I Am Sad, Scared of Everything, and Feel So Out of Place

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    I'm Scared And Don't Know Why

    I feel terrified to sleep because of my dreams but my dreams aren't even scary at all, they just don't make sense. What does this mean?
    KatelynScarlett KatelynScarlett
    1 Response Sep 1, 2012

    I Don't Like Living

    I don't know why I feel this way, but I often feel this horrible, rending pain deep inside...a sadness I can't really explain, like a huge, empty chasm that just gets blacker and deeper as I get older. I feel a need for adventure and seeing the world, but when I go into public, I...
    DontBelongHere DontBelongHere
    10 Responses Jul 31, 2008

    it's weird when the world keeps turning to

    oneside then decide to turn the other way and you don't know whether this new turn will keep revolving or just stop completely
    Allfudgedup Allfudgedup
    22-25, F
    1 Response Apr 23, 2014

    I Don't Know Why I Feel Depressed- And Just Sad But I Know There's Something There.

    For the past couple of months I have just been depressed. I'm only 18 also, and have never experienced this before. Ive just had friends treat me horrible the past couple of months because I'm a huge pushover! I also am so afraid of what people think- certain people that I know...
    bec18 bec18
    1 Response Dec 25, 2011

    Only three words, no more

    or less I Am Scared
    Dawb183 Dawb183
    16-17, F
    3 Responses May 11, 2015

    Marathon Man

    Life seems so easy when looking from the outside. On TV, endless figures walk by, all with effortless grace. Then there are the rest of us, all with a struggle which seems insurmountable. Just waking up and facing the world is so hard sometimes. Society has nearly infinite...
    jusydeadnotsleeping jusydeadnotsleeping
    18-21, M
    8 Responses Aug 1, 2012

    I feel awkward in groups of people,

    sure I may look happy and have it all together but that's why I heal people and help them so I don't focus on me but I focus and get lost in others. dad never around when I was growing up only guy I thought of as a father who I miss everyday though its been 7 years since he died...
    mundinger1992 mundinger1992
    22-25, M
    1 Response Feb 17, 2015

    I'm feeling sad, guilty,

    lonely, bored, alone, don't know what to do with myself. About a month ago, my now ex boyfriend choked me. He choked me to the point where I couldn't breath. I couldn't do anything to him to get him to stop as he has about 160lbs on me and is a whole foot taller than me (longgg...
    AlissaMaeAnn AlissaMaeAnn
    31-35, F
    3 Responses Aug 18, 2014

    the title pretty much sums up the past 2 months

    of my life... I am so stuck at the moment, the one person I sort of trust (my care coordinator) is on holiday and I have no one to talk to, no one makes me feel better, nothing makes me feel alive anymore. I feel dead.
    RobynGreen RobynGreen
    22-25, F
    Aug 21, 2014

    I wanna die already. Sometimes it's just too

    hard, and I can't get it right. Why does life have to be like this?
    Kayli90 Kayli90
    26-30, F
    2 Responses May 22, 2015

    well not scared of everything

    but most of things
    deleted deleted
    1 Response Sep 28, 2015


    I used to be a wild crazy free spirited girl nothing worried me nothing got to me I wanted to travel go places , I loved roller coasters I wanted to bungee jump and go sky diving but for the past few years I find myself worrying my self to the punt of where I get sick its sad its...
    louielily louielily
    18-21, F
    Aug 8, 2012

    Yeah... I am now on really bad terms with my

    friends...even though I still keep my cool and chat with them normally (or at least I am trying, but it looks like they don't care)...I am not able to speak with them... and had really bad conversation with my best friend... she tells me that she has feels towards my friend...
    JaneSerenity JaneSerenity
    18-21, F
    Feb 27, 2016

    Im A Coward!!!

    i just seem to get scared all the time!! i often even get scared of things i shouldnt, but i cant help it!! i try to not take things so seriously, but it doesnt help, i just always feel scared emotionally, and i never know what to do about it, and i always hide my feelings and...
    cowshed123 cowshed123
    36-40, M
    7 Responses Mar 29, 2010

    Scared Little Girl

    im only 14 years old. im supposed to be enjoying my life while I can. im supposed to be having fun and doing things that teenagers do. but I cant. I get scared whenever im alone with a guy. I get scared whenever I walk in the dark, I get scared whenever people are to close to me...
    lmfaomiller14 lmfaomiller14
    18-21, F
    47 Responses Oct 20, 2013
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