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I Wish I Could Be a Kid Again

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 175 People

    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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    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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    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 31-35, 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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    Related Experiences

    I've always been the shy, quiet, and timid kid. After I got into college, I realized how much you need to interact and socialize with others... which, for someone like me who's...
    pocky007 pocky007 18-21, F 2 Responses 3 hrs ago

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    I don't really have any close friends, never have. I'm turning 20 this year and I don't even have any friends to celebrate with. I've always had more responsibility than others...
    raeediance raeediance 18-21, F 7 Responses 1 day ago

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    I've seen people on TV who had a genetic condition and If he has a girl it won't be having the same condition but If he has a boy then he'll end up like him and he said I won't...
    FrostyElsie FrostyElsie 22-25, F 4 Responses 1 day ago

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    To be honest I feel like I've been betrayed by every person I know. The only person who didn't betray me and was consistent through and through was a weed smoking democrat and he...
    QuestionMarks QuestionMarks 41-45, F 1 Response 2 days ago

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    My strongest moral impulse (if that's the right expression) is to advocate for people on the margins, the "invisible people". Whenever anyone (a 'visible' person) finds himself...
    BinaryBill BinaryBill 61-65, M 2 Responses 2 days ago

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    Last guy I dated told me in the first week how awesome I am, how much he likes my character, we had phonecalls that lasted up to four hours and told each other everything from...
    bryannon bryannon 31-35, F 3 Responses 2 days ago

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    Yesterday the team went out of town for a meeting and an ocular inspection of a provincial branch. After which, the branch operator brought us to a nearby bar, we wanted to go home...
    prettierinpink prettierinpink 36-40, F 4 Responses 2 days ago

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    wouldn't it be fantastic? you start you're life again with all you're memories. Imagine what could be acheived. you could stop being bullied at school in your teens, ask out that...
    diegosauns diegosauns 18-21, M 1 Response 3 days ago

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    If I had a single, cruel bone in my body, I would post a classified advert somewhere, asking for someone who has nothing to do, no reason to stay alive, nothing left to give and no...
    deleted deleted 26-30 5 days ago

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    I am my fathers' son of that I have no doubt. I miss him dearly with a gentle sadness and loneliness that follows me through my days and calls to me in my darkest hours and...
    Chagos Chagos 36-40, M 6 days ago

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    There was a time when I wished there was a place, a place for another someone in my life to do the little things that I crave, that I want, that my soul needs. Intimate things...
    SuburbanSage SuburbanSage 61-65, M 6 days ago

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    I miss it so much. No work, adult responsibilities, taxes or lawers after us. Kids just eat, sleep, go to school, activities and play. Us adults gotta go to work, pat taxes and...
    BigDDGirl BigDDGirl 26-30, F 1 Response 6 days ago

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    Kendall here again, I know I post quite often on my mom's account, but she's a very busy person and I have a lot of time so I thought I'd help her out and keep people up to date on...
    Richardson444 Richardson444 56-60, F a week ago

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    I wish my mind had a delete button, so,I could erase all the bitter memories of people crying over me and calling me a heartless and selfish *****. I wish I could erase all the...
    iSatan iSatan 13-15, F 3 Responses a week ago

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    I look at the families on TV all happy and I feel like that will never be me. I don't think I'll be able to find someone who will understand me or at least try and try and try...
    Mars000 Mars000 18-21, F Feb 3

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    Many, many things I wish I could get rid of. I think the older you get the heavier the memories become. Too bad I couldn't just go back to being 18 and start this whole "adult...
    theflipside theflipside 31-35, F 7 Responses Feb 3

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    My best friend sent me a text that he had a gun and was going to end his ******* life because he couldn't take it. I dropped everything left work early, and ditched a date (my...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Feb 3

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    Sometimes I fee like a bit%#, I've broken someone's else hearts a couple of time, but it was never my intention, I just stop feeling love, passion , and its not my fault I think...
    sweeter944 sweeter944 18-21, F 3 Responses Feb 2

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    I was never all that interested in having kids. I liked them just fine, I just never really saw myself as a Dad and couldn't imagine taking on that responsibility. I met my...
    Fedup2016 Fedup2016 36-40, M 1 Response Feb 1

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    I never want to have children. For some people it seems like an impossible concept that a female does not to mother children. It is an individual choice, some women want to have...
    moonlightflower moonlightflower 22-25, F Feb 1

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    I wish I could just come out and say how I'm insecure and wish he'd mention me more on social media. I wish he'd post pictures of us together, post pictures of things I randomly...
    asteriai asteriai 22-25, F 1 Response Feb 1

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    Ok this statement couldn't be more true. My post is going to be a confusing one.. As some of you have read my past posts I seem to still love someone who clearly doesn't want me...
    Beanbella Beanbella 31-35, F 4 Responses Feb 1

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    I am a recovering male anorexic, and I just finished an outpatient treatment program for eating disorders. On the whole, it wasn’t a helpful program. I may be at a healthy weight...
    Caridinals21 Caridinals21 22-25, M 3 Responses Jan 31

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    I am the Diaprd Kid. Yup Im 13 and i still wear them every night because i still wet the bed. It happens to me a few times a week. I always go to the bathroom right before bed and...
    Kirito500 Kirito500 13-15, M 1 Response Jan 31

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    I wish I could grow up with my daddy. I want to make him happy as his little girl. He would have bought me toys and watch me playing with them. He would have kissed me before going...
    natalypetrvicki natalypetrvicki 18-21, F 7 Responses Jan 31

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    UPDATED I've tried being a vegetarian for two weeks, until the severity of my stranger for a Mother molesting me became stronger, as my face felt weird and out of place in the...
    ONESTARRYSTARRYNIGHT ONESTARRYSTARRYNIGHT 26-30, F Jan 31

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    I wish I could go back. Change it all. I wish that it could be diffrent, that I could have made you feel something. That we could have had something. But I made a mistake...
    Thelostsoulslasthope Thelostsoulslasthope 13-15, F Jan 31

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    I wish I could go through your screen and cuddle with you. I wish we could watch movies, fool around, and let me cook for you. . . why do we have to be apart?
    RebekahWriter13 RebekahWriter13 31-35, F 4 Responses Jan 30

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    Hahahaha! I like when people joke with me. Some time ago, my hairdresser thought I would look great with a new hair color. Can't explain what kind if color it was. More or less...
    mmorgam mmorgam 41-45, F 1 Response Jan 30

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    I think i'm the only kid into tickling in my college. I wish there were more like-minded people here. I've always wanted to be gang tickled by a bunch of my friends. Or maybe a...
    jonathan96 jonathan96 18-21, M 1 Response Jan 30

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    I found that anguish and emotional suffering are warning signs that I was living against my own truth. AUTHENTICITY is a hard and painful lesson to take. I understood how much it...
    Solegne Solegne 41-45, F 3 Responses Jan 28

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