What Would the World Be Like If We Valued Wisdom More? - Recently I've been talking with various people about some of the world's problems, and it seems to me like humans are complete idiots sometimes. (Note: I include myself in that assessment!). We do the most foolish self...
MakingPeace 50 Responses 7 May 30, 2008
Little Boxes. - Little Boxes. "Little boxes on the hillside,little boxes made of tickytackyLittle boxes on the hillside,little boxes all the sameTher's a green one and a pink one and a blue one and yellow one And they're all made out of tickytacky and they all look just the...
kikingbird 2 Responses 0 Jan 5, 2010
The Deeper War On Terror Lies Within - Yesterday we heard from a very dear friend in Tokyo. Her apartment was broken into Saturday night. Three men entered through the window, they tied her up with duct tape and ransaked the apartment, looking for money or drugs. They cut open...
MakingPeace 3 Responses 0 Dec 28, 2008
Its Like Dumb And Dumber Keeps Getting - Dumber and dumber and dumbest keep repeating thesame as thier parents did the same as thier parentswill people ever learn? maybe i should say this more gentalerbut ive seen women in my family raised by abusive mothers and fatherslike...
lunnas 8 Responses 1 Jan 6, 2010
I Think Everybody Has The Ability To Tap Into Their Wisdom - The ability to learn and grow, and become thoughtful, compassionate, kind, and wise...In everyone's own time.
rockyj 0 Jul 21, 2011
Too "intelligent" For Our Own Good - We're slowly "advancing" ourselves into extinction. The more people, the less trees. Frankly, I prefer trees.
de1eted 2 Responses 1 Sep 26, 2010
A Strange Mixture - Humans are a strange mixture. We have such incredibly advanced brains with processing and reasoning capacities far beyond the most advanced super-computer, and yet we have such base instincts. We're ruled by such primitive emotions as fear, anger, greed, lust...
CosmoLang 1 Response 0 Nov 9, 2011
Nobody's An Island - I've heard that saying time and time again. It's supposed to be a metaphor for someone to ask for help. I took it a different way. I'm not sure where I learned what it meant to be a hypocrite, but I knew I didn't want to be one. I also wanted to know what the...
deleted 2 Responses 0 Oct 8, 2008
From "Being Peace" - I just read this, this morning, and thought it would be a fitting follow up to MakingPeace's story... "Many of us worry about the world situation. We don't know when the bombs will explode. We feel that we are on the edge of time. ...
Dee67 8 Responses 3 Jun 2, 2008
I Wish I Had Some True Friends - Even as a child I never really felt as though I had any true friends. I gained some and I lost plenty. Why? I always wondered why me? I try so hard to be kind and caring towards other so why aren't I more likeable. I do have a few friends I speak...
shill92 6 Responses 3 Nov 26
My wife of 14 "wonderful" years is a very jealous woman. She has done away with anyone I used to call friend. Now, I have her friends. She says "You know my friends". And I do, but they are her friends. Not my friends. I wish I had more close friends!
crackedplumber 1 Response 2 6 days ago
all my friends are girls , and i cant rly sleep over cuz im a guy , i mean theres exceptions tho. i am still close to them but, i cant do as much as their female friends. i wish not everything was based on gender -_- , it sucks...
MarkXD 1 Response 1 4 days ago
I Actually Don'T Really Have Close Friends. - Okay so all of my friends are males, i literally mean ALL of them. i don't even talk to girls. mostly because i relate to guys more and the girls i know are stuck up, *******, or just plain annoying. im willing to be friends with...
deliriousss 2 Responses 1 Nov 24
Trying To Be A Good Friend - I feel like I always have to choose whether to be a good friend or a good daughter. Last night my friend texted me asking to come over to talk because she having a bad night. I felt awful because I didn't check my phone until two hours when I was...
mnd986 0 Nov 24
I Hate Being Used - the main reason I joined my experience project was to find a few people who feel the same way I do but I didn't know what to talk about until I shared my story. Now that I shared some major points of my past I can now talk about my present. Things are...
thequestionshavebeenanswered 0 Nov 18
I remembering being in elementary school having my group of friends you know we ran around school together and after school, l had on close BFF you know the one who there mom was your mom and all that jazz, well I want that again..
SuperrV 0 3 days ago
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Unknown1047 0 Nov 7
Would Be Nice. - Being a single father of 4 and working 40-50 hours a week as a drill instructor I don't really have time for friends. It's sad.
Ssgsmith77 2 Responses 0 Nov 8
Looking - Looking for a decent guy to tribute any picture I take!, ofcourse I need trust and a decent friendly relationship. Interested? message me!/
MayWeLove 9 Responses 3 Nov 18
My Stupid Wishes - I'll make these detailed since so many people get screwed over in movies and books. One: I would wish for world peace. Cliché, yes, but I'm sick and tired of the drama this fighting brings. Although people could still argue and be bad people, but there...
Annyissa 0 Nov 22
I Wish I Had A Real Father! - Almost all my childhood I think I had a normal family with my mother and father (but I never had a normal family because I always lived with my grandparents). But once my mom divorce my "father", my grandmother one night decide to told me that the...
biarodrigues95 2 Responses 2 5 days ago
I Have Never Had A Girlfriend - Don't get me wrong, I am completely straight. It's just that, I guess I just think too much about it. I have never been in a relationship, and now I'm almost out of high school. Whenever there is a girl I like at my school, I will always think...
Y23Y 0 Nov 13
Wish I Had Someone To Hang Out With - Ever since my best friend moved to South Carolina I have no one that wants to hang out with me all my other friends are too busy.
greenteajello 2 Responses 0 Nov 11
Moods - I wish EP had a mood choice along the lines of "crazy" or "weird".
emipurple 1 5 days ago
I Was Luckey - I was luckey that I had them taken out and was back to work in a day....For what ever reason I did not have alot of pain with them...I know others have had alot of pain W.E.S.
Ticklor 0 6 days ago
Why So Serious? - I wish I could take life a little more serious sometimes. I met a great guy I like to hang out with... He is older, out of college and has a great job. The age difference and career difference is huge, and unfortunate. I love hanging out with him, but his...
JenDeLac 2 Responses 1 Nov 13
Sure Why Not - But I only really need one wish. Because my one wish would be to have an unlimited number of wishes.
TKD1 1 Nov 22
Sometimes, I feel alone and wish I could talk to somebody. While the friends I have online are amazing, I just wish I could connect with somebody my age who understands me. Especially with depression and such, it's just hard sometimes.
texasboy9753 0 1 day ago
Trained To Forget - Due to some bad experiences as a child and as a young adult I learned to "forget" memories to protect myself from the sadness. Now, many years later, I have such a bad memory for details. I wish I could fix that.
Deeinflorida 0 Nov 7
Make My Day - . . . . . I WISH I COULD TAKE THE CREDIT FOR THIS, BUT I CANNOT . . . . If someone does something unkind or nasty that could potentially ruin your whole day, you have a decision to make. Will you let them do this? You have the power to say NO. This is my life and...
Serenitree 0 Nov 11
Someone - Even though I'm close to my sister ,I don't even tell her everything ,I just wish I could talk to someone who understands me
Zoi15 1 Response 0 Nov 13
They Didn'T Care.. - I'm 14 years old.. I haven't had sex in 9 months, but I had sex with my ex boyfriend who used me, I loved him. It happened multiply times, he never even cared though. I moved to Florida from Iowa and now I'm fat away from him, but I still care about him... I...
LindseyD4 1 Response 0 Nov 24
Education - I would have definitely gone to college right after high school. So many opportunities I would have had.
CurvyDiamond 0 Nov 14
Worthless - The other day at school we were doing about drugs and alcohol, my teacher saw that my eyes were watering, something wasn't the matter. " Are you okay? " "mhm yep " Was my answer, trying my hardest to not let the tears come out. " You sure? " "yep" I was finding it...
Suicidenoteisinmyhand 1 Response 1 2 days ago
I was 17, my best friend at the time seemed so happy and care free! We were rehearsing for a school play at the time! School was finishing for a two week break... He hugged me and said "if u ever need me, you know I'm always here for you" That was the last thing he ever said to...
Sdaems 0 20 hours ago
Yeah.. - This says it all :/ people are so bitchy and douchey these days. :(
rosielike 1 Nov 8
To Be Honest - It's no surprise to me. I see douchebags on a daily basis. I'm used to the stupid chit chats and all the "you're beautiful" bullshit. It's so funny how they think I'm into that **** but I am laughing inside about to burst into tears of laughter.
BlazeItUp1017 0 6 days ago
Yep - I guess I just haven't made a ton of good friends where I live now... And yes, I catch up with old friends but sometimes the distance and the gap is really evident when we run out of things to talk about. I miss just talking to people I can share random things with that I...
o0o0ohhh 1 Response 1 Nov 9
Double Trouble? - Having someone from womb til tomb is pretty ******' cool. Accepting twin applications at the "freaky only child" booth.
jmidds96 2 Nov 11
Bored - Plz anybody message me I'm bored and very lonely
Zoi15 1 Response 0 Nov 14
I Just Want To Chat With Someone - I don't have a problem, actually no answer is needed right now.... Just want o chat with someone
purepenguin 2 Responses 0 Nov 19
Girls - I have some but not many almost all are guys and they want something from me.There must be this vibe about me or im suoer flirtasoeous idk but its annoying i want a gf i canturn to when im crying then later go to amovie with.I feel like I dont haveone.
Alwaysandforever29 2 Responses 4 Nov 20
I Wish I Had A Meaningful Relationship - Sometimes (a lot of times) I find myself wanting to be in a relationship agian. My last one wasnt exactly.. 'meaningful'. She never told her parents, and we were together for about 4 months. she broke it off around Valentines Day. (Yes, i...
depressedandanxious 1 6 days ago
Everything I Never Had. - I wish I was smart. I wish I was more outgoing. I wish I wasn't so shy and quiet. I wish people would understand me without me having to explain. I wish I was a kid again. I wish life was easy. I wish I could take back some words. I wish I could take...
FalllingApart 6 Responses 4 Nov 16
The Wish To Wake Up Happy / Pretty - When you're younger it is easier not to care about looks, because most of us are taught looks aren't everything. I wish this was the case in high school, I truly wish people cared more about your personality compared to how nicely you are...
xxSofiaxx 0 Nov 17
"Married", Had An Abortion, Wish I Hadn't - I had an abortion about a month and a half ago. I didn't want to. I'm 35, been in a relationship off and on with my ex-husband for a little over 18 years total, and we have a daughter together. Both he and I have been having health...
Notasouthernbelle 3 Responses 1 Nov 20
Before The Internet, Things Were More Interesting In Daily Life - Back when I first went to my local community college I had a pretty interesting request. It was in a city in NJ, in the early 90's. No internet (not to the general public, anyway), no cell phones, etc. I was...
flybutterflyD 1 Response 1 Nov 24
How Much More Waiting - I'm a few months away from turning 19 and I still have had no luck. I know that I want to have a girl in my life but she seems to be non-existent. I've been rejected a few times, and liked girls who I soon realised were taken, but it never bothered me...
Lucario11 1 Response 1 Nov 19
Regretful Wishing. - I'm getting an abortion. I feel pain, don't know if I can go through with it. But in my head I know it's probably what's best. I have one baby already, we don't have room or money for another child. My doctors would most likely tell me to terminate the...
Livelove1997 2 Responses 0 Nov 18
Part Of Me. - A "letter" to my mom's friend: So, of course the holidays make me sentimental. As do other days without notice. But I was thinking about how much I miss my dad and uncles. I miss them regularly. There is this ridiculous show on tv about cheapskates and this...
nothingbetterthanlaughing 5 a week ago
Wisdom Over Education - I admire and respect wisdom far more then education. I believe that people tend to forget that the two are not the same thing. In my life I've known people with an 8th grade education that had far more intelligent things to say then most of those I've met...
xj287 0 Nov 19
I Had An Abortion And Became A Kind Of Pro-Lifer - I was a week late for my period, with heavy breasts, endless hunger and burst into tears on the bus for no reason..........I already knew before the two pink lines appeared on the stick that I had a life inside me. I cried and...
Lanlies 8 Responses 3 Nov 14
Which Do You Value More? - Wisdom is supernatural. Intelligence is natural. Human wisdom is as limited as one's intel. If it were named the Central Wisdom Agency, perhaps we would be better off with ...that.
Chaotician 1 Response 0 Nov 14
Two words: Doctor Manhattan! Think about it. Nothing could stop you and you could create whole new galaxies. Watch civilizations rise and fall. The possibilities are limited only by your imagination. To summarize I wish I had the ability to masterfully manipulate space/time...
Young0Philosopher 1 Response 0 5 days ago
Mature Wisdom - Can there be? Does that mean there can exist immature wisdom, early stage wisdom- the kind that requires the extrapolation only Chaos Theory can supply?
Chaotician 0 Nov 24
Final Goodbye Letter- Sent - Here is the letter I emailed. First step in finally letting go with my heart. " I am still replaying our conversation from last Sunday in my mind. based on our more recent communications and the removal of some of your financial burden I was not...
Urbancowgirl 12 Responses 18 Nov 22
Wisdom Of The Fae - About a year and a half ago, I was stressing about finances and was wondering what I could do to get some money to get caught up. That night, I had a dream in which I saw a short blonde woman, and I heard a voice say that she was of the Fay and wise. She then...
dayeshadow 2 Responses 1 a week ago
I Wish My Mind Had A Delete Button - Irrelevant thoughts that I want to delete yet it pops sometimes disturbing me.. Why don’t you need me in real yet you need me ..when alone in your world you close your eyes and beckon your muse my face blinks its been days now your eyes...
winterfall 0 4 days ago