I Am My Own Person

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 355 People

    From Me To Them And Back Again.

    As a child I was blessed with parents who were very laid back, and thus I have fond memories of the mere enjoyment in the experience of life. I'm not saying my life was a breeze as my dad had anger issues and my mom drank a lot. But in terms of values or world views, both my...
    soliare soliare
    26-30, M
    Feb 14, 2013

    WoW

    i came on this site without knowing what it about, well it blew me away i know ive got my on problems, but it bizzard how everyone found it so easy  to write there stuff the last Three days i read more than i have read in a life time. so i that my hat off to all of you...
    Femlog Femlog
    36-40, F
    2 Responses May 26, 2009

    ..

    im my own little person..i guess shy and smart genoures and kind and always will be
    xkity123x xkity123x
    18-21, T
    Dec 13, 2010

    Always Have Been

    i never cared to follow the crowd.some of the things they do seems outright crazy to me.and besides who really needs to be in the cool crowd?from what i have seen,that is really not much to brag about.
    ghostofmyself ghostofmyself
    36-40
    Apr 8, 2009

    True Blue

    Hi, i'm Monstermaster13 and I am proud to say that I am proud of what I am. I am autistic with a love of monsters and supernatural stuff and I love cartoons even though I am grown up. People may call me a manchild or some sort of pathetic waste of oxygen but i don't care...I...
    Monstermaster13 Monstermaster13
    22-25, M
    1 Response May 23, 2013

    I'M Not Perfect

    I'm still young, a teenager. Who didn't grow up with the adults today. I grew up in a messed up society. Of course I am not going to be perfect, no one is. Telling me to go listen to better music with words that aren't filthy just does nothing for you and I. I don't live to...
    giselleayy giselleayy
    18-21, F
    3 Responses Oct 6, 2013

    I've spent a lot of time trying to people please

    and just go with the flow of others. I realized I let a lot of good opportunities pass me by. Now I am doing what makes me happy and doing the things I want too. I've had people hold me back and I've even held myself back, but not anymore. I am happier now that I am spending my...
    tigerset1 tigerset1
    22-25
    May 28, 2014

    I Wish Anime Was Real

    if only anime was real ...... the girls would always be pretty the boys would ALWAYs be ether nice or hot :D i would live with the love of my life inuyasha XD i want to take turns in each of my fav shows u know wat i mean? i want super powers like chakra and a sword and mage...
    aqua4848 aqua4848
    13-15, F
    1 Response Jun 25, 2011

    I Am Me =]

    I KNOW I am my own person! I've like, never looked up to anyone, wanted to be like anyone else, or anything. You shouldn't try to be someone else, your one of a kind =D
    Undefinedsystem Undefinedsystem
    16-17, M
    Jul 24, 2010

    Where Is The Authenticity?

    Where is the authenticity? I am looking for the real. I am looking for what it really means to be the human animal. Is it creativity? Is there creativity? So many people walk around in other's guises. Are people even genuine anymore? I have always been my own person...
    HopefullyWilting HopefullyWilting
    26-30, F
    2 Responses Jul 7, 2010

    For Better Or For Worse

    Meaning: What you see is what you get. The one thing that never fails to bring me to anger is people who tell me what to do. Especially ones that are younger. I will literally run circles around them. And they will promptly hear the words: MAKE ME.  Another is "Smile." If I don...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Nov 26, 2011

    Myself.

    I used to follow crowds and pretend to like things my friends did even if I didn't. I never made my own choices I let others make them for me. Something happened to make me see that I wasn't even myself anymore, I was some clone of the girls around me, so I changed. I am my own...
    Bethalias Bethalias
    18-21, F
    1 Response Aug 14, 2008

    I am me. I am not telling anyone

    who i really really am .
    Thedepressedgirlatthewindow Thedepressedgirlatthewindow
    16-17, F
    Dec 1, 2015

    Let Me Be Me.

    It was a tough day that will change me forever, i was 15, or about that, it was the end of school and as usual i like to hang out with my friends after class. After a while of hanging out with my best friends, one of them (Claudia) said she had to go, so we all said bye to each...
    squirt111 squirt111
    18-21, F
    Oct 22, 2012

    My Own Person

    My own person,That's all,I'll ever be,Won't be pushed around,Wouldn't even try it,You might wear it!
    lazycrazybasket lazycrazybasket
    46-50, M
    Feb 29, 2012

    Independence

    I have quite a few friends that don't feel complete unless they are in a relationship. They will be constantly searching for "their other half" because they think that are not good enough by themselves. Since I'm currently in college I see so many females just dragging their feet...
    saddah22 saddah22
    18-21, F
    Dec 17, 2012

    I just don't like when my mom

    or other people try to control to my life
    dvniele dvniele
    18-21, F
    Mar 31, 2015

    I Am Not Your Little Girl.

    My parents raised me in a manner what I consider appropriate for the times we live in. I have nothing but love and respect for them, for all they've done and taught me. They showed me how much they really love me. They taught me how to respect the old, the young, the living and...
    mikanippon mikanippon
    22-25, F
    4 Responses Oct 29, 2011

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