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I Want to Simplify My Life

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    I have too much stuff. With several folks I know in the hospital recently, I have been thinking about what my family will be left with if anything happened to me. This is a great motivator to downsize. I expect to get busy while my family is out of town for the holiday. I...
    FeelingOrange FeelingOrange 46-50, F 1 Response Dec 16, 2012

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    Too Much Chaos In My Mind & Life

    I am burried in chaos right now. Clutter - it's every where. In my head, my heart, my house! How do I get rid of it all without tossing out what really matters? That's my quest. How did I get so cluttered in the first place? Ugh!! Too many questions and I don't like the...
    9Dragonz 9Dragonz 36-40, F Jul 4, 2009

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    Less Drama, Less Stress

    Life is hard enough, but drama and stress makes life nearly unbearable. More than anything, at least right now, I want to make my life simple, if not easier, by cutting ties with drama kings/queens and toxic people.
    Ichilicious Ichilicious 26-30, M Aug 29, 2011

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    jumanachan jumanachan 16-17, F Aug 23

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    Hi to all, He deactivated my FB account. The only means I have to the outside world , to be in touch with my family and friends, to de stress . This has happened before and I...
    Greatscorpion Greatscorpion 41-45 Sep 2

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    My parents always push me to pick something I want to do for the rest of my life but I truly have no idea. I have no passions. People tell me I'm good at art, but I don't enjoy it...
    laurynnm43 laurynnm43 16-17, F Sep 7

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    I know what I want IN my life.
    goodman72 goodman72 36-40, M 1 day ago

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    What do i want? Well... A steady job with a good income (studying mechanical engineering) A motorbike, well 3 ideally, track bike, road bike and dirt bike A loving wife And enjoy...
    James5946 James5946 18-21, M a week ago

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    Maybe...just maybe if I still have a chance left, I may have the thing I love to have. Maybe if I have just one day to change everything I made......just maybe.
    watasiwakurt watasiwakurt 13-15, M Aug 23

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    But it may not. My nana predicted me would be ok. But when.
    Livyn4pals Livyn4pals 46-50, M Aug 24

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    I shouted at my parents. I feel like I was a Monster. I feel extremely bad about it and it is not that first time. I want to stop it. I want to be affectionate and talk to my...
    Rajito Rajito 31-35, M Aug 21

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    For as long as I can remember all I wanted in life was to be a wife and mother. Growing up in a broken home, this was a really big deal for me. That being said I got married at a...
    MahinaGlow MahinaGlow 31-35, F 3 Responses Aug 24

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    From some time back I wrote this story of leaving ep. EP Link It seems coming back has simply not allowed me to heal and move forward in many ways. In many ways coming into this...
    topboy1968 topboy1968 41-45 Aug 27

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    Sometimes I fail to say what i think. I get all wrapped up in thoughts and dreams, but I never forget what she truly means. It might be a cliche...but she's the first person I...
    seeinglife2x2 seeinglife2x2 46-50, M 2 Responses 3 days ago

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    I savor each word from song wondering what more there is out there in this life, when all I can feel lately is this agonizing loneliness and suffering I feel each day. I imagine...
    Xenasdreams Xenasdreams 22-25, F 1 Response 2 days ago

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    But I'll never find it... You know why? Because I have no social life... I don't have anywhere to look because i'm not comfortable going anywhere. I'm so depressed, and doing all...
    or19937 or19937 18-21, M Aug 20

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    i dont want to change and you cant force me! i am who i am.i cant change myself bcz you dont love it! got it??????or i should repeat it again????? whispering this song : i dont...
    00roshana00 00roshana00 18-21, F Sep 2

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    I really want my life to be exciting. Being married with children is cool, but i want it to be more exciting than just the mundane...i feel bored with my life
    Fitguy1984 Fitguy1984 26-30, M 2 days ago

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    I have no life, I really don't, my days is spent as just sitting in my room playing games... And I'm always ruined by this: people think I have no life (agreed...) and my parents...
    WillToonz WillToonz 13-15, M 3 Responses Aug 31

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    If I were to find a honest women that knew what she wanted in life, and was able to accept my uniqueness. I believe it would transform my entire life... I only need her to take the...
    theShamanDon theShamanDon 26-30, M Aug 20

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    LIFE HAS BECAME OVERWHELMING I JUST CANT TAKE THIS PAIN EMPTINESS AND VOID. I WANT MY LIFE TO END NOW!!!!!!!!!!!!
    dontjudgeme85 dontjudgeme85 26-30, F Sep 7

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    You Are 'Eye of the Tiger' You are happy because you focus on what matters in life. You don't give up on your dreams. You may seem unhappy at times to some, but you aren't. You...
    EarthlingWise EarthlingWise 41-45 3 Responses 6 days ago

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    do you sometimes feel like everything seems dull you're friends started fading away from you and you're boyfriend seems bored with me and worst of all my loved ones doesn't...
    shenghuidai shenghuidai 26-30, F 1 Response Aug 22

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    There are times where I feel like I'm not even controlling myself. That the choices I make are almost involuntary and therefore, I'm destined to make/repeat these choices. I also...
    JadedDivinity JadedDivinity 18-21, F Aug 23

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    All I want in life right now is a damn chocolate chip cookie. That's it. That's all I want.
    mournwiththemoonandthestars mournwiththemoonandthestars 13-15, F Aug 19

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    I don't want kids. I do enjoy being around children. They're cute don't get me wrong [although they're some nasty ones out there] but, very early on I just knew that I didn't want...
    seakissedjem seakissedjem 26-30, F 1 Response Aug 20

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    All I want in life is to be a mom enough said
    willieverbegoodenough willieverbegoodenough 22-25, F 2 Responses Aug 27

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    Much as she wanted stability, life kept throwing her curveballs.
    shynjdude shynjdude 51-55 3 Responses Sep 5

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    Much as she wanted stability, life kept throwing her matzoballs.
    flipper1966 flipper1966 56-60, M 1 Response Sep 5

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    This is a repost of my featured story/i want to say thx u experience. The friend i an talking about is fallenindarkness~ :3 best person and the best friend a person can ever have...
    InfiniteMusic InfiniteMusic 13-15, M 1 Response 22 hrs ago

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    I am going to get revenge on someone in my life, full blown life altering revenge, on just one person, I have been planning it since I was 15. They have no idea that I am going to...
    Xoxogossipgirlx Xoxogossipgirlx 18-21 2 Responses 21 hrs ago

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    My life is a never ending hell that I just want out of. The man that's living with me is married to a girl that cheated on him for a scum bag though she may have just moved from...
    Anon4Life Anon4Life 22-25, F 1 Response 11 hrs ago

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    Societies ****** me up so badly, that anything I want to do that doesn't include a cap and gown, a degree, a title, a perfect life, makes me feel like ****. As I walk down the...
    Cece4 Cece4 18-21, F 2 hrs ago

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    Let me toss at you a theory for you to think on. Have you ever heard of the quantum theory of multiple or parallel universes? In this theory which scientists are very close to...
    shinjorai shinjorai 36-40, M 3 hrs ago

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    GETTING COMFORTABLE BEING UNCOMFORTABLE--Segment from last "Eye of the Storm" radio broadcast"GETTING COMFORTABLE BEING UNCOMFORTABLE"Huh? How can that be? Is it not an oxymoron...
    Heavenbound5511 Heavenbound5511 36-40, F 1 Response 5 hrs ago

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    September 16. Revenge. No matter how long we've been recovering, no matter how solid our spiritual ground, we may still feel an overwhelming desire at times to punish, or get even...
    zeeva70 zeeva70 41-45, F 22 hrs ago

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    Warning- highly controversial, read with an open mind.. I am not a smart man, nor a rich man, hell, I didn't even finish high school- but like most of us I see through the smoke...
    Shedog99 Shedog99 70+, M 1 Response 19 hrs ago

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    Okay. I posted yesterday about my breakup but I would like to dive a little further and get some feedback. Four years ago I met my (ex)boyfriend. For the seven years before that I...
    katekatekaaate katekatekaaate 22-25, F 2 hrs ago

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    I've been through hell in my life but I don't want to just sit and feel sorry for myself,I want to help others. I feel there are too many therapists who do not do their jobs for...
    ComplicatedGirl18 ComplicatedGirl18 18-21, F 2 Responses 9 hrs ago

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    As part of my core belief of continuous improvement and growth, I want to improve my marriage and relationship with my wife. Like most marriages I assume, we have our ups and...
    spiritnow spiritnow 41-45, M 11 hrs ago

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    I picture myself in a hospital, finally after all this time is see his/her face. So small and tiny, looking up at you. My eyes and my husbands hair or maybe the other way around...
    waterlily88 waterlily88 16-17, F 21 hrs ago

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    So i have been trying to start writing something longer than just another one page half story. This is what i started now... thoughts?In every town there was one like her...
    QuiteElementary QuiteElementary 22-25, F 1 Response 18 hrs ago

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    I have started writing so many stories.. but i never seem to get around to finishing them. So here is another start of another story i hope to one day finish. In every town there...
    QuiteElementary QuiteElementary 22-25, F 3 Responses 16 hrs ago

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    As the title itself says I'm not where I want to be at this age lol I'm 24 on disability for a condition I've had since birth can't cook to save my life or drive , not that I'm in...
    shadowknight1226 shadowknight1226 22-25, M 2 Responses 22 hrs ago

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    You are powerful and determined..... You are confident, self assured, and capable. You are not easily intimidated. You master any and all skills easily. You don't have to work...
    expressomarkie expressomarkie 46-50, M 1 Response 20 hrs ago

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    I'm tired of being looked at as less then human. I'm tired of never being good enough. I'm sick of pouring my heart out to people and them not giving a flying ****. I'm tired of...
    Dreamer32 Dreamer32 26-30, F 2 Responses 7 hrs ago

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