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I Am a Little Shy

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    I am painfully shy and have been since I was little. Sometimes I've thought that it would be better to be stupid than shy because at least I'd have friends. Then I laugh at what a...
    Lenimentus81 Lenimentus81 18-21, M Nov 8

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    Those EP friends who know me, realize how adventurous and outgoing I am. In real Life however, I am a shy little bird that does not want to voice her opinion that often.
    pchela pchela 26-30, F 1 Response Oct 30

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    I can carry a conversation pretty well, online and offline most times now but I have my days where I become that 10 year old boy fiddling my thumbs in the corner when company comes...
    LeaveITournes LeaveITournes 18-21 2 Responses Nov 8

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    My mum has a drinking problem, and I have to clue on how to even deal with it. She says it's her reverting back to how she was before she had children. My mum has always had...
    ButterflyCulture ButterflyCulture 22-25, F 34 mins ago

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    I think I messed up my date, or atleast I'm messed up that goes for granted. Everything went quite well, I was little nervous because I realized right away that I like this guy...
    littleredpanda littleredpanda 18-21, F 3 Responses Oct 25

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    I am a very shy person. I've always been this way since I can remember. Especially around strangers. Out of my siblings I'm the only shy one in the lot. Being shy isn't a fun...
    eartheyes82 eartheyes82 31-35, M Oct 22

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    Its so hard to be shy. Shyness made my life miserable. Shyness can be adorable and sweet but in my case it destroyed myself. I had once crushes in my younger years. As i was at...
    angel8i angel8i 31-35, F Nov 9

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    I don't get shy around guys. I just get shy around a group of people. When I hang out with friends I get shy like crazy. But if I'm with someone just me and him, I'm funny sweet...
    lorrena19 lorrena19 18-21, F 1 Response Nov 12

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    I'm anti social at school it may not seem like it because I talk a lot with my friends but without them I'm to shy to talk to anyone because I'm scared of what they might think of...
    KyraAnia KyraAnia 13-15, F 6 days ago

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    I am completely shy about everything when people get to know me I may be more open than before but that's the the outer layer.. I have 1 true friend that I confide in. And we were...
    FabledCity FabledCity 18-21, M Oct 20

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    From a young age i moved to a country where they didn't speak my first language. Struggled a lot, became super shy but over came it, can speak the language and somewhat fit in but...
    Qcf257 Qcf257 18-21, M Oct 25

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    I am really not shy here at all. I may be a 21 year old male, but I am not shy of showing my inner weirdness... EP Link EP Link EP Link EP Link EP Link EP Link EP Link
    Profweird Profweird 18-21, M Oct 28

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    hi names Brandon I'm so shy I really want to talked to guys but they make me nervous and even though I'm shy I still help anyone even though I get hurt in the end
    Teddybearfluff Teddybearfluff 16-17 Oct 29

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    It started when I was just a 3 year old girl. I was so shy towards family and friends, I barely talked to anyone. I grew out of it eventually, I am still pretty shy towards adults...
    writingforlife6 writingforlife6 18-21, F 2 Responses Oct 31

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    I'm so shy , I want to change I cant talk to girls without being embarrassed, I feel like girls from another planet, I cant make good conversation with them I'm so shy .
    Ihabq8 Ihabq8 22-25, M 1 Response Nov 2

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    My name is Shy! I am really shy at first but only at first!
    iamnotshy iamnotshy 22-25 1 Response Nov 2

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    I am definitely a shy person. Especially when I first meet someone. It's made life very difficult indeed and I wish I wasn't so shy.
    mattywheels25 mattywheels25 26-30, M 1 Response Nov 8

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    I can be shy at times, it often depends on the day, my mood, how confident I am feeling. This varies dramatically. However, I joined experienceproject so I could start being myself...
    shellofaboy shellofaboy 18-21, M 2 Responses Nov 9

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    You'll never notice this talking to me online, but in person, I am painfully shy. I'm usually too shy to even ask an employee at a store for help finding something. I will never...
    ADawnS ADawnS 18-21, F 1 Response Nov 10

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    Like the title says i hate myself for being shy. I been shy for as long as i can remember. A year ago i made close connection with friends we hung out during and after school. My...
    johnnykman johnnykman 13-15, M 1 Response Nov 10

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    I am definitely a shy person and have always had trouble talking to people, even online. I would have never signed up for this website in the past because I would usually be too...
    NONtoxic NONtoxic 18-21, M Nov 11

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    I am so sick of being shy. I feel like it holds me back from my true potential and making new friends. I want everyone to be able to see the real me and not judge me or assume that...
    mofty123 mofty123 18-21, F Nov 12

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    Yes in some ways I am a shy person.But I am never shy when I see something being done which I feel is wrong.I try to protest .I also don't like controlling people as they don't...
    restored87 restored87 46-50, F 1 Response 4 days ago

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    I'm shy around people that know me. But I'm a fireball of personality when I meet new people because they don't know my background or where I come from. They have no clue that I'm...
    KarinaLin KarinaLin 18-21, F 1 Response 2 days ago

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    When I abandoned this place several months ago, I promised myself that all of the things I wouldn't be able to say to the next person I'll be admiring should be written in a...
    kixisback kixisback 22-25 Oct 30

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    It's has hard for me to meet new people. I'm a little reserved sometimes but that doesn't mean I don't like to meet someone new :)
    ClarissaAnn ClarissaAnn 18-21, F Nov 11

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    I feel like i can be shy sometimes because its hard for me to make friends at school and i am always lonely. If anyone has any suggestions to get over this it would be helpful.
    dboyd610 dboyd610 31-35, F 3 Responses Oct 21

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    I fear I will never get a girlfriend because I'm so damn shy. I get really nervous talking to girls and end up saying the wrong thing or not saying anything at all... I just want...
    Oppositioner Oppositioner 18-21, M Oct 23

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    I dunno if I'm shy or just antisocial wait no, I think I'm both...
    red123223 red123223 18-21, M Oct 25

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    People have to approach me first or I will never talk to them. I don't care if I'm dying to talk to that person, I won't talk to them first. Also, it takes me a hella long time to...
    InvaderGashloog InvaderGashloog 70+, F 12 Responses Oct 25

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    Looking for new people to talk to. I'm 18, gay, open to talk about anything, and currently majoring in biology. Text me anytime, and don't be shy! (239)-443-8938
    Milesdavisrocks17 Milesdavisrocks17 18-21, M Oct 25

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    im new and I'm shy can you help me ???
    njaplili njaplili 22-25, M Oct 26

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    I have been shy for as long as I can remember. I think it's just part of my nature. I have slowly improved with age, but it still affects me. It is especially difficult sometimes...
    Scaroth Scaroth 22-25, M 2 Responses Oct 27

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    Being shy seriously sucks. It's gotten in the way countless times and messed up So many opportunities.
    mattywheels25 mattywheels25 26-30, M 1 Response Oct 28

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    I'm always shy but I want this to overcome. I can be very approachable so for someone out there, feel free to be my friend and message me,thanks :)
    trishakaye trishakaye 18-21, F 2 Responses Oct 29

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    For the longest time I'd rarely, if ever, talk to anyone while in school. That started to change around my sophomore year, when I began opening up more to others and started making...
    ZeroShadow ZeroShadow 22-25, M 2 Responses Oct 30

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    And to make it worse I'm a guy . And we all know how shy guys are viewed negatively
    Fallenprinceofthedarkside Fallenprinceofthedarkside 18-21, M 5 Responses Oct 31

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    being a guy and being shy guy is kinda embarrassing... lol... but its just my nature, cant change it
    joethangbali joethangbali 18-21, M 2 Responses Nov 1

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    I'm shy sometimes. I don't know why....its just the way I am.
    Rayven1997 Rayven1997 16-17, F 1 Response Nov 1

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    I've decided to make a move on the person that I really like. It's super scary and I don't feel one ounce of confidence, but I've got to go for it. I don't want to live my life in...
    emalia924 emalia924 16-17, F 1 Response Nov 4

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    when a shy girl comes out of there shell things can get wild
    Tracyforrest Tracyforrest 46-50, M Nov 5

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    I flunked 1st grade because I was very shy and introvert. The only time I really talked is when I had too and when I did my voice was very small. I used to be so embarrassed to...
    xlyricbelle xlyricbelle 18-21, F 3 Responses Nov 7

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    All my friends and people who know me would consider me to be shy. There is a totally different side of me though, I am extremely kinky but I just worry what others would think...
    XMissunderstoodx XMissunderstoodx 22-25, F 8 Responses Nov 8

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    it's not even that. I'm paranoid of messing up and screwing up any association with a guy, or giving a bad impression. It's almost a anxiety. So I never ever talk to guys. However...
    jeweldoggy jeweldoggy 13-15, F Nov 10

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    people think im stuck up but i really am just shyyyy
    Heyababe Heyababe 18-21, F 5 Responses Nov 11

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