I Am Struggling With Liking Myself

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    I am an ex addict.  i have pretty much been an addict for most of my life.  i have been clean about a year now.  I have taken steps to stay clean; moved from life long home state.  now that i am clean I don't like me.  I am gaining more weight then i have...
    gladyspeek gladyspeek
    41-45, F
    Oct 8, 2010

    OK.....I'll Go First.....

    Ok, sweetstacey, I see you started this group but didn't put a story or experience here! Oh, dear, for shame, for shame!  I'm just kidding you! I could take a few hours, not minutes, to share "struggling with liking myself" experience. I mean, it seems to be a...
    LeonaLeigh LeonaLeigh
    46-50, F
    3 Responses Aug 3, 2008


    trying to live positively.. every day i think of positves in my life, this is hard, seems i dwell on many negatives. goal is to every negative think of three positves related to thought or event. instead of saying "i use to......" say " i now...." hopefully this will help my...
    gladyspeek gladyspeek
    41-45, F
    Oct 8, 2010

    Struggling Daily - Not Depressed - Been Down That Road - Just Struggling

    I have dealth with health problems for the past few years and just can get back to the person I used to be. I don't like this new person. I know I am missing out on so much in life. I can't seem to settle in and be ok with this new person. I also have some physical changes...
    pmlh pmlh
    1 Response Dec 9, 2011
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