A good read, and an apt description of my inner life and needs.
I am an introvert. The Myers-Briggs test tells me that, and I feel it in my bones.
These common misconceptions, and the attendant explanations, are pretty descriptive of me.
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