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I Have Mood Swings

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 401 People

    Its Weird

     i can be the most charismic person for one minute nad the next im down in the dumps. i rely wish i knew y. i mite be cas i come across certain thots that change my mood. or someone comments on me and i get all self counsious. does anyone know how to fight it?
    donealotofmistakes donealotofmistakes 13-15, M 1 Response Apr 7, 2009

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    RadicallyGreen RadicallyGreen 18-21, F Apr 9, 2014

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    Annoying

    One moment I feel strong, like I can do anything. And then the next moment I feel depressed. I feel like dying. I feel very weak and I want to disappear. And then I feel good again and happy and okay. But I never feel really energetic of something like that.The mood swings...
    lunachi lunachi 22-25, F 2 Responses Feb 1, 2010

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    So Fast

     It happens so fast...one second i'm happy , and then it's gone. then all of a sudden,  i'm crying and i just want to rip my hair out.  i don't know what is wrong with me  
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Feb 19, 2009

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    I Am Feeling Gret May I

    I am feeling great right now. and the support I get is worry that I will get over the top. I am so thankful to finally feel productive and energetic and anticipating life, after a great time of depression. Yet people around me seem to be frightened when I am doing well...
    mutti4 mutti4 36-40 1 Response Jul 15, 2008

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    My Trademark

    I hear i'm like a pregnant woman. Somedays i wake up and for no reason,i'm unbelievably happy and i get to school,my friends ask me if i took weed! Other days or probably by noon of the same day i woke up happy,i just wanna switch off my phone and not see or talk to anybody. I...
    mocha39 mocha39 22-25, F 18 Responses Oct 24, 2009

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    I Was So Happy

    Not more that 10 min ago,lol,really lol,now im so sad and crying
    frostbittensoul frostbittensoul 41-45, M 10 Responses Jun 21, 2010

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    Really, you can look at my stories

    and see that I go from raving ***** to depressed lump. I'm used to having a sort of middle ground but now I'm either incredibly "high" or incredibly "low" with almost nothing in between. Neither mood is really better, but sometimes I prefer the "higher" one. I like the rush it...
    ThatBitch15 ThatBitch15 18-21, F Feb 2

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    Mood Swings

    Mood swings,That’s me,Forever changing,I often wonder,Will they ever stop?I want a life!I know when it began, That was after being in an huge earthquake, haven't been able to settle since.
    lazycrazybasket lazycrazybasket 46-50, M Dec 17, 2011

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    My Curse And My Blessing

    I started to have mood swings when i was a teenager. I don't remember if i had them as a kid. Maybe. Maybe not. Anyway, when i was at school and college it was really bad cuz i didn't understand the nature of the mood swings, didn't know how to control them, what triggers them...
    doomprincess doomprincess 26-30, F Dec 18, 2011

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    I hate the fact that i have them.

    like when i was talking to my friend on fb she did nothing wrong no one did theres nothing wrong but it just happens just like that
    rsddhj rsddhj 16-17, F Aug 2, 2014

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    I'm not sure why I get mood swings

    but it seems like everyday there are numerous ups and downs. I think they might be attributable to my digestion and various allergies and intolerances
    fiendforlife fiendforlife 31-35, M Sep 3, 2014

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    Can't Deal With This...

    One minute, I'll be happy and carefree, then after somone says  or does something I don't like, I'm in a deep depression for a while until something good happens...sometimes I wonder if I'm bi-polar, but I doubt it.I really hope Lexapro helps with this...
    XxxFallenAngelxxX XxxFallenAngelxxX 22-25, F Apr 23, 2011

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    Yes I Do...have Friggen Mood Swings!

    Unfortunately with Mother Nature's monthly gift, I become an unpredictable bomb. I go from near tears in one second to threatening to choke someone in the next. I feel bad for the people who have to suffer around me during this time. I feel deeply lonely and depressed and then...
    hopelessromantic137 hopelessromantic137 18-21, F Dec 9, 2012

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    Emotional Rollacoaster.

    That would be me. I don't show it often. I'm usually really good at hiding what I'm truely feeling. But I have huge mood swings. One minute I can be giddy and bubbly inside and 5 minutes later filled with choking sadness. One minute I can be in a good mood and in the next be...
    Skyelillie Skyelillie 26-30, F 1 Response Oct 29, 2008

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    Mood Swings What Mood Swings. Lol

    It has come to my recent attention that I have some bad a very quick mood swings.  Due to my depression my mood swings have gotten worse.  I can be very happy at one point then very quickly I can become sad, angry, or even depressed sometimes for no reason at all. ...
    atttddiva atttddiva 26-30, F Mar 6, 2009

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    SAD.... Mad.... Happy...crying... I Dont Know~~

    I JUST DONT KNOW ONE MINUTE I AM SAD NEXT IM HAPPY... THEN I MAD... THEN I AM CRYING.....I AM A HOT MESS ! MY HUBBY SAYS...."WHATS WRONG WITH YOU?" IF I KNEW .... THAT WOULD HELP... I DONT KNOW WHAT IS WRONG WITH ME EXCEPT FOR MY BPD.... PTSD... AND BI PO;AR AAND...
    EEYORE6 EEYORE6 36-40, F 1 Response Oct 25, 2008

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    My mood swings are not

    as horrible as some people's but I tend to go from completely happy and perfectly fine to being so relaxed that i show hardly any interest in anybody. Beyond calm is when i worry myself, i wouldn't do anything bad but me getting depressed I always tended be very down and not...
    Autumnflowers Autumnflowers 18-21, F May 8, 2014

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    Do You Know Your Symptoms?

    Hi, I have mood swings, being aware of my symptoms hlep me recognize my moods. Like today I am very active minded, but the last 3 days I haven't had enough sleep. Monitoring my sleep is most important, because after about 3days with less than 5 hours sleep a night. I can...
    mutti4 mutti4 36-40 1 Response Jul 16, 2008

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    My Mood In Minutes

    Everyday I have these swings. Never fails to happen. Usually I start off as the peppiest person that you can ever see. Seriously Its like I could bounce all over the walls.Nothing seems to break me from it, after all cloud nine can be hard to break. I always FEEL invincable...
    emokittykatt emokittykatt 18-21, F 1 Response May 20, 2013

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    My mood can go from "I WILL DESTROY ALL OF

    HUMANITY!!!!!" To "I fecking hate everything about myself and wish I was dead. I will fail at everything and no one will ever love me." To, "I love me, I would never change anything about myself." To "I AM A SUPREME BEING! I AM BETTER THAN ALL YOU FILTHY, DISGUSTING HUMANS! I'M...
    InvaderGashloog InvaderGashloog 70+, F 1 Response Oct 7, 2014

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    getting mood swings again.

    ....any clue how to stop it?
    Allfudgedup Allfudgedup 18-21, F 3 Responses May 17, 2014

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    I Want to Detach Myself

    Just as an example, yesterday morning I was appreciating life, feeling hopeful, in peace. In the afternoon and evening, I was out shopping and started feeling very lonely. At night I was also out and feeling devastated, worthless, unloved. This morning, my mood started to improve...
    thinkandfeel thinkandfeel 36-40, F 2 Responses Sep 6, 2009

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    Related Experiences

    Lately i have been having very bad mood swings. some how am able to control my behavior when am with others. but i dont know how long i can hold this act. sometimes i feel that am...
    nightlover666 nightlover666 22-25, M 3 days ago

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    I don't know why I get into such a bad mood all the time ... I just hate that almost every single person I know lives a better life than me
    michellesydney michellesydney 18-21, F 3 Responses Feb 6

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    I was super depressed on verge to suicide an someone was nice enough to make me feel even worse i was close to tears an reaching for death then all of a sudden my mood is all giddy...
    SweetGazePup SweetGazePup 18-21, M Feb 19

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    Hi everyone, this is my first experience here and English is not my main language so sorry for bad English. About 4 days ago I went to see a psychiatrist because lately I was...
    Alvaro88 Alvaro88 26-30, M 4 days ago

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    Who's that knock, knock, knocking at the door? - It's that old devious devil and his dark dog returning to stay a while. What fascinates me (and worries me deeply) about depression...
    LowRise LowRise 36-40, M 1 Response Feb 18

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    one minute I'm saying on thing on impulse the next I'm taking it back and being very hypocritical my mind my gut feeling always got me going back on My word and I tend to switch up...
    Lorissa Lorissa 18-21, F Feb 12

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    Being bipolar sucks d &@$!%#
    recklesssxo recklesssxo 18-21, F 2 days ago

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    Hi everyone -- I'm here to share my story about how I halted the majority of my depression and PTSD symptoms through diet change. :) I've suffered from depression for my entire...
    annexthecelt annexthecelt 22-25, F Feb 9

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    I feel like I'm on a roller coaster, I'm constantly going up and down. I feel confident and raring to go one minute and I'm feeling despair, desperate and empty the next. I hate...
    dte21 dte21 18-21, F a week ago

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    I feel like I hit a mental roadblock sometimes. It usually happens when I'm overwhelmed and I'm trying to express myself. Like I feel like I'm talking but words don't come out. I...
    Thefightingangel Thefightingangel 18-21, M 1 Response 5 days ago

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    Lately I have had trouble falling asleep because of nightmares. When I say nightmares you must understand that I am not talking about the bogeyman in the closet - which I would...
    TerryArmstrong TerryArmstrong 22-25, M 1 Response 14 hrs ago

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    Full Name: Jeffrey “Jeff” Cook Gender: Male Age: 19 Birthday: March 17 Nationality: Irish American Hair Color: Orange Eye Color: Green Skin Color: Pale Body Type: Ectomorphic...
    HowArtThou HowArtThou 18-21, F Feb 18

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    This little story is dedicated to Robert, one of the most kind gentleman I know. He is my best friend here on EP. He's stuck by me through thick and thin and most times he really...
    merguin merguin 41-45, F 4 Responses Feb 1

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    My Story Part 3: Anyways, my husband had an accident 4 months after we married and 4 days before deployment and injured himself pretty bad, he's VERY lucky to be alive. About a...
    HisLove2010 HisLove2010 22-25, F Feb 6

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    I've lived my life Flying with broken wings A shattered soul And destroyed dreams My mind makes up lies Things that are not true Saying things like you're ugly And no one...
    Suicidekisses Suicidekisses 18-21, F 1 Response Feb 12

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    I'm 22 years old the mother of two and one on the way. for the past month i have been out of my doctors and endocrinologist whom thought i had hypothyroidism until i had an...
    jesskap jesskap 22-25, F 5 days ago

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    I've been in treatment for years and nothing seems to work. I go through my manic episodes so full of energy and wanting to try new things like learn to play piano or go back to...
    angelique422 angelique422 22-25, F 3 days ago

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    I have been self harming since I was 12, I am about to be 21. The last time I harmed was a month ago and I made one big deep cut that should've had stitches because the scar now is...
    avey10 avey10 18-21, F 2 Responses Feb 4

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    I want to maintain a positive mood, but I'm wavering....everyone elses mood is putting me in a bad place...ugh stay positive stay positive
    jbm1984 jbm1984 31-35, F Jan 31

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    "But what if..." Julia is often scared. When you ask her what she is scared of she will answer you "everything". Today is Friday. We get up early on Friday, because 'A' has...
    Remotay88 Remotay88 18-21, F Feb 6

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    You have no idea how much I have cried today. I have so much pain and she only concerns herself with that abuser and expects me to as well. Except she's mad at him, I should too...
    1lonelydaisy 1lonelydaisy 41-45 3 days ago

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    My dad thinks I am influenced to write lyrics based from what Listen to but he fails to see that the music I listen to only states my mood. I listen to my mood. I don't write fake...
    ForTheFallen ForTheFallen 22-25, M 1 day ago

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    I'm just in one of those moods where I hate everyone, and if anyone tries to mess with me then I'll tell them off.
    Bflyboo14 Bflyboo14 13-15, F 1 Response Feb 6

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    I swear I always feel like someone is getting on my nerves or bothering me. It's like no matter what I do or who I'm with I'm always in a bad mood and I'm so bitchy to people. I'm...
    margaret707 margaret707 22-25, F 1 Response Feb 9

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    I love life when I am around the right people, I often cheer others up and I always get told I am funny. But sometimes I get really down, and behind closed doors I always feel down...
    Alwaysundecided Alwaysundecided 22-25, F Feb 11

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