I Am Reserved

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 235 People

    yes..  I Used to Be Ve...

    yes..  i used to be very outgoing, an extrovert.. (i probably spelt that wrong, but oh well)...  but ever since my husband died, i'm very alone and very reserved..
    Sinnona Sinnona
    May 24, 2009

    I Used  to Be Very Shy...

    I used  to be very shy when I was younger. As I got older, that changed to...timid, and at this stage of the game, I'd call myself reserved, definitely.
    Aliciarn Aliciarn
    46-50, F
    1 Response May 24, 2009

    I know people mean well

    when they suggest I be more outgoing, but after years of this I admit that I get pretty tired of it. I don't understand why it's so hard for people to comprehend that we are who we are and the best thing to do is be accepting of our differences. There are all kinds of...
    arailia03 arailia03
    26-30, F
    2 Responses Oct 26, 2015

    To Thine Ownself Stay

    I am. I am introverted, shy, reclusive. I am a dreamer/thinker. I keep my thoughts and dreams to myself. I keep myself to myself, really.
    silvermystics silvermystics
    51-55, F
    2 Responses May 28, 2009

    I Can Be. Very Much.

    I can be very quiet and reserved when I'm not in the mood and I can also be a really hard egg to crack. I don't feel like talking at times or have a hard time telling people how I feel. Sometimes I don't want to be like this. Sometimes I just can't help it. But sometimes I can...
    anschel anschel
    22-25, F
    May 24, 2009


    Someone's paid the deposit.But I haven't been picked up from the shop just yet.
    CrookedMan CrookedMan
    Jun 9, 2011

    Believe It Or Not But I Am Very Shy

    I am very reserved in my nature but I can write heaps and heaps... can be loud at times and ready to party too when I am more confident but I get nervous in some situations and especially around guys I like...I have been literally shaking and feeling like I am going to collapse...
    czaristacrystals czaristacrystals
    36-40, F
    2 Responses Jun 11, 2011

    I Am a Very Introverted Per...

    I am a very introverted person (more on that in a minute). Until you get to know me I will not be very outgoing I'll probably even barely talk. I have gone through too much crap in my past such as people making discriminating comments against me and overall bullying me. Why...
    deleted deleted
    May 24, 2009

    The older I get the more aware of how reserved

    I have become over the years. As a child I was shy and didnt become involved with a lot of activities beyond my family circle, mainly because of my burn scars.  I am the youngest of 3, so my brother, sister and parents were the center of my world where I could be myself (a...
    asnomad asnomad
    46-50, F
    2 Responses Dec 16, 2013

    Hi There

    hi there im kylee  and im new from kiwi land new zealand. im quiet, reserved sometimes shy.  and im  an introvert and i can definitly be reserved.  i dont like doing thigns in crowds or where there are lots of people.. i dont like to be away for too long i.e like for a few...
    deleted deleted
    Jan 24, 2011

    A Tactful Reserved

    Recently, trusting people became less complex, or more so, I cannot control my mouth. Consider, the mind has taken a turn for an outcome. But aware of this, frantically this mind tries to shrink back. I gain trust and I trust, only to be betrayed, but fortunately only trivial...
    Rushio Rushio
    18-21, M
    Nov 22, 2013

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    It may be a bit pointless to post experiences when EP is about to close, but I might as well use the privilege to do so while it’s still available. I’d rather start off by...
    TrentNovac2 TrentNovac2
    18-21, M
    1 Response Apr 19
    I'm gonna really miss ep. It’s helped me a lot and I wouldn’t have transformed into who I am today if I hadn’t found this site. I was in a toxic, emotionally abusive...
    tarara0414 tarara0414
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Apr 19
    I may be a little more reserved but I seldom back down if I know I am right about an issues at work. However, I never back down from my family, friends, and even strangers if I...
    southernnudistlifestyle southernnudistlifestyle
    36-40, F
    1 Response Apr 19
    I'm single by choice rather than by lack of choice. I've been told I have attractive features here and there, but I don't really like hearing that. I mean, it feeds my ego 100% of...
    Knitemair Knitemair
    16-17, M
    1 Response Apr 16
    To my most amazing lover, The way you look at me makes my heart skip a beat. Your eyes piercing through as if you can see inside my soul. The corners of your lips curling...
    groeschley groeschley
    22-25, F
    2 Responses Apr 14
    I am a beta-male, introverted, nearly friendless, 20 year-old. That entire sentence will be read as a negative. Pity will have seeped into your opinion of me before you even...
    Taynkbot Taynkbot
    18-21, M
    3 Responses Apr 12
    If you see me crying it will be at a movie or due to someone passing away (God forbid). If I get my feelings hurt or you make me upset, I promise you will NEVER see me cry! Those...
    angelpumpkin36 angelpumpkin36
    36-40, F
    1 Response Apr 11
    I was friends with these two other girls, A and B. One would say we were the bestest of friends since form 1 to 3. However, during our form three years, there was another addition...
    lunamcmxcix lunamcmxcix
    16-17, F
    Apr 11
    I was friends with a psycho manipulative egotistical self-absorbed ***** for five years and she did some damage. The best way to explain how she affected me is with the metaphor...
    tarara0414 tarara0414
    18-21, F
    1 Response Apr 8
    1) I spend a lot of time alone and I'm unused to talk. 2) I think I must be extremely boring and uninteresting to most of the people I meet because I'm very quiet, reserved and...
    OpenlyHonestly OpenlyHonestly
    22-25, F
    Apr 8
    I'd like to write something on here. Not because it's been a while but because my mind won't shut off and I'm hoping it just might feel better through these writings. Here we go...
    flibsley flibsley
    31-35, M
    1 Response Apr 7
    CLOSURE BY WRITING DEDICATIONS TO MY EP FRIENDS ... ...with this I still have three more friends I need to dedicate my thoughts and thanks to before EP shuts down. THIS FRIEND...
    LozzyFromRome LozzyFromRome
    46-50, M
    2 Responses Apr 7
    The Wind! The wind blowing through my hair I will not feel, As I run and play out in the flower fields. Even as I can still hear the birds singing, The suffering has my ears a...
    Bobbyjeanc Bobbyjeanc
    61-65, T
    3 Responses Apr 4
    Here's a letter of recommendation I wrote for a hostel I stayed in near Machu Picchu:It was unfortunate that our flight to Cusco was cancelled and Rudy made the one-hour trip to...
    CallmeIshmael CallmeIshmael
    61-65, M
    1 Response Apr 3
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