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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... 60,182 People

    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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    helpmeimfukkedup helpmeimfukkedup 13-15, M 29 Responses Jan 10

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    In your loneliness and pain,

    you've created a nasty little imp for an imaginary friend, as many many people have, including me, and you listen to its stories about "rotten worthless you" for entertainment and masochistic comfort, because it's hard to find comfort anywhere else. I'm not criticizing, I'm...
    WattDeFalk WattDeFalk 56-60, T 1 Response 1 day ago

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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 12 Responses Dec 7, 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 just wrote this reply to someone

    who was commenting about feeling better, and what follows is my reply, but because it wasn't particularly appropriate to the thread as a whole I decided to post it here) That's nice, everyone deserves to be happy. However one must be careful not to expect all depressed people...
    dontcareforlabels dontcareforlabels 41-45, M 3 Responses Aug 28, 2014

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    Stay strong! Even thou sometimes it's hard,

    have trust in yourself be brave
    inconnue9 inconnue9 18-21, F 1 Response 3 days ago

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    I could curl up and die a homeless bum,

    or drink myself to death, but I choose to read and write at the library instead. The wealth of human creativity is my addiction, my church, my purpose. Knowing humans survive disaster we can't imagine keeps me humble and thankful for what I do have.
    WattDeFalk WattDeFalk 56-60, T 2 Responses 2 days ago

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    I'm stressed. message

    and comment me peoples
    playr435 playr435 22-25, M 3 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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    Alot of times I feel out of place.

    I feel unwanted and invisible. Sometimes when a person talks about someone great they say soo much good about them. I've never had someone put me on a pedestal like that.
    ElSabre101 ElSabre101 26-30, M 1 Response 16 hrs ago

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    I miss my boys. I am

    so very alone after my divorce and haven't seen my boys in three years. It's not that I don't care about them, it's that they live over 1,000 miles away and I can't afford to visit them. They are growing up without me and I hurt without them. Days like today I walk the thin line...
    cvann5 cvann5 51-55, M 1 Response 2 days 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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    REGULARLY PRACTICE some study.

    A learned addiction, an obsessive focus on well-being is far better than chasing after feelings, which is also an addiction. I finally admitted: I LOVE my self-pity! That's the miracle cure, the way out, the paradoxical key to stopping your addiction to "Oh no! I'm less than...
    WattDeFalk WattDeFalk 56-60, T 2 days ago

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    I cutted my wrist again

    and each time it feels a bit worse I am drowning please I need u guys by my side
    Sara2102 Sara2102 18-21, F 4 Responses 2 days ago

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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 12 Responses Dec 31, 2012

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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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    I'm still fighting it.

    I'm trying to be happy, but what's the point in trying if it's just going to be ruined in 5-10 minutes? I really just wish I could get it over with but I can't, so here I am...still fighting through it. I just wish that when someone says they're gonna try and help me feel better...
    emylauren27 emylauren27 18-21, F 1 Response 3 days ago

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    The depression is taking over tonight.

    Can someone talk to me?.. please.
    suicidalsweetheart111 suicidalsweetheart111 16-17, F 15 Responses 1 day ago

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    Hello everyone My name is Alexys,

    I am currently 16 years old. Before I start my story I want to say that life is precious no matter what and nobody should ever take away their life. I'm 16 my birthday is Dec 24 Christmas Eve, cool Huh? Well I've always been a good normal child, I remember playing with my...
    imalexys imalexys 16-17, M 2 days ago

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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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    I really just want to die I can't handle normal

    life. What's wrong with me? Why can't I just be normal? Everyone else has something they love and they're good at. They're not deadweight. They have worse lives than me. Why can't I handle it and they can? Why am I such a screw up?
    themeice themeice 18-21, F 2 Responses 1 day ago

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    It's a constant battle to keep my head up,

    to attempt to follow the sun. As much as I want a choice, I know that w children there is no out... Nor a choice
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response 1 day ago

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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 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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    Hi I'm 17 and very confused.

    I used to be the happiest person ever, everyone would always say how every time they saw me I was smiling and I even got yelled at my my coaches for smiling too much. But my smile wasn't exactly because I was so happy it was just something I did out of nervousness and insecurity...
    Kayleehm Kayleehm 18-21, F 3 Responses 2 days ago

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    I've been fighting this shot

    since I was 13, I'm 25 now. Everybody always says thing won't be this way forever. I'm starting to feel that line is a bunch of bull. I'm really getting tired of this fight. I'm ready to stop fighting, it really isn't worth it anymore.
    DancesWithUnicorns DancesWithUnicorns 22-25, F 3 Responses 2 days ago

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    Battling a crippling bout of depression today.

    Haven't gotten out of bed except for coffee. Need some help.
    cvann5 cvann5 51-55, M 3 Responses 15 hrs ago

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    Y'know the Bre'er Rabbit story of the tar baby?

    You can choose not to fight it & realize it's a fake. Is the first feeling you notice necessarily truest? I've learned WELL-BEING can be a choice more easily as you REGULARLY PRACTICE some study. Thankfully not proudly, your friend.
    WattDeFalk WattDeFalk 56-60, T 2 days ago

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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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    Find the strength in your sorrows they say.

    ...but my mind drowns in filth everyday. I can't find the strength to get out if bed, much less this conglomeration of evil swimming in my head. Angel of death, why didn't you kiss me goodnight the day my love knocked me down? For mine is no story of lost and found. It's lost...
    KittyLeitz KittyLeitz 22-25, F 1 Response 16 hrs ago

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

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    i've ever been in place

    where i am not exist for others, place where no one wants to sit next to me, place where friends are just people who stuck with you, place where no one will even care if your phone die.
    Gina1993 Gina1993 18-21, F 23 hrs ago

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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.
    Breeya Breeya 18-21, F 7 Responses Nov 4, 2014

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    people say i had depression

    because i dont have anything to do, bored with routine and friendless.... i wish i could say that instead of admitted that im sick
    Gina1993 Gina1993 18-21, F 3 Responses 3 days 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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    ATTENTION: ALL DEPRESSED,

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

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    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 14 Responses Nov 11, 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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    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

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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 guess it's just one of those nights.

    .. I hate these nights. All I want to do is cuddle up in a ball, my music so loud I can feel the beating of the base through my headphones, and cry myself to sleep. But I have to just stay strong. So really, it's just one of those nights.
    bnwilliams11 bnwilliams11 16-17, F 1 Response 1 day ago

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    Ok so i recently revealed to my girlfriend i am

    going to be getting a lip piercing next week. I have been wanting this for a long time but my girlfriend bit at the idea and has not talked to me since. As you can probably tell i am very angry but i am getting it because i do what makes me happy, so be it if she leaves me...
    Usernamesalreadytaken Usernamesalreadytaken 16-17, M 1 Response 3 hrs ago

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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 have tried to kill myself last night & I'm

    so scared for not having control I need ur support please..😢
    Sara2102 Sara2102 18-21, F 19 Responses 3 days ago

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    im 16, and i want to die.

    i feel like i have literally nobody at school, theres people i talk to, but there not real friends, i have 2 friends who know im depressed, but theyve never felt this way so they dont get it. they try to help but they cant really cuz they dont know what depressions like. i...
    Depressedgolfer96 Depressedgolfer96 16-17, M 3 Responses 2 days ago

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