Post
Experience Project iOS Android Apps | Download EP for your Mobile Device

I Am Stressed Out

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 7,432 People

    Wompy52 Wompy52 18-21, M 3 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel

    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 so much. So much in fact my bf is forcing me to take today and relax. God I love him so much. He's the only one that knows how to make me feel...
    UnconditionallyGone UnconditionallyGone 16-17, M 2 Responses Jan 1

    Your Response

    Cancel

    If anyone didn't know,

    my mom kicked my brother out in January and he's being staying with me and my bf. My bf and I only been in our new home for a year and my brothers been here for 6 months. Anyway, things are stressful because my brother doesn't work, doesn't have a license to drive, and not in...
    choxie22 choxie22 22-25, F 1 Response Jun 12

    Your Response

    Cancel

    I know I should not let it

    but anxiety is getting the best of me. The constant state of absolute stressed out is exhausting ..... I need a vacation from this hellish reality . It's getting harder to fake it.
    kitticat007 kitticat007 31-35, F 7 Responses Dec 3, 2014

    Your Response

    Cancel

    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 think I just need a vacation and some whiskey!
    hawkfan12 hawkfan12 36-40, M 4 Responses Apr 9

    Your Response

    Cancel
    lizygurl lizygurl 18-21, F 1 Response Dec 12, 2014

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Life has handed me a lot of lemons this year.

    While I am trying my best to make lemonade, I feel lately all I have done is walk around holding this heavy bag of lemons. Between unwanted health complications, excessive legal issues, family/relationship problems and trying my best to keep my scholarship at school... When do...
    BabyBlondeOne BabyBlondeOne 18-21, F 6 Responses Dec 6, 2014

    Your Response

    Cancel
    ErbiumbInTheEr ErbiumbInTheEr 16-17, F 1 Response Jun 16

    Your Response

    Cancel

    I don't know what to do sometimes.

    . Everything feels and seems so fu*king complicated all the time. Home, family, school, friends everything. School life isn't helping me on getting me a break from problems. Family keeps on making me more worthless for everything i do. Friends haha friends don't give a...
    SparkzInTheDark SparkzInTheDark 16-17, F 5 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel

    It's Life Everybody experiences times

    when nothing seems to go right. It's life. The way it is. Usually you take it in stride. Knowing time will move on; things will get better. Nothing is destined to stay as it is. No matter how long things are bleak or crumbling down everywhere. As the song says, you know...
    abrokenlittlegirl abrokenlittlegirl 46-50, F 4 Responses Mar 14

    Your Response

    Cancel

    I'm beyond stressed out.

    I don't now how I manage to always get into complicated and ****** up situations but I do.
    EssSmith EssSmith 16-17, F 4 Responses May 31

    Your Response

    Cancel

    last 2 weeks of school

    before Christmas break. lots of tests, assignments and exams to do ):
    ModifiedMamaofTwo ModifiedMamaofTwo 18-21, F 1 Response Dec 4, 2014

    Your Response

    Cancel

    I just want my life to go back to how it was

    before all this happened. and I hate feeling bad for thinking that because you're suppose to love family. but what if you're the only one trying? I swear my bfs family has been a blessing to me because they have helped and loved us so much. ugh. My mom is a disappointment. I don...
    choxie22 choxie22 22-25, F Jun 17

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Adult Resignation (we Should All Do This) Lol!

      To Who it May Concern: I am hereby officially tendering my resignation as an adult. I have decided I would like to accept the responsibilities of an 8 year old again. I want to go to McDonald's and think that it's a four star restaurant. I want to sail sticks...
    lostsoul73 lostsoul73 31-35, F 15 Responses Apr 10, 2008

    Your Response

    Cancel

    I feel like I'm going to throw up.

    My anxiety out of control right now, I have a canker sores, and I have been having really bad migraines because my wisdom teeth are coming in. I'm moving and it's stressing me out because we don't have a house yet. It's my last day of work tomorrow (finally) but I'm afraid I...
    LoveisBeautiful5013 LoveisBeautiful5013 18-21, F 2 Responses Jun 11

    Your Response

    Cancel

    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 really mean things to me. One day she says things like "you're sooo pretty, you always look pretty, I wish I looked like you" The next day she's...
    Justventingg Justventingg 18-21, F 10 Responses Apr 18

    Your Response

    Cancel

    I don't want to sleep,

    I don't want this morning to come any faster. Time is the enemy. There is not enough time.
    drunkinlove23 drunkinlove23 18-21, F 1 Response Apr 14

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Pretty much being crushed with the pressure of

    school and terrifying endless possibility of the future
    yungpnw yungpnw 13-15, F 3 Responses Apr 12

    Your Response

    Cancel

    I have problems dealing with stress,

    always have. Just over two years ago I had horrible stomach pains and my mom wouldn't take me in to my doctor. Well, it went on for a couple months, until one day I begged her to take me to the ER the pain was that bad. Sure enough, I had stomach ulcers from stress. Now I'm...
    MissJessieGurl MissJessieGurl 18-21, F 2 Responses 5 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Constantly. School is just crazy.

    I can't handle it all. I always manage to get it all done, but the feeling of failure overwhelms me.
    Megsupermario Megsupermario 16-17, F 2 Responses Jan 10

    Your Response

    Cancel

    I've been so stressed

    that i ended up in the hospital with bells palsy. It's really making me depressed as well.. *sigh*
    Kanza00 Kanza00 22-25 1 Response Jun 23

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Tell Me How

    tell me how u deal with it coz i cant tolerate and burst in fire tell me how u smile like tht coz i cant smile wen it hurts tell me how u are so patient coz i cant be like tht and can only be me tell me how to live this life and deal with it & all with love tell me god u...
    mellifluousme mellifluousme 22-25, F 12 Responses Sep 4, 2013

    Your Response

    Cancel

    In the Standard Scale

    for measuring your stress level that goes from 0 to 600, I scored 657 points!!! My husband knows that but it seems that he unable to help. It's awful and deeply sad.
    Pather2013 Pather2013 46-50, M 2 Responses Jun 26

    Your Response

    Cancel

    How can I relax when I have

    so much to plan, do, and think about when I only have 2 months off of school!? I keep telling myself to slow down, do things one at a time, but I can't stop stressing! I have to study for SAT, get volunteer hours, prep up for this scholars program, go to a medical camp, think...
    Yoyoko Yoyoko 16-17, F 4 Responses Jun 17

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Aunt is going out of her own way to take a trip

    to her home country. I recently heard she quit her job. When I found out about it from my mother, I don't know how we're gomna pay the rent since my mother and my aunt pay the rent. My oldest cousin of the three sometimes stay over at our apartment and doesn't contibute to...
    Xemplefied Xemplefied 26-30, M 2 Responses Jun 18

    Your Response

    Cancel

    I'm failing math and I don't think I'm

    graduating but my family doesn't know yet.
    psychh psychh 18-21, F 1 Response Jun 14

    Your Response

    Cancel

    just beyond tired, work weekend

    and class Monday through friday all day, when do I have time to relax.
    submissivenurse submissivenurse 31-35, F 2 Responses 1 day ago

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Stressed out it's an understatement

    for me right now. So my son's fathers parents called and I wasn't going to answer it because I thought they were going to annoy me about my ex and I always arguing so I didn't answer . The 3rd time they called I was like what's going on ?! They never call me and why call me when...
    Loving1234 Loving1234 16-17, F 1 Response Jul 20, 2014

    Your Response

    Cancel

    I'm at the point where I can't sleep anymore.

    It's summer and I'm already stressing about school, homework, and now finding a job. I just wish I could catch a break😓
    liiloo123 liiloo123 16-17, F Jun 22

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Hello all! My name is Leda

    and I'm a health coach with Take Shape for Life. I became a health coach because I have used fitness and yoga as a way to stay positive and help myself when no one else could. This opportunity has allowed me to use what I've learned in my own experiences to help others in their...
    ledag ledag 22-25, F Jun 22

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Transferring colleges in hard is general,

    but I'm in the process of transferring out of state. Such a long process and it sucks now since I work full time and can only go to school part time that it'll take me much longer to get my associates. I'm 1/3 way done though from my transferred credits. Should start school in...
    SunnyRaye SunnyRaye 18-21, F 1 Response Jun 23

    Your Response

    Cancel
    miserableamy miserableamy 18-21, F 1 Response Apr 4, 2014

    Your Response

    Cancel

    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 in the sun all day, singing by a campfire every night. Yet here I am, stressing over homework. Close to a breakdown even though I just had...
    CactusHugger CactusHugger 18-21, F 1 Response Jan 5

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Biology20 final exam tomorrow OMG I'm

    so NERVOUS. This week has been **** and hopefully I pull through for my grade and future #Lordhelpme #Jesustakethewheel
    Anon2721 Anon2721 13-15, F 3 Responses Jun 21

    Your Response

    Cancel

    It's happening again,

    people always coming to me for help. Well, I'm done, I'm tired of being that person everyone comes to for help. It's depressing and it's bring me down more than what I am. I'm constantly thing about other people's problems. That's literally ALL I think about. It sucks, and I'm...
    HidingBehindTheShadows HidingBehindTheShadows 18-21, M 4 Responses Jun 10

    Your Response

    Cancel

    I was stressing out when my grades went down

    really fast, I was failing about 3 classes and my whole family was depending on me
    briannaamatias briannaamatias 18-21, F 1 Response Jun 24

    Your Response

    Cancel

    I don't like always being grouchy

    and perceived as unfriendly because of all I have on my plate.
    BlackCoffee73 BlackCoffee73 31-35, M Jun 19

    Your Response

    Cancel
    submissivenurse submissivenurse 31-35, F 1 Response 6 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    lovemylife2210 lovemylife2210 26-30, F Jun 17

    Your Response

    Cancel

    I have been letting things

    that are beyond my control take over my life and I need to just let go of some of this stress so that's what I'm going to attempt to do now. It's not healthy and my body is unhappy about the stress so I just have to find a way to make it less consuming.
    unfixablegirl unfixablegirl 36-40, F 2 Responses Jan 18

    Your Response

    Cancel

    I am so pissed off at some people

    who don't know how to do their jobs correctly. If they're just being lazy I would even be as pissed af this....the worst part is when they lie about certain things to make excuses that shift the blame on you...i don't trust those people to have my best interest in mind. There I...
    SuriAnne SuriAnne 36-40, F 1 Response Jun 24

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Oh gosh exams are in 2 days

    and I'm not even half done with revision! It also feels like no matter how hard I study I go nowhere. (Am I just dumb?)
    Indieda Indieda 18-21, M Jun 26

    Your Response

    Cancel

    When I was little, I thought being an adult

    meant having the freedom and money to do whatever I wanted to do. How wrong I was. I lost my job recently, so I'm looking for one now. I can't afford college because, obviously, no job. I can't take a job that is far from my house (Okay, my grandparents house) because I have to...
    ComplicatedGirl18 ComplicatedGirl18 18-21, F 1 Response 2 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel

    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 for help. Surprisingly, my fiancé agreed to lend him our spare room in the basement. But he's been here for a week, and it's...
    DreamChristine DreamChristine 31-35, F 1 Response Jan 3

    Your Response

    Cancel
    nealbrute nealbrute 26-30, F 2 Responses Jul 11, 2014

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Finally finished my essay,

    climbing into bed at 1:45am. Probably should've finished my homework for other classes but I figured I better try to get a couple of hours of sleep before I have to wake up for school at 5:00am. Graduation needs to hurry up before I lose my mind!
    SereneWarrioress SereneWarrioress 18-21, F 1 Response Dec 4, 2014

    Your Response

    Cancel