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I Have Cut Myself On and Off Since I Was a Teen

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 18 People

    The Teenage Cutting Queen...

    I have been cutting on and off since I was a teen.  I am now 27 years old and even to this day think of it.  Last night I relapsed, yet caught myself in the black haze before things got too gory.  I suffer from a bipolar disorder and when I get so sad I can't...
    dthecutter dthecutter
    26-30, F
    5 Responses Sep 27, 2007

    I Hate It

    ..... and I hate myself for doing it.The urge visited me today,I found out that somehow i bounced four checks this week. I have been so focused on cleaning up my credit and my goal was no bounces.Well I got home from the bank and was drawn to every sharp object in sight.Because I...
    blackcat blackcat
    22-25, F
    2 Responses Sep 28, 2007

    Cutting To Be Confident

    I am still a teen (17) but I have cut since I was 13/14 it started off with my nails and then an actual rusty nail next was scissors eventually I bought a swiss pen knife and when that went blunt I discovered razor blades. Also I don't just cut myself I scratch, bite, punch and...
    KillahTH KillahTH
    Jul 18, 2011

    Since I Was 13.

    I've been struggling with this since i was 13, and i'm now nearly 21. Recently i landed myself in the hospital for a deep cut that wouldn't close and was bleeding a large amount for a few hours. My friend and her boyfriend picked me up and took me to the emergency room even...
    LittleFerrett LittleFerrett
    26-30, F
    Sep 19, 2010

    Relapsed In Cutting

    Since I was about 14 or 15 i used to cut myself to relieve other pain in my life. As soon as something would go good i would stop. After my son was born i got really depressed and started doing it again. My husband at the time called me stupid and childish which made me even more...
    adault03 adault03
    22-25, F
    Jul 30, 2009
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