I Want to Be At Inner Peace

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    High Strung

    I've found inner peace in religion but I couldn't handle stress very well.. so I'm as high strung as ever and couldn't even relax properly.. probably exercise might help. (I haven't done any proper exercise) I haven't been able to relax in a crowd either.
    amejad amejad
    22-25, F
    1 Response May 26, 2009

    I recently got out of a long term affair with a

    much younger ,but very mature man. I know letting him go is sacrificing our love for his future. I am married but separated and have 3 lovely kids. No matter how I rationalize the separation, I can't help myself thinking about him all the time. He is now trying on a new...
    sethz sethz
    51-55, F
    Nov 1, 2014

    I'm Getting There

    Despite being naturally optimistic, my chaotic childhood and various traumatic experiences have left me unsure of my identity, socially inept, and constantly fighting off depression and anxiety attacks. In the last 2 months I let these things take over my mind and heart, nearly...
    PewterFantasy PewterFantasy
    31-35, F
    1 Response Jul 12, 2008

    My Holy Grail.

    Being calm, centred and at peace is the most important thing to me.  When my life descends into a series of bewildering, confusing and ultimately meaningless conflicts I am deeply affected.  More so than most I think.  When there is nothing but slaps in the face and rude...
    badbinary badbinary
    41-45, M
    Apr 6, 2012

    High Strung

    I've always been a classic type A personality: very high strung, impatient, competitive, aggressive at times even.  My biggest struggle though is that I feel truly incapable of relaxation.  Often I feel I just don't have the 'time' for things like meditation or yoga...
    Tipster0120 Tipster0120
    26-30, F
    Oct 20, 2007
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