I Want to Stand Tall

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 328 People

    People Love To See Me Fall

     it seems as though life has placed a target on my back for everyone to partice there aiming and release there anger upon. as a kid growing up i was always the target of everything needless to say there was a point within my life in middle school where i stood up to my...
    CuongNguyen CuongNguyen
    18-21, M
    Oct 23, 2009

    With My Head Up

     i want to complete my goals and stare everyone in the face who said you cant do it and be like now what ??  i know as a Christian im not supposed to be proud .. but i will be ..  i know i will be .. i want everyone who has ever hurt me to see what i did and know...
    starstruck2xtrme starstruck2xtrme
    26-30, F
    1 Response Jun 4, 2007

    Thought Process

    It's all in how you think about yourself and how you think about your past mistakes. When I walk down the hallways at school it's hard to stand tall and be proud because I feel like all of my flaws are plastered to my face. I just need to understand that I'm not a tattooed girl...
    pleasethinkaboutit pleasethinkaboutit
    18-21, F
    Dec 2, 2012

    It's All In The Attitude!

    Did you ever notice how a little dog, like a Terrier, acts sooo bad. They think and carry themselves as if they were as big as a Great Dane. lol... The mighty dog! He really doesn't know how small he is! It's all in the Attitude, don't ya know! Most of my life, i have belittled...
    MorningBreeze MorningBreeze
    56-60, F
    3 Responses Nov 10, 2010

    And I Do.

    Literally, I rise to a height of 6'5". I know what this group means, though, and right now I'm not as 'tall' as I could be. All of it's my fault, I spend a good amount of time hunching over or sitting, and sometimes lying face-first on the ground, if you catch my metaphor...
    UlricWindfury UlricWindfury
    18-21, M
    4 Responses Feb 23, 2010
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