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I A Letter To Depression

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 3 People

    I just got a letter from a friend. He's sitting out his time in Plainview, Texas. That's somewhere in west Texas. A young man who epitomizes the meaning of the can do attitude, he...
    heysmellthis heysmellthis 26-30, M 8 hrs ago

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    My mom is telling me OM&M brought me in a depression.. What the hell. Seems like She doesn't know anything about me
    OfMiceAndKaylinn OfMiceAndKaylinn 16-17, F 2 Responses 9 hrs ago

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    I do not know if anyone reads this, but here are the facts. I walk around every day with so much anger, anxiety and depression. And the facts are that no one cares. As long as you...
    AllTheDevilsAreHere AllTheDevilsAreHere 18-21, F 2 Responses 4 hrs ago

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    I think I may suffer from depression and/or anxiety....I don't know any signs or symptoms and I don't want to look any up and self diagnose myself...both of these are very serious...
    SouthernBell1020 SouthernBell1020 18-21, F 2 Responses 1 hr ago

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    I wanted to write letters to my friend in the army but I don't want my family to find out that I'm writing letters. If I send off letters, my friend going to write a letter back to...
    lorrena19 lorrena19 18-21, F 3 Responses Mar 18

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    As I look up at the hastily darkening dull sky, I can't help but let my frivolous emotions run a-muck. Such a dark yet ominously gentle world we live in, don't you think? Why do we...
    chaoshead chaoshead 13-15, M 1 Response Apr 7

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    The real letter to my biological father, that I can't ever write .. Dear dad, I have gotten your letters. You ask why I don't write you often and how is life going here. I get that...
    deleted deleted 26-30 2 Responses Apr 5

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    Depression is real. Depression attacks our spirit and steals our joy in life. Just getting up or getting dressed in the morning is drudgery. We sleep to avoid the pain of living...
    Jdsuriano Jdsuriano 31-35 1 Response 3 days ago

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    I have battled with depression since I was about 6. I know that makes it sound like that most of the time u didn't know what depression was but I did. I could feel the pain running...
    HermioneGlasse HermioneGlasse 13-15, F 2 Responses Mar 18

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    Dealing With Depression – Why Am I Depressed? (http://luv2sex.theblogpress.com/?p=4177) Depression with depression is not easy because it often strikes for no apparent reason...
    how2stayyoung how2stayyoung 51-55, M Mar 24

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    My depression has come and gone multiple times. Mostly I manage to keep myself grounded knowing that I have 4 of the greatest friends I could have ever asked for. Sometimes I just...
    SarcasticBadger SarcasticBadger 16-17, M Mar 29

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    Update: I've been taking meds and so far things are going substantially better than they were before (i.e. a few months ago). I can still feel the bad thoughts bubbling beneath...
    Mittons Mittons 18-21 3 Responses Mar 30

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    “Battling Depression” I have found that writing is good for my soul, it helps me to deal with the depression in my life. Everyday I have to deal with the fact that I live in...
    Bobbyjeanc Bobbyjeanc 61-65, T Mar 31

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    I think Depression is a dark beauty in a person's soul. Depression surfaces from subconscious mind to conscious mind which manifests in the daily life and activities of a person...
    22depth 22depth 22-25, F a week ago

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    Depression and stress are diseases. We all feel sad but depression is sadness without any concrete reason. It is often triggered after a traumatic experience and doesn't happen to...
    daeneryss daeneryss 26-30, F 3 Responses 4 days ago

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    Mental disorders aren't adjectives. You can't just say "Oh my God, I was depressed yesterday" or "She's so bipolar". It's also not a joke. You can't just laugh at someone and call...
    BlackRosesAmongLilies BlackRosesAmongLilies 13-15 7 Responses Mar 18

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    I can help you. I have a form of depression also, and I think I know how to make you not so sad. Temporarily, at least. Message me if you're interested. I just realized that...
    DieForYou DieForYou 16-17, F 2 Responses Mar 18

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    Today I decided to change the way I deal with depression. I know I have to struggle with it for the rest of my life. It will always be there. Its part of who I am, and Im okay...
    biancaxxb biancaxxb 18-21, F 7 Responses Mar 27

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    I've been battling depression since I was like 14. I've been off and on different pills and can't seem to find one that works well for me. I don't have any one to turn to about it...
    JustDevy JustDevy 18-21, F 3 Responses Mar 28

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    I wish I could go back in time and tell everyone that has put so much effort into me to give up because im not worth. that theyre just making it worse. that yes, they made me happy...
    Kmarcum99 Kmarcum99 13-15, F 2 Responses Mar 28

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    Depression is such a monster to battle. It takes away your hope and dreams, it crushes self-esteem and rips apart your will to endure. It makes you feel like the whole world is...
    themanoflegends themanoflegends 26-30, M 3 Responses Apr 8

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    I really need help. So I've had depression for a while but it only gets really bad when I come home? why is this? shouldn't I be happy to be home with my family? it's like the...
    BeeKay20 BeeKay20 18-21, F 1 Response a week ago

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    In this house, everyone is guilty of something. Here, everybody is lugubrious. We have enough to be happy but we use what we have to create an even greater amount of sadness. We...
    jjjjjjaaaaaahhhhfgfgfgffgf jjjjjjaaaaaahhhhfgfgfgffgf 13-15, F 6 days ago

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    I battled depression or more like I still am but it's more at a borderline now. My experience would be that depression feels a little like a hydra, you cut out the sadness but two...
    stranger2012 stranger2012 22-25, M 1 Response 2 days ago

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    This letter to be sent on March 2024 Hi There Future Self! :D I want you to remember that when you were typing this, You have successfully passed your board exam and got your...
    isha07 isha07 18-21, F Mar 18

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    I wrote this 3 years ago, a letter dedicated to my younger self. I found it while cleaning my files and wanted to share it.. Today, I mourned for her. I cried for that death...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Mar 21

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    I think that the handwritten letter fad was the worst thing to become obsolete. It shows caring and compassion, usually, and I find it so much more heartfelt than text messages
    Etherealrose Etherealrose 18-21, F 1 Response Mar 27

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    I want to write a letter to my Dad for the anniversary of his death. Dad, I miss you. Even the things do not remind me of you, remind me of you. Dad, I miss you, more than you...
    mocliamA mocliamA 36-40, M 1 Response Mar 28

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    I have a stack of letters in a corner of my room hidden for you. Covered in scribbled out lines and my lazy script, bent at the corners from falling asleep while writing, but...
    countrywildchild countrywildchild 18-21, F Apr 7

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    There's nothing I love more than getting a love letter from my sweetheart:)
    orsoliz orsoliz 18-21, F 1 Response 5 days ago

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    I need someone's advice. I can't get any depression pills or anxiety pills cuz my therapist wanted to do it the natural way. I quit therapy a while ago. I feel like no one is gonna...
    endmypainn endmypainn 13-15, F 3 Responses Mar 20

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    Today, for the first time in a long time, I felt a glimmer of hopelessness, again. I've been doing so much better in the last year. I've learned so much about myself, I've...
    juliaa21 juliaa21 22-25, F 1 Response Mar 22

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    I have battled depression since I was 14. Now before you judge me, please read my story. Since sixth grade, I have been abused and bullied by kids at school. They were abusive, but...
    Windygirl84 Windygirl84 18-21 2 Responses Mar 22

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    I was bullied a lot as a child up to my senior year high school. Wether it was over my weight, my shyness or maybe they just didn't like me. I had learned to fight back at times...
    FattyAndLovingMyself FattyAndLovingMyself 26-30, F 1 Response Mar 23

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    I've started uni and now i live on campus. I've hated this idea from the beginning because i don't feel comfortable around people. I don't know what to do. I have no-one i can talk...
    ZarahsInsanity ZarahsInsanity 18-21, F 1 Response Mar 23

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    I was diagnosed with depression when I was 15, my Mum died when I was 14. It has been really hard to cope with my really low moods and chronic suicidal feelings. I have finally...
    LinkinParkMuse LinkinParkMuse 26-30, F 2 Responses Mar 25

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    I have been battling severe depression for ages now and the other day I decided I need to do something but I just cant face going to the doctors and talking about it especially...
    ymasxatl ymasxatl 22-25, F 2 Responses Mar 25

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    I have tried so many antidepressants & they just don't work for me. I've had depression since being a teen. I know I will always have depression.
    Bluetangerine Bluetangerine 46-50, F 5 Responses Mar 26

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    Growing up i never had any real friends, I was always that loner kid who would just sit alone and talk to himself just waiting for the day to go by. Obviously I got bullied and...
    RXDX RXDX 16-17, M 1 Response Mar 27

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    I always wear this, and i never take it off!! Its the embodiment of all the hate i have against the world, the depression that ive been living in for some time now and a reminder...
    TheLeftBehind TheLeftBehind 18-21, M 1 Response Mar 28

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    I wish I was dead. I was planning on killing myself freshman year of college but I ended up dating this guy who turned out to be my other half. He's the love of my life but I...
    ccarol9073 ccarol9073 18-21, F 3 Responses Mar 29

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