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I Was a Tomboy

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    Still Am, Somewhat - I loved dinosaurs and robots. I can still draw Optimus Prime from memory, and I'll choose an effects-loaded action flick over a romantic comedy anyday.
    xryss xryss 31-35, F Jul 4, 2008

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    Yep.... - I was a bit of a tomboy growing up..... I mean, yeah, I had Barbies, but only because my Ninja Turtles needed *******.
    Babydoll42 Babydoll42 41-45, F 8 Responses Aug 18, 2013

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    Tom Man? - Well, as a child I was definitely a tomboy, so does that mean now as a woman I am a tom man? I still have tomboy tendencies. It's just me.
    soulrunher soulrunher 41-45, F 6 Responses Apr 26, 2013

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    How I Earned The Nickname Cricket - I grew up on a farm in Hawaii. There was one other girl who lived in my neighborhood, but she was pretty much a Barbie doll queen, and not into...
    silentwriter180 silentwriter180 41-45, F 1 Response Feb 18, 2012

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    The Clubhouse - When I was eight years old my baby sister arrived.  My brother and I knew things were changing.  Mom and dad fought a lot.  They used the word "...
    aftermath aftermath 61-65, F 5 Responses Jul 26, 2008

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    Past Tomboy - When I was a child, I for sure was a tomboy. I had two guy cousins in the same grade as me. I did everything with them to playing with bugs all the way to be being...
    Analaa Analaa 22-25, F Apr 26, 2013

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    Tomboy With A Little Girlie Girl On The Side - Growing up, I was never the girlie girl. Sure I had dolls and stuff, but I enjoyed playing with hot wheels and lego, as much as I...
    Lucidblue Lucidblue 36-40, F 4 Responses Mar 10, 2011

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    Just a Girl In Jeans. -     My first childhood friend thought I was a boy when we met. His parents were friends with mine and they brought him over to play one...
    all4mmm all4mmm 41-45, F 9 Responses Aug 6, 2009

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    But Then I Learned... - When I was growing up I only had me, myself, and I to play with. My mom was a business women and my dad was usually at work-then their was my neighbors.They...
    LiesandLace LiesandLace 18-21 3 Responses Apr 10, 2011

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    I Love Being a Tomboy... - I grew up with brothers & think that if I was a girly girl I probably would have gotten beaten up on a regular basis.  So it was a good thing I...
    CaliGirl3 CaliGirl3 36-40, F 15 Responses Jul 30, 2008

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    Tomboy To Girly Over An Expanse Of Years. - I was a big tomboy when I was in Elementary right up to Jr. high but i hanged out with girls, but I never wore girly things. I liked...
    seasaltisland seasaltisland 16-17 Apr 25, 2013

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    Ex-tomboy - I've been a tomboy nearly all my life. When I were a kid/teen I woud rather die than put a skirt or dress. I was a carefree kid and hated anything that restricted my...
    Dreamsage Dreamsage 22-25 2 Responses Sep 1, 2012

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    Yeah.. Me Too :) -
    QueenOfHearts QueenOfHearts 22-25, F 7 Responses Dec 1, 2009

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    And Still Not a Girlie Girl - I looked more or less like the picture, cap, large jeans, shirt, sweat, sneakers. Until I was 14/15, that was all. I loved to be in the trees, did...
    deleted deleted 26-30 2 Responses Feb 27, 2008

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    Extreme Is Extreme - i was a tomboy. ya know, all those stereotypes: climbing trees, squeezing bugs, rolling in the mud type. it's not that big of a deal, but the bad thing was...
    MsJims MsJims 16-17, F Feb 5, 2013

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    Putting Down The Fishing Pole, Picking Up The Lipstick... - As a girl I enjoyed doing boy stuff. I preferred building forts to playing with dolls. I collected rocks, shells, did...
    TolstoiFan TolstoiFan 41-45, F 2 Responses Feb 22, 2012

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    I Was a Tomboy and a Troublemaker - I started being a tomboy when I was about 4 years old. My mother liked dresses for me and I hated them, I considered them unconfortable, I...
    BonnieKnox BonnieKnox 31-35 3 Responses Apr 5, 2009

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    Soo I hate thinking about makeup. I Don't use it, nor do I know how to use it. I'm a tomboy but sometimes I do like to change it up. I'm so happy how I am, I'm just casual with my...
    Mleader1 Mleader1 18-21, F 1 Response Mar 27

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    Ever since I stopped being a girly and vain girl and became a tomboy,people founded it weird.They think I'm trying to be a guy because I dress up like one,act like one and live...
    BurningPhoenix123 BurningPhoenix123 13-15, F 1 Response 6 days ago

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    I'm not a girly girl and definitely not a tomboy..I am not like the other girls who love dresses and skirts,I'm more of a pants,chucks and shirts. Maybe because I'm the only girl...
    Arcticroxy Arcticroxy 18-21, F Mar 31

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    i am a tomboy, and i do not care what people say behind my back,cause thise is who i am and i would not chang to be a real girl as i have lost the light of being a straight gairl.i...
    tomboyathena tomboyathena 13-15, F Apr 4

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    Hmm. I'm a little nervous about finding a girlfriend these days, I use online to find them but now I'm wondering if I should go out and actually find one to my likings. I really...
    aalbritton1987 aalbritton1987 26-30, F 5 days ago

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    I am not sure I would say I am a tomboy, more like a low matience woman. I do not like dressing up all the time, sure once in a blue moon, but I am very comfortable in a t-shirt...
    NYSlilAngel NYSlilAngel 26-30, F 1 Response 3 days ago

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    Once upon a time there was a little girl. She was somewhat tomboyish -- she liked snakes, sticks, and mud and only wore dresses for really formal occasions. She was a happy kid...
    Boo37 Boo37 13-15, F Mar 23

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    My mom saw me whith my girlfriend and I was dressed as boy. She doesn't want to look at me
    JaelCS JaelCS 18-21, F 1 Response Mar 26

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    Meant for someone else, but not for me. Love was out to get me. That's the way it seemed. Disappointment haunted all my dreams... Then I saw his face. And now I'm a believer...
    ladypirate108 ladypirate108 18-21, F 17 hrs ago

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    Hi i am aakriti....and i am gonna share a experience which was sudden and scary also.This is the story of how i lost my virginity.I am a good looking girl with a decent attitude...
    Aakriti1212 Aakriti1212 22-25, F 1 Response 9 hrs ago

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    So, one night during the summer, my boyfriend and I were going through some turmoil in our relationship. I was so angry because he was supposed to pick me up from Anacostia Station...
    RoyautePrincess RoyautePrincess 26-30 2 hrs ago

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    I was 8, Rosa was 15 and Anna was 13. "Kirsty! Don't do that it's dangerous!" I was in the garden, mom was sunbathing and Anna and Rosa were playing chess. The boys and dad were...
    KirstyAJohnson KirstyAJohnson 31-35, F 4 Responses 8 hrs ago

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    I look quiet, and I was before, then. But, you have no idea the amount of crap, from the top of the mountain to deep down in the ocean, I did, and in particular at school. I...
    WickedScullyOfTheWest WickedScullyOfTheWest 31-35, F 8 hrs ago

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    I was spending the night at a friend home. I had been there before and don't recall that I had a problem. But this time in the middle of the night I felt something lightly touch my...
    Iyaha Iyaha 56-60, F 6 hrs ago

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    "Dad! Dad! Help me! Mommy's going to spank me!" "What? Why?" "Because... I don't know! Don't let her!" He picked me up and carried me to my mom. He asked why I was in trouble and...
    KirstyAJohnson KirstyAJohnson 31-35, F 6 Responses 12 hrs ago

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    I had this friend, we were so close. Lets call him Fred. Also though on the edge of being together for quite some time. I got a new boyfriend, after a few months we were perfect...
    BlooRae BlooRae 16-17, F 6 hrs ago

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    This all happened about 5 years ago. It was like 12:00am and I was sleeping. I woke up because I could hear my big brother walking to my bedroom. I pretended I was asleep so he...
    Ella09098 Ella09098 22-25, F 3 Responses 17 hrs ago

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    it was so amazing and cool to watch nothing like that ever happends the explosions and the buildings falling it was really entertaining!
    fatjellyrolls90 fatjellyrolls90 22-25, F 17 hrs ago

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    If Dr. Seuss was a technical writer What if Dr. Seuss was a technical writer? Here are several examples of what he may write to help you resolve your computer problems. If a...
    jml2000 jml2000 56-60, M 2 Responses 9 hrs ago

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    Was? Was the bomb? Dr Seuss is the bomb and will always be the bomb.
    BleedingOrchids BleedingOrchids 13-15, F 1 Response 9 hrs ago

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    We'll I was spanked a lot as a kid ! I am 18 years old now and had my last spanking when I was 16!!
    Mollyosullivan94 Mollyosullivan94 18-21, F 2 Responses 6 hrs ago

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    Luckily we were in a big, heavy car at the time but it was still quite bad. It was not our fault though.
    projectgwyn101 projectgwyn101 16-17, M 1 hr ago

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    So I recently found out that I was cheated on by my boyfriend. It's been a real struggle to deal with this because of conditions in which it happened. Since my boyfriend nd I have...
    Marquinta Marquinta 22-25, F 1 Response 17 hrs ago

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    My mind is a caos of a million thoughts at once.. Keeping my head spinning, stealing away my rest.. The anxiety is never ending and every day just feels like another test.. Will I...
    SilentGhost2748 SilentGhost2748 26-30, M 17 hrs ago

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    And he cheated. And then I cried for 24hrs, and he left his family for her. She's slept with 86 people. I'm in such a bad spot in life as is. I've already cut. I see no hope. My...
    Stargasm Stargasm 22-25, F 5 Responses 16 hrs ago

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    Hi, my name is Taylor and I am new here on EP. I found the website on accident and found out that people (actually fellow teens) talk about their spankings here.. Well, it is and...
    taylorcollison taylorcollison 18-21, F 8 Responses 5 hrs ago

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    Hi, my name is Taylor and I am new here on EP. I found the website on accident and found out that people (actually fellow teens) talk about their spankings here.. Well, it is and...
    taylorcollison taylorcollison 18-21, F 3 Responses 5 hrs ago

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    I was abused and I thank them all now because I know that no one can hurt me ever again I survived and I am stronger than anything that anyone can ever throw at me. if you were...
    trianglelakeboy trianglelakeboy 16-17, M 5 hrs ago

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    After experiencing so much abuse from my mom & stepdad that I was the one to be sent into a group home while they pretended to act like they did nothing wrong to me at all still...
    bubblysunshine bubblysunshine 31-35, F 3 hrs ago

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    One day I was trying to wash my hair, I didn't know how to wash my hair anyway,(this is on a Saturday morning) so when my dad came and check to see if I washed my hair or not. When...
    Awesomesarah2 Awesomesarah2 26-30, F Mar 16

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    I don't talk to the people in my life about it these days (especially my colleagues at work, where polite white upper middle class mores predominate), but I began my adult life at...
    sdf81978197 sdf81978197 31-35, F 1 Response Mar 16

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    One day I was sitting in my room just chilling out listening to music and my mom stormed in. She demanded to know know I Was suspended from school. I just told her it was a...
    urbetch urbetch 22-25 3 Responses Mar 16

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    On Wed. evening I went grocery shopping after work. A new store open about 10 blocks from my house. This is close and convenient since I generally walk to and from the store. I...
    inkednative inkednative 46-50, F Mar 16

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    Kidnapped during a robbery. So I was at home, and my mom was out at work and my dad was shopping. So I was watching tv upstairs when my dog started wildly barking. I went...
    Hollyander Hollyander 31-35, F Mar 16

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    Initially I was forced to take TKD cuz my mom wanted me to learn self defense. I was 13 at the time. Against my will, I joined. It was very hard at first cuz it takes a while to...
    azngirl123 azngirl123 13-15, F Mar 16

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