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I A Letter To Depression

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    It's an ongoing thing. Today has been one of my good days. . So, l decided to try and think logically, about it all.. True..whatever the source is that's causing the depression...
    MistyGoddess MistyGoddess 41-45, F 3 Responses 44 mins ago

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    Last week was horrible for me. I was very depressed so I started drinking again which made me feel even more depressed. I finally started feeling better the past two days, but I...
    homesweethell homesweethell 31-35, M 3 Responses 5 hrs ago

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    Was walking to truck. Phone was on youtube. Hands full. Finger started video. On depression rare. And possibly enlightenment. But what if depressed are truthful...
    Converted Converted 46-50, M 11 hrs ago

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    Ever since I was younger I have battled with depression and anxiety. It's honestly nothing that can just "go away" from a few pills prescribed from my doctor. Depression sucks. It...
    Amberrjade27 Amberrjade27 22-25, F 1 day ago

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    I've had depression for about 6 years now, which feels pretty weird to say. Seems like I was going to my first therapy appointment not too long ago. Anyways, the one thing I've...
    sullygirl611 sullygirl611 18-21, F 1 day ago

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    You know what? Yesterday I saw a letter sent by my undergradauate school asking to donate money for building an attached hospital. The letter also listed every facility they want...
    ExileMyself ExileMyself 26-30, F 2 days ago

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    I think it's been a bit over 5 years, but that depends on when I should count that it started. It esentially started with a semi-trauma. Maybe a bit before that but holy damn did...
    bluecupcakes bluecupcakes 18-21, F 3 Responses 2 days ago

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    I've seen this question before... What is depression like? Now, it may not be the same for everyone. Depression varies in intensity, in length, in type. For some, like me, it's a...
    bluerose2218 bluerose2218 18-21, F 2 days ago

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    Feed up with people thinking they've got depression just cause daddy won't buy them something or they don't get paid enough for the work they do!!, depression isn't about money or...
    ncfctom94 ncfctom94 18-21, M 2 Responses 2 days ago

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    I'm not blaming anybody but myself for where I am and the circumstances I have to face in my life. It's not my parent's fault, nor is it my friend's fault. It's my fault. I own it...
    Noregrets5 Noregrets5 41-45, M 4 Responses 3 days ago

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    I suffer from Bi Polar depression. When I was first diagnosed with depression, they diagnosed me with chronic depression which is depression caused by the fact that somebody wants...
    AnyExperience AnyExperience 13-15, F 4 days ago

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    This statement for me is not yet true but that doesn't mean it never will be. There are times when I think to my self "Amber, stop kidding your-self, you have been depressed for...
    amberblueford15 amberblueford15 13-15, F 5 days ago

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    [I wrote this one some time ago after many failed attempts to discuss the particulars, and struggled with how to share something that does not have any clear or concise point. I...
    insight00 insight00 31-35, F 1 Response 6 days ago

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    (Sorry this is so long) I'm a freak who can't dress right, my hair is too short, I'm way too fat, I have social anxiety, I'm dying inside but for all these years all I can do is...
    purplepumpkin17 purplepumpkin17 16-17, F 6 Responses a week ago

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    Depression is like drowning I can't stand when somebody just says something moronic . don't ever try to tell someone with depression to 'just be happy' because you saying that is...
    kimbriaaa kimbriaaa 16-17, F 4 Responses a week ago

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    Ugh. I wish the depression and anxiety would go away. Recently, we found out that we are going to move out to the country side on an 80 acre horse ranch! Lots of horses, arenas...
    SparkleSwirl SparkleSwirl 18-21, F a week ago

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    ...for myself. It's basically a letter to me, from me. Hey you, I hope you're feeling better. I know the last time we had a chat you weren't feeling your best. It's been...
    WhatTheMEL WhatTheMEL 26-30, F 6 Responses Jul 19

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    I have 7 or 8 notebooks filled with letters written to my mom over the past 10 years starting with the one I wrote the day she passed away. I have sad letters mad letters and happy...
    KylieeBear KylieeBear 22-25, F 5 Responses Jul 19

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    I am battling depression on my own I am scared of the side effects of medication so I refuse to take them. My partner has gone away fighting severe depression and my teenage...
    chockywhockydoda chockywhockydoda 46-50, F 1 Response Jul 19

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    You can conquer depression. I chose the experience above as I want this story to be posted on the search string. I want people to know that when you are depressed it may feel like...
    riseandshine18 riseandshine18 26-30, F 3 Responses Jul 17

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    I am depressed. I have been this way for many years now, causing my relationships to come to an end because of my thoughts and my behavior. This depression has stolen from me my...
    LifeIsWonderful86 LifeIsWonderful86 26-30, F 2 Responses Jul 17

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    Oh my god this is actually so bad I'm freaking out right now and I wanted to talk to somebody until I realized that I had absolutely no one to talk to even on the Internet and I...
    LopsidedLollipop LopsidedLollipop 13-15, F 2 Responses Jul 17

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    Depression is our darkness, our light, and our fall. Depression is a monster, a weakness to all. She lies within us and cries every night, Bearing all the pain we've bottled up...
    EurydiceKallos EurydiceKallos 18-21, F 3 Responses Jul 16

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    I fell into depression when I was 11 then I mange to fight it,and move on with my life. Then at age 13 I fell back to depression,and came out of it again! When I finally thought I...
    Siwhatdude Siwhatdude 16-17, F 1 Response Jul 16

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    Battling depression is serious if you see someone battling depression offer to talk to them and listen to them and be there for them. Being depressed isn't attention seeking if...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Jul 15

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    I have battled depression for a good part of my life. The one thing that has always helped me with my depression is crossdressing. I don't know why but when I dress as a women I...
    Readytwochange Readytwochange 31-35, M 1 Response Jul 14

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    This was sent to my children , very little support I am sending this letter not that I want to but need to, All three of you have a mother who is sick and mixed up , and yes she...
    buddy1175 buddy1175 61-65, M 1 Response Jul 13

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    I've struggled with depression for years now, and I'm deciding to do a research project on it for school this year. So for anyone that wants to help it would be greatly appreciated...
    bombsarenotmusic bombsarenotmusic 18-21, F 1 Response Jul 12

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    What's even more messed up my wife was gone for 30 days she's being battling major depression I was surpose to be her protector but yet I lied and cheated in aware she had...
    robertl30 robertl30 31-35, M Jul 10

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    I grew up a generally happy kid. I loved school and my family and friends. I wasn't rich but I never felt like I was lacking anything. I think my depression started when my parents...
    marcielagox marcielagox 22-25, F 1 Response Jul 10

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    I would say I'm about to exit the worst year I have ever experienced for years I have fought with anxiety and panic attacks in silence then, it got so bad, I couldn't stay hidden I...
    beepee345 beepee345 13-15, T Jul 9

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    To my future self, Spencer, as we are composing this letter to ourself, we are listening to "Flashlight" ~ by Jessie J. Right now this song speaks to our soul, it brings back...
    TheosKengen TheosKengen 22-25, M Jul 8

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    08/07/2015 - 8:42PM Depression. Depression. Depression. CANT YOU LEAVE ME THE **** ALONE FOR ONE DAY? Like seriously.. Can't I have a day off? Like vacations? From all this pain...
    Extrano Extrano 18-21, F Jul 8

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    I didn't even know that depression existed until about 2011. But even then I still didn't truly know what it was. Sometime in 2013 I read a little about is as I was reading up...
    moose73630 moose73630 16-17, M 1 Response Jul 8

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    ATTENTION! Since finishing university or college for those from the states i have battled with constant depression. Apart from travelling, floating from job to job and failing...
    Socialtrepreneur Socialtrepreneur 22-25, M Jul 7

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    This is going to sound rude but it's not intended to be. Okay, if you do not have depression or have never experienced depression, you can't really help people who have it. I feel...
    suicidalbieber suicidalbieber 16-17, F 7 Responses Jul 7

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    I posted in this group before I think, but now it is different. Before I was depressed for very specific reasons, and it seemed like everything was better after that passed. But...
    Shamandora Shamandora 18-21, F Jul 7

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    So I made a time capsule with a letter inside, for my future husband. I thought it will be sweet, cute and silly when he opens it after 10 or 15 years later after marriage. Ah, I...
    indahnesia indahnesia 18-21, F 3 Responses Jul 7

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    «The bravest thing I ever did was continuing my life when I wanted to die»-Julliette Lewis. My depression started when I was 19 years old. I had moved away from home to attend...
    allthestars allthestars 18-21, F 1 Response Jul 7

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    Once I found myself sat on the pavement, crying at 3 in the morning, writing a letter on the back of an old cornetto box that I found in someone’s recycling. The letter was to my...
    ellt ellt 16-17, F Jul 6

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    Since the age of 8 or 9, I had depression. I found out that by myself from always thinking of killing myself. I never told anyone because I didn't want to be view as attention...
    FelinaTheDevil FelinaTheDevil 13-15, F Jul 6

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