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I Am a Second Life Addict

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    I guess not addicted.

    I do love it. I like to spend time with my partner because he can feel more himself (he is trans) plus we can go on adventures :)
    threeforagirl threeforagirl 26-30, F Jul 26

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    Recovering From Second Life

    Honstly I am a recovering Second Life addict. For about a year that program swallowed my life and a good chunk of my wallet till certain things forced me to come to the decision to leave SL. I've always been the kind of person who, when I make a decision, I move forward and I don...
    Cennedi Cennedi 18-21 3 Responses Jul 1, 2009

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    My SL... And How Much Chaos It Keeps Bringing To My RL.

    I started playing SL back when i was 17 years old in 2007. I had a baby already and my RL was too messy. My baby daddy would beat me up every day and SL provided an escape from my reality. I never had a decent childhood either being molested as a kid by family members. Sl gave me...
    Keyshlalevis Keyshlalevis 22-25, F 1 Response Sep 9, 2013

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    Serious Addiction

    I'm a 23 year old woman, I have a wonderful fiance who loves me and I almost ruined it between us. I was on a RP sim ((old west)) and I felt ALIVE! I felt real I guess you could say. I mean I was an outlaw and I was getting good at the fighting and I have skill in rp, so I...
    Hatemewithasmile Hatemewithasmile 22-25, F 3 Responses Oct 30, 2012

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    Oh No

    I had to leave Second Life, Sims. and WOW behind because it is very addictive to me. argh.
    fungirlmmm fungirlmmm 41-45, F 4 Responses Apr 13, 2010

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    Can You Fly?

    Second life is real life. But with lower resolution.. You hear this when you join of course you don't believe it, then you make some freinds. At first they are  superfical and you stumble from one place to another. Then you meet soemone you connect with.  Before you...
    deepheat deepheat 41-45 4 Responses Sep 13, 2008

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    Me Too

    I was introduced to Second Life by my sister.This is a truly amazing and relaxing hobby.It can become rathar addicting if you are not careful. I found myself playing when I should have been studying and this of course was a huge problem. I had to come back to reality and get on...
    diamond33 diamond33 31-35 1 Response Mar 30, 2010

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    Ok, addict isn't the word really.

    I do like it tho. Those days when paralysis hits or some other reason I can't get out of bed I'm on mobile grid or in my chair on SL. I'm just addicted to playing Barbie!
    Retronatrix Retronatrix 31-35, F Feb 23

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    4 Years And Going Strong :))

    Well my SL story and addiction started 4 years ago, when my now ex bf joined SL to make money on the stock market, he became addicted to it and i had to join just to talk to him  and ask him what he wanted  for his  dinner, did he want a  cuppa, this got on my nerves and as...
    DommeFeeder DommeFeeder 36-40, F Sep 7, 2011

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    Addicted

    Hello everyone. My name is Zakk, and I have been and still am a secondlife addict going on 8 years now. I started back when I was 13 and I am now 20 years old. Along with dealing with growing up, school, people, depression, and having to deal with my father getting MS. I sought...
    ZakkProphenatic93 ZakkProphenatic93 18-21, M 1 Response Sep 8, 2013

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    Ok, addict isn't the word really.

    I do like it tho. Those days when paralysis hits or some other reason I can't get out of bed I'm on mobile grid or in my chair on SL. I'm just addicted to playing Barbie!
    TheNerdYouLove TheNerdYouLove 31-35, F Apr 1

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    I Sure Miss You Dad

      Well, my story begins with a call from my brothers, calling me at my fiance"s home at around 5:30-6 am   to tell me that something was wrong with dad, and that I needed to get home.   I hurried up and got ready , we both flew into his truck and...
    pleeska19 pleeska19 41-45, F Sep 12, 2010

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    Related Experiences

    One, I didn't look for... but alone came along. The first one is sustained by monotony...while the other one, is full of love and passion. This one here (the second one) I live it...
    LisLoves30Kilo6 LisLoves30Kilo6 26-30, F 1 Response Nov 24

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    I love to play Second Life and have for over 8 years now. Though, I'm not the most social person and tend to be very picky about who I friend. I have been looking for furry/feral...
    AirleasAyres AirleasAyres 31-35, F 2 Responses Nov 24

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     do you think i succeeded?
    lamaragymnast lamaragymnast 22-25, F 5 Responses Nov 26

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    But wouldn't it be stupid to give up the little financial freedom I have? Yes. Yes it would.
    Sleepydwarf Sleepydwarf 46-50, F 2 Responses 4 days ago

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    I'm not really addicted to them. They're ok, as far as the sandwich cookie goes. I enjoy the special flavors that come out for limited time. the watermelon Oreos were actually...
    jayciedubb jayciedubb 46-50, M 14 hrs ago

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    I would never admit it to people I actually know but I have known for a while that I have a problem. Its weird to talk about and I doubt anyone cares but I am going to talk about...
    LandonS LandonS 16-17, M 2 Responses 6 days ago

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    I am new here. I have read a few posts and seems people on here are pretty young. In sharing, I am in my 50s. I want to share that I just lost my mother a few years ago and...
    southsioux7 southsioux7 56-60, F Nov 19

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    Careucar Second Wave Activity for Xmas Day Valid Time: From Dec. 16th to Dec. 26th, Careucar offer you Christmas promotion price-off for all items. Promotion Rule: Order under...
    aliceuer aliceuer 22-25, M 15 hrs ago

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    I write this with my own experience in mind, I do not judge anyone yet I will 'preach' about how addiction can ruin your quality of life. I have struggled with opiates, but...
    TheCoitalQueen TheCoitalQueen 31-35, F 3 Responses Dec 6

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    I, like many of my generation, am lost without technology. Let's face it without the almighty grip of social media some of us may never find a way to interact with other human...
    Sparrowlynn03 Sparrowlynn03 26-30, F 3 Responses Nov 24

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    I hate addiction, I've seen it destroy a lot of good people but I've also seen people that where able to put their lives back together. My best friend since I was 11 started...
    misspaperwait misspaperwait 22-25, F 1 Response Nov 22

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    I had been through serious depression because I'm this person who is always alone. I'm new to this place and people don't really accept to be with someone like me. I'm from India...
    Snapback77 Snapback77 18-21, F 1 Response 5 days ago

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    I am so addicted to facebook. Instead of watching TV in the evenings in my spare time I go directly to facebook. I actually use it for two basic reasons: playing Gardens Of Time...
    AngelicLights AngelicLights 26-30, F 2 Responses Nov 24

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    December 5. Difficult People. Few things can make us feel crazier than expecting something from someone who has nothing to give. Few things can frustrate us more than trying to...
    zeeva70 zeeva70 41-45, F Dec 5

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    because all I do these days is spend time on my laptop. Sometimes I think I could be addicted to the inter-net. But these days I spend most of time playing cards which can be very...
    Sara600 Sara600 56-60, F 1 Response Nov 19

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    I am just now looking at my addiction. I have been clean for four years. After 10 years on the street, selling my body, 5 years in prison, and waking up one morning asking myself...
    fayeunold fayeunold 36-40, F 1 Response Dec 5

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    Addict--Dealer Husband--Wife You sling at me daggers of accusation I'm a bottom feeding addict A worthless good for nothing HO Above me you sit your thrown Built from my pain...
    zanyzoey zanyzoey 36-40, F Dec 8

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    I am addicted to lingerie, I really am. I love it and I own tons of it - very sexy pieces, and they look amazing on me (I promise, I really don't have a head as big as this room...
    aurora11 aurora11 31-35, F 16 Responses Nov 17

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    November 23. Healthy Sexuality. Many areas of our life need healing. One important part of our life is our sexuality. Our feelings and beliefs about our sexuality, our ability to...
    zeeva70 zeeva70 41-45, F Nov 23

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    I'm SwanNual and I spent all my time here, it's problematic and has lead my parents to be so mad they almost disowned me. Now I have to travel to stay at different temples during...
    Nual Nual 22-25, F 2 Responses Dec 3

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    December 5. Difficult People. Few things can make us feel crazier than expecting something from someone who has nothing to give. Few things can frustrate us more than trying to...
    zeeva70 zeeva70 41-45, F Dec 5

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    Not really. It was the first experience i joined with this profile. What i know is in every addiction there are two parts. The guilt and the damage. Societal guilt is useless. It...
    TATOOS TATOOS 22-25, F Dec 8

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    I am so addicted and have been back on this **** for the last maybe month. Most of the time. There is so much missing from my memory. I know there was one week where I only slept...
    transformerman transformerman 22-25 a week ago

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    For most of my adult life I've suffered from alcoholism. For years I lived under the illusion of control, 'I got this, I can handle this, I know what I'm doing' were my standard...
    Allysoninaz Allysoninaz 46-50, M 3 Responses Nov 21

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    November 27. We can Trust Ourselves. For many of us, the issue is not whether we can trust another person again; it's whether we can trust our own judgment again. "The last...
    zeeva70 zeeva70 41-45, F Nov 27

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    Over the past month I have had quite a few life changes. Some good, as well as some bad. I've been seeing someone who is quite lovely to me. Never once have I had a man treat me...
    Bluetoxicity Bluetoxicity 18-21, F a week ago

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    You can always tell which people have an addict and which people have never done drugs or never been addicted the people who say just say no and it's ok it's easy you can do it, or...
    crazybeautiful26 crazybeautiful26 22-25, F 2 Responses Nov 30

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    I drink every day. It helps ease the pain I feel inside and without it, I can't sleep. I wish I could just stop, but help is limited. I've been to the doctors and explained my...
    friendlygent friendlygent 26-30, M 4 Responses Nov 19

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    Hello I'm going to be studying counselling and addictions.I want to work in rehab facilities.Can you tell me What do you find helps you not to use? What changes would you like to...
    Confused848 Confused848 26-30, F Dec 2

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    December 6. Letting Go of Shame. Many of us were victimized, sometimes more than once. We may have been physically abused, sexually abused, or exploited by the addictions of...
    zeeva70 zeeva70 41-45, F Dec 6

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    Score is offered once the movie has become rented. This element isn't obtainable right this moment. Make sure you check out once again later.Obtain the most significant array...
    Anthony6925bob3 Anthony6925bob3 31-35, M 1 Response Dec 8

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    Being married to a drug addicted husband. I keep trying to get away and it seems impossible. He is very smart. He has two masters degrees. We are both in our early forties. He...
    angeline12 angeline12 41-45, F 1 Response 1 day ago

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    The kind of music I listen to expresses how I feel most of the time including the kind of attitude it has upon me most of the songs I listen to are either rock, hip hop, Spanish...
    BrokenBrittanyLovesDaniel BrokenBrittanyLovesDaniel 13-15, F 1 day ago

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    There is a Meetup group in Annapolis, MD called the Second Half Rally, a social circle of people who are in their second half of life. They get together for social events. I like...
    KnightMoves KnightMoves 46-50, M 2 Responses Nov 24

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    December 2. Putting Our Life on Hold. We cannot afford to put our needs on hold, waiting for another person to fulfill us, make our life better, or come around and be who and what...
    zeeva70 zeeva70 41-45, F Dec 2