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    Coconut Soap

    My favorite soaps are usually pretty drying as an end result, but I was on my bar yesterday. I went downstairs and dug into my mom's junkyard of soaps she dislikes (she'll use one bar once, then push the whole pack to the back of the cabinet, I guess to disappear) and picked up...
    Infinite9 Infinite9
    70+, F
    Apr 27, 2012
    WhatHappenedToHappy WhatHappenedToHappy
    66-70, F
    Jul 20, 2015

    Not I

    There once was an ugly ducklingWith feathers all stubby and brownAnd the other birds said in so many wordsGet out of townGet out, get out, get out of townAnd he went with a quack and a waddle and a quackIn a flurry of eiderdownThat poor little ugly ducklingWent wandering far and...
    Orangetas Orangetas
    51-55, F
    21 Responses Mar 26, 2011
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Jun 30, 2015

    https://www.facebook.

    com/video.php?v=10152542578151290
    edboland edboland
    36-40, M
    Feb 20, 2015
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Oct 19, 2014

    Check Leo's site out

    mnmlist.com The only thing you can change You can’t change your entire life. You can only change your next action. — You can’t change a relationship with a loved one. You can only change your next interaction. — You can’t change your entire job. You can only change your...
    Orangetas Orangetas
    51-55, F
    8 Responses Oct 4, 2011
    ProfessorDrew ProfessorDrew
    51-55, M
    2 Responses Feb 9

    Relax

    "Relax (Take It Easy)" Took a ride to the end of the line Where no one ever goes. Ended up on a broken train with nobody I know. But the pain and the longing's the same. Where the dying Now I'm lost and I'm screaming for help. Relax, take it easy For there...
    KIK KIK
    41-45, M
    11 Responses Jun 23, 2008
    CrazyHippieChick CrazyHippieChick
    22-25
    May 11, 2011

    A Cry For Help

    Once upon a time, there was an island where all the feelings lived: Happiness, Sadness, and all of the others, including Love. One day it was announced to the feelings that the island would sink, so all repaired their boats and left. Love was the only one who stayed. Love wanted...
    Orangetas Orangetas
    51-55, F
    20 Responses Jul 5, 2011
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    1 Response Oct 29, 2013

    I Wish ..

    The best you can imagine Imagine for a moment that your every desire has been fulfilled, and that even the dreams you dare not to dream have become a reality. Imagine a life with no worries, no fears, no limitations, with nothing to fight against, nothing standing in your way...
    Orangetas Orangetas
    51-55, F
    6 Responses May 20, 2009

    Desiderata

    Go placidly amid the noise and haste, and remember what peace there may be in silence. As far as possible without surrender be on good terms with all persons. Speak your truth quietly and clearly; and listen to others, even the dull and the ignorant; they too have their story...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    1 Response Nov 24, 2013

    So Brave

    I thought this young woman was so brave...and it was touching at the end when she cried.I can definitely relate to her struggles 
    CrazyHippieChick CrazyHippieChick
    22-25
    4 Responses Dec 21, 2010

    Golden Threads

    Poet William Stafford said that the work of creativity is to "follow the golden thread." When something catches our attention, a feeling, an image, an idea, the events of a moment, the challenge is to pay attention to that subtle urge and follow it gently. We must roll out...
    Orangetas Orangetas
    51-55, F
    10 Responses Nov 5, 2011
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Apr 22, 2014

    I Like This

    Fresh dandelion leaves ( the green ones with no red on them)  mix diced onions and top with cooked mushrooms    add salt if desired.      delicious
    aquarius3 aquarius3
    66-70
    Jan 3, 2012
    isabelarao isabelarao
    18-21, F
    1 Response Apr 25, 2014
    Saras905 Saras905
    22-25, F
    1 Response Dec 29, 2014

    Listening To Music And Tripping

    This is what I listen to when I trip. And everytime it makes it much more intense. It's amazing. Like I wanna get me some c's and just trip like crazy. But last time I did those I ended up overdosing on the floor of my friend's house in front of his mom. o.O But anyways, this is...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    1 Response Nov 22, 2011
    jellybean113 jellybean113
    41-45, F
    1 Response Dec 20, 2015

    Postsecret By Frank Warren

    I was given this book for Xmas and think it's a great idea (rather much like Ep .. hmm .. very like Ep) Frank Warren started PostSecret as a community art project in November 2004. Since then people have sent in one hundred and seventy-five thousand anonymous postcards. They are...
    Orangetas Orangetas
    51-55, F
    6 Responses Jun 2, 2012

    Consciously creating

    A conscious creator is a person who chooses to focus on the positive. This focus acts like a laser beam on our intentions bringing them into the lightFor every moment of life we have a choice.And our life is designed by our choicesWe can strut or fret , or we...
    Orangetas Orangetas
    51-55, F
    7 Responses Jun 10, 2012

    Hope is the thing with feathersThat perches in

    the soul,And sings the tune without the words,And never stops at all,And sweetest in the gale is heard;And sore must be the stormThat could abash the little birdThat kept so many warm.I've heard it in the chillest landAnd on the strangest sea;Yet, never, in extremity,It asked a...
    Orangetas Orangetas
    51-55, F
    8 Responses Aug 20, 2014

    The Philosophy of House Cleaning

    Philosophy of House Cleaning 1. A clean house is the sign of a broken computer and mine is working fine. 2. I don't disturb cobwebs because I want every creature to have a home of their own. 3. I don't do gourmet meals when I entertain because I don't want my guests to...
    mahler mahler
    70+, F
    7 Responses Apr 27, 2008

    deleted deleted
    26-30
    2 Responses Mar 22, 2014
    BobRussell BobRussell
    56-60, M
    Nov 14, 2014
    isabelarao isabelarao
    18-21, F
    Apr 24, 2014

    One Of The Only Girl Songs I Like

     I don't usually like girl singers, I dunno, I just can't get into it, but I like this song.
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    2 Responses Nov 29, 2011

    are u an angel? or is this the dance with the

    devil? will u make me pay? am i selling u my soul? will u destory me? is this leading to crumbled ruins? if i die in this can i rise again from the ashes reborn? or will i regret this forever?
    SadisticPsychoBitch SadisticPsychoBitch
    31-35, F
    Jun 11, 2014

    Love Poems of Khalil Gibran

      Who would sell me one beautiful thought For a hundred pounds of gold? Who would exchange one minute of love For a handful of gems? Who would give me one eye that can see beauty In exchange for all my treasures?  
    Orangetas Orangetas
    51-55, F
    1 Response Aug 4, 2009

    "Life is short, break the rules,

    forgive quickly, kiss slowly, love truly, laugh uncontrollably, and never regret anything that made you smile. Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things you didn't do than by the ones you did. So throw off the bowlines. Sail away from the safe harbor...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    7 Responses Jan 25, 2015

    Trust In God

    An old man was warned he must evacuate his house in preparation for a predicted flood. A police car offered him transportation to a safe shelter but he declined , saying " I am staying here. God will take care of me." Sometime later a man came by with a boat and begged...
    Orangetas Orangetas
    51-55, F
    1 Response Mar 25, 2010

    Two Artists

    A STORY FROM ANCIENT CHINA. I DONT KNOW THE AUTHOR >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> There was once an old artist who had two equally diligent and gifted students. He taught them everything he knew and, eventually, they became...
    Orangetas Orangetas
    51-55, F
    10 Responses Jan 17, 2011

    I Like:------

    The mountains at night. Skinny dipping. Thunderstorms. Cappucino. Skiing. The desert. Young babies. Tall, shapely women. Good conversation. Convivial company. Dogs. Old cars. Frosted glass. Long, hot, showers. Old people. And thousands of other things, some strange, some you may...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Jul 21, 2010

    Rose Shorts ; D

    I love these shorts! I know there kinda ridiculous, but I prob would wear them if I ever saw them in stores. These are awesome! :D
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Dec 13, 2011
    peza peza
    51-55, M
    Dec 7, 2012

    A human being is a part of the whole called by

    us universe, a part limited in time and space. He experiences himself, his thoughts and feeling as something separated from the rest, a kind of optical delusion of his consciousness. This delusion is a kind of prison for us, restricting us to our personal desires and to...
    Orangetas Orangetas
    51-55, F
    6 Responses Dec 15, 2014

    We are all hiding something,

    Arn't we ? From the momment we wake, Look in that mirror, All we do is spin our little lies. Suck in that gut, Color that hair, Twist of that wedding ring. And why not ? What's the penalty ? What are the consequences really. "I'm only human" you say. And all is forgiven. But...
    Vinneh23 Vinneh23
    22-25, M
    1 Response Sep 18, 2014

    There Is Only You

    Excerpted and adapted from Johan V. Campbell's "Thought For The Week Every morning ask yourself "What could I do today that would make a positive difference in my life and the lives of those around me?" Too often we think 'how can I possibly make a difference. I am not important...
    Orangetas Orangetas
    51-55, F
    3 Responses Sep 3, 2012

    Now it’s jazz, the place is roaring,

    all beautiful girls in there, one mad brunette at the bar drunk with her boys. One strange chick I remember from somewhere, wearing a simple skirt with pockets, her hands in there, short haircut, slouched, talking to everybody. Up and down the stairs they come. The bartenders...
    Smilingblade Smilingblade
    22-25, M
    Jul 12, 2015
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