I Know Ignoring a Problem Doesn't Make It Go Away

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    Elephant In The Room

    My mother never wants to talk about the things that most need to be said. These tender wounds that have yet to heal because she won't  pour on the alcohol. She never wants us to discuss why my 2 brothers have mental development problems due to her drug use while they...
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    1 Response Jul 10, 2010

    Here Is Some Proof...

    I joined this group a while back and I could not think of a story for it. I just sort of left it be and tried to pretend it was not there, waiting in my to do list. It never went away, so I decided to address it and write this story. I have not seen it since, lol.
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    1 Response Feb 21, 2011

    Just not sure how to go about resolving this

    one. Obviously ignoring it all together isn't working. :(
    Rose30x Rose30x
    26-30, F
    Apr 20, 2014

    One Way

    Learn your lesson on the first time you encountered them so you won't be hurt the next time it will test you. If you're trying to escape, the problem will never disappear until you fully understand what it's trying to say. If you did the wrong move at first, think of another move...
    dazzlingeyes dazzlingeyes
    18-21, F
    4 Responses Aug 11, 2010

    It Is Still An Issue

    Ok, since the election of our new President I have tried to keep an open mind about many things that I did not agree with on his policies.  Yet, the article below shows that there are still many issues with Obama being qualified to even run for President. This is on of the...
    Grits4life Grits4life
    46-50, F
    1 Response Nov 25, 2008


    Problems won't go away at the click of a button, you have to deal with them and get them solved. Sometimes that involves talking to an enemy or a rival. If it helps get out of a problem do it. As long as you do it your own way and not somebody ele's way
    Dawn1105 Dawn1105
    1 Response Nov 4, 2009

    But I Do It Anyway

    There are just some things that I don't want to bring up, some things that when mentioned, will bring way more harm than good. I have told my best friend a very little but she couldnt handle it. She's too delicate to be burdened with such things and I won't force it on her. My...
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    Jun 8, 2010
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