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I Am Struggling To Keep Myself Together

It's hard, considering the circumstances. 6,432 People

    I want to be strong. Faking

    that everything is ok is not easy. My husband left me and I am totatlly lost without him. Only 2 people know. Family doesnt know, work doesnt know. I am falling apart every night. To wake up and bury all my feelings. Cant show what I feel.
    Neverthesamegirl Neverthesamegirl 31-35, F 4 Responses Nov 4, 2015

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    I feel like I'm following apart.

    But I don't like worrying people about my problems. So I go to my room put my earphones in my ear and just listen to music and write poems.
    Shadowslivin Shadowslivin 16-17, F Dec 15, 2015

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    I am trying my hardest not to fall apart

    and break. Music can help, but not always what I need. If anyone else is going through this or can help me. I'd really appreciate the support. Love is the main point :(..
    M1TCH94 M1TCH94 18-21, M 2 Responses May 31, 2015

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    Woke up this morning feeling

    so low. Feeling anxious and felt the rising panic inside. Wondering if I will ever know what it feels like to be loved and wanted by a Man. So tired of it always being one way. I give everything but it's never enough. Rejection always. So tired of it all.
    chrissie58 chrissie58 46-50, F 4 Responses Sep 23, 2014

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    I'm lying in bed... Thoughts running through my

    head... They don't stop... I can't find silence... I'm struggling. I need to find myself again. I feel like I'm suffocating. I'm in a miserable marriage. I know he resents me and pretty much hates me. At least that's how I feel or he makes me feel. We have two beautiful...
    MyLifeAsViolet MyLifeAsViolet 31-35, F 5 Responses Jan 23, 2014

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    I have never been a normal kid,

    and high school is ripping the very fabric that holds my sad excuse for a life together to shreds. My awkwardness, inability to socialize, and confused sexuality are making me a prime target for bullying. My family isn't the most stable. I don't have many friends and I'm not...
    pizzafacedfag pizzafacedfag 16-17, M 1 Response Jul 9, 2014

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    ive been abused by a neighbor,

    and the manager doesnt give a living ****! Im struggling each day and idk how long this will be going on until I am able to find some other place to live!
    noaht43 noaht43 41-45, T 1 Response Dec 24, 2015

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    My grades are suffering

    because I'm always a mess. I don't understand my emotions and I don't know how to control them. I don't understand how other people feel either. People at school make fun of me but I overreact and every little thing makes me cry. Even my friends when they are just joking around...
    pizzafacedfag pizzafacedfag 16-17, M 1 Response Dec 15, 2015

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    My wife was emotionally cheating on me.

    When I called her on it she said she wanted a separation. After 15 years I was blindsided. I am so deeply hurt and I don't know what to do. She says she needs time to process to even decide what she wants to do about our marriage 😟
    toezoo toezoo 41-45, M Jan 6

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    hello darkness my old friend I'm back again.

    no sorry I'm not here to stay I'm just here to destroy my demons. I am my only enemy as there are people that are trying to make my life miserable they all have one thing in common, they all remind me of me. I glare at a mirror and I see my reflection ugly and corrupted...
    LoneWarrior94 LoneWarrior94 18-21, M 2 Responses May 21, 2015

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    I told my boyfriend I was sxually assualted in

    town, he didn't believe me. Split up with me. How can a person be so cruel
    kazzyp kazzyp 46-50, F 11 Responses Dec 24, 2015

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    Again and again I just stare.

    I look past the glare. I look pass the superficial beauty. deep into my heart, and my duty? I am just as ugly and rotten as my heart. I try to find peace in art. but my life is like being a cart at Wal-Mart. I choose what goes in it. useful items that benefit. or junk and trash...
    LoneWarrior94 LoneWarrior94 18-21, M 1 Response Mar 5, 2015

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    my man has been away at basic training

    since the end of September and I haven't been able to talk to him since, there are only 49 days until he's home, I was doing okay at the beginning but now I sleeping is next to impossible and my heart feels so heavy all the time and I'm lucky that I can still get my school work...
    koalat12 koalat12 18-21, F 1 Response Nov 3, 2015

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    Why Can't It Be Seen Easy.......

    I was told by a few friends that I am in my element when I talk about work and that I need to put that into my personal life.....  Problem is that in my life things aren't cut and dry like they are the machines. I love to work on a machine it is clear and it is supposed...
    mtvlm mtvlm 41-45, M 18 Responses Dec 9, 2009

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    Lesson From Pfophet Job's(peace Be Upon Him) Struggle

    Those afflicted with calamities and distress should remember the story of Prophet Job (Qur’an calls him Aiyub). Ah! What a heart-melting story of pain and suffering, of patience and forbearance, of faith and gratitude, and ultimately of reward and success!   Prophet Job...
    sunshines333 sunshines333 18-21, F 2 Responses Dec 20, 2012

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    I am broken. Now I am having a difficult time

    trying to pick up all of my pieces and putting them back together.. 😔
    EndlessDreams22 EndlessDreams22 22-25, F 3 Responses Apr 19, 2014

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    It Seems So

    I am struggling inside. I am fighting my negative thoughts and trying to find a good place, but Im having a really hard time. This is nothing new. Im always like this. Up and down, up and down. Just trying to maintain something that is okay. I am looking for a solution. A...
    soulrunher soulrunher 41-45, F 22 Responses Jul 12, 2013

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    I'm afraid I'm failing to keep myself together

    too. Lately I've only been declining towards the endless spiral-the one that guarantees no return. And worst of all people are noticing. I'm "slacking off" even when I'm trying my hardest. And I don't know what to do.
    mirrorimage99 mirrorimage99 16-17, F 1 Response Oct 25, 2015

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    Every day is another fake laugh

    or another fake smile. I'm so tired of it. All i want to do is cry and say how i'm feeling. But i know i cant, because nobody will care. Because they'll just think im a freak. I dont know how much longer i can keep faking hapiness...
    ItsPriscila ItsPriscila 16-17, F 5 Responses Jan 21, 2014

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    Right now I'm missing someone

    so much I can literally feel all the pain and heartbreak in my entire body... Wish I could stop feeling !
    Sadeyes69 Sadeyes69 46-50, F 1 Response Jan 11

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    I recently had a very difficult episode in my

    life. I reached my breaking point. I didn't think I could survive the pain I was going through. But through the haze of it all, there was one person that stayed with me, and did all they could to help me. They gave me the tough love that I needed to make it. They comforted...
    oddpodd oddpodd 22-25, F Jan 30

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    Struggling, it makes you stronger

    than what you already are. Everyone has days, weeks and maybe even months of it. Where your heart thrashes against your rib age threatening to break free at any waking moment, your lungs not knowing how to expand anymore. Fragile bones, sleepless nights and lonely days. Pain is...
    fwxo fwxo 16-17, F 1 Response Mar 23, 2015

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    Why do I let ppl treat me the way they do smh I

    guess it's just the low *** self esteem I have or obscurities and no strength idk but all I do know is I need a Big change and I want to Speak up and not be afraid of feeling what I say to others when it's true. Someone help me out message me or write me plz.
    smileylove91212 smileylove91212 22-25, F 1 Response Dec 14, 2015

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    today is the worst day of my life not counting

    extraordinary bad days like when someone dies. my phone is broken my computer is acting weird i have no food and i cant get out i dont have a car and my wheelchair has flat tire ( the second one in a month which might be fixed today i have had my medication changed and im only...
    luckylassie luckylassie 56-60, F 2 Responses Nov 3, 2015

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    I'm so close to just falling apart.

    This is the 8th day of my near mental breakdown state. Oh god I'm so alone.
    Radomguy1000 Radomguy1000 22-25, M 1 Response Nov 4, 2015

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    I just dont think I can do this any more.

    I keep on messing up and getting myself into bad situations even though I dont consider myself as being a bad person. Its almost as if my life is meant to be one screw up after another.
    Jacques137 Jacques137 26-30, M 1 Response Jan 10

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    The truth of my reality appears to be some fine

    concocted fata morgana of splendour that makes the facade of my flesh rage. Depositing shadows upon my deteriorating adode of torment, while my unknowing soul disentigrate And the spirit quietly dissipate into the forgotten memory of somber tales and the occasional thought of...
    LadyGallivanter LadyGallivanter 41-45 4 Responses Oct 4, 2015

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    Went to the doctor last week

    and he sewed me up with stitches. So far they're holding.
    savoy2 savoy2 46-50, M 1 Response Jan 9

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    My Husaband Acts Like A 2 Years Old

    I am just so tired of his logic,When I told him he should stop driving so fast, and look at the speed limits. he said that I should trust him, and I insulted him! and I should know that he doesn't mean to kill us! I said accidents happen and we have the most road kills...
    LordVoldemort LordVoldemort 36-40, F 48 Responses Jan 25, 2010

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    This year has been full of

    so much. I will not be sad to see 2015 go. 2016 has got to bring something better because I cannot do another year like this.
    deleted deleted 26-30 Dec 24, 2015

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    thejabal thejabal 22-25, M Jan 30

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    they say, how can you hate yourself

    so much when they barely even know me and whisper , you are too young to be so sad when they read my writing and when i cannot bring myself to attend their parties, they laugh, why are you always tired but if they spent two minutes inside of my head, they would realize...
    ProfessorPsycho ProfessorPsycho 13-15, F 2 Responses Feb 4, 2014

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    savoy2 savoy2 46-50, M Nov 19, 2015

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    Pain doesn’t really go away

    because someone kisses it better. Sadness doesn’t recede because a person posts an inspiring quote on your Facebook wall. Grief doesn’t sink into the shadows the moment the sun comes up. You can’t sleep your way through misery. There are some hurts that become a part of...
    moonii moonii 18-21, F 3 Responses Nov 30, 2015

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    The same boiling water

    that softens the potato hardens the egg. It's about what your made of, not the circumstances.
    asad005 asad005 26-30, M Aug 27, 2015

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    hello depression my old friend.

    Do you want to know what the voices are telling me now. I can't explain but they are very helpfull. my heart wanted to shot a gun at his head. he was stolen and he was broken. I had to find him and pick the pieces up glue him together. he healed but the scars are still...
    LoneWarrior94 LoneWarrior94 18-21, M 2 Responses Apr 14, 2015

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    I really am I am falling apart

    as the minutes pass. I am aching from head to toe I can't sleep or eat I'm not living any more just simply existing. I'm sick of feeling this way I would give anything just to be able to stop crying for for a day and just feel average or normal or just to feel happiness or to...
    milichja milichja 22-25, F 3 Responses Jul 4, 2014

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    I have a really stressful day coming up today.

    I'm so stressed out about it that iv been awake all night, had a panic attack and keep getting tension headaches. I have to go n meet my ex boyfriend and make him give me some stuff n sort out our financial connections. Hes already put me in debt and is ruining my credit rating...
    LJglasgow LJglasgow 26-30, F 4 Responses Sep 7, 2015

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    savoy2 savoy2 46-50, M Nov 18, 2015

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    I'm trying hard not to just collapse

    and be done but I don't feel like doing it anymore
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Dec 21, 2015

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    I'm too heart broken

    and lost that it's nearly impossible to keep it together
    koalat12 koalat12 18-21, F 1 Response Nov 30, 2015

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    I made a mistake I told myself I would never

    make, I let someone else be my happiness. Now I feel like my world is being torn apart. I had never believed in love, and I had emotionally accepted that I would be alone for the rest of my life. He was so different though. He didn't judge me for my acting out, he didn't...
    Unbloomed Unbloomed 18-21, F 2 Responses Jan 2, 2015

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    For days I have been doing nothing

    but hiding my feelings and keeping everything bottled in. I'm so use to that because talking to people about my true emotions can be very hard. -- not being able to work, make money to help my home life and to help myself is my main issue. It's not as easy has getting up and...
    xdizzybutterflyx xdizzybutterflyx 18-21, F Aug 11, 2015

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    I just got the news my husband's cousin has

    passed away due to a heart attack.He was younger than me.His parents are there.My prayers for them and his wife and sister.
    whitesunshine87 whitesunshine87 51-55, F 9 Responses Dec 26, 2015

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    anasteel2 anasteel2 41-45, F 6 Responses Aug 18, 2014

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