Sept. 22, 2014

Perhaps we interact with others differently than extroverts do. Perhaps we don’t want to be the life of the party, or see a different friend every night, or join a happy-go-lucky gang. That doesn’t mean that there is no place in our hearts for other people.

Sophia Dembling, Why Introverts Don’t Always Want To Be Alone

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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.