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I Cut My Skin When Im Angry Or Sad

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 223 People

    I Cut Because .......and I Havn't Stopped

    it all started when my mom got date raped or so she said i know what your thinking that might be a little insensitive but ull see why i say that latter in the story. she said she wus date raped when i was 9. i was kinda of daughter but more like a friend . she started getting...
    bloodshot bloodshot 16-17, F 4 Responses Oct 18, 2008

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    Im feeling down ******* down right now

    and idk if i should act strong anymore, istg the urge is so strong but i want to recover
    flamedoll flamedoll 16-17, F Sep 10, 2014

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    My Life

    Hi my name is Hannah I cutt myself.I gusseI cut because of how my life has been so far. I'll start by saying my parents fought and I mean FOUGHT not "YOU NEED TO GET A JOB" but the find of fighting with fistes,guns,and hammers and not just when I was asleep...
    mytearstainsred mytearstainsred 16-17, F 1 Response Aug 11, 2008

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    When Its All to Much

    i feel the need to punnish myself, i like to cut deep into my arm legs and body, i call this faceing the consiquences. when friends hate me i go cut myself i use to right what was bothering me on my stomach now its a whole new story, im not proud of this, but when i dont do it i...
    fallenchild fallenchild 16-17, M 1 Response Aug 30, 2008

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    I do it just a couple of times .

    I'm not sure why I do it but it makes me feel whole . Sometimes the cuts leave scars and everyday I look at those scars to show just how alone I feel .
    VoodooBlood VoodooBlood 16-17, F 1 Response Apr 28, 2014

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    I don't cut just because I'm sad

    or mad, because I am depressed... I just want to die! And I'm still alive because suicide is a sin and I don't think I have the guts to point a gun on my head, my grandpa fought to not get a bullet in his head. I don't think I have the guts to put a knife through me, because I...
    ollirtsixela ollirtsixela 13-15, F 3 Responses Dec 21, 2013

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    I Do It All The Time And I Like It!

    Sometimes I feel like living being only for presence is too much. I hate myself. I hate everything about me. People say I am talented I can sing, dance and draw...well if I do..I don't really care all of my dreams are just gone...what to dream for when I have no one to share...
    sophietodorova sophietodorova 16-17, F 1 Response Feb 22, 2012

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    I Do

    When I bottom out, I do cut myself. Its a high the feeling I get when the blade slides across my skin and the beautiful bright red blood comes gushing down my skin. For a brief moment, I know something beautiful can come from me.
    deleted deleted 26-30 Jun 25, 2013

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    Bloody Path

    X Marks The Spot,But Watch Your Step It’s a Bloody Trial.It’s Known To Start Off As A Painful Dangerous Path But Soon Enough You Become So Lost On The Path You Become Numb.You Start To Adapt.It’s Your Getaway. Your Little Secret Place.
    BlackroseVsWhiterose BlackroseVsWhiterose 16-17, F 1 Response Mar 26, 2012

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    I do it because I deserve it,

    and because I'm waiting to cut too deep...
    Ann1983 Ann1983 13-15, F Mar 24

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    Be Happy

    hey guys!!! life is short! try to be happy,im down all the time but i try to kill that! my friend told me the past is history,the future is a mystery, and now is a gift thats why they cal it the present!! lol,a little corny? i know! but i mean try laughing,laughing releases...
    krazytrinity krazytrinity 13-15, F 1 Response Jan 9, 2013

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    Burn

    i cut and burned alot for help because i was scared to ask for it. i have third degree burns on my arms and carvings on my legs, ive been diagnosed with self mutilation and i have been clean for 2 months and 16 days. i want to do it so badly because of things with friends and...
    Yankees2 Yankees2 16-17, F 1 Response Apr 16, 2011

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    I Cant Stop

    i started cutting when i was 12 years old, when i was 11 my grandpa was in the hospital dying of cancer me and my mom went to go see him and when he saw me he called me every name in the book and it crushed me. i cried and asked him whats going on and he said im no granddaughter...
    daynamay daynamay 18-21, F 1 Response Oct 8, 2012

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    I wanna cut so bad but there's nothing to cut

    with like wtf he doesn't even ******* care about me he cares about ugh I jae every ******* thing
    adoreeceleste adoreeceleste 16-17, F Feb 11, 2014

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    The Dangers Of Parrafin Wax

    I have been doing some extensive research on candles and found that parrafin is made of  petroleum oil. So NON soy candles have this cancerous combination of TOXIC ingredients [ crude oil , animal fat  dyes , and fake fragrance ]. NON soy candles can stain your clothes , your...
    humilitea humilitea 26-30, M Feb 29, 2012

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    I Don't Get It, But I Do It.t.

     It just happens! I can't control it anymore! It is taking over my life! A grand total of 1 amazing awesome guy knows I cut. Alot of my time is spent trying to hide the scars! It all started with the weed eater, and now it is every night that I cut. Today blood was dripping...
    dumbblonde dumbblonde 18-21 3 Responses Sep 30, 2008

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    My Story

    When I was 14 I first time cutted myself. I was still in highschool and I really didn't have friends, my schoolmates were beating me and I went to school social worker almost every day. That noone liked was bad, but when in summer a bad guy did something, i couldn't stand it...
    amantedeti amantedeti 22-25, F Mar 1, 2011

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    I Started Because

    i did so at first because i was completly deppressed, my friends had gone completly against me, and i hated it, and cutting was the only pain that i could control. i wasnt doing it to kill but just to have a distraction in away. i stopped for a while but recently started.... idk...
    highonanimeXD highonanimeXD 16-17, F 3 Responses Jan 19, 2009

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    Rush

    why... why must one slice with a razor feel so good? :'( i need help... why because thats what i rezort to... i say just one slice but it ends up being more... iam losing everyone to be in control... idk y i do this to myself i need help
    mearoundme mearoundme 13-15, F 1 Response Feb 9, 2013

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    This Is For " Bloodshot "

    My goal in life is to sell personal alarms that women can wear on them or pepper spray. In 1997 I rescued a woman from being beaten by her ex , I was on workmans comp and had the time to still help others. This person I rescued is now maaried and did not think she was going to...
    humilitea humilitea 26-30, M 1 Response Sep 27, 2011

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    I Cut My Skin When I'm Angry Or Sad

    I don't do it often, i don't normally get really angry, but if i do, then that's what happens. Last night me and my boyfriend of a year and half got into a fight, we had been to a Halloween party and both had been drinking, but he started being really nasty when we got home...
    AnonnGirl AnonnGirl 18-21, F 2 Responses Nov 1, 2013

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    Only a Couple Times

    I don't do it a lot. I've only done it a couple times, when the shame and anger against myself boiled over. I do it mostly with my fingernails, but I've also done it with a broken bowl, a razor blade, and a pocket knife. It helped me deal with my pain, and it was a way of...
    oahugirl77 oahugirl77 18-21, F 2 Responses Aug 10, 2008

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    I cut when I'm angry

    or sad I don't have any scars I'm just waiting for me to accidentally cut to deep and leave a scar
    butterflybaby123 butterflybaby123 13-15 2 Responses Mar 23

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    I cut myself when im sad

    because it gives me the feeling of being relieved. Although not completely.
    Annaambrose Annaambrose 16-17 Jan 12

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    It Makes Me Feel Better

    it all started when i was 12. i was being repetedly raped by my best friend and her uncle and i hated myself. i watched my best friends kill themselves and i wanted to feel something else. so i took a sharp knife and cut my arms. the pleasure i felt shocked me. i loved the rush...
    sebie sebie 16-17, F 5 Responses Jan 4, 2009

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    Too Much.

    I think mostly for me it's a...stress reliever and makes me focus on something different. I don't do it every time I'm upset just when I can't take it anymore. Something really has to push me to the edge for it to happen. In some ways I'm ashamed of myself for it but in some ways...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Jul 22, 2012

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    I Cant Seem To Stop

    i promised my mother i would stop after she foundout but then things just got alot worse . i didnt for about a month and then something happened and i just started again and it makes me feel like everything is better for a while but then something else bad happens that makes me...
    deswaq deswaq 16-17, F 3 Responses Sep 28, 2010

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    I Hurt Myself

    I was thinking about killing myself when I was 15. I had some problems then. Fist my dog's death, later my granpa's, new school and some other typical for that age problems. I thought about cutting my skin then too but i didn't do it. Probably it was a start of my depression wich...
    lovelessbutterfly lovelessbutterfly 26-30, F 4 Responses Oct 1, 2009

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    Related Experiences

    I don't do it very often, or at all, since I have little privacy and time.. but I do miss it. It would be nice in a sexual sense, to be cut not be a sadistic person, but someone...
    chairsmissing chairsmissing 22-25, F 1 Response 2 days ago

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    After my parents found out that I cut, I felt so sad and frustrated. I didn't feel like a weight just dropped off my shoulders bit instead it felt like more was piled on. I felt...
    yummythedrummer yummythedrummer 13-15, F 10 Responses Mar 30

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    I haven't seen my little guy for three months. I can't wait for his greeting again! The cutest is when he whimpers like he's gonna explode from excitement! 😊
    5354yyc 5354yyc 41-45, F Apr 9

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    Very easily. It doesn't really take much either. And when I get angry it is however not easily quelled. I sometimes just bottle up my anger and release it when I'm ready. When I'm...
    ThereIsNoName3 ThereIsNoName3 31-35, F 1 Response 9 hrs ago

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    I hate being skinny. Everyday I get at least 3 comments or strange looks. by strangers, but also by my friends and MY OWN FAMILY. First they call me 'lucky' and the next day ugly...
    zoeverheulen96 zoeverheulen96 18-21, F 1 Response Apr 5

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    Herpes is nothing but a skin condition, and will herpes kill you or your life? My answer is NO! Herpes is not a deadly disease and it should NEVER be defined as stigma, and it can...
    alicerichael alicerichael 22-25, F 1 Response 19 hrs ago

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    in the past I had a major struggle with depression. I listened to sad music when I was very sad and it made things worse. I would not recommend doing this.
    haley516f haley516f 16-17, F 1 Response 3 hrs ago

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    Two years ago I carved the words 'Die' onto my upper left arm and it is still there, faded but visible.I have been dealing with social anxiety[if that's what you could call it] for...
    Phoenixem Phoenixem 13-15, F 2 Responses 6 days ago

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    I'm very sad right now So my friend said something that was kinda of rude to me n I got mad n then my best friend who was sitting next told her that in mad at her n told each...
    Ashive2 Ashive2 13-15, F 1 Response 6 hrs ago

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    You know that moment that they show in movies were the bride sees herself in the mirror and starts to cry because she actually sees her own beauty. Not because she is told, and not...
    space4rent space4rent 36-40, F 20 hrs ago

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    Im angry at life, cos noone notice me and it is very hard for a human being living like this.
    tokyo60s tokyo60s 31-35, F 15 hrs ago

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    Im so angry.I was expecting to stay off tomorrow cause my class are going on a trip and the principal says if I don't she will come to the house I'm so ******* pissed I hate that...
    MusicLover4Eternity MusicLover4Eternity 13-15, F 13 hrs ago

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    i hate when ppl comment on my weight its so unnecessary
    darkprinsus darkprinsus 13-15, F 4 Responses 4 hrs ago

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    Oh seriously I never know what's going on and how will it end , people love to put they control into it all the time So I just get lil annoyed But God is good every plays out in...
    hunlove hunlove 31-35, F 1 Response 4 hrs ago

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    When I'm sad I play country music very very very loud....
    lorrena19 lorrena19 18-21, F 14 hrs ago

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    tea-cups are so cute when happy
    2b5h 2b5h 16-17, M 3 hrs ago

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