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I Wrote a Letter to My Self

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    Letter To Self

    Dear Self Im sorry i knoe i have let u down by letting people dictate to u what u can and cant do in the past but today that comes to an end.I know it still hurts that u were molested and grew up in an emotionally abusive home - but forgive them and let them go coz after all...
    lancejames28 lancejames28 22-25, M 3 Responses May 4, 2011

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    Wrote It, Put It Away

    It's not exactly a letter, but I'll write down my thoughts at a period of time to sum up my problem at the time and what I think will happen. I've put letters away sometimes then come across them months or a year later, most likely I'll generally remember the situation that...
    Morgause Morgause 41-45, F Dec 7, 2010

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    Confidence

    You have to build confidence in what you do.  You and only you can demolish yourself, try to stay positive and find the light through all this darkness.  We can all be jerks with our words but it takes a strong individual to see past the words and move forward.  Bullshit...
    promises5 promises5 26-30 May 3, 2011

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    Dear Voices In My Head.....

    Dear inner soul of MeltedFlowers, wtf were you thinking? Wasting money when you were younger,  like you did not care,  being embarrassed by your grandma, always  trying to go your own way. You dumbass; but I guess you learned the hard way didn't you. It's time to...
    MeltedFlowers MeltedFlowers 31-35, F 3 Responses Nov 30, 2010

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    I read something sad today from a friend who is now in a similar situation as i was this time last year and my heart goes out to her. As it was a time when i myself felt so very...
    lilreddress lilreddress 36-40, F 3 Responses Aug 31

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    The last time I wrote a hand written letter was when I was very young and since then everything's been emails or texts. I miss writing to people and sending them letters and...
    lunadoll lunadoll 18-21, F 1 Response a week ago

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    This is a Poem that i wrote, I never write or do anything like that. I've been feeling depressed so i wrote down what i was thinking. This is a Personal Poem about how I feel...
    Nick54 Nick54 18-21, M 1 Response Sep 3

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    My dad married my stepmom when I was 6. She had two daughter, both older than me. My dad is a trucker, so he was never around. My stepmom always seemed to go out of her way to...
    cme4u cme4u 22-25, F 1 Response 10 hrs ago

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    From beyond the blue - green waters, In search of that which matters, Come together ye strange broken hearts, For smiles and tears in equal parts. This be the home for your...
    pretender2687 pretender2687 26-30, M 1 Response Aug 25

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    Dear Mr. Husband, I did not take for granted what you thought you have given me. I tried to execute that my best. I do not want to go all inch of details. Does not matter now...
    BlueMah BlueMah 46-50, M Sep 3

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    Dear 18 year-old Jasmin, I hope that you've gotten your poo together 'cause if you still haven't, try harder. As of this time, your still awake pass your bedtime but it's okay...
    imjustateenager imjustateenager 13-15, F Sep 5

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    "Taxidermy" Hoard whatever that was salvaged From the wreckage, Hug the debris close to me To console my acquiescence of your absence It’s a disgusting habit To hoard what’s...
    5thApprentice 5thApprentice 18-21, M 1 Response Sep 4

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    The Story of BeingScreaming souls trapped and calling out. This is the Lower Level Dimension. There are many levels of dimension, with Beings protecting the cross roads from one to...
    gemmaspurgeon gemmaspurgeon 26-30, F Sep 12

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    I used to just chill around and let stuff happen as they happen, so lately, I have taken it into my own hands to go and get myself fit, I am by no means unfit, just not what I...
    SturgyZA SturgyZA 13-15, M Aug 29

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    "Your Eyes Betray Me" Your eyes betray me They speak what you try to keep silent, While you falsely comfort my worries With that cookie-cut-out smiling, Your eyes avoid my stare...
    5thApprentice 5thApprentice 18-21, M Sep 4

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    Dear Santa, I never believed you Exist. I saw who you are and what you do? I haven't forgotten my First Christmas. It is in my heart. Now, I need two things from you.. A. I want...
    BlueMah BlueMah 46-50, M 1 Response Sep 9

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    Priyo Khora baba, Ghumiye poresilam. Hothat dh:swapno dekhe ghum venge gelo ! Dekhi eai potro apni likhesen, amake.. shotti? apner dudh shadha shorier mon eatto kalo kyano...
    sitgrosthobalika sitgrosthobalika 31-35, F 3 days ago

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    I write letters to someone in prison for about 2 years now, his an old high school friend and is actually my sister ex boyfriend but she moved on and got married so she stopped...
    kcbabypro kcbabypro 26-30, F 2 Responses Aug 23

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    You have.. a warm heart, a gentle soul and a smile that lightens up the world. You are.. a kind person, a good listener and just your presence made the world a better place to be...
    onebeatleft onebeatleft 18-21 Aug 25

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    The growing trend of taking smartphone selfies is linked to mental health conditions that focus on a person’s obsession with looks. According to psychiatrist Dr David Veal...
    MFBG MFBG 61-65, M Sep 13

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    But not this piece of code, luckily! This piece of code wrote itself -- well sorta, with the aid of a toy genetic algorithm optimizer. I just find it funny the result in this case...
    Faust76 Faust76 36-40, M Sep 2

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    I wrote a poem but I think it's far to extreme and morbid for EP.
    WintersSoldier2 WintersSoldier2 18-21, F 2 Responses Sep 12

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    Today I wrote a note to stranger in hopes to just brighten their day. I feel like it doesn't happen enough and that makes me worry that she may misinterpret it as me being a creep...
    Dakavu Dakavu 18-21, M 6 days ago

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    Razor blades and guitar picks, I find I'm gently weeping. All alone and insecure, I can't stop the bleeding. These bandages are torn and frayed, the wound beneath still stinging...
    Liamz Liamz 18-21, M 5 hrs ago

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    One of the most unattractive qualities in people is being too selfish and self absorbed to understand others or see things from a more objective and realistic perspective. Being so...
    shannonymous shannonymous 18-21, F 2 Responses Sep 1

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    Selfie here, selfie there, here selfie there selfie everywhere a selfie. Hahahaha (;
    Country00Girl Country00Girl 18-21, F 1 Response Aug 25

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    i think to be selfish in some extent is not bad ,because u can help any one only when u help ur self ,we are bound to do work for our selves first rather than anyone else whether...
    rev429 rev429 18-21, M Aug 29

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    EP, the land of SELFIES......S-Selection....so crucial to a posted selfie....looking your best is the keyE-Elimination....eliminate the flaws and expose your inner beautyL...
    desirabledreams desirabledreams 46-50, F 1 Response Aug 30

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    I'm reading an amazing book tonight, entitled "Boundaries and Relationships: Knowing, Protecting, and Enjoying the Self". One part of it made me cry because I just cannot believe...
    mistletoe41 mistletoe41 41-45, F Sep 3

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    I find nothing wrong with self harm like most people do. The only thing I find wrong with self harm is what lies beneath it but not the actually self harm itself. Like, I cut...
    starryxo starryxo 22-25 2 Responses Sep 7

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    Cutting is one of the most misunderstood human behaviors. And like any addiction, cutting is an extremely difficult thing to stop. We can become addicted to the chemicals that our...
    findmeholdmeloveme findmeholdmeloveme 18-21 1 Response 6 days ago

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    I honestly don't really know if it's official or not, and I don't want to go to a doctor. I think I'm fine managing by myself. I started to have bad anxiety/depression since last...
    AwfullyRad AwfullyRad 13-15, F 1 Response 4 days ago

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    #selfie lol I love taking selfies but I hate the girls that go overboard and take like 1000 selfies a day :/ like seriously go away haha
    Karianne6614 Karianne6614 16-17, F 6 Responses Aug 25

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    I'm not proud of it. I started self harming when I was 14 years old. I didn't hurt myself, and it wasn't very often. It started getting really bad while I was 15, my parents had a...
    CemoneDC CemoneDC 18-21, F 3 Responses Aug 26

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    My goal: to be the person I want to be with in more ways then one... With this in mind I find myself getting anxiety from a place of self perfectionism, but then I take a step...
    mzwhat mzwhat 26-30, F 1 Response Aug 31

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    i dont really have much self esteem anymore. i used to be really fat but even then, I was happy and I felt pretty. nowdays, i dont. it's like, everyone tells me im pretty and that...
    TrueLondon TrueLondon 18-21, F Sep 3

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    There was a small time in my life that my confidence started to bloom. I modeled for a few photographers, I was happy with the way I looked minus a few things if course. I...
    MarKri MarKri 22-25, F Sep 7

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    Unno i just saw someone post something on instagram and its just so true i wanted to say it here because i thought it was relevant.. "When someones self concious everyone tells...
    Theheavyheart Theheavyheart 13-15, F Sep 12

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    I started becoming depressed when I was 12 in the middle of 7th grade. My depression got worse and I began to self harm during the summer (when I was going into 8th grade). I had...
    livinglifeinpain livinglifeinpain 13-15, F 2 Responses 3 days ago

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    I used self harm for attention, and then it soon became more like an addiction so I started keeping it to myself. I now have stopped and Im almost a year clean :) I'm so glad I got...
    zennarts zennarts 13-15, F 1 Response Aug 24

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    The world continues to move around me. The chatter, the frenzy, the seeking, the competition. What is it that each of us is striving for? How many are even aware? Or are we just...
    mistletoe41 mistletoe41 41-45, F 2 Responses Aug 24

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    Ive been battling self-conscious and low self esteem for sometime now.. Hav u ever experienced asking ur seatmate or friends for answers for exams or seatwork? And soon finds out...
    Chiscuit Chiscuit 26-30, F Aug 25

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    I've been having some thoughts about this for a few days now, which I might have partly reflected in comments I've made here and there, can't remember... What I've been thinking...
    sometimeslonelytoo sometimeslonelytoo 41-45, M 2 Responses Aug 27

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    I'm addicted to self harming, I just feel so worthless, ugly and insecure. I can just never see my self as beautiful, or someone who has a good personality. everyone just know me...
    averageme1 averageme1 16-17, F 2 Responses Aug 28

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    yea, you want some ? high grades? - well the usual term for a drugs in our country - or the person selling on the streets ( pusher) - but nope - i was kidding , I ain't got no...
    stephenrko stephenrko 31-35, M Aug 28

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    Night Selfie .. Today before I left to go out thought this was a fast selfie lol..
    billyaldo billyaldo 22-25, M Aug 28

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    I don't know why but I love to see people's selfies, everyone is perfect in their own way. And the only way you can prove that is to be yourself. Nobody else can be that person. So...
    HappensForAReason HappensForAReason 13-15, M Aug 29

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