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I Journal Sometimes

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    6 Month Update...

    So here I am 6 months into 2013 and I came a long way from where I was last year. I pretty much already done most if not everything that I wanted to do this year. Ive lost weight. Work out on a regular and eat alot healthier. Have a new job. New car that remains clean. Off my...
    LetsBeHonest LetsBeHonest 22-25, M Jun 16, 2013

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    It's A Dear Diary #1 ( Just My Luck )

    Dear Diary, What am I suppose to think about all of this. Sometimes I just want to - (deep sign) I Don"t Know, I have no idea. I suffered a sever nervous brake down about 8 months ago and can't even go for a ride since then. I haven't been out of the house for the past 8 months...
    hiwahia224 hiwahia224 26-30, F Jul 23, 2012

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    Keeping a Journal Is Difficult

    I love to write. I've written in a journal ever sonce I was very young, but now, I feel I have lost all inspiration. I don't find my life interesting enough to write about. I feel that if someone could point something out that is amazing about my life, my love for writing would...
    Belle213 Belle213 16-17, F Oct 12, 2008

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    To Fall In Love With The World Again.

    When you're born, the world is brand new. Anything and everything around you is something you've never experienced. Everything you would consider as little is the biggest little thing that kid has experienced which makes life itself new and exciting. It remains like this all...
    LetsBeHonest LetsBeHonest 22-25, M Aug 22, 2013

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    Jouranling

    I used to love journaling when I was younger. But once you "get a life", it starts getting harder to keep up with it every day. Recently, I've started again because I'm going to try and fill up my first journal ever. The sudden inspiration and motivation is Paulo. I...
    SweetbriarPoet SweetbriarPoet 22-25, F 2 Responses Aug 15, 2008

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    Life And It's Interest

    Life is one thing we all get mixed up in with emotions. When your little you want to be a ‘big kid’. When you’re a ‘big kid’ you want to be and adult and when you’re an adult you wish you were younger again. When your little you don’t realize how quickly your life...
    gentlyyours gentlyyours 18-21, F 1 Response Sep 20, 2012

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    Affinity

    Friendships do not come by chance.Upon the looms of circumstance.Fate weaves an intricate design and threads of other lives entwine to make a pattern with our own,we were not meant to walk alone....How strange it is when pathways lead,to where we meet a friend in need.It seems...
    garvan garvan 46-50, M 7 Responses Jan 14, 2013

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    Ok, I Actually Journal a Bi...

    Ok, I actually journal a bit more than just sometimes. I keep a small blog, and I keep a journal of my own (I mentioned that in an earlier question). My small blog is mostly a combination of things about my work and things of interest. My journal, the one in a notebook, is more...
    clandestinebookworm clandestinebookworm 36-40, M Aug 15, 2008

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    Rant.

    This is just me ranting. Ive been drinking so... yes. Heres a list of things thats been on my mind as of late: Im starting to despise my job already School wouldnt be so bad to try to get into. Right now actually... lack of confidence in myself in areas that shouldnt matter...
    LetsBeHonest LetsBeHonest 22-25, M Jun 21, 2013

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    Write Whatever Is In My Heart.

    I am not that vocal in terms of expressing my feelings to anyone. For me I prefer writing it on paper. Thus I kept a journal wherein I could write down the deepest thoughts that I had about life. It has been  my way of expressing who I am, no holds barred, as in Everything...
    lachica001 lachica001 18-21, F 3 Responses Jun 9, 2011

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    2013...

    NEW job! NEW car! New cell phone! New life! Cant say my 2013 could of started any better. Started out with a bang by going to the club with my youngest sister, who happens to be one of my best friends, made it there and back safely and had a good time. Compared to other times...
    LetsBeHonest LetsBeHonest 22-25, M Jan 27, 2013

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    Writing In A Journal Actually Saved Me...

    It actually has. When I turned 13, I was going through a serious Depression problem. I thought from time to time of how I would get "rid" of myself. I always thought I was useless. I still do think I am, but to be honest, my laziness doesn't bother me as much anymore. Feeling...
    thenextcoming thenextcoming 16-17, M Nov 16, 2012

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    So Yesterday I Was Asked...

    ...if I was gay. Like, directly. To my face. Which in my recent memory has never really happen. Unless I finally achieved the art of blocking a memory. In that case, kudos. Anyway, I, on automatic protect and keep self under the radar mode said "no". Knowing damn well that I...
    LetsBeHonest LetsBeHonest 22-25, M Aug 1, 2013

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    Keeping Track

    i have been keepin a journal since i was young.. not up to date at times..but each year i have kept track of at least some happenings.. i love when i come across one or two from my early teen or late teen years.. oh how we thought we knew it all then.. i love seeing the changes...
    luvlylulu luvlylulu 31-35, F Aug 15, 2008

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    What Is Christmas

    What is Christmas without a child to make the meaning clear?What is Christmas without the children? In their voices we hear the echo of our own lost faith.God speaks to us through them,and turning back we find once more the road to Bethlehem.What is Christmas without the thought...
    garvan garvan 46-50, M 4 Responses Dec 20, 2012

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    Journal.

    I want to start sharing my feeling via internet with strangers because I just feeling like letting things out without dealing with peoples reactions, ect. I trust this website and feel safe posting this here. I will rant/share my feeling on whatever I see fit and I hope who ever...
    koirayne koirayne 16-17, F Mar 19, 2013

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    Journals and I Go a Long Way Back...

    My first journal was a pink one with a lock that my mother gave me in the fifth grade.  Ever since then, journals have always been part of my life to some degree.  Even when there are gaps of not writing, I'm still perpetually shopping for pretty notebooks.  I...
    EPGrace EPGrace 18-21, F 2 Responses May 5, 2008

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    Related Experiences

    I've been keeping journals and diaries since I was eight. It's kind of an outlet for me. I wrote down how I felt without having to tell people. You know when you're little you have...
    123peppy 123peppy 16-17, F 1 Response Jul 3

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    I've been keeping a journal (well, multiple now) since 2006! It's quite interesting to go back and read journal entries from when I was a teen because I have changed so much. There...
    brittanys13 brittanys13 22-25, F 1 day ago

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    I've been keeping a journal for almost a whole year now, and I love doing so. I can write stuff in my journal I can't talk to anyone about. Especially since the last couple of...
    angeliqueth angeliqueth 16-17, F 1 Response Jul 10

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    I have kept journals, in one format or another, for 50 years. I am currently making a journey through each of them. In doing so I have rediscovered bits and pieces of myself that I...
    BlueTortoise BlueTortoise 61-65, F 5 days ago

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    I only recently started keeping a dream journal (for so long I never had to because I could always remember and analyze my dreams for at least a day), and since then it's been...
    planetcaravan planetcaravan 22-25, F Jul 9

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    Sometimes I just lay on my back in a dark room, motionless and completely silent. I stare at the dark ceiling and feel how the tears crawl down my temples and travel further down...
    OpenlyHonestly OpenlyHonestly 22-25, F 2 Responses 8 hrs ago

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    Think My Emotions Are Like a Rollercoaster Sometimes
    michigan11 michigan11 22-25, M 3 hrs ago

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    It's hard to say what life is all about any more. I've just started my MSc. in Mechanical Engineering and sometimes wonder if I made the right choices. Of course everyone has a...
    RedScythe RedScythe 22-25, M Jul 14

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    Sometimes I just like to be alone... I used to be much more of an introvert. Now I can hang out in big groups. Meet new people, etc. But sometimes, it's just too much. I just need...
    NNDY416 NNDY416 31-35, M Jun 28

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    The thoughts they creep in without me even knowing sometimes, they hit me so hard it takes my breath away. Some thoughts i have visions with and the visions can feel like i am...
    Gentleandlovingsoul Gentleandlovingsoul 36-40, F Jun 29

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    Sometimes being in a open marriage can make you crazy. We both at some point live different life's and talk to other people but we have to remind them and are selfs that we are not...
    karienight karienight 26-30, F 2 Responses Jul 14

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    I feel stupid more than I should. People consider me that way and it's not fair. I'm a little ditzy sometimes? NOT because I am a blonde. It really hurts my feelings When I say...
    huntersmiles14 huntersmiles14 16-17, F 1 Response Jul 15

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    This was a fun experience. After months of work, this afternoon, we were finally ready to test the new water line. Not just your typical line .... this was a 2" inch line. (For...
    MaskedRascal MaskedRascal 36-40, M Jul 16

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    i use to be just a shy, and quite girl but sometimes i refuse to want to talk to people at all. i hate this other side of me sometimes, so i try my best to not be any antisocial...
    Saya4ever Saya4ever 18-21, F 1 Response Jul 16

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    Yeah....I'm the person at dances that is watching people dance from a wall (aka: a wallflower). People love to tease me and say that I can't dance so I lean on wall but that's not...
    Iamatitan01 Iamatitan01 13-15, F 1 Response Jul 17

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    Idk why but I love guys that can be tough but can also show their emotional and sensitive side. Even thought that's rare and most are scared about being judge by their friends. I...
    XFallingAngelX XFallingAngelX 16-17, F 1 Response Jul 17

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    I feel like I've been through so much and go through so much each day. Sometimes it's so much I do not bother sharing or talking about because - for me talking has never solved any...
    Quanitta Quanitta 26-30, F Jul 20

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    Sometimes I can't wait I just have to get off at work sometimes
    Byates23 Byates23 18-21, M a week ago

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    Here's a little something I found on the huffington post a while ago. It's the top ten most annoying things parents say (and they tell us WE'RE the disrespectful ones). Give...
    GraceJediHeart GraceJediHeart 22-25, F 4 days ago

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    I will accept you and if you ask and I don't respond but you know I have been up here, it's probably because I don't remember who asked when I got onto my page. Old age, which you...
    kathouse68 kathouse68 66-70, F 1 day ago

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    Sometimes I feel like I'm ever good enough I'm hard on myself If I do something wrong I'll get angry with myself or get frustrated I'm not perfect but sometimes I do hate myself
    andreaespe andreaespe 18-21, F 1 Response 18 hrs ago

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    I'm never like, sad to be single or anything, and usually when I am with someone I find myself wishing for the freedom of being single. However, sometimes I just miss contact with...
    kaleidoscopekay kaleidoscopekay 16-17, F Jun 28

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    I'm 19 years old and I've never experienced sex or even kissed a girl. I know I'm not a talkative person but it's still strange and unfair. Am I really that bad? Everywhere, every...
    jakob95 jakob95 18-21 2 Responses Jun 28

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    It's okay to be selfish sometimes. We are all only human and that means that we have faults. Acknowledge it, deal with it and move on. Besides, a little selfishness keeps us...
    Nuovinzi Nuovinzi 41-45, F 1 Response Jun 28

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    It can't be helped. Sometimes you can just sense an awkward mood and before it sinks in, you try and lighten the mood... but you end up just making it completely awkward.
    MindvsHeartAJ MindvsHeartAJ 18-21, T 1 Response Jun 29

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    And I'm sure men hate women sometimes too. We both do stupid ****. :/
    KittyMask KittyMask 22-25, F 1 Response Jun 29

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    Whatever I do/try, I cannot keep a lasting relationship with people, friends OR boyfriends. This one guy started texting me a few weeks ago and he'd call me beautiful, tell me I'm...
    shlumbug shlumbug 16-17, F 2 Responses Jul 1

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    I go through periods when I'm strong and then other periods for a few days where I'm crying, nervous-sometimes not even knowing why consciously, I'm having panic attacks and...
    gardengirl17 gardengirl17 22-25, F Jul 2

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    Sometimes you can't hold it back anymore. All the emotions you have inside you can't be hold back no longer. The pain, the anger, the loneliness...whatever the hell one is feeling...
    tobias32 tobias32 22-25, M Jul 3

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    I wonder sometimes if I never meet a partner will this lonely feeling ever go away. Can I be happy and feel loved by someone who's not really mine.
    itsalwayssun65 itsalwayssun65 46-50, F 2 Responses Jul 3

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    Sometimes, damn it I do. I am not vulgar, though and I think that still qualifies me for a classy Lady.
    JustmeraeAgain JustmeraeAgain 46-50, F Jul 3

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    it's weird .. even though I've lived by myself with me and my dad for 14 years , until now I suddenly feel really lonely Maybe it's because I miss my friends form school since I'm...
    lonelybeast1346 lonelybeast1346 13-15, F 2 Responses Jul 4