married couple of girls 5 and 8 and we are very strict (that doesnt mean spanking) parents. We have lots of rules and strict about them. We love to be friends with other...
    StrictFamily StrictFamily
    31-35, M
    2 Responses Apr 8
    "If it wasn't for this music, I don't know how I would have fought this." || "I'd die for you" that's easy to say. We have a list of people that we would take. A bullet for them. A...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Apr 8
    There Is Enough Room For Everyone- This happened right after my baby sister was born, which was about 3 months before I turned 4, and is one of my earliest memories. It came to me...
    2ndBorn1stSon 2ndBorn1stSon
    22-25, M
    Apr 7
    From a child's point of view, growing up, it felt like my mum and I were very close, and that she loved me. I absolutely idolised her, but it always felt like she brushed off my...
    lottie57 lottie57
    13-15, F
    1 Response Apr 7
    Ok, this is very BTIBC (big tongue in big cheek) fun, but, having been with my now wife for some 42+ years and neither of us having strayed (at least I know I haven't!), I wish I...
    TValentine TValentine
    56-60, M
    Apr 6
    Alcohol has been a big impact on my life. My dad was practically drinking everyday and then coming home late at night to have fights with me. One day he took it too far and tried...
    EllieeSealeyy666 EllieeSealeyy666
    16-17, F
    Apr 6
    FTR I would like to point out isn't it strange how when Bruce Lee, Easy E, MJ and (maybe Elvis Presley too)?? Died a nurse or doctor was by their side? I know it's common but they...
    Sazzio Sazzio
    26-30, M
    1 Response Apr 5
    Part 2. The dream continued. Turns out the guy hadn't always been a loner. He used to paint beautiful Easter eggs and composed really great songs for church, before he became a...
    Hush92 Hush92
    18-21, F
    Apr 5
    Sometimes, I wish I could go back to my childhood, and on some occasions never grow up. I had so many friends that I would hang out with and talk to. I didn't have a care in the...
    FreshAirLover FreshAirLover
    18-21, M
    1 Response Apr 5
    Bear with me, this is going to be a long story, but I need to get this off my chest. I am happy people found these places to vent and some people were lucky enough to become aware...
    Horriblesister Horriblesister
    51-55, F
    1 Response Apr 4
    I have been thinking of that ever since. If anyone will follow Jesus.. Then I think this world would be such an awesome place. Everyone is kind with each other. Everyone loves each...
    yayepisoverimsad yayepisoverimsad
    22-25, F
    2 Responses Apr 4
    Her nickname is panda and she's beautiful. She's adorable and cute but very sassy with an attitude like no other but that is why I love her to pieces. She is my best friend and my...
    ScarM3 ScarM3
    18-21, F
    1 Response Apr 4
    I'm male but I got beat up by a girl. I didn't want to hit her cause I knew I'd knock her out. We were 13 at the time. She had been in many fights before and had never lost, and...
    Tegrais134 Tegrais134
    16-17, M
    Apr 4
    Don't you think we NEED to have a drunken party??๐Ÿ˜•To say goodbyeeeeeeeeeeeee to Eeeee Peeeeee???๐Ÿ˜…I'm up for it - but I'm sure I'll be joining any virtual party from my chair...
    BSTisapain BSTisapain
    46-50, F
    1 Response Apr 4
    I'm reading all of your comments at the crack of dawn because deep down I am feeling so depressed and down because of this. I'm a second-semester freshmen and I feel really lonely...
    Helloimjoy Helloimjoy
    18-21, F
    1 Response Apr 4
    I know I can grow on this website as a person
    uniquelychallenged uniquelychallenged
    18-21, F
    Apr 4
    dear Chip, i got the tickets baby... I'm so sorry i missed her appearance the first time around. but some how, some way... i knew that she would be coming back to this tiny...
    VeritasAequitas VeritasAequitas
    31-35, F
    Apr 3
    i was just thinking back on my life and my present life. how I've been battling depression and anxiety for years. and i read something on face book that brought me to thinking...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Apr 3
    EP...you were my FIRST social forum that becameva part of me, that fitted me, that reflected me, that allowed me to SHOUT to the world about me....For me NOTHING else will do...
    LozzyFromRome LozzyFromRome
    46-50, M
    2 Responses Apr 3
    When I was in Junior High the whole class got it one at a time, for misbehaving substitute teacher. Our science teacher was strict and didn't tolerate talking or not doing what...
    davedexp davedexp
    56-60, M
    1 Response Apr 3
    My fathers temper was explosive, toward my brother mostly. But the fear belonged to all of us equally, you just never quite knew what was going to set him off, who, when, why...
    Tanjamaree Tanjamaree
    46-50, F
    3 Responses Apr 3
    EP is ending, sadly. But I want to "celebrate" having 720+ experiences, 35400+ profile views and 10,000+ Circle friends. Yes, I'm one of few maybe many who cares about these...
    LeahLovee LeahLovee
    70+, F
    9 Responses Apr 2
    I can't say this to anyone I meet - I haven't been exposed to mothers and when I had friends that close I wasn't around their parents. When i walk in the street shop in the market...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Apr 2
    Okay so am I crazy for this? Well I'm a person who's quiet, I do have a temper on me. Yet I'm still trying to find myself. I have a big imagination especially when I'm trying to...
    bchfdj bchfdj
    16-17, F
    Apr 2
    Well I went to Reno and bowled in the USBC Open Championships; actually just rolled the ball down the lane. The was one of the few times that I did not drink while bowling; trying...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    1 Response Apr 2
    I just read an article about parents beating there child to death. http://www.thesun.co.uk/sol/homepage/news/7042400/Heroin-addict-mum-and-boyfriend-tied-up-little-girl-in-closet...
    jellybean113 jellybean113
    41-45, F
    1 Response Apr 2
    Both my parents favoured and still favours my older brother over me- in fact, everyone sees it: my cousins, aunties, uncles and even my brother and parents as well ( I know because...
    YassIknowHowYouFeel YassIknowHowYouFeel
    22-25
    Apr 2
    02/04/2016 - Everyone has done things they're not proud of. I've hurt people I would never have ever imagined I would have hurt. I've done things I have sometimes wished I hadn...
    shecanonlydream shecanonlydream
    26-30, F
    1 Response Apr 2
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