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I Think Life Gives Us A Wake Up Call Everyday

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 40 People

    Especially times when it changes your life

    forever or affect your perception of life for good! It happens when you least expect it so one minute things seem to be good and then the next BAM! I had a few scary wake up calls especially on a Sunday for some reason! I remember having my lovely lie in on one sunday around...
    MilweePetite MilweePetite 18-21, F Jul 6

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    The Call...oh Boy How Do You Forward It?!!

    We never know what each day holds. Some days are better than others. Those days that aren't so good helps to put life in general into perspective. Theoretically it should help us to regroup. Without going into detail of something that happened recently, it made me reflect deeply...
    SmartSweet1 SmartSweet1 51-55, F 1 Response Jan 12, 2013

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    "*Anonymously* share life's experiences" but you have to identify yourself by an age and gender and are encouraged to post a photo of yourself. The experiences are "groups" for...
    aphroditespriestess aphroditespriestess 18-21, F 1 Response 5 hrs ago

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    You start thinking that things are getting better when something happens in your life that makes you think that nothing -joys or sorrows can be permanent in life.
    restored87 restored87 46-50, F 1 Response 1 day ago

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    When you start to think things are coming together then boom life ***** on you and you're left to try a pick up the pieces but I'm starting to think it's only gonna happen again...
    xxabiGAYlexx xxabiGAYlexx 13-15, F 2 Responses Aug 26

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    It is what it is. We are just a species trying to make life as good as we can. Unfortunately we are still at the stage of looking out for ourselves rather than looking out for...
    picklebobble picklebobble 46-50, M Aug 26

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    Then you said, 'you taste of cucumber and pineapple.' your voice trickling out over my lips. With an impish blush, I carelessly rebel, 'your kisses taste of coffee cake and...
    PaintedPoemCpl PaintedPoemCpl 36-40 Aug 31

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    Every journey requires provisions, so let piety be your provision in the journey from the life in this world to the Hereafter.by |abuishaan|
    abuishaan abuishaan 18-21, M Aug 24

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    I struggle to make decisions on the spot at my age . It's really hard when a decision is not just straightforward but you have to consider all the circumstances . I barely sleep at...
    Juiceyangel333 Juiceyangel333 22-25, F 1 Response Aug 28

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    As struggles go, this too will come to an end. Enjoy it while it lasts! I try to bring this simple way of thinking in the beginning of each day.
    LovesWhimsy LovesWhimsy 41-45, F Sep 1

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    Life is a ***** than it's over and all that frustration you dealt with is forgotten.
    Justadarkhole Justadarkhole 18-21, M Sep 2

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    but life goes :) live love and laugh
    chippylovemrchips chippylovemrchips 26-30, F 2 Responses Sep 9

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    Life can be cruel but it's how we deal with things after that makes us who we are!!
    tomishere84 tomishere84 26-30, M a week ago

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    All I have to look forward to is maybe getting a good job after my college phd in research pharmaceuticals Not really enough to keep me going from day to day Ugh just get it over...
    ImNotReallyFine ImNotReallyFine 13-15, M Aug 20

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    My sister is a doctor and she's always busy, her husband is also a doctor. She always asks me to look after her 1 year old. I love my nephew. But sometimes they're asking for too...
    l3lackmamba l3lackmamba 18-21, F Aug 26

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    Sometimes? Usually . .
    fauxlady fauxlady 22-25, F Aug 26

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    So for two weeks I have been diligently planning a party in celebration of me and all my friends going off to college! I invited about 80 people. Two people showed up.
    thatvegangirl thatvegangirl 18-21, F 1 Response Sep 6

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    People suck. Ha, if you guys weren't around I could really start to enjoy myself. Funny, idle thought I'm having that really resonates with me.
    rsgalindo01 rsgalindo01 31-35, M a week ago

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    Lao Tzu became very famous, a wise man, and he was without doubt one of the wisest men ever. The emperor of China asked him very humbly to become his chief of the supreme court...
    mangudai mangudai 31-35, M a week ago

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    Hi im 23 years old and my boyfriend is old than me about 12 years he lives away from me more than 3000 milles its a long distances relationships even that he travel every 2-3 month...
    loooorin loooorin 22-25, F 1 Response 6 days ago

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    Sooooo ******* beautiful.
    CameBackHaunted CameBackHaunted 70+ 4 days ago

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    I don't even know how to start this out seeing as this is the first time i am ever going to write about this. Unlike many others out there who have far worse experiences then me...
    Alwaysfor Alwaysfor 22-25, F 2 Responses a week ago

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    A lot of people who suffer depression and anxiety who hit a suicidal level don't understand it's not them at all. Life is one basic level and our body determines it's difficulty...
    ValhallaAwaits ValhallaAwaits 18-21, M 1 hr ago

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    She dances methodically through her life to a rythem that's become familiar and a dance that's become expected.  She often thinks of her mistakes and feels the weight of regret...
    MamaKat27 MamaKat27 41-45, F Sep 1

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    Need to hide this here a while - lending ou my laptop (basic summary of my life from my point of view) I was bullied in school. Every single one. The first by a teacher which of...
    prettybrowneyes1993 prettybrowneyes1993 18-21, F Sep 1

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    I think this experience thread is a little one sided and hypocritical. Firstly, every person has a limit of stress and pain that they can handle, which to them when pushed beyond...
    AnonR AnonR 70+, T 1 Response Sep 1

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    Good day All people in existence,i am new to the internet issue And that i hope i can get what I'm trying to find on this dating web page,I'm quite quick going and I respect that...
    Yolandajn652 Yolandajn652 31-35, M 1 Response Aug 20

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    Form Woman necessary to seem soon after two wonderful girls. Most important duties involve searching following the girls with some support with housekeeping responsibilities. This...
    Yolandajn652 Yolandajn652 31-35, M 1 Response Aug 22

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    Dwelling has protection alarm and safety lights for extra stability. Home and space furnish, shared lavatory and shared toilets. Both of those area currently has single bed and...
    Yolandajn652 Yolandajn652 31-35, M 1 Response Aug 23

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    Life isn't fair and never will be. its an adventurous journey and yet a living hell. The thing i hate the most is that life gives you things and although your grateful for those...
    LunarDream LunarDream 13-15, M Sep 4

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    Like a on call everyday Merchandiser at CROSSMARK, you'll be merchandising a range of merchandise from foremost brands, which includes DVDs, Publications, books, groceries and...
    Yolandajn652 Yolandajn652 31-35, M Aug 22

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    Brand new Bed room household furniture for sale, free of charge shipping thirty kms in just Perth town Brookly king one very low bunk mattress made from sound timber in white Oak...
    Yolandajn652 Yolandajn652 31-35, M 1 Response Aug 22

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    Feeling as if something is missing in my life. Life is full of UPS and down.What ever life gives..i accept even if it hurts, I'm just trying to be strong and act like I'm okay...
    Jetsel Jetsel 26-30, F 1 Response 21 hrs ago

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    I think life is Magical and do experience real magic and feel sometime so powerful not in strength mental or physical but I mean in real powers
    Devavilas Devavilas 31-35, F 3 Responses Aug 26

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    I love my sister, I really do. I've done so many things for her. I wasn't the best big sister.. We were so young, I've spent so many years desperately trying to make up for by...
    krissybyul krissybyul 18-21 37 mins ago

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    I can't cope at all and I'm really struggling everyday to even make it out of bed. My life is a complete mess and even calling it a life is a joke! It started on June 10th when I...
    pocahontus1311 pocahontus1311 18-21, F 2 Responses Sep 1

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    Hi. My I like to go by Snow. Well I'll keep the story shorter than what it truly is. Well I currently do no live with my mother, she lives in another town nearby with my grandma...
    SnowKittyRosa SnowKittyRosa 16-17, F 1 Response 6 days ago

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    Take me Away GingerSlim (Chorus) God please take me I can't do it anymore I need a call to say that I'm good Because I just can't take much more Vs1 I feel like Ive caused so...
    GingerSlimSTL GingerSlimSTL 13-15, M 1 Response Aug 19

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    My life has been chaotic especially last 5-6 years. I have been working hard, counting the milestones, seeing more needed to be added and passing by. It gives a boost to ones...
    LeahNl LeahNl 31-35, F 3 days ago

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    Put yourself in my shoes as you read this. "Compass" by Counterparts is playing on full blast in your room that you're isolating yourself in as you sit on your bed with your sketch...
    MorbidMorals MorbidMorals 18-21, F 1 Response Aug 24

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    I guess ever since I could remember I've hated my mom, always day dreaming about a mom that cared and loved me. I am now 15, and I can't even remember the last time my mother said...
    Jaaye1 Jaaye1 70+ 1 Response Aug 31

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    With all the challenges being created (‪#‎icebucketchallenge‬ ‪#‎prettyfacechallenge‬ etc., etc.) I would like to create a new challenge too... I challenge you to face...
    NacrissaJ NacrissaJ 36-40, F 6 days ago

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    I'm at a very weird and scary but exciting & hopeful point in my life where I need to completely shed everything old and jump into something completely new. If I don't it will be...
    SirenaVonLee SirenaVonLee 36-40, F 1 Response Sep 9

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    When I say the above, I don't mean it lightly. I'm not a little whiny teenage kid saying it because my mum didn't buy me skinny jeans. I mean really I am at my wits end...
    moonscapemonoxide moonscapemonoxide 16-17, F 1 Response a week ago

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    i don't know for sure, but I've been feeling like absolute crap all the time. all i want to do is lie down and sleep and i never have any energy. i don't want to run with my team...
    nataliekatherine nataliekatherine 13-15 1 Response 1 day ago

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    To the many, many teenagers whose thoughts turn here when life gets sucky: i know you're obviously hurting and you feel suicide is a potential option to stop that but this has got...
    walkonthewildside walkonthewildside 26-30, F 3 Responses Aug 25

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    August 26, 2014 Tuesday It's been 14 days. I still wake up with thoughts of you. Im sorry i can't reply to your messages. I just can't.. But God knows how I miss you and how i...
    justwannabeliked justwannabeliked 22-25, F 1 Response Aug 25

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