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I Want to Bannish Insecurity From My Life

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    Being Insecure.

    I hate being insecure. I've missed out on so much because of my insecurities. Worst is - it's absolutely fine by me when other people do things that I am too insecure to attempt. So why am I being insecure in the first place?
    whenn whenn 26-30 Sep 26, 2008

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    Blushing

    I know this is strange, but sometimes my face will turn red for no reason at all. Sometimes it happens if I am in a store and someone I know calls my name out of the blue. I don't know what my problem is.
    venom777 venom777 41-45, M 2 Responses Jul 7, 2013

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    I Know Better

    sometimes i feel like people will judge me and the way that i dress and the way that i act, so i think about what other people will think befor i buy the cute dress or say the funny thing, but i know better than that, i know that i should be confident and that i wont be judged or...
    shakenintonothing shakenintonothing 13-15, F 4 Responses Jan 30, 2012

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    Insecurity and Trustworthiness

    I have been married for 24yrs. My wife and I married young and brought a lot of our baggage into our marriage from our families. We have worked alot of the baggage out through counseling over many years, but we had a very difficult year this past year. My daughter...
    razor84 razor84 41-45 3 Responses Feb 5, 2008

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    The Battle

    the battle that rages within you. feeling hopeless and defeated alone in the dark consumed by thoughts of failure driven by guilt.
    charmed88101 charmed88101 31-35, F May 26, 2011

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    Alone In My Head

    insecure and so unsure what do i do with myself alone in my head. it feels like happiness is draining from me moment by moment is it my own fault? or do i have someone to blame? just leave me! leave me alone. dancing in my head singing songs filled with cruel words. unable to...
    charmed88101 charmed88101 31-35, F May 26, 2011

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    Ruining Me

    I do not know why i get jealous when my bf looks at girls. I feel like they are beautiful and mayb he will leave of for them? It causes so many fights and makes him pull away from me. I was not always like this. I wish i could just let it go and be ok
    Tk03 Tk03 26-30, F 4 Responses Jun 10, 2010

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    yes Please, Absolutely and ...

    yes please, absolutely and totally for ever and ever amen. How much will it cost, cause i'm willing to pay....no price is too much i hate it.
    foxtrotoscar foxtrotoscar 36-40, M Jul 15, 2008

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    :0

    im 18 im finishing my last year at colege i want to join the army as a medic but recently somthing hit me when a teacher sed that i was insecure. I worry about what people think of me constantly even if they are people i dislike. I am never satisfied in life with what i...
    cresswel cresswel 18-21 1 Response May 19, 2008

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    When That Old Feeling Comes Back...

    HI..Im new here..1st writing..I have felt insecure for as long sa i can remember..I have also been involved w/ suprt groups/12 step groups for 19 yrs now..these have helped tremendously..I have recently( over past few months) staretd to REALY bracnh out and do things for myself...
    tarotstar tarotstar 46-50, F Jun 10, 2010

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    I Need Some Exercises

    I've been battling insecurity, shyness, basic fear my whole life. I've decided it's time to win the war. That's where you come in. I need suggestions, exercises, challenges. Activities that will help me, make me stronger. I've already done eyecontact, establishing and...
    sarahdavids sarahdavids 31-35 4 Responses Aug 2, 2011

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    OHH Amen!!

    I've always been insecure, shy, withdrawn. Many reasons for this, None of which really truly matter. I've recently begun a self experiment to try to finally just get the hell over it.  Sharing stories here is part of it. Another is trying to talk to someone new every day...
    sarahdavids sarahdavids 31-35 2 Responses Sep 22, 2009

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    Love Me For Me

    I just don't want it to be apart of my life anymore.I wanna love me for how I am.
    sleepingangel sleepingangel 16-17 Aug 22, 2009

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    Dearest Insecurity.

    When did I become your door mat? The one to take on the others that no one else would give the time of day? The ones that play on you, with you, and pretend to be something they're not. Insecurity I set you free, I don't need you any more. You can leave the same way you...
    Littlemisssomebody Littlemisssomebody 31-35, F 2 Responses Sep 5, 2010

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    I'm Workin On It.

    I'm tired of being afraid and not knowing why. I'm tired of shying away from human contact but in some ways I'd just rather be all alone. Free to be myself without the worry of judgement. Everywhere I look I see people that in my mind are better than me at EVERTYTHING and deep...
    luckypickle luckypickle 26-30 1 Response Aug 22, 2009

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     More Than Anything &n...

     More than anything  want to be stable and happy, in a place where i can make happy those that i love the most.
    andries andries 31-35, M Jul 15, 2008

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    Trying To Fight Insecurity N Loneliness

    In the process of trying to overcome all the insecurities that have held me back in life and stopped me from living how I wish to live. I'm a female early 20s who has always been the quiet reserved type due to my insecuruties. Even though I have friends I can hang out party wth...
    uniqueash517 uniqueash517 22-25, F Aug 6, 2013

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    Goodbye! Be Gone!

    I want to banish insecurity from my life. Especially in the relationship I am currently in. I will not let my insecurity and ghosts from relationships past ruin what I have in this relationship. THIS boyfriend is not the one who mistreated me or cheated on me or tried to change...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Sep 21, 2009

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    Related Experiences

    I'm not writing this to speak of myself ,I've done that already in my storys & confessions here I want people here to read this to know that life can change for the better...
    bob350 bob350 56-60, M 1 Response Mar 23

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    I really want to save a life again. It's been a long time since I've been both needed and wanted. And saving someone from suicide was one of my greatest achievements and I wanna...
    Lollibear023 Lollibear023 16-17, F 1 Response Apr 7

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    I sometime need a break from life! Like right now..I am just so tired of running after goals, taking care of people.I just need some time to myself..its like my brain is lagging...
    discoveringmyself20 discoveringmyself20 18-21, F Mar 21

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    I have to change it. I refuse to .. just exist I want to live my life from now on!
    domipl domipl 31-35, F 1 Response Mar 26

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    Life rarely seems to go well for me and everytime my friends always say "it's because you deserve better" or "greatness is in store for you" all I want is happiness in life is that...
    mayorMax mayorMax 18-21, M Apr 5

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    Does any one want to talk about life? Any subject?
    Electricsmile Electricsmile 18-21, F 6 days ago

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    I am a first time mom going to college and staying at home with my 5 month old son. I wanted to work from home instead of paying an outrageous amount of money for daycare and I...
    BrandiiWyne BrandiiWyne 18-21, F Mar 29

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    I hide my disgrace with alcohal and my insecurity with a smile
    Lonetrubidor Lonetrubidor 18-21, M Mar 25

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    I will be 18 this coming October, but I feel like I have been wasting my life. I haven't really done anything. I mess around with my schoolwork, I'm a bit of a trouble maker, I...
    xBriarRoseRedx xBriarRoseRedx 16-17, F 1 Response 3 days ago

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    I don't want to be tied down by more than a job. I want to be able to move freely to take spontaneous weekend trips to different places. I want to backpack Europe one summer doing...
    adelaider adelaider 26-30, F Apr 4

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    I feel like a past life is holding me back from enjoying my life. How does this effect me ? Will self hypnosis work?
    tb2985 tb2985 26-30, F 1 Response Apr 10

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    I don't think he loves me. First of all, we did not meet to get to know each other. We agreed to have sex. I am not mature enough to make right decisions. I am stupid letting...
    87athleteunknown 87athleteunknown 18-21, F 1 Response Mar 22

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    Since I was a little boy I didn't communicate with people. I was something like an introvert. Instead of improving my social life I started different activities like martial arts...
    ghos7 ghos7 22-25, M 1 Response 2 days ago

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    I think the only thing holding me back from commuting suicide, is my mom finding my body.. i don't want to hurt my mom. but I just want to leave everything & everyone.
    ashleygrierrr ashleygrierrr 13-15, F 2 Responses 1 day ago

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    I want to make changes in my life. For the better! I'm tired of being stuck here and just working and coming home and repeat. I want to do something inspiring with it!! I want to...
    cameron20 cameron20 18-21, M Mar 24

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    I'm recovering from the years of abuse, lost friends, hateful words, self harm, neglect, and most of all; no one caring. I'm ready to fight until I'm happy. It's time to be the...
    Wishingtobegone Wishingtobegone 13-15, F 10 hrs ago

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    I am not married and have no children except for 4 cats and one little dog that I love more than anything. However, reaching 50 is around the corner in a few years and I want to...
    tac3004 tac3004 46-50, F 1 Response Mar 22

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    I am 21, a guy going through life pretty unsure of everything. I have been to collage twice now going on a third and hopefully final time for game development. Right now I am...
    siffier siffier 18-21, M 1 Response Mar 28

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    M just ****** up of all dese responsibility kind of thing. I want my life free frm it.
    vaibhav23 vaibhav23 26-30, M Mar 29

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    I'm restless I guess. I feel like no matter how much I get out of life I will just be wanting more- it's a good and a bad thing, it'd be nice to just settle down somewhere but I'll...
    kxCobra kxCobra 18-21, F 2 Responses Apr 4

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    I am tired of being alone and with someone at the same time, I have known for years this will never work I just don't have anyone who cares or can help me, I have so very much love...
    fusciarose55 fusciarose55 46-50, F 13 hrs ago

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    I am so done with bulimia. I want to eat normally. I want to be able to not think about food or when I'm eating next all day every day. But the addiction to food and caring a lot...
    Ehenry7 Ehenry7 18-21, F Mar 21

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    I currently am starting to find ways to work from home. I came across one that is totally free and they help every step of the way. It's been very easy. If you want to know more...
    michellem0322 michellem0322 41-45, F 1 Response Mar 28

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    I just want to rewind, and start again,
    yellowfeelings yellowfeelings 18-21, F 1 Response Mar 29

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    I want to live free in the world
    cutieserafina cutieserafina 22-25, F Apr 4

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    There is some kiss we want with our whole lives, the touch of Spirit on the body. Seawater begs the pearl to break its shell. And the lily, how passionately it needs some wild...
    foldedunfolding foldedunfolding 26-30, F 6 Responses Apr 6

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    I ranaway 2 times in the past from home I decided to come back both times. One time I was gone for 20 minutes about that and my parents were laughing at me when I came home. My...
    imtooalone imtooalone 13-15, F 2 Responses a week ago

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    We may love the wrong person,Cry for the wrong person but one things for sure,mistakes help us find the right person.
    Quanitta Quanitta 26-30, F Mar 23

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    I play guitar,piano, and drums
    girrlover3924 girrlover3924 13-15, F Mar 26

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    kanak277sharma kanak277sharma 22-25, F Mar 30

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    I'm twenty seven with a child. In A relationship with her father that I'm not in love with. He when to school to one day become a fire fighter, and isn't doing that. Didn't pass...
    inspire86 inspire86 26-30, F 5 Responses Apr 4

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    Second set of medications not working, I'm beginning to wonder if il ever get fixed
    mayorMax mayorMax 18-21, M Apr 7

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    Hoping I can get out of this dark hole I feel stuck in:/
    mayorMax mayorMax 18-21, M Apr 9

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    I've been to hell and back for my friends, and yet somehow I still feel like the loneliest person in the world
    mayorMax mayorMax 18-21, M 1 day ago

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    I'm having a **** day, and the black hole that is my husband is making it worse. He pulls this **** every holiday. He told me he's miserable (and I couldn't support him as I...
    NatureLovvver NatureLovvver 31-35, F