I Want Life to Be Simple and Enjoyable

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    Undoing This Twisted Road

    I hate how complicated I made my life. After all this time I find there are very few things I really want. I want to garden. I love the sunset. I like nature. I want to share my food with others. I want a true and honest relationship. I want healing for myself and others. I want...
    GalileosFinger GalileosFinger
    31-35, F
    1 Response Jul 6, 2013

    What Happened to the Simple Things In Life?

    I think its mad how materialistic the world has gone.  Say for instance the kids these days have computer games, tv, dvd's, DS's, mobile phones, etc etc.  Not to mention adults with all their big dreams of big houses, cars, trying to outdo their friends and next door...
    Angeleyes777 Angeleyes777
    31-35, F
    1 Response Jul 8, 2009

    But Then Some Schmuck Comes Along and Wakes Me Up

    its all a dream! just when i think i am there, at peace, in a nice restful serene place someone comes along and gives me one sharp kick back to reality.
    thehippy thehippy
    41-45, F
    3 Responses Jun 10, 2009

    The purpose of life is to live it,

    to taste experience to the utmost, to reach out eagerly and without fear for newer and richer experiences.
    travelbug1 travelbug1
    36-40, F
    Feb 21, 2015

    Just For Me

    Sometimes I just want it all back again.I think I'm above water but the water won't go away ,it rises on me and ruins my day.Will I spent the rest of my life longing for the days before the rain came?Why is this world I woke up in so cold? What I want is so simple...Frank and...
    holywren holywren
    56-60, F
    Dec 15, 2012

    I Believe Life Is Simple:

    Yes, Life is simple. In-fact it is in its simplest version. We just need to open our eyes and mind. Think about your life. Think about the life of people around you. We make a good choice. We get rewarded. We make a bad choice. We are distressed. There is a solution of everything...
    tenderfoot1 tenderfoot1
    22-25, F
    2 Responses Sep 19, 2008

    Why Do I Have To Be Standardly Complex-ed For Attracting My Idea Woman?

    I've seen and notice the List that a Guy has to have and be for Attracting Women and winning one in an for a Life's Partner . And it means having to be the Guy who can endure the loads of overwhelming complexities of Life. So as I have tried to look for her. I...
    ChakraSolipsismMGP ChakraSolipsismMGP
    56-60, M
    May 7, 2010

    So I've Discovered...

    That life is more simple and enjoyable than I thought. I've just been living in a false facade that everyone else has been living. I found my own path now, and it's much more simple and enjoyable.
    LylaRocks LylaRocks
    26-30, F
    1 Response Feb 10, 2009

    Black and White

    In  my  life  it  has   gotten   so   complicated    nothing   is  straight   froward    nothing   is  black   and  white   when ...
    rockybear397 rockybear397
    46-50, F
    13 Responses Apr 19, 2008

    A Simple Ending.

    I think with all things considered, ive actually done a pretty good job of pointing myself in the right direction. Ive lived most of my adult life with no expectations or any serious responsibilities and until just a few yrs ago i never felt any pressure to change that. But as...
    DiesSomnium DiesSomnium
    3 Responses Nov 27, 2011

    similar mindset to the minority is an

    engagement to falsified persona,sense of self is a divorceĀ  from standards
    miimii0069 miimii0069
    31-35, F
    2 Responses Aug 16, 2015

    What Does It All Mean Basil??

    My luck ran out almost four years ago,career wise I'm not where I thought I would be at this age, and yes ...pathetic I know...but I don't have a boyfriend!!! I got used to bein unemployed most of the f***ing year,got use to seeing my friends grow and improve their lives and do...
    missingwings missingwings
    Nov 24, 2012

    I want to be able to afford to leave my husband

    and get a cute little house so that our separation won't be so traumatic! I'm tired of pretending everything is okay because we're still living together and haven't told anyone what's happening. I want freedom, peace of mind, and the simplicity of not having to check with a...
    cinaflower cinaflower
    46-50, F
    Sep 23, 2014

    I Am So Over How Tough Life Is.....

    Don't worry I'm not going to do anything silly but I just have to vent....I am sick of the constant knocks that you get....yes I am being negative but I am tired of being the positive happy one all the time....grrrrrr.We work hard, we are good people, sure we have made mistakes...
    SashaJ39 SashaJ39
    Oct 7, 2011

    Light Is Back In A Dark Hall

    I'm me again.Don't know how it happened.Guess I paid enough dues and some cases over paid but I'm whole.My feet are free of the muck of despair ,no regret rests with me.I did right .Now I can see.....
    holywren holywren
    56-60, F
    Dec 13, 2012


    All I needed was a simple LED $3 flashlight using two or three AA cells. I have to keep several flashlights around in convenient locations. But looking in the stores I could find everything except what I needed. I did not need features such as water proof or floating on water...
    shephy shephy
    70+, M
    1 Response Oct 15, 2012

    I Need Life to Be Simple

    I have always had a side of me that took life too seriously. Most of my life has been a struggle. Childhood abuse, satanic occult, drugs and serious consequences, domestic abuse twice (1977 & 2006), memories of childhood abuse, memories of the occult, institutions &...
    WarriorMom WarriorMom
    51-55, F
    3 Responses Sep 12, 2008
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