I Am Under a Lot of Pressure

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 72 People

    Pressure Is A Privilege?

    Some people say pressure is a privilege. I think it’s a point in time character measurement at best. We can each do our best when the sky is blue and the sun is bright. It’s when the storm clouds roll in and the rain starts falling that we show people more of who we are...
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    6 Responses Jul 21, 2010

    Don't they realize I go into panic mode

    when they ask me to hang out? I simply can't. I just can't. I really think I'm losing it. Everyone says I need more friends but really, I need no friends. I need to be in solitude.
    Redspikex Redspikex
    22-25, F
    Dec 30, 2013

    To get into college I need to pass my English.

    If I fail I don't get in. Simple as that. Also I have no backup plan and the deposit of £300 has been placed on my accommodation. So if I fail I have no clue where I'll go from there and also have to pay my parents back. ****.
    WhiskeyRoger369 WhiskeyRoger369
    18-21, M
    Mar 29, 2015

    I'm under pressure to be perfect by my family.

    I feel like I can't make a single mistake or I will become this big disappointment. Out of all my siblings, I am considered to be the "successful one" and it's very stressful.
    openskies441 openskies441
    18-21, F
    Mar 7, 2015

    I Am

    I have a lot of things going on in my life at the same time, and all are important, and I have no power over any of them. I just use EP to keep my so called sanity!
    LordVoldemort LordVoldemort
    36-40, F
    4 Responses May 31, 2009

    So my wife has been entertaining the idea of

    going on a double date with my ex brother and his girlfriend. If you have read any of my past experiences you will understand why I am under pressure. If it happens I will not look or talk to him but the moment he does I will let loose and let all the pent up anger go. I don't...
    ridge1776 ridge1776
    26-30, M
    Feb 11, 2016

    This is the most pressure I have been under in

    a while, not to mention the amount of stress.....
    doc15 doc15
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Mar 27, 2015

    Struggling With A Levels

    My mind is completely blank. I have no idea what to write for this coursework. There's so much to do and I've got 5 other units of coursework to work on and I have no time to do any of it between training and work. I am seriously struggling to even get out of bed in the morning...
    hy31 hy31
    22-25, F
    Sep 27, 2013

    English homework(when i say homework i mean a

    big *** homework that i have to start working on it 5 days before deadline so i can present it when i should) Computers homework(not games and easy stuff you think, no baby) History homework. Arabic homework. Hebrew homework. An important exam on Thursday. I have to finish...
    SaraKh286 SaraKh286
    18-21, F
    Jan 27, 2015

    A Rough Diamond

    A Diamond in the Rough? They say a piece of coal under extreme pressure over time will become a diamond.  I feel like I'm about to break under the pressure How long, how long does this pressure take? I've been told for years that the pressures I face will cause me to be a...
    expressomarkie expressomarkie
    Feb 5, 2013
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