I Am Still a Work In Progress

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    This year has been amazing!

    ! First beyond the point of depression My mom got sick Mom went to the hospital I went in to a mental hospital My mom died School started Grief therapy Went back to the hospital Fell in love Having inhome therapy Having in school therapy Cat dying Flashbacks Urges Shaking...
    sealare sealare
    18-21, F
    Jun 29, 2015

    With one step forward I just took 20 back it

    looks like me feeling good yesterday was just for me to feel sick today. I have missed so much class the last few days I'm so behind
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    1 Response Apr 22, 2015

    ~ That's Ok Though ~

    It's kinda fun learning all the nooks & crannies that make me ME. I love learning something new about myself. I love trying to get myself in better emotional shape (ok, love might have been a bit strong). I know that it will take the rest of my life to learn everything about...
    deleted deleted
    1 Response Mar 18, 2009

    A Flashback...

    just wanna share some stuff  I blogged about  4 years ago, when I was just about to graduate from High school... I was only 16 then... 10 years from now.... 10 years from now.... Well, i dunno what will happen to me....... Hopefully,i'll be the next Sarah...
    mistyeyedlass mistyeyedlass
    18-21, F
    3 Responses Apr 4, 2009

    Everyday I work towards a better me.

    It's hard sometimes when people think you have it all together and thinking that I have to have it all together meanwhile I'm falling apart inside, feeling like a failure - in love, in school, in life. But that's what strength is for. To get you through the hard times, to help...
    madusand madusand
    22-25, F
    1 Response Nov 18, 2014

    I used to think when you grew up you'd just

    magically have your crap together! I think we grow up idolizing our parents and elders because we need to feel safe but now I know no one ever ever ever totally has it all figured out-no one ever totally grows up and achieves some awesome place where everything is wonderful!
    cinaflower cinaflower
    46-50, F
    Sep 22, 2014


    I thought maybe, just maybe, an apology would be sufficient for my feelings. I thought maybe if he could just tell me why he did the things he did, I would be all better. I thought wrong. I didn’t realize how bad college changes people. My changes were nothing major, just...
    investedenergy investedenergy
    Sep 17, 2012

    I Will Succeed I Have To

    I am on my way to make myself more than what I am today. I go to college, work full time and do all these different jobs on the side. I have three children I support without any money from the *** and the *****. I will make it I have to, or else my children will watch me...
    deleted deleted
    2 Responses Jan 25, 2013

    Is It Early? Or Late?

    Who knows. All I know is I haven't slept much more than an hour or two and have caught my second or third wind. Because my grandfather wakes up at an absurd hour, I decided around 4:30am to bring him a coffee which reminded me of when I used to work at a local coffee shop in...
    harderthanithought harderthanithought
    31-35, F
    1 Response Aug 1, 2013

    Work In Progress

    New Year. New Hair cut. New Job . Almost new me.So ive decieded to really change things up this year and just be balls out Krysta!!!  Im not exactly where i want to be but im getting there and thats all that matters. 
    applescruffs applescruffs
    22-25, F
    2 Responses Jan 19, 2011


    I am only 20, i have a long way to go, yes.. some people my age have life figured out, they are happy, they enjoy life, they are whole... but.. for those of us who arn't quiet there yet, it becomes hard to live amoungst these "normal" people. We feel out of place, we are scared...
    MiremebeKamaria MiremebeKamaria
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Mar 12, 2011

    Not My Story But Some Quotes to Inspire Me to Be Me!

      To be nobody but yourself in a world which is doing its best, night and day, to make you everybody else means to fight the hardest battle which any human being can fight; and never stop fighting. e. e. cummings      It takes courage to grow up and...
    DorothyofOz DorothyofOz
    41-45, F
    7 Responses Jun 14, 2009

    Just trying to better myself

    so that I can feel comfortable and more confident in myself and the choices that I am making. I will be finish my degree, I will move to another state soon and I will be successful. Im trying to keep a positive mindset and outlook on life and avoid any distractions because my...
    consciousQueenRBG consciousQueenRBG
    26-30, F
    2 Responses Dec 20, 2014

    Everyday Is a Winding Road

    Learning is such an adventure. We acn learn a little something from anything and anyone each day.
    mistyeyedlass mistyeyedlass
    18-21, F
    1 Response Mar 18, 2009
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