I Type Better Than I Talk

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    Sad, Yet True!

    Most of my life, I was always the "mute girl". No one cared of what I had to say or think, so I was always the listener to everything. Now, in my adult years, people want to hear me speak more... and it's mostly a train wreck! =p I tend to stutter and smash words...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    7 Responses Jul 19, 2009

    Typing Is As Typing Does

    Actually I am more me when typing, when expressing myself through words rather than voice.... my emotions tend to sometimes overwhelm me when talking, and people react to the emotion rather than my comments; and that increases my frustration, which in turn causes more emotion and...
    lostlittlefirefly lostlittlefirefly
    36-40, F
    1 Response Nov 22, 2011

    I don't know why, but I always find it WAY

    easier to talk to someone about anything through typing, whether it be a text, or a message. If it's about my feelings, I have the hardest time trying to talk about them because I end up freezing, and shutting down. I do enjoy talking because it's not the same if you can't hear...
    EmoSakurachan EmoSakurachan
    18-21
    Dec 4, 2013

    Typing On Skype

    I like to chat and cam with friends on Skype or Google chat, but I don't like to talk on cam. I like being able to see the person I'm chatting with, and like it when they can see me, but I'm not very good at speaking, so it's much easier to frame my words into sentences and then...
    JZArtist JZArtist
    51-55, M
    Nov 1, 2012

    A Whole Other Side.

    There isnt really anyone that knows me in real life that also knows me from EP. I often wish people from my day to day life could read my stories and see who i really am. In the flesh im shy and quiet, at least until i feel comfortable around you, then i become more out-going and...
    DiesSomnium DiesSomnium
    31-35
    3 Responses Oct 11, 2011

    Well Typing Is My... Life..,

    I am an author. Well ik I'm to young for an author. But I'm an author in my school. I write books and I love it! But when I try to tell a story, it doesn't come out right. It sounds awkward. And in stories you can express yourself. Like if you agree:)
    Kittylovesrainbows Kittylovesrainbows
    13-15, F
    1 Response Jan 6, 2013

    By Leaps And Bounds

    In person, I tend to be very stoic, quiet, and monosyllabic with most people. When I write, however, that goes out the window. I recall when I was in some computer/African American studies club  when I was 17, the instructor would ask me about a topic, and... I blanked. Then he...
    Mikebissle Mikebissle
    22-25, M
    2 Responses Oct 22, 2011

    I find it SOOO much easier to type

    rather than talk. Talking for me is awful. I overthink absolutely everything and get so dang nervous. Tomorrow I'm going to meet with a guy from school I've been talking to via Facebook he's super nice and we share a lot of common interests but man oh man I couldn't be more...
    TheSongPlaysWithin TheSongPlaysWithin
    18-21, F
    Sep 23, 2014

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    hippie1977 hippie1977
    36-40, M
    Apr 21
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    Slenderman23 Slenderman23
    13-15, F
    Apr 21
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    kk1874 kk1874
    31-35, F
    Apr 21
    the road goes on forever and the party never ends
    Highfive13 Highfive13
    31-35, M
    Apr 21
    it's the final countdown!!!
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    1 Response Apr 21
    Chad, thank you for being my friend. I met you on EP and you are one of few people who make me feel like I'm worth something. Thank you for talking to me every day and getting to...
    SimplyEm SimplyEm
    22-25, F
    Apr 20
    Still Getting Add Requests I am still adding people if they request it and we have things in common, but with EP closing you better talk fast. Soon it will be Poof and I am gone.
    fungirlmmm fungirlmmm
    41-45, F
    2 Responses Apr 20
    Well if that's how you want to play it. I got in a fucktarded debate with somebody about how it's an injustice for political parties to expect tax payers to foot the bill for...
    ManifestoOfThePhoenix ManifestoOfThePhoenix
    26-30, M
    1 Response Apr 19
    Be written something similar to this. I've had a lot of intentions on this site. Some bad, but one thing I've always done is committing to inspiring and helping people. I'm lazy...
    LeahLovee LeahLovee
    70+, F
    8 Responses Apr 19
    I am an old broken man who fell in love with a beautiful young woman. I have written so much about how she has changed me with just talking here and thru texts. Thing is I havent...
    boldtimer boldtimer
    66-70, M
    Apr 19
    I been trying to do it right I been living a lonely life I been sleepin' here instead I been sleepin' in my bed I been sleepin' in my bed So show me family All the blood that I...
    Annurban Annurban
    26-30, F
    1 Response Apr 19
    "And it feels like I am just too close to love you There's nothing I can really say I can lie no more I can hide no more Got to be true to myself And it feels like I am just too...
    infie infie
    18-21, F
    Apr 18
    It's a damn shame. Shouldn't men know women talk about them too? A female coworker just came up to me and asked me if a male coworker of ours "G" ever made a pass on me. I said...
    endlessl0ve endlessl0ve
    26-30, F
    3 Responses Apr 18
    To You yozora miage kyou mo ano hoshi wa mienai toki wa mujou ni kokoro midashite sugite yuku Anata wa ima doko de watashi wo miteiru no? kurayami no naka...
    4gotwhereiwas 4gotwhereiwas
    31-35, F
    1 Response Apr 17
    "These are hardest times, love’s so hard to find Blessed is the man who has a woman at his side This for you I write, never do me wrong If you’re ever missing me just listen to...
    ToughKitty ToughKitty
    31-35, F
    1 Response Apr 17
    Do you have this on your mind? That you don't deserve happiness, That everyone deserves someone better than you, How to deal with this?how to get my self confidence back?
    Ciflo Ciflo
    18-21, F
    Apr 17
    "I know you" I believe, I believe there's love in you Grid locked on the dusty avenues Inside your heart, just afraid to go I am more, I am more than innocent But just take a...
    ToughKitty ToughKitty
    31-35, F
    1 Response Apr 16
    was a good thing that you always have a backup to speak about your problems & find some people who can understand how yoh feel & reassure you about it & also to make you feel...
    TurningPage2013 TurningPage2013
    26-30, F
    Apr 15
    I just wanted to thank EP and everyone on this site! After moving a couple of thousand miles to take care of my 90 y.o. parents who were in bad health( who have since passed away...
    Golondrinas Golondrinas
    56-60, M
    Apr 14
    getting a kick *** ammout of physical pain right now. trying to get off cymbalta for fibromyalgia and the withdrawals absolutely suck. so now i have ungodly pain everywhere and...
    ArnoldJRimmer ArnoldJRimmer
    46-50, M
    Apr 14
    The end of the conversation. The casual attempt at dragging down my self esteem.
    GoddessGoddess GoddessGoddess
    46-50, F
    1 Response Apr 14
    I only need one. How many clichés can we pack into one non-responsive conversation? Start off with a question and demand for nudity. When that fails, pretendto be gay to see if...
    GoddessGoddess GoddessGoddess
    46-50, F
    5 Responses Apr 14
    S.O.A.R over everything.. Suffer - overcome - and - recover
    Unsatisfiedstace2 Unsatisfiedstace2
    46-50, F
    Apr 14
    I struggle day to day to not do it. I would go to my family, but I know what theyre gonna say. I would go to my friends, but I don't want to bother them, they might have more...
    CrazyfatCatLady CrazyfatCatLady
    18-21, F
    Apr 14
    I love The Smiths but this is a truly magnificent cover
    TheRealWelllaugh TheRealWelllaugh
    36-40, F
    Apr 12
    I don't think i can take it anymore. I'm so anxious and depressed and it's only getting worse. My life sucks so bad lately. I'm in the last high school class and exams are coming...
    NotThatGuy98 NotThatGuy98
    18-21, M
    1 Response Apr 11
    I have some issues and I snapped at my friend now she's ignoring me. My crush/friend... I haven't figured out how I feel.. is also ignoring and my new friend type thing is mad at...
    XDeadxNxAliveX XDeadxNxAliveX
    13-15, F
    1 Response Apr 11
    Christian Greed https://dochub.com/timesoftrouble/kWbzzO/christian-greed What can truly amaze a genuine believer that looks only to the Father is just how true his words on world...
    timesoftrouble timesoftrouble
    56-60, M
    1 Response Apr 11
    Internet in general is not the kindest place. EP is. I joined it many, many years ago when I was young physically and very young mentally, and in a difficult place. I'm glad I...
    FreeFallWall FreeFallWall
    22-25, M
    Apr 11
    https://youtu.be/HUbxBCmCrMk One word, that's all you said Something in your voice caused me to turn my head. Your smile, just captured me And you were in my future as far I could...
    poetz13 poetz13
    36-40, F
    Apr 10
    "Dark Paradise" http://youtu.be/aazb8Rt31nk All my friends tell me I should move on I'm lying in the ocean, singing your song Ah-ah-ah-ah-ah-ah-ah-ah-ah-ah-ah-ah-ahh That's how...
    ToughKitty ToughKitty
    31-35, F
    Apr 10
    Ever since since my middle school relationship (I am a senior in high school) I've never been able to talk to someone about my day and tell them how i feel about it or talk about...
    Sankey5 Sankey5
    18-21, M
    1 Response Apr 9
    I am sure there are guys that tell her they love her every where she goes. I am reminded of that constantly here by one of them many many times and i am sure he will many more...
    boldtimer boldtimer
    66-70, M
    Apr 9
    Mostly when it comes to love. 🌹 When you're confuse, lyrics speak for you. There are times that I confess my feelings through songs. *blush blush blush*
    BittersweetRose BittersweetRose
    16-17, F
    3 Responses Apr 9
    Almost one year and I'm better than ever
    tinygirlz tinygirlz
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Apr 8
    Everything gets better. I wanted to put an experience out there as my life has changed indeed in the last couple of years. A few years back I posted an experience about how lonely...
    BunnyObsession BunnyObsession
    22-25, F
    Apr 8
    "If it wasn't for this music, I don't know how I would have fought this." || "I'd die for you" that's easy to say. We have a list of people that we would take. A bullet for them. A...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Apr 8
    I've grown tired of this body; Cumbersome and heavy - Fall apart without me.
    twistedxalice twistedxalice
    22-25, F
    Apr 8
    Lyrics are words. whew. Just had to say that.
    pangst pangst
    22-25, F
    1 Response Apr 8
    If your a woman and your best friend is a guy and you hang with guys cause girls are "lame" just so you know NO man buys that!! If my bff is a woman bet your *** I'm sleeping with...
    Bway777 Bway777
    41-45, M
    Apr 7
    Talking to older people is really fun tbh . unlike kids my age that only talk about stupid **** all the time adults have better things to talk about and they're more experienced in...
    LovelyGorillla LovelyGorillla
    16-17, F
    3 Responses Apr 7
    I wish if I had someone to talk to and understand her better
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    2 Responses Apr 7
    (I posted this as a comment earlier but ready need some help!!) As a 17 year old girl soon to begin the university application process, in which I will be interviewed a great deal...
    Pheeeb Pheeeb
    16-17
    1 Response Apr 7
    When I say I can't speak my mind... I don't mean I can't stand up for myself because I definitely can! As a 17 year old girl soon to begin the university application process, in...
    Pheeeb Pheeeb
    16-17
    1 Response Apr 7
    This story isn't true but funny Jason plays with Peyton Jason is babysitting his 5 yr old niece . Ok ok no more tickle monster giggles Peyton! Do u give up teases Jason...
    Dollfan32 Dollfan32
    31-35, F
    Apr 7
    yea its great to talk to someone who hasn't known me. I have a great friend if I may say who I met I think a month after I started ep. we talked then we drifted off three months...
    dailyracingdadboy dailyracingdadboy
    26-30, M
    Apr 6
    Sittin' on a bench at West Town Mall He sat down in his overalls, And asked me: You waitin' on a woman? I nodded yes, and said: How 'bout you? He said: Son, since Nineteen Fifty...
    GlitzandGlamber GlitzandGlamber
    18-21, F
    1 Response Apr 6
    Call you up in the middle of the nightlike a firefly without a lightyou were there like a blowtorch burningI was a key that could use a little turningso tired that I couldn't even...
    LiquidSunshine1 LiquidSunshine1
    46-50, F
    2 Responses Apr 6
    I was Naive and hopeful and lost. Now im aware and driving my thoughts.
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Apr 6
    "Off to the races" My old man is a bad man but I can't deny the way he holds my hand And he grabs me, he has me by my heart He doesn't mind I have a Las Vegas past He doesn't mind...
    ToughKitty ToughKitty
    31-35, F
    2 Responses Apr 6
    He'll never understand why I withhold the way I do. I can control myself. I won't give it up. I don't want that attachment with him without ANY guarantees. He's applying for...
    endlessl0ve endlessl0ve
    26-30, F
    1 Response Apr 6
    "...my money's green and my thun thun blue.. "
    Fractured247 Fractured247
    31-35, F
    Apr 5
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