I Want To Celebrate People Bold Enough To Be Themselves

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    The REAL Reason EP is Closing Down: Death of an Orphan There are multiple factors that have brought us to the point where EP is closing down. I think the most important factor is...
    conceptualclarity conceptualclarity
    51-55, M
    4 Responses Apr 21
    EP Management's Butchering of the Website Did the Website InWhy is EP ending? If you want to believe the noble-sounding explanations given in the Farewell Message, go ahead. The...
    conceptualclarity conceptualclarity
    51-55, M
    10 Responses Apr 20
    My mom yells and shouts at my brothers for not cleaning up after themselves. Where was all that energy when it was time to buy condoms?
    iReallyLoveJorgie iReallyLoveJorgie
    16-17, F
    Apr 20
    Hey I want more people to talk to K is codynolette SC is codynolette92
    Codyn92 Codyn92
    22-25, M
    1 Response Apr 20
    I have to say this.. ep had helped me a lot.. from here i made some graleat friends for life.. i learned a lot.. helped a few...still continuing the good work.. i must say,i would...
    nixf1 nixf1
    22-25, F
    Apr 20
    So many things I could free myself of but don't. Do I simply not do so because I am weak? Or is the excuse of procrastination be used because I am weak? I am weak yet not. You are...
    GrinchFairy GrinchFairy
    16-17
    Apr 20
    Be written something similar to this. I've had a lot of intentions on this site. Some bad, but one thing I've always done is committing to inspiring and helping people. I'm lazy...
    LeahLovee LeahLovee
    70+, F
    8 Responses Apr 19
    ok, I never thought of posting this but since ep is closing I thought it would help It was two years ago that this happened, but it started much before that, a friend of mine. in...
    guiltyofinnocence guiltyofinnocence
    18-21, T
    2 Responses Apr 18
    From the further I can remember to now, I've always hated myself. I've always compared myself to every girl around me. It's nothing new to me, that feeling of inferiority. Less...
    livingdeadsoul61 livingdeadsoul61
    18-21, F
    7 Responses Apr 18
    I was born in raised in Small Little Racist **** Town, California. The place where old people come to retire, and young folks find themselves locked in a web of meth and heroin...
    NoWhereToFlyTo NoWhereToFlyTo
    18-21, F
    Apr 18
    i wish my life would be full of happiness but it's opposite of that no happiness 😔 I'm turning 19 in 2 months. From the childhood till now i never experienced what is happiness...
    alwaysthereforY0u alwaysthereforY0u
    18-21, M
    Apr 18
    Losing almost everything or just not having enough will humble you even depress you Almost guaranteed. My life is really challenging for me now. I resigned from a good job...
    toniyl toniyl
    36-40, F
    Apr 17
    Just talking to a friend... I have a new job temporarily just picking up food. Sometimes people can be rude when they see you are a courier. The worst one was like just get your...
    toniyl toniyl
    36-40, F
    2 Responses Apr 17
    Well guys. I had an appointment with a therapist today, she thinks I should be diagnosed with PTSD. I don't think so though, soldiers go through way more, survivors of shootings go...
    EridianaAndErin EridianaAndErin
    13-15, F
    Apr 17
    birthday tomorrow and my fiance can't celebrate with me..
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    6 Responses Apr 17
    u know, I feel low once again.. I am just so messed up..how I wish that one relation worked..i was told I need a dom..and he could be the only one I would completely agree to..i...
    BrokenSB BrokenSB
    22-25, F
    1 Response Apr 17
    Men are in charge of conducting themselves wisely when a woman offers herself to them. Just because a woman decides to give you a chance, to believe in you, to follow you and love...
    niceguycursed niceguycursed
    31-35, M
    Apr 16
    i find it just totaly disgusting how people never give others a chance so what if their trying to better themselves ? its been 6 months im trying t ofind a job with no successs i...
    MyraTomPhil MyraTomPhil
    26-30, F
    1 Response Apr 16
    I regret a lot of my past and it comes back to haunt me every day. There were guys I should have never dated but I wasn't confident enough to say no. There were girls I wanted as...
    lilpoetbear lilpoetbear
    26-30, F
    1 Response Apr 15
    "faded roses" faded roses on the wallpaper leaves bent back in an imagined wind fingerprints of a thunderstorm cling to the wet image she says it was a lovely thought that gave...
    mudmen mudmen
    70+
    1 Response Apr 15
    I want to know your opinion about those moms who didn't has that chances to be themselves before having a family and kids !! what do you think about those moms saying that they...
    daniela222 daniela222
    26-30, F
    Apr 15
    Not too many people cared much about what I thought about things when I was in the world. A lot of people really didn't concern themselves with me, I didn't stand out. I was more...
    niceguycursed niceguycursed
    31-35, M
    Apr 15
    I just wanted to thank EP and everyone on this site! After moving a couple of thousand miles to take care of my 90 y.o. parents who were in bad health( who have since passed away...
    Golondrinas Golondrinas
    56-60, M
    Apr 14
    We have become very familiar with EP. Whether aware or not, we have accepted it as a home/a playground, a scape from our realities. It became a refuge and a dumpster for things we...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    1 Response Apr 14
    You Never Allow Me To Express My Sadness When You Betrayed Me I'm sorry if you think that I am selfish even my friends didn't knew about this relationship I hope you can see what...
    SnowOnFleek SnowOnFleek
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Apr 14
    I admire people who have strong personalities. Strong not in a sense that they are just all brave and stuff, strong in a sense that they are literally displaying their identity...
    SparkofDecency SparkofDecency
    18-21, F
    5 Responses Apr 13
    Well, the biggest problem in the world right now is... I spoke to my cousin last night. I was fishing for a problem in the world right now, one she might want to solve. She is...
    cloudsoflife cloudsoflife
    26-30, M
    Apr 13
    Sensitive people are the most genuine and honest people you will ever meet. There is nothing they won’t tell you about themselves if they trust your kindness. However, the moment...
    hazaramujahideen hazaramujahideen
    70+, F
    Apr 12
    So I see people are trying to post more experiences and let more things off their chest and telling their stories before EP closes. So I decided, hey, I might as well join the...
    jaeger053 jaeger053
    16-17
    Apr 12
    My insecurities always seem to ruin a good thing. I wish people could understand me. I can't always give you what you want, when you want it and I feel bad. I feel I'm not good...
    lovesthenightsky lovesthenightsky
    26-30, F
    2 Responses Apr 11
    I'm not gay but for some reason I get interested in listening to LGBT members being brave enough to admit that they are gay. I understand it takes alot of guts to do that because...
    Tagstar2000 Tagstar2000
    13-15, M
    Apr 11
    Our society is dumbing you down little by little so that in the end you will actually crawl into that Matrix nursery willingly... the test is stuff like Clown Trump and...
    quantumike quantumike
    51-55, M
    Apr 11
    Christian Greed https://dochub.com/timesoftrouble/kWbzzO/christian-greed What can truly amaze a genuine believer that looks only to the Father is just how true his words on world...
    timesoftrouble timesoftrouble
    56-60, M
    1 Response Apr 11
    Christian Greed https://dochub.com/timesoftrouble/kWbzzO/christian-greed What can truly amaze a genuine believer that looks only to the Father is just how true his words on world...
    timesoftrouble timesoftrouble
    56-60, M
    Apr 11
    I think its rude as hell when people just pop up at my house unannounced!!!!! Like, seriously don't disrespect my privacy in that way. My fiance's friends live a block from us and...
    Msprissy Msprissy
    36-40, F
    2 Responses Apr 10
    Another weekend of hell is upon me and I honestly don't think I can take one more day. It is now 630am and I got 2 hours of sleep last night. I was rudely awoke at 330am because my...
    princesskitu princesskitu
    51-55, F
    Apr 9
    It seems that it´s because of the anonymity that many people on EP are more open and themselves than in really life.
    Loretta78 Loretta78
    36-40, F
    4 Responses Apr 9
    I have to! People laugh at me, I laugh at them and all is well with the world. I cannot stand folk who take themselves too seriously and people who worship money before humanity...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    3 Responses Apr 8
    "return to dust" dust floats in the still air otherworldly in the shafts of sunlight that slip silently onto the floor from the partially obscured window the curtain rustles...
    mudmen mudmen
    70+
    Apr 8
    I know things on EP are coming to a close but I thought I would share my testimony. I want to start by saying "life is short, too short to be unhappy". A lot of you where were I...
    AmazingPoet AmazingPoet
    41-45, M
    2 Responses Apr 7
    Unfortunately I learned from this lesson, not that I still don't help the less fortunate. I just had an experience from the past when I had such low self esteem.. N this woman that...
    DanaMonroe DanaMonroe
    31-35, F
    3 Responses Apr 7
    OPEN HEAVENS FELLOWSHIP DAILY DEVOTION YOU CAN KNOW EXACTLY WHAT TO DO Romans 8:14 For as many as are led by the Spirit of God, they are the sons of God. I have heard people...
    ganyoji ganyoji
    22-25, F
    Apr 6
    My family will talk bad about the people who work at drive-thrus, but I honestly feel for them. College is expensive, and plus professional careers are pretty pointless. There's...
    DreamOfAFox DreamOfAFox
    13-15, F
    1 Response Apr 6
    A person generally hates you for 3 reasons: 1) They want to be you. 2) They hate themselves. 3) They see you as a threat.
    iamsal iamsal
    13-15, F
    2 Responses Apr 5
    The one thing about being an addict is the way people respond to you when you tell them. Before I got this addiction i was pretty much a loner. I found happiness watching my...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    2 Responses Apr 4
    [From Vanya-Matryoshka's comics. I think that maybe, this is why I'm not happy. This is, so far, the most accurate description of how I feel these past months. If you feel the same...
    wherehorizonsmeet wherehorizonsmeet
    18-21, F
    1 Response Apr 4
    Im in college right now and somehow,no matter how hard i try to stay positive. I walk in that schoolbuilding with positive, driven, excited energy and come out very depressed and...
    djmane djmane
    18-21, M
    3 Responses Apr 4
    Preface: In many ways I am very fortunate. I have always led a very easy, cushy, pampered life. I have never had to contend with hunger, homelessness, poverty, deprivation, or...
    atpeacewithme atpeacewithme
    31-35
    Apr 3
    People are afraid of themselves, of their own reality; their feelings most of all. People talk about how great love is, but that's bullshit. Love hurts. Feelings are disturbing...
    Wantsfortomorrow Wantsfortomorrow
    41-45, F
    4 Responses Apr 2
    I am not really an exhibitionist, but I don't really have a problem with someone trying to see up my skirt. My husband is always doing that and I have even pointed out other girls...
    MadissonH MadissonH
    36-40, F
    1 Response Apr 2
    Not trying to be mean but I'm ghetto and proud of it??. preppy people sue I fight. preppy people get scared ghetto people dont. preppy people have the easy way in life ghetto...
    BabyK16 BabyK16
    13-15, F
    Apr 1
    I rent a 2 bedroom apartment, and I have for many years. I have waffles between living alone and having roommates a few times during my 5 year stay in this particular apartment...
    Nateindenver Nateindenver
    31-35, M
    3 Responses Apr 1
    As you may have read, EP will be closing down the site at the end of the month. I would like to invite everyone to a relatively new site that I like called omorashi.online. Go...
    ishatgoats ishatgoats
    36-40, M
    Apr 1
    I have been doing it my whole life... it has gotten me into some pretty nasty situations in the past.... but I can't help myself! I feel so strongly compelled to stick up for...
    TypicalPisces TypicalPisces
    36-40, F
    1 Response Mar 31
    People that treat women like objects disgust me. I am not your pleasure toy and neither are my friends. People that hurt (mentally or physically or sexually) make me throw up...
    KateTheStraightedge KateTheStraightedge
    18-21, F
    1 Response Mar 31
    Not that I care what any random stranger thinks of me. Hell, if they're so quick to judge then that's plenty reason not to care what they think. What bothers me is when people take...
    CarverReturns CarverReturns
    22-25, F
    5 Responses Mar 31
    Yesterday I had the worst experience on Facebook ever after 8 years using it. A post on my timeline was screen captured by someone on my friendlist and sent to a popular Facebook...
    Candace2Min Candace2Min
    22-25, F
    Mar 30
    The song is All Things Must Pass by George Harrison. It sums up so lyrically the cycle of life as normal and beautiful. The takeaway lesson from this song is that life is...
    Patmaster Patmaster
    41-45, M
    1 Response Mar 30
    I would love to be in a relationship again but with past relationships and how I was treated I question to many things like if I am good looking enough. If I am fun enough. what...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    2 Responses Mar 30
    For all those people out there that are looking to better themselves & their lifestyle, I suggest Herbalife! Herbalife has been such a great, positive impact on my life. It is...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    1 Response Mar 30
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