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I Am Stressed Out and Hopeless

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    Stressful Ramblings- On

    For a while now, even when I seem to get plenty of sleep... I feel sluggish and irritable. I have no energy... I can't stand the slightest noise and get angry at the slightest inconvenience. I drank a 5 hour energy shot... and 10 minutes later I fell asleep and slept for 5 hours...
    deleted deleted 26-30 9 Responses Nov 19, 2009

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    The Most Stressful Year Of My Life

    This year has been without a doubt the most stressful year of my life. It started out with a huge punch to the gut when my boyfriend and I who lived together both got laid off...on the same day! My boyfriend planned to go to school in the fall and change scares me, so I ...
    TwistedVixen TwistedVixen 26-30, F 1 Response Dec 22, 2009

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    I Hear The Cracking, I'm Starting To Break...

    I am thirty two In the past three years or less: I have had a second child with a spouse who did not want this new baby and was living with someone else during part of the pregnancy. I have lost my home to foreclosure. Separated from a drug addicted...
    WhatMattersCannotBeSeen WhatMattersCannotBeSeen 31-35, F 2 Responses Nov 9, 2009

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    Pain

    Today was a very hard day for me. For the past four years I have spent my summers working at a recreation camp with children. This job has been my savior, and many times when I was close to making some permenant decisions regarding my life the thought of leaving "my" kids at...
    cindniss cindniss 18-21, F Aug 8, 2013

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    When you're stressed out and really upset and you wanna scream you're lungs out and cry until you pass out, but you can't cuz you're surrounded by people
    savvy1998 savvy1998 16-17, F 2 Responses Jan 4

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    I'm so stressed out... I just have so much on my plate /: I'll be finishing my pharmacy technician program on February 26 and then I will be on extern for 2.5 months. Prior to...
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    I am way too stressed out at the moment..
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    I was stressed out today. My ex husband had lost his job, the house, everything. And since his entire family are psycho, and because he is the father of our child, he turned to me...
    DreamChristine DreamChristine 31-35, F 1 Response Jan 3

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    I am so stressed out of everything like I have a million things to do and to keep up with. first of all, I have my dad's mental and emotional abuse which is so much worse than...
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    I am fucken stressed out rn like **** some one kill me.
    LIFEGOESON805 LIFEGOESON805 16-17, M 2 Responses Jan 21

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    I have so much crap to do its not even funny. I'm stressed out beyond what is humanly possible that I just need to get a workout in.
    jbm1984 jbm1984 31-35, F 1 Response Jan 21

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    I am so, so stressed out. I want to burst my brains and crush it up. I have literally been crying everyday for months and I want to scream and stab and torture people. I want to...
    nirvsemp nirvsemp 16-17, F 3 Responses 1 day ago

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    Pretty much. Between school,work and personal problems ... I just don't know what to do anymore. It's so hard to plaster a smile on my face and pretend like everything is okay. I'm...
    MickxLove MickxLove 18-21, F 1 day ago

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    I can't deal with the feeling of hopelessness anymore. will it ever get better . will the constant thoughts of being sad ever stop .
    harrypotter97 harrypotter97 16-17, F 1 Response Jan 6

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    Ok there's alot I'm feeling so I'm just typing what I'm thinking. Not in any order... Ok so I hate being told what to do. And I feel all my life that's all anyone ever does. I...
    LizC815 LizC815 22-25, F 1 Response Jan 7

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    I sing at least 10 minutes a day to relieve stress.. And right now I need to spaz down...I'm really stressed about my music exam, and I have an iron chef competition to worry about...
    bluegirlie98 bluegirlie98 16-17, F 2 Responses Jan 11

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    I am feeling really stressed now! :((
    ShanaiyaGrey ShanaiyaGrey 22-25, F 1 Response Jan 12

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    Have you guys ever been so stressed with anxiety so much that you just break and cant take it anymore?
    jennixlo jennixlo 16-17, F 2 Responses Jan 21

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    I think whats really stressing me out at the moment, is that it is getting closer to my graduation time. trying to get money together to pay for my cap and gown, and then prom. and...
    AfraidOfMyOwnMind AfraidOfMyOwnMind 16-17, F Jan 20

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    Ever sense I figured out what reality was I've been fighting for people. Every single time I would see someone in pain I would help them. I'm only 16 and all this stresses me out...
    UnconditionallyGone UnconditionallyGone 16-17, M 2 Responses Jan 1

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    I feel silly for stressing out about this, but there is a major NFL playoff game on Saturday and I also have a business dinner meeting at the same time that reservations were made...
    jbm1984 jbm1984 31-35, F 1 Response Jan 4

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    Today's just another of those days were I just feel really tense,I went to get some grocery's today and i was super anxious hated it,wanted to leave fast hated when people would...
    simpleandpossible simpleandpossible 22-25, F 3 Responses Jan 4

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    I'm in Game-Development. I know this industry isn't stable, but I've been unemployed more than I've been employed over the last 3 years (about 13 months employed) and I just got a...
    Breadrock Breadrock 26-30, F Jan 5

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    Wow this is like, the third story I've written today. cx Anyways, I guess I just got a sudden inner panic attack, where I feel like i need to organize all of my thoughts, but I...
    PorcelainGrenade PorcelainGrenade 13-15, F 2 Responses Jan 6

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    Hey guys its been a while since I posted anything. Recently ive been working my butt off trying to get enough money to move out of my house but I keep having to give my money to...
    Emprosium Emprosium 18-21 Jan 6

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    My mind is so overwhelmed right now. I was on the phone with my electric company for an hour and a half...still trying to find a job. I found out just how competitive the program...
    searchingfar searchingfar 22-25, F Jan 8

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    Anyone know how to effectively study for finals? I usually get grades 95+ so I mean I'm good with studying but I am flipping out over finals all next week. I had mock finals all...
    whyusteens whyusteens 13-15, F Jan 10

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    Why do my parents hate me so much!? I really can't stand it. I have no voice at my house and do everything I'm told and even then they still get mad at me and find me offensive in...
    ifawesomecameasaperson ifawesomecameasaperson 18-21, M 3 Responses Jan 13

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    I am using my sister, Lexi's, account right now because I need advice on what to do right now. Lexi is currently in the hospital fighting for her life and I see her crying but she...
    spankedbarebottom spankedbarebottom 18-21, F 7 Responses Jan 17

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    All in the past 2 weeks my wife lost her job and I got laid off. We have both been looking for jobs like crazy. I can't afford to pay my bills let alone feed my family. I guessing...
    Dotcom2 Dotcom2 26-30, M 3 Responses Jan 21

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    I have been working full-time and going to school full time since last August. Since then, I have been on an emotional roller coaster and I feel like I can't handle anything...
    McKinseyA McKinseyA 18-21, F 1 Response Jan 21

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    I feel like I dont even know what to do with my life, which really upsets me and stresses me out. Like I have no idea what career path I should go down, school is crumbling all...
    beautifulxxsoulxx beautifulxxsoulxx 18-21, F 3 Responses 5 days ago

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    I'm trying to create a vent-like-net for industrial chimneys made of moss. I'm hoping it will trap the CO2 before it fumes out of the chimney. This will prevent excess CO2 from...
    risingangel risingangel 16-17, F 5 days ago

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    Nine ******* subjects and each teacher gives out homework their lesson is the only one we ever go to. How??!! I only get 24 hours a day!!! :(
    DarkLoser DarkLoser 13-15, F 1 Response 8 hrs ago

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    I made plans to hangout with my "friends" and those "friends" took advantage of my idea. They said "yeah lets go!", 30 minutes pass and i ask if they are ready to go? They told me...
    jayden12345678 jayden12345678 16-17, M 7 hrs ago

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    Do you ever wake up in the morning, make your partner their coffee and a good breakfast, for them to sit down and start to argue with you... About pointless things. Then twist...
    St4rbright St4rbright 26-30, F 11 Responses Dec 30, 2014

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    I can't stay relaxed literally for 5 minutes.
    Jabx82 Jabx82 31-35, M 1 Response Dec 31, 2014

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    I'm juggling tasks but progressing on none of them, just wasting my time bitching about them
    SammiSakura SammiSakura 13-15, F Dec 31, 2014

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    feelin tense and cant rest
    lovelinessbathes lovelinessbathes 31-35, M 1 Response Jan 1

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    been thinking about killing myself after highschool, i wont make it into college, the only thing im sorta good at is a worthless skill that wont make me money.
    RavenRena17 RavenRena17 18-21, F 6 Responses Jan 3

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    I'm seeking for a foster parents. Aku punya orang tua lengkap yang merawatku semenjakku lahir. Hari berlalu aku pun dewasa. Dewasa masalahku pun timbul. Masalah yang kuhadapi...
    MetalThunder6 MetalThunder6 16-17, F 1 Response Jan 5

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    I wish I could run away to a tropical island and never look back at my old life. No school, homework, drama. I'd take my best friend with me and we would have a blast. Being lazy...
    CactusHugger CactusHugger 18-21, F 1 Response Jan 5

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    Just finished 2 assignments due in at 2pm and handed them in at 1:30pm #photofinish . But now I've got an exam on Thursday n I have properly started revision fml :/
    theusunghero3 theusunghero3 22-25, M Jan 5

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    I feel way too much pressure to get decent grades and I know for a fact they won't come without a heck of a lot of revision, but I just can't find the motivation to revise...
    StrayingFromSanity StrayingFromSanity 16-17, F Jan 5

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    Today has felt like a marathon. 6 hours sleep, first day back at college being surrounded by people I feel I must force a smile for. How little they know. So first, my best friend...
    paytonchalmers paytonchalmers 16-17, M 1 Response Jan 5

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    I'm a senior in HS and I'm falling behind in everything. I have so much work due this week including finals to study for. Help me. I'm dying
    wonderstar wonderstar 18-21, F Jan 6