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I Am Myself

I Am Myself (What it means to me) – SteelChords

When I started writing “I Am Myself”, it started out as simply writing a song for my favorite character in the show, Derpy, but when I went through the process of writing the lyrics, I found that I put much more personal experience into writing them than I’d originally intended.

When I was younger, throughout all of Elementary and Middle School (K-8th Grade) I was looked at as a bit of an outsider...

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Recurring Wounds

Christina

Hi.

I go by numerous different names– Derpy being one of them– but for this sake, I’ll use the name I want: Christina. Throughout my years alive, I’ve been almost constantly bullied or in other ways down for me being different. For as long as I can remember, I’ve been suffering from Attention Deficit Hyperactive Disorder, Paranoid-type Schizophrenia, Dissociative Identity Disorder, Obsessive Compulsive Disorder, and more.

It’s hard coming around from day to day, and numerous times I just wanted...

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Being Different Isn’t Who I Am- It’s What I Do.

BrenPoni

For me to explain what makes me different from anybody else is difficult, for I have not yet discovered myself as a whole yet. I have still much to learn, and many things may change.

But that being said, I am a caring person whose personal experiences have shaped my life for the better– even if I was outcasted for being different for most of my life...

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Being Different is What You Make Of It

RommelWhen I was about 4-5 years old, I was diagnosed with a moderate to severe form of Attention Deficit Hyperactive Disorder. This essentially meant that in most social situations, I exhibited unusual or spontaneous forms of behavior (such as cutting my hair with craft scissors in front of an entire classroom) and was unable to even maintain my attention to something for more than a minute...

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