I Wonder What It's Like To Be Normal

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 30 People

    Being Different

      Being different isn't always a good experience. I am a burn survivor and was in a horrible accident at the age of five. The saddest and hardest part of my experience had nothing to do with the pain I endured from the accident. It was the pain of being laughed at, made...
    lajj8 lajj8
    46-50, F
    13 Responses Sep 3, 2010

    I Never Knew What It Was Like

    If "normal" describes being a member of a warm, loving, nurturing, supportive family, i have never known what it's like to be normal since the year and a half that my paternal Grandparents took care of me on thier small farm right after brain cancer claimed my mother's life, may...
    eleanorssong eleanorssong
    56-60, F
    1 Response Mar 1, 2012

    Not Really

    I mean is there even such a thing as normal? We all are weird in our own way aren't we? We all have flaws, be it physical, emotional or mental, and if you can say that you don't then that's your flaw right there, thinking you're perfect, because no one is. So if everyone is...
    MiracleWhipTrickster MiracleWhipTrickster
    18-21, M
    9 Responses Feb 28, 2011

    What Is Normal?

    I dont know if theres a real normal ,growing up in abusvie house and then getting into a 20 year relationshipof abuse , my family was very toxic raising us in shame to keep thier dirty abuse quiet and the women always blamingthe victom and not holding accountable for his actions...
    lunnas lunnas
    41-45, F
    4 Responses Feb 29, 2012
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