Support Forums Today's Posts

Get Advice Connect with TeenHelp Resources
HelpLINK Facebook     Twitter     Tumblr     Instagram    Hotlines    Safety Zone    Alternatives

You are not registered or have not logged in

Hello guest! (Not a guest? Log in above!)

As a guest on TeenHelp you are only able to use some of our site's features. By registering an account you will be able to enjoy unlimited access to our site, and will be able to:

  • Connect with thousands of teenagers worldwide by actively taking part in our Support Forums and Chat Room.
  • Find others with similar interests in our Social Groups.
  • Express yourself through our Blogs, Picture Albums and User Profiles.
  • And much much more!

Signing up is free, anonymous and will only take a few moments, so click here to register now!

Depression and Suicide If you or a loved one is feeling depressed or suicidal, you are not alone. Talk with other users about your feelings here.

Closed Thread
Thread Tools Search this Thread Rate Thread
  (#1 (permalink)) Old
Palmolive Offline
Purr Purr Purr.
Jeez, get a life!
Palmolive's Avatar
Name: Jessie
Age: 26
Gender: Girly.
Location: The stars.

Posts: 5,793
Blog Entries: 2321
Join Date: January 31st 2009

I'll tell you a secret, - June 19th 2010, 06:08 PM

Im thinking of killing myself.

The worst part? I'd leave all the people i love. Im scared of hurting them and making them do somethinf stupid. I'd throw away my future. I wouldn't ever be able to watch east enders again. I wouldnt be able to see Anna in the summer. I wouldn't be going to spain. I wouldn't wake to see the sun rising, and i wouldn't go to sleep after the sun sets, ever.

The best part? I would't have to self harm anymore. I wouldn't purge anymore. I wouldn't worry about becoming fat. I wouldn't feel low and go through depression. I wouldn't have to ever tell again that i'm suicidal. I wouldn't have nightmares. My body won't be used as a punch bag. I won't hurt people and let them down anymore. I wouldn't be a pain. And i would be free.

"Only in the dark, can you see the stars..."
Josie 12/3/2014, always in my heart. Sue 19/2/2016; Peter, Ellie, Hannah, Andy, Kirtsie RIP.

Helplink Mentor l Article writer l Forum mod l Community Mod
  (#2 (permalink)) Old
Union Of V Offline
Scepticism With A Tail
I can't get enough
Union Of V's Avatar
Name: Basil!!!
Age: 28
Gender: Male
Location: Cork, Ireland

Posts: 2,017
Blog Entries: 22
Join Date: January 31st 2009

Re: I'll tell you a secret, - June 19th 2010, 06:15 PM

Now you've considered suicide, how about looking at the flip side of the coin - continuing life?

The worst part? You'll have to hang on a bit longer; sure you'll hurt some more, you'll have to keep fighting and struggling and finding yourself for a while.

The best part? When you're through, you'll be able to truly appreciate life, and look back on this time as when you showed your courage and determination. And, as with suicide, you'll be rid of all your current troubles.

So which seems the better deal?
  Send a message via MSN to Union Of V  
  (#3 (permalink)) Old
Jesus paid it ALL.
I've been here a while
Name: Emily
Age: 28
Gender: Female
Location: Georgia( the U.S. state)

Posts: 1,928
Join Date: June 6th 2010

Re: I'll tell you a secret, - June 19th 2010, 06:16 PM

Please do not kill yourself. You even gave the worst part first which tells me deep down you want to live and get better. That is a great sign that you actually realize and deep down WANT to live for the reasons you gave in the first paragraph.

As for self harm, Eating disorder and the other issues in the second paragraph, there IS help out that for that.

Check out our thread in the self harm forum. It offers MANY things to do instead of self harm. Many of those same things may also help with purging

Also, if need be talk to someone it may be a parent, youth leader, or other trusted adult. Lastly do NOT be afraid to asks for professional help.

hang in there.
  (#4 (permalink)) Old
Whisperer Offline
Find yourself and be that
I've been here a while
Whisperer's Avatar
Name: Alessa
Age: 26
Gender: Female
Location: USA

Posts: 1,937
Blog Entries: 118
Join Date: May 17th 2009

Re: I'll tell you a secret, - June 19th 2010, 11:28 PM

You already have a list of pros and cons which is great! A lot of people have trouble with that and instead generalize their lives into thinking everything is terrible. Yes, everyone has hard things to deal with in their lives, but the little things like staying around for your family definately comes first. Focus on the positives you wrote out. Make the list even longer! I understand how impossible it may seem now, trust me. No, those thoughts won't completely go away (unfortunately) but if you take the time to focus on the great things in life, the pain will lessen and every once and a while, you may just forget how much pain you are in. Look forward to the good days, and put the bad days behind you. Every day is a new day and a new chance for happiness. There's always hope, you just have to keep looking, sometimes it likes to hide. You know I'm always here for you Jessie. You've been a huge help in my life and I want to be the same for you. Keep me updated okay?
Keep your head up,

Whatever it is, chances are I've been there.
If I can make it out, you can too.
Closed Thread



Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Rate This Thread
Rate This Thread:

Posting Rules
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off

All material copyright 1998-2020, TeenHelp.
Terms | Legal | Privacy | Conduct | Complaints | Mobile

Powered by vBulletin®.
Copyright ©2000-2020, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Search engine optimization by vBSEO.
Theme developed in association with vBStyles.