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Celebrating Extroverts!

In the past, I think many of us introverts can agree that we were very easily misunderstood. The world’s ideal was that of the extroverted, outgoing personality. Introverts are associated with words such as “quiet” and “reserved” which – for … Continue reading

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2017: You Arrived Just When I Needed You

2017. What a year you have been. You’ve given me so much and yet have confused me so much. Sometimes I don’t know if I should thank you or run away from you. Do I love you or do I … Continue reading

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Social Hangover Leads To Some Very Deep Thoughts

For those who haven’t heard of the term Social Hangover, it is basically a ‘hangover’-like feeling caused by over-socialising. Sometimes it’s called an Introvert Hangover because it commonly affects us introverts, as it takes more of our energy when it … Continue reading

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Socialising vs Socialising?

Certain kinds of socialising take a lot out of me. Big crowds and a lot of noise overwhelm me. But somehow it never stops me from choosing to experience it every once in a while. Part of it is because … Continue reading

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“I’m Not Really A Party Girl”

“I’m not really a party kind of a girl…” I used to say it almost apologetically. As if a wave of shame washed over me every time I uttered those words. “What do you mean you don’t like parties?” “I … Continue reading

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The Thoughts Of My Anxious Mind

I’ve always struggled with social situations. While I think I’ve gotten better, it can still be difficult for me, especially if there’s a lot of people (1 or 2 feels like my optimum). I like to think that, on the … Continue reading

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Thoughts From Sitting in a Coffee Shop Alone

A few weeks ago, I ventured into the city next door. I had plans to meet a friend there but because of train times, I would end up arriving much earlier than expected. I needed something to pass the time. … Continue reading

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