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I Am Depressed

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    Please Listen,

    hush little angel dont you cry, put down you lighter  and dont say goodbye, cuts will heal,  and you're bruises will fade,   i know it seems dark  but itll be ok, i know you feel alone but im right here, ill hold you real tight,  and chase away your fears,  i love you so...
    onelittlecat onelittlecat 13-15, F 7 Responses Sep 24, 2013

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    I keep going back and forth,

    but lately i find myself falling back to where i was before. I just feel stuck and lost, like every thing that used to make me whole is now gone, which it is. Nothing i can really do about that right now though.
    patches1999 patches1999 13-15, F 4 Responses 4 days ago

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    So about 44 minutes ago I was in a group chat

    with someone friends and I told them about me and a really close guy friend, Jalen... I showed them me and his messages which said, Jalen: you gave me a *****. He was being serious cus I sent him a pic. I thought I could trust my friend but she went and asked him. Jalen got mad...
    mackenziee28 mackenziee28 13-15, F 8 Responses Feb 15

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    I feel very alone. I never feel like I'm close

    enough to anyone. I don't know what to do.
    Twerkula Twerkula 18-21, F 2 Responses 1 day ago

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    I am depressed right

    now I don't even know how I let it through me. But apparently I did. I don't know what to do now. .......
    francescaastorga francescaastorga 13-15, F 2 Responses 2 days ago

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    "I think hell is something you carry around

    with you, not somewhere you go"
    Chelsea56 Chelsea56 18-21, F 1 Response May 24

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    Today is really hard

    and it just started. Three days without cutting, doesn't sound like a long time but it sure feels like it. I'm trying to stop again. I purposely took to many anti-depressants. Stopping one bad habit for another. My life is going down hill. How did I end up like this? Why am I...
    DontCallMeSunshine DontCallMeSunshine 18-21, F 2 Responses 5 days ago

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    DepressingKayla DepressingKayla 16-17, F 13 Responses Jun 27

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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 18-21, F 8 Responses Jul 9

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    I am really depressed tonight

    and I'm just wanting to give up and throw my 216 days clean of cutting away. If anyone wants to talk feel free to message me because I like to listen and help others.
    teenagetragedy teenagetragedy 16-17, F 2 Responses 1 hr ago

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    Wasn't sure where to write this,

    in which group,so I'll just write it here.. I basically feel like my life is one big letdown/disappointment.and I fear it will always be like this.Nothing seems to make me happy anymore,maybe temporarily but not long term.Even things that used to before.I may feel happy for a few...
    seeminglypossible seeminglypossible 22-25, F 4 Responses Dec 12, 2013

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    It wasn't just a break up.

    I'm probably just a stupid teenager though.
    patches1999 patches1999 13-15, F 2 Responses 2 days ago

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    No one cares about you

    unless you're pretty or dead.
    PurpleHart PurpleHart 16-17, F 6 Responses 4 days ago

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    Guys i'm having a lot of mini panic attacks

    and I really need some help ;-;
    HarrisonPorterLacy HarrisonPorterLacy 16-17, M 3 Responses 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 18 Responses Jun 5

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    late for too many times

    and teachers have bad impression of me . bye world last day on planet earth 30/7/2014 hope someone remembers me
    asianahyang96 asianahyang96 16-17, M 2 Responses 2 days ago

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    I usually can hide that I'm depressed

    but lately it's surfaced and I'm just feeling down and in a rut. I usually keep to myself as I really don't have anyone to talk to plus I don't like bothering others. Hopefully this passes soon.
    Doof00 Doof00 18-21, F 3 Responses 2 days ago

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    My life is a mess, And my head isn't any better.

    Believe me; I'm lying when I tell the truth, I swear it. My mind is cluttered, I must admit; It's not impressive, Not one bit. I'm scared. I'm hurt. I'm wounded. I'm tired. Sometimes I feel like my life is a only a token, In that cheap arcade game that's always broken.
    ImAlwaysSoTired ImAlwaysSoTired 13-15, F 2 Responses Dec 16, 2013

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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...
    hopElesLife hopElesLife 22-25, F 11 Responses Nov 14, 2012

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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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    I don't even understand why.

    Friends have gone back to normal. I am not being bullied to the ends of the earth anymore. Yet, I will get these random feelings of depression and loneliness. What should I do?
    tututata2126 tututata2126 16-17, F 2 Responses 4 days ago

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    I feel like I have fallen behind the scenes.

    I've contemplated putting myself in dangerous situations to lose my life but my biological drive keeps me from this just as my timid nature keeps me from living a productive life. I've become accustomed to the confines of my residence. I am lonesome and have decided I will...
    LazarusMalice LazarusMalice 18-21, M 1 Response 3 days 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 16-17, M 1 Response Jun 21

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    I have no motivation to do anything.

    Don't feel like getting up in the morning. When I wake up I usually stay in bed doing nothing for half an hour at least. No desire to eat. I rarely eat anything. No motivation to do that. No desire to go out with my friends. My depression is eating me up, so much to the point I...
    Vivekka Vivekka 22-25, F 5 Responses 4 days ago

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    Isn't it funny how you can believe someone to

    be a certain way but then they turn out to be completely different?
    emiveritas emiveritas 18-21, F 2 hrs ago

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    Am I ? If I stop thinking,

    probably, maybe , everything will go back to "normal", keep breathing, keep waking up,showering, going to work, eating, ' living". What about if I stop doing those things, that "normal" people do? What about if I don't want to wake up, or shower, or eat , and I quit my job, and...
    Mags40 Mags40 41-45, F 3 Responses 6 days ago

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    Today is just a terrible day.

    Like why did this have to happen to me..? :/ I don't like being depressed.. Sucks.
    Mikaylaxo Mikaylaxo 13-15, F 3 Responses 2 days ago

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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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    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...
    Shinesaathlove Shinesaathlove 46-50, M 8 Responses Dec 17, 2012

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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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    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

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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...
    DrianoRhikel DrianoRhikel 26-30, M 8 Responses Sep 5, 2013

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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 Apr 23, 2013

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    So much for that... I was feeling okay

    for once. Then i saw him.. And it was so weird.. And now I just feel really depressed again.. What's wrong with me ._.
    DepressingKayla DepressingKayla 16-17, F 3 Responses 5 days ago

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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 7 Responses Jun 20, 2013

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    I have never been diagnosed with depression

    or anything and I honestly don't plan to have myself diagnosed any time sooner... But ever since my best friend died I've felt this sensation of numbness and emptiness. So much so that I have resolved to self harm. All my so called "friends" have turned away from me... except...
    odeybelle odeybelle 13-15, F 3 Responses 5 days ago

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    “A pearl is a beautiful thing

    that is produced by an injured life. It is the tear [that results] from the injury of the oyster. The treasure of our being in this world is also produced by an injured life. If we had not been wounded, if we had not been injured, then we will not produce the pearl...
    smilemore123 smilemore123 16-17, F 4 Responses Feb 11

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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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    My summer has been day by collecting day of me

    sleeping and crying. I feel like giving up but i'm waiting for things to get better though i doubt they will.
    patches1999 patches1999 13-15, F 3 Responses 3 days ago

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    I miss him. I miss him.

    I miss him. I know i should move on but i'm a stupid teenage girl and i'm too stubborn and way too easily attached.
    patches1999 patches1999 13-15, F 5 Responses 3 days ago

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    I let mum's words get to me,

    for her, I am a burden. I don't know what I did, I just go home from school. I try to study hard to be a honor student so I can have a gift for dad. I love my mum but she makes me feel these days that I'm a burden to her. Oh well 😭😭
    TheKDoomsday TheKDoomsday 13-15, F 2 Responses Jun 24

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    Tear at the heart of what lies deep within my

    soul. You filthy liar of an excuse- you crave my disappointment. You laugh and you cheer at the thought of my pain. You twist these words into what pleases your mind. I hate you. I love you. I want you to die.
    Moweb95 Moweb95 18-21, F 2 Responses 3 hrs 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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    My friend misinformed me of my girlfriend being

    home. She's still at sleep away camp and I'm here with her mean brother. I used the excuse that I wanted to stay cause works close so now it would feel awkward if I left
    YLIhououin YLIhououin 18-21, M 1 day ago

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    So there is this other guy at my school (he's

    openly gay, I'm getting there) and I just like him more than anyone, and I message him and he'll read my messages and won't reply. So I try not to send them because I don't want to know that he sees them and doesn't reply, but I fall in to temptation and I send a message. I just...
    Spazz238 Spazz238 16-17, M 1 Response 2 days ago

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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 have been depressed

    for at least the last 3-4 years. My parents want me to get over my depression and take medication (Zoloft), but to be completely honest, I like being depressed. It's not like I like the attention, if anything I loathe it, it's just that when I wasn't depressed I hated the person...
    LaurenHarris LaurenHarris 13-15, F 1 day ago

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    i wish i had the energy to talk more.

    .. the only time i talk a lot is when im w my friends and that's not very often.
    idkhby idkhby 13-15, F 2 days ago

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    People say they wanna talk to me to help me

    feel better but then they say i'm stupid and need to get over it. They make me feel worse. Especially adults who like to say i too young to be depressed and i must be faking it.
    patches1999 patches1999 13-15, F 1 Response 2 days ago

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    Picked up the paper it was more bad news.

    My hearts been broken. People being used. I'm half alive, but I feel mostly dead.
    Jess7787 Jess7787 26-30, F 1 Response 22 hrs ago

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    I feel like a waste of space.

    I have hit rock bottom and I can't tell what way is up.....
    man1991 man1991 22-25, M 7 Responses 4 days ago

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    life seems so pointless.

    . anyone else feel like this?
    AlexAnimeFreak AlexAnimeFreak 13-15, F 10 Responses Mar 21

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    Force myself out of bed,

    force a fake smile on my face to make a fake happiness. My entire body aches. I'm not motivated to do anything. I just wanna curl up in a ball and do nothing. I cry way too much and I overthink everything there is to think about. I get headaches all the time from pulling out my...
    DepressingKayla DepressingKayla 16-17, F 4 Responses May 28

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