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I Refuse to Join the "I Battle Depression" Group

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    It takes a man to understand you can't always

    run from your mistakes sometimes the battle is hard but I can never let my ship sank
    Southside95 Southside95 18-21, M Jun 6

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    Uh....

    ... Oops. lol. Anyway, those of you that refuse to join, good for you. At least good for you, that is, if you don't have to. If you need help, that's why I'm on EP. Cuz I don't have help outside of it. I'm here for those who want someone to talk to, and maybe for those...
    WonderlustKing WonderlustKing 22-25, M Jul 23, 2010

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    Although I Think I Already Did Join

    I do battle depression- most days - and some days seem soooo dark, others, somehow seem ok. I wonder why, sometimes. Why? Why do I wake one morning happy, pleased to be alive, and others......well, you know...............
    expressomarkie expressomarkie 46-50, M Feb 12, 2013

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    Because It Ain't True

    I am supposed to have bipolar disorder, but I haven't had any real symptoms of mania for about 5 years.  I used to be horribly depressed, so I know what it feels like.  I just don't feel haunted by any memories of that.  I don't buy into the idea that...
    Sage360 Sage360 41-45, F 7 Responses Mar 15, 2010

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    I'm here for serious advice and support from people who used to have Spill. Not here for joining groups about my interests. I hope I can gain serious relationships from people...
    yrasel yrasel 16-17, F 1 hr ago

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    I'm not 17 in my mind. Everyone around me in school are immature to me and I can't stand being around people who act so idiotic as to play jokes, say smart *** statements, act...
    yrasel yrasel 16-17, F 1 hr ago

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    Greetings, Group : ) I really need some support, so I joined a support group! Here's my story ; I'm from Alabama. Fifteen years ago I married the love of my life, and eight years...
    NomdeVoyage NomdeVoyage 51-55, F 1 Response 8 hrs ago

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    So me and my friends went on our college field trip.I know this has nothing to do with weight loss at all, but that part is coming. I wanted to include alot about what happened to...
    WhisperinAngel WhisperinAngel 31-35, F 1 Response 12 hrs ago

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    Hey, it's me again... I decided to tell all about my ' depression story' yesterday and when I started to write it I was scared to remember everything. It's not that I forgot it, it...
    JustAnotherGirlOnEP JustAnotherGirlOnEP 18-21, F 2 days ago

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    Like the description of this group says, I don't mind hearing an alternative opinion, I've no issue with it, but there's a very good chance I don't wish to debate it further.
    usernameinneed usernameinneed 26-30, M 2 days ago

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    I apply this rule: if someone is being a stubborn oaf about their opinions, I take two shots, then let them have the last word. If the conversation is interesting, I will let it...
    emperornorton47 emperornorton47 56-60, M 3 days ago

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    I'm not sure if I'm 34 or 35 without doing the math...but I am sure that I'm in the saddest, most depressed time of my life. I've struggled with depression for nearly my entire...
    denvyl denvyl 31-35, M 4 Responses 3 days ago

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    "I ain't looking' to compete with youBeat or cheat or mistreat youSimplify you, classify youDeny, defy or crucify youAll I really want to doIs, baby, be friends with you..."- from...
    heavyduty1 heavyduty1 66-70, M 1 Response 3 days ago

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    When I'm on the pc I'm doing ok, but when I'm on a tablet (using the site as I don't have the app) I have sometimes clicked on a group I really did not want to join. Then all of...
    nutssquared nutssquared 26-30, M 4 days ago

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    I sometimes feel like I'm not real, like I'm a 3rd person watching myself. It happens quite a lot and I was really starting to wonder what was going on. I'm still a kid and a very...
    Kurunoo Kurunoo 18-21, F 2 Responses 4 days ago

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    NOTE: I already wrote this and posted it a while ago but I wanted to edit it, and EP's edit feature is bunk right now, so I deleted and posted againOk, y'all ready for another rant...
    BlueMetalChick BlueMetalChick 18-21, F 5 Responses 5 days ago

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    It's quite sad that the "I battle depression" group has 70,000 people in it, and the "I am happy" group has only 3000 people in it :(
    SparkleSwirl SparkleSwirl 18-21, F 4 Responses 6 days ago

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    There are groups of people in the world that think they are dark, that their lives are somewhere in the grey and that they can express the dark within them by dressing dark on the...
    TucanSam200 TucanSam200 22-25, M 6 days ago

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    I really want to see a therapist. I want someone to talk to and I feel like this is eating me alive. BUT I have two issues that is keeping me from seeking help, myself and my...
    LoveisBeautiful5013 LoveisBeautiful5013 18-21, F 2 Responses a week ago

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    . Nobody listens until you say something wrong . "Left to themselves, things tend to go from bad to worse." ."Every solution breeds new problems." . "To succeed in politics, it is...
    be2u be2u 36-40, M 1 Response a week ago

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    . A bad Workman Blames His Tools . Deeds not words . Do as you would be done by . Do not cross the bridge before you get to it
    be2u be2u 36-40, M a week ago

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    I was on here before, made friends, and got hurt. It was quite a few years. When I first came on this site it was just another place to write. I soon learned there were some very...
    deleted deleted 26-30 3 Responses Jul 27

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    My 21-year-old daughter and I had a terrible falling out over a personal email I read that she received from a married man. I read the email without her consent and I became upset...
    ItalianMoma ItalianMoma 56-60, F 3 Responses Jul 27

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    hi resintly found out I am trans I whant to be female and haw my own baby
    oblivion1000 oblivion1000 18-21, T 2 Responses Jul 26

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    Its for LGBT teens like me, and the meetings next Wednesday. Im so excited! Its going to be one of my first times meeting kids like me my own age. Hopefully it wont suck. Wish me...
    vraag vraag 13-15, F Jul 24

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    I think it's time for an update on my life now. I've been here for awhile and anyone who's known me for awhile knows that my EP account was made out of depression and I used it to...
    akaShaun akaShaun 16-17, M 5 Responses Jul 24

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    First off, "Mickymouseorno" it's a long story and names like that are never taken. I am... Sanguniarian. I started feeding a few years back. On myself. I know that's consiered a...
    mickymouseorno mickymouseorno 18-21 1 Response Jul 23

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    Hi, I joined this site to connect with people who share my experience with depression. I live in the Nashville, TN area and would love to form a local support group. It would be...
    WendyTN WendyTN 36-40, F 1 Response Jul 23

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    Skincare products and tips. Anybody want to join?
    iamnikki iamnikki 22-25, F 1 Response Jul 23

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    So I joined these extremely helpful groups on Facebook for people who've dealt with narcissistic abuse and codependency and I shared my story of abuse there. It really felt good...
    ladysapio ladysapio 22-25, F Jul 23

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    I have posted here before. I have been estranged from my only daughter for some time now, and have no contact with my grandchildren. I had been following my own advice: trying...
    Tiralynn Tiralynn 61-65, F 1 Response Jul 22

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    This statement for me is not yet true but that doesn't mean it never will be. There are times when I think to my self "Amber, stop kidding your-self, you have been depressed for...
    amberblueford15 amberblueford15 13-15, F Jul 22

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    Anybody want to help or join?
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Jul 21

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    **Here are my types: ( MBTI Type : INFP || Socio-Type: IEI || Enneagram Type: 4 (both wings.)** I’m totally obsessed with this new Myers-Briggs personality test thing and so I...
    jboddika jboddika 22-25, F 1 Response Jul 21

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    I joined a few BPD groups on FB thinking I would meet people like me. What I realise is I dont want to meet people like me! 1 person puts up a post and they all follow looking for...
    BrokenDreamsSilentScreams BrokenDreamsSilentScreams 31-35, F 1 Response Jul 20

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    I am in search of a strict cruel keyholder. I have a cb-2000 with medium points installed. I can purchase you a lock and have you send me the lock and keep the keys. I have served...
    Cancun72 Cancun72 41-45, M 1 Response Jul 20

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    It's been over a year since I last posted on here. And I've only gotten worse. I'm headed off to college in 30 days, about to lose all my friends and drag my scars baggage and...
    deleted deleted 26-30 2 Responses Jul 20

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    I've written an experience in this group before, but things have changed somewhat since then. My wife goes back and forth with her support of my polyamorous desires, most of...
    virignis virignis 26-30, M Jul 19

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    At the end of the day, I truly believe all I've got is myself. I doubt anyone thinks about me at night, wants to message me, or just cares how I'm doing. This isn't in the "I...
    akaShaun akaShaun 16-17, M 5 Responses Jul 19

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    I just removed "I battle depression" from my list of groups and I feel so happy to finally be on the bright side of life again :)
    Musiclife12 Musiclife12 18-21, F 2 Responses Jul 18

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    I'm not sure I even fight them. I live with them - the depression and the loneliness are part of me and I don't know how to change. I'm 23 years old. I graduated from a...
    Bradley004 Bradley004 22-25, M 1 Response Jul 18

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