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I Am A Little Odd

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    Driving On Closed Highways

    Back in the 1990's we lived in the Los Angeles area. One day heading from San Pedro to Long Beach I went to turn onto the Terminal Island Freeway and there was a cop car in the way. Well me being me I just thought the fella was waiting to make a U-turn. So I went on around him...
    JennaR JennaR 46-50, F 6 Responses May 7, 2013

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    As far as EP goes, I maybe simply another

    Epeep; however, where I live and where I work, especially, I am seen as a friendly, yet eccentric, oddball. That's perfectly okay by me. If I tried to "fit in", it would drive me insane Then I'd be far more than "a little odd"!
    MollyPetal MollyPetal 41-45, T 1 Response Aug 13

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    picklebobble picklebobble 46-50, M 2 days ago

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    A Little? ( Okay Maybe Really Strange)

    i dont mind being different. i mean its way much being better than being a copy of someone. (right?) i see things differently from everyone else. i am always trying to make sense but half of the time... i just dont lol. when i talk people ask how old are you? is it shocking that...
    ProfessorPsycho ProfessorPsycho 13-15, F 2 Responses Aug 28, 2013

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    I wear normal conservative clothing

    and act very traditionally yet I love listening to the hardest loudest rock/metal/screamo music all the time. I love it. But I feel like I don't fit in at the concerts.
    thatgirlkay thatgirlkay 22-25, F 3 Responses Mar 15

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    The other day I was washing my hands in a

    public bathroom and I cupped my hands and let the water fill my hands and over flow, I looked at the person next to me and said in an over dramatic tone this water is getting out of hand!
    CaliforniaPsycho CaliforniaPsycho 18-21, F 1 Response Apr 14

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    (Originally posted on May 7,

    2013) My depression can make me do some strange sh!t. One night I was so depressed that I used my self-harm blade to not only cut myself but also I chucked it at the floor, just to see it pierce the carpet and stick up out of it. I then proceeded to draw a stick figure and...
    NeonPurple NeonPurple 18-21, F Mar 6

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    Me And My Favourite Person Ever.

    I would just like to say: I LOVE MY BEST FRIEND! Shes amazing. Id be forever lost without her. We have the best conversations ever, she makes me smile whenever i need it (: Example: April- ok then and i ned to be booked in advance Karli- oh i have to book your company? what are...
    Takemewithyou Takemewithyou 18-21, F 2 Responses Dec 26, 2010

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    Canned salmon with blueberries

    and horseradish sauce gave me blue lips and farts that smell like a dirty beach.
    Livyn4pals Livyn4pals 46-50, M 2 Responses Jun 17

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    Social Pariah

    I've always been a bit of a weirdo. I have ADHD and tics and that really affected my grade school experience. I went to a rich kid elementary school but my family was poor. I didn't have any friends until I think fourth grade. I'm in touch with reality but have always had a...
    kneefree kneefree 18-21, F 2 Responses Oct 5, 2012

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    EmoGirl286 EmoGirl286 13-15, F 2 Responses Mar 7

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    I would like to think the amount of odd people

    out way the amount of "normal" but sometimes it's hard to find just the right kind and balance of "odd" that clicks. I cherish the friendship I have with one friend in particular because no matter how odd I maybe he rolls with it. He flows with the ups and downs of my moods and...
    SuperGinger41 SuperGinger41 22-25, F 5 Responses Apr 1

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    I live an odd life, I'm a working artist

    so I have no structure - eat, sleep and play as I wish. In my world, it is the 'normal' who seem a bit odd, haha!
    BlackCatBoy BlackCatBoy 41-45, M 2 Responses Aug 21

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    Hey baby it's your girlfriend.

    I just wanted to say you're the best & i love you. Btw, DONT TOUCH MY BUBBLE BUTT.
    XxSaintsEyesxX XxSaintsEyesxX 16-17, M Mar 9

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    Embrace Your Inner Freak

    I am a little odd but unlike other people I acknowledge this and I embrace it. I don't like being like everyone else.
    fungirlmmm fungirlmmm 41-45, F 21 Responses Feb 13, 2010

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    Walking To The Beat Of My Own Drum..

    Past few years I've (for the first time regarding employment) worked in.customer services amongst an eclectic group of individuals exhibiting a wide range of dynamics.. I'm not a pretentious person.. all my cards are face up on the table.. w that people often tell me I'm...
    this1is4u this1is4u 36-40, F 1 Response Jan 17, 2013

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    People never really like staying friends with me

    when I show my true strange side
    BabyDuchanne BabyDuchanne 16-17, F 9 Responses May 5

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    Only because I'm always liking things

    that people can't stand. Music, movies, books, ideas. All of it. Strange. But I know there are others out there like me.
    rickie53 rickie53 41-45, M Dec 19, 2013

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    I wonder if Mario & Luigi have ever gone two's

    up on the princess? They do spend A lot of time together in that castle.
    Thisgeezer Thisgeezer 31-35, M 1 Response Aug 9

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    I Have Always Been A Little Different

    I feel very odd compared to other friends and relatives my age.  I'm 52 but I swear with all I have that I don't feel 52.  I feel like when I turned 20, I stayed there, lol.  When I'm on my computer, I have to have my headphones connected to my head.  I HAVE...
    TexasLily TexasLily 51-55, F 2 Responses May 13, 2010

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    I have been told I tend to do very odd things

    and even say odd things on occasion. Some people accept it though and others don't.
    Raptax231 Raptax231 18-21, M 1 Response 2 days ago

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    fadingvioletdawn fadingvioletdawn 18-21, F 1 Response Mar 2, 2012

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    I Am A Little Odd

    because I have Asperger Syndrome, and therefore think differently than most people do.I collect "different" things, and I dress oddly, oftentimes- especially enjoy wearing capes (especially in cool, cold, or rainy weather), and wear rumpled clothing, like Albert Einstein used to...
    GodsLovedMan GodsLovedMan 41-45, M 1 Response Oct 13, 2012

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    What Is Normal Without Oddness?

    To be truly odd, one must be normal, for without oddness, normal is non existent, and without normality, there can not be cat tacos. I believe normal people are stranger than normal people, because normal people are crazy, unlike normal people Odd people are like cats, no one...
    guymanly2 guymanly2 18-21, M 3 Responses Sep 16, 2013

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    everyone is though...

    you're weird, I'm weird, we're all weird in our own ways. because "normal" is relative. your idea of normal is different from mine and vice versa. if we were all the same, we'd be machines, not people. but ironically it seems that the people high up in power want to make us...
    greenrust greenrust 22-25, M 3 Responses Mar 31

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    Odd Paranoia To Anthropomorphic Trappings

    What if your possessions could tell your story? Recount everything they bear witness to. My computer would likely tell a story of a nerd, and one who is far too fascinated in bad music. My bookcases may moan about how, while I do read, I never read anything they store and allow...
    Stoneforge Stoneforge 31-35, M 4 Responses Nov 12, 2010

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    The Old Cemetary

    I enjoy taking photos of pretty much anything, but especially landscapes and trees, or anything old. I also keep my camera in the car with me at all times, and often take drives to unwind a lil from stress at the office. On this day I took a familiar route into the foothills near...
    oddlyenuff oddlyenuff 36-40, M 2 Responses Jan 7, 2013

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    I'M The Lifeline Of Hundreds Of Teenagers

    I'm just one 14 year old saving hundreds of lives. People from all over the world contact me for help and ask me to give them strength. I help men and women addicted to cutting, drugs, and alcohol. Many call me telling me that they are in the hospital because they were shot...
    21nee 21nee 16-17, F May 7, 2013

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    Weird-o

    It feels as if my brain functions in a certain way that differs in comparison to others. I interpret situations in a way that lacks common sense. My sense of humor revolves around random situations in which I end up being the only one laughing. I have a fascination with...
    CrazyHippieChick CrazyHippieChick 22-25, F 3 Responses May 8, 2010

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    Misplaced Perhaps

    Heard of May-December relationships? Am in one - didn't matter at first, but now am mid-60s and she is nearing 81. Amazing how one's feelings can change over a couple of decades.
    BShafto BShafto 66-70, M 3 Responses May 25, 2012

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    But it's usually a sign of genius.

    Being brilliant and creative frequently come with eccentricities. As though it were a detraction for being so ahead of the curve to balance you out. Maybe it's just part of the smart gene.
    Lovethebump Lovethebump 26-30, M Dec 10, 2013

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    Crazy Everywhere

    I grew up in a really small town in Montana where my father was the town crazy. As a seemingly direct result of this I pretty much had no friends. I would make friends on the first day of school each year with the new kid, but by the end of the week they had been fully informed...
    vsethbreding vsethbreding 26-30, M 1 Response May 26, 2013

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    I'M Rather Weird

    Ok, so. I've done a lot of weird things but one of the weirdest things I've done is wear a man bra in public. One day, I went to a camp and I was really shy, after a few days, I grew to be SUPER loud. I made new friends, those friends and I put on our bras and flooded our shirts...
    Abbie3212 Abbie3212 16-17, F 4 Responses Jul 20, 2013

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    Yep I am my brother

    even say that I agree But aren't we all?
    RainbowWolf13 RainbowWolf13 13-15, F 1 Response 2 days ago

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    Fat Dog

    Dog is rolling in his filth like a champion,Never too bold to leave the yardDog is patrolling the breezewayNever fearful of the end,PrivilegedMountains of chew toysA lifetime of herding babies into men who forgetNeighborhood kids chase stray ballsHopping, haphazardly rollingnear...
    faintking faintking 26-30, M Oct 21, 2013

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    Quick Ten Item List

    Do you have 10 interesting facts about yourself, that may include a thing or two that would even surprise your EP friends? Without thought, these are my answers: 1. I once rode down my street on the hood of my friends car. 2. I envy the delusions of others. 3. I have have...
    Contranym Contranym 31-35, M Mar 9, 2013

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    D: Ddo Elttil A Ma I , Sey.

    yeah, I am, But I like this way. The one thing that I am proud of my self is that I think in my own way. I don't believe or follow any thinking unless I feel it from inside of me. Some of my friends have said to me that I am an Alien. lol :D. Yup, they have said it to me. :D. In...
    Somexyz Somexyz 26-30, M Jul 27, 2010

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    I Think This Sums Her Up.....

    I TOTALLY get my.... oddness from my Mum =P She's little AND odd **giggles**
    TheWanderingSupertramp TheWanderingSupertramp 22-25, M 4 Responses Nov 18, 2010

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    Sometimes I feel like Alice in wonderland .

    Nothing makes sense but everything is fun .
    Briinx Briinx 31-35, F 2 Responses Jan 7

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    Of Course I'm Odd

    I love being a little "off ". Actually it's been my experience that everybody is weird. You just don't see it in most people because you don't get close enough. I prefer to use the word "eccentric" for myself because it's a happy word. Unfortunately the words 'odd' and 'weird...
    bvb1123 bvb1123 41-45, M 1 Response Feb 14, 2010

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    To say I'm a little odd is an understatement

    but hey who likes Bering normal not me
    ash18bmth ash18bmth 18-21, M Mar 10

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    Tails

    ok i wear weird hats ant TAILS in public i started doing it when i saw fursuiters in conventions, i have a total of 5 tails so far. ( 1. fox tail 2. redwolf tail 3. rainbow tail 4. wolf with white tip tail and 5. panther tail
    ClockworkTimesUp ClockworkTimesUp 13-15, F 2 Responses Jul 29, 2013

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    I mean, there's little enough in this life, really, and you only find it worth living for the odd moments, and if you think you're going to have those odd moments again, then it...
    expressomarkie expressomarkie 46-50, M 1 Response Oct 11

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    There's a lot of odd things in this world that can't be explained or proved and here's one of them, the story of the Hairy men from outback Australia. Its a funny little clip, but...
    everydayisagoodone everydayisagoodone 31-35 2 Responses Oct 14

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    I'm honest I wish the best for everyone I'm playing Seymore in The Little Shop Of Horrors I have 1 brother and 1 sister A couple of years ago my family life was terrible Now it's...
    HandsomePrince1 HandsomePrince1 16-17, M 7 hrs ago

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    Can you be part-time OCD? lol I'm not Monk by any means, but I have my things. I'm big on symmetry. The tag side on the pillow should go into the case first. Towels folded and put...
    niklb niklb 41-45, F 3 Responses 4 hrs ago

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    Scratch the D. Just a little bit OC...I always keep my stuff neat and in order. But being with my sister who's the complete opposite of OC is a misery!
    Provinceana Provinceana 18-21, F 2 hrs ago

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    Like the random person who commented on my post whom didn't make sense. And then blocked me after making even less sense. Odd people are odd.
    RandomGuy3000 RandomGuy3000 18-21, M 1 Response Sep 25

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    10 odd facts about myself I learned within the past 10 minutes. 1) I consider corn as a dessert and nothing more. 2) I have a favorite fork. 3) I have a favorite spoon. 4) I...
    mkmoore mkmoore 16-17, F Oct 5

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    When you try to look at it rationally, if you try to express it to someone, it can almost be surreal to the point of lunacy, a bizarre contradiction that can never be explained...
    LittleGirlInside LittleGirlInside 36-40, M Oct 11

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    I love my little brother lonerboynj and my other little brothers but this about lonerboynj. He has a good heart always wants to protect his little brothers. He shy and quiet but...
    Custos1 Custos1 18-21, M Oct 5

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    This is my baby sister. I'm VERY protective of this girl. She's my everything. She's so fragile. So here's my letter to her. Dear maryjane, Take time to do things you love...
    Brokenpiecesthatsmile Brokenpiecesthatsmile 16-17, F Sep 25

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