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I Feel Empty and Lost

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 176 People

    I Dont Know What Life Is.....

    Im not sure what i feel right now....my best friend is moving to Texas......i dont want her to leave....shes my only friend here at school.....shes moving away this summer which is in like...3-4 months. Idk. I feel empty. The school i go to is not good. I always feel left out and...
    peachesANDsunshineNOTREALLY peachesANDsunshineNOTREALLY 16-17, F 2 Responses Mar 16, 2013

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    Lost

    I have family and friends who probably cares a lot about me. But some how feel out of place when im with them. I dont feel like i exist. Im there but not really there. And it just hurts so much. It hurts so much more when they dont know how i feel and understands. I dont...
    Unconventional11 Unconventional11 22-25 1 Response Dec 20, 2008

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    Still Heartsick

    I feel so bad right now.  I wonder where she is now.  I feel so sad not knowing.  I told her we should give each other more time and space because for some reason she decided to bring up the same painful feelings I felt a month ago.  It hurts so much more this...
    deadlove deadlove 18-21, M 4 Responses Jan 26, 2009

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    Shared Something Today

    I shared something with someone today and I can't believe I admitted it ever.  I'm glad I shared it but it brought up all these ugly memories.  I know I should keep the past behind me but it is just too hard to overcome.  I once again feel lost and alone and sad...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Apr 5, 2010

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    The moment of "Empty" is upon me.

    I just don't know at this point in time what I'm to do, I keep on keeping on, yet today another 2 "unsuccessful" job application replies via email, that's 40 odd since the start of September, I've lost count since the year began honestly. I have direction but it's slipping once...
    PoeticMute PoeticMute 31-35, M Sep 22

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    Twoface

    if u believe in God then u believe in satin.. breath air or u could breath smoke... lift up life or carry the ground.... smile wide and frown so. how could i be this way?good then evil,rich then poor.... I love God but i hear satin whisperin in my ears. i feel hatred,then i feel...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Nov 16, 2011

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    Do You Know How It Feels When You Don't Even Fit Into Your Own Skin...?

    After my supposed best friend for life cut me out of her life recently, I'm not going to lie, it messed me up big time. Whenever I am surrounded by my friends, I feel even more alone than when I actually am by myself. I feel empty inside and I hate it. I don't know who to...
    xxWHATEVERxx xxWHATEVERxx 18-21, F 1 Response Jan 6, 2010

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    Meh

    i cant trust anyone about thing even my twin sister when you trust people they usually find away to throw back n your face or judge you and make you think you aren't equal to them because of tastes in styles entertainment or even our behaviour. no wonder so many people...
    NothingSpecial098 NothingSpecial098 18-21, F May 19, 2012

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    I'm Sorry!

    I have been feeling empty and lost for the last week...it's something I can't really explain...  I guess that's why I've been avoiding you...  I'm sorry...but I just can't talk about it or explain it..Please just give me time to figure it out...  I'm sorry my...
    tks tks 36-40, F 16 Responses Oct 26, 2009

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    My boyfriend and I just mutually ended our 3

    years. I know it was for the best but I feel lost. We agreed to still be best friends though. I just wonder what the future holds for us. Only time will tell.
    delicatefame delicatefame 18-21, F 11 Responses Jan 29

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    Idk why I feel empty sometimes. Even unwanted things don't happen or nothing happens at all,but I sometimes there's something in me like a "grudge" in my heart which makes me feel...
    yimmyyys yimmyyys 18-21, F Nov 7

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    I have a decent job...a decent family...a couple of close friends. I do not have to worry about having enough to eat, or a roof over my head or clothes to wear, but somehow...
    Zyberlinker Zyberlinker 22-25, M 2 Responses Nov 13

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    I don't know why but I feel so heartless like I'm so blessed to meet amazing friends and boys. Every single guy who liked me has treated me like a princess and do everything a girl...
    Angrysalads Angrysalads 18-21, F 2 Responses Nov 11

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    November 23, 2014 Today, im drained.. im empty..im broken.. im missing. life at home has been mentally killing me. everybody looks at me like a lazy pig whos no good for anything...
    kmisfit123 kmisfit123 18-21, F 21 hrs ago

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    Sometimes you feel your have everything but still something is missing.. You feel hungry but when you try to eat you don't feel like eating You buy expensive clothes...
    uselessguy uselessguy 36-40, M Oct 29

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    I want to be loved and accepted. Why am I so different? Will I ever be happy? Will I have to settle? I need a change, but do I want it? I want something else. I don't like the...
    lovelywarpedlemon lovelywarpedlemon 18-21, F 2 Responses Nov 7

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    Emptiness. I don't know what to feel actually. All the things I used to feel and know seem insignificant know... I feel that Im being left behind. It seems that everyone has...
    ChicaDee94 ChicaDee94 18-21, F 1 Response Oct 25

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    For my entire life until now, I've been raised with, and eventually imbibed in myself, that if I do things that are difficult and earn me prestige, I'll be satisfied with my life...
    twelves twelves 22-25 Nov 2

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    I never do anything other than school and sleeping. I don't feel much with friends. I need excitement in my life. It's a very weird feeling. Any suggestions?
    walkinwonder walkinwonder 16-17, F 1 Response 10 hrs ago

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    I just want to feel again. It's torturing
    ForTheFallen ForTheFallen 22-25, M Oct 31

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    Sometimes I browse through Facebook and seeing my friends going off and doing great and wonderful things and how they hang out with each other. Meanwhile I stay at home doing...
    sleepsoundsnice sleepsoundsnice 16-17, F 1 Response a week ago

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    Not a pleasant feeling... At all
    silentRegard silentRegard 16-17, F 3 Responses 5 days ago

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    I have a broken heart and I don't know what to do and I feel so lonely
    angelgregg angelgregg 18-21, F Oct 29

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    Have you ever felt like you are living the "American Dream" but it's more like a nightmare. Strong willed, passionate parents... Fight all the time. Amazing, loving significant...
    lydiathethingy lydiathethingy 13-15, F Oct 25

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    I need something or someone I need advice I need help.
    myownmind2 myownmind2 16-17, F 1 Response Nov 6

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    I try to be happy, I try to keep busy to keep my mind off things. But there is this void deep inside that I can't fill or get rid of. v.v
    MissxNightxDemon MissxNightxDemon 16-17, F Nov 15

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    nothing can erase the pain of losing someone you love you carry it with you for the rest of your life however long that may be the best you can hope for is that over time the...
    Kate197979 Kate197979 31-35, F a week ago

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    minniekoala minniekoala 22-25, F 1 Response Nov 15

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    Miss so many people that have passed on. You think it gets easier. I don't believe it ever will. 11 years ago Christmas day I watched my father draw his last breath after a long...
    moparfan68 moparfan68 46-50, M 3 days ago

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    I read my first post from 2012. I came a really long way. I attempted to say that I was so broken back then, but to be honest, am I truly fixed? Im stable enough to not cry in...
    loudsilence1 loudsilence1 26-30, F 2 Responses Oct 27

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    I used to be a happy, bubbly, exciting girl but now I feel empty, numb and weak. They're are so many things wrong with my past, present and more than likely my future. I'm finding...
    bethscottt bethscottt 18-21, F 3 Responses 5 days ago

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    Not sure why... I have everything going for me, save for a few things, but I just feel...empty. Like something substantial is missing...
    ph0x ph0x 26-30, F 1 Response Oct 24

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    I don't feel up to anything today i am tired and feel nothing i got hit twice in the face while playing basketball and yet i don't feel it and i could care less today. Is there...
    Cheshirecupacat Cheshirecupacat 13-15, F Nov 6

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    I'm really struggling with what to post here, how can i explain everything i feel when it's all knotted up inside? But here goes. I don't know why, or how but recently i'm losing...
    CaitlinBuchan97 CaitlinBuchan97 16-17, F 8 Responses Nov 6

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    Nothing new, may be. This feeling of 'lost'. Cause my life is lost long back. I am just breathing and dragging myself from one day to the next. Realizing I'm nothing to u, that you...
    EternalWanderer EternalWanderer 31-35, F Oct 31

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    He's everything a girl could ever want. Funny, cute, smart, well-off, good looking, charming, nice, sarcastic, body builder, romantic, caring... but why is something missing. He...
    notperfection notperfection 18-21, F 1 Response Nov 5

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    hello im new is this EP ; i just want to talk to someone because i really dont feel good !! i feel disappointed because nobody seems to care about me !! the people i always...
    Star123654 Star123654 18-21, F Nov 7

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    Do you ever just feel empty? Like, you want to cry, you're sad, but at the same time you can't feel it. Numbness just consumes you, taking over you, drowning you. You don't want to...
    loveyourselfalwaysxx loveyourselfalwaysxx 13-15, F Nov 12

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    Yeah I feel like I can't handle life anymore. It's too complicated and hard and I feel like I will be trapped feeling empty forever. People are so selfish and want to spend a life...
    littlemissrainy littlemissrainy 18-21, F 2 Responses Nov 5

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    my friend died today and im trying to be strong he oded in September was on life support but he pulled thru and went home but sadly it was still too late he was home for a few...
    Sweetcheeks0215 Sweetcheeks0215 31-35, F 1 Response Nov 6

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    Im trapped. Well i feel like it. Im wasting my life away in this town, this damn town, where all you can do is get high and become an alcoholic. This feeling of being trapped here...
    trappedgirl17 trappedgirl17 16-17, F 1 Response Nov 14

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    Hi. I am writing this because I just turned 21 years old in August and I feel completely lost in life. I have no idea what I want to do with life. I am currently in University...
    kad1102 kad1102 22-25, F 1 Response 4 days ago

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    Can someone help me with some friend advice ? Okay so i feel so lost!! So i'm in middle school and i have been with some friends in the same class for two years ... We were really...
    nonorawi nonorawi 13-15, F 1 Response Oct 28

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    Lost. Confused. I've been feeling really lost lately... Just really.... really.. directionless & confused about everything. I don't know whether it is just an instance in my life...
    loveaddict101 loveaddict101 31-35, F 2 Responses Oct 30

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    December 2nd will mark 2 years since my boyfriend passed away, and I can't even begin to accept how much time has gone by and how quickly it did. It feels like I just saw him...
    Yval Yval 18-21, F Oct 26

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