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I Believe a Dj Saved My Life

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    A Deejay May Not Have Saved My Life, But He Saved My Dream

    As a singer/songwriter, it's a hit and miss game.  Some songs take off - and have a true meaning - and other are just trash. In the later part of the 90's, my lifelong dream was fulfilled.  I had been to Nashville, made my first CD, and the next step was to...
    Cheleanne Cheleanne 66-70, F 4 Responses Jan 24, 2009

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    Does Howard Stern Count??

      I first was introduced to Howard Stern in LA back in in 1991.  I LOVED his type of radio! At the time in Phoenix - there was nothing like this on the radio.   Back in Phoenix, a year later, he came on the FM all talk station...
    MizzBlue72 MizzBlue72 36-40, F 3 Responses Feb 14, 2009

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    Today Would've S*cked Without You and My Music.

    I love music and it means so much in my life.  Several songs stand out in my mind as very important and get me through the worst days of my life. Today has to be one of the f*cking worst days I have ever faced, and my life as I knew it was shattered into a million little...
    fungirlmmm fungirlmmm 41-45, F 14 Responses Jan 23, 2009

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    Last Night a Dj Saved My Life...

    We all go through hard times... we all go through good times... the trick is to know which is which.  I  have taken a second to dig up this old song.  One that I  think applies to many of us at some point in our lives... so I  want to play a social game...
    EPjake EPjake 26-30, M 3 Responses Jan 23, 2009

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    I Have A Few Of Theese Sorts Of Experiences

    here's a true one,fairly profound,at the time... the place,Berkeley California. the life,mine...it wicked sucked at the time (mid 90's) the DJ? Lulu on KALX,she did a fun ska show... I was miserable,suicidal thoughts circulating through my poor battered little brain... I was...
    dubkebab dubkebab 36-40, M Dec 16, 2009

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    I Am Old, and One of the Queens of My Umph Is

    Donna summers...ALL her music, when I was younger kept me, as well as many of those of my generations going...now, as I try to adjust to new things, new obstacles, I believe, this new song she did, http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oY3DuLr1Ku8&feature=relatedYour   Stamp...
    forceofnature forceofnature 51-55, F Jan 24, 2009

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    The Soundtrack of My Life

    I don't know that I can attribute emotional rescue via music to one specific instance, but in the spirit of sharing I will relate as well as I'm able. After the end of a relationship, there are several 'survival' songs that have kept my head up and really helped me through...
    afreimann afreimann 41-45, F 2 Responses Jan 23, 2009

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    Why I Never Stopped Loving Him

    I fell so far in love with this one guy who i thought was the one i could lay down with and stay with in his arms and never leave feel his lips on mine his hands in mine i belaeved i had the world until the day he showed me all he wanted was my box the one thing i thought was not...
    lovely18 lovely18 18-21, F 1 Response Oct 30, 2009

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    I Really Do Believe

    All my fave dj's saved my live and gave me a reason to be alive to get into the rhythm and the beat. And my last boyfriend was a dnb dj and he got me through some hard times.
    bubblegum84 bubblegum84 26-30, F 4 Responses Nov 26, 2009

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    Live, Laugh, Love

    live, laugh, love by Clay Walker i can be very intense when it comes to the conservation of our environment and indigenous cultures, and excessive consumerism and waste drives me insane... when i need to stop worrying about the world and everyone in it...i play this song...
    jinda jinda 56-60, F Jan 24, 2009

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    Not a Dj But a Song That Changed My View

    when i was 12, about to become a teenage, before there were tweens... i was trying to figure out who i would be... and in that year... 1995, a movie came out that changed my life...  Clueless.  now, you may laugh... call it vapid, call is superficial, whatever you may...
    destiny420 destiny420 22-25, F Jan 25, 2009

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    Run

    There are thousands of songs that I have heard over the years that when I listen to now will bring back a million memories and a wave of emotions. I have a song for everything, and for most people. No matter how cheesy or awful it is, I will listen to it just to...
    deleted deleted 26-30 3 Responses Jan 24, 2009

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    Swedish House Mafia

    don't u worry child...whenever i feel down n switch on the radio on...n this comes on...i always feel better :-) plus bondy n browny ....bassline djs from where i live always get me bouncing around again :-) and whoever did 'and it feels like Im in heaven'...its one of those...
    starlightforever starlightforever 31-35, F 1 Response Sep 23, 2013

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    Related Experiences

    A few days ago when the IDF decided to go into the Gaza ***** I just felt so sad that it brought me to tears. Why? I have never been there, I don't know these people, why should I...
    tcennoC tcennoC 51-55, M Jul 19

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    We all want to help each other. Human beings are like that. We want to live by each others' happiness, not by eachothers' misery. We don't want to hate and despise one another. In...
    nemophilist8 nemophilist8 18-21, F 1 day ago

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    http://youtu.be/FSmdSw9eEIA watch with an open mind as this all makes immense sense.
    camryntressa camryntressa 18-21, F Jul 6

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    It's all about Life perspective!It's all about believing, control and power!If you believe that life can get better than you take control to make it better and therefore have the...
    MilweePetite MilweePetite 18-21, F Jul 6

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    I've saved everyone but myself, so now I'm drowning and I don't know what to do
    BringMeThatHorizon BringMeThatHorizon 18-21, F 11 hrs ago

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    Many people have told me that honestly sharing so much about my life online can be dangerous and can put myself at risk to online predictors. But here's something they don't know...
    Destinyyy Destinyyy 16-17, F 2 Responses 15 hrs ago

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    Man of God There is a man who talks about God and a particular religion in India. This man’s name starts with P and has a surname which starts with D. Every morning he appears...
    aproudwoman aproudwoman 41-45, F 14 hrs ago

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    I was at a neighborhood pool, swimming when I was in High school. It was a day like all the others . I just happened to look over where I was swimming and there was a young kid...
    libbielane libbielane 56-60, F a week ago

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    I believe that God provides all things good in life, and to be happy and kind is to be of God. Why live any other way than to be of God?
    Deviance7 Deviance7 18-21, M 2 Responses 9 hrs ago

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    I do believe, I know we all are children of God and he loves us dearly. God at this time in life I pray and ask you for a miracle.
    001goodguy65 001goodguy65 46-50, M 1 Response 1 hr ago

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    I believe that during my darker than black years of highschool, where I had no friends and no one to talk to when kids were making my life miserable, music saved my life. I wouldn...
    deleted deleted 26-30 2 Responses Jun 30

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    I believe in God. That one is a given and a freebie. Here's ten others... 1.) Forgiveness. Forgive yourself and others. To not forgive someone is like drinking poison and...
    SimplyHearts SimplyHearts 46-50, F 1 Response 7 hrs ago

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    I feel like I'm in the middle all the time. Its a terrible feeling. I've been in a relationship for years now and I still love him like the day I met him. Don't ask me why...
    LStacey LStacey 36-40, F 5 hrs ago

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    When I was 24 I had an online relationship that was horrible. He snorted coke and sold it and lived 20 hours away. I went through it for a year and a half. Never meeting him. We...
    WhereIsTheLogic WhereIsTheLogic 31-35, F 1 Response 3 hrs ago

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    This Lifestyle Has Some Downfalls-As Ukrainian woman I was raised to be very meek and feminine, therefore I submit to whatever my husband of 16 years decides. The only area I have...
    DashaMarinkovic DashaMarinkovic 36-40, F 1 Response 1 hr ago

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    MOMENT BY MOMENT WITH HIM ( by Linda Lee Wolovich) Sometimes we so easily forget. How unpredictable our lives may be, We make plans for our tomorrows and our futures, not realizing...
    Lovesweetlove Lovesweetlove 26-30, F 4 Responses 8 hrs ago

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    I struggle telling people about my problems. So, I guess just writing my whole story would be better. Haha, I know it'll be pretty long. I'll just go ahead and say it: my mother...
    BookWonderer BookWonderer 13-15, F 4 Responses Jul 14

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    If You Doubt Your Salvation, Does It Mean You Are Not Saved? Matt Slick If you doubt your salvation, it does not mean you are not saved. It means that you do not sufficiently...
    PMEWhite PMEWhite 31-35, M 1 day ago

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    If You Doubt Your Salvation, Does It Mean You Are Not Saved? Matt Slick If you doubt your salvation, it does not mean you are not saved. It means that you do not sufficiently...
    PMEWhite PMEWhite 31-35, M 1 day ago

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    If You Doubt Your Salvation, Does It Mean You Are Not Saved? Matt Slick If you doubt your salvation, it does not mean you are not saved. It means that you do not sufficiently...
    PMEWhite PMEWhite 31-35, M 1 Response 1 day ago

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    A Few Reasons to Believe In Ghosts. 1. It just seems too cruel to imagine that someone could die and never have any way of communicating with the living in their afterlife...
    FR3DR1CKA FR3DR1CKA 16-17, F 15 Responses Jul 1

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    I am not a religious person before. But I joined when my family prays or when we go to church. Honestly, that time I just looked around at the people praying and wondered why they...
    RubyR21 RubyR21 18-21, F 4 Responses Jul 4

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    I really feel like I was meant to be a female. I even have a twin sister. I just had my 40th birthday. I have always been pretty healthy except for enlarged breast and smaller than...
    RontoRhonda RontoRhonda 36-40, T 2 Responses 15 hrs ago

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    Growing up we are taught not to lie and I don't think we really understand why so we continue to lie. I have found that I learn life's lessons in layers. The first person who...
    Bewail Bewail 22-25, F 11 hrs ago

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    I find that there are less and less people in this world willing to help. Seems like someone can be down in the middle of the street and people would just walk over that person...
    princy22 princy22 26-30, F 2 hrs ago

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    I had a rough life, and a rough childhood, But im happy i can stand here today and help people with there struggles, when i was a young girl, my parents were always argueing, i...
    haileythompson haileythompson 18-21 1 Response Jul 12

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    This is just a short story I wrote years ago which I still love. Enjoy Beauty so Unique Near rushing water, shimmering on rocks laying amongst the earths firm yet gentle body...
    Bluetoxicity Bluetoxicity 18-21, F 10 hrs ago

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    The Bible contains the mind of God, the state of man, the way of salvation and the happiness of believers. Its doctrines are Holy. Its histories are true, and its decisions are...
    smilejem smilejem 16-17, F 2 Responses 4 days ago

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    After I posted my earlier post, I was reminded of this story that was sent to me some time ago. While waiting to pick up a friend at the airport in Portland, Oregon, I had one of...
    morganonnet2 morganonnet2 51-55, M 3 Responses Jul 1

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    Lost my best friend last week. I was suicidal and wouldn't leave my room. Just spoken to a girl on EP. Made me realise what I have to live for. You know who you are. You probably...
    ninetyninelb ninetyninelb 13-15, M 2 Responses Jul 6

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    I let my dogs out late the other night with one eye open, they came to me nudging while I was sleeping. They happily bustled out the door I sat back down sleepily. I heard loud...
    LastofmyKind LastofmyKind 26-30, F 1 Response Jul 17

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    I saved my cousins life I risked mine. My grandpa hit a tree with a golf cart it fell over my cousin fell but I picked him up and keep running
    maddie711 maddie711 13-15, F Jul 22

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    It's wasn't that big But I stopped like 2 of friends from getting ran over The first one we were walking n the bus was pulling out and I ran to the over side but she was just...
    Hiddenamoungus Hiddenamoungus 13-15, F 1 Response 6 days ago

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    I saved my ex partner's life. I left him before I throttled him.
    Serfbord Serfbord 66-70, M 6 days ago

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    I am a big believer of Christ. I don't see how it can be the other way. We are put on this planet and we must spread his word so that our brothers and sisters can be saved.
    GabbyGabbers GabbyGabbers 18-21, F Jul 10

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