There are times when being quiet and shy turn out to be an obstacle rather than a virtue. This is one of these times. Stay open-minded and put your suspicions at rest and you'll be astonished about the new acquaintances you make.
A rather difficult phase is coming to an end. Cooperations are improving and even financial success may be in store.
Getting things off your mind can be done in various ways - through distraction and entertainment and sometimes through a good talk in a relaxed atmosphere - you may try the latter.