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I Want Just Being Me To Be Enough

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 295 People

    The Naked Truth

    I suppose if we are all being honest with ourselves, then each one of us should be a member of this group. Ironically, as I joined it tonight, there are only 15 of us. I want people to get to know me, but is that what I'm really searching for? I want to be loved, accepted...
    angelwings626 angelwings626 41-45, F 9 Responses May 27, 2010

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    This Is Perfect For How I Feel Right Now.

    I know I'm not a beauty queen or have a bombshell body. I may have mood swings a lot cause of all the stress over the years. However I will be loyal no matter what. I will make sure you are happy so I am happy. Yet is being me enough to make you happy. I don't want to just be...
    Tara277 Tara277 26-30, F Jan 1, 2013

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    My Life

    my dads in jail my mom left to denver my sister got in a car crashand died and my little brother died a long time ago my sister was 16 wen she died and my brother was 7 I want to die I hate my life
    vplace vplace 13-15, F 7 Responses Jan 21, 2012

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    I Just Want To Be Me

    ever since i was little my parents wanted me to be what they wanted but now i'm out of high school and i'm going to do what i want not what they want i'm not going to let them,or my wheelchair hold me back from life anymore.
    JustChrisCarter JustChrisCarter 18-21, M 4 Responses May 24, 2012

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    I Wish

    I am who I am I cant be anything else.
    clowntears32 clowntears32 31-35, F Aug 14, 2013

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    Not Nearly Ever....

    hmmmm, i guess finding someone that will like me for who i am is gonna be very very difficult, im a very very quiet person, and can go hours in someones company without having the need to say something, that makes me kinda a bore to be around. And it stresses me out cause, when i...
    Gaspar1111 Gaspar1111 31-35, M 7 Responses Jun 4, 2010

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    Why Woman Have Bad Body Image

    [conversation overheard by the flies on the wall] man: What're you doin'? woman: just got back from the store. man: what'd you get? woman: just some stuff for the house.... man: and bathing suits, I see. (grumpy, sifting through bags) woman: well, they were on sale...
    TrustIsEarned TrustIsEarned 41-45, F 5 Responses Jun 18, 2011

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    Take Me As I Am

    I am far from perfect.  A girl who has her flaws.  There's a saying I have heard many times.It describes a bunch of flaws but the part that stands out to me is this part .........................if you can't handle me on my bad days then you sure as hell don't deserve me on my...
    snowberry75 snowberry75 36-40, F 3 Responses Jul 24, 2011

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    And

    I realize that with you it is and it amazes me. You amaze me.
    fungirlmmm fungirlmmm 41-45, F 1 Response Apr 18, 2010

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    The Corner Girl

    I get it, ...  why people come into your life, but then leave, sometimes abruptly, and sometimes in a very cruel and malicious manner. The sad thing is, they're ALL leaving.  At a time when I need community the most, I see myself standing alone.  I realize, it was never about...
    TrustIsEarned TrustIsEarned 41-45, F Oct 21, 2011

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    The Ugly Duckling

    Never in my life have I felt beautiful.  Even as a young child I always felt fat, ugly and akward.  I usually always feel like the fattest, most unattractive person in the room.  I can wake up in the morning and be in a great mood...until I look in the mirror and it...
    theatre4life17 theatre4life17 18-21, F Jul 24, 2011

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    Related Experiences

    I am more than ready now to commit my long term life to a life partner now, I look back on my life over past 5 years and have come to the point where I don't have anything to lose...
    xxSTEVE7xx xxSTEVE7xx 31-35, M 1 Response Jan 10

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    I'm sure you don't care, but i'll tell you anyway. I suffer from chronic pain and digestive issues. Basicially an Autoimmune disease. It controls my life. I am not well enough to...
    HigherCalling HigherCalling 22-25, F 2 Responses 8 hrs ago

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    Some of us grow up and achieve specific qualifications, maybe we are lucky to be born into money and so we have more options in life, or maybe we have a friend or a relative who is...
    tcennoC tcennoC 51-55, M 5 hrs ago

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    I love being alone and like not hanging around other people because I feel comfortable enough to do things by and for myself, but the times I do get lonely I get kinda sad but then...
    jynx1 jynx1 18-21, F 8 hrs ago

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    I've modelled since I was 2 and a half. However, I feel pressured into it....I want to do something more courages and ambitious, something, more, well, ME...different. My mother...
    Thelittledancer Thelittledancer 18-21, F 2 Responses 6 hrs ago

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    sometimes I've felt this way. I felt like I wanted to just run away escape from everything, but then common sense kicks me in the gut and reminds me how bad the world is, but it's...
    surgewaffle surgewaffle 13-15, M 2 Responses 3 hrs ago

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    Every time she sees me getting by, either with education or weight loss, or be it anything positive, she hurts me, beats me, and spites me... She literally broke apart my family's...
    ONESTARRYSTARRYNIGHT ONESTARRYSTARRYNIGHT 26-30, F 51 mins ago

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    I'm independent but I'm not a woman. I joined this group to write a post about my lover. While it's true I'm independent, she, I believe is more so. We seldom are different from...
    Bound2You Bound2You 18-21, M 5 hrs ago

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    m moving out when I turn 18, and I'm absolutely terrified. I'm... feeling really small right now, so I guess that's why I'm writing this. My story is long, but relevant. I was...
    theydunnomyname theydunnomyname 16-17, F 3 Responses Jan 8

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    Some time ago I read this article on some website, theunboundedspirit.com There's nothing new, but in my opinion the article is very well written. It made me think... 1. The...
    DiscoveringTheTruth DiscoveringTheTruth 22-25, F 6 Responses Jan 11

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    My mum was an actress, I always wanted to follow in her good steps; it's a competitive career to go into. You have to have it all...I don't think I do so I kind of gave up and...
    Thelittledancer Thelittledancer 18-21, F 2 Responses 6 hrs ago

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    Most of the time I don't want to tell because I don't want them to get in trouble, their my parents...but than sometimes, after their done, and I'm alone in my room, crying because...
    imsinkinkimg imsinkinkimg 13-15, F 5 hrs ago

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    I'm 12 and want to be fat really badly! Trouble is that my family are slim and against being fat. We all eat healthy foods and kind of active. I'm 5'2 and about 110 pounds. I...
    justagirl202 justagirl202 22-25, F 20 mins ago

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    I am writing this incase anyone else finds themselves in a similar situation . . . Please do not worry about me, I have been free of this relationship for 7 years now. I am a lot...
    elimarie7 elimarie7 31-35, F Dec 31, 2014

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    I am writing this incase anyone else finds themselves in a similar situation . . . Please do not worry about me, I have been free of this relationship for 7 years now. I am a lot...
    elimarie7 elimarie7 31-35, F 1 Response Dec 31, 2014

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    Can We Break Free From the Fear of Missing Out? ------------------------------------------------------ Here’s a test you might enjoy: rate these scenarios on a number scale...
    AllStarcrushNate AllStarcrushNate 26-30, M 1 Response Dec 30, 2014

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    I am considering immigration to Canada. This is just a vague thought. I really want to go but I have no specific plans or enough money to go now. Let me tell you the reason why I...
    threefournine threefournine 22-25, F 6 days ago

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    I have in the past left my laptop logged into Facebook for over a month continuously, with chat enabled and not one person of the 365 friends has messaged or liked anything. Its...
    xXSamanthaCDXx xXSamanthaCDXx 31-35, M 1 hr ago

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    last night I had the perfect opportunity to have some great sex with a great guy. But, I have heard many rumors of him being married. He may be going thru things, and indeed he may...
    alexalonley alexalonley 36-40, F 1 Response 1 hr ago

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    sigh. wish I could lie and say hey! I'm great at being friends.but if u want a grumpy cat wif a sense of humour., I'm all ears.
    iamshaneen iamshaneen 31-35, F 1 Response 35 mins ago

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    Its 2months since the dreadful breakup and 3 weeks since we last talked. we were together for almost 4 years. what we had was genuine. no third parties involved. but he decided to...
    misskc22 misskc22 22-25, F 3 Responses 16 hrs ago

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    A friend on Facebook shared something last night and it's way too good to not share. I'll post a link to the article and I will copy the text below. I want this to be know by...
    ashuriiNikooru ashuriiNikooru 18-21, F 1 Response Dec 26, 2014

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    I know this feeling all too well. I remember being in elementary & middle school.. & every single one of my friends was getting hit on by a guy but me. I remember how all my...
    Alexmw460 Alexmw460 16-17, F 2 Responses Dec 27, 2014

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    Yes I am a being of light and darkness and I am a god.I hold the power of light and darkness. Human beings create there own destiny.You will know if your destiny is full of light...
    Nemesis456 Nemesis456 26-30, M 1 hr ago

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    Its kinda my unwritten life story, being leftbehind. People around me would just move on with their lives and be happy whether by having soo many people around them to care about...
    TheLeftBehind TheLeftBehind 16-17, M 54 mins ago

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    I've had no luck with girls, wether its at a party or in regular situations. It's not that I can't talk to them because, through text I'm interesting and they reciprocate...
    xbox97 xbox97 16-17, M 1 Response Dec 28, 2014

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    On the Inside Looking Out Writing is all I ever wanted to do. The first diary ever given to me was a gift from my brothers’ godparents back in 1975. Kindergarten was soon to...
    secretme1970 secretme1970 41-45, F 1 Response Jan 3

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    It's funny how sometimes emotions can really trip a person up. I have everything in the world to be happy about and yet to be joyful has never been easy for me. I wish I could feel...
    Incognitobae Incognitobae 18-21, F 7 hrs ago

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    Everyone tells me I should shut up my mouth. For what? For being a young girl who can spit venom at your ******* face? Now ay, ************. No ******* way.
    SweeterThanToblerone SweeterThanToblerone 13-15, F 3 Responses 5 hrs ago

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    The distance between being alive and dead, is only one heart beat apart. One beat left.. Before you enter the realm of the dead..
    onebeatleft onebeatleft 18-21, F 2 Responses 3 hrs ago

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    I had to come up with 10 original, humiliating and painful punishments just using stuff around the house, but couldn't. So she came up with one that she liked. There were some eggs...
    Mimicupcake Mimicupcake 36-40, F 4 Responses Jan 3

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    I dont know if someone is going to read this or if someone ouf there s feeling the same way..but im just so tired of feeling worthless and being never good enough for everyone..its...
    averageavenue averageavenue 13-15 Jan 8

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    I have a LOT to reveal about my relationship with my long distance boyfriend. I need ADVICE!!! So if you can, please read this. Thank you for your time. My boyfriend gave me the...
    kamilleredd kamilleredd 22-25, F 3 Responses Jan 16

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    There's this girl who I'm sure will grow up to be a perfect little B*tch. She strives too hard to be at the top of everything, even to the point of being annoying. She never...
    malipatient malipatient 26-30, F 5 days ago

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    Hey. If anyone shares the same interests that i'm about to post about, feel free to talk to me. :) 1. My name is LisaMarie - but people usually just call me Lisa instead. 2. I...
    BananaSmoothiee BananaSmoothiee 18-21, F 1 Response 22 hrs ago

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