Post
Experience Project iOS Android Apps | Download EP for your Mobile Device

I Am Starting to Like Myself

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 88 People

    I Dont Know Why , and I Dont Know When It Happened...

    but i am really starting to like myself, i guess i have started looking at all i have achieved and survived threw and seeing how well i have actually done, and ep has really helped me with that.  
    jossiemarie jossiemarie 22-25, F 2 Responses May 13, 2008

    Your Response

    Cancel

    I Existed For 60 Yrs On Earth Now I Just Started Living.

    I am an adopted child at 4 months old.Growing up without parental love is already pathetic.Having to tolerate and endure abuses are tormenting.Molested at 10 and raped at 12 is real torture.Having my baby aborted abnormally is real pain.Seeing my baby boy foetus...
    unshakable unshakable 61-65, F 14 Responses Nov 14, 2009

    Your Response

    Cancel

    21st Story-i Am Starting To Love Myself.

    Loving mankind was so easy.Loving myself i dont know.I lost touch with who i am.I even at one time lost my identity.For the last 10 years,living with the man i love didn't make me love myself.I am addicted to give and forgive.My life was centred at having compassion for others...
    unshakable unshakable 61-65, F 5 Responses Jun 7, 2010

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Purity Is Obscurity

    Ogden Nash figured that out. I've always been different from most of the other people in my life. I suppose that's something most people experience though. I was a rather smart kid, I taught myself to read and write long before school and I didn't want to be involved with...
    deleted deleted 26-30 2 Responses Aug 14, 2010

    Your Response

    Cancel

    My Story.

    Hi, first off i was never suicidal. I just didn't like myself. It all started in 5th grade. I was honestly very skinny and short. ( not anorexic just skinny and very short). So, anyway people would always comment on how short and skinny i was. I hated myself. Now, to this day im...
    ilovepuppies1234hi ilovepuppies1234hi 18-21 1 Response Nov 5, 2013

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Hated And Hated Now I See Light At The End Of The Tunnel!!!!!!!!!

    I've always hated myself and my name, it sucks but now there are some things i like like when i sing out loud in public and don't realize now i just don't care i flaunt it whats so crazy about singing ouloud and everything else i seem to do wrong in the eyes of the world?
    jamesdean4ever jamesdean4ever 18-21, M Dec 14, 2011

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Finding Myself

    I am in my freshman year of highschool and i'm starting to really find myself. It's nice being confident with who you are. I'm learning that you can't please everyone, you just have to please yourself and that's where you will find happiness. I'm not perfect, and I think i've...
    daydreamer27 daydreamer27 16-17, F Mar 20, 2013

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Hate....love...no Just Like.

    I have hated who I am for a very long time. Until one day I was talking to the amazing man i am currently in a relationship and I was telling him about the great person I used to be. He looked at me and said "Baby I did not propose to you because of the person you used to be. I...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Dec 12, 2011

    Your Response

    Cancel

    You Aren't Me

    I've hated myself for years. I couldn't stand being me, couldn't stand living my life, not being good enough. Feeling evil and wrong. But recently, something changed. I started realising that, at my core, I AM a good person. So then all the terrible things aren't me...
    Emptysoul30 Emptysoul30 22-25, M 4 Responses Nov 14, 2009

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Related Experiences

    on the perfect life. I've always wanted this perfect life: I go to college, get an impressive degree and work and make money while do what I love (art) on the side, so when I'm...
    girlinwhite girlinwhite 18-21, F 27 mins ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I know this because of the damage theve done to me. Since they hurt me i lash out at people and say hurtful things to people. Then i feel angry at myself for hurting said people...
    Lalaloopsiebabe Lalaloopsiebabe 13-15, F 43 mins ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    When using one of those dating apps where you swipe and swipe pictures, 80% or more has this icy look. I am not even sure if id call it a serious look, it is just kinda flat, icy...
    mirkwood86 mirkwood86 26-30, M 54 mins ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I need to surround myself with good people. I dont care if you're a relative or a church friend or whatever. If i feel you are just going to tear me down im going to do my best to...
    HigherCalling HigherCalling 26-30, F 1 hr ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I just checked my grades on the site, and I've failed two classes this semester. My GPA is officially the lowest possible, and I'm going to be put on academic probation yet again...
    girlinwhite girlinwhite 18-21, F 1 hr ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    One day, while using Google images, shockingly, I found my painting online! I clicked once, zoomed in and couldn’t believe it. But then, I knew, it was impossible, for I haven...
    MyLady9 MyLady9 46-50, F 1 hr ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I follow myself like driving, I go my path while I see everyone go theirs, respectfully. :)
    Emiliosophy Emiliosophy 22-25, M 2 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I love touch myself it feel so nice and I can enjoy my body and have my own fantasy world and imaging it is someone else doing it to me I do it most nights I would like someone to...
    dresscross dresscross 51-55, M 3 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    There comes a point when you're so used to getting hurt you don't need to cry anymore I feel like screaming, I shut my eyes and just think, I mean being broken can be exhausting I...
    ImJustANobody ImJustANobody 26-30, M 2 Responses 3 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    It's the magic portal/ my magic portal where I go and hide myself into its world and spend some time forget the problems I'm having. It's where I can see another beautiful and...
    Quaenie Quaenie 22-25, F 4 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    i have exams for like a whole week and i need to study so you won't see me in EP for a while :( im nervous hehe xoxo
    Romitri657 Romitri657 13-15, F 4 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I never thought I'd like it but now that I've had this experience I've learned some stuff about myself and solitude. It sucks not having internet or cell reception though. Lol...
    katariffik katariffik 31-35, F 4 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I have really worked hard on this. I never paid attention to if I loved myself or not. I discovered thru hard times that I didn't even know myself or who I was. I am still...
    00DesertRose 00DesertRose 36-40, F 6 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I can't remember the last time I was angry and after a veeery long time.. for the first time, I'm angry >:( I'm the unfriendly and introvert type and I have trust issues. In...
    FallingWind FallingWind 18-21, F 6 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I HONESTLY think things need to be resolved better than this, because I still hate myself, and I have a feeling you are still scared, and that is what needs to change here. I don't...
    Ambititer Ambititer 16-17, M 7 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Getting Dirty in The Mud is Fun Heeee Heee Heeee Oh Hi There Kids, Hee Hee Giggle you can just call me Sapphire or else Blue Jeaned Princess or else Blue Jeans, mainly because I...
    BlueJeanedPrincess BlueJeanedPrincess 56-60, F 7 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I'm lost and uninspired, I feel like I am gone, my body is here but my mind is wondering about life, I meet a nice girl, why can't we just be friends, why do I have a tendency to...
    psychopuppet23 psychopuppet23 18-21, M 1 Response 9 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Go back down memory lane because it only leads to false hope and shattered emotions. Talking to her always makes me feel some type of way because she knows me on a level that no...
    preppiboi preppiboi 31-35, T 10 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Suicide is easy. Reach your hand out, you get drugs. Break something with your hands, you can find a sharp tool to stab or slit. Find a rope, you can find yourself breathless...
    colourflame colourflame 13-15, F 4 Responses 11 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I studied Taekwondo for many years as a kid, until I became a 1st degree black belt but I'm not sure about my self-defense skills by now. That was something I stopped doing since I...
    somniatorlupus somniatorlupus 18-21, M 13 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    My Math teacher was talking to my parents about moving my classes because I was more mature than the kids in my class and said I was a "genius" I dont want to sound full of myself...
    julibird julibird 13-15, F 14 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    To all you guys with beards out there, when did you start shaving? I'm trying to figure out if starting at 12-13 and having a beard by 15 is normal
    Aniceguy2talkto Aniceguy2talkto 13-15, M 1 Response 14 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
      when I was very young, I was caught getting changed (nude) by a neighbour. he could see my window from his and I had forgotten to close my blinds. it FREAKED me out and I...
    AimeeS88 AimeeS88 26-30, F 5 Responses 14 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I tease myself to the point of ****** and then stop so that I start to throb but don't have a full blown ******. I do this for about fifteen minutes before I finally let myself go...
    thenymphomanic thenymphomanic 26-30, F 3 Responses 15 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    This is an older photo of me it's a few months old but I like it. It's a selfie lol
    Alexlovesmusic Alexlovesmusic 13-15, F 1 Response 15 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I love to use toys either by myself or with my husband.
    notyourgirl notyourgirl 36-40, F 1 Response 15 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I thought I could last longer than this. oh, well. I'm a disappointment to everyone else. Why not be one to myself?
    Snow1353 Snow1353 18-21, F 15 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Walking around in nature. I could walk forever. In this national park that I find myself in, like so many hikes I've done before but, this one is different. I'm alone as I walk and...
    Sometimesilence Sometimesilence 18-21, F 1 day ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I haven't cut myself in about a month or so and all I can think about it starting up again. These thoughts terrify me.
    hannahkath hannahkath 16-17, F 1 day ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I mean... I don't even like myself. Aside from that, I really want to make a real friend. I've said that many times but no one really wants to talk to me or just isn't one to like...
    CyanideY CyanideY 13-15, F 1 Response 2 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    There are times when I feel like I'm on pause. Im just in a different mindset than I am when I'm totally and completely relaxed. That's when I'm myself. I feel more creative and...
    Allforaview Allforaview 18-21, F 1 Response 2 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Hi! Girl here, wanting to talk to other big beautiful women like myself! Just needing some girly friends to talk to! ❤️ Don't be shy c:
    muckwitch muckwitch 18-21, F 2 Responses 3 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    From my college, I applied for a semester abroad program at a good university, and I recently found out I got it. I have been doing an internship for the past month which ends the...
    ShruthiK ShruthiK 18-21, F 3 days ago