Stories about anxiety

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usagi
usagiSilver CommaSocially awkward swamp witch.
Saving Space sad stories

Saving Space

Another relatively sad write depicting where my head is at tonight. I'm always battling my weight (the lack of it) and my need to never burden others with my presence.
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#sad#poetry#life#mental health#feelings
joshuaharestad
joshuaharestadGifted WriterAn aloof writer.
The Quiet Circle serenity stories

The Quiet Circle

Blessed quiet. Small round patch of grass.
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#serenity#nature#poetry#fall#meditation
joshuaharestad
joshuaharestadGifted WriterAn aloof writer.
Therapy is Working. mental stories

Therapy is Working.

I had something amazing happen. I was starting to have a panic attack.
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#mental#poetry#hope#poem#thoughts
joshuaharestad
joshuaharestadGifted WriterAn aloof writer.
Lupus pain stories

Lupus

For anyone wanting a peek inside my brain right now.
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#pain#depression#feelings#anxiety#thoughts
kellydenairuich
kellydenairuichGifted WriterWriter/Poet, 24F, USA
Superficial  words stories

Superficial

My perspective of bullying when I was in high school. *Edit: I don't agree with the ending of my poem. a lot of young people in high school feel trapped, & as if they have to conform & I wanted to emu...
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#words#sad#poetry#self hate#bullying
joshuaharestad
joshuaharestadGifted WriterAn aloof writer.
The Next Time hurt stories

The Next Time

I can’t write about bad cravings. About wanting to carve myself up.
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#hurt#anxiety#hurting#sadness#depression
kellydenairuich
kellydenairuichGifted WriterWriter/Poet, 24F, USA
Worry poetry stories

Worry

A day in the life of anxiety. What it's like to excessively worry.
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#poetry#original#personal#fiction#worry
joshuaharestad
joshuaharestadGifted WriterAn aloof writer.
The Answer poetry stories

The Answer

An answer has eluded me, throughout my entire life.
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#poetry#riddle#depression#feelings#question
usagi
usagiSilver CommaSocially awkward swamp witch.
                         Perfect poetry stories

Perfect

A short poem about my incessant need to be perfect and the ridiculous standards I hold myself to.
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#poetry#feelings#anxiety#thoughts#perfect
meadowscribbles
meadowscribblesArt is a craving to be known.
Forlorn growing up stories

Forlorn

Comfort swam over me as the light left the world. Hidden.
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#growing up#forlorn#abused#alone#lonely
poeticwater
poeticwaterGifted WriterI love poetry more than anything
Christian anxiety stories

Christian

A poem about someone not named Christian. I just put that name in the title.
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#anxiety#poetry#fake friend#friend#poem
alexandrejosean
alexandrejoseanBalladmonger in Cheif
Attention Tag communication stories

Attention Tag

The struggle with communication begins with the concept of attention. Source: https://simplesights.tumblr.com/
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#communication#anxiety#social#love#fear
allisonbuskirk
allisonbuskirkPoetry beginner
Protector  kids stories

Protector

Working through past abuse.
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#kids#anxiety#abuse#trauma#child
gatoahogado
gatoahogadoCommunity member
A love letter to my anxiety feelings stories

A love letter to my anxiety

I have pretty severe anxiety pretty much everyday and this felt cathartic to write. I'm posting it here anonymously because that same anxiety prevents me from sharing it with people that know me.
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#feelings#anxious#anxiety
meadowscribbles
meadowscribblesArt is a craving to be known.
Cactus anxiety stories

Cactus

I tried San Pedro Cactus, and for once in my life my mind was clear.
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#anxiety#drugs#dancing#cure#ocd
meadowscribbles
meadowscribblesArt is a craving to be known.
Isolation anxiety stories

Isolation

Trying to reach out with social anxiety, perfectionism, OCD, and body dysmorphic disorder is utter chaos.
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#anxiety#pain#ocd#social anxity#isolation
_give_me_space_
_give_me_space_My life, my pain
KILL ME NOW anxiety stories

KILL ME NOW

Depression and anxiety keeps you away from being truthfully you
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#anxiety#depression#follow#love#poety
zoechristine
zoechristineeighteen & away from home
Echoes anxiety stories

Echoes

Nothing is wrong, but something doesn’t feel right
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#anxiety#love#romance#heartbreak#poetry