I Feel Trapped In My Own Body

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 117 People

    Forever Myself

    For the last few months, I've had an extremely hard time coping with my own existence. Living a normal day to day life is a constant struggle, and at times, frightening. I will catch a glimpse of my hands or my arms or my legs and realize that I am inside of myself, and that...
    Brownbearnohair Brownbearnohair
    Dec 17, 2012

    Restricted by these mortal bonds.

    I have the deep desire to be free from this shell and be expansive and expressive and more than I am.I feel fragile and weak,be and hanging on by a thread I feel close to deaths door. I'm trapped and restricted. which I can be know more
    Obsidianfirefly Obsidianfirefly
    18-21, M
    Oct 10, 2015

    Inside Myself

    Lately i feel as though i have been trapped inside myself, Like im looking at myself from the inside, it causes me to panic, (my dad suffers from panic attacks and they were passed on to me) it all happened mainly cause of stress, One day i started feeling like i was looking from...
    tyler1020 tyler1020
    Sep 14, 2010

    How Old Is Young?

    I have never really felt young. When i was actually young  around 6 or 7 or maybe even younger I would feel so ashamed to be my age, like people were constantly treating me like a child. yes, I know, I was a child, but if you told me that to my face I would be highly angered...
    ravenhope ravenhope
    1 Response Oct 25, 2010

    The Pregnancy Trap

    i feel trapped in my own body.  nothing that i do, say, feel, belongs to me anymore.  all i am is an incubator for this thing growing inside of me.  i hate being pregnant 
    parasitefarm parasitefarm
    31-35, F
    2 Responses Jul 25, 2008

    Maybe That Would Solve Everything?

    IT sounds so strange doesnt it? But sometimes it feels like I'm suffocating in here, like I'm constrained by the things my body can't do. Sometimes I just want to rip my skin off- be someone else, be dead- I don't care. It's like, maybe if I lostmy body, I would forget all the...
    DiaryofaDeadgirl DiaryofaDeadgirl
    18-21, F
    1 Response Mar 31, 2010
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