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I Am Stressed Out And Feeling Lost

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    butterflygirl9214 butterflygirl9214 16-17, F 2 Responses Jul 16

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    Seeing my second corpse today only opened my

    eyes to the world of death. Seeing my mentor, seeminglessly dead inside a casket, upright chin, and folded hands... Seeing everyone including myself beside themselves in tears, made me think about where exactly he is, is he enjoying it, does he miss his wife, his community, his...
    Lifesnothingbutheartache Lifesnothingbutheartache 18-21, F 1 Response Jul 22

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    My heart is dead now.

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    DeathThrone DeathThrone 22-25, F 2 Responses Jul 29

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    I honestly feel like I am having a hard time

    being able to be me. I have a good grasp on life one moment, then fall into complete chaos the next. It doesn't help my parents are getting a divorce just before I head to college. I want to be myself the one I am now, I want to stay this person but I just keep losing it. I have...
    Regulas Regulas 18-21, M Aug 5

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    hi guys, i don't what to tell,

    my grandmother died recently, i couldn't handle the pain i cried a lot, my cousin died in 2014, my dad died in 2004, before there a baby in my mom womb she died just before the delivery. i was motivated by all this and joined in medical college in barbados carribbean islands.i...
    jyothi19 jyothi19 18-21, F 2 Responses Aug 11

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    Wish I was a different me.

    A better, happier, smarter, positive, stronger me! Why can't we rewind in real life? Why can't we save ourselves in time? Why do we have to learn after we've already fallen? Why is everything so hard?! Why can't I keep it together? Why do I hate myself? Why do I feel this way...
    LizC815 LizC815 22-25, F 4 Responses Jan 29

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    Justletmedieslowly Justletmedieslowly 13-15, M Aug 24

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    i recently went for a competition

    and we lost all the bloody events...i hate losing and just can't deal with all the stuff...it is he first ever competition i have lost about which i was damn excited...i can't set a hold on my feelings feel like hitting some one deadly or...
    Ahaanaa Ahaanaa 13-15, F 1 Response Aug 23

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    The girl which is straight

    which I've fallen for keeps talking about other boys, I don't know what to do anymore or who to talk too, I feel so alone
    arcticmonkeys9 arcticmonkeys9 16-17, F 1 Response Aug 4

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    yo can imagine , when you love someone

    and she don't give a feedback.. what will you do?
    minius minius 18-21, M 2 Responses Aug 14

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    Hi hello wow, this is weird.

    For starters I doubt anyone will read this. My name is Valerie I am 15. I'm a relapsing self harmer, I don't look or act like what people think is a self harmer, I am usually quite bubbly and cheerful but there is a dark side to all things. I'm going to skip the sob story...
    valerieisabelle valerieisabelle 16-17, F 2 Responses Jul 23, 2014

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    so im 17 and pregnant

    and I have no clue how I will deal with this
    Andy2233 Andy2233 18-21, F 7 Responses Jun 26

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    I feel so lost right now.

    My marriage blew up, and I'm pregnant with our second child, battling depression, and I've made mistakes as much as my husband... I cheated on him with 3 different guys because I felt distant and a loss of connection with him. I had tried to let him know he was loosing me, but...
    Starkizzed21 Starkizzed21 22-25, F Aug 24

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    More recently I've gotten worse with this,

    causing mental breakdowns and just general lack of ability to cope. I look at myself in the future, and I can't even see myself doing what I'm supposed to do to go on. And that's stupid. Everyone has to work, everyone has to do what they don't want to do, everyone needs to push...
    asylumteaparty asylumteaparty 22-25, F 2 Responses Mar 23

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    It's been a long cold

    and wet winter, no sunshine in site. I just recently put in my notice at work after five years of being there. Friday I will be closing another chapter in my life. I'm very fortunate there a company that has been trying to hire me for the last eight months. Finally every...
    001goodguy65 001goodguy65 46-50, M 1 Response Mar 3

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    When I'm just laying here,

    feeling like nothing all I want is for you to hold me... And to be mine.
    Shygirl917 Shygirl917 18-21, F Aug 25

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    junipersun21 junipersun21 18-21, F 1 Response Dec 9, 2014

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    I just want to cry now.

    Everything is hurting. I'm lost. I'm hurt. I'm dead inside.
    colourflame colourflame 13-15, F 1 Response Jun 24

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    Hey, so i don't even know

    where to start.. im a 18yo girl. The last 4 months I'm in a long-distance relationship with a girl who is also a very young mum of a 4 yo girl. I'm catastrophically in love with her.. but we have some struggles in our relationship and I'm really worried if we are able to solve...
    jeruo jeruo 18-21, F 2 Responses Jul 4

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    I'm going through a separation

    and it's so hard to not reach out. And yet I know it's for the best and that I need to let go of what I thought he was. I have children with this man and they are asking for him. Asking why he doesn't call or come see them. They are worried, I can see it. They realize he just...
    sp7799 sp7799 36-40, F 1 Response May 10

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    7.17.15... Can't believe you're gone.

    We literally just had ice cream for dinner just the night before. Laughing until we about threw up. Enjoyed our night playing our hearts out at a concert. How could this even be possible? You spent your last hours having the time of your life with your wife at a jazz festival...
    Lifesnothingbutheartache Lifesnothingbutheartache 18-21, F 1 Response Jul 19

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    so much on my mind and

    so much is going on ...its too much to bare, the world is on my shoulders and i just cant carry it anymore. I remember when there was a time when everything made since,things were simple..life was simple. nothing mattered because everything was always all right. Things can...
    LunarDream LunarDream 16-17, M 4 Responses Dec 21, 2014

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    Lost is an understatement.

    I feel lifeless, beaten, torn apart, defeated etc. I am to the point of being manic depressed. It's sad to even think that. But I believe all the issues I have been through over the years and now dealing with them have finally caught up to me. My marriage ended, being extremely...
    Elpis11 Elpis11 31-35, F 1 Response Aug 10

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    Im 20 years old, married

    for 1 year now, and i have a 4 month old. i have so many problems with my husband. when i first met him i knew liked to drink but i didnt know he drank past the point of him not knowing what he is doing , durring just this one year period of us being married he has gone to jail...
    lizbeth995 lizbeth995 18-21, F 2 Responses Jul 25

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    I don't know how I got

    where I am... In the matter of just a few weeks, so much has shifted around me and I don't know what to do. And mostly right now I'm hurting and alone.
    missmuffett730 missmuffett730 31-35, F 6 Responses Aug 13

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    I work my *** of everyday,

    and am unwanted by the one person who actually would have mattered to me
    SpankPrincess SpankPrincess 18-21, F 3 Responses Aug 13

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    because of this new job I have gotten just out

    of college and I find that I completely hate this job. it's only been 3 months but it's been 3 months of pure hell. my anxiety is at its peak, my chest has been hurting, I have nightmares every night for the past 3 weeks and I thought about suicide at least a couple times a week...
    sflann50 sflann50 18-21, F 2 Responses Aug 10

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    So I am 5 months pregnant

    and have left the father, my off and on boyfriend of 3 years, because he has an anger problem yet blames it on everyone else and refuses to accept responsibility for his own emotions. Also he is completely dependent on his mother for housing and all of his finances. He says I...
    1luckynebula 1luckynebula 31-35, F 3 Responses Aug 21

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    the past while ive been overly stressed,

    i have no one... and i dont know what to do anymore... ive started doing things to myself i ised to do to try and get my mind off things, but its just getting worse and worse every day... i dont know anymore.
    GabrielBois95 GabrielBois95 18-21, M Aug 14

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    I feel like what little friends I have are all

    leaving to start a new chapter in their life. One guy, one that I reeeeally like ( although I'm pretty sure the feeling isn't mutual) is joining my brothers band and will probably be off touring the world one day- touching people's hearts with music. Bottom line is that I just...
    olliebuddy olliebuddy 18-21, F 1 Response Jun 3

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    Im losing control of my life

    and them old demons r trying to work my nerve... im lost as f##k.... I said I wd never let that brick w..all down and I let it completely fall few days ago and my heart is shattered n to a million pieces I hvnt felt this way in longggggggggggggg. Time.... I love my whole family...
    muddygirl3 muddygirl3 41-45, F 1 Response Apr 27, 2014

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    So we haven't had the greatest last few days

    Sunday you went to London with your ex husband and the children and then today you say you are going sea life centre with them all I no you are only trying to give you children a great time and it's good their dad is spending so much time with them but I am really struggling...
    Sirwithherkey Sirwithherkey 36-40, M 1 Response Jul 28

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    Babygirlr77 Babygirlr77 36-40, F 3 Responses Jan 7

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    Am I on the verge of a breakdown?

    I am a Feeler, not a Thinker. Tonight, I realized I've made a horrible, horrible mistake. It can't be undone, and is very expensive. I'm feeling very lost and alone right now. I "feel" like jumping into the Grand Canyon... head first... since this is what has gotten me into...
    AlwaysPersevere71 AlwaysPersevere71 41-45, M 8 Responses Aug 26, 2014

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    Got home after a week

    and a half to find out my Mother is in hospital and no one will tell me what's happening. Stressing out. 😭😭
    ZoBow ZoBow 18-21, F 5 Responses Feb 2

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    i feel like everything.

    i do is never good enough for my mom.
    weird13 weird13 18-21, F 2 Responses Feb 26

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    Sometimes, I lay on my bed thinking about how

    it would be to have someone with me, whether it's a person or an animal. Just someone to keep me company as I cry.
    aarigel aarigel 18-21, F Jul 29

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    I am totally freaked out about Turing 30!

    !! My marriage is not at its strongest and I can't help but feel lost
    Bk0647 Bk0647 26-30, F 2 Responses Jul 28

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    I feel worthless, my husband has became

    so cold towards me. Doesnt hug me, kiss me or tells me that he loves me anymore. after being together for 3 years and 2 kids... i think hes bored of me. ??
    julia0213 julia0213 18-21, F 2 Responses Aug 25

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    I feel so lost. Job applications are not

    getting any responses. While I have my dream, my friends keep recommend me to ask for jobs I don't like. It really makes me struggle if I'm a capable person. Closing down a business is probably one of the worst phrase at work. I always try to lift my energy up as much as I can...
    Zbabe Zbabe 26-30, F 1 Response Aug 13, 2014

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    I just... it's so hard to explain.

    I don't know where to start. A few years ago, my life was perfect. I was the best at everything, an A+ honor student, a promising future in any field I wanted to go into. My parents weren't always fighting, my basset hound wasn't dead, I wouldn't have even given a second thought...
    AnyExperience AnyExperience 13-15, F 3 Responses Jul 23

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    whew. i am happy that i found this site

    where i can take loads off of my chest and where there are people like me. i'm just so stuck at this point of life and i'm not getting anywhere. this feeling has been with me since the last 4 years. i just hope this all ends before i lose my mind totally.
    zeerocks98 zeerocks98 18-21, M 1 Response Jul 26

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    exhuberantviolet exhuberantviolet 18-21, F 2 Responses Jan 16

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    I'm a college student

    and sometimes..well most of the time I ask myself if this is what I really want? If the major I'm going for? Fits me? Or if I should stop going to college and help pay bill at my house? But in the end of all of this I still go and try my best! Although 80% of the time I am...
    Taniays Taniays 18-21, F Aug 23

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    i feel stressssseeeeeddd im normally sooo easy

    going, didnt eat for a while today then ate HEAPS at my great uncles birthday holy cow
    thehippielife thehippielife 13-15, F Aug 8

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    I have to move or of the town I was born

    and raised in to go across the state to start over, and I'm at the crossroads unable to pic a direction...unable to step forward
    lizzyObeth lizzyObeth 22-25, T Jul 30