Post

I Wish I Could Just Get Away For a Bit

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 549 People

    You Think You're Finally Doing Alright But Then Everything Falls Apart.

    I live in a busy town, my parents are always working and i'm basically on my own. This town i'm living in is a mess, I don't like it, it's cold and the buildings are so high.. it almost looks like it never let the sunshine falls on the street. I've been sailing many times and...
    CharlotteCloseYourEyes CharlotteCloseYourEyes 18-21, F 1 Response Oct 9, 2012

    Your Response

    Cancel

    I Wish I Could Escape Somewhere From All The Stresses In My Life ..

    Im going from a separation from my marriage , which hasnt been easy with my x husband wanting me back and my little boy not takeing it too well either . However my marriage gave me mental health issues I had to get out . I long to escape somewhere for a bit of a holiday by myself...
    mishy40 mishy40 36-40 2 Responses Jan 3, 2012

    Your Response

    Cancel

    I've been feeling in a rut

    for the last couple of years. I live in a boring town with absolutely nothing to do but go to the gym; which I enjoy. All I seem to do is just go to the gym, come home, sit on my computer for endless hours just to end up watching tv and looking at my phone until about 7 or 8 in...
    undecidedthoughts undecidedthoughts 18-21, M Apr 9

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Planning Something..

    I Love my Family, I love my life..for the most part...I just need to do something sometimes by myself without having to be accounted for..every sec that I'm gone my husband is waiting for me..But this year I set up all my time off for the year and I requested a day off in March...
    LadyLindsey LadyLindsey 26-30, F 4 Responses Feb 15, 2011

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Life Is Not Going Well Right Now

    I haven't been working for a long time.  I've been depressed for almost two years. It seems like everyday all I do is look online for a job, get depressed and cry.   Somedays I don't want to get out of bed.  I've been to therapy and it did help a bit, but I just need a job...
    gemcos gemcos 56-60 1 Response Apr 11, 2011

    Your Response

    Cancel

    I'm about to leave for school & i really don't

    wanna go. I hate school more than anything idk why. I feel really crappy right now & I don't feel like being around a lot of people & acting like I'm fine bc I don't feel fine. I just woke up on the wrong side of the bed but it seems like I've been doing that every day now.
    omgchapstick omgchapstick 16-17, F 1 Response Apr 9

    Your Response

    Cancel

    When I see all of the violence,

    nonsense, whiners, lousy politicians, eroding civil liberties...I just feel like I want to buy up 350-500 acres on top of a mountain someplace, and leave everything and everyone behind. I own a 16 acre hobby farm right now, but I have neighbors and "urban sprawl" closing in on...
    louie2037 louie2037 61-65, M Apr 9

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Sometime To Myself

    Like most, I need some me time every now and then. Life gets tough...obviously. I currently have a lot on my plate, and sometimes it's a bit too much for me to handle. I'm the oldest child in my family. As the oldest, I have to take care of my aging parents. I can't help...
    Ichilicious Ichilicious 22-25, M 1 Response Jul 11, 2011

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Away From What I Have Yet To Understand....

    But just to shut it all off for a moment. The thoughts....the urges....the pain. I feel like a frightened little girl at the moment....I feel like I am on the edge. I don't know what way I will fall....and I don't know if I care. There is so much going on right now....and I am...
    luckypickle luckypickle 26-30 11 Responses Nov 14, 2009

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Let's Get Away

    Sometimes I question life. I don't know where I'm heading to. I don't know what's the purpose in life. I want to get away. I want to get a new perspective in life or have an appreciation in life again.
    Lucyylin Lucyylin 26-30, F Aug 8, 2012

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Escape

    Escape,That's what I need,A break,Holiday,What you will,I need,To get away.
    lazycrazybasket lazycrazybasket 46-50, M Jan 17, 2012

    Your Response

    Cancel

    I Want To Escape For A While....

    Lately... life has been way too challenging.... it down right suxs and I feel extremely frustrated!! Why must it be this way? Why can't I cut a break? I know I should suck it up and quit complaining... but I just feel really mad!!! Mad that life keeps handing me ****! Im upset...
    LifesCraziness LifesCraziness 41-45 5 Responses Nov 9, 2011

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Escaped to My Sister's House, Is This Far Enough Away?

    Before I go into what triggered this I feel I need to add a little background. My boyfriend and I have been together for just over six months.  We've had, so far, an amazing relationship based on an almost two year friendship and our common hobbies, likes...
    mscrazylady mscrazylady 26-30, F Jun 17, 2009

    Your Response

    Cancel

    I think when I graduate high school I'm going

    to take a cruise. I've just been really stressed out and I need to be away for a while. The days are becoming monotonous.
    Emiliodecker Emiliodecker 16-17, M Mar 17

    Your Response

    Cancel

    The Hospital Sounds Great Now .

    I really wish i could go ....however im not suicidal and even if i was i wouldnt admit it  because id be too afraid of losing my kids .  I love my kids too much to kill myself ....  i would stay here and suffer before that would happen ... but alas the hospital...
    starstruck2xtrme starstruck2xtrme 26-30, F 1 Response Feb 22, 2008

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Just You And Me ~~~

    Take me away for a week or two.To Bali, to Phuket or Maldives just me and you..Take me away to another place.Where the air is pure and the breeze gently brushes my face..Where I breath easier, I float, I feel.Suddenly everything seems to heal..From the wounds of yesterday.I want...
    lexuslourve lexuslourve 41-45, F 2 Responses Jul 2, 2012

    Your Response

    Cancel

    I want to go to America.

    It's my happy place. My two favourite people are there actually my three favourite people are there. I love them all so much and they are the ones who truly understand me yet I can't be with them. I need them. I need to get away for a while. I love you Jess, RJ and Bug:)
    thefallenstar thefallenstar 13-15, F Apr 9

    Your Response

    Cancel

    I wanna find myself..

    . I'm so lonely and sad because of the things happening around me... I wan't to go somewhere and stay there for a while...
    Thatssoawesome Thatssoawesome 13-15, F Apr 9

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Related Experiences

    I don't know what's best for me at this point. Our marriage is on the rocks after the tsunami brought on by my wife. I don't need counseling... What I do need is a sexual life. I...
    CoolDad59 CoolDad59 51-55, M Apr 12

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Off on hols with the girls today! Athens here we come!! Going to miss a special person but roll on the summer!!!
    Lustral Lustral 18-21, F Apr 12

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Hey David. I'm just going to pretend that you're going to read this like I'm sending it to you... but maybe I'll be more open, because I know you never will. So first off... I...
    DancingWithFire DancingWithFire 16-17, F 1 Response Apr 3

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I wish we could talk, I have so many things to say. I wish we never met. I wish that I could forget. I wish that all of the things we did we can do all over again (ahh I wish). I...
    PosterGirl PosterGirl 31-35, F Mar 31

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I definitely have to go away for a while. Cool things down I need loving But I'm not getting it
    CoolDad59 CoolDad59 51-55, M 19 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Parallel blue lines, skipping the very top of course. White paper, red margin, college rule or wide rule? Doesn't seem too complex. Not too hard to picture or decide right? But...
    SylenaEverlasting SylenaEverlasting 13-15, F Mar 25

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I could use a few more friends. Seems lately I find myself alone wondering why no one ever wants to talk to me. I try to make friends but I can't seem to find anyone with a lot of...
    Jack0fTr4d3s Jack0fTr4d3s 22-25, M Mar 29

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Dammit He's 5 hours ahead of me in the Netherlands while in here in the US I would catch any plane train or boat just to see him For one hug One kiss One more moment to cherish...
    YungPocahontas YungPocahontas 13-15, F 1 Response Apr 6

    Your Response

    Cancel
    The way I am right now is not who I want to be. I search for love in all the wrong places just looking for anyone to love me the way I felt I never was. I do it in all the wrong...
    ariel2891 ariel2891 22-25, F 1 Response 4 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I wish I could work for myself instead of giving my damn life energy to college. Graduating with a Bachelors Degree only to waste away to a multi-million dollar company with a...
    KeithPrice94 KeithPrice94 18-21, M 1 Response Mar 21

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Was. Alex, I'm sorry. If there's one thing I cannot and will not ever be able to stress enough, it's that I am SO sorry. I'm sorry that I had sex with you. I'm sorry that we did...
    TryingFailing TryingFailing 16-17, M Mar 23

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I am 38 and have wished for death as long as I can remember. I think back to my childhood, when things would go wrong or I would do something so stupid (as children do), I would...
    Modernii Modernii 41-45, M 1 Response Apr 4

    Your Response

    Cancel
    140326-1731 Okay, this is probably silly, but as I mentioned to someone else somewhere else earlier today, some things just need to come out of a person, and such needings and...
    Lgl700 Lgl700 51-55, M Mar 26

    Your Response

    Cancel
    not long a go I had to stay at my new aunties house for the weekend as mom and my stepdad was going away for the weekend. it was the first time I stopped there. before they went...
    tony2014 tony2014 13-15, M Apr 3

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I am writing yet another post about him. I see him every Tuesday and Thursday in my Biology class at the college. He is incredibly tall, has dark hair, beautiful dark eyes, and a...
    DuracellAA DuracellAA 18-21, F 4 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    ugh. I wish! Lol looking forward to be close with "some" or more people in here. Don't be pervs or rude though
    lovelycee lovelycee 16-17, F 4 Responses Mar 27

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Sort of, I am mining scrypt coins on radeon gpus and then exchanging them for bitcoin. I also mined some qubit on cpu before they opened that to gpu. With qubit i started off with...
    Iscribbletoomuch Iscribbletoomuch 16-17, M 1 Response Apr 7

    Your Response

    Cancel
    A couple years back to my freshmen year of college, I had a roommate. His girlfriend would come over all the time and stay for hours, and most times she'd bring a friend. One day...
    JustAnotherHuman34 JustAnotherHuman34 18-21, M 1 Response Mar 23

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Beliefs I've live my four score and ten and I certainly believe in a god. I've been raised a Christian my whole life and I have struggled with what I did or didn't believe when...
    SuperFisherMan SuperFisherMan 66-70, M 3 Responses Apr 10

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Finally I need a break. It's fine for people to talk and tell you that everything is going to be okay, that there are people who are definitely worse off than you but no matter...
    LoveToSpeak LoveToSpeak 16-17, F 2 Responses Mar 21

    Your Response

    Cancel
    We're on vacation, and I think he's determined to ruin it for me. The other day, we were at a restaurant and my mom was telling me about a girl who was on Suze Orman. My mom...
    Marvilles Marvilles 13-15, F 2 Responses Apr 8

    Your Response

    Cancel
    A few years ago the idea of running away formed and ever since then it has yet to stop running through my mind. I imagine it all kids of different ways, with a stranger...with a...
    NonexistantSoul NonexistantSoul 16-17, F 5 Responses Mar 25

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Hi, I'm Nadia I really want to run away, for many reasons. I jut want to be free. I would like to meet friends, maybe a cute guy. Message Me! BTW > I'm 13 from South Jersey I...
    otherkid otherkid 13-15, F 1 Response Mar 30

    Your Response

    Cancel
    You try to block them out but they never go away for good. I'm drowning in my sorrows because I can't shake these thoughts. It's a constant reminiscence of depressing experiences...
    cyclingmaniac cyclingmaniac 16-17, M Mar 24

    Your Response

    Cancel
    My mother, who was physically and mentally abusive when I was a child, hasn’t spoken to me for 16 years and has had nothing to do with her three grandsons who are now grown. They...
    writer109 writer109 51-55, F Mar 27

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Little by little...brick by brick...I'm losing myself. I'm becoming nothing. I'm dying. I'm fading. I'm silently crying for help. In the end, I wish I could just have it done with...
    Litwick Litwick 18-21, M 1 Response 1 hr ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I love this... SO SAD, BUT SO TRUE Mom, I Want You To Meet The Girl Who Will One Day Make Me Put You In A Nursing Home Commentary• Opinion• ISSUE 47•42• Oct 18, 2011 By...
    Katrinalccy Katrinalccy 51-55, F 1 Response 1 hr ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    It's been 9 months since you last held me tight as I slept. I'll never understand why you left, yet don't want a divorce? We used to be whole. Best friends and even lovers. Today...
    Mudshovel Mudshovel 36-40, F 2 Responses 3 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I wish I could stop missing someone who doesn't miss me. I can almost accept him with someone else, but I lost my best friend too.
    ashez2ashes ashez2ashes 26-30, F 1 Response 9 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I hate myself so much!!! I wish I could say I love myself but I don't I hate myself
    cristina44 cristina44 18-21, F 1 Response 7 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I wish I could just delete all the painful memories of my life.
    KatiePrater KatiePrater 31-35, F 2 Responses 1 hr ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    My name’s John, and on January 2nd, 2014, I met the guy of my dreams. Yes, I said guy. Yes, I am gay. I’ve told quite a few people but haven’t really got around to...
    hallasholm101 hallasholm101 18-21 Apr 2

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I don't want to live my whole life in self pity and torturing myself with your thoughts but why is it that your thoughts follow me wherever I go?Why is it that I have built a wall...
    Susana1985 Susana1985 26-30, F 1 Response 6 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    i'm not allowed to go to a uni or get a job,i'm going to forced to get married mostly to stop financially support me.i was forced to study the things i'm not good at and now this...
    AfshaFH AfshaFH 18-21, F 4 Responses 14 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel