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I Am Depressed Because I'm Lonely

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    The Lonely Road That I Walk Is Paved With Sorrow.

    My whole entire life I have been an extremely shy person who has trouble making friends. It has gotten to a point where I don't have any outside the internet anymore, I moved away from my old friends many years ago and have failed to make a single one. I've had instances where I...
    KnightOfJustice KnightOfJustice 18-21, M 11 Responses Apr 7, 2013

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    These days I feel less optimistic about finding

    love . I mean ik I'm still young or whatever , but damn 😁 none of these male species are loyal lol , and the girls..idek :/ they dress and act like they work on the street corners every Friday night 😂😭 but on some real shxt, I'm realizing how much I want a significant...
    BVNG BVNG 13-15, F 2 Responses Aug 10, 2014

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    People on FB posting

    that they are bored. Everyone knows that when I am not at work I am alone. I message them and get one word answers. Guess I am too boring to talk to. I wish I knew how to be interesting. Maybe then I would have a friend...or something.
    UglyBetsy UglyBetsy 31-35, F 1 Response 2 days ago

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    False Hope

    I am turning 16 in a month, and I've been struggling with depression for a long time. I am an athlete, involved in art, and in advanced classes (doing pretty well, but still feel stupid compared to everyone else). I don't have family issues, but we're kinda tight on money, and I...
    rosierose4 rosierose4 16-17, F 7 Responses Nov 16, 2012

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    What I Hate Most About It

    What I hate most about it is that if I ask for help, if I let someone find out, then they'll feel pressured or guilt tripped into spending time with me. I don't want to make anyone to feel like that. I really don't want to pressure anyone into keeping me company, I just want...
    TheLuckyHobo TheLuckyHobo 31-35, M 9 Responses Nov 25, 2013

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    Sometimes I Wonder Why God Screws Me Over Even Though I Have Done Nothing Wrong And I Need Somebody To Talk To.

    Im 15, and i have more issues then most adults, im a guy, and  im overweight, but not obese, i hate myself, im not bad looking, i have hair that almost goes to my shoulders, and  i wonder what ive done to deserve the treatment i get from people, Sometimes i feel im...
    coltonconley coltonconley 13-15, M 23 Responses Jun 16, 2011

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    I'm lonely,depressed I need someone to talk to

    and etc Someone please txt me
    pilot2022 pilot2022 13-15, M Mar 14

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    Will Things Ever Change?

    When I look in the mirror I see a beautiful, attractive young woman that possesses the qualities that most men say that they want, but yet I'm single. Most of my experiences with men have been dysfunctional, from the time I was fourteen years old. I have given in relationships...
    jesusknows jesusknows 26-30 107 Responses Aug 9, 2008

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    Life Can Get Too Lonely

    I have had a bad day. I don't have anybody in my life who is there for me. I need someone,sometimes.
    scorpiogirl81 scorpiogirl81 31-35, F 16 Responses Aug 25, 2013

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    If you are suicidal, please get help

    if you can't find help within yourself. But, please, do not seek help from your teenage friends, especially if they struggle with their own issues. Please please please. Not only are you being subjected to the hurtful things your brain says to you, you subject others to it. You...
    junipersun21 junipersun21 18-21, F Mar 12

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    I Were!!!

    This doesn't apply to me much anymore. It's hard to be lonely with so many people to chat with on here now. =p But yes... 99% of my depression in the past was due to isolation and loneliness. It was due to my social anxiety, or the end result of it. I didn't have any friends...
    deleted deleted 26-30 8 Responses Jun 18, 2009

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    Ok. First of all I would like to greet anyone

    reading this. Hello, My Nickname is Nico or Bunny,... I will no longer be using my name here on EP, Since I found out I have a family member that has an account here XD... Anywho, Like the title says. I'm depressed because I'm lonely. Don't get me wrong, I have friends and...
    NicoBunny6 NicoBunny6 18-21, F 19 Responses May 13, 2014

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    Extremely depressed. Lonely.

    No love. No sex. No emotions. Feeling hopeless, sad, depressed, miserable. Just want to die.
    zolito zolito 31-35, M 3 Responses Nov 14, 2014

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    I just need people to talk to.

    Conversation can be about almost anything...
    Earthboundmisfiti Earthboundmisfiti 22-25, F 15 hrs ago

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    Things improved for a while

    since I got a part time job at the YMCA. But it's been about 3 weeks now and the novelty is wearing off. I still have nearly no friends who regularly contact me, and to top it off I realized that ever since 4th grade my life has been marked by at least one tragedy a year...
    NicoNever NicoNever 22-25, M 1 Response Feb 26

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    ok guys i just found out

    that my mom died when i was 14 and i cried and i'm in foster care and know one will tell me more because they say if ur close to adoption then u cant hear about ur family and more but my real name is julieanna jelta peoples my mom isnt mearried but she 55 and she had me when she...
    AL3604 AL3604 16-17, F 4 Responses Sep 27, 2014

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    My dearest love Look at the deepest heart of

    me Like a river without water As my heart without a lover I was lonely Since happiness had left me And now i am still lonely By the pure of love, i declare Come with me, my love I'll show you about the green grass along the riverside Look, they are so happy As the view...
    rogi123 rogi123 36-40, M Mar 18

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    I guess I am back on here again.

    .. I want to share my story growing up in a city called Winnipeg. I was born and raised here throughout my whole life. From Kindergarten to Grade 6, I've been bullied for being overweight, I couldn't help it... I just love food. I was also a victim for being sexually harassed by...
    JuicyLuck JuicyLuck 18-21, F 1 Response Feb 18

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    pilot2022 pilot2022 13-15, M 1 Response Mar 4

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    Why..

    i feel hated by everyone i get judged rumors start i lose friends.. i litteraly stay in my room for hrs listening to sad music but i pretend im ok but im really not.. im a really nice person but ppl dont give me the chance to show it..
    sethperoth sethperoth 18-21, M 4 Responses Oct 19, 2013

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    Im Tired Of Never being good enough What could

    possibly be so horrible with me ?? That i can never be happy or with someone. i just want someone to love me...
    AlexRayna AlexRayna 18-21, F 3 Responses Mar 5

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    okay, so its Friday night

    and iam in bed :( i litterallly have nothing to look forward to in life anymore. iam 22 i have no friends or a boyfriend. i litterally have no plans at all this weekend because i have no friends andtheres nothing to do i feel like iam wastingmy life away. i struggle making...
    pinkglitteress pinkglitteress 22-25, F 8 Responses Apr 18, 2014

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    I'm not quite sure how it happened,

    how I became a loner. During my younger years I was always an extroverted person. You know, the bubbly, random type that didn't care about what others thought of her. People naturally gravitated towards me and I to them. However, I'm in my senior year of school and I've come to...
    Misericordia Misericordia 16-17, F 1 Response Mar 19

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    theres some people writing with me.

    . but thats not it.. thats not that... thats just.. doesnt help i still feel lonely even when im surrounded by ppl... i guess i just want someone to really care.. and worry and stuff.. maybe another female.. to talk to and talk about female stuff..
    UsagiVivi UsagiVivi 22-25, F 6 Responses Jun 5, 2014

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    I was a fool for thinking that

    if I worked hard enough to make it work, we would be together when the reality is that there were warning signs all along. It was I who had to be supportive when you were worried about our future. I received no reassurance that things would be okay. I had become used to the...
    AltF4 AltF4 22-25, M 2 Responses Mar 8

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    I love this guy and he treats me like I am no

    one to him. he says he loves me to the core but @ the same time the way he talks to me is very painful I feel like a slave we are dating Frm past one year but we know each other from childhood I really don't knw what to do as I am divorced once Nd looking forward to marry him...
    saakshi9 saakshi9 26-30, F 1 Response Mar 17

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    I seriously ******* hate high school with a

    passion. It just adds to my depression and adds to the fact that I'm extremely lonely and unloved. Pretty much everyone has a prom date, has a girlfriend, or has friends to talk to while I'm that one guy who's in the background who's pretty much alone and invisible. All my...
    MegaManZero97 MegaManZero97 16-17, M 4 Responses 2 days ago

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    Secrets And Lies

    I have so many secrets, so many lies hiding behind my eyes piled up so high so that they touch the sky if they weren't compressed in upon my chest so far in, which no one could see unless they come to me and plea but that matters not as there isn't so much as a thought about all...
    WinterWisper WinterWisper 22-25 1 Response Apr 22, 2013

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    I am 30 and still single

    and it's SO painful! :( I feel like I'm at a very low point in my life and I need friends, someone to listen to me and actually care and someone genuine. I'm also overworked and it has brought on more stress and anxiety. I want to find an honest Christian man to date and marry...
    deleted deleted 26-30 10 Responses Sep 10, 2014

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    Thinking you've made a connection with someone

    and become close friends, then to all of a sudden have them completely ignore you without reason is a horrible thing. When you're already insecure it makes you over analyse absolutely everything you do and causes a severe lack of confidence. That happened to me lately and I...
    Fabulousboy91 Fabulousboy91 22-25, M 3 Responses Jul 25, 2014

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    Am 20 years old and lonely

    and depressed. Am a guy who is meant to have friends am tall handsome am a dancer and am loving to people i meet but i don't have any one. Have been rejected by my friends and parents. My dad screams at me my step mum does not like me. I am not free at home i have no one to talk...
    jamie1994 jamie1994 18-21 1 Response Mar 14

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    I've been always lonely I just don't think

    about it all the time I try to keep my mind busy but sometimes I just can't stop thinking about it. It makes me feel wanna die I even tried to cut once, I tried suicidal... I tried almost everything. still having that feeling even when I'm with people I care about and I know...
    turki2550 turki2550 16-17, M 1 Response Mar 11

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    These last couple of days have been the worst

    of my life, I found a lump in my underarm, I was worried but enough to go to the doc, but not that much. Cancer goes in my family, but I mean I'm 21.. I didn't seriously think of it. My sister yelled at me and called me a bunch of things for worrying enough to even go to the doc...
    lily449 lily449 18-21, F 1 Response 2 days ago

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    I have had so many heart break i want my heart

    to be cared for and treat with respect in future
    Anita3232 Anita3232 31-35, F 2 Responses Mar 16

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    I am starting to give up on life.

    Each day I grow emotionally weaker and weaker. Every crush that I have ever has ended up in failure which makes me think that I'm a failure. I have no hope in myself anymore. Whenever I buildup confidence to talk to a girl that I like, it just gets shot right back down because I...
    elugo12345 elugo12345 18-21, M 1 Response Feb 28

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    I want an online boyfriend

    who will love me for me. I am a weight gainer and am 154 pounds and gaining super fast so plz txt me if you would like to talk or Kik me at baileythewannabe
    ilovepets1232 ilovepets1232 16-17, F 4 Responses Dec 24, 2013

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    I look back to the day I lived in an apartment

    and I was ready to jump off the balcony , I now ask my self would it have really been worth it and why didn't do it
    Princeofnothing Princeofnothing 18-21, M 1 Response Mar 4

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    i wanna drink till i sink in today.

    .. so that there is nothing inside my mind... its too dark inside to find a way back to myself.. :(
    nixf1 nixf1 22-25, F 2 Responses 4 days ago

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    I am a 32 year old woman.

    I have been single for 7 years. I have only had one "serious" boyfriend and since then all I have experienced is heartbreak. Disastrous dates, flings, no real connection with any one. I live in a huge city where I technically should be able to find someone. I get so depressed...
    firecracker1 firecracker1 26-30, F 7 Responses Aug 20, 2014

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    I'M So Lonely

    I am so lonely. I have nobody to talk to except my EP brother and a few friends (one or two). I miss people talking to me and I'm thinking of just going emo or goth. I hate my life now and I just don't want to live. I have been getting bullied for the past few weeks and none of...
    Eryck899 Eryck899 16-17, M 7 Responses Oct 31, 2013

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    It just makes me want to fall a sleep forever.

    I didn't think it would come to this point, and how people in the past just made up things. I dont know whats wrong anymore. I thought I could just settle for the loneliness, but its the other way around. Nothing is going planned.
    startingovertw startingovertw 13-15, F Mar 17

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    i have had a break up recently

    and i dont know what to do...i have my imortant exams in a fortnight and certainly dont know what to do....i deeply f**ked up..
    aarushdude aarushdude 16-17, M 2 Responses Mar 11

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    I accept what I get called

    and have gotten called and say I am those things I'm an ugly retarded basterd no chance for love
    pilot2022 pilot2022 13-15, M 5 Responses Mar 3

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    I am 24 years old. About 3 months ago I buried

    the last of my family. My parents have been gone for years and now the grandparents that acted in their place are gone too. Just before my Grandfather died the first man I had ever loved and showed me happiness left me. Now I feel as though I am in a hole and can't get out and...
    catpainter catpainter 22-25, F 11 Responses Sep 17, 2014

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    Now i understand what she meant by "i lost all

    my friends , i have nothing no more". I wonder if i would have been there for her , she would have been here for me. Lol. Delusions.
    MyLifee99 MyLifee99 13-15 Mar 18

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    I know that I'll never be loved

    because I don't love myself. I'm resigned to getting a menial job and dying alone.