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    Today will be a great day

    because I'm making it that way! I want to hear nothing but positive thoughts today because I'm feeling positive. Happy thoughts! 😊
    slowlygettingbetter slowlygettingbetter 31-35, F 3 Responses 1 day ago

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    I was watching one of my favorite movies today

    and I realized I was a lot like one of the characters. She was kind. Very kind. She didn't hurt people with an words and she helped people in any way that she could. I reflected on how when I was younger I wanted to be like her... I look at myself now and I can't see her in me...
    Lilique Lilique 16-17, F 3 Responses 2 days ago

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    terriblefixations terriblefixations 22-25, F 5 Responses Jan 5

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    I have bin mistaken for a girl on Xbox live

    well mistaken is a bit of a stretch maybe I am a girl Idk but my point is rather then correct them I went with it to see how a girls experience on Xbox live would be and what I found was horrid! The hand holding and baby talk people taking it easy on me and don't get me wrong...
    Andersander Andersander 13-15, M 6 days ago

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    dean2020 dean2020 36-40, M 1 day ago

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    A real man gives his lady the attention she

    deserves, gives her all his love, calls her beautiful, and treats her like a queen..
    DeathThrone DeathThrone 22-25, F 13 Responses Feb 18

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    I can't wait for the day

    when I can go to the People that said "you'll never be anything." And simply say "but look at me now."
    Bflyboo14 Bflyboo14 13-15, F 3 Responses Nov 21, 2014

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    I'm currently trying hard to let go of the

    negatives in my life. I'm having hard time to get over the hatred I have toward this guy. But I am doing my best. I think it's just a matter of time. It's just really hard this time to simply 'forgive' and be able to make peace with myself like I did in the past. My relationship...
    masmelo masmelo 18-21, F 6 Responses May 1

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    DeathThrone DeathThrone 22-25, F 4 Responses Feb 21

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    There are things I have done,

    things I want to forget and never let anyone know. I want to make up for the thing's I've done, I want to be proud of who I am.
    Schizotistic Schizotistic 22-25, M 1 Response Jul 4

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    measaperskn measaperskn 16-17, M 1 Response Feb 26

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    Here's some stuff about me.

    Bad and then good. 1. I have no ambition, no drive to truly improve myself. 2. I procrastinate badly (see no. 1) 3. I have a serious lack of empathy for anyone I do not have any connection to. 4. I was seriously depressed most of my life, to the point where I made a list of my...
    Handyman25 Handyman25 26-30, M 2 Responses Jul 19

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    There's just so much I want to change about

    myself. Too much. I can't change and it kills me because I hate myself.
    hopexlove hopexlove 16-17, F 4 Responses Jul 18

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    I refuse to feel sorry

    for myself anymore, and to focus on things i cant change. I want to have an upbeat attitude.When i get some money, i will try to get back to counseling.
    awesomeguy3125 awesomeguy3125 26-30, M 2 Responses Jul 20

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    Lord show me... Work with me.

    .. You know better than any, I'm flawed...but my true intentions are good. I want everyone to know complete happiness.
    SevenWings7 SevenWings7 22-25, F 3 Responses Jun 14

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    I wanna start over...

    I want new friends, a new personality, everything. I'm tired of being me
    osnapitzama osnapitzama 18-21, F 12 Responses Aug 6, 2014

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    Where to start? I'm

    so much happier thn I've been in months and so much has changed. Firstly I decided to quit my job and now I'll be starting a new one on one week with a $7k jump from my old salary. So excited. I've quit cocaine permanently and don't plan on ever getting on it again. It's...
    neurokitty99 neurokitty99 18-21, F 3 Responses Mar 20

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    I pity people who live only to tear others down.

    I pity people who want to talk about what's wrong with the stream, rather than be grateful for having a whole ocean.I pity those who prey on the innocent, kick those who are already down, and sabotage other's success.Like some may say "Only a fool says in his heart that there is...
    deleted deleted 26-30 9 Responses Nov 20, 2014

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    Muted holocaust part 3 "Ah well only few days,

    I have to head back to my boring job and the hot and humid weather there", I replied. "So, I shall bid you goodbye for now and we are meeting in the evening right?" I enquired hoping that he would say yes. "Of course we are, you still have to teach me how to work on computer...
    Yinandyen Yinandyen 26-30, M 2 days ago

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    Trying to keep my mind right,

    my soul straight, and my heart strong.
    ImJustANobody ImJustANobody 26-30, M 6 days ago

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    Been through a lot. Lost a lot along the way.

    Confidence, peace of mind, friendships, too. However, God is good, and I'm looking at the negative through positive lenses, because he's about to replace all that I've lost with better.
    ImJustANobody ImJustANobody 26-30, M 1 Response May 18

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    I want to learn how to love myself.

    Then i can love others. When you can't even love yourself. It's hard to love others. I want to be better person. And I hate who im now, so how i start loving myself. I can't apologize myself. I want try my best for last chance. I want to be better person!
    Natureismagic Natureismagic 18-21, F 2 Responses Jul 4

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    I'm just so confused right

    now about how I feel and what to do. Life seems to complicated at times.
    Voldermin Voldermin 18-21, F 1 Response Jul 20

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    in order for me to be a better person.

    i fix up old gardens around my community. i love working with my hands.
    EquilibreHippie EquilibreHippie 18-21, M 5 Responses Jul 10

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    Okay 13 days sober of cocaine

    and alcohol. Been drinking 2litres of water a day. Eating fairly healthy. Oats, loads of fruit, clean dinners... Going yoga.. And I'm feeling the physical come down of drugs :( Sleeping right, 8 hours a night etc now my body and skin is taking its toll flushing out all the...
    neurokitty99 neurokitty99 18-21, F 16 Responses Jan 28

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    I have a dark past and a lot of skeletons in my

    closet. however I came a far way and in the process I'm becoming a way better person for It. there was a time when I was a very terrible person.
    gelibeli98 gelibeli98 16-17, F 6 Responses Feb 11

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    Cheekychopss Cheekychopss 22-25, F 9 Responses Feb 10

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    ImJustANobody ImJustANobody 26-30, M 8 Responses Jul 11

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    imcmus imcmus 18-21, M 2 Responses Jul 12

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    spaceylibra spaceylibra 31-35, F 2 Responses Jul 8

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    Muted holocaust Part 2 Time stood still

    as if someone paused the entire world enabling the monk to remember his last days with his family. For me, it was a something I couldn't relate to which made me realise how I always took my parents for granted as if they were obliged to give in to my demands since, I was their...
    Yinandyen Yinandyen 26-30, M 2 Responses 4 days ago

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    Be present. Make love.

    Make tea. Avoid small talk. Embrace conversation. Buy a plant. Water it. Make your bed. Make someone else's bed. Have a smart mouth and a quick wit. Run. Make art. Create. Swim in the ocean. Swim in the rain. Take chances. Ask questions. Make mistakes. Learn. Know your worth...
    allycatii allycatii 36-40, F 11 Responses Oct 8, 2014

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    If you want something you've never had,

    you must be willing to do something you've never done.
    rchkb rchkb 31-35, M 3 Responses Oct 7, 2014

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    Everyday of my life..

    .and will never stop till I die.
    4biandu 4biandu 31-35, F 3 Responses Oct 31, 2014

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    My world collapsed right in front me.

    The shell that was created by my loving parents no longer existed. I thought I had problems but now they seemed like an insignificant whining of a spoiled brat who is just use to get things done at his own terms. I just stood there gawking at his scars while he narrated his...
    Yinandyen Yinandyen 26-30, M 1 Response 5 days ago

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    I feel like everyone's hurting

    and people always think one persons life is harder than the others but the truth is that everyone is hurting and all people have been hurt so I'm trying to not judge people to be a better person
    twalie12 twalie12 13-15, F 3 Responses Jul 12

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    If I died tomorrow, I hope

    that what I have done in my life has mattered..even if only to one person, even for only a moment in time.
    FrenzyElle FrenzyElle 22-25, F 4 Responses Nov 2, 2014

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    Sometimes the only reason

    why you won't let go of what's making you sad is because it was the only thing that made you happy.
    DeathThrone DeathThrone 22-25, F 3 Responses Jul 11

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    I am 20 years old study in the university.

    I want to open my own store but all people around me said "that was too big for you" but I want to prove myself. I wish that one day its gonna happen! ;)
    pemika pemika 18-21, F 24 Responses Mar 9

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    getting closer everyday,

    thanks to some good advice, support, and guidance from my wolf.
    evolnillef evolnillef 70+, F 6 hrs ago

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    I work at a suicide hotline

    and today a person called not to get help, but to constantly insult women and tell me how he gets to treat people badly because he was treated badly. An eye for an eye will leave the world blind.
    SarahFromSeattle SarahFromSeattle 18-21, F 5 hrs ago

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    deleted deleted 26-30 3 Responses Nov 20, 2014

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    My gf tells me to hang out with my friends

    but brakes down when I do for what she says isn't that reason I made the choice to leave my friends I don't want to see her hurt but then she's mad and guilty I know what it sounds like but keep in mind that I used to have a huge crush on my best friend this would be unnerving...
    Andersander Andersander 13-15, M 2 Responses 6 days ago

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    I'm the girl that talks everyone out of suicide,

    but has a hard time keeping herself from it. I'm the girl who tells everyone how beautiful, wonderful, smart, and amazing they are, because she doesn't want them to feel the same way she does.
    Bflyboo14 Bflyboo14 13-15, F 5 Responses Jul 7

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    So my husband and I were out at karaoke the

    other night out of town and we met this woman. We hung out at our hotel all night.... During the course of the night I found out she's homeless. I've been homeless, so I want to help. But I've got this urge to ask her to stay with us a few days. She's rough though, and we're...
    deleted deleted 26-30 3 Responses Jul 14

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    Sometimes i like to be alone.

    Enjoy the freedom and solitude. In those moments, i remember who i am and what i want in life.
    DeathThrone DeathThrone 22-25, F 8 Responses Jul 21

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    I am going to start doing something

    once a week or more that stretches my comfort zone, and helps me feel alive. Today I will pay for someone's groceries in front or back of me, or pay for their meal in the drive through, or some type of random act of kindness that presents itself. I'll return and report.