extroversion

The Extrovert Ideal

The Extrovert Ideal

I was always a quiet child who enjoyed being friends with a few people rather than many. I still like to listen and to write more than to speak. But society, on a large scale, and my teachers, on a smaller scale, taught me from a young age that that is not how you are supposed to be. A short list of things they told me to be includes: outgoing, discussion-loving, social, and, simply, louder.