I Don't Fit Into My Own Culture

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    I'm Not A Hick And I'm Bipolar

    Southern Indiana. We have corn. We have soybeans. That's it. Ever since I was a little girl people knew there was something weird about me. Most people thought that it was just my love of books, musical theatre, and unsolved murder cases, but that didn't really explain why I...
    ksdene ksdene
    13-15, F
    1 Response Sep 21, 2011

    Spaces.

    I've procrastinated to share this experience (it's such a big topic), but seeing other people join this group has inspired me to stop doing that. There is so much about my culture that I dont fit into. If race is culture, I dont fit in. If gender is culture, I dont fit in. If...
    TheRealMimi TheRealMimi
    31-35, F
    8 Responses Feb 24, 2010

    I Don'T Fit In To Either My Mum Or My Dads Cultures

    I'm a half Jewish half Irish girl and I don't fit in anywhere. I'm not very jewish or very Irish although I haven't been around too many Jews growing up. I don't even feel British either. I'm a bit of an outcast.
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Jul 1, 2013

    I Don't Fit In Anywhere...

    I don't fit into my culture/society/whatever you wanna call it. I believe in freedom, independence, creativity and I'm open-minded, all of which are absent in my culture. I don't look down on people who are 'different'. I respect everyone's opinions and stick to my own but I'm...
    DarkAngel123 DarkAngel123
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Sep 6, 2010

    My Feeling..

    I do not feel I fit into my own culture. What culture do I fit into? I cannot really say, but of course, I do feel attracted to other specific cultures and regions of the world... I do not know exactly why these certain cultural aspects and places attract me like they do. I mean...
    EmbraceTheFriend EmbraceTheFriend
    31-35, F
    1 Response May 4, 2012
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