I Find Myself Overwhelmed With Sadness

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    I'm an eloquent woman... Words come easily to me, however I find stringing them together to explain the hurt in my heart is impossible. I have made it a point to avoid seeing friends. I've excluded my husband from my thoughts because what I've found is that people don't really...
    Jennalynnjennalynn Jennalynnjennalynn
    Dec 1, 2012

    Sadness Comes...

        It's not every moment of the day, thank God. But from time to time, I am overcome with sadness. I woke this morning at Three O'Clock, yet again, and along with my inability to fall back to sleep, I felt the sorrow take a hold.   Sad about what? People...
    offtherails offtherails
    31-35, F
    May 12, 2009

    I know what it feels like to face the darkness.

    . Feeling lonely.. Its the feeling I know best. I hate feeling this way, Ive gotten out of it once before but its like a relapse but stronger! Everywhere I look I find negative and my boyfriend has pushed me to find positive but its very difficult for me.. I feel I have been...
    hannahpaigelove hannahpaigelove
    18-21, F
    Jun 27, 2014

    I Am Simply Fine - But How Can I Convince Myself?

    I have been a brooding and self-critical character for the past twenty years, keeping journals, trying feverishly to explore what may lie at the base of what I perceive to be an only outwardly successful life, riddled with fundamental disappointments brought about by some major...
    Tahini Tahini
    41-45, M
    Mar 4, 2012


    Sometimes it comes over me like a big heavy blanket; it surrounds me and I cannot move. I just want to curl up and cry... and sleep forever. But then there is friends, and family, and the laughter of children, and blue sky, and the wind in the trees, and chocolate, and cuddles...
    DancingFox DancingFox
    31-35, F
    2 Responses May 3, 2011
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