Tag: parents

Stuff Happens

Hi. My story is messy and confusing, but I’ll try to summarize it as best as possible. My parents aren’t together and have never married. My dad is in Mexico and I’m with my mom in the U.S. All my life she has claimed that he...

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Organizing the Closet

Okay, so I have a very long story. I honestly don’t even know where to begin. I’m basically a closeted, anxious, depressed person. I’ve struggled with self-harm in the past, but I haven’t done anything for a while. I don’t plan to either. I also...

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I Want to Stay Out Late

I want to stay out late but my parents won’t let me. CONSIDER THIS: Wanting more freedom as a teenager can make you feel frustrated and like you’re missing out on life. You are smart for wondering why your parents can control your...

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Weekend Trip Incident

My best friend and I are both 15/f. Last weekend, I went away with her and her family to their weekend home. It’s next to this beautiful lake in this small, middle-of-nowhere type town. We left early Saturday morning and got there around...

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My Mom Abuses My Puppy

Why is my mom so strict with my puppy? CONSIDER THIS: Animal abuse can make you feel concerned about the welfare of your puppy. You are kind for caring genuinely and making an honest effort to protect your pet even though it takes bravery...

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My Parent Problems

My mom and stepdad are fighting a lot. It happens almost every weekend. IT’S ABOUT THE STUPIDEST THINGS! I have two brothers (whom I love) and they’re scared. As a big sister, I want to help. What should I do for my parents? What...

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