Story archives - tag: "mistakes"

Dusk Watchman

All the skills I acquired as a violent boy have made me a helpless man.

tags: fears mistakes past [add]

2012-06-25 11:14:43 / Rating: 624 /

Astrid

I was verbally and sexually abused, but my ex-boyfriend gave me the lasting issues.

tags: stupid romance teenage mistakes mean [add]

2010-02-01 11:15:43 / Rating: 345.5 /

Oops...

Attempting to flush my botched mashed potatoes down the toilet was only the first of many mistakes that night.

tags: potatoes clogged toilet mistakes [add]

2009-09-14 11:22:42 / Rating: 341.75 /

Garry

Just after he hit the road with his face, he thought, "Now I have an excuse for missing class."

tags: injury mistakes accidents [add]

2008-05-28 15:58:34 / Rating: 447 /

Pearl

My freshmen year of college isn't even over yet and I'm already wishing I could start it over again.

tags: college life mistakes regret [add]

2007-05-09 11:24:59 / Rating: 738 /

hip

It occurred to me later that giving 4 gallons of milk for a Christmas gift might not be such a great idea after all.

tags: mistakes Chirstmas milk gift humor [add]

2007-03-14 17:09:11 / Rating: 541.25 /

Consequences

I was so desperate for human affection that I had alienated all of my friends in the process.

tags: mistakes misunderstanding [add]

2007-01-22 12:38:29 / Rating: 552.5 /

zooey

Only later did I realize that the taxi driver wasn't making an obscene gesture, but rather, trying to inform me that I had left a box of takeout on the roof of my car.

tags: food cars taxi mistakes oops [add]

2006-12-18 13:59:44 / Rating: 901.5 /

Samuel

I threw away a opportunity because I was scared, now I'm scared I will never have an opportunity.

tags: love mistakes fears [add]

2006-09-29 10:34:10 / Rating: 662.75 /

J

I may have just made the biggest mistake of my young life, but she doesn't know that yet.

tags: love mistakes young [add]

2006-09-25 22:30:53 / Rating: 540 /