Diary of a Shy Girl: Entry #9 – The Internet

Being shy affects me not only in my real life but online as well. Most people find communicating over the internet a lot easier, but not me. I think I might find it harder… Twitter chats are a great way to meet other bloggers and have the conversation topic set so it removes any anxiety … Continue reading Diary of a Shy Girl: Entry #9 – The Internet

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Diary of a Shy Girl: Entry #8 – Public Hobbies

This post started off about photography and kind of progressed into vlogging and being in public alone... Blogging and photography goes hand in hand. For Christmas I received a camera from my parents and I’ve been having a blast figuring out how to use it and taking lots of amazing pictures. But there’s one issue: … Continue reading Diary of a Shy Girl: Entry #8 – Public Hobbies

Diary of a Shy Girl: Entry #7 – Travel

For this week's edition of Diary of a Shy Girl, I'm handing over to Larissa, a fellow shy person! P.s all of her links will be at the bottom of this blog post! Happy reading! Hi. My name is Larissa and I’m shy. I’m also a lover of travelling. These two things usually don’t go … Continue reading Diary of a Shy Girl: Entry #7 – Travel

Diary of a Shy Girl: Entry #6 – Fitness Classes

Last week I went to a fitness class. It's a ladies only martial arts and kickboxing class. I was so anxious about going by myself and I had absolutely no idea what to expect. The mix of meeting a new group of people and doing something I've never done before is terrifying. Small talk + … Continue reading Diary of a Shy Girl: Entry #6 – Fitness Classes

Diary of a Shy Girl: Entry #5 – Relationships

This week's post is all about making friends and conversing and how difficult this can be when you're shy! When you’re shy, making friends is very hard. I’ve always found confident and extroverted people to be a little intimidating because they’re so much more out there than I am. But I also find shy people … Continue reading Diary of a Shy Girl: Entry #5 – Relationships

Diary of a Shy Girl: Entry #4 – Phone Calls

Today I answered the phone at work. Not a big deal right? Answering the phone is easy. Well, that's where you're wrong. My shyness, paired with my nervousness and fear of getting things wrong or making mistakes, makes answering the phone is a battlefield. It takes me a few seconds to build up the nerve … Continue reading Diary of a Shy Girl: Entry #4 – Phone Calls

Diary of a Shy Girl: Entry #1 – Introductions

Today I had a revelation. I am shy. Like really freaking shy. And that's okay. This is who I am and there are people just like me all over the world. I shouldn't feel inadequate just because I'm shy. I shouldn't spend my evenings reading about increasing confidence. Wouldn't changing myself be a lie anyway? … Continue reading Diary of a Shy Girl: Entry #1 – Introductions