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I Feel Like I'm Losing My Mind

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    Where Will We Meet Again? - I lost my soul. I think I traded it to the devil but cannot remember what for. It is odd, though, I thought with this loss would come the end of other...
    rastagal rastagal 31-35, F 1 Response Oct 16, 2012

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    Feeling Emotionally Torn -   I just lost my fetus in April-May (miscarriage and D and E). I know that it's probably just my hormones but I feel like I'm going insane. I start...
    luckypickle luckypickle 26-30 31 Responses Jun 12, 2009

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    I Think I Belong In A Mental Hospital!! - I don't know whats wrong with me....I see things and hear things that aren't really there.......I'm on meds but still I see them and hear...
    LauraStorm LauraStorm 18-21, F 6 Responses Sep 3, 2011

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    I am quiet most times but an extrovert when i have to be but lately I just really cant focus. I have no stability anymore..im struggling and constantly having battles with myself...
    Islandkween Islandkween 18-21, F 2 Responses Feb 22

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    Life Kicks You When You're Down. - This year has been hell. And things slowly build until they have NOWHERE else to go. First off....my son...no answers..no reason...same...
    luckypickle luckypickle 26-30 32 Responses Nov 19, 2009

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    So Where Do I Start? -   A few days ago I wanted to kill myself. I didn't od but cut more than I ever had. I felt weak and ashamed. I still do. Crap I can't get my thoughts in...
    luckypickle luckypickle 26-30 28 Responses Oct 8, 2009

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    I Just Want to Scream....to................................ - I don't know what I want to do. Okay so that's a lie. I want to and I feel I shouldn't. Right now I can't think...
    luckypickle luckypickle 26-30 Aug 1, 2009

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    Too Much Going On - Things that have happened in the last two weeks: 1) Persistent stomach-flu like symptoms but that went away two weeks ago 2) Finding out I can't abstract-think...
    chococat159 chococat159 18-21 Jan 12, 2012

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    Just Another Phase? - I don't understand it...I thought I was getting better....I thought I could control it. I used to feel my moods swings coming and could at least try to stop...
    luckypickle luckypickle 26-30 7 Responses Sep 14, 2009

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    I Wish I Could Escape From My Life - The last 2 weeks or so I have been feeling like I am slowly loosing my mind. I am a 32yr old woman with 3 children. Ages ranging from 10 to 13...
    Captivatingeyes Captivatingeyes 31-35, F Oct 10, 2010

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    Slanted Mind Unedited Thoughts - I feel better, but other factors are contributing, and it is momentary when I fall into these hard spots of despair, it's like I'm walking along...
    NoeticGhost NoeticGhost 18-21 2 Responses Apr 26, 2012

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    Sometimes, I Dont Feel Myself. - He sat there wanting to be up there. Up high. To feel free, or to feel even at all. The cars blared past him like he wasn’t even there. In...
    DimeShip DimeShip 16-17, M 3 Responses Sep 28, 2009

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    I'm walking a tightrope. But I lose my balance. I fall. I'm in a high rise building in New York, it's dark, I see the stars outside through a wall of smashed window. I lie in the...
    Ummmmidk Ummmmidk 16-17, F Dec 5, 2013

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    Thinking About What He Did To Me And The Truthe As To Why................ - I feel like I'm losing my mind because I can't stop thinking about my spouses' infedelity and pretty...
    justicia justicia 36-40, F 18 Responses Oct 9, 2009

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    For A Split Second - Sometimes for a while I feel like I'm about to lose control My heart begins to pound My head begins to spin I'm overwhelmed with my emotions My body starts to...
    Carly1992 Carly1992 18-21, F Sep 19, 2013

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    I Genuinely Believe That Without Help, My Mind May Crack. - Hello there, fellow sufferers of mental disorders, This will be a long story, I'm afraid but I seriously need to get all...
    DubVolatile DubVolatile 18-21, M 2 Responses Jan 20, 2012

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    What'S Crazy Anyway? - Used to be that I thought of crazy people as those who pose an actual physical threat to either themselves or others. Like some crazy homeless people who...
    InvoluntaryLoner InvoluntaryLoner 26-30, M May 2, 2013

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    For A Split Second - Sometimes for a while I feel like I'm about to lose control My heart begins to pound My head begins to spin I'm overwhelmed with my emotions My body starts to...
    Carly1992 Carly1992 18-21, F Sep 19, 2013

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    Losing My Mind - Losing my mind,Feels familiar,Not again,been here before,Hate it,this time,I'm pullin' up my socks,Before it's too late,No more,Digging me out.
    lazycrazybasket lazycrazybasket 46-50, M Feb 2, 2012

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    I Already Have - I'm completely off the rails... I think. I don't know if I truly am insane or just an over thinking, overly curious, and confused teen. I find my mind...in the...
    stellastarz420 stellastarz420 13-15, F Jul 21, 2012

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    All The Time... - Ever feel like your brain is just...numb? Like, no matter how much you try to wrap your head around certain ideas and things, you just can't, it almost hurts to...
    Owlchan101 Owlchan101 13-15, F 1 Response Sep 4, 2012

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    I Can't Just Sit With Myself - I go to school, I work 30 hours a week, technically I'm doing okay for myself. Every day I wonder what the point of all this is, and how much I...
    arnoldisabstract arnoldisabstract 22-25, F 3 Responses Dec 8, 2009

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    The Moment When I Feel Most Unhinged.... - so im having a wobbly evening, farming some scars as i like to call self harm, and then i decide that instead of chipping away at the...
    deepestbolgia deepestbolgia 22-25, M Feb 20, 2013

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    Uncontrolled Inertia - Flying sideways as always the internal monologue pulls and twists me in that particular perpendicular shifting sly direction continuously, incessantly...
    realitycheck5 realitycheck5 18-21, M 1 Response Jun 14, 2011

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    I Try Not To Think Of It As "losing" Anything...more Like.... - It's more like i am gaining more knowledge and also consider that not everything is as it seems or is...
    papasmerf21 papasmerf21 22-25, M Jan 13, 2012

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    "there's Someone In My Head, But It's Not Me" - 'Brain Damage', Pink Floyd. Scarily accurate. Who are you anyway, ******? Yes, you. The one who needs pills to stay...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Dec 5, 2010

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    Insane Emotions Getting Into Insane Thoughts - For a long time I've had problems with my emotions and thought that what I feel is not normal. I am getting very nervous and uneasy...
    damnthislife damnthislife 26-30 2 Responses Jan 12, 2012

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    For The First Time In A Long Time..... - I am not sure if I am screaming for help....or doing my damndest to shove everyone away. I always try to the be one that will listen and...
    luckypickle luckypickle 26-30 4 Responses Jul 15, 2010

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    When You Put It All Away And Lock That Door.............. - Sometimes the pain finally breaks out of the dark room and attacks full force. All the **** that you were either too...
    luckypickle luckypickle 26-30 9 Responses Apr 5, 2010

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    ... - I actually feel like my life is worthless.... I'm never going to get anywhere in life when I feel like I'm losing my mind :( head is spinning in circles •_•
    Carly1992 Carly1992 18-21, F 5 Responses Aug 15, 2013

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    I Wish I Could Explain It Better - I have never had so many things happen to me all at once. Im slowly, very slowly working through things, theres no other way to get through it...
    YoucancallmeJuliet YoucancallmeJuliet 26-30, F 1 Response Dec 18, 2011

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    When It Gonna Be? - since my depression have developed im totaly different person,and ik thats completely normal but ive changed so much.. and the worst thing is that i still act...
    gystrong gystrong 16-17, F 4 Responses Oct 21, 2013

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    Humanity: All Faith Is Lost - Most kids say they can't wait until they are older to have the experience of adults, I was once one of these kids too. I was hopeful and excited for...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Oct 26, 2013

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    Losing All Grip On My Mind - Lately I feel totally crazy..... I hate the life I have, I seek to change it. only to be pulled back in by the husband.....I want a  relationship, but...
    Oz643 Oz643 31-35, F 3 Responses Mar 15, 2012

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    Numb Again. - I don't understand it, for the past eight hours I could not stop crying, I could not stop the strong urges to end my life, and I could not stop the feeling of myself...
    SkinnyThoughtsAndRedLipstick SkinnyThoughtsAndRedLipstick 16-17, F 1 Response Mar 30, 2013

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    Goodbye, Sanity. - Dec. 11, 2010 Gah, last night and tonight, I think I'm losing it. My mind's flitting all around, won't stop. Feel like something big and exciting and awesome...
    FeatherInTheWind FeatherInTheWind 22-25, F 7 Responses Dec 11, 2010

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    Something's Not Right. - I keep forgetting things.  Two nights ago I forgot to turn off the green beans.  Last night I forgot to turn off the oven after making...
    BellasHappyPlace BellasHappyPlace 18-21, F 1 Response Jan 1, 2010

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    Allowance - On the wing of an angel, I did fly. Off I fell, almost dropped through to hell. Now attempt to fit together the pieces, While trying to blend with the species. Not...
    rastagal rastagal 31-35, F Oct 18, 2012

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    I LOVE THAT SONG!!!!! OUTTA MY MIND BY B. O. B. FT. NICKI MINAJ!!!!!!!! MISTLY BECAUSE NICKI MINAJ IS IN IT!!!!!!!!!!!!!
    Samcoyou Samcoyou 13-15, M 1 Response Mar 17

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    I Have To Vent This Out. -     It all started when he was 6 days old. He had his first two small seizures. By the next day they got worse.     I ...
    luckypickle luckypickle 26-30 28 Responses Jan 3, 2010

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    I Can See It - I am waiting to be put away. I don't feel life or happiness. I am always tired and upset and jealous of what I don't have and...I just cannot explain it out loud. My...
    SunkinLies SunkinLies 18-21, T Oct 1, 2012

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    Cure My Thoughts Please - I think about so much my mind never seems to stop. I always constantly think about the worst that could happen or always punishing myself with thoughts...
    Torishu Torishu 22-25, F 13 Responses Mar 10, 2011

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    I just losing my mind right now. There is allot of stories I wrote for this month that might help you understand why. I need to relax for a little.
    ChillyWilly82 ChillyWilly82 31-35, M 1 Response Dec 20, 2013

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    Deteriorating Mind - Ok well you know I don't know where to begin, so I guess Ill just talk you know. I like to talk haha. In the last semester of 11th grade, I have gone from an A...
    Elderspirit Elderspirit 16-17, M 1 Response May 17, 2012

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    Self Brain Surgery - I have brain damage. Nerve damage. Temporal and possibly frontal lobe, perhaps amygdala. I won't know the last two for sure until I can get into a neurologist...
    bitterdregs bitterdregs 46-50, F 4 Responses Sep 27, 2009

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    My Mind - Is it wrong that I love you? Is it pathetic that I believed you when you told me that you loved me? Am I really that worthless that you have to lie to me to get what you...
    emmalouisex emmalouisex 13-15, F Oct 6, 2013

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    My Mind Is A Mess - hi im male 43 British yes i am a loner i have no job i live with my Mother and her Partner. i stay in my room most of the time but i am starting to crack up and...
    defoekeane defoekeane 36-40, M 1 Response Apr 1, 2013

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    I Know He's Trying - I've lost all interest in physical contact. Lately I don't even want to be hugged let alone have sex. I know my hubby is trying to understand but he takes it...
    luckypickle luckypickle 26-30 4 Responses Jun 28, 2009

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    Bad Environment. No Changey. - Listen, now I know I'm not loosing my mind because I supposively did the first time and I was still aware. But what used to be me is slipping away...
    WhoisChaff WhoisChaff 26-30 Jan 2, 2012

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    Paint It Black - "Paint It Black" I see a red door and I want it painted black No colors anymore I want them to turn black I see the girls walk by dressed in their summer clothes...
    TheCaliforniaKid TheCaliforniaKid 18-21, M 1 Response Sep 5, 2013

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