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

I Want to Be Happy, Content, and In Love

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 143 People

    Once Upon A Time...........

    I use to really believe in being "in love". I thought the world was picket fences and fairytale weddings, and flowers when you have babies, while butterflies floated by ur nursery window. I wasnt Stupid just immature. I had a very very rough childhood( look at my stories about my...
    thesaddestsong thesaddestsong 26-30, F Jan 12, 2012

    Your Response

    Cancel

    I Need to Learn to Be Content and Happy

    Is there something wrong with me?   I'm married, have a 5 mo old baby, have a job I like making more money than I ever have, etc etc etc.   But I don't seem to be happy with life.   I'm not sure necessarily that it's so much about being depressed, as...
    smithbryan15 smithbryan15 36-40 1 Response Aug 29, 2008

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Past Love Come to My Future....

    I met a young man when I was 21 years old, he was charismatic to say the very least, but he was also somewhat of a loner with a constant posse around.  He was well liked and much more by the women.  I instantly fell in love with him or what I thought then was love... I...
    dreamerofthepast dreamerofthepast 46-50, F 3 Responses Jun 13, 2007

    Your Response

    Cancel

    It Ain't Easy Breezy

    "Why does she look so sad", Sonia asked the Marianne, after a glance at me. I sat quietly in my chair, eating my lunch. It wasn't the first time someone was asking that question. I'd tried to appear more happy, more at ease. Every morning before I entered the office, I took a...
    saturnchild saturnchild 26-30, F 1 Response Jan 9, 2010

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Related Experiences

    9 months ago, I met & befriended a girl online. She's from America & I'm from Australia. Initially she was very interested in getting to know me & it was likewise with me too. We...
    zenzuu zenzuu 26-30, M 1 Response 1 hr ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    How much would you sell a an abstract painting or collage of this size? http://sangsanghoo.net/wp-content/uploads/2014/12/nature-canvas-art-printing-51.jpg I Have something in...
    Juan223 Juan223 26-30, M 1 Response 7 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Once I found myself sat on the pavement, crying at 3 in the morning, writing a letter on the back of an old cornetto box that I found in someone’s recycling. The letter was to my...
    ellt ellt 16-17, F 1 day ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    This morning I'm feeling so empty and alone with my feelings. I've got to change. I need to respect myself much more. The only way others will respect me is if i respect myself. My...
    bossvixen bossvixen 26-30, F 2 Responses 1 day ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    "How can love be worthy of it's name if one selects solely the pretty things and leaves out the hardships ? It is easy to enjoy the good and dislike the bad . Anybody can do that...
    MzPhoenix MzPhoenix 31-35, F 12 Responses 1 day ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Not sure how many of you are familiar with Pinstar's legacy challenge. But it really adds some fun to the game when you've been playing it for a long time. I became a sims fan in 2...
    Allforaview Allforaview 18-21, F 2 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    For most of my life, I have carried around what feels like a deep, dark secret. I grew up without knowing what it feels like to have a loving mother. When I was a child, I had...
    ccp1108 ccp1108 22-25, F 1 Response 2 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    “Only once in your life, I truly believe, you find someone who can completely turn your world around. You tell them things that you’ve never shared with another soul and they...
    Netabell Netabell 26-30, F 1 Response 2 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    MOB I no I sent you this but I want everyone to see that is so true for me you are my everything:- Only once in your life, I truly believe, you find someone who can completely...
    Sirwithherkey Sirwithherkey 36-40, M 1 Response 3 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    We, as a nation, have to wake up and stop pointing fingers and listen to each other. I get that people are feeling angry and have realized that at this point America honestly isn't...
    EurydiceKallos EurydiceKallos 18-21, F 2 Responses 3 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    So the other day I was contacted by my ex-husband's now ex-girlfriend who is now 22. She was in dire necessity and need to speak to me about him and some of the things that just...
    Bssanglergrl1 Bssanglergrl1 36-40 11 Responses 4 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I've been with my wife for 8 years, married for 5 years and we have a two year old little boy. We are so different from each other, she's not a good communicator & I love long...
    Curiousmissy Curiousmissy 31-35, F 5 Responses 5 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I feel like I haven't been on here in ever. But I want to do a little update on myself because why not? As of now, I'm very content with my life I'd say. One thing that made pretty...
    Hipstercatlover Hipstercatlover 16-17, F 2 Responses 6 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I used to think that I had social anxiety because I thought to myself everyone thinks I'm weird. Then I just realized I just have a really accurate intuition about others...
    honestlyanonymouslyme honestlyanonymouslyme 22-25, F 1 Response 6 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    By the way, this is his wife telling this tale at his request. Once upon a time there lived a lonely maiden, whom throughout her life never truly felt like she belonged. One...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response 6 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    When an old man died in the geriatric ward of a nursing home in an Australian country town, it was believed that he had nothing left of any value. Later, when the nurses were going...
    tammy96 tammy96 51-55, M 6 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    GM Diet is nothing but a simple weight loss management plan first developed by the GM (General Motors) Corporation in order to help keep their staff stay healthy and be in shape...
    BenJimmy BenJimmy 31-35, M 1 Response 6 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Sometimes I wish I were that sweet little innocent girl again with those large blue eyes that were always full of mischief and loving smiles. My long blonde pigtails flying out...
    sensualbeauty1 sensualbeauty1 46-50, F 6 Responses a week ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    “The question of whether there exists a Creator and Ruler of the Universe has been answered in the affirmative by some of the highest intellects that have ever existed...
    azaun azaun 18-21, F a week ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I am letting myself graduate from 'I am the other woman' to 'I was the other woman'. Here is the speech/letter I have made in my head: I have to say goodbye. I have to let you go...
    stella517 stella517 26-30, F 5 Responses Jun 29

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I realized I was different in the fourth grade—also known as the worst year of my life. During that time, I had a small group of female friends who were all pretty girly in one...
    raisetherainbowflag raisetherainbowflag 13-15, T 2 Responses Jun 28

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Letter to my future love, Hello sweet guy, I hope you had a good day! Mine wasn't the best, but all the glory goes to God anyway. Boy I miss you, you make this whole being...
    iamlovepeople iamlovepeople 31-35, M 1 Response Jun 28

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Letter to my future love, Hello sweet guy, I hope you had a good day! Mine wasn't the best, but all the glory goes to God anyway. Boy I miss you, you make this whole being...
    iamlovepeople iamlovepeople 31-35, M Jun 28

    Your Response

    Cancel
    So I started writing a piece for a creative writing class during my senior year of high school. I'm forgetting the subject, but it became a sort of dystopian novel (I absolutely...
    Ginkofishin Ginkofishin 18-21, F 1 Response Jun 28

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Question: Sometimes I feel very lonely. I really don’t know what to do to get rid of this. I need someone to support me and someone on whom I can rely on. But no one is ready...
    Aryg Aryg 36-40, F 5 Responses Jun 28

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Why do people feel the need to tear someone down??? I've been through so much already in my life. I went through a lot of crap when I 5 till I was 18. then I had my kids in my...
    Ldylvlylcks2002 Ldylvlylcks2002 26-30, F 1 Response Jun 28

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I am a nature lover. I love watching couples in the animal kingdom, so heart warming. I live in Canada and I have a pair of northern cardinals who come to my feeder every evening...
    BoundariesSet BoundariesSet 46-50 3 Responses Jun 26

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I absolutely love and adore my two cats they are both females and they are the cutest little things. I call them my kids haha I don't care if people think that's cheesy I don't...
    LuvLostSoul LuvLostSoul 26-30, F 2 Responses Jun 25

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I think EP needs to stop trying to be the new Myspace and get rid of the kids which will get rid of the pedophiles. I am not saying it should be all adult content but it should go...
    Bastt Bastt 41-45, F 10 Responses Jun 24

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I felt it. The tearing. I think I actually heard it. My heart was beating so fast. There was nothing I could do but let my body hit the ground, it seemed only logical in that...
    forgedindarkness forgedindarkness 31-35, F Jun 24

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Or she left me. Depends on how you look at it, but we certainly left each other. Tonight I sit on my front lawn, looking at the for sale sign on the house; we have offers; escrow...
    DeepXP DeepXP 36-40 Jun 23

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I am seriously tired of sappy romantic pictures. Like those pictures being all kissy, fake backgrounds almost laughable, like those holding hands, laying on beaches, being all...
    ratburn ratburn 18-21 Jun 23

    Your Response

    Cancel
    i wasn't sure why i like to please others before myself, why i want to supplicate fully to a man and let Him use my mind and body to His hearts content. i couldn't understand this...
    Marijayne420 Marijayne420 31-35, F 7 Responses Jun 23

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I was diagnosed with gestational diabetes while I was pregnant with my son 6 years ago. I knew I was supposed to get checked after giving birth to make sure I was not still...
    localrocklover localrocklover 26-30, F Jun 23

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I'd be a Lone Wolf. At first I thought I'd be Alpha. Because I hate everyone looking, acting, and WANTING to be the same as everyone else. I hate conformity and have always strived...
    yopu yopu 26-30 1 Response Jun 22

    Your Response

    Cancel
    When an old man died in the geriatric ward of a nursing home in an Australian country town, it was believed that he had nothing left of any value. Later, when the nurses were going...
    yahooabcd yahooabcd 26-30, M Jun 22

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Today marks the death knell of yet another loved feature. . Below is the terse message that EP thinks will justify the next step in their ongoing downgrading of this once ground...
    SolarKing SolarKing 36-40, M 2 Responses Jun 21

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I can never see myself in a relationship, or married, or domestic-partnered. I enjoy myself very much and covet my privacy (physical, emotional, mental). While I enjoy connecting...