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I A Letter To Depression

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 3 People

    Some time during the 6th or 7th grade.. I started getting depression, and it only grew even stronger since it was left untreated and things got worse in my life.. so now I'm...
    myownconsultant myownconsultant 16-17, F 2 Responses 16 hrs ago

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    i`m fighting loneliness and depression everyday of my life not talking to someone or anyone just my dog i wanna end this depression any suggestions..
    viruzwod viruzwod 26-30, M 4 Responses 12 hrs ago

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    Time goes by, but I feel frozen. Distant from it all. I have this intense pain in me, anxiety that drives me crazy. I'm on meds, and in a way I feel like they numb me, not my pain...
    lily449 lily449 18-21, F 2 Responses 7 hrs ago

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    3:20 a.m. Depression is overwhelming me right now... I feel alone.. Severe migraine. Feel like my head is gonna explode!!! Can't sleep... I think my sister in law is mad at me...
    sarahspanked43 sarahspanked43 16-17, F 16 hrs ago

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    My depression has gotten so bad that I sleep for 12-14 hours if I have nothing to do the whole day. I sleep until my body cannot sleep anymore, and even the, I still yearn for the...
    Ginkofishin Ginkofishin 18-21, F 4 Responses 10 hrs ago

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    is depression is just a fancy term? what am i doing to my life?
    conf19 conf19 26-30, M 6 hrs ago

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    Does me not liking any type of dance or music have anything to do with depression
    GirlInABottle GirlInABottle 13-15, F 2 Responses 5 hrs ago

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    F*** life, f*** me. I am done with it all... I have a knife in reach, and drugs in the kitchen to OD with... Parents locked away the guns. Im going to write good bye letters first...
    tig1991 tig1991 22-25, F 4 Responses a week ago

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    I become depressed even though nothing is happening in my life which is common for people who suffer on and off for yrs. I also have arthritis in my right knee, and spine...
    McCannT12 McCannT12 41-45, F 1 Response a week ago

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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 1 Response Nov 28

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    The best article I've read about depression yet!!! What I Wish People Knew about Depression By Therese J. Borchard Associate Editor robin-williamsSomeone recently asked me to...
    heavenlyskyflower heavenlyskyflower 31-35, F 2 Responses Nov 30

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    The sad part in depression are people who doesn't understand depression or just completely ignore people with depression. Depression comes from a lot of things, not going to say...
    Kiritosteele Kiritosteele 22-25, M 2 days ago

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    If you had have asked me a year ago what depression was, I would have given you that same old answer about how it just seems to be a thrown around term for people who "get a bit...
    Georgiana72 Georgiana72 16-17, F 2 Responses Dec 17

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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 Nov 27

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    I am about to open my heart completely in here. Today I am living one of the worst days of my life and yes. It's depression, this ghost that has been haunting my life for a long...
    Allaloneandpoisoned Allaloneandpoisoned 22-25, F 1 Response Nov 29

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    Letter to my ex husband letter 3 I thought I could Handle seeing you. I couldn't. Your still controlling my life. Told myself It is my house too. I'm legally allowed to be there...
    Sunrise13 Sunrise13 31-35, F 1 Response Nov 30

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    This past week has been really depressing again. I don’t even know where to start. I don’t really want anyone to read or comment on this, I just need to write it off my chest...
    Rebelgian Rebelgian 22-25, F Dec 1

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    I want to write letter. A letter for the future me ! And open it in 5-10 years! So i could see what i was thinking about myself in the past and what i wanted! So i could see what...
    lunaeatsyou lunaeatsyou 16-17, F Dec 11

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    Today I had an interesting experience. I am, of course clinically diagnosed with depression as many of you readers will be as well. But I also know most of you have experienced...
    Shniddleyway Shniddleyway 18-21, F 1 Response Dec 14

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    I love to Write Love Letters This Love letter is dedicated to my friend. Dear xxxxx I have to tell you that I need o walk away. I don’t want to talk about your problems anymore...
    kiendy123 kiendy123 18-21, F Dec 15

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    My depression has never been good, I haven't had a good period for as long as I can remember. My "good" periods were when the meds began working and I could hide the fact that I...
    lily449 lily449 18-21, F 3 Responses 2 days ago

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    I thought my depression would go after I've had counseling but it hasn't, I've had depression since high school cause I was bullied then I went college, I had it then and now I...
    westlife213 westlife213 22-25, F 3 Responses Dec 7

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    I feel like a lot of people treat depression as some kind of accomplishment, or that it is a competition between everybody else about who is depressed and who's not. We seem to...
    qwernia qwernia 18-21, F 2 Responses Dec 10

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    All my life I have battled depression and my depression is extremely bad for me...all I have to do is look at a knife or anything dangerous and all I want to do is hurt myself...
    Scarsdontfade Scarsdontfade 18-21, F 4 Responses Dec 16

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    I suffered from depression and severe anxiety from the time I was eight years old. A lot of it had to do with my dad, I was also bullied, antisocial, had a lack of friends, and...
    Harlequingal Harlequingal 18-21, F 1 Response Dec 17

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    I was raised in a foster family (I was fostered then adopted into this family- and they continued to foster other children). When I was younger I was a loud, confident child and as...
    Alexmoss1990 Alexmoss1990 22-25, M 6 days ago

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    I guess I should post a few things about me. 1.) I'm 17 2.) I have clinical depression, along with seasonal depression and manic depression along with MPD and OCD 3.) I have bad...
    alicepulkin alicepulkin 18-21, F 1 Response Dec 2

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    I think one of the worst things about depression is the gradual process of being fully alive to just breathing. It's a state of mourning and it's over a part of you that you lost...
    nsz45 nsz45 13-15, F 1 Response Dec 4

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    And it hates me more, some people get depression confused with sadness, when really depression never goes away it just subsides and waits around for its opportunity to reoccur...
    lilzee225 lilzee225 18-21, F Dec 5

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    When i lay down at night, all of my past comes up and haunts me until i close my eyes and drift off.. Sleep is the only true happiness i have right now. I was doing so well i was...
    MichellexxLevine314 MichellexxLevine314 16-17, F 2 Responses Dec 6

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    I think one of the most frustrating aspects of battling depression is that many people do not understand exactly detrimental it is on your life. Many times, I'm hesitant to mention...
    DarkestDespair DarkestDespair 36-40, M 3 Responses Dec 8

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    so I had just finally seemed help and went to a Dr yesterday, and took my first dose yesterday, felt a mix of still my brain racing and feeling good (yes !), haven't slept all...
    needbetter needbetter 31-35, M 2 Responses Dec 10

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    I write on here to help myself and maybe help someone along the way. I read where people are just angry about everything and nothing all at the same time. What I write about is the...
    Bobbyjeanc Bobbyjeanc 61-65, T 1 Response Dec 10

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    I will start by specifying that i am not depressed right now. No. I am a survivor I put too much effort over this year to control and fight these conditions and i am managing it...
    BogdanBolinski BogdanBolinski 18-21, M Dec 12

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    I feel like killing myself. I get highs and lows as with most people, but my lows are miles down and my highs are never much higher. I am 19 and I have had depression for over 10...
    Alemiir Alemiir 18-21, F 3 Responses Dec 16

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    I've struggled with depression for years. I love writing poetry, and depression always seems to make it's way into my writing. but I'll never share my writing with anyone because I...
    likesugarandcyanide likesugarandcyanide 18-21, F 1 Response Dec 17

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    Yes I battle depression and yes I've been hospitalized thanks to depression and anxiety and family problems but the one thing I've learned from all of this is how to overcome...
    sadly203 sadly203 18-21 2 Responses 3 days ago

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    i recently found an old scrapbook i had as a child. In it was taped a four page handwritten letter from two high school friends. It was SO nice to re-read it! :D
    papercastles papercastles 22-25, F 3 Responses Dec 9

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    Just saw this experience on here and it is so applicable. I've asked tons of people to send me letters, I always appreciate them.
    thegrasswillgetgreener thegrasswillgetgreener 16-17, F 1 Response Dec 9

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    Dear future Mother1983: Now that you are older and hopefully wiser. I will send this letter in 5 to 10 years in the future.
    mother1983 mother1983 31-35, F 3 Responses Dec 11

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    As part of my winter bucket list, im going to write a letter to Santa about my family this year. I honestly dont want anything this year, I just wanna talk to him about how broken...
    SweetcakesJr SweetcakesJr 13-15, F 1 Response Dec 12

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    I got my first love letter today from my girlfriend the woman I am in crazy love she has a big heart with the voice of an angel. It went from Alabama to Texas then Miami finally...
    JUGGALOking JUGGALOking 70+, M 1 Response Dec 16

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    I got a love letter from halfway across the world from a sweetheart
    Juggalooking Juggalooking 70+, M a week ago

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    I've had depression all my life. Pretty much since the very young age of 9-10 yearsold. It's had its ups and downs. What I mean is, I was able to get it to a manageable level but...
    Machan94 Machan94 18-21, F 1 Response Nov 26

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    I've known I've had depression for the past fourteen years but only just discovered I have bipolar depression last year when I went manic and started doing crazy **** that almost...
    rpg456 rpg456 51-55, M Nov 26

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