I Get Scared Easily

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 448 People

    Lasbutterfly Lasbutterfly
    18-21, F
    Oct 20, 2015

    I have always been kind of paranoid about people

    but recently I've developed a phobia of older men and of being raped. It's bad enough where I have become uncomfortable being touched by older guys, even family members. It's extremely uncomfortable.
    Alwaysrabbit Alwaysrabbit
    18-21, F
    Dec 31, 2014

    Well like I get scared

    if someone jump out at me and startled me but like.. 'Scary' things are okay to me lol like I like creepy pasta and all that stuff and that doesn't scare me :p it's just if someone jumps out at me I jump or my heart starts racing but ja :b
    Alisenpai Alisenpai
    18-21, F
    1 Response Jun 7, 2014

    I get scared easily because of my past,

    yet when I ask to important people to take it easy they don't.feel the love?
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    1 Response Jul 12, 2015

    Lol. I have just noticed

    when I am scared I am clingy to everyone in my home even my dogs. I just want to hug someone. I am so scared.
    Scaredmonster Scaredmonster
    18-21, F
    Jan 16, 2015

    This is a good one. I came home tonight was

    around 7:00 poured myself a very nice glass of wine grabbed my blanket and my book and curled up on the sofa to read for a bit. The book I am reading right now is pretty intense and scary to a degree I am right in the middle of a extremely gripping page and I can feel my heart...
    Chicgeekgal Chicgeekgal
    26-30, F
    Aug 2, 2014

    Was home alone and my phone goes off lol I

    ended up screaming and dropping my bottle of water... this is why I always have it on vibrate
    brenda4696 brenda4696
    18-21, F
    Jan 18, 2015

    I use to not be this way,

    I've gone soft! My gosh I just got jump scared by something, my heart...
    AfterFall AfterFall
    22-25, F
    Dec 13, 2014

    Especially when it comes to falling in love

    with someone because they may be unable to turn the favor for whatever reason. Especially when that reason includes sleeping with others and whatnot. I was abused in this way in my past and now that I'm slowly really liking this guy at work I get scared that he might get back...
    betweenlustandlove betweenlustandlove
    26-30, F
    1 Response Aug 7, 2014

    If It Moves I'm Scared Of It...

    I get scared too easily it actually feels pathetic. I'm scared of all bugs, reptiles, amphibians, storms, the ocean you name it I'm scared of it. It doesnt help me much that my gf is a horror addict and loves to drag me into it. Don't get me wrong I love her to death but she...
    Crysalott Crysalott
    18-21, F
    Dec 18, 2010

    I'm currently home alone with my two dogs

    and there are a bunch of noises in the bathroom from the wind blowing things around but I'm still scared as hell. Every time I try to calm down something else just scared me again. I wish I weren't so jumpy •~•
    pkninja pkninja
    16-17, F
    2 Responses Nov 11, 2014

    so I just read an article

    that two schools in my city went on lock down because of a nearby shooting. it happened at an apartment complex about 15 minutes away from me. I also live in an apartment and now I feel really uneasy and unsafe, especially since I'm home alone right now. why do people do this?
    BeautifulSoul09 BeautifulSoul09
    18-21, F
    1 Response Sep 15, 2015

    Very yesterday I said boo to my friend

    while she was distracted and she did nothing two minutes later she went aaaaahhh and scared me lol
    brenda4696 brenda4696
    18-21, F
    1 Response Jan 5, 2015

    So yesterday night, I went downstairs to eat

    dinner - as I turned on the TV I saw, "The Conjuring" coming on and it was like the last few scenes (30mins left). I've already seen the movie and was quite spooked out but I thought it wouldn't be as scary now... So I watched it and damn, it was still so freakin' scary! The...
    lifetime201 lifetime201
    18-21, M
    2 Responses Jun 25, 2014

    It's like something that's gonna stay in me

    forever.It doesn't help when most of my friends and family try to scare me,too.
    redparade redparade
    16-17, F
    Dec 29, 2014

    My paranoia is one powerful thing

    that likes to control most of my thoughts when watching horror films.
    KindredKings KindredKings
    16-17, M
    Aug 7, 2015

    I'm not one to be too easily scared

    but I'm more freaked out then scared right now. I'm at a family friend's house babysitting her dog, cat, and three horses for a few days, and there is a full bodied mirror in the main room. I'm in the spare bedroom right next to the main room and all I keep thinking about is a...
    deleted deleted
    Sep 18, 2015

    I hate to get scared

    that easly.... I wish my days wouldn't get messed up because of it... I hate to shiver all day long...
    deleted deleted
    Jul 26, 2015

    I just got so freaked out by a horror game I

    was playing. My hands are shaking. Why did I do this to myself
    leftovernachos14 leftovernachos14
    18-21, F
    1 Response Aug 25, 2014

    Horror movies are my bane.

    I'm the girl in the back screaming at everything. I don't go to horror movies anymore in the theater just because I started to feel bad for everyone else.
    Kryfette Kryfette
    18-21, F
    Nov 11, 2014

    Jesus mary and joseph,

    jumpscares are literally gonna be the death of me!! :-) Even with the music to back them up, they get me every time! I love horror movies, but I can't stand the annoying jumps.
    KisameIsLife KisameIsLife
    18-21, M
    Feb 29, 2016

    Simple Elements For Fear

    "Things that go 'bump' in the night" The sound of glass shattering A power outage Whistling wind Footsteps The sound of a door creaking open A moving shadow A gasp A scream It's not hard to scare me. Oftentimes, it's these simple elements of fear that just really...
    Brieks07 Brieks07
    22-25, F
    1 Response Jun 9, 2010

    True I can't sleep even

    now with out night light on
    JessicababyBell JessicababyBell
    31-35, T
    May 16, 2015

    Last night at 2 something in the morning i

    decided to watch a horror film. My three kids were deep asleep in bed. My visiting sister was asleep on my couch, so that left my mum and me the only ones awake. I knew the film i had chosen online was out a few years ago but i hadn't got around to watching it, so i read the...
    queenofhearts15 queenofhearts15
    36-40, F
    1 Response Feb 21, 2015

    My Creepy, First Apartment Experience

    When I was twenty -six years old I relocated from Ala to Georgia. This move was influenced by a so- called friend and also my craving & needs to experience life in a new environment. Prior to relocating I was in a customer support job at a telecommunications company and I hated...
    caramelLova1 caramelLova1
    36-40, F
    1 Response Aug 17, 2012

    gofundme.com/9h6mwpus please help

    if possible! Everyone's donations are appreciated!
    RandomGirl152025 RandomGirl152025
    16-17, F
    Oct 19, 2015

    I can't watch anything remotely scary

    or listen to scary stories, and I'm still kinda scared of the dark, I can climb down a well in the ground and abseil down a cliff, but I can't walk around without a torch what is wrong with me?! Anyone else like this?
    freochick freochick
    22-25, F
    Feb 3, 2014

    I don't exactly scare easily.

    Horror movies don't scare me. Sure I'll like twitch or wince when something scary happens but i don't really get scared from it. Neither do scary stories or books. But if someone walks unexpectedly behind me and touches my shoulder or starts to talk I'll jump about a foot in the...
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    1 Response Aug 2, 2014

    this is prob one of the most annoying things

    about me, my imagination can be so ******* overactive 99% of the time.
    minmins07 minmins07
    18-21, F
    May 24, 2015

    My guy friend scared me from behind,

    wrapping his arms around me. I ended up going into self defence mode and elbowed him in the stomach and his face..oops..hahaha
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    3 Responses Jan 27, 2015

    I hatttteeee haunted houses I just remember

    crying and holding onto a stranger Screaming please hold me Pleaseee That guy was laughing so hard I've went on one once and I will never go again It was dark so I held onto my cousin as tight as I could and closed my eyes But then my cousin said I was hurting his arm Made me...
    MyaA13 MyaA13
    16-17, F
    1 Response Apr 2, 2015

    I hate when people have those extremely loud

    train horns for their car. It scares the living crap out of me and I feel like im reborn on the inside. I get really pissed off at first but I can't help laughing at myself.
    RoastedCycki RoastedCycki
    70+, F
    Jan 24, 2015


    I freak out and cry when I hear any sharp sounds or get near scary insects and especially if someone threatens me. I scream in fear when someone jumps out at me or tries to harm me. One time I screamed like a little girl when my friend waited around the corner in the main hall at...
    EmotionalRaven EmotionalRaven
    22-25, M
    Mar 21, 2012

    Trying To Change This

    Years ago, my family's dog died, and it was around Halloween...and it being that time of year, I was watching shows about haunted locations, shows that are meant to scare the viewers.Well it worked.I was absolutely terrified that our dead dog, who we buried in our back yard...
    DoctorChurchie DoctorChurchie
    22-25, F
    Aug 16, 2012

    If someone even comes up behind me

    and says boo I jump and yet I find horror movies interesting and wanting to know more yet I don't want to watch them
    Maddya Maddya
    22-25, F
    Apr 17, 2014

    Not happy that right

    now that 3 neighbors one on each side of me and the other slightly diagonal across the road has moved. Their houses are empty for now. Neighbors watch out for each other and it's difficult when there are few neighbors. It's even more frustrating that empty houses attract theft...
    Morrgin Morrgin
    31-35, F
    1 Response Mar 5, 2016

    I'm with my boyfriend

    and his sister and I guess her kids came over and I'm scared shitless. and I don't even know why I am :( I'm never like this
    MaryCrossen MaryCrossen
    22-25, F
    Feb 20, 2015

    I was at Fright Fest at Six Flags last night.

    At one point my friend and I went to stand in a corner. I was so paranoid at that point and everyone started to look like a zombie with the creepy fog and lights and everything. Me and my friend are standing in this corner looking infront of us to see if anything was coming our...
    RoastedCycki RoastedCycki
    70+, F
    Oct 25, 2015

    So, I'm in college, and today I was sitting in

    the hallway waiting for a class to leave the room because my next class was in there. Awkwardly on my phone like a loner I paid no attention to what was going on around me. Students walked up and down the hallways and I was in my own little world. Then, the door to my next class...
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    1 Response May 14, 2015

    I Go U Cry

    I go and u cry wondering why i left  but i look back and im in pain The storys and crys that happened there are hard to explain and now im starting .. a new chapter in my life I go and u cry and bring memmories by and sorrow comes and i cry tooo not...
    harboraqua harboraqua
    13-15, F
    Jun 10, 2010
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