It Turns Out Introverts Need Social Enrichment, Too

A brief meditation on how I misunderstood myself and how I now know better.

Photo by Amelia Wahyuningtias on Unsplash

“Well, all the introverts are probably thriving right now, but pity the extroverts,” was a sort of accepted evaluation of life during 2020.

As an introvert, I felt like I should be thriving during the lockdown. I’m not a misanthrope, but I’ve always been able to entertain…



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Odessa Denby

Odessa Denby


Professional writer and editor, former expat. Conscientious lifestyle and relationships, mental health, and the arts. Instagram: des_the_crafty_fox