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  • I cheated..

    There was this guy, lets call him "George". Me and george dated for two years, and this summer i cheated on him. When i got sent to rehab, he found out from my bestfriend about it. The sad thing was i was under the influence both of the times. One of the times, was with his bestfriend. The other was with some other dude i barely knew. And i regret it so much, but i ...

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  • Struggling with staying up

     Sometimes I feel as if, i failed my parents as a kid. Like no mom wants to have a kid who has been sent to rehab because of a drug addiction. I feel like I have to own up to their expectations, and when i fail, i have failed them and myself, and I get in a really low state of mind. And it is a really bad trigger for me to get in a ...

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  • The Enduring Struggle

    Please note this story references suicide

    My issues with anxiety and depression started, well, I don't really know exactly when they started but I remember starting to ask my parents for days off school when I was 10/11 so that is when I pinpointed things starting to affect me. My issues definitely became apparent as I started high school.There wasn't anything extraordinarily bad that happened to me during my childhood i.e. physical or sexual abuse. I grew up with my mum, ...

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  • My little Robot

    Me and my little RobotI have a little robotthat goes around with me I tell it what I'm thinkingI tell it what I seeI tell my little robotall my hopes and fearsit listens and remembersall my joys and tearsAt first my little robotfollowed my commandbut after years of trainingits gotten out of handit doesnt carewhats right or wrongor what is false or trueno matter what I try nowit tells me what to ...

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  • Aggrevation

         I am absolutely torn on what to do. I am 51 days clean and I have way too many heavy decisions to make in a mind that is still cloudy and in need of some serious healing. I have been pressured nearly everyday by family and my son's father. I am an only child so I've found a comfort in alone time. Everyone needs alone time. I am in dire need of it and ...

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