I Will Stay Strong

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 174 People

    It doesn't matter if you know how much you mean

    to me anymore, all that matters is you're happy. I will stay strong and move on, with the short-lived happy moments we once shared... in my heart.
    AriAriela AriAriela
    22-25, F
    1 Response Aug 3, 2014

    Strong

    Strong,That's me,The way I like it,Why change?With me,There's no going back,I'll stay strong!
    lazycrazybasket lazycrazybasket
    46-50, M
    Sep 27, 2011

    Wow when you have been through some much

    and you bust your *** to rebuild yourself. Then there's that moment when it starts to crumble again and you have to catch yourself. No way am I ever going to loose myself again, going from the top of the world it's such a long fall to the ground. Standing higher than the...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Sep 7, 2014

    Staying Strong is not cutting yourself.

    It's not doing that one thing that is making you weak. It's loving yourself when it's hard. It's baring through pain that is almost unbearable. Stay strong. And live on
    Janellesings Janellesings
    16-17, F
    Apr 5, 2014
    dancergirlchicago dancergirlchicago
    31-35, F
    Apr 5, 2014

    Every day I smile and act like nothings wrong.

    Its called putting everything aside and simply being strong, so I can focus on others and make them feel like they belong, I am here for anyone and everyone just a message away, I stay strong and I am here to help you stay strong.
    nathchalk97 nathchalk97
    18-21, M
    1 Response May 10, 2015

    Strong Forever

    I fell so many times,and there was nobody to catch me...I cried so many times about people who don't deserve my tears...I was near to give up but I never do it...I lose myself over hundred times..I lost somebody very special and i was broke... Now I just feel stronger,I know I...
    ilian4eto ilian4eto
    16-17, F
    3 Responses Mar 25, 2013

    I've been through hell

    and back but I know staying positive is what I need. God would not give me things I can't handle.
    perfectionistoofaraway perfectionistoofaraway
    18-21, F
    Jan 28, 2014

    A feather floating freely sparking chemistry,

    The winds of change always follow me. With courage to believe anything I dream, Take my hand so you can be my beam Of radiating light, be my warmth tonight. I would never grow tired of your sight! But can things be as beautiful as they seem Is this a nightmare or a dream? Now...
    ConsciousDrifter ConsciousDrifter
    31-35, M
    Mar 8

    Next To My Bed Is A Small Jar Filled With My Own Bones.

    At the age of sixteen my knee got dislocated. It’s normally just a little incident, quite common with athletes. But little did I know how this one little misfortune would affect the future. After the first dislocation came the second one and the third one. The other leg joined...
    Korovjev Korovjev
    26-30
    Jul 13, 2013

    I Will Not...

    I will Call him Write him See him   andTouch him all over again. those are the ONLY things I want to do.  I will stay strong.   I will get him back. And I will NOT harden my heart to him or love just to make it all easier on myself.
    Mareola Mareola
    26-30, F
    1 Response Jun 12, 2010

    Blocking It Out

    My life is a mess but i have support when i need it,even thou i am used to doing things on my own just latley i have had to deal with a few problems that have been playing on my mind,that almost broke me cause i all most gave up,but then i had a dose of family love that made me...
    nuttyrocker nuttyrocker
    26-30, F
    Mar 23, 2010

    Strong

    Its as i said before the truely strong people have no choice but to stay strong. I will always stay strong, and i will always be the only one to catch myself if i fall.
    Arorin Arorin
    22-25, M
    Mar 23, 2010

    I Am Strong.

    I was dignoised with depression and then anxiety and then bipolar disorder. All at different times . I never fully gasped the concept that I would never be like my friends. That I would get easily hurt, not be able to control myself and my emotions and feel different emotions all...
    elenaxxx13 elenaxxx13
    13-15, F
    Mar 30, 2012

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    AdBlue AdBlue
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    boldtimer boldtimer
    66-70, M
    1 Response Apr 18
    painted him the other day, sent it in the mail this morning so hopefully he will get t by the end of the week. I just miss him so much
    bekaaa bekaaa
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    deleted deleted
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    luvbellies luvbellies
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    I'm not I'm stronger than you or I could ever think I am !!!!
    deleted deleted
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    jupitercx jupitercx
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