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    Who Am I

    I am 22 years old. I am at a point in my life that I'm beginning to feel lost all over again. I just recently moved out of my hometown, trying to start a new life in a new town. Ever since I've moved, I feel like a completely different person. I"m not too confident, that I can...
    bam3289 bam3289 22-25, F 4 Responses Oct 14, 2013

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    Who Am I?

    well i suppose im the person that other people see, im defintely not the person i think i am, that person is my own illusion, but in reality i am, what other people see, they know me by my deeds, good & bad my friends might think, im a nice guy, my family might think...
    nevermindmyname nevermindmyname 41-45, M 2 Responses Sep 24, 2009

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    Hardest Question To Answer

    I can't work out who I am. I've tried, but everything I think I am seems to be defined by other people and that doesn't seem like the right way to know myself. One part of me is a mum of two children who have autism. One part of me is the fiancée of a man with mental...
    Timidexcess Timidexcess 26-30, F 4 Responses Feb 28, 2010

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    My first answer would probably be my name.

    But, my name does not describe who I am on the inside. I could then give the title of my profession. But that is what I do. I could then tell you I am a sister and a daughter. But those are my relationships. I ask again, who am I? I could describe myself as an extrovert and...
    Ashlez32 Ashlez32 31-35, F 1 Response Dec 16, 2013

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    Who Am I Really

    Who really am i...........i ask that question to myself daily!!!!!!!! I feel i am living in a world of the unknown and any moment i will wake up to something that i have no control over....as the days go by and i live each minute each hour each day i keep asking who am i really...
    eastrandkisses eastrandkisses 36-40, F Feb 26, 2008

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    Freedom Is Everything

    Who am I? I want to be more, than I am now. I want to be free. My mind is at that state but the rest of me is not. I know things that I want to do and long for but can't. I feel trapped and bounded. I cant leave this simple life so easily, people depend on me to much to live...
    Rougejigga Rougejigga 22-25, F 1 Response Nov 10, 2009

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    Wonder Who I Am

    Wonder who I am,Do at times,Don't seem know,Lately,Been changin' that much,hardly recognise me anymore!
    startinover1 startinover1 46-50 May 5, 2012

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    When I Look In the Mirror ...

        Who Am I? Excellent question.   First some definitions: Sex: Biological maleness or femaleness. ( Males have XY chromosomes. Females have XX chromosomes.) Gender: The behavioral, cultural, and psychological traits typically associated with one sex...
    Josie06 Josie06 56-60, F 4 Responses Apr 9, 2009

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    Random Thoughts ...

    Hummm? How can i get my thoughts about me across. What is it i see in the mirror and feel within me?                    i am so much this ... and so much more!
    Josie06 Josie06 56-60, F 3 Responses Apr 9, 2009

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    Have a Question That Is Hard to Answer

    Who am I? This is a question that for years I have never figured it out. When I was younger I was on anti-depressants that took years from my life that to this day I never got back (memories that is). Some called it a breakdown and I called it a blessing. I still...
    TheLostOne85 TheLostOne85 22-25, M Sep 17, 2009

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    I am 61 and raised by 2 Texans in the Southwest.

    Dad was a union construction lineman and we moved frequently from job to job or down the transmission line. As a teen I wondered when the aliens would come for me from my adopted parents. Religious for many years but atheist now. Survived a 27 year marriage falling appart...
    MikeMachinist MikeMachinist 61-65, M Dec 3, 2014

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    How I Became; Dark ....

    It all started to turn when I realized the God of my youth didn't love me. I grew up Christian/Catholic. I wanted to be a priest at 10 years old. I became an alter boy and then started preparing for seminary. As I studied the Bible, I came to realize, my life and thoughts didn't...
    DarkBlackSpin DarkBlackSpin 22-25, M 13 Responses Jul 1, 2013

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    The1960texan The1960texan 51-55, M 2 Responses Dec 1, 2013

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    I finally moved out of my house were i was

    being verbally abused into one of my really close friends. sometimes i wonder how have i been lucky all my life. its like no matter how bad i go into something something really good comes out of it. its like some how i always make it through. Living with my friend has been the...
    nessri nessri 18-21, F Aug 12

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    Honestly? I am a liar, a *****, a mean girl, and I am alone. To tell you the truth. I am not very pretty. But, I work with what I got. I am a liar. My life is just to boring for some people so I lie. I am mean, I hurt the ones I love. I am alone. Because of all of this. People...
    Redgirl15 Redgirl15 18-21, F 1 Response Feb 7, 2013

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    It's Pretty Basic Really

    A conscious ape, that unfortunately needs to make decisions generated from a modern brain in a stoneage skull. It all unfolds, rather poorly on the whole, from there. Be grateful, think of the worst place you can imagine – and then make a coffee.
    mindgamefantasy mindgamefantasy 56-60, M 2 Responses Sep 27, 2013

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    Since joining (last week) I look forward to

    sharing with others. I don't make friends easily. I moved across the country 8 years ago and have not found any friends yet. I have 3 close friends on west coast but don't communicate much anymore. Just old and existing now.
    MikeMachinist MikeMachinist 61-65, M Dec 12, 2014

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    Who Am I??

    Who am I? Who am I really? I mean I know my name, age, where I live, who my parents are, what I am studying, what I am doing etc etc. But thats not who I am.. These things do tell about me, but thats not who I really am...or is it? Right now, I really dont know.. When I close my...
    deleted deleted 26-30 5 Responses Sep 11, 2012

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    What Else Is There...

            Who am I?   I ask myself this nearly everyday. I'm not like other people and I still haven't figured out who I truly am. I long to find someone a lot like me so at least then I'll have someone to actually understand me and not have to pretend they get me. I know...
    XieryaWolf XieryaWolf 22-25, F 1 Response May 12, 2011

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    Tired...

     Who is this person loking back at me in the mirrow.Those thoughts are my thoughts? and who am i? There's no word to describe how tired i am of always always pretending.I don't even remember what is it the true me.Everybody say just be yourself. and what is myself? who...
    pro0ject pro0ject 26-30, F 5 Responses Mar 17, 2010

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    I've Never Been Myself, Its Always Been About Being Someone Else

    Okay well here goes, I've never posted anything online like this before... I'm a 23 year old guy and I feel like I don't know who I am. When I was younger in elementary school I always wanted to be heard and pretty much just be heard, maybe it was because I was the younger son in...
    Eclipse5 Eclipse5 22-25, M 1 Response Oct 18, 2010

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    A Flesh Thing, a Matter of Masks?

    People who is really paying attention approached to me, and gave me this question, who are you?, underneath those fancy ideas, those allways right comments and that outside image you project, who are you? I ask myself that same question, is this me or another mask, another...
    rasd rasd 22-25, M Nov 16, 2008

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    Who Am I Really

    Who really am i...........i ask that question to myself daily!!!!!!!! I feel i am living in a world of the unknown and any moment i will wake up to something that i have no control over....as the days go by and i live each minute each hour each day i keep asking who am i really...
    eastrandkisses eastrandkisses 36-40, F 1 Response Feb 26, 2008

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    Like It Or Not

    I am Who I am.Flaws and all.What one person may see as a flaw,another may see as a strength.Could I make changes and be a better person? Of course! I think We should all strive for that.Life is about changes.Only thing is,dont expect Me to change for You.Perhaps if You point out...
    The1960texan The1960texan 51-55, M Nov 29, 2013

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    Who Do I See In the Mirror?

    When I look in the mirror I see a little girl who always wanted her Daddy's approval and acceptance. I see a teenager who was so overly responsible that her friends told her she was no fun. I see a young adult who struggled to decide what to do with her life (and never decided...
    emptyheart emptyheart 41-45, F 3 Responses Aug 31, 2007

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    Who I Am

    There's never been a real me, I don't recognize the person I was and I likely won't recognize who I am now. That's the price we pay to grow. Ask someone who they are, they'll tell you some absurd line like "I am who I am" which translates directly to "nothing" or they'll spot...
    THENANO13 THENANO13 22-25, M 1 Response Nov 16, 2012

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    Me Myself And Meg

    I was here before today but found i was confused as to how people thought i was here to get a man or have a affair.i am married i will never cheat on my hubby. i have 4 grown up kids the youngest still at home.i run my buisness's from home as i broke my back 3 yrs ago and couldnt...
    megsplace megsplace 51-55, F Jun 27, 2013

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    I Cant Say

    i never talk to ppl i dont understand life i need help i guess but then people think ur crazy and wired venttttttttttttttt to the world im just confused about evething u see i have no imagination how dose someone find that get that and have that
    hear0me0cry hear0me0cry 18-21 Aug 19, 2012

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    Why Am I Meant To Be Like This?

    yesterday i fell asleep crying and woke up today feeling very sad,like i'm burning inside.why does that happen to me every while?................... Anyway i was thinking that i never get what i want when it comes to love: it's either i fall for somebody that i can't have or i...
    samy666 samy666 18-21, F 2 Responses May 25, 2013

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    Hidden Behind Endless Masks

    I feel like my whole life I have been trying to find out who i am and all I have is a bunch of masks to hide behind and a sea of lies that I drown in. I have been using masks for so long that I don't know how to live without them. I am afraid of what people may say or think even...
    bluebarker bluebarker 18-21, M 1 Response Jan 22, 2012

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    Who Is Meg

    im mum,wife,nana and sister but there is much more to me than meets the eye,im bipolar,i have osteoarthritis,cervical stenosis and I also have stevens Johnson syndrome. guess what that is not what defines me. I am 50 yrs old and I gave up my job with bupa 5 yrs ago as I broke my...
    megsplace megsplace 51-55, F Oct 14, 2013

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    Not Who I Thought I Was

    Having been brought up by what I thought was my mum and dad and even though it has been quite a strain at times, I did my best at school sports and classroom academics, but never really got no praise they never attended parent days sports days or turn up to watch me play in the...
    privateblue privateblue 18-21, M 1 Response Mar 27, 2013

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    Who I Am Completely

    Nobody understands at all what I go through daily, I wish I could be that person that everybody expects. I know a lot of people wish I was thinner maybe cutter, maybe something. I haven't made anything out of my life since the incident when I was younger it happened 7 years ago...
    JazzyFresh JazzyFresh 18-21, F Mar 17, 2012

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