Post
Experience Project iOS Android Apps | Download EP for your Mobile Device

I Wanna Learn to Be Happy With My Self

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 254 People

    courtneythepizzaqueen courtneythepizzaqueen 13-15, F 1 Response Nov 20, 2014

    Your Response

    Cancel

    I'm Trying

    I'm trying to learn to be happy with myself and my life. I'm miserable with my life and try to blame it on outside forces. Be it people, the weather, some guilt I'm holding onto or some form of Karma that's conspiring to get me. I've just started reading Dr Wayne Dyer's Your...
    DietIcedTea DietIcedTea 36-40, F 4 Responses May 18, 2009

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Is It Me Or Him!!

    I’m wondering if anyone can help me or offer advice! I have being married 16 months and met my husband about 5 years ago. He has pretty much never really worked or even made a genuine attempt to achieve his goals in life. When I first met him he was doing...
    z5i7hkq4rl z5i7hkq4rl 36-40 3 Responses May 24, 2010

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Absent, But For The Better Good

    I've been absent from EP for some time, but for the better. After much reflection and self analysis, a lot of reading, and a few therapy sessions I'm doing so much better.  I still have issues expressing my true self in public, afraid of rejection or ridicule, but it's a...
    RecycledDaily RecycledDaily 46-50, M 2 Responses Dec 12, 2010

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Moving Forward...

    It really sucks feeling lonely...but i know im not.   then someone comes around who makes me feel alive, but i know he is no good for me.  he understands me better than the one who knows me most, but the relationship is almost pointless...it makes me happy, but...
    babydollrn babydollrn 22-25, F Nov 13, 2009

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Really Must

    I want to enjoy life! Im sick of hating myself for things i can't change. Even the things that i can change... its not worth it.   Its a slow process but i am trying!
    Tacit Tacit 22-25, F 1 Response Nov 22, 2008

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Hatred

    I hate myself. Why cant i do anything right. Goodbye.
    deleted deleted 26-30 May 27, 2013

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Low Self Esteem

    i have low self esteem, i always have idk why, i wanna be happy with my self ...........i am gonna work on it and take it one day at a time,
    kissmeimamy88 kissmeimamy88 18-21 1 Response Feb 26, 2008

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Related Experiences

    Today was fun and I actually did my make up for once so of course snapchat was flooded with selfies lol
    LivviyLove LivviyLove 18-21, F 20 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I have been with my husband for just about 7 years. I do not feel the same for him at all. Him and I want separate things in life. We have always been different. For the first...
    Humannature101 Humannature101 26-30, F 1 Response 1 day ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I still feel like a kid… I love to laugh and do things that are simple in nature with the end goal of always learning something new and having fun. I love to shop for a meal and...
    nicholasaustin nicholasaustin 46-50, M 1 day ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    It's just something that I do a lot now. I hate myself so much. I continually and increasingly see how utterly worthless I am. I always feel the urge to slice my skin open to just...
    Whobody Whobody 16-17, M 1 Response 1 day ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I can't even freaking walk to my room from the shower anymore. Probably should have thought that through before cut all over my shoulders and upper arms. -.-
    brokenangel14 brokenangel14 13-15, F 1 day ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I have been in a relationship with my boyfriend for a year and a half. When we first met he was charming, charismatic, confident and sweet. Then things took a turn and I thought...
    marie2324 marie2324 22-25, F 1 Response 1 day ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Like you know its a real problem when I have run out of room on my legs where my shorts cover and I have to start cutting on my shoulders...
    brokenangel14 brokenangel14 13-15, F 2 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Murky. It’s the only way I could begin to describe myself. I’m a puddle of dirty water, polluted and contaminated by the shoes of passing pedestrians. I’m left over raindrops...
    GivingUpGhosts GivingUpGhosts 18-21, F 3 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I wanna role play with a girl I am so curious
    Hisfuturemrs Hisfuturemrs 16-17, F 3 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    You make me so happy and I feel safe I feel like I'll accomplish what I want in life with you and at the end when my time is up I'll look and be happy with life as my family will...
    myownbox myownbox 26-30, F 1 Response 4 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Not much of a struggle. I have it down pretty good. Nice to have a talent at something . Don't try this at home folks..I am a professional. Honestly tho I don't worry anymore...
    ArnoldJRimmer ArnoldJRimmer 46-50, M 4 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    My baby is beautiful. He is getting to the age where he starts cooing and Smiling. He makes me so happy, without him I know I would probably crying right now. I Love Him So Much...
    LoveMyLittleFroggie LoveMyLittleFroggie 16-17, F 5 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    i find myself being overly insecure lately. i feel anxious, and i feel like people are watching me and judging me. most days i move past it and dont let it get to me. but some days...
    whenyourheartwonders whenyourheartwonders 18-21, F 3 Responses 6 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I sure do. I'm in recovery from addiction and alcoholism, so happiness without these poisons is the plan.
    TheCallipygist TheCallipygist 22-25, M 6 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I feel like the closer I get to finding my true inner balance, the more any drug (even light weight drugs like pot and alcohol) pulls me from my inner balance. It's just...
    villaliving villaliving 31-35, M 1 Response a week ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I'm 18 in December and I weigh about 180. I'm super unhappy with how I look. I don't have the money for a gym pass or the money for a treadmill or time to go running, I work full...
    tansontans tansontans 16-17, F 1 Response Aug 18

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I'm 5"5 and a half but 255 pounds. I've been a bigger girl since I was 120 pounds in 3rd grade. Puberty, depression, 2 bad relationship, a major family death, a child, a minimum...
    BlackSheep613 BlackSheep613 22-25, F 3 Responses Aug 18

    Your Response

    Cancel
    What's so ******* wrong with me that I WANT to cut myself AGAIN.
    brokenangel14 brokenangel14 13-15, F 1 Response Aug 18

    Your Response

    Cancel
    So I went to the doctor yesterday and I have lost nine pounds in about a month!! NINE!! I can't believe I did it, I have been struggling with this since I was a kid and I am...
    theimpossiblegirl137 theimpossiblegirl137 18-21, F 1 Response Aug 18

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I wanns gain 49-69 pounds n be lean n fit
    skykidx1 skykidx1 22-25, M 1 Response Aug 17

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Weight. The words most girls dread especially me! I've had an eating disorder and I'm still not completely over it. The thoughts of food bring back memories of being bigger. I am...
    PrettyInWhite PrettyInWhite 13-15, F 2 Responses Aug 17

    Your Response

    Cancel
    if i add up the amount of times i have ever had a good experience while intoxicated and devide it by the number of times i have been intoxicated, there is no reason at all to ever...
    villaliving villaliving 31-35, M Aug 17

    Your Response

    Cancel
    So I'm 4' 11" and and I weigh 110. I feel like I should weigh less though because I have stomach fat (not a ridiculous amount) and my thighs are bigger than all my friends. They're...
    BornBroken BornBroken 16-17, F Aug 17

    Your Response

    Cancel
    He is so happy with me :) He was practically in tears. It was his best birthday ever. I'm so good!! But ... It's not enough for me. I need so much more than making him happy...
    Aagatha Aagatha 36-40, F Aug 17

    Your Response

    Cancel
    im not fat but still I want to lose weight!
    caroline9301 caroline9301 22-25, F Aug 17

    Your Response

    Cancel
    this is the biggest factor to my deppresion, i was bullies for my whole school life for being fat and ugly..... and its true i am but its such a vicous cycle ... i am an emotional...
    Afallenangel666 Afallenangel666 22-25, F 1 Response Aug 17

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I was proud 7 months clean But now I'm back at 0 😪
    thatgirl180 thatgirl180 16-17 Aug 16

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I've been clean for almost six months, but then a few days ago I cut again, just once,. I've really been struggling with this, and I honestly can't think of a reason not to cut. I...
    Believera Believera 16-17, F Aug 16

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Need a weight loss buddy to start green juicing with for like a month. Ultimately I wanna get down to at least 90kg
    theusunghero3 theusunghero3 26-30, M 1 Response Aug 16

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I want a good peaceful life with a good wife and eventually have kids, I don't know all the details of what life I would want it to be, but that's mostly because I'm adaptable and...
    anon8369 anon8369 31-35, M Aug 16

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I was just talking with an old friend who has always been into me. But he has hurt me a lot.. And he was telling me how perfect I am.. And just a bunch of ****. And I've asked him...
    violentsneezes violentsneezes 16-17, F Aug 16

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I struggle with mutiple forms of self harm. burning,hair pulling,cutting, and other things. I have tried to stop,but its hard. I've asked for help and been forgotten. I always have...
    BaiiBoo BaiiBoo 16-17, F 2 Responses Aug 16

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Happy Anniversary Jesse! Today made us 2 years.. it was a very bumpy road, but in the end it always turns out smooth. I love Mr. Rodriguez and you'll always get the best of me even...
    YourSuffocatingMe YourSuffocatingMe 18-21, F Aug 16

    Your Response

    Cancel