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I Am Going To Be Happy Now

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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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    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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    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 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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    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 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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    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 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 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

    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 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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    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 1 Response May 8, 2011

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    This isn't some kid whining about therapy. This is a passionate F you to the system. How is this crap supposed to make me feel better? It's mandated by the state so I can't just...
    mardalfoosen mardalfoosen 13-15, F 1 Response 2 days ago

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    And to those smart ones who think I don't know the song I've posted is about no selfesteem and self hatred.....yeah I figured it out back in the 90's when it came out okay - no...
    Littlemisssomebody Littlemisssomebody 31-35, F 9 hrs ago

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    I lose my weight about 6 kg.. i'm soo happy, but still i have to lose 15 kg more... wish me luck..
    storyboutme storyboutme 26-30, F 1 Response 7 hrs ago

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    I'm so much happy. I was been at work since last 3 months and i was out of my beloved country. now I'm going back to my country within few days. I don't like going home and meeting...
    YaminMalik YaminMalik 18-21, M Jan 14

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    I have so many things to be happy about! The first one is that I tried on my interview suit top and it fits so much better than before. Even when I was down by 15 pounds in the...
    HigherCalling HigherCalling 22-25, F 1 Response Jan 9

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    Today is not starting out good. I usually don't rant about my problems but man, I am with a man who hates to work. He is in construction so does not always work but when he does he...
    orcore orcore 36-40, F 1 Response Jan 13

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    I forgot about this site. I found it 2 years ago and shared two stories. I read them again today and I realized something... I will never be normal. I know I know, there is no...
    ambmo1 ambmo1 26-30, F 6 days ago

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    MMMartin MMMartin 51-55, F 6 Responses Dec 30, 2014

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    I am happy because the guy I like wants to hang out again! A little short notice He said he really misses me and wants to see me thursday or Friday today was Thursday and sadly I...
    Justbeingmeok Justbeingmeok 18-21, F Jan 15

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    Most of my stories on here have been super sad. I was in a dark place for a long time. It's finally 2015, the year I graduate high school. I'm not sure why exactly it took me so...
    troublelover08 troublelover08 18-21, F 4 Responses Jan 6

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    Following the yellow brick road..I have a couple of health concerns at the moment,stomach issues,thyroid issues,anxiety,depression,others..I want to heal my body as much as I can...
    simpleandpossible simpleandpossible 22-25, F 2 Responses Jan 16

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    EXPIRED though the shot hurt alot you seemed very relieved, you said now you will always come back to me . well A few years later I happened to run to far , I could not see you...
    youreadwhat youreadwhat 18-21, F 4 days ago

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    I have been away from my desk for a loong time. At least it seemed so.Anyway I have been real busy and Happy New Years to all.I know this will be a good year.My life will never be...
    KiannaJ KiannaJ 22-25, F Jan 3

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    I don't know where to start. Hmmm.... I am constantly daydreaming about divorce. But I feel asking for a divorce would be selfish being we have three kids and all. So I stay. I...
    DrivenLady DrivenLady 31-35, F 19 Responses Jan 5

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    "The sun is filling up the room, and I can hear you dreaming. Do you feel the way I do... Right now?" All my friends sent me a snapchat this morning as they were up and awake...
    starkizzed21 starkizzed21 22-25, F 1 Response Jan 13

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    Sometimes I wonder: Am I ever going to be truly happy with my life? Honestly I don't think I have ever been truly happy. I know that we can't go thru life just being happy all of...
    vikkianne vikkianne 31-35, F Jan 15

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    Everything, I'm going to miss it when I once could make you laugh, last year, could make you smile, when u wanted to hug me just because, when you'd want to hold my hand without...
    BlueSkysAreCold BlueSkysAreCold 22-25, F 5 days ago

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    from just what happened only 2 maybe an hour ago I met an amazing person who knew what I was going through, she picked me up while I was physically causing harm to myself and...
    inthehiddenshadows inthehiddenshadows 16-17, M 2 Responses Dec 30, 2014

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    Happy New Year's Eve lovelies! Hope everyone has a fantastic day(: I'm going ice skating at Rockefeller center right now... Hopefully I don't break an arm
    ErikaaaaaRenee ErikaaaaaRenee 18-21, F 4 Responses Dec 31, 2014

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    I wish everyone a great 2015 with a lot of love, health, happiness, new friendships, adventures, success and possibilities! Be happy with what you have, fight for what you want and...
    Nightowl2012 Nightowl2012 18-21, F 2 Responses Dec 31, 2014

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    Now I am looking for the rest of my buddies: Doc Dopey Bashful Grumpy Sneezy Sleepy This is the closest I am going to get to Happy! At least I'm not Grumpy anymore.
    unluckE unluckE 31-35, M 2 Responses Jan 9

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    it's now 2015. I'm not going to say "I hope you have a good year" because that's impossible. Everybody has their ups and downs because that's what life is all about. You have to...
    buttonsandbowsx buttonsandbowsx 13-15, F Dec 31, 2014

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    Last night at roughly 7:00pm, my parents told me they felt like there was something on my mind, and I should feel comfortable telling them. This was strange to me, because, I...
    KylieKaat KylieKaat 18-21, F 2 Responses Jan 7

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