Wondering why I have difficulty talking with people from my past? Because I have little in common anymore?

Many Possibilities. Many possibilities exist that could make it difficult to converse with people from our past. Anxiety is most likely and sources of the anxiety might include: * lack of common interests * embarrassed at their lack of accomplishments * embarrassed at your lack of accomplishments * opposing religious/political view points * unawareness of details of past relationship if a problem see a therapist.