I Wish I Didnt Have To Struggle

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 6 People

    i didnt see it but i heard it... we had a sleepover at a friend and her brother was secretly taking pictures of us in our pyamas... wel the parents found out and announced to us...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    6 Responses Apr 21
    Some days I believe that I am beautiful just the way I am. I look in the mirror and see myself and all the beauty I hold. Other days, I see an ugly person. Me. I definitely don't...
    jaydamarie15 jaydamarie15
    13-15, F
    Apr 20
    When I speak to you initially, I'm always reall skittish. Stranger-danger (if you're a taxi driver, or we meet on the street), good ol'-fashioned social anxiety, and awareness of...
    AsYetNameless AsYetNameless
    13-15, T
    Apr 20
    My 3rd grader has struggled in school from Headstart up to this very point. I noticed delays in his speech right before two years old. I expressed my concerns to his pediatrician...
    Vette601 Vette601
    36-40, F
    Apr 19
    All of this, this group and all the stories here, are really impressive... in the most horrible of the possibile ways. What I'm most impressed with are the amount and similarity of...
    TotalVoid TotalVoid
    26-30
    Apr 19
    Within you is the power to rise above any situation or struggle, and transform into the brightest strongest version of you ever !
    Ruben1970 Ruben1970
    41-45, M
    1 Response Apr 18
    waiting for the wish to come true...i had made some frnds on here though still I can't talk to them on ny topic..i wish i had few frnds with whom i can hangout sometimes,talk to...
    MysteriousLion MysteriousLion
    22-25, M
    1 Response Apr 18
    It was post zombie apocolypes (as usual) and i was surviving with Obama and his first lady. And the president was like "thank god its finaly over, lets order some jalapeño pizza...
    jessie8g jessie8g
    16-17, F
    Apr 18
    If you're reading this and have cancer or know anyone that has cancer then listen closely. Around 1931 Dr. Warburg discovered that cancer can NOT survive in an oxygen rich...
    arhg arhg
    36-40, F
    1 Response Apr 17
    I've always had an issue of feeling to self conscious in every aspect. I feel like I've reached a point in my life where I want to do and be better. I was wondering if anyone was...
    2amhit 2amhit
    16-17, F
    Apr 17
    I have come to understand that everyone has some degree of self esteem issues. I am a single mom who was never supposed to have kids. My son was worth every pound I gained, but it...
    ffnell343 ffnell343
    26-30, F
    2 Responses Apr 16
    People say be careful what you wish for. I don't think that's true. I'm wishing for something that won't come true. I want it and wish I had them. It won't happen... They say don't...
    staystyleandsmile staystyleandsmile
    18-21, F
    3 Responses Apr 16
    I traded in my razor blades for my finger tips. I struggled with bulimia for years but it was only on and off. These days the idea of not throwing up my meals scares me.
    LadyAmbrosia LadyAmbrosia
    22-25, F
    Apr 16
    I really wish i had a magical power to erase and delete thoughts that involve me from brains of known and unknown souls ..i dont want to be remembered by anyone. i wish my name,my...
    trappedwings trappedwings
    26-30, F
    4 Responses Apr 15
    Struggle is right... I always say I am going to turn in early and hours later I am sitting at my computer saying... just one more thing!!!
    Move4Word Move4Word
    46-50, M
    4 Responses Apr 15
    Something that has been weighing heavy on my heart in this age old fight for equality. I am curious as to how you guys feel about my feels. If you disagree, do so objectively, and...
    Dreambrother Dreambrother
    18-21, F
    Apr 15
    I met him on here... He was perfect, kind, loving, receptive, different from anyone I have ever known before... He never had a relationship... Its easy to see how this happened...
    S33K3R S33K3R
    26-30, F
    3 Responses Apr 13
    5 years ago I joined this forum in hopes to not hurt anymore. Here it is and today I googled women without mothers. I came across this site and decided to join. When I went to...
    NoHurt NoHurt
    31-35
    Apr 13
    Why do I always go through this. You know when you really care about someone and they mean everything to you. Those people who impact your life unexpectedly. I fell in love with...
    Thelostsoulslasthope Thelostsoulslasthope
    13-15, F
    Apr 12
    Do you ever have one of those days where you look at your self and everything just goes down hill from there? There are those voices arguing in my head saying "You look fine" and...
    Lacrimosadies Lacrimosadies
    18-21, F
    4 Responses Apr 11
    The former head of Britain’s Equalities and Human Rights Commission (EHRC), Trevor Phillips, has admitted he “got almost everything wrong” regarding immigration in a new...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    1 Response Apr 11
    So I myself have Epilepsy and a family history of autism.. I don't want to call it responsible breeding, but logic suggests I shouldn't procreate.. Truthfully someday I want to...
    KindaPyro KindaPyro
    22-25, M
    2 Responses Apr 11
    I never hated myself more than when I read the message telling me I was the reason she changed. There was no blame on her part, it wasn't said to make me feel bad. It was almost...
    kk1874 kk1874
    31-35, F
    1 Response Apr 11
    I wish my dad's priorities didn't come in this order; Work, himself, social life, family. I wish my dad was a protective father to me. I wish he didn't see my short high school...
    sillysweetgirl9 sillysweetgirl9
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Apr 11
    In 2015 I was diagnosed with Cushing's disease which was caused by a brain tumor. I had brain surgery on 20 July 2015. My best friend took leave the day of surgery and visited...
    Sanetvh Sanetvh
    41-45, F
    Apr 11
    Mine stated in like grade 8..i have on my hands and feet groin armpits and nose...it progressively got worse as I got older.i have periods of dry spells so thank God for that..i am...
    dizzy1575 dizzy1575
    36-40, F
    Apr 11
    Read a lot of stories under this group and my heart goes out to you all. I struggle with social anxiety as well and it's gotten a lot better throughout the years. My advice is...
    bawstenbrewin bawstenbrewin
    18-21, F
    2 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
    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
    After years of deleting my profile and moving on from this site convincing myself I didnt need it anymore, here I am in the same group that got me started. I'm glad to see this...
    livefree93 livefree93
    22-25, M
    1 Response Apr 10
    It's finally happening... I never thought that I'd see the day that I'd take down all my work from Wattpad, but the day finally came yesterday. It wasn't a decision that I...
    LoneSouls LoneSouls
    31-35, F
    Apr 10
    This is my story. It is long, but I hope you all can relate to it. A year ago I went on a catholic retreat called Kairos and I gave a speech on my ideals and how to find them and...
    cmom96 cmom96
    18-21, F
    Apr 9
    I wish I could have had the "HAPPILY EVER AFTER." I wish I could have been worthy of love. I wish I could have felt peace and security in my life. I wish I could have accomplished...
    BrokeBandit BrokeBandit
    41-45, F
    1 Response Apr 8
    Since the beginning of highschool, I was always a little chubby. I became a vegetarian for a little under a year but had to stop when it turned into a mild eating disorder and I...
    Lukas2727 Lukas2727
    22-25
    1 Response Apr 6
    I have had two of my faimly members die of cancer
    Haleygrace1004 Haleygrace1004
    13-15, F
    2 Responses Apr 6
    ********* I would like to publish this prayer in grateful thanks to Archangels St Michael, St Raphael and St Gabriel. ********* Heavenly Father, You have given us archangels to...
    Peking1977 Peking1977
    36-40, F
    Apr 6
    I just turned sixteen and until about two months ago I had to wear a hairpiece because my pulling was so bad. Recently I have been doing very well with not pulling and my eyelashes...
    graceeliz330 graceeliz330
    16-17, F
    1 Response Apr 5
    I'm 22 and still in school, but lately I've felt almost an obsessive need to get pregnant and start a family. I see pics of babies or hear about another friend whose pregnant or...
    laurenoates93 laurenoates93
    22-25, F
    1 Response Apr 5
    It's funny how in life the first thing a lot of people think when things get hard is I want to die. I guess in our heads we think death is like switching a tv off. You know like...
    ptsdlady ptsdlady
    31-35, F
    Apr 4
    i started exercising on a daily basis last year around December. n so far i have lost tons of weight. over 60lbs. i weighed somewhere around 287, now around 204. recently though i...
    VoloNoscere VoloNoscere
    26-30, M
    3 Responses Apr 4
    2/2 I struggle a lot in math class. I am at an elementary school math level, i think and i am in the 9th grade. I struggled with history, science, English, etc but mainly Math and...
    kagezuki10 kagezuki10
    16-17, F
    1 Response Apr 4
    I have been with my boyfriend for a year and a half, and he has been in prison for 7 months. We met after he did what he did, and I stood by his side through all of it. It is a...
    Littlefish1125 Littlefish1125
    26-30, F
    1 Response Apr 4
    Im in college right now and somehow,no matter how hard i try to stay positive. I walk in that schoolbuilding with positive, driven, excited energy and come out very depressed and...
    djmane djmane
    18-21, M
    3 Responses Apr 4
    Here is the thing I hate talking about myself. I feel completely robbed when I share something. Like they took something from me that should have stayed there/ I tell them and...
    thinkofaname thinkofaname
    16-17, F
    Apr 4
    I just wish I could fall in love. I just wish I could find a soul mate , like Lily & Marshall. I just wish I could find a person that completed me, COMPLETELY. I watched every...
    BrokeBandit BrokeBandit
    41-45, F
    Apr 3
    Mine is an Intellectual disability. Mine used to be mild but now, it isn't much anymore. Sometimes, it is mild. I had it because i was born a pre mature baby and i had some ripped...
    kagezuki10 kagezuki10
    16-17, F
    2 Responses Apr 3
    Since EP is going to freeze the content in a few weeks, I'd wish to put my emailadress here for those who will arrive at the site in the future and recognize themselves in the...
    Zafrony Zafrony
    26-30, F
    1 Response Apr 3
    Anybody else really struggle seeing a therapist? I was supposed to go see my new one this past Thursday but skipped it because I was having so much anxiety. Of course the day after...
    lvk80 lvk80
    22-25, F
    1 Response Apr 2
    Sometimes I try to make analogies regarding people. Lately I be been trying to imagine beautiful women in my life in terms of a type of flower. Perhaps she is the product of...
    CopperCoil CopperCoil
    36-40, M
    9 Responses Apr 2
    I'm going to miss this website. This site was a part of my personal growth. For example, I learned how to describe myself by browsing and joining groups. I've learned a lot...
    RoyalTeee RoyalTeee
    26-30, F
    1 Response Apr 2
    So I haven't been on this app for a while and I just wanted to thank all of the people who were here for me during my tough times, things are starting to get better for me, I still...
    Alicolette Alicolette
    16-17, F
    Apr 2
    I have lost both of my parents in the last 3 years and it has been a struggle for me. I never thought it would be tough but it is. I feel like most people have no idea what it is...
    Hockeyfight Hockeyfight
    46-50, M
    Apr 2
    I wish I couldn't feel, I wish I couldn't love 'cause it hurts so much I'm the only one trying to keep us together when all the signs say that I should forget her I wish you weren...
    Kayla429 Kayla429
    13-15, F
    Apr 1
    For those of you who have lost your desire to pray, to sing,I'm asking God to put that melody back in your hearts tonight; cause you to lift your voice, even though you don't...
    Lincoln98 Lincoln98
    16-17, M
    Apr 1
    For those of you who have lost your desire to pray, to sing,I'm asking God to put that melody back in your hearts tonight; cause you to lift your voice, even though you don't...
    Lincoln98 Lincoln98
    16-17, M
    Apr 1
    For those of you who have lost your desire to pray, to sing,I'm asking God to put that melody back in your hearts tonight; cause you to lift your voice, even though you don't...
    Lincoln98 Lincoln98
    16-17, M
    Apr 1
    After gaining a huge amount of weight recently my belly has nearly doubled in size. I feel absolutely huge. I love to stuff my big belly to its limits and I love how round and...
    bellyrp bellyrp
    26-30, M
    1 Response Apr 1
    I wish sometimes I didnt But they are part of being human, you know? Its a blessing and a curse
    IkIlLeDyOuRsOuLaNdAtEiT IkIlLeDyOuRsOuLaNdAtEiT
    16-17, F
    1 Response Apr 1
    Swimming for the first time.I am not really a social person and i am trying to change lately trying to join the guys doing some guys stuff making some actual friends, they invited...
    comlpicatedguy comlpicatedguy
    18-21, M
    1 Response Apr 1
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