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I Believe a Dj Saved My Life

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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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    “The weak can never forgive. Forgiveness is the attribute of the strong.” ― Mahatma Gandhi, All Men are Brothers: Autobiographical Reflections
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    http://youtu.be/FSmdSw9eEIA watch with an open mind as this all makes immense sense.
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    I have anorexia but I'm not thin. Even though people call me skinny I still don't eat and I exercise a bit too much (8 hours a day). Life is annoying.
    LezzieRose LezzieRose 16-17, F 2 hrs 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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    Are we living in the end times?, I honestly can't say if we are or not. I can only say I personally believe we are. But not without good reason. The world has watched as YeHoVah...
    Tapsalot Tapsalot 46-50, M 6 Responses Jul 10

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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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    Just today, i eould say tonight, God turned all my negative thoughts and worries and fears into a positive one, calmness and gratefulness were showered upon me. Have been depressed...
    BakerQueen14 BakerQueen14 22-25, F 2 Responses Jun 25

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    Someone,ANYONE. PLEASE get ahold of me. I'm an angel. I'm only 15.. But I've regained my memories. When I was 3-4,god came to me in a dream and told me my mission. As I forgot,my...
    MatthewAngel23 MatthewAngel23 13-15, M Jun 27

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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 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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    I know that God is taking care of me because he was present when I was born. I know that God is taking care of me because when I was younger and there was no food, water, or...
    gardengirl17 gardengirl17 22-25, F Jun 23

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    I need some help, really badly. First, I apologize if any of this has improper grammar or misspellings, I am writing this in a hurry. When I was a child, I was moved around a bit...
    LilMissStats LilMissStats 13-15, F Jun 28

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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 5 days ago

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    My husband and I have been married for a month...he left me after two weeks...but is back and forth with wanting to work things out...I am 14 years older than him and I know he is...
    bankergrl1976 bankergrl1976 36-40, F 3 Responses Jun 22

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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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    I've heard "Good deeds won't get you into heaven"..is it true? I believe and pray but all the lives I've saved from suicide, the lives ive changed positively , the people I've...
    akaShaun akaShaun 16-17, M 48 Responses Jul 12

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    I'm sick and tired of fighting it. Everything has gone wrong I am cursed. I'm 32 and from childhood I have give from one deep end to another. I was a child in alcoholic and violent...
    Imoveryou Imoveryou 26-30, F 1 Response Jun 24

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    “I remember the Chronicles of Angevil, that the Zombies will find the Ice Wall while the Fighters divide and defend and expel. I realized that the ice wall was and what the...
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    Today I played a part in saving Aunty Jenny's life. Uncle Casmiro just barged into my home at something like 7pm and was like Aunty Jenny's not well. I thought it was a joke...
    slipdasystem slipdasystem 18-21, M Jun 23

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    I believe in... that two people can look at the exact same thing and see something totally different. I believe… that your life can be changed in a matter of hours by people who...
    PepperX PepperX 22-25, F Jul 10

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    So I've learned the hard way that trying to save others is not a way to save myself...I had this strange idea that if I could save someone's life or help a lost soul find their way...
    deleted deleted 26-30 2 Responses Jun 30

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    Yeah i can say that im saved by him.. He's the sweetest guy you can met, even though i didnt met him in real. He cutted, but stopped for his fans. He's just perfect and amazing.
    IrwinsScars IrwinsScars 13-15, F Jul 9

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    12 years ago i was 6. I wanted to be a doctor. When i was 6 i had no idea what problems i would have to face today. When i was 8 i thought i was the fattest in my class. When i was...
    breakersflow breakersflow 18-21, F 1 hr ago

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    I've never believed in the idea that there is a "soulmate" out there for everyone, and I never will. People often speculate that the reason I think this way is because, I've never...
    DeathstalkerScorpion DeathstalkerScorpion 22-25, M 2 Responses Jun 23

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    For most of my life I have been the type to question things, wonder and think 'out the box' or in another way of putting it. I have been able to cast my mind outside this 'cage...
    MisssValentine MisssValentine 18-21, F Jun 27

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    What I Believe And Learned About Forgiveness At first the theory, the thoughts, the things I believe. Then one real example from life. --- I believe that there is no fulfilling...
    Soniador1963 Soniador1963 46-50, M Jul 3

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