Introvert Quote of the Week: April 27

This might just be every introvert’s dream:

The truth is that you often feel more lonely in a crowded room than when you’re by yourself. What you really want is to have a meaningful conversation with someone you truly connect with. Or better yet, you’d relish the comfort of sitting with someone in silence — someone who you don’t need to explain yourself to because they just get you.

Michaela Chung, Alone, But Not Lonely: 7 Steps To True Connection For Introverts

Jenn Granneman is the founder of and the author of The Secret Lives of Introverts: Inside Our Hidden World. Jenn is a contributor to Psychology Today, HuffPost, Susan Cain’s Quiet Revolution, Upworthy, The Mighty, The Muse, Motherly, and a number of other outlets. She has appeared on the BBC and in Buzzfeed and Glamour magazine. Jenn started Introvert, Dear because she wanted to write about what it was like being an introvert living in an extrovert's world. Now she's on a mission: to let introverts everywhere know it's okay to be who they are.