I Grew Something

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    The Little Plant That Could

    I have this little plant in my office. I'm not sure what it is but it showed up on my desk my first week with this company, almost six years ago. It's seen good days and bad but it's gotten bigger and is still green. Recently I've been filling in for someone who had a baby and...
    mysplitpersonality mysplitpersonality
    36-40, F
    Mar 7, 2009

    Crystals

     I grew crystals before, I think I was like 7 and they smelled like vinegar. they were only tiny so I think I crushed them....strange hobbies I have.
    ThorGodOfThunder ThorGodOfThunder
    16-17, M
    Aug 3, 2009

    Grew

    I live on a farm we grow a lot of different vegetables and stuff each year.
    Arorin Arorin
    22-25, M
    Mar 28, 2010

    Related Experiences

    I wanna do a lighter post I guess before it's the end. Almost like a finale. I just don't know exactly what to write about, but I might just write about a few random things that...
    rana3434 rana3434
    41-45, F
    Apr 20
    The year 1996 when I was six years old, there's something unique about the year I cannot fathom upon. Something mysterious, mystical and magical. Maybe it was the end of an era and...
    Sazzio Sazzio
    26-30, M
    1 Response Apr 19
    Grew up in a very small town on a farm. We had cows, horses, chickens, goats, and I while I hated it growing up as a young boy, looking back now I'm thankful for the values that...
    Jfour001 Jfour001
    31-35, M
    Apr 19
    it feels so worst when u know you did something really wrong and hurt someone you really cared. it feels so sick at such times
    tomharryasia tomharryasia
    31-35, M
    Apr 19
    Help!!!!!!! Please!! Ok so in dec my niece passed away, my sisters bf killed her :(. She was about to turn 1..... But here's the reason I'm here.. One night I had a dream about the...
    Ilovepigs089 Ilovepigs089
    13-15, F
    3 Responses Apr 18
    Yeah I'm here searching for something, though I know it's going to be gone soon - but hey, I can say I tried, right? Another night, another strange numbing sensation that I can't...
    Littlemisssomebody Littlemisssomebody
    31-35, F
    3 Responses Apr 17
    This morning while taking a walk I noticed a purple t-shirt in a balcony. When I came closer I saw it was from some feminist organisation, and it was printed on it something that...
    Cierzo Cierzo
    41-45, M
    2 Responses Apr 16
    From what I can tell, I'm fairly certain I either deleted this experience or something, but here goes memory lane once more! I was at my childhood friend's great grandmother's...
    Knitemair Knitemair
    16-17, M
    Apr 16
    I feel like this game has been so entertaining and fun throughout the years. I was given the original Nintendo Entertainment System when I was quite young. It was new in the...
    Nateindenver Nateindenver
    31-35, M
    Apr 15
    Indeed. I'm constantly worried about something, I always feel uncomfortable talking with strangers, I'm constantly assuming everyone is thinking something negative about me, I...
    WritingDesk11 WritingDesk11
    22-25, F
    3 Responses Apr 14
    I have been really feeling like the world has turned and it's finally sunny again! Go life! I still am pretty poor, but I have been busy and I have been getting real jobs...
    Nateindenver Nateindenver
    31-35, M
    1 Response Apr 14
    I have always regarded foreign aid to Africa as something that does NOT help african countries as a whole, may only alleviate the sufferings of a small part of the population and...
    LozzyFromRome LozzyFromRome
    46-50, M
    Apr 13
    Posted on Fakebook today: What would it be like to let go of the idea that your "problems" mean that you are broken and need to be fixed? Or that you aren't good enough? Or that...
    SmartKat SmartKat
    46-50, F
    7 Responses Apr 13
    I will become something that everybody will know me.
    JustAGayGuyHere JustAGayGuyHere
    13-15, M
    1 Response Apr 12
    I thought I would give a site a go and within two hours was kicked off, after posting I'm gay, I did get my account reinstalled but I can't stand the way the sites members were so...
    footsugar123 footsugar123
    51-55, M
    1 Response Apr 11
    Anger You have probably felt this emotion some time during your Life. If not, you are on way too many drugs or you are a sociopath about to burst out. Truth is, I get angry too...
    LysanderFremont LysanderFremont
    26-30, M
    Apr 11
    My Dad My Dad constantly has a cigarette in his mouth. I'll visit them at the their house and dad wheezes his way into the kitchen after he wakes up to take his morning lung meds...
    MedicMaster MedicMaster
    18-21, M
    2 Responses Apr 10
    this is one of the stories from my book chronicles of sam volume one currently available on kindle and nook. I hope you enjoy.. Wrathful measures My...
    Sorellana Sorellana
    26-30
    Apr 8
    So I left EP suddenly a couple of days ago due to a very nasty argument with my soon to be ex-husband. He accused me of neglecting my children due to social media and this is...
    Lee124 Lee124
    41-45, F
    18 Responses Apr 8
    FOR JOANIENEWHAMPSHIRE.. READ THIS THEN STAY OUT OF MY FACE ..I COULDNT GIVEVA **** OF YOUR BLOOD LINE YOU DESPICABLE PERSON http://delgazette.com/opinion/letters/12983/letter...
    LozzyFromRome LozzyFromRome
    46-50, M
    Apr 7
    I feel like my dreams is predicting outcomes for me.When something happens from my dream.Its like Dejvu that can't run from.
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Apr 7
    Nice , friendly , polite , helpful, loving , caring - these are the ways I can relate to - a gentle man? Ummmm no no - that's cursing me technically - lol I don't want to act...
    Stephenrko Stephenrko
    36-40, M
    1 Response Apr 6
    I admire someone. More to like her as an idol.. the way she thinks, the way she treats ppl. I can give 5 stars to her, her attitude. But, I'm getting confused. She's talking back...
    inspirit05 inspirit05
    22-25, F
    Apr 6
    If you want something you never had, you have to do something you've never done!
    LittleMilwee LittleMilwee
    22-25, F
    Apr 5
    It happened when I had a private class with a pre-school student. He is just 5 yo. Now, I do stupid and senseless actions/ reactions sometimes and boy... how I did it bad today. So...
    ChannelingTruth ChannelingTruth
    26-30, F
    2 Responses Apr 4
    Sometimes obstacles and mean, negative people can affect your personal journey towards success. But I learned something... You can choose for it to affect you, or you can choose...
    girlwithanopinion girlwithanopinion
    16-17, F
    Apr 2
    So today is World Autism Awareness Day. As someone with Autism I feel it's nice that we get a day where the world really recognises us. But there are too many people with the...
    josholeary josholeary
    18-21, M
    1 Response Apr 2
    My First Night At The Home**Warning: kind of long**-It was after school one day in February 2004. I was 9 ½ years old and in the 4th grade. I sat just inside of the front entrance...
    Selah94 Selah94
    18-21, F
    1 Response Apr 1
    The Home- For 9 years I was resident at the Children's Home of Lubbock, from arriving midway into my 4th grade year at age 9 and remaining until I graduated from high school in...
    Selah94 Selah94
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Mar 31
    It sucks. I live just outside of the city. Everyone knows each other here. The town is like 80% Arab. I feel like I live in the Middle East. I just wish I could escape this town...
    PierceTheMaruaa PierceTheMaruaa
    13-15, F
    1 Response Mar 31
    DIVORCE! I told myself that not a word of that shall be spoken after getting married. Then at a snap of a finger, infidelity happened! And the gates of Hell widely opened...
    UnveiledWife UnveiledWife
    26-30, F
    Mar 31
    Being Italian and Roman, I am of course biased when I say that the Roman civilization was the best in history and VERY NEEDED TODAY ROMA AETERNA... Lorenzo or Laurentium https...
    LozzyFromRome LozzyFromRome
    46-50, M
    1 Response Mar 31
    I have been scratching around trying to find anything like EP Answermug is quite similar, it should be just as good It's so fxxxing boring though! The subjects discussed are like...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Mar 31
    i have so many things to say to many people but at some how i just can't say even a single word ... i just don't know what snapping to me .~ help me guys ~ :'(
    SandraMichael SandraMichael
    16-17, F
    1 Response Mar 31
    When we continually rescue and repair without teaching and expectation, others lives are void of learning, fixing and repairing themselves. And the cycle of life becomes broken.
    JoanieNewHampshire JoanieNewHampshire
    61-65, T
    3 Responses Mar 31
    Not me...the woman in the video says it and I totally agree https://youtu.be/epQ6u0zrMJE
    Cierzo Cierzo
    41-45, M
    2 Responses Mar 31
    #SAVE EP. EVERYONE READING THIS. https://www.change.org/p/ep-keep-ep-open-don-t-close-ep There's a big plan to save EP, epic stuff, but we definitely need as many petitions as we...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Mar 30
    Don't know if its exactly a confession.. Ep taught me a lot.. I met a lot of peeps here..but few were my lifeline literally. I met my twinsoul 2 years back on a different...
    KosmicKonnection KosmicKonnection
    31-35, F
    Mar 30
    I have said this before, the BIGGEST accomplishment in the history of mankind would be that of inventing an entirely new font of energy that is not fossil based. Maybe then these...
    LozzyFromRome LozzyFromRome
    46-50, M
    1 Response Mar 30
    OH FFFFFFF...U....K IT... THANKYOU FOR BEING PART OF THE JOURNEY ... ...IS PRESENT TENSE ....NO ?
    LozzyFromRome LozzyFromRome
    46-50, M
    2 Responses Mar 30
    WITH THE EP shutdown the EP acronym holds a whole new meaning to me now. Extremely Painful ... there you go ... I said it ... Gonna hit the town and try to forget the...
    LozzyFromRome LozzyFromRome
    46-50, M
    2 Responses Mar 30
    OTHER CHAT / SOCIAL FORUM SITES... I have had a look at just about ALL of them and NONE come even close to EP as far as Im concerned so I am giving up on all this as if it was an...
    LozzyFromRome LozzyFromRome
    46-50, M
    1 Response Mar 30
    Anyone suggest me there is any other social network like Ep....
    skyglad skyglad
    22-25, M
    Mar 30
    I'm rather angry, and it's getting worse as the days pass to the EP shutdown, with EP because it's just plainand simply NOT FAIR that one is invitexd if not enticed into entering...
    LozzyFromRome LozzyFromRome
    46-50, M
    4 Responses Mar 30
    I love you. I don't know if I wanted to say that to you. Now, tomorrow or never? I wanted to tell you I love you and that I want to be part of your world but what's stopping me...
    gabfreak gabfreak
    16-17, F
    1 Response Mar 30
    Passion fades... With the wrong person
    notAloneWithYou notAloneWithYou
    36-40, F
    Mar 30
    I continue to have dreams of ferrets.... why? Just last night I had a dream I turned into one.. why?!?
    kiwigirl2021 kiwigirl2021
    13-15, F
    3 Responses Mar 29
    It seems with the sunshine comes EVERY SINGLE neighbors need to mow their lawn TODAY.
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Mar 29
    Sometimes I just look at people and think, This is the ***** that won the race?"
    Xlandria61 Xlandria61
    61-65, F
    Mar 29
    ...Sooooo, like... You know how some people get turned on if you pull their hair...? So this one girl, she was braiding my hair and she accidentally tugged on it a little... I...
    EridianaAndErin EridianaAndErin
    13-15, F
    1 Response Mar 29
    Never lie, if you're married never have extra marital affair,if you're single never fall for some who is married. It may b fun for while but for your own happiness you're...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Mar 29
    "Pretty Pimpin'" by Kurt Vile... great song...
    SkyouInSpace SkyouInSpace
    16-17, F
    Mar 29
    To be honest, I hate some women on EP.
    CoffeeTimeNow CoffeeTimeNow
    22-25, F
    1 Response Mar 29
    Muslim rally to condemn Brussels terrorist attacks http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/worldnews/europe/belgium/12205846/Brussels-Muslims-rally-in-support-of-victims-of-terror-attacks...
    Cierzo Cierzo
    41-45, M
    2 Responses Mar 29
    I've been an EP member for about 7 years and have mixed feelings about what appears to be the conclusion of operation. I think anyone who has spent a fair amount of time on EP has...
    youzd youzd
    36-40, M
    2 Responses Mar 28
    YOU REPORTED MY GROUP? LAAAAAAME!!!! cud have just asked me to remove it. LLLLLLLaaammeeeee asf
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    2 Responses Mar 28
    you will have to read the comment section of this post if you want to know the full story. I do not get how they can see some post as arousing.
    eliza12348 eliza12348
    22-25, M
    1 Response Mar 28
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