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I Write Everything Down

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    I Organize My Brain

    i write everything down because i don't trust my memory,and because i don't want to have shopping lists on my mind,numbers or something not usuful i prefere to keep my brain less loaded,i function better like this i throw the useless on the paper and keep the usefull on my mind.
    blackweirdcat blackweirdcat 46-50, F Nov 14, 2013

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    Folder Needed

    I have a piece of paper under me most days which I use to write down ideas and such things. It's helped me come up with many poems and short short stories. I have so many pieces of paper now floating around with these scribbles on, I need some sort of folder for them....
    Luangi Luangi 18-21, F Nov 24, 2007

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    This Sharing Thing Feels Gooooood

    you know i never share my secrets with anyone in my life i cant say i plan to share secrets here either but you know what i am willing to share ? how i feel about my life which is technically not a secret but it is something more like .... a criticism from the person that knows...
    redanger redanger 18-21, M Feb 3, 2011

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    No Lie.

    I write everything down. Thoughts I have, feelings. It helps me. I have been doing it since I was in therapy because I was forced to, but even though it has been over a year since I ended therapy I continue to write. I have always wrote things down, for memories, but it has...
    wewantcowbell wewantcowbell 16-17, F Nov 15, 2007

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    Flipped? Idk You Name It

    well as from the title i typed while feeling so .... devastated .i am a medical student thx to my father i get to go alot of places around the world cuz of his job . i am the kind that have it all you may say my mom is the normal house wife that i still need to take her...
    redanger redanger 18-21, M Feb 3, 2011

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    Letters

    I've written tons of unsent letters... most of which are angry tell-offs. It's probably one of my favorite ways of coping.
    paperalias paperalias 22-25, F 1 Response Nov 24, 2007

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    Written words give me a voice. It's a way to express myself. Sometimes it's hard to tell if people are listening when you're speaking...on the other hand you can't tell if people...
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    Simple title for simple thought Every event is a story, if is interesting or not, does not matter. but what is lovely is that they are always happening around us, and they are...
    JosueOA JosueOA 18-21, M Jul 7

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    Whenever I am puzzled or mad or sad or happy I always need to write it down as someway to express my emotion I am feeling it works great
    alexann4ever alexann4ever 13-15, F 1 Response Jul 15

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    I've been mentally writing the same story for about 7-10 years now and by this point it's so complex and cliche and the characters are insanely different and it would probably not...
    ALittleLess15 ALittleLess15 16-17, F 2 Responses Jul 15

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    So far, so good. I like who I am. I like how I think. Someone needs to write this down. If you want something done right you have to do it yourself. And now I have over 300 stories...
    fairytalesandspiderwebs fairytalesandspiderwebs 18-21, F 3 days ago

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    my computer's running really ******* slow and it's throwing off the entire mood of writing. Even as I'm typing now, it's lagging hardcore and i'm sick of it. I'm writing a story...
    hornewrecked hornewrecked 16-17, F 1 Response 12 hrs ago

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    Everything Happens for a Reason (Part 2) On January 29, I met someone on EP that has become an integral part of my life (I’ll refer to him as “D”). We had many great...
    ASubsNeed ASubsNeed 41-45, F 9 hrs ago

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    Another one I wrote when I was 14 or 15. This one is called Girl Inside. It was written during a really rough time in my life so it's pretty bitter. Inside of me is a girl that's...
    Env06 Env06 22-25, F 12 hrs ago

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    well i try: In daylight we are like strangers nothing two souls, never united But when darkness falls and the beautiful moon comes out when everything emerge two souls become one...
    sneipen89 sneipen89 22-25, F 1 hr ago

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    I was thinking about this a few months ago actually. Starting after high school it would be an autobiography when the reality of life kicks in. Many ups, many downs, and many...
    PuckDrop PuckDrop 18-21, M 20 hrs ago

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    Gray and swirling clouds are gathering on the horizon. Animals are beginning to feel the tension as they bustle about. Humanity is in a deep and oblivious slumber. The trumpet...
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    I jumped as i felt his strong arms wrap around my tiny waist, my mind and body now awakened as the blood in my heart raced. The atmosphere changed around me, the music no longer...
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    Author's note: I'm sorry if all this doesn't make sense. It was written to understand, and I worked through a lot writing it. It feels odd posting it but I haven't posted here in a...
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    Ahhhh, that sweet smell of… rejection. It’s not something I’ve had any personal experience with – yet – but I don’t for a moment suppose I...
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    I write dark poetry mostly because it has a hidden meaning to me. I know the poetry I write is not good but oh well. It only matters what I think of it and what it means to me.
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    I really wonder, no one write to me, no one wants to be my friend. no one talk to me here? Am I so ugly? Why no woman wants to be my friend? Let me know please...
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    I absolutely love terribly sad songs. Of course not all the time but I love songs that relate to me as much as possible. When a sad song comes on and something bad is on my mind...
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    This is the first poem that I ever did! Haha. Poem What do you do with a heart you can't feel Who do you give it to? Somehow, someway I want to surrender Surrender my heart to...
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    This is just a little short story I'm working on, not really a book, but I'd like some feedback. The White Room The room was as white as paper, but as soft as a pillow when...
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    There were once two souls who wandered aimlessly though the world. Darting though the clouds,the trees, and the vast seas. They were lonely beings,never truly feeling as if they...
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    This is a novel, I'm working on. This is a chapter- I'd like some feedback, nice criticism please! I know that some bits need changing; that you don't know the characters, but this...
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    Will you see through? Look into a crowd of smiling teens Many see all their smiles and boisterous laughter If you really knew them you would see that most exorbitant veneers...
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    I look into her eyes as she stares back into mine. Everything is silent. The world around is has disappeared, it's just us, standing in the center of the universe. Our fingers...
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    Here's more of the book. The Shadow of Pride and Lust. ~enjoy :P Chapter Four: An Unfriendly Wager   We walked to a bar, after I denied everything that was written down in front...
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    There are feelings that you only keep to yourself, unspoken anger, unspoken pains...based on my experience, when I feel this, I grab a paper and a pen and start to write all about...
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    Mother let me say oh how I grieve, About all the times I let you down How I fell in the water and you nearly drowned How you tried to save me, but all was in vain I cast you away...
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    That sensation of emptiness when you have so much to write but you just can’t formulate your thoughts into coherent sentences or find the right words to use. That feeling you...
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    "Burn down everything!" Enough said.
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    Paranoid Thoughts- Memories cloud my mind/ Everyone believes that I'm fine/ Under this mask it hurts/ I've tried everything from drugs to home remedies and nothing seems to work...
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    You don't know how much I hurt How much pain I carry How much strength it takes to pretend that you don't hurt me I cover all my pain All my hurt behind a smile But all that...
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    After 10 months of thinking I was in the best relationship of my life, one day my Sir ceased all communication with me. When I look back, it is sad to say that me thinking this...
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