I Used to Be Intelligent and Creative Now I'm Just Useless

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    I Ran Out of Space So It Should Say "...FEEL Useless and Boring"

    Last night I spent absolutely ages reading through my old notebooks. I used to scribble stuff all the time; random thoughts, excerpts from books, poetry, ramblings and the like. So last night I was reading through all this stuff and ended up wondering where the...
    psyko psyko
    36-40, F
    9 Responses Jun 28, 2009

    I Had Self-Actualized

    I remember when I was young and I could do anything I put my mind to. I was smart, artistic, creative, talented, passionate about life, and beautiful. I could think a million thoughts at once, calculate what I was going to do next before the next instance, know everything about...
    DesertTitan DesertTitan
    36-40, M
    Dec 30, 2012

    Nothing. No-one. No Thing.

    I have nothing to say, no way to say it, no audience to hear it
    psyko psyko
    36-40, F
    7 Responses Jul 12, 2009


    I used to be able to analyze any situation and describe my thought process of how i came to my conclusion with well rounded vocabulary. I used to be clever and witty with friends. Now I can't even speak. I was always extremely creative with clothes, fashion was a huge admiration...
    egtennyson egtennyson
    1 Response Apr 24, 2012

    I was one of the best students at the

    university, I was interested in so many things, and was ambitious in my future plans. But suddenly, I had a psychosis, and then clinical depression, and now I am on academic leave at home. I just feel that life has no meaning now, and I have lost myself. I feel so stupid and...
    goldenmoon15 goldenmoon15
    22-25, F
    2 Responses Jun 5, 2014
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