I Am Stronger Than I Ever Imagined

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    I'm tougher and stronger

    than most people. The fact is, most people are not strong at all. Everybody is so scared of being alone. They need people so badly. It's really quite pathetic. All I keep hearing about is how strong some people think they are. What a bunch of garbage! If they're so strong, why...
    Cori999 Cori999
    41-45, F
    Jan 8, 2016

    I remember after my boyfriend died I thought

    that was it for me, after survived my a suicide attempt I realize how strong I'm and how ill never let anything bring me down. Even when I'm down I still stand up I just can't give up ever not anymore
    Karixchel37 Karixchel37
    22-25, F
    Feb 10, 2014

    Who knew.. Because I sure didn't.

    Three years ago my life as I knew changed dramatically. I found myself dealing with an illness that almost won and starting my life over again. I lost everything by walking away from the person who promised to be my forever when he made a fatal choice that sealed our fate and...
    Jerseygirl72 Jerseygirl72
    41-45, F
    2 Responses Apr 8, 2014

    I Got A B In English

    theres alot of things that ive been through that made me feel strong like my dad being abusive getting through cutting and bad relationships guys using me etc. but when i checked my grades and i got an 80 in english something i never thought possible it just made me feel strong...
    undead3325 undead3325
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Jan 8, 2010

    When ever I imagine some sort of big disaster I

    always imagine myself being all calm and collected but deep down I felt like I would the one panicking the most. However today in school there was a big bomb scare and I was actually one of the calmest people there. I really surprised myself today.
    HypoallergenicUnicorn HypoallergenicUnicorn
    16-17, F
    Nov 12, 2014

    So today i was suppose to kill myself i had

    everything planned out i even knew how i was going to do it & wrote a suicidal note on here but a few days ago sumthin happened its like out of nowhere my mentality changed i went from being super negative to super realistic - i mean yes i still have that desire to die but now...
    TheWorldVsJ TheWorldVsJ
    31-35, M
    2 Responses Jan 23, 2014

    Im no longer cutting

    or battling deppresion ! Im proud of myself❤️😁
    ninismalls001 ninismalls001
    18-21, F
    Sep 21, 2014

    Where My Strength Was Found

    I have found that most of us do not know the strength we posess inside us until we are thrown in situations that call for us to bring it forth. I very much grew up a daddy's girl.  I adored my father.  He died when I was 11.  Crushed me.  To...
    ChristineJones ChristineJones
    31-35, F
    11 Responses Jan 2, 2010

    I'm alive. I survived my father beating my

    entire family while drunk, I survived watching him die from alcoholism in hospitals. I survived rape. I survived a physically abusive relationship. I survived an emotionally abusive relationship. I survived the loss of my son. I survived klonopin withdrawl. I lived through the...
    baaabybee baaabybee
    22-25, F
    3 Responses Oct 6, 2015

    So I'm a 14, and recently diagnosed with

    Crohn's disease. I've been really sick lately, and sometimes there seems to be no option other than big expensive drugs. I'm currently on an Ng tube for 8 weeks. I can't believe how much I've learned from this whole experience. A few months ago I tried a certain treatment and it...
    JoyMCleveland JoyMCleveland
    16-17, F
    1 Response Oct 6, 2015

    I Didnt Know My Own Strenth

    Ive been threw so much I thought i would crumble and fall to peaces but gods showed me my strenth i didnt feel i was as strong as iam . my pain makes me who iam how i deal with it makes me stronger. Some times  you have more strenth then you know .
    lunnas lunnas
    41-45, F
    6 Responses Jan 2, 2010

    hi all can I recommend a site

    that has helped me they give emotional support and don't judge they helped me a lot the link is www.7cups.com :)
    PositiveStateOfMind PositiveStateOfMind
    22-25, M
    Jan 25, 2016

    I Am I Said

      Lately I have had the feeling that bottomless apathy has livingly de-passioned the I mind in my ever soul   plucking skies devour more than my crepuscular coil ravishing contumeliously   my benefit is a solo  of parting dreams whose whole is...
    41-45, M
    2 Responses Jan 3, 2010


    Women are like teabags, only when put in hot water do you see how truly strong they can be.
    Littlemisssomebody Littlemisssomebody
    31-35, F
    2 Responses Aug 15, 2010

    Get down, fall down,

    so surprised , that still here. Divorce, sickness, disappointment, .. Then see the strength of others . And say if they can so can I ...
    willisca49 willisca49
    66-70, F
    Sep 8, 2014
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