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I Give Myself Affirmations

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    Self Affirmation

    Here's a tricky thing about affirmation and need. Come to think of it there are many tricky things about those two things. This is to focus on one of them, unless I lose my focus.I sat writing a list a while back. I wanted to affirm my way into meeting someone who ... The list...
    RavenDelcor RavenDelcor 56-60, M 5 Responses Jun 3, 2012

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    Daily Renewal

    Everyday I remind myself of the gift I have of life. That even in re-training myself to breathe with my entire body, I am able to learn and thrive. I am able to do random acts of kindness without anyone else being aware. I am able to care for those close to me and be genuinely...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Mar 23, 2012

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    Yep!

    Affirmation I am capable, loving, and full of life. I am writing. I am reading. Descartes once wrote, “I think, therefore I am.” He meant to write, “I am.” What does it matter about the rest? I am makes the statement with more precision. If I am and I...
    RavenDelcor RavenDelcor 56-60, M 2 Responses Mar 8, 2010

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    Though Sometimes I Lapse... And Can Tell In My Life, That I Have Lapsed

    I gave myself affirmations that I have a super-great guy in my life, being loving + supportive, and, really, in pretty short order ( a few months) there he was. Has / is it all sugar + honey, no, but all the things on my affirmation list did show up with him.  Good thing...
    penname penname 41-45, F 3 Responses Mar 8, 2010

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