I Have Burnt Part of My Past

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    A Flame Devoid of Heat

    That part which is worthless of memory I have burnt. Thus I carry sad grey ashes along the path ahead, among other loads. Like a hole in time who swallows the void.
    Himmelmann Himmelmann
    22-25, M
    1 Response May 31, 2009

    See the Flames, Higher and Higher!

    Yep, metaphorically speaking, I have burned part of my past! My rape, at age 21, was a very traumatic and worse situation in my entire life. And I had been though a lot of bad things in my life, but that topped all! =p I'm not sure how or when it happened... it was a...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    5 Responses Aug 1, 2009

    The Embers Have Long Died Out

    One day I took stock of my life and felt the greater need to finally get rid of all that plagued me for so long.  It started out as a little flame that slowly grew to be an almost all encompassing fire storm.  The more I watched it steadly burn away, I started to...
    Michellewhois Michellewhois
    56-60
    4 Responses Sep 30, 2009

    Need a Good Lawyer

    If it weren’t for my lawyer, I’d still be in prison. It went a lot faster with two people digging. —Joe Martin
    1Babe 1Babe
    46-50, F
    1 Response Aug 1, 2009

    Burn After Reading

    I went on a tour to Europe when I was 15... Found a really cool journal at a museum in Salzburg and bought it. I started writing about traveling, life, whatever. Then I got into a really close relationship with one of my teachers... and I made him the co-owner of the journal. So...
    catlady90 catlady90
    18-21
    1 Response Jul 6, 2010

    My Diary

    in 2011 i started to write a diary and after 3 days i got pissed off and burnt down all of it
    bilalmansoor bilalmansoor
    18-21
    Oct 17, 2012

    It Was Great

    i knew i was never getting a real apology or admission of guilt from him so I wrote a letter to myself on his behalf and burned that ***** in the parking lot.  weird, but i felt much better.
    arnoldisabstract arnoldisabstract
    22-25, F
    2 Responses Sep 30, 2009

    Sh!tty Childhood

    My childhood was a nightmare. The stork definitely f_cked up when he dropped me off. I recall being very young and being made to say my prayers when I went to bed. I'd say silently "Now I lay me down to sleep. I pray the Lord my soul to keep. If I should die before I...
    zillaron zillaron
    51-55, M
    5 Responses Jul 11, 2009

    The Incinerator

    Today I burnt the last remnants of my childhood.  It didn't hurt a bit.  I think most of it was already dead.I kept it in a box for several years (this last bit of my childhood, the bit that I hadn't already cast away - the material bit).  Diaries and letters mostly, but also...
    adjyo adjyo
    31-35, F
    1 Response Apr 23, 2011

    Burnt The Past

    Burnt the past,Yes I have,Now,I'm bound,Bound for movin' on,I'm singing this song,Happiness within,The past,It's gone,I'm livin',Now and for the future,Learnt from my mistakes.
    lazycrazybasket lazycrazybasket
    46-50, M
    Feb 4, 2012
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