Anonymous (@) 8 years, 9 months ago

This past year has been one of the hardest of my life- but suddenly everything Ive ever wanted seems to be coming true all at once.
Sometimes horrible things have to happen in such a way as to open the door for something wonderful- if youre poor, struggling, depressed… dont give up
Keep believing

Soon youll be thanking god (or whatever higher power)
that you had faith.

I just wanted to make a place to share thankfulness.
Its important to me to remind myself what im thankful for- maybe youll share yours too

Here goes:
Im thankful that I have the parents I do- although they can be awful and controlling theyve pushed me so hard that Ive learned not to compromise my happiness to satisfy other people. its made all the difference.
Im thankful for the good fortune ive had to meet the amazing friend i have
Im thankful for my healthy husband and son
Im thankful for my dog! (best friend)
Im thankful for the internet and its fantastic way of exposing me to new ideas & cultures
Im thankful for terrifying horrible uncertainty & existential possibilities that fill me with energy and vitality!
Im thankful for one pushy friend who preached to m about vegetarianism until i finally tried it (which resulted in me losing 50 pounds & now im healthier than ive ever been)
Im thankful that I have the freedom to decide who im going to be every day
My bicycle! & the freedom of the midnight moonlight ride!
Im thankful for you, dear reader :)
When i have something i really want to say I usually write it here.. HE always makes me feel a little less alone in my worldview. You heathens are fantastic. thanks.

(now tell me yours)

August 20, 2013 at 4:30 pm
Josh (9) (@thirdeyesanta) 8 years, 9 months ago ago

I’m thankful for my family who has done their best to do everything for my happiness and well being
Im thankful for the friends I’ve grown up with, helping me create great relationships and understand an existance different from the norm
the girlfriend i have who has been with me in great time and not so great
my roommate whos journey is with me on our next stage of life
any and all friends i’ve had or will have
my cat, even though hes a bit greedy with being scratched
that Im learning what i want to learn
that skateboarding and longboarding exist ;p
this thread so i could think about these things even for just a minute

Ellie (1,363)M (@tangledupinplaid21) 8 years, 9 months ago ago

@mamacoya, this would be good for me right now because I’ve been kinda ungrateful in general lately.
I’m grateful for being able to afford healthy food and the ability to cook.
I am grateful that I’m not a pack a day smoker anymore.
for getting back into playing music and feeling myself improve every time I pick up my guitar.
for getting to see my beloved and greatly missed California next month.
for meeting amazing people through high existence.
I am grateful for the Grateful Dead.

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