Oct. 22, 2014

You need what you need, and whether what you need is solitude, or to go home, or to just say no or set any other boundary you feel you need, no one should be able to convince you that you’re not justified.

Sophia Dembling, What To Say When You Want Some Alone Time

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Jenn Granneman is the founder of IntrovertDear.com 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. For most of her life, Jenn felt weird, different, and out of place because of her quiet ways. Now she's on a mission: to let introverts everywhere know it's okay to be who they are.