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I Feel Like I've Lost My Creativity

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    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

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    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 31-35, F Oct 6, 2013

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    I haven't been on EP since March. I need to hear some crazy ****. I want to hear from you and/or your friends. It can be mental or sexual or whatever.
    BPcrazy BPcrazy 36-40, M 1 Response 2 days ago

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    A little set up for you: I'm a 19 year old girl. Portuguese. Lived in England most of my life. Born in SA. Confident in my appearance. I write. I draw (at university, so it's legit...
    exulansis exulansis 18-21, F Nov 3

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    I'm 24 years old now. I've been actively looking and searching for something that can keep me content with just living on this earth. I can't stand how everything revolves around...
    Floo64 Floo64 22-25, F 1 day ago

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    I don't know if it's depression, or what, but since last year i've been feeling like I have no direction in my life, like I don't like nothing, I've been feeling that what is ahead...
    licito licito 18-21, F 5 hrs ago

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    I'm in my last year of high school and I feel like I'm failing at being smart, I haven't had this problem before, I was always the "smart one" but the last couple of months I've...
    elisasama elisasama 16-17, F 1 Response 4 days ago

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    I'm not who I use to be before I was my parents treasure they used to have me so high up I was this girl who played softball, loved to piano and never got in trouble everything I...
    Hazel216 Hazel216 16-17, F 3 days ago

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    I'm not suicidal but I don't understand what to do . I guess I'm lost . I don't know how to be alone .
    Alylovespuppies Alylovespuppies 18-21, F 1 Response Nov 7

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    I've decided that I'm not good enough. You might be surprised at how many girls online complain about fat and ugly guys talking to them. I believe in love, but I've learned that...
    AgentSickler AgentSickler 18-21, M 2 Responses Nov 11

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    Wasn't I enough to stay for? Either one of you? Aren't I enough to be proud of? I've tried so hard for you. I've tried to be happy and strong for you but you never seem to care.
    rapfordays rapfordays 13-15, F Nov 13

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    I don't know what to do in my current relationship. My gf broke trust early on in the relationship by talking to her ex (about our relationship) and further hurt trust by being...
    Punky79 Punky79 31-35, F 2 Responses Nov 6

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    I believe God teaches us to always keep trying!!!! Even with ur last breath.. I've never been married but I strongly believe why marriages fail it is because couples get to...
    Incubusbunny Incubusbunny 22-25, F 1 Response Nov 12

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    My friend asked me to drive her home. I had no problem with it so I said yes. On the drive to her house she starts telling me how she doesn't really like her stepdad and her step...
    Tristan46 Tristan46 16-17, M 4 Responses 2 days ago

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    It's because I had to. My mom has heart disease and I've always had to care for her. Since the age of four. I never really had a chance to just be a child.
    Rayven1997 Rayven1997 16-17, F 3 Responses Oct 22

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    I can't communicate openly with people because I'm too shy. I get the feeling people think I'm a ***** because I don't really like to talk, and when I try to be outgoing I say the...
    batjokes batjokes 22-25, F 4 Responses Nov 1

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    I realized after being in love with same man for 14 years that I'm the only one whose trying and loving the person. I lost all the love and respect for myself. While I was blinded...
    ezzy2014 ezzy2014 26-30, F 21 hrs ago

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    LMAO!! I seem so much more happy than ive ever been in my life. ITS NOT NORMAL!!!!!!!!
    SadisticPsychoBitch SadisticPsychoBitch 31-35, F Oct 25

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    Lost Generation by Jonathan Reed I am part of a lost generation. And I refuse to believe that I can change the world. I realize this may be a shock, but “Happiness comes from...
    BurningFist BurningFist 22-25, M 1 day ago

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    At 14 my family moved away from Mexico and I pretty much lost everything I loved in life. Then, at 17 I live on my own and have no relatives in the country.
    Chrissaysyourock Chrissaysyourock 16-17, M 2 Responses Oct 22

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    It’s so frustrating to know that he’ll never want you because he deserves someone better than you, prettier. It’s not that you aren’t good or pretty… it’s that you’re...
    pats17 pats17 16-17, F 1 Response Nov 10

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    I just don't get the morals of my generation, I mean for example people are all about sleeping around and people are just a number what happened to being with someone you love? I'm...
    annoyedgirl annoyedgirl 18-21, F 1 Response Nov 11

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    I hate people who think they have the right to know where you are and what you're doing, before even asking how you are and allowing you to voluntarily give that information and...
    Misscoconut Misscoconut 16-17, F 2 Responses 3 days ago

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    I feel like I've gone through a thousand break ups . . . my heart crushed into microscopic pieces. My chest so tight and heavy. I feel like killing myself, but I cannot leave my...
    SuriAnne SuriAnne 31-35, F 1 Response Nov 8

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    I don't know why but for years I've felt so lonely with my life. I normally put on a facade when I am in public or around people I know. I always try to look happy and cheerful but...
    SaintJayV SaintJayV 18-21, M 3 Responses Oct 22

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    If someone asked me to describe myself in one genuine word, it would be "stupid". All my life, I grew being told how stupid, ignorant and how poorly educated I am as a person. All...
    Meloryne Meloryne 16-17, F 2 Responses Nov 3

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    I will have a birthday on December 15th. I do not wish anyone to acknowledge it whatsoever. it's not just the fact its going to be a BIG number, but probably the biggest reason is...
    Sunbaby1 Sunbaby1 46-50, M Nov 7

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    I have so many good things in my life, beautiful experiences, lots of opportunities, caring friends, amazing kids, but I can't fight this sickness that's infected me. I feel...
    LittleBirds0827 LittleBirds0827 36-40, F 5 Responses Nov 10

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    I just broke away from a five year long relationship with my best friend. It sounds selfish because it was based on his flaws and disregarding mine, but when someone is sociopathic...
    camille2344 camille2344 18-21, F 6 days ago

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    I love to just lose the time and enter that state where I feel like I'm traveling through space and time and then snap out of it and realize how much more I love getting lost doing...
    zeusandwich zeusandwich 16-17, M 4 days ago

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    I feel as if I'm the biggest crybaby in the whole world. I hate my feelings, I hate being awake, I hate hating things. I feel as if my life is supposed to be this wonderful...
    imotakuchan imotakuchan 18-21, F Oct 31

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    The death of my auntie is starting to sink in and become a reality to me now. I feel really scared and alone at the moment because I have no one to talk to about how I feel. I'm...
    rirxalri rirxalri 16-17, F Nov 3

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    I want to tell someone how I feel but there's no one I can talk to. I was in a relationship until a few days ago but it ended because something bad happened to my girlfriend who is...
    Marylin13 Marylin13 16-17, F 1 Response 3 days ago

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    If you look at me, I appear fine, just the same person as I've always been. But that's only on the outside - internally, I'm not. My depression has eaten away at my identity - I'm...
    megmegmeggers megmegmeggers 18-21, F 1 Response Nov 1

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    In front of my eyes. I used to take responsibility for the feelings of others. I thought I did. Actually, I wasn't qualified, and made no assertions that I was some guru or...
    cloudsoflife cloudsoflife 26-30, M 1 Response Nov 11

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    Every day it feels like the physical burden I'm carrying just gets heavier. Occasionally, it feels like I'm not carrying it, but when I remember I am, it hits me all over again...
    kwrc kwrc 16-17, F Oct 30

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    Post concert depression. It feels like I haven't seen my boys in years when it was only 2 months and 8 days. I never got the chance to get VIP tickets to meet my boys, and tell...
    QueenOfPunkRock QueenOfPunkRock 13-15, F Oct 24

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    I'm so angry I stared at the woman who "knows me" my whole life and watched her face of almost amusement The moment that I put myself out there is met with simple criticism and...
    Hey4yu Hey4yu 18-21, F Nov 11

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    I used to be a happy, bubbly, exciting girl but now I feel empty, numb and weak. They're are so many things wrong with my past, present and more than likely my future. I'm finding...
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    I used to be that girl who can keep things together. I used to know what I wanted. I used to have my own specific ways on how I wanted things to be done. As I opened up to the...
    zrylism zrylism 18-21, F 1 Response 6 days ago

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    ive had my share of tough times ive been bullied picked on lost a lot of people close to me ive been called weak and pathetic psychiatrists shoved pills down my throat to change me...
    DDT97 DDT97 16-17, M 1 Response Nov 3

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    i feel like im done with life. theres oneone that can understand me
    mylifeasthis mylifeasthis 13-15, F 1 Response Oct 22

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    Regardless of how this sounds in fed up with my life & honestly killing myself , seems like the only way to go. A 3 year relationship with my Now ex girlfriend ended & she was...
    MunDeth MunDeth 18-21, M 1 Response 2 days ago

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    I just lost a friend and she said she didn't want to be my friend and I don't know why or wht to do now
    jopage45wassup jopage45wassup 13-15, F 14 hrs ago

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    I might as well be illiterate. My terrible memory combined with a sloth reading speed made reading never worth the effort (watching movies as well). It sucks to know I will never...
    averageweasel averageweasel 18-21, F Nov 2

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