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    I Hate My Parents

    i hate them because they had given birth of me just to say i have a child , they never care of me,they never gave me good food.they always used to trouble me by using hard words.they never encourage me but if i got success &wishes from people they say its all due to me.i have...
    anu55 anu55 22-25, M Apr 26, 2013

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    Ahh...hsp!

     When I was about five years old, my younger sister pushed me off a chair in our gallery and pointed to me to “Go get your own”. For that I cried and in that moment my father took a picture of us. I hated that word-cry baby and wondered if no one else felt the emotions I did...
    tashie35 tashie35 22-25 1 Response Jan 21, 2011

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    Could growing up an only child,

    having social phobia all my life, being bullied, being alone a lot of my life and suffering depression and anxiety have made me this way?
    1lonelydaisy 1lonelydaisy 41-45 Oct 18, 2014

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    Hello, I'm an hsp/hss.

    When i was little i was very outgoing, loud and spontaneous. Today i am more calm because that is what society demands. Still i have always had the need to recharge by being alone. Even though i get overwelmed and tired when being social, i have a desire to travel, meet new...
    Methoma Methoma 13-15, F 1 Response Feb 15

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    My Life And Who I Am

    im going to keep this short; im 17,was born in miles away from the place i now live due to my mums ec boyfriend savagely beating her from an inch of her life every day in front of me,7, and my sister,10, we moved around all the roughest area's after that, as my mum was a herion...
    jmtsmith jmtsmith 16-17, M May 26, 2012

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    Dreams Of The Past

    I am currently having a series of dreams with a person from my past that I don't care much for, but I think that my subconcious is trying to tell me that I need to tie some lose ends.
    allyra allyra 22-25, F 1 Response Jun 8, 2012

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    Is there some cure for my sleeping problems?

    Or some app or something I could use? I use a loud rain noise (ironically) which is all I can use to get to sleep (it's because it's only the loud noise which blocks out external noise). Been using this for 4-5 years now and it hardly has an effect on me anymore. I hate relying...
    1lonelydaisy 1lonelydaisy 41-45 Oct 18, 2014

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    People Don't Understand Me

    I can sense moods just by walking in a room. I can also feel the energy coming off of people, if it is good or bad. It is too much at times. People don't know how to interact with me. I know i am different.
    PatriciaiPlM PatriciaiPlM 36-40, F 7 Responses Aug 7, 2012

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    I found out a few months ago

    that I am an HSP. I was searching for answers to help with my son and while looking at gifted websites I found the highly sensitive information. I finally found what I was looking for. Both my sons and I are HSPs although my husband is not. It explained a lot. I always helped...
    shellyw70 shellyw70 36-40, F Mar 8, 2014

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    Hsp

     feel good to know i am not crazy to be honest,doctors tomorrow because i thought i was.I am sensitive and now i think about it I always was.i found  it hard to differentiate whether they were my feelings or theirs though,there was no reason for me to feel that way in the...
    sparlke2 sparlke2 36-40 1 Response Nov 13, 2011

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    Too Sensitive

    I have a lot to say about this but for now I will just tell you that being an HSP is hard. It takes a lot of coping mechanisms and alone time for me to manage my thoughts and emotions. I feel everything deeply. I feel other people's feelings and sometimes it's almost as if I can...
    TolstoiFan TolstoiFan 41-45, F 3 Responses Oct 9, 2011

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    Living Without Knowing I Was A Hsp

    For reasons of confidentiality I won't say where I live, but what I'll say is that since I discovered I am a HSP I've been wanting to reach out to others like me and vent out some of these experiences that are quite uncommon.For starters, I'll say that since I was a child I've...
    allyra allyra 22-25, F 2 Responses May 28, 2012

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    "Go With The Flow" They Say

    "Go with the flow" they say, "it's what everybody does" they say! They're all so normal, I'll just stick with being the weird old me =)
    AbiWoodie AbiWoodie 16-17, F Aug 25, 2013

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    Wish I Wasn't

    Being an HSP means being flooded by information all the time. Being so sensitive that bright lights hurt your eyes, too many sounds hurt your ears, bad smells make you feel queasy. Hearing about someone's pain makes you feel their pain as if it was yours. Stories told give you...
    besonders besonders 36-40, F 7 Responses Jan 12, 2013

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    I Don't Know Anyone Like Me.

    This will be short.  I've come to know that I'm not really my story.  But in any case - I come from a traumatic childhood ... just like many people. I have a doctorate in physical chemistry. I can still remember my mother mentioning to another person when I was about 7 years...
    rosaletta rosaletta 56-60 4 Responses Jan 16, 2011

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    Good Grief!

    Sadly, I have had to mourn the deaths of many, many dear people through the years. It has been frustrating that here in the USA people are so uncomfortable with grief that they do not want to see or hear about one another's sorrow. I just saw a quote that is most appropriate...
    FeelingOrange FeelingOrange 46-50, F 1 Response Feb 14, 2013

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    It Can Be A Rewarding Life.

    I found out about HSP less than year ago and the last half century of chaos finally makes sense...I basically disconnected from the real world over a year ago and my story was “homeless, jobless & broke at 53” it was a gift because it gave me the space to totally break down...
    LilaLeah LilaLeah 51-55, F 1 Response Jan 26, 2013

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    Hsp :-)

    I didn't realize that there was a label for me until 2 days ago. It's an easier thing to say to people when you don't feel up to certain things otherwise they assume that you are selfish or even a bit of a snob (especially since I am also introverted). It can be painful but I...
    scarlett73 scarlett73 36-40, F 2 Responses Sep 26, 2012

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    Im a hsp living in a non hsp world I caught

    depression because I knew I was different ppl made fun of me and I later turned it to hate instead of feeling it so yea im depressed I never knew y I was always upset scared hurting when I was going to a place I feel a rush of emotions I didnt want to feel so I shut which is...
    breo1234 breo1234 18-21, F Jun 16

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    Related Experiences

    Throughout my whole life I've always felt I was different. I always knew there something about me that just wasn't quite like everyone else. I always thought I was just shy, moody...
    RedSheep2 RedSheep2 26-30, F 1 Response 3 days ago

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    Hi. I am a new member here. I'm a HSP (highly sensitive person) really struggling with depression anxiety and addictions. Would really love to connect with other people that have...
    dgbb dgbb 31-35, F 3 Responses Jun 27

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    OK! I want to say this so to make all know what i am from inside. You should know that my HSP which means to whoever read and don't know what it means(High Sensitive personality...
    Egyptianguy34 Egyptianguy34 36-40, M 1 Response Jun 19

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    I started a group website for empaths/HSP/psychic community... join if you like, thanks! Chat, info, articles, etc... http://wiseoldsoul.grou.ps/signin/warn/home sign up, it's...
    swamiWoS swamiWoS 36-40, M Jun 16

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    I started a group website for empaths/HSP/psychic community... join if you like, thanks! Chat, info, articles, etc... http://wiseoldsoul.grou.ps/signin/warn/home sign up, it's...
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    I started a group website for empaths/HSP/psychic community... join if you like, thanks! Chat, info, articles, etc... http://wiseoldsoul.grou.ps/signin/warn/home sign up, it's...
    swamiWoS swamiWoS 36-40, M Jun 16

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    1 I am a real 36 years old guy and the pup with me at the profile pic is my Bella as she is more than 12 years old(Japanese Spitz breed ). 2 I get bored too easily and just hate...
    Egyptianguy34 Egyptianguy34 36-40, M Jun 16

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    After i check out my marriage I realize that it's got all been for her, the possibilities manufactured have attempted to mold me into some other person, I check out myself and don...
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