I’m done putting my needs on the back burner. If people want to call me “grandma” for going home early, then so be it.
In the same way that we honor our needs of hunger and thirst, we deserve to honor our needs as introverts.
Make sure your extroverted roommates understand that you don’t just want quiet time — you need it.
Sensitive introverts are empathetic guides who have hard-won wisdom to share.
Speaking up for yourself can be intimidating. However, choosing to tolerate an unwanted situation is often worse.
When you volunteer, it’s about finding the right balance between the role and honoring your introvert needs.
Give yourself full permission to hermit away: Turn off phone notifications, ignore emails, and abandon unfinished projects.
If you’re a people-pleasing introvert, you may pretend to agree with others even when you don’t. I grew up…
Standing boldly in support of a better world often clashes with my introverted personality, which just wants to stay home and read a book.
When there’s an introvert and an extrovert in a friend group, a clash is bound to happen.