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I Want To Stop Teenage Suicide Now

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 290 People

    My Student

    One of my students shot himself one month before graduation. He was smart, handsome, popular, good student, and had a nice family. I will never get over it.
    CarrollAP CarrollAP 51-55, M Sep 2, 2012

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    Love Them

    She is looking for life rather than dark in those deep dark moments. Love her, taught her to pass that time with greater courage.
    deleted deleted 26-30 Sep 22, 2012

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    Did You Know....

    did you know that every 18 minutes somebody dies from suicide, and every 43 seconds somebody attempts one.
    deleted deleted 26-30 3 Responses Jan 10, 2013

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    Wish They Would Hold On....

    Teenagers..they think that this is the be all & end all. That life is just this..that it will always be this way. I wish I could make them understand that they have so much ahead of them...both good times and bad times. Boyfriends/Girlfriends, marriages, babies, jobs, fun...
    RubyLane RubyLane 41-45, F Oct 3, 2012

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    Before Its Too Late

    Im sick of being hurt,im sick of hurting everyone. Im sick of all the fake smiles because I can never have fun. Im sick of depressing everybody around me. I was dying inside until finally somebody found me. Im just so sick of myself. I think making changes would be best for my...
    poetvann poetvann 18-21, F 19 Responses Aug 31, 2012

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    Don'T Give Up

    This helped me many times in my life. Life can be so sad, and the end of it all seems the perfect choice to finally gain relief. Something came over me, I feel someone needs to read these words, right now. Please if you feel hopeless at all, talk to someone. I can't add under 18...
    sizzzlin69 sizzzlin69 31-35, F 1 Response Feb 13, 2013

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    So Badly

    I have Lost a few people I Love to Suicide. I always have a broken heart when I hear of suicide in anyone, but even more when its a teenager who has yet to live their life, who has yet to start living and its already ended. Its a tragic. It hurts so bad. I want to put an end to...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Jun 9, 2013

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    Make It Stop - Rise Against

    http://m.youtube.com/watch?v=XP4clbHc4Xg
    AngelxOfxInsanity AngelxOfxInsanity 16-17, F 2 Responses Oct 7, 2012

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    Too Little Too Late.

    I am the Mother of 4 beautiful children who have been through a horrible family break up and emotional and financial abuse from good ole Daddy. I am facing many issues of my own due to this.  My family is in a state of constant crisis.  I have a daughter who has been facing...
    flodials flodials 41-45, F 6 Responses Sep 9, 2012

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    Bullies Suck

    Hi yall, My name is Josh and this is my first story and I ran across this page by accident. Where do we cut off bully's? How do we stop it? I think we start at birth with good parenting and not allowing our child every possible thing they want. I have been around the world for...
    T3quarters T3quarters 26-30, M 1 Response Aug 17, 2013

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    Fragile Rainbow Thread

    Dear beautiful. That's your name because out of all this awful pain. You are beautiful. You have deep strength to survive each day. Whatever deep trauma you went through, the unspeakable tears which flow bleeding from your soul. The anorexia and OCD about exercise is just...
    deleted deleted 26-30 2 Responses Sep 1, 2012

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    You Would Have To Nuke The World

    as people really do not care they talk alot but have no interest in make the changes to do it
    rickibrat2 rickibrat2 61-65, M Sep 22, 2012

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    Sometimes I Can Be A Freak...

    when some one says nice words to you...be aware of what his/her is telling you...i use my life doing stupid things...i use to be very stubborn before but now am about to be 20yrs old...at least am becoming a very nice person... and i have that respect. before that i using to say...
    kbeam kbeam 18-21, F 1 Response Mar 28, 2013

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    Related Experiences

    I have been suicidal in my life and also attempted it in my past. It was no cry for help or any desperate act to receive attention. I am grateful I did not succeed at the attempt...
    Auntieloco Auntieloco 31-35, F 1 Response 2 days ago

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    Suicide has killed many people even someone I knew, it's not a thing to mess around with. I understand why people want to do it because they're at their lowest point in life. But...
    faithmonyai faithmonyai 16-17, F 1 Response 2 days ago

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    This suicide is of my own. Sometimes i just want to just get everything over with, take the quick exit. Life's problem can be so overwhelming. The pressure, the stress and the...
    s3gur0 s3gur0 22-25, M Jul 8

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    Suicide doesnt just mean killing yourself, it also means ending the chances of life ever getting better for yourself. People out there care about you, whether theyre right next to...
    MeeeKazz MeeeKazz 16-17, F 3 Responses 1 day ago

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    I cut alot ever since the beginning of 7th grade and its really hard to stop
    carrie01 carrie01 13-15, F 1 Response Jun 28

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    I sleep walk and wake up with cuts and bruises that scare me sometimes, because I never remember exactly how! Am also a bit clumsey and sometime cut my hands during arts and...
    buglivesinshit buglivesinshit 26-30, F Jul 6

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    Don't. Don't. Don't. Stop it. Weak. You are so freaking weak. Get a f**ing grip!! Don't throw it all away. Nothing is wrong. Why do I feel this way???
    NowGoBringMeTheHorizon NowGoBringMeTheHorizon 13-15, F Jul 8

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    I'm a recovering cutter and i can't take the stress and erges I'm going through right now. I battle depression and my parents are fighting right now I just want to take the glass I...
    smilethroughit55 smilethroughit55 18-21, F 2 Responses Jul 9

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    I need this. I need this to survive. It's been a long time since I've done it now but I NEED it. There's a big difference between wanting and needing. It's either the relief...
    HyperAngel HyperAngel 18-21, F 2 Responses Jun 29

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    I miss cutting.. Thats the only thing in my mind right now.. I want to do it right now and im probaly going to..
    IrwinsScars IrwinsScars 13-15, F 5 Responses Jun 29

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    I really want to cut my wrist. I have not cut in 3 weeks and I really want to right now
    deleted deleted 26-30 5 Responses Jul 9

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    I want to cut so bad right now. I work at a summer camp though and they noticed my scars last year. So they always keep an eye out to see if they are fresh. If they're fresh I get...
    virginiamarie94 virginiamarie94 18-21, F Jul 10

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    ...and if I'm being honest, sometimes I never want to give up this bad habit. How can something capable of killing me make me feel alive? Right now it's the only thing that's...
    XxbixtchybellaxX XxbixtchybellaxX 13-15, F 1 Response 19 hrs ago

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    I want to cut but I haven't cut in 2 weeks.
    dummy911 dummy911 13-15, F 3 Responses Jun 23

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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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    Haven't cut in three years and now have an overwhelming urge to. Don't know what to do :/
    skatinem13 skatinem13 26-30, F 18 Responses Jun 30

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    so today I was cleaning my room & my sister had her crayon box in my room. & i opened it up & found a hand held sharpener. & the razor blade was off. So I looked around in the...
    ashleygrierrr ashleygrierrr 13-15, F 4 Responses Jul 1

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    I want that clarity it gave me the first time and only time but if I do I will lose everything .. I hate that the one thing that gives me strength is the one thing I cant do .
    kaysdee kaysdee 26-30, F 3 Responses Jul 2

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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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    Someone help.. I Wanna Cut, please chat With me now!!
    pinkunicornforever pinkunicornforever 13-15, F 5 Responses Jul 6

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    As much as I wish I could be in one, I don't want to because I'm the one who always gives up in the relationship, & it's not fair to the other person. The break up even leave me...
    anaa0617 anaa0617 18-21, F 2 Responses 5 days ago

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    I am an ex cutter if anyone needs to talk I am here,I know how it is to want to be able to control the pain yourself but its not worth the scars,I am just lucky mine have faded...
    jesikahluv jesikahluv 18-21, F 1 Response 19 hrs ago

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    Don't be sad http://m.youtube.com/watch?v=H3o2v7qsMgs
    NoBodyCanHideReality NoBodyCanHideReality 18-21, M 1 Response Jul 11

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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 need a co-writer for a realistic drama novel about a woman in prison. PLEASE HELP ME!!!
    blipsycat1 blipsycat1 18-21, M 1 Response Jun 28

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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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    I just started cutting tonight. Who knew skin was so easily punctured.
    adsila15 adsila15 13-15, F 2 Responses Jun 30

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    maybe she'll realize how much she hurts me if she can see it.
    ThatOtherGuy17 ThatOtherGuy17 16-17, M 2 Responses Jul 3

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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
    Biking6969 Biking6969 13-15, M 1 Response Jul 12

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    It's been a few years, and I need to give in. It's either drugs or alcohol. I need a release before I release my negative emotions.
    lon3lygam3r lon3lygam3r 26-30, M 3 Responses Jul 14

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    I am so depressed. I literally think about killing myself every single day of my life, but I'm too much of a coward to go through with it. I'm sick of living. I have no friends...
    blipsycat1 blipsycat1 18-21, M 1 Response 6 days ago

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    I can't stop crying right now. I'm so angry at myself for allowing a person treat me so bad and to make me think bad things about myself. I'm so lonely. I just want someone to...
    Prettygirl8726 Prettygirl8726 26-30, F 3 Responses 10 hrs ago

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    It is without a doubt that suicide is something frowned upon and prevented by many people: professionals, family, friends... Reasons for doing so may include care for the...
    SereneSolidarity SereneSolidarity 18-21, M Jul 15

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    Last week I listened to a few people's advice regarding my attitude towards the amount of youngsters on this site with problems such as suicidal thoughts, self harm, abuse etc etc...
    jason230868 jason230868 41-45, M 2 Responses Jul 9

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    I want to commit suicide. Is there a better way than drowning?
    ChillBruh ChillBruh 13-15, F 82 Responses Jul 14

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