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I Want to Be Happy About Life Again

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 243 People

    I Wanna Be Happy

    I wanna be happy,Start livin' again,I've made up my mind,Lost too much time,Not being happy,I'm changing that,Gonna be happy.
    lazycrazybasket lazycrazybasket 46-50, M Feb 15, 2012

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    How Can I Be Happy Agin?

    I let my childhood run my life it still happens to me and he don't care that  i scream and cry asking him to stop i can see why my sister wanted out so bad i try to stop it but he is bigger stronger i cant he just dos it harder why can she do anything about it she sees it and...
    Buggy12 Buggy12 13-15, F Nov 11, 2011

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    I Do...

    I've recently managed to break myself out of a long slump - depression. Now I feel like the sky's the limit. I feel inspired and hopeful that everything will be ok if I don't let myself get depressed. Easier said than done though. I want to be happy, truly happy. Actually...
    Ichilicious Ichilicious 26-30, M Jul 18, 2011

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    I Want To Find Life Again...

    I am sad. That's the truth. But, I want to be happy again. You might be wondering why I am sad. Let me tell you this. It's a secret that I have been keeping for years now. I am gay. Yes, I am. I don't know why I am like this. Some people say that being gay is genetic but most...
    unheardvoices unheardvoices 18-21, M 4 Responses Mar 20, 2010

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    I'm On The Brink!

    So, this wonderful...  or supposedly wonderful thing is about to happen.  I don't know how to feel.   There's so much to feel!  I think I'm overwhelmed.  And I don't have final word yet, either, so.....  I think I've got that feeling you get...
    NebulaNoxx NebulaNoxx 51-55, F Jul 2, 2010

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    A Feeling I've Had On and Off

    I've always been a bit dissatisfied with my life. I work hard and put in every effort I can to change this, but usually I feel like I'm just treading water, not really getting anywhere. On occasion I have been really happy, felt I was making progress, dared to dream bigger...
    ShrubberySoup ShrubberySoup 26-30, F 1 Response Jul 5, 2009

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    Nostalgia Kills

    It really does. I can remember all the times I used to have fun just doing random things. Now that I'm older things are so much harder as expected. I don't have any satisfaction in life. I'm doing everything I need to do to advance in life but I'm just not happy. My social life...
    OneLastFalseApology OneLastFalseApology 22-25, M 3 Responses Dec 13, 2011

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    All I Want

    All I want,Be happy again,Been down too long,It's time,Things changed,Life,I'm gonna fix it,live again,Sadness,Goodbye!
    storywriter2 storywriter2 46-50 Aug 31, 2012

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    I Need Help

    S o this are my problems:   My problems are the ones about 'getting along with your parents' even though I'm so young. I don't get along with my parents. I hate them sometimes. My mother works 2 jobs and always says I don't appreciate her. My father is..well I don't...
    suntpraf10 suntpraf10 16-17, F 3 Responses Mar 15, 2009

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    It's Not All About Romance

    "Stop trying to be author of your romantic fate...let the universe kick in and lend a hand. Not only will you end up somewhere surprising, but you'll also start to have much more fun when you surrender control."- unknown
    RedDust RedDust 41-45, F Nov 24, 2012

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    All I Want In Life Is to Be Happy

        I want all the small things I loved back, I want to be able to have a boyfriend I don’t want the fear of things going to **** on my mind every day, I’m sick to death of friends who say I’m just a **** and “you will never have this&rdquo...
    fallenchild fallenchild 16-17, M Aug 30, 2008

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    Lost Love

    When I was 28 years old I had an affair with a terrific person,but I couldn't choose between him and my husband.In the end I stayed with my husband because of the children.But since I was afraid to tell the person that I choose my husband I did all dreadfull things so he broke it...
    fatati fatati 46-50 2 Responses May 8, 2009

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    Life Is Confusing

    I'm 23 years old and stlll feel like a kid inside. Life is very confusing and scary for me. I let the trauma from my childhood shape my life and now I'm stuck in a rut. It's been a week since I broke up with my ex girlfriend and I relied on her to make me happy. I always thought...
    strayjuggalette strayjuggalette 22-25 1 Response Nov 10, 2011

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    Does Battling Depression Make It Worse?

    I'm thinking about deleting the "I Battle Depression" group from my experiences.  Not that I don't still have the jacked-up brain chemistry, but my newest reading of trying to change my thinking and life is all about focusing on the positive, even if it's just little...
    NebulaNoxx NebulaNoxx 51-55, F 3 Responses Mar 21, 2010

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    I Want To Be Happy About Life Again, I'm So Confused

    To start off I'm 18, my husband is 22. We have been together for 4 years I was 14, he was 18. He has cheated numerous times throughout the years. We fight all the time now, I'm workin at a convient store 8 hrs a night, he hates my job, he hates that i'm a full time college...
    brooklynjewell brooklynjewell 18-21, F Aug 28, 2013

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    My Story And How It Caused My Unhappiness About Life...

    Since I was 8 years old I've been fighting something within me. After a couple of years, when I was about 12 years old, I came to realize I might cope with a depression. I then visited a psychologist and she noticed that this indeed was my problem and that it was genetic, my...
    TheLydiaV TheLydiaV 16-17, F 2 Responses May 18, 2010

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    My mom loves life itself and she lives it to the fullest. Without her I am nothing and I will not be who I am. In next chapter of my life, I want to live life like she does...
    ezzy2014 ezzy2014 26-30, F Nov 21

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    Hi, I am Haya. I am a muslim living in Dubai, Uae. Even though, my zodiac sign says I am mean, I assure you I am not. I am a free spirited bubbly girl who wants to live life on her...
    Haya3003 Haya3003 13-15, F a week ago

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    what want out of life: I want a family with good friends with and a few kids and a lot of support
    sharichi sharichi 22-25, M 2 days ago

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    I'm not crying my eyes out everyday but I am quite sad and lonely on a daily basis. Today, I had to take my mother to wash clothes at a laundromat and I always tell her to just...
    moonstruckdelight moonstruckdelight 41-45, F 1 Response Nov 21

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    All future possibilities collapse to one unstoppable unchanged ultimate reality: DEATH A heart transplant cannot save your life. It just allows you to live longer. The risks of...
    susipsikopat susipsikopat 22-25, F 3 Responses 5 hrs ago

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    So who is stopping you ??? just me, no one is stopping me or pulling me back. we may have not chosen ever turn on my life, but we always have a choice . i just want to move...
    amazingmike amazingmike 26-30, M 1 Response 15 hrs ago

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    Sleep did not want to come again after waking about 1 a.m. last night. Poured some bourbon over ice and sat in the dark thinking. On paper - we're living the American dream...
    WishfulGuy WishfulGuy 46-50, M 1 Response Nov 18

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    If we have been pleased with life, we should not be displeased with death, since it comes from the hand of the same master.
    BlueFairy09 BlueFairy09 26-30, F 1 Response 12 hrs ago

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    how do I live life to the fullest?
    ThePixie123 ThePixie123 16-17, F 1 Response 11 hrs ago

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    I want to get past my illnesses and issues so that I can make a difference in this world...I want to feel free.
    xNihilityx xNihilityx 26-30, F 1 Response 11 hrs ago

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    When I'm old I want to look back at my life and be happy with it. I'm tired of living in this small town I live in. I go to school, come home and do nothing and then the next day I...
    alliesmiles alliesmiles 16-17, F 2 Responses 4 days ago

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    I would go back to November 2013 when my brother was still here. We just had thanksgiving at my house and played Xbox 360. It was the best day ever. I miss him terribly. I wish I...
    blackjack1808 blackjack1808 31-35, M 6 Responses Nov 30

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    I miss the time that I smiled for no particular reason; I miss the time that I was simply happy for a sunny or raining day; I miss the time I sang with the radio for miles... Where...
    mindwithawhy mindwithawhy 41-45 2 Responses Dec 5

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    I just found out that my grandfather has brain cancer and has a few weeks to live. I met him a little less than a month ago and we've only seen eachother three times. He's one of...
    Cranksta Cranksta 18-21, F 2 Responses Nov 18

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    I always ask myself. 'what am I passionate about?' I wonder if there's something wrong with me because I have no definite passionate. My boyfriend'a passion is skateboarding. My...
    Scarlett13 Scarlett13 18-21, F 2 Responses Nov 23

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    I don't want to send only negative emotions out to the world. Yes,I have so much sadness and loneliness inside of me but I'll try to be happy. Just keep on going no matter how hard...
    9am3 9am3 18-21, F 1 Response Nov 29

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    I realized **** feelings, **** friends, **** enemies , **** whatever brings you down. Just be you and have fun man. I started taking risks in my life , stopped being shy and scared...
    YoungJoseM YoungJoseM 18-21, M 2 Responses Nov 18

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    Sometime I feel like I am trapped in my own prison that built by my own choices. I do nothing now but go to work, come home, eat, shower go to bed, get up early, go to work again...
    LarryLife LarryLife 41-45, M 2 Responses a week ago

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    Watched "Garden of words" today. It just stopped me. Made me pause for a while and question what I'm doing in life. Made me think about all the decisions I've made. All the people...
    DamienBodie DamienBodie 18-21 2 Responses 3 days ago

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    Feeling oh so good! (You gotta imagine me doin' the Cha Cha as I say that. . . Go ahead . . . Read it again!) :) Life is good! It may be below zero outside, but inside I'm enjoying...
    saundra04 saundra04 26-30, F Nov 18

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    Everyone gets hurt in life. There comes a time when one has to say that it's enough. Especially when you're tired of starting over and over again. Spending to getting to know...
    candacej1983 candacej1983 31-35, F 1 Response Dec 5

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    Life is all about lessons. you earn the love you let happen.. Enjoy the fun and if it goes just remember the love you enjoyed.
    boxing4you boxing4you 26-30, M 1 Response Dec 5

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    A battle against depression is a journey to regain one's vitality. There was once a time where enjoyment and contentment were natural experiences. I have since found myself forcing...
    asnplaysrugby asnplaysrugby 22-25, M 1 Response Nov 29

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    I’ve learned-that you cannot make someone love you. All you can do is be someone who can be loved. The rest is up to them.I’ve learned-that no matter how much I care...
    Girlwithbrains Girlwithbrains 18-21, F 11 Responses Dec 6

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    Imagine life as a stream. When you are heading towards thriving, you are flowing with the stream, and things happens with ease. When you are resisting, you are heading upstream and...
    Loufree Loufree 26-30, F 1 Response Nov 24

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    If we really want to loose weight we should work on it, it is not impossible :D :D :D
    irina509 irina509 18-21, F 2 days ago

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    All thought, good and bad, is creative and tends to lead to a material thing. That is why we must learn to be more positive. The environment and all the experiences in life are the...
    NivyaSurani NivyaSurani 18-21, F 1 Response Nov 19

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    Live life day by day, minute by minute, you'll find that life gets easier as you aren't worrying about the next day.
    Bflyboo14 Bflyboo14 13-15, F 2 Responses Nov 20

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    So here's the deal; I'm an idealist, not a perfectionist, but an idealist (there's a difference, well to me at least). Ever since I was a kid I promised myself I won't turn out...
    Offing Offing 18-21, F 1 Response Dec 2

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