I Want to Make My Family Proud

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    # 19. Before this ends, I'd love to tell 10 more things about myself. 1. My biggest goal or ambition is to provide for the needy. If earning money is the way to do it, then I...
    Abi936 Abi936
    22-25, M
    Apr 20
    So many things I could free myself of but don't. Do I simply not do so because I am weak? Or is the excuse of procrastination be used because I am weak? I am weak yet not. You are...
    GrinchFairy GrinchFairy
    16-17
    Apr 20
    Be written something similar to this. I've had a lot of intentions on this site. Some bad, but one thing I've always done is committing to inspiring and helping people. I'm lazy...
    LeahLovee LeahLovee
    70+, F
    8 Responses Apr 19
    I want a guy who'll love me not just in secret but is also grateful and proud to have me in his life. I'm a treasure that should be protected, true! and I understand if he just...
    soyyoprincesa soyyoprincesa
    22-25, F
    5 Responses Apr 19
    I want a guy who'll love me not just in secret but is also grateful and proud to have me in his life. I'm a treasure that should be protected, true! and I understand if he just...
    soyyoprincesa soyyoprincesa
    22-25, F
    1 Response Apr 19
    I want a guy who'll love me not just in secret but is also grateful and proud to have me in his life. I'm a treasure that should be protected, true! and I understand if he just...
    soyyoprincesa soyyoprincesa
    22-25, F
    5 Responses Apr 19
    In Nazi-time my grandfather was pastor of the Confessing Church in Germany. Each Sunday he was preaching and admonish his parish not to follow Hitler but God. The Nazis were...
    Loretta78 Loretta78
    36-40, F
    Apr 19
    I'm going to take some time to reflect today. I'm at a point where I question what I'm "studying" is really what I want to do for a "career". And yet, I feel hesitant jumping ship...
    Nick8876 Nick8876
    18-21, M
    Apr 18
    We went on a family vacation to Texas about 4 yrs ago and on the way back to Ohio I chose to drive/ride naked. Of course I had to get dressed to go in the stores. It was late so...
    Aceone71 Aceone71
    41-45, M
    2 Responses Apr 18
    I left my job a month or two ago because I couldn't stand it anymore, I was so stressed and lost I didn't understand any more what I was doing, all people complaining about their...
    Memonster Memonster
    26-30
    Apr 18
    I love my family. I am an artist. I love nature,earth,science,history and literature. I love to read the dictionary and encyclopedias. I love the way old books smell. I love the...
    peaceflower902 peaceflower902
    36-40, F
    1 Response Apr 18
    1. What is your name? You may call me by "Sydney". 2. How old are you? 13-15. Just to keep myself a little bit mysterious, you know? 3. Are you sure? ... I was a second ago!! D: 4...
    CherryJelly CherryJelly
    13-15, F
    Apr 16
    Last night I stuffed Grace with two boxes of twinkies and she managed to eat all of them! I'm so proud of her
    fatteninggrace fatteninggrace
    18-21, F
    1 Response Apr 16
    I was told by someone close to me that no one will ever care for me or love me more than I will. At first I thought that's not true my family loves me way more that I do. (HA) It...
    miazhane miazhane
    18-21, F
    Apr 16
    I LOVE LOVE LOVE being a geek/nerd/dork/whatever. It means I can do computer programming, be full of useless trivia, oh, and it gives me the excuse to wear T-shirts with funny...
    AsYetNameless AsYetNameless
    13-15, T
    Apr 16
    I went/going through depression and when I talk to anyone I get " you're still here right? God wants you here for a reason " Totally it wasn't the fact that I'm trying my hardest...
    peapot69 peapot69
    18-21, F
    3 Responses Apr 16
    Firstly sory for my bad english Im a 1st year college student and im in love with my senior. When i frst saw him i think tht i just like his face, and i got it all wrong. I met him...
    Foodx Foodx
    22-25, F
    1 Response Apr 15
    I really love kids. But I'm struggle with depression and anxiety too. I have some goals in life, and children would make me change those goals. I have really never felt an urgent...
    realcomplicated realcomplicated
    26-30, M
    Apr 15
    I love when people ask me about my girlfriend's gain. They're all so surprised because she was so skinny for so long! She was 100-105 lbs all throughout middle school and most of...
    sterlingredjack sterlingredjack
    18-21, M
    Apr 15
    i suddenly got lonely in large group of people.just said good bye to sweet ladies(mother and daughter)everyone have place to go to.. ''home'' i don't...and another thing what...
    genjiipiexx genjiipiexx
    31-35, F
    2 Responses Apr 15
    I'm posting this because I want to record my EP journey. Even if I'd left all of my stories intact, it wouldn't really have shown the true picture of what this site was to me, it's...
    Emptysoul30 Emptysoul30
    22-25, M
    Apr 14
    We have become very familiar with EP. Whether aware or not, we have accepted it as a home/a playground, a scape from our realities. It became a refuge and a dumpster for things we...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    1 Response Apr 14
    My family is broken. My parents absolutely DESPISE each other but they wont get a divorce. It's such an open subject to talk about because they just hate each other so much and...
    nevergoingtousethis nevergoingtousethis
    16-17, F
    Apr 14
    Idk, I don't HATE them as people but I hate that I'm in this family. I'm 18-turning-19yo girl, 19-turning-20yo brother is autistic so I never got to be close to him, and all 5...
    RainbowPastel RainbowPastel
    18-21, F
    Apr 13
    I love being naked. My goal here is to have friends who have only ever seen me naked. This seems like a good place to start. I'll be taking a shower soon, Id love if someone wanted...
    SubBoy21 SubBoy21
    22-25, M
    4 Responses Apr 13
    5 years ago I joined this forum in hopes to not hurt anymore. Here it is and today I googled women without mothers. I came across this site and decided to join. When I went to...
    NoHurt NoHurt
    31-35
    Apr 13
    -Life In Transition: A Compilation of Memories-I was born biologically male, but over the course of my life, have realized that my mind and soul on the inside feels female. Women...
    KayleeBehrens KayleeBehrens
    18-21, T
    Apr 13
    I have been married nearly 8 yrs & I don't know if staying anymore is right for me. This has not been a perfect marriage and once upon a time I was so in love with my husband. He...
    El04 El04
    31-35, F
    6 Responses Apr 13
    I have been married nearly 8 yrs & I don't know if staying anymore is right for me. This has not been a perfect marriage and once upon a time I was so in love with my husband. He...
    El04 El04
    31-35, F
    Apr 13
    I have been married nearly 8 yrs & I don't know if staying anymore is right for me. This has not been a perfect marriage and once upon a time I was so in love with my husband. He...
    El04 El04
    31-35, F
    Apr 13
    I have been married nearly 8 yrs & I don't know if staying anymore is right for me. This has not been a perfect marriage and once upon a time I was so in love with my husband. He...
    El04 El04
    31-35, F
    Apr 13
    I'm coming to realize many years after being an adult just how abusive my childhood was and how it shaped me. There was physical abuse, emotional warfare, and serious neglect and...
    Spidergal99 Spidergal99
    46-50, F
    5 Responses Apr 13
    I'm so bored right now I'm going to do this. 1) I am Chinese but I don't speak the language #dishonouronmyfamily 2) I tend to overthink things, which is why posts like these are...
    VioletVivid VioletVivid
    26-30
    1 Response Apr 12
    I don't actually hate my father, 'step-mom', and siblings. I distance myself from them because I am ashamed of myself. My father has been experiencing health problems and my...
    cmj03 cmj03
    51-55, F
    Apr 11
    So I myself have Epilepsy and a family history of autism.. I don't want to call it responsible breeding, but logic suggests I shouldn't procreate.. Truthfully someday I want to...
    KindaPyro KindaPyro
    22-25, M
    2 Responses Apr 11
    11/04/2016 - It's crazy to think that in a couple hours I will be the big 30! If I'm being honest I'm not really looking forward to it and I guess at the same time I'm...
    shecanonlydream shecanonlydream
    26-30, F
    Apr 11
    I have done things that I am not proud of. But I am proud of doing them when I was young.
    whyacinth whyacinth
    31-35, F
    3 Responses Apr 11
    Im a 25 years old Asian woman. I just graduated from college. I got a boy friend who is 40years old, he looks like a teenager though. He doesn't have a decent job, and what he...
    Zoeyw Zoeyw
    22-25, F
    Apr 11
    This is a story from my Nan's life. She is a wonderful woman. The news tells us that other people have it much worse than us, so we should simply smile at our lives, and live them...
    cloudsoflife cloudsoflife
    26-30, M
    Apr 10
    yes i know the feeling of relief and openness to so many now and it is a proud feeling to be gay and saying and showing it to others
    alexiswcd alexiswcd
    56-60, T
    Apr 10
    For the record, it is not the Catholic religion that I am talking about here today but you have guessed it I am a cat-holic. I have 11 wonderful cats and they live outside and I go...
    4NeonFun 4NeonFun
    18-21, F
    1 Response Apr 9
    I just received full custody of my boyfriend's son, I love him and he's a great kid although a handful as he's autistic and doesn't talk or have any way of communicating with...
    Ekv17 Ekv17
    22-25, F
    Apr 9
    I WANT TO BE A TV A Primary School teacher asked her pupils to write an essay on ?A wish you want from God?" At the end of the day, the teacher collected all the essays given by...
    Rosalindaag Rosalindaag
    22-25, F
    2 Responses Apr 8
    I'm even using the "alternate personality" I made as a username to keep myself anonymous. I'm 17 and I have this whole other family, friends, boyfriend (Johnny Depp ofc) that...
    isabellaandre isabellaandre
    16-17
    Apr 8
    The only man to have touched me in the last year has been the trainer at the gym. I don't do anything fancy, I just discovered the free classes that no one takes advantage of and I...
    ijustneed2talk ijustneed2talk
    46-50, F
    2 Responses Apr 7
    Like many, I came across Experience Project when I needed it most. It was a time in my life when everything had been going wrong and I felt completely alienated from everyone in my...
    KnightBlade KnightBlade
    36-40, M
    1 Response Apr 7
    I'm a newie to this and honestly wasnt sure which group to write in....I supposed this was best as it is abit of everything...all random thoughts and feelings in my head. Dont even...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    1 Response Apr 7
    One person Have turned my entire family against me with lies and manipulation. Now they all hate me. There are really heartless people i n this world. I still move with love though...
    Destinyhope30 Destinyhope30
    26-30, F
    4 Responses Apr 6
    How Experience Project improved my Life, my way of thinking about... Me. *smile* I will not say "I am sorry" again for how I feel or think. I was beating myself up for...a...
    MorningBreeze MorningBreeze
    56-60, F
    3 Responses Apr 5
    1. I'm doing this because I'm bored out of my mind. 2. I'm a self-taught expert in the art of procrastination. 3. I am the pride of one half of my family, and the disappointment of...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Apr 5
    I'm still growing ... The pattern with my body is always gain 5-6 pounds over a few weeks then lose 3-4. Which of course leaves me slowly and steadily growing. The thing is though...
    Cat903 Cat903
    22-25, F
    2 Responses Apr 5
    I've done so many things that made me feel so unwanted so .. Lonely .. And so nasty. I'm having way too many problems with my family, specially my mother. It's so hard, today I was...
    unperfectchild unperfectchild
    18-21, F
    3 Responses Apr 5
    https://youtu.be/UcRg4os-sJE I AM HAPPY TO BE UNDEFEATED IN BATTLE! AS EP COMES TO A CLOSE I AM VERY PROUD OF EACH AND EVERY DEBATE I HAVE WON WHICH IS ALL OF THEM! :) lol :-D...
    Kornisone Kornisone
    26-30, F
    Apr 4
    When i was a child, i pictured that my self would work 8hours per day on a State-Owned Enterprise or be a university teacher. Well, my life now is far from what i was pictured of...
    sjifa sjifa
    22-25, F
    1 Response Apr 4
    I am looking for a great friend. I've had friends but they all seems to have went beyond the repair of friendship. Some I have even ignored their faults or told them what they were...
    NeedaGreatFriend NeedaGreatFriend
    31-35, F
    14 Responses Apr 4
    Jealousy is one hell of a thing. My cousin and I haven't spoke to each other for YEARS and we used to be the tightly knitted ones. One evening, she texted me telling me she got...
    lunamcmxcix lunamcmxcix
    16-17, F
    5 Responses Apr 4
    I do follow fashion trends, not all the time, but most of the time, and I'm proud of it. In all of experience project I saw no fashion loving groups, so I'm creating my own! Please...
    YassIknowHowYouFeel YassIknowHowYouFeel
    22-25
    Apr 4
    OPEN HEAVENS FELLOWSHIP DAILY DEVOTION THE NEW CREATION IS THE VERY CHILD OF GOD John 1:12-13 But as many as received him, to them gave he power to become the sons of God, even...
    ganyoji ganyoji
    22-25, F
    Apr 3
    Last post...I'll sink it in the shifting sand...maybe the ocean will want it?I am  driftwood;Washed up and naked raw spat on this  shell cracked shore.Old familiar...
    phlatonmeback phlatonmeback
    46-50, M
    Apr 3
    Join us. Express your feelings so the world knows about EP closing. http://help.experienceproject.com/customer/portal/emails/new http://www.ted.com/tedx/events/4139 https://www...
    unknownpoetx unknownpoetx
    31-35, M
    3 Responses Apr 3
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