I Would Like to Think I Can Help Others

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    Very Much Willing

    ... eventhough sometimes i couldn't even deal with my own pain  :)  
    SweetAppleBlossom SweetAppleBlossom
    26-30, F
    2 Responses Mar 11, 2009

    Wife Poisons Husband While She Hides Affair With A Cop And No One Cares

    On January 18th 2005 I was battered by the Portland police and Multnomah county sheriffs while waiting for my wife Joan Wagar to come out of East Port Walmart from her orientation for her job! I done nothing wrong, but the police were not hiding the fact it was personal on there...
    WifePoisonedMe WifePoisonedMe
    46-50, M
    Mar 27, 2013

    Sometimes, I Can!

    I am told often, that I can't help everyone. Some people need professional help and I am not a trained psychologist. True! I know this... yet... I am stubborn sometimes. I can't stand to see a fellow human being, drowning! I just have to throw out a hand and try to help... even...
    deleted deleted
    2 Responses Mar 11, 2009

    It's Tricky

     After what I've been through, and the neglect I felt towards some of my most serious issues from my closest friends and family members... I mean, I thought it was clear, it was written across my face everyday how troubled I was and how much I needed help, even when i tried...
    imustbecrazy imustbecrazy
    1 Response Jan 26, 2010

    I Hope to Help

    Because I've been helped and supported, I feel it's in giving back as a tribute to all who has been there for me.  In my unusual life of hard knocks, I know what it's like to have pain and despair.  My experiences and mental health has been challenged, and I have...
    WarriorMom WarriorMom
    51-55, F
    6 Responses Mar 2, 2009

    Lately, especially the last year,

    I've come out of a shell. Whereas I use to feel deep in the midst of my angst lately it's become less and less. Something I can say I never previously thought possible. The lows I've reached and experienced made how I am today seem like an impossible. While I'm not totally...
    boompowsplat boompowsplat
    26-30, F
    1 Response Feb 3, 2016


    I always saw the world in a very optimistic light, despite coming from a hellish childhood. I trusted people. It usually got me hurt in the end. But I still kept trusting people. I always wanted to give my things away to people who had nothing. I remember getting in trouble...
    SpiritOfTheRabbit SpiritOfTheRabbit
    36-40, F
    1 Response Aug 16, 2013
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