15 quotes to help you embrace your loneliness

View my original post on Thought Catalog. Sometimes even though we surround ourselves with people, we still feel alone. Loneliness is the human condition. It usually happens when we feel isolated and misunderstood. Although loneliness holds a negative connotation, and is often associated with depression, it’s not entirely bad. Below are 15 quotes to help … More 15 quotes to help you embrace your loneliness

20 quotes INFPs will instantly relate to

View the original Introvert, Dear article here.  INFPs are healers and dreamers. They see the world for what it could be, and they inspire others with their imagination and compassion. However, it’s not easy being an INFP personality type. As an INFP, you may feel like the world doesn’t understand or appreciate your individuality. You … More 20 quotes INFPs will instantly relate to

10 contradicting things about INFPs

View my original article at Introvert, Dear.  The INFP personality type can feel like a walking paradox. Why is this? Well, it’s because the INFP’s cognitive functions often contradict each other. For instance, although INFPs are Perceivers (which means they prefer an adaptable lifestyle), they lead with a Judging function, Introverted Feeling (which is concerned with establishing … More 10 contradicting things about INFPs

A letter to any INFPs who have ever felt misunderstood

Find my original article at Introvert, Dear.  Dear fellow INFP, I’m writing this letter to remind you that your gifts and talents are valuable, even though at times you may feel like the world does not appreciate you. INFPs tend to be wallflowers: we possess a quiet, shy demeanor. However, that’s only how we appear … More A letter to any INFPs who have ever felt misunderstood

INFP or ISFP? 7 ways to tell them apart

Find my original article at Introvert, Dear. INFPs and ISFPs are both individualistic, sensitive, caring, and highly creative individuals. Although they are both Introverted Feelers (Fi), their main difference is their auxiliary function. INFPs use Extroverted Intuition (Ne) as their auxiliary, which enables them to pick up on and interpret possible meanings behind external data. ISFPs, on the other hand, use Extroverted … More INFP or ISFP? 7 ways to tell them apart

5 ways highly sensitive introverts can be more assertive

Find my original article at Introvert, Dear. It’s not uncommon for highly sensitive people (HSPs) to struggle with being assertive, as in, standing up for one’s rights and values in a constructive and calm way. Due to their quiet demeanor, people may talk over them and disregard their feelings and viewpoints. Because HSPs can be … More 5 ways highly sensitive introverts can be more assertive