I Am Creating Me

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 104 People

    And Not Done Yet.

    I am a work in progress, and it may take a while so be patient. We all have lived through 2 year road construction projects, so my construction project shouldn't be so bad. The biggest problem is I lost my owners manual so I am making so much of it along the way.
    loopnscc loopnscc
    46-50, M
    Oct 29, 2010

    Live It Yourself

    It doesn't matter what happened to me yesterday. It doesn't matter how I behaved, it was the best I could considering my level of progress. So today I will try again, and move inch by inch towards being the person I would like to become. I always analyse my thoughts on a minute...
    gigome gigome
    Feb 23, 2011

    "Creating Me"

    That's actually a pretty interesting concept, one which I never really thought about before. I've always stood by that we're not "fixed", that our experiences and memories and relationships, everything in life, work to shape us. More recently I've subscribed to the notion of...
    KnightyKnight KnightyKnight
    22-25, M
    1 Response May 25, 2013

    On Your Way To Mastery..............................

    When all possibility of hurt, damage, and loss is eliminated, it woud be well to recognize hurt damage, and loss as part of your experience, and decide who you are in a relationship. YES THE THINGS THAT OTHER THINK, SAY OR DO WILL SOMETIMES HURT YOU- UNTIL THEY DO NOT...
    dianaspy5 dianaspy5
    31-35, F
    Mar 8, 2010

    Randomly Making Way

    I've decided to post my first-ever experience project writing on this group. I find it a perfect way to begin my journey here on this place as I am creating myself. I always thought of myself as the eternal student. I want to know everything about everything. To create a -Demi...
    SilentEagle16 SilentEagle16
    26-30, M
    Dec 2, 2010

    I have been hiding. It all got a bit much.

    A week of practicality. A realisation that I couldn't let my divorce drift, I was going to have to face it. My dear sweet I love them parents coming to see me. Coming into my space and my sanctuary, forcing me to shove stuff in cupboards and throw a hoover round and hide the...
    grommit3 grommit3
    41-45, F
    Mar 30, 2015

    Pen To Paper - It's A Discovery!

    Norbert Platt taught that "The act of putting pen to paper encourages pause for thought, this in turn makes us think more deeply about life, which helps us regain our equilibrium." I think he was right about this in that every time my keys hit my keyboard to make a post in one...
    fungirlmmm fungirlmmm
    46-50, F
    4 Responses Mar 8, 2010

    Life Isn't About Finding Yourself, Its About Creating Yourself

    This is by far my favorite quote in the entire world and I feel like I can change who I am to my liking. I add layers to myself and I tear things down. All the experiences that I have had in my life so far have led me to the building blocks of really creating myself. I think that...
    kjiggy03 kjiggy03
    Jun 18, 2012

    Life Is An Opportunity........................

    Opportunity, not obligation, is the cornerstone of religion, the basis of all spirituality. So long as you see it the other way around, you will have missed the point...............................  
    dianaspy5 dianaspy5
    31-35, F
    1 Response Mar 8, 2010

    Bound And Determined

    I work for an employer that I strongly believe is in the first stages of alzheimers. He forgets things he has done and said. He is not a good boss (kind of wimpy). He has put a lot of pressure on me to carry out my duties as manager, but he keeps my hands tied where I can't...
    gardenvariety101 gardenvariety101
    41-45, F
    1 Response Mar 30, 2011

    It's Ok.. I'm Recreating Me :)

    What do I mean with "Redefining myself"? Well, with a birthday less than a few months away, and so much that I have accomplished in the past, I guess I kinda feel like starting over, even though not much is changing... Anyway, what comes from now on, maybe, is a more focused...
    snowbunny1002 snowbunny1002
    46-50, F
    10 Responses Jul 4, 2011

    I Was Created Years Ago

    I am not creating me, I was created at some point. When? Well my physical me was created at birth. The rest is all unknown, was the "real me" the non physical me created before birth? 
    deleted deleted
    Nov 27, 2011

    Creating Lies For Certain Expectations

    The ultimate goal of creating yourself is touching the ideal idea of self and the admiration of others , the confidence that comes along , the smiles and the feeling of satisfaction .I am somebody because people like me , they say . In fact , we like to create masks too look a...
    deleted deleted
    Oct 2, 2013
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