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I Feel Isolated In My Own Mind

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    So Many Contradictions!

    Being in my own mind feels a little bit like being in the middle of a massive argument much of the time. Can anyone else relate to this? When I think of a topic or a problem or something that is going on around me, I have trouble deciding what to make of it or what action to take...
    smileylottie smileylottie 18-21, F Apr 4, 2012

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    Too much on my mind! I guess I needed someone to talk to
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    It's not that I'm afraid it's that my mind is so full of many things.
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    What dreams 'mean' are simply your own thoughts, point of views, feelings, experiences, fears, hopes, symbolised into dreams. There is a wonderful website that always helps me out...
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