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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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    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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    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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    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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    In the beginning of the semester i was so on top of things. I studied for anatomy and gotten an A on every test, except for one. It was easy for me to study and I was doing pretty...
    blooop123 blooop123 18-21, F Apr 16

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    I am not usually stressed out, but I had being under the gun! I have two major projects due. One next week and one in August. The August one hasn't even been started. UGH! I...
    hawkfan12 hawkfan12 36-40, M 4 Responses Apr 9

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    Come on..aren't we all stressed out about school and the people in it
    kikilicious16 kikilicious16 16-17, F 1 Response 4 days ago

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    I break down since Im stressed out for school. Im not a good student. All my performance of my studies make me feel like I am a worthless piece if s**t. I feel really upset. I hv...
    Acrylic19 Acrylic19 16-17, F 1 Response 2 days ago

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    I made a new friend after being bullied by old friends.... Got really excited about that as we got closer and closer. However, as we got deeper in friendship she is starting to say...
    Justventingg Justventingg 18-21, F 10 Responses Apr 18

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    This month just started and I'm already beyond stressed. I've taken 3 tests for college, 2 of which were the SAT and ACT. I didn't feel very good about the SAT and the ACT was...
    warro97 warro97 16-17, F 1 day ago

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    I'll be taking a trip later this year with the intention of getting my head (sh!t) together. I'm a college student, which I suck at and am failing my classes. I don't know what...
    ChellyRocker ChellyRocker 22-25, F 5 Responses Apr 11

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    Is there anyone who will listen to me. I am stressed to the max and need someone to talk to
    newfieboy1997 newfieboy1997 18-21, M 1 Response 6 days ago

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    I am stressed is there somom I fka talk to right know. I am crying and I can't am stand it right know
    newfieboy1997 newfieboy1997 18-21, M 1 Response 1 day ago

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    This is the point where I feel like I'm capable of screwing everything in a blink of an eye. I'm freakingly stressed and my dad adds on the stress even though I've been trying my...
    CloeSmile CloeSmile 16-17, F 1 Response 1 day ago

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    Hello, I'm new to all this an I wanted to try out sharing my experiences in my life right now an it's not a good one either!!! I am about to be 21 an I have suffered terrible...
    linds1994 linds1994 18-21, F 7 Responses Apr 23

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    Well, I'm a 21 year old girl. I've been out of college for about a year now. I only have an AA degree, which isn't really much of anything to obtain a career. Rejected from some...
    WaveRunner101 WaveRunner101 22-25, F 4 Responses Apr 24

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    So much has been happening lately. Aside from the depression and loneliness I've been suffering lately, I've been under even more stress from two things. So far, three colleges...
    MegaManZero97 MegaManZero97 16-17, M 1 Response Apr 8

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    I worry too much. If I have any stress, I can feel it in my stomach. And hear it sometimes ._. Just from thinking about something, I can make my stomach..turn into knots? Is that...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Apr 16

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    I am in trouble. My best friend and I went out a while ago. it didn't work out, partially because I have some intolerable qualities that i wasn't fixing fast enough, it was long...
    Yamaxanadu Yamaxanadu 18-21, T 1 Response Apr 18

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    I want to die. Im not getting anywhere with my life... My parents never encourage me, they always tell me to "just deal with it". Well i cant anymore. Im 18 and I cant get a job, I...
    ShizukaiOkami ShizukaiOkami 18-21, M 2 Responses Apr 7

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    Right now I am really stress about grade 12 and the navy... Because I average 50 - 65% in my core subjects where as with classes that are hand on such as construction tec and...
    ECrierie ECrierie 16-17, M 1 Response Apr 9

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    School is kicking me in the *** right now. Back-to-back finals all week long. I hope I can make it through!! Any fellow university students out there?
    drunkinlove23 drunkinlove23 18-21, F 2 Responses Apr 12

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    I keep stalking him on facebook. And I hate it. And everytime I decided not to stalk him anymore, his picture just appear on my timeline hanging out with one of my facebook friends...
    dopeststalker dopeststalker 18-21, F Apr 13

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    I feel like my eyes are blurred, and my head is heavy, I have no control, I can't get up and complete simple tasks. I lack in motivations . sometimes I get a wave of heavy guilt in...
    Tistoskii Tistoskii 16-17, F 1 Response Apr 18

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    I've been throu so much first I wanted to enjoy life and I thought about killing others I belived I was going to do it as I suffer from paranioa I could not have a good time I...
    eForEcho eForEcho 22-25, M Apr 22

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    Today is my birthday & non of my family has told me happy birthday with out me telling them it just breaks my heart so this is worst day in my whole entire life ?? this just ruined...
    alee20 alee20 18-21, F 9 Responses Apr 23

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    School is stressing me the **** out. In order to graduate when I want to I've gotta pay a **** ton of money to take summer classes. Why is an education so expensive?
    Skankmuffin95 Skankmuffin95 18-21, F 3 Responses a week ago

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    I have been busting my tail to be caught up in my classes and now that I am they spring up the fact that even if I have a passing grade I still fail if I don't make a 70 or above...
    abp62626 abp62626 16-17, M 5 days ago

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    I am tired of being responsible for everything. I have spent most of my life handling other people's problems and I used to like to help. I don't want to do this anymore and I'm...
    lonewolf41 lonewolf41 41-45, F 5 days ago

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    Do you think our grades can decide how intelligent we are? For me I think exam just test our memory, but the important is what we produce. I admit that I have never gotten a good...
    Heyjin Heyjin 13-15, F 2 Responses 5 days ago

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    I think the best way to explain my stress is the following: I went on one of those medical help websites and read the symptoms of long term stress, and I have most of them...
    MrWinstonSmith MrWinstonSmith 22-25, M 4 days ago

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    especially lately I've felt this way. I'm unsure of how to cope and I'm losing sight of the light I've created. My heart feels so heavy and I can't get it to stop. I want to scream...
    shshim shshim 18-21, F 4 days ago

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    That feeling you get when you know you have nothing. Nothing. You yourself have nothing to show and you have to rely on others. This is among other things is the worst I've felt in...
    Beijodeabacaxi Beijodeabacaxi 18-21, F 2 Responses 3 days ago

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    I spent over 45 minutes at Lowe's looking for a replacement bulb for a lamp, I was about to break out the Google maps
    jbm1984 jbm1984 31-35, F 3 days ago

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    Home from work and the first thing I do is let out a long held 'graaahhhh' I don't need all this extra stress in my life right now thank you kindly.
    TheAmazinglyAwkwardSpiderJoe1 TheAmazinglyAwkwardSpiderJoe1 18-21, M 2 days ago

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    I don't know what to do any more everything is so messed up and confusing and I don't know which way is up.. I feel like everything is moments away from crumbling down on top of me...
    shannonjade shannonjade 18-21, F 1 Response 53 mins ago

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    When you push me over the edge, there is no coming back... I am the sweetest and realist person anyone will ever meet, but as soon as you cross me it can be awful. I have tried and...
    Chipperme21 Chipperme21 22-25, M Apr 5

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    I have work full time I go to college full time and my little free time I have I need to use for homework... My grandma with Alzheimer's lives with us so I am often watching her...
    jangofett56037 jangofett56037 18-21, M 2 Responses Apr 5

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    I honestly hate today I'm not in the mood and my friends are being annoying as hell with all these "happy Easter greetings" and I just wanna die rn
    BueatifulRoses BueatifulRoses 16-17, F Apr 5

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    I need to sleep less, rest less, eat less, EP less if I am gonna try and give it a shot :/ ugh..............
    MissGaga MissGaga 22-25, F 2 Responses Apr 5

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    I love you unconditionally and I always will. You have always loved me too, I know that. I know its bad to expect something in return but you know during all the time when we were...
    lovemylife2210 lovemylife2210 26-30, F 1 Response Apr 6

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    Tonight is an emotional night.
    Jon1997 Jon1997 16-17, M 1 Response Apr 6