I Discover Myself Through Writing

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    Often, the words that tell me

    who I am lie just beneath my skin. Sometimes they don't all fit together eloquently when I try to describe them aloud. They are disjointed and seemingly contradictory. And then, I start to write. And the words fall into place. More often than not, I don't even need to edit...
    Searchingformyshalom Searchingformyshalom
    22-25, F
    Apr 13, 2015

    Journaling helps me figure stuff out.

    .. I really struggle in this town. I don't know if it's just a matter of perspective or what. But when I visit a certain city here in Colorado, I feel confident, happy, & free to be myself. There, I'm not striving for attention. Here I feel cramped & suffocated. Not free. Like...
    SaundraMae SaundraMae
    31-35, F
    1 Response Aug 17, 2015

    So I'm in Barnes & Noble & I almost want to cry.

    I was looking at the journals so longingly. I miss journaling. I want one so bad! But I feel like my husband stole that from me. :( A few months ago I found out he had been reading it. And now I just don't feel like I can keep one anymore. I've written from time to time since...
    SaundraMae SaundraMae
    31-35, F
    3 Responses Apr 27, 2015

    Heavy hearted. Missing Wendi.

    Thinking of love. Pondering my life. My path. My journey. Five months ago everything changed. I thought it was all about love. But it was so much more. It's where I'm at. Struggling to know what I believe. Feeling stuck. Restricted. Bound. Longing to break free in some form...
    SaundraMae SaundraMae
    31-35, F
    1 Response Apr 25, 2015

    Self-discovery Through Word And Thought Processing

    By writing stories, answering questions and commenting on other peoples' stories on the Experience Project, I also clarify my own feelings and beliefs on personal, social, political and religious issues. Core values get dusted-off during my connection with others on EP, and...
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    1 Response Sep 23, 2012
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