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To everyone who joined these forums at some point, and got discouraged by the negativity and left after a while (or even got literally scared off): I'm sorry.

I wasn't good enough at encouraging people to be kinder, and removing people who refuse to be kind. Encouraging people is hard, and removing people creates conflict, and I hate conflict... so that's why I wasn't better at it.

I was a very, very sensitive teen. The atmosphere of this forum as it is now, if it had existed in 1996, would probably have upset me far more than it would have helped.

I can handle quite a lot of negativity and even abuse now, but that isn't the point. I want to help people. I want to help the people who need it the most, and I want to help people like the 1996 version of me.

I'm still figuring out the best way to do that, but as it is now, these forums are doing more harm than good, and I can't keep running them.

Thank you to the few people who have tried to understand my point of view so far. I really, really appreciate you guys. You are beautiful people.

Everyone else: If after everything I've said so far, you still don't understand my motivations, I think it's unlikely that you will. We're just too different. Maybe someday in the future it might make sense, but until then, there's no point in arguing about it. I don't have the time or the energy for arguing anymore. I will focus my time and energy on people who support me, and those who need help.

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Where is voices in your head?
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Where is voices in your head?

Why was it deleted?
08-27-2012 12:53 AM
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RE: Where is voices in your head?

Because Soul created a new forum called Mindality
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Where is voices in your head?

Actually it's because I don't think this is a good place to get personal (non-school) problems solved.

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RE: Where is voices in your head?

It swallowed a bottle of tylenol and killed itself.
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Where is voices in your head?

Yeah, what Aya said. It's been having those kinds of tendencies for a while now. I guess it finally did it.

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RE: Where is voices in your head?

(08-28-2012 03:54 AM)SoulRiser Wrote:  Yeah, what Aya said. It's been having those kinds of tendencies for a while now. I guess it finally did it.

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Where is voices in your head?

If you're referring to the voices themselves, they didn't die. They moved to my head, and now they control all of my actions. Nutter

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Where is voices in your head?

Well, that explains a lot!

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Where is voices in your head?

Yep. Well, I'm off to kill the prime minister of Malaysia, cross a bridge consistent only of really worn ropes, and type the entirety of the Catcher in the Rye by J.D. Salinger into every word processor I can find without using copy or paste. Razz

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Where is voices in your head?

Sounds like that could keep you busy for a while. xD

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Where is voices in your head?

I changed my mind and played poker with a pack of wild wolves instead. Now I'm back.

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Where is voices in your head?

Who won?

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