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I Like to Keep Busy

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    Overall I Do...At Times I Don't Though

    It seems like I either have an incredible amount of free time or I'm always busy. Hardly does there seem to be an in between. Overall I prefer to keep busy though that way I don't get bored and that way I also feel like I'm at least being somewhat productive. The only downside to...
    JadedDivinity JadedDivinity 18-21, F 1 Response Aug 23, 2013

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    I changed the decor today.

    ...It started with the cacti, I didn't want them to freeze. I painted an old, beat up terra cotta planter and crammed all of them in, the goal being to use just one pot. This will just be their winter home, just a safe haven until spring.Sooo... where can I put the pot so the...
    Kathieredart Kathieredart 56-60, F 14 Responses 2 days ago

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    Bzzzz

    I have stuff to do, and when I don't have stuff to do, I have stories to write. If not stories, then I have people who need a shoulder and so on!
    deleted deleted 26-30 Mar 3, 2011

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    I had an awful weekend,

    being lazy, watching series, bingeing until I got sick. Now I'm working so I can't binge or do anything else, which is good. Until 5pm at least. Then I'll have to find something else to keep me busy. It's hard when you have no interests. I'm so pathetic
    emmacla emmacla 22-25, F Jul 28

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    I like to keep busy because there's no time to

    be depressed when I have lots to do. When I have stuff to do and take time to exercise and stuff I become more of a genuinely happy person :D doesn't mean I can't be lazy sometimes though o.o
    Chloeeee17 Chloeeee17 18-21, F Feb 24

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    I Love Being Busy

    I have an obligation (somewhere I'm needed or expected) every single day of the week.  Yes this includes weekends.  I enjoy fulfilling my hunger for education, social services and music.  I do however feel sometimes as if I've loaded up my plate with too many...
    ichooselife ichooselife 36-40, F 1 Response Mar 7, 2010

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    No one is really busy 24/7. We all make a life for ourselves and make room for the people that we want in it.even the President has a personal life and takes time, even if it's not...
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    The hippie trail. (: it's so cool. Hippies walked and rode through Europe, Asia, India, and Nepal. I want to do the same after I graduate from high school before I get too busy...
    brookledsome brookledsome 13-15, F 48 mins ago

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    I have a very busy life, because I work full time, and I also study a master degree. I also enjoy hiking at least 14k twice a month, and I go regularly to the gym. To be honest, if...
    naughtyboy300011 naughtyboy300011 26-30, M Sep 27

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    Just was reminded of ".. he not busy being born Is busy dying..." Bob Dylan "It's Alright, Ma (I'm Only Bleeding)" Darkness at the break of noon Shadows even the silver spoon The...
    dontcareforlabels dontcareforlabels 41-45, M Oct 13

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    "The original story here had the key words "but more importantly I wanted attention". Anyone serious about suicide will do it in a definite way, not take a bottle of Tylenol which...
    occularpatdown occularpatdown 18-21 1 Response 6 hrs ago

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    Getting really hard to keep crossdressing, have absolutely no time for it. As a result I haven't been on EP at all. If you think I'm ignoring you, well I'm not, I'm just wayyyyyyyy...
    Poopoohead17 Poopoohead17 18-21, M 10 hrs ago

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    Oh I do ..much prefer a proper cooked meal ..than throwing something pre cooked or Ready Made together.Hubs is particular about having his meals cooks from scratch too.Obviously if...
    Mmmcherries Mmmcherries 46-50, F 5 Responses Sep 26

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    I've been writing this, please don't steal it :( but tell me what you think! :D I have bad grammar too. ===== I was an only child until October 19, 2000 then my mom had twins...
    TheSpookyPotato TheSpookyPotato 18-21, F 3 Responses Sep 27

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    first off, I do love them but I cannot stand them I feel like I have been deceived by them but its also my fault for allowing myself to be so gullible. I moved away to Arizona from...
    onebeliever onebeliever 26-30, F 3 Responses Sep 25

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    I never thought that this time would come. 2 years ago I graduated from college. After few months I got an online job. I thought it would be just a temporary job while I was...
    nobodybutme97 nobodybutme97 22-25, M Oct 4

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    I'm very frustrated in love I'm beginning to wonder if I really have a soulmate. I seem to fall for the wrong people. I've been in three relationships so far, my ex bf who was...
    betty87 betty87 22-25, F 1 Response Sep 26

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    Drawing is helpful for keeping me calm and busy when my life gets all messed up or something like not getting to talk to a very important guy in my life and just stuff like that...
    livelovehopefree livelovehopefree 13-15, F 2 days ago

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    Wow sorry I haven't been on here in a while, been super busy with work and real life :/
    allsummer allsummer 18-21, F 15 hrs ago

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    Well, my boyfriend tries but he's too busy so he's never really around. My mom takes the side of her other children who sexually abused me when I was little. They tried to make me...
    gardengirl17 gardengirl17 22-25, F 2 Responses Oct 14

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    Get busy livin',  or get busy dyin'.  - Andy Dufresne
    WizardOfAahs WizardOfAahs 41-45, M 4 Responses Oct 2

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    He texted me yesterday feeling sorry to not notice my messages and my favor . He said he's so busy so maybe I'll gonna try o call I tomorrow . I didn't respond to him because I'm...
    Andrai55 Andrai55 18-21 1 Response a week ago

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    so busy many requirements to be done...Working + Studying = stressing... final examss, thesis and case studies,,,, Hope I can survive this,,,, its stressing me out :(
    savvanah24 savvanah24 22-25, F 2 Responses a week ago

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    It's good to be back. Been busy with work. Ugh.
    missph missph 22-25, F 1 day ago

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    http://youtu.be/ADP65wbBUpc -Ben Howard "Keep Your Head Up" This song gives me hope. I spent my time watchin' the space that have grown between us. And I cut my mind on...
    Om3awaken Om3awaken 16-17, F Oct 8

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    Frost. It covers plants in a cold coat killing them before they had a chance to bloom in the spring. Just like my life the seasons change and winter changed to spring and spring to...
    TheSpookyPotato TheSpookyPotato 18-21, F 1 Response Oct 5

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    Kinder, Kirche, Kuche (Children, Church, Kitchen) Part Three - Chapter One Hundred Ninety-Nine Although she didn't much like it, Mary Jane accepted the doctor's advice in stoic...
    MaryJanine MaryJanine 56-60, F Oct 9

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    I'd love to have what I like to call a lunch time lover , somebody who like myself has a busy family life with only a couple of hours a week free . Just think a quick 20 mins to...
    pollypocket76 pollypocket76 36-40, F 1 day ago

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    Ever since these MLG players came about, the company can't make a good CoD anymore as they are too busy spoon feeding the MLG community of like 1000 their crap and forgetting about...
    ValhallaAwaits ValhallaAwaits 18-21, M Oct 3

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    I'm healing, so I'm almost over him. Though a part of me still hurts. I wish he knew what he did to me while he just went on with his life. Well, that's what I gotta do. Go on...
    IceyNoEmber IceyNoEmber 18-21, F Oct 7

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    I'm really into this guy I've been talking to, he's super cool and we have a lot of similar interests and he's really attractive.. I've been talking to him nonstop for the past few...
    Yourguardianangel9613 Yourguardianangel9613 16-17, F 5 Responses Oct 8

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    This experience comes directly from this site...I've been deleted by an individual because I did not reply quickly and courteously as it was stated. I'd like to reply whether...
    suoixzi suoixzi 51-55, F 7 Responses Oct 10

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    Sometimes I feel like I comment too much or that I message people too many times before they reply. I also feel like Im a burden when talking to someone. They could be doing...
    Raptax231 Raptax231 18-21, M 3 Responses Oct 10

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    There are so many things I like/would like to do, but I can't because of my schoolwork.
    ifrive1974 ifrive1974 13-15, M Oct 11

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    A gentle movement of your fingers on my skin makes me feel calm, safe, even sleepy sometimes. It relaxes me. I used to make my best friend do this to me, rub her fingers on my...
    Theworldisminenow Theworldisminenow 18-21, F 1 Response Oct 15

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    My dad loved me more than most parents love their children. He treated me like a princess. But I didn't want to be a princess, I just wanted to be me. I wanted to be a normal child...
    highfidelity970 highfidelity970 22-25, F 4 days ago

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    A long time ago there was a boy. He was smart, talented and handsome. However, he was very selfish and his temper was so difficult, that nobody wanted to be friends with him. Often...
    TheShalottLady TheShalottLady 61-65, F Sep 24

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    So I haven't posted anything recently because I've been busy at work and seeing someone new. (Not my crush, lol!) But I have been thinking a lot about how exciting it was doing...
    valleygirl84 valleygirl84 26-30, F 2 Responses Sep 24

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    it’s about who you miss at 2 in the afternoon when you’re busy, not 2 in the morning when you’re lonely
    lostCake lostCake 22-25, F 1 Response Sep 28

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    Well, I'm exactly 32 months out from leaving my ex wife, which landed me on this site. Thankful for the opportunity to write out my thoughts and feelings. I went back yesterday...
    Lionsfan94 Lionsfan94 31-35, M 1 Response Oct 2

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    " A serious girl, when she finds someone who calms her spirit and quiets her busy thoughts, will love you so fiercely, it will defy even her own logic and reasoning. " ~ unknown
    kwarner kwarner 31-35, M 4 Responses Oct 2

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    Dont worry- If someone doesn't want you back, someone else will need you. If someone thinks you're boring, someone else will think you're amazing. If someone is too busy for you...
    daneean daneean 18-21, F 5 Responses Oct 4

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    Puts things nicely in perspective. All the little problems of people busy having problems from too much to do, or from too little to do. And if we even see past our own noses for...
    dontcareforlabels dontcareforlabels 41-45, M Oct 4

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    ASHANTI Foolish See my days are cold without you But I'm hurtin' while I'm with you And though my heart can't take no more I keep on runnin' back to you See my days are cold...
    Hotspicychilli23 Hotspicychilli23 18-21, F Oct 9

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    I love to travel as often as possible in my busy life as a mom and outside busineess mom.
    olderandmaturefemale olderandmaturefemale 46-50, F 2 Responses Oct 9

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