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I Miss Feeling Good About Myself

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 177 People

    Feelin' Good

    Feelin' good,Miss it,Need to change,Can't go on,This way,Need to feel good,About myself.
    lazycrazybasket lazycrazybasket 46-50, M Feb 2, 2012

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    Just Isn't Working...

    I wrote a little something about this yesterday, but it's still affecting me today so...Usually when I'm depressed or in a slump (I almost always am), I just have to get myself to do something... Clean a little, get out of the apartment even for a few minutes... Just do something...
    DeepestSecret DeepestSecret 22-25, F Feb 9, 2011

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    Anybody just lay down on a warm night

    and stare at the stars? Blows me away
    johnandkim johnandkim 46-50, M 1 Response Jan 2, 2014

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    Never Want To Have Another Abortion

    One night I was up late listening to Alexis O'Hara 's Ellipsis and I smoked a bowl of chronic in my plastic homemade water bottle bong. It felt good... exhaling. I am tripping out to the music and the song titles become the formulate reality. I have bought another pack of...
    BeeLaLa5 BeeLaLa5 18-21 Feb 27, 2012

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    How To Trick Your Mind

    Ever notice how you start crying when watching a sad movie or get scared when watching a scary movie? In some extreme cases, people have ended up passing out, convulsing or throwing up after watching a particularly gruesome film. If you stop and think about it, these reactions...
    maxximiliann maxximiliann 36-40, M Mar 14, 2012

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    All Day Long

    everyday i wake up and face the day i tend to think why am i doing this when i feel like crap all the time... i remember a time in my life when i always thought positive, when nothing would linger in my head that was bad... when i had the confidence to make things better, when i...
    jsigel511 jsigel511 26-30 Jun 10, 2008

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    The Old Days

    I miss the old days when i had at least one place it was OK to be me before every one started telling me everything i wanted was wrong before everything i did was wrong I miss feeling good about myself I miss the days when dreams were possible and i wasn't a freak for wanting...
    tulick tulick 31-35, F 14 Responses Jun 14, 2008

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    A Time I Did

    Well,compared to how I feel about myself now I did. I've always felt unpretty and hated my voice. Now I would just be satisfied to be slender and healthy. People always pick the person that's not overweight. Oh,I know being too good-looking is a problem,too. I think Dita Von...
    deleted deleted 26-30 2 Responses Apr 5, 2009

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    Unhappy With Where You Are?

    Where we are in life is exactly where we want to be. Not necessarily because it's what we want but because it's good enough. When good enough isn't good enough anymore THAT'S when we start living :)
    maxximiliann maxximiliann 36-40, M Mar 13, 2012

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    Believe It Or Not.

    I used to make myself feel good. I don't know how but I could block people out and just focus. I was able to do well in school. I didn't give a **** about all that other ****. I just did my thang. I was hella lonely, but I kept it together you know? Back then, I occasionally...
    CrazyHippieChick CrazyHippieChick 22-25 4 Responses Jun 29, 2011

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    Why Not Start By Listening?

    Call it what you will, but there is this part of you – an innate wisdom, if you will – that has tried and tried and tried to get you to stop and fix a part of you that broke a long time ago but you've told yourself that you either don't have enough money, don't have enough...
    maxximiliann maxximiliann 36-40, M Mar 13, 2012

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    I Used To

    i used to feel good about myself i used to be so confident so happy and always had a smile on my face, i was never worried about what people think of me and i was always happy to be myself afterall i am an individual. but one day i was bullied for who i was, and gradually the...
    crafterkim crafterkim 18-21, F 3 Responses Feb 16, 2012

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    Some Days

    Some days I really just feel bad and I don't know how to snap out of it.  I don't even know if there is a way to snap out of it.  It might be something that I have to come out of gradually.  Anyway, there are days where I don't like things about myself.  For...
    QueenD QueenD 31-35, F Jun 9, 2008

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    Vickychajon Vickychajon 13-15, F 1 Response Jun 28, 2014

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    I Miss Me

    Have you ever woken up, looked in the mirror and thought....this isn't me....where did I go....who is this look-a-like stranger in the mirror? You try smiling, but it doesn't look the same...your friends just don't care anymore, you feel dead. Life is just ticking away from you...
    whyhurt whyhurt 16-17, F Jan 9, 2013

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    ...

    How can you miss what you have never had? Since i was born it was fighting and abuse. Just constant every single day. One pain after the other. Metnal physical emotional it doesn't matter. I can deal with it all after all of these years of practice. I don't feel good and i am...
    Arorin Arorin 22-25, M 9 Responses Mar 29, 2010

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    There are a lot of things about myself that I just don't like. I don't do well in school and I am lazy and I don't feel like I am very attractive either. Most days I already feel...
    wendiemyers46 wendiemyers46 13-15, F 1 Response 1 day ago

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    I have Acanthosis nigricans which is a skin condition cause from diabetes obesity cancer and some other **** it's a layery velvet feeling patch I have it under my right eye my back...
    PhatGirl1999 PhatGirl1999 16-17, F 2 days ago

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    not to make too much of it...i have a long way to go. talking has finally started to put things together. pieces of the past that provided the vital "why"? why do i do what i do...
    ArnoldJRimmer ArnoldJRimmer 46-50, M 1 Response 2 days ago

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    1. I love turtlenecks. 2. My middle name is Carol. 3. 99% of everything that I buy comes from Amazon. 4. On average I get 14 packages (deliveries) a week. 5. I live in an...
    Steffy128 Steffy128 36-40, F 7 Responses 3 days ago

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    Matthew Hussey on his Youtube channel said that the best cure for a broken heart is to do something (or things) which give me a sense of progress and I can start with small things...
    PerfectStrangerForYou PerfectStrangerForYou 26-30, F 1 Response 4 days ago

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    I like the genetic looks of Irish and Welsh people best. if you mix Irish with Welsh they are absolutely perfect and beautiful in every way. guys with far hair, dark or fair eyes...
    dathglas dathglas 13-15, M 1 Response 6 days ago

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    Life and it's experiences. People , places, things have helped me get to know myself, understand myself.
    Treasure7 Treasure7 41-45, F 1 Response 6 days ago

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    I enjoy the process, I don't care about how things end.
    Nonotu Nonotu 22-25, F 3 Responses a week ago

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    All my life, I only feel jealous about two things: 1- The person who can travel. 2- Talents that I don't have.
    Nonotu Nonotu 22-25, F 1 Response a week ago

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    Hello people! Let me tell you a fact about me. For certain people, I have an animal image of them. My family, close friends and some teachers and my crush have an animal image...
    Greenapple17 Greenapple17 13-15, F a week ago

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    All you have to do is send me a message and I will tell you stuff if you wanna know. I'm basically an open book, like the one in Harry Potter where you ask questions and I will...
    TinselCookie607 TinselCookie607 18-21, M Jan 30

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    One time when I was young I started crying because I missed my daddy
    aby2015 aby2015 13-15, F Jan 30

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    1. I live in Belgium 2. I am nearly 16 years old 3. I see life as an big adventure 4. I absolutely like to read and write 5. I LOVE history (the 19th century in particular) 6. I...
    GentleReader GentleReader 13-15, M Jan 28

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    Today is a good eating healthy losing weight take the dogs for a walk I feel good today and happy
    shelly64 shelly64 22-25, F 2 Responses Jan 28

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    I hate telling people about myself because it seems like I'm self-centered no matter how minor a detail it is I'm sharing about myself.
    chloeprice chloeprice 18-21, F Jan 28

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    1. I have blonde hair and green eyes. I was told thats rare, but I don't think so. 2. I am 6'6" 3. I am the eternal optimist 4. I believe in God, but I don't think he always...
    Jcpr63 Jcpr63 51-55, M 1 Response Jan 25

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    i love to bite into ice cream
    idiotoff idiotoff 16-17, F Jan 25

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    Here's 10 facts about my priority, personality, and beliefs. 1.) I have a Autism - I only have it very mildly, people don't realise I have until I tell them. I'm considered as a...
    ScienceOfSouls15 ScienceOfSouls15 13-15, M 5 Responses Jan 25

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    1.i like listening to music and sing along to it 2.i want to be loved by the one 3.my favorite food is pizza 4.my favorite song is youth by Troye Sivan 5.i am shy around my dad's...
    aby2015 aby2015 13-15, F Jan 24

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    1. I am not thick skinned 2. I like to perform my music, even though deep down, I think it sucks 3. I use medical Marijuana and support the cause 4. I am too used to being...
    heysho heysho 36-40, F 8 Responses Jan 24

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    I get intimidated by people I perceive to be more attractive or at a higher education level than myself. I apparently am picky about the looks department in others... even though...
    ProfMeowS ProfMeowS 31-35, F Jan 24

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    Woo hoo! just filed my income taxes and I am getting a pretty good amount back and I cannot wait when the money hits my bank! Working hard does pay off!! :))
    PetiteChica PetiteChica 18-21, F 2 Responses Jan 23

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    I've been in this self-loathing phase and so I'm trying to change it up by listing things I actually do like about myself....hopefully this will change my self-reflection 1) I like...
    DesiredUserNameandStuff DesiredUserNameandStuff 31-35, F 3 Responses Jan 21

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    Got one of the highest grades in the class! So proud of myself! So that means I'm 6 distinctions closer to getting into my chosen university! Feeling so happy and motivated right...
    EverlyLeex EverlyLeex 18-21, F Jan 20

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    1. I'm Heytham (Arabic name) 2. I'm Algerian 3. i love movies and anime 4. my favorite animal is the Royal eagle 5. i'm an electrical engineer
    Heythame Heythame 22-25, M Jan 19