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I Have a Great Imagination

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    It Seems So Real Sometimes

    Being autistic is, for the most part, a colossal pain in the ***. (Understatement of the century right there!) But despite all the social awkwardness, weird behaviors, and general detachment from people, there is one little comfort that keeps me going: my imagination. I have...
    Torcularis Torcularis 22-25, M Feb 3, 2013

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    A Little Overactive But...

    Nonetheless, my imagination is perfectly healthy and cheeky (wink, wink).
    Ichilicious Ichilicious 26-30, M Nov 22, 2011

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    So Many Ideas Yet Very Little Know How, Lol

     Ideas pop in my head ALL the time and I could dream my life away if I let myself...
    BeTheBestMe BeTheBestMe 36-40, F 2 Responses Feb 25, 2009

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    The Only Thing That Is Free

    Growing up, my family was poor. So, unlike our rich cousins, my siblings and I had to entertain ourselves without any fancy toys or gadgets. My sister and I would use old writing markers for action figures. We couldn't afford dolls or the cool Ghostbusters action...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Feb 25, 2009

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    Great Imagination

    Great imagination,Have one,Without it,I'd be lost,I'm always,Imagining things.
    startinover1 startinover1 46-50 1 Response May 11, 2012

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    My Adventures

    The first five years of my life, I lived in a city neighborhood.  The household next to mine had six children, two of which were around my age, and another boy my age who lived down the block, so I was used to always having someone to play with.  Back in those days I...
    SerenaDragonfly SerenaDragonfly 22-25, F 5 Responses Sep 11, 2008

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    Inspiration

    My inspiration comes from everywhere. I looked at a good luck charm and its shape inspired a creature I invented. Now I have three stories that have this animal. Look at a cloud. There may be a new creature there. Look at real animals. They may inspire you to make a new one...
    IHPD IHPD 18-21, F 1 Response Jan 9, 2012

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    Better Than Tv.

    I have a very active imagination. Things play in my head almost like a movie or tv show, just without the commercials. I've started dozens of stories, I have three books that I'm working on, and collect a ton of movies to help give me ideas for more books, stories, and ideas that...
    doritos1254 doritos1254 26-30, M 1 Response Jul 1, 2011

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    I Was An Odd Kid

    I talked to myself all the time or that is how it would appear to others. I was just very imaginative. When I was bored in the car, I played and talked to imagined people. I remember being in the back seat, while my Dad and stepbrother were in the front seat. I was just yacking...
    RhombusInTheSquare RhombusInTheSquare 36-40, F 5 Responses Feb 3, 2013

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    In my extensive and enormous imagination is

    where my dream that transform to reality starts...
    poisonEve900 poisonEve900 31-35, F Aug 21, 2014

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    Daydream Poem

    I am dreaming Awake, but dreaming In my own world Until the world outside is good enough to appeal to me Here I will stay Thinking, but asleep Waiting for a better world Or maybe, I'll keep dreaming anyway
    IHPD IHPD 18-21, F 1 Response Oct 25, 2011

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    I was in the park with my friend

    and I ask him "Imagine Heaven" We both try to picture it. I picture it as a world with the clouds as the ground and the sky is like a crystal (Shiny and clear) And there is mystical and magical places to go. my friend pictures it as a city with doors that lead you to your happy...
    ObsidianStori3s ObsidianStori3s 13-15, M 1 Response Feb 25, 2014

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    Related Experiences

    Please read and give advice lol.... I am talking to someone who has potential and could be a perfect match for me, we talked back in the winter but I kinda broke his heart but...
    purplepumpkin17 purplepumpkin17 16-17, F 29 mins ago

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    Some days are good, some days are so-so, and then there are those days I feel like I'm trapped in my past. I didn't have the greatest childhood, ill leave it at that, and I used to...
    Overtherainbow66 Overtherainbow66 22-25, F 1 Response 51 mins ago

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    Oh my my, I had such a great day today. We are soo nice when were nice. This morning was remarkably sweet and lovely. I had the warm and fuzzies all day and I wore the...
    BrandysGood BrandysGood 31-35, F 1 hr ago

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    My husband as always shown me some support and respect . I have always respected him in every way .
    princessandravensmom princessandravensmom 36-40, F 4 hrs ago

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    I have no teeth. Half of them were knocked out, or damaged, when I was 17, the rest came out by 24. Over the years my edentulous mouth has been the cause of much mirth amongst my...
    SLD1970 SLD1970 41-45, M 7 hrs ago

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    Japan is now in the fall season. But I am glad I can still hear a few cicadas making noises. The summer is always the best season for me and I always miss it greatly. I've once...
    katsuobushi katsuobushi 36-40, M 11 hrs ago

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    My greatest accomplishment was writing a book and getting it published. My greatest disappointment was not that my husband gambled my house away . It was that my book went...
    bookbren bookbren 51-55, F 13 hrs ago

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    My family was going on vacation. We all packed and left. My brother was acting really insensitive the whole time, like oblivious. For example he set his phone down on a suitcase I...
    PinkMellow PinkMellow 18-21, F 15 hrs ago

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    I have spent 3 years on and off with my ex. When we first dated it was 5 months of joy, then she broke up with me a week before we moved into a new place. I was crushed and...
    timthomp timthomp 26-30, M 2 Responses 17 hrs ago

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    I'm on my second marriage and they've both been hell. Every person I've tried to have any kind of relationship with has hurt me. I have no family and no friends. I am alone in this...
    drag0nf1y1 drag0nf1y1 26-30, F 18 hrs ago

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    I feel very immature, unworthy and insecure with relationships (often) and along with that I feel like my parents were my safety/security until they divorced. Now I look for...
    Clatterwithoutlove Clatterwithoutlove 26-30 3 Responses 21 hrs ago

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    I recently had a past life regression done on me to help me understand everything that has transpired to me in the past 3 years. The man who lead me deeper into my spiritual self...
    Raven9854 Raven9854 16-17, F 3 days ago

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    which means I actually don't have it. ppl who have schizophrenia don't "think" they have it. They don't even know they have it! so, at least I can distinguish my paranoid delusions...
    StreetgirlnamedDesire504 StreetgirlnamedDesire504 36-40 3 days ago

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    I am clearly not even the slightest blip on the Richter scale of one who measures a ten for me. At least that's what I will tell myself until he writes back. Maybe it would be best...
    secretme1970 secretme1970 41-45, F 4 days ago

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    When I was 12, I was a lonely prepubescent girl who had no friends so I decided to create my own imaginary friend - Leo. We did everything together! We even had exciting adventures...
    deleted deleted 26-30 4 days ago

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    I am not sure if there is anyone else has ever experienced this..I have heard about a condition called maladaptive daydreaming, but I have never been diagnosed with anything more...
    sparkydream sparkydream 18-21, F 2 Responses 5 days ago

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    I always remember my dreams in such detail. I'm surprised that most people don't. Dreams expand your life and imagination.
    tommy38 tommy38 36-40, M 4 Responses 6 days ago

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    When I was a little girl, about five, six, and seven years old, my whole family lived in this apartment complex. We lived in 608A. We were kind of poor, and my dad was often away...
    kipsidaisy kipsidaisy 13-15, F 2 Responses a week ago

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    We are naturally curious as humans. It's one of our many great qualities which have led to knowledge, innovation, and progress. We want to know things. It's important to us to...
    youzd youzd 36-40, M Aug 25

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    I don't mind it, just means I have great legs but kinda sucks since I have no ***, hips or defined waist. Then I remembered, oh yeah! Shapewear like corsets and padding. What men...
    Lov3intheasylum Lov3intheasylum 31-35, F 1 Response Aug 24

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    I had a dream where I interacted with a group of people in a school gymnasium. It was very stimulating and enjoyable. Near the end I became lucid, and knew I would soon awake. I...
    SweetSpiritEnergy SweetSpiritEnergy 26-30 1 Response Aug 24

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    Im 15 and I attend a high school. This is a real story about what happens when I feel alone or overwhelmed. When I was a kid, I realy liked watching those old classic movies. The...
    inmkie inmkie 31-35, M 1 Response Aug 23

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    Roughly 4 years ago, when I was 14, I went to go see a child psychiatrist due to a recent suicide attempt. Back then, I was extremely timid and afraid of adults. The appointment...
    Yoshizawa Yoshizawa 18-21, T 1 Response Aug 23

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    How To Turn Six Dollars Into Six Thousand Dollars: I found this on a bulletin board and decided to try it. A little while back I was browsing through newsgroups just like you are...
    manusundr manusundr 46-50, M Aug 22

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    Over the past years, I've taken part in a lot of school trips and I must say that the number of youngsters resorting to drinking alcohol and/or using other addictive substances in...
    Drastine Drastine 18-21, M 4 Responses Aug 22

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    I adore my imagination. Amazing stuff.
    VeraVonKrueger VeraVonKrueger 18-21, F 1 Response Aug 21

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    I get so lost. It's distracting, it's frustrating, but in my head is where I have a lot of fun.
    SplitGivanni SplitGivanni 18-21, F 3 Responses Aug 21

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    Scarily vivid I think. I had a dream the night before my kiss happened, this random guy told me "You can practice on me SadlySafe, since I'm only a person of your imagination...
    SadlySafe SadlySafe 13-15 Aug 20

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    I have always had a vivid imagination. As a kid, I could see the 'bad guys' my siblings and I were fighting. I can picture stories in my mind as I read. Dungeons and Dragons...
    Writer1967 Writer1967 46-50, M 1 Response Aug 20

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    This happens to be a fantastic coping mechanism. Anyone who has been through some crap and come out on top may attest to the fact that their imagination carried them through...
    notsocomplex notsocomplex 31-35, F Aug 20

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