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    Daddy Issues.........

    Well I haven't been on experience project for over 1 year and I was reading some of my old stories,  and I used to be such a positive person who could see the silver lining almost all the time,  even though I have had an incredibly hard life I always seemed to overcome...
    Wonderfulinsanity Wonderfulinsanity 26-30, F 1 Response Nov 24, 2011

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    Its Been 7 Yrs

    its been 7 yrs since my sister was murdered i think about that day everytime i see her picture and i think to myself what could i have done different but those are just memories and thats all i have of her
    saintsforever saintsforever 26-30, M Nov 8, 2011

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    I Cant,cuz I Dont Know

    I thought I knew her and she led me to believe n went out of her way to be the sweetest thing ive ever experienced. know i dont know much but expected her to at least be real n cant find that and want that so much i get fooled so often and it isnt fair but thats life n it sucks n...
    4uiseek 4uiseek 41-45, M Nov 8, 2011

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    I Wonder....

    Sometimes i wish i could switch places with her. That it was me instead of her she had so much to live for but now its gone. It was taken from her along with her innocent and her life. I had no doubt she would've been amazing person. Those who knew my sister knows she could bring...
    saintsforever saintsforever 26-30, M 4 Responses Nov 17, 2011

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    Dr. Sunita Sharma-------- The Divinity – 101

    Some people smoke. Some take alcohol. Some consume drugs. Many people are over-eaters. Many are carefree about their obesity and many are welcoming hidden suicide like they are exposed to aids, cancer, terrorism and etc. Your body is a Temple or Church or Gurudwara or Mosque. You...
    Sunilsayshello Sunilsayshello 18-21, M Nov 15, 2011

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    Men Wearing Womens Bras

    I have worn womens bras since I was 15. I started to experience a lot of breast growth and it never got any less as I got older. As the years went by my breasts got even bigger and it was too uncomfortable to let them hang loose so I decided to get a bigger bra. I have got used...
    melman353 melman353 36-40, M 8 Responses Nov 8, 2011

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    Gone But Not Forgoten

    heres a update since i went and saw my sister grave more than a yr ago by myself i admit its gotten better doesnt change the fact she's gone doesnt change the fact she's no longer a part of my life doesnt change the fact she never got expereince prom driving gradation college...
    saintsforever saintsforever 26-30, M 1 Response Jan 7, 2012

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    Where Did I Go Wrong?

    How did I even get to this place of feeling so empty and sad inside? The last three years have been the hardest of my life. I'm still coping. I cant tell if my life is getting better or worse sometimes. I've been through so much that I so desperately want to be in a happier place...
    TyThe90sKid TyThe90sKid 22-25, F 3 Responses Sep 5, 2013

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    i am trying to come to terms

    that i cant become a mum yet due to my health and i am finding it hard to cope with cause i am have wanted to be a mum since i was 18 now i am 23 and i am so trying to cope because everytime a friend or a family member are preg i get so upset and i cry for days cause i wish it...
    westlife213 westlife213 22-25, F Apr 2

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    My Boyfriend

    I am 18 yrs old. Yes I do know that am young but I know what I feel is real. I meet my boyfriend Jason when I was like 12 or so. We grew up together. He knows all my secerts and knows how I act and he still love's me. He is everything that I have ever dreamed of in a man. He is...
    hollycutie hollycutie 18-21 Nov 14, 2011

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    Understanding

    trying to get others to understand that sometimes i just need to be quiet and to be left alone is like talking to a brick wall.there are times when i thimk they get it but other times it seems they forget and are tired of me talking about it.
    deleted deleted 26-30 Nov 8, 2011

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    This Divorce Has Been So Devestating...............

    I am functioning well. Going to work, taking care of the children, ect. Emotionally it has been a long journey. I have falling down and stood back up so many times already. My body has taken a beating. I have fallen again and I must stand up for good this time because i am...
    michael4480 michael4480 36-40, M 6 Responses Nov 8, 2011

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    Ptsd, A Divorce Virus

    I suffer from PTSD (combat stress related) and am not making it easy on my wife. I am getting help, but its just not working fast enough. I apparently have made my wife unhappy and am prepared to let her go for her happiness...to free her from my problems. She is a good women and...
    egarciae2 egarciae2 46-50 Dec 28, 2011

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    I have been overwhelmed

    and trying to cope. There is too much for me to handle.
    DarkwingGoslyn DarkwingGoslyn 31-35 Jun 29

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    The Enlightenment (an Inner Journey Of Maa Sunita Tatvamasi)

    Maa Tatvamasi previously had been known to the world as Dr. Sunita Sharma. She was born in Delhi, India and completed Her education in Delhi only. She spent Her childhood in very small one room home with very big family. The noise of the atmosphere made Her learn how to listen...
    maatatvamasi maatatvamasi 41-45, F Nov 19, 2011

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    The Fragments Who Are Me

    I am trying to cope with a dissociative disorder. As a result of past trauma, I developed fragments or parts rather than a whole self. I am working on accepting that each part of me is important and makes up a portion of who I am as a whole. It is a challenge at times to be...
    evh3477 evh3477 31-35, F Nov 14, 2011

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    This Is The Last Time!

    I'm starting to work out in the mornings. I already made the list of groceries I want my mom to buy for my new diet. It's not a real diet, just healthy things that she doesn't even know I like (we don't really talk much to eachother even though I live with her lol). I really hope...
    Brody1530 Brody1530 22-25, F 4 Responses Nov 8, 2011

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    Alwaysmissingyou

    Loss is not something I can handle very well.Actually, any kind of stress in general is hard to deal with. Anxiety gets the best of me about 85% of the time, and I often find it hard to relax. When my grandfather died, It took months to get out of grieving. My mother was about...
    Hopeless0Nerd Hopeless0Nerd 16-17, F Nov 14, 2011

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    I Feel Lonesome, Stressed And Depressed.

    Several years ago I moved to Florida. It was a gutsy move. I realized I would be leaving behind my family and friends. I have to say its been several years since I moved and I have to say, I feel like crud. I am lonesome. When I am lonesome I find myself getting stressed easily...
    Jocko44 Jocko44 31-35, M Nov 15, 2011

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    Fighting My Demons

    I am trying to deal with life the best i can right now and i am trying to cope.. But things are hard for me.. Between lying to my friend about my self injury and lying to my boyfriend about me really being happy.. I am not everything that they want.. It is hard for me to express...
    HeartAndWings HeartAndWings 16-17, F 1 Response Feb 14, 2013

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    Good Friendship Lost..

    I am trying to cope with losing my best friend of nearly 10 years. she got a boyfriend during the beginning of the year (her first boyfriend ever, she's 20) and I didn't like him. Still don't. he was just really creepy and gave me weird vibes. especially after he proposed to her...
    blackbirdi3 blackbirdi3 18-21, F Apr 26, 2012

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    My Sister Was Murdered By Her Husband On Christmas...she Was 30yrs. And Had 3 Kids

    Almost three years ago on christmas ,dectectives came to my house with terrible news. my sister had been violently stabbed to death. I already knew who had done it before they told me. "steve" my sisters husband have stabbed her in the back with more than one kitchen knives. he...
    sandi67501 sandi67501 36-40 1 Response Nov 8, 2011

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    Alwaysmissingyou

    Loss is not something I can handle very well.Actually, any kind of stress in general is hard to deal with. Anxiety gets the best of me about 85% of the time, and I often find it hard to relax. When my grandfather died, It took months to get out of grieving. My mother was about...
    Hopeless0Nerd Hopeless0Nerd 16-17, F Nov 14, 2011

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    A Beautiful Poem My Cusin Wrote Me..

    His one little voice will always be heard Even if only heard within our hearts His soul flutters freely, just as a bird That same loving soul will always play a part He will whisper through the darkest of times Urging you to stand tall with your head high Though life may taste...
    louisejustin louisejustin 26-30, F Jun 19, 2013

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    The Girl With The Silver Prom Gown

    I was at the Tioga county fair hunting for a girl with a silver prom gown. I ran all around the fair and everytime I came close to her she would vanish. She knew I was chasing her and she turned around and glared. She really irritated me. Everything around me was changing it was...
    painterz44 painterz44 16-17 Nov 14, 2011

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    Eagles Looks N't Have That Experience Of Desperation To Become Outstanding

    Just as one Silver eagles blower We are dissapointed to find out they not have your sensation of desperation to become outstanding following the decrease within the Cardinals upon Sun. Skelton click Doucet exiting the particular backfield for any go-ahead TD that will level a...
    jerseysupply jerseysupply 22-25, F Nov 14, 2011

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    My Husband

    I AM THE MOTHER OF 2 GIRLS WITH A DISABLED HUSBAND, HE LOST HIS LEG IN A MEAT PLANT AT THE AGE OF 22 HE IS NOW 31. IT IS VERY HARD FOR US HE IS THE ONLY ONE IN OUR FAMILY WORKING AT RECENT I AM HOME WITH OUR 1 YR OLD, I KNOW HE TRIES HIS BEST BUT IT IS REALLY HARD OUR...
    dutchtress dutchtress 26-30 Nov 14, 2011

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    I Am Trying To Endure...

    I'm starting to talk to my ex girlfriend again because she tells me that she really loves me and i still love her very much. We were dating for a year and a couple of months then she started flirting with one of my friends and i found out without her knowing and i tried telling...
    letmyvoicebeheard letmyvoicebeheard 16-17, F Nov 14, 2011

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    To Loose A Soul Mate Is To Loose The Life We Once Knew.

    My heart goes out to all of you who are suffering with heartbreak and sadness in your lives.  I truly know where you are coming from and what pain you must be in...My Ex and I were togeather for 7 years and although very diffrent from eachother we made a really amazing couple...
    torrentandcrystal torrentandcrystal 36-40 3 Responses Nov 14, 2011

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    Diagnosed With P.o.t.s

    I am 20 years old and I have been experiencing symptoms since the end of July and just now found out I have P.O.T.S. I have had every test known to man and was told that all of my symptoms were just in my head. I was told to go see a psycologist and that everything was just a...
    hope937 hope937 18-21 1 Response Nov 8, 2011

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    I Think My Teen May Be Gay

    I discovered a gay **** book he created. I would like advice on how best to speak with him
    Kvirgin Kvirgin 46-50, F 1 Response Jul 22, 2012

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    Trying To Cope With Being A Stepfather....

    I am having many difficulties in coping with being a stepfather. I have been married to my wife for 3 years and she has two sons ages 11 and 8 from her first marriage. We together have a nine month old daughter. The most troubling and immediate problems that I have are as...
    scotthamby7 scotthamby7 46-50, M Sep 17, 2012

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    Letter To My Unborn

    The pain i feel is not physical. It's because I felt you when I heard your heart beat. It kills me because I HEARD u fighting and fighting hard, and I feel terrible because I let you down... But I want to let you know, I will grow stronger from this. Your life was not taken for...
    BorderlineMind BorderlineMind 22-25, F Nov 19, 2012

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    I appear as a happy, lucky girl.

    No one knows whats going on inside me. Or what I've been through in the past. My brain is a monster and my heart hurts all the time. I am very blunt and fun to be around with but once I'm home I have a hard time doing anything or getting back out. I feel like none really cares...
    Freeyourself3 Freeyourself3 18-21, F 7 Responses Dec 18, 2013

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    So Many Decisions And I'm So Damn Lost

    My boyfriend left his phone at the bar when I was at the baby appointment because i'm 8 months pregnant. Something told me to get it and look through it. I found an older woman in his phone that was sexting my boyfriend. I called her and left my number and she called me back...
    mandyfizzle mandyfizzle 26-30, F 2 Responses May 31, 2012

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    Coping

    First, I wanted to look up the definition of "cope". Cope- To face and deal with responsibilities, problems, or difficulties on fairly even terms with some degree of success. Alrighty then. My mother is an opiate addict. For the last couple of years things have grown worse. My...
    DesiraeWaldrop DesiraeWaldrop 18-21, F 2 Responses Nov 8, 2011

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    God's Glory Wear Is On National Television Watch God's Glory

    To view the video visit: http://worshiptherock.ning.com/video/copy-of-gods-glory-wear?xg_source=msg_video_ready
    godsglorywear godsglorywear 41-45, F Nov 14, 2011

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    Your dependency on society is the greatest opportunity in running fast on spiritual path. Does it sound the opposite? No, it is the right approach, meet people, greet people, talk to them, help them, love them. Do all the worldly acts but in spiritual manner. What does...
    Sunilsayshello Sunilsayshello 18-21, M Nov 21, 2011

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    I'm figuring out ways to cope with my moods,

    pretty much every day at the end of the day I just feel.. Down. Kind of a mixture between sad, lonely, just depressed. But I am figuring out ways to cope with it, like distracting myself. I noticed that keeping my mind busy makes it fade. Animals are such a big help, going and...
    musicallife998 musicallife998 13-15, F 1 Response Mar 31

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    The Things That Ive Learned From

    moms death were that while you are trying to cope with the lose of a loved one you still have other family and friends that are there with you and are going through their own pain. i started to see how precious my loved ones truly were then. i love you guys!! =)
    rhadhd rhadhd 31-35, M 2 Responses Nov 17, 2011

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    Eagles Rb Mccoy Would Seem To Be Quietly Been Working Away At An Exciting New Contract

    Philly Silver eagles operating back once again LeSean McCoy does seem quietly really been doing an exciting new arrangement to his fresh contractCwhich ends as soon as the Next year year. Still, the Dallas Cowboys Jerseys broker complications looked in all probability alot...
    jerseysupply jerseysupply 22-25, F Nov 14, 2011

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    Related Experiences

    Im so depressed. Im a national runner. Today i did so badly at a national race. It was a half marathon. I started too fast n started to feel the fatigue. When two ladies passed me...
    emzem emzem 18-21, F 1 Response Aug 31

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    I'm 35. This year has been really difficult for me. By far, the worst year of my life. It started last summer, when a cousin who is 20 years older than me sexually assaulted me...
    jlpikor jlpikor 31-35, F 3 days ago

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    It's hard to accept things you can't change. Being dealt a rotten hand of lemons in life is very hard to take. I guess I've become more of a seeker of ways to cope now more than...
    Mechnyte Mechnyte 36-40, M 3 Responses Aug 19

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    I can't say life's been that easy for me, but then again compared to most people on the planet, maybe mine has. As far as my own ability to cope goes, it has varied at different...
    sometimeslonelytoo sometimeslonelytoo 41-45, M 4 Responses Aug 19

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    I can't stand being by myself. I feel abandoned. No one was there. Ruined my sobriety to cope. Not proud...
    Lucile199 Lucile199 18-21, F 2 Responses Aug 24

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    im trying to live in the "now". i read a quote that said something about how...."the most confused we ever get is when we try to convince our heads of something our heart knows...
    LostInTheLight LostInTheLight 26-30, F 1 Response 3 days ago

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    Im just all over the place right now. I recently divorce And now im trying to find my happiness and figure out what will truely make me happy as far as moving to a new state and...
    alycia12 alycia12 26-30, F Sep 9

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    Is this trying to hard. I'm at work, and the girl I like is by seafood getting something for her online order, so I talk go by her and try talking to her, midway through the...
    Somebodycares Somebodycares 18-21, M 3 Responses 3 days ago

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    I thought i get it all off my chest on here seeing as I was reading lots of emotional abuse and psychical abuse stories on here a few weeks ago that got me moving in my decision to...
    catgirl87 catgirl87 26-30, F 1 Response Aug 24

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    I'm trying to find my own version of happiness and a life that feels right for me. I have so many sides of me I'm trying to fit all together. I consider myself relatively traveled...
    ajrestless ajrestless 18-21, F Aug 28

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    I'm always trying to settle arguments between my friends/close acquaintances. It's hard, and sometimes hurts- no, make that usually hurts, when I can't help all that much, but at...
    mintycat mintycat 13-15, F Aug 28

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