I Want to Force Myself to Draw Something Every Day

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    Reclaiming My Passion...

      My name is Michelle. I started drawing "fat" stick figures since I was 4. I eventually majored in Visual Arts and work as a production manager for a military newspaper. I design, write, photograph, illustrate and do many other creative things but I don't draw any more...
    bugzy88 bugzy88
    41-45, F
    1 Response Nov 28, 2011

    Getting Back Into It

    I've always been a creative person, voted "Most Artistic" in high school, and so on. I went to an art college and majored in illustration. I graduated 5 years ago and went straight to work in IT. I've hardly drawn or painted anything since. Growing up, drawing was...
    mkelar mkelar
    31-35, M
    1 Response Aug 24, 2009

    Yes, Please!

    I really need to do this. I've been putting off my paintings and drawings for months! Not only is it because I can't find the time...but also because I'm getting lazy. -_- ughhh.
    DarkAngel123 DarkAngel123
    18-21, F
    3 Responses Aug 10, 2010

    I Really Try

     Sometimes I just can't though. I'm so lazy! xD And sometimes I'm just busy. But I've made kind of a new goal to complete a decent picture about once a week. I've wasted a lot of time on computer games, but sometimes i really just need that pure entertainment. And...
    BrownEyedMystery BrownEyedMystery
    18-21
    1 Response May 10, 2009

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    This is going to be my last Experience Project post on this website. The site has given me so much over the years. I'm not gonna emphasize on this much, because I already did on...
    TheMasterMan1 TheMasterMan1
    16-17, M
    Apr 21
    In the middle of the journey of life, I came to myself within a dark wood where the straight way was lost. -Dante I may have lost myself somewhere along this long road home, or...
    KikFindme12thNumber KikFindme12thNumber
    22-25, M
    Apr 20
    I just returned today here in EP, and then I saw the notice, I didn't' expect this. Cause everybtime I feel bad and want to ask something, I post here EP isn't boring for me you...
    princessmjhane princessmjhane
    22-25, F
    Apr 20
    this place was beautiful.. and most of all, it helped me find soo many friends.. I will miss this place..
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    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
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    Tuggi Tuggi
    26-30, M
    Apr 20
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    Cierzo Cierzo
    41-45, M
    1 Response Apr 20
    Ep was a fun place to be,and now we are losing this precious site.I would like to thank ep a lot for helping me meet people,helping me to make friendships that meant a lot to me...
    111rosy560 111rosy560
    13-15, F
    1 Response Apr 19
    Ok so when did people get the idea that it's ok to compare your life someone else's. Hmm? Just because I am not out there, homeless and starving with no clothes on my back does not...
    HeadInTheCloudz HeadInTheCloudz
    13-15, F
    1 Response Apr 19
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    31-35, F
    3 Responses Apr 19
    Today is a good day, because I am still here.
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    18-21, F
    1 Response Apr 18
    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
    This is gonna be a pretty long rant, sorry. You have been warned though. I'm 22, about to turn 23 in a couple of months, and I feel like I'm completely lost. I'm living with my...
    cyberwhat cyberwhat
    22-25, M
    1 Response Apr 18
    You are God and I am not. so take your place above my life I'm holding on to your plan! my life is not my own so come and take control.. cuz you alone are good!! you are good all...
    yayepisoverimsad yayepisoverimsad
    22-25, F
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    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Apr 17
    behind my back there is a monster reveals itself on dark silent nights preaching sinful fantasies back of my mind my beating heart and restless soul testifies, my condition...
    anotherclone anotherclone
    31-35, M
    Apr 17
    Do you have this on your mind? That you don't deserve happiness, That everyone deserves someone better than you, How to deal with this?how to get my self confidence back?
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    18-21, F
    1 Response Apr 17
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    4 Responses Apr 16
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    helpmegetfatter helpmegetfatter
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    1 Response Apr 16
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    thendofmisery thendofmisery
    22-25, F
    1 Response Apr 15
    AliAlien AliAlien
    22-25
    Apr 15
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    LozzyFromRome LozzyFromRome
    46-50, M
    1 Response Apr 15
    anxiety attacks that lead to purging
    thatslovely17 thatslovely17
    18-21, F
    1 Response Apr 14
    EVER REMEMBER THIS - - > JESUS LOVES YOU.
    Lincoln98 Lincoln98
    16-17, M
    Apr 14
    EVER REMEMBER THIS - - > JESUS LOVES YOU.
    Lincoln98 Lincoln98
    16-17, M
    Apr 14
    EVER REMEMBER THIS - - > JESUS LOVES YOU.
    Lincoln98 Lincoln98
    16-17, M
    Apr 14
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    56-60, M
    Apr 14
    I will post every day until EP is no more....who's with me?!
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    41-45, M
    2 Responses Apr 14
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    cableguy73 cableguy73
    51-55, T
    2 Responses Apr 13
    God does it again. He nudges me from my work schedule and gives me time to write this. As I sit down and stare at EP in its last days, God's grace has led me to write; to make...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    1 Response Apr 13
    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
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    FreeFallWall FreeFallWall
    22-25, M
    Apr 11
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    silentsimp silentsimp
    16-17, F
    Apr 10
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    rawda92 rawda92
    18-21, F
    4 Responses Apr 10
    (I refer this to Christians going through TRIALS or/and TEMPTATIONS, lest a fellow wishes to wrongly counter the write-up) Dear Christians and whomever this may concern, God...
    Lincoln98 Lincoln98
    16-17, M
    1 Response Apr 10
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    CrikeyM8 CrikeyM8
    18-21, M
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    princesskitu princesskitu
    51-55, F
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    DarkMooon DarkMooon
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    zeenhleh zeenhleh
    26-30, F
    2 Responses Apr 9
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    kodellio kodellio
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Apr 8
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    LunaKruna LunaKruna
    13-15, F
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    46-50, F
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    36-40, F
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    TheLastExile TheLastExile
    41-45, M
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    wherehorizonsmeet wherehorizonsmeet
    18-21, F
    1 Response Apr 4
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    Lincoln98 Lincoln98
    16-17, M
    Apr 3
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    Lincoln98 Lincoln98
    16-17, M
    Apr 3
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    16-17, M
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    1 Response Apr 2
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    deleted deleted
    26-30
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