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I Am Going To Be Happy Now

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    Shiny And Brand New

    It's time to start anew...Shiny and Brand New. Time to start a new chapter in life, throw away the old, and breathe in clean, fresh, healthy air. There is no reason to stay negative. All it does is weigh us down. You have to start somewhere whether it be closing the chapter of...
    ChaoticReason ChaoticReason 36-40, F 1 Response Nov 19, 2013

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    I Am In Control Of My Life.

    Life is never constantly happy or unhappy. Be in charge of our emotions can be hard but must constantly remind myself happiness is about making it happen now. I can chose to sulk and be unhappy or throw unhappiness out of the window. Its my choice and my life.No one can make me...
    unshakable unshakable 61-65, F 1 Response May 8, 2011

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    Today is going to be a good day.

    I've decided😊 I hope you have a good day too!
    PandorasDream PandorasDream 36-40, F Mar 1, 2014

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    What Gets In The Way....

    I've always been able to manage my emotions well... anger, sadness, disappointment....but one thing often gets in the way of positivity.   Worry.   I just worry so much about so many people and situations. I know worrying doesn't solve anything but i can't...
    nrskjh nrskjh 26-30, F Mar 21, 2010

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    I Am In Control Of My Life.

    Life is never constantly happy or unhappy. Be in charge of our emotions can be hard but must constantly remind myself happiness is about making it happen now. I can chose to sulk and be unhappy or throw unhappiness out of the window. Its my choice and my life.No one can make me...
    unshakable unshakable 61-65, F 3 Responses May 8, 2011

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    Going To Be Happy

    Going to be happy,Yes,Guess what?Ain't no stoppin' me,That's how I'm gonna be,You'll have to put up,I ain't changin'!
    lazycrazybasket lazycrazybasket 46-50, M Mar 13, 2012

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    Today Was...

    Today was suppose to be a great day! The day I would of seen you and said I love you probably one too many times. The wounds are still healing, my eyes are dry a lot more now, I am learning to be happy again, but today....I would of been the happiest. I loved you once, I loved...
    Vronii4 Vronii4 13-15, F Nov 24, 2012

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    i think creating this group was in itself therapeutic... (even if it's not that popular! :P ) .. it's been good for me because even when.. rather, especially when, i am feeling down i am reminded that i created this group, that i made a decision to strive to be happy now.. and...
    nrskjh nrskjh 26-30, F 1 Response Apr 28, 2010

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    I Am Done Waiting To Arrive At Happiness...

    So many of us seem to delay happiness because we haven't achieved the things we want to achieve or we are not where we want to be or we're simply waiting for circumstances to be ideal before we allow ourselves to be happy. I was just like that, believing there exists a certain...
    nrskjh nrskjh 26-30, F 2 Responses Mar 21, 2010

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    I Am Going To Happy....

    and I agree with njrkh (?is that right?)   There is no day like today to find a ray of sun and let it shine down on ya!  Hell, I have dark moments every night....and have had for some time.  But there are little joys and accomplishments/goals I am working...and...
    GreenGrl GreenGrl 46-50, F Oct 17, 2010

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    Happy Thoughts

    Yesterday, I went to see my therapist. And she was happy to see progress in my very unstable emotional state before she started seeing me. With that said, I was sort of proud of myself. For the past week, I have been trying to figure out what actually makes me sad and what makes...
    lonelydinosaur lonelydinosaur 26-30, F 1 Response Jan 20, 2013

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    I Am Happy ...

    Whenever the pressure of our complex city life thins my blood and numbs my brain, I seek relief in the trail; and when I hear the coyote wailing to the yellow dawn, my cares fall from me - I am happy. Hamlin Garland
    expressomarkie expressomarkie 46-50, M 1 Response Nov 12, 2013

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    Am Definitely Going To Be Happy Today...

    coz it's my birthday! :D I know a lot of ladies dread turning 30 but when i turned 30 last year i was sooooo happy! It felt like an achievement... to get there intact and sane despite the heartaches and disappointments that i grit my teeth thru...felt like i've come into my...
    nrskjh nrskjh 26-30, F May 10, 2010

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    Today Is

    My birthday. And it's no different from any other day. Not special at all. Pay the bills do some chores and go back to work. But I am definitely thankful for my family and another year.
    lonelydinosaur lonelydinosaur 26-30, F 3 Responses Oct 14, 2013

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    I just got offered admission for psychology at uOttawa, and I accepted!! I'm so excited that I'll be able to start towards my career as a counsellor. I hope to major in psychology...
    avey10 avey10 18-21, F 5 Responses 3 days ago

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    without any especially reason i'm very happy now,i think today is very nice.i wish happy moment and beautiful smile for you too;-D
    amirelmi amirelmi 31-35, M 1 Response Feb 7

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    I waited for someone else to bring me happiness and all he did was just break my heart, the relationship was so frustrating that I would get sick for no reason and also mad at...
    mas80 mas80 31-35, F Feb 9

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    well, I'm new to this site......I don't know how it exactly works but anyway, I'm sharing my experience here. I'm a 20 year old male from India doing my engineering. I started to...
    alpha8994 alpha8994 18-21, M 1 Response 8 hrs ago

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    iam happy because I finally knows what I really want from life. I I want the love of my life I hope that will happen after month from now too month and half wish me good luck guys...
    Lilyalexandergia Lilyalexandergia 18-21, F 1 Response 2 hrs ago

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    I have no idea but I am really happy today! Partly because so many people on here have been so nice to me today. A little encouraging phrase from a random stranger can sometimes to...
    RH17 RH17 18-21, F 3 Responses 1 hr ago

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    Happy Birthday in heaven to the great actor, David Niven born in 1910 on this date. Also happy birthday in heaven to the great band leader Glenn Miller who was born in 1904. Check...
    johnny048 johnny048 46-50, M 1 hr ago

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    HAPPY BIRTHDAY!!!! To my brother Ben is who is 18 today!!! :))))) xxx (And anyone else who has a birthday today!) HAPPY BIRTHDAY!!!! :)
    Hannah1100 Hannah1100 13-15, F 1 Response 1 hr ago

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    I would be happy if I had a girlfriend
    cameronhaswell13 cameronhaswell13 13-15, M 4 Responses 9 hrs ago

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    This Is Going To Be A Very Exclusive Club!
    DonnaDomm DonnaDomm 26-30, F 9 hrs ago

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    1 Listening to my children laugh 2 Talking to my son about his views of the world 3 Watching my daughter dance 4 When either of my kids wants a hug and cuddle as most of the time...
    00FlyingHome 00FlyingHome 41-45, F 5 Responses Feb 10

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    ...where I have lived in a sexless marriage for 38 years. I spent most of our early marriage, before children, sleeping in our spare bedroom. When we DID have sex, every year and a...
    midagehippie midagehippie 56-60 1 Response Feb 16

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    I am tired of being this way, constantly comparing my life to others, (she has it better,, ect) i am not gratfull for what i have. i am 26 years old, very attractive, amazing body...
    Gena11 Gena11 22-25, F Feb 15

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    I am tired of being this way, constantly comparing my life to others, (she has it better,, ect) i am not gratfull for what i have. i am 26 years old, very attractive, amazing body...
    Gena11 Gena11 22-25, F Feb 15

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    I am tired of being this way, constantly comparing my life to others, (she has it better,, ect) i am not gratfull for what i have. i am 26 years old, very attractive, amazing body...
    Gena11 Gena11 22-25, F Feb 15

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    I am tired of being this way, constantly comparing my life to others, (she has it better,, ect) i am not gratfull for what i have. i am 26 years old, very attractive, amazing body...
    Gena11 Gena11 22-25, F 1 Response Feb 15

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    So, its been five months in my weight loss journey. Temptations to quit this new hard life is rising in me. I have been going really hard on my self for most days....jogging for...
    Significant Significant 26-30, F 1 Response Feb 20

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    Does anyone else feel that if things are going really well that something bad is going to happen? Like really bad. Things are going well for me with school, my internship is...
    jhnn0356 jhnn0356 18-21, F Feb 8

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    Posted by LetItGo000 on February 10th, 2015 at 10:06 AM Hi everyone! How are you? Before anything, I'd like to say that this confession may be a little long, but I really need...
    LetItGo000 LetItGo000 18-21, F Feb 12

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    So I've always hated going to the gym. hated it. not because I hate working out but I hate people watching you. like they've got nothing else to do while lifting or running. Well...
    LadyWildFlower LadyWildFlower 22-25, F 5 days ago

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    I'm going to selfhelpfest, this will be my second time attending :P
    BatVein BatVein 16-17, F 6 hrs ago

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    Spread the word that I'm coming to change the world, People might laugh, They may say bad things, But in the end they'll regret it, I'm going to change the world one way or...
    MsListener MsListener 18-21, F 1 hr ago

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    About two years ago, I was asked to describe myself and I realized that I didn't really know who I am. So, instead of finding qualities, I wrote a list of things that makes me...
    Jeanne506 Jeanne506 16-17, F Feb 17

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    Chinese New Year 2015: things you need to know about the Year of the Goat (or Sheep) Everything you need to know about yang, pillows and primroses Today... Feb 19 2015...
    expressomarkie expressomarkie 46-50, M Feb 19

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    Hello! My name is Anna, I'm 28 years old, I'm coming from Athens, Greece and I live in Germany. I've been with my ex for 7,5 years. He loved me very much, he was full in love...
    annagreece annagreece 26-30, F Feb 20

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    I really am. Life is pretty damn good. Sure I still have stuff to sort out. It's going to take a while. Today I face the awful paperwork. Yesterday I got caught by a piece of...
    grommit3 grommit3 36-40, F 5 Responses Feb 21

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    So here's the thing, HAPPY has a pretty big space in my life. I'm usually a very happy person, try to find the good in everything. It's a shame there are these unhappy moments in...
    destiny2015 destiny2015 36-40, F 2 Responses 6 days ago

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    My mother has always had a great influence in my decisions in life. From petty things like what clothes to shop to important matters such as my career, she's always had a say in...
    thecasualdilettante thecasualdilettante 22-25, F 2 Responses Feb 17

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    Today is a special day for us . Us, yes because it's exactly 1 year today (19th Feb) we met on here. Yes EP has its critics . So many of them tell me that this site has changed...
    JohnCrighton JohnCrighton 51-55, M 1 Response Feb 18

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    But I struggle to see that anything is really worth it. WARNING: DEPRESSING STORY AHEAD, WISHING FOR POSITIVITY IN ANSWERS PLEASE ;) I mean, on the plus, I see a guy at work...
    cloudsoflife cloudsoflife 26-30, M 3 Responses 1 day ago

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    I do. I can be cynical about most holidays, but V-day isn't one of them. Let's all be thankful we don't have to get together with the whole fam damnily. They don't draw out...
    adianoeta adianoeta 26-30, F 3 Responses Feb 13

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    Tears of joy, tears of nervousness, a little regret mixed in there; tonight is probably going to be both joyous and rough. I have been estranged from my parents for just over 2...
    frostyflower frostyflower 26-30, F 3 Responses Feb 18

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    It's over, he asked to cut me out, and I finally gave it to him...only after I could totally see it wasn't healthy, it was all wrong to begin with. we both messed up, and also...
    BlueSkysAreCold BlueSkysAreCold 22-25, F 2 days ago

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