I Overthink Things and Am My Own Worst Enemy

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    I Always

    try to be practical person use my mind not my emotions. In fact you could say I burn my brain out to the point that I will over think anything just to argue about it and if my emotions sneak into my life at any point that I feel is dangerous I will push and fight whatever it is...
    MissTori MissTori
    18-21, F
    Feb 27, 2013

    Falling asleep is the easy part oddly.

    Throughout my day... In analyzing the words in a text, the phone call vs the text, the songs people share, the looks that last longer than usual, and the body language of those around me. What does it mean? Do their words match their actions? What about the words they use to...
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    Nov 29, 2014


    !! I THINK TOO DAMN MUCH!!! -___- hate it.
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    Jan 2, 2014

    I constantly yell at myself in my mind.

    Things like "stop it!" Or "shut up!" when my mind just wanders over my past. My life is like my mind I have no control over it. Which is why I have to get drunk or be very tired or read books just to get some sleep. I am sometimes indecisive because I am my own worst enemy but...
    areYoureallyhere areYoureallyhere
    22-25, F
    1 Response May 10, 2015

    Overthinking things is making me self

    destructive. Like a bomb waiting to go off. 💣 3... 2... 1... 💥
    Anonymousboy777 Anonymousboy777
    18-21, M
    Apr 15, 2014

    Lately I haven't been on EP due to trying to

    lose weight, find a job for financial stability, raise my kids and to create my own business (I want a food truck). I just been so stressed, especially about the weight & food truck. In my town, everyone eats BBQ, I don't, lol. I want to sell sandwiches, healthy foods, or...
    thesilentchef thesilentchef
    31-35, F
    Apr 14, 2014

    Worst Enemy

    No one drives me more than myself many people have said i'm too hard on myself. Due to the fact that I overthink things I fear faliure. (i guess this should be a confession )
    ashleyxxpiano ashleyxxpiano
    18-21, F
    Nov 10, 2009
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