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I Sometimes Feel Trapped By Life

For Anyone who feels trapped by themselves or those they love. The stress can be overwhelming. 78 People

    Sometimes it feels like I am not

    who I really am,as if I'm some sort of greater energy trapped inside this bodh as if I were to serve a greater purpose. Does this thought come into any of your minds? Why do I get these feelings ? Are they natural?
    koustavchaki koustavchaki 16-17, M Jan 7

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    I feel so overwhelmed

    and depressed I can't take it anymore.
    UnderASpell UnderASpell 26-30, F 1 Response Jun 5

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    Where To Go From Here

    Well I'll.start by giving a brief rundown of my current life situation. I'm 30 years old and I live in a residential treatment centre. I'm a heroin and cocaine addict, among other addictions. In the last bit I have been caught trying to kill myself a.few times. So was forced into...
    libra604 libra604 26-30, M 2 Responses Feb 1, 2012

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    i have this annoying feeling inside me.

    its like if pain was an insect crawling up my leg and i was just jumping around and scrubbing myself to get it of me. i literally feel it. i feel empty and completely overwhelmed with noise at the same time. i can’t see clearly and it’s just like if i was in a jungle...
    UnusualAngel UnusualAngel 18-21, F Jan 11

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    College is coming up. The pressure from family increases. They make it out to be like there would be no way I can/would leave home to live in a dorm. They expect me to get a job to...
    FunnyandNerdy FunnyandNerdy 16-17, F 2 Responses 4 days ago

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    I sometimes think that life is just a dream. Seriously. I feel like I could be just another spot of nothing in the universe, if it even exists. And those thoughts turn into more...
    mournwiththemoonandthestars mournwiththemoonandthestars 13-15, F 1 Response Aug 19

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    I'm not in love with my fiancé and I feel that our relationship is falling apart and I don't know what's going to happen next. There's guilt, frustration, anger and regret.
    bar206 bar206 18-21, F 1 hr ago

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    I’ve not been feeling happy in my life for a while now, I feel almost trapped and I don’t know what to do. I’ve been married for 4 years and I’ve got a 2 ½ year old son...
    northwestjames northwestjames 31-35, M 2 Responses Aug 30

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    Thinking about life itself as i use to do i realized a magnificent interior revelation. I will try to explain in writing form this feeling that i had. All of us came to existance...
    DiegoSMarinho DiegoSMarinho 16-17, M Sep 4

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    Trapped sunlight Glassed over yellow frogs A toothless jungle cat Deserted primates Entombed snakes on a log Thirsty humps, one or two Long leaf neck eaters Without any trees...
    mafields mafields 41-45, F 1 Response Aug 18

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    The only way out is to kill myself but I can't because I have a paper due tomorrow. I am trapped by my own ****** up priorities.
    kgorton1 kgorton1 18-21, F Sep 1

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    I'm 17 on my own and I paid this months rent but now I have no food and I can't find another job.... Idk what to do anymore I don't knows dad And my mom is homeless ..... :( I...
    oliviatee oliviatee 16-17, F 2 Responses 6 days ago

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    Feel like you have no purpose in life? Is everyone around you getting jobs, careers, going to school, hopping in and out of casual relationships? Feeling left behind? Forgotten...
    CJCA CJCA 18-21, M 1 Response Aug 26

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    Growing up to the age of about six i had a normal, mischievous life like most kids until the death of my father. He died at the age of 32 from a heart attack, well so im told by...
    AnonGuy2 AnonGuy2 18-21, M Aug 24

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    Here I am back from another programmed day like all the others, doing the same things people do. But the worst of all is that I realized I am conforming to this kind of life. And...
    DiegoSMarinho DiegoSMarinho 16-17, M Aug 29

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    I like the numb feeling tho, I guess sometimes I think its a numb feeling when really its just that I have not thought of things that I normally do in awhile. Then when I start...
    Chicgeekgal Chicgeekgal 22-25, F Aug 18

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    There's this feeling I have, that I've never been able to shake. It's down deep, somewhere in my soul, and it's empty and alone... I've never been able to fill it.... But I've...
    moxieLEMON moxieLEMON 18-21, F Aug 20

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    I used to be to tolerant of everyone and I feel I'm just so intolerant of anyone I sometimes forget how good people can feel. It's like I need constant attention or I feel rejected...
    dancerinadaydream dancerinadaydream 31-35, F 1 Response Aug 21

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    All the times i feel like this :(
    EBestest EBestest 18-21, M 2 Responses Aug 26

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    Sometimes I feel as useless as a white crayon
    AintGotNoSpoons AintGotNoSpoons 13-15, M 1 Response Aug 18

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    If Society knew my dating life... Mother~Hes too old for you! Father~He better treat you good! Guys my age~Eww, go away you piece of trash. Girls my age~OMG go find your sugar...
    InnerEgo InnerEgo 13-15, F Sep 6

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    Hope hasn't done a thing for me but make me look stupid. Hope shouldn't even exist because I don't think it's real anymore. God has been teasing me all my life. There's no hope for...
    rayray87 rayray87 26-30, F 6 days ago

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    I'm not insecure about my weight but I don't want to eat when I'm hungry sometimes. I think about what I want to eat but the smell, taste, or texture of the food just makes me feel...
    WhatTheFrenchToast WhatTheFrenchToast 18-21, M 5 days ago

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    Sometimes. I have GOD though. He did say it's not good for man (human) to be alone.
    sashakimi4 sashakimi4 13-15, F 1 Response Aug 20

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    Some days I wonder why people are listening to my advice at work or following my lead in some other public setting. Can't they see the dim veil of uncertainty that accompanies my...
    Jbo69 Jbo69 41-45, F 6 hrs ago

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    When you're surrounded by all these people, it can be lonelier than when you're by yourself. You can be in a huge crowd, but if you don't feel like you can trust anyone or talk to...
    BeatTheBest BeatTheBest 18-21, M Aug 16

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    I have felt numb in the face and a few times my body. I used to smoke cigarettes and when I smoked a lot I got those feelings. It's weird.
    roselani2005 roselani2005 26-30, F Aug 18

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    I feel numb like the thought that no one cares and no one will ever take the time to care numb's my body and feel non existing
    annoying143 annoying143 16-17, F 2 Responses Aug 18

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    I guess i feel a little lonely today. I'm not gonna lie or fight it. Well, at least I got my dog with me lol off to study.. Some more.
    Inthepr0cess Inthepr0cess 22-25, F Aug 20

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    Music makes me feel almost human
    weeshil weeshil 41-45, F 1 Response Aug 22

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    Numbness can be scary, especially if you have a history of dissociation. A common way of dealing with it is self harm, but here are some more healthy ways to feel something. If...
    InhuldibleCrelk InhuldibleCrelk 36-40 Aug 25

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    I regularly feel that people are not so much out to get me, but that they think I'm a fool, I'm crazy, a pest. If I write a letter, an email or something online and get no...
    ifhsb ifhsb 41-45, M 1 Response Aug 29

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    Today I feel so empty inside I just want to cry and scream it's like no one there
    Hope4glory Hope4glory 13-15, F 3 Responses Aug 31

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    Being so far from home is so difficult, especially around holidays/birthdays.. I miss them so much everyday. I feel like people here don't understand me most of the time, and I...
    JaidIsAWildflower JaidIsAWildflower 18-21, F 1 Response Sep 1

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    I can't cope at all and I'm really struggling everyday to even make it out of bed. My life is a complete mess and even calling it a life is a joke! It started on June 10th when I...
    pocahontus1311 pocahontus1311 18-21, F 2 Responses Sep 1

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    I feel like I was meant for something greater than just living. I don't know how to put it, I guess I just feel like I don't belong.
    michael9666 michael9666 18-21, M 1 Response Sep 3

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    I feel like that, like I don't belong here. There's no one I relate to, or understands me or have the same interest in things as me. But I suck it up. And push on, and Pray I'll...
    Salute2MyFlaws Salute2MyFlaws 18-21, F 1 Response Sep 3

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    I really do feel like I should crawl into a hole by myself and just watch The Cosby Show until I die.
    ifearsnowmen ifearsnowmen 18-21, M 1 Response Sep 6

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    I keep trying to text n call friends who have ditched me completely. Do u think it's because I am lonely inside and trying to depend on others to make me feel better?
    stuckinlife247 stuckinlife247 26-30, F 2 Responses Sep 7

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    Just once i bud up my hopes its like a wall i build it up so high but there is always something/someone who makes me feel worthless and thats where the point comes that i break...
    ActuallyGrace ActuallyGrace 13-15, F 2 Responses 6 days ago

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    Lately I've been feeling so lonely, I don't know what's wrong with me?? I see people every weekend and I go to school and see like 6286228 peopld so how am I lonely. I think it's...
    sindyrose sindyrose 13-15, F 15 hrs ago

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    I look in the mirror and I don't recognise my self I know it's me but just doesn't feel right, I feel like I'm not living my life and I'm just floating day by day.
    chloesarahxxo chloesarahxxo 18-21, F Aug 28

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    i dont know what to do. i just feel like my life has no direction whatsoever. im going to college soon but i dont know what i want to major in. im so confused. i hate worrying...
    CURRYXBLAZE CURRYXBLAZE 18-21, M Aug 30

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    Life is never smooth for anybody.I got married at the age of 22 and since then struggled to be a good wife and mother.I gave up my job too for my family.Teaching children gave me...
    restored87 restored87 46-50, F 2 Responses Aug 26

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    We talk it was epic but waiting for you text but page been deleted myself and my heart just shut down into pieces again losing people who I care about So goodbye😭😨
    clarissa14 clarissa14 13-15, F 1 Response Aug 26

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    I couldn't say it more clearly if I tried.
    ifearsnowmen ifearsnowmen 18-21, M Aug 26

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    I'm so unlucky in everything I do. Every turn I take every mistake I make, I never learn. Just go round and round in circles. Self district mode
    gaspingforair gaspingforair 22-25, F 1 Response Aug 20

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