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I Keep Alot of My Problems to Myself

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    I don't want to burden others with it.
    fungirlmmm fungirlmmm 41-45, F 1 Response Apr 18, 2010

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    Lock And Key

    i am a very private person. i keep alot of my problems to myself, under lock and key. i'm scared if i tell someone, they'll judge me
    grapes305 grapes305 13-15, F Apr 18, 2010

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    I Don't Have Any

    I don't have any problems and even if i did i wouldn't tell you....Duh, that is why I joined this group.
    deleted deleted 26-30 Aug 21, 2012

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    Personal Burdens...

    I struggle with this subject constantly. On the one hand I feel like if I express problems I'm having I'm burdening someone else with my issues. On the other hand I feel like if I'm complaining about problems I'm not focusing on the good things my life has given me. I know people...
    deleted deleted 26-30 2 Responses Sep 1, 2012

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    Hold It All In

    I have always held in all my emotions. I appear to be really happy most of the time, but on the inside I have so much going on. I don't really like to open up to people, and I don't really have anyone to open up to. I know it's probably bad for me, but it's the way I was raised...
    missvixen619 missvixen619 18-21, F Nov 15, 2011

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    My Burden

    I'm sorry but i dont share. I might give you a little bit, thats cus i trust you.I will always carry mine and help you carry yours if you need help.:)
    emmanuel04 emmanuel04 31-35, M Oct 14, 2012

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    I Am Trying To

    I am done forcing my depression on others and I don't want to hurt anyone like that. I can deal with these things on my own. With one person, I am pretty sure I will break this promise, almost immediately in fact, but he will be the exclusion to my new vow. I want to learn to...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Mar 18, 2013

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    specially by letting everyone i care about down over and over again
    KatherineSnow KatherineSnow 18-21, F Jan 21

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    How can you keep living on when you absolutely dislike yourself? I guess its a question that everybody asks themselves but a question I keep asking myself more and more often as...
    xrainey xrainey 16-17, F 1 Response Jan 4

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    I know most of these people are liars. If the number of the people in this group are really that good at keeping secrets, there would not be so much disloyalty. There are thousands...
    dashuria dashuria 16-17, F 6 Responses Jan 15

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    It's painful keeping to myself but it might be better off. I put things out there and get vulnerable and hurt sometimes.
    Sewmuch2do Sewmuch2do 41-45, F 2 Responses Jan 20

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    Hello everyone reading this 😄... So to save you from trying to figure out whether you should read this or not, I'll sum up what it's about... ** I'm a lesbian and have been...
    caligall caligall 18-21, F 1 Response Dec 30, 2014

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    I can't be bothered to take care of myself any more... If I wasn't living at home, I'd be in a pretty bad state I guess... All emotions have left my body... I just don't care...
    catho catho 18-21, F 2 Responses 5 days ago

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    To me it helps with my suffering cause I feel like I deserve it. Lately everyone is telling me who to be and what to do. I just want to scream. It's like everything was going...
    Wantu2behappy Wantu2behappy 13-15, F 1 Response 2 days ago

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    Ok. So rey ex girlfriend dumpd me after dating for 4 months. She told me that she was having problems at home. She also told me that she didn't want to hurt me. But she broke my...
    lovehate1994 lovehate1994 18-21, F 2 Responses 2 hrs ago

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    Search - My rant is for no one and for everyone. Why do we leave our close ones and come online? Is it to escape reality or to find another reality? Online or offline - are these...
    MindOVMatter MindOVMatter 36-40, M 1 Response 2 hrs ago

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    I'm good at keeping secrets o have a lot myself. i would love to share some with some of you if you share some of yours with me
    jsmith19941978 jsmith19941978 36-40, M 8 hrs ago

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    Thank goodness for writing... I would probably explode like a volcano if I couldn't get the words out I hold in all the time. The energy that flows when people read my words...
    Sweetphoenix35 Sweetphoenix35 31-35, F 1 Response 1 hr ago

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    I know that my sense of humor is odd at times so I keep a lot of comments to myself. But if people could hear what is rolling around in my brain they would either laugh with me or...
    jfar123 jfar123 41-45, M 2 Responses 16 hrs ago

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    This year I went up to my grandparents for Xmas... I decided under no circumstances would I be a scrooge, have anyone upset me or just darn right make it a painful experience. In...
    lilygeorge12 lilygeorge12 22-25, F 1 Response Dec 30, 2014

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    no one knows how i really feel, i put on this brave face and hide away my feelings and problems because people have their own and shouldn't worry about me. i keep everything...
    toomuchpressure toomuchpressure 13-15, F 3 Responses Jan 17

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    I am one of those people who never talks about there problems. I watch so many people complain about the stupidest things when I'm hiding the lost terrible things to myself. I've...
    hailey29223 hailey29223 13-15, F 3 Responses Jan 20

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    For basically the entire month of December, and part of January I have been fighting a deep depression. Sometimes it gets so bad I think suicide is the best way to handle it...
    Internalexpression Internalexpression 18-21, M 2 Responses Jan 11

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    I am there for everyone else and it is my job to be....and then I put myself on the back burner. I know I need help but by the time I ask everyone is wrapped in their own lives. so...
    lovebites86 lovebites86 26-30, F Jan 13

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    I hate talking to people, but they all insists I need help. So there sending me to therapy, I can't stand going I'm scared to open up, I'm forced to go twice a week and I'm alone...
    lostgirl2001 lostgirl2001 13-15, F 2 Responses Jan 16

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    Life doesn't care. It really doesn't. If you get raped and beaten one night, the sun's still gonna come up. The birds are still gonna sing, the world is gonna keep spinning. It...
    PorcelainGrenade PorcelainGrenade 13-15, F 2 Responses Jan 21

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    I feel as if my mum hates me. She always attacks me for being just like my father and brings me down because of it. I am currently having relationship problems and I feel as if...
    SecretAbby SecretAbby 18-21, F 2 Responses 4 days ago

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    I feel like I am always giving more than I can. I try to fix everyone without taking the time to fix myself. I am attracted to people who have many problems. I don't know why, I...
    SkyDean SkyDean 16-17, F Dec 31, 2014

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    I feel like I do of course im a walking contradiction so maybe im not after all..uhhh I dont know why the hell it's so hard for me to give a crap about myself anymore unless I have...
    simpleandpossible simpleandpossible 22-25, F 1 Response Jan 8

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    Don't get me wrong, I help people, I've spent hours trying to do my bit to help people like me, but now its breaking point, there is a limit to how much I can take, anyone can take...
    MikaHina MikaHina 13-15, F Jan 6

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    The polyurethane expands as many as 30x and fills the basement wall crack from prime to base and each of the method to the skin. Once total the crack won't leak.Up coming time you...
    Anthony8147jwj6 Anthony8147jwj6 31-35, M 1 Response Jan 10

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    It has a ton of problems. I used to be a Christian but I found the Christian god unworthy of a godly title. But most of the problems reside in the people who can't keep it to...
    ValhallaAwaits ValhallaAwaits 18-21, M Jan 18

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    I like the way this website has all of these "sponsored from around the web" images of before and after pictures and botox, etc. trying to sell crap to the people who hate...
    Lucyismycat Lucyismycat 31-35 5 days ago

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    I've had anxiety issues since I was young. I remember at least by 5 yrs old I was showing signs. I'm nervous how much anxiety I will build up when my boyfriend leaves to be...
    KaleJay KaleJay 26-30, F Jan 9

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    I've tried keeping a journal many times amd have failed, so I am trying again. My biggest concern for keeping a phsyical journal is privacy, but I'm sure I can keep it hidden. I...
    xKatlyn xKatlyn 16-17, F 1 Response Jan 12

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    I hated how I say to people that Im proud of myself and I loved it. I hated how **** I am. I hated how I can be so confident. I hated how I interact with others. I hated how I feel...
    shishishosho97 shishishosho97 13-15, F 1 Response Jan 4

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    Do you ever just wish you could run away from all your problems and it would be that easy? As you can tell thats how I feel right now. My mom just got angry and grounded me for...
    Randumbdude Randumbdude 13-15 1 Response Jan 7

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    Here's all the things my family's soap opera would contain. -Alcoholics - Drugs - Women abuse -Child abuse - Mental abuse -Tears -Runaways -Broken souls -Plot twists -Suicide...
    EvilAngels EvilAngels 18-21, M Jan 20

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    It's just too ******* hard to talk to people about my problems 😞.. I try to deal with em on my own but it's only hurting me more having to keep all this inside and never being...
    persayous persayous 22-25, F 6 days ago

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    I'm keeping so many of my own, what's one more?
    FishySundial FishySundial 16-17, F 5 Responses 13 hrs ago

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    Since I was 18(now 22) I have had problems with telling guys I don't want to have sex. Granted just of the men were boyfriends or dating but I felt as if I was letting them down if...
    Mickey993 Mickey993 22-25, F 1 Response Dec 31, 2014

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    I'm always so angry at myself. No good reason. I have everything I could want, a loving family, good education, no issues, nobody bullying me, but I dare to actually create more...
    piyage piyage 13-15 Jan 2

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    I just don't know how to talk about certain things without people thinking I'm crazy. I hate keeping silent, but I don't even know how to start the conversation with people about...
    untamedx3heart untamedx3heart 22-25, F 4 Responses Jan 2

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    I hate being strong when I know I'm weak...but I act that way so ppl don't look at me with pity I hate being beautiful when I feel ugly, i put on makeup and dress to impress, but...
    boxgirl1987 boxgirl1987 26-30, F Jan 4

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    Problems, pain, or just having sometime alone to think, I worry about what may be. Thinking how my life is now and how it will differ in 10 to 20 years from now. How Will it change...
    Cooper802 Cooper802 18-21, M 2 Responses Jan 11

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    I have an urgent need to forgive myself for something I did in high school. For years I've been very harsh with myself about this mistake and I've been telling myself that what I...