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I Feel Like I Don't Belong On This Earth

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    Not Belonging

    I looks at the things around me, they look like plastic stuff.i feel like I don't belong .I feel like i'm missing something.I have a 4.0 Gpa at school.But i don't see the point of having it.And i don't understand why things around me are the way they are.I don't understad why ppl...
    Feb 13, 2013

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    Self Loathing

    I don't know what's happening to me. I can't seem to find my place anywhere. I don't fit and I'm not the same. I can't make friends, I can't find a job, and I can't live with myself. It's gotten to the point where I hate myself and I hate my life because none of this feels right...
    wishiwasamillionaire wishiwasamillionaire 18-21, F 2 Responses May 9, 2013

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    Dont Know What To Do

    I have always felt this way like I dont belong on this earth, I recently found out in actual fact I DONT. Anyway thats a long story, but its increasingly getting me down more every day. I have great family and friends so thats nothing to do with it. I just hate this planet. I...
    LombaxGirl LombaxGirl 18-21, F 9 Responses Apr 1, 2013

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    Alone

    as a note (rather then a story, sequeling my story on my profile) I feel tired of pretending, tired a waiting and looking. I shouldn't give up but... I feel like...the last of my kind...like I never get home, never find my lost loved ones, never be able to have friends. I want...
    UnaSubject001 UnaSubject001 22-25, F 2 Responses Feb 28, 2013

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    Yeah.

    I think someone else would do better in my place, I feel like I'm just a waste of life. It just seems like I have nothing to offer this world anymore.. no talent, no wisdom, a meaningless friendship; just nothing of value to others. I don't know, I just feel like I...
    greeeneyes greeeneyes 18-21, F 3 Responses Nov 23, 2008

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    Here's Meh Story...

    I've read a few other posts saying that they feel like they r the only one like them and i think to myself that im exactly like that, i feel like i dont belong on this earth and often feel homsick moreso around my family and home, i hate that people r getting rid of the nature...
    RukiaKuchiki RukiaKuchiki 13-15, F 1 Response Aug 12, 2012

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    For Those Of You Who Also Often Like You Don't Belong On This Earth,..i Might Have Found Out Some 'hidden' Answers!..read On.

    For those of you who also often like you don't belong on this earth,..I might have found out some 'hidden' answers (or at least 'clues') to the 'bigger' truth!..read on. I have also felt exactly like you all often from so many years ago,..and have since tried to find the answers...
    nikiwonoto nikiwonoto 26-30, M Nov 26, 2012

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    Multiple Masks

    I feel like every group I'm in, I wear a different mask. With my family, I'm the little brat who does what she wants, when she wants. To extended family and family friends, I'm the perfect daughter. To my friends, I'm the single one who just makes the third wheel. To guys, I...
    RavenCroft RavenCroft 18-21, F 2 Responses Sep 21, 2009

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    Reincarnated As A Human?

    I have been thinking about this for quiet some time now, the thought of "Am I an Alien reincarnated as a human?". This thought process started taking place after I spend 1 year reading about the Anunnaki in Zecharia Sitchin's books, which deal with Ancient Astronaut theories. I...
    Enclave77 Enclave77 31-35, M 2 Responses Jun 13, 2012

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    Out There

    What can I say? I never felt as if I was born here, sure I was born but I always felt like I belonged elsewhere. I don't know how to explain it, as I'm sure most of you guys feel about it. Maybe it's my depression or my weight issue, but deep down I know I'm in the wrong place. I...
    WerdSam WerdSam 31-35 1 Response Mar 31, 2013

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    Please Let Me Know If You Feel The Same

    This may sound crazy to some or normal to others but I feel like I do not belong on this Earth for many reasons. This is not your typical "I have no friends. I get picked on at school' story. This runs much deeper. When I look at the stars I feel at home. I am disappointed in...
    goldenaura goldenaura 18-21, F 12 Responses Jan 1, 2013

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    Indigos Step Up

    yes you are here. no you cant leave. you are here for a purpose, we all were sent here for a purpose, complete your task and know that you cant take your body with you.. remember you are far from alone. we are the children of the indigo. and we have been sent here to harmonize...
    soulsearching7 soulsearching7 22-25, M 2 Responses Sep 6, 2013

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    This Is My First Time On Earth

    I'm becoming more at peace with my experience on Planet Earth. I've never incarnated here before so I am still confused on how some humans function. I do not understand the concept of War. To me it is legalized killing. Everyone hates the thought of a bullet penetrating their...
    goldenaura goldenaura 18-21, F 3 Responses Apr 2, 2013

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    I'm a 17 year old female(here at least)

    and I've seen many people post exactly how i feel, not being able to feel a sense of belonging, pretending as hard as we can to be human, some randomly laughing, and others just don't understand feelings... Well, I'm just hoping that someone who feels the same would reply and...
    Zepth Zepth 22-25, F 2 Responses Jun 30

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    I have spoken before about how I feel like I

    don't belong on this earth, hoping to get a response of others feeling the exact same way. I am so lonely and just wish I could find others like me, and possibly find out who I am in the process. Everyday seems to get worse for me, I don't feel like going anywhere or being...
    chrisshone2003 chrisshone2003 36-40 1 Response Jun 9

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    Pluto

    I know nothing about space .. but for all I know .. NOW, I just wanna move and live away in Pluto .. Don't know anybody there, and that's the BEST part !
    StableRedGun StableRedGun 22-25, F 5 Responses Dec 4, 2009

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    I Don't Belong On This Planet And I'm Waiting To Go Home

    For as long as I can remember, I've always felt homesick no matter where I was. I always knew home wasn't here on Earth. Even as a child I'd watch people, how they interact with each other, examine their features, their behaviors, and I've wondered why I'm so different, why I don...
    Insanityynk Insanityynk 13-15, F 55 Responses Dec 22, 2012

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    Is There Anyone Else Like This Or Am I Alone?

    Hmm where do I start, well i'm not some over emotional guy, i'm not an outcast or anything of the sort either. I have quite a few friends. i hang out, I do regular stuff that everyone does, like hiking and beaches and stuff, and though i think my friends are great i often feel...
    seekur seekur 18-21, M 6 Responses Feb 16, 2010

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    I Dont Belong Here

    I dont get people, i feel so nervous in social settings, i get so much anxeity, to where i just wanna kill myself and get in really werid moods. I always tell myself i dont care what people think, and for the most part i dont. I feel so out of place, i dont feel right in my own...
    werebarleyalive werebarleyalive 22-25, M Aug 28, 2013

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    I Dont Belong Anywhere

    I never done just befor so I dont ready know where to start from almost all my life I fell so alone like know ready understand me. When I was a little kid until now people had always look at me and laught cause the way I look it hurts all the time. For the last ten years I just...
    alone82 alone82 26-30 3 Responses Mar 16, 2011

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    Otaku153 Otaku153 13-15, M 1 Response Apr 9

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    Why am I here? I'm really not sure how I ended

    up here on earth, as a living being. When I look around everything, the plants, the buildings, the walls etc seem so fake. What is real? I don't know. I feel like I'm just living inside the matrix and this is all just a big game to someone.
    Kitty4190 Kitty4190 22-25, F Jan 22

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    Feeling Different, Wanting To Go Home But Where Is Home?

    I had a sort of awakening when i was 13 years old, everything was so clear and simple, i could feel the breeze on my face that was letting me know that i had been touch by an amazing Love feeling or some sort of awakening but it seemed like nothing had secrets for me no more, i...
    angeljenily angeljenily 26-30, F 1 Response Jun 25, 2012

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    No Hometown

    During the course of my 20 years so far, I have never belonged. Up until about 2 years ago, I always had valid excuses but even then I knew something wasn't quite right. When I was a child I grew up in Oregon with an abusive mother and a family that looked the other way, when...
    Stephgirl5 Stephgirl5 22-25, F 3 Responses Jan 17, 2013

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    Find Me, Indigo

    i feel like i am on a different frequency to other people. i can constantly tell what others feel. sometimes being in crowds over whelms me because i feel so much. its like i'm a burn victim emotionally and my skin is raw and bare so everything i pass hurts me. i feel the...
    Geestarr Geestarr 18-21, F 2 Responses Feb 9, 2013

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    I'm Lost And Tired...

    Its simple. I do not belong. It hurts to watch people around me destroy everything. The funny thing is that I am not one of those tree hugging people yet it angers me to watch humans hurt their land and their earth and drain it of its resources and following that...i really...
    lostsoul84 lostsoul84 26-30, F 6 Responses Nov 20, 2011

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    Nowhere To Belong

    i dont know i have always felt very distant with everyone and everything like i really dont understand what is going on, if you would ever to see me in a large group you would probably recognize me im the kid that wears all black and has the pain in his eyes all the time or at...
    siepher siepher 18-21, M 5 Responses Oct 16, 2009

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    A Mild 2am Rant.

    Perhaps it has always been my over active imagination. I've never sensed that was completely it though. It's just one of those things where you can never win. I don't belong, but I sense that I did once. I'm not religious by any means so spare me that talk, please. I remember...
    Aradia13 Aradia13 18-21 5 Responses Apr 5, 2009

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    I Love The Forest

    I never felt truly home in this world. Growing up in a city with an unexplained love for trees and the forest, I have longed to move to a countryside. I have never been bullied or segregated from my school mates. But I never fitted in either. I really hate humanity, killing the...
    CynthiaSnowelle CynthiaSnowelle 18-21 1 Response Aug 24, 2013

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    Like I'm Not Even Human

    I love creating art... and when people ask me to draw portraits or have people subjects, I always turn it down. But when I tell them I can't do that and they ask why, I always feel this weird pain inside and I know I can't ever tell them the real reason. I can only make this...
    Silvershy Silvershy 18-21, F 6 Responses Jul 20, 2013

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    I M Tired............!!!!!!!

    i some time wonder who am i .....i fail to recognize myself and the reason why i am struggling with this world which is never in sync with me....and where i feel like an alien.........!!!! i almost fail to understand why i m making an effort at appearing normal like every one...
    destinygirl22 destinygirl22 26-30, F 2 Responses Sep 6, 2011

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    After reading a variety of the experiences people share here I can't help but feel a familiar feeling, like I'm an outlier, like I don't belong. I see experiences of people who...
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    I'm always like the odd one out.. I'm the ugly, fat one in my group of friends.. I'm the talentless one in my family, I'm nothing special. I'm never the one that stands out (for...
    DepressingKayla DepressingKayla 16-17, F 1 day ago

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    I have "friends" but I don't feel very close to them. I want to find someone I can be honest with but I haven't found them yet.
    LoverOfKnowlege LoverOfKnowlege 16-17, M Jul 29

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    Yeah I don't. Especially not with my friends. They Always talk over me and have there backs towards me all the time.
    captainamericafan captainamericafan 13-15, F 2 Responses Jul 30

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    I find no use in meeting people as very few turn out to be helpful, they just pretend to be friends but apparently they are not.I do know that I am in secured in terms of trust but...
    darkheart93 darkheart93 18-21, M 2 Responses Jul 30

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    I dont belong in a boarding school and I dont belong in Hong Kong
    Miserablechildhood Miserablechildhood 13-15, M Jul 21

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    I just wish things were better. I can't help anyone not even myself. Crazy how life can be, and you can't do anything but just ride it out.
    carlgj carlgj 18-21, M Jul 28

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    And I’ve got nothing to say I can’t believe I didn’t fall right down on my face (I was confused) Looking everywhere only to find That it’s not the way I had imagined it...
    TheScorpio1966 TheScorpio1966 46-50, M 1 Response Jul 29

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    I belong in the edwardian and Victorian era. And in the 1900s not the 21st century...
    countrygirlISTaylor countrygirlISTaylor 13-15, F Jul 31

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    Because society sucks. They say things like this and that, that's not really true. They are shallow minded people like I dont wanna be like them.
    mouthclosed mouthclosed 16-17, F Aug 13

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    LittleMsGreenEyes LittleMsGreenEyes 16-17, F 2 days ago

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    My husband'a family is so inconsiderate. His father is deceased so I've never met him. His mother is way too needy and is always seeking approval from the men in her life (her sons...