I Am Trying to Find My Way to My True Self

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    I Suddenly Feel My Life Is Empty

    Somtimes i look back and realize nothing special in my life. No happy memories of childhood just because i was so weak to go outside and play with other children in the neighborhood. It was unusual for a person growing up in the countryside but have never flown a kite. I love...
    lanadoan lanadoan
    18-21, F
    1 Response Apr 17, 2012

    My true self is a stigma,

    an abomination in the south. I choose to do as the roman's do on the outside when it must be done. At work and with parents and the musts of survival. My solace in writing, I need to do it more. Whenever I feel aloof, all I have to do is express it to feel just a little bit...
    madeofstars madeofstars
    31-35, M
    1 Response Sep 29, 2014

    Finding The Stillness :)

    My life had always been chaos which I gloried in and struggled with and cursed till i had enough, then at age 49 i called out to my Father for peace and he showed me the way ...
    whoisjohngalt2 whoisjohngalt2
    51-55, M
    5 Responses Mar 20, 2011

    Who Is This Pretty Face ?

    I should be living my life at 20 , right ? Well not ReadyForChange I'm lonely :( . All my "friends" have disappeared ... but it was all my fault . Ive lived my life as a lie all through out High School . & no i wasn't doin it on purpose i was just a follower . I wanted to be so...
    ReadyFourChange ReadyFourChange
    18-21, F
    Jan 8, 2012

    Who Am I?

    when i was a child, i thought i could be a princess. However, when growing up, i realize that it's only something in my imagination. when i was at primary school, i loved painting very much, i could paint in many hours without being tired of. And I thougt i would be a painter...
    lanadoan lanadoan
    18-21, F
    Mar 15, 2012

    Who Am I

     Who am I, that the Lord of all the earthWould care to know my nameWould care to feel my hurtWho am I, that the Bright and Morning StarWould choose to light the wayFor my ever wandering heartNot because of who I amBut because of what You've doneNot because of what I've doneBut...
    deleted deleted
    1 Response Mar 9, 2012

    I Am I Said...the Journey

    i used to love that Neil Diamond song because i could identify with it so much . In the song Neil was searching for the fulfulness missing in his heart and searching from Coast to Coast... i too did this yet finally found that what i was looking for was already in me i just...
    whoisjohngalt2 whoisjohngalt2
    51-55, M
    2 Responses Feb 25, 2012
    Matoy Matoy
    16-17, M
    Nov 1, 2014

    And - Which Is More - You'll Be A Man My Son!

    This poem really moves me :) it sums up what we men should be and aspire to be . i would have like to sip a brew with this man :)  Rudyard Kipling If If If you can keep your head when all about you Are losing theirs and blaming it on you; If you can trust yourself when all...
    whoisjohngalt2 whoisjohngalt2
    51-55, M
    1 Response Jun 19, 2011

    A Journey

    I think we all feel that at times we aren't who were supposed to be. But I think it's part of life's journey, just finding yourself what makes you who you are. Finding your purpose and seeing it through.
    deleted deleted
    2 Responses Jun 23, 2008

    My True Self

    I always feel that something is wrong with my life,  there is something missing, am not what I am and most of my relations, behavior and activities are not what I want. all the time, I feel that I am searching for me and cant find it    am really tring hard to...
    MyAllMaha MyAllMaha
    26-30, F
    3 Responses Aug 4, 2007

    What Are Some Ways To Find My Own Self

    Keep in mind, that I do live in Chicago, and it is 15 degrees. So what that being said, how can I find my own self? How were you able to find your own self?
    chicago54 chicago54
    22-25, M
    1 Response Jan 24, 2010

    Everyone is their true self.

    A lot if people deny this but don't meditate in the idea that they are who thy are.
    ValhallaAwaits ValhallaAwaits
    22-25, M
    Sep 29, 2014

    Finding The Stillness , Part 2 ,continuing The Journey..

    When i found the Stillness i realized i had come back home ! i am not proud that i have found this peace which was always there waiting for me to awaken and find it, i have no pride because i didn't find it, i was lead to it... So how can i take credit for what i didn't do, just...
    whoisjohngalt2 whoisjohngalt2
    51-55, M
    Jul 10, 2011
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