I Am a Klutz

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    This morning I tripped into my desk

    and gave myself a black eye. Again.
    DrLizzyFreud DrLizzyFreud
    26-30, F
    Aug 19, 2015

    Where Do I Start....

    Oh my god!!!  How many embarrassing moments have I had, too many to count...  Jeeze I have walked into poles, dropped things, and I am constantly finding bruises on my legs..  Bruises of unknown origin.  The worst moment I think is when I walked into a...
    CaliGirl3 CaliGirl3
    36-40, F
    5 Responses Nov 14, 2008

    Oh, Hey Wall!

    My middle school was two stories, and unfortunately I was really awkward and really clumsy at that point in my life.  One of the bathrooms one the second floor was exactly the same as one directly below it, with the exception that it only had sinks on one side.  So one...
    chocchipkookie93 chocchipkookie93
    18-21, F
    4 Responses Nov 28, 2007

    Mr. Gravity Rears His Ugly Head

    I'm a small business owner, and as such I try to do as much of the labor as possible.  We sell fiberglass kayaks and other small boats made in China.  They are shipped to us in those big 40 foot shipping containers.  Of course we don't have a loading dock, so we...
    Dragonklutz Dragonklutz
    41-45, M
    3 Responses Nov 18, 2009

    Chem Lab

    I always mess something up in chemistry lab. I don't think I've ever succeeded in completing an experiment the first time through. I always break a flask, burn myself on the Bunsen burner, spill all of my solution, or something. The lab is supposed to last two hours and 15...
    RopinTexan RopinTexan
    22-25, M
    1 Response Nov 14, 2007

    How I Fell ( A Comedy Of Clumsiness)

    I wrote this story over a year ago, so the wrist is fine. I wrote this in a letter to a friend, but upon re-reading it, I decided to share it here. Let's see just how klutzy I am. The other day, I fell. I really hurt my wrist. When I first fell, I thought I had broken it because...
    Serenitree Serenitree
    70+, F
    2 Responses Nov 3, 2012

    OOPS...I Did It Again!

    Fell down the stairs again....i have no idea why....twisted my left ankle....and after over 12 hours...it's still huge and blue/purple.  I hate being a clutz!!!!
    hornyv hornyv
    26-30, F
    1 Response Jan 19, 2008

    It's a combination of nerves

    and not having continuous movement moments. Being a klutz can be the window of opportunity, things like Buddhism, astral projection, big band tunes, and so on are rafts to travel into the hypothetical land of perfection. Concentration is not something done, its a koan on which...
    Nest37 Nest37
    36-40, M
    Aug 31, 2014


    I jumped up at the doctor's office so an old lady could take my seat, I then reversed and subsequently fell over the leg of a man in a cast, and gracefully landed on my ***.
    ReDariel ReDariel
    22-25, F
    2 Responses Apr 24, 2013

    It's a Good Thing I Mostely Drink Water..

    I let glasses slip out of my hand, I trip over something while holding something breakable, and when I do make it to where I was sitting, I tip them over! I stub my toe, I tent to accidentally swat ( when gesturing wildly ) some lamp or vase while talking enthusiastic, or walk...
    PinkBunnyProject PinkBunnyProject
    22-25, F
    1 Response Sep 4, 2008


    I was reminded of this while reading a question about identifying marks and scars. I realized I have many bruises and even scars that I can't indentify by origin.  Not a day goes by I don't have a new injury of some kind.  Not like I end up hospitalized or anything...
    SeriouslySappy SeriouslySappy
    51-55, F
    Nov 10, 2009

    I tripped on a volleyball

    when I was about to serve. I tried to stop it with foot. (face palm)
    MissAyyy MissAyyy
    18-21, F
    Jun 2, 2014

    I'am Stubborn.

    It was a rainy Friday and I was away with the marching band at the football game. Everybody was being careful since the bleachers were very slick and people didn't want to have any accidents. It was halftime and I was so excited to go on the field to perform, and so I tottaly...
    Stormy240 Stormy240
    22-25, F
    1 Response Nov 28, 2010

    Crap, That Hurt!

    Sunday I was walking from the bathroom to the living room. I was aiming to walk in between the coffee table & the couch. What did I do? I walked into the coffee table. I hit the corner w/ thigh, right above my knee on the left side. It was like that deep, nauseating pain. I...
    deleted deleted
    1 Response Nov 28, 2007

    Keep Me Away From The Kitchen!

    One of the first adjectives that I learned when I first started studying French is the word "maladroit" or "clumsy." Usually, I strive to be gentle and graceful, but it doesn't always work out that way. I get klutzy in a few different ways. The funny thing is that I can (almost...
    SomethingAnatomical SomethingAnatomical
    18-21, F
    Oct 22, 2011

    Walking Billboard For Pain!

    I have been labeled by my friends, yes my firends, the Walking Billboard for Pain. I'm a junior in High school, in my three years at my high school I have fallen down every set of stairs(their are literally 12 sets) and have fallen down these stairs 47 times!!! Have yu ever...
    lonelybrokenhearted lonelybrokenhearted
    18-21, F
    1 Response Feb 3, 2008

    Horseback Riding.

    I was horseback riding in a field and you have to be careful since there are holes which you can't see since the grass is so long. I was trotting along with some friends when my horse Sam trips over a groundhog hole and I lost my balance. I leaned forward istead of backwards and...
    Stormy240 Stormy240
    22-25, F
    Nov 27, 2010

    Sled Riding.

    One snowy winter I decided to go sled riding. You have to be careful not to hit any trees, bumps, or anything else that you could hurt yourself by. I took my sled and tried to pick out the best spot to go down the hill , and in this case it was going to be a bad choice. I didn't...
    Stormy240 Stormy240
    22-25, F
    Nov 27, 2010

    For Example

    Today I had a toothpick in my stocking hat (for good reason!) and when I was taking off the rest of my outdoor gear, I bent over into the wall and jammed it into my scalp. Yowzah!! That was quite a tickle.
    racin4065 racin4065
    26-30, F
    Jan 15, 2008


    Everyday its something new, i constanly trip over my own two feet, bump its walls, doors..you name it, i have done it
    bOObsMaGee bOObsMaGee
    22-25, F
    Sep 8, 2008

    Welding Class

    I still can't believe that I did this.... So there I am in class, just welding along, old school style (open torch flame and filler rod) and my instructor called for me...I turned my torch away from my work, and used the hand with the filler rod to lift my visor. ...
    pilotjess pilotjess
    36-40, F
    Jun 19, 2008

    I was talking to my dad outside by his truck

    when I turned around i ran right into the end of it cause the truck got a little wider as you go down the length. i stumbled, and my dad said " be careful…" and I was all " I didn't trip the truck just needed a hug". he just died laughing it was pretty funnt
    Countrybae Countrybae
    22-25, F
    2 Responses Jan 31, 2015

    Its a curse. A birthday curse.

    On my brothers birthday I got stiches on my chin. My birthday was broken wrist with a party in the emergency room. My uncles was broken ankle and almost falling into the oven.
    lostfollower lostfollower
    18-21, F
    Jan 11, 2014


    Well, it's just embarrassing. I can't walk in a straight line. I run into things. It's a good thing I don't bruise easy or i'd look like I'd been beat. The other day I was walking home from the gym room & saw my landlady & was sort of talking as I passed her & just...
    deleted deleted
    1 Response Nov 15, 2007

    If anyone tries to tell you

    that all martial artists are coordinated don't believe them because that's absolute bull crap! I am an exception and so are my friends. I've already tripped up the steps today, almost fell over a kid and dropped a rather large book on my foot. This isn't even counting the stuff...
    BleedingOrchids BleedingOrchids
    18-21, F
    Jun 25, 2014


    That moment when you're reading something, watching a video on youtube or talking to someone (laying on your bed) then your iphone somehow slips out of your hand and hits you in the face.. WHOO! xD
    UniqueBunnii UniqueBunnii
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Nov 25, 2013

    I'm about to walk into the student union

    and this super attractive girl that I've been talking to comes out. She says hi to me, I turn to acknowledge her and walk right into the door!
    brettrocks96 brettrocks96
    18-21, M
    Sep 2, 2014

    The Kurse Of The Klutz

    So my husband has said, only half-jokingly, that I basically need to live inside of a bubble to avoid hurting myself. I run into walls, shelves, corners, glass doors, etc. I trip on the floor. I fall UP the stairs. I get aggravated when my klutziness interferes with my running...
    Stinarita Stinarita
    Aug 1, 2012

    Yay Clumsy Me.

    So I was on an astronomy trip with my class coming together with other schools that had astronomy classes in the surrounding states. It was a four day trip and on the second day, we went to the rec center to play some sports or go to the exercising room. I wanted to play soccer...
    Stormy240 Stormy240
    22-25, F
    Nov 26, 2010

    Always Turn The Lights On.

    One night I was walking in the dark trying to find my bedroom door so I could get a midnight snack from the fridge. Before I could do anything, I trip over something on the floor and I fly into my closet door and it's also glass. As I made it to my feet I try to find my door and...
    Stormy240 Stormy240
    22-25, F
    3 Responses Nov 26, 2010

    In pre-school these two annoying boys Daniel

    and Nathaniel (brothers) were always taking toys from the girls like all little boys. We had recess in this big gym/auditorium the front doors led into there. One day they were playing with a pink Barbie ball (it was really small-it fit perfectly in your hand) and I wanted...
    Countrybae Countrybae
    22-25, F
    1 Response Apr 10, 2015

    I Tripped a Lot As a Kid

    I used to trip a lot and sprain my ankles as a kid.  I had weak ankles because of my weight.  I don't do it so much now because I 'm more careful of how I walk.
    jelloegg jelloegg
    18-21, F
    1 Response Sep 2, 2009

    That Hurts

    My vaccume cleaner beat me up , i have a huge bruise and cut on my arm and my toe is cut! GRRR. I wasn't even using it just innocently Ha walked into a room in the dark and was accousted!
    redheadsrule redheadsrule
    36-40, F
    7 Responses Jan 13, 2008

    The Fourth Of July Party.

    I was at a Fourth of July party one night and I go to the same one every year. Everybody was out of the pool since it was dark out and cool. It was time to start dancing, or just chill out at a table and eat. So my best friend and I decided to go and dance to the cha cha slide...
    Stormy240 Stormy240
    22-25, F
    1 Response Nov 27, 2010

    Born To Be A Klutz

    Since the first year of my lufe Ive been getting hurt. Ive had stitches 4 times and broken my arm,leg and ankle. Ive gotten hundreds of bruises and cuts and heck Ive even had my eyes taken out of my head, for reals. Some of my worst accidents are here Once when i was 3 i was...
    WibblewobbleWibble WibblewobbleWibble
    13-15, F
    1 Response Feb 6, 2011

    Really Bad...

     I'm such a klutz... It's horrible... I remember one day I was walking with a glass of juice and I tripped over my own feet ahah the juice went all over my bed... I wasn't able to sleep on that bed for over a week... haha it was so funny... All I said was opps.... and just...
    XLunaXLovegoodX XLunaXLovegoodX
    26-30, F
    Sep 4, 2008
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