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I Want to Change My Life Completely

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    Doing the Best I Can For Me

    I`ve made the first steps. Moved to a new town, away from the negative people, the bad history and the mistakes. The new job starts in 9 days time. I really hope I can turn things around. No more drinking, being the town ****, being socially retarted, playing the victim, being...
    fullfigureozchick fullfigureozchick 18-21, F 2 Responses Jul 18, 2009

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    The Plan

    Cheers! I've decided to share my 'change myself' story, perhaps someone will get something useful from it. So first, I had the greatest opportunity to change my whole life months ago. I've left school, and started to learn at home. At the begining it was like hell. All my...
    killedmyplant killedmyplant 18-21, M 2 Responses Aug 6, 2011

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    If Wishes Could Come True.....

    If I could wish for anything, it would be, to turn into a VERY, VERY, VERY beautiful girl. I already made long stories, exclaiming my wishes, and everything I feel. But now I'll just tell you the short, to the point story. I am a boy, something I really wish god didn’t do. I...
    confessionstotell confessionstotell 13-15, M Jan 23, 2011

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    Time To Change..

    I woke up this morning and looked in the mirror, and didnt know who I was looking at. I need to make a change. I know what I believe, what I preach, But recently, I havent been acting by it. I got caught up in trying to get ahead, and lost touch with the people near me. I need to...
    TheSwagHippie TheSwagHippie 18-21, M Apr 6, 2011

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    Why Can't I...

    I want to chnage things about my life. I know what they are.I understand what they are. I know the benmefits to these chnages and I want to experience those benefits. I really, really do... but I am lacking with either willpower, discipline or some other thing (maybe even all 3...
    aniave aniave 31-35, F 4 Responses Jan 17, 2012

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    Goal Setting Session

    Ok so today I was very slack and took a day off work. Maybe to be accountable to myself I've created a list of goals for the next 6 months. It should have been done about 2 months ago but here it is. I wish there was a way to remind myself when I get close to reaching each goal...
    OttoTao OttoTao 26-30, M 1 Response Dec 26, 2012

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    Becoming My Opposite

    When I See myself.. I see a perpetual virgin. A man who all the females would love to marry, but not court. I see myself maybe becoming the slave to some ungrateful cheating cow when I am 40... why because I have no idea how get females. I want to become the other side of the...
    ForgottenMale ForgottenMale 26-30, M Apr 25, 2011

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    I Want to Be Someone Else; Somewhere Else.

    Sometimes I wish I could just take the bare minimum; the things that mean the most to me, pack up my car, and leave.  I wish I could start all over again.  I wish I was brave enough to take the risk to change everything. New life. New job. New home. New...
    HerOdyssey HerOdyssey 36-40, F 5 Responses Feb 25, 2009

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    Change.

    As I'm sitting alone in my room, surrounded by the suffocating darkness, i stare at my wall. Nothing has changed. What has been achieved from my attempt to start? Emptying out my whole wallet for a group of people i Don't really care for, but only hoped they would be a ladder to...
    UnexpectedThings UnexpectedThings 18-21 Nov 11, 2013

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    Not Completely... But A Few Things Really Need To Go..

    I need to drop the "Soon to be" part of my stbx.... I need to call more people on their bs and remove them from my life... Maybe spend more time thinking about my needs and wants... Maybe spend less time trying to change and just making it happen already...I am sure there will be...
    DeeLisa DeeLisa 31-35 1 Response Dec 26, 2012

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    Unhappy With My Life

    Where to start?  All of our money is gone and we are behind in our taxes on our house thanks to bad decisions husband made without consulting me.  Continue to struggle trying to work out things with the mortgage company etc.,,,  I am so beaten down.  Working a dead end job...
    lprettylolamae lprettylolamae 56-60, F 2 Responses Dec 29, 2010

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    Not What But When

    I know exactly how I want to change. But for some reason I can't do it. I want to stop being a b**** to people, I want to show who I really am, and I want to be happy. I know that I am in control of all of those things but for some reason the wall I built around me gets higher...
    shesaidshewrote shesaidshewrote 16-17, F 1 Response Aug 10, 2012

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    I just feel like I'm not LIVING

    as much as I could be. First things first new location.... But I can barely decide that. I also want a bf or gf lol because I'm not picky at all. Last but not least, a new body. I'm working on that one though. 10 lbs down 🙌🙌 whoo hoo
    lolabaybee lolabaybee 22-25, F May 23, 2014

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    To Leap? Or Not To Leap?

    I have a good life. Amidst all my mistakes and imperfections I am fortunate to still be able to say that. Without the great safety net of my family, friends and boyfriend, I should be living a much worse life. So how do I leave it all behind and start new? I am in the middle of...
    LovelyLama LovelyLama 22-25, F 1 Response Jul 28, 2012

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    I Want To Change My Life.

    From tomorrow I am going to change the way I live my life, for me. I am going to give my life direction and purpose. I'm 32 years old and I feel completely unforfilled . I try my best to keep everyone else happy and agree with everything people say. When I awake tomorrow my aim...
    Longer32 Longer32 31-35 Oct 5, 2012

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    Dammit

    My first story began about how i decided to take another day off from my new job thats paying $27 per hour. Full time too so thats about $1000 a week in my account. Then i pressed the wrong buttons on my keyboard and lost it all. So Annoying So anyway, im over it. Here it is...
    OttoTao OttoTao 26-30, M 4 Responses Dec 26, 2012

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    How Can I Be Happy?

    I wish I could feel like a confident and beautiful woman, I wish I could have real friends, I wish I could get along better with my dad, I wish I could fall in love with a boy (and he could love me back), I wish I could fall in love with my career, I wish I could fall in love...
    danonino0o danonino0o 18-21, F 2 Responses Jun 19, 2011

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    The Rice Cooker

    Hit or miss. Trial and error. Guess and learn. For as long as i can remember, I've never really been able to get the rice cooked right. How hard could it be to cook rice, you might ask? See, with a gas stove, the kind where the flames are very easy to burn things, there is no...
    OttoTao OttoTao 26-30, M Mar 7, 2013

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    All I Want To Know Is Why?

    Do you ever look at your life and ask why? Why do such events occur and why is it happening to you? I ask myself that each and everyday. Does it mean that I am self centred and I should be grateful for what I have? Every day is a battle for me. I wake up, wondering what the day...
    nadine17 nadine17 18-21, F 1 Response Feb 4, 2013

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    I Don't Recognize Myself Anymore

    I just want to change so many things in my life.  My career, where I live, my money situation. I used to be so motivated, had a great career, saved a lot of money.  Now, after spending several years escaping through alcohol and drugs, I have been sober 2 years and now...
    life101 life101 41-45, M 4 Responses Apr 7, 2008

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    What's This?

    Are we a bunch of loosers or we aim for something here?...I wish i could erase my life and start over ...is that because i am loosing my self confidence ...or because i just woke up one day and i realised that all i been dooing fiew years ago was fighting to get to wat i have...
    elena27 elena27 26-30 1 Response Jul 17, 2009

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    Change My Life

    Change my life, It's happening soon, Movin' out, New start, Can't wait, Won't know myself, The freedom, Livin' ones live, The way ones always wanted, What joy, That day will bring.
    lazycrazybasket lazycrazybasket 46-50, M Feb 28, 2012

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    I used to have all of these aspirations, but now I just want friends. Life is too open-ended and scary without people to lean on a little.
    kchip11 kchip11 22-25, M May 8

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    I decided last year that I didn't like the direction my life was going so I made the choice to change it completely. I started back at university to retrain in a different field...
    Gemma1990 Gemma1990 22-25, F 1 Response May 4

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    Recently having to remove myself from a toxic relationship , I sacrificed everything for someone to help them, we grew close emotionally physically but on the side she had apparent...
    Renevatio Renevatio 22-25, M May 8

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    Guys I need some help and some advise. Be kind please I'm very fragile. 6 weeks ago my boyfriend and best friend of two years left me. Heartbroken doesn't even begin to cover it...
    Lostnemo Lostnemo 18-21, F 2 Responses May 4

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    Whatever mankind decides to believe, is his choice, but whichever way he decides to believe, won't change God's plans for our future, in the least. If you don't want to believe in...
    ArtLover01 ArtLover01 66-70, F May 2

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    Sometimes in life we are faces with very difficult and hard decisions. Some for the bad; some for the better. But you never know what they might be until you make them. Inside...
    Haywee123 Haywee123 22-25, F May 10

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    When I graduated college a year ago, I thought I had my life all figured out. I had a good job right out of college and I had plenty of friends and family who were living near-by...
    dardanelles dardanelles 22-25, M May 10

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    I am completely confused about my life right now. I don't know. I've already told myself to think positive, but what am I doing? I'm all broken and I feel like nothing. My great...
    iiAmethystii iiAmethystii 13-15, F May 13

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    well, be aware. Getting help online can become addictive. I'm 36 now and I've been using the internet actively since 2002. I used to go through depression a lot. And then I'd seek...
    molde molde 36-40, M May 2

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    I lost my talent. It was misery. I was an expert in misery, writing to strangers worldwide giving advice and flawlessly understanding their situations and what they could do about...
    cloudsoflife cloudsoflife 26-30, M May 5

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    My thoughts on this I want to be completely his, with every part of me.... I want him to give me every single ounce of his manliness ... Make me his for always to share our gift of...
    nicegirlinaz nicegirlinaz 36-40, F 2 Responses a week ago

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    I'm bored but I feel like I can't do anything productive lately, so I guess I'll just write down some random things about me here. I pick 50 because 100 things about me is just too...
    Laluna29 Laluna29 70+ 1 Response 5 days ago

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    One thing that I really have wanted in life is a best friend. When I was little I had a girl that I was really close with, we were best friends I told her everything then as we got...
    Babygirl3799 Babygirl3799 16-17, F May 10

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    I weighed myself this morning, and I'm down an additional 2 pounds. That's a total of 32 pounds. I can now run a whole mile without stopping. 6 weeks ago I couldn't even run 1/4...
    PapaSun56 PapaSun56 18-21, M 1 Response May 22

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    all i want from life just having fun and hanging with my love holding her hand teasing each other and laughing eat ice-cream and stealing a kiss from her from time to time...
    Lilyalexandergia Lilyalexandergia 18-21, F May 9

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    Ok, I actually did this: 1. I'm from an *** background 2. im 5'11, I wish i was just one inch taller so i could say I'm 6' 3. i look like I'm 14 4. i weigh 137 5. I'm worried that...
    Zaxel Zaxel 18-21, M 7 Responses May 23

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    I'm so afraid that I'll grow up to live a boring and lack luster life just like some of my family members. I don't want to be broke forever. I don't want to get stuck in a dead end...
    VerucaRose VerucaRose 26-30, F 1 Response May 19

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    I lost myself. It's so difficult to admit this to myself. I wish i could just up and leave this life and start a new life. Where i don't have to feel depressed, sad, helpless and...
    defiantheart defiantheart 26-30, F 1 Response May 21

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    Dignity 1. The moment you realize that the person you cared for has nothing intellectually or spiritually to offer you, but a headache. 2. The moment you realize God had greater...
    andreagrass13 andreagrass13 22-25, F May 22

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    I want to imagine myself with tan skin doing charity work in a less privileged corner of the world whilst writing my books as I stay in a small quaint village. I want to imagine...
    honestlyanonymouslyme honestlyanonymouslyme 22-25, F 1 Response May 23

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    Live a '' want to '' life not a '' have to'' life.
    Elaina12 Elaina12 18-21, F May 14

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    Need to be honest...I see everyone progressing in life and reaching goals. I honestly think I have no goals for myself and I don't really know what I want in life. I think that's...