Hands: [Furiously typing] Mind: “YEAH I’M GONNA FINISH THIS THING IN ONE SHOT—” [*DISTRACTION!*] Silence. Stillness. … Mind: “…now what was I doing again?” If that happens to you often, congratulations, you have Easily Distracted Syndrome, a.k.a. “Squirrel!” Syndrome! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SSUXXzN26zg This is from the animated movie Up; I love that movie. 🙂 Generally I can…… Continue reading Do You Have “Squirrel!” Syndrome?
You’re super talkative. You’re the life of the party on your side of the table. People come to you for advice and you do advise them (in about, oh, 1000 words instead of 100). You welcome any newbie in your work team and proceed to spend 15 minutes to tell everything a newbie should know…… Continue reading The (Outgoing!) Introvert and Me
Imagine this: One fine weekend you meet up with a friend for a day in the shopping mall for [insert purpose here]. You’d much rather stay at home and [insert preferred hobby here], but for social and friendship purpose, you decide to go along with the plan. As you arrive at the mall, the floors…… Continue reading The Highly Sensitive Person and Me