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I Feel Empty Sometimes

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 306 People

    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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    Today is one of those days.
    fungirlmmm fungirlmmm 41-45, F 5 Responses 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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    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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    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 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 1 Response Jul 1

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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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    I can help this feeling

    and I dunnow why I feel like this and the feeling comes and go's but I feel empty to the point that am num
    scottishbigguy scottishbigguy 22-25, M 1 Response May 27

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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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    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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    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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    Related Experiences

    It's a hollow feeling... Sometimes I think I'm feeling something but then I evaluate the situation and realize that I SHOULD be feeling like that; but I don't. My brain is saying...
    NearAsFarCanBe NearAsFarCanBe 13-15, F 1 Response Jul 31

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    Sometimes I just feel empty. Like I'm about to float away. And even though I desperately seek someone to keep me grounded, I don't expect people to care. I live inside my head...
    Zaada Zaada 18-21, F 1 Response a week ago

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    Well, I was here checking my own profile and thinking about everything I've written, my whole life... my feelings. I'm a depressive person, that's a fact. And almost everyday I'm...
    Allaloneandpoisoned Allaloneandpoisoned 22-25, F 2 Responses Aug 10

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    I just had a fun night--a party with a few friends. I should still be feeling the high of being around people I love, but instead, I feel rather low… Insufficient, even. My...
    laracomn laracomn 16-17, F 4 days ago

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    I kind of feel detached emotionally from everything lately. People particularly. Friends. I also kind of feel ill today. I have physical sick feelings but also bad mental feelings...
    Avotica Avotica 18-21, F 1 day ago

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    I had an abortion 4 days ago, and now I just feel empty all the time. I've locked myself and just haven't talked to my roommate or seen any of my friends, I hardly eat. I just want...
    margauxglades margauxglades 18-21, F 4 Responses Jul 24

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    I feel stupid sometimes because I have a totally doffernt mind than everyone else and that I have a learning disability
    shakarar shakarar 13-15, F 2 Responses 2 days ago

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    Sometimes you have to forget how you feel and remember what you deserve.
    charmee26 charmee26 31-35, F 1 day ago

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    I feel so empty inside, I've been depressed for so long now, I don't feel anything. I'm just a breathing blob of nothing. i hope one day, I'll wake up one morning and actually like...
    dominiquekillz dominiquekillz 13-15, F Aug 7

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    :| :( i feel nothing... i feel so empty inside. so pathetic.
    dasosleefi dasosleefi 16-17, F 3 Responses Aug 1

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    I've just got an empty feeling inside of me?? The only reason I'm holding on is for the people that I love.
    TheAngelFromMyNightmare TheAngelFromMyNightmare 13-15, F 1 Response Aug 2

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    I feel like no one likes me, I feel like I'm just a second options in people's life. Idk I feel like my sister is the perfect one, god jut made her perfect, unlike me. I'm so...
    hicapsj hicapsj 22-25, F 11 Responses Aug 6

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    Had a dream with my ex and it's killing me inside. Some how as much as I want to try and move on and forget about him I can't because even in my dreams I see him. Feeling like this...
    MelyssaLee MelyssaLee 26-30, F 1 Response Aug 9

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    So outta my emptiness I made me imaginary friends so when I imagine that they hug my I actually feel my heart feel a little more better it's working .
    DrowningInPain2 DrowningInPain2 13-15, F 1 Response Jul 23

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    a fresh graduate, I got a 400 dollar a month job which took me a year to get accepted and made my family proud. but their is still that feeling inside my chest, a feeling of...
    eljinsarail eljinsarail 18-21, M 1 Response Aug 10

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    These emotions are arising from deep within and they're corroding my insides. I feel queasy and don't know how to react to these old, yet new feelings
    Cyanideheart Cyanideheart 18-21, M 1 Response 1 day ago

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    I fantasize about what comes after death, like all the possibilities of what happens after you die. Like maybe all your problems just melt away and your existence makes sense. And...
    Ifeeluberish Ifeeluberish 18-21, M 3 Responses Jul 30

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    I do not feel desirable, seems that 100% of you are in agreement. People that say I am desirable, or that I need to act confident, and believe im desirable. I hate how this sounds...
    LonesomeBuffalo LonesomeBuffalo 26-30, M 3 Responses Aug 6

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    I used to think the worst thing in life was to end up all alone. It's not. The worst thing in life is to end up with people that make you feel alone... (Robin Williams) R.I.P.
    charmee26 charmee26 31-35, F 2 Responses Aug 12

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    Nothing can change a person.....not even when you try to change yourself for him. My dad just never stop.....its like I can't make a choice of my own....for those who are saying...
    izzyalmond izzyalmond 13-15, F Aug 9

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    Yeah, at a loss sometimes. @love_thechase Instagram
    sashakimi4 sashakimi4 13-15, F Aug 3

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    I don't hate my life, don't have much to complain about, and always have something to smile about, but from stories I have heard and from my own experiences Life seems to make us...
    Steffi627 Steffi627 18-21, F Jul 25

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    When your done reading please tell me what you think of this situation, is it serious? nothing to be worried about? so there was this friend I had, kind guy, a bit older, but he...
    ThatOneChick115 ThatOneChick115 13-15, F Aug 3

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    I really really want to disappear forever. Theres no reason to breathe anymore. I feel like a walking corpse. I pray I go to sleep tonight and don't live to see tomorrow.
    Slowlydying16 Slowlydying16 16-17, F 2 Responses Jul 29

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    My family doesn't have the time or energy for me right now. My boyfriend is too busy to talk or text because of the week long conference. I spend all my time alone. I can't sleep...
    iamrae22 iamrae22 22-25, F 1 Response a week ago

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    It's been so long and I still dream about you, think about you, remember you, love you. If I talk to you in person will you talk to me? Or will you push me away, afraid that our...
    prettybr0wneyes prettybr0wneyes 16-17, F Jul 28

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    I came across this, what do you think? FOR WHAT ONCE WAS I shed a tear today for what once was Though we dance the dance, I know it will never again be the same Your...
    Guin18 Guin18 36-40, F 1 Response Aug 5

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    I tell others that everthing is going to be ok. But I never have anyone to say that to me. I e always wanted a woman . To at least get that. To at least try as hard as I have. I...
    Imadesk Imadesk 18-21, M Aug 6

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    If you don't like my honesty, then don't make me use it!
    charmee26 charmee26 31-35, F Aug 8

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    I hate it when girls complain that guys can be perverts and that we are 'all the same', when most of them are shallow ******* themselves. Like seriously, most girls don't even care...
    CheeseBomb500 CheeseBomb500 13-15, M 3 Responses Aug 8

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    Life is full of curveballs. Dont get hit. It hurts
    Socaliente Socaliente 41-45, M Aug 2

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