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My abusive and drug addict dad

My dad was a drug addict and also abused my mom physically and mentally. I thought he was amazing and awesome but when my mom went to rehab to clean up, she tried to convince my “dad” to as well but he wouldn’t. She took us away and I blamed her and told her I…

I am really scared right now

I am really scared right now. One of our neighbours (in our flats) came and argued with my mom about the garbage problem she created. It is a really bad situation. I can’t believe this is happening again. I feel like wherever I go I can never be liked. God, I hate this feeling. It…

She died in front of me

Hi, I’ve been to a lot of Veteran sites. This is my story from the beginning. I was brought up in a Uranium mining town not much like the old west as it was. The town itself was quiet. The people were hell born. Loved to fight. My dad was no exception. A Vietnam veteran…

The dramatic life with my parents

ALL NAMES HAVE BEEN CHANGED OR REMOVED. My parents never had a good relationship. They’d fight a lot and there was some domestic violence. I don’t remember a lot of my childhood. When I was quite young I was interfered with. When I was 10 my dad went to war and got PTSD, he became…

It’s a deceitful world

What are people these days, what kind? Full evil ? They are so nice to you and stab behind your back, shit man! I hate to live in this world rather I die full of ignorance and people are so selfish, self centred nonsense I don’t know where to show my anger just posting it…

Tired of being the good guy

Tired of being the good guy. Why can’t I just say, “F*** all of this!!” and be the bad guy? Well in this case, the bad girl since I am a female. Anyways, this is how my story goes. I live in a house filled with, lets say about 20 people. Yes, we all fit…

I try to live my life like an open book

I try to live my life like an open book. I attempt to be completely honest and vulnerable to the world. It’s easy to put up a wall and allow people to only view an image of perfection. Yet what takes more bravery is showing people you are far from perfection. The beauty of my…

Dear best friend, as much as I love you…

Dear best friend, As much as I love you and want you to be a part of my life forever there are times when I feel insecure and not cared for. You need to realise that your role in my life is not only to find places to eat and arrange Saturday night stints with…

Work was great until Transgender Toilets

I would like to comment on the mess that has been created at my beloved Target! I have been a “Team member” for over a year and this is normally a fun and inclusive environment. I have never felt more welcome and happy in any job I’ve had before. We love our customers ie “guests” and…

My boyfriend is cheating on me

My boyfriend (been with 10 years and have 2 kids) has left us over and over again. It started when the kids were very little. The boys are only a year apart, and I had 2 other children from previous relationship. He’d say he’s going to his brothers for a bit or to see his…

It was him since the beginning

It was him since the beginning. I liked him so much, I still do.He is so handsome, charming, perfect. Fate didn’t want us to be together. We agreed on meeting each other so many times but something would always come up and we never met alone. Always with friends, when he is with his friends…

I’ve seen you trying to hold yourself together

I’ve seen you trying to hold yourself together when you were first diagnosed with cancer. oh how I hate that C word. I saw you picking yourself up over and over again every single time a new symptom struck, your blood, your brain, your liver… God, every other month, we will be in a new…