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Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 115 People

    At The Point

    I am just triying to survive, just trying to hold on.It gets difficult, but that's what life is all about
    CrazyHippieChick CrazyHippieChick 70+, F 1 Response Feb 16, 2011

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    Still I Rise

    I could tell horror stories, but I won't. I've gotten strength as well as weaknesses from the trials and tribulations. Whether there is an after life or not, I live as a kind person. 
    dirtydarkness dirtydarkness 26-30, F Jan 17, 2012

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    My Life As It Stands

    I do not really know how to describe myself to the world. I am a mother of a beautiful little girl. I am a student in college. I am a great friend with no real friends except the ones who live too far away. I have lots of pets. I love to eat and cook and sleep. My favorite thing...
    lml369 lml369 22-25, F Aug 30, 2012

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    I Gotta Get Better Before I Get To The End..

    I've had the plan for many many years, I have to become alot better skier first, it'll be an accicdent yet not. I need to have the ability to ski the extreme stuff, I'll be good enough to justify skiing at the limit, getting myself out of positions I should of never gotten...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Mar 14, 2012

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    DAILY

    I'VE HAD SOME GOOD DAYS AND SOME BAD DAYS. SOMETIMES I FEEL LIKE I'M WALKING THROUGH A MINE FIELD. PEOPLE WHO I'VE LOVED IN THE PAST WERE OUT TO DESTROY ME. TRIALS AND CIRCUMSTANCES MEANT TO BREAK ME DOWN ONLY REINFORCED ME. I AM STRONGER FOR IT, BECAUSE OF IT. I GUESS THAT WAS...
    fukkboii fukkboii 36-40, F 2 Responses Oct 30, 2008

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    Day By Day

    that`s how i do it.it the only way i can do it.
    ghostofmyself ghostofmyself 36-40 Apr 2, 2009

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    H O P E

    Hope is definitely not the same as optimism. It is not the conviction that something will turn out well, but the certainty that makes sense, regardless of how it turns out.----Vaclav Havel
    lookingwindow lookingwindow 41-45, F Dec 18, 2012

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    Feeling Way Too Damn Good

    You might be a known crazy woman going manic if...Your daughter posts a jump castle on your facebook page and notes "This is so you Mom" and you reply, "Hell - yeah - clear out the kids - I could bounce all day." (and you have 6 grandchildren)You drive down the road on a great...
    jenvice jenvice 46-50, F Jul 8, 2013

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    Survivalist Advice

    No matter how horribly life treats you, your heart still beats. Unless you take drastic action to adversely affect your health, your body wants to live. Even when your soul wants to lie down and die. My survivalist body has helped strengthen my soul in ways I never thought...
    xine07 xine07 22-25, F 2 Responses Oct 29, 2008

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    We All Do

    Even though I try to be optimistic and to enjoy my life, this is often the way I feel. I always seem to be telling myself how the future is going to be amazing, but when I start thinking about the present, I'm not as positive. Don't get me wrong; I am grateful for the life that I...
    TheRealJade TheRealJade 18-21, F Jan 19, 2012

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    Related Experiences

    Ambiguous header but true. I've survived suicide attempts (both my own and that of a parent), self-harm, domestic abuse of a parent, depression, anxiety, self-destruction and more...
    DaniAllsopp DaniAllsopp 26-30, F 2 Responses Mar 26

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    Surviving is winning, everything else is bullshit! Fairytale spun by people afraid to look life in the eye! Whatever it takes, kid! Survive!
    1776patriot 1776patriot 18-21, M 5 days ago

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    Surviving is winning, everything else is bullshit! Fairytale spun by people afraid to look life in the eye! Whatever it takes, kid! Survive!
    1776patriot 1776patriot 18-21, M 5 days ago

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    Surviving is winning, everything else is bullshit! Fairytale spun by people afraid to look life in the eye! Whatever it takes, kid! Survive!
    1776patriot 1776patriot 18-21, M 5 days ago

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    Not on the right path, but which is? And this weekend consisted of my relatives giving me advice about how to behave and what to do when I'm over there. Everyone is looking...
    AZChomp644 AZChomp644 18-21, M 2 Responses 6 days ago

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    I wish I could give what's left of my life source, to someone in need of more of it, to make them fully complete. Someone sick dying of Cancer.Someone poor down and out just...
    AfanOfbigNaturals AfanOfbigNaturals 46-50, M Mar 31

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    I have wanting to write about my parental grand mother who passed away in 2011 aged 88 after a life full of sufferings and joys of life .... I'm not exactly sure when my...
    Powerlesss Powerlesss 31-35, F 3 Responses Apr 16

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    The worst day of my life was 2 months ago when Krissi got sick. I was so scared for her and I have never prayed so much in my life. I'm still scared every now and then but I know...
    gardengirl17 gardengirl17 22-25, F 1 Response Apr 1

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    There are things in life that I wish for - a better life, more time with my close ones, getting fit etc. Yet my laid back attitude is working against me, with me doing nothing and...
    HappieStinger HappieStinger 41-45, M 1 Response 9 hrs ago

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    I am learning that the most important people that have walked through my life are the ones who hurt me the most. With every tear, disappointment and heartache I have grown into the...
    pinkstarburst pinkstarburst 41-45, F 4 Responses Mar 27

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    I'm sorry all my posts on Google plus got deleted . Never mind ...I'm not going to mention the names of any businesses anymore as it leads to to having all my writings deleted...
    Powerlesss Powerlesss 31-35, F 1 Response Mar 28

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    I have beat death, and so have you. I won't let you go, so hang on tight. I will carry you to your next destination. You told me what you desire, so I'll hunt it done, and secure...
    Isis27 Isis27 36-40 2 Responses Mar 29

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    Regret lance and others loved but each helped me choose life. Even my crush on you. Fear being dragged back to city life. Wonder why i made pals and then remember...
    convertihd convertihd 46-50, M Apr 7

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    I want to get out of this place, theres no way out, your on your own from here, we are put on earth, our parents hold our hands fr a while, then we get shoved into te open world...
    writingforlife6 writingforlife6 18-21, F 1 Response Apr 15

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    its so hard living simple in this complicated world where you feel a thing is right and everyone else wanna make it wrong. We seek answers; why am living, who am I, why am I from...
    ojeezy ojeezy 22-25, M 3 Responses Apr 15

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    Today my sister was honored as a cancer survivor and as a speaker for Relay For Life. It was an honor to walk behind the survivors, and support those that have lost loved ones to...
    Msprissy Msprissy 36-40, F 1 Response Apr 17

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    Surviving is winning, everything else is bullshit! Fairytale spun by people afraid to look life in the eye! Whatever it takes, kid! Survive!
    1776patriot 1776patriot 18-21, M 1 Response 5 days ago

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    Everyman has a right to live Love is all that we have to give Together we struggle by your will to survive Then together we fight just to stay alive Struggling man has got to move...
    Sonoluminescence Sonoluminescence 31-35, F 1 day ago

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    Life has so many twists and turns, for the life of me I don't know where to go or what to do. I am struggling with my faith in God, my belief that my life is on the right path, the...
    followthewhiterabbit followthewhiterabbit 22-25, F 12 hrs ago

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    Life has to be the greatest gift that humans have, and on top of this, our awareness multiplies every wealth. Ironically, sleep and patience is how we got to this point: as babies...
    Taurusedi Taurusedi 31-35, M 9 hrs ago

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    Some people are scared to end relationships because they think 'but i've spent so much time with that person, and now everyday that passes, i won't know how he is, or what's going...
    piscean1234 piscean1234 18-21, F a week ago

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    I heard a noise unlike any other, it was a frightening combination of shattering glass, crunching metal and grinding rock. It lasted only a fraction of a second as the draining...
    imjustthatgirl66 imjustthatgirl66 18-21, F 3 days ago

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    I doubt any of you know what it's like to have a break up literally change your life. For five years, she fed my schizophrenic delusions and indulged me dissociative identities...
    dontyouunderstand dontyouunderstand 18-21 1 Response 17 hrs ago

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    Not in a doomy gloomy way, I just wonder what's the point in it all. I worked before I left school delivering milk then worked in a hardware shop, then left school at sixteen and...
    dustydaisy dustydaisy 51-55, F 1 Response 12 hrs ago

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    I tell everyone I'm doing OK but I'm really not. Truth is my life sucks right now and has been sucking for awhile now. I've totally let myself go. I don't work, go to school, hate...
    bmorev bmorev 22-25, F 1 Response 6 hrs ago

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    life is one big adventure you have good times bad times I'm plain old boring times. Even the dark time are good even when you don't think they are because they help you cherish the...
    me0883 me0883 22-25, M 1 Response 6 hrs ago

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    I have a mother who is emotionally abusive, lacks reason and I suspect she has bipolar disorder. She injects nothing but negativity in my life and I have told her numerous times...
    organizedmadness organizedmadness 41-45, F 5 hrs ago

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    Never ever beg for someone's time, friendship, whatever. Don't do it. It's not worth it. They aren't worth it. The people who are worth being in your life will make time for you...
    obscureriddle obscureriddle 22-25, F 16 hrs ago

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    If I manage to sleep, I awaken to all over burning, throbbing, stiffened pain; if I don't sleep, I position myself all night to pretend like I don't burn and hurt so badly I want...
    debbie913 debbie913 31-35, F 5 hrs ago

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    Yup. Everyone makes mistakes in real life, but there are some people who doesn't want to admit that and always show to everyone that being a perfectionist was better than making...
    Sakuramizuki Sakuramizuki 13-15, F 2 Responses 2 hrs ago

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    the past is the past for a reason.. so learn from it... pick yourself up dust ya shoulders off and dive into the future with your head up and your chest out.. life's what we make...
    nenabee nenabee 18-21, F 1 Response 19 hrs ago

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    I try to keep the expression, 'wake up and smell the coffee' in mind because I sometimes feel like I'm constantly running in hamster wheel in my every day life, much as I enjoy...
    missdaisychain missdaisychain 26-30, F 3 Responses 6 hrs ago

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