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I Want Just Being Me To Be Enough

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 301 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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    I Wish

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

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    Related Experiences

    I wish I was brave enough to do it. I'm tired of crying every night for no reason. Tired of not being enough for any one. Tired of having to be something else. Tired of being tired...
    Robin1226 Robin1226 18-21, F 3 Responses Mar 22

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    My addiction has finally reached its peak. After shooting dope for 5 months, my life is no where NEAR to where it used to be. Today I nearly lost having a stable place to live... I...
    sadvibes sadvibes 18-21, F Mar 13

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    NOTE; JOINING THE ILLUMINATI BRINGS YOU INTO THE LIMELIGHT OF THE WORLD IN WHICH YOU LIVE IN TODAY. YOUR FINANCIAL DIFFICULTIES ARE BROUGHT TO AN END. WE SUPPORT YOU BOTH...
    spell22 spell22 22-25 Mar 6

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    NOTE; JOINING THE ILLUMINATI BRINGS YOU INTO THE LIMELIGHT OF THE WORLD IN WHICH YOU LIVE IN TODAY. YOUR FINANCIAL DIFFICULTIES ARE BROUGHT TO AN END. WE SUPPORT YOU BOTH...
    spell22 spell22 22-25 Mar 6

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    I've been wanting to share my story for awhile now, but not brave enough to "put myself out there", so to speak. I am a submissive. I've known this for years, but I have met...
    ProudlyOwned ProudlyOwned 41-45, F 6 Responses 10 hrs ago

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    I was pretty much made fun of/bullied my whole life... Well from 1st grade till 12th. I don't really know why I was made fun of... Was it because I have selective mutism? Or the...
    OneWithTheSkies OneWithTheSkies 18-21, F 3 Responses 2 hrs ago

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    i love kids, i really do. i just never want to get pregnant and give birth lol :) more then likley i'll adopt when i'm old enough and financially stable. i'm thinking about...
    randomgirl42 randomgirl42 18-21, F 3 Responses 10 hrs ago

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    The rapid heartbeat Being overly anxious The smile, that never leaves your face The anticipation Butterflies that will not calm The need, the want, the desire so magnified...
    WithinTheHeart WithinTheHeart 36-40, F 4 Responses 10 hrs ago

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    It's a horrible feeling. I feel like I have failed myself and those who believed in me. This is definitely not helping my depression, but making it worst. I Really have the urge to...
    GodsArte GodsArte 18-21, F 2 Responses 3 hrs ago

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    I just don't know what to do anymore I'm considering a divorce I can't stand my husband kids he has 3 when we first met I respected them . but the more I get to see them the worst...
    mommaxof2 mommaxof2 26-30, F 2 Responses 6 hrs ago

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    I have been a TI for about 3 1/2-4 years, and that's only how long that I actually know of. I've read multiple stories/comments, etc. I have had pretty much ALL the same things...
    quaesita1979 quaesita1979 31-35, F 3 Responses Mar 23

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    First things first: I love comments. Everyone loves, when people reads their stuff. So if you manage to read all this, please let me know what you think. Thanks. Sometimes I'm...
    Peachh Peachh 16-17, F 2 Responses Mar 8

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    Ba, I'm sorry. Sorry for everything. Ever since you got full custody of me at the age of 12, I've been giving you such a hard time. I was close to you before all that. I was "daddy...
    SleepyRose22 SleepyRose22 22-25, F 1 Response 6 days ago

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    Dad... I love you, but I can't trust you as much as I did before. And here are my reasons why: You made so many promises you could not keep. When I was young and afraid of my...
    biggerbro biggerbro 22-25, M 2 Responses Mar 7

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    1. I speak three languages, Lithuanian, Russian and English 2. I would move back to Lithuania in a heartbeat from the US 3. I am a traditionalist that believes the man should...
    Alexz72 Alexz72 22-25, F a week ago

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    It's been 3 years. I was baptized when I was 12 with my 10 yr. old little sister. Disfellowshipped at 18 during my 1st semester of college my mom brought me my shoes one day didn't...
    MissSirRay MissSirRay 18-21, F 1 Response 13 hrs ago

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    I'm working on it and have come a long way over the years with making friends, talking to ladies and presenting my work to clients and coworkers but the one thing that is still...
    justinshy justinshy 26-30, M 8 hrs ago

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    Everyday I step out of reality for a few hours. I just escape in my mind. I fantasize about so many different things. Sometimes I imagine being in my favourite book or movie...
    sierraladeirdre sierraladeirdre 18-21, F 6 hrs ago

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    im not sure if il ever stop grieving but one day I will. its harder as the seasons change & everyone is out during the nice weather..but not me ill be home missing you & thinking...
    MyraTomPhil MyraTomPhil 26-30 2 hrs ago

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    i really want to help poor people , i have seen people dying because of no food , no clothes and bcoz of dieseases and i feel really very bad abt. it , bcoz we all people in this...
    dieseldrumm dieseldrumm 22-25, M 22 hrs ago

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    I want to lose unhealthy body fat, and gain healthy body muscle. I'm tired of being a lazy butt, I want to feel better. So I'm starting to exercise more and eating more healthily...
    TickleMeCell TickleMeCell 16-17, T 5 hrs ago

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    And I don't know why. My coworker has been ignoring me for about a couple of weeks now for no apparent reason. We were never real friends but we used to be friendly at work and now...
    SpilledSecrets SpilledSecrets 22-25, F Mar 9

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    I'm a dark skinned powerless lady living in the uk and I'm afraid I had encountered lots of racial hatred and hostility from white people and what made things more difficult for me...
    Soullesss Soullesss 31-35, F 4 Responses Mar 13

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    I know this is a pretty long winded story, but I want to explain in detail my situation. My name is Eric, and I'm originally from Illinois (I grew up in a small town an hour west...
    EDK86 EDK86 26-30, M Mar 16

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    I’m at a crossroads. I have been with my husband for 10 years; married for half of that time. We had years of bliss. We met in college and grew together. We loved each other...
    lostinthemountains lostinthemountains 26-30, F Mar 22

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    Dear Gemma, I am not the most articulate of people in person. I feel so much but am not good at expressing it. Please let me try here? When your beautiful baby was stillborn, I...
    Jenni855 Jenni855 26-30, F 9 hrs ago

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    I'm new here a little shy at first and don't want to intrude on anyone but I'd welcome any messages in my inbox. I want to explore my sexuality in a way I'm shy about with people I...
    justinshy justinshy 26-30, M 8 hrs ago

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    I havent had a steady boyfriend since some guy tried to hook up, and i just wanted to take it slow and you know be a couple, but he wanted more
    Eunice17 Eunice17 16-17, F 5 hrs ago

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    I am trying very hard to get a job, at our local Books -A- Million. Ideally, I would like to work at least until my boyfriend and I get married. Which will be a while anyways...
    TheKnitWitch TheKnitWitch 31-35, F 4 hrs ago

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    How are we supposed to find love when society has smeared the line between love and lust so much that we have forgotten the distance. I just want someone who loves my intellect and...
    maemusic maemusic 18-21, F 4 Responses 2 hrs ago

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    I have wanted a baby for a while now, and I just can't wait to have one someday. But for me, part of being a good mom means being responsible enough to wait until the right time...
    Leannaix Leannaix 18-21, F 1 Response Mar 7

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    5o Things You May Want To Know About Me.... Or Maybe Not...If Not...Why Are You Still Reading This? Anyway, Here Are Things You May/May Not Care To Know.... About Me. 1. as you...
    SvveetKiester SvveetKiester 41-45, F 6 Responses