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I Am Here But I Don't Know Why

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    I Wonder... - i am here. i know that much. everything has to have a reason. it just does. at the age of 6 i was diagnosed with bipolar. but why? my parents are divorced, my...
    dlovato4life dlovato4life 56-60 Sep 19, 2011

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    I seriously don't know why. Sometimes I have to log off because some of the questions people ask just give me a headache. Some of what I read here is so incredibly banal that it...
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    I have a 4.0 at my community college school after 40 credits, I've been admitted to the university I want to go to, and I was doing so well. I'm starting to regress. I'm depressed...
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    I'm always very sad but I just don't know why.
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    I don’t have a normal eating disorder like anorexia or bulimia or even binge eating. I guess I have ednos. I was my lowest weight in awhile at 108 a few days ago and it felt...
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    I'm a 35 year old African lady, married with four lovely kids, even though people see me and think I'm 22, never married let alone 4 kids . I will be married for 13 years in April...
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    So, I'm in the friend zone. . Trying to claw my way out of quick sand. Wishing for a branch to cling to, I wonder how to endure preferably avoid being heartbroken. Escaping the...
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    I feel like there is some mental blockage in my mind, from all the trauma I have experienced in my life. I don't want to see a therapist I don't have the money for that and I just...
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    All the ppl tht know me as being bi I'm going to admit tht I'm straight and all the ppl tht I talked to on here tht were gay or bi I'm sorry I fooled with you. I was told to do...
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    I'm not sure why it is that I get jealous when I suspect that the person I'm taking to Is talking to someone else.
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    It's going to be hot again today in Perth Western Australia I wished winter would make its mind up well its really autumn I suppose not that the seasons here are prominent its hot...
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    i guess you could say i'm "emo" but i only like the style, i mean yeah i dress different and look different but i'm human too, why all the hate? like seriously grow up
    jeff0the0killer0 jeff0the0killer0 13-15, F 3 days ago

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    I mean, yeah, I've got a history but you shouldn't be mad at me for helping....
    Alexdrunkunc Alexdrunkunc 18-21 1 Response Mar 19

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    This site used to be great for finding like minded people but now all people talk about is sex and stuff. We need the old ep back
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    I want to let go of the past that built me today , the sad memories that have scared me. The times that I wish I wasn't alive. I want to let go
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    Yea, this has been happening a lot recently. I don't know when and I don't know why it began but id like it to stop. Do not make your first message to me along the lines of "Hey...
    SylenaEverlasting SylenaEverlasting 13-15, F 3 Responses Mar 18

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    I've been in a relationship for 3 and a half years and I don't think it's going to end well. I don't get along with him unless I'm really trying to. He sets me off really easy and...
    katane katane 18-21 1 Response Mar 20

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    How do I know I have OCD?- I don't know if I have OCD, I might just be weird, but ever since I was in first grade I have always done weird things. For example, back in 1st grade...
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    I started CBT today. It's made me feel very tired! But my problem is not knowing what to do with myself when my boyfriend is busy with his friend in our only private room in the...
    sumsmit sumsmit 26-30 1 Response 5 days ago

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    During my pregnancy, birth, and the raising of my daughter her father has given me about 1000 reasons not to trust him and to hate him. Sometimes I don't know why I'm still with...
    ninjacakes ninjacakes 26-30, F Mar 18

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    I don't know why anyone would come to me for advice, I'm so screwed up, I'm the one who needs help...
    Natie Natie 18-21, F Mar 20

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    I'm just depressed now and I don't know why... Life is not the same now...
    iloveyoutooboo iloveyoutooboo 18-21, F 3 Responses 6 days ago

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    The last 2 days have been worse. My work know I have struggled with life, but don't know how this has caused my recent absence. Since I heard of the death of Peaches Geldoff I...
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    Ever since this girl first walked into our school for the first time, I couldn't take my eyes off her, and I know I probably wasn't the only one gazing at her beauty. Through my...
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    I'm a 16 year old girl. My whole life I have been trying to make my parents proud, but I've never been able to socialize properly with kids my age, I was always numb or upset...
    AGirlSearchingForAnswers AGirlSearchingForAnswers 16-17, F 1 Response 6 days ago

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    I am already in my early twenties and I still get bothered and stressed out that my parents don't like each other. Ever since we were little, though they didn't fight in front of...
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    I think this is a weird way to start writing here. Have you ever think about life and how every experience in our life is so strange? Like how people run away for their own...
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    I know I am a good person. I am always there for people when they need me. I go out of my way to help anyone, I do this on a daily basis. I am always supportive and try to give the...
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    lost- I'm beyond high right now and have been awake for days on end smoking and shooting up meth, like always. my arms are numb from missing my veins. my whole body feels warm...
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    I'm at a crossroads in my life. I don't know which way to go. I'm constantly under scrutiny from everyone around me. It's my sophomore year and a GPA of 2.5 isn't acceptable and it...
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    I don't think he understand or will understand. Me and my boyfriend were talking for a while before we started dating. He stopped talking a little in between because before we met...
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    Hey! I'm new here at EP and I really need someone to talk to, good advice, experiences and such.. I don't know what to do! My boyfriend did do drugs and tried to take his own life...
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    I can't seem, to take compliments very well. I'd be in denial, and I usually don't know how to react. But when someone says 'hey you're really pretty' and I say I don't people be...
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    The love of my life abandoned me... I thought he loved me too... but I was just a joke to him...I feel so lost and alone, despite the best efforts of my wonderful friends... many...
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    We "know what we know", We even "know what we don't know", BUT, "we don't know what we don't know"! Thus, perhaps it's best to keep an open mind :)
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    Okay. It sounds sort of child like when you say "I don't know what I want to be when I grow up" especially when I'm 17. I mean I have a few ideas in my head, but haven't settled on...
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    Know the feeling of want something that even don't exist... almost like want live in Nárnia ? kkkkk I'm a very simple girl... I don't want expensive things, I love food and...
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    I don't know what I'm doing with my life. And that scares the hell out of me. I am told constantly to be better in every area of life, yet I can't be. I can't be perfect...
    monsterchic monsterchic 18-21, F 2 Responses Mar 21

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    I know that sounds odd, but I just don't. I know what music i like, what I look like, what my name is and what I wear. But other than that, I don't know me. When I look in the...
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    So tell me if I'm wrong. I have been married for 11 years. My husband kept receiving texts from a female co worker that were sometimes inappropriate( not work related) for over a...
    Hamnamatata Hamnamatata 41-45 1 Response Mar 18

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    For as long as I can remember, I always had trouble confining in other people. I always feel like they can care less how I feel. People that I have expressed my feelings to, say...
    randomgrl randomgrl 26-30, F 1 Response Mar 19

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    I don't know what I want anymore, with school that is. I have always wanted to provide, but I just don't see that happening what with how my college grades are turning out. I just...
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    At southern part of India there is a province named Taiml Nadu, (Land of Tamil). Tail is a race found In south India and Srilanka. The capital of the province is Chennai previously...
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    Listen, I have 15 days of holidays I want to take advantage of it to the chore! well, I listed all the activities I want to do but I don't know how to organize them! -well, I...
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    I really don't know. It's been years, to be completely honest. There's something, making me feel something that's close to anxiousnes and sadness, but I don't know what it is. When...
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    I've been living with an eating disorder for about three years now. Last year, I lost a lot of weight and finally felt good about myself. My period stopped coming (although I was...
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