Post
Experience Project iOS Android Apps | Download EP for your Mobile Device

I Believe That Knowing Your Emotions Helps You Know Your Self

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 177 People

    Although I have been living

    for only a short amount of time, I have realized that being your self and doing what makes you happy is the most beneficial way to live. Every where you go and every where you look there is someone or something telling you how to act how to feel and how to be. (excuse my...
    xKzax xKzax 18-21, M 1 Response Dec 29, 2014

    Your Response

    Cancel

    #

      Your Life Path Number is 9 Your Life Path Number represents the path you should take through life and the talents and skills you have to make your journey a rewarding one. A 9 Life Path will lead you to look at all with love, compassion and tolerance. You will explore...
    burwi333 burwi333 36-40, M Oct 13, 2010

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Self Help Books

    I've been working my way through the library of self help books, and the library is stacked with them. I also listen to videos on youtube. I loved, "The Way of the Wizard" by Deepok and Steering By Starlight...hmm, think that was Martha Beck. Right now I'm reading; Take the Step...
    MsBlueDreamer MsBlueDreamer 41-45, F Nov 26, 2012

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Dissociative Identity Disorder

    I am a fifty-six years black male from florida, I was raised in a large family eleven kids my mother was married three time.one kid from her first encounter, she a girl let call her Jill and her second marriage, she had seven kids to include one set of twins. and on her last...
    HazeleyesD HazeleyesD 41-45, M Jun 2, 2013

    Your Response

    Cancel

    I Never Thought About It That Way

    I guess I got alot to learn. I started learn about the feelings I am feeling then I learn about me. I am been feeling alot of feelings. And not stuff it in more and feeling and mabe get to know my self more and more. I am glad I am in this group . I have learn alot of about...
    lashanda lashanda 51-55, F Aug 18, 2008

    Your Response

    Cancel

    POTENTIAL

    There was a time in my life, not too long ago when I thought I knew myself so well.  It turns out that I had not been who I thought I was.  That was a shame, because with that life I didn't have much to look down upon but rather look up upon.  It was the brighter...
    wanton wanton 16-17, F 1 Response Apr 21, 2008

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Related Experiences

    I have been telling my friends and family this for years! It's super important to love yourself. If you can't love yourself how can someone else? I see that tweet point I just made...
    Liv4Life Liv4Life 18-21, F 1 Response 6 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Using positive self-talk isn't easy, especially when things aren't going your way. But watch what you say anyway. Don't give in to toxic thoughts. Remember, the route to your...
    Zelaleme Zelaleme 46-50, F May 9

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I lost a lot of my friends because I fell in love with one of theirs ex. I don't regret it for a second, yes it was tough and upsetting and difficult but when you FALL in love you...
    Imjusthereforadvice Imjusthereforadvice 16-17, F a week ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    It's been 12 years now and you won't hear this. You can't. Sometimes I wonder if you'd deserve to hear it if you could but maybe it's not fair to think that cause you'll never have...
    Stormdance Stormdance 18-21, F 1 Response 6 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    You are not a back-u plan. You are worth more than someone's second choice. You can't force yourself to stop caring for someone. But you can tell yourself that you deserve better...
    Zelaleme Zelaleme 46-50, F 1 Response May 16

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I know when to love myself first and when to be selfless.
    wdrngSoul wdrngSoul 18-21 5 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    ...............Self worth finds Worth in others!
    Treasure7 Treasure7 36-40 6 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I do love my self,,,,,,,,it's just somewhere in the back of my mind its saying it's pity love,, 🙊
    Ragidoll Ragidoll 41-45, M 5 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Don't put off to tomorrow what you could do today's, as tomorrow never comes! Let the Id in your psyche be the driving force!
    PeterSp8 PeterSp8 41-45, M May 18

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Mental defect labels. Mental illness labels. An ep member fell for a borderline. And researched it. And found many types. She shared them with me. Me readed some...
    convertihd convertihd 46-50, M May 2

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Chances are you won't see this or know who it is, but hey. I miss you. The times I would go over to your house. The time we were walking to your house singing. I don't have the...
    wassup305 wassup305 16-17, F 6 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    "Beautiful: Beautiful is a woman who has a distinctive personality, one who can laugh at anything, including themselves, who is especially kind and caring to others. She is a...
    meetmeinthepouringrain meetmeinthepouringrain 22-25, M 1 Response May 2

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Don’t be afraid to get back up – to try again, to love again, to live again, and to dream again. Don’t let a hard lesson harden your heart. Life’s best...
    ifollowmyownstar ifollowmyownstar 31-35, F May 7

    Your Response

    Cancel
    YOUR NOT ALL THAT.... YOUR A FAILURE ....
    YOURWIFILIFEISGONEYEARS123 YOURWIFILIFEISGONEYEARS123 51-55, F May 11

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Your memory provides me the strength and wisdom to know what I no longer need in my life. Gratitude. Inner peace.
    Zenable1 Zenable1 26-30, F a week ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    There are nights when the silence creeps up on me and you cross my mind. I don't mean to think about you but I do. I don't mean to miss you but I do. I know I'm the one who ended...
    Girl12335 Girl12335 18-21, F 1 Response 6 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I think about you a lot when I'm not supposed to. I know you're not thinking about me, but I really can't help it. I really don't want much, even being your shadow is okay with me...
    justmeinthisbigworld justmeinthisbigworld 18-21, F 4 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Look in the mirror and see your good sides. Trust me you'll see yourself as drop-dead gorgeous :)
    deleted deleted 26-30 3 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    If we've spoken before, then I'll probably respond to your comment faster than anybody else's.
    DieForYou DieForYou 18-21, F 1 Response 3 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    ALL YOUUUUUUUUUUUUUUU EVERY SECOND IS YOU.... AS WE RUN INTO YOUR PEOPLE WERE GONNA TELL THEM
    POWERDOWNBITCH123 POWERDOWNBITCH123 51-55, F 2 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    *giggle* I do this often ;) I can't help it that you lovely Americans are sleeping when I wake up and have time on my hands :)
    Butterfly2525 Butterfly2525 46-50, F 4 Responses May 18

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I always feel connected, I even know where he is. But he is so toxic I can't be with him anymore. Because of him I will never let anyone get as close as him. I don't want to give...
    antoinette74 antoinette74 31-35 May 5

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Approximately 30% of people experience miscarriages. Most people assume it's the result of lifestyle choices or stress, while actually, majority is just genetics. The topic isn't...
    PuckDrop PuckDrop 18-21, M May 9

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Flashbacks to those summer nights... The longing to know what we could've been will never subside...
    cbnfvr cbnfvr 26-30, F a week ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    When I connect with someone I let them know how I feel. Letting one's feeling known can sometimes be a double-edged sword. One risk's getting hurt emotionally when they get...
    chrissy1961 chrissy1961 51-55, F a week ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    ... the last book you read had the word "programming" in the title.
    worrywart42 worrywart42 41-45, M 4 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Those who succede or those around them will often say so, like a prophecy come true. But there are plenty of people who have dreamed big, had belief and confidence. But for which...
    mirkwood86 mirkwood86 26-30, M May 16

    Your Response

    Cancel
    The bigger the ego the easier it is to deflate. Honestly I don't have the energy for that nonsense. They are easy targets.. Too easy lol Full of hot air and nothing more.
    SuumCuique SuumCuique 31-35, F 2 Responses May 19

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I'm stuck on trying to mold into this far more beautiful girl I see in my head! I'm trying to work out the kinks of my twisted mind and personality. I dont want to be his (my...
    KolorMePink KolorMePink 18-21, F 1 Response 4 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Went from 0 to 💯 n*gga real quick..
    xElexusx xElexusx 13-15, F May 21

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Communism.....................
    pardax pardax 13-15, M May 24

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Why can't I just forget that person that has already forgotten about me..?? :-( I hate that I care too much.. :'-(
    turtlebrainx27 turtlebrainx27 26-30, F 6 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Be the reason she smiles, not the reason she can?t ever love again?
    Kunal27 Kunal27 18-21, M 6 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I always think back when we were friends. And how we talk now. But it's just not the same...
    Lcy2472 Lcy2472 13-15, F 6 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I still do think about him all the time.
    Asereht Asereht 26-30, F 2 Responses 6 days ago