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I Need to Stop Being Sad

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    I Get So Depressed

    I get so sad when my mate starts his crap with me, I am suppose to act and dress certain way to make people like me if They don't? what is this its been going on for years, I should know better only now I'm really starting to think about it , for one thing I'm not a rude person...
    GrannyGumps GrannyGumps 51-55, F 1 Response Jul 3, 2007

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    How Do You Stop

    How do you stop feeling sad when its way down in your soul, I am glad to be feeling it again even if it is sadness for years I hid my feelings no one knew and i thought of my self as quite cold, I just shut it off was easier I guess one year 6 people died that I cared for the...
    GrannyGumps GrannyGumps 51-55, F 1 Response Jun 16, 2007

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    Rain Rain

    Have you ever noticed when it rains instead of finding your dog bowl clean that it leaves a residue of dirt that it stirs up when it hits the ground?  It blows leaves and trash everywhere!  Drinking it would be disgusting because the toxic chemicals that it brings as it...
    Shaylon Shaylon 26-30, F 5 Responses Sep 3, 2007

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    So So

    I am usually sad all the time but have had a few moments that I actually felt good I wish I could feel good for allot longer time , I have talked to others that are not depressed they cant understand what it is like I guess I do understand them I don't know what it is like to be...
    GrannyGumps GrannyGumps 51-55, F 1 Response Jul 1, 2007

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    Trying Hard Not To Be Sad... It's Not Working.

    I just typed into Google "I don't want to be sad anymore." I don't. I really don't. I just don't know what to do. I first started having problems with depression when I was about 8 or 9. I'm now in my mid 20's, and it seems to get worse every year. While my life isn't a bed of...
    Ericacea Ericacea 22-25 1 Response Mar 11, 2011

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    Happy On Outside Sad On Inside

    I stick a happy face on everyday but really on the inside i feel like im being torn apart. I always feel sick, and tired. Everyone thinks I'm this outgoing, happy, stupid, Ignorant, person. But really i'm so sad and everything is all too clear to me. Everyone...
    ssaadd ssaadd 13-15 3 Responses Sep 8, 2009

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    If I Could I Would

    Like the story goes i guess I have tried for many years all my life really, some times I get a quick sense of what it is like to be happy but it doesn't last long, I would love to know the feeling, it must be my genetic code I have tried ant depressants therapist you name it...
    GrannyGumps GrannyGumps 51-55, F 1 Response Jul 25, 2007

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    I'm upset right now. And idk.

    Today is my birthday anyway. I guys I'm upset because everything didn't go out right today. And I was kinda alone even tho my friend Alisha visited me. But I'm still upset for some reason. I don't even feel like eating birthday cake. 😔😒
    jellohellomello jellohellomello 13-15, F Jul 18, 2014

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    I've Taken A Monopoly On Misery

    I guess it is a little like making 'war on terror'. I've come to the realization that it doesn't stop. Hope is the lie that makes a few moments out of every year bearable. The rest of it is a big suffocating joke. I didn't realize when I was born that I had taken out this...
    sadtruth sadtruth 36-40 Oct 11, 2011

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    T_T

    It seems I'm always say these days. I can't remember what it's like to be happy. Right now I feel a little better, but that feeling never lasts very long. Sometimes I'm happy, and other times, like right now, I just feel okay. I'm always worrying about my family, my friends, my...
    LylaRocks LylaRocks 26-30, F 3 Responses Jul 4, 2007

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    Would Be Nice

    I would love to be a happy go lucky type person I wonder if they are really that happy. one person told me that I could never understand happiness and a person who is happy could never understand sadness guess  he had a point maybe its genetics some I think is why else wont...
    GrannyGumps GrannyGumps 51-55, F 1 Response Jul 7, 2007

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    Its True

    i eat myself up. tear myself apart. i am so deep inside my own head.  i need to stop being sad becuase it's what holds me back....
    dotta415 dotta415 18-21, F 1 Response Jan 23, 2009

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    Slipping in the cracks of depression.

    I hate saying that "I'm depressed", "I have anxiety". It makes me feel like a charity case. I hate it. Depression really doesn't go away once you really are depressed.
    december789 december789 16-17, F 1 Response Aug 6, 2014

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    Here I Am Again

    I am starting again thinking to much on the past I guess went on a trip  up north of course had to go by my sisters hose that she died in why I don't know there is so much sadness up there my dad is old he lives that every day her death, at 86 he might come out of it a bit...
    GrannyGumps GrannyGumps 51-55, F 2 Responses Jun 27, 2007

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    Being Sad

    People think i'm happy, but inside i'm sad. It's hard to explain, I dwell on everything.  My friends think I'm so outgoing, but i'm shy. I even had a panic attack over something so stupid. Only my sister knows How I feel.
    kimberley4 kimberley4 41-45, F Feb 3, 2008

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    2014 and already feel crappy.

    .. I want to drive to my real house Take my dog with me Watch tv and eat junk And forget a big chunk of my life 2014 also means saying bye to an opportunity that's never left my mind since I was 4! 4 years old!!! ****
    puppylove888 puppylove888 26-30, F Jan 1, 2014

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    My Life Is Unravelling At the Seams But I Want It to Be Good Again

    I have cried almost every day for the past few months.  I have three problems.  (1) My husband and I have been married for a long time and I have not been able to have a child.  I went to a top fertility hospital and thus far the results have been a big fat zero. I...
    litnumb litnumb 26-30 1 Response Feb 3, 2008

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    Being Sad

    Burt Harding (YouTube) has some amazing things to say on sadness and depression. Hes a profound spiritualist and worth tuning in to. Enjoy. It might make a difference.
    mbug44 mbug44 36-40, F Oct 29, 2007

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    I Don't Want to Be Sad Anymore

    The girl of my dreams left me one morning and I can't get over it. I've never ever had a problem getting over anyone before. Actually its always been very easy. I've never loved anyone as much as I loved me. But this time was different and I don't know why. I can't get past our...
    bvb1123 bvb1123 41-45, M 1 Response Aug 4, 2009

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    I Dont Like Feeling Sad!

    i dont like to feel sad all the time....its depressing....so i'm going to try and be happy....as of tomorrow im going to have a fresh start....im moving out and want to sort out my life and want to make everything work out, so that is what i am going to do....i know i say this...
    sezy sezy 16-17, F Oct 26, 2007

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    If I Had One Wish

    If I had one wish I'd wish that I wasnt so sad...wasnt so weak...wasnt so full of stress, pain and depression. If I had one wish I would ask for my life back...because the sadness took it away long ago. I feel so numb of late, I've lost all motivation to do anything at all...
    Bastion Bastion 18-21, M Oct 29, 2007

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    Need To Stop

    Need to stop,Being sad,Live again,As I did before,Please,Show me the way.
    lazycrazybasket lazycrazybasket 46-50, M Jan 31, 2012

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    She's only 18, her whole life's ahead of her.

    She hates school because the people there discredit her. Her girlfriend tries to show her that's not how it seems. But everyday she just gets lowered with her self-esteem. She let's her know that every night will have a brighter day, She even tried to overdose and take her...
    Scarlott Scarlott 16-17, F Nov 1, 2014

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    Im Not Always Sad

    when i am sad i need to stop being sad, so i pet the cat, or go outside if theres sunshine, or go talk puppy talk to the doggy :) or as ive read "have a session" *lol*
    wezamuntkee wezamuntkee 36-40, M 3 Responses Sep 1, 2007

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    Please just stop ok if you've messages me then

    you know what happened with my ex. I just wish everyone would stop having pity for me I'm not posting what happened with my ex on here because he has an account on here and I don't want him to see but if your gonna message me don't say oh I'm so sorry and down talk him just...
    wellthisisme123 wellthisisme123 18-21, F 1 Response May 4, 2014

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    Everytime I get close to anyone I get hurt, I'm just an outcast now. I don't deserve
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    I fell in love with the wrong person.
    LIFEGOESON805 LIFEGOESON805 18-21, M 4 Responses Apr 9

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    It's hard trying to keep your self happy when everyone els is making u feel like **** even the ones you care about..
    LIFEGOESON805 LIFEGOESON805 18-21, M 1 Response 2 days ago

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    I need to start making myself look more presentable...I spent about 7 or 8 years of my life wallowing in depression. Putting my life in the hands of others and never doing things...
    alostone alostone 22-25, F 6 hrs ago

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    I always fall for the wrong guy. My ex was the absolute worst. The fighting was damn near unbearable. The breakup drained me. It made me hard and jagged. I wasn't open to meeting...
    magz66 magz66 22-25, F Apr 13

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    No matter how hard I try to just stop feeling, I find that I am still full of just pure rage. The smallest thing sets me off. It's like a bull seeing the color red. I just lose it...
    GreenEyess GreenEyess 16-17, F Apr 2

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    It didn’t sound like this would be the last time we actually talked to each other. Our last fight about whose internet connection sucked more. For the past seven months we’ve...
    FlyingMolly FlyingMolly 22-25, F 2 Responses Apr 8

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    I just need a little room to break. A place where I can cry all I want without people asking why and feeling sorry for me. A place where I can break stuff when I'm mad, angry and...
    AverageGirl1k AverageGirl1k 16-17, F 3 Responses Mar 29

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    But the wealthy love it. Sad gets meds. Hate gets prisons. They profit.
    convertihd convertihd 46-50, M Apr 1

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    I've spent my whole life trying to hide the real me from everyone....in the end I'm just sad and lonely and full of scars
    Mylo248 Mylo248 16-17, F 4 Responses Apr 2

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    Sometimes, being hurt very badly is life's way of telling us that we are better off without that which caused the pain.
    StubbornTiger StubbornTiger 41-45, F 1 Response Apr 1

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    STOP FETISHIZING TRANS PEOPLE. Don't message me only because I'm transgender and you think that's kinky or whatever.
    TickleMeCell TickleMeCell 16-17, T 2 Responses Apr 1

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    This has felt like the longest couple weeks. In the last 2 weeks, I lost 2 great friends and my mother passed away. The loneliness feels overwhelming. I grieve for the lose of my...
    sml4 sml4 46-50, F 5 Responses Mar 27

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    shortfry3 shortfry3 13-15, F 2 Responses Mar 29

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    Move on... Move on... Move on.... There must be more to life that just having to move on...
    StubbornTiger StubbornTiger 41-45, F 2 Responses Mar 29

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    It is not always easy; but sometimes burning bridges is required for self preservation. Loving is a decision. Living is a choice.
    StubbornTiger StubbornTiger 41-45, F Apr 1

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    trying to move on and get out but it's kinda hard when I don't have a car and am stuck inside
    Mylo248 Mylo248 16-17, F Apr 1

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    And so the girl died. The End...
    ElizabethSwanTurner ElizabethSwanTurner 18-21, F Apr 1

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