Practical Exercises For Overcoming Shyness

 

In some cases, strangers chat effortlessly at parties, at work, and in public, yet a large proportion of people would rather catch a rattlesnake barehanded than say “hello” and make eye contact. Online chat with strangers seems to be less intimidating given anonymity. This is not really abnormal since “normal” covers such a wide spectrum that most types of behavior don’t definitively fall either inside or outside the range, as long as no harm is caused.…