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I Want to Change My Life Completely

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 230 People

    To Leap? Or Not To Leap?

    I have a good life. Amidst all my mistakes and imperfections I am fortunate to still be able to say that. Without the great safety net of my family, friends and boyfriend, I should be living a much worse life. So how do I leave it all behind and start new? I am in the middle of...
    LovelyLama LovelyLama 22-25, F 1 Response Jul 28, 2012

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    Change.

    As I'm sitting alone in my room, surrounded by the suffocating darkness, i stare at my wall. Nothing has changed. What has been achieved from my attempt to start? Emptying out my whole wallet for a group of people i Don't really care for, but only hoped they would be a ladder to...
    UnexpectedThings UnexpectedThings 18-21 Nov 11, 2013

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    Goal Setting Session

    Ok so today I was very slack and took a day off work. Maybe to be accountable to myself I've created a list of goals for the next 6 months. It should have been done about 2 months ago but here it is. I wish there was a way to remind myself when I get close to reaching each goal...
    OttoTao OttoTao 26-30, M 1 Response Dec 26, 2012

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    Change My Life

    Change my life, It's happening soon, Movin' out, New start, Can't wait, Won't know myself, The freedom, Livin' ones live, The way ones always wanted, What joy, That day will bring.
    lazycrazybasket lazycrazybasket 46-50, M Feb 28, 2012

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    The Plan

    Cheers! I've decided to share my 'change myself' story, perhaps someone will get something useful from it. So first, I had the greatest opportunity to change my whole life months ago. I've left school, and started to learn at home. At the begining it was like hell. All my...
    killedmyplant killedmyplant 18-21, M 2 Responses Aug 6, 2011

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    Doing the Best I Can For Me

    I`ve made the first steps. Moved to a new town, away from the negative people, the bad history and the mistakes. The new job starts in 9 days time. I really hope I can turn things around. No more drinking, being the town ****, being socially retarted, playing the victim, being...
    fullfigureozchick fullfigureozchick 18-21, F 2 Responses Jul 18, 2009

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    Unhappy With My Life

    Where to start?  All of our money is gone and we are behind in our taxes on our house thanks to bad decisions husband made without consulting me.  Continue to struggle trying to work out things with the mortgage company etc.,,,  I am so beaten down.  Working a dead end job...
    lprettylolamae lprettylolamae 56-60, F 2 Responses Dec 29, 2010

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    Becoming My Opposite

    When I See myself.. I see a perpetual virgin. A man who all the females would love to marry, but not court. I see myself maybe becoming the slave to some ungrateful cheating cow when I am 40... why because I have no idea how get females. I want to become the other side of the...
    ForgottenMale ForgottenMale 26-30, M Apr 25, 2011

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    I Don't Recognize Myself Anymore

    I just want to change so many things in my life.  My career, where I live, my money situation. I used to be so motivated, had a great career, saved a lot of money.  Now, after spending several years escaping through alcohol and drugs, I have been sober 2 years and now...
    life101 life101 41-45, M 4 Responses Apr 7, 2008

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    If Wishes Could Come True.....

    If I could wish for anything, it would be, to turn into a VERY, VERY, VERY beautiful girl. I already made long stories, exclaiming my wishes, and everything I feel. But now I'll just tell you the short, to the point story. I am a boy, something I really wish god didn’t do. I...
    confessionstotell confessionstotell 13-15, M Jan 23, 2011

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    I just feel like I'm not LIVING

    as much as I could be. First things first new location.... But I can barely decide that. I also want a bf or gf lol because I'm not picky at all. Last but not least, a new body. I'm working on that one though. 10 lbs down 🙌🙌 whoo hoo
    lolabaybee lolabaybee 22-25, F May 23, 2014

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    The Rice Cooker

    Hit or miss. Trial and error. Guess and learn. For as long as i can remember, I've never really been able to get the rice cooked right. How hard could it be to cook rice, you might ask? See, with a gas stove, the kind where the flames are very easy to burn things, there is no...
    OttoTao OttoTao 26-30, M Mar 7, 2013

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    I Want To Change My Life.

    From tomorrow I am going to change the way I live my life, for me. I am going to give my life direction and purpose. I'm 32 years old and I feel completely unforfilled . I try my best to keep everyone else happy and agree with everything people say. When I awake tomorrow my aim...
    Longer32 Longer32 31-35 Oct 5, 2012

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    Why Can't I...

    I want to chnage things about my life. I know what they are.I understand what they are. I know the benmefits to these chnages and I want to experience those benefits. I really, really do... but I am lacking with either willpower, discipline or some other thing (maybe even all 3...
    aniave aniave 31-35, F 4 Responses Jan 17, 2012

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    All I Want To Know Is Why?

    Do you ever look at your life and ask why? Why do such events occur and why is it happening to you? I ask myself that each and everyday. Does it mean that I am self centred and I should be grateful for what I have? Every day is a battle for me. I wake up, wondering what the day...
    nadine17 nadine17 18-21, F 1 Response Feb 4, 2013

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    Time To Change..

    I woke up this morning and looked in the mirror, and didnt know who I was looking at. I need to make a change. I know what I believe, what I preach, But recently, I havent been acting by it. I got caught up in trying to get ahead, and lost touch with the people near me. I need to...
    TheSwagHippie TheSwagHippie 18-21, M Apr 6, 2011

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    I Want to Be Someone Else; Somewhere Else.

    Sometimes I wish I could just take the bare minimum; the things that mean the most to me, pack up my car, and leave.  I wish I could start all over again.  I wish I was brave enough to take the risk to change everything. New life. New job. New home. New...
    HerOdyssey HerOdyssey 36-40, F 5 Responses Feb 25, 2009

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    Dammit

    My first story began about how i decided to take another day off from my new job thats paying $27 per hour. Full time too so thats about $1000 a week in my account. Then i pressed the wrong buttons on my keyboard and lost it all. So Annoying So anyway, im over it. Here it is...
    OttoTao OttoTao 26-30, M 4 Responses Dec 26, 2012

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    How Can I Be Happy?

    I wish I could feel like a confident and beautiful woman, I wish I could have real friends, I wish I could get along better with my dad, I wish I could fall in love with a boy (and he could love me back), I wish I could fall in love with my career, I wish I could fall in love...
    danonino0o danonino0o 18-21, F 2 Responses Jun 19, 2011

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    Not What But When

    I know exactly how I want to change. But for some reason I can't do it. I want to stop being a b**** to people, I want to show who I really am, and I want to be happy. I know that I am in control of all of those things but for some reason the wall I built around me gets higher...
    shesaidshewrote shesaidshewrote 16-17, F 1 Response Aug 10, 2012

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    Not Completely... But A Few Things Really Need To Go..

    I need to drop the "Soon to be" part of my stbx.... I need to call more people on their bs and remove them from my life... Maybe spend more time thinking about my needs and wants... Maybe spend less time trying to change and just making it happen already...I am sure there will be...
    DeeLisa DeeLisa 31-35 1 Response Dec 26, 2012

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    What's This?

    Are we a bunch of loosers or we aim for something here?...I wish i could erase my life and start over ...is that because i am loosing my self confidence ...or because i just woke up one day and i realised that all i been dooing fiew years ago was fighting to get to wat i have...
    elena27 elena27 26-30 1 Response Jul 17, 2009

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    Related Experiences

    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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    I want my life partner to be like "ohhhhhhh your the most beautiful girl I ever seen" I want him to mean it.
    lorrena19 lorrena19 18-21, F Feb 16

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    Im so sick of the way my life is i really am..im so tired of it and im also tired of waiting on someone to come and save me too usually a guy..Im so ******* tired of my life being...
    simpleandpossible simpleandpossible 22-25, F 3 Responses Feb 10

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    For a long time I had dreams and goals for my life; work hard to earn a good, well paying job that I'd enjoy. Travel around the world with friends and experience different...
    DanBurnett DanBurnett 16-17, M 3 Responses Feb 6

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    this is the first time i ever felt so depressed and bugged... i really hate the feeling.. ive been through practically my whole life without having to feel like i really love a...
    midnight001 midnight001 18-21, F Feb 6

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    I want to forgive my Dad. We haven't spoken in months, by my choice. I've been very angry and resentful for some things he did growing up and I've just cut him out of my life all...
    Welllaugh Welllaugh 36-40, F 2 Responses 1 day ago

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    Ok, so i was always kinda chubby but the last two mounts have really been a lot and i gained like almost 10 kilos.... so i decided to change my life completely. To have it...
    AnjaM98 AnjaM98 16-17, F 3 Responses 2 days ago

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    Im not really sure how to start. Theres really so much going on and anyone could give me some kind of insight this would help a whole lot, even if its a few words. Im sorry for...
    ConfusedNote ConfusedNote 16-17, F 1 Response 3 days ago

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    So much work to be done in fact i should probably be working out right now or doing some self help stuff or other productive stuff but hey this is a start wanting to change,really...
    simpleandpossible simpleandpossible 22-25, F 1 Response a week ago

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    Fact about life :- everybody want changes in life but no one wants to
    Johnnystha Johnnystha 26-30, M 1 Response 4 days ago

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    At this time, this state I do feel my life is like a big mess and ****. There are nothing work well past. I just don't know what else to do, so that it could be a little or even a...
    meandmythought meandmythought 26-30, F 1 Response Feb 1

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    I no longer wish to die. I was confused. I had no clear vision - many things pull on my time, so many things. And all seem worthy. Now I am not confused anymore, thanks to Aaron...
    cloudsoflife cloudsoflife 26-30, M Feb 4

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    Kind of..im only writing this in this group because there's more people hence more helpful responses i would hope.. I want change im just crippled by fear at the moment and im not...
    simpleandpossible simpleandpossible 22-25, F 1 Response Feb 18

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    The time is nearing for me to do this. After passing my seventeenth birthday the adult life and demands are seeping in, and life is becoming even more cruel. I always fight to get...
    maurylight maurylight 18-21, F Jan 27

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    I have learned life is way to darn short to be so worried about every little thing. The first years of my 20's were hectic. I got diagnosed with pcos, 2 different kinds of heart...
    purplepurp21 purplepurp21 22-25, F 1 Response Feb 15

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    I did not come from a huge way back 208 pounds or 94.4kg a little above (still obese by BMI) but was medicated and drugged for many years but I just feel the need to help others...
    Soroe Soroe 36-40, M 2 Responses Feb 7

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    Obviously life is hard, not easy at all. I feel that what I want in life isn't going to happen. All I can do is just see where life wants to take me.
    moonskull moonskull 16-17, F Jan 29

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    I want to travel the world. I want to write a book. I want to learn everything. I want to research if parallel dimensions existed. I want to live in a fantasy world...was what is...
    littleowlet littleowlet 13-15, F 1 Response Feb 1

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    im 18 an ive always wanted my life partner to come sweep me off my feet but who am i kidding, dont think that will ever happen
    asianna1418 asianna1418 18-21, F 3 Responses Feb 15

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    I want my life to be so great, that people need to celebrate it, not morn the loss of the potential. Also, clothing required.
    LittleStain LittleStain 18-21, F Jan 29

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    I cancelled my contract Ideal Image wants a lifetime membership meaning if you dont.continue to get laser it will grow back. my sister had it and her hairs coming back. I repeat...
    Kmek3232 Kmek3232 31-35, F Feb 13

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    When i was in grade school there was one book that i would read over and over again. I knew it backwards and forwards, page by page. I even wore out the binding from opening it up...
    violet1698 violet1698 31-35, F 5 hrs ago

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    Out of my head out of my brain.I don't want your negative thoughts to poison me. You were just a pawn in this game of life. You failed to maneuver through the board. You didn't...
    AndrogynousBeauty AndrogynousBeauty 22-25 1 Response 6 hrs ago

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    How can you change something that isn't defined yet, such as future? Every action, even thought can change your whole life. As long as you make decisions, your future is as blank...
    arenxus arenxus 31-35, M 1 hr ago

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    Offically giving up on my anixtey and **** trying to work through it. It's already ****** me up so what's the point? Not even my own family ask me to go out with them because im...
    labyrinthandinfinity labyrinthandinfinity 18-21, F 4 hrs ago

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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