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I Am Nappy and Happy

African American, Thick hair, Curly hair 93 People

    Celebrate Nappy

    If you're black, or if you have close friends who are black, you are familiar with the term "nappy hair".   Many blacks have nappy hair, and they describe it that way!  Even some white folks have nappy hair. I nor my mother was patient enough...
    ichooselife ichooselife 36-40, F 2 Responses Jul 5, 2008

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    I 15 and just recently did the "big chop"about

    2 1/2 months ago. I also just started high school this year. I don't regret it one bit. Doing the big chop has build my confidence ALOT.
    tatiyolo2013 tatiyolo2013 13-15, F Sep 27

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    Onechoice Onechoice 31-35, M 1 Response Nov 23

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    I Love My Hair

       I thought this video was really cute.  Sesame Street has always been innovative in finding ways to reach across cultural barriers.  Theres something for everyone.
    ichooselife ichooselife 36-40, F 2 Responses Dec 8, 2010

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    I hate when people who aren't black call a

    black person who gas nature hair "nappy or ugly" just because my hair isn't flat,straight and boring like yours, doesn't mean that it's ugly. it means that it's different and I was born this way. so why would I change it so I can "fit" in better ?
    MorbidPeaches MorbidPeaches 13-15, F 1 Response Nov 29

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    Natural "ness"

    I am glad to have found my natural texture and so many styles to do with it. I was brought up with straight hair and no choice otherwise but later removed all that and have enjoyed it.  From coils to twists to roller sets, I am having a good time. Would love to see...
    caramelpeace caramelpeace 36-40, F 3 Responses Nov 30, 2009

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    J am glad for woman 5-100

    who proudly wears her hair natural. I commend you for that. A few days ago I posted here at EP my hopes that the Afro that is making a comeback is more than a hair fad or temporary trend.I said something to the effect that Afros should still be seen as a symbol of black pride...
    orionnights orionnights 51-55, F 1 Response May 14

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    J am glad for woman 5-100

    who proudly wears her hair natural. I commend you for that. A few days ago I posted here at EP my hopes that the Afro that is making a comeback is more than a hair fad or temporary trend.I said something to the effect that Afros should still be seen as a symbol of black pride...
    orionnights orionnights 51-55, F May 14

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    J am glad for woman 5-100

    who proudly wears her hair natural. I commend you for that. A few days ago I posted here at EP my hopes that the Afro that is making a comeback is more than a hair fad or temporary trend.I said something to the effect that Afros should still be seen as a symbol of black pride...
    orionnights orionnights 51-55, F May 14

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    self9876 self9876 46-50, M Dec 16

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    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...
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    I want to tell my mum that I like to were nappys dose any one know how I should tell her please
    Djnappy Djnappy 16-17, M 1 Response Dec 1

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    I want want to tell my mum that I like to were nappys but I don't know how to tell her can some one help me please
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    I want to tell my mum that I like to were nappys can some please help me how to tell her
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    This is the first time I've wore a nappy/diaper and it's so much fun! It's so warm and comfortable and is a real turn on
    splashy34 splashy34 18-21, F 2 Responses Dec 11

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    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

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    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

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    NoraCipirano NoraCipirano 13-15, F 1 Response 2 days ago

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    Lilysilver13 Lilysilver13 16-17, F 1 Response Nov 26

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    LadyGypsy LadyGypsy 36-40, F 2 Responses Nov 27

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    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

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    I'm finally happy. Extremely happy. Last year and a few years after that I kept to myself and I had bad thoughts that took a year, 2 times at the mental hospital, and a therapist...
    gurly27 gurly27 16-17, F 1 Response Nov 29

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    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...
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    Fifimeow Fifimeow 18-21, F 5 Responses Dec 7

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    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

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    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

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    How do I make myself happy without distractions? I'm a teacher and during the holidays, when I have no routine or constant socialising, I am unhappy. When I can distract myself...
    classicslove classicslove 26-30, F 3 Responses 6 days ago

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    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 1 day ago

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    I like to make the ones I love happy, making them happy makes me happy
    Frozen13 Frozen13 18-21, F 1 Response 1 day ago

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    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

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    Nothing makes me feel better than making someone happy. i prefer other people's happiness over my own because i am truly happy when everyone around me is happy
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    needsoutlet needsoutlet 18-21, F Nov 25

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    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

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    DirtyMartini DirtyMartini 41-45, M 3 Responses Nov 26

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    Happiness is elusive: You are here: Home » Oasis » Happiness is elusive Happiness is elusive Heera Nawaz, Nov 27, 2014 One of the greatest lyricists of all time is the late...
    rajblr1970 rajblr1970 41-45, M 2 Responses Nov 26

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    I'm good at making people feel better and I like to make people feel better but the ironic thing is that I don't like to receive help from others and I'm almost always sad or...
    brownzugar brownzugar 16-17, M 1 Response Nov 27

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    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

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    Happy Thanksgiving everyone! May you all be safe and happy on this lovely day. God bless you and your family :)
    roselani2005 roselani2005 26-30, F 1 Response Nov 27

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    puck61 puck61 51-55, M 8 Responses Nov 27

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    kmisfit123 kmisfit123 18-21, F Nov 27

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