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I Have Trouble Defining My Emotions

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    I have trouble due to social anxiety, problems with people before and fear of immediate rejection. Which in turn leads to awkwardness and sometimes I tend to embarrass myself more...
    xxRaindrop xxRaindrop 18-21, M Apr 10

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    When I moved to London in grade 9, I became friends with a girl who cut and attempted suicide many times, and my sister began to cut as well. In grade 10, I became friends with...
    drowninginsaltwater drowninginsaltwater 16-17, F 1 Response Mar 27

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    It's especially with the clothes I wear. Because I want to express myself completely and I'm always pursuing individualism. So my clothes have to be something that describes me and...
    queenjellyfish queenjellyfish 16-17, F Mar 29

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    Criticism never bugged me until this year. I guess cause alot of things changed idk but anyone I'm around comments on my weight, how I look, or just me being me. My friends and...
    lilly756 lilly756 18-21, F 1 Response Apr 4

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    I have one of my life's biggest decision lying in front of me but I can't decide what to do. I've taken so much time but I don't know what to do. I've been trying to put it...
    Imexhausted Imexhausted 22-25, F 2 Responses 4 days ago

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    we talked to mom today.She criticised the partners I choose. I mean like the previous one was fine but was a bad guy, this one is not good-looking and it's unknown even if he's at...
    darkblue0909 darkblue0909 18-21, F Mar 28

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    I can't sleep any at all anyone want to talk?
    beachgirl13 beachgirl13 13-15, F 1 Response Mar 28

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    I'm so angry with you. I keep looking on your last fm music feed and keep thinking about you. Looking up the lyrics of the songs you're listening to. wondering if they mean you...
    drakewood drakewood 26-30, F Mar 28

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    My parents split a few years ago. My mom fell in love with a neighbor and eventually moved states away. That was the most difficult depressing time of my life. As soon as she moved...
    Shessolovely Shessolovely 18-21 Mar 30

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    [see picture] Wtf is this!!?? I barely see any difference between the two! Why do they get so much dark blue (deep sleep) with AND without earplugs?! That's not even fair... >_>
    ArrowPewPew ArrowPewPew 18-21 2 Responses Mar 31

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    I don't know what it is, but I want more. I don't know how to change my body clock to get more.
    asert12345678 asert12345678 31-35, M 1 Response Apr 2

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    I'm just sad because I really like you; more than I've like anyone. Tonight I got slapped in the face with the reality that I'll never be able to call you mine and that isn't a...
    angela9817 angela9817 16-17, F 1 Response Apr 7

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    I take pills and medicine but I feel like **** in the mornings... Any ideas that may actually help me fall asleep besides pills? ( please don't say a warm cup of milk or counting...
    TheWorldsExiled TheWorldsExiled 16-17, F 2 Responses Apr 9

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    If this is you follow my tips! This is my experience and tips: So this is bacically when your first starting high school in year 7 or it can be for anything really. So I remember...
    FriendshipQ FriendshipQ 13-15, F Apr 10

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    Yup. I really want to sleep at this point of time but i don't know how. Fudge
    pawpawyumul pawpawyumul 16-17, F Apr 16

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    She never loved me and after 5 years I am still in love with her
    poetatdusk poetatdusk 18-21, T Apr 18

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    But I really like talking to people.
    damnitskaity damnitskaity 16-17, F 1 Response Apr 18

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    awful night last night feel awful today
    mysmugcat mysmugcat 41-45, F 6 Responses 6 days ago

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    In the years since I researched and wrote Mean Mothers, I’ve talked to women about our shared experiences. Every woman’s story is different, of course; perhaps the greatest...
    rescueme99 rescueme99 41-45 4 Responses Apr 11

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    I have really intense emotions and at work I get really angry or sad (big suprize lol) but it's like I just want to go cry somewhere. I'm an empath so I feel like I'm always...
    strawberryletter22 strawberryletter22 18-21, F 1 Response Mar 27

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    I'm 16 never had a girlfriend. I've hooked up with girls, but we just made out. I have trouble getting girls to like or notice me. The last girl I had a thing with broke my heart...
    skaterguy skaterguy 18-21, M Mar 28

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    In times of hardship we try to extend our hand out to something familiar. This familiar thing may have a place in our past. I hate going back to those who hurt me, but I know there...
    Deadlynightshade5 Deadlynightshade5 22-25, F 1 Response Apr 8

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    I have almost no emotions just one, flat state of being.
    zarpanzur zarpanzur 26-30, M Apr 16

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    I've had insomnia for a few years now. Usually would get to bed anywhere around midnight - 3am. But the past several months it's been worse then usual. I'm now up till 6-10 am...
    PsychGirl94 PsychGirl94 18-21, F 3 Responses Mar 27

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    When you're surrounded by smart, georgeous/good-looking, rich, talented and healthy thin people, you just had to keep yourself as low as possible. You know you'll have trouble...
    CallMeShayYeah CallMeShayYeah 16-17, F 11 Responses Apr 2

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    Im am not diseased, nor do I have an illness. I just have trouble making eye contact, I dont think Im better than everyone else when I dont socialize in fact its quite the opposite...
    Socalsunset Socalsunset 22-25, F 3 Responses Apr 2

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    I've done things that are downright cruel and irresponsible given my age and education. Mostly when drunk. I quit for the new year and have been sober ever since and it's seemed to...
    mytrueself113 mytrueself113 26-30, F 2 Responses Apr 3

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    I often have trouble with my Ls. People seem to think I'm saying N. For instance, I mentioned something being by "the lake" to a taxi driver a few weeks back, and he thought I was...
    Romanadvoratrelundar Romanadvoratrelundar 22-25, M 2 Responses Apr 6

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    I'm freaking 19 and I feel like everybody is just passing me by, people younger than me are working and it makes me feel like such crap about my life... I have had interviews, I...
    lostndelirious lostndelirious 18-21, F 4 Responses Apr 6

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    I've always been close with God since I was very young but more recently I've wanted to be more like Jesus in the way that he is always so calm and patient no matter what he faces...
    gardengirl17 gardengirl17 22-25, F Apr 8

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    I have had misophonia since I was 6. my dad has it, and just being around him made me super sensitive to any mouth noises. I'm just sitting here reading all these posts about how...
    teddy22o teddy22o 31-35, F 1 Response Apr 12

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    Recently I met a man. He was cool and we clicked. We became bf and g f. We were so happy we both thought we had things in common. Until I found out that he was with another girl...
    AthingBisidyou AthingBisidyou 22-25, F 1 Response Apr 12

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    i don't trust men. my dad deserted me and never looked back and my mums ex partner was an abusive alcoholic drug user, my first real boyfriend cheated on me, controlled me and made...
    shannonjade shannonjade 18-21, F 14 Responses Apr 13

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    I'm wondering if somethings wrong with me or if anyone can connect. Naturally, on weekends and when I dont have something to get up for, I sleep 9-11 hours. Weekdays it's all over...
    tjindigo tjindigo 18-21, F Apr 13

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    I am a very thoughtful, sexual person but I also love being spontaneous. And that's why people have trouble keeping up with me
    RicanPenguin RicanPenguin 18-21, M Apr 15

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    I have trouble with sounding out certain words but I try to get a hang of it. I get made fun of in school because of how I speak, and I find it really offensive. I just wish I...
    rosycindy101 rosycindy101 16-17, F Apr 17

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    My eating disorder was yesterday diagnosed as anorexia. I've fought against this horrible mental illness for half a year, which is way too long. I want to live a normal life again...
    ThatCrimson ThatCrimson 13-15, F 1 Response 3 days ago

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    Yep. Bite my tongue so much I am surprised I still have one.
    unreciprocated unreciprocated 36-40, F 1 hr ago

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    When I was young used to feel.....in fact, was close to normal up until about 7 years old.... That is when my ASPD first began to show up..... But, over the past few years, I...
    SAFFRONtheBLOODYqween SAFFRONtheBLOODYqween 13-15, F 3 Responses 6 hrs ago

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    All in one click of a button.... Wow and it's strange and real I almost don't know how to process it honestly... I can't really put it in to words , *sigh*.... Now I'm up at 5am...
    Prettibrowngirl Prettibrowngirl 70+, F 5 hrs ago

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