Are You Out There
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Are You Out There


The Forgotten Ones

How I’m beginning to find confidence after a life of being a nobody

As a kid, I was extremely shy and quiet with zero desire to be looked at, noticed, or spoken to. If I could sit in the shadows and never be seen, I was ok with that.

As I got older, it didn’t change much. In public, I barely talked. If I did, it was a whisper…



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Ginger Cook

Top writer in a few things. It’s whatever. Dreams of being a world traveler, author, and lead singer in a Pearl Jam cover band. Writes about everything.