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    When your thinking you made your bestfriend

    feeling awful about herself and just in general doesnt makes anything better
    IrwinsScars IrwinsScars 13-15, F 1 Response Nov 2

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    Well may some of my friends here know

    that I'm in Mexico for the whole summer, which I'm super excited about! I been hanging out with my cousins, been going out downtown, played soccer, walking around, and other stuff. But lately I been starting to feel sad, kinda depressed I would said it. I guess I really do miss...
    Zimry96 Zimry96 18-21, M 1 Response Jun 21

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    Again. It happened again,

    and its my fault. I'm a bad person.
    LostApothecary LostApothecary 16-17, F 3 Responses 3 days ago

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    Have you ever had those friends

    that tell you they will be with you forever...and as they start slipping away and fading from your life they still bother to tell you that they are there for you..... Yeah. It sucks. And when I need a friend the most I'm all alone... My best friend lives 3000 miles away I haven...
    GoodbyesandHellos GoodbyesandHellos 16-17, F 2 Responses 8 hrs ago

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    Well, I wouldn't call it depression,

    but recently I've been thinking more and more about everything. Friendship, aspirations, human psychology, loneliness, insecurity, and life in general. I'll listen to a song, one I've heard 10,000 times, and just one time, for those few minutes I can't stop thinking. Deeper...
    sturmgewher44 sturmgewher44 18-21, M 1 Response 2 days ago

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    LostApothecary LostApothecary 16-17, F 2 Responses 2 days ago

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    I am 13 years old and I have been feeling

    extremely depressed since the last four years, when I shifted to a new residence and changed my school. I remember I used to be very sensitive even when I was much younger. Like once I had to get a haircut and I cried for the whole day because I loved my long hair, and I used to...
    nickyra55 nickyra55 13-15 4 Responses 4 days ago

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    "What are those?" he asked pointing at the

    scars in my arm. "Battle wounds." I whispered. "Who were you fighting?" "Myself...." - K
    KLawliet KLawliet 13-15, F 9 Responses Sep 5

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    Well I might be depressed.

    ..I might just be going insane...perhaps it's both...
    sturmgewher44 sturmgewher44 18-21, M 2 Responses 22 hrs ago

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    They do so much for other people

    while they only tell me they love me. They keep promises they make to other people but always break the ones they make to me. They make other people happy yet become angry at me if I get upset. It hurts. I'm so tired. I just want to disappear. My chest hurts. I just want the...
    kwellanique kwellanique 13-15, F 2 Responses 1 day ago

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    I've been depressed for about 2-3 years now,

    funny thing is that if one was to see me normally, I am a very social person. I like talking to people, and making them laugh I guess. Back in my high school everyone loved me. But in the end, I always felt alone. I've really never opened up to people, my inner feelings are...
    JaRuss JaRuss 18-21 2 days ago

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    From Me To You. A Story From Ep Friend That Motivates Me.

    From me. To you:"Just so you know depression is not a disease or a condition, it's...a state of the mind which coerces you to believe that you are all alone and helpless to the causes around you that is overwhelming your vision of life ahead, it can be beat if you surround...
    deleted deleted 26-30 7 Responses Dec 17, 2012

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    I hate the fact that I'm the one

    that asks people if they're ok, if they're alright, if they need anything I'll be there, if they want a shoulder to cry on, I'm there, if you need someone to talk to, I'm there, if you need comfort, I'm there, if your feeling sad, I'm there. But when I am in need, or need...
    RickaylaBeard RickaylaBeard 18-21, F 3 Responses Sep 11

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    I felt so invisible today.

    I just need a hug or something..
    juliaarosee juliaarosee 13-15, F 14 Responses Sep 4

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    The Solution

    i climb so high just to fall it doesn't matter after all it pulls me in i try to leave there's just so much i cannot believe i hate this place i want to go although my sadness never shows step by step i slowly ascend where i'll fall will just depend tiny capsules of quick...
    irishnative irishnative 18-21, F 4 Responses Jun 14, 2013

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    When you lack motivation

    because you've accepted defeat...
    xoxoCharlierose xoxoCharlierose 22-25, F 3 Responses Nov 2

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    Am I Dreaming Or Is It Me?

    I fall asleep to wake up to this dream. This dream of me. This dream of me falling off the track. Of things I can't take back. It's just a list of faces and known places. A heart that cannot be fixed. A mind that's on the fritz. What is this. What is this hole you've dug...
    solomon3020 solomon3020 18-21, M 17 Responses Jun 5

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    marianda01 marianda01 18-21, F 4 Responses Aug 12

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    I Am Depressed

    I know I am depressed, it has taken me over a year to get medication for it. The constant low moods and then getting really angry. It kills me. Although not suicidal yet i feel the brief feelings coming on. I can't physically move from bed in the morning, i don't want to go out...
    sparkle11 sparkle11 18-21, F 6 Responses Nov 10, 2012

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    I got a broken home, with a broken family.

    .. Now there are screams. Another girl of my father? Its not new, im close to completing high school, and im going to get the hell out. Walk away, and just never come back. Never run with it. Until they straighten out.
    LittleMiss04 LittleMiss04 16-17, F 4 days ago

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    contact me if you want to talk.

    I'm here for you. 2ndchance2savealife
    GayboySammy94 GayboySammy94 18-21 2 days ago

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    I Send My Love To You All ≪3

    i know you don't no me in person... but i just wanted to say that i love you. I don't care who you are . what your problems are . your sexuality , your skin colour, where you live , what language you speak , your choice of music or what ever , i just wanted to say i love you. I...
    MiskaMaskedOne MiskaMaskedOne 18-21 1 Response Apr 23, 2013

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    I'm not sure how much people will actually read

    this because it's going to be really long but basically I've struggled with depression my whole life . I'm not looking for attention i just want to put my story out there because I've hid it my whole life . I may just be 17 but here's my life story so far ! Let's start it off to...
    AlissaCupcakes AlissaCupcakes 16-17, F 1 Response 11 hrs ago

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    I am getting nuts. Don't know what to do

    anymore. I am suffering for doing the right thing. Some times when I am freaking out, I regret for kicked my girlfriend, but when I am OK, I know I did the right thing. How can I stop to suffer? How can I move on? How can I forget how much I love her? This is terrible. I can't...
    roberamar roberamar 22-25, M 1 Response 2 days ago

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    I'm not sure if I'm depressed?

    I want to sit alone in the dark all the time but I love being. social & hanging out with my friends. is this part of being a teen? I don't think like suicidal thoughts but I'm not happy, but with my friends I am. I'm so confused.
    lilly2136 lilly2136 13-15, F 3 Responses 6 days ago

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    Nights like these make me feel

    as though I have no one. Seeing pictures of people around a campfire, of girls in tiny dresses drunkenly hugging their friends, of couples having dinner - it makes me wonder where my friends are. And then I start to think about how I got to be sitting here in my pajamas...
    someonelikeyou9 someonelikeyou9 18-21, F 1 Response 6 days ago

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    I Do Know What It Feels Like. ...

    I do know what it feels like. I'm not there right now, but I certainly know what it feels like to not want to wake up again. Its a dark, dark, distant place and I could never wish that on anyone else. Its hard **** but you can get through it. The worse thing is it that you...
    pacwoman pacwoman 26-30, F 8 Responses Jan 8, 2007

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    Give me therapy, i'm a walking travesty.

    I've been in therapy for roughly 8 years. I'm 15 almost 16 years and I just wish things would get better. :'(
    cydneyxx cydneyxx 13-15, F 7 Responses 4 days ago

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    How i wanna just drink

    or whatever but i dont drink... Im so depress idk. What to do with life. Its so so so so dark in my head and now im just getting myself drunk with sad songs. Way to go, me ... And i 've been singing one line .. (Im talking a lot of sh*t baby) and then bang my head.. Wooohhhh...
    LittleMiss04 LittleMiss04 16-17, F 1 Response 4 days ago

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    I can't cry. I literally can't.

    I have no tears left and I want so badly to cry. I never feel happy. Almost nothing excites me or makes me happy anymore. It's been like this for almost two years now, or more I don't remember. I feel a sadness lurking around me all the time. Around my friends, my family, around...
    camelunicorn camelunicorn 13-15, F 34 Responses Jun 30

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    ladyyukihime ladyyukihime 18-21, F 3 days ago

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    That moment.. You want to connect with someone,

    someone to be close to..and u realize u have no one lol.. :D That's exactly how im feeling right now..have no one to say "hey" to or to ask me how I am? or how my life is going? and to know about there day and how things have been going with them.Sucks having no close friends...
    seeminglypossible seeminglypossible 22-25, F 4 Responses May 15

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    I am not in a good place.

    Things just seem to keep getting worse. I'm seriously thinking about ending it ask.
    jpiper5 jpiper5 26-30, M 4 Responses 4 days ago

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    It's hard to snap out of it

    and i doubt friends and fam really get it i try to be less depressing as to not always annoy people with my moods but thats easier said than done i feel alone and isolated most of the time misunderstood which only makes things worse and im already hard enough on my self so i...
    seeminglypossible seeminglypossible 22-25, F 3 Responses Oct 30

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    Think About This...

    Wanna kill yourself? Imagine this. You come home from school one day. You've had yet another horrible day. You’re just ready to give up. So you go to your room, close the door, and take out that suicide note you've written and rewritten over and over and over You take out those...
    KittayGoesRawrxD KittayGoesRawrxD 16-17, F 67 Responses Nov 13, 2012

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    Alone In This World

    i am alone.I need someone who understnds my feelings right now.I have many friends but they nevr gona understnd what im feeling is,nt even my familiy.I dnt knw y everythng has been changd.I wnt everythng to b same as befor.Im tryng my bst to b strong bt y cnt any1 understnds it.Y...
    MagiCizMe MagiCizMe 22-25, F 9 Responses Nov 14, 2012

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    I don't want to be depressed.

    I just want to be happy. My mom doesn't let me go out the house nor hang out with friends when I ask her if I can go she flips out and she says that she's not crazy to let me go out with friends. My brother talked to my mom about letting me go out with friends and she said no...
    Delssy Delssy 13-15, F 1 Response 2 days ago

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    I want to sleep my days away

    until I have none. I want a drunken stupor that lasts in silence of my own house so I can dwell and be completely lost but without being lost at all. No one to call. No one to see. No one to hear. Just me and my empty thoughts. Alone. In complete bitter silence where my mind...
    Xingouttheos Xingouttheos 16-17, F 5 Responses Jan 2

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    SheIsBroken SheIsBroken 18-21, F 4 Responses 1 day ago

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    Nightshade777 Nightshade777 31-35, M 10 Responses Sep 16

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    Since I lost the greatest love of my life I

    have been asked countless times what I did to her that caused this. Unfortunately it is assumed that since I am a man, all men are jerks and thus I did something wrong. I can’t say that this did not offend me because I gave her nothing but kindness, love and respect. I did...
    NoOneImportantNow NoOneImportantNow 46-50, M 5 Responses Aug 13

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    I am going through the darkest hour yet.

    Fallen from heights of church and work life. Top performer with accolades, spurned and mistreated by new bosses and a-holes...I quit, I was so frustrated with every area of my life...now I am facing depression and small business woes and very realistically losing my house. I...
    Sezom Sezom 36-40, M 1 Response 3 days ago

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    Only those who have experienced depression

    truly understand what a debilitating and horrible disease it is. All you want to do is sleep, and sleep, and sleep. The medication that the psychiatrists give you cause you to become even more numb, more cold. You feel worthless, helpless even. You begin to self-medicate but...
    SuicideRedefined SuicideRedefined 18-21, M 1 Response Jul 7

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    Life seems so pointless to me sometimes.

    What the hell are we here for. To make a difference? Sure. But why? Why are we here? What is our purpose? What’s my purpose? What am I supposed to be doing? I feel like my life is just one big fat blob and I absolutely hate living it. I have no purpose. I have no motivation. I...
    macynicole96 macynicole96 18-21, F 1 Response 1 day ago

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    Why is it okay for others to have a bad day

    or feel down but as soon as I have a touch of depression I am overreacting?
    iamokaynow iamokaynow 31-35, M 5 Responses Nov 4

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    No one cares about you

    unless you're pretty or dead.
    PurpleHart PurpleHart 16-17, F 6 Responses Jul 28

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    Soldiergirl3 Soldiergirl3 18-21, F 1 Response 1 hr ago

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    So I battle depression

    but today just ran over my husband's gone doing marine stuff and I found out mybest friends baby pasted away in his sleep last night at some point and the don't know why he was 9 months old well would have been sept 11 :(
    sweety7268 sweety7268 18-21, F 7 Responses Sep 7

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    Hey, how's all you trolls been?

    I haven't been on here in a long time. Months actually. One of the people I was talking to and became good friends with turned out to be so fake that it made feel like everyone on here is but oh well I guess I should get over it. What should I expect, it is the internet after...
    HopelessClarity HopelessClarity 22-25, F 7 Responses Jul 9

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    Did You Know....

    Did you know the people that are the strongest are usually the most sensitive.... Did you know the people who exhibit the most kindness are the first to get mistreated.... Did you know the one who takes care of others all the time are usually the one who needs it the most...
    deleted deleted 26-30 99 Responses Jan 23, 2013

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    I made this, Opinions?

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=43ne2L9WXmU
    prettybrowneyes1993 prettybrowneyes1993 18-21, F 1 Response 5 hrs ago

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    Iv loved iv lost iv died iv lost all

    that matters to me and have nothing to live for have not much to look up to are be glad about all I do is loss and play the game of cool lame ot weird hot or ugly successful or failure I don't have much always deppressed but don't show it I try to be happy parents don't...