I Want To Grow Up

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 40 People

    I'm 16 years old, so a sophomore in high school,

    and I just feel trapped and alone. I feel like every day is the same routine: wake up, go to school, come home, homework, eat and sleep. And I'm getting so sick of it. I just feel so ready to grow up and live life and experience things on my own instead of staying cooped...
    cassidysc cassidysc
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Mar 15, 2014

    I Cant Wait To Grow Up.

    I am 16 and my heart is getting a little complicated. I cant date or nothing in my religon until marriage. And I oove it I have no problem with it. But my problem is the relationship I have with code word "sasha" he is 16 also and I have known him for almost 8 years. I first...
    sarahhhh4 sarahhhh4
    26-30, F
    Sep 8, 2013

    Don't let yourself be controlled by three

    things: money, people, and past experiences.
    NoPseudonym NoPseudonym
    18-21, M
    Apr 22, 2014

    The Future

    i want to grow up because i assume it will be better in the future ill be happy and things will be ok.... i see myself graduating highschool getting a nice career in buisness living in California with a beautiful condo in a building with a doorman who will say hello ill get my...
    paradoxkey paradoxkey
    18-21, F
    Aug 1, 2013

    I plan on sailing the world

    as soon as I can. Experiencing other cultures and being exposed to new ideas are my favorite things in the world.
    NoPseudonym NoPseudonym
    18-21, M
    Apr 16, 2014

    I went to a Christmas function

    for my mom today. I am very comfortable with my mom's co-workers, but I don't know them all. I had random, silly conversations with the co-workers I didn't know, only to find out later that they are on the board... And they are all very important... Three words: worst day...
    Ashthewolf7601 Ashthewolf7601
    13-15, F
    Dec 10, 2014

    For a while know I've been soul searching

    and it's all come to this point in my life, I'm finally ready for change I'm no longer afraid
    Billiestar Billiestar
    26-30, F
    Apr 22, 2014

    I really want to grow up

    now cause we have been having troubles in the family and I really want to so that's why I want to grow up now to get a job and help out my family I really hate my aunt cause she is so useless in the family
    Empress14 Empress14
    26-30, F
    Apr 22, 2014

    It should have happened by now,

    I'm 43 but I still seem as able to cope with life as I was when I was a teenager, all that's changed is my hair has started to grey a bit and my acne has gone. :-/
    Teab Teab
    46-50, M
    Jun 24, 2014

    I want to feel like I can be able to grow up a

    bit more now and mature into a nice adult. I'm 18, 5"8 and never had that 1 special person in my life to cuddle and kiss. How can I stop all the childish feelings and become a man now ? Help from older people would be helpful
    NCFCfoote NCFCfoote
    18-21, M
    1 Response Sep 12, 2014
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