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Kim Shields

Joined 10 years ago from West Palm Beach, Florida

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  • Emotional Support as a Necessity

    Emotional Support as a Necessity

    2 years ago

    It is a proven fact that as humans we need physical contact with others in order to ease the feelings of loneliness, but what about when that is more complicated than simply walking out your front door? How do you get that contact from others if you are unable to leave your home?

  • My Explosive Recurring Dream

    My Explosive Recurring Dream

    4 years ago

    Experts say dreams are a way of processing the waking life. One always dreams, but doesn't always remember. Decoding dreams can be a challenge, but I finally have an answer to one recurring dream.

  • My New Experience

    My New Experience

    5 years ago

    Packing everything up and moving to a state you've never even visited as a last minute effort to avoid homelessness is a terrifying experience. These are my thoughts and experience on doing just that.

  • Run_away_Triggers


    6 years ago

    Sometimes hearing certain songs triggers a time in your life you would rather forget. But, sometimes that memory makes you reflect back on that time and see how far you have come.

  • My most recent break up

    My most recent break up

    7 years ago

    Breaking up is a difficult thing, but sometimes it is the best decision one can make! He put me through hell, but I'm a survivor!

  • Life-is-a-Journey


    7 years ago

    Everything in your life is there to help you get to where you are meant to be. It is full of ups and downs, but you must take all of it as a lesson to be learned and apply it to your life.

  • Fate is a funny thing...

    Fate is a funny thing...

    7 years ago

    According to the internet, Fate is "the development of events beyond a person's control, regarded as determined by a supernatural power." Not everyone believes in fate, but it is a deciding factor in how things turn out in life; at least in my...

  • depressingEvents


    7 years ago

    Everyone deals with pain differently and in their own time. Physical pain tends to go away, but emotional pain has a tendency to either linger for too long or sneak up on people when it is least expected. There are so many things that can trigger...

  • How do I start writing

    How do I start writing

    7 years ago

    Writing one's personal story is a complex issue. The biggest part is how to begin. There are so many ways to start a story. I just have to figure out the best way for me to start.

  • On the brink of graduation

    On the brink of graduation

    8 years ago

    On the brink of graduation from a university, I am beginning to get nervous and excited about my future. I know this is everything I've ever wanted, but the fear of the unknown is what scares me most.

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    Starting college in your late 20's

    10 years ago

    What's it like to start college in your late 20's? I can't tell you it's easy, because I would be lying. My experiences may or may not be normal, but I guarantee someone will agree with my experience.

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    What is THAT??

    10 years ago

    FOP, or Fibrodysplasia Ossificans Progressiva is an extremely rare medical condition. There are only 700 in the world and a 1 in 2 million chance of meeting 1 person with the disease.


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