Sept. 4, 2014

Because HSPs [highly sensitive people] are picking up on so much, they are also more prone to overstimulation, quicker to feel stress – including the stimulation and stress that can…

Sept. 3, 2014

People are always so boring when they band together. You have to be alone to develop all the idiosyncrasies that make a person interesting. Andy Warhol Image Credit: The Guardian

Sept. 2, 2014

I worry that there are people who are put in positions of authority because they’re good talkers, but they don’t have good ideas. It’s so easy to confuse schmoozing ability…

Sept. 1, 2014

I just have a hard time with small talk. My friend Jocelyn says I’m too quiet, but I’m really not quiet. I just tend to come across that way to new…

Aug. 31, 2014

Blessed are those who do not fear solitude, who are not afraid of their own company, who are not always desperately looking for something to do, something to amuse themselves…

Aug. 30, 2014

What makes a partner’s personality uplifting and generative? Intimacy. Introverts are not into small talk. We want to share emotions, feelings and ideas. Not just any emotions or feelings or…

Aug. 29, 2014

There is a tremendous difference between alone and lonely. You could be lonely in a group of people. I like being alone. I like eating by myself. I go home…

Aug. 28, 2014

I don’t believe anything really revolutionary has ever been invented by a committee… I’m going to give you some advice that might be hard to take. That advice is: Work…

Aug. 27, 2014

In the past HSPs [highly sensitive people] have been called shy, timid, inhibited, or introverted, but these labels completely miss the nature of the trait. Thirty percent of HSPs are…

Aug. 26, 2014

Introverted children may not be as demonstrative as extroverted children. They love and value you, but they may not talk about it as much. Accept your temperament and your child’s….