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wanting love is killing me part2

i just found out that i have a brain tumor and my hair has slowly starting to fall out. im scard out of my mind i dont want to die. yet alone dye alone and never loved or know how it feels to be head over heels for someone. i just dont want to be...

#1134 Read the full story - (Shared: 06/12/2011 19:27:37) Comments: 3
Tags: Cancer - love - lonley

wanting love is killing me 1

I am 20 years old and have never had a boyfriend. i had friends thats tell me dont worry just take your time and love will find you, but the thing is im about to be 21 and i see all my friends moving on with there lifes and getting married having...

#1133 Read the full story - (Shared: 06/12/2011 19:26:00) Comments: 2
Tags: Cancer - love - lonley

A man called Jon.

Last week, while I was at camp, I met a man called Jon who worked there. I'm not in love with him - he's just turned 18 and I'm only 14, plus he's not my type - but he was cool, funny, ambitious and kind to everyone. On the last day, I found...

#1026 Read the full story - (Shared: 07/08/2011 23:35:55) Comments: 21
Tags: Cancer - dying

its getting worse... help (part 4)

My grades had briefly dipped at this point- looking back i wonder how no one noticed that something was going on. For a straight A* student to suddenly put on a load of weight and drop to C's and D's... it just seems so obvious.    After this...

#885 Read the full story - (Shared: 23/04/2011 09:42:21) Comments: 5
Tags: Self-harm - self-injury - Cancer - death - eating-disorder

its getting worse... help. (part 2)

I wanted to scream at someone, shout I CANT COPE WITH THIS. but i couldnt. I had to hold up an act, smile like it was all ok.... I knew it couldnt last forever.      This was the point where my life started going downhill, i started comfort...

#884 Read the full story - (Shared: 23/04/2011 09:40:17) Comments: 1
Tags: Self-harm - self-injury - Cancer - death - eating-disorder

its getting worse... help (part 3)

At the time i didnt really think of it as "self harm", i just got home one day and felt so numb, i looked at my knuckles and then at the granite wall and just punched, over and over again, as hard as i could until my knuckles were bruised and...

#883 Read the full story - (Shared: 23/04/2011 09:39:58) Comments: 4
Tags: Self-harm - self-injury - Cancer - death - eating-disorder

its getting worse... help. (part 2)

I wanted to scream at someone, shout I CANT COPE WITH THIS. but i couldnt. I had to hold up an act, smile like it was all ok.... I knew it couldnt last forever.      This was the point where my life started going downhill, i started comfort...

#882 Read the full story - (Shared: 23/04/2011 09:37:35) Comments: 1
Tags: Self-harm - self-injury - Cancer - death - eating-disorder

its getting worse... help (part 1)

So on the outside im practically perfect- the girl with th great grades, the stable family, the one without a care in the world. But if that were true... i wouldnt be writing this now.    It was probably when i was around 12, my grandad was...

#881 Read the full story - (Shared: 23/04/2011 09:34:09) Comments: 1
Tags: Self-harm - self-injury - Cancer - death - eating-disorder

Her life with cancer, my life with pain, #2

Now, I'm doing self harm, and life seems almost too hard, and she was my anchor. It's so much lighter now, and I'm being driven insane. I have good grades, good friends, a good remaining family, so why am I being so selfish and stupid? All I...

#674 Read the full story - (Shared: 08/07/2010 21:45:28) Comments: 17
Tags: Just another voice - thoughts of suicide - depression - Cancer - self harm

Her life with cancer, my life with pain

I am almost thirteen, and three months ago, my baby sister died. The 14th of April. And she was goig to be two on the 8th of May. She died from cancer. Due to computor problems, I can't write much, so I'll sum it up; Now I'm depressed. One of...

#673 Read the full story - (Shared: 08/07/2010 21:40:51) Comments: 4
Tags: Just another voice - self harm - thoughts of suicide - Cancer

My mother and I

I am 14 and my mother has just been given three months to live. She was diagnosed with severe stage four ovarian cancer, that has spread around her entire body. When I was two my mother developed schizophrenia and I went to live with my...

#556 Read the full story - (Shared: 06/11/2009 12:09:46) Comments: 34
Tags: Cancer - tumour - poetry - Childhood - schizophrenia - drug addict - mother - love - sadness - stepmother - grandmother - grief - death - rehab - gardening

Everything

I just don't know where to start really, I feel like I'm having a complete breakdown and I don't know what to do or where to go. I'm 24, 9 years ago my Dad was diagnosed with cancer and my mum was diagnosed with emphysema. My Dad found this...

#255 Read the full story - (Shared: 23/03/2008 20:20:37) Comments: 13
Tags: Cancer - depression

Lonliness

3 years’ ago i nearly lost my wife to cancer, she suffered numerous operations and nearly died twice during this time, Seeing my wife crying out in pain upset me very much, After one operation they brought her back form the operating theatre she...

#58 Read the full story - (Shared: 24/12/2006 18:47:44) Comments: 7
Tags: Cancer - lonliness

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