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I Want to Change My Life Completely

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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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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 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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    Related Experiences

    You know that feeling when you know your life isn't going well and you know you have to change things completely? That's how i feel but I'm having trouble escaping the rut I am...
    lonelyhooligan lonelyhooligan 16-17, M 2 Responses a week ago

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    Recently got out of a relationship and it's been incredibly hard. I've decided to change my life. I have removed her from my life completely as I can, I've started running 5k about...
    Kekamba Kekamba 22-25, M 2 Responses Mar 9

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    I'm really thinking about going to learn French in Paris or Nice for a couple of months. Because that's all I can afford unfortunately... But there's a lot at stake, my dad would...
    Deda0505 Deda0505 22-25, F 8 Responses Mar 3

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    Life is so short. Time is so limited. That's what makes it so valuable. Time is life. It's worth more than gold...or oil. Unlimited demand. Only one single nonrenewable supply...
    shannonymous shannonymous 18-21, F 1 Response Mar 9

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    I should be sad. If I was happy that would make me some kind of psychopath. I have learned to be calm. I can still smile and genuinely laugh. Sometimes, I believe I'm going to...
    adianoeta adianoeta 26-30, F 4 Responses Mar 21

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    I love my wife, but I hate my life. The only way I can see to change the things I want changed, is for us to go our separate ways. We don't see eye to eye on where we want to live...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Mar 10

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    I have talked about this dream house of mine a lot on here. It seems to be the only thing I think about lately. Maybe because part of me knows it would change my whole perspective...
    DreamCloud17 DreamCloud17 18-21, F Mar 19

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    I want my life to be similar to fantasy books. It's not so much that I live in a fantasy. It's more that I crave adventure, crave something completely out of the ordinary...
    HyperactiveLauren HyperactiveLauren 16-17, F 3 Responses Mar 2

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    Sometimes I just gaze into the mirror, staring back at my reflection. As I look into my eyes all I can see is hurt and pain, misery caused by myself and to myself, as if the life...
    lisa2047 lisa2047 13-15, F Mar 4

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    You have to love yourself. We're told this as we grow up, as we go through the changes in life. We're eventually pushed through enough obstacles in life that we learn that we...
    undefinable1295 undefinable1295 18-21, F Mar 1

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    I decided to create an instagram profile with healthy lifestyle and clean eating. I need a few first followers to get the profile working. Is there anyone who wants to change...
    Kaoli Kaoli 16-17, F Mar 8

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    because of my mum and stepdad I have missed out on everything. I have had to be a second mum for my sister's because they choose not to. I have lost every friendship/relationship I...
    chelle068 chelle068 18-21, F 1 Response Mar 14

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    I'm trying to to change but these old habits die hard. I swear to god I want better life for myself. Been starting to take little steps . Honestly I am scared and use to doing what...
    ShaneStoner ShaneStoner 22-25, M Mar 17

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    It's not a constant thing alright, sometimes distractions and escapism through being here helps and the supportive friends and people who tried to understand. But I realize right...
    EnvysEnemy EnvysEnemy 22-25, F 2 Responses Mar 16

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    I am not so content with my current life. I reject the soft comforts of modern living. I itch to live in nature, surrounded by trees, by beauty. I want to run, tumble through the...
    trippyfaerie trippyfaerie 16-17, F Mar 8

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    Why is suicide frowned upon by so many? some people are stronger than others, some deal with things better but those of us who can't handle this life should be given the...
    crabspanner crabspanner 36-40, M 1 Response Mar 4

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    Well most people I've met want to have a normal life like wake up go to office have family and then die .. But I don't wanna be like that to me it seems boring. My dream is to...
    spdf999 spdf999 18-21, F 2 Responses Mar 18

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    I want to be happy. I want a little place of my own filled with the things that make me happy. I want a life overflowing with love, laughter, honesty and communication. I want...
    abrokenlittlegirl abrokenlittlegirl 46-50, F 6 Responses Mar 10

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    I want a life where I can still be goofy and cute with my wife building forts with blankets and pillows and just have tickle fights and cuddle and kiss and just enjoy the little...
    Enjoyinglife22 Enjoyinglife22 18-21, M 1 Response Mar 19

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    I want to break free and run far far away... have been thinking the same long time ago... just too weak to have any courage... I want my life easy as it goes...
    idoloveu idoloveu 22-25, F 1 Response Mar 17

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    I care more about my parents think of me and how they want my life to be more than I do myself.
    Girllool Girllool 16-17, F Mar 19

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    One day we're all going to die, so do what you want in life... You'll die anyway. Be happy.
    KizzyLeah KizzyLeah 16-17, F Mar 21