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I Am Going To Be Happy Now

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 101 People

    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 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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    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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    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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    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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    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

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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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    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 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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    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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    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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    So i met this guy. He knows

    who he is:) and we hit it off amazingly. Yeah, things are great.
    BeautifulCatastr0phe BeautifulCatastr0phe 16-17, F 1 Response Jul 18

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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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    ...

    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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    Today I spent time with one of my closest friends. Instead of shutting everyone out, I spent time with them. My sadness went from horrible to completely okay. I'm so happy now..it...
    Brookiesayseyoo Brookiesayseyoo 13-15, F 1 day ago

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    Yah and my mom said yes to a dress so I get to go in a dress I'm really just happy now my mood changed :).
    J5227 J5227 13-15, T Oct 8

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    When I was younger, I was so careless. I always smiled and laughed. My cousin used to call me 'smiley'. I used to go with the flow and do whatever I wanted and be free and happy...
    dogsareCute16 dogsareCute16 16-17, F 1 Response Oct 8

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    I am going through a breakup again. With the same man. We broke up every two weeks. He would blow up over something small, and walk out on me. And he lives next door! I can't...
    suewithaz suewithaz 41-45, F 28 mins ago

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    I don't want to be expected to be happy with settling for less because I have baggage and issues. Yet, I know that the people who say that you can have the life you want no matter...
    Friability Friability 18-21 1 Response 14 hrs ago

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    I have browsed my girl friends blogs .They bought a lot of cute stuffs..I have not this feeling for ages..The place where I often go is bookstore..I wanna ace my English..And of...
    Farmerwork Farmerwork 22-25, F 7 hrs ago

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    Only two cramps last night. Worked hard and few cramps. Tickled. Miracle. Now if the mentor would be so happy. Instead of critical and crabby.
    Livyn4pals Livyn4pals 46-50, M 7 hrs ago

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    Ever since I can remember I have been around nothing but arguing,fusing and fighting. Out of all my siblings I always felt like I had to be strong and not complain because things...
    tinakem5 tinakem5 16-17, F 7 hrs ago

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    I understand that this is just a phase where I have to endure all the challenges that I'm facing. The beginning of something is never easy for anyone I suppose.. I also think...
    courtsley courtsley 18-21, F 10 hrs ago

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    It still hurts when I hear her name... And its worse when i see Her.... Every one says I an idiot for still caring about her... I live in a small town... If I see her tonigth I...
    truni truni 31-35, M 1 Response 5 hrs ago

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    I should be happy that my husband stays home instead of going out with his "friends". I should be happy that instead of getting wasted, my husband plays video games all night. I...
    Mystery08 Mystery08 22-25, F 1 Response a week ago

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    I want to say happy birthday today to the most amazing man in my life, your my lover, my boyfriend and most of all your my best friend. Love you always!
    slimsweet98 slimsweet98 22-25, F 16 hrs ago

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    I just live that song by Pharrell Williams! It's good to be happy, the world is a better place! It takes conditioning though because you get presented with news desperately...
    Skjeggstad Skjeggstad 22-25, F 2 Responses 15 hrs ago

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    Too bad I'm never happy. *Cue in Zuko moment*
    ChanelLove12 ChanelLove12 70+, F 7 hrs ago

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    Went to therapy today and it was really nice to see how far I've come. My therapist was really proud of me and so was I. A few months ago, I never would've the ought recovery was...
    queercutie queercutie 16-17, F 7 hrs ago

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    I was traveling with family and we stopped in Georgia, I was recently talking to some friends online that live in Georgia and they wanted me to meet them. So I went to go meet them...
    Hillary777McNally Hillary777McNally 16-17, F Sep 30

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    I was traveling with family and we stopped in Georgia, I was recently talking to some friends online that live in Georgia and they wanted me to meet them. So I went to go meet them...
    Hillary777McNally Hillary777McNally 16-17, F Sep 30

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    Met some amazing people recently who make me very happy. The problem with that, is I'm never (I mean NEVER) this happy, and can't possibly be this happy without a few months worth...
    ArrowPewPew ArrowPewPew 18-21 4 Responses Oct 12

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    I'm sad ... today was an awful day. without any mention that I feel broke because of my love Ahmad , other things happened to me which made me feel worse.  Firstly, I used to...
    unknown159231 unknown159231 18-21, F 2 days ago

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    I'm sad ... today was an awful day. without any mention that I feel broke because of my love Ahmad , other things happened to me which made me feel worse.  Firstly, I used to...
    unknown159231 unknown159231 18-21, F 2 days ago

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    Like is a very strong word. It could lead to Love or Lust. Love and Lust are strong emotions that are very distinct from each other. Now i know perfectly well where the...
    Listening2us Listening2us 26-30, F Sep 30

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    Recently iv been becoming mildly depressed with my life. I feel stuck and that my life is going downhill. It's is so stupid I'm in high school for goodness sakes I should be happy...
    xxrep99xx xxrep99xx 13-15, F 2 Responses Oct 6

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    http://www.experienceproject.com/stories/Was-Bullied/4606483 Read this first, this is basically part one of the story. Sorry this is long, & kinda venting. My therapist has started...
    njgirll njgirll 16-17, F 1 Response Oct 7

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    I knew that going off my medication would bring back bad depression days... I just really hated taking pills... When I get depressed out of nowhere all I want to do is lay in my...
    MarissaDreams MarissaDreams 18-21, F Sep 28

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    So, today is the day. The day that make all other days seem worthless. The day that's so special that everyone wishes this day could be everyday. Um, I don't know what I'm talking...
    MrsDuckx3 MrsDuckx3 16-17, F 4 Responses Sep 30

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    Wen i was 5 years old i had adhd my dad took it away from me wen i was 18 , my mom began to abused me wen i was 8 years old emotionally and physically , she told me to kill myslef...
    paola93 paola93 18-21, F 3 Responses Oct 10

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    Im not going to talk about an a experience but simply create one right now. I want to take the time to Good Morning (: and that all the battles that each and everyone of you have...
    SoTrill SoTrill 16-17, M 2 Responses Oct 14

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    all id ever cry about and wanted ever since i was little girl was to wake up with a mom and dad that loved each other that could provide a nice stable happy home. Yet all i got was...
    Tristechica22 Tristechica22 18-21, F a week ago

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    Good evening everyone. For some reason I'm having a real ****** night. My ex boyfriend is deleting my posts on CL. He does not want me to be happy I guess. The one guy I really...
    lonelygirl1313 lonelygirl1313 51-55, F Oct 4

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    Good evening everyone. For some reason I'm having a real ****** night. My ex boyfriend is deleting my posts on CL. He does not want me to be happy I guess. The one guy I really...
    lonelygirl1313 lonelygirl1313 51-55, F 1 Response Oct 4

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    Half of the time it's because I need to stand strong like today umm well my mom wants to have more kids and we all are happy and want her to have more so she went to the doctors...
    livelovehopefree livelovehopefree 13-15, F Oct 16

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    Although that I'm single and wishing I could find that one person I can fully open up to and be happy with him, but I think I just need to have a good relationship with someone...
    masmelo masmelo 16-17, F a week ago

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    Mom had signed up for some type of class at the local arts and crafts store where she met 'Jill' and they had become fast friends. Jill had been to our house a few times. I was 13...
    penwizard penwizard 51-55, M 6 days ago

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    I lost my grandmother to bone cancer, lung cancer, and stage 4 breast cancer earlier this year. Not a day goes by that I don't think about her and miss her. Growing up with an...
    gummball gummball 18-21, F