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Whatever your reason for being nervous, don’t worry.
Talking to people doesn’t have to be scary, especially if you use a few funny conversation starters anyone can connect with. If you never witnessed them starting conversations with strangers, then you subconsciously learned that it’s something you shouldn’t *or can’t* do. Maybe you have tried starting conversation in the past, but you have gotten rejected in one way or another. [Read: How to be funny and make people love your company] #28 If God appeared to you in a series of vivid dreams and told you to move to a deserted island alone, would you do it?
Maybe you have a crush on someone, and you don’t know how to approach them.
Or you’re invited to an important party, but the thought of talking to strangers gives you hives. It tells you how adventurous they are and if they like adrenaline rushes.
Why some people uncomfortable starting conversations #1 They are shy. But if you are one of the shy ones, you might feel much more comfortable being a hermit in your shell rather than venturing out and talking to people. Even if you don’t remember, it could still be affecting your behavior today. #27 If you had a voodoo doll and could hurt anyone in the world, would you do it?
[Read: How to get someone to like you immediately] #4 Anxiety issues. #26 What’s the biggest change you would like to make to your life?
I’m thinking about the teeth pooling moments where the awkward silence just takes over the situation, you are just sitting their smiling while desperately in your mind scrambling for something just mildly interesting to say, but you just can think of anything, your mind is totally blank, it terrifying, at this point you can’t even remember your own name.
(Lol, I think we all experienced this at some point.) Finally you hear yourself saying something completely uninteresting, like: And then the conversation dries up once again, the awkward silence start to eat you both up from the inside until one of you can’t stand the social pressure and thus make up some excuse to leave.
One of the most frustrating things I have ever experienced in a conversation, is if I and her runs out of things to talk about.
Since you found this post I assume you know what I’m talking about, and maybe you are interested in learning how to avoid awkward silence?
It’s a horrible horrible situation to be in, I have thus decided to make this cheat sheet of interesting conversation topics to ensure, that you will never run out of things to say again.