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I A Letter To Depression

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 3 People

    uhm... for some reason I like being approached by men who are in relationships and I really don't like it. There's this guy who was in a relationship and wanted me we ended up...
    Fcrossed Fcrossed 18-21, F Nov 2

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    Passing Notes Writing letters is not desperate. Writing letters today is actually more considered unique and creative. If I write a letter to a friend, family member, or even...
    Atlas0Scar Atlas0Scar 18-21, M Nov 16

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    “Dear Mom and Dad, I’ve told you time and time again 
that I could not remain on this earth,
That the dust in my ribcage needs to return to the ground it belongs to.
I...
    ofthisgirl90 ofthisgirl90 22-25, F 3 Responses Nov 1

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    Today I wrote a thank you letter to a tree, as well as to myself when I was feeling down. It actually made me feel better. c:
    Hipstercatlover Hipstercatlover 16-17, F 3 Responses Nov 5

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    I don't think I can ever have a healthy relationship. I write suicide letters all the time. My ex boyfriend tells me to write a blog and leave me alone. I don't even know if I...
    jellyrolls34 jellyrolls34 18-21, F 4 Responses Nov 11

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    I don't know what to say, tonight before putting my children to bed I thought about calmly putting them to bed climbing into the bathtub and ending my life. I have a letter written...
    bestofyou bestofyou 26-30, M 3 Responses Nov 20

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    I was thinking a bit more about the optimal times to use one's mind to counteract depression. In my experience the absolutely best time to do that is before one is depressed as a...
    JoannaBe JoannaBe 41-45, F 1 Response Oct 31

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    I over-analyze depression. As we know when depressed we tend to over-analyze things and think too much. As you may or may not realize I have been overanalyzing depression during...
    JoannaBe JoannaBe 41-45, F 3 Responses Nov 17

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    Letter to Special Agents Thomas Ravenelle, head of the Denver/Colorado Springs FBI, and Special Agent Kevin Cornelius, head of the Cincinnati FBI. Dear Special Agents Ravenelle...
    JuggllingForACure JuggllingForACure 26-30, M Nov 3

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    I received a handwritten letter today! It has been ages since I last received one and I can't remember when I last wrote one myself. The feeling of seeing another's handwriting on...
    novembermountain novembermountain 41-45, F 2 Responses Nov 19

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    Letters to my ex husband. Letter 1 Dear Steve We both no the truth about this past year despite what you've told people and made the courts believe. We also both no the level...
    Sunrise13 Sunrise13 31-35, F Nov 20

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    Letter from a twelve-year-old by The Unicorn I support NAMBLA because they have given me a chance to philosophize publicly by printing my column. NAMBLA gave me support...
    Punkboy2449 Punkboy2449 31-35, M 14 hrs ago

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    Bye Bye Halloween, Hello Depression. I think I have to give up going on... dare I say it ...on Halloween (MY FAVORITE DAY OF THE YEAR) to say inside and try and handle my emotions...
    RandomDudeFriend RandomDudeFriend 18-21, M 1 Response Oct 29

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    I no longer battle depression. It used to be that I was depressed, and I thought I was not good enough, and I battled myself. That was not very good because as long as I was my...
    JoannaBe JoannaBe 41-45, F 2 Responses Nov 12

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    Potential advantages of a mind prone to depression. Now I am not claiming that being depressed is good. Being depressed sucks big time. However, I am beginning to wonder whether...
    JoannaBe JoannaBe 41-45, F 4 Responses Nov 6

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    Hi guys. I'm Jennifer and Im 18 years-old and used to be very happy-go-lucky and in love with life. I was in an depression because my best friend commited suicide. I wont go in...
    JennyVDV JennyVDV 18-21, F 6 days ago

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    I'm not sure how much people will actually read this because it's going to be really long but basically I've struggled with depression my whole life . I'm not looking for attention...
    AlissaCupcakes AlissaCupcakes 16-17, F 2 Responses 3 days ago

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    I'm not sure how much people will actually read this because it's going to be really long but basically I've struggled with depression my whole life . I'm not looking for attention...
    AlissaCupcakes AlissaCupcakes 16-17, F 1 Response 3 days ago

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    A few weeks ago (I think it was only a few weeks), someone posted on here that she was depressed, and then someone else asked "why are you depressed? What caused it?" And then I...
    JoannaBe JoannaBe 41-45, F 3 Responses Nov 4

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    If you want to chat, send a note on my board. DO NOT I REPEAT DO NOT SEND ME PRIVATE LETTERS OUT OF THE BLUE. I USUALLY JUST DELTE THEM , OK DOKIE ARTICHOKIE :) And please if...
    lunadelobos lunadelobos 41-45 1 Response Nov 4

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    People beat themselves over someone who did not textback. If he/she is not giving one of the simplest effort to mankind these days then there's no chance he/ she would be making...
    filledspaces filledspaces 26-30, F Nov 6

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    I would love to have a letter written to me. Last time I had one was about 9 years ago. When I had a pen pal. She was a few years older than me. No one writes anymore as emailing...
    1lonelydaisy 1lonelydaisy 41-45 1 Response Nov 13

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    Everyday in my mind is an endless battle. think of it as the 300 spartans, they never gave up but in the end they didnt win the battle. I'm slowly losing my battle with depression...
    Palavo88 Palavo88 26-30, M 2 Responses Nov 20

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    Do kids these days still write each other letters in school? Or is it all texting? I'm 28, I didn't even text until long after high school, so I still have this giant box of...
    MissListless MissListless 26-30, F 4 Responses 5 days ago

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    I know that I definitely have depression and I suffer desperately from suicidal thoughts, but I shouldn't! I have a generally loving family, I am doing well for someone who is...
    PinkWink PinkWink 18-21, F 4 days ago

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    So I'm 14 years old and my entire life I have suffered with anxiety but in the past year or so it's gotten A LOT worse along with the starting of my depression. My dads an...
    lachica12100 lachica12100 13-15, F 2 Responses 4 days ago

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    I’m not crazy. I’m not dumb. I don’t want to die, but I often feel like I want to take my own life. I am not dangerous to anyone but myself. I don’t need to be taught a...
    FadingStar17 FadingStar17 16-17, F 3 Responses 3 days ago

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    Letters to my husband Letter 2 http://www.familyfriendpoems.com/poem/not-your-little-girl I found this poem looking at something else. I cut me deep. Will this be our daughter...
    Sunrise13 Sunrise13 31-35, F 1 Response 1 day ago

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    Depression It hurts me It angers me It makes me hate myself Depression It hurts him It angers him It makes him hate himself Depression It hurts us It angers us It makes...
    beautifuldisaster4 beautifuldisaster4 22-25, F 5 Responses Oct 29

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    No matter how bad i try to deny it or hide it...I still, no matter how bad ive tried fight it, have depression after all these years. Its like a dark cloud that just never goes...
    TheKingWizard TheKingWizard 18-21, M 2 Responses Nov 1

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    Am I...starting to feel NORMAL? Okay for those who don't know, I battle depression since childhood and got medical help because I had a chemical imbalance in my head. So they gave...
    RandomDudeFriend RandomDudeFriend 18-21, M 2 Responses Nov 1

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    A lot of people don't know my past story, When I was in 6th grade I was diagnosed with depression, I had severe anxiety and I couldn't handle it. I tried over dosing on pain...
    treya15 treya15 16-17, F 2 Responses Nov 4

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    I have, and I know that it is one of the weirdest feelings ever. I had (have) clinical as well as situation induced depression, the former of which scares me the most. It's so odd...
    AngryTitan AngryTitan 16-17, M 2 Responses Nov 5

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    I was diagnosed at the age of 18. I was hospitalized for a while and given prozac and it really saved my life. Fast forward few years later i decided I feel good and don't want to...
    Elalala Elalala 26-30, F 2 Responses Nov 6

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    HOPE Even in the worst of times, There is someone's time worst then mine. All I have to do is look around, There is someone always feeling down. If you think that things are bad...
    Bobbyjeanc Bobbyjeanc 61-65, T 2 Responses Nov 8

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    See the thing with depression is, people say you're just selfish if you're depressed. You're not. Depression, cutting, suicide, those are all ridiculously selfless. The reason...
    oaktheprof oaktheprof 16-17, M 2 Responses Nov 9

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    Depression, anxiety, and anger can overtake me. The anger is intoxicating, I can feel it radiate through my veins. The depression can be really bad. For years the meds I took...
    mslvr01 mslvr01 46-50, M 3 Responses Nov 13

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    i just feel so numb inside sometimes i don't feel like doing anything all day long, i don't feel like getting up in morning, getting ready for the day.. that excitement i had to...
    lovebug19980 lovebug19980 18-21, F 6 Responses Nov 14

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    I have struggled with major depression, as a direct result of complex high betrayal trauma, ever since I was a little girl. From the time I was 7 years old until the time I was 9...
    Aimee17 Aimee17 41-45, F 23 Responses Nov 18

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    An exchange with my mother today brought on a huge outburst of anger in me which I am still trying to cope with and diffuse. This caused me to research the link between depression...
    JoannaBe JoannaBe 41-45, F 1 Response Nov 3

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    Dear Ms. c130patra, I read your post and it really hit home. I'm not going to say that I know what you're going through, because I don't - every life experience and what caused it...
    Darcie5 Darcie5 18-21, F Nov 3

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    I'm still technically a child (or a teen, whatever). I've had depression since I was 10. It started out so tough, being that young. I thought this what a natural process of being a...
    WhiteSparrow127 WhiteSparrow127 13-15, F 1 Response Nov 8

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    I have a long-standing history with OCD, eating disorders (anorexia), PMDD, and depression. It's been many years since I have taken medication, and instead (because I don't like...
    footballgirl1016 footballgirl1016 36-40 2 Responses Nov 12

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    Depression’s impact and effects can vary from person to person depending on its cause, frequency and duration of existence. Understanding and tackling the effects of depression...
    Margavita Margavita 22-25 Nov 15

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    Do you ever laugh? Do you ever smile? What is it like for you? My depression might just be a mild version, nothing like how it used to be years ago, but with certain people I can...
    nomadventurist nomadventurist 18-21, F 1 Response Nov 15

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