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I Feel Like Giving Up

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    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

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    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 18-21, M Aug 22, 2014

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    You try and try and try only to have your

    efforts shoved aside and you're rejected again and again and again. Why bother trying?!
    theotherusernamesweretaken theotherusernamesweretaken 26-30, M 1 Response Dec 1, 2015

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    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, 2015

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    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

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    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

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    ClockworkTimesUp ClockworkTimesUp 16-17, F 18 Responses Nov 12, 2014

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    I feel like just disappear

    because I can't find the right girl to be my wife and my children mother
    lonelykansas lonelykansas 26-30, M 2 Responses Dec 6, 2015

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    I feel like I should just give up on guys

    already!!! Time to go lesbian!!! Lololol Jk
    anna0310 anna0310 18-21, F 4 Responses Jun 18, 2014

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    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 16-17, F Apr 14, 2014

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    I don't know when I'll die,

    or in what manner. But until I do, I will give this thing called life one last chance. I want to learn what it is like to be loved.
    themanoflegends themanoflegends 26-30, M 1 Response Oct 1, 2015

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    To be honest,there's noting at the moment

    that I want to live for. I'm just alive still cause I'll make other people sad if I leave
    MeloTail MeloTail 13-15, F 1 Response Dec 2, 2015

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    I've only been in school

    for four days, and I have enough drama going on than I anticipated. There's always something that I'm doing wrong, be it at home or school. It could all be in my head, or just as bad as I think. I'm not entirely sure, but I feel like I'm not doing enough with my life to get the...
    WaNd3ReR WaNd3ReR 16-17, F 1 Response Sep 11, 2015

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    I am on the verge of giving up.

    .. I just wanna end it all now... Im done trying...
    Depressedgirlxxx Depressedgirlxxx 16-17, F 3 Responses Sep 2, 2015

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    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

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    I just honestly can't be asked anymore.

    I cannot be asked to get up in the morning an go to school, to sit through 6 boring lessons everyday and come home to find that I have to deal with a screaming 3 year old brother an a whinging little sister as well as get through my school work to te end of the day when I jut...
    Brokenandforgotten123 Brokenandforgotten123 13-15, F Sep 9, 2015

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    I feel pretty done with school,

    and I've began to feel like giving up. I want to be a psychologist, I would love to help people that have problems with their life and mind. I like the idea of helping people and I wouldn't wish for someone to have to suffer through life when I have the capability of helping...
    PandaPat648 PandaPat648 16-17 2 Responses 5 days ago

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    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

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    I don't even know what I am striving for.

    .. progression? happiness? joy? I don't know. I almost feel like I should just go into a zombie state, and just give up on my dreams. Maybe I am just over tired.
    deleted deleted 26-30 Sep 7, 2015

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    I have no one of my family's support.

    No ones their for me haha i just have to learn to be on my own and to just to depend on my self.
    LIFEGOESON805 LIFEGOESON805 18-21, M Aug 26, 2015

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    Updated. I could never forget the time

    that the stranger living in my home sprayed me in the face with Lysol. She sprayed me about 5-7 times in the face directly in my eyes, nose, mouth, and neck, all over my face. At one time in my life, I was suffering with extremely itchy eyes, I still do, and I just remembered...
    ONESTARRYSTARRYNIGHT ONESTARRYSTARRYNIGHT 26-30, F 1 Response Dec 2, 2015

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    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 18-21, F 5 Responses Aug 29, 2014

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    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 3 Responses Oct 22, 2014

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    I feel like crap today I don't

    even know why. Nothing negative had happened. Just woke up feeling like it. I've gone about my Saturday as I normally would and have got through the day. I feel so frustrated thinking like this. Especially when there is no rhyme or reason to it
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Jan 23

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    SailorsAngel SailorsAngel 41-45, F 1 Response Oct 13, 2015

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    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...
    deleted deleted 26-30 3 Responses Apr 11, 2015

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    Depressedgirlxxx Depressedgirlxxx 16-17, F Aug 29, 2015

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    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

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    I just remember that the stranger I live with

    who killed my real Mother and stole her identity had her boyfriend or one of his family members drug the thanksgiving turkey with what may be their toilet water. This is yet another setup to frame me... My Aunt was over for Thanksgiving, not knowing the real truth about her...
    ONESTARRYSTARRYNIGHT ONESTARRYSTARRYNIGHT 26-30, F Nov 30, 2015

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    How To Turn Six Dollars Into Six Thousand

    Dollars: I found this on a bulletin board and decided to try it. A little while back I was browsing through newsgroups just like you are now and came across an article similar to this that said you could make thousands of dollars within weeks with only an initial investment...
    manusundr manusundr 46-50, M Aug 22, 2015

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    Damned if I do, damned

    if I don't. Sigh. I'm doomed.
    SailorsAngel SailorsAngel 41-45, F 1 Response Oct 5, 2015

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    I just got off of the phone with my niece,

    her disgust with me plainly evident in both her words and tone of voice. She wanted me to come up to the city where she lives but I can't today; I had promised to help my boyfriend study for his statistics midterm. She basically expressed to me that I only ever have time for him...
    ginaramone ginaramone 18-21, F 1 Response Jun 23, 2015

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    I miss my bank teller girls

    that I once worked with. From the day I'd gotten terminated from my job, I never looked back. My heart is swimming in pain and tears. I have never been myself since that day. I miss everyone from the bank that I used to work at. It hurts so so much. My heart is breaking...
    ONESTARRYSTARRYNIGHT ONESTARRYSTARRYNIGHT 26-30, F 2 Responses Nov 30, 2015

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    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

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    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...
    deleted deleted 26-30 2 Responses Mar 18, 2015

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    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

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    I really have had it with life at this point

    :'( I'm so fu*king done! everyone treats me like trash :'(
    Kornisone Kornisone 26-30, F 5 Responses Nov 30, 2015

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    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

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    I feel like my life has lost what little

    ditection it had. Just half a year ago, the picture used to be so clear. I knew exactly what I want and where I was going. I feel like giving up, and every single day a cold gavelike voice keeps asking - why not? But I still have a fight on my hands. I'll give up when there is...
    themanoflegends themanoflegends 26-30, M 3 Responses Jan 2

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    I'm tired of ****. I'm sick of everyone giving

    up on me. I'm sick of trying. I'm sick of breathing.
    AshleyWCSloth AshleyWCSloth 18-21, F 5 Responses Jul 17, 2015

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    I have had enough of people.

    i try and try to fit in but it just doesn't happen. i can't even settle my nerves in front of my family. It's fu-kin murder. i feel like i have exhausted every avenue trying to fit in. maybe i'm not supposed to socialise Can't be ****** with anything or anyone
    sonny277 sonny277 22-25, M 2 Responses Jan 28

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    I don't see the point in trying to be

    or do good anymore... Anything good gets ruined. Any good time turns bad. I cant have anything good in my life for long, so whats the point of having a life if everything in it is bad.
    Bigcat1697 Bigcat1697 18-21, F 1 Response Nov 4, 2015

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    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

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    I'm being bullied again.

    I think my brain is in overdrive and I'm so sad.🔫
    Claricalle10 Claricalle10 22-25, F Jan 19

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    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

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