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I Want To Help Someone In Need Because I've Been There Before

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    The Handwriting On The Wall

    A weary mother returned from the store, Lugging groceries through the kitchen door. Awaiting her arrival was her 8 year old son, Anxious to relate what his younger brother had done. “While I was out playing and Dad was on a call, T.J. took his crayons and wrote on the wall! It...
    vikasbhamre vikasbhamre 18-21, M Sep 11, 2012

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    My Fight Against Multiple Sclerosis.

    My name is Ashley Davis. I'm 24. I got diagnosed with MS this past year and I have been having a lot of problems. I write about it in my blog at mymsfightblog . blogspot .com Feel free to join it or add me on facebook. But I need help. I'm not who I was anymore. Not even a year...
    ashinchains ashinchains 22-25 Aug 1, 2011

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    I Love Helping Others

    i will help other people before myself because i know what its like to need help and not get any help!!=[ but as the years have gone by i find myself helping more and more people its just a joy to me i love it
    tatpole tatpole 16-17, F 9 Responses Nov 5, 2009

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    Teaching For The Future

    I have been offered an opportunity to travel to China to enhance the life of children through education, and the English language. Due to financial hardship I need some assistance to be able to fulfill this mission. I believe my purpose on earth is to help and encourage the lives...
    chelle2332 chelle2332 22-25 Jun 17, 2013

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    When I Help I Can Get In Touch With Me.

    The day before yesterday, I was somewhere and I was very upset, yet I could not cry, as I would have liked because I do not want to really show my frailty where a phone can ring and interrupt, or a door can be knocked on, or where it can be interrupted when I need to cry and...
    stigmafree stigmafree 31-35 4 Responses Apr 29, 2010

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    I Have Found That

    as I have gone through my divorce that I can actually give people insight in dealing with theirs.  I wrote my thoughts about relationships recently and they were passed along to another person who suddenly finds himself in a divorce situation.  I'll talk to him...
    GoodMan67 GoodMan67 41-45, M Feb 22, 2010

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    Truckerdad

    hello again,to finish my story.I was taken to the hospital was checked out,and after a day released,i had to drive home with the windows down.when i got home i was put in the hospital with pheumonia,i spent 3 days in.i got out and i had to go in for a hiatal hernia surgery,and...
    truckerdad truckerdad 46-50, M 1 Response Nov 25, 2009

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    Truckerdad

    hello again,see the thing that bothers me the most is that my wife,my best friend,has to work after she had triple back surgery,and her back is worse now,she takes so much pain pills just to work to keep a roof over us,i feel like such a failure,it kills me seeing her like this,i...
    truckerdad truckerdad 46-50, M Nov 25, 2009

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    Truckerdad

    hello,this is my story.It started about 14 months ago,I was driving a semi for a big company,I told the company that there was freon leaking into the cab,they told me not to worry,and i believed them.I was on my way to onley,tx. to pick up a load.I was driving and started getting...
    truckerdad truckerdad 46-50, M 1 Response Nov 25, 2009

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    I Still Love To Dance.

    I use to dance with my father and loved it. Then one day he ruined it. I never wanted him to touch me again. I was 7 years old and my daddy ceased to be....I started calling him by his first name. I still love to dance, because I deserve to dance. Why should I let someone who...
    karleighreynolds karleighreynolds 36-40, F 1 Response Apr 29, 2010

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    ......i Want To...and Will......

    There are tymz u go on downward spiral, And pple including u can't understand how u got there.... There are tymz u search for valuable material from someone who's willing to share..... Sometymz it's just faith and trust.... from someone who's willing to dare.... Other tymz...
    Lexxis Lexxis 16-17, F 2 Responses Nov 7, 2009

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    Have I really become stronger? Sometimes I wonder if that was true. I'm a burn survivor. I struggle everyday with the pain of my scars, the indignity of not being able to do the...
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    I've been through so much since I was 4. I am thankful for everything I won't hold grudges I want to make the future bright for young kids everyone to enjoy life.
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    ~Highshool~ Its a bunch of work Stress hormonal teens And bull$hit Nothing like on tv I've been fooled
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    You know what I find odd? How people associate cutters to being a person who's antisocial, wears a lot of black, and just not that fun to be around. Just the other day my best...
    MyNameMeansLight MyNameMeansLight 16-17, F 1 Response Nov 5

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    I met this guy more than a year ago. He is a photographer. I was a cosplayer at that event. When we met, he asked to take my picture and I said 'yes'. Little did I know that I'm...
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    Even as I go through emotional (and financial) hardship now, I know that it's somehow all working together for my benefit. Somehow, some way. Hope this helps someone out there...
    AlexTheWordSmith AlexTheWordSmith 22-25, F Nov 4

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    I've came along way for 18 and I'm trying to inspire others with my short poems on youtube but I need help
    shortbeauty96 shortbeauty96 18-21, F 3 Responses Nov 10

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    ive had my share of tough times ive been bullied picked on lost a lot of people close to me ive been called weak and pathetic psychiatrists shoved pills down my throat to change me...
    DDT97 DDT97 16-17, M 1 Response Nov 3

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    I don't know if I'm stronger, wiser, or even learned anything at all. I think I have; but I try not to assume anything anymore. I've had my own problems like everyone else, I try...
    Maihowl Maihowl 22-25, F 2 Responses Nov 18

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    Child Stolen,Sanity Almost Stolen,But I'm STILL Here!- In 2001 my ex took my 7 year old daughter for the weekend and didn't return her. Her 9 year old brother never wanted to be...
    StillFab45 StillFab45 41-45, F 4 Responses 17 hrs ago

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    Almost November 27, 2014 Hello, old friend, now tell me why you failed, how you came so close, yet you have yet to see my end. At my throat did your blade set already digging...
    TheDylanG TheDylanG 18-21, M 22 hrs ago

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    on may 4 2003 I was hit by a speeding train. I walked away unharmed. it happened in a little town called fairbury Nebraska. it made me stronger because I was an addict til that...
    ladyvadar33 ladyvadar33 31-35, F 4 Responses Nov 16

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    I'm such a saint. I've not even had a first kiss and I'm freaking 17 haha I'm too awesome
    Chrissaysyourock Chrissaysyourock 16-17, M Nov 18

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    The first guy to pay attention to me ended up being a controlling ****. I was 15 and by the time I turned 16 I was pregnant. I was raised in a very Christian home. we did not drink...
    taylormorgan2113 taylormorgan2113 18-21, F Nov 17

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    It has been a rough year (2014). Not only did I lose my Mom in February to her battle with diabetes and congestive heart failure, the year spiraled with many more agonizing but...
    JordynIsHere JordynIsHere 26-30, F 4 Responses Nov 12

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    A new survey has revealed that one 25% of women prefer to be with men 10+ years older than they are, while one third of men prefer to be with women 10+ years younger than them.The...
    Katycc11 Katycc11 26-30, F 16 hrs ago

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    I am strong. You may have made my day a bad one today, you may have told me to drink bleach today. But that's old news, you've told me to do that before. I don't listen to you...
    SlowlyDrifting SlowlyDrifting 13-15, F 7 Responses Nov 3

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    The way life changes…all it takes is just a slight inclination to change to see what lies outsideTo see beyond this invisible wall she built around herself…A wall she...
    BlueTheWarrior BlueTheWarrior 18-21, F 1 Response Nov 11

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    Last month I went to the hospital to give birth to my first baby. He had a strong heartbeat when I got there. The hospital put me on an iv of "Lactated Ringer's" (no clue what...
    Zylana Zylana 31-35, F 7 Responses Nov 10

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    I need encouragement how I should go about my marriage: he thinks I'm cheating on him (which I would never!) and told me he wants a divorce and he doesn't love me anymore.. But...
    MAnicDEEpression MAnicDEEpression 26-30, F 8 Responses Nov 12

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    It really hurts when someone back stab you. And the worst part being you doesn't even know why? How could anyone do that. Now I can never trust people again. I lost the feelings in...
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    when I was a little girl three to be exact I watched my parents get murdered because my dad refused to pay a bully money. I was the only witness and put the man in jail. my twin...
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    I performed at a poetry slam last night and shared a spoken word I wrote about loving yourself and overcoming obstacles. At the end someone approached me with tears in their eyes...
    hotstreak426 hotstreak426 18-21, F 4 Responses Nov 3

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    I was a lost soul. I only have myself that time. There's nothing left but to be strong. Whatever the struggles, I want to be prepared for what is ahead.
    kismet1427 kismet1427 26-30, F 1 Response Nov 4

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    ESSENCE OF LIFE* Whatever happened in the past, happened for the good; Whatever is happening, is happening for the good; Whatever shall happen in the future, shall happen for...
    kuveeraa kuveeraa 36-40 1 Response Nov 8

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    I haven't been on EP since March. I need to hear some crazy ****. I want to hear from you and/or your friends. It can be mental or sexual or whatever.
    BPcrazy BPcrazy 36-40, M 1 Response Nov 19

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    When my mom got pregnant with me, she was so happy. When she told my dad, he left for her for his wife and three other kids. He cheated on his wife with my mom and got her pregnant...
    15blackwolf 15blackwolf 13-15, F 2 Responses 3 days ago

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    my husband punched me many times , i cant stand him anymore
    jessicatong jessicatong 22-25, F 41 Responses Oct 29

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    sometimes wish i can turn back the time
    betteporter betteporter 31-35, F 5 Responses Nov 5

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    I don't think hard **** makes us stronger, it just means we survived it.
    laciewagz laciewagz 36-40, F 7 Responses Nov 6

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    Hey, You know age gap dating? I’d like to recommend a current popular dating site ~~? – AgeMeet.com — It is the best, largest and most successful age gap dating site for...
    sadecc11 sadecc11 26-30, F Nov 10

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