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I Escape to My Imaginary World

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    In My Own Little Corner In My Own Little Chair

    In my own little corner, In my own little chair, I can be whatever I want to be. On the wing of my fancy, I can fly anywhere, And the world will open it's arms to me. I'm a young Egyptian princess, Or a milkmaid, I'm the greatest prima donna in the land. I'm an heiress who has...
    juggalove juggalove 31-35, F 1 Response Jun 9, 2010

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    My Own World

    My imaginary world probably makes me sound like I'm depressed, but I'm not. When I want to escape I lie down and imagine what the world would be like if I'd never been born. I imagine I'm a part of the air, just floating around and watching everyone. I imagine my parents would...
    heelsoverhead heelsoverhead 16-17, F Aug 17, 2009

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    Escapism Daydream Fake Fantasy Alternative Reality Imaginary World...Whatever You Want To Call It

    ive been doing this since i was a child. i remember making up diff. people in my head and giving them names, ages, addresses, occupations etc. at times id even write it down. i actually know what they look like and i do it to this day. i think this was one of the things that i...
    survivor0001 survivor0001 22-25, F 1 Response Jul 23, 2013

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    Most of the Time

    With imaginary cakes and chocolates and ice-cream. It's great, I love it.
    LordVoldemort LordVoldemort 36-40, F 32 Responses Jul 14, 2009

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    Private Escape

    More often then not, I drift into an imaginary world, where I actually feel safe. As odd as that may sound to some people, it's true. When I was younger, I was tormented and harassed, so I began to retreat inside myself. I began creating this little world, in order to escape...
    AngelofAries AngelofAries 18-21, F 3 Responses Sep 30, 2009

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    Better

    I prefer my imaginary world because, obviously, anything is possible there - I couldnt really describe it, its constantly changing depending on what I feel like I want, but its generally better than reality...I suppose if people could really bring their imagination to life itd be...
    Enjoythesilence Enjoythesilence 16-17, F 8 Responses Sep 21, 2009

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    Fantasy

    Im always in my world , every single hour , and every single day . I imagine that I am the greatest wizard in the world and I have dark powers that are strong and I use for good . I have like seven companions : Sasha , Mike , Sarah , Thorn , and Ben . I feel like I have two...
    dragongirl8792 dragongirl8792 13-15 Jan 6, 2012

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    Because of the many challenges I face in life

    right now, it's kind of hard to only live in this bitter reality. I'd rather dream. I have an imaginary world that I've become connected and attached to. I go there when I'm scared, angry, or sad. And I feel the people in this world are always with me. I don't know if this is...
    nemophilist8 nemophilist8 18-21, F 1 Response Jun 21

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    . . . Not Forever . . .

    Just like most of us out there, I myself too have an imaginary place, in fact I have many to which I tend to escape to quite often and I must say it is absolutely fantastical! There is nowhere like my own imagination. However I don't want this to be forever and ever. It's fine...
    ImaniCorleone ImaniCorleone 18-21, F 2 Responses Apr 29, 2010

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    "teamwork!!"

    Two weeks ago our social studies teacher gave us  a sheet of papper it  was about a group project.Lots of pepole wanted to be in group.The project was  to invent  anything that was never inventedand helpful for humans.We had two days to finish . Then she said "pick the pepole...
    emilyrocksaw emilyrocksaw 22-25, F May 3, 2012

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    "teamwork!!"

    Two weeks ago our social studies teacher gave us  a sheet of papper it  was about a group project.Lots of pepole wanted to be in group.The project was  to invent  anything that was never inventedand helpful for humans.We had two days to finish . Then she said "pick the pepole...
    emilyrocksaw emilyrocksaw 22-25, F May 3, 2012

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    Bye Bye Reality

    hello insanity. I escape so often sometimes I don't even realize I've done it.. even when I'm at work I'm quite surprised I haven't been fired yet..
    messengerofthementalones messengerofthementalones 18-21 Jul 4, 2011

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    My Sanctuary

    From youth to now, I have a place in my mind and a person.  There is a spacious grassy aera with a beautiful walk through garden and fountains.  There are stone benches to rest upon with engravings.  the texture is granular.  The place is serene.  The...
    typoquene typoquene 41-45, F Feb 22, 2010

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    Yes, To My Imaginary World...

    Where the constant ache disappears. Where I know nothing of the pains of my past. Where I no longer feel every scar left.. Where my thoughts no longer attack me. Where I am happy. Where he is by my side, arms wrapped around me tight like it has been said over a thousand times...
    LovingLaughs94 LovingLaughs94 18-21, F 2 Responses Aug 1, 2013

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    Reality Is Such A Cliche!

    In reality you are only one person, with one history, one future, one soul. Tell me, what kind of sane person can keep to that? I don't think there is such a person! When I feel unloved, the perfect man is always waiting for me. Tall and strong with raven black hair, wearing...
    hazeldreams hazeldreams 22-25, F 2 Responses Mar 25, 2010

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    It's A Romantic Comedy In Which I Star. Hehe

    It varies from time to time. It also depends who I'm currently crushing on. The structure for each fantasy is the same though: There is a heroine=Me, Handsome love interest= varies, a wonderful, successful career= also varies, and a conflict= that will be resolved by the time I...
    kbentley17 kbentley17 18-21, F 1 Response Jan 5, 2010

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    Adventure Land 2.0

     I live mostly in my imaginary world... i fanatise about possibility's that i know will never ever happen and how i would react to that situation... i laugh and giggle to myself and everyone around me wonders why. I shall call my imaginary world 'Adventure Land 2.0' Its...
    SuperRobotMonkeyTeam SuperRobotMonkeyTeam 16-17, F 4 Responses Jul 25, 2009

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    A Home Away From Home

    a place where i can freely do anything i want.  and i mean, anything!    and since it's only an imaginary world.  anything is possible!  LOL  no rules, no hassles, no disappointments, no nothing. just pure bliss!  
    SweetAppleBlossom SweetAppleBlossom 26-30, F 11 Responses Jul 4, 2009

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    My Imaginary World Makes Me Complete

    It started with a dream of someone I cared very much about for 15 years. When we met, he was just a musician in a band, then he became famous.  In my imaginary world we go back to before he was famous and do all the things he couldn't do because of his celebrity. Sometimes...
    lorraine1223 lorraine1223 56-60, F 1 Response Jul 4, 2009

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    Imagination.

    It's a great place, full of surprises, where i can wander for hours, wondering about all the things which don't exist or can't exist in my real world.
    AtomicWater AtomicWater 41-45, F 4 Responses Jun 9, 2010

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    Escape Reality

    You know that saying, 'the truth shall set you free' . ..  I don't think it's true, on the contrary, I think the truth will actually drive me crazy.  I think I know way too much **** and I have way too many bad memories that if I ever faced them all .. I'd go insane...
    kmuch kmuch 18-21, F 1 Response Feb 22, 2010

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    A Little Help

    Hi, I found this website. It seems helpful for anyone wanting to make there own imaginary world, or fill in the details of an already existing one. http://www.web-writer.net/fantasy/ hope it helps :):):)
    technicolorsoul technicolorsoul 13-15, F Nov 22, 2010

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    At Dinner With My Family...

    This is strange I know but I always imagine that I meet this great girl and she wants to meet my family and we at dinner with my family and everyone instantly fall in love with her and that for once they were proud of me...
    Cadet1995 Cadet1995 18-21, F Apr 19, 2011

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    amysangels amysangels 22-25, F 2 Responses Mar 21, 2010

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    The Roots Of All Goodness...

     My imaginary world is another planet, far from Earth, where people live a nomadic existence in conjunction with a decent technological understanding.  I close my eyes and pretend to have crashed on the planet long ago (I discovered it 25 years ago as a sci-fi loving 10...
    puzzle590 puzzle590 36-40, F Jan 9, 2010

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    Escape

    when I'm alone or asleep i escape to my imagination. i think that my imagination is better to live in than the real world because in imagination land the pain don't hurt as much as it do in real life and i can be a different person that knows who she is also because in...
    Kanna07 Kanna07 16-17, F 3 Responses Jul 3, 2009

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    I'M A Dreamer...

    I've been making imaginary alternate realities for years, in which I am a lot different - the way I want to be - and my life is exciting and awesome. I use music a lot when daydreaming; music is very inspiring and conjures a lot of images in my imagination. I wouldn't say it...
    HerMelody HerMelody 22-25, F 1 Response Apr 2, 2013

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    My Own Little World♥

    In my own little world it hardly ever rains I’ve never gone hungry, always felt safe I got some money in my pocket, shoes on my feet In my own little world Population: me I try to stay awake during Sunday morning church I throw a twenty in the plate, but I never give...
    PRETTYGIRLHATESTHEWORLD PRETTYGIRLHATESTHEWORLD 18-21, F 1 Response Jan 6, 2011

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    Fantasy Is Better Than Reality

    So I guess you could say I'm back? I left about 5 months ago, but I want to give this website another go and I hope you all can forgive me :) Now for my story. I've had an imaginary world in my head since I was a kid. It wasn't the kind with dragons and princesses. My fantasy...
    llama4lifex0x0 llama4lifex0x0 18-21, F 2 Responses May 23, 2013

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    My Own World Is So Beautiful

    I have a couple of imaginary worlds I visit depending on the mood I feel. One world is like an alternative universe of this world. I am a renowned actress, singer, filmmaker and biochemist(yes quite a combination). I am beautiful in this world. I am 5'7, lean, with high...
    Readerblackchic Readerblackchic 18-21, F 3 Responses Jul 25, 2009

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    Into The Monster World - When I write my

    monster stories I cannot help but drift off and get into the wonderful world they take place in. Especially with my Walken stories, because some of them are in fact based on my dreams.
    Monstermaster13 Monstermaster13 22-25, M Aug 12

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    My Imaginary World Is Not Just A World

    I act out situations in my head. I don’t mean practicing in front of a mirror for an interview, or planning my actions for certain occasions, I mean playing pretend, although that makes it sound petty. When I’m alone, and sure that no one will hear or see me, I invent a world...
    Lilykit627 Lilykit627 18-21, F 5 Responses Dec 9, 2011

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    Worlds*

    Yep.  Terrible, I know.  Growing up as an only child, I was pretty lonely.   There were times when other family members were living with us, but even then... it doesn't leave you.  I always had a very active imagination.  It was never just one...
    ChevyGirl ChevyGirl 18-21, F 7 Responses Mar 25, 2010

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    Real/not Real?..

    I`m not so sure I make the difference anymore, between what is real and what is not..intuitevly I known that I`m running from something, from pain, from bad, bad memories, but God seems like forever. I think I`ve gone too far maybe and people directely indirectly tried to tell...
    gia99 gia99 18-21, F 3 Responses Apr 10, 2011

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    Inside My Mind

      In most lives we tend to not want to believe the truth. When in the presence of reality it hard to cope with the "criticism" that reality gives. The will to want to change the little imperfections in my reality is what creates sanity within my wits. Realizing...
    ayerb4 ayerb4 18-21, F Nov 10, 2009

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    I Love to Daydream.

    Sometimes I like to just close my eyes and think of a new life for me. Somewhere where I'm prettier, smarter and have loads of confidence. Somewhere where I'm always happy and have loads of friends who love me. Sometimes I just think of me being where I am now but it's just...
    BrokenAngelWishes BrokenAngelWishes 18-21, F 1 Response Sep 12, 2009

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    I'm So Happy This Group Exists!

    I'm relatively normal. OR I like to think so. Whatever that means. Atleast, people don't think I'm crazy. But I DEFINITELY have this imaginary world thing going on. It's literally a world where I go to EVERY day for a bit, when I'm alone in my room, or zoned out on the metro. And...
    Lizaf Lizaf 22-25, F Aug 13, 2009

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    I Feel Good There

    Sometimes when i get scared of situations i pretend that i dont give a damn about anything and become happy for sometime and escape in my imaginary world I could be anyone in this world a famous star a big businessmen or anything i end up with a happy family and everything great...
    aloserlikeme aloserlikeme 18-21, M 2 Responses Mar 4, 2012

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    Somewhere I Can Be Free

    My imaginary world is free.  I can't describe it in detail. Because there simply is no detail. It's a place that's free to change into anything I want it to be. It's this amazing place that be in the clouds or under the sea; in space or back in time. Wherever it is and...
    kmuch kmuch 18-21, F 4 Responses Mar 23, 2010

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    Lost It

     I can't find it. Lost it. My imaginary world. It used to be before me everyday, but now when I look I only see the darkness of empty space. There is a door that's locked I see with a note nailed carefully to it. It is written on parchment, worn with grime from the last few...
    theredlady theredlady 41-45, F 4 Responses Jan 8, 2010

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