I Know My Mind Is A Dark Place

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 607 People

    When we're little we think monsters are in dark

    spaces like under our beds and closets; but when you get older they're in the dark spaces in our heads...
    Shygirl917 Shygirl917
    22-25, F
    Jun 6, 2015

    If it wasn't for my daughter I would have acted

    upon the suicidal feelings I'm having right now. Isn't it amazing how someone can make you feel so worthless and inadequate to the point where you start questioning whether you should be breathing or not?
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    3 Responses Dec 16, 2015

    You can try to enter

    but you will never be the same again.
    dolphinpoof dolphinpoof
    16-17, F
    2 Responses Aug 31, 2015

    There are some things more vile

    than that of hell that roam this land we know forth as earth.
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    1 Response Apr 19, 2015
    thegirlwiththeannoyingusername thegirlwiththeannoyingusername
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Apr 19, 2015

    sorrow stems from drawback,

    overzealousness set us up for despair
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    1 Response Dec 27, 2015
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Dec 16, 2015

    and yet, it feels like home.

    this absence of presence. the sensations within body and mind seem to have grown into an overwhelming presence in itself. pain. who to cover a missing limb with a bandaid?
    beaubeau7 beaubeau7
    26-30, M
    Jan 4, 2016

    ITS BEAUTIFUL!!!!!!!!

    !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
    ForeverHiding ForeverHiding
    16-17, F
    Jan 4, 2016

    The monsters that haunt me are the memories of

    all the fighting, the crying, the thoughts of worthlessness, the thoughts that everything is my fault, the thoughts of suicide... The boogie man was the heated tones that my parents would share when they thought I was asleep. The witch was my mother's screams. The zombies were...
    SurpriseMeToday SurpriseMeToday
    18-21, F
    Jun 7, 2015

    I feel like a puppet.

    A puppet that was once freed with no strings attached. Until HE came. I thought he was welcoming and so I brought him into my life. He made me so happy to see him visit, it brought simple joy to my heart. This went on for two years. Two years, I allowed him to roam in my...
    Raven9854 Raven9854
    18-21, F
    Jul 3, 2015

    My mind has been very negative lately .

    .. It's not like me to be this negative ..
    XEpickk08 XEpickk08
    22-25, F
    Jan 10, 2016

    There are three types of people in the world:

    Those of us who are crazy, those who have not been diagnosed yet, and those who lie about it.
    mickeymic mickeymic
    51-55, M
    1 Response Dec 16, 2015

    I think it’s fake It’s crystal clear It’s

    too clean, too mean A universe in despair Blacking out, giving up I was never here I was never there And I can never leave It might be real Let’s seal the deal I’m too frail, too pale A universe going stale Backing out, falling up I was never here I was never there And I...
    sweetlittleboyjonny sweetlittleboyjonny
    26-30, M
    Sep 1, 2015

    My mind has been a dark place

    since my senior year of high school. It's never changed and never will. It's rainy,cold and damp. It's a place you don't want to be stuck in
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Jul 4, 2015
    111rosy560 111rosy560
    13-15, F
    Sep 24, 2015

    .....but it is my own private dark place.

    if u wanna get inside my head bring a flash light. or maybe a glow stick ; 0
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Aug 31, 2015

    There is surprising contrast between my mood

    and my mind. I enjoy the darkness in my mind so I feel optimistic and happy. Are you the same?
    Cheekbones Cheekbones
    18-21, F
    3 Responses Jan 2, 2016

    My mind is a very very dark place full of demons

    that shout out my insecurities and how much I need to die.
    novaftmpride novaftmpride
    18-21, T
    Jul 1, 2015

    “Geniuses and supergeniuses always make

    their own rules about sex as on everything else; they do not accept the monkey customs of their lessers.”― Robert A. Heinlein
    evienneOwnedByMasterBlaise evienneOwnedByMasterBlaise
    41-45, F
    1 Response Sep 23, 2015
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