I Am Eccentric

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    I Just Am

    I can't explain how I'm eccentric, I just am. I refuse to grow up. I refuse to blend in. I'm definately a weirdo.
    simchick simchick
    22-25, F
    1 Response Oct 25, 2007

    My Secret Fetish

    The title of this blog entry is purposefully misleading but accurate nonetheless.  The plumbers came this morning to sort out our leaky toilet in the seldom used downstairs bathroom.  It transpired that it wasn’t the toilet at all but a broken pipe leading to the bath...
    BarmyCow BarmyCow
    51-55, F
    May 10, 2012

    i want a clingy guy next to me all day

    so i can touch all over him and hug him.
    zade95 zade95
    22-25, M
    Dec 21, 2014

    Train Ride

    i was riding on the train and could not help but notice the drops of water that would flow on the window.  I guess it was at the freesing level, because all the drops, would freeze, then they would unfreeze and slowly flow down the window, only to freeze again.  I spent...
    hornyv hornyv
    26-30, F
    10 Responses Mar 23, 2008

    I Like Myself The Way I Am.

    I use elaborate speech, using outdated terms, and I don't care what you think. People have trouble understaing what I say. I don't even use slang terms. I find them quite repulsive. People find my speech weird. I like it the way it is. I mix clothing in a completely original...
    Raysenn Raysenn
    18-21, M
    1 Response Feb 20, 2011

    It Bothers Me!

    ok I am definatly eccentric, first of all I am a playwright and I can't spell I am a composer and I can't read notes and I am very organized to the point of neat freak and I have add.  adn you are all thinking well how do we know you are not egzagerating, or but that isn't...
    krinkandjomley krinkandjomley
    Dec 3, 2008

    Money Spell

    When times get a little tough it always helps for me to weave a little magic into my life with a candle spell.  Desperately need an influx of extra cash to do the repairs on our roof so I lit some green candles annointed with honeysuckle oil and surrounded them with the fresh...
    BarmyCow BarmyCow
    51-55, F
    May 14, 2012

    You Say Weird I Say Original

    I`m a weirdo, always have been. I was the odd kid in primary school, the freaky loner in highschool, now I`m the girl that gets weird looks in the streets. I still think of myself as logical minded even when I daydream about purple giraff spiders. Once my parents decided to shop...
    MugiwaraBlair MugiwaraBlair
    22-25, F
    1 Response Sep 27, 2010

    I Just Refuse to Grow Up In This Aspect

     I love to be original ... my mom gets on me for the way i dress which  i dont dress like a ***** .. i'm just me .. I love to dye my hair  different ..  im just a different type of Girl not that we all arent unique in some way because we all our thank goodness...
    starstruck2xtrme starstruck2xtrme
    26-30, F
    2 Responses May 3, 2007

    The Oddball

    Yep. That's me! I am definitely the odd one in my family and circles of friends...mostly because my opinions and tastes run in a different sphere than a lot of the people I'm around and I am definitely vocal about them. I don't mind that others view my differences as...
    vinividivici21 vinividivici21
    22-25, F
    8 Responses Apr 6, 2008

    I'm A Nut!

    I draw people in with my big smile and pretty looks, and then it's like: "Suprise!" I am a wild one and completely unpredictable. But I guess that's what keeps life fun and exciting, right? Like it or leave it.
    meowloryp meowloryp
    18-21, F
    Aug 31, 2011

    Socially Awkward

    apparently im socially awkward , thats what my friend says but iv never noticed it oh well
    DaturaX DaturaX
    18-21, M
    2 Responses Dec 26, 2011

    Some People Call Me Eccentric, Wierd, Crazy. But I Can't Seem to Find Out Whats Wrong With Me.

    Well, i guess the story isn't so importiant, how I got here and all. But i've noticed it's near impossible to make coversation with people. Or there will be one really great coversation in the beggining and after that, they get tired of hearing the same types of idea's being...
    Megagnathos Megagnathos
    2 Responses Jul 3, 2009

    The City

    The rapidly growing technologies came over the city like a blanket covering a shivering child. A botanical garden in terms of variety, all sorts of species of technology, an ecosystem of them, fighting for a chunk of the pie in their own respect, whirlpools of technologies...
    taurusbishop taurusbishop
    26-30, M
    3 Responses Apr 18, 2012

    An Introduction

    Before I start writing my anecdotes here on EP I would like to introduce myself by telling you some of my favourite and least favourite things. You can take this snapshot to profile me and then you can decide if I'm somebody you'd like to befriend or somebody you'd rather mow...
    BarmyCow BarmyCow
    51-55, F
    5 Responses May 7, 2012

    Why Do I Feel So Differently Different!?!?!

    Sometimes i just feel so out of place..so rare..so misplaced! I've always felt weird as a child, like i didn't really fit in well with others, (friends, cousins, classmates). I always felt as though i had a social problem because it was never easy for me to openly talk to...
    hopelesseccentric hopelesseccentric
    18-21, F
    3 Responses Oct 5, 2011

    Eccentric Well Me Too

    My bf said that I am eccentric I always knew I was kind of weird but never categorized it as eccentric. Perhaps this is why I don't have friends and my family is always a little distant when it comes to me ya know I think I like it that way too. : )
    loneswan loneswan
    26-30, F
    Nov 1, 2011

    My Story: Lost In The Sea Of The Modern World

    Quite honestly, I do not belong. It seems time has misplaced me; my persona does not conform to the rifts nor to the tides that turn in this modern era. Thus, my life is truly a tragedy. I'm a speck of blue in a world of black and white; a fantastical dream amid blunt reality--a...
    1 Response Dec 26, 2012

    Innocent Pride

    thats what one author called being eccentric. I used to have an inferiority complex becuz no matter what, I just didnt fit it. Looking back on all the embarrassing moments I had.  All the bewildered looks. its not embarrassing to me at all today. When i was in highschool, I...
    HarryO25 HarryO25
    26-30, F
    Sep 28, 2011


    Apparently there is a critera for eccentrics and I meet absolutely every requirement on the list. It's fun being eccentric. It saves me alot of boredom!
    Parafaecri Parafaecri
    18-21, F
    1 Response Nov 19, 2008

    I read a lot of things

    that wouldn't be marketed to me demographically... I watch things that aren't typically of interest to other people my age... I listen to music older than I am
    sahmmama sahmmama
    26-30, F
    Apr 28, 2015

    I see the commonality between Tolstoy

    and Cobain. Christian anarchy completely makes sense. I find myself wondering about something ALL of the time. I'm thinking all of the time...Yet I find peace in stillness. I'm not afraid of the silence--I crave it.
    deleted deleted
    Jan 19, 2016

    Not So Happy To Be Eccentric Sometimes.

    Okay, I don't wanna rain on the weirdo pride parade that I see is going on here, but I have to be honest. Sometimes I have a hard time dealing with it. I know I shouldn't feel this way but I grew up in a very small southern town so I spent a lot of years thinking that I was crazy...
    Feb 3, 2012

    Yeah, I've decided that I'm not going to hide

    myself anymore. It's not working. I guess being different from everyone else makes me self conscious, but I'm just going to be what I want to be. I used to be really impulsive and outspoken. I'd like to get back to that. I used to say the weirdest 'out there' things as...
    Paris555 Paris555
    18-21, F
    Feb 8, 2014


    I want to have enough money so that people will think I'm eccentric, and not plain crazy!
    Elpis2012 Elpis2012
    26-30, F
    2 Responses Feb 22, 2012

    The Minds Escape Pattern

    i've been under the microscope for so long I want out. Breaking down, and breaking down, striving for, and striking out. It seems my life is just... ummm excellent, for I love what I do. Not my job you may think, but what I do with my free-time. DJ. Write. Create. Create Beauty...
    djtruly djtruly
    26-30, M
    Oct 13, 2013


    I wanted to repost this as a story so more would find it and perhaps I could meet others like myself. I added a bit at the end that was not in my original post.   I hav'nt filled out my profile yet, but an overview would be...   temporal lobe epilepsy from birth...
    bitterdregs bitterdregs
    46-50, F
    8 Responses Aug 31, 2009


    The server is excruciatingly slow today (even worse than usual) so I’m not sure if this post will actually make it; I’ve got time to bake a cake while I wait for the page to refresh!  Many of you may rejoice at this news (keep the Barmy Cow as far away from these pages as...
    BarmyCow BarmyCow
    51-55, F
    May 15, 2012
    deej200 deej200
    36-40, M
    Nov 7, 2015


    I’m working my way through Oliver’s diary and trying to read at least one month every night.  It’s so strange reading someone else’s diary, especially one that was maintained for so many years without a single missing day.  That’s dedication for you.  But, as...
    BarmyCow BarmyCow
    51-55, F
    May 17, 2012

    I Used To Think I Was Unique

    Unique is just a way to put a positive spin on weird. The truth is that I am a walking, breathing freak show. I can tell by the way that I am treated and the way that I can't really relate to anyone. I didn't ask for this. I am interested in what I am interested in. I can't get...
    TheEvilLeaper TheEvilLeaper
    26-30, M
    Dec 17, 2011


    I’m just going to plow on in without preamble.  You don’t need to know anything about me, you just have to be interested in reading somebody else’s diary.  And don’t judge a book by its cover; I might appear to be one thing when, in fact, I’m actually another...
    BarmyCow BarmyCow
    51-55, F
    2 Responses May 8, 2012

    In The Gloaming

    We had a bit of an earthquake in the night.  I don’t think it rated very highly on the charts but it did wake me up.  The bloody bookshelves in the living room have collapsed!  When Geoff got up to look there was a crack all the way across the plaster where the brackets...
    BarmyCow BarmyCow
    51-55, F
    May 19, 2012

    Our Haunted Home

    I live in an old house that has many spirits residing within.  When we first bought the house twenty-odd years ago we experienced an alarming number of inexplicable occurrences and we weren't sure that we would be able to put up with it all.  On the very first night we slept at...
    BarmyCow BarmyCow
    51-55, F
    May 8, 2012

    An Aphrodisiac

    I worked in the shop today because Angela had to go for an MRI at the hospital.  I dropped an 11ounce bottle of agarwood oil and it smashed to bits on the shop tiles.  Pardon my French but, ****!  That’s four hundred quid in a greasy puddle on the shop floor.  Not a good...
    BarmyCow BarmyCow
    51-55, F
    May 16, 2012

    Roll-e-coster Ride Through Life

    Wow, my life has been quite a trip. I was born with autism, and I have tried all my life to grasp my surroundings. It has taken me 50 years to understand speech and the use of words as a language. My words were not normal. I could not understand some of what was being said, and...
    deleted deleted
    1 Response Jan 20, 2009

    I am eccentric. I am wild,

    some say that I am animal wild! I dance naked under the full moon while I chant and summon sweet spirits from other... more tender realms. I wear funny flowy clothes and I’ve grown my hair down to my hips. I drink berry teas with flowers added for fun. I don’t eat the...
    hillbillycrone hillbillycrone
    56-60, F
    1 Response Feb 14, 2014


    EnRegalia just deleted my best post and blocked me from posting in her thread which she initially wrote because of something I said in this forum. I have never witnessed such cowardice. The missing post said something to the extent of... "If a person does not have or is not...
    bitterdregs bitterdregs
    46-50, F
    3 Responses Nov 8, 2009

    This Is Me Damn It!

    I have never, in my memory, cared what others thought. This has, most certainly, led to my being a person who is, in every way, strange, weird and, in the views of many, completely crazy. And you know what? I love it. I never pretend to be friends with people, I am terribly...
    Dakrith Dakrith
    18-21, M
    2 Responses Jan 28, 2012

    Discovering The Uncoventional

    Being an eccentric myself I wanted an image bookmarking website that had content relevant to my interests. I was tired of cat pictures, memes, and generic pics. So out of frustration I used my skills as a web developer and created thegrunch.com The Grunch is a community for...
    TheRoth TheRoth
    Jul 16, 2013

    I'm Not Buying What The World Is Selling

    I don't buy 99% of what the world is selling me. I don't think most people are authentic simply because they are fearful, afraid to strike out from the crowd, so they go along and do nothing very interesting or creative, or passionate. I don't subscribe to the traditional...
    hillbillycrone hillbillycrone
    56-60, F
    4 Responses Jun 24, 2011

    "Typical" Intj

    Except that I love to perform (drama, singing, playing violin, lecturing), I'm not aloof, and you can ALWAYS read what I'm feeling from my eyes or whole facial expression; I simply CAN't hide it.  I thought maybe I was an Aspie, but no, I come out "perfectly normal...
    SollyTerry SollyTerry
    4 Responses Sep 30, 2009

    So Some People Tell Me

    Wow! Such a (relatively) large group, and so few stories... I believe that there are definitely degrees of "eccentricity" - I mean, the term can apparently imply anything from not getting into every single brain-numbing trend in Popular Culture to...
    Pixie87 Pixie87
    22-25, F
    1 Response Oct 27, 2009

    To Be Or Not To Be Eccentric

    I'm probably not rich enough to be ecccentric. I'm probably just crazy.
    wheretheskymeetsthesea wheretheskymeetsthesea
    56-60, F
    3 Responses Oct 9, 2012

    How Could Anyone Understand Me?

    All my life, I have been "different." The way I think, feel, act and perceive other people has always been off kilter or perhaps deeper and more thorough than most people's. Often times, I have found myself hopeless and helpless in the search of a friend to understand...
    dreamer1288 dreamer1288
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Dec 2, 2009


    Expect naught of me, for to expect something of me is to fail to see me for what I truly am, In most Cases that just happens to be, unexpected. My world is rather plain and simple. The only thing I really question now, Is myself. 8D and I have a LAUGH doing it. "I have...
    Vennificus Vennificus
    18-21, M
    Jul 2, 2009

    Reasons I Am Eccentric

    I think top hats,monocles, and tail coats are the height of fashion. I want a little train in my house that goes through every room. I would wear a conductors hat and blow a steam whistle while riding said train around house. The way I plan things is ridiculously...
    BondoTeamRed BondoTeamRed
    4 Responses Dec 4, 2008

    i am who i am. accept

    or delete yourself!
    zade95 zade95
    22-25, M
    Dec 19, 2014
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