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I Feel Empty Sometimes

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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 22-25, M 1 Response May 11, 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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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 no friends because they all hate me. I feel like i have no one. Im trying to be optimistic but hey im still feeling empty (: ):
    teenfox teenfox 13-15, F 2 Responses Jul 1

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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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    Many years ago I died The coffin was sealed I

    laid there Lifeless in my dead zone But if you had looked into my eyes you would have seen me flying thru the universe I used mind travel to go everywhere No one could stop me No one could keep up with me Yet in the end I came right back Such naiveness To think I could or...
    IrisROE IrisROE 56-60, F 1 Response Aug 24

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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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    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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    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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    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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    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 3 Responses Jul 27, 2009

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    Related Experiences

    I do. But that is mostly because my life is empty. My life is a loop of dull, quiet, empty days. Wake up, eat, sit by the computer for several hours, eat, go back to bed. I hate...
    MissClueless MissClueless 16-17, F 3 Responses 1 day ago

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    I guess that's how I feel. Empty and all alone. Listening to 3 Libras isn't helping either. Haha...
    TransmutedHeart TransmutedHeart 18-21, F Dec 4

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    I don't why but I feel hopeless sometimes. I fight sadness but sometimes its just stronger than me so I sit down and cry for my feelings .I wish I can change those feelings but it...
    denez denez 22-25, F 3 days ago

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    Sometimes. Even during medication for my depression, I feel no emotion. Like a deflated balloon. I just turned 28 and I'm so sad to share I've never been on a date or had a...
    feint30 feint30 26-30, M 3 Responses 3 days ago

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    Sometimes I feel there is a hole inside me... An emptiness that, at times, seems to burn. I think if you lifted my heart to your ear, you could probably hear the ocean. And the...
    Kate197979 Kate197979 31-35, F Dec 11

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    Sometimes I'll be sitting in a crowded room and watch everyone else be happy...but I just feel like I'm missing something. Why am I not able to join in on the conversation? I don...
    ComplicatedGirl18 ComplicatedGirl18 18-21, F 3 Responses Dec 3

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    Sometimes. Other times, I feel like I have the most beautiful inner world.
    SugarKaneFarrow SugarKaneFarrow 22-25, F Dec 11

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    I'm... I'm happy but I'm hallow... Sometimes I don't know if I'm even happy, I have all of the things, the family and friends, the relationship and the school work.. But why.. What...
    naco26withcheese naco26withcheese 13-15, M 2 Responses Dec 10

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    I just don't feel like anyone gets me, Like I connect. And that makes me feel alone and empty.
    InSideBattle InSideBattle 18-21, F 1 Response Dec 11

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    Last night felt the coldest I’ve ever felt in awhile. I felt empty and broken. I knew this was coming but I always thought it would get better. I am lost for words cuz it’s...
    norcalkaylala norcalkaylala 26-30, F 1 Response 4 days ago

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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 1 Response Nov 23

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    So this has been going for quite a while I didn't even notice it so much until recently, it has been unbearable. I feel absolutely nothing. I can smile, laugh, cry but I don't...
    learm25 learm25 16-17, F 1 Response Dec 10

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    Today all my thoughts seem to be turning to bitterness, and all my hopes are being extinguished. I feel like Esther did in the book "The Bell Jar" she began to see all the flaws...
    CaitlinBuchan97 CaitlinBuchan97 16-17, F 10 Responses Dec 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 Nov 23

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    So, I have no feelings and it is pretty damn awesome. But I am extremely bored. I need something exciting to happen. And as it doesn't I came to the next conclusion: I don't have...
    pixie9 pixie9 18-21, F 1 Response Dec 2

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    I really dislike myself again, I keep comparing my self to my sister, I feel like she's the perfect child. My parents love her, and everyone she's naturally pretty age don't have...
    Imbabybear Imbabybear 22-25, F 2 Responses Dec 1

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    I wish i was missed, i wish i was lobed, i wish i had provided something that made me missable but i guessnot - it hurtsand i feel like a ghost
    Kate197979 Kate197979 31-35, F 1 Response Dec 3

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    What is there to feel at the beginning my pages were filled with excitement and love stories and all of the sudden they turned blank and they keep flipping turning into black!
    MermaidUnderneath MermaidUnderneath 18-21, F Dec 5

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    I have this emptiness within me I don't understand.for some f the day when I'm talking to people I feel fine . Then when I'm alone it's like there a hole in me ...something is...
    yourlittlekitten yourlittlekitten 18-21, F 2 Responses Dec 11

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    Sometimes I feel alone. I'm chlosterphobic (not sure if I spelled that right) I feel like the world is going to close up on me and gong to die of depression and anxiety. Ya I have...
    cantsaymynamesorry cantsaymynamesorry 13-15, F Nov 22

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    Having no mom and a father who works two jobs - one almost every night - can sometimes be very stressful, as well as very depressing. My dad is all I got and whenever I'm thinking...
    TheMasterMan1 TheMasterMan1 16-17, M Nov 30

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    I feel very low most of the time , I can't seem to do any thing right every thing I do my husband always finds fault with me . Talk about loosing my convidence .
    vernan57 vernan57 56-60, F Nov 20

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    Right now there is too damn much going on in my life. I can't take one more thing going wrong. And I know I sound like a broken record because I hit the same wall over and over. I...
    Ludavin Ludavin 46-50, F 2 Responses Nov 21

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    It's strange how one can feel alone, yet be surrounded by people who love them...
    jeremiah3698 jeremiah3698 18-21, M Nov 26

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    There should be nothing I want for myself. I should obey, become a doctor and fulfill the wishes of everyone except me.
    twelves twelves 22-25 Dec 11

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    I am starving but nothing seems to satisfy me.
    SugarKaneFarrow SugarKaneFarrow 22-25, F 1 Response 6 days ago

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    Today I had a really off day, I couldn't explain my self, I was clumsy, unfocused, and processing things slowly. I even accidentally stepped on the gas pedal instead of the break...
    Iamgroot9995 Iamgroot9995 18-21, M 1 Response Nov 25

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    Don't say don't say don't say don't say you love me !!!! I know it's just a beautiful lie.
    DAOZ DAOZ 18-21, F 1 Response Nov 26

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    Do NOT mix energy drinks, also don't freeze them and eat it as shaved ice.
    TransmutedHeart TransmutedHeart 18-21, F 6 days ago

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