I Am a Product of My Experiences

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    The Excalibur Diaries: Part Two: How To Help A Distress Cal

    When is in distress, they do not need philosophy. They need a solution. There exists, however, arguments that one needs to be a good listener of a problem. But when a warrior is asking for help, he is not telling about those problems that he can solve alone, rather about those...
    deleted deleted
    Jun 2, 2012

    "Life has many pages,

    but don't get stuck on the last line of one page before turning over to a new one!" How can I ever forget his? No way, never will. ♥
    NonchalantEros NonchalantEros
    31-35, M
    Sep 4, 2014
    fauxlady fauxlady
    22-25, F
    Sep 4, 2014

    I had lived in my dark

    and lonely world of shadows, given up on my search for a purpose. Instead I walk around aimlessly trying to simply just exist. In this bleak world of mine I see others doing the same monotonous thing, shuffling from one thing to another. Their faces lack color and grayed from...
    FightingPhoenix FightingPhoenix
    46-50, M
    1 Response Dec 13, 2015

    The art of becoming familiar with someone,

    the art of falling in love with someone, carring for them, their history character mind spirit body voice. Has been lost. At least here in America. We have it so easy here. We take so much for granted. No imagenation left accept in creation of artificial life and pleasures...
    Borinquen Borinquen
    46-50, F
    2 Responses Jun 17, 2015

    A hush fell on the land

    and all of the creatures in it watched in trepidation. The dark shadow crept in from the cold north encompassing all it touched. They all began to run in panic from the gloom that overtakes, the fear that weakens even the strongest beast, seeking shelter for what they think is...
    FightingPhoenix FightingPhoenix
    46-50, M
    Jan 5

    And I take full responsibility

    for my actions too! You are the ruler of your own destiny, so reframe from dumping the blame on another's shoulders!
    PeterSp8 PeterSp8
    46-50, M
    Jun 11, 2015

    Not exactly. Though yes I do feel our

    experiences help to shape the way we are but we still have to consider did we actually learn from those experiences to avoid making the same mistakes in the future? We can either be product of our experiences and let the world shape us or we can allow the world and our...
    Jericho7 Jericho7
    36-40, M
    1 Response Apr 22, 2014

    Life Happens

    As I have had to reflect upon my life these past several years, I have had to come to the realization that all things are a series of tests. Test as to what we are truly made and where or faith truly lies. I have learned that with each test I am the one who determines it's...
    Grits4life Grits4life
    46-50, F
    Aug 20, 2011


    I am a product of my experiences as I grew up in the small town of RushValley.  While growing up I loved to Rodeo.  I was the first girl to ever ride Saddle Bronc at the RushValley Rodeo in Women competing against the men since 1947.  The last cowgirl to...
    Brenda001 Brenda001
    36-40, F
    4 Responses Aug 6, 2008
    calliney calliney
    22-25, F
    Aug 21, 2015

    Clackity clack...clacking clack.

    ..the mellow sound of the train rolling on the track filled my ears almost hypnotizing me as I look mindlessly outside the unwashed window of the car. As I peered out the windows I can see that my destination nears, hidden amongst the gentle hills and stately vineyards. I can't...
    FightingPhoenix FightingPhoenix
    46-50, M
    Dec 11, 2015

    Don't expect me 2 make you smile

    when I walk in through your door. Some days I can't smile at all. I could lose it all I can see those clouds again.Don't wait around all day I may never show my face.I came into your life like a ghost.Never left a trace. grey skies getting ready for the rain. allcopyrights...
    Egolikeme69 Egolikeme69
    46-50, M
    Nov 11, 2015

    I Belive We All Are

     if it wern't for the things that has happened to me through out my life, good and bad I would be a completly diffrent person than who I am, somethings I wish i could change and some id never trade for anything because with each experience I have learned, learned about who I...
    sweetstacey sweetstacey
    26-30, F
    1 Response Aug 7, 2008
    picklebobble picklebobble
    51-55, M
    Aug 22, 2015

    Producing Productive Products We are the

    products, of the products, that we bought up, we were brought up, to buy up, a diet, of electronics, our narcotics, are HiDef hypnotic, pre-packed products, and we bought right in, so we wouldn't be left out, we sell out when we buy in, to whatever they roll out, on the...
    AaronLA AaronLA
    31-35, M
    Feb 1, 2015

    Some make me laugh. Some make me cry.

    Some make me warm. Some make me quite cold!
    Skjeggstad Skjeggstad
    22-25, F
    2 Responses Nov 15, 2014

    When I was 5-7 years old,

    somehow I always cried at school. Because of that , my mother stopped sending me to school. Few times my mother told to the little me with anger that school fees was sooo much (which I know now it's not really a big amount)and I wasted it all because I said yes when my mother...
    Ad1k Ad1k
    41-45, F
    3 Responses Dec 13, 2015

    This is so fundamentally true!

    We are all products of the environment we were born into, the way we are is figured by how our parents have raised us. Life has many pages, but don't get stuck on the last line of one page before turning over to a new one!
    Paca24 Paca24
    18-21, F
    Jul 16, 2014

    I love to laugh, I love to sing,

    I love good food, I love conversation, Most of all I love YOU!!!!
    Skoph Skoph
    36-40, F
    1 Response Aug 22, 2015

    The night is unusually dark without nary a star.

    The old warrior makes his way through the dense woods in his endless quest. It is comfortably familiar navigating through the dark and it doesn't phase him a bit. The strange sounds that echoes unnerves him a little, fully aware that the creatures of the night know of his...
    FightingPhoenix FightingPhoenix
    46-50, M
    Nov 11, 2015

    Who I'Ve Become

    I like to think that I'm not a bad guy. I don't drink nor smoke, I like to give people second chances, I love to share. Maybe my only sin (all though I don't consider it a sin) is that I'm a bit sexually active but have never abused any girl in my life and would never consider...
    neloangello neloangello
    18-21, M
    Feb 25, 2013

    I'm wondering whether to write about my honest

    feelings, those vulnerabilities hidden inside, the silences i kept behind my grin. We all come to EP because we lost something outhere. something that we try to fill in, but we have no idea what it is. we want to express ourselves but we're scared........... then i stopped...
    9kty1 9kty1
    70+, M
    2 Responses Jan 26, 2015


    No, I'm a product of Sears & Roebuck.Of course I'm a product of my experiences and so is everybody.Life is full of experiences.  You can't help but be influenced by them.  Some experiences more than others but nevertheless, you are influenced by them.  So you are a product of...
    ladygodiva110 ladygodiva110
    41-45, F
    Sep 30, 2011

    It's both exciting & scary to think tht

    starting from today I will be in a new kind of life, one tht allows freedom, responsibilities, independence & abundance, creating memories and experiences. I'd like to say a big **** you to school 4 creating some of my darkest and most depressing times of my life, but also a...
    Metamorphosis000 Metamorphosis000
    18-21, F
    Nov 12, 2015
    Loretta78 Loretta78
    36-40, F
    Aug 31, 2015

    First, I want to start off with the proper

    greeting, and say Good Day or Greetings to everyone who may come across this post. It's been a long while since the last time I posted an experience here. While on here, I've met a really wonderful and beautifully-spirited person {Miss J}, and we became solid friends. And I...
    NaomiSunshineJourney NaomiSunshineJourney
    31-35, F
    1 Response Jan 3

    I love Pinterest I have

    so many different boards
    justmesupergirl justmesupergirl
    31-35, F
    Mar 12, 2014

    Every thick, hardened

    and ugly scar that I've picked up along the way, as well as every piece of well-fashioned armour to cover them, has been a result of the experiences I've had, coming down the fractal of many roads. Never really one to fit in, but to be singled out for other people's agendas...
    SolitaryFriend SolitaryFriend
    36-40, M
    Jul 21, 2015

    I know i am. i feel it.

    i have different insight about certain things. i have some qualities ive adopted that arent so good. and there are some that make me better as a whole. i have certain strengths and some insecurities from different things ive experienced. YOU LIVE AND YOU LEARN is the lesson...
    deleted deleted
    Nov 18, 2015

    Experience Makes You

    Experience makes us who we are. It's a basic natural instinct, necessary for us to survive. Animal gets bitten by poisonous snake, animal nearly dies, but pulls through. Animal learns not to get bitten by snake again! If only it were that simple when we turn this to humans! I...
    Tyogani Tyogani
    31-35, F
    Mar 7, 2008

    Good Or Bad Or Indiffrent

    I have made losts of choises that i would love to change and the out come has made me who iam good ,bad,or indiffrent I am who I am ive made the choises that ive made. some things in life have made me stronger . some things ive been threw has made me compassinet things...
    lunnas lunnas
    41-45, F
    2 Responses Nov 4, 2009

    Some Interesting And Unusual Experiences At That.

    The Great Toothbrush Fire of '95 One fine day my moron of a boyfriend gets me roped into helping his friend, whose father is a dentist.  It was an Easter event.  Nice weather.  I had a pickup truck.  So it was requested of me to pick up a load of several cartons of...
    katnipkitkat katnipkitkat
    41-45, F
    1 Response Aug 23, 2011

    And I Wouldn't Have It Any Other Way.

    That, my friends, is the reason why I've chosen to try my very hardest to not regret anything. Everything happens for a reason. And if it weren't for my experiences, I wouldn't be who I am today. I have my flaws. I'll readily admit to that. But our flaws are what make us...
    SheistheLorax SheistheLorax
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Jan 13, 2008

    I'm born in the wrong land

    and wrong continent which is most ridiculous and retarted Belgium Europe because creatures like me exists only in the states and the fun is that my creatures in the states made billions with the same ideas like I have AMERICA HAS MANY GOOD PEOPLE AND ALSO SUPERSENSITIVE...
    Egolikeme69 Egolikeme69
    46-50, M
    Dec 6, 2015

    Yes I Am......

    My experiences have only made me stronger. They have created me and molded me into the person I am today. I can only thank them for that. My life is still messed up because of my experiences.....but Im pulling it together bit by bit.
    picgirl picgirl
    31-35, F
    9 Responses Apr 17, 2008


    And that is why I come here such a great deal. Experiences shape us as the people we are.  In what we have had to see, in what we have had to cope with, in what we have laughed through, delighted within and loved.  Each experiences colours our lives, perhaps not...
    deleted deleted
    1 Response Oct 21, 2008

    My experiences had me

    so far down emotionally I thought I'd NEVER make it back up. Now they are my driving force in everything I do. They don't DEFINE me but are a part of who I am.
    youngnoldsoul youngnoldsoul
    31-35, F
    1 Response Jan 4

    Ftm Transsexual Experience

    I was born a cold February 6th in 1998. My mamas name was Joann McMichael, she always wanted a baby but 3 years down the road she didn't know she was gonna die and leave her baby all alone. My ***** donors name was Edmund William Lincoln the third, a drug addict and criminal, he...
    Theboywithoutlove Theboywithoutlove
    13-15, T
    Oct 8, 2012

    Some Wise Advice

    I once listened to someone talk about their past, and it had the usual ups and downs we all go through.  At the end I asked them. "if they could go back and change anything, would they". Their reply was no, because all of their past had shaped them into who they are now, and...
    loopnscc loopnscc
    46-50, M
    1 Response Oct 22, 2012
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