I And Tired of Trying to Be Strong

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    I'm Strong For Everyone Else

    I am tired and would like to stop. I stay strong for those that matter most in my life, they need me that way for a while more. I want so much to be myself. As the poets might say, the weaker gender. To feel openly, to cry openly, to be held openly. To be more like everyone...
    Josie06 Josie06
    56-60, F
    1 Response Nov 30, 2008

    I'm Exhausted

    I always have to be the strong one, I always have to be the smart one, I always have to pick up the slack. I'm sick of it, I can never just live my life the way I want to. I don't mind if people ask for help occasionally, but when I am the only one doing anything, it just gets to...
    drastunir drastunir
    18-21, M
    5 Responses Apr 19, 2011

    In advance this will be sloppy,

    due to me writing this while upset. I feel trapped with no way out, i feel i will never amount to anything and i will never get to see the world outside of this wretched city. Im 21yrs old cant get a job, and can barely handle college at the moment thanks to this depression...
    EmbodimentofDespair EmbodimentofDespair
    22-25, M
    1 Response Apr 22, 2014

    I Only Have Myself

    I wish I could stop being strong but I don't have anyone but myself to hold, comfort, to cry to. and I'm serious. my family is the cause of my angst, my friends, well I have found out that I'm not that close to them and my best friend has replaced me with a new best friend and I...
    cassandrathethinkerbleedsteal cassandrathethinkerbleedsteal
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Feb 19, 2008

    Just Tired

         I'm just trying to hold on to my sanity. My depression is bringing me down. I'm tired of school, even though I like my classes. I have to keep my head up, and have faith in God, that he will pull me through. i pray everyday. That's all I can do, is pray...
    joon joon
    18-21, F
    4 Responses Feb 20, 2008
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