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I Fight Depression and Loneliness Everyday

do you fight depression? do you fight loneliness? then come and join people who know and understand... 63,212 People

    hi im 41, very depressed person cant seem to

    find any friends wich is hard in a rural area anyhow but it is a lonely thing when you don't fit in anywhere and not from the area, if theres anyone who would like to chat that would b great after giving all effort of being outgoing friendly and kind im still sitting here...
    traintonowhere01 traintonowhere01 41-45, M 3 Responses 2 days ago

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    I have been going out of my way to make sure I

    go out and am around people during the weekend it has helped me not feel so lonely or depressed . But I need to work on doing more things by myself because I can't always rely on other people to keep me company. I wish I had a big dog to go on walks with and take on trips...
    rubyjuly rubyjuly 26-30, F 2 Responses 23 hrs ago

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    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 95 Responses Jun 2, 2010

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    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 15 Responses Jul 13, 2014

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    Its always hard to keep un quote words

    even one u know you could have ... Before you have no one to share
    thinknew84 thinknew84 26-30, F 1 Response Jul 20

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    FrozenFury FrozenFury 16-17, M 1 Response Jul 19

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    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

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    I miss my mother came back home

    after 2 days from work... And all alone in life .. First eid alone..
    thinknew84 thinknew84 26-30, F Jul 18

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    I'm so depressed and lonely right now.

    Lost any joy I had with whatever games I own. And nothing nice to watch on TV. No friends or girlfriend to call. Nothing to do, just lying on my bed trying to decide whether to sleep or get up and do something. Why am I typing this? don't know, something to do I suppose.
    deleted deleted 26-30 11 Responses Mar 11

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    It's hard to continue living your life

    when all you can think about is ending it.
    MaryJay712 MaryJay712 16-17, F 5 Responses Sep 30, 2014

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    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

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    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

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    I don't have any friends.

    My mom doesn't work but she is always talking to her friends. My dad is at work the whole day. So I just sit in my room all day, lonely and listening to music. I guess I have my dog but he doesn't keep much of a conversation going. He is a great at cuddling though.
    deleted deleted 26-30 4 Responses 5 days ago

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    my husband puts me down more

    than builds me up. makes me sad
    DeAnnsharon DeAnnsharon 41-45, F 5 Responses 5 days ago

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    I'm not sure I even fight them.

    I live with them - the depression and the loneliness are part of me and I don't know how to change. I'm 23 years old. I graduated from a university. I have a job which is a dream for many of my colleagues. I'm not rich but I make just enough. I look good. I dress well. I treat...
    Bradley004 Bradley004 22-25, M 1 Response Jul 18

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    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.
    deleted deleted 26-30 7 Responses Nov 4, 2014

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    I always feel bad about myself

    when I see random people being happy with their friends or partner.. Why can't I be like them? What's my fault? What did I do wrong? Is this a punishment from God?
    halohai halohai 18-21, F 4 Responses 2 days ago

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

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    Unable to sleep very tired

    but just cant sleep
    thinknew84 thinknew84 26-30, F 1 Response Jul 19

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    I have never been in a relationship.

    I have friends but they are not always around because they have their own lives. I pretend to be fine but I am the loneliest person I know. Sometimes all I need is for someone to hold me and say "it is going to be okay... I got you".
    iamkesho iamkesho 22-25, F 1 Response 2 days ago

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    Me and my boyfriend fight a lot about my

    depression. I try my hardest to be happy but I just dislike myself so much that I feel like everyone else can see that I'm a nobody. Even while being in a relationship I feel so isolated from everybody. My mum doesn't understand she just tells me to give myself a good talking to...
    alice0493 alice0493 22-25, F 2 Responses 4 days ago

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    I hv nothing to share

    because there is no one to share with
    thinknew84 thinknew84 26-30, F 2 Responses Jul 19

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    I went to the graveyard yesterday.

    It was my mommy's birthday and I brought flowers for mommy's and daddy's grave. After I placed down the flowers I started to talk to my mommy and daddy about the things that I experiences lately. People were looking at me with sad faces. And were talking quietly. They said...
    deleted deleted 26-30 10 Responses Apr 24

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    thinknew84 thinknew84 26-30, F 6 Responses 4 days ago

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    Sometimes the loneliness is crushing.

    I'm told that I'm pretty and that I have a great personality. Yet I'm alone. Sooo... yeah. I miss intimacy. I miss feeling special. I miss sex. Idk how to describe my feeling. I'm starting to hate my bed. I sleep on the couch so I can feel like someone is there smh.
    kitakat00 kitakat00 26-30, F 5 Responses 3 days ago

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    Funny how its easier to vent to strangers about

    what you go through. Friends and family, you open up to them and for like maybe a day or two they care, than they move on. Completely oblivious to the fact that you suffer everyday. I have learned that I've become a liar, telling everyone everyday that I am fine. I secretly cut...
    Joshjag1989 Joshjag1989 22-25, M 1 Response 6 days ago

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    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

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    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 18-21, M 11 Responses Sep 14, 2014

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    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...
    Icrossmyheart Icrossmyheart 13-15, F 10 Responses Jan 19

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    I was depressed and lonely

    for a long time when my mum died but now I try and help people get through there problems and see the light at the other side, so if anyone is feeling down I don't mind cheering you up, I know what it's like to have no purpose for life xx
    Lonelyhannah18 Lonelyhannah18 18-21, F 6 Responses Jul 2

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    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 7 Responses Nov 12, 2014

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    I thought I was slipping into depression,

    turns out I was just hungry :]
    bR0k3nWings bR0k3nWings 18-21, F 2 Responses Nov 14, 2014

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    ATTENTION: ALL DEPRESSED,

    LONELY, and ANTISOCIAL PEOPLE!!! Hi.
    Zack607 Zack607 22-25, M 18 Responses Jul 26, 2014

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    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 13 Responses Dec 7, 2014

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    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

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    Embarrassed much? Yes.

    It is embarrassing, isn't it? It is embarrassing to be ruled by feelings such as sadness, emptiness, fear, low self esteem.. 45 years old and I find myself starting over again. What once came too easily, now seems unreachable. I know. I KNOW that it is me stopping me. I know...
    discovery5 discovery5 41-45, F 11 Responses Jan 16

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    I want to die but don't have the balls to do it.

    I'm sick of being a 29 year old failure who achieved nothing in life. I just wish to be killed
    monotonouso monotonouso 26-30, M 5 Responses 3 days ago

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    Ever have a day where you want to just take the

    day off from life? Curl up into the fetal position and disappear, cry, yell, and get all other emotions out of you, in hopes that you may feel normal for a little while?
    readum16 readum16 26-30, F 10 Responses Mar 16

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    I cant remember the last time I smiled

    and really ment it. im in love with a guy who wants me one min and pushes me away the next. I have dragged my 4year old daughter and my 1year old daughter (who calls him daddy) through it all with me. I have no money and honestly feel like I have no one. I dont talk to any one...
    brittany011 brittany011 26-30, F 18 mins ago

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    Know that feeling when you pour energy into

    someone and it's like filling a black hole, constantly grabbing and pulling in whatever you toss at it, never satisfied? You're chasing something fleeting, like dust through a sunbeam? All you wish for are answers to why, but you know you'll get nothing but quiet, cold silence...
    magicengr magicengr 36-40, M 1 Response 6 days ago

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    I constantly feel ugly.

    I know I'm not necessarily ugly but I feel like i am. I always feel like my face is too fat and I look too young. It kills me! I want plastic surgery..
    hungryforchange hungryforchange 18-21, M 4 Responses 2 days ago

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    Sometimes I feel, I guess the closest word

    that I can think of is clausterphobic. Today that is how I was feeling. I could be in an open field and I would still feel clausterphobic. It's a horrible feeling. I just want to get out of wherever I am and just go. Go somewhere that doesn't exist probably. When I was a child...
    Etheros Etheros 46-50, F 4 Responses 2 days ago

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    Telling someone with depression to "just be

    happy" or "just smile" is like tossing a kid with no arms into a lake and saying "just swim"
    MrCutBleedSmile MrCutBleedSmile 18-21, M 2 Responses Mar 4

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    When I be someone else people care about

    me Society says I should be myself When I be myself no one cares about me So I become someone else
    Mselisa Mselisa 18-21, F 2 Responses 5 days ago

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    I am sick and tired of being lonely!

    I am done feeling sorry for myself! Usually I would rather be at home than out doing things as of late though I have started forcing myself to go out like my buddies party coming up I am really socially nervous to go but I have made it a goal to attend and I will not not go. It...
    Lonely1634 Lonely1634 22-25, M 2 Responses Jul 19

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    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 4 Responses Jan 23

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