Notice: Forums will be shutdown by June 2019

To focus on better serving our members, we've decided to shut down the POF forums.

While regular posting is now disabled, you can continue to view all threads until the end of June 2019. Event Hosts can still create and promote events while we work on a new and improved event creation service for you.

Thank you!

Plentyoffish dating forums are a place to meet singles and get dating advice or share dating experiences etc. Hopefully you will all have fun meeting singles and try out this online dating thing... Remember that we are the largest free online dating service, so you will never have to pay a dime to meet your soulmate.
     
Show ALL Forums  > Oregon  >      Home login  
 AUTHOR
 2bornot2be2
Joined: 10/26/2009
Msg: 19
Shy guy, no real dating experience, what to do? Advice please.Page 2 of 2    (1, 2)
^^^^^^^^^ I'm just shaking my head in amazement. I sometimes wonder how the human species has lasted as long as it has?
 Prods
Joined: 9/6/2008
Msg: 24
view profile
History
Shy guy, no real dating experience, what to do? Advice please.
Posted: 12/1/2009 2:44:46 PM
You can do this, if you want a different result you just need a new skill. You need to be socially comfortable, spend time at places where you can get free experience. Spend time at a bookstore, hang out at the mall, learn to speak to strangers and feel okay with that. Talk to salespeople and ask them a question or two , they're paid to be nice.

There's a lot of great & effective dating material out there ( I know from experience, I've become very successful) that may be a good option also. Hang in there, if I can go from being afraid to speak to a woman to having a date anytime I want, so can you.

It's not a lost cause, when the pain of being shy is stronger than the fear of being rejected or judged, you'll change.
Show ALL Forums  > Oregon  >