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I Miss Feeling Good About Myself

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    Vickychajon Vickychajon 13-15, F 1 Response Jun 28

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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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    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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    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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    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 18-21, F 6 Responses Jun 29, 2011

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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 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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    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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    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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    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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    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

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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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    I wrote 50 random facts about myself last night. and i'm bored so i'm going to write another 50. so um yea... here we go. 51- I have met a lot of bands. 52- 90% of my wardrobe...
    sugarcakes143 sugarcakes143 18-21, F Jul 28

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    Just got a notification that I am now accepted into a program that will help me pay for college. Feeling real good about this accomplishment. I used to look down on myself for...
    dustin6 dustin6 26-30 Jul 31

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    Once again Facebook asking me What's on my mind. Dearest, you know?... I haven't words to tell or explain that mess inside of my head. But... Today I want to try. Try to start talk...
    WhineWolfe WhineWolfe 16-17, F 1 day ago

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    Often, I will want to just spill the beans about myself. Something about "purging," I guess. Sometimes, it is good. Many times, it is not. So, the question is: "How much is too...
    hillcountrydeb hillcountrydeb 61-65, F Aug 1

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    I frequently discovering things about myself but didnt know epmexists to post them...but now I am condused wich story I should tell first
    vinyards vinyards 22-25, M 1 Response Aug 4

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    Do I need to see a doctor? Or Am I okay? I'm 17 and lately I've felt not myself. One minute I'm so happy and the next minute I'm dying inside because I'm so upset. Its not just...
    TheShyGurl TheShyGurl 13-15, F 3 Responses Aug 3

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    50 Random facts about myself ^_^ lol instead of 20! 1~ I'm a gamer girl. 2~ I'm kind of a Tom boy. 3~ I've been to 35 concerts in 2 years. 4~ I love hardcore music. 5~ I love...
    sugarcakes143 sugarcakes143 18-21, F Jul 27

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    Will try AGAIN to lose weight. My dad will help me and yeah, he really doesnt like how big i am getting.. Dont get me wrong i wanna lose the extra weight too.. You know, to feel...
    kmisfit123 kmisfit123 16-17, F 1 Response Aug 10

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    just sometimes i have really bad thoughts about myself, not just negative but really violent, horrible ideas about being made to do things or having them done to me. i dont know...
    lamaragymnast lamaragymnast 22-25, F 1 Response 20 hrs ago

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    I spent WAY too much money at Walgreen's, buying all sorts of expensive(ish) face products. Just gave myself a little spa treatment and I feel darn good! Looking forward to the...
    ktlinn4 ktlinn4 26-30, F Jul 24

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    1. I am an introverted Capricorn. 2. I am selfish, private, and easily bored. 3. I have a crazy desire to be a dragon. 4. I either love very sunny weather or dark, intense...
    supersofie supersofie 16-17, F 1 Response Jul 23

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    Anyone ever sit there feel lonely, and wonder how long it'll take until you find someone again? Sheesh. Even knowing I'll someday find someone isn't completely comforting.. As I...
    Coffeycup Coffeycup 16-17, M 1 day ago

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    1) I am a girl 2) I am a gamer 3) I am 13 4) I love to play Minecraft 5) I think life would be SOO much better if people all would smile more! ~ RomanAtwood on YouTube! 6) I love...
    Mini42301 Mini42301 13-15, F Jul 23

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    I want friendship & I want to be social, but whenever I go to a party or a gathering, I freeze up. I don't force myself into conversations like I should. I just stand there quiet...
    kennalynn67 kennalynn67 18-21, F Jul 27

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    1. I like country music 2. I have issues 3. I'm clumsy 4. I walk into a room and forget why I'm there. 5. I love rednecks they're fun to hang with. 6. I like country boys. 7. I...
    countrygirlISTaylor countrygirlISTaylor 13-15, F Jul 28

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    1. I love to smoke marijuana- 2. My partner and I have been together for almost 19 years - 3. I love to be naked - 4. I hate that neighbor who is always in your business - 5. I...
    beebeegee beebeegee 41-45, F 1 Response Jul 29

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    1. I am extremely empathetic. 2. I like to have meaningful conversations. 3. I care a lot about others. 4. I want to make a difference. I work as a counselor at a school. 5. I have...
    kpp122926 kpp122926 26-30, F 3 days ago

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    1. I'm Asian 2. I'm a guy 3. I love paintball 4. I love football 5. I am a wrestler 6. I like older women 7. I also like younger women 8. I used to cut 9. I have think of suicide 1...
    brownzugar brownzugar 16-17, M Jul 22

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    1. My name is the first book of the bible. 2. I am mixed with black and white. 3. I am 5'7" 4. My birthday is in August. 5. I will be a sophomore in HS this year. 6. I play...
    itsgennylee itsgennylee 16-17, F Jul 29

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    My name is Chelsea. I was born in Montana. I have two sisters and one brother. I want to change my career major. I like to sleep late. I work in the evenings. I enjoy Canada. I...
    ChelseaMonroe ChelseaMonroe 22-25, F 3 Responses Aug 12

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    im ugly, stupid, dumb, I cant do anything right. I hate my hair, my face, my body, I just hate everything about me. im not good at anything. Im such a freak. I just F*cking hate...
    silentgirl1234 silentgirl1234 13-15, F 2 Responses Aug 6

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    1. i am married 2. its a sexless relationship lately 3.i have 3 kids under 5 4. i love sex 5. i want to run away most days 6. im a shy person 7.i love foot ball 8. i love to read...
    Sinfulkitten Sinfulkitten 26-30, F 3 days ago

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    1) i dont like wearing clothes, it takes me forever to put clothes on after i shower. 2) chicken is probably my fav food. 3) i like being alone but hate the feeling when im alone...
    saffaismail saffaismail 16-17, F Aug 10

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    I'm here for a good time not a long time Enjoying MY life the way I want no regrets
    lingerie1lover lingerie1lover 31-35, M Jul 21

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    1. I would like to travel the world. I LOVE experiencing new cultures. I went to Spain and it was a real eye opener 2. I absolutely love music. Any kind of music. As long as its...
    Butterfly1814 Butterfly1814 18-21, F Jul 22

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    Busted yet another pair of pants think my tummy is too good to be confind buttons hurts. Every day and night I think what can I eat and how much. It's become so greedy it's always...
    heymiss heymiss 26-30, F 4 Responses 6 days ago

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    1. My name is Rayven 2.Im a field hockey player 3. I am not single 4.I am 17 years old 5. I want to go to school to be a pediatric emergency room physician 6. I love Popsicles 7...
    Rayven1997 Rayven1997 16-17, F 1 Response 3 days ago

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    Know what I hate about waking up early? I hate leaving my warm bed. How is it that here the temp drops like 20 degrees in the summer? Haha It's the worst. I hate how achy my body...
    NotApplicable NotApplicable 22-25, F 2 days ago

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    Well, this is my first story posting here so I would like to introduce myself and will want to share few things about me. Well my name is Yumi, I am 25 years old and from Tokyo...
    yumiflyhigh yumiflyhigh 22-25, F 5 Responses Jul 30

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