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Introverts

I am an introvert.  The Myers-Briggs test tells me that, and I feel it in my bones.

Choralist has linked to this wonderful article on introverts.  I’m reposting much of it here.

These common misconceptions, and the attendant explanations, are pretty descriptive of me.

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10 Myths About Introverts

In late-2008, I was lucky enough to discover a book called, The Introvert Advantage (How To Thrive in an Extrovert World), by Marti Laney, Psy.D. It felt like someone had written an encyclopedia entry on a rare race of people to which I belong. Not only had it explained many of my eccentricities, it helped me to redefine my entire life in a new and productive context. Continue reading Introverts