I Am a Little Bit Shy

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 379 People

    I Use to Talk Too Much

    I never used to be a shy person but a certain bad experience in my late teens took away all my self confidence.  It left me terribly depressed and with a severe social anxiety disorder.  Im fine in small groups of people i know, but as soon as theres anymore than 2 or 3...
    blackmajick blackmajick
    22-25, F
    1 Response Jun 24, 2008

    I Like Being Shy

    Iv been shy ever since i was a child. I dealt with weight issues and was always being put down, even by my family. so i sort of isolated myself from everyone. I feel like i live in my sisters shadow, she is very outgoing, beautiful and just about anything else a person would find...
    lifesbutadream lifesbutadream
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Aug 24, 2009


    I try to be a social butterfly, accepting of people and never forgetting to just be myself, but sometimes I feel like when I'm in a group of people I don't know but should get to know, I'm on stage and they're this very critical audience watching my every move and if I take one...
    Yellowrhapsody Yellowrhapsody
    18-21, F
    1 Response Feb 14, 2008

    Imma shy kinda person,

    all you gotta do is say hi :)
    Jaimedee Jaimedee
    22-25, F
    2 Responses Apr 10, 2014

    When Things Change

    When I was real young, I was fearless and curious. I still have the curiosity to some extent but fearless no longer exist. When we moved back to my mom's hometown, there was just no one to really connect with by the time I entered school I was afraid of it. I went through random...
    Zoftig689 Zoftig689
    22-25, F
    3 Responses Jun 11, 2009

    The Story Of My Life.

    Being as shy as I am, I've really never had any friends.  As I try to make friends, I somehow end  up pushing them away. This is my first year of high school, and I haven't made any friends I get shy around my mom, and when I'm with my dad as well. Both my parents dislike me...
    IwishIwasyou IwishIwasyou
    13-15, F
    Jan 25, 2011

    I Know

    I'm told that I'm shy. I know that I'm shy okay?! this is hard to say....
    Eamane Eamane
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Aug 25, 2007

    To A Fair Degree

    Online I have no problems. I can say something as silly as 'flying poop monkey' (please don't ask where it came from) and even feel the slightest bit humiliated by typing it or that someone, anyone really, might read it.It's in person that I have difficulties. I would imagine it...
    PhilosphicalNonsense PhilosphicalNonsense
    18-21, M
    1 Response Jan 25, 2010
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