I Don't Want My Emotions to Control Me

Managing your emotions 144 People

    I Find This Very Hard....

    I am very emotional and sensitive and often find that I am ruled by my emotions. When I am hurt by someone I care about, it cripples me. I end up letting it overtake me and basically, I let the other person win. That person doesn't deserve that power and I know that deep down...
    deleted deleted
    1 Response Jun 22, 2012

    If It Continues

    If  my emotions continue to control me i will end up very sad, depressed and alone. I will push everyone away and i myself will never be happy.
    theylaughtheyyell theylaughtheyyell
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Aug 17, 2009

    I Saw This Group...

    And almost started crying, thinking that I'm just a little upset, no need for a group confirming my need of selfcontrol. That was when I started too cry. Hello group.
    sangpipip sangpipip
    Jul 20, 2010

    Emotional Abandonement

    After years of impulsively acting, I have come to learn that my emotional abandonement issues due to my parents divorce over twenty years ago. Not only did I attract partners with the same issues, but to not feel the emotional pain I wanted physical. I became addicted to body...
    DomsMom902 DomsMom902
    3 Responses Aug 17, 2009

    its what they say. you smile

    but your not truly happy. its a facade you pull. its so much easier to pretend like nothing is wrong rather than letting your emotions out. once you let your emotions out peoaple question you, people try to fix you, people pity you. they wonder why we dont show our true emotions...
    UnusualAngel UnusualAngel
    18-21, F
    Jan 11, 2014

    It is so annoying. I like a friend

    but when we go out alone he is distant and it hurts. I thought there would be more am emotional connection. But I guess we are just friends. I am just not g oing to tell him how I feel it defeats the puroose I just wish that I was a happy soul right now.
    malenia14 malenia14
    26-30, F
    Dec 7, 2013

    A Little Neurotic..?

    Sometimes I blame myself for feeling terrible even though I may know where the pain is coming from or fi Im just being emotionally irrational or downhearted or simply having mood swings. I soon learned its not like that at all, but there is always a trickle of doubt, as if the...
    DownsideUp DownsideUp
    Sep 11, 2010

    Gettng Emotions Out of the Way

    I learned early in my life that my emotions are very powerful things and can control all aspects of a life.  If just one is allowed to take control everythng from my thoughts to my actions are based on it's control. Once I figured this out and begin the very slow process of...
    Grits4life Grits4life
    46-50, F
    Aug 20, 2008

    My World Was Falling Apart And My Brother Suggested I Have A Cup Of Tea

    I have come so far.   I am a decent person, I know that I am smart, I work hard and believe deeply in God.  I have  been through unbelievable hardships in my life and I am finally seeing the light at the end of the tunnel.  My life is finally stable, even fun sometimes, but...
    smithsimon smithsimon
    46-50, F
    3 Responses Mar 18, 2011

    Finding Balance

    I have an emotional and logical side. I wish I could have the first one more in check,especially when it comes to love. The fact is in matters of the heart it is impossible to think straight. It is a feeling so it is pure 100% emotion.
    deleted deleted
    1 Response Aug 17, 2009

    Why Do People Let There Emotions Control Them

    we as people need to join a group to tell us how we can learn to control our emotions it will work if you want it to work
    pastor24 pastor24
    56-60, F
    1 Response Apr 21, 2011

    I Should Control It

    I can hardly breathe whenever I cry. My father will ask me what happened. Of course, I can't answer him 'cause I'm catching my breath. When he didn't get an answer, I'll get strikes from his belt again. I learned to control my emotions when he's at home. If there are no tears...
    dazzlingeyes dazzlingeyes
    18-21, F
    May 31, 2010

    Really Tough

    My emotions can dictate a lot. On the one hand, I think it's excellent. I trust my feelings. They tell me so much about a situation that would be impossible to glean by merely following hard facts. But because my emotions were royally effed with while growing up, I cannot remove...
    mmmcookies mmmcookies
    5 Responses Sep 18, 2008

    Emotional Victim ...

    I dont wanna be an emotional victim Unfortunately I am lol I couldn't control my anger as well as my vanity Truly I believe someday I could I would be a self-control person Who avoids confrontation and no longer a victim of emotions ...
    DollyDiva DollyDiva
    26-30, F
    4 Responses Sep 30, 2009

    Food Satisfye

    When I feel too much , too unsatisfied with things out of control , I like to turn toy food. Cakes, Indian food are my favorite. My mind can finally rest and analyze the joyful taste in my mouth. I like maple syrup and chocolate too. Sweetness in my mouth is the simplest joy. I...
    Mangostrawberrybanana Mangostrawberrybanana
    31-35, F
    Dec 3, 2013

    Sometimes They Do

     I am like a Volcano I Can be dorment For a long time.. Let things build on top and Huff and Puff and finally Blow... That's me Here the past Five months.My emotions Controll me whether it be anger, Sadness, Happiness it just takes over right now my emotion are an all time high...
    matthewsmommy matthewsmommy
    18-21, F
    Jan 18, 2011
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