I Am Extremely Shy

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    Im Really Shy...

    Ive been shy for my whole life...im 14 now. My shyness has really affected me emotionally and obviously my social life... I can talk fine with my family and my friends i know really well. I go to an art school and everyone is really outgoing, it seems like im the only shy person...
    musicforlife musicforlife
    13-15, F
    1 Response Jan 29, 2010

    This only happens when im talking to girls

    though. Some girls are so pretty that its like the sun i cant stare at her too long without looking down or my eyes will burn because of their beauty. This only happens when I'm talking to them directly though i could stare at this pretty girl from far away but that would be...
    Theguy0298 Theguy0298
    18-21, M
    Jan 20, 2014

    Excuse My Shyness

    I'm an extremely shy guy in social situations, but when it comes to public speaking, I'm very confident and bold. I can enchant a whole crowd with my speaking skills, but when it comes to speaking with an individual person the words coming out of my mouth are the words of an 8...
    deleted deleted
    2 Responses Sep 20, 2012

    I'm a basket case when I'm talking to girls,

    even online lol. I'm also really shy around new people, and I act so awkward. And when I'm nervous and shy at the same time, I do this very shy, nervous sounding laugh as I'm talking haha. And when I'm shy while talking online, I still add that shy nervous laugh by putting "Haha...
    ACyanideSurprise ACyanideSurprise
    18-21, M
    Aug 1, 2014

    Stuck Up?

    i've always been shy. i just can't seem to get rid of my shyness. most people believe that i'm just stuck up and conceited but it's really just that i'm shy.
    femme3 femme3
    18-21, F
    3 Responses Sep 4, 2007

    I just have so many racing thoughts.

    100% of the time. I wait for people to come to me and they usually do. I smile a lot. I laugh. Usually it makes people want to bring me out of my shell.
    deleted deleted
    May 23, 2015

    So yeah I'm really shy

    and awkward and have trust issues so it's really really hard for me to make friends which really sucks cuz I'm actually a really friendly, caring and loving person and I like cuddles :/ I've tried to be less shy but it's so hard... I also dislike it because it has made me lose...
    anonymouscuzynot3 anonymouscuzynot3
    18-21, F
    Sep 19, 2014

    Tired of Being Shy.

     I AM EXTREMLY SHY................You guys sound even better than me,...I dont even know where to start......but my shyness has always holded me back for every thing. I have been fortunated in many areas in my life but it is because many things have just came to me . I love...
    sweetsmile4eva sweetsmile4eva
    1 Response Dec 27, 2008

    I'd like to apologize in advance.

    . This is probably going to be really really long.. I've just been thinking about a lot lately, because of some stories that I have been reading. I have it pretty good. My dad has money.. I can talk to my mom about anything.. My family always says, "I love you". I take all of...
    ishigo ishigo
    18-21, M
    Oct 7, 2015

    i am a very very very shy loser coward ,

    my shyness is the highest level and is insane. nobody in this world can be more timid more shy than me . poor life ,i dont talk to anyone the entire of my life , unless people start to talk to me :( if someone talk to me , i wanna just run away ,i shy i will blush...
    KuSeGanTian KuSeGanTian
    26-30, F
    1 Response Oct 8, 2015

    That Awkward Moment When You Read Through This.

    I'm an extremely shy guy in social situations, but when it comes to public speaking, I'm very confident and bold. This issue has been bothering me for ages, so I'm looking for a way to solve it. I'm able to do a great job in addressing groups in public speeches, as a big part of...
    deleted deleted
    Sep 2, 2012
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