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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... 63,365 People

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    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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    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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    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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    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 5 days ago

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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 Jul 22

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    my husband puts me down more

    than builds me up. makes me sad
    DeAnnsharon DeAnnsharon 41-45, F 5 Responses Jul 22

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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 want to give all my money to my dad

    before I kill myself. he paid a lot of money for my highschool and college and I turned out to be a 29 year old failure who achieved nothing. I just want to buy some insurance of sort + my savings then die so my dad can have his money back
    monotonouso monotonouso 26-30, M 8 Responses 2 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 am 17 and I have been depressed

    for years. I hate life and everyone on it. I want to give up but I'm scared to commit suicide. I guess I'm too much of a coward to be a Coward. My mother died and my father is too. I never talk to my brother or sisters and I don't want too. I'm over weight, deformed, and broke...
    NoMore99 NoMore99 18-21, F 2 Responses 2 days ago

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    Well my boyfriend got kicked out of the place

    we were living in and I chose him over staying and now have a good friend pissed at me because of the things he said, but are true... now I don't know how I am getting to New York to be closer to family and work on my relationship without being nagged at for the way he sometimes...
    Firefly8380 Firefly8380 31-35, F 1 Response 1 day 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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    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

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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 Jul 23

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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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    ATTENTION: ALL DEPRESSED,

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

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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 6 days ago

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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 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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    LookingForTheSunshine LookingForTheSunshine 31-35, F 4 Responses 5 days ago

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

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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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    thinknew84 thinknew84 26-30, F 6 Responses a week ago

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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 6 days ago

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    Why shouldnt I commit suicide?

    I for one would like to have a reason. Im depressed, very lonely, and living dead anyways. I havent seen all the world has to offer, though im quite positive ive seen just about enough. First off, I feel alone in the universe. Ive never had a girlfriend, never kissed a girl...
    md732 md732 22-25, M 2 Responses 2 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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    well my boyfriend broke it off between us

    so I'm very lonely and depressed, I need some advice he was my first boyfriend I need to know what to do to get over this
    depressedqueen12 depressedqueen12 16-17, M 2 Responses 1 day ago

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    I want to die now because of my mom.

    Any suggestions how I can I die easily without experiencing too much pain?
    kcryptic kcryptic 22-25, F 41 mins ago

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    Feed up with people thinking they've got

    depression just cause daddy won't buy them something or they don't get paid enough for the work they do!!, depression isn't about money or learning to stand on your own two feet, depression is having no SELF value, not sleeping at night, failing to see a positive in even getting...
    ncfctom94 ncfctom94 18-21, M 2 Responses 5 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 3 Responses 5 days ago

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    I'm tired of people telling me to get over it.

    "Just sleep it off, you won't be sad tomorrow." Depression isn't just about being sad. Sadness is about 15% of it. 35% is a mixture of guilt, anxiety, isolation, self-loathing, and hopelessness. The last 50% is the emotional equivalent of watching paint dry. I spend most of my...
    DoneAnd0ver DoneAnd0ver 18-21, F 4 Responses 1 day ago

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    I am in strange feeling of heaviness.

    .. I don't want anyone and feel the load of pain in heart will stop my heart beat... I feel difficulty in breathing and even sitting alone tears fell out if i try to control i cudnt... I actually want to die but not suicide i wish God kept my pain away...
    thinknew84 thinknew84 26-30, F 2 Responses Jul 22

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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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    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 2 Responses 5 days ago

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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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    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 5 days ago

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    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

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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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    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 5 days ago

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    I can't take all this pain,

    my boyfriend left me and came back and then said he likes someone else, I'm crying hard, I don't know what to do anymore I want to be with him but people keep saying leave him, he did love me at one point, I know he still does..
    depressedqueen12 depressedqueen12 16-17, M 4 Responses 2 days ago

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    Depression? It's like drowning,

    but not being able to die.
    steph0807 steph0807 18-21, F 2 Responses Jun 30

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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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    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 3 Responses 3 days ago

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    i dont kow if i am lonely

    because i am depressed or am i depressed because i am lonely all i know i am both depressed and lonely. been this way since 6 years and i don't see any light at the end fo this tunnel....!!!
    anoopjosh anoopjosh 18-21, M 18 hrs ago

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    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 5 Responses Nov 30, 2013

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    You call me stupid? I fake a smile everyday

    and you believe it. I force a laugh and you think I'm happy. Who's stupid now?
    BlackRosesAmongLilies BlackRosesAmongLilies 13-15 6 Responses Mar 18

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