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I Have Scars On My Heart That Tell a Story

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    Oh My God.

    i was "sleeping"- well i was trying to- and i was in my thought train. my mother unlocked the door- since it was locked- and than it cut my heart. i was like ow that hurt. it seriously felt like a knife cut your heart open. she scared me to death and i was panicing...
    zipseal zipseal 18-21 1 Response Jan 6, 2009

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    My True Friend

    Moving back to where I originally come from, has opened my eyes. I see everything around like a battle field. Broken homes, broken bottles, roach clips on the ground, but what I found in this chaos is my friend. My friend helps deal with everything around me. My friend takes the...
    SadN8v SadN8v 26-30, M 1 Response Nov 13, 2013

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    IStirring Winter’s MidnightWinter born.

    Snow melting from my father’s boots inter-lacing with my mother’s water shattered on the linoleum. He had walked from the river knowing; leaving his torch, his shift, and his truck that would not ignite in the cold. Knowing.Hours before my mother knew. His children...
    StanleyAnneZaneLatham StanleyAnneZaneLatham 26-30, F Mar 26

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    Deep Wounds And Scars

    on my legs on my arms on my heart deep inside me they try to heal but people cut them open
    bellamajors bellamajors 13-15, F Apr 20, 2012

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    Doesnt Everyone.???

    i mean life is super great and all but really it is just one big ice pick stabbing away at our hearts... its up to us to remain happy people and try and make the best of it and then every once in a while we bump into the good stuff and hopefully that makes it all worth it
    sothisisme sothisisme 22-25, F Jan 6, 2009

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    Counting the Scars On My Heart

    Last night I was thinking about the scars I have on my heart..what events in my life left a permanent scar and what events healed and did not leave their mark.  Those that left scars also changed me permanently. I think this is an interesting topic to explore.  I...
    Izabella Izabella 56-60, F Aug 26, 2008

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    Glad You’re Better The sandpapery sound of

    a leather sole scrapping a slab of sidewalk. The smell of autumn when she struck the match. Falling. The amber flame stretched long; she thought, something that is both steady, yet wavers. She tilted the match horizontal and watched as the tips of the flame formed a...
    StanleyAnneZaneLatham StanleyAnneZaneLatham 26-30, F Apr 15

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    I have scars across my legs and arms and I can never get away from the grim truth of what happened to me
    sluggo111 sluggo111 16-17, M Aug 3

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    When I was young and stupid; I, like many other misguided teens started to experiment with drugs and alcohol. I was covered in acne and kinda awkward. To make things worse, I was a...
    RosalieT RosalieT 26-30, F 3 Responses 7 hrs ago

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    I was rejected. This is hard for me to accept, let alone write a story about. But I guess awareness and acceptance are both ingredients to overcome this, to which I have vowed to...
    adjustedfocus adjustedfocus 31-35 10 hrs ago

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    I was 15 when i first cut myself, i was under pressured, there was this one girl, a friend of mine, she was 14 and she cuts. I asked her what she felt when she cut, she said...
    saffaismail saffaismail 16-17, F 1 Response Aug 9

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    when your parents notice cuts i moved to my fist. i beat myself till tears ran forth like the river of sorrow in my heart. the bruises you cover. start wearing a shirt to bed so...
    saint0928 saint0928 18-21, M Jul 31

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    "Dear Father" Dear father, Why do I feel so empty? Like there is something missing. Yet there isn't. It's like I can't expect it to be there but I hope in silence that it's there...
    kittykat6918 kittykat6918 13-15, F 2 Responses Aug 8

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    So this was the second day of me starting high school and drama was AMAZING! We had to sit in front of the class and tell about ourselves I said hi my name's (insert name) and my...
    AnnaUnderstands AnnaUnderstands 13-15, F Aug 15

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    I wasn't even looking. She was a woman I shared interests with and was pleasant to chat with. I found myself hanging on her words, anxiously waiting for the next opportunity to...
    nipplelover43 nipplelover43 36-40, M 4 days ago

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    I met my man at age 11 years old (16 years ago). We were neighbors in a "ghetto" complex and were friends for many years. We got together in 2010. I lost my virginity to him...
    roselani2005 roselani2005 26-30, F 1 Response 4 days ago

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    I always knew I had a big heart but didn't know how big until today after the results of my chest X-Ray. It's not too bad, moderate to medium but doesn't explain why it keeps...
    Kindal Kindal 46-50, F 3 Responses Jul 28

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    I've tried so hard it's exhausting. I've been dating in and off for years never met the right guy. Two years ago my friends were in my position for good few years too.two years on...
    starlightb7 starlightb7 26-30, F 2 Responses Aug 5

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    I feel like...it turn people away...and I love the people who I date but...I can't love just one...and it's not because I'm super horny or anything like that...I just find it...
    Bowviokey Bowviokey 18-21, M Aug 16

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    I'm quite shy and have Asperger's syndrome, and I desperately want to find someone who loves me for who I am. I doubt it'll be easy, but I hope I find them someday.
    Juri17 Juri17 16-17, F 1 Response Aug 5

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    I need a co-writer for a realistic drama novel about a woman in prison. Please help me.
    Blipsycat Blipsycat 16-17, M 1 Response Aug 6

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    Today makes 100 days with no cutting!!!!
    itsawish itsawish 22-25, F 6 Responses Aug 6

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    Started to make some changes & I've been really happy lately & I'm loving it
    averylynnx averylynnx 16-17, F 2 Responses Aug 6

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    PLEASE BE MY CO-WRITER FOR A REALISTIC DRAMA NOVEL ABOUT A WOMAN IN PRISON!!!!!!!!!!! PLEASE!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
    Blipsycat Blipsycat 16-17, M Aug 6

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    In 3 days it will be 7 months since I last cut my wrist. I'm proud of myself I'm not selfish just proud it's a big accomplishment since I was cutting for a year
    Kelnea Kelnea 13-15, F 2 Responses Aug 7

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    I cut again today...**** I was nearly a week clean... longest I've gone is 2 weeks since I started to try and get better. now im cutting once a week... soon ill be back to everyday...
    FullHotel FullHotel 13-15, F 1 Response Aug 8

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    PLEASE BE MY CO-WRITER FOR A REALISTIC DRAMA NOVEL ABOUT A WOMAN IN PRISON!!!!!!!!!!! PLEASE!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
    Blipsycat Blipsycat 16-17, M Aug 9

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    i try to be kind.i try to make a fake roshana..but i cant hide the real roshana....i annoy my friends....i dont trust people....omg...
    00roshana00 00roshana00 18-21, F 4 Responses 1 day ago

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    I have scars all over my legs, one on my back, chest, head, ribs, and thighs. They are all from surgeries. I don't like them at all. I want them covered at all times. They make me...
    HaleyP HaleyP 18-21, F 2 Responses Jul 29

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    I hear your voice Like a summer morning with the cool breeze I see you guide me to your room Once again And laying me down with such kindness Yet you were never gentle I am in...
    FairytaleFaith FairytaleFaith 13-15, F 1 Response Aug 16

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    Like know what it feel like to have scars on your mind. Scars on your skin in just surface wounds and can have make up put on to cover it up. But on your mind the wounds replay and...
    lifeschallenge lifeschallenge 22-25, F 1 Response Aug 5

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    70 percent of successful are yuky. 40 percent of broken copy yuky. Have scars to prove research. So i seek the humane. Who are mostly with the broken.
    Livyn4pals Livyn4pals 46-50, M Aug 5

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    I have scars everywhere. Wrists, thighs, arms, legs and ankles. It's getting hardener and harder each day to hide them. Especially since it's now summer and the weather is becoming...
    DreamingOfSunsets DreamingOfSunsets 16-17, F Jul 27

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    I have scars that I'm not proud of but I stopped and I think it's a matter if time I start again I don't know I don't feel right here ✌️
    immamess61814 immamess61814 13-15, F 3 Responses Jul 28

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    We all have scars, I'm nothing special. I neither need help nor support. I don't ask for pity or advice. I understand the pain in your eyes before I see your bruises. I have been...
    JaneBloodyAusten JaneBloodyAusten 31-35, F 5 Responses Jul 28

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    I have cuts and burns but I also have scars that can't be seen the ones in my head. It acts like a broken record constantly skipping back to the day I was raped
    sluggo111 sluggo111 16-17, M Aug 3

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    Every evil thought you get. Counter it. Say the opposite of it outloud. Like sometimes I have thoughts that tell me I'm fat but I counter it and say aloud no I'm not fat.
    sashakimi4 sashakimi4 13-15, F Aug 5

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    I have scars.. Up and down my arms and legs. Got them on my hips, and chest. Why? Because I grew up in a town full of white people. Some parents wouldn't let there kids hangout...
    YoungLovee15 YoungLovee15 13-15, F 1 day ago

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    My boyfriend & I have been together since August of last year. He's messed up a couple of times & I've broken up with him. When that would happen he would send me essays , telling...
    mrsfrancois mrsfrancois 16-17, F 4 Responses Aug 6

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    My bf and I haven't been seeing each other that long, but we spend a lot of time together, and talked about it a month ago that once he finishes school we would move in together...
    match4me match4me 31-35, F 3 Responses Aug 14

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    I have scars! Plural. Several .... and all from my breast cancer. One is from my port and two are on my breasts from my mastectomies. But they are beautiful because they are...
    lagatta lagatta 41-45, F 6 Responses Jul 28

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    I have been picking my skin ever since I was a little girl. When I was young i had eczema so i used to pick at it all the time. I have never been able to stop. It was never that...
    Gir583 Gir583 18-21, F 2 Responses Aug 13

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    I've had acne since 5th grade. In middle school it was horrible, we're talking bright red and everyone making jokes about pepperoni on my cheeks and forehead. Once high school hit...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Aug 14

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    you are my fire the one desire yes i know it's too late but i want it that way. tell me why ain't nothing but a heartache tell me why ain't nothing but a mistake tell me why i...
    nonsensee nonsensee 18-21, M 1 Response 4 days ago

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    I have the heart of a small child. I love life. I LOVE to laugh. I love to have fun. I bear no grudges against anyone. But I'll admit: my greatest weakness is... I'm so easily...
    Rivalry0x Rivalry0x 22-25, F 2 Responses Jul 31

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    I don't remenber all the details but ill tell you what i know so im in a store looking at stuff that you would not normaly find in a store alot of the stuff was like futuristic i...
    failuremaster failuremaster 18-21, M Aug 14

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    why does sleeping and dreaming give you comfort when you have a heart ache ? Why can't all those dreams come true? Why do i wake up with a wet pillow ? why do we have to suffer ?
    jayatri17 jayatri17 22-25, F 2 Responses Aug 6

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