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I Have a New Outlook On Life

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    Ever since I got rid of my depression, I had gained a whole new outlook in life! I now see life as one big adventure. I'm ready to take in good new things, as well as deal with the bad stuff too. I feel alive! I never felt that way, in my life before... I do now, everyday. But...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Mar 7, 2009

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     I am 49 years old and have struggled with my weight and self esteem for what seems all of my life.  When I entered my forties no matter what I ate or how much I exercised my weight continued to increase.  I am only 5' 3", so when my weight reached 150 lbs I...
    cleansecoach cleansecoach 46-50, F 1 Response Feb 24, 2009

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    In Just One Moment

    it was all out on the table, i had no more secrets to him. i wanted to die, i wanted it over, i was going to. and then he said... he said that he understood that i wanted to, and he wouldnt hate me if i did do it. he just wanted me to say goodbye before i did it. it hit me liike...
    ticanaru ticanaru 13-15, F Aug 30, 2012

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    Has anyone noticed how much of a difference

    looking at the world a different way makes; it's almost like living in someone else's life. Bad stuff still happens, no denying that. But I feel like I don't have to let life knock me down as much of the time. And even when life knocks me down, I feel more confident that I can...
    notafraid777 notafraid777 16-17, M Aug 25, 2014

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    It's On. Okay, You Win.

    It’s just you and me. Right here. Right now. You think you’ve got all the power because I have already shown my cards, that I am afraid, and hurt, and feeling intimidated. But it ends today, this power struggle, this emotional game. I am stepping up. I just want to say I’m...
    Quintesse Quintesse 51-55, F 40 Responses Jul 25, 2012

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    I Chose Between 3 Frogs

    I used my imagination to chose between three frogs. And what do you know, it was the frog with the positive attitude.
    Peter123 Peter123 46-50, M 3 Responses May 26, 2009

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    Recently, I have had quite a few life changing events that have happened. Looking back on some things, I probably would have changed some things sooner, but I can’t control the...
    Haywee123 Haywee123 22-25, F May 5

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    So I guess this has been a long term, like almost my entire life experience. Ever since grade school I haven't had many friends, and the ones I did, I think they were just using me...
    ImOnlyMe84 ImOnlyMe84 26-30, F 1 Response May 17

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    like to do via k*K, ive only ever done once on there and would love new friends, esp if female. message me with ID if interested
    j0505c j0505c 41-45, M May 4

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    Sure I can predict some events in life, but can I really predict what life is going to be? No. Nobody can predict what life is going to be. Why am I making this group you ask...
    TheUpperPupper TheUpperPupper 18-21 May 3

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    I have got new glasses,i hate the way they make my eyes look,why have I got poor eyesight ,the lenses are horrid,i wish I didn't have glasses anymore
    fifi12 fifi12 46-50, F 2 Responses May 4

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    This is my life I believe that we are all so lucky to have a life full of love, laughter and joy. We should embrace it as it is short which I have hopefully done in my 27 years. I...
    IonaMacAleese IonaMacAleese 26-30, F 4 days ago

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    1. Girls have a period. 2. It hurts when we have sex. for thee first time. ( it feels amazing for men) 3. We get pregnant. (no sleeping on ur stomach. no alcohol, no smoking for 9...
    Muffin19 Muffin19 18-21, F 3 Responses a week ago

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    Being young and dumb I gave my teen years to a man. Now I'm 20 and I'm still stuck in this dreadful situation. I forgot all about myself and put him first.. its taking me 4 years...
    monicascott monicascott 18-21, F 13 hrs ago

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    I have a lot of problems socially and I never took criticism very well. I suspect I am autistic but was never diagnosed because I never had any developmental delays. I'm 20 now and...
    literaldisaster literaldisaster 18-21, T May 14

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    I do. I get up, forced to go to school. Have to suffer through it all day. Come home and do chores or nothing. Then repeat.
    wedgieshurtalot wedgieshurtalot 16-17, F 2 Responses May 1

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    I am a RN, retired due to Lupus Cerebrits, now a VetTech am 53 yrs old. Just 2 mos ago, Feb 27, 15, I was at my boyfriends house and had a severe headache, neck pain and was not...
    Brandycordi Brandycordi 51-55 Apr 30

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    This is from Huffington Post which I sometimes read through Yahoo News links. --------------------------------------- I had lunch recently with a new friend. In the midst of our...
    neverendingfairytale2 neverendingfairytale2 36-40, F 5 days ago

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    I want to take risk, I want to dare to do something challenging in my life. I sometime have premonition about the success in a new venture. Even if I do fail and have to face...
    pontybroken pontybroken 26-30 3 Responses May 4

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    Did you know that the pro life advocates in this group believe that rape isn't an excuse for an abortion? And that people should be born severely mentally handicapped because that...
    Ginkofishin Ginkofishin 18-21, F 6 days ago

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    I feel better, but I don't know if it will last even for a short time. I have some wounds healed by unknown source... I mean deeply from inside out.  I am despertely trying to...
    May 8

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    i dunno what i am doing bht i am new here. i made a mistake really big mistake in my life. i married a drug user and i dunno he use it. i forgive him many many times for he said he...
    toniiris toniiris 26-30, F 3 Responses 2 days ago

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    So my husband is now there and it has been a month. I thought I was prepared in some ways but not much... I have been able to finance myself. My real problem is dealing with...
    AnelC AnelC 22-25, F 2 Responses Apr 29

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    There's no point in settling for less. Otherwise I'll be miserable and unhappy. I just hate the way I have to inch towards the green grass. It's taking forever for me to achieve my...
    Allforaview Allforaview 18-21, F May 4

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    WE ALL HAVE NEW COMPUTERS STRICTLY FOR BUSINESS ALL SHE HAS IS I SAW YOU MAKE COFFEE TODAY DUMB ***** CHRIS IS ELECTRONICALLY GONE. ....ITS JUST A HOE
    YOURNOTMARRIEDHACK YOURNOTMARRIEDHACK 51-55, F May 3

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    hi i am a new member in this website. i am excited to have new friends and chat-mate
    simpleme09 simpleme09 18-21, F 2 Responses May 15

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    Hi everyone! I'm not really new here haha just came back after I deactivated my account a few months ago haha but yeah, just wanted to go back and have new experiences along the...
    fxrdc fxrdc 16-17, F 6 days ago

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    i wouldnt refuse a friend actually.i might seems very unsocial, and actually people might think what do i have in my life , other than a computer ?well, at least i have a computer...
    May 11

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    A single moment. It is in that moment that you feel all the emotions of a thousand lives lived before. I had a dream. It is evening. The sky turns dark. I look through the...
    novembermoon novembermoon 41-45, F 1 Response May 19

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    This has been a problem for quite some time now, im 19 years turnbung 20 on in a month, i should have a great life, my parents have money, i have friends, i dony see myself as ugly...
    lifeaintshit lifeaintshit 18-21, M May 11

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    Dear N, I am beyond angry and sad at the hurt and devastation you have caused not only to me and the girls, but dozens of friends and family. I don’t fully understand why you...
    CapricornDad CapricornDad 41-45, M 1 Response May 1

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    i do. i have a certain life around my family and friends and kids. then this whole other life with my bf and sex and lifestyle. it hasnt been for a short amount of time its like...
    blackcherrybbw blackcherrybbw 36-40, F 1 Response May 3

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    i do. i have a certain life around my family and friends and kids. then this whole other life with my bf and sex and lifestyle. it hasnt been for a short amount of time its like...
    blackcherrybbw blackcherrybbw 36-40, F 1 Response May 3

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    Just A Rambling Thought In all the past lives I can remember, I was just a cog in the works. I was never a major player, famous, mentioned in lore, or written about in history. I...
    PastPilot PastPilot 51-55, M 1 Response May 3

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    I cannot ever get out of this. I know I can never and will never. I hate my life. I keep crying and crying and nothing works in my life well to the point that makes me satisfactry...
    Thedepressedgirlatthewindow Thedepressedgirlatthewindow 16-17, F 1 Response May 4

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    SPOiLiNG MY LIFE AWAY I think i am just spoiling my life away by overthinking and not doing anything and even if i am doing things and living my life then spoiling everything by...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response May 8

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    What do I do? What should I be doing? For almost a year I've done absolutely nothing to improve my life. After my old life collapsed all I've done was repair the basic package, I...
    OneHowlToTheMoon OneHowlToTheMoon 26-30, M 1 Response a week ago

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    "Do you ever hear your silent cries. They call and call but fall on death ears, without knowing you are being consumed from the inside out. It's upto you to save you from yourself...
    Jay04Sch Jay04Sch 36-40, F 10 Responses May 4

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    Everyone talks about depression as if they know it. But what they don’t know is that depression is a hooded figure standing just outside of a wooden doorway, it’s feeling...
    Sorao88 Sorao88 22-25, M 1 Response May 4

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    I feel like I have been wasting my life, yes I know " I'm only 13, I have much more life" but I don't want to look back and say, oh yeah! I remember! I was depressed for ******* 2...
    StevieOakley14 StevieOakley14 13-15, F May 10

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    I was born with RP. I wish it would have just come out of the blue because I have essentially been hiding it for my whole life. It is terrible. The worst part is thinking about...
    fckthissht fckthissht 26-30, M May 11

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    And it's eating me alive. My father and I were a team, at least, that's what he always said. It was me and him against the world. All we had was each other, and that's all we...
    Erealia Erealia 18-21, F May 15

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