I Am "precious"

Tyler Perry + Oprah Winfrey present "PRECIOUS: Based on the Novel 'Push' by Sapphire" 6,448 People

    Wow....i Have Been Called Precious

     .......this is such a significant thing for me to be called.....the significance of being Precious  highly valued, much loved, or considered to be of great importance 3. rare or unique and therefore to be used wisely or sparingly or treated with care   Encarta...
    invisiblewife invisiblewife
    41-45, F
    7 Responses Nov 1, 2009
    blueheartsdone51 blueheartsdone51
    51-55, F
    Oct 27, 2014

    I Am Precious!

    I am precious! Because God has created me that way. I know it took for me some time to know that I am. However, God has always has its own ways of telling us or reminding how precious we are no matter how much we denied it. We often denied it because we are blinded by bad...
    ilovemyselfxxx ilovemyselfxxx
    26-30, F
    12 Responses Apr 26, 2010

    Unexpected People Can Mean So Much...

    I don't know that growing up is easy for anyone.  That said, I know there are many more who have had things so much rougher than me... so much rougher than even I can imagine. My mother is a great woman.  Almost anyone will tell you that... except if you are her...
    jtfwall jtfwall
    2 Responses Oct 28, 2009

    Experience of the day twice in 2 days?

    I am precious every damn day
    deleted deleted
    May 31, 2015

    Of Course

    Everyone is precious in my opinion.
    deleted deleted
    1 Response Jul 5, 2013

    My Little Sister

    My youngest sister is the most precious person to me. Aside from my children she is by far the most important person to me in my life right now. There is 23 years between us. I am the oldest and she is the youngest of seven children. We didn't grow up together, but when I lost my...
    theredlady theredlady
    41-45, F
    11 Responses Nov 12, 2009

    I'm a precious jewel

    that God has made. And I thank him for saving me.
    germany100 germany100
    18-21, F
    May 18, 2015

    Precious Little One I’m just a precious

    little one who didn't make it there. I went straight to be with Jesus, but I’m waiting for you here. Many dwelling here where I live waited years to enter in. Struggled through a world of sorrow, a world marred with pain and sin. Thank you for the life you gave me, it was...
    nivanvc nivanvc
    41-45, M
    2 Responses Jan 27, 2014
    deleted deleted
    1 Response May 30, 2015

    Confused And Yet Not Confused

    What does it mean when a woman doesn't reply to texts? I don't really need to ask that, but why not b strait up? Wrong woman.?
    wakotrs wakotrs
    36-40, M
    1 Response Oct 7, 2013


    I joined this group but immediatly felt unworthy when I read the other stories shared in this. There are many people whom I know, however, that do deserve a mention. My parents. My sister. My Granny. My cousins. My Aunty and Uncle. All in their own way who have...
    MrsLalaninjacakes MrsLalaninjacakes
    26-30, F
    22 Responses Nov 1, 2009

    I Am Precious Too!

    Growing up I always felt guilty about not liking my mother. I felt guilty because she always bragged to her friends how she had this wonderful daughter who gets good grades, never gets in trouble, etc. The reason I didn't like her is because she was terrifying. I was to be tucked...
    leeshy leeshy
    41-45, F
    48 Responses Oct 29, 2009

    Community College

    I had what I like to call an "interesting" childhood.  There were some really dark times that always seemed to be matched with really bright times.  More than anything, I learned early on that you don't talk about the dark times.  That is something I...
    rainymoon rainymoon
    41-45, F
    12 Responses Oct 29, 2009

    It's been months that I have never visited this

    site. I still think that in all my past experiences in life I still deserve to be treated special which I know I should and will be. Being true to myself and to others made an impact to people's lives especially to those who are liars, cheaters and great deceiver. It made them...
    Yojj13 Yojj13
    31-35, F
    May 29, 2015

    My Bday

    My bday is coming up and i just said chessse. I have 20 white hairs which i pluck out, i have more wrinkles , 4 lbs im tryn to loose but by thanksgiving are probably 10 lb. maybe im just fricking out , i hate see pictures of myself went i was younger and release im just getting...
    cocokranz cocokranz
    41-45, F
    1 Response Nov 4, 2013

    The Story Of Precious

    Wow i see people have lost sight is for.. From reading some of these stories i see most of y'all have not seen the movie "Precious" or read the book "Push".. This is a sad story about a young girl who has been physically & sexually abused by her mother & father, which she end...
    ladydee407 ladydee407
    26-30, F
    4 Responses Apr 16, 2013


    I'm not so precious, but the little boy inside me is so don't try and hurt him! Cuz I got his back.....
    wakotrs wakotrs
    36-40, M
    Jul 25, 2013

    The Man I Once Loved

    I thought I knew him well enough...enough for me to love him forever but I guess forever didn't last he was everything that I dreamed of he was the love of my life. I loved him so much that I did everything for this man just to keep him happy and that he knows what he have at...
    Crayzeegirl Crayzeegirl
    36-40, F
    1 Response Apr 26, 2013

    No Title

        I am a victim of abuse. My grandfather molested my mother and uncle. And eventually molested me and my sister.   What did I learn from Precious?  EVERYTHING!  We are not alone and we all need to come together scream at the top of our lungs to...
    roobie27 roobie27
    31-35, F
    9 Responses Nov 7, 2009

    Kidney For Sale

    Adjacent to a main road in Karachi,sheltering himself from the scorching sun under an improvised umbrella,I saw this young, healthy looking man with a placard next to him saying "Kidney for Sale.Only Rs22000". I got off my car,went to him and asked him why he wanted to sell his...
    bullseye111 bullseye111
    26-30, M
    6 Responses Sep 2, 2012

    How come no one's made a Gollum/Smeagol

    reference yet? Well I guess then its up to me, "I'M THE PRECIOUS! MY PRECIOUS!"
    kalila37 kalila37
    22-25, F
    Feb 21, 2014

    I'm Precious I Like Me

    Being precious is important to me.  The paths I have taken in my life have been uncertain and painful.  My journey has been fraught with highs and lows.  I couldn't have continued in the direction I was going.  I was losing my life in a battle with mental illness and...
    rubyetuesday rubyetuesday
    61-65, F
    1 Response Apr 4, 2012

    Please believe I am precious!

    You are precious! All human life is beyond precious....it's a gift. What's stopping you? Tell me...
    Fit2befit Fit2befit
    31-35, F
    2 Responses Jan 13, 2014


    Postion ... feet firmly planted. Eyes fixed and mind alert. Lets get it on! I have a very precious kind heart. I will protect it at all costs! I will not allow any harm to come to me. I will not eat crap, or feed someones ego. I will not be taken for granted. Nor do I take...
    MorningBreeze MorningBreeze
    56-60, F
    4 Responses Jan 29, 2012


    As most of you know, I never dreamt of becoming a teacher. Given a choice of working with data, machine or people – I would never go anywhere near people. I had confidence enough to deal with people but none whatsoever of getting close or bonding. I was...
    june1999 june1999
    31-35, F
    14 Responses Nov 12, 2009

    Changing Lives

     At the age of eight I was reading at a below kindergarten level.  I wish I could say, I wasn’t trying but every night I would sit at the kitchen table with my parents struggling to read but getting nowhere.  I wish I could say it was become I wasn’t...
    starchedcookies starchedcookies
    18-21, F
    11 Responses Nov 4, 2009

    I Am Me

    If am no sure about anything, I sure God made me unite and special. For that I will say as My primary school teachers teach us to say: I am SPECIAL I am UNITE I am NUMBER ONE and that made me the precious person I am I am me yes yes yes I am me no one can take that from me.
    Teccia Teccia
    31-35, F
    Apr 25, 2013

    Why "precious" And Experience Project? Let Me Explain...

    This is one of those open letters intend to describe what this group... and what this film... is all about. About a month ago, the team behind "Precious: Based on the Novel 'Push' by Sapphire" reached out us here at EP.  Presented by Oprah Winfrey and Tyler Perry...
    EPjake EPjake
    26-30, M
    Oct 28, 2009

    I Am Precious

    It's true. My Momma even told me once. I have court documents that agree. It's because I'm the smartest and the best but also the cute one in the family. I'm the Paul McCartney to my siblings Ringo and George. But let's not bring up the film "Precious." I have never been a...
    BornUnderABadSign BornUnderABadSign
    22-25, M
    2 Responses Jun 13, 2013

    The Beginning

    Wheni was a baby my parents didnt want me, i stayed with them for a while though and it was the worst part of my life. One day they decided to go out to a party but then realised i was a problem because i couldnt go.... they then came to the conclusion that theyd put me in the...
    yotripper yotripper
    18-21, F
    4 Responses Sep 26, 2012

    two people

    My husband and our daughter are both precious to me. They mean more to me than anything else in this world, and have both given me something good in life. My husband has helped me through tough times in my life, he's helped me to stop an addiction I had, and he's brought me into...
    SagesBabie SagesBabie
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Nov 11, 2009

    2k14 Happy New Year !

    New year ...New change
    riahsopretty riahsopretty
    18-21, F
    1 Response Dec 31, 2013

    Pfc Cutler

    PFC Justin Theodore Morris Cutler. He's my fiance. We met two years ago, he's absolutely amazing. He's my muse, my inspiration, my heart. He means the world to me and I love him for everything he is. He's changed my life in many ways and I can't wait til we get married. I...
    mrscutler37 mrscutler37
    18-21, F
    5 Responses Nov 6, 2009

    Arent We All?`

    Tital says all really. xD but i guess some people would disagree, Seance with every good thing there is someone who hates it. i have my share of haters, and im pretty sure we all got em.
    09Zipline90 09Zipline90
    18-21, F
    Apr 7, 2013

    More Like Precosious.

    I am a fragile soul someone you can take in your arms and hold on to but don't squeeze too hard I might break.
    RJ43 RJ43
    46-50, T
    1 Response May 7, 2013
    toots01 toots01
    61-65, F
    Jan 12, 2014

    Lost Soul

    Torn into my thoughts where my mind wonders free... Free of not going through the pain I once suffered. People often tell me to forget about my past and move on but how could I when I feel like my past is haunting me and seems to follow me so many painful secrets I keep bottled...
    Crayzeegirl Crayzeegirl
    36-40, F
    1 Response Apr 26, 2013

    God Sent Me An Angel To Answer My Prayer

     i am an only child. my mother died when i was thirteen. my grandma died a few months later. i grew up and had a daighter...i tried again but my baby died before birth.  I prayed to God to send me a baby in some way since i could not have one, one that i could keep...
    cpblue69 cpblue69
    51-55, F
    6 Responses Nov 1, 2009

    My Grandfather

    My grandfather passed away nearly 10 years ago, though memories of him don’t seem nearly as distant.  He found out just a couple days before Christmas that he had cancer.  He was told that he may only be with us for another 6 months.  My grandfather kept this...
    starchedcookies starchedcookies
    18-21, F
    9 Responses Nov 5, 2009

    Why I Am "precious"

    I feel ugly. I'm very insecure. I'm not as big as her but I've always been on the curvy side. I dont have many friends. I keep to myself and dont have many people to talk to.
    NicolesWay NicolesWay
    18-21, F
    5 Responses Oct 26, 2012

    my mother

     through all the hell that has fallen upon us,she kept us going.she however ,broke down.but she gathered herself back together .and became stronger.she has held many different titles.nurse,mother,friend.she has always been there.i know it wasn`t easy dealing with a disabled...
    ghostofmyself ghostofmyself
    3 Responses Nov 11, 2009

    Final Broken Little Girl

    So I overcame...I overcame because I refused to remain broken and allow those who hurt my spirit have the last say in how my story ends. I didnt want my duaghters and sons to live what I lived. I became an RN, currently working in mental health. Ive worked with little broken...
    SeeMeGolden SeeMeGolden
    31-35, F
    Apr 5, 2013


    You were like i read other stories and then felt as if I was not, a silly girl you are, not knowing what you mean to a lot of people in your life, just went out and wrote about others.  Anyways, for me you have been an elder sister that I never had for real. I think...
    Floydian Floydian
    26-30, M
    22 Responses Nov 3, 2009

    I tired of pushing myself to someone

    who doesn't care about others than Himself. I'm fed up. I'm so stupid to wait this long and try to work things work that it's been over long time ago. What I need to do is: -move on -pick things up and start over -find new friends -go out and meet people -try to put my head...
    Yojj13 Yojj13
    31-35, F
    6 Responses Mar 27, 2014

    My Sister And Best Friend

    My sister and I wasn't always friends, growing up. We were rivals and use to fight like cats and dogs! But, in our teen years, we had buried the hatched (and no, not in each others backs! =p), and we became close friends. :-) From our teens, we've been through so many hardships...
    deleted deleted
    14 Responses Nov 12, 2009

    How " Precious " Am I ?

    ??? Numerous are Your thoughts for me, I cannot count them all but, I know they are tender ever constant and practical. The notion that You think of me, more than all the grains of sand is so hard for me to fathom let alone to understand. Your attention never fails, as my...
    nivanvc nivanvc
    41-45, M
    Jan 27, 2014

    Found That Of Which Was Lost To Me

    The most precious thing in the world for me would have to be my ex-fiance, I lost her from my own stupidity (I wasn't cheating just made a stupid mistake.) But she forgave me and her family has as well which is more then I ever would deserve and we are working on a relationship...
    tobealone tobealone
    18-21, M
    10 Responses Nov 5, 2009

    So, I deserve to meet people

    who not only respect me, they respect themselves too. I don't smoke; have random sex with strangers; and I am strictly heterosexual. I love God and believe in his commandment. I do not covet another's mate.
    Life4once Life4once
    56-60, F
    1 Response Aug 23, 2014

    There is just one thing I really don't

    understand. My body is precious, so why would I let anyone use and abuse it! To all of you perverted and diverted sexual predators, a
    Life4once Life4once
    56-60, F
    1 Response Feb 28, 2015

    The Nothing

    It's one thing to use sociopathic and narsasistic tendencies as an excuse or light heartedly to express myself, but dealing with the emptiness inside is a never ending battle and even when I'm deceiving myself that it's happening for me, inside, it's just not. I am a tropical...
    wakotrs wakotrs
    36-40, M
    Sep 11, 2013

    Ode to Finding Blue Rain

      I have been hearing much talk about the new movie called “Precious.”  It is based on a novel called “Push” and if you have never read this book I suggest that you do.  Now I haven’t seen the movie but if the movie is true to the...
    fungirlmmm fungirlmmm
    46-50, F
    9 Responses Nov 5, 2009

    Broken Little Girl 2

    (Read part one so you can follow) Nothing I did was right, I hated myself. So I became a tomboy and wore baggeg clothes to hide my body. Around his time, my aunt started molesting me, making me fondle her breast and vagina when everyone was sleeping. Many times she attempted to...
    SeeMeGolden SeeMeGolden
    31-35, F
    Apr 5, 2013

    I am precious to a thirteen year old girl in a

    group home who never had a big sister. I am precious to a couple who have raised me as their daughter. I am precious to three friends who know me as the fourth of our squad. I am precious to four aunts and uncles who need their youngest niece. I am precious to five teens who...
    RandomInkFlow RandomInkFlow
    18-21, T
    Jun 3, 2015

    My Story

    I don't even know where to start but why me ! ? I did nothing to deserve everything that has happened to me, I can relate to precious in so many ways. My mom never really was home and now she's putting me down, she told me I was a dumb *** and I'm not going to be good for nothing...
    deleted deleted
    17 Responses Feb 15, 2012

    My Precious Story....

    I just saw the movie about 2weeks ago. From the beginning, i couldn't stop the tears from falling. You see, i am "precious". I was verbally and physically abused by my mother. Yet she had (and still has) countless friends who believe that she is the nicest person in the world...
    hurtssobad2 hurtssobad2
    26-30, F
    4 Responses Jul 10, 2010

    I believe I am precious

    but to those who don't know, you should make time to know and enjoy my character. My husband misses half of his life. he never find time to enjoy my company. He prefers to sleep and or doing stuff in the computer. He didn't make extra effort to make me his priority. He just...
    Yojj13 Yojj13
    31-35, F
    4 Responses Dec 24, 2013
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