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I Feel Empty and Lost

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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 17 Responses Oct 26, 2009

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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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    Related Experiences

    I'm feeling empty and bored . I'm not feeling like doing anything .its just that my dad was scolding us the past couple days and I cried a lot . I'm not feeling exited for football...
    DrowningInPain2 DrowningInPain2 13-15, F Jul 1

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    I feel empty inside because I have no one to share my interests with. I'm not an only child but sometimes it feels like I am. My sister and I used to have a great relationship. We...
    adav218 adav218 13-15, M 1 Response Jun 22

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    My best friend turned against me. She liked this boy but he told everyone he liked me and i have no interest in him whatsoever. She soon turned the whole school against me. I have...
    teenfox teenfox 13-15, F 1 Response Jul 1

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    I feel so lost Out in the world by myself I have parents But they are not my family Im the outcast My body like a cold lifeless shell walking through the halls All the warm bodies...
    cloakedgarden cloakedgarden 13-15, F 1 day ago

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    Human emptiness. Have you ever read the Ian Fleming novel "Quantum of Solace" (no relation to the film, besides the title). It's about a man whose quantum (quantity) of solace...
    mjohansen mjohansen 22-25, M Jul 14

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    i just got rejected by someone i thought liked me for a while i was so sure...so excited, we flirted for at least 3 months probably longer....10 minutes ago i would be jumping off...
    Alicia26 Alicia26 16-17, F Jun 25

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    I don't understand myself lately. I've been feeling so empty.. So incomplete.. Perhaps because I lost my parents at an early age. I don't have many close friends. I am a loner and...
    pangitako pangitako 22-25, F 1 Response Jul 4

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    I think I've lost every feeling but this emptiness. I was feeling a lot better but it only lasted a few days. I never know what to do with myself. I don't even need to be happy...
    YouShouldHaveKilledMe YouShouldHaveKilledMe 18-21, F Jul 4

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    I have everything I could wish for yet I always have this empty feeling inside. I feel like sad but I don't show it. I always hide my feelings I don't wanna come across as weak...
    bballfanatic223 bballfanatic223 16-17, M 2 Responses Jun 29

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    I don't know how did it get to this point.. I feel like i have no one since I came back from a mental hospital.. everyone seems to get away from me like i am contagious or...
    alicegoneinsane alicegoneinsane 18-21, F 1 Response Jun 26

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    Hello: My name is Daniel and I'm 13-years-old. Recently I've felt sad, lonely, depressed, and empty inside. I feel like I have nothing to live for. I feel like my family is...
    GentlemanGhost101 GentlemanGhost101 13-15, M a week ago

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    I haven't eaten in a week. I feel so empty inside. Never have I felt so good. So clean. So pure. So good. My skin is softer. My head is clearer. My thoughts are racing. Feet...
    obeseoreo obeseoreo 18-21, F Jul 6

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    There is this void, this empty place that i can't fill. No mater what i try to do, it stays there. I feel alone inside-it doesnt matter who is around, or what im doing i cant shake...
    Kate197979 Kate197979 31-35, F 2 Responses Jul 14

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    Has anyone ever felt empty? Everything doesn't seem to be working out in your favor. You're battling with your insecurities. People walk out of your life and they're not being...
    mandyg14 mandyg14 22-25, F 1 Response Jul 2

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    I fall asleep with so much life and wake up so empty. So I get drunk to put that life back in me before I go to bed. It's a constant cycle.
    alexiaaaxx alexiaaaxx 18-21, F 1 Response Jul 6

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    I haven't felt anything for so long, I don't really know when it began. I feel the absence of emotion, it's like a tightness in the lungs, like it's pressing on me. Even when my...
    PeacefulVoid PeacefulVoid 16-17, M Jun 28

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    A soul needs nourishment, and everything that fills me up the most drains me emotionally. To feel so much. To feel so little. To feel so much. To feel so little. To feel...
    AphroditeComplex AphroditeComplex 22-25, F 3 Responses Jul 11

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    I feel sad to myself, I'm always comparing my self to my perfect sister, my confidence always go down down because she's really pretty naturally & she looks really young for her...
    hicapsj hicapsj 22-25, F 5 Responses Jun 22

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    How can I overcome not to be so insecure about myself? I get so insecure when it's comes to my sister everyone loves her and adores her and she's a beauty, & when were together...
    hicapsj hicapsj 22-25, F 1 Response Jul 3

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    But it's not a bad thing. At least I don't feel full of depression, full of anger, or full of hate today. I just feel like I'm in a state of limbo.
    reelman4372 reelman4372 31-35, M Jul 7

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    I am a useless 23 year old and just want everyone to give up on me life is too hard I just want to die but no one understands everyone thinks I should go to get "help" some in...
    tincan91 tincan91 22-25, M Jul 7

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    This emptiness inside me is becoming too big. It chokes me, it makes it hard to breathe. I feel like it's slowly crushing me from the inside out. I'm so scared and I'm so alone and...
    sproetje sproetje 18-21, F 5 Responses Jul 10

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    I feel like I am nothing but emptiness anymore. And this emptiness is becoming so big it's taking my breath away, it makes me gasp for air. I don't want to cry anymore, I don't...
    sproetje sproetje 18-21, F 1 Response Jul 14

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    I want to die so badly. What's the point in living if I can't feel anything with what in doing?
    WinterSkyout WinterSkyout 16-17, F 1 Response 4 days ago

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    i feel ost and dark no emotions pain pain no hope everyday has been a struggle ibe become some one that im reaally not the health person i shoild be i dont function like i used...
    hannahabbie hannahabbie 46-50, F Jul 11

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    I need someone to talk to pleAse!! Message me 😭😭😞
    depressedandana depressedandana 13-15, F 6 Responses Jun 28

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    Sometimes, I just don't know anymore.... I'm so hollow...
    HoldingOnToAir HoldingOnToAir 16-17, F 1 Response Jul 5

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    I am not sure that, for me, life is worth living.
    LonesomeBuffalo LonesomeBuffalo 26-30, M 1 Response Jul 8

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    It's been about 2 years but it's felt like forever. I want things to go back to the way they used to be. But it won't happen. She's relatively content with our situation at hand...
    adav218 adav218 13-15, M 1 Response Jul 10

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    So I'm at a railroad crossing with train going by slow. Wonder to myself, could I be fast enough to put neck on tracks after wheel goes by so the next wheel ends it all. Quick...
    mareric1968 mareric1968 46-50, M Jul 11

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    SlaveToMyBullshit SlaveToMyBullshit 18-21 4 days ago

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    Most of my life has been a complete mess. I had a terrible childhood, I was bullied, my dad has drinking problems, my mother has psychiatric problems, etc. And now, that my parents...
    DeniedWings DeniedWings 18-21, M 15 hrs ago

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    I've had some dark days in the 25 years of my life and this summer some new ones were added to that. I watched my mother die of cancer at 16, and within a year after her death, I...
    heartsofgold22 heartsofgold22 22-25, F Jul 9

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    I feel like there is no point to anything. If I like some thing or something excites me, its just left at that. I don't know how to turn the things I like into something, or even...
    haleyhazy haleyhazy 18-21, F Jun 24

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    for those people who are feeling empty, and that life is just pointless, and are just so tired of feeling empty, please talk to me, i have the solution, you will not lose anything...
    iamnoor iamnoor 13-15, F Jun 30

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    I just feel nothing empty. And tired of feeling empty. And nothing just none. And so it is way easier to smile. Easier than to smile while bearing pain inside isint it? I mean this...
    iamnoor iamnoor 13-15, F Jun 27

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    First off, I'm new here! Hey there!! Now, I hope someone can understand what I'm going through. I'm not trying to upset anyone by my post by the way. I have a few hard questions...
    Gal4321 Gal4321 18-21, F 2 Responses 6 days ago

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    I try to do things for him that I know he likes and enjoys, and I know he loves and cares for me-- but at the end of the day, I go to bed feeling empty and alone. I don't want to...
    NoYourComstock NoYourComstock 22-25, F 4 Responses 3 days ago

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    I lost my father in October 2013. He was the most gentle and loving soul ever! I never got to say good bye or tell him that I love him and this bothers me every single day. I miss...
    Pinksteroo Pinksteroo 26-30 3 Responses Jun 25

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