I Want to Be Me Again

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    I was 9 years old, gawky,

    a mess of dirt in finger nails and a sun-kissed freckled nose. I wore a crown of weeds in my hair. I had no idea the difference from a dandelion or a daisy. Until someone told me weeds were ugly. So I plucked the finest flowers from the finest gardens; and wore them proudly in...
    LavenderDarling LavenderDarling
    26-30, F
    2 Responses Dec 21, 2015

    On My Way

     im slowing comin back now if i would quit being so selfless it wouldnt be so hard .......  but it attainable ... and i need to be   more aggressive towards my  goals .... aggression would be a great  trait to work towards my goal s
    starstruck2xtrme starstruck2xtrme
    26-30, F
    Dec 28, 2007

    You do not need another person to complete you.

    You need to be happy with who you are, right now. Learn to be alone. Learn to thrive alone. Yes, it is nice to have someone in your life. Yes, it is okay to love the man you love. He will love and respect you more if you love and respect yourself. Take this time to grow and...
    LavenderDarling LavenderDarling
    26-30, F
    4 Responses Feb 8
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Feb 8

    I don't want to let you go.

    But it hurts my hands to hold the rope. I'm going to release it soon and find my way back to what is me. It's taken me this long to learn not to leave claw marks in everything I love. Now when I leave I hope I won't see you again. I'm withered and boney, you did this to me. If...
    LavenderDarling LavenderDarling
    26-30, F
    3 Responses Dec 29, 2015
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