I Am Optimistic and Open to New Things

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 199 People

    I Really Mean It, Now

    It took a long time to get to this point. I used to be suicidal from age 15 to yesterday. Now, I want to at least make it to age 25. I never thought that I'd be saying this. I couldn't even imagine stepping back into life. I'm opening now.
    LovelessDeluxe LovelessDeluxe
    3 Responses Nov 20, 2011

    Like The Tides

    There are things about me that I would never change, save for gaining more mastery over my actions, reactions, and interactions. One can never have too much self control, I think. Mostly, though, I like to be a seed for change and renewal. Stripping away the old ways to allow...
    MirrorsTruth MirrorsTruth
    26-30, M
    Aug 1, 2013

    Why Not

    you have to look at life in an optimistic fashion or your more likely to have a bad time new things its like hell yeah examples the massage chair some might be like im not sitting in some machine for a massage but my oh my they r missing out people lol or sweat bands how can you...
    luvvbug luvvbug
    18-21, F
    Oct 17, 2012

    Black Coffee

    I know this sound a little silly but I will learn to drink my coffee Black It ia a small step but I think it will help me a lot besides if I can do this then I can drink more coffee
    librakitty05 librakitty05
    41-45, F
    1 Response Jan 1, 2009

    If Given the Chance...just Do It! :)

    I have always looked at life, as it is...an ever evolving surprise.  Each day comes with new answers and new questions.  I choose to embrace each new experience whether good or bad, and transform it into a positive step on my journey.  I am willing to try almost...
    2Shy 2Shy
    31-35, F
    1 Response Apr 18, 2009

    The World Is So Beautiful ...

    I feel this world is beautiful as well as good hearted and optimistic person .. Im not dump and Im not blind to see and acknowledge that there're many turmoils in our world todays but what is the point to be pestimistic .. What would you get but stress and tension? .. Just Smile...
    DollyDiva DollyDiva
    26-30, F
    2 Responses Dec 7, 2009

    Little Things That Are Free Turn Me On

    Hell, will definitely freez over when a few truely great optimists get together. Our torch light of optimistic attitude will back blackness out of every corner of existance and leave us all bathing in glory. Hum, a ha, now think about it. We are very much needed in this half...
    Radiant Radiant
    56-60, F
    3 Responses Mar 6, 2009

    Optmistic to a Certain Extent

    Optimistic, yes but not the happy-go-lucky kind. Everything should be pre-planned with me and things that happen quickly and need quick decision making will find me confused, silent or slow. i very much welcome new things, but I take my own time to assimilate them prefectly...
    kallindo kallindo
    26-30, M
    2 Responses Jan 10, 2009

    The Smaller , the Better !

    It's the first day of the new year , 2009 . A lot of people , have resolutions for this year , like they did , and I did for the last year .. a lot of them haven't done anything they wanted to do . I know I didn't . So this year, I'll change my strategies, those who didn't...
    StableRedGun StableRedGun
    22-25, F
    2 Responses Dec 31, 2008

    Knowledge , and Ignorance .

    Sometimes we live with people , just because we were fated to , even though we might think that our lives would be much better without them . And the least thing we would do , is to think about killing them , if not , actually trying to . Or to do anything , that we think...
    StableRedGun StableRedGun
    22-25, F
    Jan 9, 2009

    Can I Decide Though?

    Please? I hate being gruff with people, I might be a lion but I am a gentle one until someone insists I watch something or look at some life changing sick picture that almost ruins the Va jay jay for me for life! Come on man, ask first! (((I am currently quite fond of the Va...
    deleted deleted
    Mar 17, 2011

    When I Look At the World

    Nothing is impossible to me, anymore. I was never pessimistic, but I use to be negative. Now I am more optimistic, coupled with positive, and that's a very good combination! :-D The more positive I am, the more open I am to new things! And the more open I am to new things...
    deleted deleted
    1 Response Jan 10, 2009


    It everywhere! why can't everyone just be omtimistic like most of the stories on this page, it bightens my day when I can read stories about people being happy for once
    flixychixy flixychixy
    16-17, F
    Jul 27, 2010

    If Not, I Wouldnt Be Free

    I am optimistic and always open to new things, if not, I wouldnt feel free.  I strongly believe that life is a neverending quest to learn and grow.  I also believe that education, or learning if you will, is freedom.  I am always open to new things, for an...
    UnperfectAngel UnperfectAngel
    26-30, F
    2 Responses Jan 11, 2009

    The Title Pretty Much Covers It

    Being intimately acquainted with pain and despair, choosing to be optimistic and to court joy is an educated decision. I am much more than open to new things. I feel ecstatic about learning and experiencing new things. How else can we expand and grow? If I ever stop learning...
    celebriticat celebriticat
    51-55, F
    Dec 19, 2009
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