I Am Just Looking to Be Happy

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    The Pinnacle

    I know that we have to walk through the valleys, then climb the mountain to truly appreciate the pinnacle, but why does there have to be so many valleys for all of us lately?  My hope for all my circle is that we reach the pinnacle together and that it be soon. 
    fungirlmmm fungirlmmm
    46-50, F
    8 Responses Mar 11, 2009

    Formula #1 For Happiness

      In my opinion - A formula for happiness. Happiness= What you want - What you can get + what you will settle for. Doesn't always work, but can be revisied.
    retiredfather retiredfather
    61-65, M
    Mar 12, 2009

    Right Now - Why Can'T I Be Happy? Or At Least...Neutral

    I currently want to slit my wrists and bleed out so I never have to wake up to this horrible life ever again. The thought of never having to be awake again excites me and makes me feel warm and relaxed all at the same time, because I would finally be at peace. I am tired of being...
    instantquack instantquack
    18-21, F
    Jan 25, 2013

    Life Is Quicksand

    Let me tell you after all my years of being depressed I learned one thing. This poem is meant for the people who are here, who are reading it, who needed it.Life Is Quicksand Life is quicksand Your friends are your support system They hold you up when you're feeling down When I'm...
    instantquack instantquack
    18-21, F
    Jan 11, 2013

    I want to text someone right

    now find a beautiful girl
    oflame oflame
    16-17, F
    Dec 29, 2014

    Treasure Hunting

    Faerie tried looking. I put up missing posters on walls and posts. I turned over my bed. I went to the brightest room. And what I found instead Is that we do not look for happiness. We make our own. We make ourselves happy. And only then Will we be able to share And find other's...
    Sylphy Sylphy
    41-45, F
    1 Response Apr 3, 2012

    About To Burst

    I just need someone to share my story with, i guess. Someone who actually wants to listen. But, every time I try to let it out I either lose a friend or become even more of an introvert than I already am.... I just need a way out. Don't get me wrong. I'm not suicidal and I hope I...
    amongthelilies amongthelilies
    22-25, F
    1 Response Jan 10, 2013
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