I Am Detached

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    "To be detached from the world,

    (in the sense that Buddhist and Taoists and Hindus often talks about detachment), does not mean to be non-participative. By that I don't mean that you just go through doing everything mechanically and have your thoughts elsewhere. I mean a complete participation, but still...
    DropsOfRain DropsOfRain
    26-30, F
    1 Response Oct 13, 2015

    I walk to work early every morning

    when the streets are silent and no one is around, I love making up little scenarios in my head completely unrelated to reality.. although sometimes I get it in my head that these things have actually happened and it changes my mood completely.. it's the strangest thing how...
    djps djps
    18-21, F
    1 Response Jul 14, 2014

    "You can deepen your experience of life only

    if you are wide open to everything, without identifying yourself with anything." People come and go, some stay for months, some for a few years. We become so identified with them, we become so identified with the feelings we feel...that we forget where that feeling of...
    DropsOfRain DropsOfRain
    26-30, F
    Jan 9

    Answers. Is that what we look for?

    Do our questions need the perfect answer? Or do we see things differently? I don't live your life, I don't seek the world's rules. If there is a God, I'm God. I have the power to life. My Life.. Let me do I see fit.
    feint30 feint30
    26-30, M
    Nov 29, 2014

    I've been experiencing detachment

    for many years, although I never realised that's what it was until recently. I experience dissociation a lot as well, one example is when I'm walking down the street I always feel like it's not really me walking, and things around me always go blurry. I am wary of my...
    rhiamia rhiamia
    22-25, F
    2 Responses May 8, 2015

    I'm at a very strange point in my life.

    I'm detached somehow, and I don't like it I'm just caught in indifference, I'm seeing more and more that life is unfair and not only to me. I'm content with my life it just feels like somethings missing and I've had this feeling for only a couple years. This dam void I try...
    JohnnyMilkshake JohnnyMilkshake
    18-21, M
    1 Response Jan 3, 2014
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