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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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    aphroditespriestess aphroditespriestess 18-21, F 6 Responses Sep 17

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    Think about life itself, not about your everyday life and that kind of stuff, think literally about existence, conciousness, like what is this? Is the universe a tiny part of...
    artur1197 artur1197 22-25, M 2 Responses 5 days ago

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    I have this tendency to create and look for trouble. Looking back on my life, I feel like I have nothing that inspirational to share. I mean, I lived too normally. I eat three...
    dustyoldclock dustyoldclock 18-21, F 4 days ago

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    Why do I think that? I don't know. Life is so complex that I wouldn't say it's only life. Life is a bunch of lives in the sack of death, in which all things in Earth fall down...
    Peace1000 Peace1000 16-17, F 1 day 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 Sep 16

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    Haa ... Sometimes I can't even stop thinking about this ! I feel like this earth doesn't want to have me anymore ! It's true that the life I have is really amazing comparing to...
    GamELF GamELF 16-17, F 5 days ago

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    Life is a ***** than it's over and all that frustration you dealt with is forgotten.
    Justadarkhole Justadarkhole 22-25, M Sep 2

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    but life goes :) live love and laugh
    chippylovemrchips chippylovemrchips 26-30, F 1 Response 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 Sep 10

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    That one moment in life where it all changed. I can pinpoint the exact time and place and date. I just need a damn button to rewind and I could fix everything that ruined me.
    GetYourFreakOn GetYourFreakOn 16-17, F Sep 19

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    Just to go back to my wedding day and honeymoon. Best time of my life
    loveylaura loveylaura 26-30, F 1 Response Sep 19

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    What the heff are we all doing? I dunno. What am I made of? I dunno. How do I breathe and walk and see stuff? I dunno. You dunno. We dunno. Lets chill the f out and do some cool sh...
    brushfirefairytales brushfirefairytales 26-30, F Sep 23

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    I think it is better to have no expectations from anyone.Then we can be satisfied with what we get.We have to understand that to be truly happy,we have to rely on ourselves and...
    restored87 restored87 46-50, F 3 Responses Sep 18

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    People enter our lives and leave to show us who we are. We make our own happiness from what they give to us. Do not allow their misery to demand your company.
    deleted deleted 26-30 Sep 21

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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 Sep 10

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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 Sep 11

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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 Sep 11

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    Sooooo ******* beautiful.
    ThePinkP0werRanger ThePinkP0werRanger 26-30, F Sep 13

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    So all those amazing experiences can be relived
    HandsomePrince1 HandsomePrince1 16-17, M Sep 18

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    WouldyeKindly WouldyeKindly 13-15, T Sep 18

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    The mechanic and the surgeon story (Perceptions, the devil is in the detail, the nature of big differences) A heart surgeon took his car to his local garage for a regular service...
    TheShalottLady TheShalottLady 61-65, F 6 days ago

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    Today my wife and i separated today is also exactly five years ago from the day we got together, im feeling so lost and confused right now, all happened so quick suppose to be...
    gypsylife2014 gypsylife2014 22-25, F 2 Responses 1 day 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 3 Responses Sep 10

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    I'm not unhappy, but I'm not happy either. I don't want to kill myself, and I look forward to a potential future, but I just feel like my life won't turn out the way I want it to...
    minnielong minnielong 16-17, F 1 Response Sep 22

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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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    Wake up everyday with severe anxiety. So severe the only thing I can concentrate on is myself. It is not right. Can't take it anymore. I wish I was dead.
    kennyjay kennyjay 51-55 2 Responses 4 days ago

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    I think about my celebrity crush everyday, almost every hour. I think about our friendship, unique bond and the depth between us.
    Mia97 Mia97 16-17, F 1 Response Sep 18

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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 3 Responses Sep 17

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    When life gives you bananas, Peel off your band-aid .
    Alylovespuppies Alylovespuppies 18-21, F a week ago

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    Got called a low life yesterday. Got called stupid, ugly, lame, and other names. Does it ever end?
    Kar197 Kar197 13-15, F 4 Responses Sep 18

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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 3 Responses Sep 18

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    I seriously struggle with depression due to my disability and child hood. But i personally would never try to hurt my self or others, i think life is precious and can be enjoyable...
    coolgurl37 coolgurl37 36-40, F 2 days ago

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    I was raised in a very dysfunctional family. Everyday was another fight and more drama, the thing is my family is very violent so all I heard growing up was screaming, all I saw...
    jen202022 jen202022 16-17, F 3 hrs ago

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    I have a pretty great life. My mom and family are loving, and because my dad makes enough money i can be homeschooled because the high school in our area isn't very good. But my...
    w11low w11low 13-15, M 2 hrs ago

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    So, I got that desk job I went for a few weeks back, the one where I said there was a fair few fat folk there. They do free breakfast everyday and mentioned there’s an abundance...
    enplumpen enplumpen 31-35, M 2 hrs ago

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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 Sep 11

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    Sometimes I get so caught up in feeling like I have no purpose and dream up things to pass the days but yesterday I borrowed my friend's violin and started teaching myself how to...
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    LeahNl LeahNl 31-35, F Sep 14

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    I have GOT to get this out... I cant keep it bottled in any longer. I may only be rambling to myself here, but I dont care, at least it will be out of my system. ( I'm going to...
    ashuriiNikooru ashuriiNikooru 18-21, F 5 days ago

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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 Sep 10

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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 Sep 11

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    Been immigrants my family traveled to Sydney, Australia via small boats during the war. I had a very rough childhood growing up. My dad left my mum after I was born. A guy moved...
    zenzuu zenzuu 26-30, M 10 hrs 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