The Anxious Introvert Series

Goodbye Pickett! The Extraordinary Life of a Guinea Pig and Her Owner

Just over a week ago, I said goodbye to one of my little Guinea Pigs for the last time. Pickett had been mysteriously losing weight over the course of a few weeks, and when I took her into the vet, they did an x-ray and found that she had a tumor spreading through her chest… Continue reading Goodbye Pickett! The Extraordinary Life of a Guinea Pig and Her Owner

productivity, self-care

A Short Post on Productivity – For Those Who REALLY Don’t Want to Do Anything Today

I do not want to write this post. I DO NOT WANT TO WRITE THIS POST. I. DO NOT. WANT. TO WRITE. THIS POST. PERIOD. As I sat down to write this post, this was the only thing going through my mind. Don't get me wrong - I absolutely love writing. But some days, I… Continue reading A Short Post on Productivity – For Those Who REALLY Don’t Want to Do Anything Today

Christian, Inspiration, mental health, self-care, The Anxious Introvert Series

Sensitive Communication with Insensitive People: A Guide

One of the things I struggle with on a daily basis is the fact that while I may be an extremely sensitive person, a lot of the people I encounter on a daily basis are not. This doesn't mean that they are rude or mean or even careless - it just means that our standards… Continue reading Sensitive Communication with Insensitive People: A Guide

Christian, Inspiration, self-care, The Anxious Introvert Series

The New Normal: Anxiety and Adjusting to a Brave New World

The world has changed. One could argue that the world is always changing - but it is impossible to ignore how drastically everything has changed for everyone in just a few months. And now that we are starting to re-emerge from our shelter-in-place lives, there are so many questions that need to be answered. I… Continue reading The New Normal: Anxiety and Adjusting to a Brave New World

Entertainment, self-care, The Anxious Introvert Series

5 Questions to Ask Before Arguing Online

Here on the Anxious Introvert we actively avoid engaging in polarizing conversations, because we believe in content that is uplifting and encouraging for everyone, not just those who actively believe what we believe. As writers, this is something we practice in our day-to-day lives as well, not just on the internet - but is this… Continue reading 5 Questions to Ask Before Arguing Online