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I Wish I Could Be a Kid Again

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 170 People

    Funny Isn't It...

    When I was still a kid, I wished I could be grown up fast. When I got older, I wish I could be a kid again. I thought growing up would be cool and you get to do everything on your own. No people to control you or to tell you what you should and shouldn't do. Well hell, how wrong...
    amethyst91 amethyst91 18-21, F 1 Response Sep 5, 2011

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    The Good Ol' Days

    I often find myself wishing that I was a little kid again... wishing I had the opportunity to go back and make different decisions... to do things over I know that if I did have that chance, and I did change anything, a lot of things would be different in my life today. And I...
    BeautifulNightmare BeautifulNightmare 22-25, F 1 Response May 4, 2008

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    No Worries...

    I would love to be a kid again! I had no bills, no problems, no responsibilities and no worries. I had only to worry about my grades and chores. Oh how I long for the old days!
    Duckie77 Duckie77 26-30, F Jan 9, 2008

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    Not Neccessarily In Elementry School

    Not a baby or anything but young enough to get a fresh start on dating, a fresh start on developing and understanding me. I wish i could push my first time back a couple of years. I wish i could erase some partners and definitely this husband of mine. I hate the way my life has...
    goldie25 goldie25 31-35, F 5 Responses Mar 10, 2008

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    Yes!

    Yes!The living in the here and now and the joy of just living in that present moment. Not knowing bad stuff that can happen and does happen and will happen!And as a much as I am now a fully fledged 21st Century adult, enjoying all the mod cons and The Age of Technology, there is...
    liguidgold liguidgold 41-45, F May 18, 2011

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    Innocent

    I wish I could be that young and innocent again. I grew up way too quickly, and now theres no going back. I love how children don't know all the hate there is in the world, well most anyway. It was such a carefree time. *sigh* I wish I had made the most of my childhood instead of...
    AWUK AWUK 26-30, F 2 Responses Oct 15, 2007

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    Yes

    I wish I can be  a kid again. To see through a kid's eyes again.  
    mother1983 mother1983 31-35, F 3 Responses May 18, 2008

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    Longing For Innocence

    i am 20 now, i recently turned 20. even through my late teen years i wished to be younger, and unlike a lot of people i never wanted to grow up fast. even when i was little i hoped it would last forever, and being grown up seemed so far away. i did not know much about the hate...
    SummerDragonfly SummerDragonfly 18-21, F Jan 8, 2012

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    Playing

    I love to play all kinds of games when ever i get the chance to.  Still love to play kickball and anything else I can get others to do.  Love to be chased around and love to do the chaseing
    saggy saggy 41-45, F Jan 7, 2008

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    Song So True.

    Being a kid was easy. You had it made. Nothing to worry about. And I miss that. And these song lyrics completely fit that. Trace Atkins- Your Gonna Miss This She was staring out the window of their SUV Complaning, saying "I can't wait to turn 18" She said "...
    missashshalee missashshalee 18-21, F May 4, 2008

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    Related Experiences

    Where to begin.......my childhood sucked and I wasn't really aloud to be a kid....my decisions were made for me by a stepmom and I was allowed no room for error. .....I was forced...
    bykerboy011 bykerboy011 22-25, M Apr 10

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    I'm tired of feelings.... weather I'm happy or sad emotion always makes me numb......I don't why I'm feeling like this... am I going crazy?... cause even if there's a concrete...
    Ehnyl Ehnyl 18-21 5 days ago

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    If I could have one wish, I´d wish to wake up every day to the feeling of your breath on my neck...the warmth of your lips on my cheeks...the sound of your heart beating with mine...
    Brunette4U Brunette4U 31-35, F 5 hrs ago

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    I do in some ways. Last night I was thinking how I'm too old and two big to get on those inside playground type of things I used to play on when I was young. And, I realize, as I...
    RhinosaurusRex RhinosaurusRex 18-21, F 6 Responses Mar 22

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    It’s been over nine years since I was kidnapped and turned into a pet. After I opened up to my first wife on Halloween she told me it might help me to right down everything that...
    PrinceBloodlust PrinceBloodlust 18-21, M Mar 28

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    hi I am not really sure what I am doing I just joined my husband said that its a great place to write your stories and see what everyone writes I too would love to fall in love...
    smuffette1967 smuffette1967 46-50, F 1 Response Mar 23

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    Doing it My way! In restropect I wish I had not I would have heeded my Parents advice and not married young or married my first wife. I worked too hard for the family only to...
    TheEnglander TheEnglander 66-70, M 1 Response Mar 27

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    Kidney stones suck. Really. They just suck. The pain is over the top. It’s too much. It starts in the stomach and then quickly moves around to the back. Then it comes back around...
    FriendlyBryan FriendlyBryan 41-45, M 1 Response Apr 7

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    It happened on my 8th birthday. my mom and dad had hired a bunch of people for my party that day.. we had a circus themed party for all the neighborhood kids in my upscale town...
    rachael982 rachael982 16-17, F 1 Response Mar 26

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    Yes me again
    dialzero4fun dialzero4fun 46-50, M 1 Response 5 hrs ago

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    I was talking with my lawyers secretary and she couldn't remember who I was until I pointed out when I met her. She was probably 42 years old kind of on the bad looking side and I...
    sandman234567 sandman234567 22-25, M 1 Response Apr 8

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    I wish you were here...or I were there...or we were together anywhere...
    Brunette4U Brunette4U 31-35, F 6 hrs ago

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    Im beginning to get it… how we both came together from our needs, from our lacks. Maybe we could´ve made it, but none of us were ready to be in a relationship… In this...
    Gaialion Gaialion 36-40, F Mar 28

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    Why kids need to be allowed here.It is risky even if they share telephone numbers and pictures with other kids .Predators can get access to them.So kids should be made aware of...
    restored87 restored87 46-50, F 4 Responses Apr 6

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    pt 2 I knew where we were going. without a word, but with heart pouring I was marched towards the house. I fell and was slapped across the face twice for a punishment. once...
    rachael982 rachael982 16-17, F 1 Response Mar 26

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    I wish i could take these two and remove the fear and pains of there young live away..... My wife and i love them dearly. There great kids in my book. They know where to turn if...
    ImHungry2 ImHungry2 51-55, M a week ago

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    Certain things make me remember old times...times that I miss, people I wish I'd never met or never become disillusioned of...things I wish I'd said, but at the same time, I'm glad...
    iridesca iridesca 22-25, F 1 Response 6 days ago

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    I don't want to have kids. Ever. Plain and simple. I am a 23 year old female, I'm a dreamer and an adventurer. I have an honour degree and will be attending law school in the...
    cckawi12 cckawi12 22-25, F 2 Responses Mar 21

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    attention parents of central Florida If you need a disciplinarian for your kids msg me
    mistreszmayhem mistreszmayhem 18-21, F Apr 5

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    im so tired of feeling let down all the time. im tired of the hurt an pain i go through each an every day. i hate how i struggle to be happy. its not a good feeling, depression...
    NikkiBaby1698 NikkiBaby1698 16-17, F 2 days ago

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    long story short when I met my bf his kids where amazing they acted kind and respectful. then my 11 month old son from my previous marriage was killed by his father's mother. I...
    angrystepmom angrystepmom 26-30, F 1 Response 1 day ago

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    Message To God and People: I fail the moment of return, I used up all my anger on everything that causes bad problem. I could never change but be lead to death, because I always...
    BenjaminRookie BenjaminRookie 13-15 Mar 22

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    I no I am not the only one who feels this way, I just wish I could meet someone who desires, admires, worships, loves me as much as I do them. I haven't felt like that in about 14...
    wanthimtoNEEDme wanthimtoNEEDme 41-45, F Mar 31

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    I'm cleaning up my circle, no offense to some of you, I am truly sincerely sorry if you had toxic or Narcissistic parent(s). I had been thinking about the probably and possibility...
    koh72 koh72 41-45, M 3 Responses Apr 12

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    I'm cleaning up my circle, no offense to some of you, I am truly sincerely sorry if you had toxic or Narcissistic parent(s). I had been thinking about the probably and possibility...
    koh72 koh72 41-45, M 6 Responses Apr 12

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    Confession of a Love Sick Fool #2 I'm still in love with my ex boyfriend. Its almost 2 months since we broke up. He broke up with me. He says he don't feel the spark anymore...
    lilnekomeow lilnekomeow 18-21, F 1 Response 3 days ago

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    I thought these words for so long. Looked at myself and cursed my flaws. Wondered what it was I had done. What I could do. Like the dog that gets kicked and keeps coming back for...
    justNIK justNIK 41-45, F 3 Responses Mar 23

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    From ages 15-29 (current age) I've tried being like other people to fit in, I let literally people control me and how I should live, I attempted suicide many times with my final...
    DarkPhoenix1985 DarkPhoenix1985 26-30, M 1 Response Mar 27

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    Some nights I pray the conversations I have with you in my mind are enough to sustain me. Other nights I know they are not. That doesn't stop my prayers, though. I am in too...
    MommaBella MommaBella 31-35, F 1 Response Apr 6

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    there's someone I work with who is the polar opposite of anyone I've ever been in a relationship with. I'm hooked, and it's because this girl can make you laugh AND make you think...
    Spooky224 Spooky224 22-25 Apr 9

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    I feel like I'm exactly where I was before I met her except I'm older and fatter now. The fatter part I'm fixing as I have in the past, just a pain in the ***. And I could give a...
    JimmyLogan JimmyLogan 31-35, M 1 Response a week ago

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    I've. Grown close to many of you ...my heart is sad over those who have disappeared. But then again I shouldn't become so attached I guess. ...hugs to all of you who have...
    sassygirl42 sassygirl42 41-45, F 2 Responses 6 days ago

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