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I Am Getting Better Day By Day

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    I'm like a nicely aged bottle of wine. I'm getting better with age. Turned 40 in December and I love it! This is my favorite age so far. In my 20s I was really insecure and...
    1SweetL 1SweetL 36-40, F 33 Responses Jul 2

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    It's been an uphill climb but I really am making progress. I am a better person now than I was when I joined EP. I owe it all to my best friend in the whole world, the love of my...
    FriendlyBryan FriendlyBryan 41-45, M 5 days ago

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    I'm 16 days clean from cutting. I just ate today after not eating for 3 day. I got the biggest period cramps ever rn.
    Puppieslover9 Puppieslover9 16-17, F 1 Response Jul 1

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    When i first started to dress with my wife, my choice of clothes was mainly from charity shops and to be honest they did not usually match or look good on me. Now with the help of...
    wendyatbirth wendyatbirth 51-55, T 1 Response Jun 28

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    As we go through life we experience many things. Hopefully we are able to learn something positive from our experiences. In that way we are able to better ourselves and improve...
    Andrew46 Andrew46 66-70, M 1 Response 19 hrs ago

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    I knew I'd feel better . Can't keep this girl down long. I've learned to bounce..
    beautifulmoon100 beautifulmoon100 41-45, F 1 Response Jul 18

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    I don't like to work out at the gym anymore. I try to do things at work to mimic movements used to lift weights. I also host an "Old Guy Skate" at the sports plex where I work...
    Bergy7 Bergy7 51-55, M Jul 8

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    mrinvader mrinvader 36-40, M 1 Response 4 days ago

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    Suppose everyone has heard this typical topic and blah, blah, blah. That day she told me is so clear and I can still hear it and remember where I was. Long story short, I have had...
    jcomnimax jcomnimax 36-40 4 Responses Jun 29

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    Me wants to get better. Meds dont work. Hospitals are bondage motels. Was getting better. But staff here was found to be jerks Am allergic. Want them gone or...
    converted converted 46-50, M 1 Response Jul 14

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    Every day that I have no contact with my crush, I'm going to upload a song. :-)"One" by U2Is it getting betterOr do you feel the sameWill it make it easier on you nowYou got...
    TheTruthIfItKillsMe TheTruthIfItKillsMe 46-50, F 2 days ago

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    today is a better day... a bit better perspective on yesterday... and ready to face the world... hope to hear from you friends... hugs... -W
    WendyBlabs WendyBlabs 36-40, F 5 days ago

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    Day 3 - A song that makes you laugh What some find annoying might humor me :) By the way this is where I'm getting the days: http://heckyeahtumblrchallenges.tumblr.com/post...
    CookieMonstuh CookieMonstuh 13-15, M Jun 29

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    I know this sinking feeling anywhere. It's happening again. I've been depressed most of my teenage years. I have plenty of ups, but there are always downs that follow close behind...
    LettersToTheSky LettersToTheSky 18-21, F 1 Response Jul 2

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    That was what this 18 yr old told me when it all happened on the 4th of July. I was getting off of work to meet my boyfriend/husband of 8 yrs and my two girls out at the lake and...
    tlca tlca 36-40, F 1 Response Jul 8

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    So this is going to be a long one, just warning you. No, I mean it...a really long one! So I started a new job recently and I was very excited about this new prospect because I...
    Plumbalina Plumbalina 26-30, F 1 Response 5 days ago

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    Basically how I felt about my best friend/now girlfriend involving her jerk ex boyfriend c: ~~~~~ You call me up, It's like a broken record Saying that your heart hurts That...
    Saudabell Saudabell 13-15, F 1 Response Jul 16

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    My jewelry mom gave me an address to a conference call about the internet!! During this call they specifically said that any direct service company that is not teaching their reps...
    brendakoval brendakoval 61-65, F 2 Responses Jul 18

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    I was having problems with sleeping. I started sleeping 24 seven and couldn't stay awake. So my doctor put me on medication that wakes me up during the day. The problem is now I...
    Britt25 Britt25 41-45, F 5 days ago

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    To be honest my boyfriend..he used to treat me like ****, like I was his second option, he chooses me over his friends, but honestly I get it, you love your boys, you need to spend...
    annaycarbonneau annaycarbonneau 18-21, F Jul 17

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    My mom blames us for being sick. She says were making her sicker. A couple days ago she couldn't even walk. She kept falling everywhere. She blames my dad most of all. She says I...
    Sometimesilence Sometimesilence 18-21, F Jul 14

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    I'd been dating my ex boyfriend for almost 3 years and spent literally every moment together at his instance. I love him and did throughout the relationship but the last few months...
    milanoie milanoie 22-25, F Jul 11

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    Please read !!!! I have osteochondritis in both my knees I was diagnosed 6 years ago at the age of 11, since then I have been prescribed to go to physio therapy and have done so...
    jomariee jomariee 16-17, F 1 Response Jul 14

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    Giving my age away here! Spanking was common in my younger days. Boys and girls and teenagers were often spanked and just got on with things. I wrote this because one of my younger...
    AbbeyNewland AbbeyNewland 56-60, F 15 Responses Jul 15

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    I've always been chubby, but now I'm purposely getting fat. There is no better feeling that looking at myself every morning and seeing how big im getting, seeing all these...
    GladlyGettingFat GladlyGettingFat 18-21, M 2 Responses 4 days ago

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    Jual sepatu murah pusat sepatu online pantofel Jual sepatu murah pusat sepatu online pantofel adidas nike puma new stability futsal.If you'd choose not to discover these warnings...
    William9875mom3 William9875mom3 31-35, M 3 days ago

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    I don't mind at all that i'm getting fatter, but i do want to set limits for myself. While i love fat and having a chubby belly i don't want to become unhealthy, fat, or obese. I'm...
    ilovefatforsomereason ilovefatforsomereason 22-25, M 3 days ago

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    Always. Always. Always. I try to be good but always fail my parents. I'm old enough to be allowed to do many things but since I live under their house I can't do anything. I have...
    piscil piscil 18-21, F 8 hrs ago

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    I have had a long section of depression. It's been caused by quite a few factors, but it's really been compounding and it has been a difficult thing to deal with. I guess it was...
    milehighHeartbreak milehighHeartbreak 31-35, M 6 days ago

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    This week was horrible.. my best friend and I are no longer speaking, my husband and I are never home to see each other and I think I'm getting sick.. I just want a better week...
    AmaiXAshuri AmaiXAshuri 26-30, F Jul 2

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    Well after months and months that then pass by. The depression, anxiety, stress and other stuff. I'm actually in the process of getting things together in my life now. The people...
    BressonX8 BressonX8 18-21, M Jul 3

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    After sharing my first experience and getting responses i feel a lot better now. :) thanks a lot you guys. this is really a good site to share your experiences and i'll be using it...
    rainbow2196 rainbow2196 18-21, F Jul 10

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    Honestly I just don't know anymore every time I try to be positive on life things just go bad again. Every since 7th grade things haven't been all that but things didn't really get...
    XFallingAngelX XFallingAngelX 16-17, F 2 Responses Jul 13

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    7 years ago, my life went downhill. I'm turning 17 next week. I sound a little young for this and you may think i'm posting this just because my hormones are busting up and down...
    roberteezy roberteezy 18-21, M Jul 14

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    You are the Living Ark of the Covenant **...on the topic of being a light for Jesus in your region, territory or city, simply by being a mouthpiece and vessel against spiritual...
    Heavenbound5511 Heavenbound5511 36-40, F 2 Responses Jul 14

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    I seriously need to make better friends. I really only have 2 and their both in a different province, I've known one since I was 11 and the other for 3-4 years now. The "best...
    misspaperwait misspaperwait 22-25, F Jul 16

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    I remember this time last year when I was getting ready to go working & traveling around Australia, lots of my friends were so excited & happy for me. Others haven't spoken to me...
    verityjay verityjay 18-21, F 3 Responses Jul 16

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    I am becoming a better person because of the things I've been through. I am learning you cannot fight fire with fire and the only way to a better life is thinking positive. Living...
    faithmonyai faithmonyai 16-17, F 5 days ago

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    I saw him today. He went out of his way to make sure of it. He came to my job. I guess he thought I wouldn't make a scene, and that we would have to speak. He apologized, and he...
    grinface grinface 22-25, F 3 days ago

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    A smile is a wonderful thing. A person stopped me today in Starbucks and said they just wanted to thank me. For what I asked somewhat surprised. Well they replied I see you here...
    bjf102 bjf102 66-70 2 Responses Jul 1

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    Every day that I have no contact with my crush, I'm going to upload a song. :-)"Dancing in the Dark" by Bruce SpringsteenI get up in the eveningand I ain't got nothing to sayI...
    TheTruthIfItKillsMe TheTruthIfItKillsMe 46-50, F 2 Responses Jul 7

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    Sleeping is one of my favourite things to do! An escape from reality and problems! Helps your mind and body heal!Also when there's a problem or something is bothering me I tend to...
    MilweePetite MilweePetite 18-21, F Jul 9

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    So I bet anyone who has seen my past experiences is really bored about me talking about my play, but I'm using this more as a journal than a blog. So if you don't want to hear...
    snowunderthestars snowunderthestars 13-15, F 1 Response Jul 6

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    For a lot of reasons I have been up and down like a yo yo. I've let life's events get the best of me. I'm normally the stronger on. The pillar, but the pillar has been falling...
    Quanitta Quanitta 26-30, F Jul 7

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    As the name of this experience implies, I indeed always feel better after a shower, especially on the hottest days of summer. Even if it's a cold shower, it's certainly better than...
    BLACKTIGER75 BLACKTIGER75 36-40, M Jul 7

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    There is a man who has changed me in so many amazing ways. For the sake of this story, I shall name him Danny. When I met Danny a year and a smidge ago, I was this overly...
    ForeverIsOver ForeverIsOver 13-15, F 1 Response Jul 8

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    Each and every day I go through these mood changes (sort of), basically I reflect back on what I did the past few days, and what I've been doing.. my failures and accomplishments...
    TomCassidy TomCassidy 22-25