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I Have Some Soul Searching to Do

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    The Bottom - hello world... im just a eighteen yr old girl that just wants to find happiness .. i have very few family its just me my brother mom and dad. we are not close. i...
    ohbabykrissyxo ohbabykrissyxo 18-21, F 5 Responses Aug 2, 2011

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    But I'll Do It Later! - I am a bit tired to start soul searching today, I'll add it to my to do list and then I'll get to it. I hope I don't find anything unfixable!
    LordVoldemort LordVoldemort 36-40, F 2 Responses Apr 14, 2009

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    How Do You Soul Search? I Need To Do Some, Feeling Confused About My Life. - I've been with my partner for 6 years, were engaged and for the very most of the time like most couples...
    Feb 3, 2013

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    Wanna Know - Wanna know,Where life's going,Lately,Don't like it,Need out,Know what I want,It's a matter,How to get it,I think,I've waited long enough.
    lazycrazybasket lazycrazybasket 46-50, M 1 Response Jan 19, 2012

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    I'm On That Road - taking personality quizzes as much as i could, reading old stuff i wrote, old journals, old songs, old stuff...just trying to find ME again, and be ME...
    mistyeyedlass mistyeyedlass 18-21, F Apr 14, 2009

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    Self Discovering - These words are from "Letters To A Poet" by ~ Rainer Maria Rilke Be patient towards all that is unsolved in your heart and try to love the questions themselves...
    MorningBreeze MorningBreeze 56-60, F 6 Responses Sep 12, 2010

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    I Have Been A Martyr. - Its been a long week and I have made a very disturbing discovery about myself. I am a martyr and have been playing this game for for too long with myself...
    TKD1 TKD1 46-50, F Sep 15, 2013

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    I Don't Know. - I used to be this vibrant, happy, social person. I would get occasional stress, but it wasn't anything i couldn't handle. Now, I can't seem to have the energy to...
    Soliloquoy Soliloquoy 18-21, F Oct 17, 2012

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    Feeling Lost - I have recently split with my first and only love! we were in my first same sex relationship and i adored the ground she walked on, we truly loved each other. I...
    lostheart87 lostheart87 26-30 1 Response Jun 6, 2013

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    Once Again I Find Myself Questioning.... - I have been with my husband for half my life. However, we didn't get married until 2008. He always wanted to marry me, it was I that did...
    reachable reachable 31-35 1 Response Jul 15, 2010

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    I'm Begging, Please Let Me Get Through This - I've never had to face decisions like these, I don't really know how to handle them. For the first time in my life I feel alone...
    Tripjointswithdope Tripjointswithdope 22-25, M May 30, 2012

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    Becoming Me - I left a sexless marriage. I left a husband who cared very little for my emotional well being. In that leaving my house was sold and my children, family and friends...
    carpediem2 carpediem2 36-40, F Oct 3, 2013

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    Once Again I Find Myself Questioning.... - I have been with my husband for half my life. However, we didn't get married until 2008. He always wanted to marry me, it was I that did...
    reachable reachable 31-35 2 Responses Jul 15, 2010

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    Realityvsdream..... - I once knew who I was and what I wanted in life - all I knew was joy and love. I knew there were speed bumps and loss in life, but not some of what life has...
    realityvsdream realityvsdream 31-35, F Apr 4, 2012

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    I'm trying to soul search. - I have fully accepted the fact that I have met my twin flame, not too long after posting my story about it. However, I fully understand the fact that...
    pixelpretty91 pixelpretty91 22-25, F 1 Response Nov 8, 2013

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    Why Am I Here? - I am 22. My mom passed away last year, my father hasn't contacted me in 3 months, my younger brother is in the custody of an aunt and uncle who I do not have a...
    SN21 SN21 22-25 4 Responses Nov 27, 2012

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    Examination Of Love - I have made a discovery! lol... on a very serious note..... I have been asking myself lately ..."Why haven't i found love?" The answer hit me upside my head...
    MorningBreeze MorningBreeze 56-60, F 3 Responses Jun 4, 2011

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    Blackfoot Prayer - To Our Creator, To Our Spirits [guides Animal and Human and more] most High.. To Our ancestors of wisdom & experience... From the East, the South, the West, and...
    esronCounsel esronCounsel 31-35, M Jul 21, 2013

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    Lost - Where does one find a broken soul? Then how does one repair it? Just wondering... Lost mine somewhere..
    shhdonottellhubby shhdonottellhubby 26-30, F 4 Responses Sep 10, 2010

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    Decisions - So right now I am in my first year of college, and never before has the question of "what I'm going to do" been so frequently asked. My problem is not knowing...
    jude89 jude89 18-21, F 2 Responses Feb 15, 2009

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    Lost - I have been in a relationship for over a year and found myself very unhappy. I have issues with trust and am working on it to better myself, but in the mean time my...
    FloatingSoul FloatingSoul 36-40 2 Responses Feb 10, 2012

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    Gotta Find It! - I'm sure the exit to paradise is around here somewhere. But where?
    Ichilicious Ichilicious 22-25, M 1 Response Dec 7, 2011

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    The Short End Of The Stick... - After a brutally lean winter financially it has been good to get back to work as a landscape contractor -my 'regular' job. The workload has been...
    VTMarkus VTMarkus 46-50, M 1 Response Jun 3, 2012

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    I Feel Like I'm In Limbo - I'm turning 36 in a month and it's pushed me to do some deep reflecting and soul searching within. Divorced at 31 after a not so satisfying...
    idived idived 36-40, F 5 Responses Apr 13, 2009

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    Finding The True Me - I don't know who I am a an individual. I see all these people walking around showing off the type of people they are good or bad. And I can't show off...
    GettingOverShit GettingOverShit 18-21, F 3 Responses Aug 17, 2013

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    I Know What I Want - Perhaps it's not really soul searching if you already know what you want from life.  The epiphany is over, now it's a matter of figuring out how to make...
    intothewoods intothewoods 26-30 1 Response Dec 27, 2008

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    Gardening Of The Soul - . . . . change one letter, Soul into Soil. What is good for one is good for the other. *smile* Your soil is the first thing to think about when it comes...
    MorningBreeze MorningBreeze 56-60, F 5 Responses May 31, 2011

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    I Am Creating My Own World - I have a quote I wrote out and left it out for deeper study. It started a long path of soul searching. I hope I always continue to search my soul, it...
    MorningBreeze MorningBreeze 56-60, F 8 Responses Aug 17, 2013

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    Introspection and Insomnia -  I am really struggling with what my future is going to look like.  I have been in an unhappy marriage for a long time (24 years).  ...
    invisiblewife invisiblewife 41-45, F 13 Responses Feb 15, 2009

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    The Positives Of Soul Searching - Sometimes I find it useful to do some soul-searching. That way I can find something out about myself that can hopefully make me a better person...
    Skye90 Skye90 22-25, F 1 Response Oct 25, 2013

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    My Life - I am 19 years old, with two children, and just can't find my purpose. I turn to alcohol out of boredom because I do not know anything else I want to do. I want to be a...
    Cookiemonster1993 Cookiemonster1993 18-21, M 1 Response Jan 20, 2013

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    Crystal Clear - When we are upset, it's easy to blame others. The true cause of our feelings, however, is within us. For example, imagine yourself as a glass of water. Now, imagine...
    MorningBreeze MorningBreeze 56-60, F 10 Responses Nov 10, 2010

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    Have You Ever Noticed .... - When others are set in their ways, they're obstinate, but you are firm and resolved. When your neighbor doesn't like your friend, she's prejudiced...
    MorningBreeze MorningBreeze 56-60, F 8 Responses Sep 21, 2011

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    Trying To Find Myself Out There, Somewhere. - I've been doing a lot of soul searching lately. What I've come to realise is that I'm lost. I feel as if I've been lost for a long...
    LeBonBon LeBonBon 22-25, F 4 Responses Jun 17, 2013

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    This Is Not It. - I know in my heart that this is not all there is to my life. I'm not happy most of the time at home, and work is wonderful but not totally stable yet...
    rottenrobi rottenrobi 41-45, F 1 Response Sep 13, 2012

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