Post
Experience Project iOS Android Apps | Download EP for your Mobile Device

I Am Happy to Be Me

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 130 People

    Fra-geel-lay

    Today. This is how I feel. yUck Foo
    NotLarryBubkiss NotLarryBubkiss 36-40, M 2 Responses Dec 18, 2012

    Your Response

    Cancel

    I Am Totally Happy To Be Me......

    I am very happy to be me....it took many years to get to the ME I have wanted, and I have had a lot of good people help me get here....my awesome new husband, my best friend in the world next door to us, my awesome daughter, they have been through the ride with me, and they are...
    SassyBabe39 SassyBabe39 41-45, F 2 Responses Jun 24, 2010

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Why Won't I Be? =)

    yeah. i am happy  being me=)
    mistyeyedlass mistyeyedlass 18-21, F 3 Responses Apr 19, 2009

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Because.....And if id never had made those

    mistakes i would not be the woman i am today!lilreddressღ 
    lilreddress lilreddress 36-40, F 4 Responses Sep 1

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Finally I Am Beating Depression!!

    For the first time in nearly 7 years i am happy to be me!! I am getting over my depression!! It feels so good to be able leave the house by myself!! As i mentioned in my other story i recently broke up with my boyfriend. It took alot of strength to do that. I depended on him...
    commodore720 commodore720 19-21, F 1 Response May 13, 2007

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Yes, I Am Happy Being Me!

    Being transgender has made my life confusing, difficult, sometime painful.I am living my life today, being myself. I am just me, and I like being me.I've come to accept me over all these years of living with myself.I am a woman, I know this.Being a woman is a lot of work but...
    Josie06 Josie06 56-60, F 2 Responses Feb 2, 2012

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Me

     I'm happy,How I like it,The way it should be,There's nothin',Makes me happier,Than being me.
    lazycrazybasket lazycrazybasket 46-50, M 1 Response Nov 7, 2011

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Almost There!

    For a really really really long time, I was extremely self-conscious and I held myself back and I wasn't happy. At all. But recently, I've been doing some self-reflection, and I decided to change that. I realized that I deserve better than the expectations that I was setting for...
    deleted deleted 26-30 3 Responses Mar 12, 2012

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Just Me

    I know I'm not perfect. BUT I am perfectly me! xo
    HisLady HisLady 22-25, F Sep 11, 2009

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Bi-polar Survivor

    Anyone who suffers with bi-polar.Should all know that it's not easy.All the **** we feel,Suicidal Tendencies,Anger,Depression,Etc.We get labeled as crazy,psycho and before, this use to bother me but for the last 3 years.I could care less what people label me.Yup I'm Bi-polar and...
    antisocialbutterfly antisocialbutterfly 26-30, F 2 Responses Apr 11, 2007

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Sure

    100% happy being me. Smiles.  
    mother1983 mother1983 31-35, F 2 Responses Apr 18, 2009

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Related Experiences

    I have been chasing happiness for awhile now. The kind of happy that you only feel when you're a kid. When I think of happiness, I see this: a Summer day when I was a kid...
    RubyLane RubyLane 41-45, F 5 Responses 10 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    THE ROLLING STONES "Happy" Well I never kept a dollar past sunset, It always burned a hole in my pants. Never made a school mama happy, Never blew a second chance. I need a love...
    jml2000 jml2000 56-60, M 2 Responses Dec 3

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Who wants fame and fortune? Not me. I want happiness. You could throw a million dollars at my face and guess what?! I'll throw it right back at yours. I don't need money to be...
    KortneeAnne KortneeAnne 26-30, F 6 Responses Nov 25

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I am so happy that I can't describe it. I feel like for the first time in my life I have truly been happy. But it's wired because I am happy but I don't even know why I am happy. I...
    NoraCipirano NoraCipirano 13-15, F 1 Response 2 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Just how happy can a guy get ? Well, pretty unbelievably fantastically indescribably astonishingly happy :-))) I have the most beautiful, kind and gentle perfect boyfriend. Just a...
    ryan015 ryan015 13-15, M 1 Response Dec 11

    Your Response

    Cancel
    my happy moments are like flash light in long dark cold night i can't be happy with my present i want feel happy even for short time
    narmer2015 narmer2015 22-25, M 5 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I am a happy gay boy as the thingy says, I've bubbly happy ( sun-shiney) personality, I love cuddles, snuggles and warm hugs ( I'm like olaf from frozen in a way ). I love talking...
    RyRyOfAwesomeness RyRyOfAwesomeness 13-15, M 1 Response Nov 26

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I'm just always in a good mood, unless someone entices me otherwise. I love to be happy, and for those around me to be happy, so even if one of my friend's is mad at me it's very...
    Lilysilver13 Lilysilver13 16-17, F 1 Response Nov 26

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Happy Thanksgiving!!!When your loved ones count their blessings I hope they count you twice. This is my special greeting for Thanksgiving time to express to each of you my...
    LadyGypsy LadyGypsy 36-40, F 2 Responses Nov 27

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I am in pain..emotional pain..I feel lost and alone.. Yet I have a good hard working husband, and four beautiful healthy children, a house, cars, big back yard, a pool...etc.. Not...
    Sorrentina Sorrentina 41-45, F 9 Responses Nov 28

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I'm aware that there are so many more experiences about not being happy with one's body, or having physical body image issues. But I am happy to say that I'm perfectly fine with my...
    Quiche5 Quiche5 18-21, M Dec 5

    Your Response

    Cancel
    It took 8 years but I can proudly say that I am finally happy with who I am and I can finally say that I love myself. I am constantly staying positive and constantly reminding...
    Fifimeow Fifimeow 18-21, F 5 Responses Dec 7

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I am a kind hearted and I truly do want (almost) everyone to be happy but seeing happy people only worsens my depression. I will see people having fun and smiling with their...
    oohfiretwerks oohfiretwerks 13-15, F Dec 14

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Today is just a great day :) I might study or watch a movie. Any suggestions?? And it saddens me when people aren't happy when I am if that makes sense? What makes me an even...
    AlohaJess AlohaJess 13-15, F 2 Responses Dec 15

    Your Response

    Cancel
    My economies teacher is a very happy person, like too happy. He's so sarcastic and annoying lol its nothing wrong with being happy but that man should get it tattooed on his...
    MakaylaCorlisa MakaylaCorlisa 13-15, F 2 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Whenever I'm with friends I'm feeling happy but i can feel really deep within me I'm not happy.. I just can't help it. I always try to be happy but it doesn't seem to work.
    Danzcho Danzcho 18-21, F 1 day ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    When i thought that i didn't really have a best friend, my high school friends and i reunited, and they are absolutely the most highest candidate for being my best friend. I'm...
    needsoutlet needsoutlet 18-21, F Nov 25

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I just wanted to have a post on my profile that isn't negative. When I first started using EP I was struggling with my depression and my thoughts. But I'm fairly happy or rather...
    ChthonicMassacre ChthonicMassacre 16-17, F Nov 26

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Happy ThanksgivingI'm sure many of you ladies are busy in preparation of tomorrow's feast. In case you don't hear it, I just wanted to say thank you. Of course I'll be thinking of...
    DirtyMartini DirtyMartini 41-45, M 3 Responses Nov 26

    Your Response

    Cancel
    it is early and late for me so instead of trying to wish all one at a time happy Thanksgiving I will do it like this to all of you who have prayed for me and with me a special...
    rckt148 rckt148 51-55, M 2 Responses Nov 27

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Okay, I'm not real excited about how the Europeans ended up repaying the natives of the New World for saving their lives way back when, but I'm thankful that my needs are met. I'm...
    puck61 puck61 51-55, M 8 Responses Nov 27

    Your Response

    Cancel
    You really never know if it's love or infatuation till you come to a point in your life that you're comfortable being single. It's like a stone hitting your head and you realize...
    kmisfit123 kmisfit123 18-21, F Nov 27

    Your Response

    Cancel
    That's saying a lot huh? I've had lots of things happen to me, from my house burning down, to relationships toppling over, to my parents being divorced, but I'm happy... I'm...
    naco26withcheese naco26withcheese 13-15, M Nov 29

    Your Response

    Cancel
    My gamer hubby basically cut off all physical contact after a crappy year of therapy and testosterone shots. That was in October 2010. I'm laying in my friends bed, sprawled across...
    babyhands babyhands 36-40, F 4 Responses Nov 30

    Your Response

    Cancel
    i would rather be happy within myself as a person, treat ppl good, and stable in life, then rich in money living the good life and feel miserable within myself and terrible to...
    Deztiney Deztiney 36-40, F Nov 30

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I do miss you I just thought we were meant to be I guess now, we’ll never know The only thing I want is for you to be happy Whether it be with me, or without me I just want you...
    SunshineH316 SunshineH316 22-25, F 1 Response Dec 3

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I'm so happy and thankfull for being alive. I'm so happy that I can hear music and see colors and beautiful peoples and landscapes. And I'm so thankful that I have really good...
    marko1234567 marko1234567 22-25, M Dec 7

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I was inspired to post this by seeing another ep member respond. It is so easy sometimes to focus on our problems that we forget to be greatful for what makes us happy - and to...
    KatieTreat KatieTreat 51-55, T 4 Responses Dec 8

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Well it's not in order but the things that make me happy is my mom, music, my car, swimming, sushi, my dog, watching movies, going out, stuff like that makes me happy
    andreaespe andreaespe 18-21, F 2 Responses Dec 8

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I'm not scared of being happy- I just feel guilty being happy when the people I care about are so sad.
    TaliaRice TaliaRice 18-21, F 1 Response Dec 14

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Happy people are adaptable- they easily adjust themselves to accept what is not possible. If you're unhappy about simething, notice haw your ego holds onto it and won't let go if...
    Zelaleme Zelaleme 46-50, F Dec 15

    Your Response

    Cancel
    It's the day when married daughters pay a visit to their parents houses and is referred to as kāinián (開年/开年, "beginning on the year".The 1st day is always to welcome the...
    Michael0962opo3 Michael0962opo3 31-35, M Dec 17

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I am not happy today. I feel like I want some (real) friends to go out and this Is bad cause I hate people... ~Not Happy :/
    lizablack lizablack 18-21, F a week ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    OMG im sooo happy I got him back I got him back im so happy !!!!!!!!
    relapsing14 relapsing14 13-15, F 1 Response 6 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Happy Holidays... Enjoy it and be happy.
    Zelaleme Zelaleme 46-50, F 6 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    You know it doesn't take long to be happy. It takes less muscles to smile than it dos to frown. It would be nice if we could make just one person happy each day. So get the old...
    Thrash1 Thrash1 61-65, M 5 days ago