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I Am Ambidextrous

the joys of both hands 454 People

    Always Have?? - I guess i was born ambidextrous, cause ever since i can remember if one hand got tired i would switch to the other one and it didnt look any sloppier. lol
    ihatekatie ihatekatie 22-25, F Jul 1, 2011

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    Always Have Been - They say it skips a generation and damned if it doesn't. Both my grandfathers were and so is my father. I never considered the advantages until I found them...
    tiredz tiredz 26-30, M Jun 5, 2011

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    I Don't Even Notice - I eat lefty and write righty
    N1cKI77 N1cKI77 13-15, M Jul 9, 2013

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    Entertaining - I do most of my writing with my right hand, but my left arm is stronger and I open everything with that hand.  I can write left-handed, but it's not as pretty...
    swirlingmist swirlingmist 51-55, F 3 Responses Feb 16, 2009

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    My Friends Are Jealous of Me . . . - and to tell the truth, I like that! I love to have something they don't, and to be recognized, for once, without having to try to be wild and...
    LonelySoul LonelySoul 18-21, F 3 Responses Oct 11, 2007

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    Equal Rights - I write with both hands, play softball and bat right handed or left handed. I can use scissors with either hand... give great hand jobs with either hand.... and...
    fungirlmmm fungirlmmm 41-45, F 5 Responses Feb 1, 2011

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    Naturally Ambidextrous - Yes, I have been this way since childhood too. Hands, feet, and everything else functions equally on both sides. Writing, eating, shooting a ball, fencing...
    Aasemoon Aasemoon 26-30, F 2 Responses Jan 22, 2012

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    Born This Way ! - I think I was born ambidextrous. I've always been able to write, throw and catch, brush my teeth ,eat and do my hair with whatever hand I felt like. My mum is a...
    Bothty Bothty 13-15 2 Responses Jan 16, 2012

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    Ambidextrous Eyes - its not just the hand that you are to be ambi you also have to be both dominant with your legs & eyesI'm now a full fledged ambidextrous individual & can say...
    ApplePrince ApplePrince 22-25 Dec 18, 2012

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    ?right/left? - I never really interacted with Left and Right the way other people did. I usually would start out using one hand, and when it got tired, I just switched hands, and...
    sarahdoesmath sarahdoesmath 26-30 1 Response May 13, 2011

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    It Annoys People... *giggle* - i can write legibly with either hand, though it takes more work to do so lefty.  the really odd part is that i pitch right and bat left.  I...
    SunnyKris SunnyKris 26-30, F 2 Responses Aug 8, 2007

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    I was left handed growing up but one day when I was like 12 I broke my hand for like the third time and I couldnt hold my pencil in my left hand. So I had to learned to write with...
    LandonS LandonS 16-17, M Mar 22

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    I Might Be Naturally Ambidextrous.... - My first grade teacher told my mother that I was using my left and right hand equally. She could not figure out if I was right or left...
    Amandanos11 Amandanos11 31-35 4 Responses Feb 13, 2011

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    I Am Ambidextrous - Back in public school days... my brother saw me writing with my lefthand and he said that I was using the wrong hand to write with. It didn't matter to me with...
    aquarius3 aquarius3 61-65 2 Responses Oct 23, 2011

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    I Had To Learn - I wasn't always ambidextrous. Yrs ago while I was in grade 2 a cap had fallen off a tooth. I never said anything to my mom and just stuck it back on. The next...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Feb 8, 2012

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    For the Hands - I'm rather left-handed, mostly ambidextrous for the hands. I'm mixed, which means I always do things better one hand or the other, but I can do them either hands...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Feb 2, 2008

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    I was raised to write and play tennis and volleyball with my right hand, but I can use my left hand to throw and catch more accurately. It's nice, being able to switch hands when...
    macaronage macaronage 16-17, F Feb 19

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    Well I am searching for other people that are ambidextrous. I believe myself to be ambidextrous. I feel alone sometimes. Right-handed people call me out or ask me if I'm left...
    kmaxey kmaxey 18-21 1 Response Mar 11

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    People Assume I Am Left Handed - This is quite a funny story that happens fairly frequently at work. When I write something down, use a hammer or use scissors (I am an engineer so...
    darthmarlow darthmarlow 18-21, M May 5, 2012

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    From the age of about four, I can remember using both hands for a range of tasks. Writing was the job of the right, but I used my cutlery in the opposite hands. I chop foods with...
    adlucem adlucem 18-21, F Jan 24

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    My handwriting is different with each hand, but still quite legible with either. I'll usually use whichever hand it's more convenient to grab the pen with. Some things I prefer...
    Captiveight Captiveight 22-25, F Jan 16

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    I suppose being ambidextrous was an incredible advantage in the course of my guitar playing. Of course I'm also dyslexic so maybe it all came out in the wash? LOL Here's one for...
    Beaver318 Beaver318 36-40, M Feb 16

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    Simultaneous Drawing And Writing Using Two Hands - I simultaneously draw using my two hands. One hand will be using a pencil, while the other one will be using a pen or vice...
    1stSimultaneousAmbidextrous 1stSimultaneousAmbidextrous 41-45 Jul 14, 2012

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    Thank You Old School Grandma -  i was left handed at birth and my grandma thought being left handed was of the devil so she taught me how to write right handed. so now i am...
    kelli27 kelli27 18-21, M 4 Responses Jul 3, 2009

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    I can do everything equally with both hands! Ever since I started to write, I've always switched hands every so often. I brush my teeth, throw, catch, open locks, brush my hair...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Feb 1

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    I am ambidextrous and I can proudly say that I love it! It wasn't until the 6th grade that I tried writing with my write hand. I had always written with my left and played sports...
    jamystery jamystery 18-21, F 2 Responses Mar 22

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    Completely Ambidextrous - My entire life, I've heard my mom explaining to friends and family who see me switching my hands that I was a "weird case". She explained that I was...
    OllieD OllieD 18-21 2 Responses Jun 9, 2013

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    3 Rights Make A Left - So many people are right-handed that it’s kind of weird to see a left-handed person. But the most curious incident is when we find someone who can use...
    Floydess Floydess 18-21, F 2 Responses Mar 28, 2010

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    I Draw Both Left and Right - I draw both left and right I write only right -shrug-
    AshesToAshes AshesToAshes 16-18, F Jan 23, 2008

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    Ambidextrous And Lovin It - I think I may have been born left handed. But when I learnt to write, I was taught to do so with my right hand. When I practiced writing, I would do it...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Jul 11, 2013

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    Convenience And Relief - I taught myself to be ambidextrous, I wasn't always this way. I remember some story I came across where this person had their writing hand injured in...
    4vrUnique 4vrUnique 46-50 5 Responses Apr 12, 2010

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    The Good and Bad. - My ambidexterity is a good and bad thing.  I don't write or well with either hand, oddly enough.  It takes a lot of work and practice to make my...
    LapisLaz LapisLaz 26-30, F Jan 25, 2009

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    Ambidextrous World Era - The norm of single handedness is the most damaging aspect of current human culture. Sadly, humanity observes only what it sees, and reacts only to...
    MaxEprin MaxEprin 22-25, M 1 Response Aug 17, 2012

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    I Write And Eat With My Left, But - I play sports with my right hand and I am right footed
    wordsr wordsr 36-40, M Dec 18, 2011

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    Easy - I always have been able to do some tasks with either hand.  Some I preferred to use one hand or the other for; writing is easier right-handed, for example.  Some things I...
    Plaid Plaid 31-35, F Aug 27, 2011

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    I Am Ambidextrous - I have started working on my ambidexterity for the last 10 or so years. I am predominantly a left handed person but i can write with my write hand as well. If...
    tsv82 tsv82 26-30, M Nov 25, 2011

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    The Devils Hand? - When I was a little girl in Catholic school, I remember my knuckles getting smacked with a ruler whenever I used my left hand to write. Naturally I had to learn...
    choctawgrrrl choctawgrrrl 41-45, F 2 Responses Aug 1, 2012

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    It was expected to occur somewhere down the line, as my Dad's Dad and my Mum's Mum are both ambidextrous. I enjoy confusing customers by switching writing/carving from my right...
    MMXIV MMXIV 18-21, F 1 Response Feb 11

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    I'm Ambidextrous - What's so special about that?  I'm pretty sure most people could learn it.  I can also write with my feet!  Although it's just legible.  ...
    MeisterWolf MeisterWolf 18-21, M 2 Responses Nov 9, 2009

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    Lefty, Righty, Lefty, Righty In A One Handed World. - I write neater with my left hand, but faster with my right hand. I use a computer mouse LEFTY I bat lefty I pitch righty I...
    SpiceZ SpiceZ 56-60, F Aug 28, 2012

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    Feet - I am ambidextrous, but mostly in my feet. I am right handed, and there are things that I prefer to do with my left hand. But when it comes to my feet, I am fairly balanced...
    Lucidblue Lucidblue 36-40, F 3 Responses Mar 6, 2011

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    Mirror Writer - I always get bored in class, always finding something else to do, especially when I had political science last year. I drew, talked, or did origami, but that didn't...
    Humanist1995 Humanist1995 18-21, M 1 Response Sep 19, 2013

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    Is It Wierd - i dunno i must have hit my head recently, but for some reason without thinking for the past year i've started eating primarily with my left hand. it used to be...
    antibiotic antibiotic 26-30, F Oct 15, 2007

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    I Cheated..: ) - My middle child has Asperger's and is quite overwhelmed when he has a lot of homework or has a lot of writing to do. To save time and help him learn whatever it is...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Dec 16, 2012

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    Yup - the only thing I can't do with my left hand is write clearly. I'm working on that. other than that, I can, eat, drink, drive, use tools etc with both hands
    antibiotic antibiotic 26-30, F 1 Response Aug 5, 2007

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    I can write with both hands. I eat with my left, write with whichever is convenient. The handwriting is nearly the same with both hands, except when I write with my right it's...
    Draviel Draviel 13-15, F Feb 1

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    Which Hand Do I Use? - I write with my right hand but do most everything else left-handed. Some things I can only do with one hand (can only use scissors with left hand) or the...
    luxaeterna luxaeterna 41-45, F Aug 19, 2007

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