I Sometimes Have a Lot On My Mind But Don't Know How to Talk

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    Keeping Things Inside

    I have tried to talk to someone before, but when I did, I was so afraid of opening up that I didn't get everything out. It's so hard for me to trust people and tell them what is going on. I know I shouldn't have been so afraid because I know that person cared, but I...
    flyingintherain flyingintherain
    18-21, F
    5 Responses Dec 19, 2008

    My Anxiety Always Wins.

    I always have so many things that I want to talk about, but I have such horrible social anxiety that I can't ever say things right. What's worse is that I'm diagnosed as borderline sociopath, and despite that I have no emotional connection with anyone (even my closest friends), I...
    NobodySingsAlong NobodySingsAlong
    18-21, F
    Oct 31, 2012


    I can't really open up to people, except for on here.  It's weird because you would think that I could because after all working with words is what I do.  I don't know, maybe they have to be on paper to come out totally right.  sigh..  IDK
    Littledove Littledove
    18-21, F
    3 Responses Jun 1, 2009

    It Really Begins At Home

    I want to tell my mom I'm not going to marry a male (or a female,etc.). How would she take it? "Girl, you only thirteen; you don't know jack about life." I want to tell Mom I've completely figured out what I'm gonna do for the next ten years (That's the most orderly I've have...
    MayFalls MayFalls
    16-17, F
    Jul 31, 2013

    I'm not quite sure how this works,

    and I don't know how to say this without sounding stupid or melodramatic, but here it is, I guess. Throughout my life, I've been incredibly self-aware. I know my motivations, and my feelings, and exactly who I am and why I do what I do at any given moment. Unfortunately that's...
    Monte805Cristo Monte805Cristo
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Apr 26, 2015


    I always have a full mind with thoughts swarming my sanity. I rarely talk about it though, I'm not great at talking about myself though. I prefer to only talk about things that I like
    godsmack666 godsmack666
    18-21, M
    11 Responses Jun 1, 2009

    Words That Cant Be Spoken

    My mind is cluttered Full of words And sentences I don't know How to express it to other So I write What I feel What I think What I am I express myself Entirely into my write I throw myself into it Write anything And everything No holding back No hesitation I not scared...
    invisiblegirl904 invisiblegirl904
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Oct 9, 2011
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