I Feel As If I Don't Know How to Feel

Do you ever feel like a dummy who just reacts emotionally since you feel you have to? 423 People

    Ever feel as though your world around you is

    crumbling, like if you don't have somethign to hold on to, then your walls will fall and everything will fall apart? NO... Well I do all the time. It's strange because when I truly think about it, I can't explain how I feel... there's so many emotions and thoughts that...
    codenamekidnextdoor codenamekidnextdoor
    26-30, F
    1 Response Dec 27, 2014

    I am numb and getting sick

    if it. why me? it's hard living life when you feel no love or no emotion.
    Ang012685 Ang012685
    31-35, F
    Apr 8, 2015

    Lately I feel as if I'm loosing my emotions.

    ..it's been slow but I notice it's happening...I just don't care about anything or anyone that much anymore and I've started to do some cold emotionless things that surprise me each time it happens...When this started I remember thinking that I was still stuck in the same...
    1 Response Jun 12, 2014

    My husband and I have 3 children .

    We have been married for 8 years . We have lived with my mom most of that time to help her out . My husband told me either we move out or he does but that he can not live with my mom any more . My daughter who is 7 is crushed by the idea of moving out . My mother is crushed...
    Questioningashes Questioningashes
    Jan 30, 2014

    I don't know if I should be sad

    or frustrated or infuriated......
    Leopard3487 Leopard3487
    22-25, F
    3 Responses Dec 26, 2014

    Okay likely I've been feeling really bad

    and miserable. I cryed like at 6:00 in the morning because I felt really bad. and I was stressing over how I felt. there's a lot I could say. So here it is. I'm feel so bad because I feel like because help me. like my little sister. but I'm so rude to her and I don't act like i...
    sweetparis101 sweetparis101
    22-25, F
    Jan 25, 2014

    My uncle died, but i never really met him.

    My mom told me to make my dad feel better because his brother had cancer. The next day my dad comes from work (friday) and when he's on the phone i find out my uncle is dead. I cry in my sisters lap. On Monday my friend ask me if i'm alright and i start crying. The rest of the...
    sensativenobody sensativenobody
    16-17, F
    1 Response Jan 21, 2014

    Especialy Now

     i have a freind who is terribly sick.she has given up.and wants to die.she has had 40 operations since feb. and it is tearing me apart to see her like that.my mom is dieing from hypoxemeia, says she hopes they would give her something to knock her out.even if it meant it...
    ghostofmyself ghostofmyself
    1 Response Jul 23, 2009

    I am SO relieved others feel this way.

    I seriously always think I'm the only one.. its a real shame :( I wouldn't wish this on my worse enemy, sorry for all of us that go through it
    freeebird freeebird
    22-25, F
    3 Responses Jun 16, 2014

    My boyfriend and I ha e been together

    for 2 yeara now and ever aonce weve been together iI realize how much we changed.. I realized especialy how much he changed. He acts really different around me i sont know how to explain.. hes really on and off. I obviously ask him if there was something that is bugging himm...
    l0velygirrl l0velygirrl
    18-21, F
    Mar 22, 2014
    Jin777 Jin777
    22-25, M
    Dec 30, 2014
    trysten778 trysten778
    18-21, F
    Nov 10, 2014

    Do you ever get that feeling like their is no

    point anymore? Everything is going wrong. You feel like you cant be happy. And if you do smile its just to keep how you really feel a secret. I feel like everything that could possibly go wrong has gone wrong. I feel depressed and drained. All at once. I wish i could just end it...
    melissalucy melissalucy
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Jan 9, 2014

    Ok, so there is this guy

    who is head over heals in love with me, but I dont connect with him on all the same levels that he does with me. Each day he pleads for me or hints that he wishes I was with him, but I just know that it would never work out. Whenever I talk to him about my day (or whatever the...
    crystalastrid crystalastrid
    Dec 10, 2013

    I think sometimes people forget what it’s

    like to really feel to much, all the time. I can’t see any good coming out of these situations. This colliding phase doesn’t seem to end, the depressing part is it started before I understood what I was getting into. I just want them to be happy and yet I don’t want to...
    xsnowhite1012x xsnowhite1012x
    Nov 20, 2015

    It seems like no one wants to have a deep

    and meaningful conversation with me, Im always there for others but they never return the gesture.
    AlisonAnnAbby AlisonAnnAbby
    26-30, F
    1 Response Apr 5, 2015

    Nothing has been going well

    for me, losing friends, not sure if I'm ever going to get my life back on track, can't seem to find the right person for me,because when I think I do, something goes horridly wrong
    jacobsme jacobsme
    22-25, M
    Jun 27, 2014

    I'm a pretty happy person

    for the most part; I tend to be pretty positive and look on the bright side of things but lately I've been feeling different. I had been feeling so confident about myself and was coming out to more people, but now I have no desire to tell anyone else even though I want people to...
    trevb22 trevb22
    22-25, M
    1 Response Nov 22, 2014

    I'm feeling numb. I'm going through life atm

    without feeling a thing towards my husband (cheated on me) It's as if I'm going through the daily motions until we are able to separate. I do not feel anything towards him. Is anyone in the same place? Or has been??? Does this mean my marriage is really over?
    samfb3 samfb3
    Dec 11, 2013

    I think logically, and the only real emotions i

    have are frustration and compassion. I get really frustrated when people are stupid, but I also worry about people when they're sad and I value the humblest people the most. Despite this simple outlook, sometimes i just don't feel at all. I can be a machine sometimes, spewing...
    thedifferent thedifferent
    26-30, M
    Feb 12, 2014

    I don't know if I should answer him "yes",

    because I don't know which is which, is it because I love him or pity him? I don't even know what should I feel about him right now.Seeing his vulnerable side, I really... I don't even know what's the word for it. I don't wanna hurt him nor lead him on anymore, I just wanna be...
    Sakihiro Sakihiro
    18-21, F
    Aug 22, 2014

    I think my girlfriend likes to seduce her dad.

    He compliments her allot. She wears no bra when we are going to be around him and really short skirts or shorts with no panties on. One day I even caught him staring at her when she bent over (her *** was all out). And in the kitchen I caught him rub his hand across the lower...
    MrSecretGuy MrSecretGuy
    31-35, M
    Aug 22, 2014

    I feel like something g should be happening my

    best friend almost died two months ago in a skiing accident and everyone was crying but I didn't feel like it would drastically change my life I didn't really feel anything it feels like something should make me nervous or anxious but I don't care I can't seem to feel
    nannalovet113 nannalovet113
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Jul 21, 2015

    He never admitted it

    but I knew he really liked this other girl... maybe even loved while we were together, and she hurt him and he always talked about and cried over her.... I told him to put him out of his life because it was hurting him, me and us and he said he would, this was like a year ago...
    WentAway WentAway
    22-25, F
    1 Response Dec 30, 2014

    Is It Just Me Or...

    There are guys that I like a lot and know for a fact that I would be all over given the chance. But do those feelings come after a while of being in a new relationship or...? I probably sound like a superficial *** but my boyfriend is the same age as I am he is a little immature...
    ALHerring ALHerring
    18-21, F
    Jul 28, 2012

    During my pregnancy, birth,

    and the raising of my daughter her father has given me about 1000 reasons not to trust him and to hate him. Sometimes I don't know why I'm still with him. He doesn't seem to want either of us around. Because of how he has hurt and let me down I am cold and mean to him, and I...
    ninjacakes ninjacakes
    26-30, F
    Mar 18, 2014

    All the time I seem lost with out feelings.

    I don't know how to explain it but it's strange. It seems like I'm faking each day to be happy.
    Deuz Deuz
    22-25, M
    Dec 23, 2014

    I am recently divorced

    and am dating a divorced man who wants an exclusive relationship. I like him a lot but not sure if he likes me or the thought of me.
    honeywaters170 honeywaters170
    41-45, F
    1 Response Dec 22, 2014

    I often get the feeling I should be feeling

    something, that there should be more of my emotional self invested in the things that are happening in my life. When I fight it and try to "let it out" it feels like stomping on the gas pedal of a car without turning the key. You get that initial jump of what you normally would...
    TheyjustcallmeB TheyjustcallmeB
    18-21, M
    1 Response Jun 9, 2015

    I don't know if I can express my emotions the

    same way other people do. I'm afraid people might get the idea that I have none. What should I do?
    Jojoboy56 Jojoboy56
    Jan 1, 2014


    Strange, That's how I feel, Not knowing, Quite how to feel, It's weird, I know, I feel, I just don't know.
    startinover1 startinover1
    Apr 2, 2012

    what is true friendship anyway?

    the more i share my feelings the more i regret doing so coz people dont give a ****! they truly dont which is ok as long as they atleast pretend to care, but when they dont even pretend to care about your problem then they cant be called your good friends either coz a good...
    Nishitaa Nishitaa
    26-30, F
    Jan 2, 2014

    Sometimes Sometimes ,

    I can see the world for all that is really is . I can here the sounds that others can not . I can smell things other do not . I can see the bad and the good in all of it . Sometimes , the world can see all that I am . I do not want them to be able to see me . I want to blend in...
    Questioningashes Questioningashes
    1 Response Dec 11, 2013

    It's inevitable... There comes a point in your

    life when you painfully realize who matters, who never did, who won’t anymore, and who always will. And in the end you learn who is FAKE who is just USING you, who is TRUE, and who would risk it all for you.
    camiller21 camiller21
    26-30, F
    Dec 15, 2013
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