I Want to Be Strong

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 137 People

    Sure I'm strong physically

    for my age I'm like the hulk but I'm weak I'm just weak I think strength is the ability to take a stand to have courage all I want to do is protect my friends and family I want them safe but I'm not strong enough I can't be strong enough why can't I be my life means nothing if...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    May 12, 2015

    I Find It a Bit Odd...

    ...that this group consists mainly of women.  Women are supposed to want to be beautiful, not strong.  Men are supposed to want to be strong.  If we all looked deep in our hearts, those things are what each sex would truly desire.
    RopinTexan RopinTexan
    22-25, M
    11 Responses Feb 14, 2008

    Like a Man

    Gnaw away at my flesh and give me skin like Teflon, so all wounding words ricochets off. Gouge out my eyes and give me laser vision, so I never shed a tear or become mystified under a magicians stare. Impregnate me with an Iron man’s will, so my faith never falters...
    umathena umathena
    18-21, F
    1 Response Aug 14, 2007

    I want to stand strong,

    I want to be independent, I want to stand on my own. I fed up of waiting for people to help me, depend on others for my own problems. Yet I do not know how to take the first step.
    Appolo123 Appolo123
    16-17, M
    1 Response Feb 26, 2014

    A lot of the time I feel really sad

    and feel like giving in to self hatred and depredation. But then I think of everyone out there who feels sad and sorry for themselves. I always think to myself that if they just change their thought process, then they could get over it. Then I realize that the same is true for...
    Ava1one Ava1one
    22-25, F
    Sep 5, 2014

    I Did It. I Stood Up to Him.

    My ten year old brother (let's call him Jack) will be playing in a talent contest in school tomorrow for charity. He'll be playing and singing Under the Bridge by the Chili Peppers. I respect him because I wouldn't have been able to do that at his age. I lack confidence...
    musicspirit musicspirit
    16-17, F
    11 Responses Mar 12, 2009

    Ok I need to know what to eat,

    to get a six pack ( no beer) I work my *** of but still got a belly !!!
    willy017 willy017
    26-30, M
    1 Response May 26, 2014

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