Post
Experience Project iOS Android Apps | Download EP for your Mobile Device

I Don't Comfort Eat

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 29 People

    I Forget To Eat

    Whenever I feel depressed or sad I literally forget to eat. I don't get hunger pains, or any of the other signs of hunger. I don't know why, never really thought about it until I saw this group on someone's profile. It won't phase me at all to go days without eating, doesn't even...
    SweetlyLingering SweetlyLingering 70+, F 1 Response Feb 14, 2012

    Your Response

    Cancel

    More Likely To Starve

    In the past, when I've been depressed and at my worst, food has always been the last thing that I'd desire. To me, the feeling of being crushed and devastated overrides hunger. I've felt a heaviness for months at a time.. a feeling of impending doom and general emptiness, right...
    wtfwolf wtfwolf 18-21, M 2 Responses Feb 6, 2010

    Your Response

    Cancel

    I Really Don't

    If you saw me in person you would think, "Oh, a fatty. She must eat all the time." -_-But that couldn't be further from the truth. I recently started documenting my daily food intake, and according to my weight and height, I actually don't eat ENOUGH. Yeah, I was surprised too...
    SpiritOfTheRabbit SpiritOfTheRabbit 31-35, F Oct 5, 2011

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Guilt ...

    I dont comfort myself by eating .. since after doing such thing I feel so guilty and stupid .. There're so many ways to comfort yourself but eating .. It makes you feel fat and disgusting .. Comfortable for a while then regret forever ..
    DollyDiva DollyDiva 22-25, F 5 Responses Jan 24, 2010

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Related Experiences

    It's not like I don't like eating in front of everybody, but I just don't feel comfortable eating with anyone except my family and my close friends. I always feel like other people...
    eclairec eclairec 16-17, F 1 Response Nov 16

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I got with my bf 2013 but I had split with him june this year. I had enough he and live quite far apart. But thought being in touch by phone this be fine. Wemmeet at his place on...
    stupid28 stupid28 31-35, F 1 hr ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I can't handle real life drama. I start shaking and sweating. I just want out. Don't stick me in the middle of all this.
    Fishees Fishees 16-17, F 1 hr ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Sometime back I was reading a post written by a lady saying she would not like to block anyone.Why do we block people? I block when someone is rude or sends me messages I don't...
    restored87 restored87 46-50, F 41 mins ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    A little set up for you: I'm a 19 year old girl. Portuguese. Lived in England most of my life. Born in SA. Confident in my appearance. I write. I draw (at university, so it's legit...
    exulansis exulansis 18-21, F Nov 3

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I'm fat. That's just the way it is. I'm not some person who weight 110 lbs & think they're huge. I'm actually big. I love food. Have always loved food. I have been overweight...
    RubyLane RubyLane 41-45, F 2 Responses 5 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    When I tell people that I don't want to eat or that I'm not hungry they automatically assume I just don't like food or that I'm anorexic but that's not the case. Truth is I...
    lolitamunchkin lolitamunchkin 16-17, F 1 Response Nov 16

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Let me start with a letter I wrote to "D" just tonight, and set the stage for where this tumultuous last 3 weeks has already put me... "I hope u can understand why I am writing...
    peachesftw0320 peachesftw0320 26-30, F 1 Response Nov 15

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I in fact only eat like One or two... I don't know why, but it started a while ago.. I used to eat Three meals a day, but it slowly cut down. Sometimes I throw my dinner away, all...
    PendalWitch PendalWitch 13-15, F Nov 20

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Home I want a comfortable, warm, welcoming, home where I can show my personality and creativity I want to be comfortable hosting small social events at home I want a sense of...
    elevating elevating 36-40, F 4 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I'm nothing like anyone in my family. I have different likes and dislikes than everyone in my family and I get complete **** for it. I find comfort dressing in all black while...
    AshLovesLink AshLovesLink 18-21, F 1 Response Nov 2

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I've been married for 13 years. My wife has put on weight since our last child (he is 11). Because of her weight and fitness we can not make love successfully. It's been probably...
    crossvilledavis crossvilledavis 41-45, M 3 Responses Nov 10

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I hate skinny haters. Hating on skinny people won't make a person any thinner or prettier. It just makes them look like a fat, insecure person. Sometimes they don't take into...
    CantankerousBabe CantankerousBabe 26-30, F 2 Responses Nov 4

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Earlier in the week, one of my coworkers was going off on a rant about working. I didn't catch all of it, but as I was walking in, I overheard him say the following: "....the...
    GiantKaiju GiantKaiju 22-25, M 1 Response Nov 17

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I mean I don't really exercise minus dance and yoga . I eat junk food constantly because I'm too busy to cook for myself and no one takes out food I eat . I smoke . It's a habit...
    Alylovespuppies Alylovespuppies 18-21, F 4 Responses 5 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I eat too much meat. Should probably go have a carrot but I don't eat carrots before bed, the rabbit does though.
    userabc123 userabc123 18-21, M 5 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Why? Why did you feel the need to ask my name and why did you feel the need to introduce yourself? I have seen you around for months and you never felt the need to say one word...
    socialdis socialdis 41-45, M 1 Response 2 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I have been this way for as long as I can remember. My life has only ever had snippets of definite direction. You might think I would be used to it by now, but no. There are times...
    Heellover Heellover 36-40, M 5 Responses Nov 3

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I don't believe everything happens for a reason. There is so much in each of our perceived little realities that simply cannot be predicted. Horrible things happen where fault...
    Unalike Unalike 18-21, M 1 Response Nov 7

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I said college would be a rebirth experience for me, because I truly am starting from zero. But in order to start over successfully, I needed to have already gained the skills...
    Shamandora Shamandora 16-17, F Nov 14

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I hope this doesn't make me sound rude. I just don't think I would feel too comfortable with it. I heard a lot of people say insulting things to people who date outside their Race...
    InvaderGashloog InvaderGashloog 70+, F 4 Responses Nov 18

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I don't feel comfortable in a swimsuit with my body type. Not even a one piece I just don't want others to see my stretch marks and I don't like my thighs
    AshCakes AshCakes 18-21, F 1 Response a week ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I am in pain..emotional pain..I feel lost and alone.. Yet I have a good hard working husband, and four beautiful healthy children, a house, cars, big back yard, a pool...etc.. Not...
    Sorrentina Sorrentina 41-45, F 3 Responses 9 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Everyone thinks they have everything figured out and that they have the entire picture. No one does and no one in this family really understands me and really listens. They just...
    nomadventurist nomadventurist 18-21, F 4 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    This experience has come about from a recent conversation I was having with someone on here. It started fairly late last night, so I didn't get a chance to respond. To his...
    Mmmcherries Mmmcherries 46-50, F 6 Responses Oct 31

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I remember when I was 5 I was sitting outside and I looked up at my older sister and told her. I don't belong here, she looked at me and said what do you mean? I replied with I don...
    mikaleigh mikaleigh 22-25, F 1 Response Nov 2

    Your Response

    Cancel
    No I don't. I don't have one. Cos facebook is gay and is full of online drama and is just too childish and is for teens. They have a lot of drama here too bit its calmer and more...
    OKPunk OKPunk 18-21, M 1 Response Nov 4

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I don't get people one minute they are on your side supposedly protecting you from everything they care about you so much but the minute you do something they don't like just...
    dvinemarie dvinemarie 16-17, F 1 Response Nov 6

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I don't like using public restrooms not because I that think it's gross, but I just don't feel comfortable. I'm paranoid. "What if I forgot to flush the toilet, others will know...
    eclairec eclairec 16-17, F 1 Response Nov 16

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I fully respect all who choose to wear makeup - women, men, etc. - but I don't feel comfortable in it. All my life I've had my sisters or close friends who just did my makeup for...
    spiffyoctopus spiffyoctopus 18-21, F 2 Responses Nov 17

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I really don't most days. I think seeing couples holding hands is sweet and makes me smile when I notice it. I like it when I catch one of those I will miss you so much goodbye...
    DizzyGreenEyes DizzyGreenEyes 18-21, F 1 Response 5 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I am a 21 year old college student. I have a narcissistic personality disorder, but am seeing a counselor and dealing with it day to day.My family has supported me my entire life...
    Anon0ne Anon0ne 18-21, M 1 day ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I don't fit in with my family... My family is outgoing and comfortable with who they are. Me... Well I am becoming anorexic and bulimic. This hasn't been my whole life, I recently...
    forevernotmyself forevernotmyself 13-15, F 1 Response Nov 2

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I've never told any of the guys I've dated that I love them. Even though I was young and dumb, I knew what that word meant and I respected its meaning. But I think I could love...
    MLEw MLEw 13-15, F 1 Response Nov 8

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I'm Steve, an older gay guy. I like the quiet life, usually much more comfortable away from the scene. (I’m also a nudist, but usually only at home - What can I say? I hate...
    MelbourneSteve MelbourneSteve 56-60, M 4 Responses Nov 10

    Your Response

    Cancel
    people just don't like talking to me and I don't know why. I always feel so alone in whole life, no friend, no good relation with family.. I gave a bad bf.. everything just got so...
    Jaa190 Jaa190 18-21, F 2 Responses Nov 11

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I hate disappointing myself and others. So, needless to say, giving up really isn't an option for me. My sister didn't give up while she lay in bed, struggling for breath, before...
    ThisIsJustForFun ThisIsJustForFun 13-15, F Nov 19

    Your Response

    Cancel
    What more lies will unravel? Why couldn't he just tell me to my face? I bet he wasn't working all of those weekends. I bet he wasn't falling asleep on me at 9 and even 8:30 at...
    WingsofTime WingsofTime 22-25, F 1 Response 16 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I used to have a flat stomach. My thighs didn't even touch. I had an eating disorder, as a teenager throughout most of high school. Now im in college and I weigh twice as much as...
    confuziiled confuziiled 18-21, F 1 Response Nov 3

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Lots of things have happened today. I'm so used to putting up walls that my mind tries to block everything out and I end up binge eating. I'm upset but I don't know if that's just...
    LittleMissIntrovert LittleMissIntrovert 16-17, F 2 Responses Nov 14

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I am 34 years old. to make a long story short I have tried going to college on two separate occasions. because of my unstable home I had to start making decisions as to either use...
    maddie1980 maddie1980 31-35, F 3 Responses 3 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    ok...so its not my kids candy because I don't have kids yet but...the candy that I have left over from trick or treaters is my downfall!!! I cant stop!! I have had way too much...
    ToBeYours ToBeYours 26-30, F 11 Responses Nov 3