Post
Experience Project iOS Android Apps | Download EP for your Mobile Device

I Feel Like Giving Up

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 1,171 People

    Everyone are you happy with

    who you are? Here's the thing yore stuck with yourself for a while so you might at well get to know you and become your best friend. It doesn't matter what people say. They won't be there in the end. It's you only you. You can do it you can fight through this life but you must...
    smilebigalways smilebigalways 22-25, F Aug 27, 2014

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Hold on everyone just a bit longer soon you'll

    be at peace I'm praying for you and I love you
    smilebigalways smilebigalways 22-25, F 1 Response Nov 20, 2014

    Your Response

    Cancel

    I'm not someone to give up

    but with other people, speaking indirectly toward myself and those maybe around me at times.. I just wonder, Do these people lack the courage to speak directly?. I dint know. I just wonder about their mind and the fact they think it's not obvious. People should respect each...
    MisssValentine MisssValentine 18-21, F 4 Responses Apr 11

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Especially on women to be honest.

    I've come across so many women recently that are just not worth it
    kwickdecisions kwickdecisions 22-25, M Mar 31

    Your Response

    Cancel

    so... I ended up in this place

    where I am not sure anymore if I love my boyfriend.. he was literally everything to me and that was wrong. With time and self esteem issues... our relationship tore apart... but I find myself leaving him and coming back... I dont even feel he stares at me in the same loving way...
    ximena93 ximena93 18-21 1 Response Mar 28

    Your Response

    Cancel

    I feel like giving up

    because I just don't want to deal with all these confusing emotions that come with moving on and having no contact.
    laurelist laurelist 18-21, F 1 Response Apr 7

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Two things I don't understand in life.

    I don't know why God made me and why He loves me. I've betrayed Him so many times. Two things I know in life. He made me and bought me back. But I don't know why. I'm tired of the fight. Weary of the feelings. Drained of hope. What is the point of all this? Pain...
    Ludavin Ludavin 46-50, F 2 Responses Sep 1, 2014

    Your Response

    Cancel

    I'm giving myself until next March - exactly

    one year. If I don't match in residency then, that's it for me. I buy a handgun on a credit card, and that's it. The effort trying isn't worth the outcome I'm getting so far. No pity/sympathy - I'm just writing this to hold myself to my word when I read it again one year from...
    FryyM FryyM 22-25, M 2 Responses Mar 18

    Your Response

    Cancel

    I'm giving up. I'm to tired of the fight inside

    me. I just can't hold it inside anymore. I get lost in my thoughts. I need someone. Someone. I'm so alone. But no one cares. No one...
    Adamexxx Adamexxx 13-15, M 3 Responses Aug 1, 2014

    Your Response

    Cancel

    When trials turn into tribulations when waves

    seem ready to crash over you a torrential downpour of life is ready to sweep you away when you are left pondering what in the world to do when you see no solutions it makes one feel like just throwing in the towel declaring life the winner
    thebigtexrock thebigtexrock 41-45, M 1 Response Oct 22, 2014

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Everyone how was your day?

    I hope the sun shined all day for you !!:) I know it's hard to trust that everything will be okay, but let's trust that God will always provide for us and not always give us what we want but give us what we need and enough for everyday. If we trust and notice this our days are...
    smilebigalways smilebigalways 22-25, F 1 Response Aug 24, 2014

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Seclusion- My Doing Or Every1 Else?!

    thought i had heard it all today, after speakimg to one of my closest friends who shocked me with things they said they believed, and how i should live my life, broke my heart i love him. but it just goes to prove that i dont belong in this world, like i have never fitted...
    esoterika esoterika 31-35, F 4 Responses Apr 29, 2010

    Your Response

    Cancel

    It feels like this is all my life will ever

    amount to. Just feeling sad for no reason, feeling completely lost and alone all the time... I wish I had my friend here right now, but I keep forgetting, people have their own lives, I'm nothing special and I can't trust in anybody to really be there for me... This sadness...
    iamFrightened iamFrightened 18-21, M 1 Response Jan 6

    Your Response

    Cancel

    I'm a young woman and

    while it appears I'm blessed, I'm not. All my life, I've been suffering from several tragedies and heartaches. Ever since I was six and visited New York, I dreamed of being a filmmaker but I've been poor, very poor with my mother, my mother and I, always moving from place to...
    sorrow21 sorrow21 26-30, F 1 Response 1 day ago

    Your Response

    Cancel

    School year is almost over

    and it's put so much pressure on me to maintain the grade I have. It's a struggle when every hard work you put in, every sleepless night of study you put in won't show up the same amount in your test. When you put in all the hard work but that hard work is not enough. You go to...
    acesha16 acesha16 18-21, F May 21, 2014

    Your Response

    Cancel
    themissingproxy themissingproxy 13-15, F 1 Response Jun 21, 2014

    Your Response

    Cancel

    I haven't felt suicidal in

    so long. The thing is, I know I don't have it super bad. I know people have it worse but for some reason I still don't want to be here. I know my life isn't the worst thing ever and that it could be worse but I'm still unhappy and I hate it. I feel like I don't belong here...
    LittleMsGreenEyes LittleMsGreenEyes 18-21, F 1 Response Aug 18, 2014

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Over and over again..

    . Sometimes you wonder what is wrong with you. I stand on both extremes and I'm either happy or sad. I have had a few hours of sleep and can't even finish my work. I am grumbling, maybe... so the thought of giving up always crosses my mind every now and then. I wonder if people...
    MaggieAndTheFerociousBeast MaggieAndTheFerociousBeast 18-21, F Mar 16

    Your Response

    Cancel

    I have six more friends

    who I need to take care of... Once they're happy, they'll leave. Just like everyone else... We're left with memories to curse us, by reminding us of all our loss, pain and that nothing good ever lasts... We're left to suffocate in darkness, searching for answers and begging for...
    iamFrightened iamFrightened 18-21, M Mar 28

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Just let me fade away.

    People like me don't deserve endings, happy or otherwise. I can't do this anymore. I can't bear this burden any further. I am so tired, so cold... all alone in this world. Just let me fade away. Let's put an end to this charade.
    themanoflegends themanoflegends 26-30, M 3 Responses Apr 7

    Your Response

    Cancel

    I. . .just feel. . .so empty.

    I can't take living with a fake smile, day after day, with no one knowing how torn apart I truly am. I'm also thinking of cutting myself or even worse. I. . .just don't know what to do anymore. I hate being alone with no one to talk to in school. I hate being judged by everyone...
    CrypticIris CrypticIris 18-21, F 1 Response Nov 21, 2014

    Your Response

    Cancel

    So very ready to give up.

    Just do not see a point in going on anymore. So very sick of all the constant pain.
    GhostOfGrey GhostOfGrey 31-35, F 4 Responses Oct 22, 2014

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Granny's Words of Wisdom...

        My Grandma used to have a picture of this horrible-looking, battle-scared, old tom cat, and under it, the caption read : "If it's not rats, it's fleas!"  I feel like that some days.  I wrote in another forum, that at times, I feel...
    JusDifferent JusDifferent 41-45, F 2 Responses Dec 3, 2007

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Great...the suicidal thoughts are back.

    I can literally feel the pain throughout my whole body as the tears glide down my face....
    blahlahblah599 blahlahblah599 16-17, F 5 Responses Aug 29, 2014

    Your Response

    Cancel

    I feel like giving up fighting

    now days.. idk is it really worth it? our life's are actually so short shouldn't we just spend every second being happy? i know it's cliche but I have had surgery, i had to stay in the hospital for 1 week when i was 12, during that time i realised that life is unexpected that i...
    nevercaredfor nevercaredfor 22-25 2 Responses Mar 14

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Ready For Help

    I can't stand this anymore. I'm ready to be done with life or get the help I need. I have no money & I don't know how to get in-patient help or where to go. I just can't take it anymore & it's not fair to my daughter.
    jmecovington jmecovington 22-25, F 2 Responses Apr 21, 2012

    Your Response

    Cancel

    I'm pretty much done.

    I don't have much drive and hope anymore. Nothing I do is ever right. I hate feeling like I'm totally worthless to someone. Its hard having your only parent hate you.
    JustDevy JustDevy 18-21, F 1 Response Jan 4

    Your Response

    Cancel

    I feel like I'm losing myself.

    Loneliness really sucks.
    ebolarama ebolarama 26-30, M 1 Response Nov 21, 2014

    Your Response

    Cancel

    I don't want to go to school,

    I don't want to eat, I don't want to have a bf, I don't want to cooperate with my family. I think about the future of my life and I only think about if I have a child I want its future to be good. But I want to give up so bad. Idk any more...
    Wasitwrong Wasitwrong 16-17, F 2 Responses Sep 19, 2014

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Nothing ever works out,

    no matter how hard you try, no matter what you do, in the end its always going to suck.
    ThatSexyWhiteKid ThatSexyWhiteKid 16-17, M 2 Responses Aug 22, 2014

    Your Response

    Cancel

    I'm a young woman and

    while it appears I'm blessed, I'm not. All my life, I've been suffering from several tragedies and heartaches. Ever since I was six and visited New York, I dreamed of being a filmmaker but I've been poor, very poor with my mother, my mother and I, always moving from place to...
    sorrow21 sorrow21 26-30, F 2 Responses 1 day ago

    Your Response

    Cancel

    y do I bother to try every time I pick myself

    up someones gotta knock me down again
    lostbrokeheart lostbrokeheart 18-21, F 5 Responses Mar 25

    Your Response

    Cancel

    I can't cope with everything anymore I'm giving

    up with life all together. I've got so much this year to get through and I can't do it. There's so much on my mind. So much ahead of me this year that's all negative. I don't wanna do this. I can't do this anymore.
    WhatsThePointInLifeAnymore WhatsThePointInLifeAnymore 16-17, M 2 Responses Jan 1

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Everyone, I wish I could heal your aching

    hearts I wish I could be the pillow your head tries to rest on every night. I wish I could be the song you try to sing to get through the pain I wish I could be the smile you try to put on your face everyday you walk out the door I wish I could be the phone call you long for...
    smilebigalways smilebigalways 22-25, F 2 Responses Aug 2, 2014

    Your Response

    Cancel

    There's just always another problem.

    .. Every time things are going good, something bad comes to kick me back down. Sometimes lower then I originally started. There's just always something keeping me from happiness. Like I wasn't already going through enough. **** this. **** everything. **** it all.
    PsychGirl94 PsychGirl94 18-21, F 3 Responses Apr 16

    Your Response

    Cancel

    I feel like giving up I have been depressed

    for over a year and a half I have good weeks and bad it really varies sometimes I am excited as hell and running round and motivated but most nights I break down crying feeling hopelessness is here again I don't know what else to do I used to drink and smoke the pain away but...
    mellywoo mellywoo 13-15, F Apr 14, 2014

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Just having a really hard time right now.

    The love of my life just used and abused me so badly, except I still love her. She told me she would always love me, no matter what. Then turns around and blocks me on everything, changes all her contact information, and makes it impossible for me to ever talk to her again...
    BradleyBlei89 BradleyBlei89 22-25, M Sep 7, 2014

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Trying to be eccentric & trying to be my own

    man despite societies bullshit is becoming too problematic. I should just stick to the status quo...
    TechnoZoom55 TechnoZoom55 22-25, M 1 Response Nov 20, 2014

    Your Response

    Cancel

    I feel like giving up I have no hope I have

    nothing my parents don't understand me they think I'm some Different person who's sick the picture down below describes me
    Cookiemonstereats Cookiemonstereats 13-15, M 4 Responses Mar 27

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Dear family, I'm sorry I wasted

    so much of your time. I won't waste anymore. Love, the son you called "daughter."
    xMayesx xMayesx 16-17, M 5 Responses Aug 9, 2014

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Just because I don't cut,

    wear long sleeves, cry, skip school.. Doesn't mean I'm okay. Just because I don't show it, doesn't mean that I don't want to die..
    Rourou19 Rourou19 18-21, F 1 Response Apr 11

    Your Response

    Cancel

    I am tired of trying

    and getting nothing. I can't do anything right. I'm so imperfect. I hate everything about me. Why couldn't I be someone else? Anyway any moment now I just want my life to end so I don't have to deal with this **** ever again. I already know that I'll probably end up having no...
    Diamondgirly Diamondgirly 18-21, F 1 Response Sep 20, 2014

    Your Response

    Cancel

    life just really wont ******* stop,

    one hit after another. If everyone was happy I would follow the crowd, some suggest finding a new crowd, and I refuse to do that, I cant. so if that condemns me to this life of **** then I guess its my fault and I just need to stop bitching unless I plan to change it.....but I...
    LovingDead LovingDead 22-25, M Dec 8, 2014

    Your Response

    Cancel
    ClockworkTimesUp ClockworkTimesUp 13-15, F 20 Responses Nov 12, 2014

    Your Response

    Cancel

    I dont like chrismast i got separated parents,

    i dont enjoy this days cuz i feel like i dont have a family, just a house full of enemies. Im tired of feeling like a ghost, everyone knows that Im here, but Does Anyone sees me? This kind of thoughs makes me want to giving up, but i cant, i know that i Will leave this place...
    Healinghate Healinghate 18-21, M 2 Responses Dec 23, 2014

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Not Just Alone

    The real pain of loneliness is not being alone, it is knowing that no body wants to be with you.
    solocelt solocelt 51-55, M 4 Responses Sep 10, 2012

    Your Response

    Cancel