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I Am Surrounded By Beauty I Have Drawn to Myself

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    Thoughts And Beliefs ...

    Your thoughts and beliefs create your own reality This simple phrase contains so much wisdom I think.  We really do have control over the life we lead and the people and things which surround us.  If every day we believe that life is good, positive and a true blessing...
    womaninbliss womaninbliss 51-55, F 4 Responses Oct 23, 2009

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    The Beauty Of Nature

    There is so much beauty that comes from Nature. I think that people don't realize that at all. nature is pretty all year long. I like to be out in it. It makes me feel so nice. When I have been out side. I just love being surrounded by Nature. I get to have it around me all year...
    acjf acjf 22-25, F Mar 4, 2011

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    In A Town Village

    Once upon a Sylph... There was a faerie who was very, very lost. So lost she didn't even know she was lost. Go figure. On a journey to self discovery, but not knowing that it was (again, that was how lost she was), she came across a town village  where different people flock for...
    Sylphy Sylphy 41-45, F 8 Responses Apr 7, 2012

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    The grasses in the back seat of my car,

    before the crashMy friend had given me a large swath of field grasses she had knived from the farm she walks her dogs in. I kept these in the back seat of my car because I could see them every day, and the scent of them grounded me.After the crash, I had to drive a rental car to...
    angsty angsty 61-65, F 1 Response Dec 24, 2013

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    Surrounded By Beauty

    "I am surrounded by beauty I have drawn to myself" is an affirmation that I have used for many years. I don't even remember where I first read it anymore, or if it just came to me. It helps me to remember that all the good things in my life, all the wonderful people, my...
    datura datura 56-60, F 37 Responses May 1, 2008

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    Careful

    Careful that you do not attract evil disguised under the alternate mask of beauty.  The most hideous creatures can appear beautiful to the loving eye.
    fascad3 fascad3 36-40, M 3 Responses Jan 21, 2010

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    Everyday on my way from work I pass by a guy

    who stands by the robot whom makes a living asking motorists for money. Overtime I have befriended him not because I would give hime my small change, he has within him this beauty that radiates and you can't help but feel drawn to him. His home is the streets, but even in those...
    Jay04Sch Jay04Sch 36-40, F Apr 25, 2014

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    Related Experiences

    love that adrenergic rush but hate myself for procrastinating every act.am i to be blamed?if only my brain can be as sharp as this..if only my imagination can fly as high as this...
    dramaqueen95 dramaqueen95 18-21, F 1 Response 2 hrs ago

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    The last day of winter’s light sighs out today upon the greening land and my spirit flutters in the gladness and sorrow of its cool breath.  I feel like I can surrender to the...
    Faerylight Faerylight 41-45, F 1 Response 6 hrs ago

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    I hate myself because I look like my dad, and most of the times and can't sleep at night because I worry too much that I end up being a worthless loser like he's always said, or...
    Elwreystingray Elwreystingray 22-25, M 6 hrs ago

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    I always found it really hard to express my feelings and what I feel and believe in deep thoughts. I know it may seem like I can just as easily express myself like its nothing. But...
    Azena Azena 18-21, F 1 Response 6 hrs ago

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    i did and im afarid i would do it again :-(:-(
    lillyross lillyross 18-21, F 2 Responses 1 day ago

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    Yah!!i have dusky complexion and not beautiful.My cousin just said that on my face and it was a big joke for the rest of my extended family.Making fun of someones beauty .Is it...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response 1 day ago

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    Last night ever to the kfc buffet wen I left my shorts were unbuttoned and my belt 2 notches bigger. What a good night
    chubbyhubby250 chubbyhubby250 36-40, M 1 Response 2 days ago

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    having a big nose sucks. I've been depressed for the last 7 years because of it, ever since someone picked on me for it in elementary. I was teased to the point where I dropped out...
    inanitas inanitas 13-15, F 1 Response 2 days ago

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    Beauty on the inside counts way more than beauty on the outside. Outside beauty fades but beauty on the inside is what makes you special.
    kibilichantelle kibilichantelle 18-21, F 3 Responses 2 days ago

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    Also I burnt my hand on purpose once in a moment when I wasnt sure it would hurt. Weirdly it didn't hurt and I ended up giving myself bad burns and being put on a watch list at my...
    coerietheraven coerietheraven 22-25, M 5 days ago

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    We are naturally curious as humans. It's one of our many great qualities which have led to knowledge, innovation, and progress. We want to know things. It's important to us to...
    youzd youzd 36-40, M 5 days ago

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    Last year when I was being bullied/abused/isolated by my classmates, I used to cut myself as a form of stress-relief to ease myself away from the pain. But now, I've been clean...
    LittleMidnight LittleMidnight 18-21 1 Response 6 days ago

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    I was clean for almost a year. Now I just started again
    CaptainBenza CaptainBenza 18-21, M 1 Response 6 days ago

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    the frugal bear the markings of the tolerant .....unfazed
    miimii0069 miimii0069 26-30, F 6 days ago

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    hymn of nothingness oh i have serve feels like eternity to feel...joy and sadness illuminate my path with darkness and nothingness away from all this madness unite me with...
    anotherclone anotherclone 26-30, M 6 days ago

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    ikr, weird, huh? I actually like getting stuck with a needle, if they do it correctly. many phlebottomists miss my tiny veins! ouch!!!! maybe becoz my mum happens to draw blood...
    StreetgirlnamedDesire504 StreetgirlnamedDesire504 36-40 a week ago

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    Breast ultrasound day. Yay me!
    Twinkletoejam Twinkletoejam 41-45, F 7 Responses a week ago

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    I often like to cut my fingertips to remind myself how much of a monster i can be. The cuts represent claws. If im not careful with what i touch, i will hurt myself. When i hurt...
    ForgedFromFire ForgedFromFire 16-17, M 2 Responses a week ago

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    I'm struggling as of late, both creatively and emotionally. I seem to be in a creative funk, unable to appreciate and see the beauty all around me. I know that it's a temporary...
    lavendersea lavendersea 41-45, F 4 Responses a week ago

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    Having said "me too" (god that feels like "I do"), the very next thing i want to say is that i don't really know if i have anything more to say(?). This happened once before many...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Aug 21

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    I'm still around and kicking friends. Just still dealing with something that hopefully should wrap up next week. I will be here on and off, but will really be back when what I'm...
    Twinkletoejam Twinkletoejam 41-45, F 2 Responses Aug 21

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    We are all surrounded by them. It's more common than people realize. I think in our society we dehumanize drug addicts. We all look down on them. We view them as losers but the...
    coolestdweebyahknow coolestdweebyahknow 22-25, F 1 Response Aug 20

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    I think because of bpd, when I experience any thoughts of judgments against myself, they are magnified by ten. The father of my three children is engaged to be married. I want to...
    ms5271115 ms5271115 36-40, F 2 Responses Aug 20

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    Hi, I'm Mark and I'm an alcoholic, at the very beggining on my road to sobriety, those were the words that were the hardest to say, it was hard for me to admit I had a drinking...
    aerosnz aerosnz 56-60, M 2 Responses Aug 19

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    I'm sitting here on the couch next to my husband. He's watching Netflix and I am trying to watch with him. Somehow, I have gotten myself embroiled in a text-based war of some kind...
    ungreyme ungreyme 31-35, F Aug 19

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    I don't really know how these support forums work or whether anyone cares or understands but I am struggling so much. I fell like I'm suffocating and don't know where to turn. I...
    maxi101 maxi101 26-30, F 1 Response Aug 19

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    what's going on asked myself what am i i have no clue...just drifting wandering..being controlled by feelings maybe it will go away change will come i just wanna protect...
    anotherclone anotherclone 26-30, M Aug 18

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    fables of wanting desires confessions of a soul trying to make it real the need to dream to fly when we don't have wings committing ourselves, lives in this morbid...
    anotherclone anotherclone 26-30, M Aug 18

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    I have lost my direction in life. There are things that I want to accomplish, but I have no motivation to do so.
    jaynepayne jaynepayne 31-35, F Aug 18

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    People in a general sense tend to treat you a lot better when you know your worth and willing to sever ties with them if they mistreat you. I kid you not I've had both friends and...
    niceguycursed niceguycursed 31-35, M 1 Response Aug 18

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    Journaling helps me figure stuff out... I really struggle in this town. I don't know if it's just a matter of perspective or what. But when I visit a certain city here in Colorado...
    SaundraMae SaundraMae 26-30, F 1 Response Aug 17

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    My first experience with DMT WAS ******* INTENSE! I can’t even fathom what happened! I arranged some music on my pc then lied down on my bed. 20 minutes in and I felt my body...
    SoulCoffee SoulCoffee 26-30, M 2 Responses Aug 17

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    I got up this morning after eating my butter for breakfast and moooing so loud the house shook, I put on my work pants, I crawled to my huge bowl of slop I made nothing but...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Aug 16

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    beautiful is what u feel that naivety to believe and dream drowning, still emotions pouring from eyes surrounded by perfect ideas, handcuffed and unable to free yourself life...
    anotherclone anotherclone 26-30, M 3 Responses Aug 16

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