I Am Battling My Depression

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 38 People

    i try to always focus on the positives.

    but i just cant. it feels like every day i am sinking lower and lower into a hole. you know how when you are little your lifes goal was to dig a hole to china. well i never thought the hole that would take me there would be depression. i mean i have a good life, an amazing...
    MckaylaGrace MckaylaGrace
    18-21, F
    Jul 14, 2015

    I am depressed & have been

    for most of my life. The past four years have been the worst recently. I've been worse but right now I should be in a good place. I'm not with an abuser anymore, I'm going to school to get a nursing degree, I have a husband who takes care of me financially. My current state...
    Pheonixx35 Pheonixx35
    36-40, F
    Jun 16, 2014

    i try to always focus on the positives.

    but i just cant. it feels like every day i am sinking lower and lower into a hole. you know how when you are little your lifes goal was to dig a hole to china. well i never thought the hole that would take me there would be depression. i mean i have a good life, an amazing...
    MckaylaGrace MckaylaGrace
    18-21, F
    Jul 14, 2015

    I used to think at night

    after a bad day, well today was bad, so tomorrow will probably be good. But it gets scary when everyday starts to turn into a bad day. When not too many good days are popping up, it’s a bit frightening. A friend asked me the other day, what are you most afraid of. I thought...
    TheRealMe99 TheRealMe99
    18-21, F
    Feb 3, 2015

    If you need a sign to stay,

    this is it. If you need a reason to stay, I'll tell you some. Life is very short unless you believe in reincarnation, we probably only have one life on this planet. You only live once. Yes, YOLO. It's true. I know life seems like a really big mess and that it will never be good...
    giathedancer giathedancer
    13-15, F
    Jul 16, 2015
    giathedancer giathedancer
    13-15, F
    Nov 13, 2015

    i try to always focus on the positives.

    but i just cant. it feels like every day i am sinking lower and lower into a hole. you know how when you are little your lifes goal was to dig a hole to china. well i never thought the hole that would take me there would be depression. i mean i have a good life, an amazing...
    MckaylaGrace MckaylaGrace
    18-21, F
    Jul 14, 2015

    I am 28 year old girl

    but I am unemployed because I could not complete my studies after xiith class.due to this problem I am not getting any marriage offer. This is what frustrates my mother a lot ..she is constantly beating ng me up after every three days.if she doesn't s not fighting ,she is making...
    ni0000 ni0000
    26-30, F
    Dec 12, 2015

    I am drowning in my emotions.

    my step dad kicked my family out and I just broke up with my boyfriend and I am drowning. but I'll be okay, I'll keep on fighting, for my little sister, who's name is written on my wrist in Japanese. keep on fighting. it's rough, but there is always something worth living for
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Oct 28, 2015

    Winning! I just had a bad depression spell

    but overcame it. This time music didn't even help. I got pretty low for a few minutes then started going through my android photo gallery
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    1 Response Sep 29, 2015

    Six things to tell yourself today!

    1. I matter 2. I'll get through this 3. I am beautiful 4. I deserve to be loved 5. I can find peace, happiness, and contentment 6. I have the power and will to survive
    giathedancer giathedancer
    13-15, F
    Jul 16, 2015

    Emptiness. Depression.

    Anxiety. These feelings never stop occurring day by day. Am I not good enough? Am I just another person who gets replaced every now and then? This artwork reflects the other part of my soul. Behind those fake smiles, there are tears that lingered there. Behind those laughs...
    Violetblossoms Violetblossoms
    22-25, F
    Feb 28, 2016
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