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I Want Acceptance

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    Keeping a Positive Attitude

    Accept the things that happen in your life. Know that each experience serves a purpose, which can be used for your highest good. DISCOVERY
    LanBobway LanBobway 51-55 Apr 12, 2008

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    for a moment in my life,

    i craved acceptance. i wore clothes like everyone else. and i acted like everyone else too. until i realized that i was more than the average person. in the phase of which i changed, i titled it DIVA-FYING myself. i gave up regular style. i became (what my friends call) a diva...
    aaron1899 aaron1899 13-15, M Jan 4

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    The Acceptance of Love

     Awakening to Unconditional Love   Wake up my people. Let your light shine. Be hope when there is none. Be Love when you feel none. Be a beacon of light in the coming darkness. Let my light shine. I love you. Feel your true nature within you. Let it shine for everyone...
    soulfireRW soulfireRW 31-35 May 27, 2008

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    I am 28 years old, trying to find himself.

    After many years of living for others. I had found myself in a psychiatric ward. When released i looked at my life. Finding that there is no love. The only person that has been there was supportive in my physical well being. I appreciate that, but is is wrong to harbour a tinge...
    DarkRain1985 DarkRain1985 26-30, M Jan 25

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    Acceptance

    Acceptance is the answer to all my problems today.  When I am disturbed, it is because I find some person, place or thing, or situation-some fact of my life unacceptable to me, and I can find no serenity until I accept that person, place, thing, or situation as being exactly...
    LanBobway LanBobway 51-55 4 Responses Apr 12, 2008

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    Won't Happen Anytime Soon

    I would love to truly be accepted. But I don't think I will be, and that's ok. I know I'm werid, and different. Maybe it's better NOT to be accepted by the rest anyway. but who really knows. I'm me and if you don't like it, then don't accept me. :P
    Melody08 Melody08 18-21, F 2 Responses Mar 6, 2008

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    To Be Accepted By My Family

    I've never been fully accepted by my family. I would like them to accept who I am and not judge me by my mental health condition. I don't think it's fair for anyone in my family to judge me for it. My mental health is a medical condition and I cannot help it. Many are...
    noaht43 noaht43 41-45, T Oct 23, 2012

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    I Can Feel It. Somewhere Under There...

    And I hate it. Maybe because it feels like a weakness. Why should I need anyone to tell me that I am good enough? Or that I fit in somewhere? Or that I am good. Why do I have this obscure awareness of this thing that lurks beyond, making me feel unworthy? (Wait, the why is...
    Cinderelly Cinderelly 36-40, F 4 Responses Sep 29, 2007

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    Accepting A Problem Inorder To Solve It

    im still trying to work something out, theres a phraze something along the lines of,  we need to accept our problems inorder to solve them.  People have said its about taking note there problem is there inorder to solve it but it amkes me wonder if theres more going on with it...
    reflectivemind reflectivemind 70+, M 6 Responses May 24, 2013

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    Acknowledgment Acceptance and Alignment

    I don't even know how to address this problem, outside suggestions only make it worse. Keep me sitting here---rehearsing verses, like I know how a conversations going to go. My insecurity surfaces, we lock eyes with a staring contest. I want to see how this monster...
    LanBobway LanBobway 51-55 1 Response Apr 12, 2008

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    I Am Different ... I Am Transexual

    For many who know me and those who have read my stories it is well know that I am a transexual ... a woman born in a man's body. I've known I was a girl (at that age) and a woman all my life. Female, despite my birth defect. I have thoughts, feelings, desires of a woman and I...
    Josie06 Josie06 56-60, F 9 Responses Apr 16, 2012

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    Related Experiences

    I came out to my family and relatives early this year, my family accepted me with open arms while my uncle and aunty chose to ignore me. I am still coming to terms with my...
    chlo3ann3 chlo3ann3 13-15, F Oct 26

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    I believe in being yourself. I no longer try to be what anyone wants me to be. I do not try to be what someone expects me to be and I will not try to change my behavior, looks or...
    gambler920 gambler920 51-55, M 2 days ago

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    Hey. I am a 18 year old girl. I've been battling depression for 2 years now, I'm slowly winning that battle. However, I now realize that my lack of self-confidence, or even self...
    bambi33 bambi33 18-21, F Nov 11

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    So, my problems? I'm having mood problems for quite a while now. I'm seeing a psychologist (started Acceptance and Commitment Therapy), but I am not really heading forward. Better...
    MariaEve MariaEve 18-21, F Oct 24

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    Understanding the Anger Understanding what anger is. Do we really want to manage our anger...
    Create63 Create63 46-50, M 1 Response Oct 26

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    Not everyone is going to accept every type of person, even I have some folks that rub me the wrong way..... I just avoid them and am pleased to see they have their own circle of...
    lalalagirl40 lalalagirl40 41-45, F 9 Responses Nov 9

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    i really think sometime, how beautiful the world would be when there is acceptance for everyone, people caring about one another... mean to say the perfect world everyone will...
    LittleCreates LittleCreates 22-25, M 1 Response Nov 6

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    I seem to be a little older than many people here, so I have probably made more mistakes and had a bit more general life experience. I am far from perfect and my life is probably...
    EmperorJulian EmperorJulian 46-50, M 1 Response Oct 28

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    Imagine...by John Lennon. A song of peace and acceptance
    Thumper8888 Thumper8888 41-45, F 1 Response Oct 29

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    and have them tell me the same without regard or holding back. That love. The truest of acceptance.
    JustSomeGay JustSomeGay 22-25, M 1 Response Oct 30

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    You start truly living when you stop caring about the acceptance of others (: I learned the hard way!!!
    FreeSpirit02 FreeSpirit02 18-21, F 5 Responses 4 days ago

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    I'm on a new journey and have to build my social life up again after being comsumed by the trauma of buying my ex out of the house. It was like going through the divorce once...
    sunflower1963 sunflower1963 51-55, F 1 Response 4 days ago

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    Hey self, I think you and I could do a lot of great and marvelous things if we could just get along better. Listen, how bout we make a deal. I'll tell u my faults and...
    liveurbestlifenow liveurbestlifenow 31-35, F 3 days ago

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    Hi to all travellers, I would really appreciate some feedback on an event that I experienced just last night,{ 20/11/14]. I went to bed at 10pm and proceeded to make myself...
    Mareimbrium Mareimbrium 56-60, M 16 hrs ago

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    Hey, my name is Anrietta(Anna for short). I am a 21 mtf (pre-op) transgender who struggles against myself, my family, and the world on a day-to-day basis. All I want is to be...
    anriettaxo anriettaxo 18-21, T 1 Response 12 hrs ago

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    Does she know how it feels? To feel rejected, a rotting piece of flesh discarded in the corner? Or is it just her sick masochist coming out to play. I am different, I have...
    shadesofjoy shadesofjoy 18-21, F 7 hrs ago

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    No, they're not screwed. No, they don't "don't deserve me." No, they weren't abusive. Harsh maybe, but no, never abusive. But looking at them, I am gripped with a fear for my life...
    FryyM FryyM 22-25, M 8 hrs ago

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    Things have been going pretty unsmooth as of late. My dog died, my mother relapsed into her alcoholism, my father and sister are going away for the holidays (for the first time...
    jennazan jennazan 22-25, F 5 hrs ago

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    I'm not crying my eyes out everyday but I am quite sad and lonely on a daily basis. Today, I had to take my mother to wash clothes at a laundromat and I always tell her to just...
    moonstruckdelight moonstruckdelight 41-45, F 1 Response 3 hrs ago

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    I am currently with someone whos unavailable and still in love with his ex. He wants to love me he says but hes still attached to her. We spend a lot of time together and i dont...
    take90 take90 22-25, F 2 Responses 10 hrs ago

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    There are many on here that say they want certain things like love, relationships or whatever they are passionate about. Now I understand that and in a previous story I wrote...
    srfchopper srfchopper 56-60, M 7 hrs ago

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    I want a designer boy friend .. Cool and warm .. Cute and handsome .. To be there (their) when I need him To be spare when I don't .. To look good but not better than me .. To...
    Homejames Homejames 51-55, M 1 Response 5 hrs ago

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    I am 21 years old. I have a good GPA am involved with clubs at my community college, and have been attending this school for over two years now. I feel so lost- I don't know what...
    Schwarzwalderkirschtorte Schwarzwalderkirschtorte 18-21, F 1 Response 5 hrs ago

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    The world is such a beautiful place when you stop to realize maybe you're just surrounded by ugly things and people. That's what it is here. My mother feels nothing for me, I have...
    toxicsoul toxicsoul 13-15, F 3 Responses 1 hr ago

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    Today a group of people who's goal is to inspire young kids came to my school today. One of them came up to me and told me that i was beautiful. I told her i never thought of...
    nostalgickittens nostalgickittens 16-17 50 mins ago

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    It's desire of so many years. But my kids were small and I did not want kids to feel bad. Now they are grown up but my wife is not letting me go from her life. I am unable to push...
    Ravidesai Ravidesai 41-45, M 2 Responses 12 hrs ago

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    " I don't want to please God.............. I just want to thank him"
    Allsmilesgirl Allsmilesgirl 22-25, F 1 Response 10 hrs ago

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    I hate this emotional pain that I just want to stop but just torments me harder and harder as the days go by and I don't want to put up with anything anymore knowing it's not going...
    LetsRunForever LetsRunForever 18-21, M 1 Response 9 hrs ago

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    One day I want a guy to asks me to marry him. I would like to be married in a church. I want 4 kids.
    lorrena19 lorrena19 18-21, F 1 Response 4 hrs ago

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    I always thought I had the perfect family.. My parents seemed so happy with each other like they were best friends. I was always so proud of the family I came from and now after 27...
    denisestephanie denisestephanie 22-25, F 4 hrs ago

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    I want to be loved happy treated like a princess I want to be accepted for who I am
    britishcutie britishcutie 18-21, F 1 Response 3 hrs ago

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    Nothing makes me happier than talking about our future kids. Their names, how we're gonna treat them, how we're gonna teach them... I know I want to be the best father I can to...
    themaskhero themaskhero 18-21, M 25 mins ago

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    I know that I am fortunate enough to have this right now in my life. A manager that I used to work with, Maggie, told little Tina and me that her husband is her best friend, and...
    MiZShortiiE MiZShortiiE 18-21, F 1 Response 16 hrs ago

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    I want to be strangled by them. ... ultimate fantasy ...two dominatrixs that have the strength of a man and the looks of a woman. ....id love to be your slave and submit to your...
    glovedstranglee glovedstranglee 31-35, M 15 hrs ago

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    Go ahead:) just want something to do
    Krystal666 Krystal666 13-15, F 1 Response 15 hrs ago

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    I told my girlfriend I want to get her pregnant, and she stop taking her brith control.