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I Hate Myself

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    Hello Everyone -- I came across this site

    when I googled "I hate my family" so I figured I'd give it a shot to hopefully find other people who can relate. I am so sad lately because I feel like the one thing I always wanted was always so absent from my life (love). I haven't dated somebody in years, I feel ugly, I...
    hifuckedupworld hifuckedupworld 26-30, F 1 Response 6 days ago

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    Pure Hatred

    I hate everything about me. my eyes my smile. but i do love my mind. why? because i can dream and run away from everything that is making my life hell. everyday i wake up wishing i hadn't. seems like everything that comes out of my mouth irritates someone. whenever i touch...
    SkinnyJeansAndSnakeBites SkinnyJeansAndSnakeBites 16-17, F 13 Responses Oct 7, 2012

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    I don't know how to stop.

    I've realised I'm not my own friend. I don't even know the person in the mirror. My heart aches because I want to love myself so much, not no matter what I just can't.
    Abcdefghijessy Abcdefghijessy 18-21, F 1 Response 6 days ago

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    Been There, It Gets Better

    If you hate yourself, it means you have empathy. It means you're human. It means you care so much about others that you're willing to damage yourself for their sake. It means you punish yourself so cruelly every second of most every day, for the sake of those you love, and...
    slow4speed slow4speed 22-25, F 42 Responses May 6, 2012

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    Everyone says no cutting.

    No self mutilation. No hurting yourself. They say it hurts them so much. Well I haven't cut and now I am getting more tired of all of this. My head hurts. My body aches for a few more cuts. And they keep saying no cutting no cutting no cutting and instead of imagining large cuts...
    Untrustworthy117 Untrustworthy117 18-21, M 1 Response 3 days ago

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    Honestly I'm so useless.

    Like I its rally can't do anything right, for anyone. I resent that I was born. I should've been a miscarriage or my mother should've had an abortion. I'm such a **** up. But my parents paid money to get me and I'm not going to kill myself since I was so expensive... I wasn't...
    BornBroken BornBroken 16-17, F 6 days ago

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    WHY LIKE ME

    i cant spell im dyslexic im Bi and my mom hates me im in love with someone i cant have i cut and burn im a nerd i cry to much i get drunk(not all the time) i always seem to lose my friends and family im a wuss AND I WANNA DIE
    BloodyRaven BloodyRaven 16-17, F 18 Responses Jul 8, 2013

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    I can't even look at myself in the mirror

    because I just hate myself. I don't believe I deserve to be happy or to feel content. I try really hard at trying to find a job but keep getting rejected and my boyfriends parents think I'm a loser for their son. And I agree with them. I have completely given up
    alice0493 alice0493 22-25, F Aug 27

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    ME

    I don't know...I guess its self explanatory really, I don't love myself. Every day I look at myself in the mirror and I hate it. I hate the fact that I hate myself, and its not just physically its also emotionally I hate who I am. I mean I know I'm being stupid but why would I...
    lifesize lifesize 22-25, F 16 Responses Apr 6, 2013

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    I fell back on my old habit of cutting

    so I could feel numb mentally . When my dad found out he looked so sad and it makes me so mad at myself. I wish I hadn't done it. I only did it because someone I'm close to died . I promised him I would come to them ( my parents) next time before I hurt myself. I promised...
    rosedimond99 rosedimond99 16-17, F 1 Response Aug 25

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    I am not good looking.

    I am not a genius. I am not hardworking. I am not extroverted and sociable. I am not living in the present. I am not happy. I am not interested in the things that most people are interested in. I am not confident. I am not normal. I am not worth anything. I am not good enough. I...
    Arrrbol Arrrbol 18-21, M 16 Responses May 12, 2014

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    Never Happy Endings On These Dark Sets

    Its just all wrong. And the one thing that felt right went left. I climbed up and fell down. I woke up and fell asleep. I drove fast and flew by. I wanted and didn't take. I have fallen and can't get up. I attempted but failed. I studied and forgot. I felt like a winner but lost...
    ninerzoon ninerzoon 36-40, M 3 Responses May 13, 2013

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    No guy wants me, no one likes me,

    and I HATE IT! I'm always there for them but they aren't there for me! :( Why do I bother to live when no guy finds me beautiful and wants me? What the **** is wrong with me? :(
    SeanaO SeanaO 22-25, F 31 Responses May 18, 2014

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    Sick Of It

    I can't even look in the mirror without wanting to punch the glass. I get so mad at what I am, everything is repulsive. Im so torn with wanting to be happy and just wallowing in this self hate. Im not good enough. My grades aren't good enough my personality, my weight, my face...
    kxrstxn kxrstxn 16-17, F 30 Responses Oct 20, 2013

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    Born The Wrong Way...

    You will laugh, you will judge me, you won't understand... But still I want to write it. It began when I was little, I was only five and I already hated myself. I hated the fact that looking in the mirror was painful. I was looking at myself and thinking 'this is not me!'. I...
    JJTKM JJTKM 16-17 18 Responses Feb 21, 2013

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    Mess

    ​My life is a mess. I'm an unattractive slob who's too loud and can't keep her grades up in school. Everyone thinks i'm just going through a faze, but I'm not. I'm depressed, and no one cares about me enough to see it. They think i'm fine. They don't know that I hide in my room...
    teenfailure teenfailure 18-21, F 16 Responses Dec 29, 2012

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    Once I yearned to live a beautiful life.

    .. until I realized that I am not a beautiful person. I was born into poverty and neglected; the world of delights and opportunities was just fantasy to me. There's no horizons in this world of mine... just concrete walls. The sky? It's but a frame for the sun that illuminates...
    Ewoo Ewoo 16-17 1 Response 9 hrs ago

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    Yesterday I told my boyfriend

    that he reminds me of someone on tv, and he's been acting really weird since. I didn't mean it as an insult, but I guess I could've explained it better. fml
    YoungOne1901 YoungOne1901 22-25, M 2 days ago

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    I Hate Myself

    I hate myself I hate myself I hate myself I hate myself I hate myself I hate myself I hate myself I hate myself I hate myself I hate myself I hate myself I hate myself I hate myself I hate myself I hate myself I hate myself I hate myself I hate myself I hate myself I hate myself...
    inhale123exhale inhale123exhale 26-30, F 14 Responses Aug 1, 2011

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    I got myself into freakin deep ****

    and I don't know if I can get out
    Hayden23 Hayden23 13-15, F 2 Responses 2 days ago

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    I Am Incapable of Doing Anything Worthwhile.

    I am a thirty-something overweight single woman with two cats a messy condo with late mortgage payments who can't find her checkbook atm or credit card hasn't started a huge presentation that i have to give at work in eighteen hours and just knows that i will die alone in this f...
    afjsdkl afjsdkl 31-35, F 39 Responses Nov 19, 2006

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    My heart is filled with hate

    for myself, I hate everything about me. I am weak , I am a ******* failure, I am nothing, I am useless, I am everything my mother said I would be . I am an addict, a hopeless one at that, I am a ********, and I just was released from jail. My mother always said by the time I...
    imperfectbeauty imperfectbeauty 18-21, F 5 Responses a week ago

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    People Being Mean

    I have been hated so much for like my whole life, I have been bullied . So I have always hated myself
    Skatergirl16 Skatergirl16 13-15, F 16 Responses Nov 20, 2013

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    Darkerthanlightash Darkerthanlightash 16-17, F 2 Responses 5 hrs ago

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    I'm sorry that I ruin everything.

    Maybe it would be best if I leave.
    Waffl3s Waffl3s 16-17 15 Responses Jan 8

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    I hate myself for many reasons.

    Because I'm useless Because I'm stupid Because I'm different Because I'm autistic Because I'm weak Because I'm a hopeless case Because I'm slowing everybody down Because I'm not normal Because I'm ugly Because I'm attention seeking Because I used to cut Because I'm ginger...
    Randompi Randompi 13-15, F 2 Responses 1 day ago

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    ....I almost can't believe what a detestable

    person I am. A lot of the things that people say are what make life living are suspended far beyond my reach. Happiness seems paramount, but it's always eluded me because I hate the world. It makes my eyes burn...from its tragedies, to its soulless wastes and many of its...
    Ewoo Ewoo 16-17 Aug 26

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    I don't care if you are underweight

    or over weight. I don't care if you have braces, frizzy hair, acne, or a disability. I don't care, because to me: YOU ARE BEAUTIFUL💕
    AmandaRachael AmandaRachael 16-17, F 8 Responses Dec 20, 2013

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    I know a lot of people are going to comment

    saying how stupid I am being. But I truly do not like myself. I've never told anyone this.. because it's kind of embarrassing. I like some things about myself.. but there are a lot of things I wish I could change. I run varsity cross country.. so my thigh gap is almost non...
    abbbbbby abbbbbby 16-17, F 18 Responses Sep 13, 2014

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    Self Versus Self

    Please listen to me for once. You're not what you seem to show to people, you won't let them in but they feel your darkness.I'm not worth their time, I have to solve my issues on my own.You can't do this alone.Yes I can, I know where my problems stem from.Shut the **** up so I...
    CaptainMurphy CaptainMurphy 22-25, M 2 Responses May 23, 2013

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    Sick Of Beind Depressed? Enjoyment Vs Pleasure

    When depressed, we turn to drugs, meaningless sex, alcohol, food full of fat and sugar, movies, video games, etc. These all give us small spikes of pleasure and do some good in lifting the gloom, but when it's over, what's left? We have less money, possibly STDs, gain weight...
    slow4speed slow4speed 22-25, F 14 Responses Jul 1, 2012

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    i hate myself but I'm smarter

    than most of u so it makes it ok
    Angelcum Angelcum 18-21, F 16 Responses Dec 2, 2014

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    dreamyspider dreamyspider 16-17, M 2 days ago

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    bluegirlie98 bluegirlie98 16-17, F 23 Responses Dec 24, 2014

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    It Should Have Been Me

    I had a twin brother; when I was old enough my mother told me about him. He died a long time ago even before I was born. The doctor saved me but he was too weak. I tried to cope with it, the thought that I had a brother I'd never get to know. It was an accident, its something...
    deleted deleted 26-30 10 Responses Nov 28, 2013

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    Dreamscape98x Dreamscape98x 16-17, F 1 Response Jun 29, 2014

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    xnikkkix xnikkkix 13-15, F 2 days ago

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    You've caught me in one of my fragile states,

    now read this if you want. I don't believe in romantic love, I believe in divine, absolute love. Even I have a soft side too you know, it does pain me to see people that can truly love like me or like her, blame or hate themselves. They're so worthy they don't even know it. I...
    Calamityy Calamityy 22-25, M 1 Response 4 days ago

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    I am a failure at everything.

    And yet I am afraid of failing... So I guess I'm afraid of me. I hate myself, who wouldn't? Someone with no purpose, nothing special about them PATHETIC. But that's me and I not only can't do something I fail at it. When I tell my parents this they just say the same thing " oh...
    skyebrookson skyebrookson 16-17, F 1 Response 1 day ago

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    I feel like I should just put

    and end to myself sometimes, well most of the time.
    staygoldenbaby staygoldenbaby 18-21, F 3 Responses Aug 27

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    can you get a girlfriend

    if you hate yourself? I'm 29 and never had a girlfriend because I'm an ugly Asian with a dead end job
    monotonouso monotonouso 26-30, M 1 Response a week ago

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    ChelseaMonroe ChelseaMonroe 22-25, F 4 Responses Aug 25

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    Do you know what it's like to not be accepted,

    for people to hate you and you just expect it, you look in the mirror and you hate your reflection! Errrgh! 😡 ************!
    MarijuanaAbuser MarijuanaAbuser 16-17, M 9 Responses Aug 12

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    Not Easy To Change That...

    What I have to do is learn how to accept that I'm not perfect.  Accept that I've been banged up mentally pretty badly. Accept that I'm older now, that I will have bad days, that I will hurt..   That I will be depressed. that there are times I'll hurt so badly I'll need to sob...
    hylierandom hylierandom 41-45 7 Responses Jul 22, 2011

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    I really do. I'm lying in bed,

    and truly feel that I hate myself for how weak, ugly and alone I am. I always think I'm gonna change but I never do. Ever. I really suck....
    vicki90 vicki90 22-25, F 2 Responses 2 days ago

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    I've been told to stay strong.

    But for how long? I don't know. This is going to worth it in the end; all this crap you go through now won't matter, they said. However how can I be strong when all I wanna do is lay on the floor and do absolutely nothing but let my life pass by. How can I be strong when I've...
    LadyChina LadyChina 18-21, F Aug 25

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