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Chris J.'s Discussions

What's the Manliest Book You Would Like to Read?

Started this discussion. Last reply by Ben Apr 15, 2013. 33 Replies

Hello guys. I was wondering what the manliest book/novel you've would like to read? Me, I like something with a lot of action or adventure in it, like a man's survival in the wilderness. Or a man's…Continue

How to be More Confident in Myself

Started this discussion. Last reply by Andrew Feb 26, 2013. 23 Replies

Hello guys, this is my very first discussion post and I would like your advice gaining confidence in myself. Whenever I see myself in the mirror, I see a coward. I feel as though that I don't have…Continue

Hi, I'm new here

Started this discussion. Last reply by Eliabe Vidal Jul 24, 2012. 1 Reply

Hello, everyone. My name is Chris, and I am in my 20s and single. I am currently attending college, trying to pursue in bachelor's degree in sport management. I'm quite shy around people, reserved…Continue

 

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Conrad Zutavern replied to Chris J.'s discussion Difficulty with being confident/making friends in the group Growing in Manliness
"The best advice, I can give to you, is that You need to get out of your Comfort Zone.  Challenge Yourself.  How did I do this?  One, I started going to a Book Club at  my local library, which was peopled by a bunch of women.…"
Apr 8
Joe W replied to Chris J.'s discussion Difficulty with being confident/making friends in the group Growing in Manliness
"I'm definitely much quieter when I'm the new person in the group, but quiet and reserved is certainly the opposite of who I am once I get used to people. It takes time and, I guess, I just want to know who I'm dealing with."
Feb 22
Kevin Domingue replied to Chris J.'s discussion Difficulty with being confident/making friends in the group Growing in Manliness
"Chris, I am over 50 and have felt that way for most of my life.  I think that what you describe is not uncommon at all.  What made a huge difference in my personal and professional  life may not be applicable to you, but I will share…"
Feb 21
Jesse Harper replied to Chris J.'s discussion Difficulty with being confident/making friends in the group Growing in Manliness
"Well said. I'm 35 and still feel this way as well sometimes. Although mine is more of feeling uncomfortable in new surroundings and new people. After time has gone by and I feel more comfortable, I tend to let my guard down."
Feb 20
Joe W replied to Chris J.'s discussion Difficulty with being confident/making friends in the group Growing in Manliness
"Chris, I believe I know where you're coming from. I went through a similar period and, if I'm not mistaken, I believe it was around my early to mid twenties. Go figure. Don't overwhelm yourself with the idea of jumping into a whole…"
Feb 20
Chris J. added a discussion to the group Growing in Manliness
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Difficulty with being confident/making friends

Hey guys. I am currently a guy in my mid-20s who has a problem with talking to other guys and establishing friendships with them. Whatever I see a group of guys get together and hang out, they seem so confident and have a great time chatting with each other. I want to be in a group and have a good time and experience the joys of hanging out with good buddies, but I lack the confidence and have poor self-esteem to even meet new people. I can be quite shy, and always fear that I would be just…See More
Feb 20
George A. Trosper replied to Chris J.'s discussion Running Shirtless Outdoors in the group The Shirtless Man
"The gloves thing is absolutely essential, I think. I went walking shirtless at about 50F some months ago, having done so earlier w/o a proglem. Sunshine on my torso was glorious--but my hands near froze after about 20 minutes; the earlier walk had…"
Jan 22
Paul left a comment for Chris J.
"Some great posts there!"
Jan 4
Paul replied to Chris J.'s discussion Running Shirtless Outdoors in the group The Shirtless Man
"I lost some weight last year and started doing occasional shirtless runs. Feels great if the weather is good (not always the case here in the UK!) and you don't have to be an Adonis with the perfect body. Just go for it and be comfortable in…"
Jan 4
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Tariq Kelly replied to Chris J.'s discussion Running Shirtless Outdoors in the group The Shirtless Man
"I'm gonna start running on Sunday it's gonna be my first time and I'm thinking about doing it shirtless"
Nov 20, 2013
steve smith left a comment for Chris J.
"Thanks Man! For the friend accept. Look forward to Chat sometime. Steve :D"
Nov 19, 2013
Chris J. updated their profile
Nov 18, 2013
Chris J. replied to Liam's discussion Should an atheist wear a cross?
"I think it's okay for an atheist to wear the cross. I think it shouldn't just have a religious meaning alone, but something that is of value, especially if its passes down from generation to generation. That's the way I look at it. I…"
Nov 18, 2013
Chris J. replied to Chris J.'s discussion Taking a nature walk...barechested in the group The Shirtless Man
"I'm glad that you had a very pleasant shirtless experience on your vacation. I think being a part of a lady's photo shows how confident you are and you're the type of man who is never afraid of show his bare chest."
Nov 12, 2013
Padre replied to Chris J.'s discussion Taking a nature walk...barechested in the group The Shirtless Man
"While I was on vacation in Hawaii I went on a walk along an ancient fisherman's trail. While walking I felt it was a great opportunity to go shirtless and was really enjoying the walk along the edge of the island and the golf course. I came…"
Nov 10, 2013

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I like to watch sports, such as football (pro and college), baseball, rugby, wrestling and rodeo. I also like to draw, read, learn from other people's cultures and exercise.
Movies
The Dark Knight, 300, etc.
Music
Rock, alternative, techno, etc.

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At 7:46pm on January 4, 2014, Paul said…
Some great posts there!
At 4:37pm on November 19, 2013, steve smith said…

Thanks Man! For the friend accept. Look forward to Chat sometime.

Steve :D

 
 
 

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