I Wish I Knew What to Say

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 392 People

    I Want To Help

    I hate to see people hurt, whether if I know them or not. I always wish that I knew what to say to make them feel better. Sometimes I am able to figure it out and other times I just seem to make it worse.I am usually the person that my friends come to when something is bothering...
    lyricaldemise lyricaldemise
    36-40, T
    Apr 1, 2013

    I hate it when I really want to talk to someone,

    but they obviously don't want to talk to me. Like we can be cool, and everything's fine, then something happens and they get so distant. They might respond to a message, but it's pretty obvious they really don't want to talk. So I back off, but it's still on my mind. And I don't...
    PraiseBeToYevon PraiseBeToYevon
    31-35, F
    9 Responses Jan 8

    I'm always so awkward.

    .lol..I try,but fail. But you just gotta laugh at life and the dumb moments..because there's many. Smile!
    petitelady28 petitelady28
    26-30, F
    1 Response Jul 14, 2014

    When Someone Asks...

    If my fiance is my son's father. I always feel so awkward, going, 'Well, yeah, sort of. Not biologically, but he's more of a father than his genetic father ever has been.' And I feel bad just saying, 'Yeah.' And letting it slide. Because then I feel like I've lied. 0.0 I feel...
    iFortiTude iFortiTude
    31-35
    May 18, 2008

    I have no problem expressing myself here freely

    to friends I've come to value. In real time however, I have my moments whereby I completely shut down. I have next to no friend's, my best friend left a couple of months on a work trip to Australia and it seems he will be extending his stay there for the next 3yrs. I am in a...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    1 Response Sep 12, 2015

    when you're very awkward,

    you find it hard to get your ideas across. cant find the right words...
    AnhTheBlackSheep AnhTheBlackSheep
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Sep 8, 2015

    Most of the time I have a hard time thinking of

    stuff to talk about. This is why I like to Serve and spend Quality Time with people... so I'm sorry, all, if I have not much to say on a given day. I do talk about stuff that I'm passionate about, but it doesn't always equal what someone else is passionate about. I do ask...
    AlwaysPersevere71 AlwaysPersevere71
    41-45, M
    2 Responses Jul 14, 2014

    Likewise

    :)  but sometimes you have to say something or ep wont let you post.
    clarkee clarkee
    51-55
    Jun 14, 2011

    Only Got

    What can I say?  I've only got meSome strongness, some weaknessAnd newfound frailtyMy world's topsy-turvyUpended on me.What can I say? I've only got wordsAnd what I am sayingIs not what you heard.
    Plaid Plaid
    31-35, F
    2 Responses Jun 7, 2011
    LittleMidnight LittleMidnight
    22-25
    3 Responses Sep 9, 2015

    What does it take to get some action?

    Maybe I'm not pretty enough or skinny enough... Who knows?
    DiamondAuthority DiamondAuthority
    18-21, F
    1 Response Sep 8, 2015

    I Thought I Was Okay With Everying..

    If you were to sit across from me at a table of people and watch me interact, you'd think I was the life of the party. I am described as the funny girl who's got everything going for her. I've got a loving, goodlooking boyfriend, my grades are good, I've got friends who care, and...
    hydenseek hydenseek
    16-17
    1 Response Aug 17, 2008

    well damn http://www.

    bloomberg.com/news/articles/2016-01-18/richest-1-now-wealthier-than-the-rest-of-the-world-oxfam-says ........wow
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    1 Response Jan 18

    I always think about what I'm going to say

    for a couple minutes, then I'm ready to say it and were on a completely different topic.
    TheAnimeLion TheAnimeLion
    13-15, M
    Feb 15

    This is Chris Hansen.

    I've noticed you're topics with minors...
    Spidey0 Spidey0
    31-35, M
    Jan 9

    I never know what to talk about

    so my conversations are always a little awkward
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    1 Response Sep 9, 2015

    Always Think Of A Good Thing To Say Later!

    I guess it fits me well, i am a pretty quiet person in real life and think less spoken is more anyway. Sometimes i wish i knew all the right words to say to someone i liked or someone that pissed me off lol. When a friend opens up to me i wish i had the right words for them. I...
    1wingedangel 1wingedangel
    18-21, M
    Jan 3, 2010

    Sometimes I think I'm right

    or I can tell the future, I might be right about some things but not all the time. I believe in all things, even the most fakest story that you made up, I believe it. Because I'm an artist, it's my job to create stuff, but it's kinda getting me mixed up about whats real and not...
    Denzebarrrn Denzebarrrn
    18-21, M
    2 Responses Sep 8, 2015

    Tell Me The Words To Say

    You wanna laff, I got a joke for that. You wanna cry, here's a tissue and my shoulder You wanna *****, Its more fun with two You wanna fuhk, well comere then But u want me to talk about how I feel.. I wish I knew what to say So sorry to make u feel that way
    whisperingsunshine whisperingsunshine
    31-35, F
    9 Responses Jun 7, 2011
    sexyblueeyes420 sexyblueeyes420
    31-35, F
    Sep 9, 2015

    "...but I don't so here's a joke.

    .." ...ya bored yet?
    foolishwiseguy foolishwiseguy
    26-30, M
    1 Response Sep 9, 2015

    Speechless As The Moment Passed.....

      T he notebook in which I wrote this binds my writing and ties my hands and forces me to write , live within boundaries that put me in a cramp. I want to throw the pen--caution to the wind---rip the pages , scribble across boundaries, press against the sides of this box...
    LilBuddy LilBuddy
    31-35, F
    1 Response Apr 26, 2010

    I wish I knew what to say

    when he says I am not his type, Instead I just nod and ignore the ache within my heart. I wish I knew what to say when they call me fat, Instead I believe them and pick out more flaws. I wish I knew what to say when my parents try to plan my future, Instead I just go along with...
    PrincessKayleigh PrincessKayleigh
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Sep 8, 2015

    I have dance classes every Tuesday

    and Thursday with my little sister and 2 friends of mine. After school one of my friends mom picks us up and takes us first to her house to get ready and then takes us to the class. Today (Tuesday),when I was at my friends house, her mom called me and told me to go upstairs to...
    keepittomyself keepittomyself
    13-15, F
    Sep 8, 2015
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Jan 10

    I do know what to say,

    I just can't make myself say it, because I hate being wrong, so I get paranoid about saying things with people I don't know
    QueenElsa QueenElsa
    16-17, M
    Sep 10, 2015
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