Post
Experience Project iOS Android Apps | Download EP for your Mobile Device

I Am a Very Nervous Person

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 575 People

    This is great. Hope you can detect the sarcasm

    there....I get nervous about even the small little things no one seems to notice. I do have an anxiety problem, but I blame genetics.
    OneWithTheSkies OneWithTheSkies 18-21, F 2 Responses Oct 7, 2014

    Your Response

    Cancel

    A Nervous Nell

    When I was little, I could never spend the night at people's houses because I thought terrible things were going to happen to my parents while I was away. I have the best parents ever and grew up in a very happy, stable environment, so I don't know where these feelings came from...
    daphne35 daphne35 22-25, F 1 Response Sep 26, 2011

    Your Response

    Cancel

    I don't talk much, but

    when I do, I think about everything I said and how I said it when the conversation is over 😳😁😒
    Shygirl917 Shygirl917 18-21, F 1 Response Apr 14, 2014

    Your Response

    Cancel

    I have always been very nervous,

    ever since I was a child. These days I am constantly on edge,usually for no apparent reason. I feel most uncomfortable in crowds,so get up early to go shopping when hopefully the shops are quieter,but even then am aware of shaking and trembling,all be it very slightly. It's...
    sdh1 sdh1 46-50, M 1 Response Jun 14, 2014

    Your Response

    Cancel

    It Isn't Normal.

    I can't look at the TV because ALL they do is play Call of Duty, so I can't look at the screen.My heart is pounding out of my chest. No kidding.
    BellasHappyPlace BellasHappyPlace 18-21, F Jan 7, 2010

    Your Response

    Cancel

    I Am Such A Nervous Person, That I Have An Unusual Nervous Tick...

    Since I was little I have been a bundle of nervous energy. I fidget a lot and when I am really uncomfortable, I put my arms over my head and make a strange noise with my mouth. what makes it worse is that I can't really control it, when I get nervous or anxious it just happens. I...
    shelleengummow shelleengummow 26-30 Oct 30, 2011

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Those Damn Nerves

    Yes it's true even some of the great ones get nervous as well. I get nervous all the time, but I always try to stay cool and calm. If I'm going to the doctor for a check up or if I'm going to a big gathering I always find myself getting nervous for no reason at all.Sometimes I...
    JimMorrisonRocks JimMorrisonRocks 26-30, M Sep 23, 2013

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Almost all the time,

    and in many different scenarios. :(
    deleted deleted 26-30 Sep 12, 2014

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Nervous

     It doesn't show, I feel it on the inside though.  Also, the night before my wedding, this girl said; you don't seem nervous at all.  I told her the same as above, it doesn't appear it visibly but internally it is a differen't story.
    Whateverrrrr Whateverrrrr 36-40, F Mar 23, 2011

    Your Response

    Cancel

    My Boyfriend

    i have been with my boyfriend for 3 yrs he is a lovely person .when i met him he was not a drinker .he was always abit nervous but as time went on he got worse he told me he had a very bad child hood  but his nerves are getting worse through not having a job .when i come...
    tag1234 tag1234 46-50, F May 13, 2010

    Your Response

    Cancel

    I Am Nervous Wreck!

      The thought of being around a large amount of people really gets under my skin! I panic at the thought of it. I constantly worry about what is going on and whats going to happen in the future! I keep stomach aches from all the nervousness I endure! I have been in college...
    depressedmommy depressedmommy 22-25, F 4 Responses Apr 6, 2009

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Very Nervous

    im a very nervous person bcoz when ever i go for an interview i get nervous i think this happens to each and everyone and not only about interview when i was in 10 th i had to give a speech and even then i got nervous but the speech went well and i also get nervous when people...
    Roadguy Roadguy 26-30, M Sep 23, 2013

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Feelings

    I have feelings for my best friend and i would love to be in a relationship with her the problem is i'm a really nervous person and i don't wont to make our friendship weird if i tell her my feelings.. some one help me give me some advice!
    Saddphotographer Saddphotographer 18-21, M 1 Response Nov 29, 2013

    Your Response

    Cancel

    My Friend Told Me I'm A Nervous Person

    I must be a nervous wreck.  Is nervous the same as anxious or phobic or panic?  This sucks because I think I have all of them!   My friend told me I'm a nervous person, so of course I'm trying to analyze it  because I have OCD too...
    thoughts thoughts 36-40, F 3 Responses Oct 27, 2009

    Your Response

    Cancel

    I am the same. Especially

    when I think people going to notice my bad English.
    happinessfr happinessfr 36-40, M May 8, 2014

    Your Response

    Cancel

    It Takes A Toll Sometimes.

    I guess this is somewhat true about myself. I wouldn't say I'm a nervous person all the time, but I get very easily nervous about things though. Such as change, when trying to talk to new people, or if I don't know what's going on. This all actually started not too long ago. I...
    HopeInConstruction HopeInConstruction 18-21, F Mar 2, 2012

    Your Response

    Cancel

    I get nervous all the times

    and every little thing can make me be so nervous to the point my mind will be blank and I will suddenly forget anything I have in my head. It's really depressing sometimes. As a Highly Sensitive Person, I tend to think about that deeply while blaming myself for not able to be...
    AkaruiEcho AkaruiEcho 18-21 2 Responses Mar 28, 2014

    Your Response

    Cancel

    I Need Advice

    I'm always nervous and anxious sometimes I don't even no why. I always bite my cheek and it's such a bad habit. Does anyone have any advice? It's the worst habit. I feel that it makes me more nervous and gives me anxiety when doing it.
    Hopeforchange13 Hopeforchange13 18-21, F 2 Responses Nov 19, 2013

    Your Response

    Cancel

    My Space

    I don't like leaving room. I get very nervous, butterflies, heart races and I hate it! If I was good looking then I would feel better. I was always a loser.
    Ren20020 Ren20020 18-21, F 4 Responses Sep 23, 2013

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Nervous All The Time

    Hi group, I also am very nervous all the time about everthing I dont have any friends and very rarely leave the house. I am supposed to be carer for my mother but feel like a coward may feel. I do not care for doctors I know they cannot help as I fear I am taking on my mothers...
    cadastral cadastral 31-35, M 1 Response Apr 26, 2011

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Why am I like this? I want to be

    that fun-loving and great to be with person. In my heart I'm not nervous, but my body speaks otherwise. Looking into others' eyes for prolonged periods is a skill... Brainstorming for ideas to start a conversation is an art... Smiling is my struggling intent...
    willupleasegimmiabreak willupleasegimmiabreak 22-25, F Sep 6, 2014

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Seriously, how can I help it

    that I'm scared and nervous all the time? I wish he would understand what my mind is like, and see that he makes it so much worse...
    mandyownstimmy mandyownstimmy 26-30, F 2 Responses Jul 30, 2014

    Your Response

    Cancel

    I Fidget Too Much

    I desperately try not to fidget so much but I do. I think a big part of it is that I grew up in a house where my mom would yell at random. She's probably bipolar. Anyway, she has a low pain tolerance and very powerful lungs. I would often hide under bed after locking the doors...
    deleted deleted 26-30 2 Responses Jul 19, 2007

    Your Response

    Cancel

    I have like a small breakdown there is just

    so much happening **** I want to die
    Saddphotographer Saddphotographer 18-21, M 1 Response May 31, 2014

    Your Response

    Cancel

    I feel nervous all the time.

    I fear someone hurting me and I fear hurting myself. My legs shake with nerves all the time and I shrink into myself. I'm scared.
    bohemianskye bohemianskye 16-17, F Mar 12, 2014

    Your Response

    Cancel

    It's Not Fair!

    Why me? All my life, I've been this way. I don't think I even remember a time I wasn't nervous when I'm NOT alone. I want to do so much; Go out, Have fun, Join Sports, Make friends, but I can't because of my stupid nervous personality. I'm in Track and Field and I admit I'm good...
    PrinceOblivion PrinceOblivion 16-17, M Apr 8, 2011

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Seriously.

    I fidget. I twitch. I tap on everything I touch. I have a ridiculous nervous tic that forces me to either be constantly doing something with my fingers or nearly faint. I sway back and forth when I stand; my life in ROTC was hell because standing still was so damn near...
    phatb1991 phatb1991 22-25, M Sep 23, 2010

    Your Response

    Cancel

    I feel sick. I am just nervous all the time.

    .. It can be even at home thinking about something in the future I think I should be nervous about and then it ruins my whole day.. I'm sick of it, am I going to be like this for the rest of my life? I get nervous about big things in my life months before they happen.. How am I...
    BeeKay20 BeeKay20 18-21, F Jun 14, 2014

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Related Experiences

    I am always nervous about trying new things. But I have never been more nervous in my life. For those who don't know I am Bipolar, I have getting help from a therapist for awhile...
    AllTheEmotions AllTheEmotions 18-21, M Apr 8

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I'm nervous because I believe in school we will do doing the sport of swimming and I'm pretty sure you can tell why an anti social person is nervous. Also, I don't know what type...
    fatality500 fatality500 13-15, M Apr 12

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I love people. It provides me the encouragement and happiness that can't be earned from being lonely. It does not necessarily matter what that person has to be. Most of the time, I...
    kowow kowow 16-17 Apr 4

    Your Response

    Cancel
    CDC’s STEADI tools and materials can be obtained at no cost and consist of: Screening and scientific decision help applications;Ed’s Place of work take a case to court...
    Michael0962opo3 Michael0962opo3 31-35, M 1 Response 10 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I often struggle with how sexually driven I am. For a long time there was a certain amount of shame attached to it. Girls who enjoy sex and have a high sex drive are often...
    Superficialsaint Superficialsaint 31-35, F 18 Responses 7 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Hi.. My names Xander I'm the other personality of Justin's. If you have any questions talk to Justin and he will let me know and I'll answer them. And by the way I am a shy nervous...
    Hellfire66 Hellfire66 18-21, M 1 Response Apr 8

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I am generally a shy, awkward person. It's tough especially when I first meet someone and I'm all nervous and awkward and generally don't make the best first impression. I hate it...
    mattywheels25 mattywheels25 26-30, M 1 Response Apr 9

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I'm not a party person at all. This Saturday we are having our first college party at our house for two of my housemate's 21st bday. I'm nervous. Never been to a party or hosted...
    XxWolverinaxX XxWolverinaxX 18-21 2 Responses Apr 14

    Your Response

    Cancel
    So today in the lunch room, there were two girls who I found to be attractive and I was interested in talking to them to get to know them better. Only problem was is that I was...
    MegaManZero97 MegaManZero97 16-17, M 5 Responses 3 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Some people who say they are sensitive are only sensitive to what happen to them...and not sensitive to what they do to others!! If a person is sensitive, I believe it is positive...
    vini0211 vini0211 41-45, F 4 Responses 8 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    people around me don't understand how horrible this disorder is. Borderline personality disorder can be and is debilitating. I'm tired of being different. I'm tired of being...
    bloodRedd bloodRedd 26-30, F 2 Responses 6 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I told my parents I wanted to be a boy, not for the first time, but it was an emotional outburst. I didn't say I was transgender as I was sure they would react strongly. I got...
    DIYninja DIYninja 18-21, T 3 Responses Mar 31

    Your Response

    Cancel
    My wife has now decided she is transgender and wants to transition. She was my husband, but is now my wife. I have just been processing this and coming to terms with it. A lot of...
    Iammarriedtoamtftrans Iammarriedtoamtftrans 18-21, F 1 Response Apr 2

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I've been thinking about telling a couple of my friends about them. I've known them both for a while and I trust them a lot but I don't know how exactly to tell them. And I'm still...
    gamerdog210 gamerdog210 22-25, M 3 Responses Apr 16

    Your Response

    Cancel
    i like to help people out. It can be anything just message me. If i dont respond right away dont get nervous i will. i promis
    copenhagenkyle copenhagenkyle 18-21, M 6 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    You get that feeling of excitement right before the interview. Heart starts beating faster, a million thoughts flowing through the mind. How do you calm down? The first step is to...
    Jackson2222 Jackson2222 26-30, M Mar 26

    Your Response

    Cancel