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I Am Depressed

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 12,014 People

    Sweetaugust Sweetaugust 16-17, F 6 Responses Jan 1

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    As of late I have been,

    an aweful lot, I don't like it. Its not me..not who I am... :/
    Jwolf1342 Jwolf1342 18-21, M 3 hrs ago

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    redhouse97 redhouse97 18-21, F 2 Responses 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 fight a constant inner battle of whether

    or not to kill myself I honestly want to but I don't because my blade isn't sharp enough and I need a new one
    Mallexx Mallexx 18-21, F 4 Responses 4 days ago

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    Wow didn't know so many users are depressed.

    Wonder what we're all hoping to find here or are we all just passing the time venting our lives in different experiences?
    tangledweb94 tangledweb94 18-21, M 3 days ago

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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 5 Responses Jul 9, 2014

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    Nightshade777 Nightshade777 36-40, M 9 Responses Sep 16, 2014

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    I have a lot going on right now,

    mostly things that are out of my control. Maybe I am a bit of a control freak, I'm not sure, but having so many things "up in the air" is making me feel depressed. I need to know the out come, uncertainty kills me. I feel the depression come in waves, out of the blue just wash...
    PuertoRicanPrincess PuertoRicanPrincess 41-45, F 3 Responses 2 days ago

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    Everyday is a struggle waking up knowing your

    family would never be whole again..
    tine23 tine23 22-25, F 1 day ago

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    I just don't understand.

    .. He told me he loved me and he would never leave no matter what happened.
    EternallyScreamingInSilence EternallyScreamingInSilence 13-15, M 3 Responses 3 days ago

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    I think I'm geting to.

    point where I'm starting to become emotionally numb. I haven't been this way in years and I'm not sure why it's happening now. things have been okay so idk why I'm shutting down. has anyone else had this experience?
    EFairy EFairy 22-25, F 6 hrs ago

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    I read this today and it pretty much exactly

    describes how I feel. Absolutely no interest in anything anymore. Just a desire to do nothing, not caring if I exist. It's hard to work up the energy to treat patients when I can't motivate myself to care about anything anymore.
    ismalbergher ismalbergher 22-25, F 3 days ago

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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 10 Responses Jan 4

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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 9 Responses Dec 10, 2014

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    No one cares about you

    unless you're pretty or dead.
    PurpleHart PurpleHart 18-21, F 6 Responses Jul 28, 2014

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    I thought I was actually over it,

    but I guess not. It always has to come back...
    RyleeFTM RyleeFTM 13-15, M 1 Response 2 days ago

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    Sweetaugust Sweetaugust 16-17, F 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 still haven't went to get help,

    I can't bring myself to do it. Maybe I don't actually care and want to feel this way. I don't see my future, I can't see myself doing anything "happy and productive" in the next 5-10 years if I do live. I'm useless, not really good at anything. Although there are positive sides...
    Britt4ny Britt4ny 70+, F 4 Responses Jan 14

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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'm so sad today /: Nothing is making me feel

    better either... I think I should just sleep all day ... /:
    disasterland disasterland 18-21, F 4 Responses 16 hrs ago

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    Sweetaugust Sweetaugust 16-17, F 20 hrs 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, 2014

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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
    IAmACatXP IAmACatXP 13-15, F 8 Responses Sep 5, 2014

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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 felt so invisible today.

    I just need a hug or something..
    juliaarosee juliaarosee 16-17, F 13 Responses Sep 4, 2014

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    There's such a difference between me

    and other nurses. It's like, my brain turned off and stayed off, and I can't turn it back on. At first I thought it was just laziness, then just that I was tired... I used to LOVE nursing. I was in love with how interesting everything was. The diseases, procedures, medications...
    ismalbergher ismalbergher 22-25, F 1 Response 3 days ago

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    silverstein22 silverstein22 16-17, F 1 Response 1 day ago

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    yesterday night i spilled a little bit of soda

    on my pc and some got on the graphics card since the top is meshed, and now i only get 20 fps on WoW maxed when i used to get 175+ ;( ;( is there any way to fix this? i only got my pc 2 weeks ago and im in love with her ;( why did this have to happen, help me please
    CURRYXBLAZE CURRYXBLAZE 18-21, M 4 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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    Sadness is tears after losing a game

    or a broken bone, depression is sobs at 3 am when you're all alone. Sadness makes you blue, depression makes you numb. Sadness loses to happy, depression loses to none. Sadness is the curious neighbor, depression is the unwanted houseguest. Sadness is your hotel room, depression...
    BabyBlondeOne BabyBlondeOne 18-21, F 3 Responses Jan 6

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    Sorry to the people whom I've just met

    and to others I've known for a while.. I'm leaving ep. It's been great! I hope you all find that peace you are trying to find, that broken heart you are trying to heal or depression that you're going through clears. Much blessings to all.
    ofthisgirl90 ofthisgirl90 22-25, F 9 Responses 3 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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    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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    I pour my heart out and the only comment I get

    is someone who got me mixed up with someone else. I should have known better than to come to this site.
    Seldomone Seldomone 18-21, M 1 Response 4 days ago

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    silverstein22 silverstein22 16-17, F 4 Responses 3 days ago

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    To: Everyone that needs comfort in these dark

    times. From: Red Song:             Hold Me Now Fall asleep to dreams of home Where the waves are crashing The only place I've ever known Now the future has me I see the fire in the sky See it all around me I said the past is dead The life I had is gone Said I won't...
    Musicgamer14 Musicgamer14 13-15, M 2 days 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 66 Responses Nov 13, 2012

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    Found this app and found out how depressed I

    really am and it really accurate
    rainyday10 rainyday10 22-25, M 1 Response 4 days ago

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    I've been so sad for

    so long, I don't even remember what it's like to be happy... I just can't comprehend.
    theperz217 theperz217 16-17, F 2 days ago

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    When you lack motivation

    because you've accepted defeat...
    xoxoCharlierose xoxoCharlierose 22-25, F 2 Responses Nov 2, 2014

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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 4 Responses Aug 13, 2014

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    I never have any energy.

    I'm like a zombie. I feel lifeless. I basically live in my bed and have for 6 - 7 years. It's hard for me to do small and necessary tasks. My motivation is disappearing more and more each day. I'm always stressed and obsessing about one thought or another, but that's probably...
    cutemuffin524 cutemuffin524 18-21, F 10 hrs ago

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    I'm depressed I hate life I hate being

    abandonded I am here cutring myself to hurt by jhonny cash
    matrixwolf matrixwolf 16-17, M 6 hrs ago

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    they always say that suicide isnt an option,

    but they never give you an better one......
    lilbit33 lilbit33 22-25, F 7 Responses Dec 4, 2014

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    I want to get a place of my own.

    So tired of dealing with this ****** place and with a ****** person everyday.
    Spencer024 Spencer024 22-25, F 2 days ago

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    Sometimes I ask myself

    why are we really put here? Why are we given feelings and emotions ? We never asked to be here! I didn't! I don't wana be! My mom wanted me here but she failed that! She was suppose to protect me i was her only daughter how could you let that happen right under your nose and not...
    BrownieGirl1192 BrownieGirl1192 22-25, F 1 Response 4 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 16 Responses Jun 5, 2014

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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, 2014

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    im scared.. im changing back into the person i

    used to be. this always happens when something good is happening in my life.. its like the old dark me wount let me be happy, and she pulls me right into it again.. and for some reason, i just love the darkness. but i dont want to loose what i have. what is wrong with me?
    KatherineSnow KatherineSnow 18-21, F 5 Responses 1 day ago

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    All I've wanted to do today was to

    either get in a wreck or fall and get a big bloody gash. I dont know what to do anymore. He's all I think about and i desperately want to be with him. No one understands how much I love him. He knows I really like him though. I, just wish we could be together. I wish I could...
    blackspikex blackspikex 18-21, F 1 day ago