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I Am Working On Becoming a Better Me

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 192 People

    A Better Me

    A better me,That's what's needed,Now,I've got the magic ingredients,It's a matter of using them,Change,I'm sure,It'll come fast.
    lazycrazybasket lazycrazybasket 46-50, M 2 Responses Feb 4, 2012

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    I Will NEVER eat 2 MINUTE NOODLES ever again,

    I have had to much of them. New Diet!
    Zamowell Zamowell 18-21, M Sep 29, 2014

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    Always Working On The Better Me.......

    I am always working on the better me. I have come a long way. I was not such a nice person years ago, very cold, harsh, mean, distant...and the list could go on. I am still hard, but yet very fragile and soft to a point. dealing with things in life a lot better. I am approachable...
    SassyBabe39 SassyBabe39 41-45, F Aug 23, 2010

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    Working...

    As of now it's not really happening *sigh*
    CrazyHippieChick CrazyHippieChick 22-25, F 5 Responses Nov 11, 2010

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    Paradigm Shift

    I joined Experience Project several months ago, at the cusp of my transition to university. It's very humbling to read back on that first post that I made; I was a scared, confused eighteen-year-old, with no idea of her purpose or value. If I had the capacity to speak to my...
    ElysianPeace ElysianPeace 18-21 May 15, 2013

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    Change

    The time for change has come. I ended a seven year relationship with a very bad boyfriend who I now realized manipulated and abused me to the point, I had no self-confidence and was honestly contemplating suicide. The heart break still hurts. I miss him like crazy, but I would...
    JasminelynnB JasminelynnB 26-30, F Jan 11, 2012

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    Who Is Me??

    I woke up one morning and my marriage fell apart . . the man I have been with for the last 14 years was not the man I married this one morning when I woke up.  He has left me, moved out we are attending counciling and he says he is trying to clear his head...
    cfulgrif cfulgrif 26-30, F Dec 13, 2009

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    I Can Not Own What Is Not Mine

    I have begun to realize through self discovery ( and the support of so many here ), that I can not be everything for everybody. I have to take time for me. One of the things I gave up years ago was my music. I spent hours and hours practicing, composing; I had...
    angelwings626 angelwings626 41-45, F 6 Responses Dec 10, 2008

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    Because It Matters!!!

    The decision to become a better person is or can be the most important decision that you can make. I realize that life can be so much simpler if you focus on making someone elses day or making the world a better place. You will begin to notice that life has more to...
    SJADE21 SJADE21 18-21, F 2 Responses Dec 10, 2008

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    Who Am I?

    One thing that I believe is really important in life is to know who you really are.  Not someone that someone else wants you to be.  For the past 3 years I feel like I have lost who I really am.  I tryed to be the person he wanted me to be. ...
    RomanticDreamer RomanticDreamer 22-25, F 1 Response Oct 29, 2008

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    It's been a little while

    since I wrote an experience here and I wanted to write about something positive instead of the depressing ramblings I do from time to time. But like the title I am working on becoming a better me. My state of mind fluctuates from day to day life and still being homeless or...
    Orchards Orchards 22-25, M Sep 19, 2014

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    I am a very emotionally complex woman. I am working hard not to let my emotions get the better of me, sometimes I think the worst of people and that's when my emotions get...
    Euphorialbeauty23 Euphorialbeauty23 22-25, F 3 Responses Feb 12

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    My goal this year is to be a better version of myself. Attitude wise, I tend to be get angry sometimes and take it out on the people I care about. And I'm realizing that isn't...
    misslx92 misslx92 22-25, F 2 Responses 1 day ago

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    I have a dark past and a lot of skeletons in my closet. however I came a far way and in the process I'm becoming a way better person for It. there was a time when I was a very...
    gelibeli98 gelibeli98 16-17, F 4 Responses Feb 11

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    Infinitesimally better!! Some people say the high school years are the best; others say the college years. I've done both, and for me, neither was true. High school.was.AWFUL...
    MommaBella MommaBella 31-35, F Feb 24

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    What is wrong with me? I like working out when I'm there, I usually give it my all but I can't break this psychological rut and get to the gym! I'm not over weight anymore so it...
    444EEEE 444EEEE 41-45, F 1 Response Feb 9

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    2014 was a bad year for me. I've had bad moments in the past that I wish never to experience again, but **** just comes to me. I am working on improving myself this year...
    absinthe79 absinthe79 22-25, M 2 Responses Feb 10

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    but it is becoming quite a battle. I want to cry, scream and throw a tantrum. to just get it all out. but I won't. I will be good.I will sulk quietly like some teenager. it's...
    simplyafriend simplyafriend 41-45, F 2 Responses Feb 23

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    ​Eye gazingI know full well, when I am truly looking at someone and when I’m not. So I went through a phase where I experienced my own disconnectedness from… my soul...
    Injoy1767 Injoy1767 46-50, F 1 Response Feb 26

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    The mistake of "Deep Beliefs", is Lack of Tolerance, of others Beliefs. Education is the solution to all differences, however, too often, a small faction of mal-learners, fail to...
    RojoJeepNut RojoJeepNut 70+, M a week ago

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    According to the BMI (Body Mass Index) for my current height weight and age I am obese. And I am. I know this and it has bugged me for a long time. But I want to change how I am. I...
    dragonturtle dragonturtle 22-25, M 5 Responses Feb 9

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    I just can't seem to find the motivation anymore, I want to look better and feel better, it's never quite enough.
    mamabear36 mamabear36 36-40, F 2 Responses Feb 13

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    Im feeling a lot better now these days! Im smiling more, im getting out more, im getting back into my favorite old hobbies, and happily acquired new ones, I actually wanna get up...
    SweetcakesJr SweetcakesJr 13-15, F 3 days ago

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    I've been on antidepressants for a few months now. I'm focusing on myself and the things I need to do and things that I enjoy. I'm finding that things are overall much better...
    EchoWasNotMeantToBeSeen EchoWasNotMeantToBeSeen 26-30, F 2 Responses Feb 9

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    They say they relationship with yourself is the most important one. Dr. Phill actually said that so it must have some truth behind it.. Oh wait. I remember it being very true. I...
    Anonymouscoast Anonymouscoast 22-25 Feb 13

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    I'm working on a new draft of my masters thesis and I need some readers to let me know if what I've got so far is moving in the right direction. Comment or shoot me a message if...
    ACraigNewman ACraigNewman 36-40, M Feb 18

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    IM TRYING but im LOSING nothing is working for me
    Rain0069 Rain0069 26-30, F 2 Responses Feb 20

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    After having my water pipe freeze outside of the house, buried deep in the ground. And not having water for the last four days. You do not realize how much you take running water...
    nudistguyny nudistguyny 70+, M 2 Responses Feb 22

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    I'm trying to be a better person. But depression stops me.
    mistaken123 mistaken123 18-21, M 4 Responses Feb 22

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    I love exercise. It allows me to push my body to the limit, and there is nothing better than seeing the transformation your body can make. Consistently taking your workout to the...
    amberBNYC amberBNYC 31-35, F 1 Response 4 days ago

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    Thinking about applying for a new position within the company I work for. Change for me is hard. I am hoping this will work out for the better as I am miserable in the position I...
    lynne7722 lynne7722 36-40, F 8 Responses 1 day ago

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    My 2015 goal involves bettering myself in ever way. eat healthier, be more financially stable, be happier and more social
    betterthanbono betterthanbono 22-25, M 23 hrs ago

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    I want to change myself I lie and steal and it's like it's apart of who I am but I wish it wasn't. I just want to live a clean wholesome happy life. I'm working on each one by one...
    catema catema 18-21, F Feb 12

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    I need to be on it to continue living (requirement I must be getting medical treatment to be paid for not working) But I don't even think they work and haven't in a very long time...
    1lonelydaisy 1lonelydaisy 41-45 1 Response Feb 16

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    I love working with children that have special needs. It's my dream job to be a teacher some day .
    GayLittleFlower GayLittleFlower 13-15, F Feb 18

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    Looking at the internet rn and I'm supposed to be working .. Whoops
    directioner5000 directioner5000 13-15, F Feb 25

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    working ain't my kind of thing 2 do but I gotta work so I could save money for a living
    RodrigoGalindo730 RodrigoGalindo730 18-21, M 6 days ago

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    Had no sleep last night and working tonight just great
    Kelloggz90 Kelloggz90 22-25, F 1 Response 3 days ago

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    Ok, so I've got a new research project. When I should be working, I'm scouring the Internet looking for Xanax horror stories. About six months ago, I moved in with my boyfriend...
    leilanio leilanio 41-45, F 1 Response 17 hrs ago

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    I really love being a preschool teacher. I run a half day preschool program and it's so full filling. The only draw back is no adult interaction! I miss working with adults. Lol.
    recycledknowledge recycledknowledge 41-45, F 5 hrs ago