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I Love Mental Images

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    It Makes Me Giggle.

    I quite often have mental images like earlier on the T.V, I was watching this up-late game show and one of the hosts said "I need to be hit on the head", then the other host came up with a pillow and gave her a tap, I had this sudden mental image of him belting her over...
    randomdriftwood randomdriftwood 21-25, F 1 Response Oct 17, 2007

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    Perverse

    I usally get mental images of the most perverse things.. practically anything someone says, i can take and twist around in my head and create an image.. not so pleasent images neccessarily.. oh but there are good ones
    iGotMine8 iGotMine8 18-21, F Oct 17, 2007

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    Let Me Show You My Picture

    iam dylicixa and i need mental pictures iam a visual learner with dylixica . i mimrose so many things becalse of my learning problems .
    lunnas lunnas 41-45, F Apr 22, 2010

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    The Conjuring

    of words to recreate in my mind a mental image of some beautiful scene in nature and how the writer was feeling at the time they were there ... that is a gift that puts me there with them. I love a scene so vivid i can be walking in the field smelling the flowers or at the ocean...
    phatnhapi phatnhapi 56-60, F Jun 16, 2011

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    In the past I have been considered kind of mentally ill (i don't mean depression), I guess I'm part mentally ill, but I'm still human. I might rant a little more on this later, but...
    FebruaryAsh FebruaryAsh 18-21, F 8 hrs ago

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    Almost Lover- A Fine Frenzy Your fingertips across my skin The palm trees swaying in the wind Images You sang me Spanish lullabies The sweetest sadness in your eyes Clever trick...
    AshleyWCSloth AshleyWCSloth 16-17, F 2 Responses 21 hrs ago

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    I am back amongst my EP friends after another extended absence and glad to be here. I chose "I Hate The Mental Health System" as the heading of my post because I am so discouraged...
    tulsateacher tulsateacher 41-45, F Nov 29

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    Again, excuse the awkward wordings to get around the censors, but it won't let me post this story without them. I was in one for six days in February, and then they forced me to...
    Boulier Boulier 18-21, F 5 Responses Dec 7

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    So if you've been following my posts then you'll know that in the new year i will be starting a new youtube channel on mental health which I want to be very interactive with its...
    dansimpson40 dansimpson40 18-21, M 3 Responses Dec 13

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    Hello lovely people. As you know, the mental health Youtube channel is starting January and it will be called "Plus Us Too". The facebook page is now up and running: www...
    dansimpson40 dansimpson40 18-21, M 3 Responses a week ago

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    When someone tells you, " I miss you so bad, it hurts", don't ever hesitate to come and feel the pain, together.  Being in love IS the greatest vulnerable, fragile,  and yet...
    MyLady9 MyLady9 46-50, F 8 Responses Nov 21

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    I had never thought growing up that things would play out this way. My family has always had problems, but what family doesn't? My brother has had schizophrenia for the last 5...
    TheHumanExperience TheHumanExperience 22-25, F 1 Response Nov 28

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    i think this group should be ashamed of themselves. mental illness is not normal. it destroys the lives of many. if it was so normal everyone would commit suicide. if mental...
    msworstlife msworstlife 18-21, F 1 Response Dec 7

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    Write to six people without saying who they are . #1. Since we first met you have changed me and my life. I think of you everyday. I see some of myself in you, some of the things...
    manofsolitude manofsolitude 46-50, M 1 Response Dec 4

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    We're playing those mind games together Pushing the barriers planting seeds Playing the mind guerrilla Chanting the Mantra peace on earth We all been playing those mind games...
    Playerchap Playerchap 26-30, M Dec 11

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    The following are some possible themes of my upcoming concentration work, does anyone have any other ideas or advice that I might enjoy? •The unhappiness that follows through the...
    BloodofAmara BloodofAmara 16-17, F Nov 21

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    I'VE BEEN SINGLE FOR OVER THE PAST 15 YRS.. I JUST WISH THERE WAS SOMEONE OUT THERE WHO WOULD GET TO KNOW ME & LOVE ME. SINCE I FEEL YOUNG MENTALLY, ONLY YOUNG WOMEN INTEREST ME...
    LITTLEBOYINSIDE LITTLEBOYINSIDE 41-45, M 1 Response Nov 23

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    i have a mental disorder and i found out when it was too late. i dont know if i am just an idiot ir have a mental disorder.
    msworstlife msworstlife 18-21, F 2 Responses Nov 25

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    This is the story I shared already but I think it fits here too ... I went along to a class last night. The first dance class I have been to in years. I was very nervous!! The...
    GingerGirl46 GingerGirl46 36-40, F 2 Responses Nov 25

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    Well written. Well played. Real pain. Deadly end. No more actions. Done. The stage  curtain goes down. No one is  clapping. Everything turns to blurry images, can't breath, just...
    MyLady9 MyLady9 46-50, F 2 Responses Nov 28

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    I DID NOT TAKE THIS PICTURE!!!!! Google images has such pretty pictures of night time sky. I know this is not a real picture of what the sky looks like at night but wouldn't it be...
    liajip liajip 13-15, F Nov 28

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    I just went through pictures in a photo album the last year of my life and wow just wow it surprises me how much has change and I am glad to have this memories ending this chapter...
    fitness20 fitness20 18-21, F Dec 5

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    However the actions displayed are abnormal. There are many EP users with mental health on here and in reference to only the genuine sufferers I'm not sure if it possible but...
    blackinc blackinc 36-40, M 2 Responses Dec 7

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    The visual art of photography is enlightening. Everytime I take a photo of a funny, disturbing, emotionally fleeting event, the icon itself is interesting to look at. Taking...
    QuietFreedom QuietFreedom 13-15, M 1 Response 5 days ago

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    I have got to get some tunes on NOW..anything to drive those images of Pakistan's mass murder out of my head--peace.
    Tannasheart Tannasheart 46-50, F 3 days ago

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    im so scared... i recently self harmed again and my mom doesnt know.. if she finds out im sure shes gonna send me back to the mental hospital. when i was at peachford the staff was...
    mysticalgem mysticalgem 13-15, F 1 day ago

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    December 11. Affirmations. One of our choices in recovery is choosing what we want to think - using our mental energy positively. Positive mental energy, positive thinking, does...
    zeeva70 zeeva70 41-45, F Dec 11

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    I think I may have met my soul mate. I didn't believe in such things until him. I always laughed at the mere idea of such a thing. The problem is that I am married as is he...
    ForeverJewels ForeverJewels 31-35, F 3 Responses 1 day ago

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    You'd never be able to tell just by meeting him, but my boyfriend has been struggling with moderate schizophrenia for the last four years. If you'd asked me before meeting him...
    HeartlessSinner HeartlessSinner 22-25, F Nov 28

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    check this motivational video one of my fave out of the many I have seen in recent times - we should not need to draw external motivation it should be a driving force from...
    Soroe Soroe 36-40, M 1 Response Dec 5

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    "Mentally ill from Amityville Accidentally kill your family still Thinkin' he won't? God damnit he will Mentally ill from Amityville" ~Eminem
    TheAmazingDereck TheAmazingDereck 16-17, M 12 hrs ago

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    This will be short and sweet, I spent time at a mental facility because I had a complete nervous break down. I blacked out for days and had no Idea what was going on around, I was...
    Jessbenoit Jessbenoit 18-21, F 6 Responses Nov 22

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    Why do people who struggle with mental health not take their pills when they know they help ??? I don't get it !!! It's hard to watch and deal with the repercussions. I am...
    sunshinegirl76 sunshinegirl76 36-40, F 4 Responses Nov 24

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    I suffer severely with mental problems, I have so many cos of some ****** up things that have happened, plus I was never a "normal kid" anyway. I hate it, I can't make friends cos...
    kyleishurt kyleishurt 16-17, M 1 Response Nov 24

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    There was one councellor I had to see. She was so rude and she also hated me intensely. The things she told me and how she treated me...I mean really.... I remember once being...
    1lonelydaisy 1lonelydaisy 41-45 1 Response Nov 25

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    This is an entire life of opposing the patriarchate, where you are always being called mentally ill, when you oppose it.
    Thought1 Thought1 22-25 Nov 25

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    Hi everyone. I never saw myself as the type to join any sort of online forum. Truth is, it makes me very uncomfortable to read my own words. I felt like I needed to join today...
    TheGeiser TheGeiser 18-21, F Nov 25

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    I am in the process of recovering from chronic depression, severe anxiety, and anorexia nervosa. I've attempted suicide more than 30 times but am no longer suicidal. I've been...
    losingNemo losingNemo 13-15, F 3 Responses Nov 28

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    I am mentally tired, border line do not care any more......I don't care if I am no longer enough, I am tired if I am not giving YOU what you need, I have given my all and nothing...
    SassyBabe39 SassyBabe39 41-45, F Nov 29

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    So a thought just popped into my head there and I was about that story where we as people are meant to embrace life. That's the main thing we should do in life is just do things...
    HelterSkelter1 HelterSkelter1 22-25, M Dec 1

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    I have an array of mental illnesses, such as schizophrenia, dissociative identity disorder, OCD, anxiety, autism, etc. Sometimes it's hard to live, but I've learned to cope with...
    CaliginousHeart CaliginousHeart 18-21, F 3 Responses Dec 3

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    i dont know whether to be ashamed i have mental ollness or whether to be angry at myself for messing up my life because of it
    msworstlife msworstlife 18-21, F 3 Responses Dec 5

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    THERE IS HOPE! New meds, new therapist, good advice and fresh hope. My 21 year old son is bipolar, he self diagnosed when he was 12, and told his doctor. The doctor was...
    Deedle623 Deedle623 51-55, F Dec 6

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    after 2 suicide attempt, 5 years of self harm and 2 of eating disorder, i went to a mental hospital... And it kind of helped me but at the same time, my depression went up...
    jardougall jardougall 18-21, F 1 Response Dec 7

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    My mom sent me to a mental hospital so she didn't have to deal with me or the sexual abuse investigation between my step dad and I.
    CaliArs CaliArs 18-21, F 2 Responses Dec 8

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    I enlisted for the military in early March. I had wanted to join since the 8th grade despite the depression and anxiety I suffered again and again. I worked hard to lose weight and...
    KeiKeiChan KeiKeiChan 18-21, F 1 Response Dec 10