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I Saw a Loved One Turn Psychotic

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 25 People

    My Mother and My Ex Fiance...

    They have bipolar and "non classic" schizophrenia respectively. I feel so helpless and they are so far away. Sometimes, I blame myself for their pain.
    TheRealWoman TheRealWoman 31-35, F 4 Responses Feb 21, 2009

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    6 Months of a Nightmare

    My boyfriend insanely feeled that he had to wait the 6 months dismissal protection during illness to "play" crazy in mental hospital. Just because he did not feel able to decide for him self if he wants to lquit the job or not. 3 times he took an overdose of medication...
    LittleAnt LittleAnt 31-35, F 4 Responses Aug 12, 2009

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    My Boyfriend and Life Partner For the Last 7 Years

    My boyfriend has a diagnosis as manic depressive, I'm not sure if it correct, because I never saw him manic. But anyway I saw him in depression for several times... I already told our story in: 'I Have Been to a Mental Hospital' http://www.experienceproject.com/uw.php?e...
    LittleAnt LittleAnt 31-35, F Feb 21, 2009

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    This Is the Very Wrong Construction of This Whole World Everywhere and On Any Level That

    much changes people not for the good and produces so many strange behaviors. This world lacks balance, lacks good purpose, lacks normal equal life and opportunities for everybody, and much lacks growth as one of the main consequences to all that.  
    Thought1 Thought1 22-25 Aug 6, 2009

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    Addiction to Refuse

    My boyfriend is probably bipolar II. But in the moment he actually has no depression. He wants to play a depression. He told me himself, his doctors also see It like this and I think also that is true. He constantly refuses anything, he refuses to eat, to drink, to sleep. When I...
    LittleAnt LittleAnt 31-35, F 3 Responses Mar 20, 2009

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    Too much pain to handle...I care for others but they hurt me instead. I really want to turn off all of my feeling. I tried but I just can't. The cycle keeps repeating itself...
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    My husband loves taking photos of me, im usually in my undies to start with, but always end up nude. He loves to take photos of my bum so when he is away working he has something...
    CuteNat CuteNat 31-35, F 6 Responses 4 hrs ago

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    So valentine's is coming up soon. I miss a lot of things about being in a relationship, but the one I miss the most is touch. I wonder sometimes if they make a "hand" hooker...
    AmazingPoet AmazingPoet 41-45, M 8 hrs ago

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    I miss all of my loved ones who passed away. They are in heaven now
    Anthony2400 Anthony2400 22-25, M 16 hrs ago

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    We were all drinking, and for some reason decided to put on an adult movie. One thing lead to another, as you can imagine. I loved watching him inside her, filling her up. It was...
    unclearchannel unclearchannel 31-35, M 1 day ago

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    This is a true story about something that happend to me when I was 10 me my lil bro Tommy and two of my friends Sam and jack we were going to the water park my mom took us and...
    littledude54 littledude54 13-15, M 2 days ago

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    My grandma died at age 93 and would've got a tumor is she wouldn't have died. I miss her, but I know she died happily. Before she did, she said she saw kids everwhere in her...
    TrapxFuturebass TrapxFuturebass 13-15, M 2 days ago

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    I was a child when this happened. I was in Jamaica in the parish of St Catherine. I was sleeping in a room which I shared with my 2 brothers,, my twin brother - who was also...
    theophilusmartins theophilusmartins 18-21, M 4 days ago

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    Look what I caught on my phone the other day...this young guy was taking the escalator in the mall BAREFOOT. Yes, no shoes or socks or flops! Those toe rings on his index toes...
    beachfoot12 beachfoot12 22-25, M 4 days ago

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    I've never been the person you look forward to seeing. I'm no ones favorite. My name only escapes lips in the form of whispered lies. I was never the one you missed, or cried over...
    ashlenamya66359 ashlenamya66359 22-25, F 4 Responses 4 days ago

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    It was during the summer. I was out of school and house hopping since I had no stable home to go back to. It was a difficult year. I felt like dying every day. I had bouts of...
    starsheepie starsheepie 22-25, F 2 Responses 5 days ago

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    Forbidden Fruit I loved someone. For the first time in my life i could actually say i loved someone. He....he was what i was looking for. Someone honest, someone who had felt the...
    PanPagan PanPagan 16-17, F 1 Response 6 days ago

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    Yes, I've seen a few co workers naked & we're all close . One special co worker Whitney I really took a shine to. She was really quiet & shy at first & dressed differently than...
    theswordinthestone theswordinthestone 41-45, M 5 Responses a week ago

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    I was seeing this guy for almost a year. We were never a couple, just really close friends. But the time we spent together, and the way we connected grew into a deep love and...
    Niknak9225 Niknak9225 22-25, F a week ago

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    A few actually! One was particularly nuts. Threw a fit I broke up with him. Starting trashing the place, threw me too. But it was the reason I broke up with him is what really...
    silencedshy silencedshy 26-30, F 2 Responses Feb 4

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    I am with the love of my life. In 2002 we were good friends, then dated each other for a while, fell in love, only for us to get into a huge argument, part and go our separate...
    MartiniMagic MartiniMagic 36-40, F 2 Responses Feb 4

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    He lead me on. I was so weak at the time and he knew that. He told me he loved me and that he would never leave me. We talked every night until we went to sleep. After hanging out...
    MadisonDaWarrior MadisonDaWarrior 13-15, F 5 Responses Feb 2

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    So when I was the summer I turned 16 my church had an influx of new families and just people. So one of this people was a guy, Barney (Not actually his name but I don't want to put...
    SlytherinRavenclaw SlytherinRavenclaw 18-21, F 2 Responses Feb 1

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    Gort, bringa. Klaatu barada nikto. If continue to spread your aggression beyond your planet, it will be turned into a burned out cinder. Such power exists?? I assure you it...
    manofintegrity manofintegrity 56-60, M 1 Response Feb 1

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    Oh, how my heart goes out to you. If only I could take away your pain. My heartfelt love and prayers go out to all who are experiencing a loss. Hopefully, I might bring you a...
    Grace2U Grace2U 66-70, F 1 Response Feb 1

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    2 Days ago, by a random chance, I found her. My brother and I decided on the 30th of January in 2016, we when to do our runs together. He decided to sign up to a soccer/football...
    edwaraa edwaraa 18-21, M 1 Response Feb 1

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    Hi so I'm posting here to write about my mother and how I'm affected with severe depression and anxiety because of her I don't like to point fingers or blame anybody but she is the...
    Pinkskiespinklove Pinkskiespinklove 26-30, F 3 Responses Feb 1

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    Make believing We're together And I'm sheltered By your heart But in the outside I've turned to water Like a teardrop In your palm
    sagespoo sagespoo 16-17, F Jan 31

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    Ohhh the feeling is bad, it aches a lot. When you love somebody and that didn't love you. I dream of getting intimate with him. I want it in reality. He is handsome hunk and my...
    Sweetsana6969 Sweetsana6969 22-25, F 3 Responses Jan 31

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    Yes I did a bad thing once too. and I know I loved it. I remember I had a blast! but my dad want to happy. it was a few years ago. I think I was 7 or 8 i was out in the garage pay...
    JTurner2002 JTurner2002 13-15, F 5 Responses Jan 30

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    Reason, Season, or Lifetime People come into your life for a reason, a season or a lifetime. When you figure out which one it is, you will know what to do for each person. When...
    Q2013 Q2013 46-50, F 2 Responses Jan 30

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    I remember going back to the theatre for what seemed like a couple months worth of Saturdays - being turned away by the "sold out" sign every time. The first few times my parents...
    SSKyleRedd SSKyleRedd 46-50, M Jan 29

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    The ones you love that have left this great earth that is... I was sorting through mail this morning at work. A letter from a vendor showed up, and it just happened to be the...
    aczagutierrez aczagutierrez 41-45, F 2 Responses Jan 29

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    Hi....Am a 27 year old Counselor in a School District in California state and my husband is a Assistant Professor of History in a University. Both of us are so thankful to God that...
    ananyarg ananyarg 22-25, F Jan 28

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    Hey So I have been battling with my bipolarity and thus the crashing of depression waves that tear me since the past month. The woman I loved just left me, bleeding my heart out...
    Songsofheart Songsofheart 22-25 2 Responses Jan 27

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    Changed my mind. Turns out I spoke too soon.
    savoy2 savoy2 46-50, M 1 Response Jan 26

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    My father died two years ago. I just wanted to say I'm sorry. I wasn't there when he passed away because I was too scared. I'm sorry dad.
    AnorakPhan AnorakPhan 16-17, M 1 Response Jan 25

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    Oh, To Be Loved Like This For Who I Am, As I Am. Maybe a futile dream in these autumn days of my life, but hope lives on. And because love battles not just in its own burning...
    Carissimi Carissimi 56-60, F 3 Responses Jan 25

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    For one to be loved, one must first love themselves.
    MourningDove7 MourningDove7 36-40, F 6 Responses Jan 24

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    In the middle of my sixth grade year I came out of the closet. Well more or less pushed out by my two best guy friends who knew I was gay. I took me a long time to tell them even...
    funnyfreak01 funnyfreak01 18-21 Jan 24

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