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I Survive Life

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    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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    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 22-25 1 Response Feb 16, 2011

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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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    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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    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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    A Shameless Life

    I just happened upon a television show called Shameless. As they say fact is stranger than fiction and it has never been more accurate than now. That show was my childhood just vanilla flavored. Seriously. Almost everything down to the locked up grandmother (mines pushed her...
    Jan 24, 2013

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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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    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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    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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    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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    I went to six flags New England and I loved it, it is one of my favourite memories. Life is exactly like a roller coaster sometimes you'll fly forwards other times you'll fly back...
    tomwhite1312 tomwhite1312 18-21, M 2 hrs ago

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    I only wonder what life would be like now had it not occurred. My views on life and the world changed along with me developing epilepsy. The one event in life I would change would...
    asert12345678 asert12345678 31-35, M 2 hrs ago

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    And life before digital on general. there were so many more opportunities for live human interaction and chemistry before everyone was glued to a phone. I remember so many...
    LeighAd1 LeighAd1 46-50, F 2 hrs ago

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    I have made mistakes but who hasn't. I've learned from some but not all. Some are horrible but none really hurt anyone expect me. Sometimes I wish I could undo things but as much...
    chrisscott515 chrisscott515 22-25, F 2 hrs ago

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    I have wasted so much of my precious time on dead marriage, so now I only want to focus on enjoying my life, to be free and to have an opportunity to be myself, to rediscover...
    nubone67 nubone67 31-35 1 Response 3 hrs ago

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    I had a moment of despairing. I saw that the conditions I would be living in would be... as I put it a few hours ago, "Oh god...it's bad...This is really bad..." There may or may...
    TheBadgeringWitness TheBadgeringWitness 31-35 1 Response 3 hrs ago

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    Realizing you have no life * facepalm* Well ****...
    luna500 luna500 16-17, F 3 hrs ago

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    but then I guess life wouldn't be life would it?
    businessasusual100 businessasusual100 31-35, M 3 hrs ago

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    I swear I don't want to live anymore !!! Girls judge guy by looks and care less by the personality !!!!! I try to be the best guy ever but I have this ugly look that makes the...
    DynatronCorpse64 DynatronCorpse64 16-17, M 4 hrs ago

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    I believe in eternal life and I want to go to heaven (what Christian doesn't?) but it's in the Bible that things that are not seen are eternal. And we can see things that are "not...
    imaginaryfriendBFF imaginaryfriendBFF 16-17, F 4 hrs ago

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    My best friend died of an accidental overdose last November. I miss him more than any words can describe and there isn't a day goes past where I don't think about him. I'd do...
    MandaLou1888 MandaLou1888 26-30, F 3 Responses 5 hrs ago

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    Just reading the last year of my EP experiences makes me shake my head. I've made plenty of mistakes in love in the last five years. It seems like it's just a part of being human...
    Northernlights3 Northernlights3 36-40, F 7 hrs ago

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    What do you do if going after your dream means leaving your life and everything you know where you are? To what extent is taking a risk worth it?
    BrookeCaldin BrookeCaldin 18-21, F 8 hrs ago

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    I feel so lonely :(( again and again,makes me sick living with my grandmother,I lost joy in life,everyday is the same,I stay home and I miss my mom,she's far away :'( I hate that I...
    Littlemisssunshine67 Littlemisssunshine67 22-25, F 2 Responses 8 hrs ago

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    The odds of me being born is incredibly slim, not only that but I am classified in society as "normal" along with this I also went through life's struggles and realized... I'm a...
    youngadult18 youngadult18 18-21, M 9 hrs ago

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    You know, we have all made mistakes in life - all of us, and I think once we have come to terms with those mistakes, made apologies where necessary/appropriate, and repaired the...
    Macitwillbe Macitwillbe 51-55, M 9 hrs ago

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    Well, things have been up and down lately. I have extreme anger issues, believe me, you don't want to know how bad they are. I don't hurt people, okay! I harm myself.. Now, I'm...
    DarkPeridot DarkPeridot 16-17, F 10 hrs ago

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    being so insecure about myself and having heavy social anxiety makes life so hard and depressing at times. humans are social creatures. its a part of what makes us, us.....and I...
    Kai04 Kai04 22-25, M 10 hrs ago

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    i want to end my life so bad its unbelieveable
    misscutiepie123 misscutiepie123 13-15, F 5 Responses 11 hrs ago

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    Dear whoever is reading this, you're beautiful and someone out there is crazy about you. So smile. Life is too short to be unhappy.
    mA211 mA211 18-21, M 11 hrs ago

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    Hi I'm Nicole a psychic reader , spiritual advisor , life coach and reiki master , if anybody would like a readings or life coaching session plz feel free to message me , and I...
    psychicnicole psychicnicole 26-30, F 12 hrs ago

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    I have been playing Second Life for 8 1/2 years now and I love it. I have two businesses and I am a choreographer for a dance team. :)
    UhReally UhReally 46-50, F 12 hrs ago

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    Lately, I haven't been feeling the most upbeat. There is so much going on that I am feeling very overwhelmed about. I'm moving to Texas in about a week. My on and off boyfriend...
    GettingOverShit GettingOverShit 18-21, F 1 Response 13 hrs ago

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    I want to be the reason that you smile..the one that will make your day just a wee bit brighter..allow you to be somewhat uplifted when things are going from bad to worse..Be the...
    sensualbeauty1 sensualbeauty1 46-50, F 1 Response 13 hrs ago

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    YES! There was life before the internet. I remember going outside and playing with my friends not looking down at a tiny screen. Your imagination with your best play time toy! The...
    justlarryw justlarryw 56-60, M 1 Response 17 hrs ago

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    nothing is wrong with my life, but im sure as hell not enjoying it. maybe something is wrong with me.
    TheCroissant TheCroissant 18-21, M 1 Response 18 hrs ago

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    For a long time, I have always been a very passionate person. Over the years my passionate desires have resurfaced and I struggle to contain my need for fulfillment. I have been...
    lonesoul2013 lonesoul2013 26-30, M 1 Response 20 hrs ago

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    the entire reason i got ion here i actually forgot about was to share my life changing year with peope and to spread what he has done for me to all to be proof that he is certaibl...
    idkwhatiam idkwhatiam 13-15, M 21 hrs ago

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    I look at where I am in life and times, and feel my life is going no where. I so often feel I should be further ahead than I am. I feel like I am running in thick sludge...stuck...
    SassyBabe39 SassyBabe39 41-45, F 22 hrs ago

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    I missed the first part of my life. I was homeschooled until 9th grade. I had lived with my mom, and homeschooling is all I knew. Once my mom and dad got divorced, my mom won...
    A7SH A7SH 18-21, M 1 Response 22 hrs ago

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    the feeling im having is like i tried but i can't describe in words. i dont know what i want, with girls, with my life, with how i feel,with this world, with me being paranoid...
    pepetheanarchistfrog pepetheanarchistfrog 13-15, M 1 Response 23 hrs ago

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    I wish it was my entire life but unfortunately it can't be right now. Its still a large part however... what about u?
    BoyNbraNpanties BoyNbraNpanties 26-30, M 1 Response 23 hrs ago

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