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I Am a Work In Progress

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    Yes. - My life story is still not finished. There are still alot of things that need to be done.
    Allwaysthink825 Allwaysthink825 22-25, F Jul 30, 2013

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    We All Need To Be Refined. -   Malachi 3:3 says: 'He shall sit as a Refiner and purifier of silver.'        This verse puzzled some...
    DrewBerry DrewBerry 46-50, F 8 Responses Nov 13, 2009

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    Im Sydney - Hi Im Sydney. I just made this EP thing today. Im 16. Im a junior in high school. Im a natural red head. Im half Jewish, and half Catholic. So that makes me a Cashew. I...
    Gingeraffe96 Gingeraffe96 16-17, F Dec 1, 2012

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    I am a work in progress. I am always working on myself and trying to better myself. I am always looking at self-help links online and self-help books to read to try and better...
    NYSlilAngel NYSlilAngel 26-30, F 3 Responses 3 days ago

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    “i’m A Work In Progress.” - And I'm Not Done Yet - Have you ever heard that quote and felt that way about yourself? Today, as I stand looking in the mirror and realizing...
    CMA1234 CMA1234 46-50, F 1 Response Oct 19, 2012

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    21 Days + 12 - For 21 days I chose to consecrate from the internet to give God a chance to work in my life. The first few days... really, really sucked. I got bored so fast and my...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Jan 21, 2012

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    I have always found it amazing that a masterpiece is appreciated and admired often years after the artist has finished it and moved on to another time, another place, another realm...
    Bellastasia Bellastasia 26-30, F 4 Responses Feb 23

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    Man, It's Just Toooo Loooooonnnngggg... - Just let me say that I am imperfect; therefore, yes, a work in progress. My nemesis seems to and has always been my oldest daughter who...
    billpriff57 billpriff57 66-70 Jun 5, 2012

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    My life has been full of many twists and turns. I have made many mistakes and caused heart ache and pain to people I cared about. I'm not perfect but God is working on me. The past...
    mse4sho mse4sho 22-25, F 1 Response Feb 27

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    I hope to always be a work in progress. There's always room for a person to grow and change in a positive way. Right now I'm working on loving myself more. I want to be more...
    couldbeheaven couldbeheaven 26-30, F 2 Responses Apr 1

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    Not the Finished Article... - ...but every day, in every way, I'm getting better and better...
    notdarcy notdarcy 41-45, M 4 Responses Apr 15, 2009

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    Had a long day to my work. Exhausted!!
    DarcyMendez DarcyMendez 18-21, M Dec 7, 2013

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    We Are All, Aren't We? - We should never become lax or complacent with ourselves or life. You can take me as I am and understand that I am not nor will I ever be perfect. I tend...
    NeopolitanSkye NeopolitanSkye 36-40, F 1 Response Mar 3, 2012

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    With Support Of My Friends - I have been a ep member for a little over a year now.  I have met soo many really nice people and also some that were really over the top. I won't...
    teri58 teri58 51-55, F 1 Response Jan 13, 2012

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    Transforming - When cleaning your slate and starting over is very hard. You have to be a strong person. So I am a work in progress. So I pray,read and study the way of life. Life...
    ladylare ladylare 31-35, F Aug 10, 2012

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    Still Trying To Get It Right - As a 65 year old you would think i would have much of life figured out by now. Not so. With age hopefully comes wisdom. Suddenly or sometimes not so...
    climber1 climber1 61-65, M 5 Responses Dec 6, 2012

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    Isn't Everyone.... - Of course I am a work in progress, I have reached a place in my life I never, in my past thought I would be in, but neither am I in a place I thought I would...
    lostlittlefirefly lostlittlefirefly 31-35, F 1 Response May 21, 2012

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    'I'm Not Growing Up, Just Evolving..' - the first time I read that quote in Nicole Blackman's book 'Blood Sugar', I felt it with every part of me.. I always compare myself to...
    BarNapkinPoet BarNapkinPoet 22-25, F 1 Response Dec 10, 2007

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    All About The Attitude -     I recently discovered something about myself. When I lead by example it's by far less draining then trying to lift one person at a time. When I...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Mar 3, 2012

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    When You Get Down to It - Aren't we all a work in progress?  There's always something new to learn about ourselves and the world around us.  With each new lesson, we add...
    goddessone goddessone 41-45, F 11 Responses Mar 16, 2008

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    I keep on falling off the wagon whether with losing weight, being better towards people, or self harm. I feel like I'm a complete failure, but all I can do is take it one day at a...
    morganne206413 morganne206413 16-17, F 2 Responses Feb 4

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    Really trying to like myself so I can ultimately love myself enough to feel and understand why I deserve to be loved. I think that's the center of my discontent right now.. But I'm...
    Shygirl917 Shygirl917 18-21, F 2 Responses Mar 26

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    Am Breaking The Habit. - I don't know why I instigate and say what I don't mean.Ah. I am a work in progress. At times I feel joy, and life is not too overwhelming, so I know things...
    CrazyHippieChick CrazyHippieChick 18-21, F Jul 23, 2012

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    Understatement - I am calm on the exterior, going about my day to day in much the same way as always yet underneath, I feel that I am at a very critical stage, and that is baffling...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Aug 30, 2008

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    Getting better... but slowly. I never thought I'd meet a guy I liked who actually felt the same.. I think I have. Never thought school would be an option due to my anxiety.. I...
    livingmemory livingmemory 22-25, F 2 Responses Mar 6

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    A Corner With Mirrors - I've said that I wasn't made for corners and I don't like being in them but it seems as if fate/destiny/God has put me in one that I can't get out of.On Wed...
    deleted deleted 26-30 2 Responses Dec 17, 2011

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    I have a job now, my first job due to moving issues and anxiety/depression. I'm a hostess and I love my co-workers. I never thought I would actually enjoy being around other people...
    TwoGypsies TwoGypsies 18-21, F 2 Responses Mar 8

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    Ever-Present Conscience - I'll tell you flat out It hurts so much to think of this So from my thoughts I will exclude The very thing that I hate more than everything is The way I'm...
    Cliques Cliques 46-50, M 6 Responses Oct 18, 2013

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    Challenged To See ... Myself - The other day I was talking to a very close friend and he asked me "Who are you?" My response, after a 'duh' look on my face was "I'm a mom, a...
    deleted deleted 26-30 3 Responses Dec 22, 2011

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    We may not have it all together, but together we have it all.
    MysteryBusiness MysteryBusiness 18-21, F Dec 5, 2013

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    Loving Myself - My entire high school years was me dressed in black as a type of mourning for the loss of my friends, my childhood home, and my innocents. Moving off base was the...
    nanababie nanababie 22-25, F 1 Response Apr 14, 2012

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    Perfect Imperfection - Who am I 23 and it’s all a lie Thought I knew who I was I thought that You were here with me But this darkness is breaking Everything in me These...
    Cliques Cliques 46-50, M 4 Responses Oct 16, 2013

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    Life Is a Work In Progress - We all have our trials . Our time for joy our time for pain ...  im ready to become the person i want to be and i know i can succeed . Im...
    starstruck2xtrme starstruck2xtrme 26-30, F 1 Response Aug 3, 2007

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    Fun Time Calls For An Evaluation - I had a fun Memorial weekend with a college friend and met some really fun, unique people. We floated the river and went boating, both of which...
    kristinlately kristinlately 26-30, F Feb 3, 2011

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    Learning From Past Mistakes - I've noticed from my friends who are coupled up and married that there are times when they get pretty irritated by their mates trying to be...
    Owleeeeease7 Owleeeeease7 36-40, F 1 Response Nov 27, 2012

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    Still Single At 31 - I met a wonderful girl and I goofed up by telling her she cries and throws tantrums. Now it makes it hard for her to open up to me. I feel like an idiot. I had...
    dreamer4life dreamer4life 21-25, F Aug 6, 2013

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    Effort In A Cup - Putting forth effort to the aspects of my life which are important; consciously trying to improve myself mentally, professionally, and spiritually. Still I say...
    kristinlately kristinlately 26-30, F 1 Response Jan 23, 2011

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    I am indeed still a work in progress. And I honestly don't want to be. I want to know stuff and be able to do stuff already. However, for me, it's not like that. And so I'm stuck...
    deleted deleted 26-30 3 Responses Jan 9

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    Weird - Last night I had a problem that kept nagging me to no end. Usually when I'm faced with stuff like that I tend to solve it right then and there so it wont keep me up all...
    alisity alisity 46-50, F 2 Responses Nov 1, 2013

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    I Sure Am - I feel like a mack truck came trough my house last night and ran over repeated times before I woke, I have my mother telling me my husband loves me and he will do...
    eeyoresmuse eeyoresmuse 31-35, F May 21, 2012

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    Working Progress - I am a victim of bullying. (for my story click on the link of the comment I left below.) It frustrates me that people tell me to "get over it" and walk away...
    7blondemoments 7blondemoments 18-21, F 1 Response Dec 9, 2012

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    The Beginning - I got some good news...I finally got a job I start this Sunday but I'm kinda nervous. I hope I do well and that don't make to many mistakes. This is a new step for...
    bluefrlife bluefrlife 18-21, F Nov 14, 2013

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    Me..... - I am the only grandchild of an only child, who's grandparent preferred showering affection and treats on her friends, and still does.....I am the shy child who longed to...
    lostlittlefirefly lostlittlefirefly 31-35, F 2 Responses Oct 19, 2011

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    Golden Rule - "To accomplish great things, we must not only act, but also dream, not only plan but also believe." ~ Anotole France
    MorningBreeze MorningBreeze 56-60, F 1 Response Feb 10, 2013

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    Not Over Yet - As an artist I do not like it when people see my unfinished work. It's a real peeve for me. I'll take it in stride and brush the irritation off but I prefer to...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Feb 22, 2012

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    I'd like to think I am a work in progress and I am evolving as a person, a good friend. and as a lover. Change is a good thing the way I see it. I wish people could think more like...
    KawaiiBoy KawaiiBoy 18-21, M 1 Response Feb 27

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    Man May Work From Sun to Sun, - But a woman’s work is never done. 
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Apr 15, 2009

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    I Am A Work In Progress - Look in my eyes Tell me what you see Do you see perfection in me? To you, do I look complete? Now take one more look pass my celebrity That's where you...
    nivanvc nivanvc 36-40, M Nov 1, 2013

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