I Love to Sing, However 'm Shy to Sing Public

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    Singing In The Shower

    After a long hard day of soccer, I just jump in the shower and let it out. Sometimes I sing about how I feel, sometimes it's a catchy song I've heard, and sometimes it just seems right. I get embarrassed because my patents comment on it... And I hate singing in front of others...
    MikasiWWW MikasiWWW
    16-17
    1 Response Apr 8, 2012

    Will I Ever Sing?

    I've loved to sing since I was very young, and even was in Choir for a few years, but once I became a teen I became very insecure, and I absolutely hate myself for it. My boyfriend is a musician, and I actually met him because I said I was going to try out for his band...but it...
    TiaTequilla TiaTequilla
    26-30
    Jan 31, 2011

    I just had my audition

    for my school's singing competition yesterday. I feel like I did ok. I was completely terrified though....
    KOOLKAT446 KOOLKAT446
    16-17, T
    Jan 30, 2015

    I Love Singing

    I love to sing I have challenged myself to sing more in front of people and stop being so scared because a lady at my church asked me to sing for her many times and I kept telling her I would I wanted to but was scared so I kept putting it off unfortunately she passed away before...
    love2loveme love2loveme
    31-35, F
    Oct 22, 2013

    I Love To Sing

    I love to sing but pleas help me I want a music careere but my parents won't let me try. What do I do
    Rdm12 Rdm12
    13-15, F
    Jan 18, 2012
    luke141D luke141D
    16-17, T
    Dec 20, 2014

    I Don't Know What Others Will Think

    I have always always always loved singing. I love music. Its crazy how i can be feeling kinda down about something then I hear or sing my fav song and its like a cure! people tell me i can sing all the time.... but i'm too shy to do it in front of strangers. Shyness cure anyone?
    PictureMeInvisible PictureMeInvisible
    22-25, F
    Nov 8, 2012

    Omg Me 2!

    i dont have the confident to sing in front of people! i sing infront of my friends and family though...they think I'm good but I think that's their job cause they just being nice,eventhough i have a best friend who jokes around sometimes(well i least  hope he is) and says i...
    vizzy2012 vizzy2012
    18-21, F
    Sep 27, 2012

    I love to sing, but not in front of people.

    Like I sing all the time when I'm home alone, but once someone comes in I stop. I can sing higher than some girls I know, and it makes me extremely hesitant to do in public.
    Shynerdwriter66 Shynerdwriter66
    16-17, M
    1 Response Nov 17, 2014

    I love to sing but hate it

    when people listen
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Jun 5, 2014

    I Don't Know What To Title This

    I love to sing, but for some reason I can't get up in front of a group and sing. Whenever I try I just sort of get all shaky and red in the face. My ears burn up and my throat closes. I hate that. But when I'm all alone I love to sing. I love to sing so much- it's a passion of...
    OhNoYouDidNot OhNoYouDidNot
    13-15, F
    1 Response Jul 13, 2012

    I Can Really Really Sing And I Did It Pro For Years

    Bu then when I was 16 my aunts husband, whom made me sing in his church every sunday. tried to molest me and something about that snapped my singing spirit. After that I never sang again I would open my mouth and nothing would come out but tears. I got really high one time with...
    thesaddestsong thesaddestsong
    26-30, F
    May 4, 2011

    I love to sing. Singing is what i love to do.

    I write songs based on my emotions. Like when I'm down a write a song about how blue I am.. Me and my sister have a singing group. Its called pgrs. I sing when I'm with my sister but in front of anyone else, I'm shy to :( But I want to be a famous singer but in order to do that...
    Robyn101 Robyn101
    22-25, F
    Jan 30, 2014

    Singing In My Life

    I love to sing but I have no idea whether I'm any good. This is why I cannot sing in public. I love expressing myself through singing, mostly because I write my own songs. I took part in my school choir once but my voice was hidden so I was okay.
    Kiva10 Kiva10
    18-21, F
    1 Response Nov 9, 2012

    The Shy Wolf

    I sing in the car and at home listening to the radio or youtube. I wish I could sing in public cause I want to know if I am good or not and I can't go by my mother's or fiancé's word, my mom's always mean and teasing me so says I stink but then again isn't sure and my fianc...
    XieryaWolf XieryaWolf
    22-25, F
    2 Responses Apr 12, 2013

    I'm really not a good singer,

    although I have gotten some compliments for my singing, surprisingly. I'm too shy to do many things in public, unfortunately. I wait for the right time, and sometimes I actually find the right time, surprisingly. Sometimes I'm not nervous. Sometimes I find the right time. I know...
    Nakedness8 Nakedness8
    41-45, M
    Dec 31, 2014

    I'm Getting Over It

    I have a friend that loves to go karaoke. I go with her about 2x a month and try to go the nerve to get up there and sing. Its a good thing that its a sports bar and most of the people are drinking. I just act like I had a few too if I'm not particularly good.  Some days I just...
    jcue1976 jcue1976
    31-35, F
    2 Responses Jul 16, 2011

    Scary

    i do love to sing and i play several karaoke videos from youtube and sing to them each day..but i'm terribly scared to sing in public..my voice starts to trembel and i get all quite ..even though i did sing three times at a local pub at karaaoke nights i still wouldn't be brave...
    BlackDiamondFairy BlackDiamondFairy
    18-21, F
    Jan 2, 2011

    I Am Afraid

    im afraid to see what people think of my singing so i hide it. I believe am fairly talented but im afraid of peoples opinoins.
    lindzo lindzo
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Jun 11, 2008

    Too Shy For Even Singstar

    When I was younger and had lots of sleepovers, I would feel the confidence to sing when we listened to music and played around, but that was only because there was one other person there. If there were anymore than that, I probably wouldn't be able to. I still love singing...
    FateCantDecide FateCantDecide
    22-25, F
    2 Responses Feb 25, 2009

    I love to sing and I don't mind singing in

    front of my friends . My friends have told me I've got a good singing voice and once when I was outside my house I started singing and I never noticed someone listening the person I heard said I was reall y good . Apparently my friends think I've got Taylor swift singing voice...
    MJsgirl MJsgirl
    13-15, F
    Jun 22, 2014

    Sad, But True

    I do love singing, but I can't carry a tune, even if you give me a special case to carry it in.I have a BAD voice; am totally tone deaf; and can never remember all the words to any song,Of course I am too shy to sing in public. Not only too shy, but far too considerate of people...
    Serenitree Serenitree
    70+, F
    Oct 22, 2012

    There is a house in New Orleans they call the

    rising sun. It's been the ruin of many a poor boy and god i know I'm one.
    InspireMeZilly InspireMeZilly
    26-30, F
    Aug 13, 2014

    I love sing and dancing

    but just not in public
    dominick6 dominick6
    16-17, M
    Sep 14, 2014
    RyRyOfAwesomeness RyRyOfAwesomeness
    16-17, M
    1 Response Nov 26, 2014

    I'd Love to Sing

    Hi, My hobby is to play the guitar and id love to sing along when i play, but I'm worried someone may hear me and I'm not sure why, And when i play my guitar its the same thing. Its even more strange that I'm sort of ok when i sing along to songs on the radio and there's...
    n1330yu n1330yu
    46-50
    1 Response Jul 30, 2009

    First/only Public Performance

    Hi, im 14 years old and im going to share my story that causes me to not strive for a career as a professional musician. In 5th grade i entered my first talent show. I was confident as i was standing behind the curtain, but as i walked out onto the stage, my hands grew clammy and...
    singdis10 singdis10
    13-15, F
    Jul 2, 2012

    There may be one person in this world

    that knows I can sing very well and knows how passionate I am about it. None of my family knows I can, it would come as a great surprise to them!
    SB56 SB56
    22-25, F
    2 Responses Jan 21, 2014

    Me

    ok i love to sing but i can never find the confidence to sing in front of people and i try my hardest but it's to hard i sing in front of my sisters and cousins tho and its like taking a step closer to singing in front of other people.but what makes that step more easy is...
    shawny97 shawny97
    18-21, M
    3 Responses Sep 12, 2013

    I can sing to maybe 4-5 people at a time anymore

    than that and I fail and end up squeaking like a strangled cat
    Hime9908 Hime9908
    16-17, M
    Aug 15, 2014

    I absolutely love singing

    and if I'm comfortable around you I won't be afraid to sing in front of you:) other than that I get nervous lol
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Sep 14, 2014

    Singing

    i love to sing and i am really talented. everyone always says that. i can sing alone and even outside loudly. but as soon someone hears i am just a small blushing girl who can't sing to save her soul.
    meep32 meep32
    13-15, F
    1 Response Jul 8, 2012

    Im Scared.

    i love to sing more than anything else in the world, but im so afraid that nobody would like it. all my friends say im amazing, but my brothers barge in my room to tell me to shut up and then i start crying. my parents say that they heard me hollering from all the way...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    1 Response Apr 9, 2011

    Thanks Grandma. Thanks.

    One day I was singing in my room (like I always do) and my grandma walked in and started clapping. It was one of the most embarassing and greatest memories of my grandma. She passed a couple weeks ago.
    bbg83 bbg83
    13-15, F
    2 Responses Dec 6, 2011
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