I Am Tired of Being Fat

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    I don't understand why I'm overweight.

    I eat normally, I exercise normally. It's hard not to get depressed when all my friends are gorgeous and skinny.
    TaleOfTwoMinds TaleOfTwoMinds
    18-21, F
    8 Responses Sep 24, 2014

    I'Ve Had Enough

    I am sick and tired of it. I'm tired of not finding real-life friends.I'm tired of being rejected.I'm tired of being single.I'm tired of not being able to get a job.I'm tired of being viewed as inferior.Face it: when you're fat, you're looked down upon. Nobody wants to tell you...
    deleted deleted
    8 Responses Mar 2, 2013

    What Its Really Like For The Fat Girl....

      Most people will never understand what it’s really like for someone who carries extra weight around with them their whole lives. I am prepared to share the complete, brutal, admittedly terrible truth with anyone who will listen to me on this day. Allow me...
    nomorefatty nomorefatty
    31-35, F
    62 Responses Oct 24, 2009

    I was also tired of being fat

    and I know how you all feel. If it's any help, I am offering my ebook for free to anyone on "me too" who would like to know how I solved my weight problem using nothing but my brain. Just message me your email adress and I will send you a link to download "The most powerful...
    cviens cviens
    51-55, M
    Aug 17, 2015

    I try to be as upfront

    as I can while online dating, and things go fine. We talk we text we share privite information, we build a connection and begin to feel reaal feelings, then we meet and boom it's done it's over. I'm too big. Im tired of it and I need to star doing something about it now.
    brielladivine brielladivine
    18-21, F
    1 Response Jul 30, 2015

    Fat, Not For Long... I Hope.

    I have recently lost almost 60 lbs. I still have a huge amount to go, but I cannot help but obsess over what I haven't loss, I cannot enjoy what I have loss... simply put, I am tired of being fat!
    slaveaudi slaveaudi
    36-40, F
    2 Responses Jul 25, 2007

    I AM SO FRUStrATED with this whole FAT thing!

    I am a big *** girl-- 5'3, 240lbs. This is not who I am. In fact, I hardly even think of myself as fat. I look in the mirror and while I see the weight, I don't see myself as the disgusting blob I see in photos. In the mirror, I think I look fine, but when I see a picture of...
    fatteacher fatteacher
    31-35, F
    1 Response Nov 12, 2015
    artsydarling artsydarling
    22-25, F
    Aug 17, 2015

    Warning: This Will Seem Like A Whining Pity

    Party. But if you can read through and offer up advice, I need it. I'm at my wit's end. Here's my story in a nutshell: I have PCOS. It's a terrible thing. I once had it under control, was able to loose 92 pounds and looked/felt great. Then, I went through a series of...
    Danielle3668 Danielle3668
    3 Responses Jul 13, 2015

    I've tried to hard to loose wieght ugh I only

    lost 60 so far I just wanna lose 50 more & I'll be so ******* happy I hate looking at skinny people it angers me so much to know that I can't lose the wieght allready.. I wish I had the energy to just go run outside but I'm too lazy:( I just wannabe 150 allready.. it'll make me...
    vickyalpss vickyalpss
    22-25, F
    3 Responses Mar 13, 2014

    So, um ive been overweight

    since i was like 8 and now im 13 and im sick and tired of it. People tease me, they make me feel like im nothing. Its like to them i don't have feelings, Girls in the 9th grade gossip me and cuz im like 13 in the 7th grade and what makes it worse is that im overweight. And...
    Ilonalip Ilonalip
    16-17, F
    1 Response Aug 22, 2015

    I'm a fatty, too.

    I gained 80 pounds due to various health issues, including pregnancy, pregnancy-induced hypothyroidism, getting desk job, taking steroids for asthma, and sleep apnea.  These are the ones I can remember.  Anyway, I am down over 20 pounds.  I am 5'7" and I was...
    luckygurl777 luckygurl777
    41-45, F
    14 Responses Apr 22, 2007

    I Am Still Obese After Weight Loss Surgery.

    I am tired of being fat but I am exhausted to the point where I have no will-power to attempt to lose weight anymore. I am a 24 year old female weighing at about 260-270lbs depends on the day. I had weight loss surgery September 17th, 2007 when I had the surgery done I lost 76lbs...
    PorcelainNemesis PorcelainNemesis
    14 Responses Jul 20, 2011


    Im 14 and HUGE!!!! Im 5'6" and 220 pounds. Im so sick of being fat but i need a healthy diet plan. Any ideas?
    dynah1998 dynah1998
    13-15, F
    3 Responses Dec 18, 2012

    so tomorrow I'm starting my diet.

    I'm no longer eating junk, fries or bread. I'm gonna be skinny
    bonyknees bonyknees
    18-21, F
    1 Response Aug 13, 2015

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    rikkav rikkav
    31-35, F
    Nov 30, 2015

    I seriously need to lose weight.

    I'm 17, 5'6", and i weigh 255 lbs. That's terrible. It's hard for me to lose weight, too. I'd go to the gym everyday for a month, eat salads and fruits everyday, drink at least three bottles of water on a daily basis, use smaller plates so I'd have to have less food... and then...
    hikarusan hikarusan
    1 Response Mar 10, 2016

    I should be 150. I'm 220.

    Time to starve myself.
    theabsurdistunicorn theabsurdistunicorn
    18-21, F
    5 Responses Mar 8, 2016

    I'm a 15 year old girl,

    5'5, and 295+ pounds. I'm sick and tired of being fat. Not just because I don't like how it looks on me, but because I'm tired of nasty comments and having people stare. I get it, I'm big, I'm bold. That's not the only reason I'm sick of being fat though. I was born with DDD. I...
    JamieJaiii JamieJaiii
    16-17, F
    Nov 3, 2015

    i got a gym membership.

    i have worked out for an hour the last three nights in a row.
    kpl2014 kpl2014
    31-35, F
    2 Responses Dec 31, 2015


    i am tired of feeling fat. I have this issue with my weight, it goes up and down very drastically and for strange periods of time. I just passed the two year mark of quitting drugs and have been very thin for years, but now my weight has skyrocketed and I am miserable! I know...
    jeb1115 jeb1115
    31-35, F
    12 Responses Nov 18, 2006

    Currently 171.8 and I'm hating it

    so badly. I've gained about 25 pounds since I've gotten into high school and it's the worst. I'm wearing leggings that used to not be tight on me and now they're super tight. Clothes that used to be big on me are now tight on me me I hate it. My arms have gotten bigger, my...
    uh2behonest uh2behonest
    18-21, F
    1 Response Dec 22, 2014

    PROGRESS!!!! My wax lady said,

    "I don't care what your scale says. I've seen you naked and things are shifting."
    SubSided SubSided
    46-50, F
    3 Responses Jun 18, 2015

    Hello. I'm Sophia. I'm almost 14

    and weigh 389 pounds. I'm going into high school next year, and I am so nervous. The worst part about it, is I'm really short, so I'm don't weigh lots because I'm tall and fat, I'm just FAT. :( I can't really walk anymore.. I waddle really awkwardly, my thighs are so fat that I...
    tigergirl123 tigergirl123
    16-17, F
    4 Responses Jun 15, 2014

    True story. I hate my body,

    I hate myself. I'm never going to be thin, I'm never going to be happy. Sad life...
    proanonymous proanonymous
    22-25, F
    2 Responses Apr 2, 2015

    From the few experiences

    that I have read...most are young. Believe me, you still have time. People used to tell me to lose the weight before I turned 40 because it was harder to lose after that...I had PLENTY of time so I told myself. Not so much. Now I'm 45. I have to practically not eat anything...
    RubyLane RubyLane
    46-50, F
    1 Response Oct 10, 2014

    Being overweight is soul-destroying,

    especially in the current cultural climate of blaming and shaming which is so unhelpful, as though fat people are just greedy or lazy (even if that were true, the blaming and shaming is just unkind and unhelpful, and says more about the skinny people than the fat people). I...
    ProfessorYaffle ProfessorYaffle
    46-50, F
    Mar 4, 2016

    Yep I'm 30 pounds over 120

    and can't stand it.
    deleted deleted
    2 Responses Feb 27, 2016

    Staying the course of cardio.

    Started weights yesterday. My arms are not pleased. However, I'm feeling so good about my commitment to this that I'm ready to take "before" pictures on Monday. Not sure how often I should follow up with that but I'd like to see if there is a visible change.
    SubSided SubSided
    46-50, F
    3 Responses Jun 13, 2015

    Why can't I lose any weight!

    !! Ive been trying for 8 months now. Reduced diets, no meats, running sessions 4 times a week. I do everything my dad does. He's lost 50 lbs and I gained 10. I don't even know how. I gained another 5 this month cuz I'm just too frustrated to keep going. I needed real food. Not...
    ilovepie12345 ilovepie12345
    16-17, M
    2 Responses Nov 15, 2015

    i was born a big baby.

    .when i mean big i mean fat. ive been overweight my whole life and have no idea where to begin on losing weight any ideas how i can start.
    erronblake erronblake
    22-25, M
    4 Responses Dec 5, 2015

    Determined to do something.

    Went to the gym. Yay me!
    SubSided SubSided
    46-50, F
    3 Responses Jun 6, 2015

    I am 14 years old, 5'10

    and 240 ******* lbs. i truly don't understand why my life HAD to turn this way. If I had a dollar for as many times as I tried to lose weight in my freaking life, I'd be able to afford Laipo suction.
    ReidRomero38 ReidRomero38
    16-17, M
    2 Responses May 15, 2014

    I've always been chunky

    since I was a child. Then I went through a rapid weight loss when I was 14. I don't remember how skinny I got, but it wasn't healthy. I stayed slim till I graduated college. Since then I've gotten my chunky frame back and it's really embarrassing. I have a muffin top. I don't...
    kaille2 kaille2
    26-30, F
    Jul 28, 2015

    sometimes I'm tired of being fat

    but if I have to eat healthy food to get skinny, ain't worth it!
    haleyluker16 haleyluker16
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Nov 12, 2015

    Weighing the frustration with being fat against

    the disappointment of exercise that is producing no results. Even so, I'm still heading to the gym.
    SubSided SubSided
    46-50, F
    1 Response Jun 15, 2015

    I'm not really fat, but I am chubby.

    I weigh 123. My legs are pretty huge and I've got some fat around my belly. I also have a double chin. What makes everything worse it that I wear a 30F and look pregnant and fat all the time. I wish I was thin like my friends. I used to weigh 100 lbs a few months ago.
    deleted deleted
    3 Responses Sep 24, 2015

    I'm sick of it. I can't

    even look at myself in the mirror without feeling sick. I'm disgusting. I'm supposed to be 150 lbs but I'm 100 lbs over that. I don't want to starve myself, i don't want to throw up every time i eat but do i really have any other choice. I can't continue like this. I don't want...
    hikarusan hikarusan
    4 Responses Apr 10, 2016

    I Lack Motivation

    You would think the motivation of feeling active and alive again would be enough, but stress overcomes all! Yes, I am certainly an emotional eater. Now, I know some people who think I'm an imposter because I'm 5'5 and 155 pounds. They say that I'm not that bad. And I'm not. I...
    Britt Britt
    18-21, F
    9 Responses Jan 2, 2007

    Hey guys, it's FlabPack here.

    I'm leaving EP. Decided I have a future ahead of me and I'm sick of being fat. I feel like every time I go here I get that sudden urge again to become fat, and while even now I'd love to, I feel I'm too young to get too far into it. I'm fully deleting my account. If I come...
    deleted deleted
    1 Response Jan 16, 2016

    No one likes me or even wants to be my friend

    :( I need my life to change :( I want to be cool :(
    TankTopQueen TankTopQueen
    13-15, F
    3 Responses Jul 16, 2015

    I hate being fat. I don't have friends

    and I am sick and tired of people making fun of me. I started dieting, I hope I stick to it.
    marques30s marques30s
    31-35, M
    3 Responses Oct 13, 2015

    "At least there is ONE fine girl here.."

    I'm 23 now but when I was 16, I met this pretty cool guy I'll call "John". He's my cousin's bestfriend and roommate. I've liked him since the day we met at a Gwar concert. But it's always been a secret. He found out indirectly through my cousin that I have a crush but I know he...
    DrinkstooMuch DrinkstooMuch
    4 Responses Oct 9, 2012

    10 minutes on the water massage table is much

    shorter than 10 minutes on the treadmill.
    SubSided SubSided
    46-50, F
    5 Responses Jun 9, 2015

    After trying everything possible I finally

    found a product that allowed me to lose weight, I suffered from a medical condition that messes with my insulin but I've finally lost 50 pounds!! I want to share my story with everyone and would love to provide you with as much info as possible, message me if you are ready to...
    kgucc kgucc
    22-25, F
    1 Response Jul 31, 2015

    It's Subjective Though Isn't It

    I have two daughters and the last thing I want them to do is obsess over there image.  I know I have a huge battle against society and the media to get the message across but I am willing to be david to this issues goliath.  At the same time I was in such great shape...
    johnwad3 johnwad3
    26-30, M
    5 Responses Dec 15, 2006

    I'm tired of constantly waking up to see this

    big, ugly person staring at me. I've always been the biggest in my friendship groups and I've always been the biggest sibling. I've tried multiple diets, but non succeed. I'm constantly exhausted so exercise never goes to plan for me. I've never had the problem with having to...
    katieleigh2408 katieleigh2408
    18-21, F
    1 Response Apr 19, 2015

    Yeah, i've always been very fat

    for as long as i can remember, it has been really hard for me to lose weight, i've tried several times. Graduation is next week Friday and i seem fatter, i don't know what to do anymore, this really sucks :(
    4everoptie 4everoptie
    18-21, F
    3 Responses Jun 2, 2015

    I need a Ana buddy someone

    who will talk to me everyday
    jujuvic14 jujuvic14
    16-17, F
    2 Responses Mar 1, 2016

    Im Fat

    i went out and i felt very bad, beautiful skinny girls around and me, the big girl i felt so bad i wanted to cry, i feel very bad with my body and it makes me be depressed, im not confidence, i hate how im, im a monster. and i dont know what to do, it makes me sad, so sad that it...
    thenewmisslunallena thenewmisslunallena
    22-25, F
    13 Responses May 7, 2011

    I am tired of it. I just can't take it anymore.

    It is difficult to see people around you so beautiful and thin, while you are a cow. People laughing at you because how you look. I don't want that life anymore. And I am going to take what is necessary to accomplish that
    Reiseizel Reiseizel
    18-21, F
    1 Response Dec 25, 2015

    I'm fed up of being the fattest out of my

    friends, I'm fed up of being fat..I have always been fat time to make a change...gonna loose weight by exercising and eating healthier and cutting down hope it goes well because I'm really fed up of being fat.
    gabii354 gabii354
    16-17, F
    1 Response Sep 24, 2015

    i've always been big.

    i've always had more muscle and fat that most others my age. recently, i'm just fat. depression isnt helping me get out of the house and eat well... now i'm just miserable
    TheCroissant TheCroissant
    18-21, M
    Sep 8, 2015

    Erg.  This Past Week I Ha...

    erg.  This past week I have felt HORRIBLE about myself.  I know, I know... There are so many cliche things I can tell myself to make me feel better... the point is I don't feel good about the way I look nor the way I feel health wise.  I've gained 2 or 3 pant sizes...
    Bonjourchic Bonjourchic
    26-30, F
    2 Responses Jun 28, 2007

    No, I am tired of people telling me I'm fat.

    How I should lose weight. I am tired of people trying to lecture me, trying to project their own insecurities of themselves unto me. I am tired because no one has any right to judge my life and who I am. I am tired because my main goal is to be HEALTHY. To eat right, to...
    wingeyes wingeyes
    36-40, F
    6 Responses Mar 31, 2015

    Today's the day. I'm not the heaviest I've been

    but today's the day I'm going to turn it around. I need to lose over a hundred pounds. I've already become diabetic (Type II) within the past year, and I'm going to be curious to see if I can reverse it with proper exercise and diet. No running to the gym, I'm gonna start small...
    bigmattkay bigmattkay
    36-40, M
    1 Response Sep 24, 2015

    My physics teacher asked our class today what

    are our favorite hobbies. I of course said that I liked doing Tae-bo .Only to be met with a symphony of snickering and behind the back laughs from my fellow peers. Because I am not as thin as my fellow female classmates and weigh 60 kg. I know I'm not obese but to them having a...
    NicoleanR NicoleanR
    18-21, F
    1 Response Jan 22, 2016
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