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post #1 of 26 (permalink) Old 02-21-2010, 11:18 PM Thread Starter
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Iím lost and I donít know what to do with my life anymore.

Anyone else feel this way?
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Yeah, definitely. My life is an absolute mess and it's been that way a long time now. Don't know what else to do except keep on keepin' on.
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Anyone else feel this way?
Do you have any long term goals?

I often feel the same way, but we are moving forward with our lives and time isn't stopping for anyone.

Personally, my long term goal is to graduate with an associate or bachelor degree, 30k+ job, own a nice size house, maybe even a g/f or wife down the road. Problem is, I struggle almost daily with different things and feel like I'm getting off track.

If you don't have any long term goals, you should really think about them. Get some long term goals so you have something to aim for. Then work your way on getting there.

If life is so hard, then death must be easy.

Creed-Six Feet From the Edge

I'm six feet from the edge and I'm thinking...
Maybe six feet ain't so far down...

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Anyone else feel this way?
I'm totally lost and I don't see a long term purpose, but I have goals set and a path to follow. But lately it feels like I'm riding in a bus rather than walking my own path, and that some day I'll just get off at the stop and realized I missed out on the journey. Having goals and a dream just isn't enough.
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I have so damn many problems that I don't even know where to begin in fixing this hellish mess that is my life. The task is just too massive and overwhelming.

DEA agents, being on par with Nazi war criminals, should be executed for crimes against humanity. They are guilty of inflicting mass suffering upon legitimate patients.
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post #6 of 26 (permalink) Old 02-22-2010, 03:23 AM
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I'm lost too... I have no real goals. I'm sure my parents are getting annoyed with me not having a job yet at 19. I don't even have my id yet, don't plan on a drivers license... Mostly I just sit on a chair all day/watch movies and play games. Sometimes I do art at least I suppose... Not enough to turn into a job, but at least its productive sort of...

I wish I could just get a job without having to deal with resume and interview crap. @_@
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I just take it day by day, and make small, reachable goals for myself and eventually I know I'll get to where I want to be.
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I just take it day by day, and make small, reachable goals for myself and eventually I know I'll get to where I want to be.
I agree. I felt so lost when my marriage started heading south. Since then I take it one day at a time. I open up my heart and mind to receive positivity. SA might kick me in the gut really bad some days...where I just don't feel like living. But then I get up and try another day. If I hold on long enough and not give up, I get a bit of sunshine here and there and then it's all worth it.
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I've felt lost for the past 5 years. Everything in my life is not right. Not like how I want everything. I just have all the wrong things and nothing is good or right.

I have no interest in this world. I refuse to get a drivers licence, because I'm afraid of driving(my parents have been in a few car accidentls and have really messed them up physically-I'm afraid to be in more pain then I am).

I just really want to be left alone and not have to worry about the world or having to work for money. I'm not the type of person who expects a lot for nothing, I'm just afraid.
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Anyone else feel this way?
Yep
I've been this way for about a year and a half. I have no idea whatsoever what I want to do with my life. I wish I had some goals and knew what I wanted to do. When I think of myself in 5 or 10 years time I have not even the slightest clue at all of what I will be doing.
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I wish I could just get a job without having to deal with resume and interview crap. @_@
Me to sick of applying my *** off to tonnes of job positions and getting rejected.
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post #11 of 26 (permalink) Old 10-05-2010, 07:25 PM
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I feel the same way alot. im 17 in high school and its my senior year. I'm stressing on going to prom and all this other senior stuff cause they will be lifelong memories and ill never get the second chance. But then im asking myself, whats the point? I haven't done much in high school so doing this stuff wouldn't make any difference. Itll just remind me of my struggle in school. I plan to go to college but im not expecting anything different either. I want to get a wife and kids but i don't know if thatll happen with the way things seem for me. I honestly can't see myself doing anything in the near future besides hiding and cancelling plans and missing out on life. I had goals but i like lost intrest in them including social activities and life itself. I don't know if ill ever change
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I've been completely lost...actually stuck is a better word, since I graduated high school in '03. It's one of the worst feelings in the world.
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Anyone else feel this way?
Yeah, all the time.
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Me too^

She searched the city for anyone. I ran into her on a bus stop. And then she asked me for a light, and then I asked her, "Are you alright?" She said, "I think there's something wrong, I don't belong, I don't belong."
She lives in gardens, she lives alone. She runs through seasons on her own. And no one knows her or knows her name. And no one ever found out again.
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Same here..lost and not feeling much but for my own sorrow, I hate this feeling I cant think about what to talk about with people..kills me after thinking I was cured too lifes a *****.
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I feel lost too. I have no direction.
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Did everyone here go to school cause I can't because of my anxiety how ****ed up is that
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Pretty much every waking moment of my life. Even my dreams are poisoned with real life failures these days. Ugh...
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My life right now has no meaning whatsoever. There is a wall called 'SA' hiding it from me.
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post #20 of 26 (permalink) Old 10-11-2011, 05:55 PM
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This is horrible , i feel exactly like you guys. After reading all this on sa i feel like crying. I wish you all well i hope we all could get vetter somtime
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