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    Ever since the written word was invented, the spoken word has been an obsolete technology. Within the refuge of my own head, I carefully weave words together into tapestries rich...
    LordSphinx LordSphinx 13-15 Apr 2

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    I Am Much More Coherent When Writing Than When Speaking - I'm a very nervous, neurotic person, and I'm painfully shy. I have a social phobia. I have many insecurities, and I'm...
    Ragelovelumos Ragelovelumos 18-21, F 3 Responses Apr 15, 2012

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    So...I'm Kind Of Awkward? - Which makes my verbal communication a little difficult. I am not very talkative, social, outgoing, so I don't speak much. So when I do speak, it's a...
    deleted deleted 26-30 3 Responses Dec 21, 2012

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    When it comes to actually speaking, I stumble over my words and can barley make a decent, coherent sentence. I dislike the stares I get when I speak and the pressure gets so...
    worldisupsideup worldisupsideup 16-17, F 1 Response Apr 3

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    I've always had this problem of being able to express my self brilliantly through words ...but completely opposite when it comes to speech... heart if you know what I mean
    nessa4ever nessa4ever 18-21, F Apr 8

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    I Have Discovered.... - I have discovered that I can write words better than I can speak.Usually I'm very calm and just speak what ever is necessary. I think i have good writing...
    PositiveBeing PositiveBeing 26-30, M 3 Responses Feb 12, 2012

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    I Hate One-on-one Conversation - It's excruciatingly awkward and frustrating for me. It's a burden to always keep thinking of "stuff" to talk about. I don't have a wide range of...
    atpeacewithme atpeacewithme 26-30 1 Response Jun 17, 2013

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    I'm a bit socially awkward. I don't like talking much. Whenever I say something, I think it sounds like a blurb of mess or I fear that whatever I have to say, people will make fun...
    laubrown1 laubrown1 16-17, F Apr 6

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    Duplicity. - Sometimes I really dislike the fact that when it comes to words, I use them as precisely as possible. Both in speech and in my writing, I usually mean what I say in...
    Intelligently Intelligently 31-35, F 7 Responses Apr 30, 2011

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    Jk I am not that skilled. I speak and type incorrectly a lot.
    carebare124 carebare124 18-21 1 Response Mar 2

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    There’s no partner to hold me after I’ve given up much to pursue a dream that continues to elude me. I feel like I’m trying to fight myself out of a brown paper bag. Where...
    zeeva70 zeeva70 41-45, F 1 Response Feb 15

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    Tart Strain - I don't hate you.I hate the bitter taste of disappoint.I hate my chronic sporadic chest pain.How used to crying I've become..Because crying over you is as familiar as...
    MadamElle MadamElle 26-30, F Apr 14, 2013

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    I prefer writing than speaking so many things you can do with writing other than speaking and making your mouth dry. -SG
    StRiKiNgEEk StRiKiNgEEk 18-21, F 1 Response Apr 4

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    Fireflies.. - Your mouth is a forest, but that is not what amazes him.     It is the tongue, ablaze.. birthing words that are fireflies still...   And even...
    MadamElle MadamElle 26-30, F 1 Response Dec 6, 2012

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    I honestly have to buy my mom a card every time I have anything remotely involving feelings to say.
    ksnaps ksnaps 22-25, F 1 Response Apr 9

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    With love in my arms. You hit me from behind. It's scared me to death. I wonder can it happen again?
    Loveuloveme Loveuloveme 31-35, F 2 Responses Mar 15

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    It's easier to write things down on paper than speaking it to people, I've found.
    Dragoniesse Dragoniesse 13-15, M 1 Response Mar 19

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    Open A Pandora Box - Writing is good Therapy I have heard thisWhen you put pen to paperand write down your feeling things youdon't dare speakThings that your soul says.When you...
    CMA1234 CMA1234 46-50, F 4 Responses Dec 1, 2011

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    An Introverted Writer - I am an introvert. I am often shy and quiet in public settings, and when I do speak, people usually have to ask me to repeat myself. Since I got married...
    Kerosene13 Kerosene13 26-30, F 2 Responses Sep 2, 2013

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    Every time I look down, I think of you. Every time I open my eyes, I think of you. Every time I breathe in, I think of you. Every time I close my eyes, I think of you. Every time I...
    TheCunylinguist TheCunylinguist 41-45, F Apr 6

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    It hurts so much, the pounding in my head as I kneel in the dirt with my face pressed to the mucky earth, teeth clenched and grinding as I suppress the sobs that rack my body. You...
    Thousandsunnny Thousandsunnny 16-17, F Feb 23

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    I posted my whole life last night on this website. When I tried to cram it all into a paragraph or two it sounded so crazy. I read it over and over again because it 's like I didn...
    moonilluminatedroom moonilluminatedroom 18-21, F 2 Responses Apr 5

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    I often fall victim to speaking before I thoroughly think about what it is that I'd like to say... This is why writing is my friend; I can sit and really THINK about the point that...
    hauteboheme hauteboheme 26-30, F 2 Responses Feb 15

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    I can write words and be more confidante with them. But when I say words I actually stutter sometimes. I don't feel confidante. I don't feel anything. I feel like I can write...
    silentlyhurtingeveryday silentlyhurtingeveryday 13-15, F 2 Responses Feb 26

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    My English teachers have complained about this for years. And more recently my foreign language teachers as well. They all want me to read out loud, to share my ideas. But my...
    BleedingOrchids BleedingOrchids 13-15, F 5 days ago

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    It's strange. Sometimes I encounter these invisible wall that prevent me from speaking or voicing my thoughts. It stems from a fear of getting too personal, being too honest, or...
    lucyyinthesky lucyyinthesky 26-30, F 3 Responses Mar 20

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    I overthink every situation, and yes I get Jealous and I'm always scared I'm going to lose you. That's why when I ask you how you are I really mean it, and when I ask how your day...
    Brittneynatasha Brittneynatasha 22-25, F 1 Response Apr 3

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    Struggles - I open my mouth and all that comes out is stuttered sounds and aborted thoughts that i'm grasping at, trying to suck back in. But when my fingers meet keys, my hands...
    WhoMadeWho WhoMadeWho 18-21, F 1 Response Nov 20, 2013

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    I freeze every time I face a blank page. I'm afraid. afraid I will plunge so hard into writing something so profound, so strange..well I'm never the same after I finish a few pages...
    bemyvalentine bemyvalentine 51-55, F 1 Response Mar 6

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    If you we've need to talk to me, I prefer to do it on skype or something, so I can type it fully.
    totallynotalunatic totallynotalunatic 16-17, M 1 Response Apr 8

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    The Intelligent Idiot - I can express myself a lot better through writing than I can through talking. I enjoy writing and I like to think I am good at it. When I write, I sound...
    atpeacewithme atpeacewithme 26-30 32 Responses Sep 18, 2010

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    Yes, i don't usually talked but i chat or message or write.. Im better in chatting and a turtle when face to face :( an ex once told me, you are soooo monster when you get angry on...
    noxicillin noxicillin 26-30, F 1 Response Dec 18, 2013

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    It frustrates me greatly that people will ask how I'm doing or how I feel about whatever and be angry with me for being honest.
    GraineNaMara GraineNaMara 36-40, F 2 Responses Apr 4

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    To me, writing is just easier. I can write anything, but the things I can't say I can still always write. To the man I care for... He calls me his wordsmith. Because I like to...
    notafanofcircumstance notafanofcircumstance 31-35, F 2 Responses Mar 9

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    It's soo true, I always feel like texting or writing me is Sooo much a better talker then the real voice me lol (ok maybe not because I don't know if that made sense hahaha) but I...
    StevensTHEname StevensTHEname 26-30, M 1 Response Apr 9

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    This applies especially to English. When I speak English I have a Hong Kong accent (that's where I'm from).
    PinkChocolate00 PinkChocolate00 13-15, F 1 Response Apr 5

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    Its weird but when I try to speak I can't get the right words out, but when I write I sound like a genius 😒
    gardengirl17 gardengirl17 18-21, F 2 Responses Apr 8

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    Unveiled.. - You can find me...Look where there is no listening..Where the wind carries whispers like mothers' carry their babies.Where justice has overslept and fear fastens its...
    MadamElle MadamElle 26-30, F 4 Responses Dec 10, 2012

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    Expressing Myself. - I advanced to state finals in the spelling bee as a child. I learned how to spell words--but I wasn't as good, as speaking them aloud. Frankly, my voice...
    Fuzzies Fuzzies 56-60, M Dec 13, 2012

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    It's Not Easy Being A Non-alpha - Some of us out there are just not wired to be outgoing. We know exactly what we want to say, but a lot of the time it just comes out wrong. We are...
    forestlaw77 forestlaw77 31-35, M 1 Response Jun 10, 2013

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    I like to help people and I've gotten better at saying what people need to hear outloud but I'm really the most helpful when I can type out a paragraph of what people need to hear...
    kxCobra kxCobra 18-21, F 1 Response Apr 6

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    I always find my self emotionally involved when I speak, I often can't say what I want to say out of fear. I love writing cuz I really get to focus on what I want to say.
    akiyama10 akiyama10 18-21, F 1 Response Feb 19

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    Yes But It Is Not Enough - i can express my self better in writing than in speech I am not a good writer but rather a very bad speaker I wan't to express what i feel but how can...
    lazyangel lazyangel 22-25, M 2 Responses May 4, 2012

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    I am a new member and would like to chat with someone who has lost a parent who is a alcoholic. I am in the process of losing my father and trying to cope with it. And a typical...
    ivy4 ivy4 36-40, T Mar 14

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    Can't say it any better <3
    SomeoneWhoBeenThroughIt SomeoneWhoBeenThroughIt 18-21, F Feb 19

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    I always have this trouble speaking, you know that feeling you get when words are lost on the tip of your tongue? Well I get that constantly and it drives me and the people around...
    Quillton Quillton 18-21, M 4 Responses Dec 12, 2013

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    Usually whenever I try to explain or describe something to somebody, I ALWAYS end up stuttering and fumbling my words around. Even when I tell a joke, it ends horribly and no one...
    wish4love wish4love 26-30, F 2 Responses Mar 26

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    Words - I often write better than I speak, though there are times when I sit down to write and everything is just blank. Today I am a little nervous. I have to see my probation and...
    memily memily 31-35, F 2 Responses May 27, 2013

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