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I Know I Am Not Normal

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 507 People

    But hei, if I was normal I'd be boring.

    I like being different it's fun
    chasetheweirdo8 chasetheweirdo8 13-15, M 1 Response Jan 20

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    Why I Am Normal For What I Like

    Let me show you the similar and interesting dichotomy of it here... When you're walking through the piney woods or the great oaks forest somewhere out in nature,, and you take your observation and bias and everything you were born with.. and you begin to observe and walk through...
    LoveBigBoobSs LoveBigBoobSs 31-35, M Jul 25, 2013

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    we're all not normal.

    .. we're all different... so... to be not normal is normal...
    hummingtree hummingtree 16-17, F 2 Responses Dec 26, 2014

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    who says normal is fun not me ill play football

    with a tree, tells strangers they are beautiful and hug them, and have a staring contest with my reflection
    poeticnightmare poeticnightmare 18-21, M 3 Responses Jul 10, 2014

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    I Know I'm Not Normal But People Keep Telling Me I Am...

    which is really annoying i mean why deny it? I am not normal i have known this for quite a while I think my past history has something to do with it 'cause my mother was pretty crazy too and I hear my dad was so and things like singing outloud which I love doing in OK weird...
    jamesdean4ever jamesdean4ever 18-21, M Jan 2, 2012

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    Oogla Boogla..

    I am so far from normal.. I'm not normal at all. Neither are you though! Rude awakening? btw.. the group icon photo creeps me out. haha
    Beautifulimperfections Beautifulimperfections 26-30, F Mar 7, 2012

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    But Really, First Impressions Matter Way Too Much And I'm Getting Sick Of It.

    I don't know what people expect early on in a relationship.I don't know the first thing about setting a proper first impression.I don't understand what normal even is.I don't know why I rub some people as "Creepy" at first when most people who do a lot of internet socialization...
    ManifestoOfThePhoenix ManifestoOfThePhoenix 26-30, M 1 Response May 24, 2012

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    glovesam glovesam 31-35, M 2 Responses Jul 4, 2014

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    I am 23 and i dont think i ever love someone

    so strong. I've been in and out of relationships and but when it ends, i feel nothing. Is there something wrong with me?
    mimymimy mimymimy 22-25, F 2 Responses Aug 2, 2014

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    With Lots Of Dreams

    I m the guy who comming from middle class with the lots of ambitions and dreams From my childhood i saw the many faces of money and many problems of money but still i achieved my officership with hardship and honesty ,lots of struggle even ...Still i m in struggling period .but i...
    ashu4569 ashu4569 18-21, M Mar 22, 2012

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    Dealing With An Ex

    I don't know how to move on, I still care. How do I not care anymore?
    blacksheep00 blacksheep00 16-17 1 Response Dec 8, 2012

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    I find that as I get older (now 67) I feel the

    need/urge to have physical contact with men as well as women - has anyone else the same yearnings?
    JackCornhill JackCornhill 66-70, M 2 Responses Feb 21

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    We Are Normal And We Want Our Freedom

     The Bonzo's say this better than anything I can write.     He's got a head on him like a rabbit!
    waddlergirl waddlergirl 51-55, T 1 Response Jun 7, 2012

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    Wait ...

    the feelings i have for him is killing me like a hundred knifes stabbing me in the heart knowing the only person who understands me will never be mine how many years will i have to wait to tell him what i feel how many classes will i have dreaming about his voice and the way he...
    lovetobefun lovetobefun 13-15, F Feb 24, 2012

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    I sometimes were my mums clothes

    and it feels good she does know
    glovesam glovesam 31-35, M Jul 4, 2014

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    Why can I not be a normal person?

    I'd like to be a normal person. To enjoy what normal people enjoy.
    llilith llilith 18-21, F 1 Response Feb 19, 2014

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    Why?

    Now this is my first story and the only reason why i joined EP was because a friend of mine (who i loved and still do) referred me to it. He had a terrible past and god, i just wanted to make it a little bit better. Becuase i believe i was put on this hell hole of a planet to...
    Skippytay Skippytay 18-21, F 1 Response Feb 28, 2012

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    Needplaceforsharing Needplaceforsharing 22-25, F 2 Responses 4 days ago

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    What is normality anyway ?

    Well, to me, it's how, by probability, you would expect a person taken totally randomly to behave. And it's the whole problem. A lot of people aren't "normal". They're just afraid of outstanding.
    Kenshira Kenshira 18-21, M Jun 12

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    Normal Is Overrated.

    Two of my favorite quote, and by two awesome writers. :) "What is normal? Normal is only ordinary; mediocre. Life belongs to the rare, exceptional individual who dares to be different" -V.C. Andrews "We're all a little weird, and life's a little weird, and when we meet someone...
    ladyzantorian ladyzantorian 18-21, F 3 Responses Feb 19, 2012

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    I Know I Am Not Normal

    I know I'm not normal.  I don't want want to be normal.   normal is just a setting on the dryer  no flavour no character.     I am better than normal..  I am me!
    aquarius3 aquarius3 61-65 1 Response Dec 30, 2011

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    Related Experiences

    One of the truest truisms EVER is that "Everyone is normal until you get to know them." (Author unknown)
    LickityLickitySQUIRRT LickityLickitySQUIRRT 51-55, M 49 mins ago

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    At 19 I have my whole life ahead of me, but it just feels like i'm staring down into a deep dark contorted hole. I'm so confused, I have no idea what to do with my life. I want to...
    mikster96 mikster96 18-21, F 2 hrs ago

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    I sometimes feel like I don't fit in with someone & the people who I call my friends rn don't get me. I mean, I'm not too special or anything, but like I haven't found the right...
    verygothic verygothic 13-15, F 1 Response 2 hrs ago

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    I have no idea but I'll guess. I never had a dad. I have five sisters. Zero brothers. I was raised by my mother until she went to prison then I was taken in by my aunt. I bounced...
    BoyNbraNpanties BoyNbraNpanties 26-30, M 2 Responses 3 hrs ago

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    Walking down the street with my beautiful, amazing girlfriend and some lowlife scumbag yells the N word at her. What upsets me the most is that she's so unaffected by it. Because...
    MissinMySon MissinMySon 36-40, M 3 hrs ago

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    hiya all.just want life straight and normal! is that a big one? John?
    johnjoseph92 johnjoseph92 41-45, M 13 hrs ago

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    "Your words are always so soothing." She says... Ahh, my dear, if only you knew. No, no, not my words, not always, but yes... I understand the sentiment... And I accept the...
    AdoraGel AdoraGel 31-35, F 2 days ago

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    So I had to fly for business today and I checked my bag as normal with my clothes in it. when I got to my destination I noticed that it had been opened, and inside was a not that...
    Thongme Thongme 41-45, M 1 Response 5 days ago

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    my adult life started when i was 15. i dropped out of school ran away. it was a stupid thing for me to do, i know that now 2 years later. ive over come house hopping and stressing...
    lifeNaction lifeNaction 16-17, F 6 days ago

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    Hi I would like to vent a bit.I was going to put I have husband who thinks he knows everything.But also my in laws think they know everything too.It bothers me a lot.Here is...
    Fruitypunch15 Fruitypunch15 31-35 6 days ago

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    Why do we empaths are willing to put up and suffer the abuses of a narcissistic partner? We want the relationship to work so bad that rather than risk losing it, we would rather...
    koh72 koh72 41-45, M 21 Responses 6 days ago

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    It's nothing, it's so normal you Just stand there I could say so much But I don't go there cuz I don't want to I was thinking if you were lonely Maybe we could leave here and...
    CallmeHopelessNotRomantic CallmeHopelessNotRomantic 36-40, F 1 Response a week ago

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    There's a never a connection between us. There's a never a spark. We talk, than we drift apart. People say I'm fun, some say I'm weird and some say I'm strange. Is this how people...
    YourSecretAdmire22 YourSecretAdmire22 22-25, M a week ago

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    9 — She's got nine fancy pillows on our bed And we've got towels she won't let anyone get wet No, I don't get her Cry — She always cries at happy endings on TV She even cries...
    Johnviolinist823 Johnviolinist823 22-25, M a week ago

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    I have had very strange dreams and out of body experience. And I need help understanding what's happening. I don't know of I'm an angel getting ready for battle or what. Please...
    Hartleyhaha Hartleyhaha 18-21, F Jul 26

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    If you aren't into complicated music theory, and musical comprehension I don't care, I am still a normal person like you and I can still get along and have things in common with...
    PrestoAgitato PrestoAgitato 13-15, M Jul 24

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    Magnetic separator, to some extent as its name suggests, is actually a kind of tool for purifying the cooling liquid when a grinding machine, a wire drawing bench or perhaps a...
    yustacy yustacy 22-25, F Jul 23

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    Yesterday's CT scans show zero tumor mass and/or granuals! My CA-125 test came in at 18, down from 91 in May and 551 at the time of my surgery in April and 91 in May. The normal...
    WindSylph WindSylph 46-50, F 32 Responses Jul 23

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    I know mine is weird, just go with it. I want to have more brain capacity. I want to store every information I read in my mind, I never want it to disappear. Our normal human mind...
    weirdo2003 weirdo2003 13-15, F 2 Responses Jul 23

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    It really doesn't get easier, does it? I haven't seen you in months, but my thoughts and dreams of you keep your memory alive and well within me. I mean, we talk a little...
    dwyli33 dwyli33 18-21, F 1 Response Jul 23

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    i'm quite a quiet person normally. I have a close group of friends that I went through both primary and high school with :) These are the same through girls I am going on my...
    workinggirlkelly workinggirlkelly 18-21, F 1 Response Jul 22

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    I know I'm still young, but I constantly think of baby names. I'd love the middle name of my first boy and my first girl to be the same, Jo (well, Joe for the boy, of course). It's...
    wishingforrecovery wishingforrecovery 16-17, F 1 Response Jul 22

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    Yeah, having quite a bit of problems with my self-image lately. If you think I'm unattractive, please at least tell me what it is so maybe I can try and fix it or something...