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

I Fight Depression and Loneliness Everyday

do you fight depression? do you fight loneliness? then come and join people who know and understand... 54,295 People

    My "low mood days" (as my doctor puts it) seem

    to be coming more and more frequently. I have a feeling why, I don't want to admit it though, I want to be happy for the right reasons. I don't want to be on medication again, it's not "happy" its "numb" and that isn't much better. Well here goes nothing, cheers and glass of...
    readum16 readum16 26-30, F 6 Responses 3 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel

    this is going to take

    so much effort and courage to post... okay well i just found this site around 10 minutes ago & im already bawling. i started feeling unhappy when my parents divorced.. i was 11, and it was the biggest transition i ever went through. having to see my mom pack & leave, switching...
    courrtttxx courrtttxx 16-17, F 3 Responses 3 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel

    i feel like i hate everyone in my life

    and I want to abandon it and start over somewhere new. im tired of feeling like i cant connect with anyone. im so outgoing but i feel completely alone. im an honest and fun person (i guess only to me). im sick and tired of always being by myself. or feeling like no one gets me...
    alwaysgloomy alwaysgloomy 22-25, F 14 Responses Jul 13, 2014

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Let Me Help You With The Fight:

    The number one thing I see on here is depression, what a tough topic to cover… It affects all ages, it affects people to different extents, and each person is unique. I’ll try to cover things that will help EVERYONE who is feeling down and I really hope I make an impact on...
    deleted deleted 26-30 37 Responses Jan 18, 2013

    Your Response

    Cancel

    I'm probably just like most other

    teens-fighting depression for whatever reason. But if I'm like other teens, why can't I relate to most-if not all-of them? They're depressed because their boyfriend in seventh grade broke up with them, I'm depressed because my mother died. They're lonely because they lost their...
    SarahChevalier SarahChevalier 16-17, F 14 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel

    With joy and optimism!

    ! No point in getting mad over small things in life! Anything that comes my way, i'll tackle with my heart!
    QuietFreedom QuietFreedom 13-15, M 12 Responses Sep 14, 2014

    Your Response

    Cancel

    I need a friend to be there

    for me and help me through pain please help me through the sadness
    terrinhubbard terrinhubbard 13-15, F 4 Responses 6 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel

    I think that I have beat my depression!

    It's a great feeling to be able to throw a razor away and not give a damn.
    Breeya Breeya 18-21, F 8 Responses Nov 4, 2014

    Your Response

    Cancel

    I live in a dark dark place.

    There's no way out of the darkness. The harder I try the deeper I sink. Nothing brings me out. I don't think anyone knows or maybe they just don't care. I stay quiet and in my room as much as possible lost in my own thoughts. I look for ways out. I don't have any friends. I can...
    cinch cinch 46-50, F 13 Responses Aug 7, 2014

    Your Response

    Cancel

    looking for someone I can talk

    and establish a phone connection for more human support ..no the pity party text..some people text you with intentions of help..but when you tell them what you need they block you... lol and cry at the same time..I haven't speak to anyone for months...ftp
    Sabina76 Sabina76 36-40, F 3 Responses 2 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel

    My Life

    I'm perceived as the funny guy. The guy that makes jokes. In a way it's a facade. I use it to hide who I am. What's inside of me. I appreciate humor so when I talk to people I use it. I'm very creative. They say a poor life gifts you with arts. In a way I should be thankful... My...
    baconrind baconrind 26-30, M 11 Responses Feb 3, 2013

    Your Response

    Cancel

    How can there be so many people on the planet

    and so many lonely. I smile but inside I'm screaming HELP ME! Just care...Hold me, love me. Don't just say hello and keep walking. Don't tell me you can't give me what I need, when I ask for a hug. Don't ask how I'm doing when you don't care. Don't be there only when it's...
    rubyjuly rubyjuly 26-30, F 5 Responses Jan 23

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Mysterygirl2129 Mysterygirl2129 13-15, F 2 Responses 4 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel

    The sad part about depression,

    is when u burst out crying alone in your room, and u realize that no one truly knows how unhappy u are bcz u don't know how to explain whats going on and no one wants to listen either..
    Rourou19 Rourou19 18-21, F 11 Responses Jan 11

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Im done talking to guys

    or even trying bec everytime I do they either have a boyfriend or just not interested bec im so ugly :( #foreveralone #ugly #useless
    rainyday10 rainyday10 22-25, M 2 Responses 4 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Its my day off work and I've been home alone

    all day. My son is home from school and hubby is home from work now but they are both sleeping. I can't make myself get up and do anything. I can't even focus on tv to lose myself in that. I just feel so worthless. The only time I'm able to not feel like this is when I'm at work...
    GirlEnigma GirlEnigma 36-40, F 1 Response 3 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Lol i have lost all motivation,

    i care for nothing, haven't left this couch for months. How pathetic to bad i don't own a gun would be so nice to just end everything....
    rgagich rgagich 22-25, M 1 Response a week ago

    Your Response

    Cancel

    If you take a look at Kat Williams,

    his persona on stage is totally different then the one you see in interviews. Everyone wants to be around the stage guy. Most comedians are cynical. Marlon Wayans, another comedian once explained that comedy is an art-form that comes from ones struggles and pain. Which makes a...
    TheVisualist TheVisualist 22-25, M 4 Responses Aug 12, 2014

    Your Response

    Cancel

    I have everything I should want.

    .... why am I so unhappy??? Food on the table and a roof over my head and I have the nerve to ask for more....
    xderailedfatalitiesx xderailedfatalitiesx 18-21, F 1 Response a week ago

    Your Response

    Cancel

    I'm drowning! and I just have to be saved.

    .. I want to be saved! I want to be happy! I want to be alive. ....
    Sorrynotperfect Sorrynotperfect 18-21, F 7 Responses 4 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel

    I am writing this. Cause I wanna die.

    no I won't kill myself. life is just too precious. But I'm tired of thinking about dying. I'm tired of being lonely and depressed and I'm just frustrated and sick and angry. I hate controlling my tears. but I hate crying. I just wanna burst out. rip myself apart. That.. right...
    DarkPrincess10 DarkPrincess10 18-21, F 16 Responses Dec 7, 2014

    Your Response

    Cancel

    A Crap Life

    Everyday i hate waking up i dread it. same old crap going through the motions smiling even if i dont want to i have a family but feel i am taken for granted eveyday i still feel as if i live alone at the moment i am even having trouble feeling happy about anything and considered...
    mamdo2 mamdo2 36-40, F 43 Responses Sep 22, 2012

    Your Response

    Cancel

    ATTENTION: ALL DEPRESSED,

    LONELY, and ANTISOCIAL PEOPLE!!! Hi.
    Zack607 Zack607 22-25, M 20 Responses Jul 26, 2014

    Your Response

    Cancel

    I Feel Sad And Lonely

    I'm 20 years old. I feel like I should be having the best time of my life right now, but I'm not. I feel so lonely and worthless. Nobody wants to hang out with me. I always call people and everyone is "busy". I don't even know why this is happening to me Why me? Weekends are...
    sadgirl20 sadgirl20 22-25, F 93 Responses Jun 2, 2010

    Your Response

    Cancel

    And so it is : Have you ever tried to lean on

    your self ? It seems I have worked long to form a some what friendship. Only to have that person when our family's are getting close .....take a career change and leave. whats new
    ghostintherain ghostintherain 41-45, M 3 Responses a week ago

    Your Response

    Cancel

    And I want to kill myself a lot.

    I hate myself so much. My childhood & blame just eats at me... And destroys everything, including my peace of mind. I just want to rest. You know really rest. I don't want to kill myself. I do but I don't. I just don't see myself ever loving me.. It's such a struggle to breathe...
    mentallytortured mentallytortured 18-21, F 15 Responses Nov 11, 2014

    Your Response

    Cancel

    I just wish I had someone to call my own

    someone to hold me and tell me everything is going to be ok even when I know it's not :(
    rainyday10 rainyday10 22-25, M 2 Responses 2 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel

    My reason is cause I am not important in this

    life. Everyone uses me and then leaves me alone to die. It sad that I can,say I am use to it, whats another cut gonna do; all my clothes are long sleeve.
    Unknown1047 Unknown1047 18-21, M 2 Responses 6 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Loneliness causes depression.

    Depression causes loneliness. Welcome to the full circle.
    Thesoutherner Thesoutherner 66-70, M 6 Responses Sep 15, 2014

    Your Response

    Cancel

    sick of the back and forth.

    . feeling. ok then like the darkness is going to suck me in and strangle me. ..I took my depression pill . I must be sick in the. head. ...what is the point of this....many it's all. in my head. just fix me! stop it! I was ok earlier. crying because of chimicals in my...
    rubyjuly rubyjuly 26-30, F 1 Response a week ago

    Your Response

    Cancel

    I just want to get as far away from society

    and the bullshit of everyday life. Maybe go up to Alaska and live off the land
    shyguy247 shyguy247 26-30, M 9 Responses Nov 12, 2014

    Your Response

    Cancel

    I have no friends, ever

    since i left public school to be home schooled, none of my friends have bothered to talk to me, even my "best friends".
    lezzay lezzay 18-21, F 2 Responses 5 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Trying To Love...

    Falling in love...or being in love when you suffer from depression seems like a monumental task to the person suffering from it... It takes an incredible amount of trust. You have to look at yourself, wade through all the negative self talk that you hear in your head all the...
    kittysoftpaws kittysoftpaws 36-40, F 11 Responses Dec 31, 2012

    Your Response

    Cancel

    When mother is pregnant with me,

    she and my father would always fight each other. My father is a drunkard and has a lot of issues of his own and my mother is a perfectionist. Even before i set foot on school, i already know that there is something wrong with me. Im also aware that I am a smart girl. I am...
    ItGirl111 ItGirl111 26-30, F 11 Responses 1 day ago

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Join this group if you ever need support

    https://m.facebook.com/groups/480215555420339?ref=bookmark
    im2hot2bemo im2hot2bemo 18-21, F 5 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Minnowshi Minnowshi 18-21, F 3 Responses Nov 17, 2014

    Your Response

    Cancel
    helpmeimfukkedup helpmeimfukkedup 13-15, M 31 Responses Jan 10

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Aint That The Truth!!!!!!!

    when i was younger....id put my arms in my shirt and pretend i had no arms. Would restart video games whenever i knew i was going to lose. Slept with all my stuffed animals as a child so none of them got offended.. had that one pen with 4 colours and tried to push all the buttons...
    soulsearchingforever soulsearchingforever 31-35, F 16 Responses Dec 29, 2012

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Hope?

    Loneliness is one of the more constricting emotions I experience. It’s the emptiness of being invisible in a room full of people. It’s the desolate feeling of struggling without stirring compassion. I see people move forward with their lives and I see those who are involved...
    CoopSmith CoopSmith 26-30, M 4 Responses Nov 30, 2013

    Your Response

    Cancel

    How I Beat Depression

    First off, I want to say that I'm not a doctor, nor would I want to be. More and more, it just seems they are pawns of Big Pharma, handing out prescriptions like candy. This is NOT right! Our bodies, minds, and spirits are nourished by food, exercise, interaction with others, and...
    Cargoyle Cargoyle 36-40, M 7 Responses Feb 7, 2011

    Your Response

    Cancel

    I want to die. I can't remember the last time I

    didn't Feel like that. my psychiatrist told me I should make an effort. since I'm still here, isn't that what I've been doing? I wish someone could help me. its the hardest thing for me to ask for but I've been begging them to help me for months and nothings changed. I just want...
    c130patra c130patra 26-30, F 22 Responses Nov 3, 2014

    Your Response

    Cancel

    just holding on for one more day.

    ...thinking that my only reward is when I die
    Sabina76 Sabina76 36-40, F 11 Responses 3 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel

    For you who don't understand what depression is

    or don't feel it: Depression is the empty feeling in your stomach. It is the feeling of wanting to cry almost every second of everyday. It is feeling lonely even when you're around people, and wanting to be alone and at the same time wanting to feel important. It's the nagging...
    Newgirl00 Newgirl00 13-15, F 10 Responses Jan 19

    Your Response

    Cancel

    I think I do, there are a lot of problems

    that is so impossible to explain and so hard to deal it.
    whatupdoc54 whatupdoc54 18-21, M 3 Responses 6 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel

    I am broken. I am sick.

    My soul is torn, shattered, I'm needy. That's ok. Because I was never raised. I was never cultivated. It's ok. I'll be ok. I think.....I just want to be fixed in the ways that I've been so broken. I didn't do this on my own. I know that "my life is in my hands" but if...
    expressivelyMe expressivelyMe 36-40, F 8 Responses Aug 5, 2014

    Your Response

    Cancel

    I can't shake this feeling it sucks,

    it really does ... I sometimes want to isolate myself and just write a bunch of shyt and then I feel somewhat better. I really don't feel like doing anything at all...I just want to sit and stare into space all freaking day...maybe it's hormonal..crap I don't know
    jbm1984 jbm1984 31-35, F 2 Responses 6 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel

    im so sick of life..

    and feeling like ****. every little thing feels like a battle and im tired. tired of trying. tired of the worthlessness, having no friends. feeling like im going to die of fear everytime i leave the front door. yet no one seems to understand how i feel. People just keep saying...
    lilpeanut24 lilpeanut24 18-21, F 2 Responses 4 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel

    What is the point of it all.

    ..getting up working, taking classes and training programs, not having a day off because your trying to build a bright future for yourself and live comfortable. ...let's say I get that job helping people improve their lives. ...but when the work day is over what will I have...who...
    rubyjuly rubyjuly 26-30, F 1 Response a week ago

    Your Response

    Cancel

    I thought I was slipping into depression,

    turns out I was just hungry :]
    bR0k3nWings bR0k3nWings 18-21, F 3 Responses Nov 14, 2014

    Your Response

    Cancel

    I did good today; I was having an emotional

    breakdown but I reached out to a friend instead of secluding myself and drowning in my own misery. I just wanted to publicly record this small personal victory :)
    Basilandthyme Basilandthyme 26-30, F 3 Responses 6 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel

    At the end of the day no one gives a ****.

    Not friends, not family, everyone is selfish and self-absorbed. They don't really care, the only thing people give a **** about is their own ***. I feel like I have no one. No place to escape, no arms to run into. Nothing.
    moongirl03 moongirl03 18-21, F 14 Responses Dec 1, 2014

    Your Response

    Cancel