This is also for the introverts; to know that at least one other person understands our plight. A few years ago, Jonathan Rauch over at The Atlantic wrote a great article about Caring for Your Introvert. I got the link from the Your Writing Dept blog on Twitter. Basically, if we look like we want to be left alone, don’t try to “cheer us up,” just leave us alone. We’ll be back before you know it.