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As an introvert, I enjoy reading articles and such on the topic. I believe introversion, like a host of things, is not black and white, but has various shades and tones of gray. No one is an introvert or an extrovert 100% of the time.
One area where I struggle mightily is conversation, and this is where my introvert tendencies are strongest. I am not much of a talker, and I do not posses the gift of gab. And small talk? Forget it! This article spoke to the anxiety I often feel and provides tips for how to overcome this challenge.
To my fellow introverts, is casual conversation a challenge for you? And for those who love us, does this lack of conversational skill drive you crazy? Let me know your thoughts!
Many introverts struggle with verbal communication. The introvert advantage in conversation has to do with subtlety. With a few small tweaks introverts can make great conversationalists.