I Value Strength

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 18 People

    Part 2 Second year is an interesting story. So much happened and yet so little. It started well, I returned to Uni and thanks to that final night out we’d all become friends...
    Tobey94 Tobey94
    18-21, M
    a week ago
    will miss Ep a great deal. I have met some amazing people here and shared experiences that I couldn't in my real life. 5 years of ep journey comes to an end.
    boom567 boom567
    22-25, M
    1 Response Apr 20
    I miss you, I made the biggest a big mistake but I learned with it! maybe one day we will cross paths again! until then I wish you love, luck and strength to carry on!! you are not...
    Joysummers Joysummers
    31-35, M
    Apr 20
    Strength shows not only in the ability to persist, but the ability to stay over.
    Ruben1970 Ruben1970
    41-45, M
    Apr 20
    Are WW aware that BM are flocking to them because they get free housing, car, their child support payments paid, free food, they don't have to work and if they do work, they're...
    Sheilatruelove Sheilatruelove
    31-35, M
    1 Response Apr 19
    this is my life song right now.. Well, everybody's got a story to tell And everybody's got a wound to be healed I want to believe there's beauty here 'Cause oh, I get so tired of...
    buckley68 buckley68
    46-50, F
    Apr 19
    I guess it is time to write about what EP has meant to me. The first thing that comes to my mind is that a place like EP is necessary. Here people are not different from the real...
    Cierzo Cierzo
    41-45, M
    6 Responses Apr 19
    Definitely! When someone has wronged you, it takes a lot of strength to forgive them. When you forgive, it's not only good for the person who has hurt you, but it's good for you as...
    Hannah1100 Hannah1100
    13-15, F
    1 Response Apr 18
    Within you is the power to rise above any situation or struggle, and transform into the brightest strongest version of you ever !
    Ruben1970 Ruben1970
    41-45, M
    1 Response Apr 18
    Don't contact me anymore after this things shuts down. Thanks.
    smolmango smolmango
    16-17, F
    1 Response Apr 17
    People aren't defined by their relationship. The whole point is being true to yourself and not losing yourself in relationships, whether romances or friendships. Nina Dobrev
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    1 Response Apr 17
    The psychic task which a person can and must set for himself is not to feel secure, but to be able to tolerate insecurity. Erich Fromm
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Apr 17
    Well I came on here throughout the years but ended up giving up on it due to life not going the way I needed. When I should have stayed for support and reaped the benefits of...
    purplepurplepurplelove purplepurplepurplelove
    41-45, F
    1 Response Apr 17
    I say I am stronger than fear. Malala Yousafzai
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Apr 16
    l admire a strong woman who is able to smile this morning like she wasn't crying last night.
    Ruben1970 Ruben1970
    41-45, M
    1 Response Apr 16
    My attitude is that if you push me towards something that you think is a weakness, then I will turn that perceived weakness into a strength. Michael Jordan
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    1 Response Apr 14
    There are few people I hold very dear to my heart and knowing I may not be in contact with some of them soon makes me appreciate them and the time we shared so much more. Lorenzo...
    Lee124 Lee124
    41-45, F
    4 Responses Apr 14
    l believe that every woman has infinite potential to achieve anything she wants, she just needs to stop underestimating herself and discover her true inner strength, she will find...
    Ruben1970 Ruben1970
    41-45, M
    Apr 13
    Back in the day when I lived a completely different life than I do now, friends seemed to come easy for me to make, but those people didn't turn out to be my friends at all...
    aerosnz1 aerosnz1
    56-60, M
    2 Responses Apr 13
    Spent some time tonight on the wal-mart of social media...FB...defending my views on trans people and bathrooms. I finally told this dude to pee at home if he was so afraid of...
    meeshmouse meeshmouse
    41-45, F
    1 Response Apr 13
    I love alone time but sometimes I wanna go out with friends... I don't have any though!!
    Daniaperr Daniaperr
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Apr 12
    So I see people are trying to post more experiences and let more things off their chest and telling their stories before EP closes. So I decided, hey, I might as well join the...
    jaeger053 jaeger053
    16-17
    Apr 12
    So I see people are trying to post more experiences and let more things off their chest and telling their stories before EP closes. So I decided, hey, I might as well join the...
    jaeger053 jaeger053
    16-17
    1 Response Apr 12
    Please no more adding me to your circle! Ep is shutting down and I will lose contact with most of you
    haircutluv haircutluv
    31-35, F
    Apr 12
    I no longer share my photos online. I don't even use my real name online anymore unless its for professional purposes.
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Apr 11
    Earthlostangel Earthlostangel
    46-50, F
    Apr 11
    The strongest people are not those who show strength in front of us, but those who win battles we know nothing about.
    Ruben1970 Ruben1970
    41-45, M
    1 Response Apr 11
    Forgive yourself. Let go of your past. Today deserves a bare hug!
    whyacinth whyacinth
    31-35, F
    2 Responses Apr 11
    My 8 friends: different personalities whom I was just beginning to get to know...I love them all. petey, you were Solegne's first friend. Take all the time to heal, my dear. One...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    3 Responses Apr 10
    "It wasn't really a big deal." Oh but it was to me. For some fools who I look down on as being worthless to insult a friend, is a massive insult to myself as well. Every good...
    RoastedCycki RoastedCycki
    70+, F
    Apr 9
    This is my story. It is long, but I hope you all can relate to it. A year ago I went on a catholic retreat called Kairos and I gave a speech on my ideals and how to find them and...
    cmom96 cmom96
    18-21, F
    Apr 9
    I don't always understand why humans are afraid of their own creations and why they feel they can't change them if they simply don't work anymore. Money, the idea of society and...
    Redkm Redkm
    22-25, F
    Apr 9
    It's been a while since I've given an update... Since I've been able to process my thoughts clearly enough to spit them out to you all. Part of that has to do with my sincere...
    Gracey0079 Gracey0079
    36-40, F
    15 Responses Apr 9
    This is really hard for me to write, and if there is someone who can help me or explain what's going on with me please do. I'm going to try and write all the most important things...
    ThunderStrike001 ThunderStrike001
    26-30, M
    1 Response Apr 8
    your critics want you to be as unhappy, unfulfilled and unimportant as they are. let your happiness eat them up from inside. Ricky Gervais
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    1 Response Apr 7
    I wanna share this to you =) This Pretty Girl Was Seeking A Rich Husband. The Reply She Got From A Banker Was Priceless! The following is what a women posted on a dating forum...
    tummytum tummytum
    22-25, F
    Apr 7
    TWO DECADES, TWO CONTINENTS (Part 40) I prepared for the settlement conference for more than 2 months. I watched Judge Judy every day. I studied the calm parties and the ones who...
    Emmanjoy Emmanjoy
    46-50
    Apr 6
    There are some atheists on this site who are irrational and not interested in the possibility that there are views different than their narrow-minded view of what atheism means...
    Humanist321 Humanist321
    70+, M
    Apr 4
    "You are capable of more than you know. Choose a goal that seems right for you and strive to be the best, however hard the path. Aim high. Behave honorably. Prepare to be alone at...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Apr 4
    When you can pray for the happiness and well being of someone who has hurt you deeply,that is true forgiveness.
    SingapuraGirl SingapuraGirl
    36-40, F
    1 Response Apr 3
    No magic potions, no fairy dust, no one to do it for you, just me, l will push you, show you, how to put one determined foot in front of the other. That's what l will do, l'm...
    Ruben1970 Ruben1970
    41-45, M
    Apr 3
    “Life holds a potential meaning under any conditions, even the most miserable ones…in some ways, suffering ceases to be suffering at the moment it finds meaning. What man needs...
    ObliviousSainte ObliviousSainte
    36-40, F
    1 Response Apr 3
    When a teenager I toured a little in South-East Asia - Thailand, Malaysia, Singapore and Bali. At nineteen I travelled to study art, four months in the studio of a sculptor in...
    hartfire hartfire
    56-60, F
    3 Responses Apr 3
    It has been too long to be without human touch, the last five years of a bad marriage, two years of only occasionally a date, I'm picky about who I date or even see. I want a...
    texas2themax texas2themax
    56-60
    Apr 2
    This will be one of the last things that I will be posting here. I just want to thank everyone that I came in contact with via EP. I've met some very amazing people on here. I...
    Pilotbob75 Pilotbob75
    36-40, M
    3 Responses Apr 1
    When people say "Just respect my opinion!" and their opinion disrespects someone's existence...
    ScissorhandsFingeredMe ScissorhandsFingeredMe
    16-17, F
    Apr 1
    The dream I lived I got a job I never should have even been considered for. I loved it because I was surrounded by work that exemplified all that I believed in. surrounded by...
    jackfrost09 jackfrost09
    46-50, M
    Apr 1
    You must be thinking what is Experience Again..? Experience Again is a Homage to Experience Project. A website being developed at its full throttle for all of us. It has all the...
    Ojestic Ojestic
    26-30, M
    3 Responses Apr 1
    I think about the past. Everything that has happened to lead to this point in my life, my thoughts, my actions, my choices, and all my dreams and goals seem so futile when we are...
    Starkizzed21 Starkizzed21
    22-25, F
    2 Responses Mar 31
    I've been an EP member for about 7 years and have mixed feelings about what appears to be the conclusion of operation. I think anyone who has spent a fair amount of time on EP has...
    youzd youzd
    36-40, M
    1 Response Mar 31
    As I grow older, I find myself reflecting on this life of mine. Remembering where I've been, how far I've come, how far I have to go. When I was 18, I saw life as an endless...
    BellaLocura BellaLocura
    41-45, F
    10 Responses Mar 31
    "It is not the blowing of the wind but, the setting of the sail". - Jim Rohn
    Smac904 Smac904
    36-40, M
    1 Response Mar 31
    Are you aware your talents together with your weaknesses? Possibly you'll have taken trouble to know you are together with what you've just before beginning any company? If you're...
    vagarland65 vagarland65
    36-40, M
    Mar 31
    I admit, it isn't easy to have. I am not perfect, but I will never lose my resolve to keep believing that encouragement is what we need to share with others. Keep on keeping on...
    ZenLioNESS719 ZenLioNESS719
    46-50, F
    1 Response Mar 30
    I was raised my entire life with these christian values. To put others before myself, to never judge, to help even of means sacrificing something you hold dear and you know what? I...
    hidden616 hidden616
    18-21, M
    1 Response Mar 30
    I love this. this is the best. like you don't even have to try hard. haha. xD i wasn't really a good talker. i just love to be silent with someone and be comfortable with it. ;D
    yayepisoverimsad yayepisoverimsad
    22-25, F
    1 Response Mar 30
    Simples. First big lesson of life. No one knows everything or gets everything right all the time. Most important is, do what you do according to your own values, do not sink to...
    TValentine TValentine
    56-60, M
    Mar 30
    I'm fascinated by the fact that we all have different likes, different cultures, and different values, but we are alike in this one thing: we are all valuable. Value isn't always...
    ZenLioNESS719 ZenLioNESS719
    46-50, F
    1 Response Mar 30
    How do I miss thee, let me counts the way hmph (smiling to myself) Dare I say its too much, or maybe not enough. My heart compels me to miss you until the end of time; every...
    ollifer ollifer
    36-40, F
    Mar 29
    When my spirit takes to someone, I value a friendship and I am very loyal and will do anything to be the best companion one could want. I try to be someone I myself would value as...
    Itsallahoax Itsallahoax
    22-25, F
    3 Responses Mar 29
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