I Want to Improve My Life

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    To Improve Yourself...requires... Really Knowing Yourself...

    For those of us on a path of self improvement, of somehow bettering our situation in life, there are many facets to this transformation. One of course, is first being aware of yourself. Know what you now do and think, and correcting and making adjustments to your current attitude...
    neuilly neuilly
    61-65, F
    3 Responses Feb 10, 2012

    Changing My Life For The Better

    Lately , my life has felt hopeless but i want to rise above my sadness and lack of self worth by trying to focus on the things that i can change for the better, rather than beating myself up about the things in life that i can't do anything about. I don't want to feel sad all...
    RedEyesBlackDragon RedEyesBlackDragon
    51-55, M
    2 Responses Sep 19, 2013

    A Prayer Of Living

    I posted this poem the Knots prayer before. But I came across it again, and said, this is where i am now and where I really need to apply the idea of not limiting my heart , my life, my ideas, my creativity.it is about opening new doors, and avenues in my thinking, dreaming...
    neuilly neuilly
    61-65, F
    1 Response Nov 16, 2012

    Well I've had enough.

    I'm sick of feeling so pathetic and alone, sitting at a computer all day and smoking weed at night. I'm sick of feeling ashamed that I've never had a girlfriend, or feeling guilty about wasting my life a year at a time, or letting myself get out of shape. I'm sick of eating...
    Carver112 Carver112
    26-30, M
    1 Response Mar 20

    Want to Improve Health and Relationships

    I want to quit smoking cigarettes (I'm 42, started when I was 15), which I use to stuff my negative feelings (sadness or angery); I am in a quit-smoking program online; I need to take care of my health moreso now because I have diabetes, chronic pulmonary disease...
    RitaCamilla RitaCamilla
    41-45, F
    Sep 8, 2008

    Every Area

    Spiritual , Mental , Physical , family , social  ... I want to become closer to God . I want to become mentally stable , I want to gain 7 lbs improve my appearance and become completely comfortable with myself or as much as possible i dont want to become conceited i just...
    starstruck2xtrme starstruck2xtrme
    26-30, F
    1 Response Jan 4, 2008

    So I've made a decision to tell my parents in a

    few months that I have a boyfriend and if the can't accept it, then I am moving out. I know they will think of me differently but they will still love me in the end hopefully. I know this will be an improvement in my life and that I will be a lot happier. It's going to be a...
    playitsafe playitsafe
    18-21, F
    1 Response Oct 1, 2014

    That Is My Primary Aim

    Not just improving my life but establish a habit of continously improving myself.Currently, i suffer a lot of bad habits that hinders my performance name it my habit of browsing the internet,constant daydreaming and hearing music.Ironically, i wanted to learn so many things...
    spinningtime7 spinningtime7
    22-25, M
    Jan 28, 2012

    I Do

    i want to improve my life . i want to graduate from college . move out of E parents house. move somewhere else  soon.
    deleted deleted
    Dec 20, 2009

    I'm Working On It!

    I do suffer from Social Anxiety and depression was mixed up in that too. But I finally got help with the depression and now I'm working on my anxiety. :-) I do want a more quality life, where I am able to do more, some of the things that others take for granted. For...
    deleted deleted
    1 Response Dec 8, 2008

    Need Help From Others

    I've been stuck in a dead end job for a while now and about to move out of my home and into the big bad world, I am scared that I am not going to be able to cope with the stress of paying bills and in general struggle to make it as I am now due to depression and such!
    atruebrit atruebrit
    26-30, M
    Oct 18, 2013

    Still Searching

    After 2 years of college i now have no interest in my course at all and am confused about what to do. I either need to listen to my head and finish the course so i can go on to start a nursing degree or follow my heart, give myself a break, enjoy life and do things that i...
    missym25 missym25
    22-25, F
    Jan 11, 2010

    Need A Plan

    I guess I need a plan for this one. i keep going with the flow, thnking it will all go int he right direction and I don´t take as much action as I could. I need to improve my life by 1. creating more success in my career and pursue a new direction as well as my old one...
    Joelisa Joelisa
    26-30, F
    Apr 18, 2010
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