Parents – Why Do You tell Your Kids to be more outgoing?


“I’ve always felt like there was something wrong with me, like I needed to change in some way.”bild (6)In 2013, I published my book about introverts. The quote above comes from an email that arrived in my Inbox four days later. And there’s been many more letters since then, all giving voice to the same basic idea. The contents of these letters speak loudly for a group of people who don’t much enjoy speaking loudly.
These are the stories of quiet children, who spent their formative years being urged to “be more outgoing” by adult authority figures. Läs mer