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I Feel Empty Sometimes

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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 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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    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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    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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    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, 2014

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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, 2014

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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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    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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    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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    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, 2014

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    I feel empty. I already worked out

    and shower and ate. I have no plans. No one that I wanna hangout with. I just feel BLAH. So unmotivated and down. When will this end?
    luvsoylatte luvsoylatte 26-30, F 1 Response 3 days ago

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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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    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 26-30 1 Response Mar 22, 2014

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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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    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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    ...

    Today is one of those days.
    fungirlmmm fungirlmmm 41-45, F 3 Responses Jul 27, 2009

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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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    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 feel empty, i am empty of emotions, have a hole in my chest After this i am not sure i will ever be the same again, i am not sure i will ever feel like that again... I am not...
    lynnewolf99 lynnewolf99 13-15, F 2 Responses Jan 17

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    Tonight, I suddenly went into a burst. I messaged my previous ex girlfriend with hateful messages like saying what's on my mind all this month. You know what, this is what she said...
    guhint guhint 18-21, F 1 Response Jan 14

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    Idrk why. Been feeling empty for these past few days. And somehow all I could think of is death. Maybe I wanna die or maybe my time will end soon. I'm not really sure.
    EmotionlessDude EmotionlessDude 13-15, M 1 Response Jan 24

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    for the last few days I felt nothing but an empty shell just going through the motions I've even started telling my girlfriend that I'm OK I'm going through a hard time and I...
    Lookingupalways Lookingupalways 26-30, F 1 Response Jan 6

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    not that I mind most of the time. sometimes it feels empowering, like I can do anything and get away with anything. other times it makes life feel hollow and empty.
    manonthesilvermountain manonthesilvermountain 22-25, M 1 Response 2 days ago

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    I don't know how to describe this feeling. I don't know what to do anymore with my life I'm so tired of being me, sometimes I wonder if there is anyone feeling like me in this...
    Cassy77 Cassy77 22-25 Jan 5

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    Well its a strange kind of emptiness, in which i feel kind of dark sadness, sadness which dont take me to my childhood memories, i dont feel low at all! Its just some dark feelings...
    LittleCreates LittleCreates 22-25, M 3 days ago

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    When you feel so hollow. You don't have strength for anything, anyone. You want it all to end. It's like a dark, suffocating abyss. You want to get out, but don't know how. No one...
    MargoRothSpiegelman MargoRothSpiegelman 18-21, F 4 Responses Jan 3

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    i can have an absolutely amazing day and have so much fun but i get so down sometimes... i wish i could go out and do something fun right now
    artandtravel artandtravel 18-21, F 2 Responses Jan 8

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    So. X texts me for the second time since June. She asks me the same question: "Hey ______ how's everything going? I hope everything is going well but I have something I need to ask...
    Mirabal19 Mirabal19 18-21, F Jan 3

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    I dont know whats wrong with me. I'm fine during the day. I smile, I laugh, I have fun with friends. But when night comes, my mood darkens and I feel so empty and lonely. Even if I...
    dhanieliene dhanieliene 18-21, F 5 days ago

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    I feel like there is an empty void inside me that can't be fill. :( I hate feeling like there is something missing inside me. :(
    Stephanieloveowl Stephanieloveowl 26-30, F 2 Responses 4 days ago

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    I just came across this thought. What if for each thing u can cry for a While but Then when that time is up, u don't feel happy... but, u cant really cry about it... Then all that...
    lynnewolf99 lynnewolf99 13-15, F Jan 1

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    I think the worst feeling isn't sad or depressed.... its empty
    Differentisgood Differentisgood 18-21, F 2 Responses Jan 21

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    i wanted to write everything I felt but nothing came out and that's when I realized that's how I felt. empty.
    Differentisgood Differentisgood 18-21, F 1 Response Jan 8

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    I just want to let my feelings out. Since I have no one to talk to about it. I'm just a stay at home mom. I have a son and a daughter, my bf keeps saying I'm ugly so of course me I...
    Imbabybear Imbabybear 22-25, F 1 Response Jan 21

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    I despise holidays because my family never took too kindly to me and at this point I feel as though I don't have a family. I've lived with my parents all my life yet they don't...
    Interruption Interruption 18-21, M 1 Response Jan 5

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    One of the things that bothers me about my family is that they bother to ask me, "what's wrong?" I used to answer them. I used to seek comfort in them... But now the question...
    WytW0lf WytW0lf 22-25, M 2 Responses Jan 7

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    I told the girl I like that I like her and told her how she makes me feel and all she said was "thank you"
    RyleeFTM RyleeFTM 13-15, M Jan 8

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    Things have changed, but emotions still run the same. New experiences, new environment, everything outside is different. Inside though...where it's suppose to count...feels as...
    willibemissed willibemissed 22-25, F Jan 9

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    I have nothing I'm good at at all. I was a lazy brat my whole life, and boy is it paying off now... I feel like pure **** watching anyone do anything, knowing they've done it their...
    dinorap1 dinorap1 13-15, F 2 Responses Jan 18

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    I miss the feeling of holding another life in your arms...
    WytW0lf WytW0lf 22-25, M a week ago

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    I only ever visit this site to catch up with a few select people or to say what I can never say to anyone in my life. Sometimes it is all tooo much. Sometimes I look at my life and...
    imsoradalecki imsoradalecki 18-21, F 1 Response Jan 9

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    I'm pretty sure I know the difference between feeling sad and being depressed. Sometimes I feel quite sad, almost tipping in to the verge of something of a depression. Fortunately...
    sometimeslonelytoo sometimeslonelytoo 41-45, M 1 Response Jan 16

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    It actually happens more than sometimes. I just want to watch a movie or listen to some music that makes me sad. Whether its about not having any friends or missing someone who has...
    DroppingGrapes DroppingGrapes 18-21, F Jan 18

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    just like now but i feel hopeless in my moment not in God or my fate.My brother told me that my grandmother is so sick and she is hardly breathing ..now i feel hopeless.i cant save...
    denez denez 22-25, F 4 days ago

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    I feel like I shouldn't be depressed... I have a much better life than some, yet I am unhappy.. Why must I be like that?
    Newgirl00 Newgirl00 13-15, F 1 Response Jan 15

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    I am feeling overwhelmed. I'm trying to find a new house. My job is demanding right now and I will only be at work one day this week. Thankful I've banked so much sick and vacation...
    JustConnie JustConnie 36-40, F Jan 19

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