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I Worry Far Too Much

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    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 Aug 29, 2011

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    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

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    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

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    I pretty much worry about lots of things, especially when it involves romance. See I got rejected so much in my past and got hurt so much in past that I now have a fear in trusting...
    bgurl20 bgurl20 18-21, F 1 Response 3 hrs ago

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    Currently worrying about college and the cost of it.
    biancalb biancalb 18-21, F 3 Responses 6 hrs ago

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    Yes I do believe I worry too much. I worry about anything and everything
    Farmmaid Farmmaid 41-45, F 6 Responses 12 hrs ago

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    It's counteracted in foolish ways at times too. Counteracted simply to get away from it. The better way is to get at the roots, getting is knowing why, then to let the knowing...
    Annodumbaknee Annodumbaknee 36-40, M 2 Responses 14 hrs ago

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    "Worry is the often used magical attempt to influence the outcome of something where worrying can't help."
    NewBeginnings77 NewBeginnings77 31-35, F 2 Responses 14 hrs ago

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    My mind is cluttered with things that I can't change.Ideas for the future,and claculating just how much money the sandman would owe me.If I charged him a dollar for every hour of...
    Duckygirl2 Duckygirl2 46-50, F 4 Responses 15 hrs ago

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    I should be creating designs for t-shirts but instead I'm on here.
    kuroijukai kuroijukai 26-30, F 1 Response 1 day ago

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    its just too much so alone no one to talk too no to love me care for me all alone scared feeling loser i don't want to live i want help but who will oh god are you even there...
    evilkilllingme evilkilllingme 22-25, F 2 days ago

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    Yes it's true, I drank too much! WATER! I beat the heat with a constant drink in my hand. The weekend was great! All people and animals made it through the terrible heat safely...
    HotMessExpress101 HotMessExpress101 31-35, F 10 Responses 2 days ago

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    I have a hard time of finding a middle ground. Either i care too much or not enough.. I can't stop thinking about things that most of the time i shouldn't even be worried about.. I...
    EternityF EternityF 26-30, F 2 Responses 2 days ago

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    I've been struggling most of my life to find a balance with this. I can't honestly say that I have found that balance yet. I feel too much and think too much and it haunts me. I...
    Infiniteblue Infiniteblue 36-40, F 2 Responses 3 days ago

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    I wish to get over all this pain inside my heart and soul and especially those people who come into my life care about me I open my heart and tell everything then one day they hit...
    emmadarko emmadarko 22-25, F 4 days ago

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    I tried I failed There is no safety in living my truth Only regret The explosion of my heart and mind The joy The sorrow The fascination The anger The love It is too much to...
    jacquelinejones jacquelinejones 46-50 2 Responses 4 days ago

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    God, I’m so tired... 12:26 am. The sound of my own breathing is annoying me and I can’t sleep. Every little twitch and itch feels like a spider taking a stroll cross my arm...
    drfate drfate 31-35, F 7 Responses 4 days ago

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    To do list: 1. Not give a f@#k
    Lifetolive38 Lifetolive38 36-40, M 3 Responses 6 days ago

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    One of the things I ponder on too much is that like isn't it crazy that there is a possibility of of us actually being crazy. Like we think we have a family and a nice house and we...
    Unicornwhisperer03 Unicornwhisperer03 13-15, F 4 Responses 6 days ago

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    I've posted this before, a long time ago. I've struggled with a certain aspect of my personality a lot this year. It's going to be challenged again, to a greater extent, pretty...
    LolaRosa LolaRosa 18-21, F 3 Responses a week ago

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    Thinking far more than whats happening is one of my pastime and sometimes its fun creating the ending that you want and sometimes it turns into a delusion that others think your...
    tine23 tine23 22-25, F Jun 22

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    Waste Way Too Much Time On the Internet
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Jun 21

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    Sleeping is never something that comes easy to me. Even as a child my mind was too full of unwanted thoughts. This last year has made sleep almost impossible. I have too much to...
    CallmeHopelessNotRomantic CallmeHopelessNotRomantic 36-40, F 1 Response Jun 21

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    My heart hurts. I can't sleep. My eating... is weird. I don't eat as much as I did or if I eat at all.... I also seem to gorge myself on food too. I don't get it. It's both. How...
    Johnviolinist823 Johnviolinist823 22-25, M 3 Responses Jun 21

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    And it's much too quiet in here. I wanna disappear. I'm hearing myself thinking too clear.
    MissUxx MissUxx 16-17, F 1 Response Jun 20

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    Sometimes, I feel like I think way too much for my own good. I wish I could be one of those people that just goes with the flow without worrying about unnecessary things. I wish...
    fatlover339 fatlover339 18-21, M Jun 18

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    Ive admitted to myself i dont want random hookups anymore.. Ive wanted something real once i knew i Was in love with you but i guess karma had its way with me and now you dont care...
    canabina canabina 18-21, F Jun 17

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    I spent three hours watching anime and two hours reading fiction today, when I was supposed to be writing my own story. I hate feeling like I can't control myself. This is my body...
    Lenada Lenada 18-21, F Jun 17

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    My friend told me I say sorry way too much and my response to that was "I know, sorry!"
    silence3412 silence3412 16-17, F Jun 16

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    I feel so anxious about going to school again. I. AM. SO. SCARED. law school is so stressful. :((
    Spencer024 Spencer024 22-25, F Jun 16

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    too much of anything is too much.
    CallmeHopelessNotRomantic CallmeHopelessNotRomantic 36-40, F 2 Responses Jun 15

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    Lighthouse, what keeps me together even on the roughest sea.When I get lost, or my vessel gets tossed about, it's on the hillside the light always shines for me.Lighthouse, Its on...
    EyeDontGiveAHoot EyeDontGiveAHoot 36-40, F Jun 15

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    Anybody else triple screen a status before they post it? A lot of the time I'll even walk away and see if it still sounds good an hour later. Sometimes you'll come back and read...
    BillyLovette BillyLovette 22-25, M 3 Responses Jun 15

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    Which is the case on most days Especially those days where I read through your notes Not addressed to any one person in particular I can leave that up to my imagination as I dress...
    ImagineThat101 ImagineThat101 26-30, F Jun 15

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    Sometimes everything just becomes too much and it's sad because that 'sometimes' is becoming all the time. It shouldn't be this way should it? Everyday, almost every second I...
    savvymustdie savvymustdie 16-17, F 6 Responses Jun 14

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    yet sometimes not enough. I care too much and yet not enough, I have been told. I speak too often and more often, I know, I don't say enough. I try too hard and know I should have...
    knightedone1 knightedone1 41-45, M 4 Responses Jun 14

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    yet sometimes not enough. I care too much and yet not enough, I have been told. I speak too often and more often, I know, not enough. I try too hard and know I should have tried a...
    knightedone1 knightedone1 41-45, M 1 Response Jun 14

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    yet sometimes not enough. I care too much and yet not enough, I have been told. I speak too often and more often, I know, not enough. I try too hard and know I should have tried a...
    knightedone1 knightedone1 41-45, M Jun 14

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    And sometimes not enough. I care too much and yet not enough, I have been told. I speak too often and more often, I know, not enough. I try too hard and know I should have tried a...
    knightedone1 knightedone1 41-45, M Jun 14

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    And sometimes not enough. I care too much and yet not enough, I have been told. I speak too often and more often, I know, not enough. I try too hard and know I should have tried a...
    knightedone1 knightedone1 41-45, M Jun 14

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    And sometimes not enough. I care too much and yet not enough, I have been told. I speak too often and more often, I know, not enough. I try too hard and know I should have tried a...
    knightedone1 knightedone1 41-45, M 1 Response Jun 14

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