I Am Scared of Making Mistakes

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    Letting Go

    I am paralysed by decisions and tend towards not acting when I should. I am not sure why I put this sort of pressure on myself but I am terrified of making a mistake. My definition of mistake generally being more focused on whether or not my decision is good for others rather...
    WyldHoney WyldHoney
    31-35, F
    3 Responses Aug 14, 2008

    Einey, Meany, Miney, Mo...

    So many decisions, so little time. Gee this is a huge problem for me. Cause everytime I'm faced with a ton of decisions at once. Then the pressure builds and I feel like the heat is on and i'm being rushed to make a choice right then. So much so that I feel like my heads going to...
    UndeniablyConfused UndeniablyConfused
    26-30, F
    2 Responses Jan 16, 2009


    I play hockey on an all girls team. It's my first year and I was pretty excited about joining this team. As I started to play , I started to realize that I wasn't really "clicking" with any of these girls. Farther a long I started making some mistakes because I'm learning so many...
    Kara101 Kara101
    Jan 21, 2012
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