Tag Archives: introversion

Thank you to all the extroverts who have ever adopted me

Growing up, I was a shy kid. Not entirely avoidant or especially socially inept, but more… timid and reserved (why isn’t there a good antonym for outgoing?). If anything, from carefully observing the interactions of my peers, I figured out … Continue reading

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I love chemistry. But how do I LOVE CHEMISTRY!!!!(?)

I’m at the point in my college experience when I’ve applied to, been accepted to, and visited some great graduate schools, and now I have just two weeks to decide where I may spend the next 4.5 – 6 years … Continue reading

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“I’m okay, you’re okay—in small doses.”

A couple days ago, I came across this article in The Atlantic (read it here), titled “Caring for Your Introvert,” and subtitled “The habits and needs of a little-understood group.” An article about and written by an introvert. I’ve never … Continue reading

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