I Am a Deep Thinker

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    My home has always been a constant motion.

    It may be steady for a period of time. But I always resume moving, floating through places. Home is wherever freedom lies. Home is wherever the wind blows in my hair. Home is wherever I can sing beautiful songs. Home is wherever my head is to rest. Home has always been in the...
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    1 Response Oct 12, 2015
    TooTricky2Trick TooTricky2Trick
    41-45, M
    Mar 25, 2016

    I was thinking this morning about unconditional

    love. Someone I had feelings for online came back after over a year (we had a fight because he demanded I change my current situation and when I wouldn't do it at his demand, he left). He was telling me how he's always loved me, he was wrong, he wants to remain friends and in my...
    xTenderHeartx xTenderHeartx
    41-45, F
    14 Responses Mar 1, 2016

    Is there anything more beautiful

    than a beautiful, beautiful flamingo, flying across in front of a beautiful sunset? And he's carrying a beautiful rose in his beak, and also he's carrying a very beautiful painting with his feet. And also, you're drunk.
    NerdyNudist NerdyNudist
    26-30, M
    2 Responses Mar 1, 2016

    Don't deceive what's unknown,

    but unravel the clues that shape you.
    opportunist opportunist
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Nov 25, 2015

    This world is based on the mere simple fact

    that everything must be balanced. It is known as equilibrium, a word thrown around in science quite a bit which essentially means to be equal or balanced. The Universe attempts to make opposite pairs in order to maintain equilibrium. Opposite pairs being like intelligence or...
    blueflareeyes blueflareeyes
    18-21, M
    2 Responses Jun 26, 2015

    I've learned more in the past 5 years then in

    my entire life. I'm starting to get it. When you're stuck in darkness and pain.. It's for a good reason. But you have to be aware of yourself and how you respond to the pain. Once you see it from the outside looking in. What you learn about yourself is invaluable and you will...
    BijouBlue BijouBlue
    41-45, F
    5 Responses Nov 8, 2015
    lavidah lavidah
    22-25, F
    13 Responses Nov 10, 2014

    She didn't know her clothes were hand-me-downs

    or that her home wasn't a mansion. She had a family, friends, a cat and lived in the best place ever... It was called innocence.
    TotalityOfMe TotalityOfMe
    41-45, M
    2 Responses Apr 7, 2016

    True Love vs Fake Love True love is open

    and honest. Fake love plays games, hides their feelings and tries to manipulate the emotions of others to get the upper hand. True love is self-sacrificing. Fake love is ego-centric. True love gives from the heart. Fake love gives for something in return. True love forgives...
    BijouBlue BijouBlue
    41-45, F
    10 Responses Aug 11, 2015

    So we're the human race right?

    Shouldn't we be united by that name? Then why divide ourselves by color, religion, nationality, etc?
    deleted deleted
    9 Responses Aug 7, 2015

    At times I start thinking about something

    and I just keep thinking and start overthinking and it gives me anxiety!
    ShaneelNeedsFriends ShaneelNeedsFriends
    18-21, M
    2 Responses Jan 25, 2016

    I like using some of the groups on here to

    express myself through writing and to make me think about my views. I have just found an app called inspireme. As well as quotes and stories it looks like it asks questions and provides a space for you to write. I think this could be a good alternative for EP - sometimes better...
    stargirl58 stargirl58
    31-35, F
    3 Responses Mar 25, 2016

    Here's some things I want everyone to Google

    and research. Operation Northwoods, Georgia Guidestone, Operation Mockingbird, Operation Popeye, Operation Paperclip, HAAP, Project Mkultra, F3-39.40, Chemtrails, False Flag Operations Stingray Towers, US 6506148 B2.
    TotalityOfMe TotalityOfMe
    41-45, M
    1 Response Mar 12, 2016

    I think EVERYBODY should get rich

    and famous and do EVERYTHING they ever dreamed of so they can see that it's "NOT THE ANSWER".
    Lucifer63 Lucifer63
    18-21, M
    2 Responses Mar 21, 2016

    In recent weeks, I made a web scraper to grab a

    few million arbitrary comments from reddit. I used the text from these comments to train a model for an algorithm called word2vec. In a nutshell, what it does is look at words and contexts and assign a vector to each unique word such that vectors for words with a similar usage...
    Multitude Multitude
    22-25, M
    4 Responses Aug 7, 2015

    Do you ever just look around

    and wonder, appalled at everyone's ability to go through their entire life without seeing the social patterns they all fall into and the lies they tell themselves to make them seem special and different from the others who are also trying to set themselves apart while they're...
    alaynajanelle alaynajanelle
    18-21, F
    4 Responses Aug 20, 2015

    I turned 18 last week

    and time and adulthood and growing up scares the hell out of me. I wonder where did that curiosity and innocence we used to have when we were 4 went, that intense desire of understanding and learning without stressing out, without feeling small and empty in this crazy and always...
    Frangenia Frangenia
    18-21, F
    8 Responses Feb 12, 2015

    It's my twentieth birthday.

    I can't sleep. Up until moments ago it seemed like I was in a constant winter sleep period, like a grizzly bear or something. I wasn't feeling anything. My roommates got me a cake and sang happy birthday to me. One of them asked me to make a wish before I blow the candles. My...
    Shamandora Shamandora
    18-21, F
    1 Response Apr 14, 2016

    When you're in traffic - every other car you're

    seeing seems inconsequential to your life, but each one represents a person. A destination. A story. You're observing the outer shell of countless stories as you observe all those cars.
    glassbonespaperskin glassbonespaperskin
    22-25, F
    3 Responses Mar 24, 2016

    Does anybody have moments were they sit there

    and think about the meaning of life? Like I will literally sit for hours thinking about what is life. What will i do when I get older? Am I gonna just lead a typical boring life or will I leave a mark on the world? I can't be the only one thinking these things right? Right?
    madison063 madison063
    18-21, F
    26 Responses May 30, 2014

    Good day! My name is Jane

    and I am currently residing here in the Philippines. This is a third world country and I'm having a problem looking for job to pay for my college education. :( Unlike US, there aren't enough opportunities for students like me to have part time jobs that wont affect their studies...
    Cjanebarry Cjanebarry
    18-21, F
    Feb 19, 2016
    JD0121 JD0121
    31-35, F
    7 Responses Apr 9, 2016

    "You know you're in love

    when you can't fall asleep because reality is finally better than your dreams." - Dr. Seuss One day I hope to just get swept off my feet like this. Seems beautiful if I don't say so myself.
    Elein97 Elein97
    18-21, M
    4 Responses Jul 31, 2015

    People who I love came

    and gone. Just like they are supposed to be near me, show me good sides of life. And then I start understanding what they show me, their task is finished and they have to go far away. But life continues, I know that..
    Alittleboss Alittleboss
    18-21, M
    2 Responses Feb 29, 2016

    I think way too much about everything,

    I'm a very indecisive person and I go in depth with my thoughts before I even establish if I'm feeling "this" or "that". It's beyond frustrating most of the time, but it's not like I can help it. The views or opinions I have aren't usually ever placed without a thought. My mind...
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    4 Responses Mar 4, 2016
    felicityfiona felicityfiona
    22-25, F
    4 Responses Mar 31, 2016
    hannahlulz hannahlulz
    22-25, F
    22 Responses Jan 30, 2015

    What happens when we die?

    Looking for an interesting debate.
    haem21 haem21
    26-30, M
    31 Responses Apr 25, 2014

    what were we before we were born?

    i've always wondered this question for a very long time. i'm a very deep thinker really, and so, what were we before we were born? where did we really come from? were we a different shape (true form even maybe?!)? and what happens to us when we die? do we end up in the infinite...
    randomgirl42 randomgirl42
    18-21, F
    3 Responses Aug 3, 2015

    I remember almost everything people say,

    what they do and what they don't do. But how I remember them is how they made me feel regardless of the rest.
    BijouBlue BijouBlue
    41-45, F
    6 Responses Feb 25, 2015

    Don't hate on the next man

    for what he has , hate on yourself if you won't get off your butt and go get yours .
    Iamalostcause Iamalostcause
    22-25, M
    1 Response Jun 10, 2015

    It really is the journey

    that counts and not the destination. It's the journey that teaches you about yourself. It's the journey that makes you empathetic to others. It's the journey that gives you wisdom and insight. It's the journey that helps you grow. It's the journey that teaches you what's really...
    BijouBlue BijouBlue
    41-45, F
    5 Responses Nov 12, 2015

    https://www.change.org/p/ep-keep-ep-open-don-t-close-ep?recruiter=515242832&utm_source=share_petition&utm_medium=copylink Please Go fill in the link above to keep EP going!!! (This is a petition!)
    Arinae Arinae
    16-17, F
    Mar 24, 2016

    I hate how affected everyone around me is by

    the media and society. They aren't awake, they're asleep. They're sheep mindlessly following a malevolent Shepard intent on destroying those who aren't mindless drones who will just agree with their perception of all things such as beauty, politics and the system itself. Is...
    RedRoyal RedRoyal
    18-21, F
    1 Response Oct 13, 2015

    I don't understand black

    and white thinkers. Right or wrong. This or that. Good or bad. Sometimes good people do bad things. Sometimes one person needs this while the other needs that. Right is often wrong for some people, while wrong is right for others. Black and white are on opposite ends of the...
    BijouBlue BijouBlue
    41-45, F
    15 Responses Aug 13, 2015

    Many years ago someone gave me a box full of

    darkness. I know now that this too was a gift.
    TotalityOfMe TotalityOfMe
    41-45, M
    1 Response Mar 19, 2016

    Do you think all people are equally valuable,

    or do you think some people in certain situations might be more valuable than others (say, a severely retarded patient vs. a doctor who could potentially save hundreds of lives)?
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    1 Response Mar 22, 2016

    I think too hard and overanalyze everything,

    and as a result, I create these problems that don't even exist.
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    2 Responses Apr 14, 2015

    Mostly every night I have thoughts about life

    and death. I always think of reasons of why I am alive. I know Im not alive for nothing. I am a booknerd and just spent these past month reading books in my room,as in literally. As I read my books, I had thoughts about my future. I love books very much but I don't want to spend...
    kiristiyana kiristiyana
    18-21, F
    4 Responses Apr 9, 2015

    After so much of deep thinking about everything

    in life, I realize that light thinking is better in most cases.
    whyacinth whyacinth
    36-40, F
    8 Responses Mar 31, 2016

    Sometimes the longest distance we make this

    from our brains to our hearts.
    TotalityOfMe TotalityOfMe
    41-45, M
    2 Responses Mar 10, 2016

    It's sad that people don't want to hear the

    truth because they don't want their illusion of reality destroyed.
    TotalityOfMe TotalityOfMe
    41-45, M
    6 Responses Mar 8, 2016

    Seeing all the posts

    and questions around on Ep, after the notification of closing down...all i can think is.. What if one day the world closes down? maybe with a month's notice, maybe without a notice.. What if the world crumbles? Are we going to find new galaxies and planets to stay, find refuge...
    DropsOfRain DropsOfRain
    26-30, F
    4 Responses Mar 25, 2016

    If knowledge is awareness,

    then wisdom is understanding.
    sardoniccat sardoniccat
    22-25, M
    Jan 5, 2016

    Can anybody tell me how to name this plant in

    English? It looks beautiful
    felicityfiona felicityfiona
    22-25, F
    7 Responses Mar 31, 2016


    short story: After the love of my life basically flat out told me that she loved another guy more than me, despite all her words of love towards me, I woke up sad this morning, I thought to myself : "if I get out of this bed, I'm going to get hurt.." So I fall back to sleep...
    JordanTheLost6 JordanTheLost6
    18-21, M
    3 Responses Mar 15, 2016
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    Apr 3, 2016

    One day you will realize

    that many people will love the idea of you but will lack the maturity to handle the reality of you.
    TotalityOfMe TotalityOfMe
    41-45, M
    1 Response Feb 27, 2016

    This can't be all there is.

    Wake up, eat, school/job, get home, eat, sleep. Throw in a wife/husband and kids just adds to the routine. God damn it. I hate this. There is so much to do in this world but I have so little interest. I loath (I actually love them you will see what I mean) these books and...
    DegenerateCrow DegenerateCrow
    16-17, M
    4 Responses Sep 27, 2015

    I don't think that "money" exists.

    All it is is numbers on a computer or bits of paper that are worth a certain amount. Thoughts?
    rainbowSam13 rainbowSam13
    16-17, T
    4 Responses Feb 29, 2016

    this is very true for me.

    very rarely is there ever a simple answer to a question. all angles must be considered, and there are always 3 or 4, but only one will be the best at that point in time.
    CampRipleyAC CampRipleyAC
    26-30, M
    1 Response Feb 20, 2016

    At an random times, thoughts will plague my

    head. In maths class, "what is the meaning of life", what is reality, what happens when we die. Sometimes i'll just randomly have these blanks where i'll wonder what the hell I'm doing right now with my life. Or more physical stuff,like looking at someone and wondering what...
    WolfConstellation WolfConstellation
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Mar 18, 2016

    Why is the thought of human euthanasia a bad

    thing. I feel like it should be okay for a person to choose to be put down in certain situations. For example, my mom is 44. She no longer has the ability to walk without help, and lives in so much pain every day that she can't ever live a day happy. She should have the right...
    Elexxa Elexxa
    26-30, T
    1 Response Mar 22, 2016

    I can't see Auras.. But I can feel them.

    When I feel them a color pops in my head. I associate people with these colors. Everyone has a color. Some have more then one. I learned toxic people have a muddy brown aura. It feels heavy, sneaky, deceitful. When I see/feel muddy brown.. I run. I like yellows, oranges, blues...
    BijouBlue BijouBlue
    41-45, F
    30 Responses Aug 1, 2015

    I have an interesting idea

    for all of us dreamers and deep thinkers. It is often difficult for us to find people to have deep and meaningful conversations with. We enjoy deeper connections with people, but they are often hard to come by. I started a new blog called "outsider olympics". I have always...
    lesliel33 lesliel33
    26-30, F
    Feb 29, 2016
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