Personal Stories and Essays by Introverts

It’s easy to feel misunderstood as an introvert. That doesn’t mean you’re alone — and these firsthand stories prove it. Browse all of our anecdotes, essays, and personal stories from introverts below.

I live within


After spending many years around groups of people, I began feeling as drained as the Energizer Bunny on empty. At 22-years-old, the all too familiar question of who am I?…