I Usually Get Paranoid About the Stupidest Things

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    I Guess Everyone In This Group's Too Paranoid To Write

    Don't blame you.  If anyone knew how paranoid you were they wouldn't talk to you for fear of frightening you! Actually I really do have this problem - I always think people are thinking the most awful things about me.  But I've been proved wrong many times.  So...
    CrystalCat CrystalCat
    41-45, F
    13 Responses Dec 18, 2006

    I'm always paranoid. I constantly expect the

    worst of something and am always watching every movement around me to make sure I'm safe. About being paranoid over stupid things all depends on what you believe is stupid.
    BeefStromi BeefStromi
    18-21, M
    1 Response Mar 16, 2014

    I'm always so paranoid

    that someone I know will see one of my posts on here and know that it's me. I'm scared to post some things on here..
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Oct 26, 2015

    Why Worry Everything Is F'd Up Already.

    I saw a news cast today and one of the stories was about unemployment extension cancellation in California. I am currently unemployed and recently received a letter informing me of an automatic extension. I have been looking for work but after months of no luck I started trying...
    moonspun moonspun
    26-30, F
    3 Responses Dec 21, 2011

    I'm paranoid that the people

    who are my friends are just faking it. Like maybe people are just trying to be nice or feel sorry for me.
    amandapanda007 amandapanda007
    18-21, F
    1 Response Feb 24

    "I Think I'm Paranoid"

    Thesedays I'm home alone in the house all day. It's nothing new for me to be on my own, but I used to live in the country for most of my life (or growing up, I should say). I live in town now (after my parents split up and I went with my mum), and I guess it has more to do with...
    FateCantDecide FateCantDecide
    22-25, F
    2 Responses Apr 23, 2009

    I usually get really scared

    and paranoid around mirrors or at night. I can't even watch a horror movie trailers. I wouldn't be able to sleep for weeks...
    ABMarie ABMarie
    22-25
    Jul 28, 2015

    My Looks!

    When people look at me,just normal,i automatically assume something is on my face,in my nose or my hair is fried or something. I usually end up giving them go to hell looks. It's really"stupid"
    pink1974 pink1974
    31-35, F
    2 Responses Jan 15, 2007

    Every Time The Phone Rings....

    my heart leaps into my throat for no reason. "what did i do this time?" or "what did they find out about me?" starts racing through my head. every time somebody knocks on the door it's the same thing. or if i'm outside driving or walking and there is nobody else outside i get...
    juggalove juggalove
    31-35, F
    2 Responses Nov 16, 2010

    Like When Im Diriving

    its so funny when im driving im constantly looking back at whatever car is following me. my paranoia usually gets worse at night on deserted roads. i probably watched too many movies lol
    Eamane Eamane
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Jun 3, 2012

    I was a the trump hotel in Las Vegas last year.

    Me and my mom were in the gift shop getting ice cream. I was reading the description of one of his books out loud and making fun of it when my mom pointed out the security camera in the corner. I was paranoid for the rest of the day Trump was gonna use his money to ruin my life...
    Brimmless Brimmless
    18-21, F
    1 Response Nov 15, 2014

    I used to have an irrational fear every time I

    showered. I thought there was a little person peeking through the break in the shower curtain at the corner closest to the faucet. I don't know why it scared me. If I had to close my eyes I could almost feel it watching me. At times I would get this feeling like it would jump at...
    merrygentry merrygentry
    31-35, F
    1 Response Feb 9, 2014

    Omgsh

    My roommates, I mean she haves good eye sight in order paranoid.her Bathroom right, if I ever drop a piece hair on the ground? She'll turn into a Super Cow from Dragon Ball Z and Yells the living life out of me.
    NoLifeOnEP NoLifeOnEP
    22-25, M
    1 Response Aug 19, 2012

    It's funny to talk about now but last weekend

    I got thrown into paranoia going camping with my buddy and his parents. I was convinced his parents were going to kill me via food poisoning. I got paranoid because buddy's mom kept asking me how my food was while I was eating. And asking how I was feeling. Granted, I had gone...
    Awesg Awesg
    18-21, F
    Jul 29, 2015

    *sigh* This is getting ridiculous.

    What if what I'm currently paranoid about was even happening? What could I *really* do about it if anything at all? I wish I had something that would suggest whether or not I could push my paranoia about this for once and for all. But, that's paranoia for you, it's All About...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Dec 26, 2015

    Ugh so an unknown number called me

    and I didn't take it and I'm so paranoid like what if it's a rapist T_T I need help.
    Slubberdegullion Slubberdegullion
    13-15, F
    1 Response Jan 2, 2015

    A Day of Worries

    I hate being paranoid or scared about things, but I constantly find myself checking and re-checking things I've done or said in the day, wondering if I did the right things or said the right stuff.  It's aggravating at night, because then I can't sleep, worrying over what...
    LiquidFire89 LiquidFire89
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Jul 13, 2007

    while moving furniture my neighbor shook my

    unit,i thought oh boy we are atop a sinkhole
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Nov 10, 2015

    today some girl from school asked

    for my name, all I saw is that she had a little 'clique' she went to after she asked for my name. I dont know what they talked about, and thats what makes me so weak. Im scared of them gossiping about me, or about the emberrassing things that happed to me in the past. Im scared...
    nemelabychtubyt nemelabychtubyt
    16-17, F
    1 Response Jul 30, 2015

    Heh.. It's hard to express interests with

    anybody for me, even if it's with a close, good friend.. It makes me feel like they get tired of my topics but they just don't tell me out of fear that I'll get upset.. Aaaaaa
    mainVine mainVine
    13-15, T
    Aug 9, 2015

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    cougarloving cougarloving
    31-35, F
    Dec 20, 2015

    Finally The Reason Why I Don’T Write Stories Here

    Because I don’t have anything worthwhile to say. I don’t understand all the expressive flowery words most people use. I don’t particularly follow all the poetry written here or how your mind flows. I am just plain simple and straightforward both in my speech and texting. I...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    24 Responses Mar 25, 2013

    What's That Smell?

    One of my wierd paranoias is that I am always afraid I am going to stink. Literally smell bad. I shower daily, wear deodorant/antipersperant and light perfume, use foot powder in my shoes and wear clean clothes but for some reason I am always afraid that I stink. Bursh my teeth...
    peacelovinghippiegirl peacelovinghippiegirl
    18-21, F
    3 Responses Apr 17, 2007

    I still run up the stairs

    after I turn off the light. That way the serial killer behind me can't catch me!
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    3 Responses May 3, 2015

    Did I close the door to my house ?

    Are you sure ? Did I really close the car ? What about the breaks ? I'm sure I forgot that .. Did that guy just look at me ? Is it my hair ? Do I still have toothbrush on my face ? *in class* I really want to throw this *thing* but I'll make noise, I'll disturb everyone...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Mar 30

    I try not to analyze things too much anymore.

    Usually just gets me into trouble.
    ErraticSarcastic ErraticSarcastic
    31-35, F
    Nov 19, 2015

    A girl from my class said

    that she killed 3 cats by drowned them now I can't sleep and I have a cat I love her so much
    mlplights mlplights
    16-17, F
    1 Response Dec 20, 2015

    im always so paraniod.

    when im watching a movie with my mum, im paranoid that she doesn't like the movie. when im talking on the phone to my grandma, I get paranoid that im boring her and should just stop talking. when I speak to people , I get paranoid that my voice sounds weird. when im out in...
    EnjoyTheSilenceX EnjoyTheSilenceX
    16-17, F
    2 Responses Jan 6, 2015

    i get paranoid by the smallest things

    but i cant always expect everything to be peachy clean anything can happen. :(
    PurpleLove18 PurpleLove18
    18-21, F
    Jan 5, 2015

    What Are They Saying?

    I'm at the nail salon... they're speaking Vietnamese, or Chinese, or something. And I just *KNOW* they're saying something about me. Really... they couldn't *possibly* be talking about what they're going to eat for dinner or how the traffic was on the way to work....
    nybabygirl nybabygirl
    26-30, F
    Nov 12, 2012

    I'm freaking out. I saw a picture of a open

    sore on Facebook about three weeks ago. It was so disturbing that I haven't been able to stop seeing it and I've been very paranoid that I'm going to get it because they said it was caused by the same shampoo I use. I later found out that it was photo shopped but that hasn't...
    ParanoidGirl ParanoidGirl
    26-30
    Jul 7, 2014

    So it's technically my birthday

    and my friend said this a while ago: "I'm planning something for your birthday, you might get offended, but it's supposed to be funny" :( I just remembered now and I'm really scared. It could be anything, I'm mostly scared about her exposing my secrets and stuff!! :'(
    Slubberdegullion Slubberdegullion
    13-15, F
    1 Response Dec 30, 2014

    Paranoid Lady

    Car crashes. Shark attacks. Being mugged....you name it. I am a paranoid lady. I am afraid to answer my door if I don't know the person who is there. I will sit home at night instead of going out because I am afraid of being mugged. I am a terrible backseat driver because I am...
    impacteddiva impacteddiva
    22-25, F
    2 Responses Jun 9, 2007

    I wasn't getting enough sleep at a specific

    period of my life (I was about 9 and it was Summer), and about once or twice, I found myself misplacing stuff and I thought some paranormal activity was going on in my house. I properly made my own Ouija board out of paper to test my genius theory. Turns out the ghost that...
    Eninferno Eninferno
    13-15, F
    Aug 30, 2015

    My Sleep Paralysis Story

    i always have trouble sleeping. i either cant sleep, wake up all night long, or just feel too tired. A few nights ago, i was laying in my bed and i knew my body was asleep but my mind was awake. All i wanted to do was check the time but i couldnt move. I could hear the tv on and...
    sydneyyylalala sydneyyylalala
    16-17, F
    4 Responses Oct 20, 2010

    I'm paranoid that everyone I talk to on here is

    one of my friends and knows who I am. I want to talk to many people but didn't do it because of that.
    LastSunrise LastSunrise
    16-17, F
    2 Responses Dec 20, 2015

    in my head

    for as far back as i can remember paranoia has been a part of my life. am always thinking that my friends dont really like me and that they are going to regect me at some point in the future. i know now through councling that is not the case and i have some lovely friends, but i...
    no1knows no1knows
    31-35, F
    2 Responses Feb 6, 2007

    It's Not Parinoia

    The people who know me think I get parinoid about stupid things, but is it parinoid if you have had a horrible life and been around horrible people. I'm trying to live my life different but I still have a lot of fear. I put up with too much bullshit from people and don't trust my...
    2rustno1 2rustno1
    36-40
    Aug 13, 2012

    Like: wow are those people talking about me

    or does my hair look okay? Are my pants pulled up? Yeah pretty stupid.
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    1 Response Nov 11, 2015

    So true about me. Especially

    when I'm home alone, If I hear something I gotta check to see what it is or I'll get even more paranoid, one time (well more the one) I took a knife with me just because I heard something downstairs while I was home alone (ya it was nothing) oh well it was funny when I told my...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    May 28, 2015

    When people smile at me,

    I can't tell if its malicious or not. There's this girl at work who always smiles at me. Pretty good looking too. I can't help but think she wants me but on the other hand, I'm pretty delusional so maybe she's being friendly. I'm an OK looking guy. I just can't help thinking...
    Friendlee Friendlee
    26-30, M
    1 Response Nov 13, 2014

    I Am Afraid Of Well...everything

    I have always been a slightly overly cautious person, but lately it has been getting worse and worse. I can't go outside and see a car drive by without thinking that the driver is going to harm me in some way. I can't go out with my friends without having the lingering fear that...
    RandallFlagg RandallFlagg
    18-21
    3 Responses Apr 28, 2011

    Small Things

    these small things are your own insecurities. You must coquer them
    LostHope LostHope
    16-17, M
    2 Responses Feb 4, 2007

    I have did stupid things.

    Forget it, and move on
    StrandedandAlonr StrandedandAlonr
    18-21, M
    Jan 15, 2014

    I pulled an elf It was the furnace making the

    scary noises while the fam was at macys
    rachelle1972 rachelle1972
    22-25, F
    Jan 30, 2014

    Did I Lock The Door?

    Did I lock the front door? I thought I did but maybe I need to check again. Don't want any mad psychopaths getting in and murdering us in our beds now do we? I think I need to check again. *Checks* Maybe it wasn't locked but just stiff. Maybe I need to check again... I'll just...
    RobertaSunset RobertaSunset
    36-40, F
    3 Responses Dec 15, 2011

    I am a paranoid person in general.

    Obsessive and all! I doubt everything and I always expect the worst or assume that something have gone wrong, may go wrong etc.... Now, the above description fits the normal me! So, how do you think I will be when I have a certain secret that I am hiding?!! Hiding it even...
    MissGaga MissGaga
    22-25, F
    1 Response Mar 7, 2014

    Is This Being Paranoid?

    1-When I'm walking in a public place, I feel like everyone's looking at me. 2-When I'm talking to someone, I'm scared I have something on my face. 3-When I'm showering, I'm always afraid someone is looking at me from the other side, even though I lock the door. 4-When I'm in...
    LookWithinMe LookWithinMe
    18-21, F
    3 Responses Jun 5, 2012

    Really paranoid rn can't sleep

    because of this new "challenge" people won't shut up about..
    Slubberdegullion Slubberdegullion
    13-15, F
    May 26, 2015

    Poem #139 Paranoid. Who Me?

    Now, you all know I've never been the least bit paranoid, but there are people out there who get me quite annoyed. I never really see them, they're always out of sight. but they're there, oh yes, they are. I just know I'm right. I can feel them staring. I know they're right...
    Serenitree Serenitree
    70+, F
    5 Responses Sep 8, 2011
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