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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 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 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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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

    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 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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    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 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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    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 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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    Now that I know there's no way out of this so why the hell not be happy and accept it as truth. I'm back to crying all the time but I'm okay now I'm happy now. Everything has an...
    SwanNual SwanNual 22-25, F 2 Responses Nov 8

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    I am so happy now because I am with you babe
    Chloe158 Chloe158 13-15, F Oct 31

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    OMG!!! Haven't you ever just came home from work, or anywhere, and for no reason at all, just been extremely horny? Well, that's how i am right now!!! It's going to be a long night...
    Subbie4You Subbie4You 41-45, M 1 Response 1 hr ago

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    I'm so broken... I can't stop crying... It hurts so much... We've broken up and I have to work with her everyday, have to see her pretty face, and know that I'll never get to hold...
    MrCutBleedSmile MrCutBleedSmile 18-21, M 5 Responses Nov 8

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    Just wanted somewhere to write this I guess. I got in a pretty serious relationship when I just turned 17 and it was great for the most part, we could spend whole days together...
    dch29 dch29 22-25, M Oct 28

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    Appreciating what you have, and everything that lead to you having it. If you can manage to take a few seconds every day to remind yourself of all the fortunate things about your...
    pleasantlyanonymous pleasantlyanonymous 22-25 1 hr ago

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    Last past week I can't help to smile and be grateful for life. I know I have some problems going on right now but I'm not going to let those problems make me depressed anymore. I'm...
    DeterminedToMakeLifeWorthIt DeterminedToMakeLifeWorthIt 16-17, F 2 Responses Oct 31

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    Marriage There are two kinds of things in life, basically: logical, and emotional. Emotionally driven things tend to turn out badly, for me anyway. I’ve been in love 7 or more...
    Regrets472 Regrets472 26-30, F Nov 11

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    So I feel like I've been so stressed and self pitying recently and that will he me nowhere- it's not going to get me overseas, it's not goin to get me a significant other, it's not...
    ginabytheway ginabytheway 18-21, F Oct 26

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    Uncertainty...this is the one thing that I don't know how to cope with. I've been living with my boyfriend for the past 3 years and I must say I have never seen more unstable...
    LorelaiSky LorelaiSky 26-30, F 5 Responses Nov 1

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    Today's my birthday!!! I'm SOOOO happy! I'm 15 now (finally) and to celebrate I went out with a couple of friends to lunch. Today is some Mexican holiday, so here we don't have...
    ThisIsJustForFun ThisIsJustForFun 13-15, F 1 Response Nov 13

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    I feel a little bit better today. My love Ahmad doesn't care about me and I realized that I'm wasting so much time thinking about him which make me sad for nothing in return.  I...
    unknown159231 unknown159231 18-21, F Nov 2

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    I don't know if it's depression, or what, but since last year i've been feeling like I have no direction in my life, like I don't like nothing, I've been feeling that what is ahead...
    licito licito 18-21, F 4 days ago

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    can anyone relate to me here? 39 years old. healthy. had great parents and family. world at your fingertips. college grad. had big dreams, wants to make a difference but it all...
    twarner84 twarner84 26-30, M 2 Responses 2 days ago

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    To tell me it's going to be okay and it doesn't matter if I'm going to be sent to a temple somewhere in Thailand or shipping off to Taipei for a year. That I'll survive on my own...
    SwanNual SwanNual 22-25, F 8 Responses Nov 17

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    Sometimes, usually without any warning, there are days all I want is to sleep. I want to hide away from my problems under the covers and just stay there. That's the kind of day it...
    belovely belovely 16-17, F 2 Responses Nov 14

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    My boyfriend broke up with me about 3-4 weeks ago now. He said that he didn't know how to make me happy and he didn't want to keep trying. I was devastated. I stopped eating and...
    rorimori rorimori 18-21, F 3 Responses Nov 9

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    Hi everyone. I'm new here. I was looking for a site that would give me the opportunity to vent. In late January of 2013, I was at work. This handsome looking Hispanic guy...
    MissVa MissVa 26-30, F 3 Responses Nov 9

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    I thank God every day for finally showing me my calling in life. It took a long time to fully understand it, but now that I do, I will live the rest of my days on earth...
    QuickandtheDead QuickandtheDead 46-50, M 2 Responses Nov 13

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    1. Kyle 2. Zuberlina 3. Jadey 4. Samiyah 5. Tatiana 6. Mariella 7. Ariana 8. Darby 9. Sophie 10. Maddy 11. Justin Bieber 12. Ed Sheeran 13. Ariana Grande 14. Bruno Mars 15. Eminem...
    MrsDuckx3 MrsDuckx3 16-17, F Nov 5

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    So me and this guy have been cool for about a year now. We both were into each other. And have had a great time together. I was a good "friend" to him after he had just got out of...
    johnsonj68 johnsonj68 18-21, F Nov 10

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    Right now, I am thinking about suicide. I thought I was going to have a good day today but it ended up bad. Today, I cleaned up the whole house for my mom. I knew she would be...
    WeirdOtaku WeirdOtaku 18-21, F 6 Responses 5 days ago

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    All I want is just to be happy. I just want to go one day where I can be happy all day long. I'm always either angry or sad. Most of the time the things I get frustrated over, are...
    Jessica4729 Jessica4729 13-15, F 1 Response Oct 26

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    How do i fake being happy in my abusive relationship in order to keep the peace until I am able to get out??? HELP!!!! Any women out there understand what I'm going through...
    26andHurt 26andHurt 26-30, F Nov 2

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    I have agreed to take care of my sister's puppy while she's on vacation. For a whole week. o.o Oh dear. She offered to pay me for it but I told her I didn't mind doing it for free...
    Friability Friability 18-21 4 Responses Nov 14

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    Just got the phone call from college that the course I studied so hard to get into wants me in their class! I'm so happy! This is going to get me started in life and will help me...
    ZoAnnBow ZoAnnBow 16-17, F 3 Responses a week ago

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    I'm definitely not happy with where I'm at right now. I'm in a rut. But I'll persevere eventually. That's how I do. I was happy once and I can be happy again. Just gotta jam it...
    GoddessThemis GoddessThemis 22-25, F 3 Responses Nov 4

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    Pursuit of happiness... its so difficult.. we do all the things for it.. and i did the same.. my pursuit is going nowhere.. its just sad waking up each day and night knowing...
    sunnsood sunnsood 26-30, M 2 Responses Nov 7

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    Ever since I join Uni, that I started having moments when I would just feel depressive and fed up of my life and everything in it. At first it only happened during thoses times...
    escapemyreality escapemyreality 22-25, F 1 Response Nov 8

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    I shut off my door from family and friends because I thought I only needed one person in my life who told me to leave and ignore everyone.I thought it was right.Even if I wasn't...
    4BlackForest 4BlackForest 36-40, F 6 Responses Nov 10

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    Friday has finally come, and I am screwed up as usual. It's so bittersweet; my skin is warm and my problems have faded into the distance. I may not have anything else going for me...
    Tucker66 Tucker66 16-17 Nov 15

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    I could go on forever about my relationship but to make it quick....my boyfriend of 12 years has a drug addiction and has cheated and lied quite a bit in the past. There has been...
    deekay4 deekay4 41-45, F 6 days ago

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