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I Am Ambitious But I Lack Motivation

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    I Try And I Get Nowhere

    i try to be a good person, i try to make friends, i try to make things better but all that happens is nothing, or i make things worse. i just hate it how things work like that, especially when i put effort into something. for example when i try to make friends, i never really...
    jonnyronny jonnyronny 18-21, M 1 Response Feb 10, 2010

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    I Need the Fire Back!

    I'm at the point in my life where I am more intelligent, co-ordinated, and creative than I have ever been in my life, but I don't seem to have any drive left. I lost the eye of the tiger, so to speak. The last year I've been going though a bit of a tough time. I live in BC...
    WorldofDreams WorldofDreams 26-30, M Sep 3, 2009

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    I'm Scared I Guess?

    Scared is the stereotypical answer. But the truth is, I like WISHING for the moon. I've never wanted to catch it. Cm
    chairmanmeow chairmanmeow 22-25, F 2 Responses Feb 20, 2009

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    Some Insight

    I've recently joined this group and I'm currently struggling with the conflict it presents. However I have recently had a stroke of insight that may prove beneficial or stimulating to those who may be interested in reading this story. I feel that the main obstacle in making...
    OkudenConstruct OkudenConstruct 26-30, M 1 Response Oct 10, 2009

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    Exactly!

    I've been looking for a group like this for a long time. This is my exact situation! I want a lot out of life but my extreme obstacles induce my laziness. I want to be that go-getter who has it all but I want to just chill, too. With such a conflicting nature, things seem...
    LovelessDeluxe LovelessDeluxe 22-25 2 Responses Jun 27, 2011

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    No Motivation

    I'm 26, male, construction worker, newly married. There are so many things I want to accomplish but I usually just end up sitting around all day after work or opting out of doing my own stuff by visiting family or friends. I can't seem to figure out how to initiate anything I...
    OkudenConstruct OkudenConstruct 26-30, M 1 Response Oct 4, 2009

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    No Motivation To Write Resume/cover Letter

    I am not happy with my life and I really wish it was better. I know that if I were to get a full time job, my life would improve in numerous ways. I would help myself and I would also help others. But with all that, I havent started to write my resume and cover letter. I am so...
    iBunny iBunny 26-30 1 Response Feb 26, 2012

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    Fed Up At Work

    I am always kind to people. Best friends or strangers. I started a new job a few months ago, one day I turned up to work and her the supervisors and another member of staff talking about me. It does not bother me what was said. It is the fact I have to work with these people. I...
    ruby92tom ruby92tom 22-25 Nov 4, 2013

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    Hey so I want to show my buttcrack and I have done before but only like an inch or two. I have skinny jeans but what do I wear and how to make them show my ***. Do I put them...
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    I always remember to log out at the end of my time on ep - but I do tend to be like a yo-yo in remembering I need to do certain little things. Phone someone I said I would, wash up...
    Teamouse Teamouse 26-30, F 2 hrs ago

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    People usually compliment me on my breasts. Until recently, I didn't like my body... I really don't like it right now either. I'm short and overweight (not by too much, but not...
    Storiesnotforthefaintofheart Storiesnotforthefaintofheart 18-21, F 2 Responses 2 hrs ago

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    I write many stories about female body parts and all I would enjoying doing with them and too them.I talk a big Macho talk.I definitely can back most of it up. Deep down in my...
    thebustierthebetter thebustierthebetter 46-50, M 3 hrs ago

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    I have a huge butt. I am insecure of the discoloration on it. I was considering to put it as my display pic. I want accept and love it. I can not muster enough courage..
    innocentbitch innocentbitch 22-25, F 3 Responses 4 hrs ago

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    I bare these stretch marks because I loved him so much that I carried his children so that he may always live on. I bare these scars because I loved him so much but he did not love...
    onlyhuman1 onlyhuman1 26-30, F 4 hrs ago

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    On today of all days, I drove over this little guy as he was flapping around in the road. Turned around, rescued him. His top left wing is dislocated, all whole and attached, but...
    NewEra0916 NewEra0916 26-30, M 4 hrs ago

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    Does anyone think it's weird that I enjoy butt plugs?
    golfman1469 golfman1469 31-35, M 1 Response 6 hrs ago

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    But... It's not a cult... It's not one leader, unless you count God as the leader, but then every religion is a cult. It's a body of elders. Not a cult. It doesn't fit the...
    ArtlessKnave ArtlessKnave 13-15, F 11 hrs ago

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    I am a hard worker, I take pride in whatever I do. No matter what the task I put my all into it.. I have had several jobs in recent years of none have I been fired but more or...
    joshskeen92 joshskeen92 18-21, M 12 hrs ago

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    Ever since I graduated I have no motivation whatsoever I don't exactly know what to do with my life anymore. School was my life and working while in school was my excuse to not...
    allofme4 allofme4 22-25, F 12 hrs ago

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    I know mostly it's girls that get their belly button pierced, but I have other piercings and I've been thinking about it for a while. Finally, last January I got it done:) I love...
    chokesmoke chokesmoke 41-45, M 1 Response 16 hrs ago

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    I like motivational quotes! Helps me get through the day.
    Poet1callyDr1ven Poet1callyDr1ven 41-45, F 1 Response 1 day ago

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    I like motivational quotes! Helps me get through the day.
    Poet1callyDr1ven Poet1callyDr1ven 41-45, F 1 day ago

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    My relationship is over. Lonely got to both of us. We didnt know and didnt do what we could have or should have to save the relationship. Im very depressed. I failed her. The...
    brownyray brownyray 46-50, M 3 Responses 1 day ago

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    Seems like I have pasted the due date and expired. I believe God will not put more on me than I can bear. Sometimes I feel I am being punished because I took for granted a man I...
    Babeondwy Babeondwy 41-45, F 2 days ago

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    I may not possess the strength of any of the idols I look up to. I will never be as intelligent as Lelouch. Or as willful and strong as Kallan. I will never be able to change the...
    Untrustworthy117 Untrustworthy117 18-21, M 2 days ago

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    Reading so many of these stories.....so many marriages lacking for one reason or another. As we grow older and life changes us, sometimes we can no longer be the person we were and...
    sillysoo sillysoo 46-50, F 15 Responses 4 days ago

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    I am trying to get fit and healthy but always return to lazy mode. I have gym membership, have gone jogging but it all comes to nothing as I stop. I have big reasons to get...
    Wazgic Wazgic 31-35, M 5 days ago

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    I met a girl, we instantly clicked. We bonded for a long time and she eventually told me that she loved me. I loved her too. I remember her smile, her laugh and most notably her...
    SammyReb SammyReb 18-21, M 3 Responses 5 days ago

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    I finally got motivated and am very near to see my passion come to life in the form of an app (the first thing I ever finished- it is in beta), guess what, its aimed at getting...
    tkhanna tkhanna 18-21, M Jul 20

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    I just started band camp, and I met this cute senior. He's really polite, and whenever I ask him for something he always willing to help me, but whenever I think about talking to...
    enchantedvibes enchantedvibes 13-15, F Jul 19

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    I was once in friends with you before we dated. Once I thought it would be forever but it was overrated. I was once in love with you, but I never felt more isolated, walking on...
    WokenandOpen WokenandOpen 31-35, M 1 Response Jul 19

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    Being an empath makes it hard to wrap your brain around what lack of empathy looks like. We always assume people feel like we do. We reverse project our feelings and empathy onto...
    sartur sartur 36-40, F 7 Responses Jul 18

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    That's why I want to be a clown. So I can make myself all pretty with makeup and a costume, and people will look beyond my lack of good looks. And my clown can shine way more than...
    IndecisiveDoeEyes IndecisiveDoeEyes 31-35, F 1 Response Jul 18

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    Everyday I wake up and hope it'll be productive and I'll do something good and worthwhile. But it's hard to work up any enthusiasm and motivation, especially if it'll end up being...
    usernameinneed usernameinneed 26-30, M Jul 17

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    Why aren't some people more actively involved in helping others? I'm not saying that one should dedicate every second of every day to others. But, why is it even a question in most...
    Mfudgie Mfudgie 31-35, F Jul 16

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    bed time spanking story: so I posted a story about being at the park this morning with my older sister and how she spanked me a little there in front of people but that I would be...
    anneb17 anneb17 18-21, F 4 Responses Jul 15

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    I married my High School Sweetheart 6 months ago. We both had a prior failed marriage, and each have two children. He is the sweetest man I have ever known, but....... He works...
    perplexed76 perplexed76 36-40, F 1 Response Jul 14

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    It is not a lack of love, but a lack of friendship that makes unhappy marriages.
    GirlieGirl07 GirlieGirl07 41-45, F 6 Responses Jul 14

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    This is something I feel anxiety over everyday and just wanted to let out. Sorry for the vague terms as I'm trying to be as anonymous as possible. I've been working on a project...
    secretemotions secretemotions 18-21, F 2 Responses Jul 13

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    A response to my previous writing. Burning Back Down Or maybe I'm full of ****. I'm still ******* sick of it. My mind begins to cringe As my wrists begin to itch. I'm still in...
    manchild81 manchild81 26-30, M 1 Response Jul 13

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    We've been married for 19 years. I don't know if we will make it to 20. I want to be married to my wife: she is a sweet person and we have kids. She loves them dearly and so do I...
    jaybles7879 jaybles7879 41-45, M 6 Responses Jul 12

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