I Am a Victim of Extreme Depression

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 215 People

    Bored

    Hi.I feel lonley very much.I need some one to talk to....oh god.I'm dying :(
    lonely1boy lonely1boy
    22-25, M
    1 Response Dec 2, 2012

    I'm not a typical teenager i know.

    I've been through things most teens could never imagine or hope to go thru, but yet i still manage to keep a smile on my face and take every opertunity i can to be happy, and be happy. I've been cheated on, abused, my mom and i have no bond i moved out her house to live with my...
    misscomplicated2013 misscomplicated2013
    18-21, F
    1 Response Jan 3, 2014

    Letting Go

    I know I love you, I just feel dead. This unexpected grief and sadness that we have been battling for over a year now. We were happy, I was happy- Before. Until the cancer, Until the terminal Until the sickness pounding in her head. We're at the mercy of the ghost. She changed...
    jenniferxlove jenniferxlove
    18-21, F
    1 Response Aug 10, 2011

    The Wanderer

    Yup, been wandering since hormones took over my body @ 12 years of age. Drinkin, drugs and boys were my self- medication back then. It has only excerbated over the years. Always runnin and hidin from society, yet tryin to fit into a middle-class life with my children for their...
    whitedove whitedove
    31-35
    1 Response Jan 1, 2009

    My Story

    it hurts when all u can do is watch.. i used to  cut myself... it was really bad.. but thats felt like the only thing i can do. my family really didn't do anything about it at first.. but as i kept doin it.. the finally came around.. i dont do it anymore.. but...
    hottii12 hottii12
    18-21, F
    1 Response Feb 8, 2008

    It's Back Again

    I have always had depression I just didn't know it when I was younger I got diagnosed at 14 and started taking all sorts of different Meds I just felt num So after a year an a half I stoped taking them and I started to feel really happy I was able to bond more with friends and...
    Izakay420 Izakay420
    16-17
    Oct 1, 2012

    My Mind... Is Against Me.

    I become depressed and i dont know why. my mind starts to ask stupid questions and i start to think of ways i could die. i dont think if anyone will miss me or if i will be remembered. i just think of how i can die. i think and think, i start to cry and i become cold inside , i...
    VictimOfCircumstance VictimOfCircumstance
    13-15, F
    1 Response Aug 31, 2013

    New Research Regarding Depression

    H ello all, I am a fellow depressive. I am a pretty motivated person, so I did a lot of research on my own because the doctors didn't really help me all that much. 8 years later, I got it figured out. Now, I just wanna make sure that everyone else knows what I know, so...
    UV4D UV4D
    26-30
    2 Responses Apr 28, 2008

    The Truth

    victim explains it all i hate it wen ppl lable me emo like i choose to b depressed i hate the word emo its such a ******* lable god ppl r ******* they don't even try to understand they r just so quick to lable*sigh* will it even end?
    SuicidalMess SuicidalMess
    22-25, F
    5 Responses Oct 24, 2007

    Never Noticed.

    so. depression RUNS in my family. like more than 3 people have had it, AND i have obvious scars all over my right arm, and that is the last time im cutting. (always say that but then a year or so later im at it again)  parents dont even notice. nobody notices. in fact my mom...
    kimosabi kimosabi
    18-21, F
    4 Responses Feb 13, 2008

    Suffering In Silence

    I'm 13 this year, I've been suffering from depression since I was bout' 5 years old. I don't have a father. My mother is more concerned about work than family. I have learnt how to disguise my true feelings, fake a smile, force a laugh, hide my hurt from others. I have constant...
    Josephineong Josephineong
    13-15, F
    1 Response Jun 28, 2013

    The last seven months have been hell My

    soulmate passed away with bladder cancer we where incredible close The fact is i don't want to be here and there is nothing i can do as i do not want to hurt family my wife and myself have been together for twenty five years . I am Know on antidepressants have weight gain...
    waiheke waiheke
    61-65, M
    1 Response Apr 28, 2015

    Experiencing Depression

    People keep asking me to explain my feelings, to snap out of it. I'm just writing this to explain a bit of depression feels like. This is only a brief explanation because you can't "explain" being sad or suicidal sometimes, it's just your feelings. So here it goes. : Imagine...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    3 Responses Dec 1, 2012
    megster16 megster16
    18-21, F
    Nov 6, 2014

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    ColdSerpent ColdSerpent
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    yamaraj yamaraj
    18-21, M
    Apr 19
    As a young woman of twenty years old, I was always taught rape was a dirty word. Society blames the victim for actions they have no control over.. About a month ago, my boyfriend...
    HappinessBreathes HappinessBreathes
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    I suffer through depression every day and people say stuff about it all the time not knowing that its a disease. It is and i have been left by people that i loved and many people...
    Rawr2132 Rawr2132
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    kelseybedford kelseybedford
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    I think one of the reasons I'm so nice to everyone, and caring is because I know all to well how it feels to be depressed/bullied/pathetic and useless. I know the feeling of...
    CannibalisticUnicorn CannibalisticUnicorn
    22-25, F
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    My college documentary class took a trip to take some photos, and we split into small groups. One girl I have gotten to be friends with this semester, the other we are friends with...
    starling156 starling156
    18-21, M
    4 Responses Apr 17
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    yamaraj yamaraj
    18-21, M
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    Appleslices69 Appleslices69
    18-21, M
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    UnicornsOfHope UnicornsOfHope
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    today's depression is extremely deep... if some bad guy try to take me to bad places,i might not be able to refuse.. Feeling loneliness in a crowded is awful than feeling it...
    genjiipiexx genjiipiexx
    31-35, F
    2 Responses Apr 17
    My depression is finally going away. I sometimes feel myself clicking in and out of feeling normal. I can finally get out of bed and feel like I have a purpose again. I can...
    pianokat pianokat
    18-21, F
    4 Responses Apr 16
    My depression is getting so much worse.
    rainandbooks rainandbooks
    13-15, F
    5 Responses Apr 15
    Here is a link to an article to share, hope it can help with your anxiety and depression http://themindunleashed.org/2014/09/8-ways-stop-thinking-find-peace.html
    Sunflowerintw Sunflowerintw
    41-45, F
    Apr 14
    I have Depression and anxiety but my family just thinks I'm a freak. I guess you could say I'm the black sheep. They told me crazy and freakish. They tell me I'm stupid and fat...
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    13-15, F
    6 Responses Apr 14
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    randycham randycham
    18-21, M
    1 Response Apr 14
    I want to change so that i will never feel depression i just want to stop i want everything to mute i'm sorry everyone
    Hilary13Lamsen Hilary13Lamsen
    13-15, F
    2 Responses Apr 13
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    Lynndee42 Lynndee42
    41-45, F
    Apr 13
    I have struggled with depression since my mom passed away four years ago.what makes it even more difficult for me to handle is having kids.they are to young to understand why I...
    ashley028 ashley028
    26-30, F
    10 Responses Apr 13
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    MousieLovesYou MousieLovesYou
    16-17, F
    6 Responses Apr 13
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    mln2010 mln2010
    22-25, F
    1 Response Apr 12
    I recently broke up for probably the hundredth time with my boyfriend.We were in relationship for nearly six years. I want help in actually understanding what is actually going on...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    2 Responses Apr 12
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    18-21, F
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    spiritualvirgo82 spiritualvirgo82
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    muffinsfrommountains muffinsfrommountains
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    JacobtheJunkie JacobtheJunkie
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    ReactiveDepression ReactiveDepression
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    4 Responses Apr 10
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    LastSunrise LastSunrise
    16-17, F
    5 Responses Apr 9
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    laurenzerbe laurenzerbe
    18-21, F
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    MoonChild01 MoonChild01
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Apr 8
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    BunnyObsession BunnyObsession
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    deleted deleted
    26-30
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