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I Have Mood Swings

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 421 People

    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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    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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    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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    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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    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 May 8, 2014

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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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    Lately, my dreams have been

    so vivid - I wonder if they're cutting into my sleep time and making me b!tchy and scared. I only know that something needs to change. Now I just need to figure out exactly what (and how).
    VeronicaPrincess VeronicaPrincess 56-60, T Jun 1

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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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    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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    getting mood swings again.

    ....any clue how to stop it?
    Allfudgedup Allfudgedup 22-25, F 4 Responses May 17, 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 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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    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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    Another girl posted something in here

    that sounded a lot like me... I'm sometimes really hyper (and horny) and I'm sometimes in a dark, depressed, pissy mood. Honestly I haven't got much in between, it's drives me insane!
    KittyCunt KittyCunt 18-21, F Apr 1

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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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    I was happy to get out the house today.

    Unfortunately one of my main depression symptoms started to set in despite my happiness; mood swings. I was feeling real good about being out and about on my own until my social anxiety kicked in. I started feeling uncomfortable, And I looked around and saw everybody with...
    Shygirl917 Shygirl917 18-21, F 4 Responses Jul 25

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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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    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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    RadicallyGreen RadicallyGreen 18-21, F Apr 9, 2014

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    Sometimes I crack up at almost anything,

    other times you will only be able to get a few words out of me. So far I've only had one mood swing that made me think of suicide, I suspect there will be more. I'm glad I'm too much of a wimp to hurt myself, let alone kill myself.
    conflictinglives conflictinglives 13-15, M Mar 30

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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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    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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    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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    I have mood swings pretty often.

    I could be happy one moment, and 5 min later I could be depressed. Thing is, my good mood is me trying to get out of my depression, however, the lows are me failing at getting out of it.
    thehonestgentleman thehonestgentleman 18-21, M Apr 6

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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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    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 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 having serious anxiety today...my husband has been recruited for a job out of state and just when I thought we would finally be moving closer to home and our families, we're...
    thenewme23 thenewme23 26-30, F 10 hrs ago

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    "Your ***** mood is like 24/7. Turn it off sometime, dude." "Smile wouldn't kill you." "You're mean." "Try talk nice, girl." "Wonder why you're single? Remember the ***** mood...
    QuInieFox QuInieFox 22-25, F 2 Responses 1 day ago

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    It's just one of them days… Don't take it personal Baby, baby, baby Don't take it personal As I swing back from mood to mood It's NOT because of you I never want you to be...
    1unusualLass 1unusualLass 31-35, F 1 day ago

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    is anyone taking medication? I have an incredibly supportive boyfriend of one year, however there are certain days he can only tolerate so much of my rage episodes. I've been...
    pinkballoon42 pinkballoon42 26-30, F 2 days ago

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    from my book girl of a thousand Swings coming to wattpad Kyle grabbed her chin and pulled her head back and breathed into her again. I remember him exclaiming "finally" or...
    mylifewiththegirls mylifewiththegirls 22-25, F 4 days ago

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    I'm just sooo tired of it all. I think I have the most capacity for sadness. I'm stuck in mental prison.
    Sewmuch2do Sewmuch2do 41-45, F 1 Response 6 days ago

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    About four years ago, I developed this strange view of music: an applicable analogy, if you will. I asked myself, "What if you chose your music like you chose your friends?" Now...
    MarimbaJake MarimbaJake 18-21, M 6 days ago

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    It's difficult to maintain an entire day of happy. Been on a roller coaster for several weeks now...makes me tired.
    pinkstarburst pinkstarburst 41-45, F 5 Responses 6 days ago

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    Does your state of mind create the mood of your environment or does the mood create your state of mind?
    sartur sartur 36-40, F 15 Responses a week ago

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    I felt neutral today, not excited or down, just sort of middle of the road, knowing my mood could take off in any direction. I knew IT was lurking in the background, as it always...
    MistyGoddess MistyGoddess 41-45, F 1 Response a week ago

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    I used to be ashamed of saying it, of telling this to my friends because they all had had at least one relations hip in their lives... But then I stopped caring... I mean I haven't...
    LittleUnicorn LittleUnicorn 18-21 6 Responses Jul 27

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    maybe there i hope, despite all the stuff in my life, im in an ok mood. its weird. my mind isnt racing. are the meds working?
    awesomeguy3125 awesomeguy3125 26-30, M 2 Responses Jul 26

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    I think it's been a bit over 5 years, but that depends on when I should count that it started. It esentially started with a semi-trauma. Maybe a bit before that but holy damn did...
    bluecupcakes bluecupcakes 18-21, F 3 Responses Jul 26

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    My PMDD finally broke up my relationship with my boyfriend. He got tired of my mood swings my complaining and sounding unappreciative of the things he does to try to keep me happy...
    KunFuZed KunFuZed 26-30, F 1 Response Jul 25

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    I am in a really, really weird mood tonight....Already had a food, pillow, water fight...and the night is still young...licks chocolate sauce and cream mallow off my fingers and...
    AngeleyesUponU AngeleyesUponU 41-45, F 6 Responses Jul 25

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    some music are too loud and the lyrics are dark. I need it when I was stressed. instrumental music when I was memorizing and studying. country music when I feel good for no reason...
    inspirit05 inspirit05 22-25, F Jul 25

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    I was diagnosed with pcos at the age of 15 after not having a period for a year and developing other symptoms like irrational mood swings, weight gain, and hair growth. when...
    11Disasterpiece11 11Disasterpiece11 22-25, F 3 Responses Jul 24

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