I Have Battled Depression In the Past

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 174 People

    Free From Oppression

    my life up to the age of 18 was absolutely crushing, wanted it all to end quickly, i went through such an intense period, was soul - destroying, i did'nt trust didnt want anyone, felt infinitely alone, felt such pain and grief quite often i felt such apathy, disillusion and grief...
    Donalh Donalh
    22-25, M
    1 Response Apr 11, 2008

    I know that it my feel like there is nothing to

    live for but trust me there are many, you just fail to see it. So everyone out there who is feeling depressed now, You are talented, funny, cute and amazing and the best part is that you are you!!! <3
    AphroditexD AphroditexD
    16-17, F
    3 Responses Dec 19, 2015

    Lessons In Life

    iam here to share my experiences and feelings.i got married but my marriage is a failure ..after i had a baby my husband left me,,my husbandd and i used to live in foreign he used to work thereand earn good.i dont know why he left me till now but he started gossips ..highly...
    swetharajasekhar swetharajasekhar
    31-35, F
    Apr 16, 2013

    IT IS OVER YAY!!!!!!!

    ;)NO MORE CUTTING!!!!!!!;)
    cutekittycat cutekittycat
    16-17, F
    Jul 16, 2014

    And I Am Again

    I have an appointment tomorrow morning to see a doctor. I hope that she can give me a prescription for Zoloft, which helped me so much in the past.I had hoped that I could live the rest of my life without drugs, but when I feel like crying all the time, I guess it is time to...
    Serenitree Serenitree
    70+, F
    1 Response Oct 28, 2012

    I have got through it,

    though. Yay! It was a horrible way to live. The worse thing is my parents (who were actually the reason I was depressed in the first place) didn't do anything after I told them. They just told me it was "normal for people my age to go be depressed" and continued doing the things...
    bowsandarrows bowsandarrows
    16-17, F
    1 Response Jul 3, 2015

    Depression Sucks

    I don't honestly know when I started getting depressed, I guess it all built up over the years. My Dad is an alcoholic but it never really effected me or my siblings that much until my mam got cancer in 2001. She had protected us from it all throughout the years I think, but when...
    NiRiada NiRiada
    22-25, F
    Mar 17, 2008

    I have been depressed

    for most of 2013. My mother and father are getting divorced for the 2 time and both times they dragged me into it. I have been sexually abused by my father. And my boyfriend broke up with me right after he said that he loved me forever and always. I understand I'm still young...
    thatgirl1214 thatgirl1214
    16-17, F
    2 Responses Jan 2, 2014

    Its Not Easy !

    Hello, i am new to this site having just stumbled upon it & thought this is someplace that might make a difference. I suffered severe depression for 7 yrs but for over 2 yrs now i have been really good & been off my mediciation for the same time But i know what it feels...
    Paperwings Paperwings
    36-40, F
    2 Responses Mar 22, 2009
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