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I Am Trying to Do Better

Tell us about what you have been doing to improve yourself 101 People

    And It Starts All Over Again

    only this time hes moved 15 minutes away from me, i am now the friend that lives the furthest away, except for his friends that he doesnt go see in SF. him moving away has really helped me not want to see him or hang out with him, its also easier to wake up and get on a bus...
    YoucancallmeJuliet YoucancallmeJuliet 26-30, F Mar 7, 2012

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    I Am Trying!

    I am trying to do better at a lot of things.  I guess the most important is trying to stop bossing my husband around....lol wow that one is hard.  He always forgets to do stuff and I try to remind him, however, he says I boss him too much so I am working on it.  He...
    beaglewoman beaglewoman 26-30, F 2 Responses Nov 27, 2007

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    I needed time to get my head together took 4

    months but I feel so much better .
    SexyNightmare SexyNightmare 16-17, F Nov 15, 2014

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    Sometimes Being Better Just Comes To Me

    for the past few months, if not longer, I was not doing so well until a couple of days ago when it started to rain. I became so motivated and started having obsessive thoughts and wanting to clean. Yesterday i cleaned my front porch and the walk way that leads to my front door...
    YoucancallmeJuliet YoucancallmeJuliet 26-30, F Jan 21, 2012

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    Starting Over............

     Fresh and new. I just hope i can live up to my own expecations. Sometimes I look back and it feels like yesterday. It's har for me sometimes to let go that i can't change others . Only myself, and I find myself trying to change how others act and feel. But you can't that is...
    PorcelainDoll PorcelainDoll 16-17, F 1 Response Sep 3, 2008

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    There Is No Try.....only Do

    We have enrolled over 13,000 new entrepreneurs in as little as 9 weeks. While, over half have had absolutely no experience and the everyday average person has finally been given the chance to LAUNCH their own career or simply put their own business on the front page of Google...
    RussCampbell RussCampbell 41-45, M Jan 10, 2012

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    Try, Try and Try Again

    I'm not good at anything in particular really. I can do a few things pretty good, but I'm not an expert at anything to speak of. I have a job, but I need to try to do better and get a better job and make more money.(update: Jan 2010, still trying to find a better job...
    auz auz 36-40, M 1 Response Sep 19, 2007

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    Worse With Age

    My childhood memories were happy.  I was always positive, full of fun and life.  I didn't have a perfect childhood at all (divorced parents, low income, teased a lot, not a lot of advantages, etc) but I had a good attitude about life anyway.  But as I get older I...
    SHWA SHWA 36-40, F 1 Response Feb 7, 2010

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    My life is turning around,

    I've focused my energy on my friends and athletics. And my real friends I mean the ones who make me feel whole again. And one girl who has been there for me nonstop through it all. I'm so lucky to have her. I'm doing okq
    Ginger1313 Ginger1313 13-15, F Feb 11

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    I'm trying to do better

    but am constantly running into walls. I'm in college and doing well in school but, everything I'm trying to do fails. I just want to know when the struggles stop.
    Nior18 Nior18 18-21, M 2 Responses Nov 16, 2014

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    I realize that I want to be a better person. I have done mistakes than the share allotted. I want a new beginning, a fresh start. I am looking forward to forgive myself so that I...
    jayatri17 jayatri17 22-25, F 2 Responses 18 hrs ago

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    HOPE, just 4 letters but a lovely word and something that we people have to hold on to. We live every day not knowing what will happen today or tomorrow. We get frustrated and...
    valha11a valha11a 46-50, M 16 hrs ago

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    "Yes you win some and you lose some I've been losing for a while now And you win some and you lose some And I've been keeping count And all my hope is gone And all my hope is...
    rokrchik1211 rokrchik1211 18-21, F 1 Response 9 hrs ago

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    Better Care: it can be anything. Physically, emotionally, even psychologically. Right now, I’m thinking physically. One good thing about where I work, we have ‘Fitness Classes...
    graciousindifference29 graciousindifference29 26-30, F 1 hr ago

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    I'm trying to do nice things each day and instill better habits for a more positive mind and so that ican manifest the life I want I think that achieving this will lead to a...
    zeitgeist211 zeitgeist211 18-21, F Feb 1

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    I've always been an outcast. My upbringing and misfortune of being born into a life of poverty by an alcoholic mother didn't exactly help me to succeed in this world we find...
    Johnirish Johnirish 22-25, M 5 Responses 3 days ago

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    The life is all about that, right? Being at least a step further now as you was yesterday. Improving yourself by sensing, experiencing and doing things you've never done before...
    rolandback rolandback 41-45, M 1 Response Jan 29

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    I am a deeply flawed and troubled person. I could even argue that I am a damaged entity, though that phrasing seems unfair to those amazing souls who strove to give me an idyllic...
    TrueZetetic TrueZetetic 26-30, M 2 Responses Feb 3

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    I know it’s going to be a journey, but this intuitive eating seems to be effective and its principles seem to be working. It’s difficult when I keep focusing on losing weight...
    alm430 alm430 26-30, F Feb 13

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    **** it. Pretending to be happy is much more easy than trying to get better... So that's what I'm gonna do. Shut my damn mouth and pretend that everything is fine and dandy. Just...
    MrCutBleedSmile MrCutBleedSmile 18-21, M 1 Response Feb 15

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    Why is it that when you get out of highschool people grow up and act as if their lifes are better than yours? Like you know those friends who you were friends with for a long time...
    MKxoxo MKxoxo 22-25, F 3 days ago

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    im trying to loose weight and many people have told me that I even look thinner, but there is a part of me that doesn't feel satisfied. Instead I feel confused because I feel that...
    lelli96 lelli96 18-21, F 5 Responses Jan 26

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    This is my new background on my phone... I went to a pet shop and took a picture of the blowfish because it was so happy and it made me so happy to see it smiling so i took a...
    Xychorite Xychorite 16-17, M Jan 31

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    I wish I could say yesterday went well with mindful eating, but I realized I mindlessly ate more of the day. That said, I did not overstuff myself until I starting baking. Since I...
    alm430 alm430 26-30, F Feb 11

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    I threw out the bags of stomach bile. I waited until a few bags were filled up, and then I walked the short distance to the apartment dumpster. ~~~~~~ I don't know if she was...
    Acebo Acebo 18-21, F 3 Responses 5 days ago

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    I have been trying to be more open... We have a class at school called, social issues. Its entirely created by the teacher and it has truly helped me at being better. Ive been...
    Xychorite Xychorite 16-17, M Jan 28

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    I know I'm a pretty bad person in many ways, but atleast I'm trying to be a better one
    mysteriouswastaken mysteriouswastaken 13-15, F 4 Responses Feb 12

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    People think being green is pointless. It is. If you believe it is all about reducing carbon emissions and nothing else, than it is. For this reason, many people do not really care...
    ResidentGoddessAstraea ResidentGoddessAstraea 18-21 Feb 14

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    We all are trying in our own ways. For me it seems all I have been doing is trying to change and grow and improve. I am trying to not get stuck in the past. I am trying to...
    MKbookworm MKbookworm 13-15, F Feb 5

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    So I wrote about my co-workers who I nick named trolls. I want to write more about them because some new things came to light. The new girl and I have connected over our ex's...
    Sweetphoenix35 Sweetphoenix35 31-35, F 1 Response Jan 26

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    Wear sunscreenIf I could offer you only one tip for the future, sunscreen would be itThe long-term benefits of sunscreen have been proved by scientistsWhereas the rest of my advice...
    NewBeginnings77 NewBeginnings77 31-35, F Jan 26

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    For the first time in my life,I feel vulnerable.If your husband just wants to keep obliging his mom and I have to be the understanding one,I don't like the feeling at all.After 28...
    restored87 restored87 46-50, F Jan 27

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    My husband is in prison and has 90 days left.With the several months that went by we deteriorated.Ive visit him every week and spent numerous amounts of money on calls while making...
    LuxuriousBitch LuxuriousBitch 22-25, F 1 Response Jan 28

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    I don't get how some people can do certain things in there youth and not expect that they must deal with the consequences of there actions. when I was a teenager I fell in love...
    queenofthesouthpaw queenofthesouthpaw 22-25, F Jan 28

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    Let's take a minute to talk about hope. There is no flawless "hope is" definition, in the chaos of lingual perceptions and the occasional religious involvement. Though I love the...
    InsaneDane InsaneDane 18-21, M 2 Responses Feb 1

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    So I'm 22 and still in college which ****** me off so much . There so many things inside of me I wanna express but I'm afraid . I feel like a failure because when I look at myself...
    ish1234567 ish1234567 22-25, M 8 Responses Feb 4

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    I'm not trying to be a perv or anything i just wanted to get this off of my mind. Yes i know i'm young, but i'm quite self conscious about my male parts and my sexual performance...
    Curseoftheblade Curseoftheblade 18-21, M 1 Response Feb 4

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    Dear monster I shouldn’t be wasting my time to tell you this but I am. I’m not doing it for you, it is for me because I owe it to myself. Three in a half years ago you thought...
    l34rnt0l1ve l34rnt0l1ve 22-25, F 5 Responses Feb 5

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    Journaling is really helping me to notice patterns and come to some realizations. I am thankful for everything I have going on, but I cannot help but feel stifled. If I could be...
    alm430 alm430 26-30, F Feb 11

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    but today I slipped by eating all the wrong things can any one help me to be better at making choices that are healthy for me so I don't make the same mistake again
    Bill19641111 Bill19641111 46-50, M 3 Responses Feb 12

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    You can never run away from your problems. It is time wasted to try. So often we attempt to run away from or suppress that which pains us, humiliates us, depresses us, but the...
    WingsofTime WingsofTime 22-25, F 1 Response Feb 18

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    Don't ask me to change. It's just the way I am. Don't second-guess yourself and why it took me so long to come around. I'm giving up the hope. That used to get you by. And don't...
    WeCouldBeDead WeCouldBeDead 16-17, F Feb 18

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    Less than 12 hours before I got blocked by my friend 1lonelydaisy for not knowing the reason at all By far she is one among the few whos stories I love to read As far as I know I...
    FightingTillTheEnd FightingTillTheEnd 31-35, M a week ago

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    Im 24, and Male (and i've had a few drinks but my profession allows me to be a good storyteller). I think i'm bisexual but am highly confused. Strap yourselves in for a long story...
    Wishop1024 Wishop1024 18-21, M 2 Responses a week ago

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    I suffered from physical and mental abuse all the way through my childhood and even adolescence. My parents were very disturbed characters, they didn't get on with each other...
    VenomouslyBeautiful VenomouslyBeautiful 18-21, F 1 Response 6 days ago

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    IM TRYING but im LOSING nothing is working for me
    Rain0069 Rain0069 26-30, F 3 Responses 6 days ago

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