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I Want to Cut Myself Now

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    Here It Goes..

    I don't know what this is.. Or who reads this, but hello! Within the past two weeks, I've started cutting. I haven't cut in four years, but now it's coming back. And the ability to be able to show what I'm feeling on the inside, on the outside, is amazing to me.. I was also...
    MaddelynneJannessa MaddelynneJannessa 18-21, F 16 Responses Oct 18, 2013

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    Just to make me calm down.

    I don't even know why I'm like this....I've been clean two months. I can't let today be a **** up.
    EmoSakurachan EmoSakurachan 16-17 1 Response Sep 5

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    Theycallherelly Theycallherelly 13-15, F 4 Responses Sep 2

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    What is the point in living

    when all you want to do is die, nobody talks when they do we argue, nobody would care if I died so whats the point in living...😣
    emma760 emma760 16-17, F 2 Responses Jun 28

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    merrianneyeah merrianneyeah 13-15, F 5 Responses Jun 8

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    I Hate Myself And Cut For No Reason

    I'm 16. I'm very unsociable and don't like the company of many people. I only have one really good friend, but i go to a really tough school and have to spend most of my time doing homework. I have trouble paying attention to the boring stuff they teach in that awful place, so it...
    invisiblechild0 invisiblechild0 18-21, F 14 Responses Apr 15, 2012

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    I am just sitting here.

    .. Putting my feelings in a word document... doesn't help much... I don't think i want to live much longer... the sun is being drown out... i can no longer see the light
    ImNotReallyFine ImNotReallyFine 13-15, M 2 Responses Aug 30

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    I want to I've been wanting

    so much lastly after last week when I almost went a little to deep I got scared but it been to hard not too do it I have to!!!!!!!!!! But this I want cut till I die
    Amyann114 Amyann114 13-15, F 1 Response Aug 30

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    It's been so long since I've had the blood

    running down my arm and leg.. but I miss the feeling of just letting everything out. I need that feeling of release, and I believe this is the only way of getting it. I'm sorry for my broken promises.
    KittyTittyGang KittyTittyGang 16-17, F 4 Responses Aug 26

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    I find myself wanting to cut.

    Been clean for 2 months. Trust me im trying really hard to stay clean. I've been a cutter since i was 13 i think... Was able to stay clean for 3 years after but life gets tough and now im near to getting back to old habits. Its that feeling of wanting to stay clean but wantin...
    kmisfit123 kmisfit123 16-17, F 2 days ago

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    I hate it when people think they can bully you

    everyday, I am jst sick and tired of it. Ive had it with the bullying and the physical scars i get rom working and fighting and exhausted. Im just done
    firecrystal216 firecrystal216 16-17, F 1 Response 5 days ago

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    Well my cutting streak

    that was only happening because of people wanting me to stop and my family being around making me not cut is going to end today. Im kind of happy.... Or maybe it's relieved?
    ImNotReallyFine ImNotReallyFine 13-15, M Sep 5

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    Beautiful

              I'm possessed. My whole life is focused on this one thing: cutting. when I'm not doing it, I'm wondering when i will again, how to hide the scars, the scabs. where am i going to get new bandages, Neosporen, razor blades. I started carrying a blade with me in my...
    screamingsilently screamingsilently 18-21, F 2 Responses Sep 12, 2012

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    battlescars2012 battlescars2012 13-15, F 8 Responses a week ago

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    Being yelled at really makes me want to cut.

    My life also really makes me want to cut. And lately it's been difficult to find something that would cut deep and cause a lot of blood shed. Sometimes I feel as if I deserve the pain and blood loss. Sometimes I cry when I cut, other times I don't. I usually use scissors to cut...
    NeonPurple NeonPurple 18-21, F 2 Responses Mar 9

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    I never in a million years thought I would be

    at the point where I thought hurting myself was the only answer. But I'm there. It is the most real and terrifying thought that has ever crossed my mind. I have never actually done it. I am too afraid of the scars it will leave. But I have started pinching myself so hard that it...
    dressydreamer dressydreamer 18-21, F 6 Responses Mar 10

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    Release

    The feelings, The screams Are tearing at my insides, They are ripping me to shreds, They are making me cry, .Deafened by there pitch as they grow to a painful level, A painful high! I am filling up and am about to explode, Burst, My heart is turned to stone, I am always alone...
    sazzle82 sazzle82 26-30, F 3 Responses Jan 27, 2012

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    I hurt so bad. I tried

    so hard. I wrote a poem, worked a little on my book, worked on my drawing for my friend...but it hurts too much and my wrists are hot with need to relieve the pressure and I don't know how much longer I can hold off...there's a razor right here and I want it so much I can barely...
    ForeverBlueForeverAlone ForeverBlueForeverAlone 18-21, F 2 Responses Aug 27

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    TheHouseElf TheHouseElf 16-17, F 3 Responses Aug 20

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    im so ******* pissed at my family.

    My mom doesnt even wanna try and listen and always sides with my ******* ******* little brother. I've never tried cutting before but im tempted now
    Crossfire14 Crossfire14 13-15, M 1 Response Sep 2

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    I have been going down the list,

    and seeing what people have been posting about this and to be honest it does hurt me to read some of them. I see more post from girls then guys and I know to a point the reasons I did it up until about a year ago, were for different reasons, and I am not putting down anybody...
    mlcockrell mlcockrell 36-40, M 2 Responses Feb 24

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    A Year.... Wasted.

    I promised myself I wouldn't, but the promise really wasn't for me, it was for my little brother. He said "If you cut, I can cut too". So, I promised him, and myself that I would stop. I did. For a whole year. It was tough, REALLY tough, but his love, and his courage got me...
    bbmango16 bbmango16 18-21, F 2 Responses Dec 28, 2012

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    I'm really angry. Two months ago this guy

    rejected me, without even trying to get to know me, because he says he wants to "focus on God". Now all of a sudden he has a girlfriend. It really isn't fair. It ****** me off how people reject you without even giving you a chance. I never had a guy like me back and it makes me...
    PurpleHart PurpleHart 16-17, F 1 Response 1 day ago

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    xMayesx xMayesx 16-17, M 1 Response Aug 10

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    Sigh. This just isn't getting any easier,

    is it? I'm so tempted to take that nice fresh new blade out of the only pencil sharpener that I have that's never been taken apart... I keep trying to find enough reasons not to cut that it outweighs the crushing desire to do so, but I'm running out of reasons here... :/
    Yourguardianangel9613 Yourguardianangel9613 16-17, F 2 Responses May 6

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    Cravings

    There are some days, weeks even, where the thoughts of sliding the smooth blade of my knife into my skin flood my head. There's something so satisfying about the pain. The little teardrops of red running over the curve of my wrist. The way my teeth grit, and my eyes plead with me...
    Girlonwire Girlonwire 18-21, F 13 Responses Jul 3, 2011

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    it's getting incredibly hard to resist right

    now...i keep trying to go to sleep but it's hard to when i have this urge..i know i probably sound really pathetic and i know i'm probably full of **** that no one will probably won't believe me, but honestly i'm not asking for anyones help or for them to feel sorry for me i...
    Rememberme79 Rememberme79 16-17, M Aug 23

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    I seriously feel the urge to harm myself,

    and I know it's wrong but I have no other way to express pain. I honestly don't know what to do right now. I have no one to talk to. Now where to go, I feel like I'm drowning in my own air. I have no way to describe how I feel. I'm on the verge of tears.. I have self harmed in...
    biebbrauhll biebbrauhll 13-15, F 9 Responses Aug 9

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    I have been having these STRONG urges to cut I

    am trying to stop for my girlfriend but it's hard to do it for someone else :(
    ImNotReallyFine ImNotReallyFine 13-15, M 2 days ago

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    PLEASE BE MY CO-WRITER FOR A REALISTIC DRAMA

    NOVEL ABOUT A WOMAN IN PRISON!!!!!!!!!!! PLEASE!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
    Blipsycat Blipsycat 16-17, M Aug 9

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    The last day was good.

    But then I spent the whole time thinking it though and it was ok; now everything finally sinking in and all want to do is cut.
    Amyann114 Amyann114 13-15, F 1 Response a week ago

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    It's funny....how even

    though you want to die, collapse on the floor and forget about the world...you can lose yourself in the pain...and it makes life that little bit more bearable....
    SuicidalUnicorn SuicidalUnicorn 13-15, M 1 Response Sep 3

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    Your probably mot going to understand this But

    im to tired to hurt myself like. I want to go to sleep But im still going to try I feel like i have to I have to prove this
    KovusShame KovusShame 13-15, F Sep 2

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    You guys there's a better solution,

    if you guys ever need someone to talk to I'm here.
    lilay98 lilay98 16-17, F 3 Responses Jun 24

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    I haven't since 6-30-14

    but I'm struggling not to cut, I really want to
    Waterstorm Waterstorm 13-15, F 2 Responses Aug 11

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    Its Been Over A Year Now...

    I haven't cut. But for months I've wanted to. I just broke apart a razor and hid the blades. I hid them in a hiding place I made weeks ago. I find myself running a finger over my scars. I find my stomach fluttering in anticipation thinking about making another. I want to cut so...
    Eimine Eimine 18-21, F 2 Responses Oct 3, 2013

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    4 Am And Its All I Can Think About

    cutting releases endorphins-endorphins relief pain so what do we do when were sad? we cut
    sosick123 sosick123 13-15, F 1 Response Jan 1, 2013

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    Me Vs Razor

    I sat in my room staring at "my razor blade" for about 10mins feeling so lost'd and having loneliness eatting away at my soul and heart. It was drowing me and couldn't breath. I wanted to cut so bad... But I called my best friend and talk to her about it.. She cried a lot and...
    DarkAngel0309 DarkAngel0309 22-25, F 3 Responses Jan 4, 2013

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    Right now I want to be able to cut myself

    so that blood just comes out in gushes I want to do that and then watch it as I am listening to some of my favorite music I want to do this right now but what comes to mind isn't "suicide and cutting don't help" what comes to mind is "I don't know how to cut like that. Worthless...
    ImNotReallyFine ImNotReallyFine 13-15, M 1 Response Sep 4

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    Any one has a razor .

    i really need to cut myself and see my blood . I am sick of always hurting myself from inside if I can't stop myself from inside I will do it on the outside.
    DrowningInPain2 DrowningInPain2 13-15, F Apr 4

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    My daemons are screaming at me telling me I

    need to, I want to, I have to. I scream "NO!" Want to put it down but my hand just won't let go
    Error404nameunknown Error404nameunknown 13-15, F 2 Responses Jul 4

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    i want to cut so deep

    that i see a lot of blood. my flashbacks are ruining my life and i cant be happy anymore
    elephant17 elephant17 16-17, F 2 Responses May 18

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    Know The Feeling?

    I feel alone in a room full of people and cutting just sounds so good right now.
    WanderingRanger WanderingRanger 18-21, M 4 Responses Oct 28, 2013

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    I think if doing this a lot mostly

    when thins go wrong or presser gets on top of me thank god I haven't but I still think of it
    scottishbigguy scottishbigguy 22-25, M 1 Response Aug 12

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    For those that don't understand.

    .. It's rather complicated to explain self harm.. There are many many aspects of it... Only one of which.. The one I'm dealing with currently.. Am I going to focus on in this post.. It is hard to explain... When I started self harming I thought it was extremely weird that...
    Sadgirlwithoutarazor1 Sadgirlwithoutarazor1 18-21, F 1 hr ago

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    "NO LIMBS, NO LIMITS!

    " I am going to probably write one of the harshest comments in public now, but I think it is my duty, I can't stand to just stare and keep reading without reacting, so first of all, have a read this: http://www.irishmirror.ie/female/health/teenager-born-without-limbs-revealed...
    TNTandCHOCOLATE TNTandCHOCOLATE 31-35 Sep 7

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    How much will I have to do

    before I return to normal? If I just sat down in the shower so the blood would wash away, how long would it take before I cut out all the things wrong with me? I want all the bad things to go away on the tide of blood. I don't want suicide. I don't want to kill myself...
    ForeverBlueForeverAlone ForeverBlueForeverAlone 18-21, F Aug 14

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    really miss cutting so much.

    😕 that's all I've been thinking about lately..
    ashleygrierrr ashleygrierrr 13-15, F 19 Responses Jun 28

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    There is so much **** going on with me.

    That and i done some vary ******* wrong things i feel like i deserve that pain
    Frozenfireflies Frozenfireflies 13-15, M 6 Responses Jul 12

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    I Dont Know Where I Am

    it sucks to know that feeling sad is normal so you're starting to get used to it and no matter what the sadness wont leave. you try so hard but no. it sucks to self-harm almost everyday and nothing can stop you, you want to do it and continue doing it, it feels good. it sucks to...
    karissaxx22 karissaxx22 16-17, F 4 Responses Dec 2, 2012

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    I just don't care anymore.

    I'm starting to not care if people know. If people see. I just don't care. I feel like everyone already judges me and hates me, it wouldn't make a difference. Maybe if they knew, people would actually care. I doubt that though. The more time goes on, the worse it gets. People...
    thoughtfulstars thoughtfulstars 13-15, F 1 Response May 16

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    DONT Want to Think About It

    i have those thoughts in my head i have those emotions in my heart i wanna talk i need some1 by my side   they told me many times before " when ever u need me i'll be there " i need them now and i cant find them i feel like cutting my hand and i...
    aysha7 aysha7 18-21, F 9 Responses May 12, 2009

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    I'm about to cut myself I have

    such an urge I love the blade against my skin
    jcarly jcarly 22-25, F 4 Responses Dec 3, 2013

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    I want to cut myself

    so badly right now. I feel so useless and dumb, and pointless. that's all. i don't even feel like elaborating on that, if im honest