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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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    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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    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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    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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    Related Experiences

    I sit outside and smoke a cigarette, smell of smoke lingering in my hair on my lips. Something has changed, the air feels a little more crisp sending a sensation of goosebumps...
    Yourbaaaby Yourbaaaby 18-21, F 1 Response Aug 8

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    Affirmations, affirmations, affirmations! You want to improve yourself ? Say positive things to yourself until you believe them! When I wake first thing mine is... 'I am...
    Bluesrain Bluesrain 26-30, F 3 Responses Aug 8

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    It took a long time for me to realize this but the first person who will help you live a full and happy life is in the mirror. Until I sought this person out and learned to love...
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    Well , friendships are made . Online or offline , they are made. Credible or non credible? Understandably I give , I don't dare to state I know about all life's challenges . I know...
    heavenlyflower123 heavenlyflower123 36-40, F 8 hrs ago

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    aromantic2012 aromantic2012 31-35 7 hrs ago

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    Partly by myself.. Havent done it active-active.. But active/passively or call it passively-active. I sort of have the belief, that when everyone is gone. Just by myself. Then I...
    mirkwood86 mirkwood86 26-30, M 44 mins ago

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    I have been blessed with a happy body image. When I see myself in photographs I do realize all that is wrong with me as per the contemporary concept of beauty. But when I see...
    greycells greycells 36-40, F 1 Response 5 hrs ago

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    I swim regularly, but not competitively so like most young boys I wore board shorts. When I was a teen I went to the local pool with with a couple of friends (boys and girls). The...
    MasterTran MasterTran 18-21, M 3 hrs ago

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    I wish I could just be happy with what I am and what I can accomplish...when I don't feel the love from anyone...like really feel the love...I then get down on myself thinking it...
    saturnsdaughter saturnsdaughter 26-30, F 1 Response 7 hrs ago

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    It's not so much giving up, but just knowing it doesn't work for me so I am cutting my losses. These are my reasons, you dont need to think they're yours: 1. I am incapable of...
    Lov3intheasylum Lov3intheasylum 31-35, F 1 Response 2 days ago

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    There is a saying that everything in life comes as a blessing. It's part of our destiny and our path towards our life. We perceive events in our lives as good or bad, we make...
    xogymfish xogymfish 16-17, F 3 Responses Aug 15

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    It all started about 4 years ago in junior high. I started growing up, going through hormonal changes, and some adjustments in life. And in the process I started dating (Late I...
    kittybabe100 kittybabe100 16-17, F 1 Response Aug 2

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    I am more than ecstatic to be able to give hope to all sufferers today by being able to truthfully tell you that I managed to rip myself out of bulimia completely in the time space...
    mel95 mel95 18-21, F Aug 21

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    I have been trying and pushing myself to think positive, keep on trying and never give up, no matter what. I have been doing it for past 9 years. Lot of things happened in those...
    lonelyheartbroken lonelyheartbroken 26-30, M 14 hrs ago

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    'This is a mans world' - covered my Joss Stone. It's like I Immerse myself into the sound and rhythmic lull. When there is a slight pause in the music, I can't help but hold my...
    MSCris MSCris 18-21, F Aug 7

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    I have been doing so much writing lately, keeping an online journal of my most innermost thoughts, desires, dreams, wishes, fantasies and hopes. I keep so much of this private...
    Indigolesbian70 Indigolesbian70 41-45, F 3 Responses Aug 2

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    I'm having those feelings again. I've been trying hard to believe in myself and be productive. Doing that I feel requires self-esteem of some sort. So I'd like to let these...
    StokesQuirky StokesQuirky 18-21, F 1 Response Aug 9

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    When I was young, I believe that doing or saying how you feel without thinking is a strict no no. That’s why even at a very young age. I don’t do or really say what I feel. And...
    VoiceLessMe VoiceLessMe 26-30, F Aug 11

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    i am 25 yr old a dropout with no ged or high school diploma, started working since i was 16, but i wasn't able to save any money, started using drugs the addiction i got is esctasy...
    thatlostone thatlostone 22-25, M 1 Response Aug 15

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    I have given up on my life, and life. I'm 20 years old, hate my job, my present, my home, my mistakes, ....so much more. I stopped going to college cause I lack motivation and dont...
    Somebodycares Somebodycares 18-21, M Aug 17

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    Seriously, the guys I'm meeting are just dogs. It's depressing to be honest. Idk maybe it's just not the right time to be giving myself away like that, I should just focus on...
    Inthepr0cess Inthepr0cess 22-25, F 3 Responses Aug 8

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    On the outside I seem really successful - high profile job in the media, good looking boyfriend, lots of friends... but really I struggle with anxiety, not feeling good enough and...
    thedarkerplace thedarkerplace 26-30, F Aug 11

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    I'm not completely sure why I even signed up on this site, yet alone posting a story. At the end of the day, I know that this will not improve nor will it change anything about my...
    LilMsUnknown LilMsUnknown 36-40, F Aug 13

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    I just feel so disconnected from everything and everyone. The possibility of being bipolar comes to mind given how I can care and, then abruptly, not about something or someone. I...
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    I have so many reasons to hate myself... I'm smart in school, but I'm dumb when it comes to social things. I like to be alone, and I tend to shut myself in so I don't need to talk...
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    Hello. I am Bailey. I am seventeen years old. I started cutting myself when I was fourteen. The first time I did it, I used a key. I carved someone's initials into my forearm...
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    A lot of us do it, and so do I. I internalize, and bottle up all my anger, frustration, hate, and resentment. I just keep it inside, all to myself untill finally I can't take it...
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    One day my girlfriend went out for sometime and i was naked, i was naked, i called her back but she went very quickly, then bell rang, i though she came back, i open the door...
    deleted deleted 26-30 8 Responses Aug 8

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    There are those who believe what people tell them about not being good enough, or feel as if they do nothing right, or don't fit the image they think they should. I'm not one of...
    winglessdove winglessdove 13-15, F 1 Response Aug 11

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    Im laying here with music but really i just give up i don't give a **** any more i don't cate if any one finds out because its their fault for putting these thoughts in me
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    I can remember when my drug addiction, left me homeless, without, a family, without a job, without without etc. Not all drug addicts die rich and still have enables to tell the...
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    Getting into peer pressure in school days is just normal. Everyone of us would have experienced it. But it is up to you on how to avoid/tackle peer pressure and how to make the...
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    I have been with my boyfriend for a year. At the beginning of our realtionship I was super attracted to him. Like I had never had a single thought of a female I only wanted him...
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    A person with no boundaries is broken. That is my perception. I know what's right, but I still attempt to rationalize it. I try to make sense of it and give it purpose. But...
    Becomingme4 Becomingme4 46-50, F 1 Response Aug 2

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