Sept. 14, 2014

In looking inward first, introverts can be viewed as more independent-minded than extraverts. In many respects, introverts trust themselves more than they trust the world.

Dr. A. J. Drenth, My True Type

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Jenn Granneman is the founder of and the author of The Secret Lives of Introverts: Inside Our Hidden World. She also cohosts The Introvert, Dear Podcast and blogs for Psychology Today. For most of her life, Jenn felt weird, different, and out of place because of her quiet ways. She writes about introversion because she doesn’t want other introverts to feel the way she did.