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I Want to Change My Life

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    Well i have everything i mean i go to school,hang out whith my friends,go out i have no limits but the thing is since my mother passed away i had to take over,at age of 15 two monthes before my 16th birthday she passed away since then i cook,i clean the house,look after my...
    deleted deleted 26-30 6 Responses Mar 27, 2013

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    I wish life had a reset button I've made some

    bad choices so far in life to which install regret now
    stephenh95 stephenh95 18-21, M Feb 1

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    I don't want people to recognize me

    for who I am right now. I want to make huge changes that will shock people and make them wish they stayed by my side. I'm done being treated like an invisible nobody. I am somebody and I won't let people treat me like this anymore. I am weak but I feel strong and I won't let...
    Diamondgirly Diamondgirly 18-21, F 3 Responses Aug 4, 2014

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    I make really ****** decisions

    and people get hurt because of them. I hate myself sometimes.
    ksgirl11 ksgirl11 18-21, F Aug 26, 2014

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    .....i dont know if this will ever make any

    sense. still writing this though. i wanna make a big change in my life, that i shoulve done before.. i have tried to make it but i guess i was too weak to fight too weak to start anew too weak to face new challenges.. i want to be me. myself that ive lost to someone.. i...
    aquamonkey aquamonkey 22-25, F Sep 13, 2014

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    Its up to the human to make

    that happen, life isn't hard or easy it isn't sad or happy, it is a series of events to which we as humans are able react to in a million different ways depending on the situation. Change your view point and you might find happiness in every moment of your life.
    TheCreatorOfAll TheCreatorOfAll 18-21, M 1 Response Sep 26, 2014

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    I want to change. I want to be living,

    really living and not just surviving. I feel like I lost my way at some point and now I feel lost. I wanna find my way back again.. I want to have a reason to live again. I wanna be happy again, to be full of life and joy in the things I do. I wanna love and be loved. I don't...
    kangaroo02 kangaroo02 16-17, F 1 Response Oct 26, 2014

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    i thought im the only one

    but i realize that a lot of people have the same problem everyday is the same day the faces the places and the same mood the routine is killing me and i don't know how to escape it i feel like im wasting my life.
    danougi danougi 18-21, M Feb 12

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    I have been studying in UK

    for the last 4 years. I am 21 years old and in this year i finish my MSc in Finance. I am a very closed person, having sacrificed the last 4 years studying. No close friends, no hobbies, nothing. Right now i am very disappointed from my life. I cant say that all these years of...
    thisonetime13 thisonetime13 22-25, M Nov 1, 2014

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    It's time for a new change,

    to accept the help I have and get the help I need. -no more suicidal thoughts -no more lying to everyone in my life -try to make my relationships with people 50/50 and not make it about me. - don't be so needy and clingy -love myself (that's a must) One of my favorite quotes...
    ClassicGamer22 ClassicGamer22 22-25, M 4 Responses May 31, 2014

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    I want to change how I look,

    I want to start running again, I want to start playing Volleyball, I want to start learning a new thing online, I want to study and get back to school. I need to be serious, and I'm not a kid anymore, my dad just can not force me to do things anymore, I have to force myself to...
    Theworldisminenow Theworldisminenow 18-21, F 4 Responses Oct 14, 2014

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    Who wouldn't ? I wanna go live I Hawaii

    and have sex and party everyday
    Answeringyou35 Answeringyou35 18-21, F 1 Response Jul 22, 2014

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    So do I. A purposeless existence

    and wasting a life filled only with apathy and depression which is on it's way to despair...**** I'm even smoking now which is something I'm against. There must be more and I'm trying to win this war but I'm losing myself in the battle. I'm almost forgetting who I am, or what...
    ForTheFallen ForTheFallen 22-25, M 1 Response Dec 27, 2014

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    I Want To Change My Life

    hi thank you for reading . i am 43 male live in london UK. i still live with my Mother of 63 and her 60 year old partner , its difficult. they are old people, they bring me down, they depress me with their lifestyles. dont get me wrong , i love my mom, i always will, but her...
    defoekeane defoekeane 36-40, M 1 Response Jul 21, 2013

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    I know exactly what i need to do in order to

    reach my goals, but i allow myself to become easily distracted by things that don't benefit me. They just become major and minor setbacks. So i really just need to get focused on me only. **** everybody else ?? lol...
    Andrea408 Andrea408 22-25 Nov 5, 2014

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    seasons change, situations change,

    people change. everything changes..over time, i will stop caring and over time i will be twice as stronger than i am today. i will not roar like a tiger anymore, i will roar like dinosaur ! i will burn my world and crush my own reality and create a brand new world for me, for...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Feb 20

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    New job, new wardrobe,

    new body, new decisions. 2015 is going to be a great year.
    Lovecurious Lovecurious 41-45, M 1 Response Dec 27, 2014

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    I'm having a problem with finding myself.

    . There are times when I just freeze and I do not know what I want to do or to say.. What should I do? :( i do not know what i want in this life? How do u find urself? How do u find what u want in this life? How do u help discover urself?
    kangaroo02 kangaroo02 16-17, F 2 Responses Nov 2, 2014

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    I can't wait for 2015 to begin because

    as soon as the 1st jan comes, I'll be going to gym 5 x a week. changing my diet and hopefully become a better me!!!
    fOrEvErYoURs321 fOrEvErYoURs321 26-30, F 5 Responses Dec 27, 2014

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    If there was a door leading to a whole new

    different life I would walk through it
    Brookedrumm Brookedrumm 16-17, F 1 Response Nov 2, 2014

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    Changes In My Life - Part 1

    Many people talk about wanting to change their lives. Usually because they don’t like the life they have. Nothing wrong with that, right? Life is all about change, right? My life isn’t perfect, it’s far from charmed. I have my share of problems just like everybody else...
    xxRoom101xx xxRoom101xx 41-45, M 1 Response Mar 28, 2013

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    Changing My Life Would Snap Me Out Of Depression

    I moved in with my partner when I was really young. I was 18. I stopped my studies, we couldn't afford it if we want to live together and my parents, well they don't agree with my decisions so they won't support me with anything. That is what his parents feel too. And we don't...
    cataleyarestrepo cataleyarestrepo 26-30, F 3 Responses Jul 8, 2013

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    I been doing the same stuff

    for years am still hiding my true self from family and friends I want to change but it's hard :/
    DarkTheFox DarkTheFox 16-17, M Feb 10

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    I'm a smoker and i want to quit!

    Because i want to stay healthy with my life!
    JacksonLZK JacksonLZK 18-21, M Dec 8, 2013

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    I feel so much better

    after a run.
    ksgirl11 ksgirl11 18-21, F 2 Responses Jul 28, 2014

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    For being 18 years old,

    I have a lot of health problems. I'm 5'8" and 170lbs. I'm uncomfortable with the way I look and feel. I'm a hypochondriac, so naturally when I have an ailment, I look up what can be done about it. I would get pissed that every time I would look up what was bothering me that...
    mattihope mattihope 18-21, F 1 Response Jul 23, 2014

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    i have a strong desire to change myself,

    to be better, but i also have this desperate need to love myself as i am
    Alicolette Alicolette 13-15, F 1 Response Nov 16, 2014

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    Recently I turned 50 years old.

    Since then, I've been taking stock in my life and I've found that many things are not as I want or need them to be. I have a job that requires a lot of time. I usually work 12/14 hours a day. I noticed that I'm taking care of everyone else's needs but mine. I am not living the...
    Sweetie64 Sweetie64 46-50, F 4 Responses Apr 21, 2014

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    Ever felt sad, genuinely sad,

    and didn't know what to do about it? I really want things to be different. There was a time in my life when I was surrounded by friends and always had people to talk to. Now it seems I'm no one's first choice, ever, and I'm all alone. I know I'm young and things have a way of...
    downer12 downer12 16-17, M Sep 13, 2014

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    My Introduction

    I do not know if anyone would read this or care but I feel the need to write out my own thoughts and feelings about the present moment and hopefully look back in a few years to see if my life is moving forward or not. I am currently a 24 year old male that goes to college at the...
    Destined2MakeIt Destined2MakeIt 22-25, M 2 Responses Aug 14, 2012

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    I'm feeling very meh lately.

    I don't know how else to describe it. And I shouldn't feel that way. Because I have a good life with good people in it. But I can't help it. I feel stuck. And down. And ugly in every way, mentally and physically. I can't explain it. And don't expect people to read this. I just...
    ksgirl11 ksgirl11 18-21, F Aug 16, 2014

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    I woke up today with a strong mentality today.

    I have always complained about being overweight and whatnot and well today will/is the day that I'm going to change my life and my lifestyle. A year ago I lost 20lbs and was, I guess, satisfied. I got sick and they had me take 16 pills a day, that included steroids. So I...
    beyondthebluesea beyondthebluesea 18-21, F Jul 24, 2014

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    a few hours ago i was on facebook

    and i saw a picture of a couple and i thought to myself "wow how on earth did he get her?" then a few minutes after, i was on instagram and saw a photo of another couple and thought "oh goodness why would she go with him?" and then suddenly, out of nowhere, i got mad at myself...
    Stefanie321 Stefanie321 18-21, F 3 Responses Dec 27, 2014

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    Changes In My Life - Part 3

    After the funeral I made a new decision for change. I was the executer of Mum’s estate so it fell to me to dispose of her assets and distribute the proceeds as she had wished. While I was organising all of that, I decided that I was going to liquidate all of my assets also. I...
    xxRoom101xx xxRoom101xx 41-45, M 3 Responses Mar 28, 2013

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    santees santees 26-30, M Sep 19, 2014

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    I'm so shy , I want to change I cant talk to

    girls , I feel like girls from another plant , I want to make good conversation , I'm also find problem with strange and new people .
    Ihabq8 Ihabq8 22-25, M Nov 2, 2014

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    For The Better

    I want to work on improving myself so that I can be of use to others who are going through what I have been through. I have hated myself for way too long and the inner child within me is suffering. I can't do that to her any longer. I will love her and take care of her from now...
    SpiritOfTheRabbit SpiritOfTheRabbit 31-35, F 1 Response Mar 25, 2010

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    I want to change the way I talk to people.

    I want to ask them how they are. I want to make sure they're okay before we enter conversation. I want to change the way I walk. I want to walk with confidence, even if it's the last thing I feel. I want to walk with courage, like I'm going somewhere. I want to change the...
    acorn288 acorn288 16-17, F 1 Response Oct 25, 2014

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    You can't change the past

    and people might hate their past but it is what makes you you. I have a bad past but without it I would not be the person I am today
    dominick6 dominick6 13-15, M Sep 13, 2014

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    2015's here and I still don't know how to twerk.

    I therefore believe that twerking will change my life :D
    SweeterThanToblerone SweeterThanToblerone 13-15, F 2 Responses Jan 5

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    I want to change my life.

    I want to find myself happier, healthier, and more prioritized by the end of summer. I want to feel more confident, more in control, more fearless, more steady. I just want to make the changes.
    kshaps44 kshaps44 18-21, F 4 Responses Apr 27, 2014

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    I Know No One Cares But....

    I'm going to get it out anyway.The last few days I'm come to an 'epiphany' of sorts. I hate my life (no, that's not it. I've know that). However alot of the things I hate were brought about by changes I had a direct impact on. Work, Love, Location, State of mind, Mental state...
    amodelcitizen amodelcitizen 36-40, M 8 Responses Oct 17, 2012

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    I hope one day I wake up

    and my whole life was just a dream.
    Brookedrumm Brookedrumm 16-17, F 1 Response Nov 2, 2014

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    I don't want to be The Silent Guy anymore.

    All my life that is what they called me and now all I want is to be just like them, not silent but sociable. To be someone others can depend upon and for me to have fans all over. My ideal is to write but wouldn't that make me a friends for the wrong reasons?
    UnconditionallyGone UnconditionallyGone 16-17, M 3 Responses Sep 18, 2014

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    I want to be one of these people who

    when they're not happy, they say! When somebody ****** them off they tell them! And if they have a question they ask it! But I find it so hard /:
    BulletproofLoneliness BulletproofLoneliness 18-21, F Sep 21, 2014

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    Has anyone ever just wanted to,

    I don't know, completely start over? Do everything different. Do everything you were afraid of. Try again, but make it better. Make your life a greater one. One that you wouldn't want to start over with. That's what I want. I'm barely 17 and I'm already filled with regrets...
    Canonomousjay Canonomousjay 18-21, M 2 Responses Jan 2, 2014

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    So I have noticed my changes in eating.

    I have limited myself only to an amount and not binge eat like I normally do. I think this is great because like a really good friend on here once told me "Take baby steps" and that's what I'm doing. I haven't exercised but I will get to work soon. I'm going on vacation...
    beyondthebluesea beyondthebluesea 18-21, F 2 Responses Jul 26, 2014

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    Anyone here ever feel like this: I am

    so ready for a change in my life, but my life is not ready to change yet. I feel kind of like I am a sitting duck in my current situation because I have made the decision to change, and I can't wait for the changes to happen, but it is not all up to me, and I have to be patient...
    JoannaBe JoannaBe 41-45, F 4 Responses Feb 11, 2014

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