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I Need Tranquility In Chaos

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    Eye Of The Storm

    Take a hurricane, take all the violent winds and rain and destruction that it can bring. Yet despite all that angry chaos - there is a place of tranquility amidst it all right there in the eye. My life has been somewhat on the chaotic side lately and I need to have my own 'eye of...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Jan 18, 2010

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    Go On

    For Men may come,and Men may go but I go on for Ever!
    oscartheoreu oscartheoreu 18-21, M 1 Response Apr 11, 2012

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    I Have It

    I tend to strive on stress and work in stressful environments.  Yet I do know and can acquire a state of tranquility within that through meditation and stepping back.  When there are a number of tasks.  I will step back. I will retreat and I will...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Dec 20, 2008

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    Is There Such a Thing?

    I think people's lives are surrounded in chaos.  Not everyone has the same chaos but we all have our own person chaos to handle.  Is there ever any relief?  An eye to the storm?  I think even if things calm down a bit the chaos lives on in our minds.  Are...
    darlene darlene 41-45, F 1 Response Jun 24, 2008

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    I Can Never Seem to Make Up My Mind

    Between a whirlwind of adventure and peace. I think I need to find a happy medium...mayhaps a peaceful adventure, if such a thing exists!
    deleted deleted 26-30 3 Responses Feb 6, 2008

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    ELUDE

    I need tranquility in chaos.  I need a peaceful mind to think straight and I can't do that when I'm in the same places with the same people everyday.  It sucks.  I think I will finally elude some of my troubles though by getting my license this summer. ...
    wanton wanton 16-17, F Apr 27, 2008

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    Life...........

    The thing which I wonder the most LIFE. It is never the way we think it is.I can just say it is guided by high degrees of probabilities. The things or phrases I usually get about life are "Wow,the world is so beautiful,and so the life is" "why this life???" It is true that we can...
    oscartheoreu oscartheoreu 18-21, M May 30, 2012

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    Chaos De Order

    The world chaotically ordered. symmetry from asymmetry!
    oscartheoreu oscartheoreu 18-21, M Apr 10, 2012

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    Sometimes Salvation....i Love This!

    Here I go again posting The Black Crowes lyrics.   This song feels like it was written for and is calling out to me: ---- SOMETIMES SALVATION from THE SOUTHERN HARMONY AND MUSICAL COMPANION (1992) To lessen my troubles I stopped hanging out with vultures And empty...
    TheRealWoman TheRealWoman 31-35, F 1 Response Apr 27, 2008

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    Where Is It? Please Tell Me!! :d

    Life is this raging whirlwind of thoughts and feelings, people and places, and I feel like a little dandilion seed, you know...those little white fluffy puffs that little kids (and me) blow on to make a wish? I'm one of those itsy bitsy seeds, floating in the wind, buffeted by...
    Yellowrhapsody Yellowrhapsody 16-17, F 1 Response Mar 18, 2008

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    Subduing Chaos.

    When my mind is working nineteen to the dozen I often find it hard to just shut off for a second and enjoy amount of calm. That was until I discovered this -weavesilk.com My gosh is it relaxing. I can feel my eyelids settle to half mast, the tension in my shoulders imitate the...
    WittyDittyInc WittyDittyInc 26-30 Apr 3, 2013

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    Peace And Tranquility

    As I sit amidst nature's land, Surrounded by trees, flowers, and waters, And the mountains line the sky, I sense an atmosphere of tranquility. Time seems to have stopped, As the sunlight from the clear blue sky Shine upon me and touch my soul, And the fresh breeze brush against...
    CMA1234 CMA1234 46-50, F 1 Response Jan 18, 2012

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    Life...........

    The thing which I wonder the most LIFE. It is never the way we think it is.I can just say it is guided by high degrees of probabilities. The things or phrases I usually get about life are "Wow,the world is so beautiful,and so the life is" "why this life???" It is true that we can...
    oscartheoreu oscartheoreu 18-21, M May 30, 2012

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    Chaos De Order

    The world chaotically ordered. symmetry from asymmetry!
    oscartheoreu oscartheoreu 18-21, M Apr 10, 2012

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    Think I Have Found It

    But ask me again tomorrow, it may change.
    shuttermagic shuttermagic 31-35, F Feb 26, 2008

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    I used to believe in being acetic. I used to have faith, and believe in symbols and myths. Life is chaos.. Were all just animals who completely defied our own nature and dwell in...
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    As much as I've felt alone for so long... It's probably what I need. I need to get away from the same routine, from the same faces. I need to depend on myself this time. I need to...
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    All nite I think about you Dreaming of our future together Boy was I wrong Your true colors showed And I didn't like what I saw Tried to overlook it Didn't work so You had to go U...
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    I just don't do as well on my own as I pretend to... so that is why I need a guiding star, a sun in my sky - a woman that perfectly well can stand strong on her own two legs, but...
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    Needing a friend or someone or even help doesn't make you weaker but perfectly human. Even the strongest women and men know how it feels to be disappointed, lost,sad,or even...
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    BUT! - It weakens me I am always there for my friends if they need me, give them advice as far as I can and try to help them move over an obstacle. I really try my best and feel...
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    I REALLY need to get more organized! In college, I plan on keeping myself busy with as many things I can without crashing from being so busy. I wanna do this cause I know what it's...
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    I know I do, and I know everyone else does as well. Even though many of us find ourselves pushing the closest people away, we always have that deep hope that they'll come back...
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    So I'm one of those people who usually listens to everyone else's problems and tries to help out but ignore my own problems... I never feel like I can really open up to someone, I...
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    Hey girl Do not be sad. You are a very strong woman. Do not let small things get to you. You have two amazing boys that need their strong mother. I know that you have been sad...
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