I Am Focused On Bettering Myself

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    I want to make my life better.

    I spent a long time being upset, not wanting to be happy and focusing on the negatives. I have a very hard year ahead of me at school and it's not too late to prove to myself and others that I can succeed. I'm going to live my life to the fullest, and if anyone just wants...
    hannahjohnsonx hannahjohnsonx
    16-17, F
    Oct 23, 2015

    Self-Improvement Update,

    Day 7For a few weeks now I've been giving thought to doing some serious self-improvements. Actually, I've been thinking about it for years, finally got to to talking to a friend about it, and last Thursday, I put my plan into action.First and foremost I had to let go. Of...
    iSpyce iSpyce
    3 Responses Dec 16, 2015

    This might seem to many

    that it doesn't count but I feel as if I'm truly stepping up in my school. I've come from having less than 3 good friends to having several. My style (shoes, clothes, hair, etc.) has changed dramatically in such a good way. I'm so happy that I'm finally accepted by many...
    purplepumpkin17 purplepumpkin17
    18-21, F
    1 Response Dec 2, 2015

    It was getting late as she slipped out of the

    once pristine white dress she had been wearing. The dress had become tattered and was stained dark with the truth of her life. She slipped it off without hesitation as though she were shedding a cocoon, a cocoon worn uncomfortably for entirely too many moons. She was trading in...
    iSpyce iSpyce
    Dec 10, 2015

    When I don't get my way

    or when I'm tired of following the rules, staying focused is hard...good thing I have my other half to keep me on the straight and narrow. I feel bad that he has to babysit me sometimes through my bratty moods, but thanks to him I am able to stay on the right path to making a...
    For3v3r7 For3v3r7
    70+, F
    Jan 16, 2016

    One of the things I would really like to fix

    about myself is my attachment to people. For various reasons, I have a tendency to develop a quick attachment to people. Not everybody, but every now and again somebody special steps into my life. When that happens, I find it difficult to go more than just a couple days without...
    iSpyce iSpyce
    1 Response Dec 4, 2015
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