Post
Experience Project iOS Android Apps | Download EP for your Mobile Device

I Worry Far Too Much

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 45 People

    I Worry About Everything

    I worry far too much about everything. I hate worrying, but I can't seem to stop myself. I try everything, occupying my mind, spending time with friends and I even keep telling myself there is nothing to worry about. But I still worry. It drives me crazy. How do I stop worrying?
    unicornmagic unicornmagic 36-40, F 1 Response Aug 29, 2011

    Your Response

    Cancel

    This Is Me...

    Even now: I had a legitimate reason to e-mail someone who I have a crush on. He replied back, but didn't quite answer my question. I could have let it go, but instead e-mailed him once again for clarification. And now I worry that I will make a pest of myself, and that my...
    lonelyheart807 lonelyheart807 41-45, F 2 Responses Apr 28, 2012

    Your Response

    Cancel

    I Just Realized How I Was Behaving

    A few weeks ago, my sister pointed this out.  Before anything happens, I startt asking questions that make it sound like i am worried.  I tend to forget what i asked but i am realizing how it really sounds, for example a few years ago i asked a cousion that was leaving from...
    LitamalianTherpo LitamalianTherpo 26-30, M May 31, 2012

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Related Experiences

    what if my family stops caring about me all together? what if i never get married? what if suddenly i had no friends at all? what if next year i go to college and i don't do good...
    randomgirl42 randomgirl42 18-21, F 5 Responses 4 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I'm always feeling bad because there's nothing I can do about the wrong things around me. I just wanted the time to pass fast, I can't wait to be more powerful and resolve the...
    imandynation imandynation 13-15, F Feb 13

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I am scared about a lot of thing but I'm slowly getting over them
    ridleyswaq ridleyswaq 13-15, M 2 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Even over think is over thinking Aghh -_-" It's out of my control!
    Saoussen Saoussen 18-21, F 6 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Due to this issue I designed a genetic manipulation machine from an English class project
    bradymossy1 bradymossy1 18-21 6 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I have been worrying too much since I was a little kid. If my mother comes to pick me up a little bit later I would start to worry if she were killed by someone or killed someone...
    nothingtoliveabout nothingtoliveabout 16-17 Feb 14

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I think too much to the point where I spiral into despair. I worry I'm not making the most out of my life or I'm not living up to the person I set out to be. It got so bad that I...
    eveylind eveylind 22-25, F 3 Responses 5 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I certainly do. The reason for that might be that the reality, the world 'outside', is so very often disappointing or to me even scary at times. The priorities of the mass seem to...
    lillianpace lillianpace 22-25, F 5 Responses Feb 1

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I think I think too much! There are times people ignore my e-mails, my messages, and while that is plain rude, it really gets me worked up and I think too much! Are there others...
    somewhereonlywekno somewhereonlywekno 31-35, M 2 Responses Feb 1

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I think people who think too much... think too much!!!!!
    AwesomeAlert AwesomeAlert 46-50, M 1 Response Feb 1

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I have way too much on my plate and I'm not even HUNGRY!! I have so many things to do and NEVER enough time to do it all! On the other hand I have plenty of time to all I need to...
    NamelessWife NamelessWife 41-45, F 1 Response Feb 16

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I mean to say I think we're encouraged to think too much. I've thought about it a lot. Too much actually. My parents were pretty strict but fair.I was encouraged to think for...
    Blondiex15 Blondiex15 36-40, F 9 Responses 3 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Sometimes, these thoughts run through my head: I can't be bothered. I can't talk to anyone because they'll ask if I'm okay. I have no motivation. Too much is happening too fast and...
    DisguisedAsMe DisguisedAsMe 13-15, F Jan 30

    Your Response

    Cancel
    My wife and I fight often. I hate confrontation and she seems to love it. We recently fought about her children. We fought for days and recently made up. Frankly I was just tired...
    brianpast40 brianpast40 36-40, M 1 Response Jan 28

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Have you found that everyone you find attractive is literally not attracted to you and everyone who is attracted to you you find unattractive ? Or is that just in my world.... Eh...
    MissLorii MissLorii 18-21, F 51 Responses Jan 29

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Ahahaha... I always seem to think too much before doing or saying anything. >< When it comes to talking to someone or writing to someone (through letters or messages) I always...
    ColorfulConnections ColorfulConnections 16-17, F 2 Responses Jan 29

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I keep ignoring texts from the one friend I know in person who bothers to text me. I can't seem to help it. It's not her, I like talking to her. It's just too much effort maybe, or...
    kaleidoscopic21 kaleidoscopic21 13-15, F 2 Responses Jan 30

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I think way too much. I make one simple choice so complicated and difficult. I am the most indecisive person and I hate myself for that.
    ohangela ohangela 13-15, F Feb 1

    Your Response

    Cancel
    everyone tells me I talk too much. I would admit I do. idk why but I like talking. for some reason its fun to me. I am just a talkative person. I like expressing everything that's...
    jenniebaez1992 jenniebaez1992 22-25, F Feb 4

    Your Response

    Cancel
    My head hurts, Too much thinking :( .. any help or advice?!
    HananAquarius HananAquarius 22-25, F 5 Responses Feb 6

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I think too much that sometimes i put my self into depression and bad mood swings .. i try to shut off my brain a lot of times, but i fail at it ...
    speeddevil70 speeddevil70 22-25, M Feb 9

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I ate too much again, i think i'm gonna throw up :s
    itcheru itcheru 22-25, F 1 Response Feb 19

    Your Response

    Cancel
    My brain is a talking machine at night like wtf is going on up there? I'm like ok today step in bed get a good night sleep and then suddenly I'm hungry and I'm like nope think...
    WTFGOD WTFGOD 13-15, F 7 Responses 6 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I talk way too much when I'm comfortable with a person. usually I'm trying to hide what is really going on in my brain. that's when i talk about every pointless thing under the...
    RememberingSunday22 RememberingSunday22 36-40, F 1 Response 4 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Oh here I feel, when I start chatting to people on here that I start pushing myself on here and on to people, to escape the sometimes lonely world I live in. So if I talk too much...
    stonecold31625 stonecold31625 26-30, M 3 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Waaaaaaay too much... SOMEBODY MAKE IT STOP!!
    irreelevance irreelevance 16-17, F 2 Responses 3 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    i dunno why im saying this i just need to get it off my chest to someone. I worry about everything, literally everything. I want so badly to look handsome but I have acne really...
    QBWR QBWR 13-15, M Feb 15

    Your Response

    Cancel
    There are 7 billion people living on this planet. Have you ever kept a bowl of fish living with sea snails? If you have, you would know that they reproduce...a lot. Like try...
    crazydoughnut123 crazydoughnut123 13-15, F Feb 15

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Ugh my anxiety is out of control right now. We just got a Gardner and his tools are very loud and all I can do is sit and worry if I'm disturbing neighbors. Almost to the point of...
    ItalianEnzo ItalianEnzo 31-35, M 3 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I am terrified of getting married to an abusive husband. Its irrational and everybody tells me its stupid to worry about. But i cant help it. I just want to not be afraid anymore...
    latifa7 latifa7 16-17, F 6 Responses Jan 29

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Does anyone have any advice on dealing with this irrational fear I have? I worry about how others see me based on how I act and what I wear. I don't act like I would with someone...
    MarioT96 MarioT96 18-21, M 5 Responses 5 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I'm a really obsessive person. I worry to the point where i wont go anywhere or do anything. If someone has a cold in my house, i obsess over cleaning everything they touch so i...
    Eternalsnowshine Eternalsnowshine 18-21, F 3 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I believe this is a trait of introversion. If pressed to give true voice to any one of the myriad farrago flitting through my chronically exhausted mind, I am often unable to...
    ThistleAndWeeds ThistleAndWeeds 31-35, F 3 Responses Feb 18

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I Don't Bite My Tongue For NOBODY... If I have an issue I'm going to address that ****... If you don't like me because I speak how I feel ... Farewell And Happy Trails........
    AwesomeAlert AwesomeAlert 46-50, M 1 Response Feb 2

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Can't sleep again so watching some Su Baek Hyang. There's something about the deep,twisting narrative of Korean historicals I love. Good storyline just draws me in far better than...
    TheNerdYouLove TheNerdYouLove 31-35, F Feb 15

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I was reflecting on a suicide video and I couldn't stop staring into space with intense shock and anger in my mind, thinking about the beauty of life and how everyone deserves to...
    GunWarrior GunWarrior 18-21, M Feb 11

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I still think about how much I hurt him. If he's actually ok. If he's forgiven me or if he's just blocked it out. I read about what he thinks/thought about me all the time, about...
    TallyO TallyO 16-17, F 1 Response Feb 14

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I personally think Cannabis should only be prescribed by doctors. I don't think people should just be able to smoke it whenever they feel like it. I do not like cigarettes or...
    moose73630 moose73630 16-17, M 1 Response Feb 18

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Well went too go too my car too start it for going into town...this is what I go outside too see:/
    NicoleWahlstrom NicoleWahlstrom 18-21, F 6 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I have trouble falling asleep at night, just because I start thinking about things. What could happen tomorrow? What could have happened today? What if I did this instead of that...
    CobaltDreamer CobaltDreamer 18-21, F 1 Response 2 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    It was a lazy day so I thought I'd try my latest, admittedly rather odd, yet somehow eccentrically harmless - sorry for all the qualifiers, I just still expect a load of flak, this...
    KilgoreTrout85 KilgoreTrout85 26-30, M 2 Responses Jan 30

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I am a woman that truly believes if you are married, sex is a must. It's not an option. It's part of the reason why you become a spouse, and not a friend. I personally would feel...
    EyeDontGiveAHoot EyeDontGiveAHoot 36-40, F 5 Responses Feb 1

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Wouldn't life be so much more enjoyable if you could just live in the moment and tell those thoughts and worries about the future to just fu&k off? "Live in the now!!!!!"-Garth...
    Bumblelion Bumblelion 31-35, M 4 Responses Jan 30