I used to think I was a scientist: all logic, and reasoning, good grades and smart choices. Now, I'm starting to think I might be an artist after all.
How do you find the energy to socialise when so many other things are already draining you?
For introverts, who tend to find social situations tiring and feel the need to recharge afterwards, the idea of living with strangers and being surrounded by tens of thousands of other students can seem particularly daunting. But that doesn't mean they can't enjoy or make the most out of freshers' week.
I always thought I was a classic, textbook definition introvert. I feel far more comfortable just sitting here on my laptop, in my own little world, than socialising with a large group of people: it's just so much easier. In fact, in my first week of university I found myself in a bit of a panic, worrying… Continue reading The Lonely Introvert