Thing a Day
Published in

Thing a Day

Confidence, Introversion, and Karaoke

Or: for whatever reason, singing my heart out is fun.

Photo by Brandi Alexandra on Unsplash

I am a massive introvert. I hate people, I hate public speaking, I hate crowds, and I hate crowded places. I’m basically a well-meaning and particularly optimistic misanthrope. A lot of it stems from a chronic and crippling lack of self-confidence that I’ve had since I was very, very young and I haven’t been…

--

--

Get the Medium app

A button that says 'Download on the App Store', and if clicked it will lead you to the iOS App store
A button that says 'Get it on, Google Play', and if clicked it will lead you to the Google Play store
Matthew Maniaci

Matthew Maniaci

Living with and talking about mental illness in an open, honest way to help break down stigma. I was one of those suicidal kids you read about. He/him/his.