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I Am Depressed

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    Icrossmyheart Icrossmyheart 13-15, F 4 Responses Jan 15

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    tatterdremains tatterdremains 16-17, M 1 Response 1 day ago

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    Tired, depressed, low energy .

    . I havent been hungry for a few days now but i still eat. I am so sick of life. I dont want to die because theres so much i havent done but its been so hard all my life. I wish my depression was gone forever
    darkskies7 darkskies7 18-21, F 1 Response 19 hrs ago

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    Sometimes I just want to run away

    or like drink and smoke weed all day. I do smoke weed all day like maybe 9 joints in one day. I just don't know what to do. Life's ******. You live you die and that's how I see things. There's no meaning to life. There's nothing out there that is so great because like I said we...
    AustraliaGuy AustraliaGuy 18-21, M 3 Responses 4 days ago

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    I miss you, I keep thinking

    that I'll wake up and you'll be back in my life, but you won't. You're probably with someone else by now. I can't sleep.
    ofthisgirl90 ofthisgirl90 22-25, F 3 Responses 13 hrs ago

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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, 2014

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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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    EmanonEvahi EmanonEvahi 36-40, M 9 Responses Sep 16, 2014

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    Everybody is always so fuc*king "fine".

    But we are not. Sometimes, we are hurt and bruised and nearly completely shattered and this, sir, is not what one calls fine... No one knows what's happening and you have to wear that fake smile so you don't hurt others..
    JennyAB JennyAB 16-17, F 9 Responses Jan 4

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    PaigeOfSteel PaigeOfSteel 16-17, F 1 Response 4 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...
    simpleandpossible simpleandpossible 22-25, F 4 Responses May 15, 2014

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    My life has been awful these days,

    I mean I've never had a great life but now it's just so much worse, I have been suffering because of my anxiety disorder for as long as I can remember, but the last couple years it became worse, and I also deal with my ance that makes me feel so ugly and I've always had low self...
    Flow19 Flow19 18-21, M 1 Response 3 days ago

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    Sweetaugust Sweetaugust 16-17, F 5 Responses Jan 1

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    Stuff Is Making Me Mad

    I've had issues with depression since I was 11. I eventually was put on medication when I wasn't self medicating with other things. I was forced to stay off my mood stabilizer when my mother went all nuts and threatened a lot of BS if I filled my prescription with her insurance...
    Greeneyedandcurious Greeneyedandcurious 22-25, F 4 Responses Jun 20, 2013

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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 4 Responses Jul 9, 2014

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    I feel so lost right now.

    I'm so empty. I don't even know who I am anymore. I think I've lost sight of my goals and who I used to be, where am I? And to top it all off I have this headache that I can't shake...
    theperz217 theperz217 16-17, F 4 days ago

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    Do you see me?? Do you see how i fake it.

    .? Do you see how i hate it..? Do you see??? I rarely laugh.. i rarely speak face to face with people. Do you know how it is to feel like you got a phobia about people?? How I got a big trust issue?? Do you see that I may have gotten better with studying.. That i can no longer...
    CursedRaven CursedRaven 16-17, F 5 Responses Jun 11

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    I just feel so depressed.

    .. I feel so done... done with being sexual all the time...tired of guy messaging me on here wanting to be all sexual... I feel so alone and all the attention I get is guys wanting something... I feel like an attention whor# and am sick of it... why does everything have to be...
    stuff950 stuff950 22-25, F 9 Responses 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 2 Responses Jul 7, 2014

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    First off this is an old story everyone .

    Im happy now . NOVEMBER 26,2014 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...
    FlowerChildWithARockNRollSoul FlowerChildWithARockNRollSoul 18-21, F 28 Responses Nov 26, 2014

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    Some days I don't know

    if I am going to kill myself, or if I am going to decide to let myself live another day. I am going through some much pain homelessness, heartbreak,loneliness, and depression. It is a roller coaster ride everyday, I want to die I want to live over and over again :/ we will see...
    ac5225 ac5225 36-40, M 1 Response 3 days ago

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    I always do this Things start looking up

    for me & I always screw it up :'(
    parso16 parso16 18-21, M 1 Response 2 days ago

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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 15 Responses Jun 5, 2014

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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 98 Responses Jan 23, 2013

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    Being a person is so difficult.

    . The heart is either in complete pleasure or pain. The mind is never right. Where is the middle group?
    octoberlovely octoberlovely 16-17, F 1 Response 5 hrs ago

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    I have the kind of depression that's been with

    you for a lifetime. It's the kind that's so ingrained within your psyche that it's become part of who you really are. Some days it's bad enough that I wish I weren't alive. Other days, it's much more mild. It's very difficult to deal with. I have a lot of respect and love for...
    RadiantOpal RadiantOpal 18-21, M 1 Response 1 day ago

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    My Declaration

    So many thoughts course through my mind that it has grown weary. Thoughts of life, of meaning, of purpose, of concepts, of beliefs.  Thoughts of “shoulds” or “should have nots”. Thoughts of reasoning, of justification. Thoughts of fantasies, of fulfillment. Thoughts of...
    WearOutKyd WearOutKyd 26-30, M 8 Responses Sep 5, 2013

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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 recently took a PHQ questionnaire.

    I self-report as moderately depressed. I am not too disturbed or troubled by this, seeing that I have suffered loss, emotional and finicial abuse.
    Enfme Enfme 22-25, F 2 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 16-17, F 32 Responses Jun 30, 2014

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    And today my depression

    and anxiety are winning. I'm not wanting to do anything but lay in bed and cry and sleep all day. I am so tired of these feelings..
    secretchey secretchey 18-21, F 3 Responses 8 hrs ago

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    so people at my school act like my friends then

    stab me in the back by talking **** or whatever and I have gone through numerous suicide experiences and what not and I vowed I wouldn't do it again so I don't know how to express my depression and I'm so confused I don't know what to do
    ThatSexyB ThatSexyB 18-21, M 2 days ago

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    discoburn discoburn 22-25, F 3 Responses 19 hrs ago

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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 65 Responses Nov 13, 2012

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    my mind is so messed up I know I need

    professional help but I am too afraid to even go in to the Doctors and book an appointment I know depression lessens self-esteem and self-confidence but I didn't know it could get this bad. when I started getting depressed I promise myself I would never cut and I haven't yet but...
    thelittlekidindiapers thelittlekidindiapers 13-15, M 21 Responses Jun 6

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    Okay, my depression induced anger just made a

    hole in my living room wall.
    Ilovefeet2015 Ilovefeet2015 18-21, M 1 Response 4 days ago

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    Someone tell me I can do this.

    This whole job search thing is taking so much out of me and I just want a job. I just don't want to worry. I just want to live in my own apartment. I miss feeling like I have a home. I miss my man. I'm so tired of doing this without someone. I want to go to sleep next to...
    Theartsmusic Theartsmusic 22-25, F 2 Responses 3 days ago

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    "Life is like taking a dump.

    Sometimes it's difficult. Sometimes it hurts. Sometimes you think you just can't keep pushing cause it's so hard. But you know what? In the end **** works itself out." -Onision DUDE THANK YOU ! I REALLY NEEDED THIS
    yuush yuush 13-15, F 1 day ago

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    Yep, got diagnosed with Chronic Depression.

    They gave me "happy pills" or anti-depressants. Now I just feel numb. They don't make me feel better. The only people who know I take them is my brother, my mom and my dad. I don't even understand how it got so bad. Maybe it was coming out, maybe it was being molested, maybe it...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response 3 days ago

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    No one cares about you

    unless you're pretty or dead.
    PurpleHart PurpleHart 18-21, F 7 Responses Jul 28, 2014

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    Well, i got a job baby sitting all summer i

    start Tuesday and will only get to go home on the weekends. hopefully itll take my mind off my depression and i can maybe actually start living a little better..just wish me luck ^^
    bunnydisaster77 bunnydisaster77 22-25, F 7 Responses May 23

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    My heart can only take

    so much. I don't know what to do to escape the pain. My thoughts frighten me.
    WingsofTime WingsofTime 22-25, F 8 Responses Dec 10, 2014

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    I'm so tired of life,

    but too scared to end it.
    supernerd22 supernerd22 16-17, M 2 Responses 1 day ago

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    I am again dead. Why did I do this to myself.

    Why did I bring it back into my life. I am so lost. All I can do is lay in bed. I have no energy. I can't breathe and my mind is everywhere but there's nothing in it. If that makes any sense at all. All I can do is stare straight. I can't talk or move.
    EleanorSmithson EleanorSmithson 18-21, F 1 Response 3 hrs ago

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    I need to leave now. I'm a worthless,

    empty, sick individual. Nobody gives a **** about me. It'd be so much easier on everyone if I was dead. I plan to be gone by this time tomorrow
    BrookeSandhurst BrookeSandhurst 16-17, F 13 Responses Mar 3

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    Soo idk if I'm having a mid life crisis

    and I'm 23 now. Right now I have no money in officially broke, it's a good think all the bills got taken care off with the lil money I had in my account and on my cash card. At first I thought I had some lil money left over on my cash card but when I had called it it's say zero...
    dreamB1G dreamB1G 22-25, F 2 days ago

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