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I Believe a Dj Saved My Life

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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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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 46-50, M Dec 16, 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 4 Responses Jan 23, 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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    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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    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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    lonelysoul1088 lonelysoul1088 26-30, M 2 Responses Feb 3

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    Forwarding something interesting: regarding those who believe and those who don't believe in God! Very interesting. It stimulates our lateral thinking. This lovely parable is from...
    Aryg Aryg 36-40, F 6 Responses Feb 12

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    Personally I believe that life is only 10% what happens to me and 90% how I respond to it, but this goes way beyond seeing the glass half empty or half full. This is the...
    Brunette4U Brunette4U 31-35, F 2 Responses Feb 20

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    Reflections Have you ever had the feeling that you were hollow inside. Like nothing can bring wholeness to you but the very thing that God is about to take away. No one...
    taurusboi23 taurusboi23 22-25, M 1 Response 2 hrs ago

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    In 100 years almost everyone alive will be dead. So what's the point? There is no God, no devil, no afterlife and no reason for life. Oblivion awaits us in death, nothing else.
    JohnoCA JohnoCA 18-21, M 1 Response 43 mins ago

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    It Is NEVER Jesus And Mary 2. Does Jesus wish to establish world devotion to Mary? Please know that such was never the desire or will of the Lord at any time as expressed in the...
    churinga churinga 70+, M 3 Responses Feb 15

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    "I'll tell you my sin, so you can sharpen your knives, " A women on her said this, what did I say to her? If God doesnt condemn you, then who will overrule his judgement? God is...
    HandyMannyWanny HandyMannyWanny 16-17, M 2 Responses Feb 17

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    What Must I do to inherit Eternal Life? When asked this very question Jesus Responded: And behold, a certain lawyer stood up and tested Him, saying, “Teacher, what shall I do to...
    Cootamundra Cootamundra 70+, M 1 Response Feb 15

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    God so loved the world, he gave his only son. While we were sinners. Don't forget that once, you and me never truly gave our lives to God, never truly followed. Some, like me...
    HandyMannyWanny HandyMannyWanny 16-17, M 1 Response 5 days ago

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    I want you to get better. Eyes on Jesus - Praise him while going through.. He is our comfort in our hardest,darkest moments. **Saying.. I will not die but I will live and declare...
    Heavenbound5511 Heavenbound5511 36-40, F Feb 7

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    I don’t know what I am doing with my life anymore. Where to start with what sucks most, I am not sure. Right now I can not pinpoint the root cause of my unhappiness but it seems...
    unknown0605 unknown0605 22-25, F Feb 10

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    Your perfect life lead you to believe the nieave conception that you should be a one dimensional person. Sheltered. My broken life and wisdom I gained from it saved you, your...
    Cakecake123 Cakecake123 22-25, F Feb 7

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    I remember that day i found her(let's call her E for now) in the bathroom, she gave me a note saying she took a lot of pills. In a second she just passed out and I managed to get...
    wolflover514 wolflover514 16-17, F 3 Responses Feb 19

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    First off, I'm going to apologize for asking this question in an "I believe in God" group. However, I still feel like I believe in God. I have been doubting as a Christian as a...
    JustDuke JustDuke 13-15, M 23 Responses 5 days ago

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    So, for starters, I'm 20 and I live in NC. I'm an Eagle Scout, a college student, and a christian. My life hasn't been one of perfection or glitz and glamour, but it hasn't that...
    MyLifeInANotebook MyLifeInANotebook 18-21, M Feb 8

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    I was so sad one day I battled depression and I was watching barney and it was the episode welcome cousin riff a new dinosaur named riff was introduced to the show he's a cute...
    lovebarneyorelse lovebarneyorelse 18-21, F Feb 15

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    Wrote this as a sample for when I was teaching my students about memoir :) I still have the photograph of what looked like the most perfect day. I'm sitting on the dock with my...
    Classangel00A Classangel00A 31-35, F Feb 18

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    life seems to be so hard sometimes, everyday seems like a bad day. sometimes, I just feel like wanting to suicide. but I'm so scared to do it... I just wished that I could just end...
    mlzzmt mlzzmt 13-15, F 1 hr ago

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    I'm 14 almost 15 and have been on Lexapro for a little over a year. Honestly, getting on these antidepressants saved my life. I mean I still had/do so a therapist button emotions...
    jess965 jess965 13-15, F 2 Responses Feb 5

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    The Bible is the key to life's problems and offers solutions to many question. The Bible has stood the test of time against an avalanche of criticism from many sources. The Bible...
    churinga churinga 70+, M Feb 9

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    Look for my life partner and be serious in conjunction When I was 35 years old. I would love to be my partner in his mind and his emotions and his soul and his body just me and I...
    fares79 fares79 31-35, M 2 hrs ago

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    I grew up in a home with neglectful and/or abusive and absentee parents, and as a result I wasn't taught anything about life, and just general life skills that every person should...
    Undeadly Undeadly 41-45, F Feb 6

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    Tonight I wandered where I should not have. One thing led to another and I found myself on a site called BestGore. I watched a toddler my daughter's age (one to two years old...
    EnigmaticDogma EnigmaticDogma 22-25, F 2 Responses Feb 2

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    So, today my uncle came over here today after a fallout with my family about demanding respect from me, and he told me some truth about the Word of God and I accept it. But he told...
    taurusboi23 taurusboi23 22-25, M 3 Responses 5 days ago

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    I have a question: do to my beliefs and what I want answered please only answer in you are either a Christian or a Rastafarian, any rude people will be blocked. Alright here it...
    MTBlake33 MTBlake33 22-25, M 8 Responses 5 days ago

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    1 I love you, Lord, my strength. 2 The Lord is my rock, my fortress and my deliverer; my God is my rock, in whom I take refuge, my shield[b] and the horn[c] of my salvation...
    madridista23 madridista23 41-45, M 4 days ago

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    It's been the simple things that have actually turned my life around for the better again. I've just gone through a depressive / suicidal state these past few months, and I have...
    megmegmeggers megmegmeggers 18-21, F 4 Responses Feb 8

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    I do not follow the Bible. I am against abortion because babies have rights too. Not only do they have rights, but to me abortion is an abomination. I should really show a picture...
    moose73630 moose73630 16-17, M 3 Responses 5 days ago

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    I really don’t like living, I hate my life and I just don’t feel like if I belong in this world. My family thinks I am dumb and that I will never achieve anything in life. I...
    Miserabelle Miserabelle 16-17, F Feb 13

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    jopava jopava 56-60, M 1 Response Feb 4

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    A Menagerie of AcquaintancesI have met so many people online over the years. I remember the first site I used to chat was IRC circa 1994. It was awesome to think that you could log...
    SwanSongRebeL SwanSongRebeL 36-40, F 7 Responses Feb 7

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    For me... to 'believe', is like saying I choose to accept something as true, whether I have experienced it or not. I do believe in love, and I believe it exists in many forms...
    StarLily71 StarLily71 41-45, F 7 Responses Feb 14

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    This explains it well. I hate confrontation. Hate it. I will often try to avoid meaningless and useless disputes. However, I will stand up for what I believe in, and I will stand...
    LostandFading LostandFading 18-21, F Feb 14

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    Missing the point part 2: Continuing on from the first part of my post, I then asked myself “your IQ is pretty high so why aren't you an atheist?” I then took a moment and...
    skyller2s skyller2s 26-30, M 1 Response 5 days ago