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I Am Stressed Out and Hopeless

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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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    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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    I'm literally stressed out all the time and I can never completely relax and destress. School starts tomorrow and I'm going in to 11th grade and I've been doing really well in...
    nataliekatherine nataliekatherine 13-15 Sep 1

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    im very stressed out and been stressed out all day . any advice?
    antoneli antoneli 18-21, M 2 Responses Sep 3

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    I have so much going on at the minute, and it feels like this is the only way I can get it out so I don't blame anyone for seeing the length of this and not reading it haha...
    cmdoran cmdoran 18-21, F 2 Responses Aug 31

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    I feel really embarrassed about how I handle my stress at work. I get so stressed out that I just either cry or lash out. People think I'm crazy and don't want to be around me. I...
    waywardmuffin waywardmuffin 36-40, F 1 Response Aug 23

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    Today was the first day of school and I already have a quiz tomorrow. I have to memorize a map, point out the regions and name the countries. I'm so stressed out because of this.
    AyeKail AyeKail 13-15, F 2 Responses Sep 3

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    Today was a bad day. I went to school, so many homework and I have a so many things to do for an upcoming event. My classmate depends on me solely in video editing, props and slide...
    gunner1001 gunner1001 18-21 Aug 21

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    I am stressed out big time. I recently lost my full time job and have been looking for work ever since. A job was offered to me in a cafe so I took it, worked there a week and now...
    behappy4 behappy4 18-21, F Sep 2

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    I am stressed out about everything: school, sports, friends, and family. I feel overpowered, and that I can't do it. Everything just feels like too much. Anxiety is a big problem...
    toostressedtobeblessed toostressedtobeblessed 13-15, F 1 Response Sep 2

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    Does every morning have to be this stressful for everyone in my family? I understand if my mom has to get to work early after dropping us off everyday and usually doesn't, but...
    left4deadspace left4deadspace 16-17, M 1 Response Sep 3

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    Hey I'm kinda stressed out right now if anyone can talk that would be nice.
    Nothing123456789101112 Nothing123456789101112 16-17, M 1 Response Sep 3

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    I'm beyond stressed out and I need help.
    CaysenB12 CaysenB12 16-17, M 4 Responses Sep 9

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    Beyond Stressed out. Looking for friends, to talk to.. Snapchat.. Whatever is. Just make new friends with the same problems!
    CaysenB12 CaysenB12 16-17, M Sep 10

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    Every time something becomes too difficult my first reaction is to just give up because I don't want to deal with the stress or the worry. But most of the time I don't give up just...
    rycbar10 rycbar10 26-30, F 1 Response Sep 11

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    I wake up each morning feeling like crap like the only thing I can achieve is standing up anything else I might not be able to hold it on my shoulders I have been so stressed out...
    Nightfang109 Nightfang109 13-15, M 2 Responses 2 days ago

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    I have decisions that could change my life and I just don't know what to do anymore... I'm getting so stressed out over this one reason and the fact that it's can change my life...
    Daisyellenrose Daisyellenrose 13-15, F 1 Response 2 days ago

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    My gf and I are planning on moving out of my moms place by January. I haven't been doing anything and its making me irritable. I cant handle being around anyone for a long period...
    TheEdgeOfEarth TheEdgeOfEarth 18-21, F Aug 31

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    School used to be fun, you used to get up and smile as the bus rushed down to your stop. That, of course, was when you were little, and the only worries you had was what was for...
    alehic173 alehic173 13-15, F Aug 22

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    I just don't know how much more I can hold on to. How much can one person deal with? *I no longer make enough money to cover my bills with hours being cut *Neither one of the two...
    SgtsLittleGirl SgtsLittleGirl 22-25, F 2 Responses Sep 2

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    I am so stressed. argh! so many readings and reports. and huhu. I havent finish analyzing the Trio Sonata Op.1 No. 3 in C minor of beethoven :( And I havent done my powerpoint on...
    faye08 faye08 18-21, F 1 Response Sep 2

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    Five classes I really want toget A's in (I have ADD so that's really fkn hard) a small *** apartment that's always messy because it has 0 places to store my **** (******* annoying...
    kbeary kbeary 18-21, F 1 Response Sep 2

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    Whenever I'm stressed (most the time) I can't help but scratch my head all the time.. To the point that it hurts but isn't visible to other people.. Do you think this Is a mild...
    UnknownGirlll UnknownGirlll 18-21, F 1 Response Sep 3

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    Super stressed. So many decisions to make. So much to do. So little time.
    Skankmuffin95 Skankmuffin95 18-21, F 1 Response Sep 11

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    I am sooo incredibly stressed!!! If anyone has any tricks to help me that'd be awesome
    bonquisha203 bonquisha203 16-17, F 3 Responses 6 days ago

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    Med school, nursing job, prepping for my wedding next month... Have you ever been so stressed that you want to cry? Med school by itself is enough to make you stop breathing. Then...
    XxVivaLaBellaxX XxVivaLaBellaxX 18-21, F 1 Response 3 days ago

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    It seems like everything goes wrong at once sometimes. My soon to be ex-husband has started drinking again, which isn't surprising. My emotions on that matter aside, I've been...
    FreedomtoFly FreedomtoFly 26-30, F 2 Responses Aug 21

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    I have for some reason decided to take on the uncertain life of an entrepreneur. I have been working on a web start-up called the twothousandtimes.com for the last year. I don't...
    helpfulfella helpfulfella 18-21, M Sep 5

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    When the lost need to be found, they need a light to run to. I am the Light of the world, run to me, says Christ. For those who are with me will shine like beacons in the storm to...
    Duncan98 Duncan98 16-17, M 2 Responses Aug 23

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    I wish there was no such thing as being attractive. It's just way to hard to meet our own standards never mind other peoples standards. And no matter how hot you are there's...
    Rosaalie Rosaalie 18-21, F 4 Responses Aug 30

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    More like sad,angry,and worried. I had to go in the hospital and have surgery so I lost 2 weeks worth of pay. Then,My shift was changed with no notice,so I have not even had a...
    stardusthope stardusthope 36-40, F Sep 2

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    school is gonna kill me, while having a final project that I have to do, essays I have to write and a language class I have work for everyday, due at the end of the day, idk if I...
    RavenRena17 RavenRena17 18-21, F Sep 4

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    I need help... Someone to hear me out. I cant handle this anymore
    iTzzMike iTzzMike 13-15, M 1 Response Sep 8

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    My hubby has been waiting 7 months for heart surgery, he hasn't been able to work since the day he was diagnosed, his health, finances, just about everything is stressing me out...
    imgettingthinner imgettingthinner 41-45, F 5 Responses Sep 10

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    no one that messages me saying "just take a break/rest" understand, that when you have school you don't have free time. I'm under alot of pressure right now... ugh sometimes I just...
    RavenRena17 RavenRena17 18-21, F 1 Response 5 days ago

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    so much homework and tests, so little time. I'm freaking out, I don't think I can do all this stuff and study all these things and do well on them. I wish it were summer already
    Risingabovetheashes Risingabovetheashes 70+, F 2 Responses 3 days ago

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    I'm always the loser I'm always quite and I'm always hurting I have loads of schoolwork on top of that I have bad acne and my voice is a frog I now am a ghost of who I used to be...
    revolution2018 revolution2018 13-15, M Aug 21

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    i just experienced something... really powerful, the power of hate... i hate my boyfriend, and hes soon to be my ex.
    aijmeerah aijmeerah 16-17, F 2 Responses Aug 21

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    have you ever felt like you dont know whats going on anymore? like you dont care about anything anymore. youve lost your motivations to do anything. you are confused about your...
    CaliforniaPsycho CaliforniaPsycho 18-21, F 3 Responses Aug 23

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    So much to handle at the moment don't know where to start
    crazyminds crazyminds 18-21, M Aug 23

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    I have so much going on in my life right now. Caring about people is actually my downfall. I couldn't break up with my boyfriend because I just couldn't hurt him. I decided I'll...
    OliviaOcean OliviaOcean 18-21, F Aug 23

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    I don't know how to balance school, ACT prep, work, and sleep properly. It's killing me!
    AmeliaRose1 AmeliaRose1 16-17, F 1 Response Aug 25

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    I have so much homework;( this is killing me...I actually have to use my brain:/
    RozzebellConta RozzebellConta 18-21, F 1 Response Aug 26

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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...
    AlwaysPersevere71 AlwaysPersevere71 41-45, M 5 Responses Aug 26

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    To sleep or not to sleep? Suck a dilemma:/ Ugh I actually have to do work but you know I'm actually here wasting time :/
    RozzebellConta RozzebellConta 18-21, F 1 Response Aug 26

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