I Wish I Could Let Go of the Past

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 72 People

    Stuck In The Past

    I have this problem where I'm stuck in the past and don't know how to get out. It's made me very insecure. I had a difficult past, though maybe it wasn't as bad as some people's. I have ADHD, and I had a hard time in school. I got sent out of the classrooms all the time, and...
    BieberMammoth BieberMammoth
    16-17, F
    Dec 14, 2011

    I Really Want To Let Go...

    I quit a job were I worked several years. Quit because I felt bad there, really depressed, but while I was there... I did my best. So I sometimes still remember it, but saddens me to know nobody seem to care anymore about me. Its like I learn that we just shouldnt expect...
    Calipri Calipri
    22-25, F
    3 Responses Dec 2, 2013

    But It's Part Of Me .

    I miss my so-called friends even though they held me back , but I still think of those days when I'm alone . I wish I could forget about failed marriages , but they haunt me . I wish that I'd never been drug addicted but I'm clean now . I wish I'd stop looking back as I move...
    Tanengreen Tanengreen
    36-40, M
    2 Responses Feb 14, 2010

    It's Not My Fault

    I tried to tell her so many times, she just didn't want to hear it.  Then she walked in one day and saw - she called me the most horrible names I've ever heard.  She said I was trying to steal her man - why would I do that, how could she even think it, i was only 13...
    caramelkiss caramelkiss
    36-40, F
    1 Response Jul 7, 2009

    A Burden That I Can't Let Go Of--or That I'm Too Scared To Let Go

    I can't let go of my past. I try to. I feel like I try to. So I've had my heart broken...so have a lot of people. I just wish everything in my life wasn't so interconnected. I wish that when my boyfriend dumped me I didn't lose ALL of my friends I wish that he wasn't friends with...
    chelseyvoegele chelseyvoegele
    3 Responses Nov 23, 2010

    I Don't Want to Be a Doormat

    I seem to keep repeating the same mistakes, like letting the same people take me for granted, over and over. I just wish I could stop doing this, but the hardest part is that no matter how hard I try, they just don't seem to get the fact that I am not fully to blame.
    snowlady snowlady
    36-40, F
    1 Response Aug 18, 2009

    How Can You Let Go...?

    The only thing on my mind lately has been my messed up past. I truly wish fairies existed to come to me one night and say "I"ll accomplish your wish. I will let you travel back in time and change your life". It hurts everytime I realize life is not like a video game where you can...
    Yeppeun Yeppeun
    18-21, F
    1 Response Jan 6, 2011

    Being Molested

    Is it right that my family has forgiven my brother for molesting me 13 years ago or is it wrong that I have not. He told my wife that I was really gay, I've been married for 9 years and have 3 kids.
    shorefree69 shorefree69
    2 Responses Jul 7, 2009
More Stories