I Like to Learn Something New Every Day

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 431 People

    Divorce/ Custody Lessons

    I am 24 years old and divorcing an abusive husband whose specialty is cruelty with words and intimidation. As of right now due to circumstance, we have a verbal agreement for joint shared custody of our two year old daughter. Growing up in and around abuse is no stranger to me...
    Brokenheartdies Brokenheartdies
    22-25, F
    1 Response Sep 6, 2012

    I Love to Learn

    I am constantly taking notes and writing down the interesting things that people say to me. It is all about being able to capture this in my future writings.  I love to learn about people and their lives and I ask many questions because I am genuinely interested in those...
    fungirlmmm fungirlmmm
    46-50, F
    8 Responses Jun 30, 2008

    I am learning every day.

    If you are young and struggling, don't allow people or ideals to define you. It matters not how insignificant your lesson seemed, just listen. Even to listen to a bird and remark that you would like to know what kind of bird it is, it is a lesson. You do not need to know or...
    jeresey jeresey
    61-65, F
    1 Response May 19, 2014

    Perhaps I've led a sheltered life,

    but has anyone ever seen a B-cell battery? There's AAA, AA (wait—is there no A either?) C & D but no B (or possibly A). What gives?
    MissAnthony MissAnthony
    46-50, F
    Mar 11, 2014


    There is a law on the books of Detroit, Michigan that states that "Alligators may not be tied to fire hydrants."  www.randomfunfacts.com
    pennysocean pennysocean
    22-25, F
    1 Response Jul 9, 2009

    ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ My Rules ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~

    Evangeline1985 Evangeline1985
    20 Responses Jan 14, 2013
    Evangeline1985 Evangeline1985
    1 Response Jan 21, 2013

    I will not eat beaver.

    Don't go there, my friend is a hunter and he was roasting beavers, I mean what? I would never not on plane or on a train
    zg4love zg4love
    31-35, M
    1 Response Sep 25, 2014

    But Not Bad Stuff

    There are lots of things to learn out there, yet sometimes we forget there are bad things we can learn as well. Those aren't the new things I like to learn.
    deleted deleted
    Mar 10, 2011

    I learned as hard as I try to change my

    situation, nothing will change until I do.
    zg4love zg4love
    31-35, M
    Sep 30, 2014

    $20 Dollar Bill...

    A well-known speaker started off his seminar by holding up a $20.00 bill. In the room of 200, he asked,"Who would like this $20 bill?" Hands started going up. He said, "I am going to give this $20 to one of you but first, let me do this. He proceeded to crumple up the $20 dollar...
    InnerBeauti InnerBeauti
    3 Responses Jun 14, 2013

    Learning About How To Eat,

    I was reading about how to eat healthy. I eat a lot of things. From what I read if people try to eat healthier now, later in life,they won't have to worry about their health. Things like dark lettuce, bright fruits, and vegetables, bread, nuts, and beans are good to eat for good...
    pearls37 pearls37
    22-25, F
    Feb 7, 2013

    ~ Screaming Silence ~

    In silence lies the ability to listen; to listen to ourselves, to others and to God. Listening is a lost art. Without it we cannot communicate, we cannot relate to each other and so we cannot live life meaningfully. We need to learn to listen. Sitting in silence allows us to...
    Evangeline1985 Evangeline1985
    1 Response Jan 19, 2013

    theres a bird around,

    it sounds like its saying "jerry"
    7gabriel7 7gabriel7
    36-40, M
    Aug 3, 2015

    What I Found,

    There is a site called wmpress.org It has free bible study books. They are good for beginner Christians mostly. I think you guys should try the site out.
    pearls37 pearls37
    22-25, F
    Jan 18, 2013
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