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I Doubt Myself

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    I Used To Doubt Myself Not Anymore - To the young lady who wrote the last story about living with her grandmother. Young lady. Receive this in love. First Stop doubting yourself...
    iamchanging iamchanging 36-40, F Oct 21, 2010

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    Something That I'm Not - Keeping so many thoughts in my head hurts too much. I wish I had someone to spill it all too. Someone who didn't care, but did enough to be there. But I...
    bonesx31 bonesx31 18-21, F Apr 7, 2012

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    I Doubt I'm Enough - I am never quite sure where I belong or where I fit.  It is very apparent to me that each person is unique in their own way, and to find that place where you...
    Lucidblue Lucidblue 36-40, F 2 Responses Apr 11, 2011

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    Always - ive doubted my self for a long long time i always think i can't do anything right my mom hates me because i sufferd from eating disorder for 2 and half years and people...
    xkity123x xkity123x 18-21, T 1 Response Jan 20, 2011

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    I Am Doubting Myself Right Now - One of my lifelong problems would be this, doubting myself. I know how great believing in yourself can be. It makes you happy knowing that no one...
    deleted deleted 26-30 4 Responses Jan 1, 2012

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    Creeping... - Doubt crawls in to my mind. It makes a bed in the crevices.... It waits. It creeps out as time passes. The longer the space of time the more it stretches from its...
    kittysoftpaws kittysoftpaws 36-40, F Apr 9, 2013

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    I Don't Think I Can Do This - There is so much that is going on right now in my life. Living in my home with my grandparents and brother is right back to how it was before...pure...
    MaggotGirl666 MaggotGirl666 16-17, F Oct 20, 2010

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    I Am Never 100% Sure of Myself - Yeah sure, I'll have confidence in myself most of the time but I don't know. I think I'm scared of the possibility that I might be wrong even...
    stripesANDsunshine stripesANDsunshine 18-21, F Jul 17, 2008

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    I Don't Feel Like I Matter To Anyone - I doubt myself all the time. I know I am not as smart as my sister nor will I ever be able to work like my sister does. I think I compare...
    Paige42986 Paige42986 41-45, F 1 Response Apr 11, 2011

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    Because I Am So Awfully Forgetful. - I cannot trust my memory, even tough I feel sure of the truth. The next moment I would doubt what I believe to be true. There have been times...
    Likewhatido Likewhatido 36-40, F Jan 21, 2013

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    What Can I Do??? - I doubt myself many times, but in so unnecessary thing like"have i my keys in my bag?" and so on...but this time I doubt about my feeling. Okay, this...
    Apobird Apobird 22-25, F 2 Responses Dec 30, 2007

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    Sometimes - I do not know how important I am to some and how unimportant I am to others
    rpw123 rpw123 41-45, F 1 Response Aug 19, 2013

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    When Im Happy -  im goal oriented .. but when im depressed ... its a totally different situation . Im so down on myself .. I cant do this i cant do that . I cant do anything...
    starstruck2xtrme starstruck2xtrme 26-30, F 1 Response Jul 28, 2007

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    I Often Doubt Myself - I seem to doubt myself alot especially when there are people around me. Like at work I dont stop and think and try and work through the issue I...
    Supagloo Supagloo 41-45, F May 12, 2009

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    What If...? - Doubts are like mosquitoes. They're horrible, soul-sucking creatures that drain happiness and comfort. They attack so stealthily that you don't notice until...
    Pretzel Pretzel 18-21, F Mar 27, 2008

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    I have so many things in my mind I´d like to express .. things I care about, which make me feel I´m alive... I usually write about some of them as random thoughts in stories...
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    I've only been on EP for three days, and it's already helping me with my ongoing battle with depression. Or rather, it's helping me to help myself. I'm the kind of person who...
    xeian xeian 26-30, F 4 days ago

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    I need to find myself. Those were the words she spoke to me the morning she left me to find herself. I will never forget the irony of that moment – it was a beautiful Monday...
    Ricky2701 Ricky2701 18-21, M a week ago

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    This isn't the first time I've fantasized about being single while in a relationship. For some reason I always pictured a studio apartment in a big city. There is always lots of...
    Luckylotus013 Luckylotus013 26-30, F 3 Responses 5 days ago

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    I never thought of myself as cute. Always been told I was ugly so I believed it myself. I recently had a string of people say I'm cute and some asked me out. I doubt they mean it...
    smokygreywolf smokygreywolf 13-15, M 1 Response 2 days ago

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    Seriously who's going to take me seriously my personality is too contradicting to one another. I have two separate personalities. Brightness : I wish everyone even ones I dislike...
    GrumpyGrouchy GrumpyGrouchy 22-25, F 1 Response Apr 5

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    I Can't take this feeling, lately it's very strong. I look around, I see the reasons to live for but at the same time I don't want to live. Everything annoys, inside there's pain...
    Demeterdreaming Demeterdreaming 18-21, F 1 Response Mar 25

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    Dear One who sits inside my head, I let you in, willingly, needy. It pleased me to have you there, and it pleased you to have your seat. You snuck in many alleyways in my head...
    deleted deleted 26-30 2 Responses Mar 26

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    I doubt I'll get to fifty but ill tick them off and stop when it happens. 1. I have a silver tongue. 2. I can be very charming. 3. I'm selfish. 4. I can read people in person...
    DiosesOscuros DiosesOscuros 22-25, M 6 days ago

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    I keep doubting my relationship :( help?
    cailowe cailowe 13-15, F 1 Response Mar 21

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    I told you guys that I hated myself. Now I am in a messy circumstance and I felt everything was falling apart. I might not finish my degree on time when the financial stance is not...
    InFiDeL0020 InFiDeL0020 26-30, M Mar 24

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    It's been over half a year since I cut myself for the first time. I got home from school and had been stressed and as they say "when it rains, it's pouring". I got inside my...
    iSabishii iSabishii 18-21, F Mar 24

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    Here the past few days I've been dealing with a lot of insecurity and self esteem. I was talking with my best friend today and I think I have a really good idea of what I would...
    needinganescape needinganescape 22-25, F 2 Responses Apr 1

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    ( Short story: Prologue) My last hope Everything stops. Times stands still. There he lies on the cold ground. Here I’m standing just staring down as death whispers on the end...
    TweDee TweDee 18-21, F 2 Responses Mar 21

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    It took me a while to realize that somewhere along my path of life I actually managed to lose myself in reality. I lost old friends and gained new ones and realized I had changed...
    ariel2891 ariel2891 22-25, F 1 Response Mar 26

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    We're all here for the same reason right? We all hate ourselves. But I don't know if I actually hate myself or I just can't find anything about myself that I like. Or I think...
    caseylouise caseylouise 18-21, F 3 Responses Mar 27

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    I do this as a way of figuring myself out. I love diving into the deepest depths of my innermost desires and thoughts, exploring myself and learning new things every day. I love to...
    JustAnotherHuman34 JustAnotherHuman34 18-21, M Mar 28

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    I started to really hate myself when I was about 9 or 10. I don't know why but as I was going through the day I realized all of the stupid things I do, how pathetic I am and I...
    skinnylittlewrists skinnylittlewrists 16-17, F 6 Responses Mar 31

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    I came to a realisation today that I have given up on myself. I have been putting on a brave front for the most part, but inside been struggling with inner turmoil. I was driving...
    NewDay NewDay 31-35, F 4 Responses Apr 2

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    I once read an interesting perspective about the people you will encounter in your life, it states: "25% of people you meet: will never like you; 25% of people you meet: won't...
    FussBox FussBox 26-30, F Apr 7

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    I wouldn't call it loving myself, but rather that I find myself to be one awesome, one of a kind person. I am intelligent, hard working, easy going, open, and honest, to name some...
    bkf2 bkf2 22-25, M 5 days ago

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    My biggest problem right now is not knowing how to handle the most basic situations. I find myself stuck, unable to explain myself, or my feelings, throwing everything into a box...
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    I am a tom boy kinda girl.. but so what!! i love myself now n don't care what others think of me.. i love to try out new things ...so what if others don't like it. i love to deal...
    90colors 90colors 22-25, F 3 days ago

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    For the longest time I have invested my time thinking about my friends and family and whether I have upset them. Whether I said something wrong. Whether I offended them. Whether I...
    moorelove3168 moorelove3168 18-21 2 days ago

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    Today I had yet another deep conversation with my acting professor. He told me how I should just ignore people's judgements and go past that, how I shouldn't be afraid to be myself...
    Realitea Realitea 18-21, F Mar 18

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    My arms throbbing with pain after being hit on the arm with a plank of wood. The woman continues to scream. Continues to shout. Continues to remind me why everything is my fault...
    revolucion revolucion 22-25, M Mar 19

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    When I make a mistake, I hate myself, I get angry with myself & I want to hurt myself & punish myself!!! I feel worthless. I suffer from depression & social anxiety. I mentally...
    l2thedoublej l2thedoublej 26-30, F 5 Responses Mar 24

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    I've been trying to concentrate on things about myself I like rather than my flaws. It's so much harder than I thought it would be. I always catch myself comparing myself to other...
    daniefaye32346 daniefaye32346 13-15, F 1 Response Mar 27

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    Yeah, I am myself, 100% I'm the original G. So many goddam people always ask me how and why I change how I act and behave and stuff depending on where I am and who I am with...
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    So, it has been a while since I've found myself on here. I was doing really well after coming back from a holiday in Egypt. Surprisingly, my boyfriend and I lost weight (as the...
    Mel999 Mel999 18-21 2 Responses Mar 18