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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. 355 People

    PuckDrop PuckDrop 22-25, M 1 Response Nov 18, 2014

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    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, 2014

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    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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    oh god this is me everyday.

    there's no real way to succeed
    inkedmommy inkedmommy 22-25, F Nov 17, 2014

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    I feel so overwhelmed

    and depressed I can't take it anymore.
    UnderASpell UnderASpell 31-35, F 4 Responses Jun 5, 2014

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    I feel trapped by life,

    because I have a number of obstacles like my social anxiety which often prevents me from socializing with other people. I don't often get out much only to necessary appointments. And find it hard to meet new people and make new friends. I am a married woman so my life revolves...
    Sara600 Sara600 61-65, F 1 Response Oct 8, 2014

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    I ******* hate my life.

    I ******* hate myself. No one gets that... I just want to die. Omg.
    Scaredmonster Scaredmonster 16-17, F 1 Response Dec 22, 2014

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    I sometimes feel that one women can not satisfy

    my mental or physical hunger unfortunately in American culture more than one one wife is considered taboo.
    Divine7 Divine7 36-40, M Nov 9, 2015

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    maybe I'm trapped by my own brain- regardless,

    it hurts. I'm so very sad tonight..
    inkedmommy inkedmommy 22-25, F Nov 17, 2014

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    I feel like at my age I am suppose to enjoy my

    life and experience exciting things but the only time I feel like that I'm not actually being myself it's being drunk or high to just feel anything. I never feel excitement in life I just feel stuck in a hole. I feel trapped by life like I don't really feel like living but I...
    WhoseMe WhoseMe 18-21, F 2 Responses Mar 15, 2015

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    Trapped in dissociative ville.

    For the past 2 years now ive been taking pretty regular trips to dissociative ville. Its honestly the worst place to go to, and you really do feel trapped and helpless like an infant. I cannot talk about something more worse than walking around everyday feeling so disconnected...
    xseventyXsevenx xseventyXsevenx 18-21, M 5 days ago

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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, 2014

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    It's Gibbs! My first thought!

    I do though. It seems like I'm doomed to a life of misery. I HAVE to change that before I go crazy. I need help though....
    KimTin33 KimTin33 22-25, F Nov 18, 2014

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    Trapped in grief and

    although I live and breath, walk and talk; I am not as alive as I was before my son overdosed at 22. I waver between wanting my old life back and wanting to start a brand new one. I just don't want to be this person who can't escape the pain.
    Gr8terlater Gr8terlater 46-50, F 1 Response Nov 18, 2014

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    Gonna pop some pills and be done already.
    SailorsAngel SailorsAngel 41-45, F 3 Responses 1 day ago

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    Life Statement Questions: If I made the right decisions in my life, then why am I so damn sad all the time?
    DesiredUserNameandStuff DesiredUserNameandStuff 31-35, F 3 Responses 2 days ago

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    "It will never work out" These damned words continuously resonate within my mind. How can such sentence stir a feeling of utter hopelessness! The confines of this wretched emotion...
    TotidemVerbis TotidemVerbis 18-21 4 Responses 2 days ago

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    I have nowhere to go from here. No one to talk to. Nothing to motivate me to keep fighting the sadness. All I do is make others miserable. I make myself miserable. I've been...
    Sparklyblueunicorns Sparklyblueunicorns 22-25, F 1 Response 2 days ago

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    The last moment my life felt real is when I woke up one very clear Sunday morning. The moment I got the call from my brother and slowly found out that he was going to kill himself...
    TheDreamcaster TheDreamcaster 18-21, M 1 Response 3 days ago

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    I am not human. I never will be.
    shatteredporcelain shatteredporcelain 16-17, F 4 days ago

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    I don't feel like I'm terribly important to anyone anymore. I just kinda exist in people's lives.
    lovesthenightsky lovesthenightsky 26-30, F 1 Response 4 days ago

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    Most of the time I'm not hungry and don't want to eat, eating makes me sick. Evertytime I eat I feel guilty and just want to throw it all up. And its ridiculous that people try and...
    GeenieWeenie12 GeenieWeenie12 13-15, F 5 days ago

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    My family continue to bully me. Even when I fight back they say 'it's only him' horrible people
    Peter11260 Peter11260 51-55, M 5 days ago

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    The economic situation delivered to us by greed. The immigrant situation in Europe, and resultant rape gang problem, have been delivered to us by an oppressive tax system and...
    Wishart95 Wishart95 18-21, F 6 days ago

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    I kept having this feeling of being useless. I tried to be part of something. But the only thing happening is that it seems a lot of people also want to be part of those. So I was...
    Tazmanou Tazmanou 18-21, M 6 days ago

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    im so sick of people right now
    tattooedgirl77 tattooedgirl77 36-40, F 1 Response a week ago

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    right now is one of those times where I feel useless and depressed and lonely, but w.e c'est la vie
    Atljjay Atljjay 18-21, F 3 Responses a week ago

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    I cried yesterday. I feel my life is becoming too much for me. I've been in school forever, and I have a Bachelor of Science degree already...but I couldn't get a job with that...
    truth1212 truth1212 22-25, M 1 Response a week ago

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    you are not my country. you are not a country at all. you are surprising. you are statistic-starved. soulful of tourist brochures in Japanese and hourglass kebayas. you protest...
    Shahedansharif Shahedansharif 16-17, M 1 Response a week ago

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    Unfortunately I'm what you call a cunnnnt...oops my bad. guess I should support things I find ******* revolting. In the end everyone thinks their opinion is right, so why the f...
    Cocrispy Cocrispy 22-25, M a week ago

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    And there I was, in that place, attending a convention, where it was 2pm, I was listening to speakers. I WAS TORN. My introversion wanted to withdraw into my room, draw a hot bath...
    Solegne Solegne 41-45, F 1 Response Feb 5

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    A few years ago, my uncle passed away. He and his children must've really thought an awful lot about me; the day after his death, my cousins felt it would be a real homage if I...
    PhillyAutismGuy PhillyAutismGuy 26-30, M 1 Response Feb 4

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    I hate my life because I hate myself. I hate everything about myself and I'm sick of living in a world full of crap and crappy people. I'm not trying to tell others what I think of...
    cupcakedips cupcakedips 18-21, F 5 Responses Feb 4

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    i had a moment there. ever felt that sudden surge starts somewhere in the middle of your body and explodes in a flurry of ..you know?
    bipolar87418 bipolar87418 56-60, M Feb 3

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    everybody is so quick to judge somebody when they are mean and closed off instead of trying to figure out why they are that way.
    tattooedgirl77 tattooedgirl77 36-40, F 2 Responses Feb 3

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    What do you do when you outlive all your goals? Do you just pick a few; some easy ones for short-term goals and some crazy ones for the long term? Do you take it to a committee...
    RoadPoet RoadPoet 41-45, M 6 Responses Feb 2

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    If you do what you have always done, you will get the same results you have been getting. If you want to stunt your growth and feel stuck in the same place forever, keep making...
    Grace2U Grace2U 66-70, F Feb 2

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    So very, sadly, true. I realize I am a part of society, like we all are, unless we are secluded in a cabin in the woods (maybe in the deep northern woods of Canada?). I am just a...
    PixieParty PixieParty 31-35, F 2 Responses Feb 1

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    "So what next??" I happen to ask this question to myself everyday and the problem is that each time I get a new answer. Yes, I'm unsure about where my life is leading to and so...
    Zoro94 Zoro94 18-21, F 1 Response Feb 1

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    my gun is loaded...im taking this tie to writ emu goodby letters ..ul say I'm selfish...i guarantee I'm better off dead then alive...if hell exists I'm about to join.
    Katvondim Katvondim 31-35, F 1 Response Feb 1

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