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I Hate Feeling Lost

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    Will Anyone Ever Understand Me?

    I feel so broken and hurt. The thing about it is..... I don't know.... Why. I am pretty sensitive, naive, emotional, and insecure. I feel like a broken glass. I've been fixed, but now I'm being chipped off piece by piece. It kills me. My broken heart feels like broken lungs...
    ForiegnBeauty ForiegnBeauty 13-15, F Jul 24, 2013

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    Thought I Knew

    I hate feeling lost I thought I knew what I was after out of life and had made all the right changes and decisions but now I sit with no clue. I had done it all our relationship was never better I had gradutated college and we had two amazing girls, then in a matter of a year my...
    specks77 specks77 36-40, F 3 Responses Nov 3, 2012

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    This Again

    I feel so alone right now and bored and sad and oh I don't know, mixed emotions I guess. I suddenly felt the urge to write. I'm not even sure of what to write about. It feels like there are a lot of things running in my mind but I can't really tell what they are. I had a sudden...
    gb0485 gb0485 22-25, F Nov 19, 2013

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    Music Saves Me

    Whenever i feel lost or empty, i just have to plug in my ipod listen to my favorite bands and its almost like it fills a hole within me. I love music, and im not sure what kind of place the world would be without it.
    yeahhh yeahhh 16-17, F 3 Responses Nov 8, 2009

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    Confused

    I'd be lying if I said I was trying to embrace all that I am feeling, to be in the moment of it and just accept it. While thats what I'd like to be doing, it is not. I am very conflicted right now with -myself- who I am - what I want... I am having a really difficult time...
    polkio polkio 26-30, F Aug 18, 2012

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    Sometimes I Just Feel So Out Of...

    place.I wake up, go to work, school, etc.But I feel out of body or something similar.I don't belong.Where I do belong, I haven't quite found out.I want to leave.I want to burst out of my clothes,Run down the street,And scream to the reaches of the atmosphere!If I have to search...
    significantlyinsignificant significantlyinsignificant 26-30, F 1 Response Jan 8, 2011

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    My Life

    from a young age I was sexually and mentally abused by my older brother, with no explanation or understanding as to why. It stopped at the age of 12 and never happened again. Aged 13 I was raped in an unconnected event. I feel as though these two things have completely changed me...
    Catherineh94 Catherineh94 18-21, F Aug 2, 2013

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    Related Experiences

    I hate when there's so many things going on at once. it's jus so overwhelming
    thatshazguy thatshazguy 18-21, M Apr 13

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    In so many ways i have become soft the past decade. There was a time when I was sure of every footstep. A time when any street, any time of day or night, was fair game. Any...
    wayward71 wayward71 41-45, M Apr 25

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    I hate isolating myself from the world, but sometimes it's what's best. I'm am better now, and stronger than ever!
    DeAundreVP DeAundreVP 18-21, M 2 Responses 1 day ago

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    Well, I'm a 21 year old girl. I've been out of college for about a year now. I only have an AA degree, which isn't really much of anything to obtain a career. Rejected from some...
    WaveRunner101 WaveRunner101 22-25, F 4 Responses Apr 24

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    especially lately I've felt this way. I'm unsure of how to cope and I'm losing sight of the light I've created. My heart feels so heavy and I can't get it to stop. I want to scream...
    shshim shshim 18-21, F 5 days ago

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    I want to die. Im not getting anywhere with my life... My parents never encourage me, they always tell me to "just deal with it". Well i cant anymore. Im 18 and I cant get a job, I...
    ShizukaiOkami ShizukaiOkami 18-21, M 2 Responses Apr 7

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    I just wanna sink at the bottom of the Ocean and see whats in there, thats how lost I am.
    Saint12 Saint12 18-21, M 1 Response Apr 23

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    I feel like I am lost. Various thoughts are going through my mind. And most of them are foolish and infantil and I feel like I am dumb.
    bureauofexalted bureauofexalted 31-35, M 1 Response 6 days ago

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    This is the point where I feel like I'm capable of screwing everything in a blink of an eye. I'm freakingly stressed and my dad adds on the stress even though I've been trying my...
    CloeSmile CloeSmile 16-17, F 1 Response 1 day ago

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    I love you unconditionally and I always will. You have always loved me too, I know that. I know its bad to expect something in return but you know during all the time when we were...
    lovemylife2210 lovemylife2210 26-30, F 1 Response Apr 6

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    I feel like my eyes are blurred, and my head is heavy, I have no control, I can't get up and complete simple tasks. I lack in motivations . sometimes I get a wave of heavy guilt in...
    Tistoskii Tistoskii 16-17, F 1 Response Apr 18

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    That feeling you get when you know you have nothing. Nothing. You yourself have nothing to show and you have to rely on others. This is among other things is the worst I've felt in...
    Beijodeabacaxi Beijodeabacaxi 18-21, F 2 Responses 3 days ago

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    He said "stop doing this to your self"... I hate when your starting to forget about something or someone and then BAM!!!! A song comes on and your like damn, "Now I want some...
    Nobullshyt Nobullshyt 22-25, F Apr 10

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    I think I'm kind of jealous of my friend cause she's making all these new friends and, even though I know I'm welcome to tag along and they're all nice, I feel like I don't belong...
    dandeelaion dandeelaion 18-21, F Apr 19

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    Literally the worst feeling ever. My life was going fine for a while, then it all crashed down.
    ShadowyCheshire ShadowyCheshire 18-21, F 1 Response Apr 27

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    I have this really good friend and we always talk, even in email. I'm not sure if he think me as a friend or even a nice classmate now but I'm sure that I really care for him and...
    colourflame colourflame 13-15, F 3 Responses Apr 6

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    I'll be taking a trip later this year with the intention of getting my head (sh!t) together. I'm a college student, which I suck at and am failing my classes. I don't know what...
    ChellyRocker ChellyRocker 22-25, F 5 Responses Apr 11

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    Im overspending now. I overspend money whenever im depressed.
    Spencer024 Spencer024 22-25, F Apr 12

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    I have a guy best friend, and he's married, (bad marriage) but he sometimes asks to see my eyes, asks how old I am (only since I turned 18) and occasionally gives me pats on the...
    zydeko zydeko 18-21 Apr 12

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    I never thought I would find myself saying this, but... I may require the advice of a homosexual male on a matter that is quite important to me. Please contact me...
    LittleBastet9 LittleBastet9 22-25, F Apr 17

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    I am in trouble. My best friend and I went out a while ago. it didn't work out, partially because I have some intolerable qualities that i wasn't fixing fast enough, it was long...
    Yamaxanadu Yamaxanadu 18-21, T 1 Response Apr 18

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    Today is my birthday & non of my family has told me happy birthday with out me telling them it just breaks my heart so this is worst day in my whole entire life ?? this just ruined...
    alee20 alee20 18-21, F 9 Responses Apr 23

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    everything just keeps going wrong it seems like everything I do just seems to make no difference I feel like I'm making my boyfriends life difficult which is the last thing I want...
    shannonjade shannonjade 18-21, F Apr 24

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    Why do people have to pick on others over petty social politics stuff in these little towns? What happened to live and let live? As cheesy as it sounds it sure would be nice if...
    katariffik katariffik 31-35, F Apr 26

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    I spent over 45 minutes at Lowe's looking for a replacement bulb for a lamp, I was about to break out the Google maps
    jbm1984 jbm1984 31-35, F 3 days ago

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    I'm a 21 year old boy. I was really bright in high school but now in college I am really struggling. I got into computer Engineering and it's really tough to get in. However after...
    seal308 seal308 18-21, M 2 Responses 3 days ago

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    I don't know what to do any more everything is so messed up and confusing and I don't know which way is up.. I feel like everything is moments away from crumbling down on top of me...
    shannonjade shannonjade 18-21, F 2 Responses 19 hrs ago

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    I give up trying to keep in touch with you. I'm so done. I think now is a good time for you to **** off cause you've been doing this to me for a while.
    nathanieljlaw nathanieljlaw 18-21, M 1 Response Apr 10

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    My boyfriend is sick and dying and I can't do anything for him. All I can do is see how he loses himself.
    justlivingitup justlivingitup 16-17, F Apr 11

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    My Sancha has a Soncho Who Has a Fat Hyna! I am the shot out Skin
    deleted deleted 26-30 Apr 11

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    I'm having one of those days where I have no idea what to do. The stuff that I think about I should be doing but I don't want to and I just feel so bloody useless
    QueenOfAwkwardness QueenOfAwkwardness 13-15, F Apr 13

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    my secret lover went away for 5 days. and I cn barely survive. I tried another alternative guy who is cute and so much fun to talk with. . but didn't work. He's still on my mind.
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response 6 days ago

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    I wish my summer was more awe-summer than usual...
    CindersAndSmokes CindersAndSmokes 26-30, M 2 Responses 5 days ago

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    So I typed in "feeling lost in my 20's" on google and this app popped up. Basically, I do love being sociable and having a good Chin wag but working in London with weird hours...
    NurseR1265 NurseR1265 22-25, F 2 Responses 4 days ago

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    I 25 years old and still trying to figure my life out. The things that makes this hard to accomplish is feeling like I have no body to talk to and welling to help with out judgment...
    Whoknew89 Whoknew89 22-25, M Apr 16

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