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I Feel Empty Sometimes

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    Empty Or Peaceful

    Soemtimes it is a relieve not to feel anything, or to just feel empty. The pain is gone, at least for a little bit. Sometimes I am not totally sure if it's just emptyness or if peace has just taken mercy on my and decided to relieve some of my pain. Feeling empty is not always...
    Littledove Littledove 18-21, F 1 Response Oct 12, 2010

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    After spending the night with him cuddling

    and comforting me, I feel like I should feel something - anything at all, but I just feel empty
    SlightlySparkles SlightlySparkles 22-25, F 1 Response Feb 15

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    ...

    Today is one of those days.
    fungirlmmm fungirlmmm 41-45, F 5 Responses Jul 27, 2009

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    Top 5 Ideas Of A Healthy Breakfast

    Top 5 Ideas of a Healthy Breakfast They say that it’s important to eat a good breakfast. But is your breakfast always healthy and good for you? Here I offer you several recommendations (recipes) of a healthy breakfast.1. A healthy breakfast. Oatmeal.5 reasons to start your day...
    maurya1344 maurya1344 26-30, M Oct 15, 2011

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    So Many Years Together, Now I Feel Empty

    It wasn't easy for me to learn to trust my husband after having come from an abused background. It took a lot of time and work to let go of my fears and feel like I am with someone I can trust and be safe with. Someone that I thought would not hurt me or leave me. It was great...
    pmy123 pmy123 51-55 1 Response May 6, 2013

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    Sometimes

    And right now is one of those times. They ask, is it better to have love and lost or to never have loved at all? I have to spend no time pondering, for I know both simultaneously. I lost something I loved, and along with it went the illusion that it was ever real to begin...
    aeth3r aeth3r 16-17, M 1 Response Apr 27, 2010

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    I Don'T Even Know Why...

    I've just started college, it's hard but I really love it. I'm doing good really so I don't really know what's going on. A couple of weeks ago I started to feel ill and I got these horrible headaches and then the depression started up, I really haven't felt this down in a long...
    Allie423 Allie423 16-17, F Oct 17, 2013

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    I feel empty and full with stress at the same

    time. Sometimes I feel like fk it! Or why!? For what!? Then I feel urged to leave the house then when I'm out I just want to go back home ;( what's wrong with me. Maybe I need a person to punch, I have no where to hang a punching bag
    bitterlysweet bitterlysweet 22-25 1 Response Mar 22

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    My Kids

    I will not shere here my whole story.....but I have one........and my children are not with me, becuse perhaps of my view of life. I feel punished throgh my kids. Thank God, I have a place like EP to reach out to..........for comfort, for joy, for understanding...
    Candyapple1234 Candyapple1234 41-45, F Jul 7, 2011

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    Tonight

    Usually during nights, all the things forbidden by day: the thoughts, the dreams, the hopes and the unspoken words or ideas flow like wine once the sun departs the sky. Of course, some nights are curiously devoid of such things. Some nights you fail to hit that particular mix of...
    RoaringFlameLostinShadow RoaringFlameLostinShadow 31-35, M Jan 31, 2013

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    Today...

    Today I feel empty. I am confused and empty. My life is this big gap that seems to be unfillable.
    fresheyes fresheyes 22-25, F Jul 27, 2009

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    Now and Then

    i just get to feeling that there is non reason for my being.it scares me.i feel like i don`t really exsist .that i am nothing but a shell.then i wonder if it is even real.today,i have really felt empty.the knowledge of a freind lieing in a hospital bed ,close to death.it has...
    ghostofmyself ghostofmyself 36-40 1 Response Apr 7, 2009

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    7 Ways To Catch Your Husband’s Attention

    One of the oldest and the most sensitive human relationships is a relationship between husband and wife, where sincere attention to each other is very important. Husbands often feel a missing of women’s attention and even ignoring. Very often this is because of a woman’s...
    maurya1344 maurya1344 26-30, M Oct 24, 2011

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    Emptiness

    It's weird, I hangout with my friends or do something I love and I feel great, but when I leave and am home I have this "empty" feeling. Not really sure what's causing it or why, i have fun or whatever and then when I'm by myself, bam the empty feeling just hits me. I was never...
    marx5 marx5 18-21, M 1 Response May 11, 2013

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    Bipolar much????

    And not only sometimes, but many times.  It's really kinda strange, even to me.....I'm either so full of feeling I'm about to burst or have none at all....hmmmm
    lonesurvivor lonesurvivor 51-55, F 2 Responses May 21, 2010

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    Still All Alone

    I feel empty when the story ends the book has finished the film credits roll.. The end of a song... When reality hits.. And I remember.. I'm still all alone.
    deleted deleted 26-30 Aug 12, 2013

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    I'm currently in high school and suffered from clinical depression since i was in 7th grade. I had a difficult childhood, I wasn't abused and actually my parents are very good to...
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    why like this? is this real me? nobody cared about me.. I feel i'm dead but alive..if i die will they cry for me.. but if i die i just run away isn't? do i have to feel this so i...
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    Just woke up, feeling regret and unhappy
    jon1981 jon1981 31-35, M 1 Response Apr 10

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    Lost count of how many days since showering, but no one is around to be offended by it. All time low... And I feel like I am where I belong.
    foreversadsam foreversadsam 26-30, F 3 Responses 2 days ago

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    It's not just sometimes, I feel like blank almost all the times. When I meet people, when I'm in social situations, my mind is like blank, I don't have anything in my mind that I...
    kekehuang kekehuang 36-40, F 1 Response Apr 3

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    I've known my current dorm mate for 2 months and I'm afraid of getting attached. Last year many people told me that they want to be good friends and ended up never talking to me...
    QueenofdaJungle QueenofdaJungle 18-21, F 1 Response Mar 25

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    I have a tendency of having too many things going on at one time. I feel like I'm taking to long to set my career in line. .. I'm overwhelmed
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    I do not know why I have this void in my personality. Something is missing. It is an unnerving sensation of disconnect that seems to dominate who I am. The shell I am living in is...
    rrevetahw rrevetahw 18-21, F 4 Responses Mar 23

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    It's times like these I wish I had a gun to blow my brains out. Life has always hit me with extremely painful experiences. In this mood, I just don't care.
    IAimForHonor IAimForHonor 18-21, M Apr 5

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    I'm felling unhappy and thinking a lot!😒
    asshlleee asshlleee 13-15, F 1 Response Apr 10

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    My life is turning around for the better... But I have an emptiness on the inside I should have foreseen coming, but was to stubborn and in denial. Question is am I willing to risk...
    Anonymousboy777 Anonymousboy777 16-17, M 2 days ago

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    I don't really know what's wrong with me. Next I'm happy, then I'll just feel empty Sometimes I feel so inspired to do something, then when i'm about do it, I just feel drained all...
    nocturnalninja nocturnalninja 18-21, F Apr 1

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    Ive never been emotionally attached to anyone. Not even my parents and familly. I always feel like Im just driffting while everythinings moving along very fast. I started feeling...
    tikani tikani 16-17, F 6 days ago

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    I feel out of place at times. I've left various groups of friends. I've cut my bonds before. I even lost all my emotions at a time and broke out of a relationship I had. I...
    HandsomeRocker HandsomeRocker 18-21, M Apr 10

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    5 months ago, I met a wonderful, attentive man through online dating. I'd just started a new job and was looking to meet new people, so when M* entered onto the scene, I was happy...
    moggymawr moggymawr 22-25, F Apr 1

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    getting fkd over by my ex and my closest friends, to meeting the only person who actually cares about me, is gone in a year or two. opening up to people who either stab you in the...
    basedgodschild basedgodschild 16-17, F 1 day ago

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    At this point, after so much grief and trouble, I just feel empty. sad and just an empty shell. like I have a big hole right through me. and somehow I get up everyday like some...
    endofseptember endofseptember 22-25, F 1 Response Apr 7

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    The first day we met eachother i resented him. He made my blood boil. He made me want to scrach every limb of his body and make it hurt, but then i got to know him. His annoying...
    drivefast drivefast 16-17, F Mar 19

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    Help anyone. I don't know why but I have a strong urge to cut. I've never cut myself before so I don't why I feel this way. Maybe its because I feel empty and dead inside...
    lolfatimah103 lolfatimah103 16-17, F 1 Response Mar 27

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    I live in a pretty good family. But i allways feel like im missing something. My mom is the nicest human being. My dad helps me and buys me things that I want, but somehow i still...
    alexandra1539 alexandra1539 13-15, F 5 Responses Apr 9

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    Lately I feel like I am just missing out some something. Life. Adventure. Happiness. Something. And its killing me. I just feel empty and I just need something to distract me...
    quinnandsuch quinnandsuch 16-17, F 1 Response 2 days ago

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    I do appreciate my life and all, but if I cold change my amount of liveable years with a dying person, I would. I'm not selfish enough to commit suicide and I just couldn't. I have...
    apatheticcoldheart apatheticcoldheart 18-21, F Mar 31

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    I feel frozen sometimes, like I'm not moving forward the way I should be. I've always wanted a family. When I was 16 I had a plan.... go to college, find a career, get married by...
    fairgoddess fairgoddess 22-25, F 1 Response Apr 5

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    I didn't knew I still had so much sadness inside of me. Until someone stepped into my life again, and gave me attention. While I had been on my own for a long while, I was fine...
    CactusHugger CactusHugger 18-21, F Apr 9

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    I feel like no one really cares... I have friends, family and a boyfriend but I still feel alone sometimes. I wish it was like the movies and you phone someone, tell them you feel...
    OverThinker123 OverThinker123 18-21, F Mar 21

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    Hey guys I feel alone sometimes I dated many boys but behind my back my bffs says i am a h o e don't and they say that I date like 1 million each day What do I do...
    mustacheo1 mustacheo1 13-15, F 1 Response Mar 28

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    My girlfriend wanted me to go with her to her family's house and I told her that I was tired of going there and did not want to because I feel like they all dislike me. I want to...
    inaloop inaloop 18-21, M 5 days ago

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    I have had a wonderful relationship filled with passion with my girlfriend for the past year. Since the beginning However I have seen her always stressed and always about being a...
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    imerosiie imerosiie 18-21, F 1 Response 4 days ago

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    Ok here it goes..... I'm more than your slave, your baby, your sugar or your toy. I have feelings too. Sometimes I would like to meet someone who would just listen to me and be my...
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    hi everybody. today............! its so boring yaar. i feel why sometimes we have face this type of situations
    amruthasmily amruthasmily 18-21, F 1 Response Mar 31

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