Happily Introverted

Happily Introverted

Extraverts prefer schmoozing and social life because such activities boost their mood. But introverts are depleted by too much external stimulation, instead thriving on reflection and solitude.

The American Psyche: Tipping Toward Solitude?

I'm never bored when I'm alone.

Susan Cain’s Quiet: Is Asian American silence “golden”?

QUIET plays on stereotypes of Asians, potentially causing harm not understanding

The Need to be Alone

Many of us find and express our deepest selves in solitude.

Why Can’t Introverts Be Leaders?

Are extraverts really better leaders? Can an introvert be a good leader?

Introverts Are Not Failed Extroverts

Upending the stereotypes about introverts.

Susan Cain’s Quiet: The Introvert Apocalypse!

Quiet: a worthwhile read, but problematic in particulars

The Happy Loner

Should we be wary of loners or people who can’t be alone?

What is the Simplest Strategy to Increase Your Well-Being?

When choosing activities to feel good, think about effectiveness and efficiency.

Every Day Is Independence Day, and Interdependence Day

One out of many: Balancing the seesaw of independence and intimacy

Unfettered: The Quest for Solitude and Wide Open Spaces

Can we make a little space for solitude in the midst of heavy commitments?

Why Do Women Love The Bad Boy?

A real Bad Boy causes an internet sensation.

Introverts, Extroverts, and Habit Change

Habit change advice from Planet Introvert

A Quiet Rant on Shyness and Introversion: Readers React

Shyness & Introversion: The underlying issue is the bias against quiet types.

Introvert, Know Thyself Above All

Come out as an introvert, but do not let the label define you.

How to Unleash Your Creativity and Find Inspiration Today!

How to deal with creative or mental blocks and be inspired.