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I Feel Like Something's Missing

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    as a poem. I hope you like it! This year has been hell, not denying. I miss the great times I had when i was happy. Now, that im done, I dont give a ****. I wish i could just Go back and stay warm. I just want to go To the old me Sadly, i have to go forward To get it. If my...
    kholehill kholehill 18-21, F Dec 5, 2013

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    I've Never Felt Whole

    I had a difficult childhood. I was forced to grow up way too fast, my mother was always jumping from mood to mood and I felt responsible for my younger siblings. I don't remember a time where I felt truly calm and cherished growing up. Things were always chaotic and I ended up...
    Gossipfoodie32 Gossipfoodie32 26-30, F Nov 15, 2012

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    LIKE A FREAKING EDIT BUTTON!

    I mean it's be nice to go back and read my experiences and see an error and edit my post without having to delete the whole damn thing and start over, or live with the error haunting me.
    Gabbysam Gabbysam 16-17, F 2 Responses 6 days ago

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    I Don't Know What It Is

    Ever since I was in the third grade, being alone in my house was the greatest feeling in the world. There was no one to yell at me or talk to me like I'm idiot. I could just play music and video games without a care in the world. Even with people around I feel alone because I...
    L96Arctic L96Arctic 22-25, M 1 Response Jan 23, 2012

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    But What

    Ok so I'm on this all new happiness trip but there's still a void. This strange emptiness that I dont know how to fill. I have everything I need. I have family and friends that love me and believe in me even when I dont believe in myself. I have a comfortable home I have a...
    annathom annathom 26-30, F 4 Responses May 4, 2008

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    Missing My Loved Ones

    IN AUGUST 2010, I LOST MY MOTHER AND MY MY UNCLE WHO WAS IN THE HOSPITAL DIED TWO WEEKS AFTER AND AFTER BURYING MY MOTHER , I WAS A EMOTIONAL WRECK CRYING IN MY SLEEP, WHENEVER I WOKE UP AND MY UNCLE WAS SO CLOSE TO ME HE WAS A SECOND FATHER TO ME. I LOST ANOTHER UNCLE NOVEMBER...
    MOVIEBUFF2990 MOVIEBUFF2990 26-30, M Mar 7, 2013

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    Incomplete

    Until I find my soul-mate, my life isn't complete. And yes, I'm a hopeless romantic.
    Ichilicious Ichilicious 26-30, M Nov 26, 2011

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    I once stepped out of my comfort zone

    and expanded my reach. I grasped onto something that felt good. I tried to make it mine but it wasn't mine to be had. I had to let go. I've since then come back into my bubble, but now the area inside is bigger. Too big for simply me. It leaves me longing for something I can...
    idleheart idleheart 31-35, M 3 Responses Aug 5, 2014

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    All Consuming Fear Of Finding Biological Parent!!!!!

    I have an all consuming fear of looking for my biological father. I am terrified that I will be rejected. I struggle constantly with wanting to move forward and just doing it and remaining stagnant because of my fear of rejection. I don't have much to go on except a lot of...
    Gossipfoodie32 Gossipfoodie32 26-30, F 1 Response Jan 8, 2013

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    Something Is

    I used to be so content in my life and then everything fell apart. I was worth something. Now? Not so much. I know what's missing. Purpose and meaning. I had a family and was the central core and now? Husband is off with another and my kids are all grown with kids of their own. I...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Dec 3, 2011

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    Maybe Something Is Missing, But I Have To Give Life.

    I feel as though everything has changed, and it isn't a great feeling. But, I can't do anything about it. I am learning to breathe in the positivity and push out the negativity...just giving life in everything that I do. He is supposedly coming down, and he wants to meet/talk...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Apr 22, 2013

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    I Wish I Knew What

    I get restless very easy. i dont know why i feel this way but i feel like theres something more to life then what ive been doing. i get so frustrated and i dont know what to do with myself. i use to be happy go lucky but now its completely diffrent. theres so much i want to do...
    Silent20 Silent20 18-21, F 2 Responses Feb 2, 2012

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    I'M Not Sure Where Im Going From Here....Im Not Sure Where Here Is.

    So theres alot of stuff i need to say, or type rather. I guess you could say i had a hard life, but its not nearly as bad as I like to make it seem really. My earliest memory is one thats not really...charming i guess you could say. My mother you see, was a Bipolar pill popper...
    Gabz17 Gabz17 22-25, F 2 Responses Mar 20, 2013

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    Yes I Do!

    I not only feel it I know it. I want to hold and caress and love a woman again. I've been ina sexless marriage now for almost10 years and I need and want to shre my love and passion with someone special. And special I will make them feel.
    de1946123 de1946123 61-65, M Oct 30, 2010

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    Missing Something

    I am missing something. It is like I am just here. I wake up in the morning and I look over and see a empty spot. I go to work and do not feel like I am even there. I just fell like I am just walking around in life comming and going. but no real reason. When I go out I still do...
    joelp36 joelp36 41-45, M 2 Responses Nov 16, 2009

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    Converted Converted 46-50, M Mar 22

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    There's Always Been

    There's always been a part of me that just feels empty like i'm not a complete person. I feel like the part of a person that attracts others to them isn't in me, like this empty space inside of me will always be empty no matter how many times i try to fill it with drugs, alcohol...
    misternobrain misternobrain 22-25, M 2 Responses Dec 17, 2011

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    I feel incomplete. there is a hole in me.

    I feel I have not and never will meet my soul mate in this life time. its sad to see others who appear to have found theirs. i've had relationships. I've felt love, but nothing like that complete feeling. i wonder if I will ever find my missing piece. or do I have to continue...
    endofseptember endofseptember 26-30, F 1 Response May 29

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    I Don'T Know What I Am Missing

    All my life i have felt some thing is missing ,I grew up with my grand parents away from my mother , father and siblings.I had a good life but i missed growing up with them i miss the memories i never got to make. I did get to see them but because i did not live with them i did...
    Dravena Dravena 18-21, F Jun 20, 2013

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    Dead Inside

    I am numb. Last night something bad happened and at first i thought  I was angry but I was numb. I felt nothing. I acted like I felt I should have acted, but I was faking it the entire time. This cant be normal...It the worst feeling ever, like a walking dead. I just sit...
    SunnyI SunnyI 22-25, F 5 Responses Feb 7, 2010

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    Ugh

    I just noticed the avatar for this group.... ...it seems like there's always something there to bring back certain memories.
    Oso41412 Oso41412 41-45, F 1 Response Aug 2, 2013

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    My Name Is Mike.

    My name is Mike. As I'm writing this, I’m just two months away from turning 32 years old. The idea to write this book has been on my mind for a few years now. I always wanted to share my observations as a fat man in a skinny man’s world, but I was never motivated enough to...
    TheBMRP TheBMRP 26-30, M Dec 2, 2011

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    Thanks To Denial, I'm Immortal.

    something's missing. so badly, that i feel i have nothing to say. i'm just blank. im only living and nothing more, but i dont want to just exist. that's unacceptable. so what is there to do except wait? we're all tired of waiting, yet we feel like that's our only option. wait...
    matiswest matiswest 18-21, M Nov 21, 2012

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    That Missing Puzzle Piece

    Looking through the others posts, here, I can totally relate to how you're all feeling, as I feel it too. Being in a room full of people and feeling like I'm there alone. You're not the only ones who feel that way. There are just many of us afraid to come out and say it. I've...
    silentwriter180 silentwriter180 46-50, F 3 Responses Jan 13, 2012

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    "Old, but I'm not that old Young,

    but I'm not that bold I don't think the world is sold I'm just doing what we're told I feel something so right Doing the wrong thing I feel something so wrong Doing the right thing I couldn't lie, couldn't lie, couldn't lie Everything that kills me makes me feel alive"
    OMSHIVOHAM OMSHIVOHAM 26-30, M May 9, 2014

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    Empty

    I'm the oldest of 3 brothers, and the younger two have children, while one is married and the other is in a commited relationship.  My family grows with glee, children roam and laugh and play and even my friends have moved along their paths, loving and learning, and I've...
    LostandLooking LostandLooking 26-30, M 1 Response Oct 11, 2009

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    First Is The Worst

    Well i finaly felt complete i smiled for mounths i handed her my trust and my heart , i gaver her every drop of loalty . After awhile she wanted love so i gave that to her. We would spend hours together talking about the future ,Lovly hotel down town , living alone. I love'd the...
    zombielady zombielady 22-25, F Jul 14, 2013

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    Beautiful blue skies brings a reflection to her

    eyes of a dream that once was, always beyond reach, so close yet so far away, right at her fingertips, breezes that brush her lips, passing by as if a sailing ship, dreams and goals crashed by waves. Visions of that glowing sunset just beyond the horizons... Forgotten all that...
    CuriousCutiePie CuriousCutiePie 36-40, F 9 Responses Jun 30

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    The Broken Piece

    When I wake up everyday, it's the same routine. I get ready, go to school, come home, go to bed, wake up, repeat. I can't help but to feel like something is missing inside.. like there's something that's keeping me from being a whole. I'm not sure how to explain it. But it makes...
    DetachedCitizen DetachedCitizen 18-21, F Jan 20, 2011

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    "Life is like a long rehearsal

    for a play that will never begin"-quote from the movie Amelie. It's a sad feeling when we do so much and anticipate that something great will happen only to be left standing all alone in the crowd with that feeling of emptiness and disappointment. Sometimes, I feel like I had...
    Lonelyastronaut Lonelyastronaut 36-40, F 3 Responses Feb 11

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    There was this girl I use to talk to. We were really cool friends(if we were friends) until one day she just decided to **** off and I guess decided she wanted new people to talk...
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    I don't know where to start so I'll begin by rambling. I am from a family of 5. I am the baby. I have 3 brothers and 1 sister. They are all married with kids. I'm single with no...
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    Firstly, I have always known somehow I had a gift to sense the emotions of other people as if they were my own. I can also sense any feeling when someone really *wants* something...
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    if you are alone and in the quest of looking for the meaning of life this short 30 seconds video shows you how https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oxLFBkSSQN0
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    I feel like being married. That's what's missing in my life right now. I should be married by now, or at least be with someone I love and loves me. I'm single, and that's not where...
    Jose020 Jose020 22-25, F 8 Responses Aug 24

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