I Will Conquer This Vicious Cycle I Am In

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 96 People

    One Day

    One day,I hope,I'll conquer life,It's vicious cycles,Live again,Smile once more,And learn how to laugh.
    lazycrazybasket lazycrazybasket
    46-50, M
    Jan 30, 2012

    I Came From Nothing To The Possibility Of Something Amazing...

    New guy here. I left school with no education and went in to a spiral of drugs alcohol and finally overdosed... This was all before I had even turned 18. So it was time for a change! I left the alcohol and drugs behind as best as I could since I was addicted more or less...
    1312015C 1312015C
    22-25, M
    3 Responses Mar 14, 2010

    With My Feelings And Relationships With Other People..

    Huh I deal with depression, anxiety, and some other things. There are times where I go from angry to happy in 5 seconds and it's confusing for me, for anyone around me that has to deal with it. With the relationships with other people, they're never actual relationships...
    LifelessSource LifelessSource
    18-21, F
    1 Response Jul 4, 2011

    Circle Be Damned..

    I'm going to wave a magic wand and turn it into a square then ram it off a cliff.
    Littlemisssomebody Littlemisssomebody
    31-35, F
    May 5, 2012

    My Vicious Cycle

    I was an unhappy kid, uncomfortable in my body, feeling alone in my family.  My parents met my basic physical needs but not much else and I was sexually abused by my grandfather.  In my teens I put on loads of weight and felt v unhappy and depressed.  I...
    loopy210 loopy210
    36-40, F
    1 Response Mar 1, 2009

    Brain Cootie Ranching

     So...I get to juggle major depressive disorder, PTSD that flares into life-munching virulence, a probable case of ADD inattentive-or that's what it looks like, allergies, asthma, and chronic sinusitis...oh, and a tendency to binge eat.Put it all under the heading of "crap I...
    hylierandom hylierandom
    41-45
    4 Responses Jul 3, 2011

    Cycles R Meant To Be Broken?

    I have always been abused in some form, but the only reason for that is because i have allowed it - subconsciously that is. Trust me - i have never wanted it willingly, however if u are reared with forms of abuse for years and years - u think that is how it is meant to be. I...
    Hertia Hertia
    31-35, F
    2 Responses Mar 15, 2010

    I have to get myself out of this rut.

    It's been a year. It's high time I devote my energy, time, and passion to the truly important stuff. I can do this. I am so determined I have decided to count the days until I am flying.
    VinylEyes VinylEyes
    70+, F
    1 Response Jul 31, 2015

    Related Experiences

    I am afraid the end is near, so let's do it once more :) First I want to give A HUGE THANK YOU to all this people: MysterySci, DespairHope, KT3535, GraceBro (deleted...
    GentleReader GentleReader
    16-17, M
    Apr 21
    It's been a long day without you, my EPAnd I'll tell you all about it when I see you againWe've come a long way from where we beganOh, I'll tell you all about it when I see you...
    MirusMe MirusMe
    18-21, M
    Apr 21
    I definitely will miss it, I have been using it almost every day to openly express myself, and talk about what is going on with my life. I suppose I will just have to take the...
    StephanieDan StephanieDan
    36-40, M
    1 Response Apr 21
    I haven’t written a story in a looong while on here, but I feel like since EP is going on “pause” I need to close with a story and say my thanks =) When I joined EP it was...
    Dan193 Dan193
    22-25, M
    4 Responses Apr 21
    So apparently we have less than 24 hours here. I feel like I should say so many things, yet words aren't so forthcoming in this moment of farewell. I'm too tired :p A few years...
    cherryxblossom cherryxblossom
    26-30, F
    1 Response Apr 20
    well with less then 24 hours left before the big goodbye I will say a few final parting words. My time here on EP has been fun. I've met lots of interesting people. Some good...
    rorytheawesomeboy rorytheawesomeboy
    18-21, M
    1 Response Apr 20
    Everything really does have an ending, huh? I think that it's a good thing EP is closing ever so soon. Sad? Why, Yes. Good? Absolutely. It's good that EP is ending. Why...
    musicvideographer musicvideographer
    31-35, M
    Apr 20
    So will you. All of you. When I'm at my lowest moments, I always say that to myself, and no matter how I feel, deep inside I know that to be a fact. How do I know this? Well it's...
    rana3434 rana3434
    41-45, F
    2 Responses Apr 20
    No doubt about it. It's been a right bloody good time... thoroughly fun while it lasted. In a few hours time it will be bye bye EP... but we can only hope that Similar worlds will...
    Metalwolf38 Metalwolf38
    36-40, M
    1 Response Apr 20
    I first found the Experience Project on January of 2014. I still can't believe that was 2 years ago. A lot has changed since then. I have met a lot of awesome people on here...
    moose73630 moose73630
    18-21, M
    4 Responses Apr 20
    This will have to be written early since on April 25 this site will be gone. On April 25, 2008 my best friend gave birth to a precious baby boy. His name was Levi. on April 25, 2...
    CallmeHopelessNotRomantic CallmeHopelessNotRomantic
    36-40, F
    1 Response Apr 20
    I will miss all you guys every one of you are special znd every one of you is different in your osn way its bedn a real shame i cant still talk to some of you but i will still be...
    coary coary
    41-45, M
    1 Response Apr 20
    So here I am, less than two hours away from the 20th of April, thinking about the closure of EP. My entire, admittedly short-lived time on this site, has been one of happiness...
    TightyWhitieBoy TightyWhitieBoy
    18-21, M
    7 Responses Apr 20
    I will really miss EP. When I first started looking at sites to try, I wasn't sure where to go, but EP's ad line about 10 million friendships made convinced me to give it a try...
    RealMustangGuy RealMustangGuy
    51-55, M
    4 Responses Apr 20
    I never like to say goodbye, but instead, until we meet again fair well. Life has given us all lemons at a point or another, what you make with those lemons are the true meaning...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    5 Responses Apr 20
    EP you will truly be missed. I don't think I will ever find a site with users as kind, funny, considerate and out of the ordinary as I have found here..I don't know if I would have...
    SweetDreamsRubi SweetDreamsRubi
    22-25, F
    Apr 20
    I guess this is it. EP will be gone soon. It still hasn't sunk in. I feel like I'll just keep logging in like normal and nothing will change. I think, like a lot of people, I was...
    AmayaTsuki AmayaTsuki
    26-30, F
    1 Response Apr 20
    At last the End of Ep has come. Its hard to let it go since it was the one of a kind. To me this site was unique which allowed you to see and imagine a person based on the...
    Wolverine90 Wolverine90
    22-25, M
    Apr 20
    One more time! This site has been amazing! I went shed and unblocked everyone who I have ever blocked since I joined. I met so many amazing people on this site and I hope the best...
    Codycope17 Codycope17
    18-21, M
    Apr 19
    I will miss you all my EP friends, like, BIG TIME!!! My internet mood is me, crying all over the world wide web. Not trying to be exaggerated but, REALLY! I can't find other apps...
    trixhsilverspun trixhsilverspun
    22-25, F
    2 Responses Apr 19
    Well I guess this is good bye. I have learnt so much from this site and it has been a honor and a experience I will never forget. I would have loved for this site to stay but all...
    chubbyboy19 chubbyboy19
    18-21, M
    1 Response Apr 19
    So it's almost time for EP to shut down. Looking back to it, I think it's safe to say that EP has given me a lot of heartfelt smiles. Sure there were as much tears too xD But that...
    Kimmy159 Kimmy159
    22-25, F
    3 Responses Apr 19
    I will miss using Experience Project and Metoo. They are both free, well-constructed, well-designed sites that offer a reliable platform for people to give, and receive...
    bethsmiles bethsmiles
    31-35, F
    2 Responses Apr 18
    Hy everyone. I've been away from social networking for some time and still cannot make any promises for the future. I will certainly not lose hope that there are still Great...
    paladinjedi paladinjedi
    31-35, M
    Apr 18
    Distance sucks... I can't look at him and admire all the little things he does, all his cute quarks. I can't touch or feel him, or lay on his chest and listen to him breathe. I can...
    cmyk323 cmyk323
    36-40, F
    Apr 17
    "I don't know when we'll see each other again or what the world will be like when we do. We may both have seen many horrible things. But I will think of you every time I need to be...
    DropsOfRain DropsOfRain
    26-30, F
    1 Response Apr 16
    5 days Just think, next weekend no one will be here...NO ONE!!! What will we be doing I wonder...?
    haniazed haniazed
    46-50, M
    1 Response Apr 16
    Good Saturday morning to the last of the EP diehards!! So it's a high of 18°C (65°F) and sunny here today!:) This is the first real day we've had of nice, spring weather... Last...
    Gracey0079 Gracey0079
    36-40, F
    4 Responses Apr 16
    I wasn't even on EP that much over the years that I was a member. And I didn't even connect with many people - in the sense of adding them to my circle and sending private messages...
    GoneRogue GoneRogue
    41-45, M
    2 Responses Apr 16
    I first came on EP when I was 12. (2012) It was a very confusing time for me, I was questioning my gender identity and scared of how my Christian family would act. My mom had...
    SpideyKid1999 SpideyKid1999
    16-17, M
    1 Response Apr 16
    So apparently there's a new website called http://SimilarWorlds.com I just got a message, they claim to be developing this website very similarly to EP and will be adding new...
    ADCue44 ADCue44
    18-21, F
    4 Responses Apr 15
    Goodbye cool world. ;) That screen door will shut and a big yellow taxi will take you away.
    Thisis4fun Thisis4fun
    56-60, M
    2 Responses Apr 14
    I will miss you EP. This place has meant so much to me. Thank you to each and everyone. Until the 21st when we will be no more. http://youtu.be/Nq8TasNsgKw Because you loved...
    Lee124 Lee124
    41-45, F
    2 Responses Apr 14
    Hello everyone, This is my goodbye message on EP, so....let's get started. First of all let me say that I will miss this place. This place has helped me through the years as a...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    1 Response Apr 14
    Goodbye EP. .... you made it possible for me to get more interactions with people than i get in physical in my day to day . i didnt met much people there, but i also lived weird...
    topazeus topazeus
    22-25, M
    4 Responses Apr 13
    There's Absolutely No Other That Can Possibly Compare To EP. Without EP I Will Have Absolutely No One/Place To Share My Secrets With. I'd Have Absolutely No One Who Shares My...
    JusBri JusBri
    46-50, M
    1 Response Apr 13
    To look through the lens of the end, that special view of sweet pain and fear. It's a glass of champagne with cough medicine to serch one last time for this website. It will still...
    Itekimasu Itekimasu
    18-21, F
    1 Response Apr 13
    1) I know how to count to ten. 2) I meet Ronald Reagan twice and a third time part of a large group of kids that welcomed him to San Diego. 4) i have been to jail more then once...
    DirtyRead DirtyRead
    36-40, M
    Apr 13
    The first time a man tried to hit me, my sister got in the way. He broke her arm. He apologized profusely all the way to the hospital. Explaining how it was all an accident... How...
    Lullacus Lullacus
    22-25, F
    Apr 12
    I will become something that everybody will know me.
    JustAGayGuyHere JustAGayGuyHere
    13-15, M
    1 Response Apr 12
    I am completely out of f---s to give. Due to supply issues, I do not know when I will have any f---s to give. I will keep you informed as the situation develops.
    SmartKat SmartKat
    46-50, F
    8 Responses Apr 11
    i will try with everything in my heart this is my home every single part from trolls to the rolls to the bastards and tolls i will make sure to save my home keep it for my own i...
    SwiftMoonRising SwiftMoonRising
    13-15, M
    Apr 11
    Just have these thoughts when I'm gone I will most likely be forgotten cast adrift in the tides of time. I'm used to it but I wonder who would remember me for the actions I've did...
    SladeBolinLeaderofEp SladeBolinLeaderofEp
    18-21, M
    1 Response Apr 11
    I might not be perfect, but I hope that I'm relatable. If my stories can help at least one person out there, I will be happy and EP will have been worth it. EP was such a great...
    ERMAHGERD1 ERMAHGERD1
    26-30, F
    6 Responses Apr 10
    (I refer this to Christians going through TRIALS or/and TEMPTATIONS, lest a fellow wishes to wrongly counter the write-up) Dear Christians and whomever this may concern, God...
    Lincoln98 Lincoln98
    16-17, M
    Apr 10
    (I refer this to Christians going through TRIALS or/and TEMPTATIONS, lest a fellow wishes to wrongly counter the write-up) Dear Christians and whomever this may concern, God...
    Lincoln98 Lincoln98
    16-17, M
    2 Responses Apr 10
    Its like I am losing my home on the internet. Don't even know where I will go when I am not happy, don't even know where I will find new friends. Sigh.........
    apersonlikeme apersonlikeme
    18-21, M
    1 Response Apr 10
    If you're bringing nothing but negative vibes, you will be discarded. Whether you were once a big part of my life or not. Continue to bring me down, especially while I'm already...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Apr 9
    I am sure there are guys that tell her they love her every where she goes. I am reminded of that constantly here by one of them many many times and i am sure he will many more...
    boldtimer boldtimer
    66-70, M
    Apr 9
    So, in 2014, I was going through a really rough patch with this guy I was dating and I needed to find an anonymous platform to vent, seek advice and just be me. I didn't want a...
    notAloneWithYou notAloneWithYou
    36-40, F
    2 Responses Apr 9
    As I ponder whether to delete my account here or even my stories like many of you are doing or have already done, I keep thinking to myself why delete any? What are people so...
    haniazed haniazed
    46-50, M
    8 Responses Apr 9
    It's been a while since I've given an update... Since I've been able to process my thoughts clearly enough to spit them out to you all. Part of that has to do with my sincere...
    Gracey0079 Gracey0079
    36-40, F
    15 Responses Apr 9
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