I Will Accept Myself Just the Way I Am

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 41 People

    Living On Borrowed Time

    I guess that if I can say anything about myself with certainty, it is that I am living on borrowed time. I have had about two dozen extremely close brushes with death to the point where I realize that I can not justify my being here. I'd have to rebuild the great wall of China...
    Tuck Tuck
    56-60, M
    2 Responses Jul 28, 2011

    I'm Me And I Like That

    I used to have a lot of issues about fitting in. I tried so hard to do it for years and never really succeeded. After 30 years, I finally realized that being myself and being HAPPY was more important than fitting in and being miserable on the inside. So here I am- take it or...
    SpiritOfTheRabbit SpiritOfTheRabbit
    36-40, F
    3 Responses May 5, 2012

    And I Have

    To a point.... I'm not all the way there yet. I've accepted all of me inside, it's the physical that I still have a hard time with, but I am getting better & that's the important thing..... I know one day I'll wake up & all I'll see is the good. The flaws will still be...
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    Apr 9, 2009
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