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I Want Just Being Me To Be Enough

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 311 People

    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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    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 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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    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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    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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    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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    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 22-25, M 4 Responses May 24, 2012

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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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    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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    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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    Related Experiences

    1. snails , or any bugs. 2. people who eat with those myth open making a smacking noise. 3. seeing homeless people asking for money and people ignoring them. 4. not being able to...
    heeyLisss heeyLisss 16-17, F 6 mins ago

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    "It's complicated" I feel like this has been feeling like my phrase for the day. Or month...really. But mostly the past couple of weeks. I used to laugh about that kind of...
    Sarahbellas Sarahbellas 26-30, F 1 Response 48 mins ago

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    I'm not happy with myself. I'm not doing good. Everyone around me is working hard, researching what they're going to do next career-wise, thinking ahead, putting in the hours...
    Lue4028 Lue4028 22-25, F 1 hr ago

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    Last week I got into an argument with my husband over the same land stuff. I told him he had to to lay with our daughter while I stayed up an watched TV because I didn't want to be...
    Sarahi7 Sarahi7 26-30, F 5 Responses 1 hr ago

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    I don't know; on some days, I feel that love, especially among people my age, is strictly conjugal instead of platonic. I don't know whether or not it has the connotations of one...
    AlwaysFacingtheFace AlwaysFacingtheFace 18-21, M 2 hrs ago

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    ... I can't take all the pain.... I want to end it all... I can't take the pain.. I can't take crying every night, being constantly afraid and hurting.... I want to cut again...
    Raytheshapeshifter Raytheshapeshifter 13-15, F 1 Response 2 hrs ago

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    Today my girlfriend and I have enjoyed a whole day of being nude and relaxed. This morning we went for a nude hike in the mountains which was awesome. We purposely arrived early so...
    EastTNNudist EastTNNudist 18-21, M 1 Response 3 hrs ago

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    I would love to have someone tie me up and tickle me. It doesn't matter if I'm tied to a bed, to a wall, to a chair, but as long as I'm restrained and being tickled is what matters...
    ATypicalDude ATypicalDude 18-21, M 4 hrs ago

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    Dreams of Money and Luxury When I was younger and people asked me what I dreamed about, I told them I had thought of being rich, no not just rich but popular and famous too. I...
    BlueJeanedPrincess BlueJeanedPrincess 56-60, F 4 hrs ago

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    I've had few toxic people in my life who loved nothing more than to emotionally blackmail me.......:" if you don't do this for me , then I'll kill myself ." I am very happy that I...
    Ezmee Ezmee 36-40, F 4 hrs ago

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    I had someone ask me 'what makes you angry' but 'what makes me happy' made me think more. Anger I can easily identify with it's tight throat, searing heat flashes. It's a very...
    Teamouse Teamouse 26-30, F 1 Response 4 hrs ago

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    Yeah, so... I'm too ugly to be loved... I don't go anywhere and sometimes I'm afraid to because I fear rejection... I felt like if I ever lost weight, I know I'd be in check, so...
    ONESTARRYSTARRYNIGHT ONESTARRYSTARRYNIGHT 26-30, F 4 Responses 4 hrs ago

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    I personally don't. I don't feel like I'd enjoy raising kids. The thought of changing diapers is pretty repulsive, and I don't think I'd make a good mother; I don't think I would...
    Boulier Boulier 18-21, F 5 hrs ago

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    I am not really for or against. I both kinda dislike those who can be nothing but judgemental towards parents and kids. Stop complaining, saying **** in justification, you dont...
    mirkwood86 mirkwood86 26-30, M 7 hrs ago

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    I give advice to everyone to be happy to not thing about negative stupid things i tell them to be aposative everytime while i'm the one who feel more about those things i'm not...
    Sozdar Sozdar 18-21, F 2 Responses 7 hrs ago

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    no matter how hard I try and what I do its just never good enough :( I just want someone who will put me first and not hurt or lie to me, to mean as much to someone as they do me...
    daddyslittleprincess17 daddyslittleprincess17 18-21, F 9 Responses 8 hrs ago

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    I need some motivation. tired of being overweight and tired of hearing my friends who are skinny going on about how fat they are. I'm just tired of not being able to look at the...
    imjustaloser imjustaloser 18-21, F 2 Responses 9 hrs ago

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    A Bit About Me 1. Name? David 2. Male or female? Male 3. Were you named after anyone? No 4. Does your name mean anything? Beloved 5. Nick Names: ... 6. What do you think you...
    ambroseguy80 ambroseguy80 46-50, M 1 Response 10 hrs ago

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    I wish I could find a friendship..... that wouldn't be put under pressure at some point. I want more friends that I can just sit around with silently. we're both doing our own...
    Sometimesilence Sometimesilence 18-21, F 1 Response 10 hrs ago

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    I don't want my face splashed all over the place, my name being a household word. I'm comfortable being anonymous, and that's the way I want it to stay.
    Pebbles1982 Pebbles1982 26-30, F 5 Responses 11 hrs ago

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    Ive been gaining a lot of weight recently. I'm now over 170lbs but I'm still not fat enough I want to be 200 by Christmas and 300 by next year in all I would like to be at least 70...
    Fatboy12345 Fatboy12345 13-15, M 1 Response 12 hrs ago

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    I know I'm not worthy of being loved. There's nothing to love about me. It's like, I don't want anyone wasting their time on me because I'm not worth it at all. I'm not pretty, I'm...
    adeelakhan101a adeelakhan101a 13-15, F 1 Response 12 hrs ago

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    I think this is what makes the barrier for me trying to make connections with others. Recently, I just met someone who I believe is a beautiful soul. On my way to first meet him at...
    groovyhugsbunny groovyhugsbunny 18-21, F 13 hrs ago

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    I went to a 4 day bike event. While I was camping their I meet this amazing lady that I thought was in here late 20's or early 30's. I spent a lot of time talking to her and found...
    johnjoe4824 johnjoe4824 31-35, M 1 Response 14 hrs ago

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    I travel your landscapes and never get enough of them.
    Cierzo Cierzo 41-45, M 17 hrs ago

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    Ever since I was little all I've ever wanted to be was a writer my dad use to tell me he remembers me going to visit him every day after school when I was in primary school I would...
    Devilsdaughter100 Devilsdaughter100 18-21, F 2 Responses 18 hrs ago

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    I am f-$&ing hating it, I am too skinny for my height, my now ex always put me down for it, I get comments from my family and I get accused all of the time if I have been taking...
    WokenandOpen WokenandOpen 31-35, M 1 Response 20 hrs ago

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    I learned in life that you need to be sad, you have to understand the fundamental reasons why you get sad. Has anyone seen inside out? Without sadness, you wouldn't appreciate...
    creativePerspective creativePerspective 18-21, M 1 Response 22 hrs ago

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    He stares into my soul. when we walk he slows down to walk with me kinda. I want to tell him I like him exactly as he is. he's cute .. n really attractive to me. I love hearing his...
    dysffam9309 dysffam9309 18-21, F 1 day ago

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    In every city we have the corporates the movers and shakers that shape the economy into a flourishing prosperous Capitalistic environment. But we forget that in every City there...
    moyesp moyesp 51-55 1 day ago

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    My first intense experience... My wife was contacted by a guy on OKC, who also sent a message to me. He and I hit it off pretty well, on friend level. My wife and he also clicked...
    contextualshift contextualshift 36-40, M 2 Responses 2 days ago

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    Warning this is a rant about how much I hate my life. All the way through middle school I was bullied and to cope with that I cut my self....a lot. I also attempted suicide and...
    shybutfunky shybutfunky 18-21, F 2 Responses 4 days ago

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