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One Hundred Years of Quietude

I’m a quiet person. Reserved. Soft spoken. A result of introversion and a lisp, I suppose.

I can’t recall the last time I yelled. I would certainly fail out of primal scream therapy.   350 more words


What my Daughter Taught me About Introverts

My daughter, who is now 19-years old, is an introvert through and through.  She grew up with classmates that constantly remarked on how “shy” she was, which in turn, made her stick her head even further into her shell.   581 more words

Love is essential; gregariousness is optional.

– Susan Cain


Quiet: Appreciating introversion

Challenge: Read 28 books (10 of 28)

Date: April 9, 2014

Location: Toronto, Ontario

I took on reading Quiet: The Power of Introversion in a World that Won’t Stop Talking… 361 more words


Quote of the Week: Kenneth Samples

I’m a socially awkward, pensively contemplative person who finds it easier to hug books than people.

— Kenneth Samples

Quote Of The Week

The Reasons I May Seem Unfriendly

I’ve been thinking about this a lot lately, mostly because of all the therapy and meetings with my doctor that I have had over the past couple of months. 1,240 more words

Of Chicken Feet and Quiet Nights In

So, we’ve known each other for 7 weeks now, which is like a decade in real life years. We’ve had our highs (like that time I had 137 views in one day), and lows (like that time I reread a post after I published it and realized it was riddled with grammatical errors). 1,103 more words