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I Am Re-inventing Myself

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    Ep Is Helping Me Re-invent Myself!

    My Epeeps are REALLY helping me to re-invent myself! It all started with "Taco Tuesday" and it 'ended' with "Fish and Grits Friday!" First, let me "say" that my blogs...well I call them "Imagination Station!" It helps MY healing process to...
    LetMeGo2 LetMeGo2 41-45, F 1 Response Dec 13, 2009

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    Out of the Cave

    Hi, I'm a 56 y.o. divorced guy who has been stuck in a cave for far too long.  Not really of my choosing but PTSD took a chunck out of my life.  Now I want it back and more.  I'm loving, caring, passionate interested in anything you want to chat about or in...
    mysihba mysihba 56-60, M 3 Responses Jun 21, 2009

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    All the Time!

    I am constantly getting into new things and new experiences. Every year, there's something new I'm breaking down in my life and rebuilding. Part of it is my own insatiable curiosity and the other part of it is my own boredom! XD I am constantly changing in life and making things...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Jun 22, 2009

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    Do Quizzes Really Tell Who You Are?

    SERIOUSLY, do quizzes really tell who you are? I've been taking various types of quizzes and I guess with my church experience this past Sunday, I felt the need to.........What is your purpose in life, your calling? Your talent is God's gift to you. Be blessed with your talents...
    LetMeGo2 LetMeGo2 41-45, F 5 Responses Jan 6, 2010

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    Nobody Has Said That This Process Would Be Easy... Because It Is Not.

     For centuries the Eagles have been considered as symbols of power, freedom, wisdom, value and excellence. We tell them Eagles "high spirits". Why? What strengths they have these birds? What we can learn from Eagles?.First Eagles do not fly low, but always looking for great...
    MyNameIsCecilia MyNameIsCecilia 46-50, F 7 Responses Jan 25, 2010

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    Re-inventing Myself

    Re-inventing myself,I am indeed,Givin' it a go,Nothin' to lose,Everything to gain,Why not?
    lazycrazybasket lazycrazybasket 46-50, M 1 Response Mar 16, 2012

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    Who's That Girl?

    Well here I am almost 50 years old and still dealing with the demons of my past.  Or I was, I have been trying so hard to Re-invent myself.  The biggest thing that I have done to reach that goal is to stop all the negetive messages I was always giving myself...
    looneylulu looneylulu 46-50, F Jul 19, 2009

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    Inventing Myself For The First Time?

    I don't know if I'm re-inventing myself or inventing myself for the first time ever. I've only just now reached a point in my life, at 25, where I'm no longer being defined by someone else. I have been living on my own since I was 17, but even when I moved out, I was still...
    ShadowMonster ShadowMonster 22-25, F May 11, 2012

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    Yes , I Am Working On An An...

    Yes , I am working on an android version of myself. A better , stronger , faster person. Like the Six Million Dollar Man. I'll let ya know when it's finished.
    leonardmaltomeal leonardmaltomeal 51-55, M Sep 29, 2009

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    Quizzes Reveal....

    As I was getting to know a new friend today, as I read his story book, I became interested in taking various kinds of quizzes.... Maybe they'll help on this road to reinventing myself.... I've ALWAYS said that people are going to like me or they are not; I'm fine either way...
    LetMeGo2 LetMeGo2 41-45, F 2 Responses Jan 2, 2010

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    Re-inventing Myself By Changing My Style

    I think...changing your outlook is the first step towards reinventing one's self. In past, i wear more of boring clothes and trust me, people around me started considering me as "A BORE"..then i decided to change my style..i completely changed my wardrobe ...all the boring...
    leenaseth leenaseth 26-30, F Oct 30, 2012

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    New

    Day by day by day, I am in a state of transition.  Today I am not who I was yesterday, tomorrow I will be different still.  People who knew the helpless, broken teenager I was will be hard-pressed to see her in the woman I have become.  I have reclaimed myself in...
    Geode Geode 31-35, F Sep 29, 2009

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    I like this guy he's really nice and sweet and he would make my heart flutter at the littlest of things he would say sweet things like "even when times get rough you would still be...
    IntegraBlackwell IntegraBlackwell 18-21, F 1 Response 8 hrs ago

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    I don't think enough people give themselves a chance. I'm overweight, indecisive, easy to anger sometimes, introverted, clueless about my future, but I like myself. I love myself...
    sflights sflights 22-25, F 1 Response 4 days ago

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    On Thriving and Surviving Surviving is to continue to live or exist, especially in spite of danger or hardship. I have been surviving all of my life. To survive is to tap into a...
    jfrender jfrender 31-35, F 3 Responses Jun 29

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    Yaaa......Take the Negative Aspect....Add the opposite to Neutralize the Energy....(in this case it would be the Positive Aspect of the Negative your judging as such).....Soooo...
    uniqueperception uniqueperception 46-50 Jul 3

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    Dear Me, You seem pretty confused right now. Makes sense. You're practically falling for someone way older than you. How pathetic. Honestly, she probably doesn't think a thing of...
    EmmyBunny EmmyBunny 16-17, F 1 Response 2 days ago

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    Like people when they see me they're already envisioning myself in some sort of sport. To their surprise I've never played a sport considering I am 6'3 and I have the body to...
    SoulWriter17 SoulWriter17 16-17, M Jul 12

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    Hi, I'm 16 this year. I just really need someone who can relate to me. I hate myself so much. I hate everything about myself. And this is why. I'm Asian so ever since I was young...
    jyjho jyjho 16-17, F 7 Responses Jul 14

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    I think this is hard to do especially being 4 ft 8! As everyone looks down on me so it's awkward to shout up and stand your ground!I find it awkward having to look up but whereelse...
    MilweePetite MilweePetite 18-21, F Jul 6

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    I feel like I'm losing myself completely. As if the person I had known all my life growing up is leaving and I am honestly really unhappy about it. The term “I love you, you're...
    Lucile199 Lucile199 18-21, F 1 Response Jul 19

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    I tell myself the most horrible of things... I'm filled to the brim with self loathing and I have no self esteem left. I constantly have thoughts of suicide but I don't have the...
    weby667 weby667 22-25, F 1 Response Jul 19

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    The moment I saw her, I felt like I had attained my purpose in life. Her beautiful hair, her lovely face and her amazing personality had won me over. She was the most prettiest and...
    dude212121 dude212121 22-25, M Jul 1

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    Lately my husband meet new friends and spending time with them more often. He doesn't use to drink and if he has morning work he don't want to stay late, but then now he would...
    qtalice qtalice 31-35, F 2 Responses Jul 17

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    If you want to go through hell, get trapped in my body...if you want to know what the truth to being ugly, then don't be surprised to see me in the mirror instead of yourself...if...
    HUMAN2BME HUMAN2BME 26-30, F 3 Responses 3 days ago

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    ""The world ain't all sunshine and rainbows. It's a very rough mean place and I don't care how tough you think you are, it will always bring you to your knees and keep you there...
    Kris0474 Kris0474 22-25, M 1 Response 2 days ago

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    You're a devil in disguise with dark and soulless eyes a heart as cold as ice Will you make me scream or make me cry? Will you sink my soul until it dies? When I walk into your...
    heysho heysho 36-40, F 2 Responses 23 hrs ago

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    1. I'm originally from the Royal Oak area of Michigan, and I love it there. 2. I live in West Virginia now. 3. I love where I live but hate it at the same time. 4. I'm a sophomore...
    BewareTheGonzo BewareTheGonzo 13-15 7 Responses Jun 29

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    It's weird, being alone has a negative feel to it. People think being alone is bad like you have no friends or no life or you're lonely. But it's not like that. I love being alone...
    Catsive Catsive 13-15, F 1 Response Jul 15

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    I'm really, really ugly... I hate when people are just like "you're beautiful smile! xoxo <3" when they don't even know what I look like, but I am seriously not attractive...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Jul 15

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    I play music all the time. There is literally a song for every feeling there is. When I'm upset I put my headphones on and turn my phone up as loud as I can, it really helps when...
    PrincessAbigail89 PrincessAbigail89 22-25, F 5 days ago

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    Hey everyone. I want to just put this message out there. Many of us, including myself, have been helped by this site and some of the wonderful people who are a part of it. But...
    cyndercrys cyndercrys 18-21, F 1 Response 3 days ago

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    The rivers that were plagued by my emotions, They run with a force, The crimson tide has eroded the deepest of pleasures, I'm riding on like a racehorse, I'm being brought to...
    HUMAN2BME HUMAN2BME 26-30, F 2 days ago

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    I need to find a special alarm clock To remind of myself heart You're falling for some one else When it starts crawling back to you
    ItsAnnaLena ItsAnnaLena 26-30, F 1 day ago

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    1: i'm shy when i first meet people and it takes sometime for me to feel comfortable with them 2: basically everyone who knows me says that i'm smart but i think i'm stupid, and...
    AorH AorH 18-21, M 2 Responses 1 day ago

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    I need a starving buddy. Message me if you're interested!
    NotThinYet NotThinYet 13-15, F 3 Responses Jun 29

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    What can I say? I'm human. I love it! But if anyone tries to force their hand down my pants, they're going to lose an arm!
    ShyBi416 ShyBi416 16-17, F 9 Responses Jun 29

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    It's better to walk away from an argument than to waste your time on somebody/something that isn't worth your time. If you don't like my bands, then fine. Good for you. Criticize...
    stillYDGN stillYDGN 13-15, F Jun 29

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    The room is warm, almost to warm You're on your knees and naked The cold steel of the handcuffs excite you You are ready, so willing Desire is wet and running down your legs Greed...
    Onthebus Onthebus 36-40, M 5 Responses Jun 30

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    Well I went to go and see a psycologist. To help me with my fear of fat. We chatted for almost two hours and found out that there was more issues. Can't wait to go back to get to...
    funnyface2014 funnyface2014 41-45 Jun 30

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    and it's indeed a great way to live. Especially if you're working on online for Fortune 500 companies like me and I can tell you how you can achieve this too
    brianhowson brianhowson 22-25 1 Response Jul 1

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    1) I feel things very deeply and I can easily see through the fronts people put up. 2) I'm not a fan of over the top romance. Can we just sit in front of my fire place and pretend...
    ariella7 ariella7 16-17, F 2 Responses Jul 1

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    Whatever I do/try, I cannot keep a lasting relationship with people, friends OR boyfriends. This one guy started texting me a few weeks ago and he'd call me beautiful, tell me I'm...
    shlumbug shlumbug 16-17, F 2 Responses Jul 1

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    when they're not even anything to do with me!!! WTF
    mypath43 mypath43 36-40, F 1 Response Jul 2

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    Dear little olive, You seem so smart but so worthlessly dumb. All your efforts have reduced to dust because your causes were of no value. You sit and wallow at the sight of your...
    Xingouttheos Xingouttheos 16-17, F 3 Responses Jul 2

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    "Look at the way you're tearing me apart See if I care Look at the tears falling in this heart Go on go on.."
    backwardglances backwardglances 22-25, F Jul 5

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    When you're ready, come and get it.
    Onthebus Onthebus 36-40, M 2 Responses Jul 9

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    I want to cut so bad right now. I work at a summer camp though and they noticed my scars last year. So they always keep an eye out to see if they are fresh. If they're fresh I get...
    virginiamarie94 virginiamarie94 18-21, F Jul 10

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