I Should Not Be Afraid to Embrace My True Self

i am all i am 118 People

    I Mean, Really.

    Why? Oh the fear, why? So stupid to fret about the unproven, the unseen. I should not be afraid to embrace my true self. What would I be afraid of? These things: That maybe I am just as great as I think I am; that I will shine so big and bright that I blind myself; that it...
    Cinderelly Cinderelly
    36-40, F
    1 Response Aug 31, 2007

    I Shouldn't

    I shouldn't, but I sometimes am. I don't like holding back but sometimes... it's safer.
    mixedview mixedview
    16-17, F
    4 Responses Mar 26, 2008

    So I Guess I'm Bi...

    I've been very aware of my sexuality from a young age. I think I had my first crush on a guy in kindergarten and since then I must have had hundreds... Okay maybe tens... I never had a reason to debate my sexuality until this past summer. I met the love of my life, who just...
    BOREDerline BOREDerline
    18-21, F
    1 Response Nov 3, 2008

    Scar Face

    recently i was hospitalized for trying to hurt myself (cutting). i used to be a person who wasnt afraid to stand up and say what needed to be said. i was very boitrious and care free. i always used to go to my friends and tell them when something was bothering me. now i feel that...
    LillyOTV LillyOTV
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Jun 9, 2010

    Nov. 2

    Love and the hope of it are not things one can learn; they are a part of life's heritage. —Maria Montessori Love is a gift we've been given by our Creator. The fact of our existence guarantees that we deserve it. As our recognition of this grows, so does our self-love and...
    zeeva70 zeeva70
    41-45, F
    1 Response Nov 3, 2013

    Others' Attempts To Shame Us

    It's ok to be boring! LOL. According to some people I am, but that's ok with me now. Other people have said I'm really interesting to talk to and a great friend. So who should I listen to? Whoever I want to...lol. A few people (ones who don't like me) have said or implied that...
    jennytressler jennytressler
    41-45
    Jan 11, 2013
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