I Am Always Anxious

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 54 People

    Hi Anxiety

    I am anxious also and I am a senior who has lived with it for years. Medication gives me side effects. Just keep busy and enjoy life the best you can.
    mman44 mman44
    70+
    Apr 1, 2011

    BLEHAKHSKSDKK. Yes. That sums it up quite

    nicely. :) Anyway, these annoying anxiety issues are just getting in the way of everything. My therapist said I can't criticize myself for it and just to do baby steps. Apparently I'm pressuring myself more than I thought which I guess makes sense because I feel like I'm so...
    WindsomeFlurry WindsomeFlurry
    26-30
    1 Response Jun 19, 2014

    The thing that makes me the most anxious is

    being late to work. I am always late at least once a week for some reason. Today, the bus was late. If I had a car I feel as though many if my anxiety problems would diminish but I am anxious about getting my license and nervous about the driving test.
    kissthedeadly kissthedeadly
    22-25, F
    Apr 23, 2014

    Anxiety embraces me like a dear lover.

    I'm always afraid I'm doing the wrong things, saying the wrong things, acting the wrong way; I feel inadequate - always.
    simmerdame simmerdame
    18-21, F
    Sep 12, 2015

    I ate a donut today in class

    because my professor brought them in. Eating it made me really anxious because I wasn't really hungry. However, I didn't want to not eat it because I didn't want to be rude. I couldn't save it for later because I had no where to put it, and, again, I didn't want to be rude. This...
    kayleekay kayleekay
    26-30, F
    Sep 25, 2014

    Always. It's very unpleasant

    for the most part, although it occasionally has an advantage, providing I'm not having a panic attack of course.
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    1 Response Sep 11, 2014

    Lying Down On The EP Couch.

    I've been doing this almost all of my life, so I really don't even notice it, anymore. It's just apart of me. When someone tells me to stop worrying or not to worry, I wanna kick them across the planet. If it were that easy, would I be consumed by anxiety? Most certainly not...
    urbrandofheroin urbrandofheroin
    22-25, F
    Aug 13, 2013

    Tired Of The Anxiety

    so yeh im always anxious!!cant stand it feel like i am on the edge of my seat at all times very stressful. Not as stressful as having an anxiety, or panic attack. I do believe medication can be used to help, but at the same time I want to still be me just not such an anxious me...
    bananacake88 bananacake88
    22-25, F
    Mar 31, 2011
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