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

I Feel Like I've Lost My Creativity

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 31 People

    Where'd It Go????

    I used to be very artistically talented when I was much younger.  Now... I don't know, I guess it's a lack of practice &/or time... but it seems gone.  And my writing... ugh.  I feel like a part of me has been lost.  I am trying to recapture it... have...
    2Quirky 2Quirky 51-55, F Feb 11, 2009

    Your Response

    Cancel

    I Used To Be....

    I used to be so creative! I feel like I lost that somewhere in my adult years. I can think of a hundred projects to do but can only find time for a few tinkerings. I don't know if it's lack of money for supplies. Lack of motivation. Space in my tiny apt. Or, if those are just...
    Fireflower352 Fireflower352 36-40, F Oct 6, 2013

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Related Experiences

    I have lately been throwing up my food , i weight 122.5 and that number just kills me ... I have to stop eating and if i eat i will throw up ..
    iwanttodiesobad1212 iwanttodiesobad1212 13-15, F Apr 27

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I have a small circle of friends that I've known since we were young because of school. I think we grew a connection because we clicked well and always had a good time when we were...
    groovyhugsbunny groovyhugsbunny 18-21, F 1 Response May 13

    Your Response

    Cancel
    We just started talking, and really we haven't even said much yet, but I feel like I've know you for a long time. I bet we could talk about nothing for hours, but you already went...
    steviehunt steviehunt 18-21, M 5 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Guys I need some help and some advise. Be kind please I'm very fragile. 6 weeks ago my boyfriend and best friend of two years left me. Heartbroken doesn't even begin to cover it...
    Lostnemo Lostnemo 18-21, F 2 Responses May 4

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I just can't find me. I don't feel as if I actually exist like I'm watching a life through a tv screen. I keep getting deeper in my darkness and I've lost all.substance.
    thewolfwiththecollar thewolfwiththecollar 13-15, F May 11

    Your Response

    Cancel
    When I was younger, I knew I was different than all the other kids. I always believed in more than just this life. I felt more and understood more than the kids my age. Most adults...
    twentyout24 twentyout24 16-17 1 Response a week ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    how easy I'm forgotten by those who have claimed allegiance to me.... how empty the words "im here if you need me are" when you never return my texts or calls, you all are watching...
    ddmagnum ddmagnum 22-25, M 2 Responses May 8

    Your Response

    Cancel
    For years now I've been having this intense feeling like I don't belong here. like on this planet. Human beings confuse the **** out of me. The way they do things and handle...
    milo1890 milo1890 22-25, F 1 Response May 6

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Something went wrong in my life at one time. I am so preoccupied by my looks it's disgusting. I used to have the lowest self esteem, I was antisocial, hated my looks, hated my skin...
    Abdulaziz94 Abdulaziz94 18-21, M May 2

    Your Response

    Cancel
    We are supposed to not value ourselves based on others'...but noone tell me how to do that. Now, 30 years down my life, I am lost in painful experiences, when friendS left me, when...
    reachoutmydream reachoutmydream 26-30, F 4 Responses May 8

    Your Response

    Cancel
    In all of my life I can count the number of men who have expressed interest in me on one hand. I've only had one boyfriend and we hated each other the whole time we were together...
    amazingcuzitis amazingcuzitis 18-21, F 2 Responses 2 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Nothing More Than An Underachiever Growing up in my family was kind of like being a top prospect in the NHL draft, and my 3 older brothers were the other top prospects I was...
    DeathstalkerScorpion DeathstalkerScorpion 22-25, M Apr 29

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I recently suffered a mental breakdown and I sought psychiatric help. I tried talking to few family members about it.. one of them asked if I was using again I've been sober since...
    DarkAngel1210 DarkAngel1210 26-30, F 1 Response Apr 24

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Every time I start a relationship things seem great for a little bit, and then everything immediately goes down hill. I keep trying to keep myself positive and keep trying to find...
    helsingrise helsingrise 16-17, M 1 day ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I've felt this way for a while now, but especially the last three days. I keep trying to be happy, to act happy to hope for happiness but I just can't. I think about things like...
    Christinamarie3095 Christinamarie3095 41-45, T 1 Response 21 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I don't like to talk to my parents or cousins about my problems because all they ever say is I need to think things through.my dad says I shouldn't be a "drama queen" my mom says I...
    kiwiikiki kiwiikiki 13-15, F 1 Response Apr 23

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I'm crashing, I've been spiraling for hours now, getting worse and worse and worse. I'm legitimately worried I'll do something I'll regret. But I hate this, I hate how...
    thehonestgentleman thehonestgentleman 18-21, M 2 Responses Apr 26

    Your Response

    Cancel
    It's why I have long nails. Sometimes I even file them to points. They're thin and sharp, and I've made more than one person bleed before. It's quite amusing. cx
    PorcelainGrenade PorcelainGrenade 13-15, F 2 Responses May 13

    Your Response

    Cancel
    hi I'm also new here my name is Angel I am a believe I am part wolf I want a pack of my own I've been looking for one for years I live in kokomo Indiana if anybody lives near by...
    Angel1798 Angel1798 16-17, F 2 Responses 2 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Senior day is a day where we can literally go to school and jump in bounce houses, sleep in the lecture hall, watch movies, and play video game, card games, and board games. Most...
    kodyhoneybadger kodyhoneybadger 18-21, F May 10

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I cant make friends. Noone needs me. Im kind, caring, i allways helped people. All i got back was ignorance. I cant even make friends here. I click with noone. We all have...
    tokyo60s tokyo60s 31-35, F 1 Response May 13

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I'm 20 i feel unloved most of the time im Haitian I'm 5'3 i love my family more than anything. i'm a mama's girl but she passed away sometimes I feel lost lol I'm addicted to...
    lovemesomemealltheway lovemesomemealltheway 18-21, F Apr 23

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Everything was great until age 8. My brother moved out of the house and everyday my parents fought with each other or my parents fought with me. I had no siblings at home and on...
    PsychoticPsychologist PsychoticPsychologist 13-15 Apr 24

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I am on 1260 Calories a day and have lost 35 pounds with about 5 to go, I have been working out (running and biking, lifting weights, 60 situps) and I am back to the way I look 15...
    Hockeyplayer56 Hockeyplayer56 46-50, M Apr 27

    Your Response

    Cancel
    again......i can't take losing someone anymore....so i wont make anymore...friends....ughh:'(
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response May 2

    Your Response

    Cancel
    People cry,not because they're weak.It's because they've been strong for too long -johnny depp
    GeramieKrissia GeramieKrissia 18-21, F 20 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I feel like I'm being bullied by everyone. My neighbors stayed up late and I knocked on the wall for them to be quiet. The women called me crazy and they sounded like they were...
    AnnonymousNum3 AnnonymousNum3 22-25, F Apr 27

    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...
    sorrow21 sorrow21 26-30, F 1 Response Apr 23

    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...
    sorrow21 sorrow21 26-30, F 2 Responses Apr 23

    Your Response

    Cancel
    So, I posted a story on this app, around a year ago, about my mother. If you read it, you know that she loves to make me feel like crap about myself. It's her favorite hobby, other...
    VAxox VAxox 13-15, F 2 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I've lost all of it, I can't think of a single thing random 😢😣
    DoorMattress DoorMattress 13-15, M 1 Response Apr 25

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I’m 25 going on 26. While not the oldest I kind of feel like I’m starting to reach the point where I’m behind socially. I don’t have any friends, pretty much any attempt I...
    Gemcrim Gemcrim 22-25 May 10

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I keep it short. I had awful past. I was hurt by many people more or less. I was emotinally abused by my parents all of my life. I allways have a feeling that many people try to...
    tokyo60s tokyo60s 31-35, F 1 Response 4 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I'm 33 years old and we started dating when we were teenagers. We are married now with two children. Our personalities are on the opposite ends of the spectrum - he's an...
    Oneisalonelynumber Oneisalonelynumber 31-35, F 1 Response Apr 26

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Everyday I feel like I am dead. I don't know how long I've felt this way. All I know is the person I was or could have been seems to have died a long time ago. I carry this...
    Noology19 Noology19 26-30 Apr 23

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Suffering in Silence I’m the girl everyone envies-smart, pretty, financially stable, American. I have the “good life.” Like any other “suburban brat,” I annoy people...
    kiarrafire kiarrafire 18-21, F 3 Responses May 7

    Your Response

    Cancel
    this may sound dumb and dramatic to you but it's true and this really did hurt me deeply. but when I was 12-13 I had this awesome friend. he was my best friend and we were friends...
    shamrok11 shamrok11 13-15, F 3 Responses 3 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Sometimes I fantasize about a better life with a different, more loving and normal family, but honestly they have sculpted me into the person I am today. I have had to grow up fast...
    lukesdeadpenguin lukesdeadpenguin 16-17, F 2 Responses Apr 28

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Darkness falls on another day And the light just seems so far away Am I here all alone? 'Cause it just feels so cold, oh so cold Is there more than what meets the eye...
    Achillybreeze Achillybreeze 18-21 4 Responses Apr 27

    Your Response

    Cancel